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6 Days | 5 Nights
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding, and rewarding, programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Meals: 12 total, 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinners

The following meal choices available when requested in advance: Low Fat; Low Salt; Vegetarian.

If you have dietary restrictions due to medical requirements, please call (800) 454-5768, to see if we can accommodate your needs.

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Roosevelt Campobello International Park: Campobello Island, 5 nights
Type: Other

Description: Accessible to bridge from Lubec, Maine. This International Park offers 2,800 acres of natural charm with beaches, hiking trails, bogs, lighthouses. Campobello was the "Beloved Island" to Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt where they spent their summers in the now famous Red Cottage. The Park's Visitor center, as well as the local library and churches, offer lots of information for history buffs.

Contact info:
459 Route 774
Campobello Island, NB E5E 1A4 Canada
phone: 506-752-2922
web: www.fdr.net

Room amenities: All rooms are clean, comfortable, and spacious. Many rooms offer lovely views of the sea or trees and fields. There is daily maid service for each room.

Facility amenities: Four vintage cottages, built at the turn of the century with beautifully furnished living rooms, dining rooms and sitting rooms. All except Hubbard Cottage have a TV in the living room. Meals are served in the dining room at Prince Cottage. Cottages can accommodate from 6 to @ 20 people. It is a short walk or drive from all cottages to Prince Cottage, where most lectures and meals are held.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Bathroom: One room in Hubbard Cottage has a vintage bathroom with claw-foot tub, and no shower. Most other rooms have ensuite baths with a tub/shower combination.

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Check out time: 12:00 PM

The prices listed for commercial services and facilities that are not included in the program cost, such as airport shuttles or extra nights lodging, are subject to change without notice. Since Road Scholar cannot guarantee the accuracy of these prices, we strongly suggest contacting the companies directly for the most up-to-date information.

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5 nights of accommodations
12 meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinners
11 Expert-led lectures
4 Field trips
1 Performances


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