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Program #12187RJ
19 Days | 18 Nights
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s 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.
Nancy from Asheville, NC Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/16/13 - 10/04/13
I am a very independent introvert and was concerned just how a tour would work for me. What a wonderful time we had on this tour!! My individuality and needs were totally respected. The choices of where we visited taught me to trust that even if I had heard nothing about a place or thought it wouldn't interest me that there were indeed very fine reasons Road Scholar had chosen them. I can't say enough for this trip. It far exceeded my expectations and then some. If you can just do one program in a lifetime, do this one.

Frances from Madison, WI Number of programs attended: 13
Date attended: 04/30/13 - 05/18/13
This program was above and beyond my expectations. I recommend it to anyone interested in an overall view of Britain.

Michael from New Market, MD Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 04/30/13 - 05/18/13
I would highly recommend traveling with Road Scholar if you would like a worry free highly educational, well organized, fun, adventurous trip. The sights are amazing, the instructors fun and educational, the support staff phenomenal, fellow travelers are very interesting, food and hotels are great, and transportation on the coach excellent. This was our first trip and we will certainly do more.

Patricia from Sioux City, IA Number of programs attended: 11
Date attended: 10/01/12 - 10/19/12
Totally terrific program!

Dale from Eagan, MN Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 10/01/12 - 10/19/12
We just completed the Quintessential Britain program, It was excellent and was presented as advertised by Road Scholar.

Sondra from Hamden, CT Number of programs attended: 4
Date attended: 09/03/12 - 09/21/12
Can't agree more with Debbie and Phil. We were very lucky with weather and compatible group. Leaders were the best!

Deborah from Kempton, PA Number of programs attended: 9
Date attended: 09/03/12 - 09/21/12
Debbie from PA: Everything was excellent about this program including very little rain to hamper our learning experience. Excellent leader and presenter. Learned a lot about Great Britain. Excellent food.

Philip from Hamden, CT Number of programs attended: 4
Date attended: 09/03/12 - 09/21/12
This is an excellent introductory trip to the UK providing great insight into the history, beauty and culture of the country

Diane from Ellicott City, MD Number of programs attended: 10
Date attended: 06/11/12 - 06/29/12
Despite rain on 17 out of 18 days, we had an excellent trip. Very comprehensive itinerary--I gained a great understanding of Great Britain, its people, and its history. Peter, our guide, is a walking encyclopedia of knowledge. He is enthusiastic, fun and showed a real interest in the participants. He was extremely well organized. The accommodations were comfortable and convenient and the food plentiful.

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17 nights of accommodations
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