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Adventures Afloat: Yangtze River: Waterways and Landmarks of China

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Program #6071RJ
19 Days | 18 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
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. 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.
Karen from San Jose, CA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 10/06/13 - 10/24/13
The itinerary is the best and extremely comprehensive. The tour leader is wonderful and the best I've ever experienced.

Lizabeth from Oakland, CA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/01/13 - 09/19/13
This trip was extremely beautiful. Spending time visiting homes of local families and traveling through the Yangtze and Li Rivers were the highlights of our trip. Accommodations were better than expected, especially our upgrade on the Victoria Cruise. Thank you for such a memorable time.

Susan from Lyme, CT Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 05/05/13 - 05/23/13
This was an extraordinary trip combining the usual tourist attractions with side trips to the homes of Chinese people and into the countryside as well as demonstrations of local industries, music and traditional Chinese art. Our small group was congenial and our guides were first rate. I not only learned much about China but, more importantly, have come to a greater understanding of its history and people. Many thanks to all who contributed to this wonderful experience.

Claire from Pembroke Pines, FL Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 05/05/13 - 05/23/13
Road Scholar trip to China was the trip of a lifetime. To truly see a country undergoing massive change that due to its huge population will attract attention in the entire world. And they are eager to learn about America....very welcoming and loving older people. I was stopped many times to take my picture and on the Great Wall 2 Chinese young woman each took my arm and laughly helped me to the top of the wall hill.....

John from Tonopah, NV Number of programs attended: 9
Date attended: 04/14/13 - 05/02/13
our trip, Yangtze River:Waterways and landmarks of China April 14 to May 2, 2013, was a fantastic trip. Everything was first class from the weather,the places visited, the programs, our super nine person group, to our caring, thoughtful guide Lin Hu . Highly recommend this wonderful trip. John and Susan Terras Tonopah, Nv

William from Kansas City, MO Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 10/07/12 - 10/25/12
Outstanding, and truly bargain priced.


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17 nights of accommodations
48 meals: 17 breakfasts, 15 lunches, 16 dinners
5 Expert-led lectures
18 Field trips
20 Hands-on experiences
4 Performances
4 Flights during the program

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