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12 Days | 11 Nights
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.
Carol from Wellington, FL Number of programs attended: 6
Date attended: 02/11/15 - 02/22/15
We have been on many Road Scholar trips and this exceeded our expectations. The hotel was lovely and we can't say enough about the ship. Our guide, Dorothy, was amazing and provided us with a very personal view of these beautiful islands. We could not have done this on our own. Am still there in my head!

Caroline from Lexington, KY Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 02/11/15 - 02/22/15
our first experience of French Polynesia was terrific thanks to roads scholars!

Leandra from Venice, CA Number of programs attended: 7
Date attended: 10/15/14 - 10/26/14
Don't miss this once in a lifetime experience. If you are an active person who wants to snorkel, swim, kayak, eat delicious food, and learn about the life in and history of French Polynesia, this is the trip for you. We were expertly escorted by our extraordinary multicultural guide, Dorothy Levy, who took special care to make sure we were all healthy, happy, and heartily welcomed.

Phyllis from Edison, NJ Number of programs attended: 13
Date attended: 10/15/14 - 10/26/14
Great Trip to learn the history, culture, and beauty of French Polynesia from the green mountains to swimming in the beautiful blue water.

Connie from Folsom, CA Number of programs attended: 6
Date attended: 02/12/14 - 02/23/14
If you've already been to Hawaii, but tropical sun & beaches are still calling you, then take this adventure! Specifically, go with Elizabeth Delorme, as your professional, knowledgeable guide! She enhances the experience with her passion; her multi-lingual use & sharing; her world travel stories; her high energy; her friendship and her smiles! Elizabeth's professional relationships with island guides spilled over to respect, & we benefited through the quality of our experiences on every island. We had full island tours; swimming with sharks & sting rays; yes...basket weaving,too; drinks served in the water at a beach; OK...and shopping...So many fun things, including RELAXING! I enjoyed this trip tremendously and could write on & on & on, but, hopefully, you get the idea...so, go & experience it all for yourself!!

Robert from Madison, WI Number of programs attended: 8
Date attended: 02/12/14 - 02/23/14
I highly recommend this exceptional experience: the luxurious ship, the friendly staff, the French and Polynesian food, the quality of the presenters, snorkeling, the rich history and diversity of the four islands, and the RS group coordinator. It is all here. This is a very nice way to get rid of the winter blahs.

Lillian from Las Vegas, NV Number of programs attended: 8
Date attended: 02/12/14 - 02/23/14
The French Polynesian islands are beautiful & very interesting. The cruise is not like any other cruise I've ever been on,. There were almost as many in the crew as there were passengers, & they were very obliging.

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10 nights of accommodations
30 meals: 10 breakfasts, 10 lunches, 10 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
11 Field trips
4 Hands-on experiences
7 Performances
2 Flights during the program


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