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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.
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.
Charles from Mankato, MN Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 10/04/15 - 10/10/15
This was a program that drew together diverse topics--pueblo life present and past, ballooning, art, and other things. Lisa was a witty, informative, and effective leader. A great option for those who want to get up close with these this subject.

Bonita from North Hollywood, CA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 10/04/15 - 10/10/15
I had the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta on my "bucket list" for a long time. I can cross it off now! A great experience, with a great tour leader, good food, nice hotel, and interesting experiences, especially the Balloon Fiesta itself - it was breathtaking. This was my first Road Scholar trip, but not my last.

Mary from Crest Hill, IL Number of programs attended: 10
Date attended: 10/04/15 - 10/10/15
My friend and I tacked on this program at the end of another Road Scholar tour. I was mildly interested in the Balloon Fiesta. This program exceeded my expectations. Our time at the Balloon Fiesta was very exciting. It is an experience not to be missed!

Delores from Normandy Park, WA Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 10/03/15 - 10/09/15
What a great experience, fantastic balloon ascensions, super guide and transportation all rolled into one exciting program.

Ronald from Jacksonville, FL Number of programs attended: 15
Date attended: 10/03/15 - 10/09/15
Excellent way to see the Balloon Festival with good accommodations and transportation and guide.

Audree from Easthampton, MA Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 10/05/14 - 10/11/14
I have to say that the Hot Air Balloon Fiesta was fantastic. Road Scholar promised and delivered a great experience. Met a wonderful group of people who seemed to enjoy it as much as I did. Will definitely travel with Road Scholar again!

Arlene from Clearlake, CA Number of programs attended: 7
Date attended: 10/05/14 - 10/11/14
This was one of the best Road Scholar trips we have made. Our leader was excellent, accommodations were great, our lectures were outstanding, trips to sites were well planned and informative. The balloons were spectacular.

Perry from Moline, IL Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 10/05/14 - 10/11/14
350 balloons of great color and variety made for a fantastic week and included a wonderful program about New Mexico's history and culture.

Connie from Santa Cruz, CA Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 10/05/14 - 10/11/14
I was thoroughly satisfied with your Program and would visit Albuquerque again with Road Scholar.

Sally from Renton, WA Number of programs attended: 14
Date attended: 10/05/14 - 10/11/14
One of the best Road Scholar experiences I've had. Delightful! To be so close to the accending balloons was amazing. Fun! Fun! Fun!

Eileen from Port Orange, FL Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 10/05/14 - 10/11/14
This was a wonderful program, EVERYTHING was great. Do not miss this one.

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6 nights of accommodations
16 meals: 6 breakfasts, 1 brunch, 4 lunches, 5 dinners
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9 Field trips


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