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CHATTANOOGA, TENNESSEE

Chattanooga For Grands: Trains, Mountains, Underground Waterfall, Space Center & Aquarium Sleepover

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Program #17691RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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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.
Jane from Dayton, OH Number of programs attended: 73
Date attended: 06/22/14 - 06/27/14
The week offered many different subjects all of which were presented in age appropriate manner for the children. There was good organization that offered free time for the children to socialize during swim time conveniently located. We all enjoyed!!

Judy from Comfort, TX Number of programs attended: 8
Date attended: 06/22/14 - 06/27/14
Carol was a great program director. The program was educational and fun. I enjoyed it as much as my granddaughter did. I would highly recommend this program.

Andrew from Fort Worth, TX Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 06/22/14 - 06/27/14
The program at Chattanooga is very well structured and presented. The kids learn a great deal and have sufficient time to meet one another.

Cynthia from Cozad, NE Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 06/23/13 - 06/28/13
We enjoyed the Chattanooga trip with our grandsons very much. The area is beautiful, historical, and "user friendly."The presenters were interesting, and the coordinator Carol Burton was outstanding.

Marilyn from Baton Rouge, LA Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 07/14/13 - 07/19/13
This was a beautiful trip--well-planned, well-organized and well led. Carol Burton was a wonderful host, always smiling and enjoying herself along with all of us. We did have a great bunch of folks, grandparents and grands alike. I think all of us enjoyed being together and sharing all the experiences.

Sara from Concord, NC Number of programs attended: 9
Date attended: 07/14/13 - 07/19/13
Had a great time at the Chattanooga for Grands intergenerational trip. Well organized with a variety of fun activities.

Nancy from Antioch, IL Number of programs attended: 33
Date attended: 07/07/13 - 07/12/13
Chattanooga had been a town we drove through on the way to Florida. We always thought Rock City and Ruby Falls were tourist traps. How wrong we were!! My 11 year old grand niece and I had a terrific time. The aquarium sleep-over was a highlight for her as was the Challenger Learning Center. Carol is a terrific coordinator who relates well to both children and adults. The Choo-Choo Hotel is a perfect choice for the program. The food was quite good and had something to offer both the kids and the grands. The kids loved the option of three swimming pools. The free downtown shuttle across the street was convenient and easy to use. Our group had 9 boys and 7 girls and they all appeared to have a great time and how could they not...trains, space mission, cave, swinging bridge, optional climbing wall and tight crevices at Rock City, aquarium sleep-over, interesting lectures and tours, carousel carving visit, swimming pools with a waterfall and much more. If you are flying, you may want to contact Carol about borrowing a sleeping bag so you don't have to take one on the plane for the sleep-over.

Anne from Dallas, TX Number of programs attended: 6
Date attended: 06/23/13 - 06/28/13
If you are looking for a chance to bond with your grandchild around varied interesting activities in an historic location, this is the program for you.

Nancy from Fargo, ND Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 06/16/13 - 06/21/13
My grandson and I thoroughly enjoyed our time in Chattanooga. Rock City, Ruby Falls, the amazing Aquarium, our ride on the Duck, the historic hotel, the quality of those with whom we interacted, the ease of getting around the Downtown area with public transportation--all contributed to a wonderful travel/learning experience for us. Carol is a fabulous facilitator, and I appreciated her attention to detail and the wonderful way she accommodated everyone's needs. Truly delightful!

Carolyn from West Seneca, NY Number of programs attended: 0
Date attended: 06/16/13 - 06/21/13
This program is great for train buffs, history buffs and anyone who likes aquariums. It has a lot to offer for grandparents and their grandkids. The group leader was very knowledgeable, friendly and on a scale of 1-10 was a 15! We all enjoyed it and Chattanooga is a warm and welcoming city!

Gertrude from Highlands Ranch, CO Number of programs attended: 23
Date attended: 06/16/13 - 06/21/13
Here's an Intergenerational Program that is ideal for 9 to 12 year olds as well as interesting to their grandparents. Lots of variety offered and Chattanooga is a great setting. I will recommend it highly to other grandparents. Trudy Kriese

John from Memphis, TN Number of programs attended: 7
Date attended: 06/16/13 - 06/21/13
The program included things of interest for adults and of interest/education for the grandchildren. The small size was good, and the leader would be hard to beat.

Ann from Chester, AR Number of programs attended: 17
Date attended: 07/15/12 - 07/20/12

A wonderful program. My grandson loved every minute of it. Chattanooga is a great city to visit.
Be aware that there is no longer a "youth coordinator" and you will be responsible for your grandchild 24/7 except for the aquarium sleep-over.












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5 nights of accommodations
12 meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinners
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6 Field trips
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