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6 Days | 5 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 Bluffton, SC Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 09/20/15 - 09/25/15
Southern hospitality, old-fashion song & dance & comedy revues, wholesome food and family-orientation are descriptions that would apply to this program.

Gene from Indianapolis, IN Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 09/20/15 - 09/25/15
This program is a perfect fit if you enjoy seeing a variety of live musical and comedy shows performed by professionals. Receiving a full experience of the local culture and history. The accommodations are excellent and very convenient.

Virginia from Carrollton, GA Number of programs attended: 53
Date attended: 09/20/15 - 09/25/15
This is such a lovely portion of our nation that it would be good to allow additional time in the Great Smokey Mountains in any season of the year.

Patsy from Dearborn, MI Number of programs attended: 24
Date attended: 09/20/15 - 09/25/15
If family values, God and country are important to you, then this program is for you!

Cheryl from Indianapolis, IN Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 09/20/15 - 09/25/15
Great program for anyone that enjoys singing, dancing, comedy performances! We went to a show every night and during the day heard from performers or the directors of the shows we had seen. A behind the scenes interesting peak! Then we also did a little "brainwork" by visiting Oakridge, Tn which processed the uranium for the atomic bomb; also a fascinating town and museum. Did you know they kept a town of 75,000 people secret for 7 years? Neither did I until this trip. You'll learn that fact and lots more.

Grace from Saint Louis, MO Number of programs attended: 13
Date attended: 10/26/14 - 10/31/14
If you haven't been to High Ridge or Pigeon Forge before or even if you have been - this is the program to indulge. Grace from St, Louis

Carl from Toledo, OH Number of programs attended: 4
Date attended: 10/26/14 - 10/31/14
Had a great time in Pigeon Forge! Presenters and others encountered made me feel welcome.

Alton from Henderson, TX Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 09/28/14 - 10/03/14
This program was very informative and lots of fun. The visit to the "Secret City" was very educational. The hotel was the best and the programs all were great.

Doris from Rockville, MD Number of programs attended: 24
Date attended: 10/27/13 - 11/01/13
God, Family, Country are the important emphasis of this program. If that turns you off, stay home. A little commercial but represents an area trying successfully to keep the family entertainment factor in Pigeon Forge. If you ever thought country and gospel music was not academic go to this week of delightful fun. Gain respect for the complexity of this music business. Visit to Oakridge was great. The Mtns were magnificent.

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5 nights of accommodations
14 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners
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