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Program #14491RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
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.
Williams from Seattle, WA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 02/22/15 - 02/27/15
This program has many things going for it. We stayed in one hotel the whole time, the Crowne Plaza in Ventura and didn't have to move and the tours were interesting and various including mission tours, museum visits, National Park hikes and city walking tours. The location is beautiful too, being right on the beach where there's a long promenade on which you can walk or bike on one of the bikes for rent at the hotel.

Krista from Duarte, CA Number of programs attended: 0
Date attended: 08/10/14 - 08/15/14
This Ventura program is very diverse and intensely interesting. It is greatly enhanced by the lovely oceanside hotel.

Jean from Dallas, OR Number of programs attended: 7
Date attended: 02/23/14 - 02/28/14
enjoy a great location, and all the best it has to offer, with art, government, history and nature.

Cat from Sacramento, CA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 08/11/13 - 08/16/13
I am still talking about this trip to everyone I know and a couple of friends are signing up for next year - It was the perfect getaway and John our leader was the very best in accommodating our every needs. The group of 26 travels from all over the US was a treat to meet while enjoying our daily dinners at the Crowne Plaza!

Jeanne from Citrus Heights, CA Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 05/19/13 - 05/24/13
It was a great program! Each day was a different experience but all were good. I especially enjoyed the Anacapa Island. The food was wonderful and we had a great leader. I would very much recommend this program.

Linda from San Diego, CA Number of programs attended: 9
Date attended: 05/19/13 - 05/24/13
Excellent program which included some of Nature's best and Man's ingenuity of design. Road Scholar proved it's flexibility by being able to quickly switch day adventures to accommodate Nature's weather. Impressive, as Anacapa Island was the highlight of the trip. Linda, San Diego

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4 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 5 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
6 Field trips


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