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Program #21097RJ
27 Days | 26 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
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.
Frances from Berkeley, CA Number of programs attended: 18
Date attended: 12/07/12 - 01/02/13
Website seems to me to be OK!

Bob from Madison, WI Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 12/07/12 - 01/02/13
Overall great value! Good ports of call with several reasonably priced excursions in each. At sea lectures were exceptional. Generous mix of high quality workshops and entertainment while at sea. Two RS guides (Nick & Zeke) are an asset to the organization. RS custom excursion to Cuzco and Machu Picchu exceeded my expectations. Half of the RS group, including me, was travelling solo. Group ensured that all were included. Three cautions. IT staff is great but the internet is $16/hour and has very limited access during common use hours. Latin America is not elderly or handicapped friendly. No ramps or handrails; lot of cobblestone and dirt roads. Many excursions use modes of transportation (e.g., old school busses, open back of pickup trucks) that might be difficult for those with mobility limits. Ship had a lot of difficulty getting passengers on and off the ship without significant delays. If you accept these challenges, as a part of the price of travel, enjoy the cruise – I did.


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