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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.
Mary from Fountain Valley, CA Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 03/01/15 - 03/06/15
A delicious experience in a beautiful setting for cultural education!

Chris from Honolulu, HI Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/07/14 - 09/12/14
Been to Greece, going to Greece, or just have an interest in Greece, take a class at St Nicholas Ranch.

Carolyn from Salem, OR Number of programs attended: 4
Date attended: 03/02/14 - 03/07/14
Lovely site, Excellent all Greek food, Interesting program and introduction to Greek Orthodox faith as well as Alexander and Greek philosophers.

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