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11 Days | 10 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.
Kristan from Davis, CA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/01/15 - 09/11/15
A Fantastic tour--great variety, fascinating insights--brought to life by native guides.

Mary Catherine from Aurora, IL Number of programs attended: 14
Date attended: 09/01/15 - 09/11/15
This is an excellent program. Conway Davies is an outstanding instructor. His vast knowledge of Wales, great sense of humor, and boundless energy were so impressive!

Kathryn from Albuquerque, NM Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 07/14/15 - 07/24/15
A great educational tour through Wales. Every aspect of the trip was perfect. Wales is a beautiful and historic country and we learned so much about Welsh history.

John from Albuquerque, NM Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 07/14/15 - 07/24/15
If you are interested in an appreciation of the country and an understanding of the people of Wales, along with humor, lots of information and great food, this program may be for you.

Robert from Fresno, CA Number of programs attended: 6
Date attended: 09/02/14 - 09/12/14
No Visit to Great Britain would be complete without visiting Wales with Conway Davies as you guide. You'll be surprised as to what you'll learn and smile about on this trip. You'll hate for it to end.

Ruth from San Francisco, CA Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 09/02/14 - 09/12/14
I agree with my fellow travelers that this was an exceptional tour - and those fellow travelers had a lot to do with it. Everything was great - I wanted to see the country where my grandfather was born, and I not only did that, and learned much about it, but I found the very place. This trip was not only educational but entertaining! I highly recommend it.

Kathryn from Lady Lake, FL Number of programs attended: 8
Date attended: 09/02/14 - 09/12/14
This tour was everything I hoped it would be and more. We saw more and learned more about Wales than I expected. I would love to do it all over again!

Clyde from Hillsborough, NC Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/02/14 - 09/12/14
We enjoyed the program in Wales so much that we're ready to go again!

Cathy from Lees Summit, MO Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/02/14 - 09/12/14
I highly recommend this tour of Wales. I enjoyed every minute of the lectures, museum and library visits, and visits to ancient sites. The leader and instructor were both exceptional and provided my group with wonderful experiences and memories.

Nancy from Firenze, Number of programs attended: 6
Date attended: 09/02/14 - 09/12/14
I just got back from the Road Scholar program in Wales and I would recommend it to anyone interested in British history, the Welsh language or literature, geology, arts and crafts, music. An entertaining and informative tour of the lesser known areas of Wales. A great experience!

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9 nights of accommodations
25 meals: 9 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 9 dinners
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