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Program #14812RJ
10 Days | 9 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
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.
Anne from Kingwood, TX Number of programs attended: 4
Date attended: 12/08/12 - 12/18/12
Spectacular opportunity to be at one with nature, learn from the naturalists and photo experts and challenge oneself in snorkeling, kayaking, hiking, photography opportunities. Being the only people on each island we explored was a unique opportunity. It's one of the best Road Scholar programs I've been on. Anne Kingwood, TX

Philip from Leander, TX Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 12/08/12 - 12/18/12
This trip has to be on everyone's top three. The Galapagos Islands are a very special place on earth. As I hiked and rode around on the zodiac, I had this strange feeling that I was part of a unique experiment about life. A vacation? Sure. But something happens to you that is hard to explain. Answers to questions that you may have not even know you were asking somehow become very clear. To go to a place that is asking to be left alone and to allow nature to provide, take away, and evolve is something that cannot be found elsewhere. I highly urge everyone to make this trip and see for yourself. Oh yeah...the ship, the staff, the agenda, the food, the people, the equipment...all top notch and without question the best. Do this trip....you will no regret it.

Richard from Fairbanks, AK Number of programs attended: 9
Date attended: 12/08/12 - 12/18/12
This trip was a great opportunity to see and learn more about a part of the world I would not otherwise reach. It provided some realities to the philosophical and theoretical background of my professional field in an enjoyable way.


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