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Program #16955RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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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.
Roberta from Cranford, NJ Number of programs attended: 19
Date attended: 03/16/14 - 03/21/14
This is my nineteenth Road Scholar/Elderhostel trip. This tri[p was exactly as described.........A get away, no stress, beautiful environment.....and an easy way of learning about this beautiful part of our country.

Cecelia from Timonium, MD Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 03/16/14 - 03/21/14
This trip provides a wonderful overview of some of the highlights of San Diego. Our group leaders and local guides/instructors were most professional and I learned so much about the area. The listening devices made the commentary throughout the trip audible to all. Our group got along very well and we had a wonderful time sharing experiences and prior travel experiences. I highly recommend this trip. It is in a beautiful part of CA and the weather was gorgeous the whole time!

Carolyn from Wichita, KS Number of programs attended: 41
Date attended: 02/23/14 - 02/28/14
We were busy! Had a great time learning things about San Diego. The weather took me out of our cold climate and was a wonder change!

Janice from Mount Laurel, NJ Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 02/02/14 - 02/07/14
This was a fantastic tour; good group leaders and packed with a great balance of active & aesthetic activities - as well as some nice surprises all wrapped in San Diego weather! Great experience & great value (even with single $ surcharge)!

Isabel from Tucson, AZ Number of programs attended: 12
Date attended: 02/02/14 - 02/07/14
This is a great overview of the San Diego area - exactly what I have come to expect from a "signature cities" program. I find them a great way to become familiar with a city that is new to me.

Prissy from Metairie, LA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 04/21/13 - 04/26/13
A Toast to the Best of San Diego was our first Road Scholar trip and we had a fantastic time. We enjoyed visiting all the sights, but especially enjoy making so many new wonderful friends.

Tom & Pris Daly, Metairie, LA

Linda from Chapel Hill, NC Number of programs attended: 9
Date attended: 04/21/13 - 04/26/13
A delightful trip which showed the wonders of the San Diego area, especially the harbor, zoo and aquarium.

Molly from Palos Heights, IL Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 01/13/13 - 01/18/13
IF YOU HAVE A CHANCE TO GO TO SAN DIEGO WITH ROAD SCHOLAR ON THE BEST OF SAN DIEGO BY ALL MEANS GO. IT IS ONE OFTHE BEST TRIPS I HAVE TAKEN.

Irene from Waynesboro, PA Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 01/13/13 - 01/18/13
I just returned from 2 back-to-back programs in San Diego and learned so much more about the area than I knew before. It was a GREAT experience and I enjoyed getting to know others from many different parts of the country. Looking forward to my next adventure! Close [x]

Doris from Green Bay, WI Number of programs attended: 29
Date attended: 01/13/13 - 01/18/13
This was one of the best Road Scholar programs I've attended! I didn't know San Diego had so much to offer and thanks to this program, I've taken many beautiful memories home.

Ernest from Fairfax, VA Number of programs attended: 9
Date attended: 10/14/12 - 10/19/12
This was our eighth Road Scholar program and probably the best, although it's difficult to compare. We would be hard pressed to find any room for improvement. Not only was the program first class in every respect, but even the weather was beautiful. Definitely a five star rating. Lee and Carolyn from Fairfax, VA

Julie from Grand Rapids, MI Number of programs attended: 50
Date attended: 10/14/12 - 10/19/12
This program has a nice balance of lectures and trips that will take you to lots of basic sites in the San Diego area. Comfortable accomodations and a nice balance of meals at the hotel and meals out add to the pleasure of this trip.


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