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Four Jewels: Sequoia, Kings Canyon, Yosemite and Death Valley National Parks

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Program #4352RJ
9 Days | 8 Nights
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.
Kathy from Westminster, CO Number of programs attended: 4
Date attended: 09/20/13 - 09/28/13
This trip is a wonderful introduction to these four National Parks, plus Mono Lake, Manzanar, and Lone Pine/Alabama Hills. If you've never been, this is a great way to see them and perhaps discover where you might want to spend more time on another trip. What a great road trip! (We logged over 1400 miles.)

Mary Jo from Oneida, NY Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 09/20/13 - 09/28/13
You won't regret choosing this program! Even if you have visited some of these sites before, you'll gain a new perspective. Well organized, thorough, fun, beautiful. I actually hated to see the trip end!

Marion from Stamford, CT Number of programs attended: 19
Date attended: 09/20/13 - 09/28/13
Must see and do this trip.

Howard from Sarasota, FL Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 10/05/12 - 10/13/12
The program, as a whole, was an excellent learning experience and an enjoyable visit to three outstanding national parks. The program leaders were knowledgeable and skillful guides and most of the instructors enhanced the program. The only real negative was the lodging at Sequoia and King's Canyon which was not up to Road Scholar standards.

Robert from East Lansing, MI Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 10/05/12 - 10/13/12
If you haven't seen these three jewels before, this is a great way to be introduced to them. The program was fun, entertaining, education and very well presented.

Barbara from Berlin, MA Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 09/21/12 - 09/29/12
We have just completed our 4th program with Road Scholar! We are becoming fans of adventuring with great leaders who energize, educate, and expand our horizons.

Janet from Whitesboro, NY Number of programs attended: 4
Date attended: 09/07/12 - 09/15/12
This was undoubtedly an amazing trip! These are certainly "Three Jewels" of the National Park System.

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8 nights of accommodations
22 meals: 8 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 6 dinners
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