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Program #19287RJ
6 Days | 5 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.
Joan from Annapolis, MD Number of programs attended: 20
Date attended: 10/12/14 - 10/17/14
If you enjoy history, art, interesting sites and experiences in a great city and you want a fabulous guide-take this trip.

Virginia from Warminster, PA Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 10/12/14 - 10/17/14
Recommend this trip highly. It was fun, and I learned a lot about Pittsburgh and its history.

Larry from Batavia, NY Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 09/07/14 - 09/12/14
This program gives an excellent, comprehensive overview of both Pittsburgh today and its history going back to the 1700s. You'll come away with an entirely different perspective if you think of Pittsburgh as a smoky and dirty industrial city. The group leader, Woody Cunningham, has an amazing breadth of knowledge that he imparts in a most enjoyable manner.

Mary from Omaha, NE Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/07/14 - 09/12/14
Pittsburgh is No Longer an "Ugly Industrial City". Pittsburgh is a Lovely, Cultural and Diverse City with Numerous Excellent Museums, a Fascinating History and Great Institutions of Higher Learning. Ginger Talbot

Charles from Phoenixville, PA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 05/11/14 - 05/16/14
This Program is American History at the Basics with sweet soft tones for to appreciate.

Dale from Royal Oak, MI Number of programs attended: 35
Date attended: 05/11/14 - 05/16/14
An interesting, enlightening experience in a city that is too often under-rated. Fine program!

Pat from Willow Street, PA Number of programs attended: 9
Date attended: 10/13/13 - 10/18/13
Wonderful program! Surprisingly a beautiful city with lots of interesting places to see & things to do. History of city & people there is fascinating.

Nancy from Holland, MI Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 05/12/13 - 05/17/13
the Pittsburgh I never knew is now the Pittsburgh I found fascinating and would revisit to see more of it. this program has something for everyone from flower conservatory to home tours, museums and steel mill tours. free time was spent at PNC park to watch the Pirates play the Brewers. I would call the guide, Mr Pittsburgh, and a more educational and enjoyable host you could not find. nancy from Michigan (note: cheaper parking, half price, one block from Garden Hilton)

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5 nights of accommodations
14 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 4 dinners
8 Expert-led lectures
11 Field trips


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