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E-Bike the Alps: St. Moritz to Verona Using the Newest Trend in Cycling Adventures

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Program #20415RJ
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.
Start of Program
Jul 8, 2013
Zurich Airport. Meet your group at 11:15 AM for the group transfer to St. Moritz (approx. 3 hours). (Hotel check-in is at 2:00 PM.)
You will be staying at the HOTEL SOLDANELLA that night.
Location: St. Moritz
Nearest airport: Zurich
Transportation to site: From the airport in Zurich take a Swiss National Railways train to Chur. From Chur the journey continues on the narrow-gauge Rhaetian Railway (RhB) with its modern, fast trains through twisting tunnels and over vertiginous viaducts. The 400 km (250 miles) journey from the Zurich airport to St. Moritz takes approximately 3 hours and 45 minutes. Take a taxi to the hotel.

End of Program
Jul 16, 2013
Verona, Italy. After breakfast on the last day. (Hotel check-out is at 11:00 AM.)
You will be staying at the Hotel Victoria the night before.
Location: Verona
Transportation to site: From the Hotel Victoria to the airport, take a taxi. Alternatively, you can take a taxi or shuttle bus to the train station (approx. 5-10 minutes), and then take the train to the airport (approx. 20-25 minutes).
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: The theme of the hotel is "your home in St. Moritz" created by the owner of the hotel Urs Degiacomi, and run by him and his brother, Enrico. Hotel is for people who are looking for comfort and tradition. Hotel was built in 1905 and has it's original Art Nouvesu. Ice Bear is the mascot of the hotel and greets each guest as it enters the lobby. Excellent location, 5 minute walk to the center of St. Moritz and the famous Corviglia cable car and views of the lake.

Contact info:
Via Somplaz 17
St. Moritz, 7500 Switzerland
phone: +41818308500
web: www.hotel-soldanella.ch

Room amenities: Private bathroom with bath or shower, telephone, radio, flatscreen satelite TV, i-phone station, free wireless service, safe, minibar, and hairdryer.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, bar, Bacchus wine cellar, spa bath, massage service, foot reflex therapy, and shiatsu therapy.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: N/A
Please contact Road Scholar Travel Services if you would like assistance making hotel reservations for additional non-program nights. (800) 241-1404

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: Located in the town center with a hotel built within a Medieval era building.

Contact info:
Via Adua 8
Verona, I-31121 Italy
phone: +39045590566
web: www.hotelvictoria.it

Room amenities: Private bath,TV, telephone, safe, mini-fridge and bar, AC, warming pot with coffee/tea,

Facility amenities: Lounge, dining room, fitness room, computer room, Wi-Fi, table tennis, and billiard table.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: N/A
Please contact Road Scholar Travel Services if you would like assistance making hotel reservations for additional non-program nights. (800) 241-1404

Check out time: 11:00 AM

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8 nights of accommodations
16 meals: 8 breakfasts, 0 lunches, 8 dinners
6 Expert-led lectures
12 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences

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