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Program #17262RJ
8 Days | 7 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.
Start of Program
Feb 21, 2013
7 p.m. Welcome Dinner
You will be staying at the Posada de La Aldea that night.
Location: San Miguel de Allende, Gto.
Nearest city or town: Guanajuato
Nearest airport: Leon/Bajio International Airport
Transportation to site: PROGRAM ONLY and Participants who do not participate in the Geronimo Staffed Group Transfer due to flight arrival times not permitting: Process through Immigration, Baggage Claim and Customs. Locate a porter in the airport for directions to the Taxi Stand located inside the Airport. The transfer from El Bajio Airport (Leon, Gto.) to the hotel in San Miguel de Allende is handled in three (3) travel segments. FIRST TRAVEL SEGMENT: Taxi transfer from Bajio Airport to the Guanajuato Public Bus Station. This transfer is approximately 35 minutes and costs $35.00 USD per person approx. SECOND TRAVEL SEGMENT: Public Bus transfer from Guanajuato Public Bus Station to San Miguel de Allende Public Bus Station. This transfer is approximately 1 hour 20 minutes and costs $10.00 USD per person approx. THIRD TRAVEL SEGMENT: USE ATTACHED TAXI SLIP #2 FOR THIS TRAVEL SEGMENT (found in prep mat #2 ) Taxi transfer from San Miguel de Allende Public Station to the Hotel in San Miguel de Allende. This transfer is approximately 10 minutes and costs $5.00 USD per person approx. Participants who purchased the Standard Road Scholar Program, but are unable to transfer on the Group Motorcoach due to flight arrival time, will be reimbursed bus and taxi fare by Geronimo.

End of Program
Feb 28, 2013
Immediately following 8 a.m. breakfast
You will be staying at the Hotel Mexico Plaza the night before.
Location: Guanjuato, Gto
Nearest city or town: Leon
Nearest highway: Highway 45
Nearest airport: Bajio International Airport
Transportation to site: Taxi service is available from Hotel Mexico Plaza to the Airport.
Type: Hotel

Description: Hotel Posada de la Aldea is located in the picturesque and historic city of San Miguel de Allende.

Contact info:
Calle Ancha de San Antonio #11 Zona Centro
San Miguel de Allende, 37700 Mexico
phone: +011+52 -415-152-1022
web: www.naftaconnect.com/hotellaaldea

Room amenities: Private baths, cable TV , phone

Facility amenities: Gardens, pool, conference room, lounge

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Hotel

Description: This quaint hotel set on a hill top overlooking down town Guanjuato and is within walking distance of the City.

Contact info:
Carretera Panoramica San Javier
Guanjuato, Gto, 36020 Mexico
phone: +011-52-473-102-3000
web: www.mexicoplaza.com.mx

Room amenities: Cable TV; Frigo Bar, Coffee Maker and Micro; In room Telephone

Facility amenities: Spa and Gym; AC; 24-Hr. Security. Restaurant and Bar plus meeting facilities on property.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: $130-$150
Participants must make own reservations for additional night lodging

Check out time: 12:00 PM

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

at no additional cost on this date ...
7 nights of accommodations
16 meals: 7 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners
13 Expert-led lectures
14 Field trips


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