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Program #11573RJ
8 Days | 7 Nights
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Start of Program
Aug 22, 2013
Sponsored by Northern Arizona University. Arrivals and check-in at the hotel after 3:00 PM. On site registration in the hotel meeting room from 4:30-5:15 PM.
You will be staying at the Alexis Park Resort that night.
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Nearest airport: McCarran International Airport, Las Vegas.

End of Program
Aug 29, 2013
Las Vegas McCarran Airport, 1:00 PM; Followed by a stop at the starting hotel.
You will be staying at the Bryce Canyon Lodge the night before.
Location: Departures
Type: Hotel

Description: Welcome to the Alexis Park All Suite Resort, one of the most exciting resorts in Las Vegas. The Alexis Park All Suite Resort is the premiere all-suite, non-gaming resort in Las Vegas. Unrivaled in its Las Vegas Strip proximity (directly across the street from the Hard Rock Hotel) the Alexis Park All Suite Resort features all the hotel amenities along with casual boutique hotel services. From the moment you arrive at this oasis in the sun, you will experience all that makes Alexis Park All Suite Resort a special place to stay. Here, you’ll love strolling through the lush courtyard gardens surrounded by winding pathways that lead you to three sparkling pools.

Contact info:
375 East Harmon Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89169 USA
phone: 702-796-3300
web: www.alexispark.com

Room amenities: The Alexis Park All Suite Resort was the first non-gaming resort property in Las Vegas. With a long history of boutique experiences and guests, the hotel has been providing quality hotel service and hosting events in Las Vegas for several decades. Guests may stroll beautifully landscaped gardens to access a variety of relaxing and stylish choices in accommodations. All Hotel Suites at the Alexis Park Las Vegas include: Two Telephone Lines; Wet Bar; Refrigerator; 32" Flat Screen with Pay Per View Movies WIFI available for $12.99 per 24 hour period, per device.

Facility amenities: The Alexis Park All Suite Las Vegas Resort is your oasis in the sun. Here, you'll enjoy walking along the lush courtyard garden pathways that lead you to our three sparkling pools. The Alexis Park All Suite Resort offers one-on-one personalized service, tropical landscaped grounds and FUN....LOTS OF IT. Resort Amenities include: Free Computer, internet, printer in lobby; Wifi for a fee in rooms; Three Sparkling Swimming Pools; Exercise Room; Alexis Gardens Restaurant; Pegasus Bar & Lounge Meeting & Banquet Service. All Guests of Alexis Park have access to Room Service, Guest Services, Free Safe Deposit Boxes and Business Center Services. Free Airport Shuttle: Leaves Hotel on the hour from 7 AM to 9 PM (except 10AM, 2PM, and 6PM on Fri, Sat and Sun), arrives at airport approximately 30 minutes later. Call Hotel once you have your luggage: 702-796-3300 or 1-800-582-2228.

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

Additional nights before: $90.00 for dbl, $65 for single
Based on availability, participants can book 3 days prior to program start date and/or 3 days after program end date at contracted suite price of $90 per night double occupancy or $65 per night single occupancy.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Lodge

Description: The Bryce Canyon Lodge building is a charming, timber and rock lodge Designed by Gilbert Stanley Underwood in the 1920's. Bryce Canyon Lodge - the only "in-park" lodging at Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah! It is here that delicacy of form unites with brilliancy of color. From sunrise to sunset, the changing scenes pass before you in vivid reds, yellows and purples. Watch as light plays upon rock, immersing you in a dazzling light show. It's one of Mother Nature's masterpieces and it's all yours to explore from just outside your door! Completely renovated to its original rustic 1920s elegance - down to replicas of the lodge's original hickory furniture - this beautiful "in-the-park" lodge is on the National Historic Register. They are within a short walk to both the rim and the lodge. This quiet and relaxed atmosphere, without televisions, allows the guest to get reacquainted with nature. Fine dining is available in the main lodge. The motel unit was built in 1986 in the same rustic style as the original lodge. Each room has 2 queen-size beds, full bath and private porch or balcony.

Contact info:
Bryce Canyon NP
Bryce Canyon, UT 84717 USA
phone: 435-834-5361
web: www.brycecanyonlodge.com

Room amenities: All rooms feature private porch or balcony, phones, radio alarm clocks, coffee maker, hair dryer, and oscillating fan. No TVs will encourage you to experience your stunning surroundings. All guest rooms are non smoking.

Facility amenities: This incredible facility offers easy access to the beauty of Bryce canyon with hiking trails on site as well as Nature Preserves/ Trails on site. Enjoy delicious meals served at the fine Dining Restaurant at Bryce Lodge, open daily, 6:30 am - 9:30 pm, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Casual attire. Meals served: Breakfast: 6:30 am - 10:30 am; Lunch: 11:00 am - 3:30 pm; Dinner: 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm. Shopping, 24 hour Front Desk, Post / Parcel Services, Self serve guest laundry.

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

Check out time: 11:00 AM

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7 nights of accommodations
20 meals: 7 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 6 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
12 Field trips


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