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Program #19580RJ
18 Days | 17 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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 5, 2013
Program starts at Orientation before dinner at the program hotel in Beijing on day 2.
You will be staying at the Qianmen Jianguo Hotel that night.
Location: Beijing
Nearest airport: Beijing International Airport
Transportation to site: A group arrival transfer is organized for all participants who purchased an air inclusive program and arrive on the group date. Program Only Participants can take the group transfer as long as their flight arrives at or around the same time as the group.

End of Program
Jul 21, 2013
Program ends after breakfast at the program hotel in Moscow on day 18.
You will be staying at the Hotel Park Inn Sadu the night before.
Location: Moscow
Nearest airport: Sheremetyevo International Airport
Transportation to site: A group departure transfer is organized for all participants who purchased an air inclusive program and depart on the group date. Program Only Participants can take the group transfer as long as their flight departs at or around the same time as the group. Or book a taxi from the hotel to the airport which is at least one hour one-way.
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: Originally built in the 1950s, this modernized hotel is located in a traditional district south of Beijing's famous Chan An Avenue and short distance from many of Beijing's historic and monumental sites, including Tian'anmen Square, the Temple of Heaven, and the Forbidden City. It also maintains a well-known theater devoted to nightly performances of Beijing Opera.

Contact info:
175 Yonggan Road, Xuanwu District
Beijing, NA 100050 China
phone: +86 -10-6301-6688
web: www.qianmenhotel.com

Room amenities: Air-conditioning, satellite television, free room non-wifi internet access, international direct-dial telephone, safe-deposit box, mini-bar, laundry service, coffee- and tea-making facilities. All rooms are non-smoking.

Facility amenities: Four restaurants with Western and Chinese cuisine, rooftop bar, business center, fitness center, beauty salon, Liyuan Peking Opera theater.Wi-Fi is available in the hotel lobby with free cost.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Contact CAEE for pricing
Additional nights pre-program can be arranged by your Program Provider.

Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: Moscow's four-star Park Inn Sadu is modern and centrally located in the historic heart of Moscow within walking distance of the Kremlin and Red Square. The Polyanka metro station, Cathedral of Christ the Savior, and the Tretyakov Gallery are also just a short walk away.

Contact info:
17 Bolshaya Polyanka Street
Moscow, NA 119180 Russia
phone: +7-495-644-4844
web: http://www.parkinn.com/hotelsadu-moscow

Room amenities: WiFi internet, telephone, satellite TV, minibar, safe, hairdryer, A/C with individual climate control.

Facility amenities: The hotel's restaurant, Cafe Sadu, offers international cuisine and the bar serves cocktails and coffee. Hotel offers meeting facilities and high-speed internet.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: Contact MIR for prices
Additional nights pre-program can be arranged by your Program Provider.


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16 nights of accommodations
45 meals: 16 breakfasts, 14 lunches, 15 dinners
6 Expert-led lectures
16 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences
4 Performances

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