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BEGINS IN: FAIRBANKS, ALASKA

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Program #17292RJ
12 Days | 11 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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
Aug 3, 2013
6:00 p.m.at Springhill Suites in Fairbanks, Alaska
You will be staying at the Springhill Suites that night.
Location: Fairbanks, Alaska
Nearest city or town: Nenana, Alaska
Nearest highway: Parks, Steese, Elliot, Alaska Highway
Nearest airport: Fairbanks International

End of Program
Aug 14, 2013
9:00 a.m. at Breeze Inn in Seward, Alaska
You will be staying at the Breeze Inn the night before.
Location: Seward, Alaska
Nearest city or town: Anchorage
Nearest highway: Seward Highway
Nearest airport: Anchorage International
Type: Hotel

Description: In Fairbanks we are staying in one of the newest and fanciest hotels in town. The hotel is located in the heart of downtown Fairbanks overlooking the banks of the Chena River. Shops, museums, restaurants, small museums and historical sites are all within easy walking distance.

Contact info:
575 First Avenue
Fairbanks, AK 99701 USA
phone: 907-451-6552
web: www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/faish-springhill-suites-fairbanks/

Room amenities: All rooms are suites. Queen beds or better. Sofa, armchair, desk, mini-fridge, coffee maker, hair dryer, ironing board, television with cable, desk, and free high-speed internet access are available.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $156 per night, plus an 8% tax
If you want to arrive early or stay over after the program ends, the Springhill Suites is offering a special Road Scholar rate. BASED UPON AVAILABILITY, the cost for a room is $156 per night, plus an 8% city bed tax. To make reservations, you may either call Becky Brown at 907-273-3724 or make the reservation through e-mail. The address for e-mail is rebecca.brown@nmsusa.com. Be sure to mention that you are with the Fairbanks Road Scholar program when making your reservation.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Hotel

Description: Located right in the heart of downtown Seward, overlooking the small boat harbor.

Contact info:
1306 Seward Highway
Seward, AK 99664 USA
phone: 907-224-5237
web: www.breezeinn.com/index.php

Room amenities: Private bathroom, television, telephones, desk

Facility amenities: Dining room and lounge

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

Elevator: Yes

Check out time: 11:00 AM

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
12 nights of accommodations
30 meals: 11 breakfasts, 10 lunches, 9 dinners
10 Expert-led lectures
10 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances
2 Flights during the program

Ratings

4.9
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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