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Program #12947RJ
4 Days | 3 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
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
Oct 6, 2013
Program registration is between 4:00-5:00PM in the hotel lobby. Orientation and introductions take place before dinner.
You will be staying at the Hotel Santa Barbara that night.
Location: Santa Barbara, CA
Nearest city or town: Ventura
Nearest highway: Highway 101 passes through Santa Barbara
Nearest airport: Santa Barbara Airport

End of Program
Oct 9, 2013
Please make your travel arrangements so you can join us on a walking field trip to the Santa Barbara Courthouse for a guided to. The program ends when the group returns to the hotel about 11:00AM.
You will be staying at the Hotel Santa Barbara the night before.
Location: Santa Barbara, CA
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Hotel

Description: Step outside the front doors of the Hotel Santa Barbara and discover a tempting variety of world-class shopping, fine dining, cultural venues, superb entertainment and great beaches. The location in the heart of downtown on State Street makes the hotel the perfect starting point for your exploration.

Contact info:
533 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101 USA
phone: 805-957-9300
web: www.hotelsantabarbara.com

Room amenities: Guest rooms are decorated in butter yellows and soft blues, an eclectic California-meets-French Provincial style designed for warmth and comfort. All rooms are air conditioned and non-smoking, and include: High speed wireless internet access; premium pillow-top mattresses; down feather and non-allergenic pillows; extended cable TV & HBO; voice mail; hairdryers & makeup mirror; room safe; iron & ironing board; bottled water; individual climate control; writing desk & chair; and in-room coffee maker. Starbucks coffee is served in the building.

Facility amenities: This gracious 4-story hotel is a smoke-free property with 75 rooms. A Continental Breakfast is available to guests every morning from 7:00 to 10:00AM in the lobby. You'll find a fresh array of pastries, bagels, assorted cereal, hard boiled eggs, seasonal fruit and yogurt. You may make your own waffles or the staff will gladly prepare them for you. Beverages include apple and orange juice, coffee, tea and hot chocolate. Ask for your free morning newspaper at the front desk. In addition to breakfast, seasonal fruit, coffee, hot chocolate, and tea are available 24 hours. A safe deposit box is available at the front desk. The hotel provides dry cleaning and laundry services at a charge. WI-FI INTERNET ACCESS: Free Wi-Fi is accessible in every guest room and in most of the public areas. PARKING: Valet parking is available to all hotel guests at a rate of $7.00/day.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Based upon availability
For reservations, call 1-800-549-9869.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Hotel

Description: Step outside the front doors of the Hotel Santa Barbara and discover a tempting variety of world-class shopping, fine dining, cultural venues, superb entertainment and great beaches. The location in the heart of downtown on State Street makes the hotel the perfect starting point for your exploration.

Contact info:
533 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101 USA
phone: 805-957-9300
web: www.hotelsantabarbara.com

Room amenities: Guest rooms are decorated in butter yellows and soft blues, an eclectic California-meets-French Provincial style designed for warmth and comfort. All rooms are air conditioned and non-smoking, and include: High speed wireless internet access; premium pillow-top mattresses; down feather and non-allergenic pillows; extended cable TV & HBO; voice mail; hairdryers & makeup mirror; room safe; iron & ironing board; bottled water; individual climate control; writing desk & chair; and in-room coffee maker. Starbucks coffee is served in the building.

Facility amenities: This gracious 4-story hotel is a smoke-free property with 75 rooms. A Continental Breakfast is available to guests every morning from 7:00 to 10:00AM in the lobby. You'll find a fresh array of pastries, bagels, assorted cereal, hard boiled eggs, seasonal fruit and yogurt. You may make your own waffles or the staff will gladly prepare them for you. Beverages include apple and orange juice, coffee, tea and hot chocolate. Ask for your free morning newspaper at the front desk. In addition to breakfast, seasonal fruit, coffee, hot chocolate, and tea are available 24 hours. A safe deposit box is available at the front desk. The hotel provides dry cleaning and laundry services at a charge. WI-FI INTERNET ACCESS: Free Wi-Fi is accessible in every guest room and in most of the public areas. PARKING: Valet parking is available to all hotel guests at a rate of $7.00/day.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: Based upon availability
For reservations, call 1-800-549-9869.

Check out time: 12:00 PM

Currently selected:Prices Starting At:
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Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
3 nights of accommodations
7 meals: 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
3 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences

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4.8
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