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Road Scholar
Program #9901RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
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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
Mar 24, 2014
Arrivals at Tocumen International Airport in Panama City, Panama. Hotel check-in starts at 3 p.m.
You will be staying at the Hotel Amador
Country Inn & Suites
that night.
Location: Panama City
Transportation to site: Taxi services are available at the Tocumen International Airport in Panama City. For information about the airport transportation options, please consult the airport's official website: www.tocumenpanama.aero/

End of Program
Mar 29, 2014
Departures from Panama City's Tocumen International Airport in Panama. Hotel check-out by 11 a.m.
You will be staying at the Crowne Plaza Hotel the night before.
Location: Panama City
Transportation to site: Taxi services are available at the hotel. Please ask for assistance at the hotel's front desk.
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Hotel

Description: Modern hotel located at Fort Amador, on the boardwalk overlooking the entrance to the Panama Canal and the Bridge of the Americas.

Contact info:
Amador Avenue & Pelicano Avenue
Panama City, 00000 Panama
phone: +5072114500
web: www.countryinns.com/panamacanalpan

Room amenities: Air conditioning, balcony, cable TV, coffee maker, microwave oven, and data ports for Internet/fax.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, pool, jacuzzi, laundry services, health club, spa services, tennis courts, meeting rooms, and tour desk.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Subject to change.
Additional nights subject to hotel availability.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Hotel

Description: Modern hotel located approximately 2 miles from downtown Panama City.

Contact info:
Ave Manuel Espinosa Batista
Panama City, 000000 Panama
phone: +507-2065500
web: www.crowneplaza.com

Room amenities: Air conditioning, cable/satellite TV, coffee maker, hair dryer, mini refrigerator, iron/ironing board, and Internet access.

Facility amenities: Pool, restaurant, tour desk, Internet cafe, business center, fitness center, laundry/dry cleaning services, and gift shop.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: Price subject to availability.
Type of accommodations and rates are subject to hotel availability. Please contact the program provider at 1-800-866-7111 or roadscholarprograms@holbrooktravel.com for assistance in booking additional nights.

Check out time: 11:00 AM

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5 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
1 Expert-led lectures
6 Field trips

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4.8
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