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ARGENTINA / CHILE / BRAZIL / URUGUAY

Adventures Afloat: Around the Horn: Argentina, Chile and the “End of the World”

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Program #15589RJ
25 Days | 24 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
Dec 7, 2013
Arrivals to the international airport in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Hotel check-in starts at 3 p.m.
You will be staying at the Olinda Rio Hotel that night.
Location: Rio de Janeiro
Transportation to site: Airport taxi counters are available just outside the secured Baggage Claim/Customs area of the International Airport in Rio de Janeiro. The airport company will give a set price for the transfer based on the hotel location. The fare can be prepaid with either U.S dollars or in reais (cash or credit card). The receipt ticket must be handed to the driver when boarding the taxi.

End of Program
Dec 29, 2013
Departures from the international airport in Santiago, Chile. Day room check-out by 6 p.m. on departure day.
You will be staying at the Hotel Ritz Carlton - Santiago the night before.
Location: Santiago
Transportation to site: Taxi services are available at the hotel. If you wish to make use of this service, please ask for assistance at the hotel front desk.
Type: Hotel

Description: The architecture of the Olinda Rio Hotel is one of the highlights of this beachfront property, located on Copacabana's Atlantic Avenue. Its charming atmosphere takes us back to the Rio de Janeiro of the 1940s while its modern instalations provide all the comforts we have come to expect in the 21st century.

Contact info:
Avenida Atlantica 2230
Copacabana
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
phone: +55 -21-21599000
web: www.olindariohotel.com.br/

Room amenities: All rooms have en suite bathrooms and hair dryer, air conditioning, direct telephone lines, cable TV, private safe, electronic keys, minibar, and wireless/cable internet.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, bar, room service, laundry services, concierge services, Wi-Fi, and beach towels for guests.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: 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.

Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: The Ritz-Carlton is a 5-star property located in Santiago's prestigious El Golf neighborhood. The hotel has 205 guest rooms and suites including 49 Club Level rooms, 3 Club Suites, and 12 Executive Suites.

Contact info:
Calle El Alcalde No. 15
Las Condes
Santiago, Chile
phone: +56-2-2470 8500
web: http://www.ritzcarlton.com

Room amenities: Rooms have private bathrooms, in-room safe, mini bar, clock radio, Internet access, plasma TV, and phones with voice mail.

Facility amenities: Restaurants, bars, 24-hour room service, health and fitness center overlooking the Andes Mountains and the city, conference rooms, indoor pool and Jacuzzi, spa services, business center, and complimentary newspapers and magazines for guests.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: Subject to availability.
Room types and rates are subject to hotel availability. Please contact the program provider, Holbrook Travel, at 1-800-866-7111 or roadscholarprograms@holbrooktravel.com for assistance with additional hotel nights.

Check out time: 12:00 PM

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22 nights of accommodations
66 meals: 22 breakfasts, 22 lunches, 22 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
20 Field trips
1 Performances

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