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Program #20816RJ
15 Days | 14 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
May 16, 2014
Berlin, Germany. Program starts at 4:00 PM with an introductory excursion to the city followed by an orientation to the program at the hotel.
You will be staying at the Berlin Mark Hotel that night.
Location: Berlin
Transportation to site: Take a taxi from the airport to the hotel. It costs approx. 30 Euro, and takes about 30 minutes. Take bus 109 towards S+U Zoologischer Garten via Kurfürstendamm. Get off at U Uhlandstr. and walk 5 minutes to the hotel. Walk down Kurfürstendamm and turn right onto Meinekestraße. This will cost approximately 3 Euros and will take about 30 minutes.

End of Program
May 29, 2014
Munich, Germany. After breakfast on the last day.
You will be staying at the Carat Hotel Munich the night before.
Location: Munich
Nearest highway: A8 Motorway, A9 Motorway.
Nearest airport: Franz Josef Strauss Airport Munich.
Transportation to site: From the Carat Hotel Munich, walk to the München Karlsplatz station. Take the S1 Commuter train towards München Flughafen Terminal. The train ticket will cost approximately 10 Euros.
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: The Berlin Mark Hotel is situated centrally in Berlin's West City in Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf, just a few steps from the famous Kurfuerstendamm. Located in a side street off Ku’Damm, there are many major Berlin sights within walking distance, such as the Zoo, the Gedaechtniskirche, Käthe Kollwitz Musuem and the KaDeWe (Kaufhaus des Westens) department store. A subway station can also be found nearby.

Contact info:
Meinekestraße 18-19
Berlin, 10719 Germany
phone: +49 30 97808360
web: www.berlinmarkhotels.de/en/berlin

Room amenities: Each room features a minibar, telephone with voicemail, iron and ironing board, clock radio, television, wireless Internet access (for a fee), hair dryer, complimentary newspaper, and complimentary toiletries.

Facility amenities: This hotel features a 24-hour front desk, restaurant and bar, snack bar and deli, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning and laundry services (for a fee), wireless Internet access (for a fee), safe-deposit boxes at the front desk, currency exchange, room service, and use of a nearby fitness center (complimentary).

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: N/A
Please contact Road Scholar Travel Services if you would like assistance making hotel reservations for additional non-program nights. 1-800-241-1404.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: The Carat Hotel Munich is located in the city center, close to Marienplatz and the main railway station. The pedestrian zone and many places of interest can all be accessed easily on foot. The Sendlinger Tor underground station is only 200 meters from the hotel, with connections to the following locations; Main railway station: 2 minutes, Marienplatz: 2 minutes, Olympic center: 13 minutes, New Exhibition Center/ICM: 18 minutes, airport: 45 minutes.

Contact info:
Lindwurmstrasse 13
Munich, D-80337 Germany
phone: +49 89 230 380
web: www.carat-hotel-muenchen.de

Room amenities: Each room has a television, telephone, mini bar, wireless LAN (for a fee) and a hair dryer.

Facility amenities: The hotel offers a bar, 24-hour front desk, newspapers, terrace, safety deposit box, room service, laundry and dry cleaning services, wireless Internet hotspot in public areas (free of charge) and Internet access with printing facility in the lobby.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: N/A
Please contact Road Scholar Travel Services if you would like assistance in making hotel reservations for additional non-program nights. 800-241-1404

Check out time: 10:00 AM

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Included
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13 nights of accommodations
34 meals: 13 breakfasts, 10 lunches, 11 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
18 Field trips
2 Performances
1 Flights during the program

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