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Walking the Czech Republic: A Cultural Journey

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Program #10546RJ
11 Days | 10 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
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
May 16, 2014
Vienna Airport: Meet your group by 11:00 AM for the group transfer to Hlohovec (approx. 1.5 hours). (Hotel check-in is at 2:00 PM.)
You will be staying at the Hranicni Zamecek Hotel that night.
Location: Hlohovec
Nearest city or town: Breclav
Nearest airport: Vienna
Transportation to site: It is possible to take a train from the airport to one of the train stations in Vienna, and then change trains to go to Breclav. It takes about 1 hour and 30 minutes, and costs approx. 800 CZK (40 USD). Go to the information desk at the airport to inquire about the best routing. From Breclav, take a taxi to the hotel. It takes about 20 minutes and costs approx. 405 CZK (20 USD).

End of Program
May 25, 2014
Prague, Czech Republic. After breakfast on the last day. (Hotel check-out is at 11:00 AM.)
You will be staying at the Clarion Hotel Prague Old Town the night before.
Location: Prague
Transportation to site: Taxis are available for travel from the Clarion Hotel Prague Old Town to the airport. It will take approx. 1 hour and costs 807 CZK.
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: Situated in the premises of the Little Border Chateau, the four-star Hranicni Zamecek Hotel is surrounded by the beautiful landscape of the Lednice-Valtice area. The environs of the hotel are a paradise for ornithology, entomology, fishing, hunting and mushrooming.

Contact info:
Hlohovec u Breclavi c. 16
Hlohovec 16, 69143 Czech Republic
phone: +420 519 354 354
web: www.hranicnizamecek.com

Room amenities: Each room has a satellite television, telephone, radio, mini bar, free wireless Internet access and hair dryer at reception.

Facility amenities: The hotel offers a restaurant, lounges, coffee shop, fitness center, sauna, outdoor swimming pool, wine cellar and free wireless Internet access throughout the hotel.

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

Elevator: Yes

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

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: The Clarion Hotel Prague Old Town is located in the unique atmosphere of Prague's historical center. Luxurious interior decor and modern amenities ensure a comfortable stay, and within walking distance are the Old Town Square, the Astronomical Clock, the old Jewish Cemetery and the Charles Bridge - to name a few!

Contact info:
Hradebni Street 9
Prague 1, CZ-11000 Czech Republic
phone: +420 296 398 162
web: www.clarionhotelpragueoldtown.com

Room amenities: Each room has a satellite television, telephone, air conditioning, mini bar, safe, coffee & tea making facilities, free wireless Internet access and a hair dryer.

Facility amenities: The hotel offers a restaurant, bar, laundry services, computer corner in the lobby and free wireless Internet access.

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 making hotel reservations for additional non-program nights. (800) 241-1404

Check out time: 10:00 AM

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9 nights of accommodations
26 meals: 9 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 9 dinners
11 Expert-led lectures
14 Field trips
2 Performances

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