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Program #21255RJ
10 Days | 9 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 7, 2014
A light lunch is served in the hotel at lunchtime.Welcome meeting in the hotel at 5:00pm.
You will be staying at the King James (formerlyThistle) Edinburgh. that night.
Location: Edinburgh.
Nearest city or town: Edinburgh.
Nearest airport: Edinburgh.
Transportation to site: The airport is about eight miles (12km) west of the city centre. We advise taking the Airlink 100. This express bus service runs from the airport to Waverley Bridge (near Princes Street and the main rail and bus stations). It runs every 10 minutes and takes 25 minutes to Waverley Bridge. A single in 2013 was GBP3.50.

End of Program
May 14, 2014
After breakfast which ends at 10:00am. Check out is by 11:00am. Some departures may leave before breakfast.
You will be staying at the King James (formerlyThistle) Edinburgh. the night before.
Location: Edinburgh.
Transportation to site: Reverse first location directions.
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Located just off Princes Street a short walk from major attractions.

Contact info:
107 Leith Street.
Edinburgh., EH1 3SW. UK:Scotland
phone: +44 870 333 9153.
web: www.thistle hotels.com

Room amenities: Satellite television, radio, direct dial telephone, tea and coffee making facilities, hairdryer. High speed internet access.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, bars, BT Openzone wireless internet.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: TBC
For additional pre and post program accommodations, please contact Road Scholar Travel Services at (800) 241-1404 or via email to travelinfo@roadscholar.org

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Type: Three-Star Hotel

Description: Located just off Princes Street a short walk from major attractions.

Contact info:
107 Leith Street.
Edinburgh., EH1 3SW. UK:Scotland
phone: +44 870 333 9153.
web: www.thistle hotels.com

Room amenities: Satellite television, radio, direct dial telephone, tea and coffee making facilities, hairdryer. High speed internet access.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, bars, BT Openzone wireless internet.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: TBC
For additional pre and post program accommodations, please contact Road Scholar Travel Services at (800) 241-1404 or via email to travelinfo@roadscholar.org

Check out time: 11:00 AM

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6 Expert-led lectures
9 Field trips
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