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Road Scholar
Program #3408RJ
14 Days | 13 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: 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
Oct 21, 2014
Arrivals at the Ministro Pistarini International Airport (EZE) in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Program orientation begins at 4 p.m. at the hotel.
You will be staying at the Dazzler Recoleta that night.
Location: Buenos Aires
Transportation to site: Taxi services are available at the Ministro Pistarini International Airport (aka Ezeiza International Airport). Municipal taxis for Buenos Aires are available outside both terminals at authorised taxi ranks (journey time: 45 minutes). Companies Transfer-Express and Manuel Tienda León operate a chauffeur service between the international airport and downtown Buenos Aires, departing from both terminals.

End of Program
Nov 1, 2014
Afternoon flight from Ushuaia to Buenos Aires (EZE) & international flight connections to US. Internal flight times are subject to change without notification and adjustments will be made accordingly.
You will be staying at the Las Lengas Hotel the night before.
Location: Ushuaia
Transportation to site: The program ends with a flight from Ushuaia to Buenos Aires. Participants will already be at the airport to check-in for their international flights to the US.
Type: Hotel

Description: The Dazzler Recoleta Hotel is located in Buenos Aires’ upscale Recoleta neighborhood, near green spaces, boutiques, shopping malls, and restaurants. The hotel is on the same block as the famous Paseo de La Recoleta and its many restaurants and is also around the corner from the historic Recoleta Cemetery. The Ministro Pistarini – Ezeiza International Airport (EZE) is approximately 18 miles from the hotel and the domestic airport, Jorge Newberry Airport (AEP), is only 5 miles away.

Contact info:
Av. Gral. Las Heras 2161
Buenos Aires, 1113 Argentina
phone: +54 -2058-5556
web: www.dazzlerrecoleta.com/en/

Room amenities: Desk, electric lock, safety deposit box, air conditioning, radiator heating, minibar, cable TV, telephone, bathroom with tub, and Wi-Fi Internet free of charge.

Facility amenities: Wi-Fi in common areas and rooms, buffet breakfast, computers for guest use, massage services, 24/7 front desk, wooden patio deck, room service, bell boy, laundry and dry-cleaning, luggage storage, cradles, local newspaper, wake-up services, mail/courier service, fax/photocopies service, 24/7 emergency medical assistance, and airport-hotel-airport transfer services (additional charges).

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.
Room type and rates are subject to availability. Please contact your program provider at 1-800-866-7111 or roadscholarprograms@holbrooktravel.com for information on additional hotel nights for your program.

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Type: Hotel

Description: Las Lengas Hotel sits on a hill overlooking the Beagle Channel and is within 10 minutes walking distance from Ushuaia's downtown area. The two-storied hotel has 46 guest rooms and modern amenities.

Contact info:
Goleta Florencia 1722
Ushuaia, Tierra del Fuego, Argentina
phone: +54 -2901-423366
web: www.laslengashotel.com.ar

Room amenities: Safety deposit box, heating, phone, cable TV, and private bathroom with hairdryer. Rooms have mountain or water views.

Facility amenities: Business center, 24 hr front desk, restaurant, bar, laundry services, emergency medical service, complimentary WiFi, luggage storage, and parking.

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

Check out time: 10:00 AM

Our Value Promise To You

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Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
11 nights of accommodations
26 meals: 11 breakfasts, 9 lunches, 6 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
9 Field trips
2 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances
3 Flights during the program

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5
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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