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GRAND MANAN ISLAND, NEW BRUNSWICK

Fundy Spring and Fall Migrations: Birding on Grand Manan Island

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Program #5377RJ
7 Days | 6 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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 18, 2014
5:30 p.m. in Hotel Lounge for a Pre-Dinner Reception.
You will be staying at the Marathon Inn that night.
Location: Grand Manan Island, NB
Transportation to site: Inn provides a pick up service (Sunday only) from Saint John, N.B., must arrive in Saint John by 11:30 AM to connect; prebooking necessary, cost $70.00 per person round trip includes ferry ticket, call 1-888-660-8488 to arrange or email mhl@nbnet.nb.ca.

End of Program
May 24, 2014
Program ends after breakfast. Check out time is 11:00 a.m. Hotel shuttle departs at 6:45 a.m. for the first morning ferry.
You will be staying at the Marathon Inn the night before.
Location: Grand Manan Island, NB
Transportation to site: Inn provides return service to Saint John (Saturday only); departs at 0700 from Grand Manan as is ferry dependant. Do not book flight out prior to 11:00 AM Saturday.
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Inn

Description: The Marathon Inn is everything you would expect of a hotel originally built over a century ago by a retired sea captain. The Inn has been well maintained over the years and has recently been refurbished. It still retains the charm and leisurly living of another age. Antiques and period decor complement the mood. You will be welcomed and served with gracious hospitality during your stay. The rooms are sun-clean and inviting with private bath.

Contact info:
19 Marathon Lane
Grand Manan, NB E5G 3A4 Canada
phone: 888-660-8488
web: www.marathoninn.com

Room amenities: private bath, hair dryers

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

Additional nights before: $74.00- $109.00 Canadian
Pre-booking required.

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Type: Inn

Description: The Marathon Inn is everything you would expect of a hotel originally built over a century ago by a retired sea captain. The Inn has been well maintained over the years and has recently been refurbished. It still retains the charm and leisurly living of another age. Antiques and period decor complement the mood. You will be welcomed and served with gracious hospitality during your stay. The rooms are sun-clean and inviting with private bath.

Contact info:
19 Marathon Lane
Grand Manan, NB E5G 3A4 Canada
phone: 888-660-8488
web: www.marathoninn.com

Room amenities: private bath, hair dryers

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

Additional nights after: $74.00- $109.00 Canadian
Pre-booking required.

Check out time: 11:00 PM

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
6 nights of accommodations
17 meals: 6 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 6 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
7 Field trips

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4.8
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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