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GALAPAGOS ISLANDS / ECUADOR / PERU

Adventures Afloat: The Best of the Galápagos and Peru: From Enchanted Islands to Machu Picchu

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Program #18484RJ
17 Days | 16 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
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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
Dec 4, 2014
Arrivals at the Jorge Chávez International Airport in Lima, Peru. Hotel check-in starts at 3 p.m.
You will be staying at the Jose Antonio Hotel that night.
Location: Lima
Nearest airport: Jorge Chaves Lima Callo International Airport
Transportation to site: Taxi transportation is available from the international airport in Lima to the hotel. If you choose to use a taxi, please select a regulated taxi service. Please ask for help at the airport information desk if you require assistance. The Jorge Chávez International Airport in Lima, Peru is located approximately 45 minutes from the arrival hotel.

End of Program
Dec 20, 2014
Departures from Guayaquil's international airport in Ecuador. Hotel check-out by 11 a.m.
You will be staying at the Hotel Oro Verde the night before.
Location: Guayaquil
Transportation to site: Taxi services are available for the transfer from the hotel to the airport. Please ask the hotel's front desk for assistance.
Type: Hotel

Description: Located in Miraflores, an exclusive residential and commercial district, just three blocks from the Pacific Ocean, and within walking distance of shopping, commercial and cultural areas. Close to the best restaurants, parks, cinemas and entertainment places like Larcomar. The Jose Antonio Hotel is at only 30 minutes from the international Airport and 20 minutes from downtown.

Contact info:
Colon 325 Miraflores
Lima, 0000 Peru
phone: +(511) 445-5592
web: www.hotelesjoseantonio.com

Room amenities: Rooms equipped with safe deposit box, cable TV, hair dryer, phone, mini bar, and air conditioning.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, bar, conference room, laundry, pool, gift shop, internet

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Subject to change.
Subject to availability and at a supplemental cost.

Type: Hotel

Description: Oro Verde Hotel Guayaquil is a member of The Leading Hotels of the World in Ecuador. Strategically located in the downtown commercial and banking heart of the city and only eight minutes from the José Joaquín de Olmedo International Airport.

Contact info:
9 de Octubre Street
Guayaquil, Ecuador
phone: +593-4-2327999
web: www.oroverdeguayaquil.com

Room amenities: Private bathroom, hair dryer, air conditioning, cable TV, complimentary WiFi, direct-dial telephone, safety deposit box, coffee maker, and reading light over each bed.

Facility amenities: Restaurants, bar, delicatessen, pool, fitness center, spa services, business center, Internet access, 24-hr room service, laundry/dry cleaning, shops, and meeting rooms. The hotel offers a complimentary airport transfer service. The service can be confirmed by calling the hotel or sending an email to ov_gye@oroverdehotels.com with pertinent flight information.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: Subject to availability
Please contact your program provider, Holbrook Travel, at 1-800-866-7111 or roadscholarprograms@holbrooktravel.com for availability and rates.


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Included
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16 nights of accommodations
42 meals: 16 breakfasts, 15 lunches, 11 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
24 Field trips
5 Flights during the program

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4.7
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