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Program #19243RJ
11 Days | 10 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
Oct 22, 2012
All-day arrivals at the Juan Santamaria International Airport in San José, Costa Rica. Hotel check-in begins at 3 p.m.
You will be staying at the Hotel Rincon del Valle that night.
Location: San José
Nearest city or town: San Jose
Nearest airport: Juan Santa Maria International Airport
Transportation to site: Taxi services are available at the airport. Participants needing transportation services at the airport, should make sure to use the official airport taxi service called Taxis Unidos Aeropuerto (www.taxisunidosaeropuerto.com / +(506) 2221-6865). The company provides safe and reliable service to San José hotels and nearby areas. The fare can be prepaid in U.S. dollars at the airport. The taxis are orange in color and have the logo emblazoned on the driver's door.

End of Program
Nov 1, 2012
Departures from the Juan Santamaria International Airport in San José, Costa Rica. Hotel check-out by 11 a.m.
You will be staying at the Ramada Plaza Herradura the night before.
Location: San José
Transportation to site: Taxi services are available at the hotel. If you wish to hire a taxi, please ask for assistance at the hotel's front desk.
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Hotel

Description: The Hotel Rincon del Valle is located near Sabana Metropolitan Park, just 1.2 miles from downtown San José and 10 miles from the Juan Santamaria International Airport.

Contact info:
50 meters East & 50 meters South of Colegio de Médicos
San José, Costa Rica
phone: +506-22961001
web: www.hotelrincondelvalle.com

Room amenities: Air conditioning, T.V., alarm clock radio, telephone, electric room safe, coffee maker, minibar, hair dryer, and WiFi.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, meeting rooms, gym, spa services, and laundry service.

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

Additional nights before: Subject to availability.
Prices and room type subject to availability. Please contact the program provider, Holbrook Travel, at 1-800-866-7111 or roadscholarprograms@holbrooktravel.com for assistance with reservations and rates.

Type: Hotel

Description: The Ramada Plaza Herradura is nestled in the heart of Costa Rica's Central Valley, overlooking lush tropical gardens. The hotel is a full-service 4 star resort, located just 5 miles away from Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO), and 15 minutes away from San José's downtown.

Contact info:
General Cañas Highway
5 km. South from International Airport
San José, Costa Rica
phone: +506-22099800
web: www.ramadaherradura.com/

Room amenities: Private bath, air conditioning, satellite TV, direct-dial telephone, 24 hr room service, and high speed Internet.

Facility amenities: Outdoor pools, Jacuzzis, restaurants, bar/lounge, casino, fitness center, business center, full service spa, and beauty salon.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: Subject to availability.
Price and room type are subject to hotel availability. Please call 800-866-7111 or email roadscholarprograms@holbrooktravel.com to request more information.


Our Value Promise To You

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Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
10 nights of accommodations
28 meals: 10 breakfasts, 9 lunches, 9 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
11 Field trips
2 Hands-on experiences

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4.9
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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