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RICHMOND, VIRGINIA

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Program #15462RJ
4 Days | 3 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
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 7, 2012
3:30-5:00 PM in hotel lobby for Road Scholar registration.
You will be staying at the Holiday Inn Express Downtown Richmond that night.
Location: Richmond
Nearest city or town: Petersburg, Ashland, Goochland
Nearest highway: I-64 and I-95
Nearest airport: Richmond International Airport (RIC)

End of Program
Dec 10, 2012
Program ends after breakfast. Room checkout is 11:00 AM.
You will be staying at the Holiday Inn Express Downtown Richmond the night before.
Location: Richmond
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Hotel

Description: Located in the heart of Richmond's River District, this former historic bank is now a secluded small hotel, beautifully renovated, and just a short walk from many popular attractions, restaurants, the State Capitol district, Virginia Commonwealth University and, of course, exciting downtown whitewater and the Falls of the James River.

Contact info:
201 East Cary Street
Richmond, VA 23219-3736 USA
phone: 804-788-1600
web: www.hiexpress.com/richmonddtwn

Room amenities: TV with cable, iron & ironing board, hairdryer, coffeepot, refrigerator, microwave, free wireless high speed internet, free telephone

Facility amenities: Business center, fitness room, outdoor courtyard, free parking, free passes to nearby YMCA

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: VCU/State employee rates
Advance registration required and stay is based on availability. Road Scholar rate varies by year and is based on room availability.

Check in time: 3:30 PM

Type: Hotel

Description: Located in the heart of Richmond's River District, this former historic bank is now a secluded small hotel, beautifully renovated, and just a short walk from many popular attractions, restaurants, the State Capitol district, Virginia Commonwealth University and, of course, exciting downtown whitewater and the Falls of the James River.

Contact info:
201 East Cary Street
Richmond, VA 23219-3736 USA
phone: 804-788-1600
web: www.hiexpress.com/richmonddtwn

Room amenities: TV with cable, iron & ironing board, hairdryer, coffeepot, refrigerator, microwave, free wireless high speed internet, free telephone

Facility amenities: Business center, fitness room, outdoor courtyard, free parking, free passes to nearby YMCA

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: VCU/State employee rates
Advance registration required and stay is based on availability. Road Scholar rate varies by year and is based on room availability.

Check out time: 12:00 PM

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3 nights of accommodations
8 meals: 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 3 dinners
6 Expert-led lectures
5 Field trips

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