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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. 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.
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Start of Program
Sep 8, 2013
3:00 p.m. hotel check in time. 4:00-5:00 p.m. meet in hotel lobby for Road Scholar registration.
You will be staying at the Doubletree Hotel - San Francisco Airport that night.
Location: Burlingame, CA
Nearest city or town: San Francisco, California
Nearest highway: US Hwy 101
Nearest airport: San Francisco International

End of Program
Sep 13, 2013
Program ends after drop off at San Francisco airport approximately 3:00 p.m. followed by return to Doubletree Burlingame
You will be staying at the Yosemite View Lodge the night before.
Location: El Portal, CA
Nearest city or town: Fresno, CA
Nearest highway: I-5
Nearest airport: Fresno or SFO
Type: Hotel

Contact info:
835 Airport Blvd.
Burlingame, CA 94010 USA
phone: 650-344-5500
web: www.doubletree.com

Room amenities: Hairdryers, irons, ironing boards, coffee makers and two-line speaker phones with ISDN modem lines atop work desks.

Facility amenities: Library, fitness room and bayside jogging path. Restaurant and 24-hour food service. Full-service business center.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Please check with the hotel
Please contact DoubleTree Hotel Reservations directly at 650-344-5500 for additional reservations.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Hotel

Description: Located on the wild and scenic Merced River

Contact info:
11136 Hwy. 140
El Portal, CA 95318 USA
phone: 209-379-2612
Room amenities: irons, hair dryers,

Facility amenities: 2 heated outdoor pools, 1 indoor pool, spa, visitor's center, gift shop, coin laundry

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

Additional nights after:
N/A as this is an itinerary program

Check out time: 11:00 AM

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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners


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