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BEGINS IN: PORTLAND, OREGON

On the Road: Portland, Seattle, Vancouver, Victoria and the San Juan Islands

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Program #19583RJ
12 Days | 11 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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 26, 2013
PORTLAND, OR: Hotel check-in begins at 3:00 PM. Program orientation begins at 4:00 PM.
You will be staying at the Courtyard by Marriott Portland- Downtown / Convention Center that night.
Location: Portland, OR
Nearest highway: I-84 and I-5
Nearest airport: Portland International Airport (PDX)

End of Program
Jun 6, 2013
SEATTLE, WA: 9:00 AM after breakfast. Hotel check-out by 12:00 PM.
You will be staying at the Red Lion Hotel on Fifth Avenue the night before.
Location: Seattle, WA
Nearest city or town: Seattle, Washington
Nearest highway: I-5
Nearest airport: Seattle-Tacoma International Airport
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: The Courtyard Marriott is a beautiful and comfortable facility. The hotel is 9 miles from the airport, across the river from downtown, near the Willamette River, Waterfront Park, the Eastbank Esplanade and just three blocks from the nearest MAX lightrail station.

Contact info:
435 NE Wasco
Portland, OR 97232 USA
phone: 503-234-3200
web: www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/pdxcl

Room amenities: All guestrooms feature Marriott bedding with pillow top mattresses, triple sheeting and five plush pillows, wireless high-speed Internet access, iron and ironing board, hair dryer, coffee maker, large work desk and cable television.

Facility amenities: Hotel amenities include: 202 rooms & suites, complimentary coffee in lobby, cocktail lounge, restaurant, full service business center, fitness center, indoor pool, room service, complimentary wifi throughout the hotel and a complimentary shuttle within a three mile radius (based upon availability). The complimentary business center includes: fax, copy machine and computer (with Internet access). Classrooms and hotel restaurant are on the ground floor. Guestrooms begin on the second floor. All rooms are accessible by elevator. This is a non smoking hotel. Smoking is allowed outdoors only.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Seasonal rates
The Courtyard Marriott may offer a special rate for Road Scholar participants, based upon availability. Please make reservations for additional nights directly with the hotel. Be sure and tell whoever you speak with that you are with the Road Scholar group. Additional nights do not include breakfast or parking charges.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Hotel

Description: The Red Lion Hotel is walking distance to Seattle’s exciting shopping, theaters, museums, cultural landmarks, and attractions, including the Seattle Waterfront, Space Needle, Pike Place Market, Seattle Center, Seattle Aquarium, Seattle Art Museum, Experience Music Project, Washington State Convention & Trade Center, Pioneer Square, Benaroya Hall, Pacific Science Center, Key Arena, 5th Avenue Theatre and the classic Paramount Theatre.

Contact info:
1415 Fifth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101 USA
phone: 206-971-8000
web: www.seattleredlionfifthavenue.com

Room amenities: This hotel includes 297 smoke-free guest rooms, pillowtop king and queen beds, free high-speed wireless Internet access, large work desks, flat screen TV, alarm clocks, coffee/tea maker, iron/ironing board, hair dryer and full-length mirror.

Facility amenities: Hotel includes 24-hour business center (additional services such as fax and Internet service are available for a reasonable fee), cardiovascular and training equipment, workout, yoga and Pilates mats, wall-to-ceiling mirrors, a wall-mounted flat-screen TV, water station and towels.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: Call hotel directly for rate
Call toll free 1-855-515-1144 to book additional nights. Reservation hours are 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM Monday to Friday and 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Saturday and Sunday.

Check out time: 12:00 PM

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
11 nights of accommodations
30 meals: 11 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 11 dinners
12 Expert-led lectures
22 Field trips

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4.8
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