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8 Days | 7 Nights
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.
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
Jul 10, 2013
Arrivals and check-in at the hotel after 3:00 PM. On site registration in the hotel meeting room from 4:30-5:15 PM.
You will be staying at the Alexis Park Resort that night.
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Nearest city or town: In Las Vegas
Nearest highway: I-15
Nearest airport: McCarran Intl, Las Vegas

End of Program
Jul 17, 2013
Las Vegas Intl Airport at 1:30 PM (PST).
You will be staying at the Grand Canyon National Park North Rim Cabins the night before.
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Hotel

Description: Welcome to the Alexis Park All Suite Resort, one of the most exciting resorts in Las Vegas. The Alexis Park All Suite Resort is the premiere all-suite, non-gaming resort in Las Vegas. Unrivaled in its Las Vegas Strip proximity (directly across the street from the Hard Rock Hotel) the Alexis Park All Suite Resort features all the hotel amenities along with casual boutique hotel services. From the moment you arrive at this oasis in the sun, you will experience all that makes Alexis Park All Suite Resort a special place to stay. Here, you’ll love strolling through the lush courtyard gardens surrounded by winding pathways that lead you to three sparkling pools. The Alexis Park All Suite Resort offers one-on-one personalized service, the privacy and convenience of a tropical oasis with immediate easy access to all that Las Vegas has to offer.

Contact info:
375 East Harmon Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89169 USA
phone: 702-796-3300
web: www.alexispark.com

Room amenities: The Alexis Park All Suite Resort was the first non-gaming resort property in Las Vegas. With a long history of boutique experiences and guests, the hotel has been providing quality hotel service and hosting events in Las Vegas for several decades. Guests may stroll beautifully landscaped gardens to access a variety of relaxing and stylish choices in accommodations. Boasting 10 uniquely different floor plans and guest amenities to suit a variety of hotel stays, our guests can count on a comfortable and memorable Alexis Park Hotel experience. All of our Las Vegas hotel rooms are two room suites providing guests with spacious accommodations and privacy along with amenities for both Extended Stays and Last minute Getaways alike. All Hotel Suites at the Alexis Park Las Vegas include: Two Telephone Lines Wet Bar Refrigerator 32" Flat Screen with Pay Per View Movies WIFI Availability for a fee Exercise Room Laundry and Dry Cleaning Service Available All Guests of Alexis Park have access to Room Service, Guest Services, Free Safe Deposit Boxes and Business Center Services

Facility amenities: The Alexis Park All Suite Las Vegas Resort is your oasis in the sun. Here, you'll enjoy walking along the lush courtyard garden pathways that lead you to our three sparkling pools. The Alexis Park All Suite Resort offers one-on-one personalized service, tropical landscaped grounds and FUN....LOTS OF IT. Resort Amenities include: Three Sparkling Swimming Pools Exercise Room Alexis Gardens Restaurant Pegasus Bar & Lounge Room Service Meeting & Banquet Service Las Vegas Comedy Showroom Free Airport Shuttle

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

Additional nights before: $90.00 for dbl, $65 for single
Based on availability, participants can book 3 days prior to program start date and/or 3 days after program end date at contracted suite price of $90 per night double occupancy or $65 per night single occupancy.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Cabin

Description: Wake up and go to sleep surrounded by the stunning beauty of the Grand Canyon! Enjoy the incredible experience of staying in cabins located near the edge of the Grand Canyon. It is the only accommodation located within the north rim portion of the National Park. This means they are in high demand and difficult to reserve so it gives you an even more extraordinary experience! At the Grand Canyon North Rim natural beauty and activities abound! Includes hiking, tours, canyon mule rides, birding and photo opportunities. The National Park Service (NPS) Visitor Center is located adjacent to your accommodations and the rangers offer a wide variety of interpretive programs throughout the the season. All NPS programs are free and you are welcome to attend during free time. Detailed program information is listed in the park's newspaper available at the entrance station or at the Visitor Center. For this program, we stay in historic log cabins that are nestled in the pines. Some of your meals are served in the Grand Canyon Lodge’s magnificent dining room that offers fine dining in a casual atmosphere with a western flair and an incredible view of the canyon with every bite! The Grand Canyon Lodge's rustic construction of limestone walls and timbered ceilings complements the North Rim's lush beauty. The Lodge offers peace and comfort to the North Rim visitor and is a National Historic Landmark. This beautiful facility is carved into the edge of the Grand Canyon's rim, with a massive view of the canyon and the plateau to the south. It feels as natural to the area as the surrounding woods and serves as a gathering point for those who have come to the canyon's northern edge. The lodge also contains a sun room, Cafe, saloon and a gift shop. Activities abound: hiking, tours, canyon mule rides and photo opportunities. The area also has a National Park Visitor Center, store, service station and laundromat.

Contact info:
Highway 67, Grand Canyon National Park North Rim
Grand Canyon North Rim, AZ 86052 USA
phone: 928-638-2611
web: www.grandcanyonlodgenorth.com

Room amenities: Cabins are spacious, most with two queen-size beds, bath and a front porch. All are nestled in the pines. All rooms and cabins have telephones All guest room accommodations are non-smoking.

Facility amenities: This facility offers something that is found nowhere else on earth, immediate access to stunning views from the Grand Canyon rim and numerous hiking trails! Restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, Deli in the Pines for fast service dining, espresso coffee bar with fresh baked goods, Rough Rider Saloon, gift shop, camper store, self serve guest laundry facilities. Cabins are rustic, most with two queen-size beds, bath and a front porch. All are nestled in the pines. All rooms and cabins have telephones All guest room accommodations are non-smoking. Restaurant, open daily, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Fine dining in a casual atmosphere with incredible views of the Grand Canyon from most tables. Casual attire. Deli in the Pines for fast service dining Coffee Saloon for morning coffee and baked goods shop The Rough Rider Saloon Gift Shop and Camper Store 24 hour Front Desk Post / Parcel Services Physically Disabled Services - Hearing Impaired Services All room categories, except Pioneer Cabins, have rooms accessible without stairs Guest Laundry available

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

Check out time: 10:00 AM

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

at no additional cost on this date ...
7 nights of accommodations
21 meals: 7 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 7 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
9 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances


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