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Castles, Farms & Forests: Walking in Austria, France & Germany

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Program #20822RJ
14 Days | 13 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
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
Aug 20, 2013
Zurich Airport. Meet your group at 11:30 AM for the group transfer to Lingenau (approx. 2 hours). (Hotel check-in is at 2:00 PM.)
You will be staying at the Hotel Gasthof zum Lowen that night.
Location: Lingenau
Nearest city or town: Alberschwende
Nearest airport: Zurich, Switzerland
Transportation to site: From the airport in Zurich to the Hotel Gasthof zum Lowen in Lingenau, take two trains and a bus to Dornbirn, Austria. Then take a taxi from Dornbirn to Lingenau.

End of Program
Sep 1, 2013
Zurich, Switzerland. After breakfast on the last day. (Hotel check-out is at 10:00 AM.)
You will be staying at the Best Western Hotel Airport the night before.
Location: Zurich
Transportation to site: The Hotel Best Western has a hotel shuttle service that runs from 6:00 AM to 10:20 AM and 5:00 PM to 11:30 PM. Taxis are also available.
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: Family owned and operated in the third generation and located in the center of the village.

Contact info:
Hof 30
Lingenau, A-6951 Austria
phone: +4355136360
web: www.loewen-lingenau.com

Room amenities: TV, radio, telephone, hairdryers.

Facility amenities: Swimming pool, sauna, fitness center close to the hotel.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: TBA
Please contact Road Scholar Travel Services if you would like assistance making hotel reservations for additional non-program nights. (800) 241-1404

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: Modern hotel near the Zurich Airport and exhibition center.

Contact info:
Oberhauserstrasse 30
Glattbrugg, CH-8152 Switzerland
phone: +41448094747
web: www.bestwestern.worldexecutive.com

Room amenities: TV, radio, telephone, hairdryer.

Facility amenities: Restaurants, cocktail lounge, buffet breakfast, currency exchange, Internet available.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: N/A
Please contact Road Scholar Travel Services if you would like assistance making hotel reservations for additional non-program nights. (800) 241-1404

Check out time: 10:00 AM

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Included
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12 nights of accommodations
27 meals: 12 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 11 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
17 Field trips
2 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances

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4.9
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