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Program #20917RJ
16 Days | 15 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
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 3, 2013
Athens, Greece. 6:00 PM Meet in hotel lobby.
You will be staying at the Parthenon Hotel that night.
Location: In Transit
Transportation to site: Take a taxi from exit 3 of the arrivals level at the airport. Cost is approx. 40 Euros during the day. After midnight the cost increases to 50 Euros.

End of Program
Aug 17, 2013
Athens, Greece. After breakfast on the last day.
You will be staying at the Parthenon Hotel the night before.
Location: Athens
Transportation to site: Take a taxi from the hotel to the airport. Cost is approx. 40 Euros during the day. After midnight the cost increases to 50 Euros.
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: The Parthenon Hotel offers the best of classic and modern Greece. Located in the historic center of Athens, the celebrated archaeological walk of Acropolis is only steps away, and shops, theaters, museums and a vibrant night life are within easy reach. The "Acropolis" metro station stands less than 150 meters away.

Contact info:
6 Makri Street
Athens, 11742 Greece
phone: +30 210 9234594
web: www.airotel.gr

Room amenities: Each room has a satellite television, telephone, air conditioning, mini bar, safe deposit box, tea and coffee making facilities, shoe polish machine, free wireless Internet access, and a hair dryer.

Facility amenities: The hotel offers a restaurant, bar, 24-hour reception, safe deposit box at reception, laundry services, business center, currency exchange, hair dresser (upon request), and free WIFI Internet access.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: 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 in time: 2:00 PM

Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: The Parthenon Hotel offers the best of classic and modern Greece. Located in the historic center of Athens, the celebrated archaeological walk of Acropolis is only steps away, and shops, theaters, museums and a vibrant night life are within easy reach. The "Acropolis" metro station stands less than 150 meters away.

Contact info:
6 Makri Street
Athens, 11742 Greece
phone: +30 210 9234594
web: www.airotel.gr

Room amenities: Each room has a satellite television, telephone, air conditioning, mini bar, safe deposit box, tea and coffee making facilities, shoe polish machine, free wireless Internet access, and a hair dryer.

Facility amenities: The hotel offers a restaurant, bar, 24-hour reception, safe deposit box at reception, laundry services, business center, currency exchange, hair dresser (upon request), and free WIFI Internet access.

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: 12:00 PM

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Included
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14 nights of accommodations
38 meals: 14 breakfasts, 12 lunches, 12 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
16 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences

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