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ROCHESTER, MINNESOTA

The Mayo Clinic: On the Cutting Edge of Medicine

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Program #8599RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
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 19, 2013
4:00 PM at hotel in Rochester, MN.
You will be staying at the The Kahler Grand Hotel that night.
Location: Rochester, Minnesota
Nearest highway: Hwy 52 and Hwy 63.
Nearest airport: Rochester International Airport (RST), Rochester, MN.

End of Program
May 24, 2013
Program ends after lunch at approx. 1:00 PM.
You will be staying at the The Kahler Grand Hotel the night before.
Location: Rochester, Minnesota
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: The Kahler Grand Hotel offers guests 707 deluxe guest rooms, 2 restaurants and lounges, as well as a domed, sky-lit recreation area that features a stunning view of downtown Rochester. Hotel is connected by either climate controlled pedestrian subway or skyway system to the rest of downtown. Hotel is only 10 minutes from the Rochester International Airport. United States Presidents, foreign dignitaries and diplomats from foreign countries have stayed at the Kahler Hotel when they are at Mayo Clinic.

Contact info:
20 2nd Avenue SW
Rochester, MN 55902 USA
phone: 507-282-2581
web: www.kahler.com

Room amenities: Data port on the phone, tv with remote control, pay per view movies, coffee maker, iron and ironing board.

Facility amenities: Complimentary shuttle transportation to Mayo Clinic Complexes, area shopping malls and movie theaters, a business center with high speed Internet access, recreation area with pool, whirlpool, sauna, exercise and game area, and 2 on-site restaurants.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Approx. Cost is $50 per night.
Road Scholar Participant must contact the hotel prior to the Road Scholar start date. The phone number is 507-282-2581. Participants should call no earlier than four weeks prior to the Road Scholar start date.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: The Kahler Grand Hotel offers guests 707 deluxe guest rooms, 2 restaurants and lounges, as well as a domed, sky-lit recreation area that features a stunning view of downtown Rochester. Hotel is connected by either climate controlled pedestrian subway or skyway system to the rest of downtown. Hotel is only 10 minutes from the Rochester International Airport. United States Presidents, foreign dignitaries and diplomats from foreign countries have stayed at the Kahler Hotel when they are at Mayo Clinic.

Contact info:
20 2nd Avenue SW
Rochester, MN 55902 USA
phone: 507-282-2581
web: www.kahler.com

Room amenities: Data port on the phone, tv with remote control, pay per view movies, coffee maker, iron and ironing board.

Facility amenities: Complimentary shuttle transportation to Mayo Clinic Complexes, area shopping malls and movie theaters, a business center with high speed Internet access, recreation area with pool, whirlpool, sauna, exercise and game area, and 2 on-site restaurants.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: Approx. Cost is $50 per night.
Road Scholar Participant must contact the hotel prior to the Road Scholar start date. The phone number is 507-282-2581. Participants should call no earlier than four weeks prior to the Road Scholar start date.

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 ...
5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
22 Expert-led lectures
2 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances

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4.8
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