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Program #8695RJ
14 Days | 13 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
Oct 27, 2013
In Mexico city at 5:30pm in time for the only group transfer to Cuernavaca.
You will be staying at the Hotel Posada Quinta las Flores that night.
Location: Cuernavava, Morelos
Nearest city or town: Mexico City
Nearest highway: Highways go through city
Nearest airport: Mexico City
Transportation to site: Independent First-Class Public Bus and Taxi Transfer Instructions: Process through Immigration, Baggage Claim and Customs. Locate a porter in the airport for directions to "Pullman de Morelos" airport bus stop. Give your Geronimo provided Spanish bus instructions to the porter. The porter will take you to the "Pullman de Morelos" airport bus stop (Your porter should be tipped $30.00 pesos / $3.00 USD). Purchase your bus ticket from the bus line representative (cost irange is $120.00 pesos/$12.00 USD - 170 pesos/$17 USD). Proceed to the "Pullman de Morelos bus boarding location. Board the bus for your transfer to Cuernavaca, Morelos. After you have arrived in Cuernavaca, Morelos please secure a taxi for your transfer from the bus terminal to the Hotel Mision (approximately $50.00 pesos / $5.00 USD). Pullman de Morelos is a deluxe bus and the trip takes approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes. Buses leave at approximately 6:00, 6:40, 7:20, 8:00, 8:40, 9:20, and then every 60 minutes until 11:30 PM.

End of Program
Nov 9, 2013
Departure for the airport in Mexico City immediately after 7:30 am breakfast.
You will be staying at the Posada San Francisco the night before.
Location: Tlaxcala
Nearest city or town: Peubla
Nearest highway: 2 miles
Nearest airport: Mexico City
Transportation to site: At the program conclusion, the Geronimo Group Leader will provide participants travel details regarding the transfer from the final program site hotel to the airport in Mexico City. The only coach from Tlaxcala to Mexico City airport departs after breakfast the last day of the program. Airport transfers are provided only on designated group arrival and departure days. All other arrangements are considered independent travel at personal cost.
Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: The Hotel Quinta las Flores is surrounded by wide and beautiful gardens, with colorful bugambilia covered walls that combined with the shiny blue sky offers an atmosphere of harmony and comfort.

Contact info:
Tlaquepaque No. 1 Col. Las Plamas
Cuernavaca, Morelos, 62050 Mexico
phone: +011.52.777.314.1244
web: www.quintalasflores.com

Room amenities: All rooms are totally equipped with bathroom and wardrobe. King size bed or double bed, telephone, floor fan, 20" T.V. with cable signal, safe box.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, Bar, Room Service, Swimming Pool, Medical service, Fax and Courier Service.

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

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Type: Hotel

Description: 19th century colonial building located in front of the main square of Tlaxcala

Contact info:
Plaza de la Constitucion # 17
Colonia Centro
Tlaxcala, 9000 Mexico
phone: +52 -246-462-6022
web: www.posadasanfrancisco.com

Room amenities: Phone, cable TV, private bathroom

Facility amenities: Pool, tennis court, library, boutique, 2 dining rooms, lounge

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

Check out time: 1:00 PM

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Included
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13 nights of accommodations
37 meals: 13 breakfasts, 12 lunches, 12 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
15 Field trips
1 Performances
1 Flights during the program

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