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Extension: Lands of the Deities: The Spiritual Capitals of Kathmandu and Varanasi

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Program #21200RJ
7 Days | 6 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
Jan 30, 2014
Day 1 in the morning at the program hotel in Kathmandu.
You will be staying at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Kathmandu Soaltee that night.
Location: Kathmandu
Nearest airport: Kathmandu's Tribhuvan International Airport
Transportation to site: All participants who are on the extension will be provided with the airport transfer from the Delhi Hotel to the Delhi airport and from the Kathmandu airport to the program hotel at the beginning of the program.

End of Program
Feb 4, 2014
Day 6 after lunch at the program hotel in Varanasi.
You will be staying at the Radisson Hotel Varanasi the night before.
Location: Varanasi
Transportation to site: There is one designated group there from the program hotel to the airport in Varanasi. If the transfer time does not work for you, you can take arrange a taxi with your group leader or you can pre-book a transfer with Road Scholar Travel Services.
Type: Full Service Hotel

Contact info:
PO Box 97 Tahachal
Kathmandu, Nepal
phone: +977-1-4273999
web: www.ichotelsgroup.com/h/d/cp/1/en/hotel/KTMNP/welcome?start=1

Room amenities: Cable / Satellite TV, Coffee/Tea Maker, Mini Bar, High-speed Internet Access, Wireless Data Connection, Electrical Adapters Available,Phone, Bathtub, Hairdryer, Private Bathroom, In Room Safe, Individually Controlled Air Conditioning

Facility amenities: Health & Fitness Center (On-Site), Housekeeping & Laundry Services, Travel Services, Foreign Currency Exchange, Entertainment & Recreation, Sauna and Steam bath, Barbeque Grills, Outdoor Pool, Casino, Hotel Shops, Business Center

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: yes
Please contact Road Scholar Travel Services for more information.

Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: Radisson has 116 hotel rooms in Varanasi, including 2 elegantly designed suites, 14 Business Class Rooms and 100 Superior Rooms. All of our guest rooms offer turndown service and a wide range of amenities.

Contact info:
The Mall Cantonment, Varanasi
U.P. 221002
221 002, India
phone: +91 54 2250 1515
web: www.radisson.com/varanasi-u-p--hotel-in-221002/indvaran/rooms

Room amenities: Newspaper delivered to the room - daily Digital safe in each room Broadband Internet access Mini-bar and tea/coffee maker Telephone with voicemail and direct dial Satellite television Hair dryer

Facility amenities: Includes complimentary broadband Internet access, television with 48 channels and a bottle of mineral water provided daily. Relax in the oasis of comfort provided by our spacious rooms with the option of interconnecting, city view or pool view. Complimentary buffet breakfast and use of Health Club (gym, steam room, whirlpool).

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

Elevator: Yes


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5 nights of accommodations
12 meals: 4 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
5 Field trips
3 Hands-on experiences
1 Flights during the program
Visas: 1(out of 1 required)

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