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CHINCOTEAGUE ISLAND, VIRGINIA

Chincoteague: Lighthouses, Wild Ponies and Pirates

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Program #2005RJ
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 4, 2014
3:00-4:30 p.m. in the motel conference room for registration.
You will be staying at the Island Resort that night.
Location: Chincoteague , Va.
Nearest highway: Rte. 13
Nearest airport: Salisbury, Md.

End of Program
May 9, 2014
Program ends at about 11:00 am, after the morning meeting and lecture.
You will be staying at the Island Resort the night before.
Location: Chincoteague , Va.
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Motel

Description: The Island Resort a locally, family owned inn is located on North Main St., walking distance to historic downtown Chincoteague, restaurants, shops and amenities. Assateague National Seashore and the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge are a five minute drive away. All parts of the motel are accessible by elevator. All rooms have private waterfront balconies with beautiful views Glorious sunsets can be seen over the water. Visitors are often treated to many species of wildlife. There is a conference room on the second floor as well as an indoor pool and a fitness center. There is a separate conference room with a small outdoor deck and a kitchen.

Contact info:
4391 Main St.
Chincoteague Island, VA 23336 USA
phone: 757-336-3141
web: www.islandmotorinn.com

Room amenities: All rooms include cable with free HBO, refrigerators, ironing boards, hair dryers and Internet access.

Facility amenities: In warmer weather there is also an outdoor pool. A hot tub with sunset views is available. The Inn is fronted by 600 foot pier and an observation deck.. Guest laundry facilities are provided.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Determined by the time of year
Participants wishing to arrive a day early or stay over an extra night should make arrangements directly with the motel. Be sure to tell them that you are with the Road Scholar program to get a special rate.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Motel

Description: The Island Resort a locally, family owned inn is located on North Main St., walking distance to historic downtown Chincoteague, restaurants, shops and amenities. Assateague National Seashore and the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge are a five minute drive away. All parts of the motel are accessible by elevator. All rooms have private waterfront balconies with beautiful views Glorious sunsets can be seen over the water. Visitors are often treated to many species of wildlife. There is a conference room on the second floor as well as an indoor pool and a fitness center. There is a separate conference room with a small outdoor deck and a kitchen.

Contact info:
4391 Main St.
Chincoteague Island, VA 23336 USA
phone: 757-336-3141
web: www.islandmotorinn.com

Room amenities: All rooms include cable with free HBO, refrigerators, ironing boards, hair dryers and Internet access.

Facility amenities: In warmer weather there is also an outdoor pool. A hot tub with sunset views is available. The Inn is fronted by 600 foot pier and an observation deck.. Guest laundry facilities are provided.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: Determined by the time of year
Participants wishing to arrive a day early or stay over an extra night should make arrangements directly with the motel. Be sure to tell them that you are with the Road Scholar program to get a special rate.

Check out time: 11:00 AM

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Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
5 nights of accommodations
14 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners
6 Expert-led lectures
6 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances

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4.9
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