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Adventures Afloat: The Magic of Italy: A Grandparent Adventure by Riverboat

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Program #21395RJ
10 Days | 9 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
Jul 17, 2014
Program Starts at 4pm in the Verona Hotel
You will be staying at the Hotel Veronesi La Torre that night.
Location: Verona
Transportation to site: Bus Transfer from arrival airport to Verona included for all passengers booking flights with Road Scholar. If you can't take the group transfer, you can get a bus or taxi from the airport to Mestre station (about 2 miles from airport) and take a train to Verona. There is a train that runs hourly from Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova station. Then you can take a taxi to the hotel.

End of Program
Jul 26, 2014
Program Ends after breakfast on the River Cruise in Venice
You will be staying at the MS Michelangelo the night before.
Location: Venice
Transportation to site: Bus Transfer from Venice Port to airport included for all passengers booking flights with Road Scholar. If you can't take the group transfer, please take a taxi from the port to the airport (about 40-50€ per taxi).
Type: Hotel

Description: Converted Monastery, refurbished to a good standard, with modern facilities, swimming pool and garden area.

Ship Information: N/A

Contact info:
Via Monte Baldo, 22
Dossobuono di Villafranca
Near Verona, 37062 Italy
phone: +39 (0)45 860 4811
web: www.hotelveronesilatorre.com

Room amenities: Room facilities include: •Direct phone line •Cable LCD and Sky TV •Complimentary Wi-Fi •Refrigerated mini bar (for a charge) •Electric kettle and herbal teas •Hair dryer •In-room electronic safe suitable for a laptop computer, plus outlet •Comfortable and modern beds •Thick terry bathrobe •Air conditioner •Hotel amenity kit

Facility amenities: The 4 star hotel is a converted Monastery, located on the outskirts of Verona in several acres of gardens. Facilities include a swimming pool, café-bar, restaurant and complimentary Wireless internet connection.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: On request
On request

Type: Riverboat

Description: Michelangelo cruises on the Po and Venetian Lagoon. All cabins are located above water level and offer panoramic views of the scenery, and spacious and comfortable accommodations.

Ship Information: Ship Specifications: Year Built:2000 Refurbished:2011 Length:110m Width:11.4m Decks:2 Cabins:78 Passengers:158

Contact info:
N/A
Venice, Italy
phone: +33 388.764.197
web: http://www.croisieuroperivercruises.com/ships/ms-michelangelo-2013

Room amenities: Twin beds or a double bed, with a bathroom (shower, WC and washbasin) and towels provided onboard. Cabins are also equipped with satellite television, radio, hairdryer and safe. All cabins offer the same equipment and are of the same size.

Facility amenities: Amenities include a restaurant where lunch and dinner are served, and lounge-bar area.The Sun Deck is equipped with recliners and deck chairs. There is also a small external swimming pool. Free Wi-Fi on board.

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

Additional nights after:
N/A


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Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
8 nights of accommodations
21 meals: 8 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 8 dinners
17 Field trips
3 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances

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