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8 Days | 7 Nights
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. 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
Jun 15, 2014
3 - 5 p.m. Program Registration and Check In in the hotel lobby. 5:45 p.m. Walk to Welcome Dinner near the hotel.
You will be staying at the New Yorker Hotel that night.
Location: New York City
Nearest airport: LaGuardia International Airport, John F. Kennedy International Airport, Newark International Airport.

End of Program
Jun 22, 2014
Day 8: Transfer back to New York City with drop off at Penn Station and the program start hotel., arriving 10 - 10:30 a.m.
You will be staying at the Hilton Pearl River the night before.
Location: Lower Hudson Valley, NY
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: This Art Deco masterpiece opened in 1930. All of New York is at your doorstep, across from Madison Square Garden and Penn Station, Macy's and the Empire State Building are just down the street with the Theater District a few minutes walk. The hotel features business and fitness centers

Contact info:
481 Eighth Avenue
at 34th Street
New York, NY 10001 USA
phone: 212-971-0101
web: www.nyhotel.com

Room amenities: Cable Television and telephone.

Facility amenities: 24-hour front desk, exercise gym, ice machines, 24-hour room service, safety deposit boxes, 24-hour security, temperature control, vending machines, wake-up service, 24-hour diner plus fine restaurant, air-conditioned.

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

Elevator: Yes

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: Hilton Pearl River, known as ‘The Chateau in The Country near The City,’ is reminiscent of a French chateau and surrounded by countryside, despite being only 20 minutes from New York City.

Contact info:
500 Veterans Memorial Drive
Pearl River, NY 10965-3209 USA
phone: 845-735-9000
web: www3.hilton.com/en/hotels/new-york/hilton-pearl-river-PRLBHHF/index.html

Room amenities: 150 rooms with air-conditioning, Wi-Fi Internet access, cable television, direct-dial telephone, alarm clock, radio, tea and coffee making facility, iron and ironing board, room service, private bathroom with bathtub and hairdryer.

Facility amenities: Restaurant and bar; Wi-Fi Internet access, concierge desk, business center, gift , laundry service, indoor swimming pool, fitness center, whirlpool spa, sauna, ATM

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

Elevator: Yes

Check out time: 11:00 AM

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

at no additional cost on this date ...
7 nights of accommodations
17 meals: 7 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
1 Expert-led lectures
13 Field trips


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