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Program #21545RJ
16 Days | 15 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
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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
Nov 12, 2014
This program begins in the late afternoon with the orientation at the hotel on day 3 in Auckland
You will be staying at the Mercure Auckland NZ that night.
Location: Auckland
Transportation to site: Participants who purchase their air travel through Road Scholar Travel Services and are traveling on the program dates will be provided with a transfer from the airport to the hotel. Participants who do not purchase their air through Road Scholar will be responsible for making their own way to the hotel, or you may join the designated group transfer if it coincides with your flight arrival time.

End of Program
Nov 25, 2014
This program ends on the last morning after breakfast at the hotel in Sydney
You will be staying at the Radisson Hotel & Suites Sydney the night before.
Location: Sydney
Transportation to site: Participants who purchase their air travel through Road Scholar Travel Services and are departing on the departure date will be provided with a transfer from the hotel to the airport. Participants who do not purchase their air through Road Scholar will be responsible for making their own way to the airport, or you may join the designated group transfer if it coincides with your flight departure time.
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: Located in the heart of the Auckland waterfront district, Mercure Auckland overlooks the spectacular harbour and bustling city. Situated within walking distance of Auckland shopping, restaurants, the Viaduct Harbour, ferry terminals and Vector Arena.

Ship Information: NA

Contact info:
8 Customs Street East
Auckland, 1010 New Zealand
phone: +64 9/3778920
web: www.accorhotels.com/gb/hotel-1721-mercure-auckland/index.shtml

Room amenities: 220/240 VAC, Airconditioning, Data port in room, Radio in room, Remote control TV, Direct dial telephone, Satellite/cable colour TV, Manual temperaturecontrol, High speed transmission line 2, Iron in room, Coffee/tea making facilities, hair dryer, bathtub

Facility amenities: 189 rooms, a gym, Vue Restaurant and Bar is located on the top floor of the hotel and offers great panoramic views, safety deposit boxes at reception, business center-self service, wifi

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: TBC
Please contact Road Scholar Travel Services for assistance

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: Hotel is situated conveniently between the central business district of Sydney and Darling Harbor. Within walking distance of the Sydney Convention Centre, Darling Harbour, the new Darling Park, Cockle Bay Wharf and the Capital theatre.

Ship Information: NA

Contact info:
72 Liverpool Street, Darling Harbour
Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia
phone: +61 2 8268 8888
web: www.radisson.com/sydney-hotel-ns-2000/ausydney

Room amenities: Balconies, kitchenettes with refrigerators, well-lit work desks, broadband cable Internet access and 24-hour room service.

Facility amenities: Outstanding features include; 102 guest rooms – all featuring balconies, with cooking facilities, free internet access, a health club complete with indoor pool, spa, sauna and gymnasium, 24 hour reception, business centre.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: TBC
Please contact Road Scholar Travel Service for assistance

Check out time: 10:00 AM

Currently selected:Prices Starting At:
Nov 10 — Nov 25, 2014 $8105  
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Special Offer: Enroll in this program and receive free round-trip air from Los Angeles as well as a $200 shipboard credit to pay for field trips or onboard activities are included.

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Included
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13 nights of accommodations
37 meals: 13 breakfasts, 11 lunches, 13 dinners
5 Expert-led lectures
5 Field trips
Visas: 1(out of 1 required)

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