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WILLIAMSBURG, VIRGINIA

Deck the Halls: Christmas Traditions from Colonial Williamsburg to the James River Plantations

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Program #7045RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
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
Dec 1, 2014
4:00pm: Program registration begins and hotel check-in begins in the hotel lobby. 5:15pm: Start of Program.
You will be staying at the Crowne Plaza Fort Magruder Hotel and Conference Center that night.
Location: Williamsburg
Nearest city or town: Richmond
Nearest highway: Interstate 64
Nearest airport: Williamsburg/Newport New Airport (30 minutes)

End of Program
Dec 6, 2014
Program ends by 11:30am, box lunch available after class for trip home
You will be staying at the Crowne Plaza Fort Magruder Hotel and Conference Center the night before.
Location: Williamsburg
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Hotel

Description: Beautiful 303 room hotel, close to everything. Multi-million dollar renovation in 2008. AAA 3 diamond rating. Walking distance to Colonial Williamsburg. City bus available stops at hotel every hour.

Contact info:
6945 Pocahontas Trail (Route 60)
Williamsburg, VA 23185 USA
phone: 757-220-2250
Room amenities: Classic, colonial decor in every room plus refrigerator, coffee maker, hair dryer, alarm clock, iron and ironing board. Remote control TV, free cable. Bring your laptop, high speed Internet data port and executive desk too. Microwave/rollaway additional.

Facility amenities: Lounge, guest laundry, indoor and outdoor pools, workout room with treadmill, stationary bike, sauna and more. 24 hour Front Desk, ATM, a sundry shop and complimentary newspapers in the lobby for early birds while they last. 24 hour room service, vending and ice machines on every floor, wake-up service, restaurant, fully air-conditioned.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $88-159.
Rate varies depending on availability. Limited rooms. Call hotel directly at 757-220-2250 for reservations. If the hotel is sold out, call our office for suggestions 757-221-3649.

Check in time: 4:00 PM

Type: Hotel

Description: Beautiful 303 room hotel, close to everything. Multi-million dollar renovation in 2008. AAA 3 diamond rating. Walking distance to Colonial Williamsburg. City bus available stops at hotel every hour.

Contact info:
6945 Pocahontas Trail (Route 60)
Williamsburg, VA 23185 USA
phone: 757-220-2250
Room amenities: Classic, colonial decor in every room plus refrigerator, coffee maker, hair dryer, alarm clock, iron and ironing board. Remote control TV, free cable. Bring your laptop, high speed Internet data port and executive desk too. Microwave/rollaway additional.

Facility amenities: Lounge, guest laundry, indoor and outdoor pools, workout room with treadmill, stationary bike, sauna and more. 24 hour Front Desk, ATM, a sundry shop and complimentary newspapers in the lobby for early birds while they last. 24 hour room service, vending and ice machines on every floor, wake-up service, restaurant, fully air-conditioned.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: $88-159.
Rate varies depending on availability. Limited rooms. Call hotel directly at 757-220-2250 for reservations. If the hotel is sold out, call our office for suggestions 757-221-3649.

Check out time: 11:00 AM

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Included
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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
6 Expert-led lectures
6 Field trips
2 Hands-on experiences
6 Performances

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4.9
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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