Facebook   Twitter   Road Scholar Network   Pinterest   YouTube  
Road Scholar educational adventures are created by Elderhostel,
the not-for-profit world leader in lifelong learning since 1975.

Call (800) 454-5768

New extended hours!
Now open Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 9 p.m. ET

Create an account                             Forgot your password?

Log in to see all you can do with your online Road Scholar account.


Adventures Afloat: Intergenerational: Toros, Flamenco and Palaces on Spain’s Great River

Select a Date



and receive your



E-Photo Book:

Top 10 Learning Experiences Around the World

Find A Program

Search By:




Adventure Afloat Study Cruise

Price Range

$3500 - $5000

Start Date

End Date

More Options

AnyInternationalMarshall IslandsSt. BartsUnited StatesCanadaAfghanistanAlbaniaAlgeriaAmerican SamoaAngolaAnguillaAntarcticaAntigua and BarbudaArgentinaArmeniaArubaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanAzoresBahamasBahrainBangladeshBarbadosBelarusBelgiumBelizeBeninBermudaBhutanBoliviaBonaireBosnia and HerzegovinaBotswanaBrazilBritish Virgin IslandsBruneiBulgariaBurundiCambodiaCameroonCanary IslandsCape VerdeCayman IslandsCentral African RepublicChileChinaColombiaComorosCongoCook IslandsCosta RicaCroatiaCubaCuracaoCyprusCzech RepublicDenmarkDjiboutiDominicaDominican RepublicEaster IslandEcuadorEgyptEnglandEquatorial GuineaEritreaEstoniaEthiopiaFalkland IslandsFaroe IslandsFederated States of MicronesiaFijiFinlandFranceFrance Southern TerritoriesFrench GuianaFrench PolynesiaFrench West IndiesGabonGalapagos IslandsGambiaGeorgiaGermanyGhanaGibraltarGreeceGreenlandGrenadaGuadeloupeGuamGuatemalaGuernsey IslandGuineaGuinea-BissauGuyanaHaitiHeard and Mc Donald IslandsHoly See (Vatican City State)HondurasHong KongHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIranIrelandIsles of ScillyIsraelItalyIvory CoastJamaicaJapanJersey IslandJordanKazakhstanKenyaKoreaKosovoKuwaitKyrgyzstanLaosLatviaLebanonLiberiaLibyaLiechtensteinLithuaniaLuxembourgMacedoniaMadagascarMadeira IslandsMalawiMalaysiaMaldivesMaliMaltaMartiniqueMauritaniaMauritiusMayotteMexicoMidway IslandMoldovaMonacoMongoliaMontenegroMontserratMoroccoMozambiqueMyanmar (Burma)NamibiaNepalNetherlandsNew CaledoniaNew ZealandNicaraguaNigerNigeriaNiueNorthern Mariana IslandsNorthwest TerritoriesNorwayOmanPacific IslandsPakistanPalauPanamaPapua New GuineaParaguayPeruPhilippinesPolandPortugalPuerto RicoQatarReunionRomaniaRussia (Siberia)Russian FederationRwandaSaint HelenaSamoaSao Tome and PrincipeSaudi ArabiaScotlandSenegalSerbiaSeychellesShetland IslandsSierra LeoneSingaporeSlovakiaSloveniaSolomon IslandsSouth AfricaSouth Georgia and the South Sandwich IslandsSpainSri LankaSt Kitts and NevisSt. Eustatius (Statia)St. LuciaSt. Pierre & MiquelonSt. Vincent and the GrenadinesSurinamSurinameSwazilandSwedenSwitzerlandSyriaTaiwanTajikistanTanzaniaTasmaniaThailandTibetTogoTongaTrinidad and TobagoTristan da CunhaTunisiaTurkeyTurkmenistanTurks and CaicosUS Virgin IslandsUgandaUkraineUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUruguayUzbekistanVanuatuVenezuelaVietnamWalesWestern SaharaYemenZambiaZimbabwe
Road Scholar
Program #20642RJ

Enroll Here
Add to Your Wishlist
11 Days | 10 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
Jul 16, 2015
Program starts with an Orientation at 5 PM onboard the ship in Seville on Day 2.
You will be staying at the CroisiEurope MS La Belle de Cadix that night.
Location: Seville
Transportation to site: Getting from the airport into the center of Seville is easy and quick. The journey will take you around 15 mins and costs between €15 and €22 depending on which time of day you travel. The taxi rank is just outside the terminal building.

End of Program
Jul 25, 2015
Program ends with breakfast at the hotel on Day 11.
You will be staying at the Hotel Melia Granada the night before.
Location: Granada
Transportation to site: The airport is about 17 km outside the city of Granada. A taxi from the city to the airport will cost you about 25 Euros and should take about 20 minutes.
Type: Riverboat

Description: The MS La Belle de Cadix sails on the Guadiana, the Guadalquivir and along Atlantic coast.

Ship Information: Year Built: 2005 Year Refurbished: 2010 Length: 361 feet Width: 37 feet Total Cabins: 88 (40 cabins on the upper deck, 27 cabins on the middle deck, 21 cabins on the main deck) Total Passengers: 176 Cabin size: 151 sq. feet

Contact info:
12, rue de la Division Leclerc
Strasbourg, 67000 France
phone: +0033 3 88 76 44 44
web: www.croisieuroperivercruises.com

Room amenities: All cabins have individual controls for AC and heat. Cabins are equipped with satellite television, a radio, a hairdryer and a safe for your valuables. The private en-suite facilities include a shower, toilet, sink, and are provided with towels, but not washcloths.

Facility amenities: Amenities include: lounge with bar, dining room, sun deck with loungers and umbrellas, barbecue deck, jacuzzi at the prow (front) of the barge, bicycles on board available for use by passengers, and free WiFi on board.

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

Elevator: Yes

Type: Four-Star Hotel

Description: The Meliá Granada is located in the heart of the city of Granada, near the cathedral, Calle Navas, Alcaiceria, the Puerta Real, Calle Elvira, Plaza Nueva, Realejo, Paseo de los Tristes, the Science Park and the Congress Centre.Its strategic location in the city centre, personalised service and excellent facilities make it the perfect choice for your visit to Granada. Neat the hotel, you can visit exclusive boutiques and fashion houses. Plus nearby there is a one of the city’s main leisure and entertainment areas with numerous tapas bars and restaurants. Meliá Granada is also just a short distance from the most trendy nightspots and major shopping streets such as Reyes Católicos, Recogidas or Mesones.

Ship Information: n/a

Contact info:
C/ Angel Ganivet, 7
Granada, 18009 Spain
phone: +34958227400
web: www.melia.com

Room amenities: Available with double bed or two single beds, these rooms provide 37 inch LCD TV, free Internet, minibar, safe and fully equipped bathroom. Equipped with all the services and facilities you need to make your stay in Granada truly unique. Services Room service (*) 24 hour wake-up calls Meliá Conecta customer service Express laundry and ironing service (*) Porter Equipment Functional and practical furniture Double bed or two single beds Cot (on request) Large desk with chair Double wardrobe Two lamps built into bed headboard Free cable Internet Air conditioning /heating 37 inch LCD TV with more than 30 Spanish and international channels Digital Plus 3 telephones (two in the room and one in the bathroom) Fully equipped bathroom Meliá bathroom amenities Hairdryer Iron and ironing board (on request) Make-up mirror Safe Minibar (*)

Facility amenities: - Near the Cathedral and Capilla Real, the Alhambra and the Generalife, Albayzin, Sacromonte, Realejo and the Paseo de los Tristes - 50 metres from Calle Navas and very close to Alcaiceria , Puerta Real, Calle Elvira, Plaza Nueva and the Science Park - 5 minutes from the Congress Centre - Near the most exclusive shopping centres and boutiques. The perfect choice for culture and shopping - Rooms with wonderful views of the Alhambra and Generalife, Albayzin or the Sierra Nevada - Wonderful breakfast buffet - The hotel provides a fully equipped mini-gym for the exclusive use of our guests - Excellent access to the city, the Alhambra and Granada airport

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

Elevator: Yes

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

at no additional cost on this date ...
9 nights of accommodations
24 meals: 9 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 8 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
14 Field trips
2 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances


Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

Support Lifelong Learning

Our educational adventures are made possible by donors like you

Please support lifelong learning here

Free Catalog | Refer a Friend | Gift Certificates | Press | Site Map | Privacy Policy | Careers | Contact Us

© Elderhostel, Inc. 2015
11 Avenue de Lafayette | Boston MA 02111 | Toll-Free 1-800-454-5768