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LOUISIANA / MISSISSIPPI

Adventures Afloat: Steamboat Into Southern Culture: A Louisiana and Mississippi Voyage

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Program #20664RJ
11 Days | 10 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
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
Feb 18, 2015
Upon arrival take a taxi to hotel-you will be reimbursed when program begins. Hotel check in is 3:30pm. Registration and orientation is at 3:45pm.Dinner to follow.
You will be staying at the Holiday Inn that night.
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
Nearest highway: I 10
Nearest airport: Louis Armstron International

End of Program
Feb 28, 2015
Disembarkation is approximately 9:00am.Transportation provided to airport or Holiday Inn by 10:30am
You will be staying at the American Queen the night before.
Location: Departure
Type: Hotel

Ship Information: See info on American Queen

Contact info:
330 Loyola Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70112 USA
phone: 504-581-1600
Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $139 plus tax prices can vary
Book pre and post stay early. New Orleans is popular and some nights might be sold out or be more expensive. No pre-stay available on Feb 17,2015

Check in time: 3:30 PM

Type: Cruise Ship

Description: The American Queen Featuring six decks and measuring 418 feet in length, the American Queen is the world’s largest river steamboat. Modern amenities meet classic river ambiance aboard the American Queen. The 222 staterooms and suites are filled with modern appointments and carefully selected furnishings. Finely crafted hardwood fixtures, grand furnishings and gleaming brass detail the ship’s interior. The gazebo-style pilothouse and towering “feathered” stacks are both designed to be lowered to allow passage under bridges. Each stateroom has private facilities and ample storage. Cabins differ in size, amenity and cost. Limited singles are available.

Ship Information: See above description

Contact info:
Docked at River
New Orleans,, LA 70130 USA
phone: 206-292-9606
Room amenities: Varies with category purchased AC is available throughout the ship

Facility amenities: Laundry on board.

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

Elevator: Yes


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Feb 18 — Feb 28, 2015 $4330  
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Special Offer: Free round-trip airfare from many cities is included in the program price. Please note free airfare may be limited.

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Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
10 nights of accommodations
27 meals: 9 breakfasts, 1 brunch, 8 lunches, 9 dinners
14 Expert-led lectures
15 Field trips
3 Hands-on experiences
10 Performances

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4.9
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