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Southwest France: Bordeaux and the Perigord

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Program #14253RJ
14 Days | 13 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
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
Sep 18, 2015
The program begins with orientation at 5:00 p.m. at the hotel in Bordeaux.
You will be staying at the Hotel Bordeaux Bayonne Etche Ona that night.
Location: Bordeaux
Nearest airport: Merignac International Airport
Transportation to site: Independent travelers can get to the Hotel Bordeaux Bayonne Etche-Ona by the Air France shuttle at the airport. Ticket price is 8 euros. Get off the shuttle at the Alles de Tourny stop by the Office du Tourisme/Place de la Comedie. The hotel is only 2 minutes walk from there. Taxis are also available from the airport and cost approximately 50 euros to get to the hotel.

End of Program
Sep 30, 2015
The program ends after breakfast at the hotel in Toulouse.
You will be staying at the Best Western Les Capitouls the night before.
Location: Toulouse
Nearest airport: Toulouse Blagnac
Transportation to site: There will be a coach transfer to the airport.
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: The Best Western Bordeaux Bayonne Etche-Ona is a charming boutique hotel, located in the very heart of Bordeaux. With its 18th century facades, this hotel has a unique configuration of two different locations within 40 meters away from each other, each providing you with exceptional living quarters, three conference rooms, a bar and lounge, and tramway access line B stop. In addition, the Grand Théatre is 50 meters away.

Contact info:
15 cours de l'Intendance
Bordeaux, 33000 France
phone: +33 5 56 48 00 88
web: www.bordeaux-hotel.com/

Room amenities: The rooms include a bathroom, a hairdryer, air conditioning, satellite television, a safe, internet connection, and a minibar.

Facility amenities: The hotel includes a bar, 24-Hour front desk, newspapers, an elevator, a safe, soundproof rooms, heating, baggage storage, air conditioning, room service, a business Center, laundry and dry cleaning services, fax/photocopying, concierge service, and free Wi-Fi is available in all areas.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: TBD
Contact Road Scholar Travel Services for rates and bookings.

Check in time: 1:00 PM

Type: Hotel

Description: The Best Western Hotel Les Capitouls is located in the heart of the historic and business center of Toulouse. Built in an ancient private mansion, the hotel offers the charm of Toulouse architecture and modern comfort of a four star hotel.

Contact info:
29 Allee Jean Jaures
Toulouse, France
phone: +33 5 34 41 31 21
web: hotel-capitouls.com/en/

Room amenities: The rooms are soundproofed and include air conditioning, a mini bar, a safe, and wireless internet.

Facility amenities: The hotel includes WiFi, continental breakfast, elevator, air conditioning, and computers and a printer are available to use.

Smoking policy: No
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.

Included
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12 nights of accommodations
30 meals: 12 breakfasts, 10 lunches, 8 dinners
5 Expert-led lectures
22 Field trips
5 Hands-on experiences

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4.9
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