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22 Days | 21 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
Oct 16, 2015
The program begins at orientation at 5:00 p.m. at the program hotel in Bayeux.
You will be staying at the Churchill Hotel that night.
Location: Bayeux
Transportation to site: A group arrival transfer is organized for all participants who purchased an air-inclusive program and arrive on the group date.

End of Program
Nov 5, 2015
The program ends after breakfast at the hotel in Paris.
You will be staying at the Villa Beaumarchais the night before.
Location: Paris
Nearest airport: Charles de Gaulle (CDG)
Transportation to site: A group arrival transfer is organized for all participants who purchased an air-inclusive program and arrive on the group date. Independent travelers may join the group transfer or take a taxi directly to the airport or take one of the Air France buses. Tickets can be purchased by anyone regardless of airline. Paris Shuttle, a third party service, offers discounted shared shuttle and private transfer rates to Road Scholar participants. The rate they offer is about 10% discount off their published rate. By using the web link below, you can take advantage of these rates and book your transfer for arrival in or departure from Paris. You will need to pay in advance with a credit card to confirm reservations and print your own voucher. www.parishuttle.com/index.php?partner=P60WEN
Type: Full Service Hotel

Description: Located in a pedestrian street in the heart of old Bayeux, a medieval town near the D-Day landing beaches, the Churchill Hotel is just a few steps away from the famous tapestry and the cathedral. This charming hotel is in a quaint, rambling old building and is ranked one of the top hotels in Normandy.

Contact info:
14-16 rue Saint Jean
Bayeux, 14400 France
phone: +33 2 31 21 31 80
web: www.hotel-churchill.fr/en/

Room amenities: The rooms are equipped with a bath or shower, a flatscreen satellite television, air conditioning, internet access, and a direct dial telephone.

Facility amenities: The hotel includes an air-conditioned lounge and a spacious veranda.

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

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

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Type: Hotel

Description: The Villa Beaumarchais is located in the heart of the Marais district and is just a short distance from the Carnavalet Museum.

Contact info:
5 rue des Arquebusiers
Paris, 75003 France
phone: +33 (#)1 40 29 14 00
web: www.villa-beaumarchais.com

Room amenities: All the rooms include satellite television, air conditioning, a telephone, internet access, a minibar, a safe, and a private bathroom with a hair dryer.

Facility amenities: The hotel offers free WiFi in public areas, a bar, a business center, and a fitness room.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after:
Road Scholar can reserve additional nights at a special rate at this program hotel. Please contact Road Scholar at 1-800-241-1404 for our special rate and to make a reservation. Please call at least 45 days prior to your program departure to ensure availability of the Road Scholar special rate which includes taxes and breakfast.

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You won't find a better value.

at no additional cost on this date ...
20 nights of accommodations
48 meals: 20 breakfasts, 18 lunches, 10 dinners
9 Expert-led lectures
32 Field trips
2 Hands-on experiences


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