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HUDSON VALLEY, NEW YORK

Exploring The Historic Hudson River Valley: A Landscape That Defined America

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Program #20509ENZ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
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.
The Hudson River Valley has been called the landscape that defined America. Join us to explore its nationally significant cultural and historic heritage with expert background presentations and field trips to iconic sites such as Washington's final Revolutionary Headquarters in Newburgh. Enjoy an afternoon cruise on the majestic Hudson to appreciate the splendid scenery.


Highlights

• Get perspectives on the important role of the Hudson River during an afternoon cruise.
• Explore the Gomez Mill House, the oldest Jewish residence in North America and learn its amazing history.
• Explore New Paltz’s historic Huguenot Street, one of the nation’s oldest, featuring seven unique stone houses dating to the early 1700s, a burial ground and a reconstructed 1717 stone church.


Activity Notes

Program gets you on your feet and includes activities such as walking up to a mile in a day and standing during field trips.

Date Notes
6/7/2015
Spend a day visiting the Mohonk Mountain House.6/21/2015
Attend a performance of the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival with its amazing background view of the Hudson River.

Coordinated by Mount Saint Mary College.


Currently selected:Prices Starting At:
Jul 21 — Jul 26, 2013 waitlist only  

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6 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners

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