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SANTA BARBARA, CALIFORNIA

Exploring Santa Barbara

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Program #20991ENZ
5 Days | 4 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.
If you’re looking for a more flexible schedule with ample independent time and several meals on your own, then our FLEX learning adventures are made for you.
From the first contact between white Europeans and the indigenous Chumash at the turn of the 17th century to today’s fashionable hotspot of culture, cuisine and the arts, get to know the Franciscan mission turned waterfront city of Santa Barbara. Home to inspiring architecture, robust agricultural resources, wonderful museums and an enviable waterfront, Santa Barbara is not only a fascinating detonation to explore, but also a charming and beautiful one as well.


Highlights

• Gain an overview of Santa Barbara's character from its waterfront, historical landmarks, viticulture, stunning architecture and cultural diversity.
• Taste some of the finest wines produced in Santa Barbara County within blocks of downtown and the beach.
• Visit the Santa Barbara Maritime Museum overlooking the harbor and discover the rich maritime history of the central coast.

Program Notes

This is a FLEX program that includes a more flexible schedule with ample independent time and several meals on your own. This learning adventure is one of our FLEX programs. It offers a more flexible schedule than our traditional programs and includes ample independent time and several meals on your own.

Activity Notes

Walking up to two miles on city streets, garden grounds. Some stairs unavoidable.

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4 nights of accommodations
8 meals: 4 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 1 dinner,
3 Expert-led lectures
5 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences

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4.8
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