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New Year's With the Phoenix Symphony Orchestra, a Tale of Three Cities, and Desert Medicinal Plants

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Program #6353RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
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.

New Year's Eve At The Phoenix Symphony Orchestra
Learn to appreciate a variety of musical styles with talented musicians. Study musical instruments with musicians as they perform on the horn, woodwinds and strings. Enjoy a New Year's Eve celebration and Champagne toast with the Phoenix Symphony!

A Tale Of Art, Culture: Phoenix, Tempe, Scottsdale
Study the history of these metropolitan cities and how they were named. Discover their personalities with a historical trip to each city, emphasis on art and cultural influences. Visit the Phoenix Art Museum and Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin West.

Native Americans And Desert Medicinal Plants
Expert-led field trip to the Native American Heard Museum. Study their cultures, traditions and the influences of nature. Expert-led nature walk at the Desert Botanical Garden. Examine and sample edible and medicinal plants from the area used for over 2,000 years.

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Walking up to a mile per day and standing for up to an hour on field trips and muesum visits.

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5 nights of accommodations
11 meals: 5 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 5 dinners
13 Expert-led lectures
11 Field trips
1 Performances


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