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BEGINS IN: VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA

Vancouver Island Exploration

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Program #20576RJ
8 Days | 7 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.
Experience the beauty of Vancouver Island – from the capital city of Victoria to the wilds of the western coast. Learn about the impact of First Nations culture on the region, join naturalists for an exploration of Pacific Rim National Park, and enjoy field trips to sites including Butchart Gardens, the Royal BC Museum and more.


Highlights

• Discover the unique past and intriguing present of Victoria as you set out on foot to explore the city's rich architectural, cultural and social history.
• Explore the incredible marine life and go in search of whales off the coast of Tofino on Vancouver Island’s west coast.
• Examine the natural wonders of Pacific Rim National Park and learn about the dramatic influence of the ocean on the human history of this fascinating coastal region.

Activity Notes

Walking up to two miles over uneven ground; some stairs.

Itinerary Summary

Independent arrival Victoria, 3 nights; coach to Ucluelet, 3 nights; coach to Victoria, 1 night, independent departure.

Currently selected:Prices Starting At:
Jun 19 — Jun 26, 2014 $1945  
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Special Offer: For most programs in Canada in 2014, when you purchase your airfare from us you’ll receive free round-trip airport transfers to get you to and from your program! To take advantage of this new service, mention you need airfare when you call to enroll. If you enroll online, select the “Travel —Custom Arrangements” option, and Road Scholar Travel Services will contact you to make the arrangements.

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You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
7 nights of accommodations
16 meals: 7 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 6 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
10 Field trips

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4.6
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