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Australian New Year: Celebrate First in Sydney

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Program #21098RJ
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.
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.
Experience an early and exciting start to the New Year in Sydney, Australia — when January 1 arrives Down Under, it is still the morning of December 31 in the USA. Arriving at the height of the Australian summer, New Year is a major public celebration, a time of great joy and optimism. Share in the festivities and explore the historic and beautiful city of Sydney at this special time of year.


Highlights

• Celebrate New Year’s Eve on a Sydney Harbour boat excursion that gives you a wonderful view of the spectacular midnight fireworks display.
• Take in magnificent views of the Sydney Heads and the coastline from the Spit Bridge to Manly Scenic Walkway.
• Enjoy abundant free time to explore Sydney’s museums, parks and neighborhoods independently.

Program Notes

Departures of program # 21035 "New Zealand: An Odyssey Down Under" and program # 16434 "Australia & New Zealand: An Odyssey Down Under" are scheduled so that they can be taken directly following this program. 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 most days with one longer walk of about six miles. Some uneven, hilly terrain and stairs.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Sydney, 5 nights; departure.

Currently selected:Prices Starting At:
Dec 28 — Jan 4, 2015 $3649  
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Special Offer: This date includes a special celebration of Road Scholar's 40th Anniversary!

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5 nights of accommodations
8 meals: 4 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners
1 Expert-led lectures
7 Field trips
Visas: 1(out of 1 required)

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