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Adventures Afloat: Southern Serenade: Cruising the Intracoastal Waterway

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9 Days | 8 Nights
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. 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.
Focus on rich history, natural beauty and music as you sail among and visit the grand antebellum homes, quaint fishing villages, birding habitats, barrier islands and saltwater marshes that compose the protected Intracoastal Waterway of the Old South.


• Discover the historic Palmer Home in Charleston and a plantation and its adjoining gardens outside the city.
• Shining Savannah is opened to you on a field trip to its famously beautiful squares, vast historic district and fascinating Maritime Museum.
• Board a privately owned ship to Cumberland Island, where an expert-led walk takes you through a live oak forest and onto pristine beaches.

Activity Notes

Walking up to 1.5 miles, uneven terrain, getting on and off motor coach.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Jacksonville, Fla., embark Grande Mariner, 8 nights (ports of call include Amelia Island (Georgia), Cumberland Island, Jekyll Island, St. Simons Island, Savannah, Beaufort, S.C.); disembark Charleston, departure.

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8 nights of accommodations
23 meals: 8 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 8 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
7 Field trips
7 Performances


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