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VENTURA, CALIFORNIA

The Best of California: Reagan Library, Historic Missions, Getty Center and the Channel Islands

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Program #14491RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
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 California’s diverse cultural and natural wonders. View J. Paul Getty’s extensive art collection at the J. Paul Getty Museum, go hiking on the Channel Islands and sit in the peaceful courtyards at the historic missions of Santa Barbara and Ventura. Insights gained through lectures and visits will give you a full picture of California culture.


Highlights

• Learn about the history of the Santa Barbara and Ventura missions during docent-led explorations of these landmarks.
• Board Air Force One at the Reagan Presidential Library and Museum.
• Enjoy a leisurely hike on one of the islands that is part of the Channel Island National Park.

Activity Notes

On Anacapa Island, climb 157 stairs to plateau for two-mile walk on uneven dirt trail. Walking up to one mile on mostly flat, paved terrain; standing up to two hours.

Coordinated by Road Scholar.


Our Value Promise To You

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Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
4 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 5 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
6 Field trips

Ratings

4.8
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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