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FRANCE / SPAIN / MOROCCO

Adventures Afloat: Voyages to Antiquity: Exploring History’s Grandeur in France and Spain

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Program #21660RJ
17 Days | 16 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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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.
On this voyage from the Mediterranean to the Atlantic through the Strait of Gibraltar, study the rises and falls of empires and examine the spectacular architectural and artistic record left behind. Roman theaters, opulent Moorish palaces and medieval cathedrals beckon you inside to learn the stories of emperors, sultans and popes.


Highlights

• Delve into France’s medieval history at Avignon’s Papal Palace and on the narrow streets of fortified Carcassonne.
• Examine the exquisite interiors and lush gardens of the Alhambra, a magnificent Moorish palace.
• Contrast the proud cultures of several Spanish cities including Barcelona, Madrid, Seville and Jerez.

Activity Notes

Walking up to two miles per day and standing for up to four hours per day. Some uneven terrain, hills and steep stairs without railings at historic sites.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Nice (France), embark Aegean Odyssey, 11 nights (ports of call include Marseille, Carcassonne, Barcelona (Spain), Cartagena, Málaga, Tangier (Morocco), Jerez (Spain)); disembark Seville, 2 nights; train to Madrid, 2 nights; departure.

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Jun 3 — Jun 19, 2015 $5995
Reduced prices starting at $5395
$5395

Special Offer: Enroll by Oct. 1, 2014 and save $600 off the original program price (the price shown has already been reduced). Free round-trip air from many cities is also included in the program price, and there is no additional cost for a single room in select categories. Please note free airfare and single rooms may be limited.

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Included
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15 nights of accommodations
39 meals: 15 breakfasts, 10 lunches, 14 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
14 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances

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