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On the Road: San Antonio to Big Bend National Park

Program Number: 20562RJ
Start and End Dates:
3/23/2014 - 3/29/2014; 4/12/2015 - 4/18/2015;
Duration: 6 nights
Location: San Antonio, Texas
Price starting at: $1,525.00 - Price may vary based on date, departure city
Program Type: On the Road; National Parks Activity Level: t (see description)
Meals: 15; 6 Breakfasts, 5 Lunches, 4 Dinners    
Meal Options: Vegetarian    

Explore Texas nature and culture from San Antonio’s Riverwalk to the mountains of Big Bend National Park. Cross the Chihuahuan Desert as a naturalist interprets all you see and scale the Chisos Mountains to explore Big Bend’s rugged landscapes. Visit Terlingua ghost town, Fort Davis National Historic Site and much more.




Highlights

• Explore the darkest skies in the country in a star party with an expert at the McDonald Observatory.
• Travel back in time with a visit to Fort Davis National Historic Site.
• See a wide variety of plants and wildlife as you journey through deserts and mountains of Big Bend National Park.



Activity Particulars

Walking and hiking up to one mile, standing up to one hour, climbing two flights of stairs. Getting on and off coach several times each day. Able to carry your own luggage. Elevations up to 7,000 feet.



You may also enjoy “Signature City San Antonio” (#1981), a program which explores the vibrant history of the city in which you start and end.




Date Specific Information

3-23-2014

Learn more about Texas and its colorful history and diverse culture by staying for Signature City San Antonio, our highly rated program that explores many facets of the city. It begins in the same hotel on Sunday, March 30, 2014. Double your pleasure with two programs!
Enjoy the latest in hearing technology — listening devices — on this date.



Itinerary Summary

Arrival San Antonio, 1 night; coach to Alpine, 1 night; coach to Terlingua, 2 nights; coach to Fort Davis, 1 night; coach return to San Antonio, 1 night; departure.



Coordinated by University of Texas at Austin.




San Antonio

Explored in 1691 and 1709 by Spanish expeditions that named the San Antonio River and San Pedro Creek, the city of San Antonio today incorporates its colorful past into its present, offering the bustling River Walk, botanical gardens of native Texas flora, and the Missions National Historic Park, which includes the famous Alamo.



Accommodations
San Antonio: Three-star hotel on Riverwalk. Terlingua: Resort near Big Bend National Park. Alpine: Three-star hotel. Fort Davis: Historic, recently renovated hotel.

Road Scholar Instructors
These instructors are participating on at least one date of this program. Please note that changes may occur.
Lonn Taylor

Lonn Taylor is a historian and writer who retired to Fort Davis, Texas, with his wife, Dedie, after 20 years as a historian at the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American History in Washington, D.C. Lonn has authored several books and writes a weekly column about Texas called "The Rambling Boy," for the Marfa Big Bend Sentinel.
 
Meals and Lodgings
   Drury Plaza Hotel
  San Antonio, Texas 1 night
   Hampton Inn Alpine
  Alpine, Texas 1 night
   Hotel Limpia
  Fort Davis, Texas 1 night
   Lajitas Resort
  Terlingua, Texas 1 night
   Hampton Inn Alpine
  Alpine, Texas 1 night
   Drury Plaza Hotel
  San Antonio, Texas 1 night
 Drury Plaza Hotel
Type: Four-Star Hotel
  Description: The hotel's riverside doors offer direct access to the beautiful San Antonio River Walk. Enjoy historical elegance and spectacular views along the famous River Walk. The Drury Plaza Hotel is the restored 1929 Alamo National Bank Building, located on the River Walk, and listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Using Art Deco ornamentation and the principles of the Beaux-Arts, the architects designed the twenty-four story skyscraper and incorporated the Texas Stars and southwest patterns. This architectural masterpiece has been a landmark in the San Antonio skyline since its construction. The basement still contains three of the original bank vaults. The outdoor swimming pool and Jacuzzi, on the hotel's 24th floor, features city-wide views.
  Contact info: 105 South St. Mary's Street
San Antonio, TX 78205 USA
phone: 210-270-7799
web: www.druryhotels.com/propertyoverview.aspx?property=0130
  Room amenities: All rooms feature a microwave and refrigerator, iron and ironing board, flat panel LCD TVs, hair dryer, coffee maker, Internet access.
  Facility amenities: Amenities at the Drury Plaza include a full hot breakfast buffet with scrambled eggs, sausage, pancakes, biscuits and gravy, juice, fruit, yogurt, cereals, coffee, and tea, complimentary Hot Food & Happy Hour 5:30 pm daily, complimentary 24-hour business center, fitness room and Guest Pantry, on-site covered valet parking is available for an additional charge, free fountain soda and fresh popcorn each afternoon in the lobby, beautiful rooftop pool and Jacuzzi with citywide views, and guest laundry.
  Smoking allowed: No
  Elevators available: Yes
  Additional nights prior: Contact the hotel directly. Best seasonal price available. Please telephone hotel representative directly (210) 220-2990 or e-mail donna.swanson@druryhotels.com for rates and availability.
  Check in time: 4:00 PM
  Additional nights after: Contact the hotel directly. Best seasonal price available. Please telephone hotel representative directly (210) 220-2990 or e-mail donna.swanson@druryhotels.com for rates and availability.
  Check out time: 11:00 AM

 Hampton Inn Alpine
Type: Three-Star Hotel
  Description: Rated as one of Texas' top-ten small towns by Texas Highway magazine, Alpine is framed by the towering Davis Mountain range to the north and west, and the Chihuahuan Desert to the south. Located near Big Bend National Park, named for the vast curve in the Rio Grand River, the Hampton Inn® Alpine offers convenient access to some of the most unique landscape in West Texas.
  Contact info: 2607 West Highway 90
Alpine, TX 79830 USA
phone: 432-837-7344
web: hamptoninn.hilton.com/en/hp/hotels/index.jhtml?ctyhocn=ALETXHX
  Room amenities: Spacious non-smoking room features one king or two queen beds, 32" LCD HDTV, easy to operate alarm clock/radio and large work desk. The free high-speed internet access will help you stay connected while on the road. If you prefer not to work at the desk, you can use the convenient lapdesk instead. You'll also enjoy the convenience of having a coffee maker and iron/ironing board in your room. In the bathroom, you'll enjoy fluffy towels, a WaterPik showerhead and curved shower rod that allows more light and space in the shower.
  Facility amenities: Hot breakfast, free high-speed internet access.
  Smoking allowed: No
  Elevators available: Yes

 Hotel Limpia
Type: Hotel
  Description: The Hotel Limpia, an historic, restored hotel built in 1912, is located in mile high Fort Davis, nestled in the scenic Davis Mountains of southwest Texas. We currently have 31 rooms including suites. Our accommodations are fully restored with private baths, period furnishings and free Wi-Fi. The hotel setting provides a peaceful and comfortable hideaway from the busy outside world. The courtyard garden, fragrant with roses and herbs, the glassed-in veranda with its flourishing plants, and the porches with their rocking chairs are favorite places for guests to relax and enjoy the tranquility of a by-gone era of Texas. The main building of the hotel complex was built of pink limestone in 1912. Included in the interior architecture are rounded walls upstairs and 12-foot ceilings with ornamental pressed tin. The main building houses 31 rooms and suites, including a 1100-square foot master suite–all decorated in late Victorian reproduction furnishings. For guests’ pleasure are porches with rockers, a glassed-in veranda and a parlor with a fireplace. The rest of the week coffee and pastries and a breakfast plates are available at the Hotel’s Blue Mountain Bistro.
  Contact info: 101 Memorial Square
Fort Davis, TX 79734 USA
phone: 432-426-3237
web: www.hotellimpia.com/
  Smoking allowed: No

 Lajitas Resort
Type: Resort
  Description: Lajitas Resort and Spa is a 27,000 acre private estate community set against the beauty and majesty of the Big Bend National Park and Big Bend State Park.
  Contact info: HC 70
Lajitas, TX 79852 USA
phone: 432-424-5000
web: www.lajitasgolfresort.com
  Room amenities: Each room is uniquely designed with individuality, offering stunning views of the valley, Rio Grande River or mountain range. Rooms are decorated with a "cowboy bordello" interior of iron beds, red velvet comforters and Mexican-tile bathrooms. All rooms offer Cable TV, Coffee/Tea Maker, Complimentary Bottled Water, Clock Radio, DVD Player, Hair Dryer, In-Room Safe, Iron/Ironing Board, Phone, Refrigerator, Wireless High-Speed Internet (Complimentary).
  Facility amenities: 24-Hour Business Center, Audio-Visual Equipment, 24-Hour Front Desk, Outdoor Ampitheatre, ATM/Banking, Complimentary Coffee In Lobby, Fitness Center, Laundry Facilities, Onsite Spa, Saloon, Cowboy Art Gallery, Equestrian Center, General Store, Gift Shop, Golf Course, Rio Grande Walking Trail, Swimming Pool, Fossil Museum.
  Smoking allowed: No


Travel Details
  Start of Program:
4:00PM You will be staying at Drury Plaza Hotel that night.
  End of Program:
7:00 AM Program ends with breakfast in our hotel on your own schedule. You may book an early departure flight if you wish. Or, stay an extra day and enjoy Signature City San Antonio beginning on Sunday You will be staying at Drury Plaza Hotel the night before.
  Required documents:
The Road Scholar Health & Safety Form is required. To participate in your Road Scholar program, you are required to complete the Participant Information Form, which includes your health and safety information, lodging and meal preferences, and more. Please either complete and submit this online form or complete and mail back to your Program Provider a hard-copy version of the form included in your Preliminary Information Packet. Participants are also required to sign a University of Texas-mandated Release and Indemnification Agreement.
  Parking availability:
Parking is available for an additional fee. Our San Antonio hotel offers only covered valet parking. We have a special parking rate of $10 per night (subject to change) for our program.
Transportation
To Start of Program
  Location:  San Antonio, Texas
  Nearest airport:  San Antonio
  From End of Program
  Location: San Antonio, Texas
    (Additional transportation information same as above)
Travel Details
 

To hotel

 

From Airport

 
 

Service:

 

Commercial Van/Shuttle
Go Shuttle
phone: 210-281-9900
Advanced Reservations Required

 

Per Person/One Way:

 

$20.25/one way, $36.50/round trip per person. Cost is subject to change.
Prices are subject to change.

 

Travel Time:

 

up to 30 minutes depending on traffic 

   

Go Airport Shuttle from San Antonio International Airport to hotel $20.25/one way, $36.50/round trip per person - cost is subject to change. Go Airport Shuttle website: citytoursinc.com, telephone 210-281-9900, reservations are not required from the airport to hotel; reservations required from hotel to airport and can be made after your arrival in San Antonio. Reservations made online at citytoursinc.com are discounted $1 less one way and $2 less round trip.

 

To hotel

 

From Airport

 
 

Service:

 

Taxi

 

Per Person/One Way:

 

Cost is approximately $25 per taxi from San Antonio airport to hotel
Prices are subject to change.

 

Travel Time:

 

15 minutes 

 

Distance:

 

9 miles

   

Taxi cost can be shared by passengers.

 

San Antonio International

 

To Airport

 
 

Service:

 

Commercial Van/Shuttle
Go Shuttle
phone: 210-281-9900
Advanced Reservations Required

 

Per Person/One Way:

 

$20.25/one way, $36.50/round trip per person. Cost is subject to change.
Prices are subject to change.

 

Travel Time:

 

up to 30 minutes depending on traffic 

   

Go Airport Shuttle from San Antonio International Airport to hotel $20.25/one way, $36.50/round trip per person - cost is subject to change. Go Airport Shuttle website: citytoursinc.com, telephone 210-281-9900, reservations are not required from the airport to hotel; reservations required from hotel to airport and can be made after your arrival in San Antonio. Reservations made online at citytoursinc.com are discounted $1 less one way and $2 less round trip.

 
Driving Directions
  From San Antonio International Airport: To Drury Plaza Hotel Riverwalk 105 South St Mary's Street San Antonio, TX 78205 from San Antonio Intnl Airport: travel 8 miles South Take Highway 281 South Take the Commerce St Exit #141a Turn Right onto E Commerce St Hotel is 6 blks ahead on Commerce St Enter hotel on Commerce St
  From the East, 1-10 to San Antonio Traveling West on I-10: Take US-281 North, Exit 574 Take the Commerce St Exit #141a Turn Left onto Commerce St Hotel is 6 blks ahead on Commerce St Enter hotel on Commerce St
  From the North, Hwy 281 Traveling South on U.S. Hwy 281: Take the Commerce St Exit #141a Turn Right onto E Commerce St Hotel is 6 blks ahead on Commerce St Enter hotel on Commerce St
  From the North, I-35 to San Antonio Traveling South on I-35: Take I-37 South/US-281 South Take the Commerce St Exit #141a Turn Right onto Commerce S Proceed 6 blks on Commerce St to hotel Enter hotel on Commerce St
  From the South, 1-35 to San Antonio Traveling North on I-35: Take the Durango Blvd Exit towards Downtown (Exit #155b) Turn Right onto Durango St Turn Left onto St. Mary’s St Turn Left onto Commerce St Hotel is 1 blk on Commerce St Enter hotel on Commerce St
  From the West, I-10 to San Antonio Traveling East on I-10: Take the Frio St Exit towards Downtown (Exit #569b) Turn Right onto N Frio St Turn Left onto W Martin St Turn Right onto W Pecan St Turn Right onto N St Mary’s St Turn Right onto Commerce St Enter hotel on Commerce St
Elevation Note: Elevation up to 7,000 ft inside Big Bend National Park

Equipment Requirements: Participants will ride in 4-6 person jeep rides, on unpaved roads. Ride will include some bumps.
The prices listed for commercial services and facilities that are not included in the program cost, such as airport shuttles or extra nights lodging, are subject to change without notice. Since Road Scholar cannot guarantee the accuracy of these prices, we strongly suggest contacting the companies directly for the most up-to-date information.


Daily Schedule

Day 1: Arrival & Check-in, Registration & Orientation, Welcome Dinner, Visit the Alamo after dark
(Sunday, March 23)

Note: Must be able to walk on uneven surfaces up to a mile each day, stand in museums for a few hours, handle your own luggage, and climb on and off motor coach without difficulty.



   
 Afternoon: HOTEL CHECK-IN: Available from 3:00pm.

REGISTRATION & ORIENTATION: 4:00p on 4th floor conference room. Pick up your Road Scholar arrival packet containing your name tag, up-to-date schedule, list of participants, maps, and other important information we will review.

(Border Patrol Information: Participants will pass through several border patrol checkpoints as the group nears the Rio Grande border with Mexico. Non U. S. citizens should bring passports to present to officials upon request. Texas law prohibits possession of marijuana. Drug sniffing dogs are used at border patrol checkpoints. Prescriptions for medical marijuana in other states are not recognized in Texas.) Your group leader will greet you with a warm Texas welcome, introduce everyone, and provide key staff contact names and phone numbers. We will review the up-to-date daily schedule, discuss responsibilities, safety guidelines, emergency procedures, and answer any questions you may have. If you arrive late, pick up your packet at the hotel front desk.

During this program, you will explore the rugged beauty of the Big Bend National Park area, learn about the diversity of the geology, plant, and animal life of the area, and get an insider’s tour and a star viewing at the McDonald Observatory,

Please be aware that program activities and scheduled times could change due to weather and other local circumstances. In the event of changes, we will alert you as quickly as possible. 5:30 p.m. Enjoy the kickback reception on the 2nd floor of the hotel, featuring free hot food and cold drinks.

 Dinner: Meet other participants and get to know your group leaders at a welcome dinner at a river walk restaurant near the hotel
 Evening: After dinner, enjoy a casual stroll along the River Walk to Alamo Plaza at dusk where your guide will share some little known stories regarding this famous battle site. Afterwards, a rare treat as we enter the Alamo grounds for an evening talk regarding the historic siege and battle.
   
Accommodations: Drury Plaza Hotel
Meals Included: Dinner

Day 2: Travel to Big Bend Region; Scenic stops along the way
(Monday, March 24)

Note: Participants will be travelling approximately 400 miles by motor coach, sitting for long periods of time.



   
 Breakfast: We enjoy a hot breakfast buffet before boarding our motorcoach.
 Morning: Begin your excursion into the least-populated area of Texas by motor coach. We’ll stop along the way as we cross the scenic Hill Country and enter the dramatic Chihuahuan Desert. Your guide is a Texas Master Naturalist, who will be with you on the entire trip and provide instruction about plants, animals and birds of the area during your journey.
 Lunch: PRESENTATION: Discover what archeologists know about life in this area from over 4,000 years ago during a brief stop at the Lake Amistad National Recreation Area visitor center near Del Rio, Texas. See what art on nearby rock shelter walls can teach us about early human and animal life in the area. Continue your journey across the desert and see first-hand the remoteness of the area. Eat a box lunch on the bus as you continue your westward journey.
 Afternoon: FIELD TRIP: Heard about "The Law West of the Pecos?" You'll get to see it first-hand with a stop at the Judge Roy Bean Visitor Center in Langtry. Step inside the Jersey Lily and begin your exploration of the desert in the adjacent cactus garden learning how to identify species you'll see along your journey. Continue across the desert and begin to experience the remoteness of the area.
 Dinner: After you arrive in Alpine, you’ll have a hearty meal and a well-deserved chance to stretch your legs.
 Evening: PRESENTATION: A long-time resident of the Big Bend area will introduce you to the unique people and communities in the region. You'll begin to see why some people thrive in the isolated region and wouldn't live anywhere else.
   
Accommodations: Hampton Inn Alpine
Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3: Lunch at Historic Indian Lodge; Private Tour and Star Viewing at University of Texas McDonald Observatory
(Tuesday, March 25)

Note: Behind-the-scenes tour of observatory involves two hours of walking to and standing in buildings and telescope/viewing areas- some uphill/downhill walking. Evening star viewing in amphitheater area, during which time you can opt to walk to telescopes on plaza, some of which require climbing 5-10 steps to reach viewing platform.



   
 Breakfast: Enjoy a hearty breakfast at the hotel in Alpine, named one of the top ten small towns in Texas.
 Morning: FIELD TRIP: Visit the Fort Davis National Historic Site, where you will develop a new appreciation of Buffalo Soldiers, early settlers, and native inhabitants of the region. Hear about life on a frontier military post, and the importance of mail coaches and freight wagons during the westward expansion of the United States. Visit the post hospital to get a glimpse of frontier medicine.
 Lunch: Those for an eye for architectural detail will revel in a visit to the historic Indian Lodge in the Davis Mountains State Park. The lodge was originally built in the 1930s by the Civilian Conservation Corps, and has recently been renovated to update the building’s features, while carefully preserving details such as cane and log ceilings and casement windows. You’ll eat in the Black Bear restaurant and have some time to enjoy the lodge and the surrounding views
 Afternoon: PRESENTATION: Hear a local author share amusing stories about life in the big country. The author is a retired historian and Smithsonian Institution employee who has an interesting perspective on life out west.
 Afternoon: FIELD TRIP: Head for the hills as you set out for the McDonald Observatory to take a private tour. You’ll see several of the large, state-of-the-art telescopes and hear about the research conducted there, where scientists and university students continue to make important discoveries. After your tour, spend some time looking through exhibits in the visitor center as you contemplate new advances in the world of astronomy.
 Dinner: Following check-in at the historic Hotel Limpia, savor a tasty dinner at the highly rated Blue Mountain Bistro.
 Evening: PRESENTATION: Return to the McDonald Observatory for one of their famous star parties. Don’t miss this memorable opportunity to see stars and planets from one of the darkest and clearest night skies in the country with an expert guide. You’ll be able to see some objects with the naked eye as our expert describes objects in the sky, and get a chance to view others through the myriad of telescopes around the plaza.
   
Accommodations: Hotel Limpia
Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4: Scenic Drive to Big Bend Area; Big Bend Ranch State Park, Naturalist Guided Jeep Tour
(Wednesday, March 26)

Note: Safari-style jeep seats 4-6 persons with a naturalist as your personal guide. The 3-hr ride over primitive mountain roads has some bouncing and roughness.



   
 Breakfast: Enjoy a full breakfast at your hotel.
 Morning: You'll head for the border during your scenic drive from Ft. Davis to Terlingua. You'll visit the largest state park in Texas, the Big Bend Ranch State Park, encompassing more than 300,000 acres of rugged terrain. Explore the interpretive exhibits of the newly opened Barton Warnock Visitor Center to find out how the history, geology and landscape have shaped the region. Displays at the center interpret 570 million years of geological history and were built with support of state and national park staff from Texas and the surrounding Mexican states.
 Lunch: A picnic lunch is provided at the Big Bend Ranch State Park.
 Afternoon: PRESENTATION: A park ranger will explain how humans, animals and plants survive in and adapt to the harsh desert conditions of the region. Develop a better understanding of the region as the ranger tells you about clues discovered through the study of geology, plant life and animal life in the area.
 Afternoon: FIELD TRIP: Get ready for action as you venture out on an interpretative jeep tour with a naturalist guide. You’ll get an inside look at rocks, plants and other natural features as your guide enlightens you about the cultural and natural history of the region. You may see evidence of wildlife and spot some birds as you venture into the wilderness. Groups will alternate between the guided jeep excursion through the desert and a stop at the State Park Visitor Center and an outing to the ghost town of Terlingua, home of the famous Starlight Theater.
 Dinner: Enjoy dinner on your own at the Lajitas Spa and Resort. You may choose between a restaurant, saloon or deli on site.
   
Accommodations: Lajitas Resort
Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 5: Big Bend National Park: Driving and Hiking Tours; Visitors Centers
(Thursday, March 27)

Note: Participants will be given the opportunity to go on a short hike near the Chisos Mountain Lodge. Elevation near the lodge is approximately 5,000 feet.



   
 Breakfast: Enjoy breakfast at the beautiful Lajitas Resort and Spa.
 Morning: FIELD TRIP: Begin your visit to the Big Bend National Park with a trip down Ross Maxwell Scenic Drive with a naturalist who will describe the diversity of the region.
 Morning: FIELD TRIP: Wonder at the diversity of the region as you leave the desert and head up the Chisos Mountain Trail, where you will see changes in vegetation and wildlife.
 Lunch: Lunch at the restaurant in the Chisos Mountain Lodge, built in part by the Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930s.
 Afternoon: FIELD TRIP: No visit to the area is complete without a stop in Marathon, a community put on the map when the railroad came to town and now known for its quaint hotels and galleries.
 Afternoon: PRESENTATION: Get a personal introduction to the Big Bend National Park from a park ranger, who will provide an overview of the park and answer any questions you might have about this large and diverse natural area. You'll have an opportunity to go on a short hike near the lodge, if you wish.
 Afternoon: FIELD TRIP: No visit to the area is complete without a stop in Marathon, a community put on the map when the railroad came to town and now known for its quaint hotels and galleries.
 Afternoon: FIELD TRIP: Your day in the park ends with a visit to the Panther Junction Visitor Center, where you may choose to watch a national park service film about the park or explore a cactus garden. See a different section of the vast park as you exit through the Persimmon Gap station as you end your day of discovery.
 Dinner: Dinner in Alpine as you enjoy your final evening in the big sky country.
   
Accommodations: Hampton Inn Alpine
Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6: Return to San Antonio by bus
(Friday, March 28)

Note: Primarily a travel day. Return to San Antonio via Interstate 10, with occasional rest stops along the way.



   
 Breakfast: Enjoy a hot breakfast at your hotel.
 Morning: Bid a fond farewell to the sprawling Big Bend region as you head out by bus. Stop in a scenic Hill Country town along the way.
 Lunch: Get your barbecue fix with some pit smoked barbecue from the well-known Cooper family in Junction.
 Afternoon: Complete your return to San Antonio. Your group leader will have some educational videos for you to watch as you travel and will share some thoughts to wrap up your westward journey. Beginning at 5:30 p.m. Enjoy the kickback reception on the 2nd floor of the hotel, featuring free hot food and cold drinks.
 Dinner: Pamper yourself with a catered dinner in at the hotel after the long trip. Your group leader will lead a final discussion and present a slide show of photos collected during the week to wrap up your experience as you enjoy a catered meal.
   
Accommodations: Drury Plaza Hotel
Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 7: Enjoy a hot breakfast buffet before farewells and departure.
(Saturday, March 29)
   
 Breakfast: A hot breakfast buffet is included.
 Morning: Free Time: Optional morning independent activities include a River Walk stroll along our hotel; or visit the Alamo or Historic Market District, which are located within walking distance from our hotel. Departures. Hotel check out is 11:00 a.m. We hope you have enjoyed this very special event and will return for other rewarding Road Scholar programs in the future. Best wishes for all your journeys!
   
Meals Included: Breakfast
Important information about your itinerary: Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the information featured on this website. Itineraries are based on our best information at this time. Circumstances beyond our control may require us to adjust itineraries or other details. We regret any inconvenience this may cause and appreciate your understanding. Information will be sent to you from your Program Provider approximately three weeks prior to the program start date. The prices listed for commercial services and facilities that are not included in the program cost, such as airport shuttles or extra nights lodging, are subject to change without notice. Since Road Scholar cannot guarantee the accuracy of these prices, we strongly suggest contacting the companies directly for the most up-to-date information.


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