Great American Get-Together in Chattanooga
Join a group of fellow travelers for a week of fellowship, learning and fun in in this small city with big personality, where Southern charm meets a thoroughly modern metropolis.
Rating (5)
Program No. 22811RJ
8 days
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At a Glance

Join a group of fellow travelers for a week of camaraderie, learning and fun in this undiscovered gem of Chattanooga, Tennessee, where Southern charm and a thoroughly modern metropolis meet at the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. Local experts will lead lectures and daily field trips where you’ll learn about Chattanooga history from the Civil War to its reinvention as one of the cleanest cities in the world. From high atop Lookout Mountain to inside the underground Ruby Falls cascade, and from the Hunter Museum of American Art to the Challenger Space Center, there is something for everyone, as you experience the best of Road Scholar in Chattanooga.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Discover the geological wonders and stunning views of Lookout Mountain including ancient rock formations and an underground waterfall.
  • Explore the history and wildlife of Tennessee's River Gorge and the Tennessee River by boat with an aquarium naturalist.
  • Learn about the area's Civil War history with visits to Chickamauga Battlefield and the site of the Battle Above the Clouds, both located in National Parks.

General Notes

Program limited to 160 participants, but the group will be divided into smaller groups for most activities.

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