Getting on/off a motorcoach with 4-5 steps up/down. Walking about 3 miles including ship and port corridors and gangways; uneven terrain, steps without railings, cobblestones; standing up to 2 hours.
In the Terrace Café — and on the Lido Deck in nice weather — there are freshly made hot and cold dishes to choose from such as eggs, breakfast meats, cereals, fruits, breads, pastries, and a variety of healthy choices as well as milk, juice, coffee, tea, water. Meals feature fresh local ingredients in tasty preparations.
Upon our arrival in Monte Carlo (Monaco), we will walk to the Prince's Palace and view the Changing of the Guard and explore the beautiful city further on foot.
Your choice of the Terrace Café or Marco Polo Restaurant.
Next, we will ride to Cap Ferrat and the exquisitely beautiful Villa Ephrussi-de-Rothschild. Using audio guides, we will learn about of Baroness Béatrice de Rothschild (1864-1934) and hear tales of her life and passions. We will enter the villa and see some of the more than 5,000 fine art treasures she collected including paintings, tapestries, antique furniture, and rare porcelain. The villa is surrounded by magnificent gardens. Returning to the ship, we will gather with our Group Leader for a port talk at the end of the afternoon.
Your choice of the Terrace Café or Marco Polo Restaurant. Share favorite experiences with new Road Scholar friends during the farewell dinner.
At leisure. Enjoy activities aboard ship, spend time with fellow Road Scholars, and be sure to check the briefing memo placed in our cabins with highlights for tomorrow. The ship will leave Monaco on our journey to Nice.