Road Scholar (formerly known as Elderhostel) offers nearly 5,500 educational tours in all 50 states and 150 countries. Alongside local and renowned experts, experience in-depth and behind-the-scenes learning opportunities, from cultural tours and study cruises to walking, biking and more. Each year, Road Scholar awards scholarships toward programs in North America for those who do not have the financial means to participate. Welcoming atmosphere for couples & solo participants alike, particularly solo female travelers. One in four of their participants go solo. Road Scholar participants, mostly over the age of 50, come from all kinds of backgrounds and from all over the United States and Canada.
Last formal update: 8/2018