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Senior Trips

Steppin' Out travelers enjoy a 7-night cruise on the Danube. Photo by Patrick Dare.

For many older adults, traveling to interesting and beautiful places, meeting new people and trying new things provides both a great motivation and a great means for active aging. The Sunnyvale Senior Center's popular Steppin' Out Trip program offers adults age 50 and over escorted day trips to fabulous Bay Area destinations and extended adventures in the US. and abroad.  Steppin' Out trip staff handle all the transportation logistics, seek out the best restaurants, line up the most knowledgeable tour guides and more, so you can focus on just having fun.  Sunnyvale residents enjoy discounted travel fees, but all trips are open to non-residents as well. All travelers must be adults, age 50+, or traveling with someone who is.

For details on upcoming trips, download the current edition of the Steppin' Out Messenger newsletter, or request to be added to our mailing list.

Upcoming Day Trips

All day trips include escort, round-trip transportation from the Sunnyvale Senior Center, free parking and gratuity for the bus driver. Meals, if included, are noted below. Download a day trip registration form. Companions ages 21-49 pay an additional surcharge of $5. On trip day, arrive 30 minutes before departure to check in and board bus. All participants must depart and return with the group. Those who miss the bus may not join the trip in progress.

  Trip   Date/Time Cost  (Resident/Non-resident)  Special Notes  Registration
 

Lunch at Spinnaker's and Miniature Horses

Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014
9:45 a.m.-5:15 p.m.

 $109R / $136NR

Lunch at Spinnaker's. See newsletter for menu choices. Moderate walking/standing.

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  Historic Presidio Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
8:45 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
 $85R / $106NR Lunch at Presidio Cafe. See newsletter for menu choices. Moderate walking/standing.  #356800.F4
  Beach Blanket Babylon Holiday Show  Friday, Nov. 21, 2014
3:45-11:15 p.m.
 $159R / $199NR Dinner at Firenze. See newsletter for menu choices. Stairs.  #356800.F5
  Holiday Traditions at Filoli Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014
9:15 a.m.-3:15 p.m.
 $108R / $135NR Lunch included. Moderate walking or standing.  #356800.F6
   Kinky Boots Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014
12:15-6:30 p.m.
 $125R / $156NR No mealtime. Stairs.  #356800.F7

 

Upcoming Extended Trips

Most extended trips include escort, tour guide, round-trip transportation from the Sunnyvale Senior Center, free parking and gratuities for drivers, tour director and baggage handlers when available, trip cancellation insurance for trips outside California and a pre-trip meeting to go over trip details and distribute travel documents. Meals, if included, are noted below. Companions ages 21-49 pay an additional surcharge of $25.

  Trip  Departure/Return Dates  Cost for Sunnyvale Residents
 (Non-residents add $50) 
Special Notes  Registration 
 Courtesy Holland America Panama Canal Cruise Monday, Dec. 8-Monday, Dec. 22, 2014  Varies by cabin choice and number of people sharing a cabin, up to 4. Pre-trip meeting is November 20, 10 a.m.-noon, Recreation Center Community Room  Register ASAP. Limited cabins still available.

Panama Flyer
  San Diego, Solvang, Catalina Island and Queen Mary Monday, March 16-Saturday, March 21, 2015  $1,599 pp double occupancy; $1,999  single occupancy. Trip includes 7 meals. Pre-trip meeting is Thursday, March 5, 1-2:30 p.m., Senior Center Apricot Room Deposit of $75 due Dec. 4. Balance due Jan. 5, 2015.

San Diego Flyer
Colonial Cities of Cuba Saturday, March 21-Sunday, March 29, 2015 $4,774 pp double occupancy; $5,374 single occupancy Trip includes 18 meals. Pre-trip meeting is Monday, March 9, 10 a.m.-noon, Senior Center Cypress Room Deposit of $750 due Nov. 1. Balance due Jan. 6, 2015.

Cuba Flyer
 Courtesy Northwest Folklife Festival Seattle with Folklife Festival Tuesday, May 19-Saturday, May 23, 2015  $1,899 pp double occupancy; $2,299 single  occupancy Trip includes 5 meals. Pre-trip meeting tbd. Deposit of $200 pp due Feb. 26, 2015. Balance due March 19. Early booking by Dec. 1, save $75. 

Seattle Flyer
 Courtesy Glacier National Park Service Canadian Rockies and Glacier National Park Friday, June 26-Thursday, July 2, 2015 $3,644 pp double occupancy; $4,394 single occupancy Pre-trip meeting tbd. Deposit of $455 pp due Jan. 5. Balance due April 26. Early booking by Jan. 6, save $100.

Canadian Rockies Flyer
  Natural Wonders of Iceland Saturday, Aug. 15- Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015 $5,795 pp double occupancy; $6,669 single occupancy  Pre-trip meeting tbd.  Deposit of $950 due March 3, 2015. Balance due April 24. Early booking discount for full payment by Jan. 10, $350 pp.

Iceland Flyer
 

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