OUR NEXT TRIPS
COLORADO SPRINGS/GARDEN OF THE GODS/ROYAL GORGE – AUGUST 5-13, 2017
Get an up-close view of the breathtaking Rocky Mountains on our Colorado and the Rocky Mountains trip. In addition to a great day visiting Colorado’s “Natural Wonder” – the Royal Gorge, you will see the United States Air Force Academy and the architectural marvel Cadet Chapel. We will spend time in the historic town of Manitou Springs at the base of Pike’s Peak. In another breathtaking locale, our group will tour Garden of the Gods, a magnificent park of red sandstone formations. You will also visit the Glen Eyrie Castle on this wonderful trip in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado.
AUGUST 31 – SEPTEMBER 6, 2017 – NEW YORK CITY with BROADWAY SHOW
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Discover the city that never sleeps on a trip to New York City! A two-day guided tour of New York shows your group such sights as Central Park, iconic Rockefeller Center, the glittering Broadway lights of Times Square, the hustle and bustle of Wall Street, and more. You will view the dazzling city skyline as you set sail for Liberty Island to visit the majestic Statue of Liberty and then go on to the famous Ellis Island as part of this New York vacation package. We will have the opportunity to see a Broadway show. The Big Apple experience will stay with you for a lifetime!
Broadway Show………………………………. TBD
OCTOBER 10-18, 2017 – WASHINGTON DC/GETTYSBURG/MONTICELLO
Join us for a wonderful historic trip to Washington DC, Gettysburg, Civil War battle sites, and Monticello. We begin our trip in Gettysburg with a 2 hour tour of the battle field and see the breath taking panorama of Pickets Charge in the Visitor’s Center. Visit the Antietam Battlefield take a tour of Harper’s Ferry and drive the Grey Ghost Trail. Next is visit to Manassas Battle field and see the film “Manassas: End of Innocence.
During our visit to Washington DC we will tour Arlington National Cemetery, tour the US Capitol, Library of Congress, and US Supreme Court Building. We will take a illuminated monument tour one evening. See Ford’s Theater and the New Center for Education and Leadership, then walk across the street to the Petersen House where President Lincoln died. Visit the National Portrait Gallery and President Lincoln’s cottage where his family lived for a quarter of his presidency. See the beautiful fall colors on the Potomac at Mount Vernon the home of George Washington along with a tour of the mansion. You’ll have the opportunity to spend time at the Smithsonian Museum Buildings.
We head to Montpelier, the home of James and Dolly Madison, to begin our journey home. Tour Monticello the home of Thomas Jefferson during the vibrant fall color season. Eat lunch at the historic Michie Tavern. We end our trip with a visit to Winchester, VA, and the Patsy Cline Museum. We will spend the night in the historic George Washington Hotel with dinner and entertainment from a Patsy Cline tribute singer.
Join us for a wonderful fall foliage and historic trip! Double…….$1549
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NOAH’S ARK, CREATION MUSEUM, NEWPORT AQUARIUM – OCTOBER 25-27, 2017
The Ark Encounter & Creation Museum! Three days and two nights along with two breakfasts and two dinners. Start your journey with a visit to the famous NEWPORT AQUARIUM: 70 exhibits, 14 galleries, five seamless tunnels totaling over 200 feet in length. Sharks (including a Shark Bridge), Penguins, Gators and Canyon Falls are just part of what you will experience here.
THE ARK ENCOUNTER! Bigger than imagination, this life-sized Noah’s Ark Experience will amaze you. Ark Encounter features a full-size Noah’s Ark, built according to the dimensions given in the Bible. Spanning 510 feet long, 85 feet wide, and 51 feet high, this modern engineering marvel amazes visitors young and old. From the moment you turn the corner and the towering Ark comes into view, to the friendly animals in the zoo, or the jaw-dropping exhibits inside the Ark, you’ll experience the pages of the Bible like never before.
THE CREATION MUSEUM. Prepare to believe as you explore 75,000 square feet of state-of-the-art exhibits, a high-tech Planetarium, full-size Allosaurus skeleton, stunning botanical gardens, petting zoo, and more. The state-of-the-art Creation Museum allows you to venture through biblical history.
DECEMBER 3-9, 2017 – BRANSON XMAS SHOWS/SHOW @ SIGHTS AND SOUNDS THEATER
Take a group bus tour to Branson, the Live Music Show Capital of the World! Branson brings you a rich array of music and comedy. The Dublin’s Irish Tenors dazzle you with talent you wouldn’t think possible. The 70’s Musical Celebration features hit songs by famous artists and the Million Dollar Quartet relives an unforgettable night when four rock and roll legends made an impromptu recording. Take a musical dinner cruise aboard the Showboat Branson Belle. The highlight of the trip is “The Miracle of Christmas” at the Sights and Sounds Theatre along with a backstage tour.