2023 FALL & WINTER TOURS
MOUNTAINS, MUSIC AND RAILS OF ELKINS, WEST VIRGINIA
OCTOBER 25 - 27 $695 pp double / $840 single occupancy (full w/wait list)
Enjoy the scenery & nostalgia of “riding the rails” on the steam-powered Cass Scenic Railroad up to Bald Knob with a box lunch, the Tygart Flyer over the Cheat river and a tour of the National Radio Astronomy Observatory are highlights of this tour.
Day 1: After a beautiful drive thru the West Virginia Mountains, we arrive at Elkins, our home for the next two nights. This evening we enjoy dinner and entertainment at the Railyard Restaurant.
Day 2: A scenic drive takes us to Cass, W.V. for a short movie showcasing the Cass RR and a question-and-answer session. You will have time to visit the Company Store and other Depot attractions before boarding the train that will take us to the top of Bald Knob Mountain. On our way up on this old logging railroad we’ll go through switch backs as our steam locomotive chugs up the steep mountain grade, a box lunch is included. Dinner and a show tonight are included at the Gandy Dancer Dinner Theater.
Day 3: This morning we will visit the West Virginia Railroad Museum before boarding the Tygart Flyer, a vintage diesel-powered passenger train and view the beautiful scenery as we travel through the WV area. Enjoy an included lunch on the train before we depart for home.
Includes: Escorted transportation, 2 nights lodging, 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners, 2 train rides, 2 shows, luggage, taxes and included meal tips.
GAYLORD OPRYLAND & GRAND OLE OPRY
NASHVILLE, TN (added a 2nd bus)
NOVEMBER 1 - 4 - $910 pp double / $1220 single occupancy
Enjoy 3 nights lodging at the luxurious Gaylord Opryland Hotel with atrium views of the wonderful gardens and waterfalls, a fabulous buffet breakfast each morning, backstage Grand Ole' Opry tour and Opry show. Relax and enjoy a guided tour down the Delta River with a tour guide and learn interesting facts about the Gaylord Opryland Resort and its gardens, along with a guided tour of the hotel. Also, free time to enjoy the hotel, maybe catch a fountain show, some retail therapy at the Opry Mills mall or take the shuttle ($) downtown and experience the excitement of Country Music.
Includes: Escorted transportation, 3 nights lodging, 3 breakfasts, 1 dinner, luggage, taxes and included meal tips.
CHRISTMAS IN LANCASTER, PA
SIGHT & SOUNDS "THE MIRACLE OF CHRISTMAS"
NOVEMBER 8 - 10 - (full with waiting list)
$585 pp double / $690 single occupancy
Experience a magnificent live production of "Miracle of Christmas" at Sight & Sounds Theater. Travel back in time to Bethlehem as the original Christmas story unfolds, dinner at Millers Smorgasbord, serving American favorites since 1929. Experience the Turkey Hill ice cream tasting lab, sampling ice cream and tea for the Christmas Season. A Christmas dinner will be at Mount Hope Winery while being entertained with Christmas Carolers. We will visit the Flight 93 Memorial in Shanksville, PA en-route home.
Includes: Escorted transportation, 2 nights lodging, 2 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 2 dinners, admission to attractions, and meal gratuities
CHRISTMAS IN THE SMOKY MOUNTIAINS
PIGEON FORGE, TN - full with waiting list
NOVEMBER 27 - 30 $965 pp double / $1248 single occupancy
(full with a waiting list)
We make our way to Pigeon Forge, TN for entertaining shows and mouthwatering cuisine. Our lodging is at Dolly Parton's DreamMore Resort and highlights includes a visit to Dollywood Theme Park, tour and lunch on the Titanic, Smith Family Morning Show, a guided tour thru the Smoky Mountain National Park, Dolly Parton Stampede and more.
Includes: Escorted Transportation, 3 nights lodging, 3 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 2 dinners, luggage handling, taxes, tips and resort fees.
CHRISTMAS WITH DANIEL O’DONNELL IN SHIPSHEWANA, IN
DECEMBER 1 - 2 $450 pp double / $550 single occupancy (4 seats available)
Daniel O’Donnell, an Irish singer and television performer, will once again be in Shipshewana, IN for the Christmas Season. Known for his charismatic and engaging stage presence, O'Donnell's music has been described as a mix of country and Irish folk, and he has sold over ten million records to date.
CHRISTMAS AT THE GREENBRIER RESORT
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, WV (full w/waiting list)
DECEMBER 4 - 6 - $695 pp double / $1015 single occupancy
Stay in 5-star luxury, decorated in holiday splendor, and experience a scrumptious breakfast buffet at this beautiful & historic retreat! Enjoy afternoon tea, historic hotel walking tour (included), or take in one of the many optional activities such as the Bunker Tour, spa, indoor pool, ice skating rink, carriage ride, bowling alley, movie theatre, on-site casino, or shopping at their many unique art galleries, shops & much more. Offsite shopping via the Greenbrier shuttle to the Christmas Store or to view the many outdoor Christmas light displays
Christmas at the Greenbrier Resort
Includes: Escorted transportation, 2 nights lodging, 2 Greenbrier buffet breakfasts, 1 afternoon tea, luggage handling, taxes, tips, and resort fees.
****Please note pricing on all overnight tours is per person based on double occupancy