UPCOMING MULTI DAY & CRUISES - 2019 - 2020
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SPOTLIGHT ON WASHINGTON D.C.
6 DAYS MAY 7TH – 12TH, 2020 $2,499.00 DBL
BOOK BEFORE NOVEMBER 7TH, 20190 AND SAVE $100.00
Day 1: Washington, D.C. - Tour Begins
Explore America’s heritage and history during your stay in the capital city of the United States – Washington, D.C.
Day 2: Washington, D.C. Visit the Capitol Visitor Center, WWII Memorial, Korean Memorial. Dinner is included.
Day 3: Washington, D.C. Visit the White House Visitor Center. Choose either the Smithsonian Institution & National Air & Space Museum OR National Museum of American History. After enjoy free time to explore. In the evening, choose to join an optional twilight tour of D.C. including dinner.
Day 4: Arlington National Cemetery - Mount Vernon, Virginia – Alexandria. Visit Arlington National Cemetery in the morning. This afternoon travel to Mount Vernon. On to Alexandria, on the Potomac River. In the evening dine at Gadsby’s Tavern, famous for hosting George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and other founding fathers.
Day 5: Washington, D.C. See the Washington Cathedral. Visit Ford’s Theatre and enjoy a farewell dinner.
Day 6: Washington, D.C. - Tour Ends
Your tour comes to a close in Washington, D.C. this morning. Today breakfast will be included
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GREECE ISLAND HOPPER – NEW COLLETTE TOUR!
10 DAYS JULY 10TH – 20TH, 2020 $5,299.00 – DBL, INCLUDES AIR
BOOK BEFORE JANUARY 11TH, 2020, AND SAVE $300.00
Pre/Post night will be available in Athens
Day 1: Arrival Day – Athens - Transfer from airport to hotel. Welcome dinner
Day 2: Athens - Morning sightseeing tour followed by a visit to the Acropolis (locally guided) PM at leisure – optional Athens Local Food Tour (walking food tour)
Day 3: Athens – Mykonos - Ferry from Athens to Mykonos. Day at leisure.
Day 4: Mykonos - Entire day at leisure. Optional boat tour to Delos will be offered.
Day 5: Mykonos - Entire day at leisure.
Day 6: Mykonos –Santorini - Ferry from Mykonos to Santorini. Day at leisure.
Day 7: Santorini - Island sightseeing tour included (site of ancient Akrotiri and visit to Oia).
Day 8: Santorini - Entire day at leisure. Optional boat tour (Volcano and Hot Springs) will be offered.
Day 9: Santorini – Athens. Fly from Santorini to Athens, Farewell Dinner.
Day 10: Athens – Depart for home.
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10 DAYS SEPTEMBER 28 – OCTOBER 7TH, 2020 $4,049.00 DBL
BOOK BEFORE MARCH 30TH, 2020 AND SAVE $150.00
Day 1: Overnight Flight
An overnight flight transports you to a country of stunning landscapes, lively cities and stirring history.
Day 2: Edinburgh
Your tour opens in Edinburgh, Scotland’s stunning capital. Enjoy a lively cooking experience at one of Scotland’s premier culinary institutions.
Day 3: Choose to get acquainted with this regal capital on a locally guided panoramic city tour, exploring both the Old and New Towns before visiting the Palace at Holyroodhouse, -OR- you may join a local expert and explore the Old Town and Royal Mile on foot; descend into the city’s vast underground vaults and uncover a world unchanged since the 18th century. Both choices include a visit to Edinburgh Castle, home of the Scottish Crown Jewels.
Day 4: Edinburgh - St. Andrews - Pitlochry - Eastern Highlands
Travel to St. Andrews, the beautiful town in the Kingdom of Fife that gave the world the game of golf. See the Royal and Ancient Clubhouse and the famous Old Course. Next, stop at Pitlochry, a vibrant Victorian town. Discover its Old World appeal as you explore this popular resort town on your own. Visit a family-run farm set in the heart of the Highlands. See sheepdogs at work while surrounded by the mountain wilderness of Cairngorms National Park. Enjoy an overnight stay in a quaint town in the Eastern Highlands, surrounded by Scottish wilderness.
Day 5: Eastern Highlands – Thurso
Today you will visit Culloden Battlefield. Next, make a stop at the majestic Dunrobin Castle which dates back to the 1300s. Later, take in the breathtaking views as you drive along the windswept cliffs of Scotland’s east coast. Travel off the beaten path to Thurso, one of Scotland’s most remote towns on the North Coast. Embrace the rustic environment of the Scottish Highlands as you settle in for your 2-night stay.
Day 6: Thurso - Orkney Islands - Thurso
Grab your windbreaker – it’s time for an adventure on the Orkney Islands. Ferry to this former Viking stronghold off the northernmost coast of Scotland. A local guide introduces this ethereal place that very few visitors to Scotland get to experience. Visit Skara Brae and discover the remains of a Neolithic village built at the same time as the Great Pyramids in Egypt. Continue on toward the prehistoric Ring of Brodgar, reported to be older than Stonehenge. Make your way through the town of Viking Kirkwall before returning to the mainland.
Day 7: Thurso - Loch Ness - Ballachulish
Enjoy a cruise on Loch Ness, one of Britain’s most scenic bodies of water. Keep your eyes open – you never know when Nessie will appear! After your cruise, visit the striking ruins of Urquhart Castle. Travel through the Great Glen, famous for its many lochs (lakes), before arriving at your remote countryside hotel situated on lovely Loch Linnhe.
Day 8: Ballachulish - Isle of Skye - Ballachulish
Take a stunning drive along the “Road to the Isles” and over the Skye Bridge to the legendary Isle of Skye. Enjoy dramatic views of the Cuillin Hills. Then, visit Armadale Castle and Gardens and the Museum of the Isles. Returning to Ballachulish along the same road, see Glenfinnan, where Bonnie Prince Charlie rallied the clansmen for battle during the 1745 Jacobite Rebellion.
Day 9: Ballachulish - Glencoe - Glasgow
Begin your day with a breathtaking drive in the heart of Scotland, passing through Glencoe and crossing Rannoch Moor. Arrive at one of Scotland’s renowned whisky distilleries. Taste and see for yourself why Highland malt whisky is considered the world’s finest. This evening, visit the National Piping Centre to learn about the Great Highland Bagpipe. After a demonstration and lesson with a renowned piper, it’s your chance to give it a go! Then, join your fellow travelers for a joyous farewell dinner at the Centre’s farm-to-table restaurant and toast the end to your Scottish adventure
Day 10: Glasgow – Your tour ends.
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ROME, FLORENCE & VENICE
8 DAYS OCTOBER 22ND – 29TH, 2020 $4,049.00 DBL,
BOOK BEFORE APRIL 23RD, 2020 AND SAVE $200.00
Day 1: Overnight Flight
Join us for a fabulous Italian adventure, featuring the magic of Rome, Florence and Venice. Come along with us and embrace the history, culture, art and romance of this incredible country.
Day 2: Rome, Italy - Tour Begins
Welcome to Rome. This evening, meet your fellow travelers over a welcome dinner. Today dinner will be included.
Day 3: Rome - Classical Rome City Tour
This morning, a locally guided tour of Classical Rome will allow you to discover famous sights such as the Baths of Caracalla, the legendary Aventine and Palatine Hills, the ancient Circus Maximus, and the Arch of Constantine. During an in-depth visit to the Colosseum, your guide recounts its rich history. The mythic Pantheon and the Piazza Navona are also featured. Enjoy the afternoon at leisure. Perhaps a trip to Vatican City, with an optional tour to the Vatican Museums and St. Peter's Basilica, will be on your personal sightseeing list.
Day 4: Florence
This morning you continue to Florence – the “Cradle of the Italian Renaissance.” Upon arrival, discover the Academy Gallery to see Michelangelo’s magnificent sculpture of David. The remainder of the day is yours to explore Florence’s cultural riches independently.
Day 5: Florence
This morning, meet a local expert for a walking tour of this city that is a work of art all its own. Your guide will highlight the Piazza del Duomo, the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and the Baptistry. You also visit the Piazza della Signoria with its impressive Palazzo Vecchio.
Day 6: Florence - Bologna - Venice
Today, travel the beautiful Emilia Romagna region to Bologna. Join a local expert on a leisurely paced walking tour highlighting the culinary side of this historic city. Explore one of Bologna’s oldest food markets and check out traditional food shops.
Later, continue to Venice, often called La Serenissima (the most serene) of cities. The remainder of the day is yours to independently explore the hidden spots of this charming city; perhaps you will take an optional gondola ride.
Day 7: Venice
Explore enchanting Venice with its 117 tiny islands surrounded by a latticework of 150 canals and 400 bridges. Your Venetian journey opens on Murano Island for a glass-blowing demonstration. Then we make our way to St. Mark’s Square, the city's lively hub. A local expert will guide you on a walking tour through the area highlighting St. Mark’s Basilica and the Clock Tower with its famous Moors. Toast the end of your Italian adventure at your farewell dinner.
Day 8: Venice – Tour ends.
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SMOKEY MOUNTAINS & NASHVILLE – HOLIDAY TOUR
8 DAYS DECEMBER 6TH - 13TH, 2020 $3,099.00 DBL
SIGN UP BEFORE JONE 5TH, 2020 AND SAVE $100.00
Day 1: Nashville, Tennessee - Tour Begins
Step back in time on a holiday getaway that opens in the “Music Capital of the World” – Nashville – and the glorious Gaylord Opryland Resort. This impressive property is a year-round wonderland, but during the holidays, it truly sparkles even brighter! Today dinner will be included.
Day 2: Nashville
A local guide will share the history and lore of Music City during a sightseeing tour where you will view the State Capitol, Music Row and the Parthenon — a full replica of the Athenian original! Later this evening, take your reserved seat at the renowned Grand Ole Opry.* What began as a building where a local radio broadcast show aired once a week in 1925 has grown to become an entertainment complex that attracts music fans from all over the world. Today breakfast will be included.
Day 3: Nashville
Today, a tour of RCA Studio B gives you an insider’s look at Nashville’s oldest remaining recording studio, where Elvis Presley, Dolly Parton and Charlie Pride once recorded some of their classic hits. Learn how each artist recorded their chart-topping music in this famous studio – you may even have the opportunity to record your own hit! Later, explore the Country Music Hall of Fame, the largest museum of popular music in the world. The museum's vast collections of memorabilia, costumes, recordings and instruments are artfully presented in cutting-edge exhibits relaying the vibrant history of country music and its artists. This evening, gather for a spectacular dinner and holiday show at the Gaylord Opryland Resort. Then, it’s your choice! Embark on a cozy horse-drawn carriage ride -OR- take in your resort’s amazing lights and holiday décor on a relaxing river cruise. Today breakfast and dinner will be included.
Day 4: Nashville - Gatlinburg
This morning we travel east to Gatlinburg, a lively mountain resort, the gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, and your home for the next two nights. This evening, be entertained at the lively Dolly Parton’s Christmas Stampede & Dinner Show, where you’ll see music, dancing, and professional horse riders performing incredible stunts. Today breakfast and dinner will be included
Day 5: Gatlinburg - Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Gatlinburg
Begin your day with a local guide leading an expedition into the most visited national park in the United States. Great Smoky Mountains National Park** is a UNESCO World Heritage site. The park contains one of the most diverse ecosystems on earth and the largest deciduous forest in the eastern United States. Explore the park, stopping at various lookouts on our way to Newfound Gap, which boasts views of both sides of the Smoky Mountain,s – those in Tennessee and North Carolina. Afterwards, enjoy a tour and tasting at the Ole Smoky Moonshine Distillery. Tonight, it’s a Smoky Mountains Christmas at Dollywood in Pigeon Forge. Spectacular light displays and a lineup of shows celebrating the spirit of the holiday season make this a night to remember. Today breakfast will be included.
Day 6: Gatlinburg - Asheville, North Carolina
Depart for Asheville, North Carolina, our Blue Ridge Mountains home for two nights. En route, we’ll stop at the stunning East Coast home of the Sierra Nevada Brewing Company. Upon arrival in Asheville, a local guide takes you on an orientation walking tour of the neighborhood around your downtown hotel. You’ll find that Asheville sparkles during the holiday season! Today breakfast will be included.
Day 7: Asheville
Back in 1895, George Vanderbilt II decided to build himself “a little mountain escape” in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina. The result was the impressive and decadent grandeur of the Biltmore Estate. Today, tour the sprawling mansion, adorned for the holidays with hundreds of elaborately decorated trees, wreaths and poinsettias and enjoy a wine-tasting at the historic Biltmore Winery. Tonight, enjoy a farewell dinner at a local restaurant. Today breakfast and dinner will be included.
Day 8: Asheville - Charlotte - Tour Ends
Today your tour comes to an end. As you venture home, take the holiday spirit and the warmth of America’s Southeast with you. Today breakfast will be included
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN 7 DAY EASTERN CARIBBEAN –W/PERFECT DAY AT
COCOCAY – ALLURE OF THE SEAS
JANUARY 19TH – 26TH, 2020 LEAVING FROM FT. LAUDERDALE
Enjoy a wonderful getaway aboard the ALLURE OF THE SEA. Visit Philipsburg in beautiful St. Maarten, Charlotte Amelie in St. Thomas, and experience your own private island at COCOCAY, BAHAMAS. Onboard, you're hanging ten on the
FlowRider® surf simulator, ziplining nine decks above the Boardwalk®, scaling the Rock Climbing Wall or getting drenched at the H2O Zone℠ aqua park, you're in for a non-stop thrill-a-thon. Dance to ABBA classics in Broadway's smash Mamma Mia! Blue Planet celebrates Mother Earth with breathtaking aerial acrobatics, and Oceanaria takes you under the sea with deck defying stunts at the AquaTheater. Enjoy the many shore excursions available at your port stops. And finally, relax at COCOCAY, Royal Caribbean’s private island. Heighten the adrenaline and score an unrivaled view while drifting up to 450 feet above Perfect Day at CocoCay in a helium balloon. Or, Kick back and cue the views in the only overwater cabanas in The Bahamas, find your zen at the beachfront infinity pool, and indulge in delectable fare at the exclusive Coco Beach Club, where it’s nothing but good vibes.
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ROYAL CARIBBEAN 5 DAY WESTERN CARIBBEAN
BRILLANCE OF THE SEA
MARCH 7TH – 12TH, 2020 LEAVING FROM TAMPA
Board the beautiful BRILLANCE OF THE SEA at the port of Tampa and get ready for fun! With stops at George Town, In the gorgeous Cayman Islands, and Cozumel, Mexico. Onboard, Rise to the occasion and take on the signature Rock Climbing Wall. From beginners to speed climbers, everyone can enjoy an unparalleled view from 40 feet above deck. Included in your fare, no reservation required. Relax by the pool while at sea, and catch one of the wonderful shows offered in the Aurora Theater.
Grand Cayman strikes the perfect balance between glitzy glamor and easygoing island life. You can hit the famous Seven Mile Beach and just chill, Cayman Mama in hand. Swim with stingrays on a snorkeling safari. Or treat yourself to a little retail therapy at some of the best designer shops in the world. The whole family can swim alongside sea turtles and tropical fish at the Cayman Turtle Centre. Or wander around the Caribbean Aviary and spot exotic birds up close, including Grand Cayman’s national bird, the Cayman parrot.
Cozumel blends Mexican culture with Caribbean vibes. You can explore its Maya roots in Tulum, or discover a secret world of sea life as you snorkel beneath the waves in Chankanaab. And there’s no better way to close out a day of adventure than with an ice cold michelada and a beachside massage at Playa Mia. Get up close and personal with Maya history at San Gervasio, the largest ancient Maya site on Cozumel, which dates back to as early as A.D. 300. At Chankanaab National Park, you’ll find everything from snorkeling and scuba to swimming with dolphins. Or, reconnect with nature while wandering the endless mangroves, beaches and reefs in Punta Sur National Park during your Cozumel cruise.
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DISCOVER ALASKA WITH HOLLAND AMERICA!
11 DAY DOUBLE DENALI LAND & SEA CRUISE ABOARD THE WESTERDAM SHIP
11 DAY – 4 NIGHTS LAND & 7 NIGHTS CRUISING JUNE 4TH – 14TH, 2020
AIR FROM TAMPA TO ANCHORAGE & RETURN FROM VANCOUVER
TRANSPORTATION ROUND TRIP TO TAMPA AIRPORT
AIR PRICE - $719.00 ROUND TRIP TAMPA TO ANCHORAGE, RETURN VANCOUVER TO TAMPA.
PRICE INCLUDES: CRUISE, OVERNIGHT IN ANCHORAGE, TRAIN TO DENALI, 2 NIGHTS LODGING & TOUR IN DENALI, AND MOTORCOACH TO SEWARD TO BOARD SHIP. PASSPORTS REQUIRED.
DAY 1: Fly from Tampa to Anchorage with overnight accommodations.
DAY 2 - 3: Board the domed rail car of the MCKINLEY EXPLORER, bound for Denali, staying 2 nights. Upon arrival, you will check into THE MCKINLEY CHALET. Venture deep into Denali on the TUNDRA WILDERNESS, the best way to see wildlife & MT MCKINLEY.
DAY 4: Board a Motorcoach to journey to Seward and board HOLLAND AMERICA’S WESTERDAM, to begin our cruise adventure.
DAY 5: DAY AT SEA – Enjoy a leisure day cruising pristine waters in the GULF OF ALASKA.
DAY 6: GLACIER BAY – Cruise the ic studded Fjords of this national treasure for a full 8 hours narrated by a Park Ranger onboard.
DAY 7: HAINES – The best of 2 ports. Stay in HAINES for an uncrowded experience, or go to SKAGWAY for excursions and shopping.
DAY 8: JUNEAU – Enjoy a full day of . Alaska’s capitol. Choose from many exciting shore excursions.
DAY 9: KETCHIKAN – Known as the Salmon Capital of the World, Ketchikan is also the ancestral home of the
TLINGIT PEOPLE, who have carved the worlds largest collecton of totem pole. Enjoy the Misty Fjords.
DAY 10: INSIDE PASSAGE – Relax and enjoy a full day of scenic wonderment cruising the Inside Passage.
DAY 11: Arrive in VANCOUVER, BC, for your flight home.
INSIDE CABIN CATEGORY J - $1,264.00 DBL OCC. OCEAN VIEW CATEGORY E - $1,594.00 DBL OCC
OCEANVIEW CATEGORY C - $1,654.00 DBL OCC VERANDAH CATEGORY VA - $2,194.00 DBL OCC
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