15-Day HEART OF EUROPE Circle Tour

15-day tour featuring Holland, Belgium, Germany, Austria, Italy, Switzerland, France and more… Going on its 56th year, our signature tour remains as popular as ever. This itinerary offers seven countries, enchanting cities, spectacular scenery, and lots of local flavor. It is an ideal choice for first-time travelers to Europe or anyone desiring a taste of the Old World at a great value…Tour Price $2,590 p.p.d.o. if booked by 9/30/2015. Introductory Rate applies to 2016 departure dates.
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16-Day Capitals of Central Europe Tour

 

Prague, Czech Republic

16-day tour featuring Germany, Poland, Hungary, Slovakia, Austria, the Czech Republic and more…

Marvel at the timeless beauty and charm of the capitals of Central Europe: Berlin, Vienna, Budapest, Bratislava, Prague, and more. These jewels of the old world also thrive as modern centers of European culture.

Tour Price $2,890 p.p.d.o. if booked by 9/30/2015

Rate applies to the following 2016 departures: May 9 & September 12

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6-day The Heart of Texas Tour

 

6-days of exploring San Antonio, Austin, the Hill Country and more…

Capture the spirit of Texas in San Antonio! Uncover centuries of history, dine on fabulous cuisine, visit the beautiful Texas Hill Country, and tour fascinating Austin. Relax and enjoy a true vacation!

Tour pricing starts at $1,362 p.p.d.o.

2015 Departure Date: October 21, 2015

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5-day You Are the Railroad Engineer: The Ultimate Experience

 

Drive the Train with your Hand on the Throttle, Ring the Bell and Blow the Whistle. You are the Engineer.
Pull down the brim of your engineer’s cap as you take the controls of real railroad locomotives. Feel the heat of the coal-banked fire and watch the steam fill the sky from behind the throttle of a historic 19th century locomotive. At the controls of the diesel locomotive, the sounds of steel-on-steel ring out as you ride the rails of America’s best preserved short-line railroad. With two toots of the whistle, bell ringing and cylinder cocks open, you begin your Engineer Experience.

Tour pricing starts at $1,995 p.p.d.o.

2015 Departure Date: October 12, 2015

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13-day Patagonia: Journey to the End of the World

 

13-day tour featuring Santiago, Punta Arenas, Buenos Aires, and more…

Explore the thrilling and unspoiled vastness of the Patagonia region on this journey to the end of the world. Starting in the lively capital city of Santiago, jump right into the fun of this tour by heading to Santa Rita Winery, where you’ll learn about the wine-making process and taste, blend, and bottle your own wine to take home with you! On your tour of Santiago you’ll be surprised at how a city of so many people can be so well kept and vibrant—a city packed with local parks, artwork at every turn, and European-style squares. On to Puerto Natales, your home base for exploring massive and scenic Torres del Paine National Park. Jagged peaks, glistening green waters, glaciers, and powerful falls set the stage. You’re sure to glimpse some of the wildlife here, like guanacos, foxes, birds, and if you’re lucky, the elusive puma. Cruise on Seno Ultima Esperanza to visit famous glaciers, only accessible by boat; visit Chile’s largest natural reserve; and even trek through a cold and unspoiled rainforest on this day of unspeakable scenic beauty.
Tour pricing starts at $4,559 p.p.d.o.

Departures Available: January 2016 through March 2017

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15-day Parks & Canyons Spectacular with Denver

 

15-day tour featuring Rapid City, Deadwood, Sheridan, Little Bighorn Battlefield, Cody, Yellowstone National Park, Grand Teton National Park, Jackson, Salt Lake City, Bryce Canyon National Park, Lake Powell, Painted Desert, Grand Canyon National Park, Las Vegas, Denver and more…

Marvel at the West’s premier natural wonders on this multi-state vacation. Your trip starts in the Mile High City of Denver before heading to Rapid City, South Dakota, with visits to the Crazy Horse Memorial and Mount Rushmore National Memorial. Tour Tatanka and Deadwood, once a wild gold-mining town.

Visit the Little Bighorn Battlefield in Montana and tour the battlegrounds where Custer was defeated. Continue to Cody, Wyoming, and Yellowstone National Park to see magnificent views of Yellowstone Canyon, Lower Falls, and world-famous Old Faithful Geyser. Journey into breathtaking Grand Teton National Park for a delightful walk along glacier-fed Jenny Lake, and experience a chuckwagon cookout, Wild West show, and free time in Jackson. Next, it’s on to Salt Lake City for a sightseeing tour, then marvel at the “hoodoos” and dramatic landscapes of Bryce Canyon National Park and Zion National Park.

Continue to the shores of Lake Powell for an afternoon cruise. Cross the Painted Desert to the spellbinding Grand Canyon, where you will witness amazing and mouth-dropping beauty. Finally, travel part of the legendary Route 66 to Las Vegas, where this spectacular vacation ends. On this vacation through some of the West’s premier national parks, you’ll see breathtaking scenery that cannot be found anywhere else!

Tour pricing starts at $3,682 p.p.d.o.

2016 departures available May through September

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9-day Holland, Luxembourg & Belgium

 

9-day tour featuring Amsterdam, Keukenhof, Luxembourg, Waterloo, and more…

For those who wish to visit the Benelux countries at a leisurely pace, this is the perfect vacation. Enjoy three nights in Amsterdam and Brussels and a 2-night stay in Luxembourg.
Special highlights have been included like an Amsterdam canal cruise, the Rijksmuseum to see Rembrandt’s masterpieces, a major diamond center, the Royal Delft Pottery Factory, the world-famous bulbfields of South Holland, Keukenhof Flower Park during spring time (departures April 4-May 16; departures May 23-September 26 visit the world’s largest flower auction, in Aalsmeer instead), and the Anne Frank House. A special stop has been included in Nuenen, the “Van Gogh Village,” where Vincent Van Gogh lived and worked for two years, to visit its museum. Also visit the fascinating Bastogne War Museum, and see the American Memorial of the Battle of the Bulge and the grave of General Patton in Luxembourg.
In Waterloo, your special Lion Hamlet Pass gives you access to various sites to relive the famous Battle of Waterloo. In Brussels, visit Grand’Place, and enjoy a full day at leisure with the possibility to visit Antwerp. An excursion to Bruges features guided sightseeing, a canal cruise, during which you can try Belgian chocolate bonbons, and a traditional lace demonstration.
A farewell dinner with wine has been included at the lively Chez Léon restaurant—the perfect way to celebrate the success of your vacation.

Tour pricing starts at $2,051 p.p.d.o.

Departures Available: April through September, 2016

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16-day Heart of the British Isles Tour

16-day tour featuring England, Scotland, Wales & Ireland and more…A showcase tour of Britain and Ireland awaits you. Discover historically rich and entertaining attractions while traveling across alluring countryside. Two-night stays in five of the overnight cities allow for a comprehensive focus on the many highlights of England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland.Tour Price $3,190 p.p.d.o. if booked by 04/29/2015.

Rate applies to the following departures: May 4, June 22, August 3, September 7, 14, & 28, 2016

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15-Day HEART OF EUROPE Circle Tour

15-day tour featuring Holland, Belgium, Germany, Austria, Italy, Switzerland, France and more… Going on its 56th year, our signature tour remains as popular as ever. This itinerary offers seven countries, enchanting cities, spectacular scenery, and lots of local flavor. It is an ideal choice for first-time travelers to Europe or anyone desiring a taste of the Old World at a great value…Tour Price $2,590 p.p.d.o. if booked by 9/30/2015. Introductory Rate applies to 2016 departure dates.
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6-day The Heart of Texas Tour

 

6-days of exploring San Antonio, Austin, the Hill Country and more…

Capture the spirit of Texas in San Antonio! Uncover centuries of history, dine on fabulous cuisine, visit the beautiful Texas Hill Country, and tour fascinating Austin. Relax and enjoy a true vacation!

Tour pricing starts at $1,362 p.p.d.o.

2015 Departure Date: October 21, 2015

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