Cherry Blossom Spring Fling Tour in Washington D.C. and Virginia

Featuring Washington, DC, Monticello, Mt. Vernon, Skyline Drive, and more! See Washington, DC, during peak Cherry Bloom season!
Spring in our Nation’s Capital is breathtaking, displaying a riot of pink and white flowering trees and brilliant bulb flowers. See the National Cherry Blossom Parade from premium reserved seats and explore the monuments and memorials of our Nation’s Capital! Visit the famous places and sites renowned throughout the country and around the globe!

Highlights include :

  • Arlington National Cemetery and Changing of the Guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
  • The U.S. Capitol, Library of Congress, and the Supreme Court Building
  • Illuminated Monument driving Tour
  • Cherry Blossom Parade with Premium View Seats
  • The Newseum
  • National World War II Memorial
  • Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial
  • Jefferson Memorial
  • The White House Visitor Center & Photo Opportunity of the White House
  • Smithsonian Institution ‘s Museums on the National Mall
  • Thomas Jefferson’s Home, Monticello
  • University of Virginia, Historic Rotunda, and the Academic Village
  • James Madison’s Home, Montpelier
  • Luray Caverns
  • Scenic Skyline Drive
  • Patsy Cline Hometown Tour & Live Entertainment
  • The Marshall House, Home of General George C. Marshall
  • Long Branch Plantation
  • National Museum of the Marine Corps
  • George Washington’s Mount Vernon, Grist Mill and Distillery
  • Colonial Old Town Alexandria
  • Manassas Battlefield
  • Smithsonian’s Institution Steven F. Udvar- Hazy Center National Air and Space Museum

Tour Pricing starts at $2,229 p.p.d.o.

Departure Dates available: April 6, 2017

Cajuns and Cowboys Tour

Zydeco to Western Swing, Gumbo to BBQ, Plantations to Texas Whitehouse
Mix a little Jazz, Zydeco and Western Swing music with Cajun food, Texas BBQ and a taste of Germany add a dash of good ole American Cowboys and you have a trip of a lifetime. Join us to learn about this great trip from New Orleans to  Ft. Worth. This is not your ordinary tour.

Highlights include :

  • Fully Escorted
  • Alligator Farm Visit
  • Ardoyne Sugar Plantation Visit
  • Avery Island Tobacco Factory
  • Lafayette Cajun Music, Food, and Culture
  • Louisiana Rum Distillery
  • Surprise Night
  • Austin Texas, History, Music, and Wildflowers
  • Lockhart TX BBQ Capitol of Texas
  • Gruene Texas Dance Hall and Shopping
  • San Antonio-Alamo-Mission San Jose-El Mercado
  • Fredricksburg- German Culture- Admiral Nimitz Museum
  • Lukenbach TX and Back to the Basics of Love
  • Bandera Cowboy Capitol of the World- Cowboy Cookout
  • LBJ Western Whitehouse
  • Ft. Worth Stockyards
  • Arlington Dallas Cowboys Stadium
  • Denton Horse Country Ranch Visit
  • Ft. Worth World Famous Billy Bob’s

Tour Pricing starts at $2,059 p.p.d.o.

Departure Dates available: April 27, 2017

Highlights of the South Pacific

17-Day Tour from Auckland to Sydney

Experience the best of Australia and New Zealand on an unforgettable tour filled with fascinating wildlife, dramatic scenery, and the region’s favorite cities.

In New Zealand, float by boat through the Waitomo caves under the brilliance of thousands of glowworms, visit the picturesque farm that brought the Hobbiton movie set of The Lord of the Rings trilogy to life, and find inspiration from the majestic beauty of Fiordland National Park, where you’ll cruise the stunning Milford Sound to experience its pristine natural setting just as the Maori and European explorers did hundreds of years ago. Visit Waimungu Volcanic Valley, home to wonderful plant life, thermal hot springs, and volcanic craters and experience all that Queenstown offers as the “Adventure Capital of the World.”

Dine aboard the Colonial Tramcar Restaurant as it winds its way through the city streets of Melbourne (a special experience included by Globus), and lose yourself in the city’s boutiques and decadent food and wine scene. From the laid-back seaside town of Port Douglas, a full-day excursion takes you to the Great Barrier Reef to snorkel or to take a semi-submersible watercraft tour of the famous underwater world that explodes with color and marine life. You’ll also visit Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures for a guided tour to see native animals, including Cassowary, Wallaby, Quoli, and Crocodiles. Go behind the scenes at the world-famous Opera House in Sydney and enjoy a spectacular harbor cruise.

Throughout this Australia and New Zealand tour, Globus has also arranged out-of-the-ordinary adventures to make your vacation unique. For example, learn about the use of traditional plants during a dreamtime walk with an indigenous guide at Mossman Gorge. Or how about a wine-tasting and tour near Auckland?

From the South Pacific’s must-sees to its hidden gems, this Australia and New Zealand tour is a dream vacation!

 

Tour Pricing starts at $5,139 p.p.d.o.

Departure Dates available: January through November, 2017

Elvis and the Southern Sounds with Holiday Lighting at Graceland Tour

8-Day Tour from Memphis to Nashville

If you are an Elvis Presley fan—or a music fan—don’t miss this Elvis tour featuring many of the places important in his life. From his hometown to his final burial place, this tour brings Elvis—and music—to life!

Stay two nights in Memphis, where your Memphis experience includes visits to the Stax Museum, dedicated to American Soul music; the Rock ‘N’ Soul Museum, tracing Memphis’ cultural and musical past; and Sun Studio, probably the world’s most famous recording studio. Here, you’ll touch Elvis’ first microphone and relive the studio’s history. From Memphis, take an excursion to Tupelo, Mississippi, to visit Elvis’ Birthplace & Museum. This small, two-room house was built by Elvis’ father.

You’ll visit Graceland, Elvis’ palatial estate. Here, stay two nights at the Guest House at Graceland and walk through the same rooms he did. You’ll even board his private jet! Also visit the Meditation Garden, where Elvis went to reflect on life and where he is laid to rest. See how Elvis celebrated Christmas and be at the front gates for the traditional lighting ceremony.

In Nashville, where you’ll spend three nights, visit Studio B, Nashville’s oldest surviving recording studio and where Elvis made 262 recordings. As one of country music’s most important recording studios, it is a must for any music fan. You’ll also visit the Country Music Hall of Fame and the world-famous Grand Ole Opry, where you’ll see a show. You’ll have a private performance and discussion with Johnny and June Cash’s only son, John Carter Cash. To get you ready for the Christmas season, you’ll visit Ice!, a frozen wonderland with larger-than-life sculptures hand-carved from two million pounds of ice.

For Elvis fans and music lovers, this tour designed for value-minded travelers is a perfect vacation!

 

Tour Pricing starts at $1,609 p.p.d.o.

Departure Dates available: November 14th, 2017

Sights and Sounds of the South Tour with Elvis’ 40th Anniversary Celebration

11-Day Tour from Memphis to Atlanta

This southern U.S. tour is a must for music buffs, as it explores some of the locations that played a critical role in the evolution of American music. Your vacation includes two nights each in three of Tennessee’s great cities: Memphis, dubbed the “birthplace of rock ’n’ roll;” Nashville, famous for country music; and Gatlinburg, a mountain resort destination. You’ll also overnight in Asheville, North Carolina, and two of Kentucky’s famous cities—Louisville and Lexington.

Begin your vacation in Memphis with visits to the Rock ’n’ Soul Museum and Elvis Presley’s Graceland. During your time in Memphis, participate in events celebrating the life of Elvis during the 40-year anniversary of his death. In Nashville, “Music City U.S.A.,” your sightseeing tour includes visits to the Country Music Hall of Fame and legendary RCA Studio B, once a recording home of Elvis Presley. This special experience arranged by Globus even lets you make a recording to take home with you! While in Nashville, you’ll stay at the world-famous Opryland, where you’ll experience the grandeur of the South with hospitality at its finest. You’ll also enjoy reserved seats to the world-famous Grand Ole Opry along with a backstage tour after the show—another out-of-the-ordinary adventure offered by Globus!

Other highlights of this southern U.S. tour include Dollywood, an 88-acre theme park inspired by Dolly Parton; Great Smoky Mountain National Park, America’s most visited national park; and behind-the-scenes visits to Churchill Downs, home of the Kentucky Derby, and a local horse farm in Lexington—yet more hidden gems offered by Globus. In Asheville, visit George Vanderbilt’s 8,000-acre Biltmore Estate, the largest privately owned home in America.

All of this and more await you on this marvelous southern U.S. vacation highlighting the sights and sounds of the South.

 

Tour Pricing starts at $3,429 p.p.d.o.

Departure Dates available: August 14th, 2017

The Best of Spain Tour

9-Day Tour from Madrid to Barcelona

From its world-class art, historical sights, and magnificent cathedrals to its sunny climate and unique cuisine, this is the best way to see the highlights of Spain in a short time! On this Spain tour, you’ll overnight in Madrid, Seville, Granada, Valencia, and Barcelona. Guided sightseeing or a guided walking tour in each city presents you with Spain’s must-see attractions.

History buffs will be delighted by visits to Cordoba’s 8th-century Mosque of the Caliphs, a very well-preserved mosque that was converted into a cathedral in the 13th century, and Seville’s magnificent Casa de Pilatos with its splendid collection of Roman sculptures. In Granada, visit the Alhambra Complex and the Water Gardens of the Generalife, the oldest decorative garden in the Western World. During your guided walking tour in Valencia, Roman, Moorish, and Spanish history comes alive!

If you’re interested in art and architecture, you’ll be thrilled by the visit to Madrid’s Prado Museum, which houses 8,000 pieces of Western painting. In Barcelona, visit the amazing Sagrada Familia Basilica, the masterpiece of architect Gaudi. But that’s not all…food must be a part of any Spain tour, and Globus has arranged fun treats for you. A special paella dinner has been prepared for you at a local restaurant in Valencia, and you’ll enjoy Sangria, a popular Spanish drink, in Barcelona. These are just a few of the experiences and sights included on this tour.

From the historical sights and beautiful art and architecture to the tasty treats and special experiences, this Best of Spain tour is sure to leave you with plenty of memories to share with loved ones back home. So pack your camera and get ready for a marvelous vacation.

 

Tour Pricing starts at $1,919 p.p.d.o.

Departure Dates available: February through October 2017

Pacific Coast Adventure Tour

9-Day Tour from Seattle to San Francisco

A sampling of Seattle, the beautiful Oregon coast, and San Francisco make this magnificent journey along the Pacific Coast one you’ll remember. Start your Pacific Coast tour in charming Seattle, end in San Francisco, and overnight also in Portland, Coos Bay, and Eureka. Sightseeing in Seattle, Portland, and San Francisco includes the must-see sights, such as a visit to Seattle’s Space Needle for spectacular views of the city and Portland’s International Rose Test Gardens, the largest rose garden in Portland.

Enjoy some of the spectacular scenery waiting in Oregon, including Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area, with wind-sculpted sand dunes stretching 500 feet above sea level; the beautiful Multnomah Falls; and the many majestic views and scenic lighthouses along the Oregon Coast. Portland is known for its foodie culture, and you’ll get a chance to discover it on your excursion to a local winery for a tasting and lunch and during your Portland tasting tour—a special experience offered by Globus. Another out-of-the-ordinary adventure Globus has arranged is a traditional Coquille Indian salmon bake.

In California, view the world’s tallest trees in spectacular Redwood National Park and along Avenue of the Giants, a quiet 2-lane road that winds through some of the world’s most spectacular scenery with ancient redwood trees. You’ll even have the opportunity to see a 1,800-year-old redwood!

From its vibrant cities to its spectacular scenery, this Pacific Coast tour is sure to delight all of your senses!

 

Tour Pricing starts at $2,709 p.p.d.o.

Departure Dates available: June through September 2017

Newfoundland & Labrador Tour

12-Day Tour from Corner Brook to St. John’s

With cruises, ferry crossings, and visits to several UNESCO World Heritage Sites, this breathtaking vacation features the best of Newfoundland and Labrador—with overnights in Corner Brook, Plum Point, L’Anse-au-Clair, St. Anthony, Rocky Harbour, Gander, Port Blandford, and St. John’s.

Throughout this Newfoundland & Labrador tour, enjoy breathtaking scenery. On your cruise on Bonne Bay, learn about the history of the small villages nestled on the shores as you watch for whales and bald eagles. Travel to the Witless Bay Islands and enjoy a narrated cruise around the three islands, watching for whales and puffins. Ferry across the Strait of Belle Isle, known as Iceberg Alley. Other scenic highlights include Gros Morne National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site known for its stunning beauty and unique geological features; Arches Provincial Park, where you’ll stop to photograph two large arches carved by the pounding sea; Terra Nova National Park, Canada’s most easterly national park with inlets, forests, ponds, and bogs; and much more.

In addition to amazing scenery, you’ll visit historic sights on this Newfoundland & Labrador tour. Visit Port au Choix National Historic Site, where an exhibit highlights archaeological finds from people who settled here before 2000 BC; Red Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and home to a 16th-century Basque whaling station; the L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and North America’s only known Viking settlement; Cape Spear National Historic Site, home to the province’s oldest surviving lighthouse; St. John’s, where you’ll tour North America’s oldest settlement; and much more.

Throughout this tour, you’ll be accompanied by an expert Tour Director who will bring this region to life with in-depth knowledge and local insights into the region’s culture, history, and secrets. All of this—and much more—await you on this marvelous tour!

 

Tour Pricing starts at $2,449 p.p.d.o.

Departure Dates available: June through September, 2017

The Famous Snow Train Tour: Sacramento to Reno

Party, Dance, and Sing as We Snake Our Way Through the Sierras
Getting there is half the fun! From the lush Sacramento Valley, through the historic Mother Lode Country, to the top of the High Sierras… let it snow, let it snow, let it snow! The Snow Train is undeniably romantic and is one of America’s most spectacular rail rides! Party and dance as we leisurely snake our way through the beautiful mountains and sing in the Piano Lounge Car like Bing Crosby’s yodeling party clickity-clacking toward Vermont in “White Christmas” – only with better views (sorry, Vermont)! Strolling minstrels, magicians, and fun themes add to the festivities. Soon we’ll arrive in the Biggest Little City in the World – Reno.

Highlights include :

  • City Tour with Capitol
  • Delta King Lunch
  • Train Museum and free time in old Sac
  • Ride the Snow Train to Reno, tons of singing, dancing, and entertainment!
  • Cruise on Lake Tahoe with Lunch
  • Harrah’s West Tower
  • Winner’s Coupon Book

Tour Pricing starts at $1,338 p.p.d.o.

Departure Dates available: March 6, 2017

Yellowstone in Winter by Snowcoach Tour

Six days filled with pristine views of Yellowstone National Park, Grand Teton National Park and a Winter Olympic City
The solitude of Yellowstone in winter is so compelling and inspiring, it defies words. Pillars of steam drift across the snow-crusted earth creating a scene of fantasy and imagination. See, live and experience this Winter Wonderland for yourself!

Highlights include :

  • Mormon Tabernacle Choir
  • Yellowstone National Park via Snowcoach
  • Jackson Hole
  • National Elk Refuge
  • Sleigh Ride
  • Utah Olympic Park
  • Optional Snowmobile Trip to Granite Hot Springs

Tour Pricing starts at $1,450 p.p.d.o.

Departure Dates available: January 21 and February 4, 2017