Six States Sampler Tour

Six States Sampler Tour

Itinerary

Saturday, May 16: Travel to Indianapolis
6:00AM: Motorcoach will depart from Lancaster Airport, 500 Airport Road, Lititz.

7:00AM: Depart from Harrisburg, AAA Central Penn, 2301 Paxton Church Rd; travel to Indianapolis with appropriate rest and meal stops
en route.

Check into the hotel with time to freshen up before going to the Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre (show to be announced).
Hotel: Drury Plaza Indianapolis Carmel, Indianapolis, IN. (Dinner)

Sunday, May 17: St. Louis Gate Way Arch
After breakfast depart for St. Louis to visit the Gate Way Arch where you’ll enjoy a tram ride to the top for exhilarating views of St. Louis,
the Mississippi River and beyond. You’ll have time to explore the museum, view Monument to the Dream a documentary movie and lunch
on your own. This evening check into the hotel with time to freshen up before dinner on your own. Hotel: Drury Inn & Suites, Joplin, MO.
(Breakfast)

Monday, May 18: Pioneer Woman Mercantile and the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
After breakfast depart for Oklahoma where we’ll visit the Pioneer Woman Mercantile, a destination bakery, deli and general store. After
lunch enjoy a guided signature tour at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, America’s premier institution of Western
history, art and culture. This evening check into the hotel with time to freshen up before dinner on your own. Hotel: 21 c Museum Hotel,
Oklahoma City, OK. (Breakfast, Lunch)

Tuesday, May 19: Dallas City tour, Sixth Floor Museum, Tour Southfork Ranch
After breakfast depart for Dallas where we’ll meet our local guide for a tour of the city. Visit the Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza for the
exhibit, John F. Kennedy and the Memory of a Nation. Enjoy a tour at Southfork Ranch where Dallas the TV series was filmed and experience
the lifestyle made famous by the Ewings. Following the tour enjoy a Chuckwagon dinner. After dinner check into the hotel and the rest
of the evening is yours to relax. Hotel: Drury Inn & Suites, Frisco, TX. (Breakfast, Dinner)

Wednesday, May 20: Stockyards National Historic District, Stockyards Museums and Billy Bob’s Texas
After breakfast meet our guide to tour Fort Worth “Giddy up” to the Stockyards National Historic District where the West begins. From
original brick walkways to the wooden corrals, every inch of the Stockyard tells the true history of the famous Texas livestock industry.
You’ll have time to enjoy the Stockyard museum, Billy Bob’s Texas and watch as the Old West comes to life as real Texas cowhands drive a
heard of longhorns during the cattle drive. This afternoon enjoy lunch at Joe T. Garcia’s Mexican Restaurant, followed by shopping time
at Magnolia Market feautured on HGTV’s Fixer Upper. Check into the hotel with time to freshen up before dinner on your own at River
Square Center. Hotel: Hampton Inn & Suites, Waco, TX. (Breakfast, Lunch)

Thursday, May 21: “Fixer Upper” Tour
After breakfast meet our guide for the “Fixer Upper” tour. Visit Harp Design center and JDH Iron Design plus a drive by Baylor University
and other sights related to the Fixer Upper show. Enjoy free time for lunch and shopping at the Magnolia Market or explore the Texas
Rangers Museum, where you can learn about the mission, history, staff and governance of America’s first law enforcement historical
center founded in 1964. Tonight enjoy a private catered dinner at the Dr. Pepper Museum. (Breakfast, Dinner)

Friday, May 22: Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park Visitor Center, San Antonio River Walk
After breakfast depart for Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park Visitor Center and the Lyndon B. Johnson State Park. A stop will
be made at the LBJ Ranch visitor center. This afternoon visit Wildseed Farms where you will have time to see the fields of wildflowers,
stroll the beautiful walking trails, stop at the butterfly gardens, and garden center or just sit back and enjoy a drink at the vineyards or
Brewbonnet Biergarten. Depart for San Antonio, check into the hotel with time to freshen up before a relaxing Paseo del Rio River Walk
cruise followed by dinner at the Tower of Americas. Hotel: Drury Plaza San Antonio River Walk, San Antonio, TX. (Breakfast, Dinner)

Saturday, May 23: Sandy Oaks Olive Orchards, The Alamo and River Walk
After breakfast depart with the guide for a San Antonio City tour including San Jose Mission. Enjoy a tour at Sandy Oaks Olive Orchard
followed by lunch & wine tasting. This afternoon arrive at the Alamo for a self-guided tour and time to visit El Mercado Market. The rest of
the evening is on your own to enjoy the River Walk. (Breakfast, Lunch)

Sunday, May 24: Houston Space Center
After breakfast depart for Houston Space Center. Enjoy the exhibits, films, live show, artifact galleries, Independence Plaza, and the NASA
Tram Tour. After you’ll have time for lunch on your own. This evening check into the Hotel with time to freshen up before dinner at a local
restaurant. Hotel: Hilton NASA Clear Lake, Houston, TX. (Breakfast, Dinner)

Monday, May 25: Cajun Swamp Cruise, New Orleans School of Cooking demonstration
After breakfast depart for Louisiana for a Cajun Swamp Cruise where you’ll experience the primitive beauty of moss-draped cypress trees,
abundant wildlife, and the unique history of the Cajun town of Frenier within the Manchac Swamp. This evening check into the hotel
with time to freshen up before dinner at the New Orleans School of Cooking. Hotel: Bienville House, New Orleans, LA. (Breakfast, Dinner)

Tuesday, May 26: Jazz Brunch at the Court of Two Sisters, New Orleans City Tour
This morning enjoy a Jazz Brunch at the Court of Two Sisters. Meet the local guide for a unique and informative sightseeing tour of New
Orleans. Hear stories that combine the history, beauty and splendor of the “Big Easy” as you drive by the French Quarter, Treme, the
Esplanade, the Garden District and more. We’ll stop at a St. Louis Cemetery and learn why cemeteries are called Cities of the Dead. Enjoy
lunch on your own at Jackson Square. Following lunch visit the World War II Museum & Victory Theatre. This evening dinner is included
at a local restaurant. (Brunch, Dinner)

Wednesday, May 27: Depart for Tennessee
After breakfast depart for Tennessee with a lunch stop en route. Check into the hotel to freshen up before dinner on your own.
Hotel: Springhill Suites, Ooltewah, TN. (Breakfast)

Thursday, May 28: Depart for Central Pennsylvania
After breakfast depart for Central Pennsylvania with appropriate rest and meal stops en route. (Breakfast)

Your Trip Includes

• Free parking with roundtrip motorcoach transportation
• Twelve night hotel accommodations
• Baggage handling (1 bag per person)
• Meals: 11 Breakfasts, 1 Brunch, 3 Lunches, 7 Dinners
• All tours and admissions as listed per itinerary
• Local Guide Service
• All taxes and gratuities
• Services of a Discoveries Journey Manager

Trip Cost
CATEGORY PRICE PER PERSON
Double $3,419.00
Single $4,419.00
Triple $3,099.00
Quad $2,947.00

 

$600.00 per person due at time of booking to confirm your reservation. Final Payment Due: March 23, 2020

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