2017 November Tours


 

Magical Smoky Mountain Christmas
November 16-18, 2017


3 Days / 2 Nights
4 Meals

Price per person:
Twin/Double $409
Single $489


Deposit: $50.00 Per Person
Final Payment is due on or before October 16, 2017
Optional Trip Cancellation/Interruption Protection $31 per person.
Tour #17037
 
 
This is the most wonderful time of the year...join us for Smoky Mountain Christmas, a magical celebration! Visit Dollywood featuring more than four million colorful lights filling the night sky, and holiday shows that overflow with the season’s warmth and magic. And enjoy an evening of holiday entertainment at the Country Tonite Theatre. Come experience this winter wonderland. Why...Miss Dolly herself is sure to enjoy this spectacular event!
 

Day 1 - Travel to Pigeon Forge/Country Tonite Theatre

Travel with Shenandoah Tours as we uncover the treasures of the season in Pigeon Forge, nestled at the foot of the great Smoky Mountains. Millions of sparkling lights illuminate the entire district and add to the festive ambiance here in the Smokies. Tonight, an included dinner is followed by the Christmas production at the Country Tonite Theatre. This spectacular holiday special features our favorite Christmas music, bright holiday sets, and colorful costumes. Lodging awaits for a two-night stay. (D)

Day 2 - Dollywood Smoky Mountain Christmas

The entire area is decked out in its Christmas best for this joyous holiday season. A free morning to explore the shops and boutiques filled with Christmas treasures. This afternoon finds us at Dollywood for a “Smoky Mountain Christmas.” This winter wonderland is alive with four million twinkling lights. Enjoy thrilling rides and spectacular holiday shows. All of the shows are included with our Dollywood admission ticket. Among these are “Twas the Night Before Christmas,” “Christmas in the Smokies,” “O Holy Night,” “Appalachian Christmas,” and “A Christmas Carol.” As darkness falls the park is transformed into a winter wonderland. Don’t miss the Carol of the Trees with holiday music transforming the Rivertown Lake into a seasonal symphony. This is a Christmastime must-see. Dinner is included in the park before returning to our hotel for a restful evening. (CB,D)

Day 3 - Travel Home

A free morning to enjoy browsing and shopping for holiday treasures. By early afternoon we’ll board our coach for the trip home. Indeed this is one of our best loved Christmas tours, and one of the brightest spots we’ll visit this holiday season, “the most wonderful time of the year.” (CB)
TOUR INCLUDES:
 
  • Transportation via climate controlled, lavatory equipped motorcoach
  • Luggage handling one bag per person
  • Services of a Shenandoah Tours Escort
  • Accident insurance
  • Accommodations as outlined
 
  • Attractions: Country Tonite Show, Dollywood Smoky Mountain Christmas, Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg
  • Meals:
2 continental breakfasts
2 dinners
 

 
 

Miracle of Christmas & White Christmas
LANCASTER, PA
November 17-18, 2017


2 Days / 1 Nights
3 Meals

Price per person:
Twin/Double $359
Single $419


Deposit: $50.00 Per Person
Final Payment is due on or before October 17, 2017
Optional Trip Cancellation/Interruption Protection $31 per person.
Tour #17014
 
 
Enjoy two great holiday productions in Lancaster. Sight and Sound Theatre celebrates Christmas like never before as they present Miracle of Christmas. The timeless beauty of the Christmas story comes to life on the giant stage of the Millennium Theatre. Live animals, magnificent staging and special effects highlight this joyful tribute to the birth of Jesus. And at Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre enjoy Irving Berlin’s White Christmas featuring some of our musical favorites. This two-day getaway will make holiday memories to last a lifetime.

Day 1 - Arrive in Lancaster/Miracle of Christmas

We journey north to Lancaster in the heart of the Amish community. Following arrival, we attend the afternoon performance of Miracle of Christmas at Sight and Sound’s Millennium Theatre. Witness Mary and Joseph’s betrothal ceremony and the angelic announcement of God’s plan for His son. Travel on their journey to Bethlehem and witness Christ’s birth. This beautiful performance is sure to touch our hearts! Dinner will be enjoyed afterwards, and accommodations await at the Country Inn of Lancaster. (D)

Day 2 - National Christms Center/White Christmas/Home

Enjoy a morning visit to the National Christmas Center, featuring an amazing collection of “Everything Christmas.” Step back in time and discover this nostalgic display of Christmas through the ages. On to Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre for the splendid performance of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas. Based on the beloved movie, this production tells the story of two veterans putting on a show in a magical Vermont Inn and finding their perfect mates in the process. This show is full of dancing, laughter, and some of the greatest songs ever written. We’ll still be humming holiday tunes and ready to start the holiday season as we board our coach for the trip home. (CB,L)
TOUR INCLUDES:
 
  • Transportation via climate controlled, lavatory equipped motorcoach
  • Luggage handling one bag per person
  • Services of a Shenandoah Tours Escort
  • Accident insurance
 
  • Overnight Accommodations
  • Attractions: Miracle of Christmas at the Millennium Theatre, National Christmas Center & White Christmas at Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre
  • Meals: 1 Continental Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
 

 
 

New York City
Christmas Showtime
November 24-26, 2017


3 Days / 2 Nights


Price per person:
Twin/Double $859
Single $1309


Deposit: $150.00 Per Person
Final Payment is due on or before Sept. 22, 2017
Optional Trip Cancellation/Interruption Protection $57 per person.
Tour #17009
 
 
New York is celebrating its most festive time of the year...the Christmas season! Come with Shenandoah Tours and enjoy this exciting city all decked out in its finest array. Sparkling Christmas lights and the decorated windows adorning the shops along Fifth Avenue and throughout the city are a feast for our eyes. See the amazing Rockettes in their spectacular Radio City Music Hall Christmas Show, enjoy a great sightseeing tour, and have time for shopping too. See it - experience it - live it - book your seat now.

Day 1 - Arrive in New York City

All aboard! It’s the most wonderful time of the year and we’re en route to New York City for a festive time when the city is beautifully decorated for the upcoming holiday season. Our accommodations await in the heart of the theatre district near Rockefeller Center and 5th Avenue. A free evening allows time for dining New York Style or enjoying one of Broadway’s great shows.

Day 2 - Sights of New York City

A native New Yorker joins us for a guided tour of this exciting city. From Rockefeller Center to Greenwich Village to the Cathedral of St. John the Divine; from 5th Avenue to Central Park; from Times Square to Little Italy, the sights and sounds of the city are ours to enjoy. The remainder of our day is free for individual interests. Enjoy shopping time too...stroll the aisles of Macy’s, Saks, and Nordstrom, or take a carriage ride through Central Park. Enjoy to the fullest...there’s so much to see and do in “the city that never sleeps.”

Day 3 - Radio City Music Hall/Home

Awake to the sights and sounds of the city. The best is yet to come...it’s Christmas magic on the great stage at world-famous Radio City Music Hall with the Christmas Spectacular featuring the Rockettes! The beloved “Parade of the Wooden Soldiers,” “New York at Christmastime,” and “The Living Nativity” are all a part of this dazzling show that is sure to put us in the spirit of the season. Soon it’s time to board our coach for the trip home. It’s been a joyful trip, and we can all share these pleasant memories during our journey home.
TOUR INCLUDES:
 
  • Transportation via climate controlled, lavatory equipped motorcoach
  • Luggage handling one bag per person
  • Services of a Shenandoah Tours Escort
  • Accident insurance

 
  • Guided Sightseeing Tour of New York City
  • Reserved Seats for Radio City Music Hall Christmas Spectacular
  • Accommodations at the Novotel


 

 
 

San Antonio
Christmas on the Riverwalk
Nov. 27 - Dec 1, 2017


5 Days / 4 Nights
7 Meals

Price per person:
Twin/Double $2109
Single $2708
Includes Airfare


Deposit: $350.00 Per Person
Final Payment is due on or before July 18, 2017
Optional Trip Cancellation/Interruption Protection $57 per person.
Your Deposit includes a non-refundable payment of $150.00 Cancellation Fee Waiver. This protects you in the event of cancellation or interruption of your tour. Exclusions apply. Call for details.
Tour #17020
 
 
Light up your holidays! Celebrate at the famous Riverwalk, featuring more than two miles of beautifully-landscaped waterfront with San Antonio's most spectacular hotels, restaurants, bars, shopping and entertainment. Come see why the Riverwalk is the number one travel destination in Texas!

Day 1 - Travel to San Antonio

Join us as we begin an incredible holiday journey! Today we transfer to Washington, DC, for our flight to San Antonio, Texas. We’ll meet our Tour Manager at our hotel and enjoy a welcome dinner with our traveling companions. Later, we’ll enjoy a leisurely cruise along the Paseo del Rio, beautifully decorated for the holidays. (D)

Day 2 - San Antonio Touring

This morning the history of San Antonio and Texas comes alive as we are joined by a local guide for a sightseeing tour of the city. Explore the area’s rich history with visits to Mission San Jose, followed by shopping at El Mercado, an authentic Mexican Marketplace. This afternoon is free to soak up the Spanish flavor of this picturesque city or do a little holiday shopping. (B)

Day 3 - LBJ National Historic Park and National Museum of the Pacific War

Today we travel through the Texas Hill Country for a visit to the Lyndon Baines Johnson National Historic Park. We begin in Johnson City with a visit to the boyhood home of LBJ, our nation’s 36th President, before arriving in Stonewall and the LBJ Ranch and Texas White House. See LBJ’s presidential airplane, automobiles and visit the Texas White House where the nation’s business was often conducted. Enjoy an included lunch in Fredericksburg before visiting the National Museum of the Pacific War, a one-of-a-kind museum which extensively covers the War in the Pacific arena. (B,L)

Day 4 - The Alamo

History comes to life as we visit this famous fort, where Davy Crockett and 185 other “Texans” fought against Mexico. We’ll tour the museum and enjoy the spectacular IMAX movie, Alamo - The Price of Freedom. The afternoon is free to enjoy Texas hospitality. We celebrate our last evening in San Antonio with a farewell dinner. (B,D)

Day 5 - San Antonio/Home

After breakfast, we transfer to the airport for our return flight to Washington and our transfer home. (B)
TOUR INCLUDES:
 
  • Transfer to/from Washington Dulles Airport
  • Transportation via climate controlled, lavatory equipped motorcoach
  • Luggage handling one bag per person
  • 7 Meals (2 dinners, 1 lunch and 4 breakfasts)
  • Round trip airport transfers
  • Spend 4 nights on the famous San Antonio Riverwalk
  • Enjoy a leisurely cruise along the Paseo del Rio, beautifully decorated for the holidays
 
  • Guided tour of San Antonio including Mission San Jose and El Mercado Mexican marketplace
  • Reserved seating for the River Parade, a San Antonio favorite
  • Visit the a LBJ National Historic Park consisting of his boyhood home in Johnson City and Ranch in Stonewall including the Texas White House
  • Tour the National Museum of the Pacific War, a one-of-a-kind museum covering the War of the Pacific arena
  • Visit the Alamo and see the IMAX presentation Alamo – The Price of Freedom
 

 
 

A Country Christmas
At Opryland Hotel
Nov. 30 - Dec 3, 2017


4 Days / 3 Nights
2 Meals

Price per person:
Twin/Double $999
Single $1399
Atrium View Rooms Available - see below


Deposit: $150.00 Per Person
Final Payment is due on or before September 23, 2017
Optional Trip Cancellation/Interruption Protection $57 per person.
Tour #17001
 
 
Celebrate the holiday season in a magnificent way with “A Country Christmas” at the Opryland Hotel in Nashville. This resort will glow with the radiance of over two million sparkling lights. Marvel at lavish holiday displays including thousands of poinsettias. Stroll through acres of lush indoor gardens lavishly decorated with brilliant displays of holiday ornaments and huge sparkling trees. It’s truly a sight to behold as everywhere we look, Christmas is coming to life! Our days and evenings will be filled with wondrous holiday festivities. Highlights include a Live Holiday Stage Show, a spectacular Christmas Dinner and Show featuring Diamond Rio, General Jackson luncheon cruise, and the legendary Grand Ole Opry. This tour is one you don’t want to miss!

Day 1 - Travel to Nashville

All aboard!! We’re on our way to Nashville for a three-night stay at the fantastic Opryland Hotel. We arrive at the hotel all decked out in its finest array just as dusk settles over the city. What a spectacular sight as over two million Christmas lights sparkle in the night. A free evening to enjoy the amenities of the hotel.

Day 2 - General Jackson Showboat/Delta River Flatboat/Treasures for the Holidays/Grand Ole Opry

Enjoy a ride aboard the Delta River Flatboat, surrounded by the lush indoor gardens of this beautiful resort. See the 85 foot fountain, three waterfalls and, hopefully, “Danny,” the 80 plus pound catfish that lives in the river! A chance to complete our holiday shopping at “Treasures for the Holidays,” a craft, antique and art show. Enjoy a wonderful luncheon cruise and holiday musical revue aboard the General Jackson Showboat. This evening, we attend the legendary Grand Ole Opry at the Ryman Auditorium - a great opportunity to see and hear our favorite country music entertainers. (L)

Day 3 - Live Holiday Stage Show/“ICE”/Christmas Dinner and Show

Another special day filled with wonder and amazement. Visit “ICE!,” the awe-inspiring experience where more than 2 million pounds of ice come to life under the skillful hands of talented artisans. Watch ice sculptures being carved before our very eyes at the Frostbite Factory - the live carving zone. Mid morning we’ll attend a Live Holiday Stage Show. This show is sure to put us in the Christmas spirit! A special evening of dining and entertainment awaits at the Christmas Dinner and Show featuring Diamond Rio. Enjoy a traditional holiday meal including all the trimmings, followed by a spectacular Christmas show. (D)

Day 4 - Travel Home

Filled with good tidings and holiday cheer, we bid farewell to Nashville and return home with wonderful memories of “A Country Christmas at Opryland Hotel.”
Please note: Tour itinerary is established by the Opryland Hotel and is subject to change.
Atrium View Rooms - Cost of Tour Per Person
Twin $1089 & Single $1579
Optional Trip Protection $85.00 Per Person
CANCELLATION POLICY:
 
  • Days prior to departure
  • 60 or more
  • 59 to 46
  • 45 or less (or No Show)
 
  • Charges per person
  • No charge
  • $150.00
  • No refund
 
TOUR INCLUDES:
 
  • Transportation via climate controlled, lavatory equipped motorcoach
  • Luggage handling one bag per person
  • Attractions: as outlined
  • Meals: 1 lunch, 1 dinner
 
  • Services of a Shenandoah Tours Escort
  • Accident insurance
  • Accommodations at Opryland Hotel