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NASHVILLE CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR

November 25 – 30, 2018

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Door to Door pickup available
  • Door to Door pickup available
  • Roundtrip Motorcoach transportation
  • 5 nights Accommodations
  • Churchill Downs Visit – Louisville, Kentucky
  • Nashville City Tour
  • Country Music Hall of Fame`
  • The “Grand Ole Opry” at the Ryman Auditorium
  • Christmas Spectacular at Opryland Opera House
  • “Ice Sculpture Exhibit at Opryland
  • Opryland’s Delta Flatboat cruise
  • Free time to explore beautifully decorated Opryland Hotel
  • Nashville’s “Nightlife Theatre Dinner Show”
  • Cheese Shop Stop  enroute home – “Mouse House”- Wisconsin
  • (6 Breakfasts, 5 Manager’s Receptions and 2 Dinners)
  • Tourco Tour Manager

PRICE PER PERSON:

$ 1199.00 Double
$ $1599.00 Single

A $200.00 per person deposit is required to hold your reservation Final payment is due 45 days prior to departure.

Call and Make a Reservation at 763-780-2985

ITINERARY
Day 1: We’re off for our wonderful Nashville tour this morning and our first stop will be for an included coffee and roll stop in Wisconsin.  We travel to Champaign, Illinois and take a lunch and afternoon rest break, on own.  We gather together and enjoy an included “Kick-Back’ meal with an assortment of beverages this evening.  (CS, D  Kick-Back) 

Day 2: Following a hot included breakfast, with a rest stop and lunch stop, on own, we are stopping in Louisville, Kentucky, for a real treat as we visit “Churchill Downs”.  It is interesting to have a look around this famous landmark.  On we go to the capital of Tennessee, Nashville!  Three fun-filled days await us in this very popular and fast growing town!  Our hotel offers a satisfying “Manager’s Reception” with food and drink this evening before departing for the “Christmas Spectacular” show at the Opryland Opera House. (Entertainer TBA) (B)(D)

Day 3:  After enjoying an included hot breakfast, we take off with our local step-on guide, for a tour of famous sectors plus the Capital building and Centennial Park.  A highlight today will be a visit to the “Country Music Hall of Fame”!  This is a self-guided experience, be sure to leave time for a visit to their awesome gift shop.  It has everything!!  Especially, you will find all your country favorite artists.  After another Manager’s Reception, we reboard our coach and set off for the Ryman Auditorium and the “Grand Ole Opry”!  This Opry is the longest running radio show in America.  Return to hotel. (B) (Manager’s Reception) 

Day 4:  Following included breakfast we head for the Gaylord Opryland Hotel to see the Ice Sculptures in their facility by the Hotel. The Delta Flatboat Cruise within the Hotel is next on our schedule.  It is quite amazing that this waterway is within the Hotel.  There will be plenty of free time for you to have lunch, on own, explore the magnificent gardens and wander the huge, beautifully decorated Hotel in its Holiday splendor. Returning to our hotel for our Manager’s Reception of beverages, we again reboard and drive to Nashville’s Nightlife Dinner Theater for included dinner and show. We head back to have a good night’s rest. (B)(Dinner)

Day 5:  While we enjoy included breakfast and our luggage is being loaded onto the coach, we bid farewell to Country Capital, Nashville!  Around Paducah, Kentucky, we take our lunch break, on own, before continuing on and returning back to Champaign, Illinois for our last evening.  An included Farewell Dinner will be fun as we gather together and chat about all we have done!  (B)(D)

Day 6:  After another included hot breakfast, we head for home.  Rest breaks and a break for lunch will be taken.  We will arrive back in the Twin Cities early evening.  Your cameras and memories will be full with all we have seen and experienced.  Hopefully, this tour will be a great start to your Christmas Season!

Day 4:   Following included breakfast this morning, we will head to Dollywood for a full day of “Chrstmas in the Smokies” activities.  We will take in all of the holiday displays, crafts and special musical shows.  Dinner will be included prior to departing.  Enroute back to the hotel, we will view the thousands of lights that line main streets in Pigeon Forge. (B, D)

Day 5:    This morning after included breakfast, we will head into the Country Music Capital of the World, Nashville, Tennessee.  Our “Nashville Country Christmas” begins with a visit to the Country Music Hall of Fame.  Later, you will have time to explore the shops on historic Second Avenue and check out the Wildhorse Saloon.  We then head for the fabulous Opryland Resort Hotel, our home for the next 2 nights.  You will love your stay as all of you will have upgraded and beautiful Atrium Rooms.  The Hotel will be decorated for the holidays with thousands of lights.  This evening, following included dinner, we will take our reserved seats for the Grand Ole Opry.  (B, D)

Day 6:   We board the General Jackson Showboat this morning for a breakfast cruise on the Cumberland River with great holiday entertainment.  Later we will visit the “Fantasy in Ice” sculpture exhibit followed by time to explore the Hotel.  The Holiday Craft and Gift Show is included at the Opryland Hotel.  Take time to further explore our Hotel or perhaps visit Opry Mills Shopping Mall next door.   This evening we have reserved seats for Dinner and the wonderful Family Christmas Show at the Hotel.  We continue our evening of festivities by being transferred to see the fabulous “Magical Musical Christmas Show”.  Be sure to see the Opryland Hotel’s 13 story lovely Christmas tree decorated with over 23,000 lights. (B, D)

Day 7:   Today, we head back north across Kentucky and Indiana to the Chicago area making appropriate break stops.  After checking into our full service hotel with time to freshen up, we will enjoy our included Farewell Dinner. (D)

Day 8:   We will enjoy included breakfast this morning and return back into Wisconsin stopping for an included morning break.  Later we will arrive in Tomah for time to explore the shops and have lunch on your own at Burnstad’s European Café and Village.  We stop for an afternoon break and arrive home to the Twin Cities late afternoon. (B)