August 25 – Sept. 2, 2017
9 Days / 8 Nights
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Waterloo, Marshalltown, Grinnell, Coralville and Davenport
Price Per Person:
$1,318 Double / Occupancy
$1,786 Single / Occupancy
$1,293 Triple / Occupancy
$1,268 Quad / Occupancy
2017 Tale Two Carolina’s Tour INCREDIBLE PRICE includes:
- Transportation – WIFI and electrical outlets available
- ALL Lodging – with 2 nights in Asheville, NC, 2 nights in Myrtle Beach (ON THE BEACH), SC and 2 nights in Charleston, SC
- Meals: 8 Breakfasts & 3 Dinners – including a gourmet Seafood Buffet
- Kentucky Artisan Center
- Tour the Biltmore Estates
- Visit the Biltmore Gardens, Winery & Antler Hill
- Tour the Blue Ridge Mountains
- Guided Tour of Asheville
- Barefoot Landing – Free Time & Shopping
- Show – “One” at the Alabama Theatre
- Tour of Myrtle Beach area
- Free time for shopping, beachcombing, etc.
- Show – “The Carolina Opry”
- Charleston City Market – free time & shopping
- Tour the H.L. Hunley
- Historical Guided Tour of Charleston
- Old City Market
- Visit Boone Hall Plantation
- Luggage Handling
- On Board Tour Leader
Day 1: Friday, August 25th – Welcome All! Depart our various pick up locations for a wonderful ride to our en route hotel in Indianapolis, IN.
Day 2: Saturday, August 26th – Enjoy a Full Deluxe Breakfast at our hotel before departing for Asheville, NC. On the way, we will stop at the Kentucky Artisan Center in Berea, KY. Where everything is made in Kentucky! Enjoy their 25,000 sq. ft of Kentucky arts and crafts. You can shop, relax, and dine. Experience the Kentucky hospitality with special exhibits, arts, crafts and more. Then were onto Asheville where we will have dinner on own before checking into our Asheville, NC hotel for two nights.
Day 3: Sunday, August 27th – Let’s enjoy a Deluxe Continental breakfast at out hotel before departing for the Biltmore Estate house. Come visit America’s largest home built by George Vanderbilt. Stay and explore the 8000-acre beautiful and grand estate in the Blue Ridge Mountains. There will be time to visit the Biltmore Gardens, Winery and Antler Hill Village. (Lunch on own). The we’re off on a wonderful tour of Asheville. After a full day, we will enjoy a lovely dinner (included) and then back to the hotel to rest for the evening.
Day 4: Monday, August 28th – After enjoying our deluxe continental breakfast at the hotel we will depart for Myrtle Beach, SC. Our next Carolina! We will have lunch on own en route and arrive to our hotel (on the beach!) to check in. Then we will have some free time for shopping with dinner on our own at Barefoot Landing. Later this evening, we will enjoy the SHOW: “One” at Alabama Theatre. Combining extraordinary talent, iconic production numbers, sizzling visual elements, and extravagant costuming with hit songs from many exciting musical genres into what production critics are calling “A Mega Hit!” “One” brings audiences an incredible entertainment experience featuring everything from Country, Gospel, Broadway, Pop, and Rock to plenty of hilarious family comedy.
Day 5: Tuesday, August 29th – Let’s enjoy our full breakfast at our hotel before we are off for a Guided Tour of Myrtle Beach. After our tour we will have free time for lunch on our own, shopping, beachcombing, etc. Then make room for dinner (included) as we will partake of All-U-Can-Eat Gourmet Seafood Buffet at Giant Crab, with over 150 items, including snow crab legs, ham, steamed and fried oysters, salmon, prime rib, and grilled swordfish JUST to name a few! After dinner, we will take in the SHOW: “The Carolina Opry” If you only see one show, this is the one! The Carolina Opry has been thrilling Myrtle Beach visitors for nearly 30 years! The award-winning show blends two hours of high-energy music, comedy, and dance!
Day 6: Wednesday, August 30th – Enjoy our full breakfast at our hotel before departing for our next 2-day stop in the Historic Charleston, SC. Arrive in Charleston mid-morning and drop bags at our hotel before leaving for the Charleston City Market for lunch and free time shopping or sight-seeing in this historic-filled city. In the afternoon, we will visit and Tour the Hunley, the world’s first successful combat submarine. On a cold February night in 1864, eight men squeezed through the tiny hatches of the H.L. Hunley, a strange new warship tied up at a dock in the harbor of Charleston, SC…..hear the rest of the story on our visit. See the actual Hunley submarine in its 90,000 gallon conservation tank, artifacts excavated from inside the submarine, life size model from the TNT movie “The Hunley”, the legendary gold coin saved that saved Hunley Captain’s life, and more. Then we will return to our hotel to check in and dinner on own this evening.
Day 7: Thursday, August 31st – Enjoy our continental breakfast before going on a Historical Tour of Charleston. Then lunch on own with free time at the Old City Market. This afternoon, we will tour the Boone Hall Plantation before returning to the hotel to freshen up before dinner. Then off to Dinner (included) at a special seafood restaurant.
Day 8: Friday, September 1st – Luggage ready for departure, enjoy breakfast at our hotel before departing for Louisville, KY for the evening. Lunch and Dinner on own. Check into our Louisville Hotel.
Day 9: Saturday, September 2nd – Enjoy the Deluxe hot breakfast before departing for home with TONS of memories, pictures, and new friends!! We hope you had a wonderful trip! Tell all your friends!
DEPOSIT $50 PER PERSON DUE IMMEDIATELY UPON SIGNING UP
Send Deposit to: Janine McCarthy, DJ Country Tours, Inc., P.O. Box 96, Conrad, IA 50621