Annual White House Christmas Tour
Washington D.C. December 5, 6, 7, 2023
Visiting the White House in Washington D.C. is a time honored and treasured holiday tradition. The custom of placing a decorated tree in the White House began in 1889 on Christmas morning during the Presidency of Benjamin Harrison. What began as a family gathering has become a national tradition. Stroll through America’s most prestigious and honored house. Experience firsthand this historic tradition while viewing the beautiful trees and decorations. After touring the White House and White House Visitor Center, lunch will be included at a popular area restaurant as well as an additional attraction in the afternoon. Details will be announced once the date is finalized.
PLEASE NOTE: For the best chance of touring the White House, we recommend signing up immediately. $100.00 of the tour cost is non-refundable if cancelled after names have been submitted to the White House. Once names are submitted 9/1 there are no substitutions, additions or changes. SignaTours will notify you immediately upon notification by the White House in late November. The White House makes all decisions on appointments. SignaTours has no say in the decision-making process. The White House Tour is a “Guaranteed Departure” and will run as planned. In the unlikely event our request is denied, an optional tour will be planned in its place.
Departure and Return Times depend on the White House appointment schedule. $245
A Richmond Holiday Tradition
The Historic Jefferson Hotel Thursday- December 14, 2023
Start this festive Richmond tour with a visit to our State Capitol, a historic landmark. Their tour guides are fantastic here and we promise you will learn something new! Travel a short distance to The Jefferson Hotel, a luxury property known not only for its incredible beauty and history, but also for its fine service and culinary expertise. As Richmond’s premier hotel, The Jefferson takes pride in its reputation as Richmond’s host, a leader in the city’s tradition of gracious hospitality. It is in the National Register of Historic Places and is a charter member of the distinguished Historic Hotels of America. The Jefferson is one of only 31 hotels in North America to hold both the Mobil Five Star award and the AAA Five Diamond award. It will be beautifully decorated for the season, including their signature Christmas tree in the lobby. Enjoy a three course, plated luncheon while here. Get ready for a great afternoon of Holiday entertainment as Swift Creek Mill Theatre presents “Greetings”. Miracles do happen in this wonderfully touching comedy by the author of last season’s hit, . The play centers around Mickey, the intellectually disabled younger son in the Gorski family, who undergoes a cathartic transformation that helps to heal his dysfunctional family just in time for Christmas!
Departure and Return Times:
Norfolk Target 6:30 AM 7:30 PM
Hampton Sentara 7:15AM 6:45PM
Williamsburg Walmart 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
Annual Cherry Blossom Spectacular
Washington D.C. Thursday- March 28, 2024
Celebrate the Arrival of Spring! Join us on our annual Cherry Blossom, D.C. Tour. Lunch will be aboard the luxurious Odyssey! The glass-atrium dining room offers panoramic views along the Potomac. The unique design allows you to travel beneath historic bridges for views of the blossoms that can not be seen from the road. The Odyssey is not just known for the views it provides. Lunch aboard the ship is an absolutely wonderful experience with the creative appetizers, entrees, and desserts that are prepared daily. Be sure to sign up for this annual SignaTours classic before it sells out! A professional tour guide boards the coach this afternoon for an overview tour of Washington and more great views of the Cherry Blossoms. A stop will be made in Lafayette Square in front of the White House for a visit to St. John’s Church, a hidden gem in the city where every President, beginning with James Madison, has worshipped there. It is known as “the Church of the Presidents” and is a National Historic Landmark.
Departure and Return Times:
Norfolk Target 6:00 AM 9:00 PM
Hampton Sentara 6:45 AM 8:15 PM
Williamsburg Walmart 7:30 AM 7:30 PM