Important Overnight Tour Information . . .
Tours depart from two convenient locations:
- Chippenham Hospital on the Southside
- Holiday Inn, Staples Mill Rd in the West End
Overnight Tours include:
- Professional SignaTours Escort
- Tax and Gratuities on Listed Inclusions
- Refreshments, and Driver & Escort Gratuities
Insurance Information will be sent with your tour confirmation.
A $250 Deposit reserves your space on most overnight tours – some may be slightly higher. Balance in Full is Due approximately five weeks prior to departure. Seating is assigned in the order payment is received in the office.
Price shown is the “Cash Price” for Cost per Person Double Occupancy.
Detailed itineraries for all overnight tours are available online.
To learn more about a tour, simply click View Tour Details below.
Biltmore Holiday Classic – Asheville, North Carolina
November 29 – December 1, 2018
Tucked away in between the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Great Smokey Mountains, is Asheville, NC, locally known as “The Land in the Sky”. What better time to visit this beautiful area than during the annual Christmas Celebration at the Biltmore. This delightful package includes a visit to the Southern Highland Craft Guild at the Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway. You’ll find high-quality arts and crafts created by the mountain craftspeople. Dinner your first evening will be at the elegant Omni Grove Park Inn. Here you will enjoy a guided tour of the resort featuring a remarkable display of Gingerbread Houses. Your second day provides an insider’s view of the marvelous city with a guide who is also the author of the “Insider’s Guide to the North Carolina Mountains”. The tour includes a visit to the amazing Basilica of St. Lawrence and lunch on your own at the Grove Arcade, one of the city’s architectural jewels. The afternoon features the awe-inspiring Biltmore Mansion and Estate. The Biltmore House is magical when adorned for the holidays, complete with 55 elaborate hand-decorated trees including the favorite 35-ft. live Fraser fir in the Banquet Hall, as well as a thousand poinsettias and miles of garland and live music. This year’s theme is “A Vanderbilt Christmas” with a strong Gilded Age feel. And there’s much more to see and do throughout the estate. Your tour features an audio cassette for touring, a visit to Antler Hill Village, and a Winery Tour. Dinner on the estate concludes your day of touring. Homebound, a stop will be made in Charlotte, NC. Christmas is a special time at the Billy Graham Library with plenty of attractions to celebrate the birth of Christ. Lunch will be included at the facility. Space will fill up quickly on this awesome tour, so call and sign up as soon as possible.
Christmas in the Big Apple
New York City
December 12 – 15, 2018
“Christmas in New York” is the tour that you wait for all year!! Each year this tour gets bigger and better and this year it is four days and three nights giving you time to choose options, and design your own tour!
Travel on a luxurious motorcoach to NYC where you check into your beautiful room at the Novotel in the heart of Times Square and within walking distance to many attractions. Begin your stay with a delicious meal at a nearby popular restaurant.
Two FABULOUS shows are included: “My Fair Lady”, a theatrical tradition currently nominated for 10 Tony Awards, and “Pretty Woman”, a favorite romantic comedy new to Broadway! Follow the stories of Eliza Doolittle and the enchanting “Vivian” in these two exceptional Broadway shows.
Take time on your own to explore the many sights of New York all decked out in its Christmas finery. Be sure to walk to Rockefeller Center a few short blocks away to revel in the decorations, light shows, and the infamous Christmas Tree!
Optional tours are available for your enjoyment:
- Day 2 Optional Tour – Noshing New York City Food Tour with multiple stops showcasing immigrant cuisine to include Little Italy and ChinaTown.
- Day 3 – Optional Tour Luxury Sightseeing Luncheon Cruise featuring a 3-course plated meal aboard the Bateaux where you experience elegance on the water and great views of historic landmarks.
- Day 4 Optional Tour – Morning show of the high-kicking Rockettes at Radio City Music Hall Christmas Spectacular. Great way to end your tour on a high note or dare we say “High Kick!”
There is time to soak in the atmosphere of New York at Christmas and maybe buy that special gift that you can get nowhere else. Treat yourself to a carriage ride in Central Park; visit THE Macy’s; explore a museum!
After a fabulous time, board the motorcoach and head for home. Don’t forget our traditional stop at our favorite New Jersey Diner, Mastoris for lunch on your own and the memories of a lifetime!
Tournament of Roses Parade – Pasadena, California
December 29, 2018 – January 3, 2019
Join us on our annual California Rose Parade Tour! Accommodations this year are at the luxurious Hotel Irvine. Following arrival and check-in, meet your fellow travelers for a Welcome Dinner at the hotel. In the morning, enjoy Breakfast, before departing for your choice of one of the following tours . . . Rose Parade Float Decorating Tour with Lunch and the Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens or the Ronald Regan Presidential Library with Luncheon in the Air Force One Pavilion. The evening is at your leisure and there is a free evening shuttle service to Downtown Disney. Your next day begins with breakfast and is followed by your choice of the following two tours . . . VIP Tram Tour at Warner Brothers Studios Tour and Hollywood City Tour or Catalina Island including round-trip ferry. This evening’s “New Year’s Party” is complete with dining, dancing, party favors and casino fun! Happy New Year! New Year’s Day greets you with Breakfast, followed by departure to Pasadena for the spectacular Tournament of Roses Parade! Your Reserved Premium Grandstand Seats along with a Souvenir Program and Blanket, provide comfort and a perfect viewing location for the Parade. Afterward, return to the hotel for a special Southern California Backyard BBQ! The afternoon and evening are free to enjoy as you like. Your last full day begins with Breakfast before departure to Pasadena and the “Post Parade Showcase of Floats.” Afterward, travel to Beverly Hills for a farewell Lunch at the famous Lawry’s Prime Rib Restaurant. Your last evening in California is free to enjoy on your own. Shuttle service is provided to the Irvine Spectrum. Enjoy one last Buffet Breakfast prior to checkout and departure for the airport and home! ****Fully escorted & flight included.