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Amish Back Roads & Gospel Jubilee

Amish Back Roads & Gospel Jubilee

Board the motor coach for a six-day escape to Indiana Amish country for a slower paced adventure in the Amish town of Shipshewana and the neighboring Amish communities.

June 13-18, 2022             PRESTIGE Tour on Ultra Coach

 

Board the motor coach for a six-day escape to Indiana Amish country for a slower paced adventure in the Amish town of Shipshewana and the neighboring Amish communities.

 

ALLIED’S TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

•Starved Rock Lodge  

•Shipshewana Flea Market  

•Gospel Jubilee  

•Gaither Vocal Band  

•Amish area step-on guide  

•Amish cheese farm, bakery, woodworking & more  

•Amish Thrashers Supper  

•Buggy ride with Amish driver  

•Murder Mystery Lunch  

•Herbert Hoover Presidential Library  

•11 Meals: 5 Breakfasts (B),  

2 Lunches (L), 4 Dinners (D) 

Tour Host - Diane Roecker 

 

FEATURED HOTELS

•Utica, IL – Starved Rock Lodge  

•Shipshewana, IN (3) – Blue Gate Inn  

•Moline, IL – Stoney Creek Inn 

 

DEPARTURE CITIES

Omaha, Council Bluffs, Lincoln, York, Grand Island, Norfolk, Columbus, Fremont, Sioux City & Des Moines

 

PRICING, PER PERSON

$1,497 Double

$1,769 Single

$1,329 Triple

 

 

PAY-BY-CHECK SAVINGS: $50

Early Booking Savings for passengers 1-10 = $50

Early Booking Savings for passengers 11-20 = $25

Day 1

STARVED ROCK LODGE

Board the motorcoach for a six-day escape to Indiana Amish country for a slower-paced adventure in the Amish town of Shipshewana. Tonight, you will enjoy a scrumptious dinner at Starved Rock Lodge.

Overnight Utica, IL

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Day 2

SHIPSHEWANA FLEA MARKET/GOSPEL JUBILEE DINNER THEATRE

A short drive into Indiana brings you to the beautiful, unhurried community of Shipshewana, IN. Start your Shipshewana fun with a bang during their Gospel Jubilee week! Enjoy the showcase of Gospel music starring The Booth Brothers, Jim & Melissa Brady, and Legacy 5. Check into the lovely Blue Gate Inn for your three-night stay.

Overnight (3) Shipshewana, IN

B, D

Day 3

SHIPSHEWANA FLEA MARKET/STEP-ON GUIDED TOUR/THRASHERS SUPPER/AMISH BUGGY RIDE

The Flea Market features nearly 700 open-air booths, and you will find bargains on anything from clothing, home decor, produce, plants, books, crafts, tools, beauty supplies, and so much more! Explore the Amish countryside with an experienced guide to discover the old order Amish lifestyle. See Deutsch country markets making noodles, woodworking, cheese making, baking, and quilting. Then load up the horse-drawn buggies and head to an Amish home for a Thrasher’s supper!

B, D

Day 4

SHIPSHEWANA EXCLUSIVE SHOPPING/GAITHER VOCAL BAND CONCERT

Shipshewana shopping is a must and today is the day! A headliner of the entire week, you will be talking about this for months to come! Enjoy the legendary Gaither Vocal Band in this timeless Gospel show. Something for everyone, the Blue Gate Signature Buffet rounds out your night.





B, D

Day 5

MURDER MYSTERY LUNCHEON

Depart Amish country today. Enjoy a unique Murder Mystery Luncheon – and of course, it’s a mystery! Have fun solving the murder!
Overnight Moline, IL

B, L

Day 6

ERBERT HOOVER PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY/TRAVEL HOME

A stop at the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library in West Branch, Iowa, tells the story of our 31st president. Say goodbye to your Allied friends today. Enjoy the rolling hills of Iowa as you travel across the state.

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B, L

B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner

Level 2: Requires average physical activity.  You should be in good health, able to climb stairs, and walk reasonable distances. 

 

How to Make A Reservation

Reserving your place on an Allied tour is as simple as 1-2-3  

 

1. Choose a tour from the catalog or online at www.AlliedTT.com.  

2. Call Allied Tour to check availability and give passenger details. Call 402-371-3840 or Toll Free 1-800-672-1009, or book online at AlliedTT.com.  

3. Send your deposit. The deposit is required within seven days of making your reservation. Please see additional information for deposit amounts. You will receive a confirmation of your deposit once your payment is received. 

 

Deposit To confirm your reservation, a $100 per person deposit is required within 7 days after you make your reservation.

Deposits are subject to change.

 

Tour Inclusions 

Motorcoach transportation, airfare, cruises, and rail transportation as stated in the itinerary, hotel accommodations, all admissions and meals per itinerary, all taxes for included items, gratuities for step-on guides and wait staff (for included meals), luggage handling at hotels when available, and services of a professional tour director (see cruises and International tours for tour director minimums). 

 

NOT INCLUDED ON TOURS 

Not included on the motorcoach, cruises, rail, fly-in, and International tours are meals not listed in the itinerary, optional tours, travel insurance, room incidentals, alcoholic beverages, luggage fees assessed by airlines, items of personal nature, gratuities for tour director, driver, rail or cruise staff, required documentation for air tours, tours entering Canada/International travel, government fees, passport & VISA fees, airport departure taxes, any vaccination fees/requirements, and other miscellaneous fees. 

FINAL PAYMENT 

Final payment is due 45-90 days prior to departure, or as stated on your deposit statement.  

You may remit by personal check, VISA, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express. 

 

CANCELLATION POLICIES - PLEASE READ CAREFULLY

All cancellation fees are based on ‘per person.’ Policies below show ’Days Prior to Departure’ and ’Amount of Cancel Fee.’  

 

Days Prior to Departure ……… Cancellation Fee

46 Days or More.......................No Fee

45-31 Days ............................40% of the Total Cost

30-16 Days ............................70% of the Total Cost

15 Days or Less .......................No Refund

 

TRAVEL INSURANCE 

We recommend travel insurance to protect your payments from cancellation fees. Your trip investment is worth protecting, and travel insurance is the best way to safeguard against unexpected events that can prevent you from traveling and being assessed significant cancellation, interruption, medical, or other fees. Contact Allied for travel insurance information. 

 

CANCELLATION PROTECTION PLAN (CPP) - MOTORCOACH TOURS ONLY  

Tour payments can be protected from cancellation charges for a nominal fee when traveling on one of our motorcoach tours. The CPP must be purchased prior to or at final payment. For complete plan information, please contact Allied or your local travel advisor. 

 

FINAL DOCUMENTS 

Travel documents will be sent approximately two weeks before departure, provided full payment has been received. The documents will include a detailed itinerary, departure times and locations, hotel lists, medical forms, luggage tags, and other helpful information. 

 

BAGGAGE ALLOWANCE  

Portage for one suitcase (per person) is included in the tour price. Due to limited motorcoach capacity, your single bag should have dimensions not exceeding 30” x 21” x 11” and weigh no more than 50 lbs. Small carry-on bags are allowed and are your responsibility. Most airlines assess a baggage fee. This fee is not included in the tour price and is paid for at airport check-in. *Baggage handling included at hotels where available. 

 

CHANGES IN TOUR PRICE  

Tour prices in this publication are effective as of October 1, 2021, and are subject to fluctuation due to the U.S. dollar exchange rates and energy rates. Our best effort has been made to publish this information as accurately as possible. The right is reserved to change tour rates as deemed necessary by current currency, fuel price fluctuations, taxes, typographical errors, or other reasons, etc. Due to the volatility of airfares and flight schedules, tours utilizing air transportation are subject to change both in price and routing. Submitting your deposit is an acknowledgment of your agreement to these terms. 

 

CHANGES IN ITINERARY  

The order of events and hotels scheduled on your tour are subject to change. Every effort will be made to preserve the original quality of attractions and hotels when circumstances necessitate a substitution. 

 

SINGLE TRAVELERS  

Single travelers are guaranteed one seat on the motorcoach and may be seated next to another traveler if the tour is full. 

 

INSPIRATION & FAITH  

Due to tour schedules, we are unable to make any special provisions for worship services. Many tour directors share a “Thought for the Day,” verses of inspiration, or a short prayer to start the day. 

 

TRAVELER CONDUCT & SPECIAL NEEDS 

Tours are fun, but the enjoyment of the tour is based on everyone being friendly and cooperative. Allied Tour reserves the right to accept or decline any passenger on any tour if Allied Tour determines a passenger would be detrimental to the tour. Once a tour departs, any passenger disruptive to the group may be required to leave the tour. Expenses to return home would be the responsibility of the passenger. No refunds will be issued for unused portions of the tour.  

Please notify us of any special needs at the time of reservation. We will make all reasonable efforts to assist with your travel arrangements. However, it is strongly recommended that a traveling companion come along to help with any special needs of anyone with a disability. Allied tour directors have responsibilities for the entire group and can’t provide one-on-one care. This includes boarding motorcoaches, airplanes, cruise ships, etc., traversing hotels, restaurants, attractions, other personal needs, etc. Contact Allied if you have any questions. 

 

TRAVELER RESPONSIBILITIES, TERMS & CONDITIONS 

Allied Tours, Inc. (AT) acts only as an agent for suppliers. AT is not responsible for acts or omissions of the suppliers or their failure to provide services or adhere to their schedules & assumes no liability for injury, damage, loss, accident, delay, or irregularity, & can accept no liability for losses or personal injury or property damage, or additional expenses due to delay or changes in the bus or other services, sickness, weather, strikes, war, quarantine, terrorism, or other causes. All such losses or expenses will have to be borne by the passenger. The right is reserved to accept or withdraw any tour if circumstances require it. AT reserves the right to make any changes for the benefit of the tour and/or tour members, including canceling the tour if necessary. All rates are subject to change & are based on current tariffs available & current exchange rates as of October 1, 2021. AT or property owners are not liable for any loss/damage to vehicles parked at departure locations. All baggage is at the owner’s risk. The purchase of baggage & travel insurance covering cancellation, interruption, medical, baggage, etc., is recommended. The issuance and acceptance of tickets/vouchers or the payment of the required deposit or any partial or full payment for reservations on these trips shall be deemed to be consent to these conditions. No refund or unused portions of the tour can be made unless agreed to prior to the departure of the tour. The usual contract in use by the airlines and other transportation companies, when issued, shall constitute the sole contract between the purchaser of the tour and/or the passenger. The services of any ARC and/or IATAN carrier may be used on this program. AT has no special knowledge regarding the financial condition of the suppliers or unsafe conditions or climate of locations to which you may travel. You assume full responsibility for checking & verifying any & all passport, visa, vaccination, or other entry requirements of your destination(s) & all conditions regarding health, safety, security, political stability, and labor or civil unrest at such destination(s). Passengers hereby release AT from all claims arising out of any problem covered in these paragraphs & agree that the courts In Madison Co., NE will be the exclusive jurisdiction for all claims brought by you or AT. Travelers may be photographed for the promotional purposes of AT. 

 

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

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Name Address Contact Details
Columbus Hy-Vee Columbus Hy-Vee
3010 - 23rd St * please park SE corner of Lot
Council Bluffs-Pilot Pilot * 2647 South 24th - Council Bluffs
Des Moines, IA Des Moines - Iowa Machine Shed
I-80 Exit 125 Urbandale, IA * 515-270-6818
En route Pickup points en route
Grand Island Bosselman Bosselman * 3335 West Wood River Road Parking in
North West Parking Lot
Grand Island Quality Inn Quality Inn-I-80 & Hwy 281 * 308-384-7770
Lincoln Arrow/Allied 5250 Superior Street - Lincoln Arrow Bus Barn
Park behind the north fence & look for bus
Norfolk Allied Office Allied Tour Office - 720 East Norfolk Ave.
Omaha - Arrow Stage Lines Omaha -- Arrow Stage Lines
4220 South 52nd St.
Sioux City New Victorian Sioux City -- New Victorian Inn
3101 Singing Hills Blvd. (I29, Exit 143 east 2 bl)
York-Petro York - Petro Travel Center -I-80 & York Exit
Park on North side in space with an E-for employee
From Price Book Now Call Back Telephone Favorites
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