Fans of Joanna & Chip Gains and Ree Drummand will love this trip! Spend time in Waco, Texas exploring the sights and shops from the Fixer Upper. Plus enjoy a visit to Pawhuska and Pioneer Woman's Mercantile.
April 26-May 1, 2021 PRESTIGE Tour on Ultra Coach
Ladies, are you a fan of HGTV and the Food Network? If so, you may be a fan of Fixer Upper and The Pioneer Woman. Johanna and Chip Gaines have been a hit with fans as they flip houses in Waco, Texas and grow their brand. Also, visit Pawhuska, OK, home to the Pioneer Woman Mercantile! So grab your Mom, sisters, girlfriends and BFF's for a great time!
ALLIEDS TOUR HIGHLIGHTS
*Pioneer Woman Mercantile
*The Marland Estate
*Oklahoma City Natl Museum & Memorial
*Waco, Texas Tour
*Magnolia Silos & shops of Waco
*Nifty Nut House
9 Meals: 5 Breakfasts (B), 3 Lunches (L), 1 Dinner (D)
Tour Director: Diane Roecker
Omaha, Council Bluffs, Lincoln, Grand Island, Norfolk, Columbus, & Sioux City
Bartlesville, OK Fairfield Inn
Oklahoma City, OKHampton Inn
Waco, TX (2) LaQuinta Inn
Wichita, KS Courtyard by Marriott
PRICING, PER PERSON
PAY-BY-CHECK SAVINGS: $50
Early Booking Savings for first 10 passengers is $70.
Early Booking Savings for passengers 11 thru 20 is $35.
Travel to Oklahoma/Topeka State Capitol (L)
Gather your mom, daughter, sister, aunt and girlfriends of all types for a fun-filled week!
Mid-day will find us in Topeka where we enjoy a soup & salad lunch followed by a tour of the beautiful Topeka State Capitol.
Overnight: Bartlesville, Oklahoma
The Merc Store/Marland Estate (B, L)
We'll be off early this morning to shop all the special items picked out by Ree Drummand for the Mercantile Store. Pick up a cook book, update your kitchen ware, or try out some of her uniquely styled clothing. Be sure to visit the bakery for some treats. Nearby in Ponca City, enjoy a luncheon and tour at the historic Marland Estate. Our tour will tell us about the Marland family, the industry that made the estate possible and the "oil boom-town" that rose from it all. We'll continue on to Oklahoma City for overnight. Enjoy a free evening in Bricktown!
Overnight: Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City National Memorial/Waco (B, D)
The Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum is a moving experience and a testament to the resolve and fortitude of those who wanted to honor those who were killed, those who survived and those changed forever by the bombing in 1995. Included is a special presentation titled "First Persons" followed by a self-guided tour of the museum which shares the timeline of events on April 19, 1995 plus the aftermath and healing that began to take place. Next, it's onto Waco! Our late afternoon arrival gives us time to check in and head out to dinner.
Overnight (2) Waco, TX
Waco City Tour/Magnolia Silo & Shops of Waco (B)
It's time to get acquainted with Waco as a local guide takes us to see many of the sights we have grown to know from "Fixer Upper". See Magnolia Silos and downtown, stop at Harp Designs & Jimmie Don's JDH Iron Designs; take a picture at the Suspension Bridge; and drive by a few of the Fixer Upper homes. And, if we are lucky, our guide may be able to get us in to see one. Now that you know the layout of the town, it's your time to explore. Hop the local trolley and get to shopping! Whether you are a browser or a buyer, it will be fun exploring. Shop at Magnolia Market, The Finery, Spice Village, Roots Boutique, Sironia, Wildland, and more! Choose from one of the many restaurants downtown for dinner with your friends.
Pops/Wichita (B, L)
It's time to turn the coach back north today as we begin our journey home. We'll have plenty of space for your packages! Our lunch break will be a little later today as we'll be stopping at "Pops" in Arcadia, OK. You won't believe it until you see it! This popular stop along Route 66 has a collection of 700 kinds of soda, sparkling waters and other ice-cold refreshment! The display is amazing!! We'll take time for lunch at their café where you can choose from an all-American menu of burgers, hot dogs and sandwiches. We continue on to Wichita, Kansas for overnight in the Old Town Area.
Overnight in Old Town Wichita, KS
Before heading for home we take time to enjoy a specialty tea & coffee company along with a stop at the Nifty Nut House, a definite must for any visitor to Wichita. We continue home this afternoon after a fun filled Ladies Only Getaway!
B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner
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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
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Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.
Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.
|Columbus Hy-Vee|| Columbus Hy-Vee |
3010 - 23rd St * please park SE corner of Lot
|Council Bluffs-Pilot|| Pilot * 2647 South 24th - Council Bluffs |
|En route|| Pickup points en route |
|Fremont Walmart|| Fremont Walmart |
3010 E 23rd St, Exit Hwys 30 & 275 - special instr
|Grand Island Bosselman|| Bosselman * 3335 West Wood River Road Parking in |
Gravel lot by Motel 6. Meet bus at gravel lot entr
|Grand Island Quality Inn|| Quality Inn-I-80 & Hwy 281 * 308-384-7770 |
|Lincoln-Best Western Plus|| Lincoln-Best Western Plus |
I-80, Exit 403, 27th Street Exit, South
|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)
|Departure Date||Pick-up Time||Drop-off Time|