Venture to the Deep South, and really experience New Orleans!
April 21-30, 2022 PRESTIGE Tour on Ultra Coach
10 DAYS 18 MEALS
Duck Dynasty Museum Tour
Rosalie Antebellum Home tour
Martin Accordions tour
Avery Island/Jungle Gardens
Tabasco Sauce Factory
Oak Alley Plantation
Guided Tour of New Orleans
New Orleans Cajun Cooking School
World War II Museum
Swamp Boat Tour
Elvis Presley Birth home
18 Meals; 9 Breakfasts (B), 2 Lunches, (L), 2 Light Dinner (LD) (LD) 5 Dinners (D)
Allied Tour Director -Elaine DeJong
Branson, MO Comfort Inn Thousand Hills
West Monroe, LA Wingate by Wyndham
Natchez, MS Holiday Inn Express
New Iberia, LA Hampton Inn
New Orleans, LA (3) Hotel Provincial French Quarter
Tupelo, MS - Wingate by Wyndham
St. Charles, MO Drury Inn and Suites
Departure Cities and Rates:
Omaha, Council Bluffs, Lincoln, Grand Island, York, Norfolk, Columbus, Fremont, Sioux City, Orange City
PRICING, PER PERSON
PAY-BY-CHECK SAVINGS: $80
Early Booking Passengers 1-10: $70.00
Early Booking Passsengers 11-20: $35.00
Sit back and enjoy the comfort of our luxury motor coach and enjoy the scenery as we begin our venture to the Deep South. Branson, MO is in our path. We will be treated to a dinner and Branson show. Overnight Branson, MO
Overnight Branson, MO
Ozark Mountains/The Old Mill
The beautiful Ozark Mountain scenery will entice you as we travel today. A photo op at the Old Mill (from Gone with the Wind) will delight you. Drive the Mississippi Delta region and see low lands created by years of flooding of the Mississippi River offering fertile farmlands for plantations and farmers. Overnight West Monroe, LA
Duck Dynasty Museum/Natchez City Tour/Dinner at Glenfield Plantation (B, D)
You don't have to be a duck hunter to enjoy the Robertson family of Duck Dynasty fame newest attraction Duck Commander The Tour. Get behind the scenes stories of A & E's hit show Duck Dynasty. Natchez, Mississippi beckons us during this beautiful spring season. Natchez is known for its splendor during the Civil War Era and large array of antebellum homes. A visit to Rosalie Mansion gives you a taste of Natchez splendor. Tonight's treat is a special dinner at Glenfield Plantation - a home that has been in one family for 7 generations. Overnight Natchez, MS
Martin Accordions Tour/Avery Island/Tabasco Sauce Factory/Jungle Gardens (B, L)
Martin Accordions is home to accordion making and music! Go back to the early 1900's with old fashioned Cajun, Zydeco and Country accordion music. Catch the unique feel of the southern Louisiana marshes and bayous with a visit to Avery Island. Home to the Tabasco Sauce Factory, we visit the factory to learn about Tabasco Sauce production. On to Jungle Gardens to get a view of this beautiful sanctuary for wildlife, azaleas, camellias and more. You might even spy alligator and other swamp life that live in the marshes around the gardens. Overnight New Iberia, LA
Oak Alley Plantation/New Orleans Cooking School/French Quarter Hotel (B, L, D)
Oak Alley remains as a testimonial to the old South's golden age. See this magnificent plantation home along with the slave quarters with the oak lined lane and learn about her existence in the Deep South. We then encounter the "city that care forgot" - New Orleans. Absorb sights and sounds of the famous French Quarter as our home for 3 nights is the quaint, historic "Hotel Provincial" - an open air courtyard hotel in the French Quarter - giving you easy access to the French Quarter. This evening we discover the fun, flares and flavors of cooking Louisiana style at a New Orleans cooking school. Bring your appetite! Overnight (3) French Quarter New Orleans, LA
6 New Orleans City Tour/Mardi Gras World/French Quarter free time (B)
A city tour of New Orleans by a local expert guide presents the history, landmarks, legends and splendid architecture that made New Orleans famous. This evening is free to discover the French Quarter
Swamp Tour/WWII Museum/Dinner Court of Two Sisters (B, D)
We are off to an adventure in the swamplands of Cajun Country. See alligators and swamp life up close in the comfort of a pontoon boat, with a native expert guide. A visit to the World War II Museum is a must. Dedicated in 2000 as the National D-Day museum, it has now been designated by Congress as the country's official World War II Museum. After our return to our hotel, we are off for dinner to "The Court of Two Sisters."
Elvis Presley Birth Home
Tupelo is in your path; stop at the humble beginnings of Elvis Presley's birth home, church and museum. A dinner with "Elvis" will round out the evening.
Overnight Tupelo, MS
Graceland (B, LD)
Since we are in "Elvis Country" we also visit Graceland, the home of Elvis Presley. This one of a kind experience will take you on Elvis's fascinating journey to superstardom through exciting videos, displays of authentic clothing, artifacts, personal mementos and amazing showcase of Elvis's gold and platinum awards and more. Overnight St. Charles, MO
After breakfast, begin your journey home. Take a few minutes at Warm Springs Ranch, home of the Budweiser Clydesdales. What a great spring getaway!
B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, LD=Light Dinner, D=Dinner
Level 3: Requires moderate physical activity. There may be long days; travelers should have the ability to stand or walk for extended periods of time.
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Motorcoach Tours (United States/Canada)
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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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.
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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
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CHANGES IN ITINERARY
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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 |
|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 - Hwy 2|| Lincoln - Walmart, 84th & Hwy 2 |
Park on the Southeast corner
|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
|Departure Date||Pick-up Time||Drop-off Time|