Experience a journey to the west coast. August 8-21, 2022
August 8-21, 2021 PRESTIGE TOUR with Ultra Coach
DEPARTURE CITIES Omaha, Lincoln, Council Bluffs, Grand Island, York, Norfolk, Columbus, Sioux City & Orange City
ALLIEDS TOUR HIGHLIGHTS
Jackson Hole Chuckwagon Dinner
Craters of the Moon Natl Monument
Oregon Coastal Drive & Lighthouse
Dunes Giant Dune Buggy Ride
Rogue River Jet Boat Cruise
Avenue of the Giants Redwoods
San Francisco Fishermans Wharf
San Francisco Step-on Guide
Alcatraz Island Tour
Winery Tour in Sonoma Valley
National Automobile Museum
Wendover Airfield Museum
Terry Bison Ranch
20 Meals: 13 Breakfasts (B), 2 Lunches (L), 1 Boxed Lunches (BL), 4 Dinners (D)
Tour Director: Elaine DeJong
Cheyenne, WY Springhill Suites
Jackson, WY - 49er Inn
Mountain Home, ID Hampton Inn
Bend, OR DoubleTree
Eugene, OR Holiday Inn Express
Florence, OR Best Western
Eureka, CA Best Western Bayshore
San Francisco, CA Courtyard by Marriott
Sonoma, CA Cambria Suites
S. Lake Tahoe, NV Harveys Resort
Winnemucca, NV Holiday Inn Express
Salt Lake City, UT Fairfield Inn
Cheyenne, WY - Comfort Inn
PHOTO ID REQUIRED
PRICE, PER PERSON
PAY-BY-CHECK SAVINGS: $110
Early Booking Savings for Passengers 1-10 = $100
Early Booking Savings for Passengers 11-20 = $50
Travel Day (D)
Embark on a journey to the west coast of the United States. Enjoy the time today getting acquainted with your new travel mates and Allied tour director.
Overnight Cheyenne, WY
Celebrate Jackson Hole's old west history with a chuck-wagon dinner and traditional old west music with the Bar J Wranglers.
Overnight Jackson, WY
Craters of the Moon National Monument
At Craters of the Moon National Monument, experience the drastic landscape and lava flows that make up this park.
Overnight Mountain Home, ID
Idaho State Capitol/Painted Hills of Oregon
Idaho's capitol building is the state's most treasured building. See where laws have been passed for about 100 years within its beautiful sandstone walls.
Overnight Bend, OR
Your first sight of Crater Lake will take your breath away. Surrounded by cliffs with a depth of 1,943 feet, Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States - and one of the most beautiful. The water's intense blue color is an indication of its great depth and purity.
Overnight Eugene, OR
Giant Dune Buggy Ride/Haceta Head Lighthouse
Feel the sea breezes in your face today as you travel in a Giant Dune Buggy on the Sand Dunes, trails and the sea coast. Take a view of the Heceta Lighthouse. Situated 205 feet above the Pacific Ocean, the Heceta Head Lighthouse beacon is considered the strongest light on the Oregon Coast.
Overnight Florence, OR
Rogue River Jet Boat Cruise
Follow the Oregon Coast and jet boat the historic mail boat route just as Rogue River pioneers have done since 1895 when mail and freight were prized commodities and road access did not exist.
Overnight Eureka, CA
Founders Grove Redwoods/Golden Gate Bridge/Fisherman's Wharf
Walk in the shadows of 1000 year old "giants" at Founders Grove and experience their majesty in California's Redwood region. The Golden Gate Bridge greets you as you cross the bay into San Francisco. Our Fisherman's Wharf hotel allows you free time to explore the Wharf area and Pier 39.
Overnight San Francisco, CA
Alcatraz Tour/San Francisco City Tour
Board a bay ferry out to Alcatraz Island - aka "The Rock" in San Francisco Bay. Learn the mysteries behind the infamous federal penitentiary and notorious occupants. Sit back and let your motor coach driver navigate the hills of San Francisco as you travel through Chinatown, the financial district and hear stories of the city. Ride the San Francisco cable cars!
Overnight Sonoma, CA
Sonoma Winery Tour/Donner Memorial/ South Lake Tahoe
Benziger Winery in Sonoma Valley's wine country is our destination today for a winery tram tour & tasting. Travel through the Sierra Nevada Mountains on your way to Lake Tahoe with a stop at the Donner Party Memorial that was erected in memory of the fateful winter that they were stranded in the Sierra Nevadas during the winter of 1846-47.
Overnight South Lake Tahoe, NV
Virginia City/National Automobile Museum
As you head east through the mountains, you will come upon Virginia City. Learn about the 19th century mining "Bonanza" that made Virginia City a booming city of its day by riding the Virginia/Truckee Train and free time. A stop at the National Automobile Museum in Reno boasts one of the largest collections of automobiles in the U.S. All were the personal collection of Bill Harrah, founder or Harrah's Hotels and Casinos.
Overnight Winnemucca, NV.
Bonneville Salt Flats/Wendover Airfield
Today is a travel day as we start heading east again through the high desert of Nevada. We pass the Bonneville Salt Flats and stop for a photo op. Enjoy your downtown hotel for free time to discover the city.
Overnight Salt Lake City, UT
Terry Bison Ranch
Travel out of the Utah valley and over the Wasatch Mountains. Take a scenic train ride on the Terry Bison Ranch through a herd of bison. You can even feed them! Enjoy your farewell dinner tonight!
Overnight Cheyenne, WY
Today you are headed home. Sit back and relax as the miles turn into memories and you reflect on the fun times and sights that you have seen with your Allied friends.
B=Breakfast, BL=Box Lunch, L=Lunch, LD=Light Dinner, D=Dinner
Activity 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.
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 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.
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.
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.
Days Prior to Departure .... Cancellation Fee
46 Days or more . . . No Fee
45-31 days . . . 40% of Total Cost
30-16 days . . . 70% of Total Cost
15 days or less. . . No Refund
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
Travelers needing special assistance must notify Allied Tours at the time of booking. Persons requiring assistance must be accompanied by a companion who can help with these special needs as tour directors and drivers have obligations to the whole group. See your current tour book for details of customer responsibility.
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 owners 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.
|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 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.
|Orange City|| Orange City |
DeJong's Home - 1201 Albany Place
|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|