Experience the beauty of the Tournament of Roses Parade plus a Gala New Years Eve Party!
December 29,2023- January 2, 2024 Prestige Tour
Spend four nights in Long Beach,
Sight and Sounds Tour with a local guide including Our Lady of the Angeles Cathedral, DisneyConcert Hall and Graumans Chinese Theater.
Visit the NEW Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
Gala private New Years Eve dinner and dancing with live orchestra and champagne toast to ring in the New Year!
Reserved seating for the 134th Tournament of Roses Parade
See the fabulous Rose Parade Float Building
OPTIONAL: Ronald Reagan Presidential Museum
6 Meals: 4 Breakfasts (B);
2 Dinners (D)
Tour Director: Roxie Mulder
Departure Cities: Omaha, Lincoln,York, Grand Island, Norfolk, Columbus, Sioux City, Sioux Falls, Luverne, and points en route (additional departure cities may be available upon request)
Please note: Luverne & Sioux Falls passengers will travel to Sioux City late afternoon on 12/28 for overnight.
Renaissance Long Beach Hotel
$2,999 Double, pp
For departures from Luverne & Sioux Falls, add $75 per person, double or $150 single. (for transfers to Sioux City with overnight stay on 12/28/23)
Pay-By-Check Savings: $100
Travel Day / Arrive in Southern California
Welcome to the Grandaddy of parades, the 134th Tournament of Roses Parade, featuring the beautiful pageantry and tradition of magnificent floral floats, high-stepping equestrians and sprinted marching bands. For four nights, stay at the Renaissance Long Beach Hotel. Join your Tour Manager tonight for a welcome orientation.
Los Angeles Sightseeing Tour and Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
Today a local guide conducts a tour of Los Angeles and Hollywood. From the Our Lady of the Angels Cathedral to the Disney Concert Hall, home of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, the tour is a blend of old and new See in Hollywood Bowl, Kodak Theater and the legendary Grauman's Chinese Theater. In the afternoon a visit to the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures is planned. Here, the collection of film-related objects and technology is highlighted by a vast range of still and moving images covering the history of motion pictures.
Rose Parade Float Building and New Year's Eve Festivities
This morning, go behind the scenes in Pasadena for the Rose Parade Float Building. See the floats being built up close by the hundreds of people working to finish their floats. Marvel at the thousands of various flowers from around the world that were used to create the world's most imaginative floats. Join an optional excursion to the Ronald Regan Presidential Library which chronicles the storied career of Ronald Reagan which spanned more than five decades. This evening, ring in the New Year with your newfound friends at a private New Year's Eve gala event. Put on your dancing shoes as a live orchestra fills the room with sounds from yesterday and today. Enjoy the spectacular dinner and champagne roast to celebrate the dawning of a New Year.
134th Tournament of Roses Parade
The event you came for is about to begin. You have reserved bleacher seats along Colorado Boulevard and after breakfast you depart for the Tournament of Roses Parade. View the animated floats, the precision of the marching bands and the equestrian teams as you become part of an event that is seen throughout the world by millions. Later, travel north up the coast to the pretty town of Santa Monica. Here, there is time to explore the exciting and lively entertainment. Tonight, your farewell dinner is in Santa Monica hosted by your Tour Manager.
Your transfer from the hotel to the airport is included for your flight home. Your Tour Manager will help you with arrangements to Omaha Eppley Airports
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.
DEPOSIT: $400 per. person
61 Days or More................Deposit Amount
60-31 Days........................ 20% of the Total Cost
30-15 Days.........................30% of the Total Cost
14-1 Day prior......................40% of the Total Cost
Day of departure or early departure of tour....100% of tour cost. No refund of unused portion.
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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 in SE Corner of Lot
|Council Bluffs Pilot|| 2647 S 24th St. |
Council Bluffs, IA
|En route|| Pickup points en route |
|Fremont Walmart|| Fremont Walmart, 3010 E 23 St. |
Exit Hwy 30 & 275 Park in South East corner
|Grand Island Bosselman|| Grand Island, Bosselman, 3335 W Wood River Rd |
North West Parking Lot
|Lincoln UStop Phillips 66|| Lincoln-UStop Phillips 66, 6400 N. 84th Street |
Parking on south side of pumps.
|Luverne, MN Amer Ref Chur|| Luverne, MN - Americ Reform Ch., 304 N. Fairview |
|Norfolk Allied Office|| Norfolk, 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. I-29, Exit 143 E 2 blocks
|Sioux Falls Flying J|| Flying J Travel Center, Sioux Falls, SD |
I-29, Exit 83 Park in South West Corner
|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|