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Smoky Mountains-Music, Majesty, & Praise #1

Smoky Mountains-Music, Majesty, & Praise #1

Featuring great entertainment, beautiful scenery & inspirational sights!

OCT. 17-26, 2022                            Prestige Tour on ULTRA Coach


Due to the popularity of this tour, we also offer this tour October 24- November 2, 2022


Departure Cities: 

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



•Grand Ole Opry 


•Two Great Shows in Pigeon Forge 

•Pigeon Forge City/Countryside Tour 

•Great Smoky Mountain National Park 

•Biltmore House and Gardens 

•The Ark Encounter 

•Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library 

•16 meals: 9 Breakfasts (B), 1 Lunch (L), 3 Light Dinners (LD), 3 Dinners (D) 

  • Tour Director:  Verla Youngquist



•Fairview Heights, IL – Drury Inn 

•Nashville, TN – Club Hotel 

•Pigeon Forge, TN (2) – Lodge at 5Oaks 

•Asheville, NC – Comfort Suites 

•Concord, NC – Comfort Suites 

•Cross Lanes, WV – Sleep Inn & Suites 

•Erlanger, KY – Wingate by Wyndham 

•Springfield, IL – Drury Inn & Suites 


Pricing, per person:

$2,424 Double

$3,049 Single

$2,239 Triple


Pay by Check Savings:  $80

Early Booking Savings for Passengers 1-10 = $70

Early Booking Savings for Passengers 11-20 = $40

Day 1

Travel Day

We're off for an adventure in the Great Smoky Mountains! The miles fly by as we get acquainted with our tour director and new traveling companions.

Overnight Fairview Heights, IL


Day 2

Grand Ole Opry

Journey on to Nashville today. Enjoy free time discovering the opulent Opryland Hotel. This evening enjoy the music of the Grand Ole Opry!

Overnight Nashville, TN


Day 3

Dollywood/Pigeon Forge/ Country Tonite Show

We arrive in Pigeon Forge, TN where we overnight for the next two nights. Dollywood-the "Entertainment Capital of the Smokies" will be our first destination. See spectacular shows from Contemporary County to 50's Rock and Roll fill the stages, and master craftsmen demonstrate glassblowing, blacksmithing, wagon making and more. Plus there are plenty of shops and eateries to choose from. Tonight's Country Tonite Theater Show entertains you.

Overnight (2) Pigeon Forge, TN

B, D

Day 4

Pigeon Forge Tour/ Christ in the Smokies Museum/ Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Show

This morning we are treated to a Pigeon Forge & Countryside tour with a surprise. We venture towards Gatlinburg this afternoon to visit the Christ in the Smokies Museum and Gardens. Return to Pigeon Forge this evening for Pigeon Forge's wildest show - the Hatfield and McCoy Dinner Show. You will be plum tickled with the action, excitement and comedy of this shindig.

B, D

Day 5

Great Smoky Mountain National Park/Blue Ridge Parkway

Today we venture into the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Sugarland Visitor Center tells you all about this beautiful park. Enjoy a break near Cherokee before we continue on the southern route of the Blue Ridge Parkway.

Overnight Asheville, NC


Day 6

Biltmore House/Billy Graham Library

The Biltmore House and Gardens in Asheville welcomes us this morning. This is the largest private home in America. You'll have time to tour the home, stroll through the gardens and visit the gift shop. We depart for Charlotte for an inspirational visit to the Billy Graham Library. Learn what can happen through a life yielded to God as state-of-the-art exhibits, multimedia displays and films share about the life of a humble preacher.

Overnight Concord, NC


Day 7


Your journey continues today to Mt. Airy, NC aka Mayberry. A guided tour will show Griffith’s Home and Museum. Lunch at Barney’s Cafe
Overnight Cross Lanes, WV

B, L

Day 8

The Ark Encounter

How big was Noah's ark? How did Noah live with all the animals? You will have a chance to experience an exciting attraction this afternoon-The Ark Encounter...featuring a full-size ark with dimensions according to the Biblical description. Learn what life may have been for Noah and his family aboard the Ark.

Overnight Erlanger, KY

B, L

Day 9

Lincoln Presidential Library

Continuing east we travel into Illinois, the "Land of Lincoln". Visit the impressive Lincoln Presidential Library/Museum. Walk in Lincoln's footsteps, hear his speeches, and see his image. It all comes alive right before your eyes.

Overnight Springfield, IL


Day 10

Travel Home

Recap the many fun tour experiences with fellow travelers while miles quickly glide by on our way home.


B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, LD=Light Dinner, D=Dinner

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


Allied Departure Cities:

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



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. 



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1. Choose a tour from the catalog or online at  

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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. 


Cancellation Policy:

Days Prior to Departure ……… Cancellation Fee

46 Days or more .................Full refund

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

30 to 16 Days ....................70% of the 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



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. 



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. 



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 



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. 



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.

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
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
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
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