Featuring the Ark Encounter & Creation Museum.
June 21-27, 2022 PRESTIGE Tour
Featuring the Ark Encounter and the Creation Museum!
ALLIEDS TOUR HIGHLIGHTS
Parke County Bridges Tour
Amish Lunch in an Amish Home
BB River Dinner/Cruise
My Old Kentucky Home Musical
My Old Kentucky Home State Park
Warm Springs Ranch
14 Meals: 6 Breakfasts (B), 4 Lunch (L), 2 Light Dinners (LD), 2 Dinners (D)
Tour Director: Tonya Chegwidden
Bloomington-Normal, IL Holiday Inn Express
Indianapolis, IN Drury Inn
Erlanger, KY Wingate by Wyndham
Bardstown, KY (2) Fairfield Inn
St. Peters, MO Drury Inn
Omaha, Council Bluffs, Lincoln, York, Grand Island, Norfolk, Columbus, Sioux City, & Des Moines
$1,695 Double, pp
$1,575 Triple, pp
EARLY BOOKING SAVINGS FIRST 1-10: $70
EARLY BOOKING SAVINGS FIRST 11-20: $35
$55 PER PERSON PAY BY CHECK & SAVE
TRAVEL DAY/BLOOMINGTON- NORMAL
Travel with your friends on a short get-away to Indiana & Kentucky for experiences of a lifetime! Today you get to meet your new travel mates for the next six days.
Overnight Bloomington-Normal, IL
PARKE COUNTY BRIDGES/AMISH LUNCH
Parke County, IN, boasts 31 covered bridges. Discover the history behind several of these bridges, with many photo ops, and tour the county with a local step-on guide. Enjoy an Amish meal in an Amish home.
Overnight Indianapolis, IN
CREATION MUSEUM/BB RIVERBOAT DINNER/CRUISE
Travel on to Petersburg, Kentucky, and visit the Creation Museum. Biblical history comes to life as you enter the Time Tunnel. Be transported back 6000 years to the time of creation and the Garden of Eden. Tonight, enjoy Cincinnati scenery during your dinner cruise on the Ohio River. Overnight Erlanger, KY
ARK ENCOUNTER/SHAKER VILLAGE
Since the Ark Encounter’s opening, it has been the destination for many adventurers. Experience the life-sized replica according to the Biblical description of Noah’s Ark. Learn how Noah and his family lived, and learn the impact of the Ark and God’s promises in today’s world. Travel south to Harrodsburg and learn about the life of the Shaker community. See the farm, village, and Historic Centre. Learn all about the Shakers’ daily lives, work, values, and worship.
Overnight (2) Bardstown, KY
MY OLD KENTUCKY HOME STATE PARK & HOME/ STEPHEN FOSTER OUTDOOR MUSICAL/OLD BARDSTOWN VILLAGE & CIVIL WAR MUSEUM
Between the village and five museums, Old Bardstown Village & Civil War Museum explain the history of this area and the impact of the Civil War. Visit "My Old Kentucky Home" mansion in Bardstown for a tour of the home that inspired the song by Stephen Foster. Enjoy tonight’s outdoor musical drama of Stephen Foster, America’s first great composer, at "My Old Kentucky Home." Celebrate Kentucky with song, dance, drama, and beautiful costumes! Stephen Collins Foster - composer of favorite songs Oh! Susanna, Beautiful Dreamer and My Old Kentucky Home - is the father of American music. This Broadway-style production portrays his journey to turn his relationships and experiences into songs at a time in our country’s history just before the Civil War and the anti-slavery movement
SCHIMPFF’S CONFECTIONERY/HUBER’S FAMILY FARM
Schimpff’s Confectionery & Museum offers a look at candy making. This unique family-owned candy store still cooks up its confections on turn-of-the-century equipment.
Overnight St. Peters, MO
WARM SPRINGS RANCH
Our travel wouldn’t be complete today without a stop at Warm Springs Ranch. Learn about the babies who are born here and become majestic pullers of a famous hitch! Enjoy your ride home today.
B=Breakfast, 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.
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Deposit To confirm your reservation, a $100 per person deposit is required within 7 days after you make your reservation.
Deposits are subject to change.
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All cancellation fees are based on per person. Policies below show Days Prior to Departure and Amount of Cancel Fee.
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
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.
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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 |
|Des Moines, IA|| Des Moines - Iowa Machine Shed |
I-80 Exit 125 Urbandale, IA * 515-270-6818
|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.
|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|