While you can’t change History you can indeed change the way you learn it. In today’s world of Boomer Tours a smaller focus is often better. In the past we would spend two full days totally immersed in the history of the Battle. Today, we have added Theater, Railroad and Riverboat Tours. We’ve not changed History but we do have a history trip with wider appeal – and better service – than we sold last year.
Come to Gettysburg Again. Let us show you a better time.
Uniquely American, and unique in America, your imagination will quickly capture the “Somewhere in Time” feeling. This is an 1890’s Resort Island that literally has no automobiles. The architecture is preserved as it was then. It is as though you step through a portal when you step off the ferry. Here you not only visit a new destination, you visit it in a past moment.
Listen as American Patriots rail against the tyranny of King George. Come see the places where they argued loudest for Freedom. Walk in their footsteps, hear their words, dine in their taverns – It’s a frolicking great adventure in American History. In these seven days your group tour will touch on a myriad of historical topics, from Colonial unrest at the Boston Tea Party Ship in 1773, to the final conflict at Yorktown in 1781. You will have heard the words of Patriots and shared a mug of ale, and perhaps you will gain a new appreciation of the hardships endured in our pursuit of liberty.
The heart and soul of American Music beats in the history of Nashville, Memphis and New Orleans. These are the towns where the inspiration for our uniquely American Music styles were born and where they grew to maturity. On this three city tour you’ll hear Country, Bluegrass, Blues, Rock n’ Roll, Soul, Dixieland Jazz, and Cajun. Why, you’ll even have the chance to write and perform a song of your own.
Discover the Beauty. This 10 Day Scenic begins with San Francisco where you have time to preview the city. You then travel on legendary Highway 1 motoring the narrow road above the Pacific you have incredible views and time to explore the sights. When you finally drive into Los Angeles and Hollywood you’ll get a glimpse of the glamorous movie world before the tour turns east into the desert. Ending the adventure is a ride on another of America’s great scenic roads – the Grand Canyon Rail Road.
As the Rhododendrons, Azaleas and Mountain Laurel take turns blooming in the Allegheny Mountain Valleys you travel from the Greenbrier Resort to Patsy Cline’s home in Winchester Va You’ll ride four scenic trains across whitewater rivers over evergreen ridge tops and unspoiled forest while exploring Appalachia. This tour is filled with wild scenery and wonderful music it’s one of our most popular Summer Tours; low mileage and high energy!
This is the most excitement you can have in three days! Climb deep into our un-inhabited mountains on two Wild and Wonderful Train Rides, then come back to earth (or Elkins rather) and enjoy two music shows that rival anything in Branson or Pigeon Forge. This is as good as it gets!
Travel on Five Scenic Trains, some of the highest altitude railroads in America during the day and enjoy comfortable rooms and fine dining at night. A Rocky Mountain Trip that combines adventure, history and romance.
Start with a tour of Harpers Ferry National Park where a visit is like stepping into the past. Then enjoy a narrated excursion on the Potomac Eagle and view historic farms and lush mountain greenery. Then it’s on to Winchester, VA for a Patsy Cline tour. Learn of Patsy’s music career, her childhood home and dreams of becoming a Country Music Star. This package also includes a tribute singer who will sing some of Patsy’s favorite songs. End your trip with a scenic ride on the Western Maryland Railroad through the spectacular scenery of the Allegheny Mountains.
Climb aboard New England’s historic trains and discover amazing scenery as you travel through the White Mountains of New Hampshire and Cape Cod. This grand adventure features five scenic train rides including the Mount Washington Cog Railway, the world’s oldest mountain-climbing railroad. This tour also includes tours of the Breakers and Rosecliff Mansions as well as time to explore Nantucket’s historic lighthouses and cobblestone streets.