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LifeLong Learning Society

San Antonio Holiday

November 26- 30, 2017

Highlights include

  • Mission San Jose
  • The Alamo
  • LBJ Ranch
  • Fredericksburg
  • El Mercado
  • Paseo del Rio Cruise
  • Olive Orchard
  • 5 Days
  • 6 Meals (4 Breakfasts, 2 Dinners)

Schedule

San Antonio, Texas - Tour Begins

It's easy to see why San Antonio is often referred to as the "American Venice." Historic missions, River Walk restaurants, Spanish architecture and a beautiful river centerpiece make this a truly remarkable city. The sights and sounds of the holiday celebrations are sure to immerse you in the spirit of the season as you stroll along the San Antonio River, illuminated by festive decorations. This evening get to know your fellow travelers at a welcome reception.

San Antonio

Your day begins with a fascinating tour of San Antonio with a local guide. History and culture abound with a visit to the Mission San Jose, the second mission established by Fray Antonio Margil de Jesus in 1720. This is followed by a visit to the Alamo, which played a critical role in the Texas Revolution. People worldwide continue to remember the Alamo as a heroic struggle against impossible odds - a place where men made the ultimate sacrifice for freedom. This afternoon the choice is yours: you may choose to visit the South Texas Heritage Center, an interactive museum dedicated to sharing the stories of San Antonio's people and the land that has shaped their lives; or, perhaps you would prefer to explore the 33-acre grounds of the San Antonio Botanical Gardens featuring expansive rose gardens, a conservatory with tropical vegetation, and the Texas Native Trail showcasing ecosystems from the diverse regions of the state. Enjoy the evening at leisure to explore San Antonio's beautiful River Walk. Today breakfast will be included.

San Antonio - Stonewall - Fredericksburg - San Antonio

Journey to Stonewall and enjoy a visit to the LBJ Ranch, birthplace of the 36th President of the United States, Lyndon B. Johnson. On your tour of the ranch you will view the "Texas White House" and learn about living in the Texas Hill Country. Continue to the heart of the rural Hill Country and the German settlement of Fredericksburg. The holiday season is a fabulous time to visit with its seasonal festivities and decorations flavored by German heritage. This evening, it's Diner's Choice ... your dinner is included and you'll choose the perfect spot from a "menu" of San Antonio's popular restaurants. >Today breakfast and dinner will be included.

San Antonio

This morning, be surrounded by holiday cheer during a riverboat ride on the Paseo del Rio. Relax as the narrated cruise takes ou alon the San Antonio River Walk and admire the many holiday decorations. Next, browse for one­of-a-kind goods at El Mercado, the Mexican Marketplace. Your afternoon is at leisure to relax or discover San Antonio as you choose. This evening, visit a picturesque olive orchard.* Enjoy a tour of the orchard complete with a wine and olive oil tasting and learn about its history before indulging in a spectacular Texas-inspired farewell dinner. Today breakfast and dinner will be included.

San Antonio - Tour Ends

We are certain you will agree: San Antonio's natural beauty, history, cuisine, people and music create wonderful holiday memories. Today breakfast will be included.

Price

  • Book Now: Double $1,999; Single $2,299; Triple $1,969
  • Regular rates: Double $2,099 ; Single $2,399; Triple $2,069

* All Rates are Per Person and are subject to change

Included in Price:

  • Round Trip Air from Norfolk/VA Beach International Airport
  • Air Taxes and Fees/Surcharges
  • Hotel Transfers

Not Included in Price:

  • Cancellation Waiver
  • Insurance of$100 per person

Important Conditions: Your price is subject to increase prior to the time you make full payment. Your price is not subject to increase after you make full payment, except for charges resulting from increases in government-imposed taxes or fees. Once deposited, you have 7 days to send us written consumer consent or withdraw consent and receive a full refund. (See registration form for consent.)

Please Note: Book Now rates valid until Jun 26, 2017, valid on air inclusive packages only. Economy air rate and schedule are applicable for groups of 10 or more traveling on the same flights and dates.

The order of events is subject to change due to holiday schedules. To complete your tour, we Include roundtrip airport-to-hotel transfers when purchasing our airfare with your tour. If you have arranged for your own air, we are pleased to provide you the option of purchasing these transfers. Please note that all transfers will leave at prescheduled times.

Please be advised many airlines do not provide advance seat assignments until check-in at the airport. Advance seating will be subject to the airline's terms and conditions.

This tour requires average physical activity. You should be in good health, able to climb stairs and walk reasonable distances, possibly over uneven grounds and cobblestone streets.

*The olive orchard visit may be offered as a lunch on some departures.


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