Santa Fe * Lafayette * Memphis * Leavenworth
New Orleans * Deadwood * Spokane
Bring out the ‘Bucket List’ because this vacation will allow you to check off plenty. What an adventure, what a journey! This professionally guided tour is filled with scenery, history, legends and folklore and includes the diversity of many cultures. Visit Branson, the ‘Live Music Capital of the World’, experience the red rocks of Sedona, stroll the River Walk in San Antonio and immerse yourself in the sounds and foods of New Orleans and the Cajun flavours of Lafayette. Travel to Santa Fe and experience the unparalleled scenic grandeur and cultural resources of the spiritual heart of the Southwest. Watch the evening Bat Flight in Carlsbad. Visit Memphis, home of the blues and birthplace of rock ‘n roll and Sun Studio, the most famous recording studio in the world. Look up your family name at Temple Square in Salt Lake City. The Montana landscape will take your breath away. From door to door service to deluxe accommodations, local guides to experiencing local cuisine, and from America’s heartland to the Black Hills, experience the road trip of a lifetime in 25 days. No
detail has been overlooked.
New Orleans is a wonderful mix of cultures, food and music. Discover Bourbon Street, Jackson Square and the French Quarter. Treat your taste buds to some Creole food and your ears to some Dixieland jazz and Cajun music. Travel past plantation homes, legacies of the past, view majestic cypress trees bordering the Mississippi River. Celebrate life in the City of Mardi Gras. When it rains in the French Quarter, the locals swear a beautiful voice floats out of the mist.
San Antonio is famous for the Alamo and the River Walk. Two historic icons that draw more people than any other visitor destinations in the Lone Star States. Take a leisurely stroll along the River Walk, the narrow stream that gave birth to the city, providing water for its early inhabitants and irrigating the fields of the Spanish missions. Visit the Alamo, the mission fortress that evolved into a shrine. San Antonio is the only city in America with five intact missions, including the Alamo.
Santa Fe is a city that embraces its natural environment unlike any other city in the US. A city whose beautiful, brown adobe architecture blends with the high desert landscape and at the same time one of America’s great art and culinary capitals. Awe-inspiring vistas of mountains, canyons and gorges await you.
Sedona, Arizona is a unique special place featuring the wonder of what Native Americans consider the spiritual vortex of the Southwest. It has absolutely sublime red rock formations and could challenge many other national parks in their beauty. With names like Snoopy, Coffeepot, Mittens, Eagle Head and Rabbit Ears, these rocks are a must see.
Spokane, near nature, near perfect. People have been gathering at the Spokane River for thousands of years. The river is the lifeblood of the community, flowing with energy, beauty and spirituality. With spectacular downtown falls and beautiful walking trails, Spokane will catch your eye, warm your heart and jump start your soul.
Salt Lake City is a city of unexpected surprises. It brims with history, art, culture, entertainment and recreation – all in a beautiful location at the foot of Utah’s Wasatch Mountains. Salt Lake offers unequaled views, remarkable history and the warm hospitality of a small western town. Salt Lake is the home to the Mormon Tabernacle Choir.
Deadwood City, the home of Deadwood’s most famous resident, Wild Bill Hickok and the Black Hills. Enjoy the friendliness, hospitality and history of South Dakota.
Branson is known as the “Entertainment Capital of the World”. From the peaceful hills and waterways to the glitz and sparkle of the music shows, you will experience what cannot be found anywhere else in the world. Get acquainted with the city, kick up your heels, have fun. You are certainly in the place to do it.
Memphis, home of the blues and birthplace of rock ‘n roll. Memphis is a city with a reputation for good food and even better music. Deep in Memphis’ DNA is a cross-stitch of music, cotton, blues and barbecue.
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Day 1 – Leavenworth, WA (Icicle Inn)
Day 2 – Boise, ID (Shilo Inn)
Day 3 – Salt Lake City, UT (Salt Lake Plaza)
Day 4 – Washington, UT (HI Express)
Day 5–6 – Sedona, AZ (BW Inn of Sedona)
Day 7–8 – Santa Fe, NM (Holiday Inn)
Day 9 – Carlsbad, NM (Holiday Inn Express)
Day 10–11 – San Antonio, TX (Drury Inn)
Day 12 – Lafayette, LA (Drury Inn)
Day 13–14 – New Orleans, LA (Inn Bourbon)
Day 15-16 – Memphis, TN (Drury Inn)
Day 17–18 – Branson, MO (Radisson)
Day 19 – Kansas City, MO (Hilton Garden)
Day 20 – Sioux Falls, SD (Ramkota Inn)
Day 21-22 – Deadwood, MT (HI Express)
Day 23 – Bozeman, MT (HI Express)
Day 24 – Spokane, WA (Davenport)
Day 25 – Return Home