DURATION: JULY 19-22, 2021 | 4 Days
DEPARTING: Lincoln, NE | Omaha, NE | Council Bluffs, IA | Avoca, IA | Des Moines, IA
PRICE: $738 Per Person, Double Occupancy | $864 Single Occupancy
$75 Deposit per person.
PRICE EXCLUDES: Any Private Expenses | Room Service Fees
INCLUDES: 3 Nights’ Comfortable Accommodations | 8 Meals – 3 Breakfasts, 5 Lunch/Dinners | Admissions for Listed Attractions | Deluxe Motor Coach Transportation | Tour Coordinator | Luggage Handling
Day 1 Lodging in Galena, IL
Settle in and prepare to fall in love with the lovely town of Galena. Known for its 19th-century architecture, it was once home to Ulysses S. Grant.
Day 2 Lodging in Galena, IL
Today’s stops include the Ulysses S. Grant Home (a National Historic Landmark), and free time on Main Street with its charming shops and eateries. Hopping onto the trolley, you’ll learn about Galena’s rich history. Amelia’s Under the Lamplight Dinner Theatre is Galena’s uniquely entertaining dinner destination and will surely become one of your favorites as you enjoy the ambiance, food, and entertainment!
Day 3 Lodging in Galena, IL
Our day begins with a living history lesson at the Apple River Fort nestled in the hills. The Civil War replica sits next to the site of the original fort. On the drive to lunch at Chestnut Mountain Resort, you’ll be treated to some of the most lovely vistas in the US. For those wanting to see more scenery, take the lift chair for the best views of the surrounding area.
Day 4 Home
Today, stop at the history museum and the Old Blacksmith Shop (with demonstrations and the opportunity to purchase wares made in the shop). So much to talk about and so many memories to share with new-found friends on the way home!