NASHVILLE, BRANSON, MEMPHIS & PIGEON FORGE CHRISTMAS – WESTERN MANITOBA DEPARTURE 17 Days | November 5, 2021
- Double $TBD*
- Single $TBD*
Meals Include: • 14 Continental Breakfasts • 1 Dinner • 1 Special Fehr-Way Dinner
Western Manitoba departure with pick-ups along the Trans-Canada Highway to Winnipeg. Includes two overnight hotel stays, pick up and drop off at the hotel, to and return transportation from Winnipeg. Call for pricing.
* plus applicable taxes
DEPOSIT: $200 per person, plus optional travel insurance due at booking. Final payment due September 21, 2021.
TOUR PRESENTATION: Please call or email to RSVP for 2021 Tour Presentation.
$50 EARLY BOOKING DISCOUNT if deposit made by AUGUST 6, 2021.
DAY 1 BRANDON – WINNIPEG, MB Cross the prairies to Winnipeg.
DAY 2 WINNIPEG – MINNEAPOLIS, MN Today, we will be heading south for a country music lover’s dream vacation.
DAY 3 MINNEAPOLIS – CHAMPAIGN, IL Travel from Minnesota through Wisconsin’s Dairyland, to our overnight lodging in Champaign.
DAY 4 CHAMPAIGN – PIGEON FORGE, TN (3 NIGHTS) This morning, we continue our journey through Indiana and Kentucky to the Smoky Mountains.
DAY 5-6 PIGEON FORGE A full day of fun awaits us at Dollywood! This theme park brings to life the folklore of the Smoky Mountains. Tour the Dolly Parton Chasing Rainbows Museum and attend an entertaining show on one of our evenings. On our Great Smoky Mountains National Park tour, we will visit Clingmans Dome, where you can put each foot in a different state. During our stay, we will enjoy the exciting Dolly Parton Stampede Show and Dinner. We will also visit the Ole Smoky Mountain Distillery and the quaint Resort Town of Gatlinburg.
DAY 7 PIGEON FORGE – NASHVILLE, TN (2 NIGHTS) This morning, we depart the Great Smoky Mountains and arrive in the country music capital of the world. A highlight of your visit to Nashville will be a performance at the Grand Ole Opry! This live radio broadcast is enjoyed by thousands weekly. We will be staying at the fabulous Gaylord Opryland Resort for our two nights in Nashville.
DAY 8 NASHVILLE Our Tour of Nashville, includes Music Row, Printers Alley and Millionaires Row – where many music celebrities live. Wander through the Country Music Hall of Fame and RCA Studio B Tour, where they preserve the evolving history and traditions of country music. Choose to visit Ryman Auditorium or the Wild Horse Saloon.
DAY 9 NASHVILLE – MEMPHIS, TN (2 NIGHTS) This morning we continue our journey from Tennessee to Memphis. This afternoon visit Sun Studio, a recording studio opened by rock-and-roll pioneer, Sam Phillips, in 1950. Rock and roll, country music, and rockabilly artists, including Johnny Cash, Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Roy Orbison and many more recorded hits here. We will stop for a moment at the historic Lorraine Motel.
DAY 10 MEMPHIS Today we enjoy a self-guided tour of Graceland, the famous home of Elvis Presley. It’s all about Elvis, as you view where he lived, the clothes he wore, the music he created and so much more. Visit Beale Street the city’s historic district and the place that played a substantial role in the history of the blues. Later today, chose to visit the National Civil Rights Museum (cost not included).
DAY 11 MEMPHIS – BRANSON, MO (3 NIGHTS) Journey from Tennessee to Missouri through the spectacular Ozark mountains. Four Music Shows are Included during your stay in Branson: Clay Cooper, Daniel O’Donnell, Presleys’ Country Jubilee, and Duttons.
DAY 12 BRANSON Get your camera ready for a scenic City Tour before spending the afternoon at your leisure. During our tour of Branson, we will make a stop at the College of the Ozarks, known as “Hard Work – U”, and pick up some student made goodies. Attend a country music show or visit an outlet mall. On one of your evenings in Branson, we will enjoy a wonderful time together with our new friends at a Fehr-Way Dinner.
DAY 13 BRANSON Today, we will enjoy some of Branson’s fabulous Music Shows. We will also enjoy some time to explore Old Branson and Branson Landing, where shopping, dining and entertainment take centre stage.
DAY 14 BRANSON – KANSAS CITY, MO As we head north, we stop for a visit to the Fantastic Caverns, where we’ll board the Jeep-drawn tram and experience the natural beauty and wonders of the caves. Afterwards, we stop at the Bass Pro Shop, the “Granddaddy” of all outdoor stores.
DAY 15 KANSAS CITY – BROOKINGS, SD This morning, learn about Jesse James and the famous Pony Express with a visit to the Patee House Museum in St. Joseph, Missouri.
DAY 16 BROOKINGS – WINNIPEG, MB We start heading northward and cross the border back into Canada via the duty-free shop.
DAY 17 WINNIPEG – BRANDON, MB Arrive home with musical memories of a fun-filled vacation.
- Luxury Motorcoach
- Quality Accommodations
- Passport Required