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San Antonio - Christmas on the Riverwalk

Nov 30, 2020 - Dec 4, 2020

Featuring a Holiday Cruise, Texas Hill Country and The Alamo

5 Day(s) | 8 Meals


Highlights

  • Round trip flights to San Antonio
  • Transportation & sightseeing by deluxe motorcoach throughout
  • Four (4) nights accommodations at the Drury Inn Riverwalk
  • 8 Meals: 4 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners
  • Cruise along the Paseo de Rio
  • Guided tour of San Antonio including the Mission San Jose & El Mercado Mexican Marketplace
  • Visit to the Alamo with the IMAX Presentation
  • Visit the LBJ National Historic Park (boyhood home, Ranch & Texas White House), LBJ Presidential Library& Museum
  • Tour the National Museum of the Pacific War, a one-of-a-kind museum
  • Tour the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Itinerary

Day 1

Fly from Hartford/Bradley to San Antonio. Stay four nights right in the center of all the action on San Antonio’s famous Riverwalk. A welcome dinner awaits. Later, enjoy a leisurely cruise along the Paseo del Rio beautifully decorated for the holidays. D

Day 2

This morning a local guide joins us for a sightseeing tour of the city. Explore the area’s rich history with a visit to Mission San Jose, followed by shopping at El Mercado, an authentic Mexican Marketplace. Later, we visit The Alamo, the famous fort where Davy Crockett and 185 other “Texans” fought against Mexico. See the museum and enjoy the spectacular IMAX movie, Alamo – The Price of Freedom. B

Day 3

Today we travel through the Texas Hill Country for a visit to the Lyndon Baines Johnson National Historic Park. We begin in Johnson City with a visit to the boyhood home of LBJ, our nation’s 36th President, before arriving in Stonewall and the LBJ Ranch and Texas White House. See LBJ’s presidential airplane, automobiles and visit the Texas White House where the nation’s business was often conducted. Enjoy an included lunch in Fredericksburg before visiting the National Museum of the Pacific War, a one-of-a-kind museum which covers the War in the Pacific arena from all angles. B, L

Day 4

The day begins at the LBJ Presidential Library and Museum in Austin. Experience the life and times of Lyndon B. Johnson. Step into a replica of LBJ’s Oval Office, listen to dozens of his White House telephone conversations and discover how legislation signed by LBJ affects you today. Lunch today features the finest of Texas BBQ. Then we visit the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, the internationally recognized botanic garden and research center. Stroll the center’s gardens, natural areas and arboretum display featuring more than 800 native plant species. Tonight, we celebrate our last evening in San Antonio with a farewell dinner. B, L, D

Day 5

Enjoy your morning at leisure. Your Tour Manager will assist you with transfers to the airport for flights home today. Hope you enjoyed your trip to San Antonio. B


Pricing

DOUBLE - PER PERSON

$2599.00

SINGLE - PER PERSON

$3399.00


Policies

Payment Policy

$900 per person deposit with reservation. Final payment by August 3, 2020

Cancellation Policy

If a passenger cancels from deposit to August 3, 2020 fee of $600 pp; August 4 - September 4, 2020 fee of $1500 pp; no refunds if canceled after September 5, 2020.

Trip Protection Policy

Trip Protection Coverage is strongly recommended. Aon Affinity administers the NTA Travel Protection plan designed specifically for members of the National Tour Association. The Pre-existing medical condition exclusion can be waived by purchasing the Enhanced Plan within 14 days of your deposit or initial payment. Purchase of the plan within this time period also provides eligibility for the Financial Insolvency benefit. Traveling companions / roommates are required to take the same plan (Basic or Enhanced) in order to be properly covered. Premium is non-refundable once paid. Three ways to enroll:

1. Website: https://nta.aontravelprotect.com Tour Operator Location #076068. You can also view plan details on this site.

2. Call Aon 1-800-388-1470. Tour Operator Location #076068. Customer service agents can also answer questions about each plan.

3. Call Friendship Tours / The Ship Shop 860-243-1630 or 800-243-1630


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