North America: U.S., Canada & Mexico

5 Parks of Utah (Salt Lake City starting point) Tour Code: TAPSAT22

2022 Departures: Departs every Sunday, Year round

 
Arches, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef, Bryce Canyon, and Zion comprise the Utah Mighty 5. You’ll get a chance to explore them all on this 8-day guided tour in southern Utah.
 
Join a small group of no more than 14 guests and a private guide on this week-long adventure. Hiking, scenic viewpoints, local eateries, hidden gems, and other fantastic experiences await!
 
From:
$2,099 per person
double occupancy
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Utah's Mighty 5 Parks (Las Vegas starting point) 

Departs every Monday, 2022 Year round • Tour Code: TAPSAT

 
Arches, Bryce Canyon, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef, and Zion National Parks. These parks are known as the Utah Mighty 5. Each park has unique geological formations from towering cliffs to beautifully carved arches and canyons. all within the region of Southern Utah. It will be a week you won’t soon forget!
 
Tour Cost:
from
$1,699 per person
double occupancy
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Incredible Copper Canyon of Mexico

2022 Departure Dates: Feb 14, Mar 14, 21, Apr 4, 18; Sept 26, Oct 10, 24; Nov. 7

 

The largest canyon complex in North America, a destination unlike any other! For those who love the unusual and seek adventure, the “Barranca del Cobre” is the answer. At an altitude of 8,000 feet, the mountain peaks are snow-capped in winter while the canyon bottom remains at tropical climate. Here’s the home of the semi-nomadic cliff dwellers, the Tarahumara Indians, the least acculturated Amerindians. Experience one of the most dramatic rail journeys in the western hemisphere, on a rail line that took 100 years to complete. Travel
with us and enjoy the majestic beauty of one of the world’s most unique destinations

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Tour Cost:
$2,149 per person
double occupancy

Canadian Maritimes: Wonders of the Bay of Fundy

2022 Departures:

Regular Group size (Max of 46 Pax): May 31; June 21; July 12; Aug. 2, 9; Sept. 6, 13, 27; Oct. 11

Small Group size (Max of 24 Pax): June 14; July 5, 26; Aug. 23; Sept. 20

Tour Code: TAPATL

Nestled between Nova Scotia and New Brunswick, Atlantic Canada’s Bay of Fundy is home to the highest tides in the world.

Learn of the ecology and geology of the most dramatic and diverse tidal environment on the planet and experience Maritime history, culture and hospitality on this 7 day adventure to Canada’s East Coast

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Tour Cost:
$2,117 per person
double occupancy
regular group size

Small Group Adventure: Magnificent Alaska!

2022 Departure Dates: June 1, 11, 21; July 1, 11, 21, 31; August 10, 20

• Tour Code: AKSAT

Alaska, the last frontier, is open and ready to welcome you. Join us with the opportunity to experience it by sea, land, and air. Explore its vast regions and view its diverse wildlife. Come and spend 10 days with an intimate group of 10 adventure seekers traversing this land of enchantment.

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Tour Cost:
starting at $5,499 per person
double occupancy

Canadian Maritimes: Enchanting Islands

2022 Departures:

Regular Group size (Max of 46 Pax): June 5, 26; July 17; Aug. 7, 14; Sept. 11, 18; Oct. 2, 16

Small Group size (Max of 24 Pax): June 19; July 10, 31; Aug. 28; Sept. 25

Tour Code: TAPATL

Canada’s Maritime islands await! Enjoy fresh salt air, sandy beaches, mountain vistas and much more. Pass through fields of green, dine on succulent seafood, and travel the world-famous Cabot Trail on this vacation of Prince Edward Island and Cape Breton Island which is complemented by touring of Nova Scotia’s South Shore.

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Tour Cost:
$2,478 per person
double occupancy
regular group size

Newfoundland & Labrador's Viking Trail from Halifax

2022 Departures:

Regular Group size (Max of 46 Pax): June 3, 10; July 1, 22, 29; Aug.12, 19; Sept. 9

Small Group size (Max of 24 Pax): June 24; July 15; Aug. 5; Sept. 2

• Tour Code: TAPATL

From L’Anse aux Meadows to Port aux Choix, learn about Newfoundland & Labrador’s earlier settlers, followed with a stop in Gros Morne National Park – a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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Tour Cost:
from $2,720 per person
double occupancy

regular group size

Baseball Hall of Fame Induction Weekend - Base Hit Package

July 22 - 24, 2022 • Tour Code: TAPSTT

 
Be there as more than 50 National Baseball Hall of Fame members make the annual trip to Cooperstown, NY to be part of this special weekend, and attend the weekend’s events. Included in this special weekend is a Baseball Hall of Fame Membership, Weekend Admission to the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, memories to last a lifetime and so much more. Package has  General Admission lawn seating at the Induction Ceremony. Hotel: Hampton Inn
 
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Tour Cost:
$899 per person
double occupancy

Baseball Hall of Fame Induction Weekend - Home Run Package

July 22 - 25, 2022 • Tour Code: TAPSTT

 
Be there as more than 50 National Baseball Hall of Fame members make the annual trip to Cooperstown, NY to be part of this special weekend, and attend the weekend’s events. Included in this special weekend is a Baseball Hall of Fame Membership, Weekend Admission to the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, memories to last a lifetime and so much more. Package has VIP reserved seating at the Induction Ceremony. Hotel: Marriot
 
Tour Cost:
$1,950 per person
double occupancy
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Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta 50th Anniversary

2022 Departures: Sept. 29, Sept. 30, Oct. 5, Oct. 6 • Tour Code: TAPSAW

 

This tour of destinations around Albuquerque, New Mexico, is tailored to attend the 2022 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, which is its 50th anniversary! After attending the festival, our tour will immerse you into the Puebloan Cultures of New Mexico, spend a day in the Southwest art mecca of Santa Fe, and visit Chimayo and Taos.

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Tour Cost:
$1,999 per person
double occupancy
VERY POPULAR TOUR!

Views & Vineyards of Willamette Valley - Wine Tour 

Nov. 17 - 21, 2021 • Tour Code: VNV21

 
The hills of Oregon will indeed be alive as we explore the wines of Oregon's Willamette Valley. It's all about the "terroir," that heady combination of dirt, rocks and volcanic soil, with sun, rain and temperature, and caring vintners that make Oregon wines outstanding. We'll visit several wineries each day, each with it's own character and history. There will be visits to the vineyards, caves, bottling facilities and tasting rooms.  We offer an optional balloon ride and time to explore the charming towns of the region’s wine country. Salut! 
 
Rescheduling to 2022
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Tour Cost:
$3,099 per person
double occupancy

2022 Tournament of Roses Parade - 5-Day Fan Experience

Dec, 29, 2021 - Jan. 2, 2022 • Tour Code: TAPSTT

 
Get ready for the ultimate sports fan experience. In the days prior to the Parade and Game, you'll experience a fully immersive SoFi Stadium Tour, get behind-the-scenes views of Rose Parade floats under construction and have your choice of either a day on Catalina Island or a Hollywood City/Studio Tour. Celebrate the 132nd anniversary of this New Years tradition with reserved seats
for the best in parade viewing as you watch the magnificent floral floats, equestrians and marching bands in the Tournament of Roses Parade. After the pageantry of the Rose Parade, literally nothing beats "The Granddaddy of Them All", the game that started the College Bowl game tradition and is the oldest operating bowl game, since 1902.
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Tour Cost:
$2,995 per person
double occupancy

Grand Teton & Yellowstone ExplorerTour Code: TAPSAT22

2022 Departures: Departs every Sunday, mid May to mid October

 
From a land built on earthquakes, fire and other extreme geological forces, Grand Teton, Yellowstone and Craters of the Moon are now three unique ecosystems covering an area the size of New England. 14,000 ft peaks, broad valleys teeming with wildlife, glaciers, thermal features and barren landscapes are awaiting you on this 5 Day Adventure with 14 other explorers
 
From:
$2,599 per person
double occupancy
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Monarch Butterflies in MexicoFeb. 18 - 24, 2022

(Optional pre and post tours) Tour Code: MBT22

 
Every year, after traveling more than 5,000 kilometers from Canada to México, the weary Monarchs descend upon the same Oyamel Woods located in the highest part of the Michoacán Mountains. This remote portion of México has become a sanctuary for the majestic Monarch which hibernates here before traveling north to the United States and Canada. No other place in the world hosts these amazing and wonderful creatures.
 
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Tour Cost:
$1,495 per person
double occupancy

Glacier National Park

2022 Departures: July 9, 16, 23, 30  August 6, 13, 20, 27 • Tour Code: TAPSAT

 

Glacier National Park has been called the Crown Jewel of the National Parks. Now is your opportunity to explore it with a small group of like minded adventurers! This 7 Day 6 Night tour explores the region with a myriad of activities and adventures.

Tour Cost:
$2,999 per person
double occupancy
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Food, Fun & Ghosts of New Orleans

Sept. 15 - 19, 2022 • Tour Code: NOLA22

 

Get ready to experience the food and unique culture of New Orleans! Spend 5 wonderful days strolling down the cobble stone streets in the French Quarter, experience the local foods and culture, and maybe see a ghost or two on a spooky cemetery tour!  Visit a beautiful plantation and learn about the Creole culture. See the amazing Mardi Gras World to see the Mardi Gras floats and learn how they are created. End the tour by watching the beautiful sunset over the Mississippi River on the famous Natchez Steamboat.

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Tour Cost:
$1,999 per person
double occupancy

Magnificent Midwest • Can be done as self-drive; call for info!

Sample Tour • Tour Code: WMN

 

Presenting the greatest, biggest, and best of the world– right in the heart of America. We’ll discover awe in southern Wisconsin, sightsee at Lake Michigan, and cruise on Lake Superior, the largest of the five Great Lakes. We explore the mighty Mississippi River. We’ll tour lighthouses that guide the way on an expanse of water stretching to meet the horizon. We will discover landscapes carved by glaciers, verdant farmlands, and local industry forged by American know-how. You’ll see wide open spaces and wildlife in their natural habitats. Meet characters from Minnesota’s gangster days, and the hometown folks that make “Minnesota Nice!”

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Civil Rights Tour

Sample Tour

 

Join us as we tour the south and learn more about the Civil Rights Movement in the 1950s and 1960s. We learn how the African Americans struggled for justice and equality in the United States. We learn more about the people who led the movement like Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Rosa Parks, and Medgar Evers. We see places like the Sumner Courthouse, Smith Robertson Museum and Cultural Center, Old Courthouse Museum, Freedom Riders Museum, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, and the Martin Luther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change. Join us and learn more about Americans who made a difference!

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Black Hills SD

Sample Tour

 

Wander over to South Dakota to see all the great faces, and great places. Come and explore the many impressive National Memorials, drive through a natural span of layered rock formations, and step back into the true wild, wild west!

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Duluth MN

Sample Tour

 

Head North to the 4th largest city in Minnesota, Duluth. Come enjoy the breathtaking Lake Superior, hike through many Minnesota state parks, and sit back and enjoy a ride along the beautiful North Shore Scenic Drive. Discover what awaits you in beautiful city and its surroundings!

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Mississippi River Cities Day Trip

Sample Tour

 

We travel to Wabasha, MN where we visit the National Eagle Center, and make a stop at "Slippery's" (famous bar of "Grumpy Old Men" movie fame). We cross the river into Wisconsin, traveling south to Alma where we are able to look back at Minnesota from our viewpoint up on a hill. We have free time to either shop or visit the lock and dam before heading to the Laura Ingalls Wilder museum. And of course along the way, we eat a sweet treat or two!

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More than Medicine, Rochester MN

Sample Tour

 

Come and enjoy Rochester, Minnesota’s third largest city. After finishing all your doctor appointments, explore the beautiful, green state parks and learn about the local Amish Community and culture.

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Stillwater, MN

Sample Tour

 

Travel a short distance to Stillwater MN and marvel over the fall colors and natural beauty. Step back in time and tour the charming town by boat and trolley. Enjoy free time for shopping, galleries, restaurants, and exploration. Finish out the tour by tasting the sweet, local wine!

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Culture & History of New Orleans

Sample Tour

 

Get ready to experience the food, jazz music and unique culture of New Orleans! Spend 5 wonderful days strolling down the cobble stone streets in the French Quarter, experience a local crawfish boil, and maybe see a ghost or two on the spooky cemetery tour! While there, hear the Jazz music, visit a beautiful plantation, and learn about Hurricane Katrina. End the tour by visiting a swap outside of New Orleans. If we are lucky, we might see big Al, the alligator!

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