DECEMBER 1-5, 2019 (SUNDAY-THURSDAY)
The Holiday Season in Lancaster county is a joyous time of fond memories and festive traditions. Escape to the heart of Lancaster Dutch Country and experience the Pennsylvania Amish traditions firsthand. Since inhabited by the Pennsylvania Dutch in 1720, the Amish lifestyle has been a prevalent part of Lancaster County.
Take a bus tour and learn about the fascinating history of the Amish Dutch Country as you explore its many holiday festive towns and villages. Delight in authentic Pennsylvania Dutch country shopping, try classic foods, and enjoy the holidays with a step back to simpler times.
DAY 1 (SUNDAY)
Board your spacious, restroom and video equipped motor coach and set off for Lancaster in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch Country. After checking into our hotel, join your group for our welcome dinner. Later, we will stroll through the Koziar’s Christmas Village. Driving through the darkened countryside and coming over that last hill on the unlit country road is like driving into a fairyland. Suddenly you find yourself in a dazzling valley set aglow with more than one million Christmas lights adorning buildings, gift barns, and landscape. A reflective lake adds to the stunning beauty of this magical place..
DAY 2 (MONDAY)
Today after enjoying a Continental Breakfast, you will go on a guided tour of Lancaster including Amish Country. Next you’ll visit the Kitchen Kettle Village – a charming marketplace of shops and restaurants. Enjoy the Christmas show at the Sight & Sound Millennium Theatre®, one of the world’s largest live performance stages. Tonight enjoy Dinner and head back to your hotel.
DAY 3 (TUESDAY)
After a casual breakfast, we will check-out of our hotel and depart for Hershey, PA. We hope you like chocolate! First, we get acclimated to the area by visiting the famous Hershey Chocolate World. Grab a bite to eat on your own as you explore the world of chocolate! Next, we head to the Hershey Museum to learn how this town became famous. This afternoon, we check into the Hotel Hershey. Simply relax or schedule a chocolate spa treatment before joining the group for dinner at the hotel.
DAY 4 (WEDNESDAY)
Enjoy breakfast at your leisure before leaving our hotel for Bethlehem, PA. Known as Christmas City, USA, Bethlehem. On Christmas Eve 1741, a small group of Moravians and their benefactor, the German Count Nicolaus Zinzendorf, held a religious service to christen their new settlement. After observing the singing and atmosphere, Zinzendorf declared the new settlement to be known as Bethlehem.
DAY 5 (THURSDAY)
After enjoying a Continental Breakfast, you'll depart for home. A perfect time to chat with your friends about all the fun things you've done, the great shows you've seen and where your next group trip will take you.
PRICING PER PERSON
(group of four)
(group of three)
(group of two)
*20% deposit due at reservation *Balance due Sept. 6, 2019