One Day Tours for 2019
Christmas Wonderland Show at The Wind Creek Bethlehem Casino ~ Buffet Lunch & $25.00 Slot Play in The Casino ~ Monday, December 2: Join us as we travel to Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Our itinerary features reserved seats for a fantastic Christmas Wonderland show in its intimate Event Center. Time is also provided to enjoy an included buffet lunch and to visit the casino where you will receive $25.00 in slot play. There are also over a dozen outlet stores. $140.00
Afternoon Tea at The Cairnwood Estate (1895), at Christmas Time ~ Glencairn Museum ~ Bryn Athyn Cathedral ~ Wednesday, December 4: Experience the grandeur of the Gilded Age when we visit three exceptional attractions within a few steps from each other. Our day’s activities include a tour of a magnificent mansion, a unique Christmas exhibition of vintage fashions circa 1870s to 1970s. Next, we are treated to a festive three-course Holiday Tea in elegant surroundings and a visit the Bryn Athyn Cathedral (1919). $185.00
Multi Day Tours for 2020
Key West ~ A Winter Escape to The Summer ~ Six Day Tour ~ January 12-17: Nonstop Roundtrip Air From Newark • Five Nights’ Accommodations in The Crown Plaza Key West-La Concha Hotel • Day Trip to The Dry Tortugas National Park Via Catamaran • Earnest Hemmingway’s Home • Glass-Bottom Boat Ride • Walking Ghost Tour • Mel Fisher Maritime Museum • Sunset at Mallory Square • Truman Summer White House • All Breakfasts • Two Lunches • One Dinner. $3,150.00 Twin & $4,450.00 Single
The Guest House at Graceland ~ Graceland ~ Elvis’s Birthplace ~ Four Day Tour ~ March 22-25, 2020: Nonstop Round Trip Airfare from Newark to Memphis • Three Nights’ Accommodations in The Guest House at Graceland • Graceland • Graceland Exhibition Center • Stax Museum of American Soul Music • Sun Studio • Mississippi River Boat Ride • Peabody Hotel & The Ducks • Belz Museum • Elvis Presley’s Birthplace & Childhood Church in Tupelo, Mississippi • Mud Island River Walk • Round Trip Shuttle to Beale Street One Evening • Three Breakfasts • One Lunch • $75.00 Meal Credit For Dinner in Our Hotel • And More - In addition to the full admission package to Graceland, we visit many other exceptional area attractions. In Sun Studio we listen to recordings made on the night when Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins, Elvis Presley and Jerry Lee Lewis held a jam session that later inspired the Broadway hit musical Million Dollar Quartet. The Stax Museum relays the story of where over 160 top 100 pop chart’s songs and a staggering 243 hits in the Top 100 R&B charts were recorded. No visit to Memphis is complete without a visit to The Peabody Hotel to see its world-famous ducks. On Beale Street in Memphis, we enjoy the feel of Bourbon Street, as there are many bars with free live music to enjoy. Other outstanding included attractions are too numerous to list here. $1,675.00 Twin & $1,995.00 Single
Nine Night Israel Cruise on Azamara’s Quest & 1 Night Pre-Cruise in Athens ~ Twelve Day Tour ~ April 12-23, 2020: Included Highlights: Nonstop Roundtrip Air From Newark to Athens • One Pre-Cruise Night in the Hilton Athens • Riding Tour of Athens • The Parthenon • The Acropolis • 9 Night Israel Intensive Cruise on Azamara’s Quest, The Boutique Portion of Royal Caribbean Cruise Line • Three stops in Greece & Two Overnight Ports in Israel • Ports of Call: Athens, Limassol And Crete, Greece & Haifa & Jerusalem, Israel • On Board Gratuities • Port Taxes • Transfers in Greece • One Breakfast in Greece • Day Trips off the Cruise Ship Are Not Included - Jerusalem is one of the oldest cities in the world and the birthplace of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. This cruise includes the opportunity to spend four days in this ancient land. It’s an opportunity to visit Nazareth, Galilee, the Jordan River, and Elijah’s Cave. Walk the Stations of the Cross, or see some of the most celebrated shrines on earth, including the Western Wall and the exquisite Dome of the Rock atop the Temple Mount. In addition to these world-renowned places, we also visit the Island of Crete, the ancient city of Cypress and take an included in-depth tour of Athens, once again, one of the oldest cities on earth. A Group Tours Escort will accompany us for the entire tour of twelve days. V3 Verandah: $6,210.00 Twin & $10,815.00 Single - 05 Window: $5,210.00 Twin & $8,815.00 Single - 10 Inside: $4,810.00 Twin & $8,015.00 Single
Oceanfront Accommodations in Virginia Beach ~ VIP Seats at The Military Band Performance (Tattoo) in Norfolk ~ Outer Banks ~ Dolphin Nature Cruise ~ Four Day Tour ~ May 1-4: Three Nights’ Oceanfront Accommodations in the Hampton Inn North, Virginia Beach • VIP Reserved Seating for The Military Tattoo Performance in The Scopes Arena (An Indoor Venue) • The Outer Banks • Wright Brothers National Memorial • Nags Head – Roanoke Island & Manteo, North Carolina • Jockey’s Ridge State Park • Dolphin Nature Cruise • DiscoverSea Shipwreck Museum • Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel • Three Breakfasts – Deluxe Continental • Two Lunches • One Dinner. $995.00 Twin & $1,255.00 Single
Overnight Accommodations in The Hershey Hotel ~ Lunch in An Amish Home ~ Penn Dutch Farmlands Tour ~ American Music Theater Variety Show ~ Two Day Tour ~ May 15-16: One Night’s Accommodations in The Famed Hershey Hotel • Lunch & Breakfast in The Hershey Hotel • Chocolate World • Founders Hall • Roads Less Traveled Riding Tour of The Penn Dutch Countryside • Lunch in an Amish Home • Broadway Style Matinee Variety Show in The American Music Theater • Kitchen Kettle Village • One Breakfast • Two Lunches. $655.00 Twin & $745.00 Single
Great Lakes Cruise Seven Night Great Lakes Cruise on the M/V Victory II ~ Chicago to Niagara Falls ~ One Night Pre-Cruise in Chicago ~ Nine Day Tour ~ June 10-18, 2020: Nonstop Roundtrip Air from Newark • One Pre-Cruise Night in Chicago • Riding Tour of Chicago • Seven Night Great Lakes Cruise Aboard the M/V Victory II • Cruising on Lake Michigan, Lake Huron & Lake Erie • The Port Cities of Chicago, Illinois; Muskegon, Mackinac Island & Detroit, Michigan; Green Bay, Wisconsin; Cleveland, Ohio; & Port Colborne (Niagara Falls), Ontario, Scenic Cruising on Lake Huron • Riding Tour of Niagara Falls, Ontario & Buffalo, New York • Pert Transfers • Ship Board Gratuities, Taxes & Fees, Beer, Wine, Non-premium Liquors, Coffee, Tea, Filtered Water and Soft Drinks, All Meals, All Standard Shore Excursions, Onboard Entertainment, Wi-Fi/Internet Access • From a deluxe cabin B - Ocean view stateroom: $5,995.00 Twin & $10,125.00 Single to a D - Ocean view stateroom: $5,495.00 Twin & $9,125.00 Single
The Green Mountains of Vermont in The Summertime ~ Killington Grand Resort ~ Trapp Family Lodge ~ Ben & Jerry’s Factory Tour ~ Four Day Tour ~ July 7-10, 2020: Three Nights’ Accommodations at The Killington Grand Resort Hotel, near the summit of Killington Mountain • Lunch & History Tour of the Trapp Family Lodge • Rock of Ages Granite Quarry Tour & Museum • Stowe, Vermont • Waterbury, Vermont • Ben & Jerry’s Factory Tour • Billings Farm & Museum • Woodstock, Vermont • Quechee Gorge • Aerial Tram Ride To the Summit of Killington Mountain • Three Breakfasts • Two Lunches • Three Dinners • $1,035.00 Twin & $1,115.00 Single
Summertime in New England ~ New Hampshire & Maine ~ Lake Winnipesauke ~ Ogunquit, Maine ~ Castle in The Clouds ~ Kennebunkport ~ Four Day Tour ~ July 28-31, 2020: Three Nights’ Accommodations in the Hampton Inn in Portsmouth, New Hampshire • Kennebunkport, Maine • Ogunquit, Maine • Portland, Maine • Boat Ride on Lake Winnipesaukee • Castle in the Clouds • Wolfeboro, New Hampshire • Gloucester Fisherman's Memorial • Rockport, Massachusetts • Three Breakfasts • Two Lunches • One Dinner • And More - This tour explores the exceptional natural beauty and history of the New England states of Maine, Massachusetts and New Hampshire during the height of their summer season. Our three nights’ accommodations in the charming town of Portsmouth, New Hampshire, are within a few minutes walk to the center of town, numerous restaurants, stores and its historic waterfront. Portsmouth is New Hampshire’s oldest settlement, and its bond with the sea and colonial history is still evident today. This tour visits several picturesque waterfront communities that we will remember for years to come. We also visit the majesty of the White Mountains of New Hampshire and each mile traveled, by the coast or in the mountains, is more scenic than the one before. Don’t forget your camera! $1,215.00 Twin & $1,595.00 Single
Yosemite NP ~ Lake Tahoe ~ Sequoia Trees ~ Napa Valley ~ Virginia City ~ Reno ~ Nine Day Tour ~ July 13-21, 2020: Nonstop, Roundtrip Air from Newark to San Francisco • One Night in the Embassy Suites in Napa • Two Nights in Embassy Suites Old Town Sacramento • Three Nights in Harrah’s Lake Tahoe • Two Nights in The Best Western Plus Yosemite Way Station • Napa Valley Winery • California State Railroad Museum • Lunch on The Delta King • Boat Ride on Lake Tahoe • The Nevada Cities of Reno, Carson City & Virginia City • Gondola Ride in Lake Tahoe • Emerald Bay • Train & Trolley Ride in Virginia City • Open Air Riding Tour of Yosemite Valley • Mariposa Grove of Sequoia Trees • All Breakfasts • Three Lunches • One Dinners - Words fall short when they are assigned the task of describing the spectacular natural beauty of the many places we visit on this amazing summer excursion. Our itinerary explores a diverse, historic and beautiful region of eastern California and western Nevada that is unequaled. We visit the land of the 49ers, learn about the California Gold Rush and relive the romance of America’s Western Frontier. In the Mariposa Grove of Sequoia Trees we walk in a land of giants. Just a few hours prior, in Yosemite National Park, we sense a euphoric mist that shrouds the valley as we are in awe of the dominating walls of granite that tower above us. Crossing from Nevada into California, we straddle across mountaintops and view breathtaking landscapes as if we are on the top of the world. The resort region around Lake Tahoe was made famous by the television show Bonanza as told through the adventures of the Cartwrights. Our tour of the Napa Valley finds us in the heart of America’s most famous wine growing region. $3,975.00 Twin & $5,145.00 Single
Derek Jeter Induction Ceremony Weekend in Cooperstown at the Baseball Hall of Fame (Induction Will Be Confirmed by January 30, 2020) ~ Two-Day Tour ~ July 25-26, 2020: Call our office for notification in January with prices and a detailed itinerary.
Mackinac Island’s Grand Hotel Jazz Festival ~ Four Nights in The Grand Hotel ~ 5 Day Tour ~ Sept. 3-8, 2020: Call our office for a full writeup and price.
Salem at Halloween Time ~ Haunted Happenings 2020 ~ Three Day Tour ~ October 30-November 1, 2020: Two Nights’ Accommodations in the Hilton Hotel in Woburn, Massachusetts • Halloween Costume Party in our Hotel • Salem Witch Museum • House of The Seven Gables • The Play: Cry Innocent • Trolley Tour of Salem • Pickering Wharf • Salem Witch Trial Memorial • Salem Maritime National Historic Site • Custom House • Free Time in Salem During Haunted Happenings 2020 • Two Breakfasts • One Lunch • Two Dinners • $815.00 Twin & $995.00 Single.
Nashville at Christmas Time ~ Four Nights in the Opryland Hotel ~ Grand Ole Opry & Much More. Call our office for a full writeup and price.
All tours are fully escorted and tour prices are per person. On all one-day tours, no reservations are accepted without full payment. All one-day tours depart from Teaneck at the corner of Edgemont Place and Teaneck Road and the Graydon Pool parking lot at the corner of Linwood Avenue and Northern Parkway, Ridgewood. Multi-day tours depart from various locations. Cars may be left at the departure points free of charge and at the owner’s own risk. Make checks payable to "Group Tours & Travel LLC," and mail to Group Tours & Travel LLC, 2 Kiel Avenue, #247, Kinnelon, NJ 07405. All these tours are arranged by Group Tours & Travel LLC. Contact Group Tours to subscribe to our mailing list. Also, for a full write-up on any of these tours or to register for any of these tours, call our office at 973-513-9001. Our website is: grouptoursandtravel.com - Prices are subject to change.