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Cruises and Tours Worldwide offers one of the largest varieties of domestic tour itineraries available.  We have intimate knowledge of the sightseeing, dining and entertainment highlights in each area we visit. We keep up-to-date with new things to see and do throughout the country so that all of our groups have the best possible travel experience.

 

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NORTHEAST

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THE BEST OF NEW YORK CITY

April - Early June

September - December

Hotel in Times Square, 9/11 Memorial and Museum, Broadway Shows, Central Park, Frick Museum, Rockefeller Center, Ellis Island, Statue of Liberty, Fifth Avenue, Greenwich Village, Brooklyn Pizza and Movie Tour, Coney Island

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COASTAL MAINE

PLUS BOSTON

May - Early October

Whale Watch Cruise, Salem, Kennebunkport, Freeport, Island Lobster Bake, Camden, Bar Harbor, Acadia National Park, Portland, Portland Head Light, Boston, Quincy Market, JFK Presidential Library and Museum

Provincetown - credit Tim Grafft & MOTT.

CAPTIVATING CAPE COD PLUS NEWPORT

May - June & Early September

Cape Cod, Provincetown, Vineyard Tour and Tasting, Sand Dune Ride with Sunset Lobster Dinner, Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket, Newport, Ocean Drive, The Elms Mansion, The Breakers, Marble House, Bowen’s Wharf, Brick Marketplace, Cliff Walk, Sunset Harbor Cruise, Providence, Federal Hill, Scialo Brothers Bakery

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HUDSON RIVER VALLEY & 
NEW YORK CITY

May - October 

(October for Fall Foliage)

Poughkeepsie, Hyde Park, FDR Presidential Library and Museum, Vanderbilt Mansion, West Point, Nyack, New York City, Ellis Island, Hotel in Times Square, Two Broadway Shows, 9/11 Memorial and Museum, Greenwich Village, Rockefeller Center, Fifth Avenue

CASTLES, FLOWERS & FALLS

May - September

(Mid-May for Lilac Festival)

Finger Lakes, St. Lawrence River 1000 Islands Cruise, Boldt Castle, Belhurst Castle Dinner, New York Kitchen, Rochester, George Eastman House, Lilac Festival, Niagara Falls, Floral Showhouse, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Horseshoe Falls Cruise

NEW ENGLAND AUTUMN SPLENDOR

October

Old Sturbridge Village, Norman Rockwell Museum, Berkshire Mountains, Vermont Country Store, UVM Morgan Horse Farm, Green Mountains of Vermont, Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory, Morse Sugar Farm, Omni Mount Washington Hotel, White Mountains of New Hampshire, Kancamagus Scenic Highway, Portland Head Light, Boston

 

MID-ATLANTIC

THE AMERICAN LEGACY

June and September - October

Colonial Williamsburg, Merchant’s Square, Fredericksburg, Mount Vernon, Washington, D.C. Memorials and Monuments, Arlington National Cemetery, Odyssey Dinner Cruise, Smithsonian Institution, Annapolis, U.S. Naval Academy

BATTLEFIELDS, TRADITIONS, CHOCOLATE AND LIBERTY

September - October

Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Battlefields, Pennsylvania Dutch Country, Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre, Hershey Trolley Tour, Hershey’s Chocolate World, Philadelphia, City Tavern Dinner

ALMOST HEAVEN: WEST VIRGINIA 

October

New River Gorge National Park, Scenic Float Trip on the New River, Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine, Tamarack, Lewisburg -“America’s Coolest Small Town,” The Greenbrier Resort, Charlottesville, Historic Michie Tavern, Monticello - Plantation Home of Thomas Jefferson (UNESCO World Heritage Site), Scenic Skyline Drive through Shenandoah National Park, Big Meadows Lodge

 

SOUTH/SOUTHEAST

TREASURE ISLAND, FLORIDA

January - March

7-night stay at the Bilmar Beach Resort, Tarpon Springs, Sponge diver boat ride, Greek lunch at Hellas, Sarasota, Ringling Circus Museum, Ca' d'Zan Mansion,

St. Armand Circle, St. Petersburg, Farmers Market, Sunset Party Cruise 

GEMS OF THE SOUTH

March - April

Charleston, City Market, Boone Hall Plantation, Fort Sumter Cruise, Magnolia Plantation Home and Gardens, Wildlife Tram, Savannah, Wilkes Boarding House, Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, Beaufort Horse and Carriage Ride

NATCHEZ SPRING PILGRIMAGE

March - April

Memphis, Graceland, Beale Street, Vicksburg National Military Park, Natchez Spring Pilgrimage, Horse and Carriage Ride, Dine in Stately Antebellum Homes, Evening Entertainment

TASTE OF NEW ORLEANS

April - May 

New Orleans School of Cooking, City Tour, Garden District, Van Benthuysen-Elms Mansion, Laura Plantation, Oak Alley Plantation, Café Du Monde, National WWII Museum, Creole Queen Paddlewheel Dinner and Jazz Cruise

NASHVILLE THEN & NOW

April - October

Gaylord Opryland Resort, Delta River Flatboat Ride, Historic RCA Studio B, General Jackson Showboat Cruise on the Cumberland River, Country Music Hall of Fame, City Tour, Music Row, Grand Ole Opry, Belle Meade Plantation

THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS
AND THE BILTMORE ESTATE

April - October

Pigeon Forge, Country Tonite or Smoky Mt. Opry Show, Ober Gatlinburg Aerial Tram, Wildlife Encounter, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Newfound Gap Outlook, Clingman’s Dome, Inn on Biltmore Estate, The Biltmore Estate, Asheville Art & Architecture Tour, Blue Ridge Parkway Destination Center, Asheville Folk Art Center

KENTUCKY
HISTORY, HORSES AND HERITAGE

May, June, September, November

Frazier History Museum, Derby Dinner Playhouse, Churchill Downs Backstretch Breakfast, Kentucky Derby Museum, Thoroughbred Racing, Louisville Slugger Museum and Bat Factory Tour, Ark Encounter and Museum, Old Friends Retirement Farm, Berea College, Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill, Kentucky River Palisades Boat Ride, Bardstown, My Old Kentucky Home, Jim Beam American Stillhouse

 

SOUTHWEST

ARIZONA FUN IN THE SUN

February - April and October - November

Musical Instrument Museum, Desert Belle Cruise, Arizona Biltmore Brunch, Desert Botanical Garden, Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West, Heard Museum, Kierland Commons, Old Town Scottsdale, Queen Creek Olive Mill, Agritopia Farm-to-Table Dinner Date Night

Spring Training Option Available    Late February - March 

(Chicago Cubs, Milwaukee Brewers and Kansas City Royals)

SPECTACULAR CANYON COUNTRY

Late May - Mid June and September

Scottsdale, Sedona Jeep Ride, Verde Canyon Railroad, Jerome, Grand Canyon NP, Lake Powell, Antelope Canyon boat ride, Bryce Canyon NP, Zion NP, Zion tram tour, Las Vegas option

STUNNING SAN ANTONIO

April - May and October - Early December

River Walk, City Tour, San Jose & Concepcion Missions, King William District, Steves Homestead, The Alamo, IMAX Presentation, El Mercado, LBJ Ranch, Fredericksburg, National Museum of the Pacific War, SAS Factory Tour, Los Patios

LAND OF ENCHANTMENT

October for Balloon Fiesta

Albuquerque, International Balloon Fiesta, Special Shapes Glowdeo, Mass Ascension, Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, Old Town, Sandia Mountain Tram, Santa Fe, Turquoise Trail Scenic Byway, Taos, Taos Pueblo, Rio Grande Gorge, Sanctuario de Chimayo

 

MIDWEST

Ozark Magic

OZARK MOUNTAIN MAGIC

April - October

Walton’s 5 & 10 Museum, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Branson Shows, Ancient Ozarks Natural History Museum, Dogwood Canyon Nature Park, Wonders Of Wildlife National Museum & Aquarium, Lambert’s Café

CHICAGO

May - October

Palmer House Hilton, Architectural cruise on the Chicago River, Broadway in Chicago, Navy Pier, Magnificent Mile Shopping, World Class Museums

SURPRISING ST. LOUIS

April - October

Fabulous Fox Theatre, Italian Dinner on The Hill, Missouri Botanical Garden, Forest Park, Cathedral Basilica of

St. Louis, Grant’s Farm, Anheuser Busch Brewery, Union Station

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WONDERFUL WISCONSIN

May - October

Lehmann’s Bakery, Mader’s German Restaurant, The Basilica of Saint Josaphat, Pabst Mansion, Milwaukee Public Market, Horicon Marsh, Schreiner’s Restaurant, Fond du Lac, Villa Loretto, Larson’s Famous Clydesdales, Kelley Country Creamery, LaClare Farms, Fireside Dinner Theater, The Geneva Inn, Black Pointe Estate, Geneva Lake

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KANSAS CITY, HERE WE COME!

April - October

New Theatre, Guided City and Fountain Tour, Crown Center, Hallmark Visitors Center, Thomas Hart Benton Home and Studio Tour, Kansas City BBQ Dinner, Guided Tour of The Roasterie, WWI Museum and Memorial, Country Club Plaza, Arabia Steamboat Museum, Truman Presidential Museum and Library

OMAHA

12 COUNTRIES WITHOUT A PASSPORT

May - October

Old Market District, Polish Heritage Society of Nebraska, Kolaches, Offutt Air Force Base, 557th Weather Wing, Hindu Temple, Saint Cecilia Cathedral, German American Society Center, Joslyn Castle, Le Voltaire Restaurant, Boys Town, Lithuanian Bakery, Ukrainian Assumption Catholic Church of Byzantine Rite,

St. John’s Greek Orthodox Church,

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SUMMER IN MICHIGAN

Late May - September (June for Lilacs)

Henry Ford Museum, Frankenmuth, Mackinac Island, Grand Hotel, Carriage Ride, Castle Farms, Grand Traverse Bay, Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, Pierce Stocking Scenic Drive, Grand Rapids, Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, Gerald Ford Presidential Museum

BLACK HILLS & BADLANDS

June - September

Mt. Rushmore, Lincoln Borglum Visitor Center,  K Bar S Lodge, Black Hills National Forest, Crazy Horse Monument, Spearfish Canyon Scenic Byway, Deadwood, Homestake Gold Mine, Indian Museum of North America, Custer State Park Wildlife Loop Jeep Ride, Badlands NP, Ben Reifel Visitor Center, Wall Drug, 1880s Train Ride, Hill City, Rapid City, Black Hills Gold Factory

 

NORTHWEST

WONDERS OF ALASKA

Early March

Fur Rondy Carnival, Aurora Ice Museum, Santa Claus House, North Pole, Anchorage Museum, GCI Snow Sculpture Competition, Train Depot, Ulu Knife Factory, 49th State Brewing Company, Fur Rondy Melodrama, Ceremonial Start of the Iditarod, Aurora Ice Museum, Dogsledding, Alaskan Trapper Association Fur Auction, Talkeetna, Aurora Borealis, Alaska Pipeline, Chena Hot Springs Resort

OUTSTANDING OREGON

May - September

Portland, Rose Test Garden, Multnomah Falls, Cascade Mountains, Mt. Hood, Columbia River Gorge, Oregon Coast Aquarium, Pacific Coast, Carousel Museum, Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area, Willamette Valley Wine Country

SENSATIONAL WASHINGTON STATE

April for Tulip Festival

La Conner, Skagit Valley Tulip Festival, Tulip Town, RoozenGaarde, San Juan Islands Yacht Cruise, Orcas Island, Friday Harbor, Rosario Resort & Spa, Vancouver Island, Victoria, Butchart Gardens, Fairmont Empress Hotel Victorian High Tea, Victoria Clipper Cruise to Seattle, Pike Place Market

OREGON & NORTHERN CALIFORNIA

May - September

Portland, Rose Test Garden, Mt. Hood, Columbia River Gorge, Multnomah Falls, Cascade Mountains, Oregon and California’s Pacific Coast, Crater Lake National Park, Redwood National Park, Napa Valley Wine Country, San Francisco

THE MAJESTIC
PACIFIC NORTHWEST

May - September

Seattle, Portland, Mt. Hood, Columbia River Gorge, Multnomah Falls, Cascade Mountains, Oregon’s Pacific Coast, Oregon Wine Country, Redwood National Park, Crater Lake National Park, Willamette Valley Wine Country

AMAZING ALASKA!
BEST OF THE LAND

Mid-May - Mid-September

Fairbanks, Gold Dredge #8, Gold Panning, Riverboat Discovery, Denali National Park, Alaska Railroad, Talkeetna, Anchorage, Alaska Native Heritage Center, Alyeska Resort, Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center, Kenai River Scenic Float & Salmon Bake, Kenai Fjords Wildlife Cruise, Dog Sled Ride, Alaska SeaLife Center

ALASKA KENAI PENINSULA ADVENTURE 

AND INSIDE PASSAGE CRUISE

Late May - Early September

Anchorage, Talkeetna, Jet Boat Ride, Alyeska Resort, Seward, Dogsled Ride, Kenai Fjords Wildlife Cruise, Float trip & Salmon Bake

7-Night Cruise: Hubbard Glacier, Juneau, Skagway, Icy Strait Point, Ketchikan, Inside Passage, Vancouver

MAGNIFICENT MONTANA

Late June - Early September

Smokejumpers Museum, St. Ignatius Mission, Bigfork, Whitefish, Glacier National Park, Going-To-The-Sun Road, Missouri River Cruise, Yellowstone National Park, Big Sky, 320 Guest Ranch, Gallatin National Forest, Float Trip, Horseback Riding, Fly-Fishing Lesson, Hayride and BBQ

ALASKA BY LAND AND SEA

Late May - Early September

Fairbanks, Alaska Pipeline, Gold Dredge #8, Gold Panning, Riverboat Discovery Cruise, Denali National Park, Talkeetna, Alaska Railroad, Anchorage

7-Night Cruise: Juneau, Hubbard Glacier, Skagway, Icy Strait Point, Ketchikan, Inside Passage, Vancouver

NORTHERN NATIONAL PARKS

Late June - Early September

Whitefish, Glacier National Park, Going-To-The-Sun Road Red Jammer Bus Tour, Gates of the Mountains Recreation Area boat ride, Grizzly & Wolf Discovery Center, Yellowstone National Park, Old Faithful, Grand Teton National Park, Jackson Hole, Salt Lake City, Mormon Tabernacle Choir

 

WEST

THE SPIRIT OF ALOHA OAHU, MAUI & THE BIG ISLAND OR KAUAI

January - December

Pearl Harbor, USS Arizona Memorial, Honolulu, Green Point Nursery, Volcanoes National Park, Pacific Tsunami Museum, Hamakua Coast, Vanilla Plantation, Coffee Farm, Chocolate Farm, Place of Refuge Historical Park, Wailua River cruise, Fern Grotto, Waimea Canyon, Opaekaa Falls, Kaanapali Beach, Lahaina, Traditional Hawaiian Luau, Iao Valley & Needle 

CALIFORNIA WINTER ESCAPE

January - March

San Diego, Harbor Cruise, Seaport Village, San Diego Zoo Safari Park, Catalina Island, Wilson Creek Winery, Palm Springs, Aerial Tramway, Shield’s Date Store, Palm Springs VillageFest

SPECTACULAR YELLOWSTONE IN WINTER

Late January - February

Bozeman, Grizzly & Wolf Discovery Center, Yellowstone National Park Snow Coach Wildlife Tour, Old Faithful, Grand Teton National Park, Jackson Hole, National Elk Refuge Sleigh-Wagon Ride, Snowmobile Option, Salt Lake City, Mormon Tabernacle Choir

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CALIFORNIA COAST: 

CITY BY THE BAY - THE CITY OF ANGELS

April - June

September - October

San Francisco, Fisherman’s Wharf,
Napa Valley, Monterey, Cannery Row,

17-Mile Drive, Carmel-by-the-Sea,
San Luis Obispo, Hearst Castle, Morro Bay, Solvang, Santa Barbara, Los Angeles, Reagan Presidential Library & Museum

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CALIFORNIA DREAMIN'

April - June

September - October

Four nights in San Francisco at a hotel in Fisherman’s Wharf, Muir Woods, Sausalito, Monterey Bay Aquarium, Alcatraz, Cannery Row,17-Mile Drive, Taste and Picnic at a Napa Valley Winery, Carmel-by-the-Sea

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CALIFORNIA KALEIDOSCOPE

May - June

September - October

San Francisco, Taste and Picnic at a Napa Valley Winery, Amtrak’s CA Zephyr Train through the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe Cruise, Virginia City, Reno, Harrah’s Automobile Museum

CANYONLANDS OF SOUTHERN UTAH

May - Early June and September - October

Five National Parks and National Monuments, Canyonlands NP, Arches NP, Capitol Reef NP, Bryce Canyon NP, Zion NP, scenic float trip, Canyonlands by Night boat ride and Dutch Oven Dinner, Zion tram tour, Las Vegas option

COLORADO RAIL ADVENTURE

Mid-June - September

Denver, Georgetown Loop Railroad, Colorado National Monument, Durango & Silverton Scenic Railroad, Durango, Colorado Springs, Mesa Verde National Park, Cumbres & Toltec Narrow Gauge Railroad, Sand Dunes National Park, Garden of the Gods, Royal Gorge Scenic Railroad