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Majestic Parks - Air Tour

Departs: 8/11/2018 Returns: 8/25/2018

15 Days | All Airfare Included

Explore the natural beauty of national parks in North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana and Wyoming.

Daily Itinerary Items

Day 1 : Minneapolis
We travel to Minneapolis with overnight accommodations near the Mall of America. We have free time to visit the largest shopping, dining and entertainment complex in America. 


Day 2 : North Dakota
Guests departing from Minneapolis/St. Paul join us this morning before we are off to discover America’s national parks. Watch for bison on our way into Jamestown.


Day 3 : Roosevelt National Park
Our morning drive takes us past wheat fields, grazing land and oil wells. This afternoon we visit Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Our accommodations are in Medora, which retains the look of a frontier town. This evening we have a steak dinner at the Pitchfork Fondue and enjoy the Medora Musical, a rousing patriotic salute to Teddy Roosevelt and North Dakota. B,D


Day 4 : Montana
We make a stop at the Fort Peck Lake Interpretive Center to learn about the largest earth-filled dam in Montana. Completed in 1940, the dam provided thousands of jobs during The Great Depression and helped support Montana’s economic growth. We overnight in Havre, Montana. B,L


Day 5 : Glacier National Park
This morning we depart for Glacier National Park. Ranches and grazing lands give way to mountains as we drive across Montana. Spend some time in East Glacier Park Village before heading to Whitefish, Montana where we marvel at the scenery from the scenic lift ride up 'The Big Mountain.' B


Day 6 : Going-to-the-Sun-Road
Today we explore Glacier National Park with local guides. We board the park's vintage red touring cars and travel one of the most scenic roads in the world, the Going-to-the-Sun Road. This beautiful region is comprised of dense forests, alpine meadows, cascading waterfalls, sparkling lakes and more than 20 glaciers. After our tour, we make our way to Great Falls for our overnight accommodations. B,L


Day 7 : The Gates of the Mountains
Experience the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail Interpretive Center, located near where the expedition spent nearly a month portaging around five waterfalls. Afterwards, the scenery envelopes us during a boat ride through the three-mile-long canyon known as the Gates of the Mountains. Forged by the Missouri River through 1,200-foot limestone cliffs, the gorge was named by Meriwether Lewis in 1805. Watch for wildlife along our route. This evening we stay in Helena, Montana's capital city. B


Day 8 : Grizzly Discovery Center
Our scenic drive takes us along the Gallatin River to the gateway town of West Yellowstone. At the IMAX® Theatre we view Yellowstone, a film to introduce the sights, sounds and history of Yellowstone National Park. Following the movie, we visit the Grizzly Discovery Center where we observe and learn about wolves and grizzly bears. Our lodging for the next two overnights are in Yellowstone National Park. B


Day 9 : Yellowstone
An expert park guide joins us for a full-day tour of incredible Yellowstone National Park, best known for its geysers and hydrothermal activity. Watch for bison, moose, elk, mule deer, antelope and bear! During our tour we visit Old Faithful and view the beautiful Grand Canyon of Yellowstone. This incredible gorge of spectacular coloring is 20 miles long and 1,200 feet deep.


Day 10 : Cody
Today we continue through Yellowstone country making our way to Cody, Wyoming, the rodeo capital of the world. After an included lunch we stop at the Buffalo Bill Historic Center. Author James Mitchner called this world-class collection "the Smithsonian of the West." Tonight we "cowboy up" at dinner and a western music show. L,D


Day 11 : Devil's Tower
We continue through Wyoming with a stop at Devil’s Tower and then into South Dakota. Enjoy two nights in Deadwood, a historic gaming town where the Old West is alive and well. B


Day 12 : Mount Rushmore 
We join a local driver/guide to tour the Black Hills. See the Mount Rushmore and Crazy Horse Memorials. Enjoy the drive through Custer State Park and along Needles Highway with lunch at the Sylvan Lake Lodge. B,L


Day 13 : The Badlands 
We travel through Badlands National Park, one of the most interesting geological displays in the world, before visiting the famous Wall Drug Store. Our overnight is in Mitchell, South Dakota. B,D


Day 14 : Corn Palace 
We start our day with a visit to the World’s Only Corn Palace. Redecorated annually, the exterior of the building is covered with murals made from corn and other grains. Guests from Minnesota and Wisconsin return home today. Our overnight accommodations are near the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport. B


Day 15 : Fly Home 
We board our flights home with wonderful memories and experiences in America's majestic parks.


B - Breakfast; CB - Continental Breakfast; L - Lunch; D - Dinner; T - Tea

Additional Tour Information

Your Holiday Vacations Experience Includes 
 All airfare, taxes & fuel surcharges
• Holiday Vacations Tour Director
• Experienced local guides
• Motorcoach and professional Driver
• Baggage handling at hotels
 $100 travel voucher for a future Holiday Vacations tour


17 Excellent Meals Featuring
• Pitchfork Fondue
• Lunch at Sylvan Lake Lodge


All Accommodations Featuring
• 1 night at the Grouse Mountain Lodge in Whitefish
• 2 nights in Yellowstone National Park
• 2 nights in Deadwood, South Dakota


Attractions & Highlights
• Theodore Roosevelt National Park
• Medora Musical
• Glacier National Park
• Going-to-the-Sun Road
• Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center
• Gates of the Mountains boat ride
• Grizzly Discovery Center
• Yellowstone National Park
• Old Faithful
• Buffalo Bill Historic Center
• Devil’s Tower
• Mount Rushmore National Memorial
• Crazy Horse Memorial
• Badlands National Park
• Wall Drug
• World’s Only Corn Palace


Highest Elevation: 6,600 feet at Logan Pass in Glacier National Park.

Tour Pricing

Category - Occupancy Price (Per Person)
Airports - Double $3899
Airports - Triple $3749
Airports - Quad $3599
Airports - Single $5199

Final Payment Date: 5/29/2018

Guaranteed Airport Departure Cities

All tour prices include airfare from the guaranteed airports listed below. Additional cities, including flights from states not listed, are availible on request. Additional fees may apply. for more information, please call 1-800-826-2266 and one of our friendly Tour Consultants will be happy to assist.


TSA'S SECURE FLIGHT PROGRAM

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Alabama

Birmingham

Arizona

Phoenix

Arkansas

Little Rock, Fayetteville

California

Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego, San Francisco

Colorado

Denver

Connecticut

Hartford

District of Columbia

Washington D.C.

Florida

Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Jacksonvillle, Orlando, Tallahassee, Tampa/St. Petersburg, West Palm Beach

Georgia

Atlanta

Idaho

Boise

Illinois

Chicago, Moline/Quad Cities

Indiana

Indianapolis, Evansville, Fort Wayne, South Bend

Iowa

Des Moines, Cedar Rapids

Kansas

Wichita

Kentucky

Louisville, Lexington

Louisiana

New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Shreveport

Maryland

Baltimore

Massachusetts

Boston

Michigan

Detroit, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, Lansing, Saginaw

Minnesota

Duluth, Minneapolis/St.Paul, Rochester

Mississippi

Jackson, Gulfport/Biloxi

Missouri

St.Louis, Kansas City, Springfield/Branson

Montana

Billings, Bozeman, Missoula

Nebraska

Omaha, Lincoln

Nevada

Las Vegas

New Jersey

Newark

New Mexico/h4>

New York

New York City, Albany, Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse

North Carolina

Charlotte, Greensboro, Raleigh/Durham

North Dakota

Fargo, Bismark, Grand Forks

Ohio

Cleveland, Cincinnati, Columbus, Dayton

Oklahoma

Oklahoma City, Tulsa

Oregon

Portland

Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, Allentown, Harrisburg/Middleton, Pittsburgh

South Carolina

Charleston, Greenville/Spartanburg

South Dakota

Sioux Falls, Rapid City

Tennessee

Nashville, Knoxville, Memphis

Texas

Houston (IAH) George Bush InterContinental Airport, Austin, Dallas/Ft.Worth, San Antonio

Utah

Salt Lake City

Virginia

Norfolk, Richmond

Washington

Seattle/Tacoma, Spokane

West Virginia

Charleston

Wisconsin

Milwaukee, Appleton, Eau Claire, Green Bay, Madison, Central WI/Wausau/Mosinee


AIRFARE, TAXES, & FUEL SURCHARGES INCLUDED

Tour prices are guaranteed and include airfare, federal taxes, airport security charges, airline segment fees, airport passenger facility charges and fuel surcharges, if applicable. International airfare also includes applicable airport fees and taxes assessed by individual countries. Airline luggage fees are an additional charge and are payable directly to the airlines at check in.

AIRLINE SEATING

Seat assignments are controlled by the airline. We will no longer solicit requests and seating cannot be guaranteed by Holiday Vacations

AWARD MILES

PLease be advised that some commercial airlines offer reduced award miles to travelers booked on a group reservation. Holiday Vacations is happy to submit your frequent flyer number to the airlines, but makes no guarantee that full mileage will be awarded.

AIRPORT DEPARTURE CITIES

Departue cities are subject to change due to limited or discontined airline service. The availablility of airline seats may be limited from each departure city. Holiday Vacations reserves the right to provide ground transportation to or from a larger or alternate airport.

DEPARTURE FROM CITIES NOT LISTED

You may request a departure from a city not listed. Holiday's air department will determine the feasibility of your request and advise you of any additional cost, if applicable.

LAND ONLY PRICE

You may request a land only price. If the tour is purchased as land only, it will be your responsibility to meet the group at the arrival airport at the time designated by Holiday Vacations. If you prefer, you can join the tour at the first night's hotel. Taxi or other airport transfer costs are not included for independant arrival or departure.

Itinerary ID:32415759 | Tour Code: WEMQ0811181
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