General

Join us as we travel to the Penn Dutch Country. Highlights of this trip include Longwood Gardens and the NEW Hit show Jesus!

Trip Type:

Overnight

Trip Name:

Penn Dutch with Longwood Gardens

Trip Dates:

May 9th – 11th, 2018

Trip Length:

3 Days / 2 Nights

Pricing:

Starting at $489pp Double Occupancy, $619pp Single Occupancy (See below for more details)

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Join Best of Times Travel to experience the Penn Dutch Country and all that it has to offer. Our Best of Times Travel Tour Director will bring the wonderment, way of living, and experience of the Penn Dutch Amish to life! The highlights of this program include Longwood Gardens and the NEW Hit show Jesus!

The NEW Hit Show JESUS The story of Jesus is among the best-known in the world. Sight & Sound brings that story to life on stage in a way that will be anything but familiar. Jesus is an action-packed musical stage adventure – a journey alongside the most important person to ever walk the earth, and the everyday people whose lives he transformed forever. Audiences will experience the story come to life on a three-sided stage, featuring one of the largest, state-of-the-art LED screens in a theatrical venue—along with Sight & Sound’s famous animals…on stage and in the aisles.

 

Activities

Wednesday: We begin our travel to PA aboard a fully equipped motorcoach. There will be rest stops enroute before our afternoon arrival in the heart of Penn Dutch Country, Lancaster, PA. Settle into the Heritage Hotel in Mountville, PA a full service hotel featuring Loxley’s two-story Bar & Restaurant. The perfect retreat to enjoy friends at the end of our days touring the Dutch countryside. Tonight we enjoy dinner at the Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre along with their production of “Grease”. Dust off your leather jackets, pull on your bobby-socks, and take a trip to a simpler time with Danny, Sandy, the T-Birds, the Pink Ladies and everyone else at Rydell High School. Head “greaser” Danny Zuko and new, good girl Sandy Dumbrowski try to relive the romance of their summer as the rest of the gang sing and dance their way through the unforgettable songs from the hit movie including You’re the One that I Want, Grease is the Word, Summer Nights, Hopelessly Devoted to You, Sandy, Greased Lightnin’ and many more. Grease is the word again! Following the show we head back to the Hotel. (D)
Thursday: Enjoy a Full American Buffet Breakfast before we begin our exploration of the Dutch Country. Enjoy a Full Commentary Back Country Tour of the Farmlands of Lancaster Country. Stops include an Amish Bakery, Farm Stand, Cannery, Winery, the Kitchen Kettle Shops in Intercourse, and more as time permits. Lunch will be on our own at the Kitchen Kettle Shops. Tonight we head to Millenium Sight and Sound Theatre for the outstanding, Biblically-based theatrical production of “Jesus” - truly a sight and experience to behold. Included this evening is a magnificent and bountiful dinner at Plain and Fancy family style restaurant. Afterwards there will be time to shop in the gift shop for ‘Amish Goodies’ & Souvenirs. (B, D)
Friday - Following our Full American Buffet Breakfast at the hotel we depart for the completion of our Back Country Tour of the Farmlands of Lancaster Country. Then it’s off to Longwood Gardens - Longwood Gardens is one of the premier botanical gardens in the United States and consists of over 1,077 acres of gardens, woodlands, and meadows for our botantical enjoyment. After some lunch on our own at Longwood Gardens we’ll head for home with rest stops and a dinner stop enroute. (B)

Prices Include:

- 2 Nights Lodging
- 4 Meals
- Ticket to “Jesus”
- Touring as described
- Tour Director Gratuities

Bus Driver Gratuities are NOT Included.