|Day 1 ||Mon., May 8th Monastery of the Holy Theotokos & Wonder Valley (L,D) |
Visit the St. Nicholas Monastery where you’ll feel as if you’ve entered medieval Europe. Tour the
Monastery, sample traditional Greek coffee with the nuns and dine at its conference center.
Arrive for a two-night stay at Wonder Valley Ranch. Take a horse-drawn hay ride tour of the 75 acre ranch and enjoy an included happy hour before dinner and a camp fire.
|Day 2 ||Tues., May 9th Kings Canyon National Park (B, L D) |
Begin by visiting the General Grant Tree, America’s official Christmas Tree, before traveling into Kings Canyon National Park.
Descend along the dramatic mountain canyon carved by the Kings River to a picnic luncheon near Grizzly Falls and a walk to Roaring River Falls.
Return to Wonder Valley Ranch for entertainment, happy hour and dinner.
|Day 3 ||Wed., May 10th The Sierra Endangered Cat Haven (B, L) |
Project Survival Cat Haven is dedicated to the preservation of wild cats and is engaged in both
captive and range country conservation. Visit some of the cats its resident cats, which include lion, tiger, jaguar, cheetah, leopard and more.
Lunch is served at Hilmar Cheese Factory, with time for samples and shopping in its company store.