|Mon., Dec. 2nd Fly To Charlotte, NC for an Overnight Stay (LD)
Fly to Charlotte, North Carolina for an overnight stay at the Drury Inn University Place. Enjoy a light dinner at the Drury Inn Kickback Reception which also includes three alcoholic drinks. There is also a TGI Friday’s adjacent to the hotel if you should wish another option for dinner.
|Tues., Dec. 3rd Travel to Pigeon Forge, TN, The Island & ICONS Show (B, D
Depart the hotel for Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. Independent lunch and shopping at The Island at Pigeon Forge. Enjoy a three-night stay at The Inn On The River. This evening attend the ICONS Show at the Memories Theater featuring music legends you know and love that have changed the course of music history! Be amazed by the variety of tributes showcased such as; Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Dolly Parton, Marilyn Monroe, Patsy Cline, and more.
|Wed., Dec. 4th The Christmas Place, Dollywood, Winterfest Tour of Lights (B)
Enjoy time this morning for shopping at The Christmas Place. Enjoy a full day of activities at Dollywood. You will be having your independent lunch and dinner at Dollywood. We will provide you with a list of must do’s during your visit. You will be able to see at least one show at Dollywood. After we leave, we will do our Winterfest Tour of Lights then back to the hotel.
|Thurs., Dec. 5th Smoky Mountains, Gatlinburg, Country Tonite Show (B, D)
A local guide takes you through the Smoky Mountain National Park, our nation’s most visited national park. Visit downtown Gatlinburg with time for lunch. Time to freshen up at the hotel before dinner at Applewood Farmhouse and the Country Tonite Evening Show.
|Fri., Dec. 6th Travel to Asheville, NC & The Flat Rock Playhouse Christmas (B, D)
Travel to Asheville, North Carolina. Enjoy a guided tour of this beautiful and historic city. Independent lunch at the Grove Arcade. Check in for a two night stay at the Hilton Asheville-Biltmore Hotel. Enjoy an Evening performance of A Flat Rock Playhouse Christmas.
|Sat., Dec. 7th Biltmore Estate, Dinner at the Biltmore & Candlelight Tour (B, D)
A trip highlight will be the Biltmore Estate, America’s largest home with 250 rooms, 65 fireplaces, a 70,000 gallon indoor pool, priceless art and antiques. The grounds also feature 75 acres of formal gardens and a winery. You will have free time for lunch at Biltmore Village, a charming, leafy enclave created to house employees of George Vanderbilt’s sprawling Biltmore Estate. Enjoy dinner at the estate followed by a special candlelight tour of the Biltmore House, elaborately adorned for the holidays.
Sun., Dec. 8th Travel to Charlotte and Fly Home (B)