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Tour Fare: $109
Travel with us to the beautiful Walt Disney Concert Hall and ring in the Christmas season with a concert of favorite carols sung by one of the greatest choirs in the world – the Los Angeles Master Chorale. Sprinkled with new arrangements and traditional songs of the season, the jubilant Festival of Carols is a growing L.A. tradition guaranteed to put you in the mood to decorate the tree! The Grammy-nominated Los Angeles Master Chorale, led by Music Director Grant Gershon, is recognized as one of the city’s cultural treasures and one of the world’s premier choruses. Your tour includes Terrace seating for the matinee performance and time for lunch on your own.
Tour Fare: $125
Step back in time for a proper English tea service aboard the magnificent Queen Mary ocean liner followed by a Yuletide experience at the historic Banning House in Wilmington. Your day begins with a late morning Windsor tea including sandwiches and scones aboard the legendary Queen Mary. Then, travel to the Banning House for their annual Victorian Christmas festival featuring period carolers, tours of the museum, refreshments, and more. Docents in period attire take you back to a bygone era, and a horse-drawn trolley ride between the Banning House and Drum Barracks Civil War Museum is always a highlight. You’ll also enjoy blacksmith demonstrations, a wreath making presentation, dancers, and local food and craft vendors. Your tour is complete with a shopping stop at Roger’s Gardens in Corona Del Mar, a seven-acre nursery featuring a Christmas Market complete with plants, antiques, furniture, unique crafts and a gorgeous indoor gift gallery filled with holiday items and decorating accessories.
Tour Fare: $109
Tis’ the season for a special holiday treat when you travel with us to the historic Castle Green in Old Pasadena for their annual holiday tour. Normally closed to the public, this unique Pasadena treasure opens its doors for a single afternoon to reveal the lush history, creative interior design and cultural heritage that lives within its walls. Originally built in 1898 as a hotel, which played host to vacationing tycoons and presidents alike, Castle Green is now the unique private residence of designers, musicians, collectors and artists. As one of Pasadena’s most stunning structures, consisting of Moorish, Spanish and Victorian stylistic elements, it has been used as a location for movies, commercials, TV shows and weddings. You’ll take a self-guided tour of this magnificent building including 25+ private condominiums, the Penthouse and the iconic Bridge. Your excursion also includes time in Old Pasadena for shopping and lunch on your own.
Tour Fare: $595 Double | $729 Single | $580 Triple
Come along on a special 3-day excursion to Hearst Castle and experience the magnificence of this legendary mansion fully decorated for the holidays as it would have been in the 1920s and ’30s. Embark on an expanded evening tour and experience the castle just as one of Hearst’s guests might have. Docents and actors in period attire add life to the opulent surroundings, taking you back to the Castle’s heyday. Spend one night at the charming Apple Farm Inn in San Luis Obispo, a Victorian-style inn where each room is unique and features a cozy gas fireplace. You’ll also spend a night at the Cavalier Oceanfront Resort in San Simeon, situated against a backdrop of rolling hills with magnificent views of the coast. Discover nearby highlights including the artisan village of Cambria, the Piedras Blancas Elephant Seal Rookery, and more. Your tour also includes visits to Santa Barbara and the Danish village of Solvang, known for its unique Christmas shopping and traditional architecture, five meals and more.