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Operating customized, escorted tours throughout the world since 1970.

5145 Main Street, Suite E, Zachary, LA  70791       Phone: 225-654-9210 or 1-800-366-0627

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Website Updated:  March 25, 2017


2017 Zachary Travel Tours




MOTORCOACH – Texas Wildflowers – Mar. 28 – Apr. 1 – Bluebonnet flower time in Texas.   River Walk in San Antonio, 2 nights in Fredericksburg, Nimitz WWII museum, Saltlick BBQ.  Round Top Antique / Flea Market.  A very nice short trip.  $779 from Baton Rouge.   Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  See "MC Texas Wildflowers" for more information.


MOTORCOACH – Washington, DC / Cherry Blossoms –  Mar. 31 – Apr. 6 – Plus Williamsburg & Monticello.   See famous cherry trees in bloom, national public buildings, World War II Memorial plus others, Smithsonian Museum, Mt. Vernon, and more.  $1,399 from Baton Rouge.   Escorted by Nancy Horn.  See "MC Washington DC" for more information.  WAITLISTING



MOTORCOACH – Savannah / Charleston – Apr. 9-15 – Spring flowers at their peak.  $1,399 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.   See "MC Savannah/Charleston" for more information.   WAITLISTING


Holy Land – Apr. 18-28 – Come walk where Jesus walked.   Visit Caeserea, Mt. Carmel, Maggiddo, Armageddon Valley, Jericho, Bethlehem, Masada, Dead Sea and all major biblical sites.   $4,195 from Baton Rouge.  POST OPTION – Petra / Jordan – Apr. 28-30  – One of the 7 wonders of the world.  $690 additional.  See "Holy Land" for more information.   DEFINITE GO!


**NEW** MOTORCOACH – Gems of Kentucky – Apr. 30 – May 6 – With new Ark and Creation Museum.  National Quilt Museum, Louisville, Kentucky Horse Park, Harrodsburg, Shaker Village, “My Old Kentucky Home”, Corvette Museum.   $1,295 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.  See "MC Kentucky" for more information.




MOTORCOACH – California / Southwest – May 8 - 23  California coast with San Diego, Los Angeles, Hearst Castle, Carmel, Monterrey, San Francisco, Napa Valley, Yosemite National Park, Las Vegas, Grand Canyon, Carlsbad Caverns.  $2,999 from Baton Rouge.   Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  See "MC Cal Southwest" for more information. 


MOTORCOACH – Mackinaw Island / Holland, Michigan – May 9-19 - Mackinaw Island, staying at legendary Grand Hotel with 5-course dinner.  Holland Tulip Festival, Notre Dame, Frankenmuth & Bronner’s Christmas Wonderland (world’s largest), House on the Rock, Chicago, Springfield, St Louis Arch.   $1,999 from Baton Rouge.   Escorted by Nancy Horn.  See "MC Mackinaw Springfor more information.


CRUISE – Alaska – May 20 – 28    7-day cruise on Emerald Princess, round-trip from Seattle.  Starting at  $2,099.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.  See "Alaska Cruise" for more information.


MOTORCOACH – Grand Canyon / Red Rocks – May 25 – June 7 -  Places most of our groups have not done.   Window Rock, Antelope Canyon, Monument Valley, boat on Lake Powell, Chaco Culture National Historical Park.  National Monuments: Canyon de Chelly, Rainbow Bridge & Natural Bridges. National Parks: Grand Canyon –north rim, Canyonland,  Arches & Capital Reef.  $2,695 from Baton Rouge.   Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  See "MC Red Rock Canyon" for more information.




MOTORCOACH – Washington / Oregon / N. California –  June 1-17 – Focus on the beautiful northwestern part of our country.  Journey through 12 states plus Victoria, Canada.   Arches National Park, Salt Lake City, Lake Tahoe, Redwood Forest, Gold Beach, Seattle, Butchart Gardens, Idaho, Flaming Gorge, Dinosaur National Monument, Colorado.   $3,099 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.   (Fly option to Reno, returning from Denver or others.)  See "MC WA OR CALIF" for more information.     DEADLINE - April 1, 2017


Europe Highlights – June 9-23 – D-Day landing area, London, Paris, Holland, Belgium, Luxembourg, Battle of the Bulge, Bastogne, Rhine River cruise, Germany, Switzerland.   4 days in the spectacular Alps of Germany, Austria & Switzerland.  $5,369 from Baton Rouge.   Escorted by Wayne Barnes. See "Europe Highlights" for more information.  DEADLINE - April 9, 2017


Norway / Denmark / Sweden – June 10 – 21 – Focus on the fjord area of Norway, one of the most beautiful places on earth.   Waterfalls in abundance, Copenhagen & surrounding countryside. Cross the heart of Sweden & 2 nights Stockholm.  June is best time to go.  $5,450 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Karen Cain.  See "Scandinavia" for more information.  DEADLINE - April 10, 2017 


MOTORCOACH - New York City – June 20-28 – 4 days & nights in Times Square hotel, accessible to most all of Manhattan.   Guided city tour.   Time in the 9-11 area to visit the memorial.  Free time for Central Park, Chinatown, Broadway shows, shopping, etc.  $2,150 from Baton Rouge.   Escorted by Nancy Horn.  See "MC NYC in June" for more information.


**NEW** Gorillas of  Rwanda, Uganda & TanzaniaJune 25 – July 12 –  Rwanda, one of the 3 places in the world to see silverback mountain gorillas in the wild (less than 1000 remaining).  Also – chimpanzees & other wild animals, plus spectacular scenery (Entebbe, falls, Lake Victoria, etc.).  In Tanzania, visit Ngorongora Crater for magnificent game viewing, plus more.  Approx. cost - $10,000.   Escort - Wayne Barnes.  See "Rwanda Uganda" for more information.  DEFINIE



MOTORCOACH – Yellowstone / Mt. Rushmore / Dakotas / Wisconsin /Minnesota – July 1-13 – Plus Grand Tetons, Bear Tooth Pass, headwaters of the Mississippi River, Mall of America, Roosevelt National Park, North Dakota, Montana.   At Mt. Rushmore on 4th of July.  $2,499 from Baton Rouge. Escorted by Nancy Horn.  See "MC Yellowstone Park" for more information.

**NEW** MOTORCOACH – Great River Road (Mississippi River)  July 11 -  21  – To the headwaters of the mighty Mississippi River and back.  St. Louis, Dubuque, St. Cloud, Lake Itasca, Minneapolis, Davenport, Hannibal and Mark Twain and much more.   $1,695 from Baton Rouge.   Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  See "MC Great River Road" for more information.


**NEW** MOTORCOACH – Outer Banks / Gettysburg / Valley Forge – July 19-28 – Gettysburg with full sightseeing.  Valley Forge & Philadelphia (Liberty Bell), Delaware, Virginia, cruise Hampton Roads Harbor, Chesapeake Bay & Norfolk Naval Base, drive the “Outer Banks”, visit Wright Brother’s memorial.   See Sand Dunes, Nags Head, Cape Hatteras Seashore & Lighthouse.  $1,849 from Baton Rouge.   Escorted by Nancy Horn.  See "MC  Outer Banks" for more information.


South Africa Tame Viewing   July 23 - Aug. 3  (Cool - their mild winter)  My favorite trip - most fun - great accommodations.  Large number of exotic animals up close.  Approx. $7,000 from B.R.  Post option – Chobe & Victoria Falls.  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  DEADLINE - April 23.


Russia (St. Petersburg / Moscow) – POSTPONED UNTIL 2018.




MOTORCOACH – Amish of Pennsylvania / Ohio – Aug. 4-12 – 5 nights in the center of Amish area, Sight & Sound Theater.   The largest number of Amish in the world are in the Berlin, Ohio area.   $1,595 from Baton Rouge.   Escorted by Nancy Horn.  See "MC Amish" for more information.


Alaska Land OnlyAug. 8–17– Fly into Fairbanks & motor coach and train within Alaska.   Fairbanks, Denali National Park, Anchorage, Riverboat Discovery, Kenai Peninsula.  $3,299 from Baton Rouge.   Escorted by Wayne BarnesSee "Alaska Land Only" for more information.


Western Canada w/ RockiesAug. 17 – 24 – Fly into Vancouver, visit Victoria w/Butchart Gardens,  through Canadian Rockies visiting Lake Louise, glacier at Columbia Icefields, Athabasca Falls, Banff.  Fly home from Calgary.  $3,299 from Baton Rouge.   Escorted by Karen Cain.  Click "Western Canada" for tour details.

Post option Train Across Canada – Aug. 20 – 27 -   Escorted by Nancy Horn.   See "Train Across Canada" for more information.


England / Scotland / Wales – Aug. 20 – Sept. 1 – Fly in and out of London.  Isle of Skye, Stratford, Cotswolds, lake districts of England & Scotland, beautiful Wales, the Scottish Highlands, Edinburgh, Roman Wall, York.  A great trip.  $4,799 from Baton Rouge.   Escorted by Wayne Barnes. See "England / Scotland / Wales" for more information.  DEFINITE GO


Train Across CanadaAug. 20 – 27 – Fly to Calgary, see the Canadian Rockies w/Banff, Lake Louise, Columbia Icefields glacier, 3 day & night train across Canada to Toronto.  Cabins & all meals on train.  Canadian side of Niagara Falls.   Return from Toronto.  From $4,349 .  Escort – Nancy Horn. 

Pre-option – Western Canada – Aug. 17 -20 – Victoria / Butchart Garden / Vancouver, B.C.  Escort – Karen Cain.  See "Train Across Canada" for more information on both tours. 





MOTORCOACH – Nova Scotia / Prince Edward Island Sept. 4 – 20 – Travel by motor coach all the way.   See the coast of Maine, Halifax, Cape Breton, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island.  $2,999 from Baton Rouge.   Escort - Wayne Barnes. "MC Nova Scotia" for more information.

            FLY OPTION.           WAITLISTING


San Francisco / Napa Valley – Sept. 7-12 – Fly to San Francisco, 2 nts. Napa Valley, grape harvest time, 3 nts. Fisherman’s Wharf, San Francisco.  Carmel, Monterrey, Pebble Beach, Redwood Forest.  $1,999 from Baton Rouge.   Escorted by Nancy Horn.  See "San Francisco" for more information.

MOTORCOACH – Cape Cod – Sept. 14-24 - Four nights in Cape Cod.  Islands of Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard, Boston, Rhode Island, Delaware, Washington, D.C.  $1,859 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.   See "MC Cape Cod" for more information.


MOTORCOACH – Colorado Foliage & TrainsSept. 26 – Oct. 6 - Six scenic train rides – Cumbres & Toltec, Durango & Silverton, Amtrak, Royal Gorge, Pike’s Peak. Spectacular mountain scenery & golden foliage.  $1,999 from Baton Rouge.   Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  See "MC Colorado" for more information.


MOTORCOACH – New England Fall Foliage – Sept. 30 – Oct. 12- Usually peak leaf time.   Features 3 nt. stop in heart of Vermont / New Hampshire.   Spectacular foliage.   Niagara Falls, Maine, Boston.   $1,999 from Baton Rouge.   Escorted by Nancy Horn.  See "MC NEFF" for more information.



MOTORCOACH – Canada Foliage /Train / Mackinaw Island    POSTPONED UNTIL 2018


**NEW** Italy / Sicily / MaltaOct. 10 – 21 – Rome, Vatican, Pompeii, Isle of Capri, Amalfi Coast, 4 nights Sicily, 2 nights Malta.   Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  See "Italy Sicily Malta" for more information.

DAY TRIP - Avery Island - Oct. 16    See "MC Avery Island" for more information.


MOTORCOACH Santa Fe   Oct. 16-23    Five nights in the same new, beautiful Santa Fe hotel that is located 2 blocks from the main plaza.  Day trips to Taos, Bandelier & area.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.  $1,599  See "MC Santa Fe" for more information.


MOTORCOACH Smokies Fall Foliage & Train    Oct. 23 - 28  Usually peak foliage.  Pigeon Forge (with Dollywood & lumberjack show with dinner); Smoky Mountains National Park; Great Smoky mountains Train, downtown Atlanta.   $999  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  See "MC Smokies" for more information.

**NEW** MOTORCOACH Waco, TX - "Fixer Upper" - October  24-27  Chip and Joanna Gaines own and operate Magnolia Homes,  "Fixer Upper" TV shows demonstrate the process of turning old houses into showplaces that are helping revitalize whole neighborhoods in central Texas.  See "MC Fixer Upper" for tour details.


Best of Australia / New Zealand  Oct. 29 – Nov. 11 – (their beautiful spring – like our late April, early May).  Sydney, Canberra, Great Barrier Reef,   In New Zealand visit Auckland, Queenstown & Southern Alps, Rotorua, native cultural center & thermal activity.  Escort – Wayne Barnes  DEADLINE - May 15  More information available by calling 654-9210.

**NEW** Cuba Cruise  Oct. 30 - Nov. 4  Royal Caribbean "Empress of the Seas" from Tampa, FL - Starting at $740 per person, cruise only, double occupancy.  Escort - Wayne Barnes.  See "Cuba Cruise" for more information.



MC – Branson Christmas – Nov. 2 - 5  Escorted by Nancy Horn.   See "MC Branson Christmas" for more information.

MC - Galveston Christmas  – Dec. 1 - 3  Escorted by Becky PoPovic.  See "MC Galveston" for more information.

MC - Biltmore Christmas– Nov. 7 - 12  Escorted by Nancy Horn.  See "MC Biltmore and Smokies" for more information.


MC – Grapevine Christmas  - Nov. 17 – 19  Escorted by Nancy Horn.  See "MC Grapevine Christmas" for more information.

MC - Greenbrier Christmas  -  Nov. 27 - Dec. 1  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  See "MC Greenbrier Christmas" for more information.

New York Christmas– Nov. 30 – Dec. 3 – Escorted by Nancy Horn.  See "NYC Christmas" for more information.



MC – Bellingrath GardensDecember 8 - $119 per person  More information coming soon.





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