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ZACHARY TRAVEL & CRUISE CENTER

 

Schedule - 2015 Tours and more...

 

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

E-mail:  zacharytravel5@hotmail.com                                   This website is  www.zacharytravel.com

  

Website Updated:  December 16, 2014 

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2015  TOURS

 

 

JANUARY

 

 

CUBA  - Jan. 27- Feb. 2, 2015   The U.S. Government has eased sanctions on travel to Cuba and  we are planning to travel with one of the companies licensed to conduct tours.  This may change, so join us now for a cultural tour of the country that for so long has been inaccessible to most Americans.  SPACE LIMITED.  CALL US FOR MORE INFORMATION.    Escorted by Wayne Barnes.

 

 

MOTORCOACH - Key WestJan. 31 – Feb. 7 (8 days)  With Disney World, Everglades & Miami Beach.  Two nights in Key West.  Approx. $1,399 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Nancy Horn. Click "MC Florida" for tour details.  Click "Florida Tour" for pictures.

 

 

FEBUARY

 

 

 No tours listed.

 

 

MARCH

 

Holy Land w/Petra optionMar. 16-26  (11 days)  Come walk where Jesus walked.   Visit Caesarea, Mt. Carmel, Megiddo, Armageddon Valley, Jericho, Masada, Dead Sea and all major biblical sites.  Approx. $3,985 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  Click on "HOLY LAND in SPRING TIME" for tour details.

 

Bellingrath Gardens at Azalea Time - Mar. 31 (Tuesday)  One day trip to visit the home and garden.   $99    Click on "MC Bellingrath Gardens" for tour details.

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APRIL

 

MOTORCOACH - Texas Wildflowers / San Antonio / Austin  Apr. 6 - 10 (5 days) – Wild flower time in Texas – River Walk in San Antonio – 2 nights in Fredericksburg.  Nimitz WWII Museum, Round Top.  A very nice, short trip.  Approx. $659 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  Click on "Texas Wildflowers"  for tour details.  

 

 

MOTORCOACH - Washington D.C. / Cherry Blossoms / Williamsburg  – April 6 - 12  (7 days)  See the famous cherry trees in bloom, National Public buildings, World War II Memorial plus others, Smithsonian Museum, Mt. Vernon, historic Williamsburg, Yorktown, Jamestown.  Approx. $1,199 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.  Click on "MC Washington, DC" for tour details.

 

 

 MOTORCOACH - Savannah / Charleston  Apr. 12-18 (7 days) – When springs’ flowers are at their peak.  Savannah historic district for 2 nights, Charleston for 2 nights; lunch at Paula Deens’, tour Jekyll Island, St. Simons Island, Callaway Gardens.   $1,299 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  Click on "MC Savannah" for tour details.

 

 

4-Island Hawaii Cruise  Apr. 17 – 26 (10 days) 7-day cruise on Norwegian Cruise Lines’ “Pride of America.”  Starting at $3,479 per person from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Becky PoPovic.  Click on "Hawaii Cruise" for tour details.

 

Best of Spain & Portugal - April 20-30 (11 days)  Lisbon, Fatima, Seville, Costa del Sol, Granada, Cordoba, Toledo, Madrid.  Approx. $4,500 from Baton Rouge. Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  Click on "Spain" for tour details.

 

MOTORCOACH - Memphis / Northern Mississippi  Apr. 22-25  (4 days) Amtrak train to Memphis.  Remainder by motorcoach.   Dinner Bell lunch, 2 nights in downtown Memphis.   Enjoy legendary Beale Street.   Morning tour of Graceland, home of Elvis Presley.  Visit birthplace of Elvis – Tupelo, MS.  Visit Amish area of Pontotoc.   Enjoy a tour of Oxford and Ole Miss.   Approx. $599 from Baton Rouge.   Escorted by Nancy Horn.  Click on "MC Memphis" for tour details.

 

MOTORCOACH - Vicksburg - Apr. 25 Day Trip to Vicksburg.  Click on "MC Vicksburg" for tour details.

 

 

 

MAY

 

 

MOTORCOACH - Mackinaw Island & Holland, Michigan May 5 - 15 (11 days)  - Mackinaw Island, staying at legendary Grand Hotel with 5-course dinner.   Chicago, St. Louis – Holland tulip time in Michigan.  $1,799 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.  Click on "MC Mackinaw" for tour details.  

 

MOTORCOACH – California / Southwest May 6 – 22 (17 days)  California coast with San Diego, Los Angeles, Hearst Castle, Carmel, Monterrey, San Francisco. Napa Valley, Yosemite National Park, Sequoia National Park (world’s largest tree), Las Vegas, Grand Canyon, Carlsbad Caverns, Tombstone.  Approx. $2,899 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  Click on "MC California" for tour details.  

 

MOTORCOACH - Grand Canyon / Zion / Bryce May 18-28  (11 days) Includes Oak Creek Canyon, Lake Powell, Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon, Zion Canyon, Monument Valley and Santa Fe.   Via B.R., Lafayette, Alexandria, Shreveport, Dallas.   $1,799 from Baton Rouge   Escorted by Nancy Horn.  Click on "MC Grand Canyon"  for tour details.  

 

Europe HighlightsMay 28 – June 11 (15 days) –  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 and Switzerland.  Approx. $4,999 from B.R.  Escorted by Wayne Barnes. (3rd yr. in a row, with full group each time).   Click on "Europe Highlights"  for tour details.  

 

 

JUNE

 

MOTORCOACH - Washington / Oregon / N. CaliforniaJune 1 - 17 (17 days)    Focus on the beautiful northwestern part of our country.  Journey through 15 states plus Victoria, Canada.   Arches National Park, Salt Lake City, Lake Tahoe, Redwood Forest, Gold Beach, Seattle, Butchart Gardens, Montana, Yellowstone.  Approx. $2,899 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.   (FLY OPTION)  Click on "MC WA  CALIF"  for tour details.  

 

Holy Land  June 15 – 24  (10 days)  See Jerusalem Sea of Galilee & all major Biblical sites.  Approx. $4,000 from Baton Rouge.  Post option – Petra.  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  More tour information coming soon.

 

Chicago by AmtrakJune 25 – 29 (5 days)    Amtrak sleeping roomettes, all meals on train, choice location on Magnificent Mile, Grand City tour, boat tour.   In Chicago most of 3 days.   Escorted by Nancy Horn   $1,099 from Baton Rouge.    Click on "Chicago by Train" for tour details.

 

 

  JULY

 

MOTORCOACH - Yellowstone / Mt. Rushmore / Dakotas / MinnesotaJuly 1-13 (13 days)  Plus Grand Tetons, Bear Tooth Pass, headwaters of the Mississippi River, Mall of America, Roosevelt National Park, North Dakota, Montana.  At Mt. Rushmore on the 4th of July.    $2,199 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.   Click on "MC Yellowstone" for tour details.

 

South Africa Game Viewing Safari - July 8 - 20 (13 days) - (Cool – their mild winter)  My favorite trip – most fun – great accommodations.   See large number of exotic animals up close.   Sabi Sands Game Reserve.   Approx. $7,299 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  (Optional extension to Victoria Falls & Chobe Game Park - approx. $1,690).   More information coming soon. 

 

**NEW**   MOTORCOACH - Gettysburg / Valley Forge / Outer Banks  - July 20 – 31    (12 days)    2-nights in 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 and Lighthouse.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.  More information coming soon.

 

AUGUST

 

MOTORCOACH – 29 Days to AlaskaAug. 1 – 29.   Roundtrip to Alaska on deluxe motorcoach.  On the way see Canadian Rockies, Yukon, Glacier, Whitehorse, Dawson City & Danali National Park.  Approx. $5.500 from Baton Rouge.   Fly options.  Escorted by Wanda Granger. Please let us know soon of your interest.  Will not do again for several years.  

 

Peru with Machu Picchu -Aug. 3-12 (10 days) – Machu Picchu, the lost Inca City, is the #1 sightseeing attraction in South America.  Lake Titicaca & its floating islands are close behind.  Approx. $3699 from B.R,  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  Click on "Peru" for tour details.

 

 

Alaska Land Only – Aug. 18 - 27 (10 days)  Fly in and motor coach & train within Alaska.   Visit Fairbanks, Anchorage, Denali National Park, kennels of 4-time Iditarod champ, pan for gold, Riverboat Discovery, Kenai Peninsula.  Approx. $2899 from B.R.  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  Click on "Alaska Land" for tour details.

 

Alaska 7-Day CruiseAug. 26 – Sept. 2 (8 days) – “Coral Princess”, Anchorage to Vancouver.  Hubbard Glacier, Glacier Bay, Skagway, Juneau, Ketchikan.

 

MOTORCOACH – Nova Scotia / Prince Edward IslandAug. 31 – Sept. 16 (17 days)  Travel by motor coach all the way.  See the coast of Maine, Halifax, Cape Breton, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island.  Approx. $2,999 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.   FLY OPTION    Click on "MC Nova Scotia" for tour details.

 

SEPTEMBER

 

 

 

MOTORCOACH – Cape CodSept. 18 – 28 (11 days)  Four nights in Cape Cod.  Islands of Nantucket & Martha’s Vineyard.  Boston, Plymouth Rock, Rhode Island, Delaware, Washington, D.C.  Approx. $1,799 from B.R. Escorted by Nancy Horn.  Click on "MC Cape Cod" for tour details.    

MOTORCOACH – Colorado Trains & Fall FoliageSept. 28 – Oct. 8 (11 days)   Six scenic train rides – Cumbres & Toltec (one of the world’s best railway experiences), Durango & Silverton, Amtrak, Royal Gorge, Pike’s Peak, Georgetown, Mesa Verde cliff dwellings.   Spectacular mountains  & foliage.  $1799 from B.R.  Escorted by Wayne Barnes.  Click on "MC Colorado" for tour details.

 

MOTORCOACH – New England Fall FoliageSept. 30 – Oct. 12 (13 days)   Usually the peak time for leaves.  Features 3-night stop in the heart of Vermont / New Hampshire’s spectacular foliage.   See Niagara Falls, Maine, Boston.  Excellent accommodations. $1999 from Baton Rouge.  Escorted by Nancy Horn.  Click on "MC NEFF" for tour details.

 

 

OCTOBER

 

 

 

Affordable Italy  Oct. 15 – 23 (9 days) – Venice for 2 nights on the Grand Canal.  Florence area  for 2 nights with city tours and “David”.  Leaning Tower of Pisa, Cortona, Assisi.  Rome for 3 nights with Vatican, Sistine Chapel, St. Peters, Colisseum, Forum & Trevi Fountain.  Approx. $3,799 from Baton Rouge.   Escorted by Nancy Horn.  More information coming soon!

 

MOTORCOACH – Smokies Fall FoliageOct. 26 – 31  (6 days)                           Click on "MC Smokies Fall Foliage" for tour details.

 

 

NOVEMBER

 

 

No tours listed.

 

 DECEMBER

No tours listed.

 

 

 

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BROADWAY at the SAENGER THEATRE / New Orleans 2014 / 2015 Season.  Join us for individual shows or the entire season!  Limited seating - includes transportation, ticket and driver gratuity.  Call for information.

 

DIRTY DANCING – Dec. 20, 2014                          $179

ANNIE – February 7, 2015                                        $166

ONCE – March 21, 2015                                            $166

JOSEPH & the AMAZING TECHNI-  COLOR DREAMCOAT– April 18, 2015              $166

 

 

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MORE UPDATES AND INFORMATION COMING SOON:

 ~Japan Highlights

~England / Scotland   

~Churchill Polar Bear (October)

~Panama Canal Cruise   

~Easter Island

~Iceland                               

~Southern France

~Eastern Europe~Greenbriar Christmas

~San Antonio Christmas

~Italy with Sicily / option Malta - Fall    

~Biblical Greece with cruise - Fall

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