THIS TOUR HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR 2023.
April 11-15, 2023 (5 days)
$1,599* per person from Baton Rouge
Led by Doug Beauchamp
*All dates and pricing are approximate and subject to change per supplier and airline
Price is per person, double occupancy & includes deluxe motor coach transportation from Baton Rouge, 4 breakfasts, 1 dinner, entrance fees, taxes & tips (including driver and escort). (Tips for personal services – maids, etc., not included). Single - $400
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Day 1, Tuesday, April 11 – San Antonio - Early morning departure from Zachary and Baton Rouge. Take I-10 to San Antonio, with pick-ups along the way. Tonight, enjoy the Riverwalk and an included boat ride. Our hotel is near the Riverwalk.
Day 2, Wednesday, April 12 - Fredericksburg - This morning we tour the Alamo, the historic Spanish mission and fortress compound that was the site of the Battle of the Alamo in 1836. This afternoon, we enjoy a drive through the "Hill Country" to historic Fredericksburg for two nights. (B)
Day 3, Thursday, April 13 - Fredericksburg– Morning countryside visit includes a view of the Enchanted Rock, a massive dome of solid pink granite. Mid-day in Fredericksburg for lunch and sight-seeing and shopping. Afternoon visit to the nation's largest working wildflower farm. We visit Luckenbach, a tiny place known world-wide. (B)
Day 4, Friday, April 14- Austin – Morning in Fredericksburg for shopping and a visit to their great World War II Museum. Afternoon visit to the LBJ Ranch (President Lyndon B Johnson) with a visit to the Texas Whitehouse. Tonight we enjoy an included dinner at the famous Salt Lick BBQ - nothing like it! (B,D)
Day 5, Saturday, April 15 - Schulenburg - Home - We enjoy a guided tour of the Texas Painted Churches built in the late 1800s and early 1900s in the Schulenberg, Texas area where German and Czech immigrants settled to start a new life. With ordinary exteriors, the interiors of these churches are magnificent masterpieces featuring Old World beauty. Then we head towards home, arriving in Zachary late evening. (B)