Texas Wildflowers & San Antonio
April 5-9, 2022 (5 days)
$1,199 from Baton Rouge - Led by Wayne Barnes
*All pricing is approximate and subject to change per supplier changes
Price is per person based on double occupancy and includes a deluxe motor coach with restroom from Baton Rouge & Zachary, first class accommodations, entrance fees, full sightseeing, breakfast daily, baggage handling, all taxes and tips including escort and driver.
Single supplement: $250 per person. Triple reduction: $60 per person. Quad reduction: $95 per person.
Day 1 - Tuesday, April 5 -San Antonio – Early morning departure from Zachary and Baton Rouge. Take I-10 to San Antonio, with pickups along the way. Tonight, enjoy the Riverwalk and an included boat ride. Hotel near Riverwalk.
Day 2 - Wednesday, April 6 - 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.
Day 3 - Thursday, April 7 - Fredericksburg – Morning countryside visit includes view of Enchanted Rock, a massive dome of solid pink granite, the scenic Willow City Drive. Mid-day in Fredericksburg for lunch, sightseeing and shopping. Afternoon visit to the nation’s largest working wildflower farm. We visit Luckenbach, a tiny place known world-wide.
Day 4 - Friday, April 8 - Austin – Morning in Fredericksburg for shopping and a visit to their great World War II museum. Afternoon visit to the LBJ Ranch (President Lyndon Johnson) with a visit to the Texas Whitehouse. Tonight we enjoy an included dinner at the famous Salt Lick BBQ – nothing like it.
Day 5 - Saturday, April 9 - Schulenburg - La Grange - Home - We enjoy a guided tour of the historic Texas Painted Churches built in the late 1800s and early 1900s in the Schulenburg, 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.
"All of our tour guides and bus drivers were very knowledgeable and friendly. Loved the book from our Washington, DC trip!" ~ Betty Allen