Sedona & Grand Canyon

Monday, August 19, through Tuesday, August 27, 2019

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  • Tour Highlights / Inclusions: (Inclusions subject to change)

  • - Eight night’s accommodations

  • - Eight Breakfasts, Five Dinners, Two Lunches

  • - Evening Drive by Oklahoma City National Memorial

  • - Free Time in Old Town Albuquerque

  • - Two-Hour Red Rock Range Pink Jeep Tour

  • - Blazin’ M Ranch Wild West Adventure Dinner & Show

  • - Visit Cameron Trading Post & Teec Nos Pos Trading Post

  • - Desert View Step-On Guided Tour

  • - View & Free Time at Grand Canyon National Park

  • - Royal Gorge Route Railroad Train Ride

  • - Visit Garden Of The Gods

  • - Luggage handling

  • - Deluxe Motorcoach Transportation

  • - Trip Cancellation Insurance/Trip Protection Plan Available Upon Request

  • Departures:

  • - Lowe’s Store, Kirkwood, MO - Depart 7:00 AM / Return 6:00 PM

  • - Mid-American Coaches, Washington, MO - Depart: 8:00 AM / Return 5:00 PM

Monday, August 19

Today we depart for a wonderful journey to Sedona and the Grand Canyon. This evening we will be staying at the Hampton Inn in Oklahoma City, OK. After an included dinner at Toby Keith’s Bar & Grill, we will drive by the Oklahoma City National Memorial. The Outdoor Symbolic Memorial is a place of quiet reflection. This Memorial honors the victims, survivors, rescuers, and all who were changed forever on April 19, 1995. It encompasses the now-sacred soil where the Murrah Building once stood, as well as the surrounding area devastated during the attack. (D)

Tuesday, August 20

After an included breakfast at the hotel, we depart for New Mexico. After lunch and dinner on our own, this evening we arrive at our hotel, the Hampton Inn in Albuquerque, NM. (B)

Wednesday, August 21

This morning after breakfast, we’ll depart for Old Town Albuquerque. Historic Old Town has been the heart of Albuquerque since the city was founded here in 1706. Today, historic Old Town Albuquerque is the city's cultural center, with five museums and more than 100 shops, galleries and restaurants. In 1706, the settlers organized their new town in the traditional Spanish colonial way, with a central plaza anchored by a church. More than 300 years after it was founded, Old Town remains a center for culture, architecture, shopping, art and cuisine. After we arrive to our hotel for a relaxing two night stay at the Hampton Inn in Sedona, AZ, we’ll enjoy an included dinner at Cafe Jose Restaurant. (B,D)

Thursday, August 22

Following breakfast, we’ll enjoy a two-hour Red Rock Range Pink Jeep Tour. Escape to the trails of Sedona’s open range on this mild excursion. Pink Jeep Tours Red Rock Range Tour is a guided experience that lets you discover everything the desert has to offer. Be stunned by red rock panoramas, local plant life, wildlife, geology, and history as you relax and take in the essence of this amazing landscape. We’ll finish off the day with a visit to the Blazin’ M Ranch Wild West Adventure Dinner & Show. We will arrive in plenty of time to belly up to the bar at a real Western saloon, unique shopping at the Frontier Town Shops, take a wagon ride pulled by a classic John Deere tractor, try your hand at roping, pitching horseshoes and target shooting with a real Colt .45 six-shooter. When the dinner bell rings it’s time to feast! After dinner the Blazin’ M Cowboys entertain ya’ with their award-winning musical talents mixed with cowboy poetry and humor. Otis, named Cornville’s most eligible bachelor since 1986, says this year may be the one when he finally gets hitched. Be wary of the Ranch’s most infamous occupant, the Ghost Rider, lest he steal you away forever to ride the devil’s herd across the endless skies. (B,D)

Friday, August 23

After breakfast, we will continue our drive via Flagstaff to the Grand Canyon. After an included lunch at JJK’s Restaurant, we’ll meet our Step-On Guide for a Desert View Tour into Grand Canyon Village. This 25 mile, two hour tour includes the 70 foot tall Desert View Watchtower and the natural beauty of the East Rim of the Grand Canyon. From here you can see the Colorado River as it emerges from the depths of the inner gorge. This tour stops at various spectacular viewpoints along the East Rim Drive. Grand Canyon National Park is a powerful and inspiring landscape, which overwhelms our senses through its immense size. Unique combinations of geologic color and erosional forms decorate a canyon that is 277 river miles long, up to 18 miles wide, and a mile deep. This evening, we will check into our hotel, the Holiday Inn Express in Grand Canyon, AZ. (B,L)

Saturday, August 24

After breakfast we’ll enjoy more free time at the Grand Canyon before departing for Colorado. Enroute we will visit Cameron Trading Post & Teec Nos Pos Trading Post. After an included dinner at Texas Roadhouse, we arrive at our hotel, the Comfort Inn and Suites in Durango, CO. (B,D)

Sunday, August 25

After breakfast this morning, we’ll depart for Canon City, CO. This afternoon, we will enjoy the Royal Gorge Route Railroad Train Ride. Established in 1879 - The Royal Gorge Route Railroad combines Colorado history, and spectacular scenery on a leisurely 2-hour journey through the breathtaking scenery of the Royal Gorge. The railroad is Colorado's oldest scenic railroad and has brought back a touch of class to the industry on Colorado's most luxurious 1950’s era train. Then we continue on to Colorado Springs, CO. Our hotel for the night is the Drury Inn & Suites in Colorado Springs, CO. Enjoy Drury’s “Kick-Back Reception” for dinner. (B,D)

Monday, August 26

This morning after breakfast, we’ll depart for an informative visit to the Garden of the Gods Visitor & Nature Center and view the museum exhibit halls and Geo-Trekker movie. Then we will drive through the Garden of the Gods Park. Then we continue on to Kansas, where this evening we will check into our hotel, the Comfort Suites in Salina, KS. (B)

Tuesday, August 27

This morning, after breakfast, we’ll depart for our return to Missouri. After an included lunch at V’s Italiano Restaurant in Independence, MO, we return home this evening with lots of memories to share. (B,L)

Tour Cost:

$1,685.00 per person - Double Room

$2,110.00 per person - Single Room

$1,500.00 per person - Triple Room

$300.00 per person deposit due with reservation.

Final Payment due: July 18, 2019