CHRISTMAS IN LANCASTER
Two night’s accommodations at the Amish View Inn & Suites, (2) Breakfast, (2) lunch, (2) dinners, Mount Hope Estate Mansion Dinner Show, Landis Valley Village & Farm Museum, Chalk Talk, Amish Farmlands, Sight & Sound Theatre, American Music Theatre, Hershey Sweet Lights, Kitchen Kettle Village, Longwood Gardens. Luggage handling (one piece per person).
Note: Gratuities for Wade Tours Driver and Escort are not included but welcomed.
Package Price per Person: Single $809.00 | Double $690.00 | Triple $615.00 | Quad $599.00
Latham Farms Sams Club – Latham, NY – 5:30 AM
Wade Terminal – Schenectady, NY – 6:00 AM
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Arrive at Mount Hope Estate Mansion in Manheim, PA Lancaster County, to begin our Christmas Holiday Tour with a delightful Dinner Show, magical environment of this historic mansion that create a unique and entertaining experience. Encounter the spirit of Christmas past, a Holiday tour with the Belsnickel at Landis Valley Village & Farm Museum. A Country Christmas Village where you will delight in unique Pennsylvania German holiday traditions. Later, Check In – Amish View Inn & Suites 3125 Old Philadelphia Pike (Rt. 340) Bird in Hand PA. Surrounded by Amish farms, the Amish View Inn & Suites provides an intimate atmosphere of a bed & breakfast with the amenities of an upscale Lancaster, PA hotel. Tonight, enjoy dinner at Plain & Fancy Restaurant, home to Lancaster County PA’s original Amish Farm Feast. The full course, pass-the platter dinner includes appetizers, entrees, sides, breads, desserts and beverage. Then a real treat we have for you, it’s Chalk Talk, an experience you won’t forget by a professional artist who is reviving the old art of chalk talk. You’ll watch in amazement a live sketch that is fun, motivational and inspiring. The chalk talk is complete with a colored light and ultra violet black light show which creates beautiful effects on the artwork. You must see it to believe it! (L,D)
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Buffet Breakfast @ Amish View Inn then our driver will take us through the Amish Farmlands.
Venture out onto the “Roads Less Traveled” through the heart of the Amish Farmlands. Enjoy picturesque scenery as you meander across country roads where time seems to stand still. See the pristine Amish farms, one-room schoolhouses, windwheels, and Amish “phone booths”. At Sight & Sound Theatre, A timeless story of relentless love…..JESUS is the action-packed musical stage adventure that takes you on a miraculous journey alongside the most famous person ever to walk the earth and the everyday people whose lives he changed forever. After the show, you will be treated to lunch.
Next, enjoy an afternoon matinee at American Music Theatre the 2018 Christmas Show: “The First Noel.” Bask in beautiful snowscapes and cherish the stories of spirit and love as we bring all your favorite sights and sounds to the stage. Then enjoy a delicious dinner at The General Sutter Inn, located in scenic Lititz PA. It was called “Litiz”. To ensure that inhabitants would be “free from all dangerous and worldly connections and live a peaceful and quiet life in Godliness and Honesty,” the Town Regulations of 1756 were adopted. After dinner we will take you to a winter wonderland at Hershey Sweet Lights, A Holiday Drive-Thru Spectacular. Enjoy nearly 600 illuminated, animated displays from the comfort of your motorcoach as you drive through two miles of wooded trails. The spirit of the holidays in Hershey glows brighter than ever with Hershey Sweet Lights! (B,L,D)
Thursday, December 13, 2018
This morning we bid farewell to the Amish View Inn after enjoying another delicious Buffet Breakfast. Travel to Kitchen Kettle Village for a wonderful Christmas experience while enjoying a simply decorated Village and sipping on a hot beverage. You’ll be greeted in the true holiday style and given some simple instructions for your scavenger hunt, along with gift tote to fill with all sorts of goodies. Includes make-your-own whoopie pie. Discover holiday treasures and shop for unique gifts you’ll want to take home for your holiday gatherings! Next stop is A Longwood Christmas, experience the Joys of the Season! Stroll amid a wonderland of a half million outdoor light display, colorful fountains dance to festive music, strolling carolers herald the season with song, and twinkling lights await. Poinsettias, magnificent trees, and fragrant flowers transform the Conservatory into a holiday wonderland. Here you will also enjoy lunch (on own) in one of three rooms: “The Lodge,” with a central fireplace and expansive views of Longwood; “The Founder’s Room,” honoring Founder Pierre du Pont and “The Gallery.” After lunch Depart for Home! (B)
Do you have a seating preference for the motor coach?
If yes, please let us know your preference in the special requirements section on the booking page with the specific seat, seat location and if you would like to sit near someone. Check out our seat assignment policy page for our seating chart. If no preference is made, your seat will be assigned by Wade Tours.
To be FAIR and IMPARTIAL all seat assignments will be taken at the time of booking your reservation. We encourage you to book early to accommodate any special needs and to assure tat members of your party will be seated together. We reserve the right to assign seats when necessary.
Do you have a preferred room type?
We offer both two queen bed rooms and single king bed rooms. Please let us know your preference and we will do our best to match you to that room.