January 11 - 22, 2020
Featuring Bahamas, Turks and Caicos, Dominican Republic, Bonaire, Curacao, and Aruaba
Enjoy your stateroom with private veranda, state-of-the-art cruise ship amenities and services, fine dining, professional entertainment, and cultural shore excursions. And as always, an American Classic Tour Director will accompany you for the entire trip to ensure a most memorable travel experience.
February 1 - 11, 2020
Leave our cold Midwestern winter behind and head to paradise on earth – Hawaii! These emerald isles in the midst of expansive Pacific blue provide the perfect place to relax and rejuvenate. Hallmark of this first class trip is comfortable pacing with many intriguing attractions balanced with ample amounts of free time to absorb the beauty that is Hawaii.
February 6 - 12, 2020
Shorten your winter by getting away to a piece of paradise! Fly off to the beautiful Florida Keys & Miami for some fun in the sun! Gorgeous seascapes will unfold as you travel the Overseas Highway through Key Largo, Islamorada, Marathon, Big Pine Key and then on to Key West – the southernmost city in the continental United States.
FEBRUARY 7 - 15, 2020
Warm sunshine, clear blue southwestern skies, swaying palm trees, desert mountains and Pacific Ocean views will greet us on this nine day trip to the best of Southern California! Experience the energy of Los Angeles's glitz and glamour, relax at the lush green oasis of Palm Springs, and marvel at the beautiful views along San Diego's coastline. Talk about your change of scenery - this trip will truly refresh the soul and rejuvenate the spirit. California, here we come!
March 7 - 11, 2020
Blue skies and warm sunshine await you in beautiful Arizona! Panoramic mountain vistas, stately giant saguaros, famous historic landmarks and wide open spaces offer picture-perfect postcard scenes of the Southwest. Enjoy three Cubs Spring Games, the Musical Instrument Museum, Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesen West and more!
March 20 - 26, 2020
Celebrate springtime – southern style with the best of Nashville – America’s Music City and Memphis – Home of the Blues. This tour hits all the right notes as you travel the Music Road through Tennessee! Experience a live show at the Grand Ole Opry from the famous Ryman Auditorium. Walk in Elvis's footsteps as you tour Graceland, Sun Studios, and Beale Street in Memphis.
March 24 - 31, 2020
Spring is already in full bloom with gardens ablaze in color, grass and trees freshly green and warmth provided by the southern sun. This first class trip features elegant hotels, superb cuisine and variety of quality attractions. The comfortable, well-paced itinerary with periods of free time provides the perfect opportunity to fully appreciate the charm of each community.
aPRIL 3 - 8, 2020
Featuring the National Cherry Blossom Festival!
Discover our nation’s beautiful capital city during its most festive time of the year - The National Cherry Blossom Festival! Witness the pageantry of the season at the National Cherry Blossom Parade. Enjoy a guided tour of Washington D.C. Celebrate your patriot’s pride in Washington D.C. next spring!
April 19 - 23, 2020
New Orleans is one of the world's most fascinating cities. Steeped in a history of influences from Europe, the Caribbean, Africa and beyond, it's a brilliant mosaic of culture, food and music. Come down and experience one of America's most culturally and historically rich destinations with American Classic Tours and let us introduce you to all of New Orleans’ greatest charms.
April 7 - 9, 2020
Amidst the grand prairielands of central Illinois is a treasure-trove of important American historic sites…Springfield – Mr. Lincoln’s Hometown. Special feature will be a visit to the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum. This state of the art museum will carry visitors on twin journeys from a crude Indiana cabin to Ford’s Theatre and a reproduction of the House Chamber in the Old State Capitol where Lincoln’s casket lies in state.
aPRIL 21 - 28, 2020
Join us for this historic, springtime pilgrimage to America’s Mid-Atlantic Region. This getaway features a wide variety of topography from the meandering shoreline of the Chesapeake Bay to the mountainous Skyline Drive of the Shenandoah National Park. Special feature: The Virginia International Tattoo thrills audiences with an awe-inspiring spectacle of music and might featuring marching bands from all over the world.
April 25 - May 3, 2020
Make your California Dreams a reality as on this scenic journey! Discover the beauty of California’s coast as you travel on the iconic Highway 1. Explore California’s fascinating coastal cities - Los Angeles, San Francisco and Santa Barbara. Step back in time to Old California as you explore countryside ranches & wineries.
april 26 - may 2, 2020
Spring awakens the heady scents and glorious sights as blooms burst forth from a variety of flowers, and 1000 native & hybrid azaleas add pastel colors to the garden’s palette. Marvel at George Vanderbilt’s extraordinary estate which comprises 8,000 acres fashioned by landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted. Tour the castle-like mansion, America’s largest home, with 4 acres of floor space containing 65 fireplaces, 43 bathrooms, 34 bedrooms and 3 kitchens!
May 13 - 17, 2020
It’s springtime in the city! Highlights of this American Classic Tour include: 4 night stay at the lovely Sheraton Manhattan, 3 Broadway shows, guided city tour including Central Park, Fifth Avenue, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Times Square, Lower Manhattan, Rockefeller Center, 9/11 Memorial & Museum, Greenwich Village, Soho, Financial District, Wall Street, and Chinatown.
May 16 - 23, 2020
Discover the magnificent scenery of northern California at Yosemite, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks. Cross the majestic Sierra Nevada Mountains. Marvel at Yosemite’s incredibly rugged landscape of deep canyons and lofty mountains including El Capitan, Glacial Point and Half Dome. View the cascading waterfalls of Vernal, Bridal Veil and Yosemite.
mAY 19 -23, 2020
Refresh your soul this spring with a visit back to a simpler time in the heart of Amish Country in Ohio and Indiana. Meander the country backroads on a guided tour to see the neat Amish farmsteads, country schools, Amish folk in plain dress and black buggies. Savor a homemade meal in an Amish farm home. Shopping stops will feature Amish cheese, bakery, noodles, jams & jellies, quilts and more.
June 11 - 16, 2020
Experience a landmark of Victorian elegance and charm – the Grand Hotel of Mackinac Island. Listen to the harpist at afternoon tea. Unwind in a rocking chair on the magnificent porch lined with giant American flags and cheery red geraniums. Savor fine dining while a stringed ensemble provides pleasant background music. Relish the tradition of horse drawn carriage rides around the island. Dance the night away in the ballroom where the orchestra plays on and on.
June 16 - 29, 2020
Journey to the interior of Alaska to explore America’s last frontier. Marvel at majestic mountain peaks, glacial fjords, deep forests, tundra wilderness, blue waters and open skies. See grizzly bears, Dall sheep, humpback whales, sea lions, bald eagles, moose and caribou as you travel across some of Alaska’s most unfettered terrain. Discover this land of sled dogs, fur traders, gold miners, lumberjacks and unique native cultures. Join us for this magnificent adventure of a lifetime to Alaska!
July 6 - 13, 2020
Join us for the trip of a lifetime to Nova Scotia which in Jacobean Latin means “New Scotland.” The unspoiled beauty of Cape Breton Island resembles the highland country of Scotland. Travel along one of the most beautiful drives in the world - The Cabot Trail – to view the dramatic coastline where the mountains meet the sea. Nova Scotia is a rich blend of Scottish, English, Irish and Acadian traditions.
August 15 - 23, 2020
Cool off next summer with a visit to America’s Pacific Northwest featuring Washington, Oregon and northern California. Mountain vistas, scenic river gorges, cascading waterfalls, giant redwood forests and the Pacific Ocean coastline await you on this magnificent trip. Visit Seattle, Portland and San Francisco.
September 15 - 24, 2020
All aboard the Rocky Mountaineer Train for the experience of a lifetime on the ‘most spectacular train trip in the world!” As you ride in comfort, be pampered by Rocky Mountaineer’s Gold Leaf Service featuring the Bi-level Glass Dome Coach for panoramic viewing, hot gourmet breakfasts and lunches created by Executive Chefs, morning scones and afternoon wine & cheese, and exclusive outdoor viewing platform revealing a non-stop parade of glorious living postcards.
sEPTEMBER 19 - 27, 2020
Marvel at the natural beauty of the American Southwest on this exceptionally designed, well-paced trip! Take in the beauty of the Grand Canyon’s North Rim, Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon, Arches National Park, Canyonlands National Park, Monument Valley, Lake Powell, and Dead Horse State Park. Around every bend is a picture postcard scene more breathtaking than the last.
October 13 - 19, 2020
Autumn sweeps like wildfire across the beautiful state of Maine. The landscape lights up with garnet-red maples turning forests into sparkling treasure chests of color. Along the rocky Atlantic coast from Portland to Bar Harbor are charming New England scenes of seaside villages, lighthouses and lobster fisherman.