America's Awe-Inspiring Mid-Atlantic

8 Days

Join us for this unique, historic, springtime pilgrimage to America’s Mid-Atlantic Region. This scenic getaway features a wide variety of topography from the meandering shoreline of the Chesapeake Bay to the Atlantic Ocean to the mountainous Skyline Drive of the Shenandoah National Park. This trip includes a special feature: The Virginia International Tattoo — long regarded as the most patriotic of the world’s great tattoos — thrills audiences year after year with an awe-inspiring spectacle of music and might featuring marching bands from all over the world. 

What's Included?

  • Round trip airfare on regularly scheduled flights
  • Transportation to/from Chicago airport
  • Luggage fee at airport for one compliant bag per flight.
  • Deluxe motorcoach transportation
  • 7 nights deluxe hotel accommodations
  • 13 meals: 7 breakfasts, 1 lunches, 5 dinners
  • All taxes, gratuities (including driver & tour director) & luggage handling
  • All attractions, sightseeing tours & admission charges
  • Services of an experienced American Classic tour director
  • Travel Guard Trip Insurance: Trip cancellation & interruption, emergency medical & transportation & luggage insurance

Tour Highlights

  • Colonial Williamsburg
  • Monticello
  • Mt. Vernon
  • Jamestown
  • Yorktown
  • Ft. Mchenry
  • Annapolis
  • U.S. Naval Academy
  • Virginia Beach
  • Shenandoah National Park
  • Washington D.C.
  • Virginia International Tattoo


Breakfast at the hotel. Embark on a guided tour of the historic town of Jamestown. Take a step back in time and experience the fascinating Colonial Williamsburg. Feast on a savory dinner at the historic Kings Arm Tavern in Colonial Williamsburg.


Breakfast at the hotel. Explore Thomas Jefferson's Monticello on a guided tour. Discover the beauty of Shenandoah National Park on a the scenic Skyline Drive. Arrive at Skyland Resort in Shenandoah National Park for a 1-night stay. 


Enjoy breakfast at the Skyland Resort. Visit George Washington's Mt. Vernon home. Arrive at the extravagant Gaylord National Resort for a 1-night stay. The Gaylord National Resort is home to a giant indoor, a 19-story glass atrium, a beautiful waterfront view of the Potomac River and luxurious amenities.  


Breakfast at the Gaylord National Resort. See the Capitol building, the White House, the Jefferson Memorial, the Lincoln Memorial, and much more on a guided tour of Washington D.C. Flight to Chicago. 



Fly from Chicago to Baltimore. Visit Fort McHenry - the place where the National Anthem was written. Eat a gourmet dinner at Bobrook's Restaurant on the bay. Arrive at the luxurious Loews Hotel in Annapolis for a 2-night stay.


Eat breakfast at the Loews Hotel. See the United States Naval Academy on a guided tour of the historic town of Annapolis. Enjoy lunch aboard a scenic cruise on the Chesapeake Bay. Have a classic east coast dinner at Mike's Crab House. 


Breakfast at the Loews Hotel. Visit the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum & the charming town of St. Michael's. Enjoy a scenic drive to Virginia Beach. Cross the majestic Chesapeake Bay Bridge with views of the Bay & Atlantic Ocean. Arrive at the DoubleTree Hotel, Virginia Beach for a 1-night stay. Attend the Virginia International Tattoo with over 1500 performers! View military bands, drill teams, bagpipers, celtic dancers, choirs and more from around the globe to create a spectacular performance.


Breakfast at the DoubleTree Hotel. Tour Old Cape Henry Lighthouse & First Landing Cross on the Atlantic Ocean. Step back in time on a guided tour of Yorktown Battlefield. Arrive at the Williamsburg Woodlands Hotel for a 2-night stay. Dinner at the hotel.


Special Feature: The Virginia International Tattoo

In 2017 the Virginia International Tattoo will be home to over 1500 performers including military bands, bagpipers, celtic dancers, drill teams, choirs, and drummers from countries across the world. This one-of-a-kind event combines music, military, and the arts to create an absolutely unforgettable experience. 



Your plane ticket is purchased, your hotel rooms are reserved, your dinners are arranged, tip and tax are pre-paid, your trip is insured, your tickets to entertainment and attractions are purchased, your escort is ready, 

all that is left.....IS YOU.



To make a reservation call 800-666-0358 or email us at We hope you will join us on this world-class trip and join our amazing community of travelers. You'll love it, we guarantee it.


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