A Mountain Spring in North Carolina

April 15 - 21, 2018 - 7 Days

Welcome the colors of spring at the Biltmore Estate’s annual Festival of Flowers. 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! Enjoy a  4-night night stay of Vanderbilt hospitality at the Biltmore Estate’s new Village Hotel located on the beautiful grounds of the Biltmore Estate near Asheville NC.  Stroll the colorful gardens, tour Biltmore Winery, and shop at Antler Hill Village. 

Tour Highlights

  • The Biltmore Estate
  • 4-Night Stay at the Biltmore Estate's Village Hotel
  • Blue Ridge Mountain scenery
  • Asheville City Tour
  • Lake Lure Cruise
  • Legendary Chimney Rock scenic overlook
  • Great Smoky Mountain Railroad
  • Kentucky Horse Park & Parade of Breeds
  • Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Whats Included?

  • Deluxe motorcoach transportation
  • 6 nights deluxe hotel accommodations
  • 14 meals: 6 breakfasts, 3 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 Insurance: Trip cancellation & interruption, emergency medical & transportation & luggage insurance

Day 1

Lunch in Indianapolis, IN. Dinner at Holly Hill Inn ca 1845, Midway, KY. Arrive at the Hilton Garden Inn, Georgetown, KY for one night.

Day 2

Breakfast at hotel. Tour Kentucky Horse Park, Lexington. Horsedrawn wagon tour, Hall of Champions and watch the Parade of Breeds. Dinner at Stoneridge. Enjoy gracious hospitality at the Village Hotel on Biltmore Estate during a relaxing 4 night stay. Nestled in the beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains of Asheville, North Carolina your charming guestroom will be an easy stroll from outdoor activities, the Winery at Biltmore, shopping at Antler Hill Village at Biltmore, and distinctive restaurants.

Day 3

Breakfast at hotel. Visit the Biltmore Estate. This extraordinary estate comprises 8,000 acres fashioned by landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted. Blooms burst forth during the Festival of Flowers - including thousands of daffodils, tulips, flowering tress & shrubs and 1,000 native & hybrid azaleas. Tour the amazing mansion built by George Vanderbilt. The Biltmore estate is America’s largest home with 65 fireplaces, 43 bathrooms, 34 bedrooms & 3 kitchens. Leisure time at the hotel and Antler Hill Village. Dinner at Season’s at Highland Lake Inn.

Day 4

Breakfast at hotel. Guided tour of Asheville. Glamour on Board Exhibit: award winning costumes from the movie Titanic. Lake Lure Cruise surrounded by mountains. Visit legendary Chimney Rock Park for stunning panoramic views. Dinner at Pack’s Tavern.

Day 5

Breakfast at hotel. Board the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad train excursion through the mountains of western North Carolina. Enjoy box lunch at scenic Nantahala River Gorge. Free evening at hotel.

Day 6

Breakfast at hotel. Scenic mountainous travel. Arrive at Drury Inn, near Cincinnati, OH. Enjoy manager's cocktail reception. Dinner at popular Montgomery Boathouse on the Ohio River.

Day 7

Breakfast at hotel. Visit Indianapolis Motor Speedway & Museum. Lunch in Indianapolis, IN.


LET'S GET GOING

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.

DOUBLE OCCUPANCY: $2498.00 

SINGLE OCCUPANCY: $3049.00

To make a reservation call 800-666-0358 or email us at kjung@amclassictours.com. 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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