April 27 – May 4, 2018


Friday, April 27

We will enjoy coffee + doughnuts and take breaks as we travel to Lewisburg, West Virginia. We will check-in at the Fairfield Inn and dine at Food and Friends. (D)

Saturday, April 28

Breakfast is included in the Fairfield Inn. We continue our journey, later checking-in for a two-night stay at the Ramada Plaza Hotel in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina. Dinner tonight is at Peppercorns Restaurant, in the hotel. After dinner you can relax and walk along the beach at the hotel. (B, D)

Sunday, April 29

Breakfast in Peppercorns Restaurant starts a busy day of touring.

At the Wright Brothers National Memorial man first flew in 1903. This memorial tells the story of their accomplishment. At Elizabethan Garden we’ll see a recreated 16th Century formal English Garden that stands as a memorial to the first English colonists in the New World.

Tour Fort Raleigh National Historic Site, which tells the story of the first attempt to establish a permanent colony in America. See Bodie Island Lighthouse, Manteo and spend time at Jennette’s Pier, a Nag’s Head must-see. Dinner is included and we’ll stay another night at the

Ramada Plaza Resort. (B, D)

Monday, April 30

Breakfast is at Peppercorns Restaurant in the hotel before we leave. Today we will enjoy the beauty of Cape Hatteras National Seashore.and see Cape Hatteras Lighthouse.

Eating a Box Lunch, we will ferry from Hatteras to Ocracoke Island, where we’ll see

Ocracoke Lighthouse. We’ll take a relaxing ferry ride to Cedar Island. This evening we check-in for a two-night stay at DoubleTree by Hilton, in Atlantic Beach, North Carolina. Whenever there is free time, be sure to get some sand in your toes. The beach is jus out the door. (B, L, D)

Tuesday, May 1

After our buffet breakfast we will take a Double Decker Trolley Tour of Old Beaufort.

In Beaufort we will learn the history of this town, first known as “Fish Town”, and we’ll visit the Old Burying Ground. Lunch is aboard the Crystal Coast Lady as we take the “Dolphin& Wild Pony” Cruise”. At the Watercraft Center we will be able to watch the construction and restoration of wooden boats. And we’ll visit North Carolina Maritime Museum. Dinner is included this evening in our hotel. (B, L, D)

Wednesday, May 2

This morning we’ll enjoy our buffet breakfast, board our motorcoach and leave the ocean behind. Take the ”Foorsteps through History tour” in Old Salem in Winston-Salem.

After checking-in at the beautiful Graylyn Estate, we take the “Butler Tour”, dine and spend the night. (B, D)

Thursday, May 3

We start the day with a Breakfast in the estate’s restaurant. Our day includes a riding our of Winston-Salem. We’ll tour the Reynolda House Museum of American Art and visit

Reynolda Village. We continue our journey home, arriving in Daniels, West Virginia, where we are treated to dinner and overnight lodging at The Resort at Glade Springs. (B, D)

Friday, May 4

Breakfast in the The Resort at Glade Springs starts our final day of travel.

We’ll stops for lunch and breaks, including one at West Virginia’s Tamarack, and return to Evansville this evening. (B)

PLEASE NOTE:

  • Refunds in Full will be given until March 16, 2018.
  • No Refunds or Credits will be given after March 16, 2018.
  • Balance is due March 16, 2018.
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  • Be sure to wear comfortable shoes and be prepared for walking.
  • Be prepared for heat/cold, rain, etc.
  • There is no specific dress code for any of the places we will visit.
  • Please, enjoy your ice cream and milk products outside the bus.
  • Please, be courteous in using your cell phone. We will make frequent stops during which you can use them outside the bus and not bother your fellow travelers.
  • Please be seated with the person with whom you are traveling. If seats are available after everyone has boarded, you are welcome to move.
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INCLUDED IN YOUR TOUR:

Transportation; Lodging for 7 nights; 16-Meals as shown in bold print; tours and admissions as shown in bold print; related taxes, tips and baggage handling for one piece per person

Thanks for traveling to the Outer Banks of North Carolina with Lifestyle Tours!