Posey County Council on Aging presents…
Spotlight on San Antonio Holiday
December 1 – 5, 2019
5 Days ● 5 Meals: 3 Breakfasts, 2 Dinners
Book By May 31, 2019 & Save $150 Per Person:
Double $2,349; Double $2,199*
Single $2,749; Single $2,599;
Triple $2,319; Triple $2,169
For bookings made after May 31, 2019 call for rates.
Included in Price: Round Trip Air from Evansville Regional Airport, Air Taxes and Fees/Surcharges, Hotel Transfers
Not included in price: Cancellation Waiver and Insurance of $110 per person
* All Rates are Per Person and are subject to change, based on air inclusive package from EVV
**Alternate gateways are available upon request.
IMPORTANT CONDITIONS: Your price is subject to increase prior to the time you make full payment. Your price is not subject to increase after you make full payment, except for charges resulting from increases in government-imposed taxes or fees. Once deposited, you have 7 days to send us written consumer consent or withdraw consent and receive a full refund. (See registration form for consent.)
Single-hotel Stays: Unpack just once and explore the world’s most iconic cities during Spotlights’ single-hotel stays. The leisurely pace offers you the chance to get to know these destinations like a local. Must-see cultural highlights are always included, plus there’s plenty of time to explore independently, creating your own unique adventure.
- Discover the German settlement of Fredericksburg set in the Hill Country.
- Experience El Mercado, the Mexican Marketplace
- Cruise the Paseo del Rio and admire festive holiday decorations along the River Walk.
- Visit the Alamo where a battle was fought and men made the ultimate sacrifice to defend their freedom and the Republic of Texas.
- Tour San Antonio with an expert local guide.
- Visit the LBJ Ranch, birthplace of the 36th President of the United States.
- Enjoy the local flavors of Texas at a dinner in a restored convent in the King William Historic District.
- Delight in the presence of your travel companions at a festive farewell dinner in the Pearl District neighborhood.
Highlights: Mission San Jose, The Alamo, LBJ Ranch, Fredericksburg, Choice of South Texas Heritage Center or San Antonio Botanical Gardens, El Mercado, Paseo del Rio Cruise
Day 1: Sunday, December 1, 2019 San Antonio, Texas - Tour Begins Welcome to the “American Venice.” Historic missions, River Walk restaurants, Spanish architecture and a beautiful river centerpiece make this a truly remarkable city. The sights and sounds of the holiday celebrations are sure to immerse you in the spirit of the season as you stroll along the San Antonio River, illuminated by festive decorations. This evening, get to know your fellow travelers at a welcome reception.
Day 2: Monday, December 2, 2019 San Antonio Your day begins with a fascinating tour of San Antonio with a local guide. History and culture abound with a visit to two UNESCO World Heritage sites. Visit the Mission San Jose, the second mission established by Fray Antonio Margil de Jesus in 1720. Then it’s on to visit one of America’s most historic sites, the Alamo, which played a critical role in the Texas Revolution. People worldwide continue to remember the Alamo as a heroic struggle against impossible odds – a place where men made the ultimate sacrifice for freedom. This afternoon, get acquainted with the River Walk or spend more time exploring the Alamo at your leisure. This evening, enjoy the local flavors of Texas during dinner in the King William Historic District at a restored convent. (B, D)
Day 3: Tuesday, December 3, 2019 San Antonio - Stonewall - Fredericksburg - San Antonio Journey to Stonewall and enjoy a visit to the LBJ Ranch, birthplace of the 36th President of the United States, Lyndon B. Johnson. On your tour of the ranch you will view the “Texas White House” and learn about living in the Texas Hill Country. Continue to the heart of the rural Hill Country and the German settlement of Fredericksburg. The holiday season is a fabulous time to visit with its seasonal festivities and decorations flavored by German heritage. Enjoy the evening at leisure to explore San Antonio’s beautiful River Walk. (B)
Day 4: Wednesday, December 4, 2019 San Antonio This morning, it’s your choice! Visit the South Texas Heritage Center at the Witte Museum, an interactive museum dedicated to sharing the stories of San Antonio’s people and the land that has shaped their lives -OR- explore the 33-acre grounds of the San Antonio Botanical Gardens with expansive rose gardens, conservatory with tropical vegetation, and the Texas Native Trail showcasing ecosystems from the diverse regions of the state. Next, browse for one-of-a-kind goods at El Mercado, the Mexican Marketplace. Tonight, enjoy dinner in San Antonio’s Pearl District, a revitalized area that was once the home of the Pearl Brewery. After dinner you’ll be surrounded by holiday cheer during a riverboat ride on the Paseo del Rio. Gaze up at the towering cypress trees adorned with millions of twinkling lights as the narrated cruise takes you along the San Antonio River Walk. (B, D)
Day 5: Thursday, December 5, 2019 San Antonio - Tour Ends San Antonio’s natural beauty, history, cuisine, people, and music create wonderful holiday memories.
Itinerary at a glance
Days 1 – 4 Omni La Mansion del Rio, San Antonio,Texas
On some dates alternate hotels may be used.
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