Myrtle Beach, Charleston and More

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If you are enchanted by the history and elegance of some of the South’s beautifully preserved cities, this vacation is for you. Overnight in the Grand Lady of the South, Charleston, spend three nights in Myrtle Beach with its glorious stretch of coastline, overnight in Asheville with its Appalachian past and finally in Nashville, whose roots are proudly country.

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Highlights:

  • 15 Meals
  • Charleston City Tour
  • 3 nights Oceanfront Property in Myrtle Beach
  • Alabama Theatre
  • Free Day to enjoy Beach & Shopping
  • Legends in Concert
  • Brookgreen Gardens
  • TCO Show
  • Asheville City Tour
  • Biltmore Mansion
  • Johnny Cash Museum
  • Cash Family Member Entertainment
  • George Jones Museum
  • Moderate Physical Activity

Itinerary

Day 1
A great day of new friendships and laughter carries us to Dalton, Georgia for the night.

Day 2
This morning we depart for Charleston, where we have a Meet and Greet at the Visitors Center and free time to enjoy the City Market. We check into our hotel and then go to dinner at the Charleston Crab House. So relax and enjoy “Southern seafood and a darn good time!”
Included Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 3
This morning we depart for a local city tour of Charleston. We enjoy lunch at River Oak Cottage, ranked as one of the state’s top tea rooms, at the Hopsewee Plantation. After lunch we explore the home from top to bottom, room to room. Now, it is time to depart Charleston and head for Myrtle Beach. We check into our ocean-front hotel where we enjoy the fabulous views of the Atlantic Ocean and all the familiar comforts of home. You will have free time to walk on the beach before we head to dinner at Thoroughbred’s Steakhouse. After dinner we attend the Alabama Theatre.
Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4
Today is a free day to enjoy the beach, go shopping or just relax. Dinner this evening is included at the Giant Crab. From the minute you see the Giant Crab, you know it’s not just another all-you-can-eat seafood buffet. Sit back and enjoy the entertainment at Legends in Concert’s state-of-the-art theater, located conveniently in the heart of Myrtle Beach at Broadway at the Beach.
Included Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 5
Our schedule this morning takes us to Brookgreen Gardens, the world’s largest outdoor collection of American sculptures, set in a beautiful garden featuring 1,600 species of plants. Lunch will be included on the grounds of the beautiful Gardens. We have a show by a Gullah performer, author, and historian. Dinner this evening is at The Chesapeake House and then we attend the TCO Show, a Calvin Gilmore Production. If you see only one show…this is the one! The TCO show has for nearly 30 years been thrilling Myrtle Beach visitors. Return to the hotel for a good night’s rest.
Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6
Today we leave the beautiful beach behind and travel through the South Carolina up-country into North Carolina to Asheville. A local guide gives us a tour of Asheville. After our tour we visit the incredible Biltmore Estates, built on a site of 8,000 acres with 35 acres of formal gardens. Our lunch is at the Biltmore Estates’ own Deerpark Restaurant. We tour the home and gardens before checking into our hotel, where you can refresh before dinner on your own.
Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 7
Today we travel over the Great Smoky Mountains and through the state of Tennessee into Nashville. Our group meets a local guide and visits the Johnny Cash Museum, where we enjoy the Cash experience, including a tour of the Museum. Following the tour we will enjoy a performance by a Cash family member. You will have time for a “Meet & Greet” for photos and autographs. We enjoy a tour of the George Jones Museum, followed by dinner at the restaurant. Check into the hotel for a good night’s rest.
Included Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 8
Bid a fond farewell to Charleston, Myrtle Beach, Asheville and Nashville with wonderful memories of some of the South’s most beautiful cities.
Included Meals: Breakfast

Note: Special cancellation policies apply.

Departing From:
Decatur, Springfield, Litchfield, Pontoon Beach, Hazelwood, South County, Fairview Heights, Nashville, Mt. Vernon, Marion, Paducah, Cape Girardeau, Evansville