Project Description

A Glorious Christmas

Single Occupancy

$1029per person

Double Occupancy

$849per person

This trip provides plenty of holiday spirit as we encounter the wonder at Christmas at the ARK, the Smoky Mountain Opry in Pigeon Forge and a Gaylord Opryland Christmas in Nashville!


Double Occupancy – $849 Per Person
Single Occupancy – $1,029 Per Person

TRIP# 13525


  • Christmas at the Smoky Mountain Opry
  • KY Artisan Center, Berea KY
  • Christmas Time at the Ark
  • ICE! at Opryland
  • Delta Riverboat Christmas
  • Cruise at the Opryland Resort
  • Christmas Dinner Show starring Trace Adkins


  • Roundtrip Motorcoach Transportation

  • 3 night’s lodging

  • 6 Meals: 1 Breakfast, 3 Dinners

  • All Tours and Admissions Listed

Meet your fellow travelers and head north to Pigeon Forge, TN for a one-night stay. Enjoy lunch on your own en route. Upon arrival, check into hotel, where we’ll be greeted with cookies and hot chocolate. Next, we indulge in a delicious dinner at the Applewood Farmhouse Restaurant before taking our seats for Christmas at the Smoky Mountain Opry, featuring flying sugar plum fairies, soaring angels, dancing elves, enchanted reindeer, Jolly Ol’ Saint Nick and most importantly, the celebration of the birth of Christ with the area’s largest living nativity. After the show we return to our hotel for the evening. D

After breakfast at the hotel, we check out and make our way to Georgetown, KY. We’ll stop at the Kentucky Artisan Center in Berea “Everything is made in Kentucky” KY to grab lunch on your own and use free time for Christmas shopping. We then depart for Georgetown, KY, check into our hotel, and freshen up before heading to Christmas Time at the Ark. Upon arrival, enjoy a Christmas dinner buffet in Emzera’s Kitchen before beginning an unforgettable evening of festive lights, ice skating, and shopping at the life-size Noah’s ark. Take in the remarkable view of Noah’s Ark, the lake and the gardens, illuminated in a sea of rainbow-colored lights. You’ll also have time to warm up inside and explore the Ark Encounter itself. Observe exhibits about the Flood, Noah, and the animals designed to answer your questions about the biblical account of Noah’s Ark. After an exciting day we return to our hotel for a good night’s sleep. B D

After breakfast we check out and depart for “Music City USA” – Nashville, TN. We visit the Gaylord Opryland Hotel to see ICE!, a story told through hand-carved interactive ice sculptures and displays made from over 2 million pounds of ice. Check into the legendary Opryland Resort before boarding the Delta Riverboat Christmas Cruise. Explore the 12 Days of A Country Christmas on this festive cruise floating down the quarter mile-long river winding through the resort’s Delta Atrium. You are free to explore the beautiful Holiday Décor until we meet again for our Christmas Dinner in the Grand Ballroom. Last but not least, join the multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning Country superstar Trace Adkins, as he entertains us with Christmas standards, Celtic classics and a few of his favorite things! B D

Enjoy a full hot breakfast in the Opryland Restaurant this morning before we begin our journey home after a glorious trip filled with fun, music, Christmas Cheer and new friendships we made along the way! We’ll break for rest stops and lunch on your own en route to home. B