Ark Encounter, Greenbrier Resort & Biltmore Estate2018-08-16T10:43:23+00:00

Project Description

Ark Encounter, Greenbrier Resort & Biltmore Estate

Single Occupancy

$1,095per person

Double Occupancy

$855per person

Explore the Ark Encounter – the most authentic reconstruction of Noah’s Ark built according to the dimensions of the bible. Continue to Sulphur Springs West Virginia and check into the Greenbrier, America’s resort. Located amid the breathtaking mountains of West Virginia, The Greenbrier is a National Historic Landmark and world-class resort that has been welcoming guests from around the world since 1778. Step into a bye gone age by joining the Candlelight Tour of the beautiful Biltmore Estate.

PRICE

Double Occupancy – $855 Per Person

Single Occupancy – $1,095 Per Person

TRIP# 12246

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The Ark Encounter
  • The Greenbrier Resort
  • Biltmore Candlelight Tour
  • Dinner at Deerpark Inn
  • Biltmore Winery
  • Shopping in Asheville

INCLUDED

  • Roundtrip Transportation

  • 3 Nights’ Lodging

  • 5 Meals – 3 Breakfasts, 2 Dinners

  • Kelly Tours Escort

  • All taxes, baggage handling and travel arrangements

Join your Kelly Tours luxury coach and tour escort and travel north through Tennessee and into Kentucky and the town of Georgetown KY. Plenty of rest stops and a stop for lunch (on own) in route. Check into your hotel and enjoy an included dinner. D

After breakfast at the hotel, travel to Williamstown, KY and explore the new Ark Encounter. On July 7, 2016, this life-size Ark, one of the major Christian outreaches of this era, opened to the public in Williamstown, KY. This huge ship will take visitors on a very special voyage. Experience the most authentic reconstruction of Noah’s Ark, built according to the dimensions in the Bible. Get an idea of what it was like in Noah’s day and learn answers to questions about the Ark and Flood. We then continue to Sulphur Springs West Virginia and check into the Greenbrier, America’s resort. Located amid the breathtaking mountains of West Virginia, The Greenbrier is a National Historic Landmark and world-class resort that has been welcoming guests from around the world since 1778. The natural mineral springs that drew the first guests over 235 years ago continue to lure visitors to the 11,000-acre luxury retreat today. With a guest list that includes 27 of our country’s 45 Presidents, America’s Resort has long been a favorite destination of royalty, celebrities, business leaders and now you! The rest of the evening is free to enjoy the resorts amenities and enjoy dinner (on own) at one of the 8 restaurants on site.B

After a sumptuous included Breakfast, join your guide for a tour of the declassified Bunker at The Greenbrier; a must-see experience that takes you behind the scenes and walks you through a fascinating period in the resort’s history. Carved deep into the mountainside beneath the West Virginia Wing is an emergency Cold War fallout shelter. Once a top-secret U.S. government relocation facility for Congress, The Bunker is now open to anyone interested in reliving a legendary piece of The Greenbrier history. Free time for lunch before we continue to Asheville NC. Check into the hotel Upon arrival check into your hotel, before stepping into a bye gone age by joining the Candlelight Tour of the beautiful Biltmore Estate. Built as a retreat for the Vanderbilt’s, this French-Chateau decks her halls with exquisite décor during the Christmas season, adds a touch of candlelight, which turns the entire estate into a holiday wonderland, complete with special Yuletide musical performances. Then indulge in a magnificent holiday feast at the Deerpark Inn. B D

After Breakfast we return to the estate in order to explore the grounds and the estates winery, then visit downtown Asheville with lunch on your own. Return home this evening.B