Welcome to DIRECTIONS Saint Louis, LLC - St. Louisâ€™ premier tour company! With over 16 years of group tour and travel experience, we are ready to take you across the world, USA, or just around town! We specialize in stress-free tours to the finest destinations. Our inclusive tour packages include excellent accommodations, luxury motorcoaches, most meals and all-inclusive gratuities. Our tours are EXCLUSIVE packages. We do not outsource or buy wholesale itineraries. Enjoy our inclusive smart rates that give you more value on every tour. All of our tours provide professional, experienced, safe and courteous Tour Directors and Drivers. Our itineraries are educational, adventurous and most importantly, fun! DIRECTIONS uses only new state-of-the-art motorcoaches designed for your traveling comfort and safety. For your protection, we are a fully insured tour operator through the Berkely Group, North Americaâ€™s largest travel insurance company. In addition, we are members of the American Bus Association, United Motorcoach Association, St. Louis Convention & Visitors Commission, Missouri Travel Council and Route 66 Association of Missouri. On behalf of myself and staff, we look forward to welcoming you onboard DIRECTIONS Saint Louis! Tod DeHart / President
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September 30 - October 3, 2011 (4 days) $ 799.00 PP DBL ~ 8 Meals* Very Few Spaces Remain! New in 2011! Ride the beautiful Spirit of Peoria historic riverboat From Peoria, Illinois to the Gateway Arch! Tour Highlights include: • 3 DAYS ONBOARD THE SPIRIT RIVERBOAT (all onboard meals, narration, activities, snacks, unlimited beverages are included!) • CRUISING THE SCENIC ILLINOIS AND MISSISSIPPI RIVERS (shoreline wildlife and waterfowl, both rivers feature lock operations and crossings) • OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATIONS in Peoria, Jacksonville, and Pere Marquette Lodge • LIVE PIANO/BANJO ENTERTAINMENT AND RIVER LORE/STORY TELLING • ONBOARD MEALS INCLUDING A PRIME RIB DINNER ONE NIGHT • OLD FASHIONED HOSPITALITY • AND MORE!!! • *8 Meals: 3 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches, 2 Dinners Roll on the river with us on this exceptional cruise. Space is limited. Make sure you request a full itinerary by calling us today!
October 6 - 16, 2011 (11 days) $ 1897.00 PP DBL ~ 19 Meals* Hurry Few spaces left! New in 2011! Sit back and relax as we view great Fall Foliage and one of America’s most scenic coastlines! Tour Highlights include: • THREE NIGHTS ON THE CAPE! BAYSIDE ACCOMMODATIONS • FERRY AND TOUR OF MARTHA’S VINEYARD • 1620 PLYMOUTH ROCK, PLYMOUTH ATLANTIC COASTLINE • TOUR OF THE BREAKERS MANSION IN NEWPORT, RI • HISTORIC MYSTIC SEAPORT VILLAGE, MYSTIC, CONNECTICUT • AUTUMN FOLIAGE IN THE BEAUTIFUL ALLEGHENY MOUNTAINS • TOURING HYANNIS SEAPORT, WOODS HULL AND FALMOUTH • HERSHEY, PENNSYLVANIA & HERSHEY CHOCOLATE WORLD • CAPE COD CRANBERRY BOG & WINERY • CLAM AND LOBSTER BAKE • AND MUCH, MUCH MORE!!! • *19 Meals: 10 Breakfasts, 9 Dinners UNBEATABLE PRICE! MORE tour and attractions for the best price.
November 15 - 18, 2011 (4 days) $ 517.00 PP DBL ~ 6 Meals* Same price as 2009! Celebrate the Season in musical Branson! Four fantastic shows and Branson sightseeing! This year, a visit to Precious Moments in Carthage is a real treat! Tour Highlights include: •
FOUR GREAT SHOWS: CHRISTMAS WITH THE TWELVE IRISH TENORS HUGHES BROTHERS CHRISTMAS SHOW “SIX” CHRISTMAS SHOW BRETT FAMILY CHRISTMAS SHOW
• HISTORIC DOWNTOWN BRANSON AND THE NEW BRANSON LANDING • BRANSON FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS DISPLAY • FIRST-CLASS ACCOMMODATIONS AT THE RADISSON BRANSON • CHRISTMAS AT PRECIOUS MOMENTS PARK & CHAPEL • AND MORE! *6 Meals: 3 Breakfasts, 3 Dinners DIRECTIONS GIVES YOU MORE TOUR FOR EVERY DOLLAR!
November 12 - 17, 2011 (6 days) $ 897.00 PP DBL ~ 7 Meals* Call today Space is limited! By popular demand - Disney World in Orlando, Florida. A great time to get-a-way and experience the #1 visited attraction in the world! Motorcoach or fly to Florida! Tour Highlights include: • THREE NIGHTS IN ORLANDO AT DISNEY MAINGATE AREA HOTEL • TWO DAY DISNEY PASS FOR THE MAGIC KINGDOM AND EPCOT, OR YOUR PARK OF CHOICE! • TRANSPORTATION DAILY TO/FROM THE PARKS • ENJOY THE PARKS WITH YOUR GUIDE OR ON YOUR OWN • EVENING AT DOWNTOWN DISNEY FOR SHOPPING • DISNEY’S SPECIAL “Behind the Scenes” TOUR • FLORIDA CITRUS CENTER FOR FRESH FRUIT • TWO DINNERS INCLUDED ENROUTE • AND A LOT OF FUN! • *7 Meals: 5 Breakfasts, 2 Dinners Why not experience DISNEY with us… relax and enjoy!
November 28 - December 4, 2011 (7 days) $ 1233.00 PP DBL ~ 12 Meals* Few spaces remain - Call today! A Southern Christmas awaits you in the Carolina’s! Attractions, Scenery, Music and Fun abound in this holiday adventure. Tour Highlights include: • BILTMORE ESTATE AND MANSION CHRISTMAS TOUR • THREE NIGHTS IN MYRTLE BEACH ON THE ATLANTIC OCEAN • CAROLINA OPRY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR • BROADWAY AT THE BEACH CHRISTMAS LIGHTS DISPLAY & SHOPPING • CHARLESTON, SC HISTORIC DISTRICT AND HOME TOUR • THE PALACE THEATRE’S CHRISTMAS ON ICE SHOW • TOUR OF THE BASILICA OF ST. LAWRENCE IN ASHEVILLE • HISTORIC SEAPORT GEORGETOWN, SC • FAMOUS CHRISTMAS MOUSE HOUSE SHOP • MUCH MORE AND A WHOLE LOT OF HOLIDAY FUN! • *12 Meals: 6 Breakfasts, 6 Dinners This exciting exclusive holiday tour is sure to warm the hearts of all! Don’t Miss out… Request a full itinerary by calling us today!
December 6 - 10, 2011 (5 days) $ 869.00 PP DBL ~ 8 Meals* Join our traveling family as we head south into the Great Smoky Mountains to celebrate the season. Awesome sights, sounds and holiday cheer! Tour Highlights include: • THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK TOUR & VISITORS CENTER • THE NEW HATFIELD & McCOYS CHRISTMAS DINNER SHOW • THE NEW CHRISTMAS SHOW AT THE SMOKY MOUNTAIN OPRY THEATRE • PIGEON FORGE & GATLINBURG TOURING AND CHRISTMAS SHOPPING • THE INCREDIBLE CHRISTMAS PLACE IN PIGEON FORGE • PIGEON FORGE CHRISTMAS ILLUMINATION • DOLLYWOOD “SMOKY MOUNTAIN CHRISTMAS” FEATURING: Christmas on Ice Show, Christmas in the Smokies & Appalachian Christmas Shows, Carol of the Trees and Parade of Lights, and Dolly’s Christmas Chapel • THE SMOKY MOUNTAIN OLD MILL • AND MUCH MORE! *8 Meals: 4 Breakfasts, 4 Dinners DIRECTIONS GIVES YOU MORE TOUR FOR EVERY DOLLAR! Another great holiday Tour for an unbeatable price... Call for a full itinerary!
February 17 - 28, 2012 (by coach) February 19 - 26, 2012 (by air) Cruise again with us this winter to the warm Caribbean! Coach or fly to our Port of Call! Inside, Outside and Balcony staterooms available for our group on this elegant and less crowded brand new ship! PORTS OF CALL:
Inclusive Coach & Cruise Package: 12 days just $1665 PP DBL (inside category) Coach transportation includes four enroute hotels, taxes, Driver and Tour Director gratuities and four enroute breakfasts! Cruise includes all taxes, fuel surcharges, port charges, all onboard meals and a special group cocktail party. Call us today. Unbeatable Price, so don’t miss out!
*Flight & Cruise: 8 days (add $99 to above rate for flight/transfer)
Want to get away this winter? Join us on this warm South Florida Stay and Play vacation tour package. Spend your days as you choose - relaxing on the beach, shopping, meeting new friends, listening to music, reading or whatever you enjoy. Your DIRECTIONS Tour Director will offer optional social activities and day trips throughout your vacation. Whether you’re traveling alone or with friends and family… this leisurely vacation is sure to please! Your tropical accommodations are located directly on Ft. Lauderdale’s quiet and scenic Pompano Beach. Your luxury resort offers pools, restaurants, lounges, bars, gardens and beachfront! Everything you need is right on property. All rooms are overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. AS USUAL - ALL gratuities to Drivers and Tour Directors INCLUDED! Luxury Coach transportation includes enroute hotels, breakfasts and all gratuities. BOOK EARLY to guarantee rates! CALL FOR A FULL ITINERARY ON THIS EXCITING GET-AWAY!
March 7 - 14, 2012 (8 days) $ 1541.00 PP DBL ~ 13 Meals* Same price as 2008! GO CRAZY FOLKS… we are ready to go “root on the home team” for another spectacular year of baseball in St. Louis! Our 11th Annual Cardinal’s Spring Training Tour offers much more than just baseball! This year we will visit our nation’s oldest settlement, ST. AUGUSTINE, FL. Tour Highlights include: • ROGER DEAN STADIUM AND JUPITER, FLORIDA • BEACH COMBING ON THE ATLANTIC BEACHES • THREE (3) CARDINALS SPRING TRAINING GAMES • HISTORIC ST. AUGUSTINE TOUR AND STAY • SIGHTSEEING TOUR OF FLAGLER COLLEGE • SCENIC CRUISE OF ST. AUGUSTINE HARBOR • HISTORIC ST. AUGUSTINE LIGHTHOUSE & MUSEUM • CITRUS FARM VISIT (take some home too!) • AND MUCH MORE! * 13 Meals: 7 Breakfasts, 6 Dinners DIRECTIONS GIVES YOU MORE TOUR FOR EVERY DOLLAR! Another great Spring Training for an unbeatable price... Call for a full itinerary!
March 19 - 25, 2012 (7 days) $ 1359.00 PP DBL ~ 14 Meals* Come along and experience three of the Southeast’s most unique and quaint destinations! The gardens will be in perfect bloom along with warm breezes off the coast. Tour Highlights include: • DINNER AT THE FAMOUS PAULA DEEN’S “LADY & SONS” RESTAURANT • SAVANNAH RIVER & HARBOR CRUISE AND HISTORIC HOME DINNER/TOUR • TROLLEY TOUR OF SAVANNAH AND HISTORIC DISTRICTS • JEKYLL ISLAND BEACHES, HISTORIC DISTRICT AND MUSEUM • GEORGIA SEA TURTLE CENTER ON JEKYLL ISLAND • ST. SIMONS PLANTATION & CULTURAL TOUR • NATURALIST LED TOUR OF SCENIC ST. SIMONS ISLAND • OLD TOWN ST. SIMONS FISHING VILLAGE • ST. SIMONS LIGHTHOUSE & MUSEUM • ST. SIMONS FORT FREDERICA NATIONAL MONUMENT & HISTORIC CHRIST CHURCH • AND MORE!!! • *12 Meals: 6 Breakfasts, 6 Dinners Don’t Miss Out! Call to receive more information on this exciting NEW destination!
April 10 - 13, 2012 (4 days) only $ 998.00 PP DBL ~ 4 Meals* Tour Highlights include:
Nonstop roundtrip airfare and transfers, three nights stay at the legendary Golden Nugget Casino Resort, Las Vegas highlights tour, Downtown and the Strip, *Full group dinner, *3 Full breakfasts, luggage handling, full-time DIRECTIONS Tour Director, all gratuities and taxes! A FANTASTIC FLY-AWAY VACATION TOUR AT AN UNBEATABLE PRICE!!!
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Nonstop roundtrip airfare and transfers, four nights stay at beachside resort on the Gulf, Emerald Coast highlights tour, Shopping and sightseeing, Destin harbor sunset cruise, *Full group dinner, *4 Full breakfasts, luggage handling, full-time DIRECTIONS Tour Director, all gratuities and taxes! ESCAPE THE WINTER BLUES ON THIS DELIGHTFUL FLORIDA TOUR!!! ~ CALL TODAY - SPACE IS LIMITED ~
April 23 - 28, 2012 (6 days) $ 1134.00 PP DBL ~ 10 Meals* New in 2012! Sit back and relax as we discover Alabama’s spectacular Gulf Coast! Tour Highlights include: • THREE NIGHTS ON THE GULF COAST OF ALABAMA • MOBILE BAY FERRY CRUISE AND TOUR OF HISTORIC FORT MORGAN • BELLINGRATH GARDENS AND PLANTATION HOME • THE U.S.S. ALABAMA BATTLESHIP • GULF SHORES BEACHES AND HISTORIC FAIRHOPE VILLAGE • BRAGG-MITCHELL MANSION TOUR AND SOUTHERN LUNCHEON • RICHARD - DAR ANTEBELLUM HOME TOUR • WILDLIFE BAYOU AND DELTA CRUISE • SOUTHERN BELLE RIVERBOAT CRUISE • THE ANTEBELLUM MALAGA INN TOUR • AND MUCH, MUCH MORE!!! • *10 Meals: 5 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 4 Dinners Discover Alabama’s scenic, quiet and tranquil Gulf Coast on this exclusive tour. Request a full itinerary by calling us today!
Tour Highlights include: • NASHVILLE COUNTRY MUSIC RECORDING STUDIO TOUR • THE GRAND OLE OPRY RYMAN AUDITORIUM SHOW & BACKSTAGE TOUR • COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM • TENNESSEE CIVIL WAR HISTORY TOUR AT FORT NEGLEY • TENNESSEE STATE CAPITOL AND MUSEUM TOUR • OPRYLAND HOTEL TOUR & SHOPPING • MEMPHIS BEALE STREET & DINNER • ELVIS’ GRACELAND HOME TOUR • FAMOUS PEABODY HOTEL DUCK MARCH • CASEY JONES HISTORIC VILLAGE & LUNCH, JACKSON, TN • MEETING NEW FRIENDS AND MORE! • *6 Meals: 3 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 2 Dinners Join us on this fun tour! Request a full itinerary by calling us today!
May 14 - 18, 2012 (5 days) $ 729.00 PP DBL ~ 8 Meals* Where oh where will we go? OUR ANNUAL Spring Mystery tour sold out fast in 2011 - so reserve your space early! Destinations that DIRECTIONS has never taken you to before! Tour Highlights include: • GREAT DESTINATION & ATTRACTIONS! • THE COMPANY OF FRIENDS! • THE BEAUTY OF SPRING! • LAUGHTER AND FUN! • GREAT FOOD! • AND SO MUCH MORE (of course)! • *8 Meals: 4 Breakfasts, 4 Dinners This tour usually sells out fast... so reserve early to ensure your space.
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Discover two of the Midwest’s natural and historic hidden gems on this picturesque early Summer tour. Tour Highlights include: • TWO NIGHT STAY ON SCENIC LAKE GENEVA • SIGHTSEEING DINNER CRUISE ON LAKE GENEVA • THE DANCING HORSES THEATRE SHOW & WALTZING WATERS • LAKE GENEVA HISTORY MUSEUM • LAKE WINERY, ORCHARD AND FARM EXPERIENCE • HISTORIC VILLAGE OF GALENA, ILLINOIS • PRIVATE TROLLEY TOUR OF GALENA • TOUR OF U.S. GRANTS HOME IN GALENA • SHOPPING AND BROWSING TIME IN THE VILLAGE • SCENIC UPPER MISSISSIPPI RIVER PALISADES DRIVE • AND MORE! • *6 Meals: 3 Breakfasts, 3 Dinners
June 18 - 26, 2012 (9 days) $ 1497.00 PP DBL ~ 16 Meals* Join us on this east coast Summer adventure highlighting spectacular scenery, history and excitement! Tour Highlights include: • GUIDED PHILADELPHIA CITY TOUR • INDEPENDENCE HALL NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK & LIBERTY BELL • YACHT LUNCHEON CRUISE ON THE DELAWARE RIVER • ATLANTIC CITY BEACH AND BOARDWALK • ATLANTIC CITY ACCOMMODATIONS FOR THREE NIGHTS • WILDWOOD, NEW JERSEY BOARDWALK AND ATLANTIC SHORES • WILDWOOD 1950’S RETRO POP ARCHITECTURAL TOUR • CASINO HOPPING IN ATLANTIC CITY IF YOU CHOOSE • N.J. TRAIN FROM ATLANTIC CITY TO PHILADELPHIA • HISTORIC CAPE MAY & HEREFORD LIGHTHOUSES & MUSEUMS • COLD SPRINGS LIVING HISTORY ATTRACTION • LANCASTER AND PENNSYLVANIA DUTCH COUNTRY • PENNSYLVANIA AMISH HOME AND FARM EXPERIENCE • *16 Meals: 8 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 7 Dinners DON’T MISS OUT! THIS EXCITING TOUR DESTINATION IS NEW FOR 2012.
THE MOST SPECTACULAR TOUR VACATION TO THE CANADIAN ROCKIES FEATURING SCENIC HIGHWAYS OF MONTANA, THE DAKOTA’S & CANADA! UNBEATABLE PRICE! Tour Highlights include: • THREE NIGHTS IN BANFF, ALBERTA (The heart of the Canadian Rockies) • TOUR OF BANFF AND JASPER NATIONAL PARKS (and Visitor Centers) • CALGARY GUIDED TOUR AND WINTER OLYMPIC VENUES • COLUMBIA ICE FIELD GLACIER ADVENTURE - A REAL TREAT! • CANADIAN ROCKIES RANCH EXPERIENCE AND BRUNCH • BOW RIVER ECOLOGY SMOOTH WATER RAFTING ADVENTURE • FAMOUS LAKE LOUISE LODGE DINNER AND TOUR • SCENIC BANFF LAKE SIGHTSEEING CRUISE - Nature, Fauna and Flora! • EXPLORE THE VILLAGE OF BANFF FOR SHOPPING AND BROWSING • CUSTER’S LAST STAND NATIONAL PARK • FAMOUS WALL DRUG STORE AND SOUTH DAKOTA CORN PALACE • GREAT FALLS, MONTANA AND SIOUX FALLS, SOUTH DAKOTA SIGHTSEEING • SAAMIS TEEPEE (world’s largest teepee) HISTORICAL SITE, MEDICINE HAT • MEETING NEW FRIENDS AND MUCH MORE! • *24 Meals: 13 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 10 Dinners Join us on this tour of a lifetime. Limited space available - reserve early!
ONE OF OUR MOST REQUESTED TOURS IS BACK FOR 2012! EXPERIENCE THE WEST IN STYLE! WOW! - SAME PRICE AS 2007! Tour Highlights include: • YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK TOUR • OLD FAITHFUL GEYSER AND VISITORS CENTER • BADLANDS NATIONAL PARK TOUR AND VISITORS CENTER • GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK TOUR AND VISITORS CENTER • EXPLORING THE BLACK HILLS AND KEYSTONE, SOUTH DAKOTA • MOUNT RUSHMORE NATIONAL MONUMENT AND MUSEUM • CRAZY HORSE MONUMENT, PARK AND VISITORS CENTER • WALL, SOUTH DAKOTA / FAMOUS WALL DRUG STORE • COWBOY RANCH CHUCKWAGON DINNER AND SHOW • SOUTH DAKOTA’S CORN PALACE • BIG TEN SLEEP CANYON OF WYOMING (One of America’s most scenic drives) • FAMOUS AL’S OASIS OVERLOOKING THE MISSOURI RIVER • YELLOWSTONE LAKE AND WEST YELLOWSTONE, MONTANA • MEETING NEW FRIENDS AND MUCH MORE! • *21 Meals: 11 Breakfast, 10 Dinners Westward HO! Reserve early to ensure your reservation! Limited space available.
September 3 - 10, 2012 (8 days) $ 1387.00 PP DBL ~ 14 Meals* By popular request - America’s enchanted Southwest! Tour Highlights include: • HISTORIC OLD TOWN ALBUQUERQUE SIGHTSEEING & TOUR • THE SANDIA MOUNTAINS AND SANDIA PEAK AERIAL TRAMWAY • TAOS TOUR AND SHOPPING ALONG HISTORIC PLAZA OF TOWN • SANTA FE GUIDED TOUR AND SHOPPING - GALLERY AND ART TOUR • SAN FRANCISCO DE ASIS, RANCHOS DE TAOS • SANTA FE SOUTHERN RAILWAY EXCURSION • TAOS PUEBLO INDIAN CULTURAL CENTER AND COMMUNITY • SAN FELIPE DE NERI CHURCH IN ALBUQUERQUE • GEORGIA O’KEEFFE MUSEUM TOUR • ESTRELLA DE NORTE VINEYARDS • THE FAMOUS AND MYSTERIOUS LORETTO CHAPEL • OKLAHOMA CITY MEMORIAL AND VISITORS CENTER • DODGE CITY, KANSAS WESTERN DINNER AND SHOW • ROUTE 66 ATTRACTIONS ALONG THE WAY • AND SO MUCH MORE! • *14 Meals: 7 Breakfasts, 7 Dinners Remember to reserve early to ensure your space for this new 2012 destination!
September 17 - 26, 2012 (10 days) $ 1890.00 PP DBL ~ 14 Meals* Unbeatable Price! NEW IN 2012! Tour Highlights include: • NEW YORK CITY MANHATTAN ACCOMMODATIONS FOR TWO NIGHTS • LONG ISLAND AND THE HAMPTONS FOR TWO NIGHTS • LONG ISLAND RAILROAD EXCURSION FROM PENN STATION • CIRCLE LINE FERRY CRUISE OF NEW YORK HARBOR • FULL NEW YORK CITY SIGHTSEEING TOUR OF MANHATTAN • SUBWAY TOUR TO THE UPPER WEST SIDE OF CENTRAL PARK • THE HAMPTONS GOLD COAST MANSIONS TOUR (Three incredible mansions) • OLD WESTBURY MANSION AND GARDENS • LIGHTHOUSES AND VINEYARDS TOUR ON LONG ISLAND • FAMOUS CONEY ISLAND, NEW YORK • HISTORIC PIER 17 ON NEW YORK’S SOUTH STREET HARBOR • HERSHEY, PENNSYLVANIA AND HERSHEY CHOCOLATE WORLD • AND MUCH MORE!!! • *14 Meals: 7 Breakfasts, 7 Dinners More Tour for every dollar. Limited space on this tour so early!
PERCHERONS, PICNIC & PARKS, SEPTEMBER 20, 2011 - $72.00 A visit to Brookdale Farms outside Eureka, MO. Tour the park on comfortable country wagons and learn about these incredible horses. Enjoy a BBQ picnic and another stop at the well appointed Route 66 State Park & Museum. FALL HARVEST & FOLIAGE, OCTOBER 4, 2011 - $69.00 Comfortable hay ride at Stuckmeyers Farm & Market. Pick a pumpkin too! Lunch at beautiful Sugar Creek Golf Club. Driving tour of Lone Elk Park and foliage! APPLES AND WINE, OCTOBER 13, 2011 - $78.00 Travel the countryside to Mill’s Apple Farm in Marine, IL. Comfortable wagon ride of the orchards and shopping at the bakery. Lunch in historic Highland and foliage and wine tasting at the beautiful Hidden Lake Winery. HISTORICAL HOME TOUR, OCTOBER 27, 2011 - $73.00 Visit and tour three historical gems in the Webster Groves and Kirkwood areas. The Mudd’s Grove Home, Sappington Home and the Hawken House. We will enjoy a delicious luncheon at the Sappington House Barn. AUTUMN MYSTERY - MYSTERY - MYSTERY, OCTOBER 20, 2011 - $78.00 A new trip we have never taken you to before! Of course we will have a good time! Now filling second bus! Call now. HOLIDAY SHOPPING AT THE LAKE, NOVEMBER 9, 2011 - $87.00 Get a jump start on your holiday shopping at the Lake of the Ozarks. Free-time at Osage Beach Outlet Center and a delicious luncheon. THE AMBASSADORS OF HARMONY, DECEMBER 10, 2011 - $89.00 Encore! Encore! One of St. Louis’ most beloved holiday concerts returns to the spectacular Touhill. Enjoy a full breakfast prior to the matinee performance. HOLIDAY MYSTERY - MYSTERY - MYSTERY, DECEMBER 13, 2011 - $76.00 A new trip we have never taken you to before! Of course we will have a good time! Space fills early - call us! HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS BROADWAY MUSICAL AT THE PEABODY OPERA HOUSE, DECEMBER 16, 2011 - $89.00 See the spectacular Broadway musical production of “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” at the new Peabody (Kiel) Opera House. Enjoy a breakfast snack before the show and light lunch after the show. We will also enjoy seeing the Downtown Macy’s decorated Christmas windows and a chance to browse the store. Limited space … so please reserve early! WINTER WARM UP, JANUARY 12, 2012 - $79.00 Join us for a fun day out. Scrumptious L'école Culinaire lunch and cooking school tour, tour of the Cheshire Inn and behind the scenes tour of Powell Symphony Hall! ANNUAL VALENTINE MYSTERY, FEBRUARY 14, 2012 - $74.00 Our annual Valentine Mystery trip is back! Of course we will have a good time! Space fills early - call today!
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Single Travelers are always welcome on any of our tours! Each tour has an additional, affordable single supplement rate. Need a roommate? If there is another person looking for a roommate on the same tour - we will be happy to get you in touch with them. Just call our offices for more details on this service.
Smoky XMAS $179 FL. Stay and Play *Call Overnight Mystery $189 Cape Cod $598 Branson $135 Cruise/flight Tours *Call Albuquerque $334 Gulf Coast $238 TN Queen Cities $147
Philly/Atlantic City $332
Can. Rockies Call Great Western $587 Carolina Christmas $277 Disney *Call NYC/Hamptons *Call Galena/Geneva $197 Savannah $286 Cardinals $397
We will be happy to entertain your group with a special Tour and Travel Safety Program or a Travelogue Presentation. No group too small or large, and best of all it’s free! Book us today.
The DIRECTIONS Saint Louis Difference is noticeable before, throughout and after your tour. Here are some of the ways DIRECTIONS strives to be your first choice in travel. DIRECTIONS SAINT LOUIS TOUR DIRECTORS AND MOTORCOACH DRIVERS: Every tour and Day Trip is guided from start to finish. DIRECTIONS Saint Louis provides professional, full-time, knowledgeable guides on all of our tours. Your guide will outline each day’s activity, including the history, geography and facts about each area we visit. Your guide is also there to make sure that your tour experience is entertaining and comfortable. DIRECTIONS Saint Louis drivers are professional, safe and courteous. RELAXED TOUR SCHEDULES: DIRECTIONS Saint Louis ensures a relaxing and stress-free experience on every tour. Our tour schedules are not tiring and are not overbooked. No late hour traveling on the motorcoach is scheduled on any tour. “Stress-Free!” EXCELLENT TRANSPORTATION: DIRECTIONS Saint Louis only uses state-of-the-art motorcoaches. All of our motorcoaches are 4 years in age or less. Your onboard experience is comfortable and safe. We use American made MCI Renaissance Motorcoaches that “kneel” down to embark/debark with ease. Snack and Beverage service is provided throughout your longer travel days. Sit back and relax! TOUR MEALS AND ACCOMMODATIONS: Breakfast is always served on every overnight tour. Dinners are usually “out on the town” featuring a taste of the area you are visiting. If you have a special diet (diabetic/allergies etc.), please let us know - we will try to accommodate your needs the best we can. Your accommodations on tour are clean, safe and comfortable. All hotels are carefully selected and pre-scouted. WHAT’S INCLUDED? ALMOST EVERYTHING! All of our tours INCLUDE all taxes and gratuities! Your Tour Director and Motorcoach Driver gratuities ARE INCLUDED. All attractions, step-on guide gratuities, accommodations, meals (see itinerary), transportation, and luggage handling (one large bag per person) are INCLUDED. CANCELLATIONS/INSURANCE: Our FAIR REFUND POLICY secures you and your money! On motorcoach tours, a refund will be given for cancellations up to 72 hours prior to date of departure with a doctor’s statement (except for pre-paid tickets & events - these will be noted prior to final payment if applicable). Trip protection insurance information available upon request. Day trip refund policy: Cancellations must be received two weeks prior with a doctor’s statement. CONVENIENT PICK-UP LOCATIONS: We offer pick-ups throughout Metro St. Louis. Overnight tours: St. Charles Commuter Lot (I-70 near Cracker Barrel), Holiday Inn Southwest/Viking @ Lindbergh and Watson, and South County @ McDonald’s at I-255 / Telegraph Road. (On most overnight tours we will arrange a Metro East / Illinois Pick-up - just call us). If you need additional information on optional Home Shuttle Service - please call us for help. Day Trips: Village Square/North County, St. Charles Commuter Lot (I-70 near Cracker Barrel), Plaza Frontenac, South City Shop n’ Save (Chippewa and Weil) and South County Mall (Macy’s). DEPOSITS AND PAYMENTS: Just a $75.00 deposit covers your initial reservation on an overnight tour. Day Trips require a full payment at time of reservation. Tour final payments are not due until 45 days prior to departure. You will receive an invoice reflecting your deposit paid and final payment due date. Deposits and Day Trip Payments may be made by cash, money order or check. Final Payments may be made by cash, money order or check. All prices are based on cash payments. We do accept major credit cards on overnight tours final payment(s), however, a 3% transaction fee is added for this service. This charge comes from our credit card authorization service and is not implemented by us.
OUR COMPLIMENTARY TRAVEL SHOWS ARE A GREAT WAY TO MEET OUR STAFF AND ENJOY A TRAVELOGUE PRESENTATION ON OUR UPCOMING 2012 TOURS!
WEST ST. LOUIS METRO October 21, 2011 10:15 a.m. - at our offices located in Ballwin, Missouri SOUTH ST. LOUIS METRO October 21, 2011 - 2:00 p.m. at South County Best Western @ Meramec Bottom Road TROY, MISSOURI / WESTPLEX November 4, 2011 - 2:00 p.m. at Super 8 Troy, Missouri METRO EAST / ILLINOIS November 4, 2011 - 10:00 p.m. at Ramada Inn & Suites Fairview Heights, IL ------RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED PLEASE JUST GIVE US A CALL TO PUT YOUR NAME ON THE ATTENDANCE LIST!
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By popular request - we are taking you back to ALASKA! Tour Highlights include: • ALL AIR TRANSPORTATION AND TRANSFERS (ON LAND AND CRUISE) • ALL FIRST-CLASS HOTELS, SIGHTSEEING AND ATTRACTIONS (LAND) • FAIRBANKS GOLD MINE, NOSTALGIC RIVERBOAT CRUISE, DENALI NATIONAL PARK • HOLLAND AMERICA LUXURY RAIL JOURNEY TO DENALI AND TUNDRA WILDERNESS TOUR • SCENIC ALASKAN BYWAY TO SEWARD (LAND) • HOLLAND AMERICA LUXURY M.S. ZAANDAM CRUISE FROM SEWARD TO VANCOUVER • GLACIER BAY NATIONAL PARK SCENIC CRUISING (WHALE WATCHING) • HAINES/SKAGWAY, JUNEAU, KETCHIKAN PORT OF CALLS • FAMOUS INSIDE PASSAGE SCENIC CRUISING • TAKE CRUISE ONLY OR CRUISE/LAND ONLY FOR GREAT PRICES! • AND SO MUCH MORE! CRUISE RATES STARTING AT JUST: $2507.00 pp/dbl LAND/CRUISE: $3609.00 pp/dbl
Upcoming Tours and Day Trips for October 2011-2012