Join us on our winter getaway to sunny California’s waterfront Long Beach and desert-centered Palm Springs. For three luxurious nights we stay at the iconic and historic cruise ship, the Queen Mary, permanently moored in Long Beach. The well-located Palm Springs Hilton provides us with three beautiful nights as well. The many highlights of this tour include: a behind-the-scenes walking tour of the Queen Mary; a visit to an animal rescue center; a special exhibition of Diana, Princess of Wales; a day trip ferry ride to Catalina Island with tour included; a visit to the world famous 120-acre Huntington Gardens & Villa with its spectacular 16 gardens; a narrated Celebrity Homes tour in the “playground of the stars”, Palm Springs; a ride and lunch on the largest rotating tramway in the world, the Palm Springs Tramway; a tour of the unique Cabot’s Pueblo—a large Hopi-style pueblo containing artworks and artifacts of the Native American cultures; a covered wagon ride with a naturalist; a cowboy dinner in the desert; a hearty lunch at Callahan’s Mountain Lodge; 15 meals, taxes, gratuities; and a lot more. Call for a detailed itinerary.
9 days/8 nights
Double $2489 // Single $3272 // Triple $2289