Multi-Day Tour

Southern Glamour (Summer 2018) (8 days)

Luxury Gold

Arrive In Atlanta, Cultural Capital Of The South. To Atlanta, GA, United States

Valid for Departures: 15 Sep 2018 - 22 Sep 2018

Southern Glamour (Summer 2018) (8 days)

Day 1

Arrive In Atlanta, Cultural Capital Of The South.

Day 2

Vacation Like A Vanderbuilt In Asheville.

Day 3

Charming Charleston.

Day 4

Discover Magnolia Plantation.

Day 5

St Simons Island And Jekyll Island.

Day 6

Southern Comfort In Savannah.

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
15 Sep 2018
Arrive In Atlanta, Cultural Capital Of The South.
Omni Atlanta Hotel At Cnn Center. None
On arrival at Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, you will be met and taken to your hotel. At 18:00, join your Travelling Concierge for a Welcome Dinner and a chance to get to know your travelling companions over wine and a traditional Southern meal at Mary Mac's Tearoom.(Dinner with Wine)
Day 2
16 Sep 2018
Vacation Like A Vanderbuilt In Asheville.
The Inn On Biltmore Estate, Asheville. None
Journey into Asheville, and the surrounding Blue Ridge Mountains. Step back in time to an era of refined elegance as you enjoy an after-hours guided exploration of the Biltmore Estate, a National Historic Landmark. With a Local Expert, skip the crowds to learn about America's largest home, built in 1895, and unlock the secrets of the wealthy Vanderbilt family and their famous guests.(Buffet Breakfast)
Day 3
17 Sep 2018
Charming Charleston.
Grand Bohemian Hotel Charleston, Autograph Collection. None
Head for historic Charleston, a city rich in southern charm, and enjoy a horse-drawn carriage ride along a trail of antebellum mansions. Be treated to a special evening at The Governor Thomas Bennett House. Learn all about 'lowcountry' food with your host, Chef Annie Mayo, followed by a savoury dinner with wine and a riveting performance by local musicians.(Buffet Breakfast / Dinner with Wine)
Day 4
18 Sep 2018
Discover Magnolia Plantation.
Grand Bohemian Hotel Charleston, Autograph Collection. None
Delve into the true southern plantation lifestyle at Magnolia Plantation and Gardens. Enjoy a private demonstration with a maker of the famous Charleston Sweetgrass Baskets. Learn the history of the baskets and their place in Charleston history; it's easy to see why these unique handicrafts are an indulgence. Join a guided tram ride of the extensive grounds and visit the beautiful main house.(Buffet Breakfast)
Day 5
19 Sep 2018
St Simons Island And Jekyll Island.
The Westin Jekyll Island. None
In the morning, stop in Beaufort before continuing to the idyllic St Simons Island - an exclusive hideaway of white sand beaches, moss-draped oaks and golden marshlands. Continue island hopping to your resort on Jekyll Island. In the evening, enjoy a superb Highlight Dinner with wine and majestic ocean views on the verandah of your beachfront resort.(Buffet Breakfast / Dinner with Wine)
Day 6
20 Sep 2018
Southern Comfort In Savannah.
Hyatt Regency On The River, Savannah. None
Embark on a guided tram ride of this unspoiled barrier island before returning to the mainland. Move on to Savannah, the oldest city in the state of Georgia where a Local Expert awaits to show you the Cathedral of St John the Baptist and Monterey Square. In the evening, join Marcia Thompson, third generation owner of the famous Mrs. Wilkes Dining Room, at her private home for a cocktail and a bit of warm, Southern hospitality. Next, you are escorted to a private dinner at her restaurant, founded by her late grandmother, Sema Wilkes.(Buffet Breakfast / Dinner)
Day 7
21 Sep 2018
Savannah, GA United States
Hyatt Regency On The River, Savannah. None
Meet the docent and embark on a private exploration of the Owens-Thomas House, considered one of America's finest examples of English Regency architecture. Take in the sights on a classic trolley ride through historic Savannah to discover 21 historic squares, incredible architecture and luxuriant tree canopy. In the evening, enjoy a Farewell Celebration Dinner with wine, at the River House, an iconic, 18th century restored, cotton warehouse.(Buffet Breakfast / Dinner with Wine)
Day 8
22 Sep 2018
Atlanta, GA United States
None None
Bid farewell as you are transferred back to Atlanta International Airport, or alternatively, continue to the Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center to extend your stay.(Buffet Breakfast)

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Description

Like a chapter out of ‘Gone With the Wind,’ this romantic journey showcases historic antebellum plantations, exclusive island resorts and the sultry romance of Charleston and Savannah. Learn about the region’s tumultuous history from Local Experts and experience the charms of southern hospitality.

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