Excursions


Excursions

Are you longing to travel and see new and historic places throughout the world? FRRPD has partnered up with Premier World Discover and has a variety of trips that would be just what you are looking for. Below are featured trips that we are offering however, Premier offers trips to almost any place imaginable so if there is a place you would like to travel that isn’t listed stop by our office today to check out all the fabulous trips that they are offering, this includes excursions and day and weekend trips. Questions? Please contact Nina for more information.
To register for one of our excursions we highly recommend registering early as you will get the best rates and secure your spot as these great trips fill up fast! Make an appointment with Nina by calling (530) 533-2011 or emailing nina@frrpd.com to get registered today. Deposits are due several months in advance- don’t forget to register early!

2018 TRIPS:

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Rome & the Country Roads of Tuscany
Dates                         Tour Rate
11/6-11/15, 2018       *$3595 per person double occupancy (+550 single supplement)
*After booking discount deducted- see trip flyers for details. Deposit ($300) early to hold your space final payment due date is 75 days prior to departure.

Join us to Rome & Country Roads of Tuscany. Highlights include touring: 5 nights in Tuscany- Montecatini- Terme, 2 nights in Rome, Siena, San Gimignano, Tuscany Winery Visit & Tasting, Florence City Tour, Academy Gallery- Statue of David, & the Leaning Tower of Pisa, Lucca, Assisi, Rome City Tour, & St. Peter’s Basilica. Inclusions: Roundtrip Airfare & Transfers to – Sacramento International Airport (SMF), professional tour director, 10 Meals (7 breakfasts & 3 Dinners), Motor Coach Transportation, comprehensive sightseeing, hotel transfers and baggage handling.

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Branson, Memphis & Nashville
Dates                         Tour Rate
10/31-11/9, 2018       *$2895 per person double occupancy (+800 single supplement)
*After booking discount deducted- see trip flyers for details. Deposit ($300) early to hold your space final payment due date is 75 days prior to departure.

Enjoy the 9-day America’s Musical Heritage experience at Branson, Memphis & Nashville. Day 1: Arrive in St. Louis. Day 2: St. Louis- Branson, enjoy a St. Louis City Tour then travel to Branson. Day 3: Branson. Day 4: Branson City Tour featuring the College of Ozarks and the downtown waterfront. Day 5: Branson- Little Rock- Memphis. Visit Presidential Library & Museum featuring replicas of the Oval Office and the Cabinet Room. Later arrive in Memphis, Tennessee for a 2-night stay. Day 6: Memphis, enjoy a Memphis City Tour, visit the National Civil Rights Museum. Day 7: Memphis- Nashville, Arrive at the amazing and renovated Gaylord Opryland Resort to begin a 2-night stay. Day 8: Enjoy a Nashville City Tour to see the Parthenon (replica), Country Music Hall of Fame topped with a dinner at Nightlife Dinner Theatre. Day 9: Nashville- Home. Includes: 13 meals, 8 breakfasts, 5 dinners.

Fall Colors & Lighthouse of the Great Lakes 
Dates                       Tour Rate
9/20-9/29, 2018       *$2850 per person double occupancy (+800 single supplement)
*After booking discount deducted- see trip flyers for details. Deposit ($300) early to hold your space final payment due date is 75 days prior to departure.

Enjoy the Fall Colors & Lighthouses of the Great Lakes. This is a 9 day
experience you want to be a part of. Day 1: Arrive to Chicago, “the Windy City”. Day 2: Chicago City Tour. Day 3: Chicago- Grand Rapids. Day 4: Grand Rapids- Mackinac Island, board a ferry and cross the Straits of Mackinac and arrive on the island for a 2 night stay. Day 5: Today experience a Mackinac Island Carriage Tour. Day 6: Mackinac Island- Michigan’s Upper Peninsula- Green Bay. Day 7: Green Bay- Door County- Green Bay. Check into your Green Bay hotel for a 2 night stay. Day 8: Green Bay- Wisconsin Dells- Milwaukee. Day 9: Milwaukee- Chicago. Inclusions: 13 meals (8 breakfasts, 1 lunch & 4 dinners).

EXCLUSIVE 2019 TRIPS:

New Orleans & Cajun Country
Dates                       Tour Rate
3/17-3/24, 2019        *2525 per double occupancy (+700 single supplement)
*After booking discount deducted- see trip flyers for details. Deposit ($300) early to hold your space final payment due date is 75 days prior to departure.

Join us to New Orleans & Cajun Country! Day 1: Arrive to New Orleans, be sure to enjoy “The Quarter” filled with fabulous restaurants and jazz clubs. Day 2: Enjoy a French Quarter Walking Tour, visit the famous Café du Monde, later board the Steamboat Natchez. Day 3: New Orleans City Tour, visit the Garden District & enjoy a dinner with you fellow travelers at the famous School of Cooking. Day 4: Travel to the capital of Louisiana, Baton Rouge. Stop at the New State Capitol Building, visit the Louisiana State Museum and top it off with a southern experience with an Antebellum Mansion Dinner and Tour the Natchez area.  Day 5:  This morning enjoy a Natchez Area Tour then visit another beautiful Natchez Antebellum Mansion. Experience this afternoon going on an eerie Bayou Cruise, a true Louisiana experience. Day 6: Today discover Cajun Country! Visit the Jean Lafitte Cultural Center, later visit Vermillionville. Travel to Avery Island for a Tabasco Factory Tour & enjoy your Farewell Dinner hosted at Pont’s Breaux’s, famous for its Cajun cuisine and sounds. Day 7:Today depart Lafayette, New Orleans with wonderful memories of you visit.

Colorado Rockies, Rails & Western National Parks
Dates                       Tour Rate
6/16-6/24, 2019       *2875 per double occupancy (+1000 single supplement)
*After booking discount deducted- see trip flyers for details. Deposit ($300) early to hold your space final payment due date is 75 days prior to departure.

Enjoy the Colorado Rockies, Rails & Western National Parks for 9 days! Day 1: Upon arrival in Denver, meet your tour director and fellow travelers for a Welcome Dinner. Day 2: Travel northwest of Denver to Rocky Mountain National Park, later travel through the scenic Colorado Rockies and arrive in Grand Junction. Day 3: Grand Junction- Canyonlands & Arches National Park. Stop at Dead Horse Point State Park for an amazing view of the Colorado River. Day 4: Journey south to Silverton, scluded in a mountain valley at an elevation of 9,318 feet. Arrive in historic Durango for a two night stay. Day 5: This morning visit Mesa Verde National Park, venture out on the Mesa Top Loop Road which winds around overlooks to see some of the 4,000 ruin sites including 600 cliff dwellings. Day 6: Travel east to Great Sand Dunes National Park, Visitor Center & the Colorado Springs. Day 7: Colorado Springs- Pikes Peak Cog Railway- U.S. Air Force Academy- Cadet Chapel. Day 8: Colorado Springs- Royal Gorge Train- Farewell Dinner. Day 9: Transfer to the Denver Airport for your flight home with wonderful memories of your travel experience

Black Hills, Badlands & Legends of the West
Dates                       Tour Rate
9/4-9/11, 2019      *2825 per double occupancy (+750 single supplement)
*After booking discount deducted- see trip flyers for details. Deposit ($300) early to hold your space final payment due date is 75 days prior to departure.

Enjoy the 9-day adventure to the Black Hills, Badlands & Legends of the West featuring Mt. Rushmore & 6 nights in Rapid City. Day 1: Arrive in Rapid City & enjoy a Welcome Dinner with your traveling companions. Day 2: Visit Mt. Rushmore, continue onto Crazy Horse Memorial. Later visit Custer State Park and experience a thrilling Buffalo Jeep Safari in search of some herd. Enjoy dinner at the famous State Game Lodge. Day 3: Devil’s Tower National Monument, visit historic Deadwood and later drive through beautiful Spearfish Canyon. Day 4: Black Hills Wild Horse Sanctuary. Day 5: Today visit & drive through Badlands National Park, explore the unusual and well-known Wall Drug Store, visit the Fort Hays Dances with Wolves Movie Set, end off the night enjoying a fun filled Chuckwagon Supper & Cowboy Show. Day 6: 1880 Train- Mt. Rushmore at Night. Tonight’s special Farewell Dinner at the K-Bar Ranch Factory. Day 7: Rapid City- Flight Home.

Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta
Dates                       Tour Rate
10/4-10/10, 2019      *2475 per double occupancy (+750 single supplement)
*After booking discount deducted- see trip flyers for details. Deposit ($300) early to hold your space final payment due date is 75 days prior to departure.

Join us at the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta in New Mexico for 6 days! Day 1: Today fly to Albuquerque, meet your Tour Director & enjoy a Welcome Dinner. Day 2: Experience the most photographed event in the world, the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. Later enjoy an City Tour featuring Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, Old Town, the San Felipe de Neri Church. Top it off witnessing the Balloon Glow where burners from hundreds of balloons light up in the evening sky. Day 3: Bandelier National Monument- Los Almos Bradbury Science Museum, Santa Fe. Day 4: Travel North via the “High Road to Taos” passing through ancient villages founded in the 1700’s. Visit the Spanish villages of Chimayo and el Santuario, in the evening enjoy a tour of the Taos Pueblo. Day 5: Discover Santa Fem enjoy a wonderful City Tour, see the Plaza, Loretto Chapel and the Palace of the Governor’s. Tonight enjoy a Farewell Dinner at a local restaurant in the Santa Fe Area. Day 6: Fly home with wonderful memories of your Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta Tour.

Sedona Holiday
Dates                       Tour Rate
12/4-12/9, 2019      *1695 per double occupancy (+500 single supplement)
*After booking discount deducted- see trip flyers for details. Deposit ($300) early to hold your space final payment due date is 75 days prior to departure.

Enjoy a 5 day getaway to Sedona, AZ! Day 1 Arrive to Phoenix Airport to meet your Tour Director and travel north to beautiful Sedona. Arrive to your home for the next few nights at the Hilton Sedona Resort and enjoy a Welcome Dinner with your fellow travelers. Day 2: Start a great day with a Sedona Trolley Tour featuring the Chapel of the Holy Cross and Airport Mesa, later visit Uptown Sedona and the Spanish Village of Tlaquepaque. Day 3: Visit Grand Canyon National Park, and historic Desert View Tower. Day 4:  This morning visit the Montezuma Castle National Monument, later visit Jerome State Historic Park to get a flavor of what life when Jerome was a booming mining town. In the evening experience a Farewell Dinner in the Sedona area. Day 5:  Sedona- Scottsdale- Flight Home.