Join us for a Special Travel Presentation

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

5:00PM

River City Grille

700 1st St.

Marble Falls, TX 

RSVP 830-693-3505

Southern Hospitality Meets Beauty and Charm

6 Days 8 Meals: 5 Breakfasts, 3 Dinners

Book Now & Save $100 Per Person:

Double $2,549

Single $3,149

Triple $2,519

For Bookings made after June 10, 2017 call for rates.

Included in Price: Round Trip Air from Bergstrom International Airport, Air Taxes and Fees/Surcharges, Hotel Transfers

Not included in price: Cancellation Waiver and Insurance of $240 Per Person

​*All Rates are Per Person and are subject to change, based on air inclusive package from AUS.

Experience the history, charm and singular hospitality of the Low Country in Georgia and South Carolina fully adorned for the holidays. Soak in two nights at the exclusive Jekyll Island Club, once described as “the richest, most exclusive club in the world.” Explore one of America’s oldest plantations, Boone Hall, or the Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum. Discover the history of Savannah and antebellum Charleston. Drive through James Island County Park illuminated with over 500,000 lights. Visit Santa’s Village where you may roast marshmallows by an open fire. You will uncover the magic of the South that shines bright during the holiday season.

Southern Charm Holiday with Collette

December 10-15, 2017


118 Hwy 281   Marble Falls, TX 78654   830-693-3505   800-292-1446

Your tour – at a glance


Drive through enchanting James Island County Park, decorated with over 500,000 lights.


Experience a guided tour of the Jekyll Island Club, beautifully decorated for the season.


Explore the 19th-century Andrew Low House and Gardens.


Visit Santa’s Village to shop or perhaps even roast marshmallows by an open fire.

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Pre and Post Tour Extensions. Start and end your vacation rested.


 Day 1
Charleston, South Carolina - Tour Begins
Revel in the hospitality and rich history of America’s South on this scenic holiday tour featuring the best of South Carolina and Georgia. Your tour opens in beautiful antebellum Charleston, where magnificent formal gardens grace much of the Historic District. Take some time to relax, shop for the holidays or explore independently.

High  61°  Low  39°
 
Hyatt Place Charleston

Day 2
Charleston
Charleston has survived the Civil War, major fires, an earthquake and hurricanes – and still exudes elegance, charm and grace. Embark on a guided tour of the city highlighting the many historic homes and restored buildings adorned with delightful 18th-century Christmas decorations. Stop at the battery overlooking Fort Sumter where, on April 12, 1861, the first shots of the Civil War were fired. Continue on to City Market, one of the oldest public markets in America, where you will meet a local artisan and learn about the tradition of weaving Gullah sweetgrass baskets, one of the oldest handicrafts of African origin found in the United States. Following your city tour it’s your choice! Perhaps you will choose to visit Boone Hall Plantation; experience southern plantation living as you explore one of America's oldest working plantations set amidst moss draped oaks. Or, maybe you’ll opt for Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum; board the impressive USS Yorktown aircraft carrier and walk in the footsteps of sailors and officers as you tour the flight deck; you’ll also visit the Congressional Medal of Honor Museum and view the largest collection of military aircraft in the United States. This evening, experience gracious southern hospitality when you dine at a fine local restaurant before visiting James Island County Park, where over 500,000 lights provide you with an enchanting 3-mile driving tour. Visit Santa’s Village where you will have a chance to shop or perhaps even roast marshmallows by an open fire.

Breakfast & Dinner
 
High  61°  Low  39°
 
Hyatt Place Charleston

Day 3
Charleston - Savannah, Georgia
Enjoy leisure time this morning to continue exploring Charleston independently. Later, travel south along the coast through South Carolina’s Low Country to historic Savannah, home of the largest National Historic Landmark District in the United States. Have the afternoon to wander this enchanting city’s tree-filled squares. Spend some time exploring Factors Walk and River Street, where old cotton warehouses have been converted into trendy shops, taverns and restaurants, all beautifully decorated for the holidays. This evening, enjoy dinner at a popular local restaurant on famous River Street. Your night also includes a cooking demonstration that highlights local specialties.

Breakfast & Dinner
 
High  62°  Low  40°
 

Hilton Garden Inn

Day 4
Savannah - Jekyll Island
Begin the day with a walking tour of Savannah's sprawling Historic District. Make your way along the cobblestone-paved streets beneath moss-draped oaks and take in the ambiance of the “Old South.” From her stately mansions, beautiful squares and romantic riverfront, you are sure to fall in love with this city. Complete your tour with a visit to the Andrew Low Home and Gardens. Learn about the driving force behind the Girl Scouts and its founder, Juliette Low. Enjoy the home’s beautiful formal gardens and carriage house, the first national headquarters of the Girl Scouts. Travel south along the unspoiled Georgia coast of vast marshlands, winding rivers and beautiful beaches. This afternoon you arrive at the exclusive Jekyll Island Club Hotel, grandly situated in the midst of the fabled Golden Isles.

Breakfast
 
High  65°  Low  43°
 
Jekyll Island Club

Day 5
Jekyll Island
Jekyll Island was once the winter retreat of prominent Gilded Age families. Their grand “cottages” still stand. A tram brings you on a tour of the Jekyll Island Historic Landmark District – one of the nation’s largest restoration projects. The Rockefellers, Vanderbilts and J.P. Morgan once vacationed here along the 240-acre river edge. Enjoy time at leisure on the island to immerse yourself in its historic past. This afternoon, find yourself in the holiday spirit as you enjoy Christmas caroling and some afternoon refreshments. Then, experience the Jekyll Island Club with a guided tour of this historic hotel, beautifully decorated for the season. Later, join your fellow travelers for a farewell dinner at the Jekyll Island Club.

Breakfast & Dinner
 
High  65°  Low  43°
 
Jekyll Island Club

Day 6
Jekyll Island - Tour Ends
Your trip comes to a close today but your memories of true southern hospitality and holiday cheer are sure to stay dear to your heart for years to come.

Breakfast