Fall trip to the Ark Encounter and Creation Museum in Kentucky | Nashville | Chattanooga | October 23 - 30, 2019

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Fall trip to the Ark Encounter and Creation Museum in Kentucky | Nashville | Chattanooga | October 23 - 30, 2019

from 300.00

Ark Encounter features a full-size Noah’s Ark, built according to the dimensions given in the Bible. Spanning 510 feet long, 85 feet wide, and 51 feet high, this modern engineering marvel amazes visitors young and old.

The state-of-the-art Creation Museum allows you to venture through biblical history, stunning exhibits, botanical gardens, and planetarium.

On the way to Kentucky for these two exhibits, enjoy Nashville where legendary country music venues include the Grand Ole Opry House, home of the famous “Grand Ole Opry” stage and radio show. The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and historic Ryman Auditorium are Downtown.

Returning to The Villages, we will have two nights and one day to enjoy the city of Chattanooga.

$1,449 per person, double occupancy

$1,949 single occupancy

$300 deposit per person due at time of booking | Final payment due September 22, 2019

October 23:

6:00 am - Depart Lake Sumter Landing

8:00 am - Approximate time of rest stop (we stop about every 2 hours so you can use the restroom, stretch your legs and possibly grab a snack)

12:00 pm - Lunch break (lunch purchase on your own)

3:00 pm - Approximate time of rest stop

7:00 pm - Approximate arrival and check-in Gaylord Opryland Hotel, Nashville, TN

Dinner and evening on your own

October 24:

8:00 am- 9:00 - Breakfast at hotel (included ticket for cafe)

9:30 am - Board bus for Country Music Hall of Fame

10:00 - 11:30 am - Country Music Hall of Fame Museum

12:00 - 3:30 pm - Lunch and free time on your own in Downtown Nashville

3:30 pm - Board bus for return to hotel

Dinner on your own

6:15 pm - Board bus for the Texas Troubadour Theater

7:00 - 9:00 pm - A Tribute to the King

October 25:

8:00 - 9:00 am - Breakfast at hotel (included ticket for cafe)

9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Three-hour Highlights City Tour of Nashville

12:00 - 1:30 pm - Free time and lunch on your own

1:30 pm - Board bus for the Grand Ole Opry

2:00 - 3:00 pm - Time on your own for shopping/ gift shops

3:00 - 4:00 pm - Opry House Tour

4:30 pm - Dinner at Backstage Grill

6:00 pm - Meet for show

7:00 - 9:30 pm - Show time - Grand Ole Opry

October 26:

8:00 - 9:00 am - Breakfast at hotel (included ticket for cafe)

9:00 - 10:45 am - Time on your own

10:45 am - Board bus for the General Jackson Showboat

11:15 - 2:45 - Lunch and show on the General Jackson Showboat

3:00 pm - Depart for Dry Ridge, Kentucky

8:00 pm - Approximate arrival and check-in Hampton Inn, Dry Ridge, Kentucky

Dinner on your own - with late arrival time, will stop for dinner before arrival to Hampton Inn

October 27:

8:00 - 9:00 - Breakfast at hotel (included)

9:30 am - Depart for the Ark Encounter

10:00 - 4:00 - Ark Encounter | meal voucher included

5:00 pm - Evening on your own

October 28:

8:00 - 9:00 - Breakfast at hotel (included)

9:00 am - Depart for Creation Museum

9:30 - 1:30 - Creation Museum | meal voucher included

1:45 pm - Depart for Chattanooga

7:30 pm - Approximate arrival Chattanooga Choo Choo Hotel

Evening and dinner on your own

October 29:

8:00 am - Breakfast at your leisure (included) at restaurant on site The Frothy Monkey

Day of relaxation and fun, free electric shuttle, Aquarium, North Shore, Glenn Miller Gardens, Station Street

October 30:

7:00 - 8:00 am - Breakfast at hotel (included) The Frothy Monkey

8:00 am - Board bus for return trip to The Villages

10:00 am - Approximate time for rest stop

12:30 - Approximate time for lunch break

3:00 pm - Approximate time for rest stop

7:00 pm - Approximate time for return to Lake Sumter Landing

If you have never taken a multi-day trip, please let us show you how much fun a road-trip can be.

A $300 deposit per person is require upon booking. This deposit is refundable until 30 days prior to trip date. Final payment is due September 22nd.

This trip includes seven nights accommodations; all transportation provided by The Villages Transportation; breakfast every day; tour of Country Music Hall of Fame Museum in Nashville; “A Tribute to the King” show; City Tour of Nashville; OpryHouse Tour, dinner at Backstage Grill, and show at Grand Ole Opry; lunch and show on the General Jackson Showboat; entrance and lunch at the Ark Encounter; entrance and lunch at Creation Museum, and a bottle of water each day.

Cancellation Policy (per person)

Up to September 22, 2019:                      No Penalty

After September 22, 2019:                      No Refund 

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The Villages Travel and Tour uses their own deluxe motor coaches. They are driven by drivers certified and licensed for motor coach transportation. Our motor coaches are air conditioned, equipped with Wi-Fi, video monitors for movies and videos, on-board restroom, and reclining seats.

Our hosts are experienced and will help make your trip enjoyable. They will show movies and give you lots of information along the way to make the traveling time fun and interesting. We will strive to keep you comfortable by having rest stops every two to two and 1/2 hours in the schedule. Hotels are 3-star or better and usually offer breakfast. (This will be stated within the inclusions)

Prices are per person. Rates and space are subject to availability. A minimum of 30 people is required for this trip. Specified inclusions i.e. hotels, restaurants, shows, etc. are subject to change. All trips require some walking. Cancellation penalties will apply. Bus driver gratuities are not included.

The Villages Travel and Tour is not responsible for errors and omissions in our print ads.

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We will meet one week before the trip at The Villages Travel and Tour office to go over details/ questions & to meet your fellow travelers!

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