Anderson Travel and Tours

2021 Motorcoach Tours

The motorcoach tours listed below (by date) are held by Anderson Travel and Tours and are open to anyone who would like to travel on these dates. If you need pricing for your own group on a different date, please contact us and we’ll explore the best options for you. If you’re new to motorcoach touring, email us with any questions you may have. info@andersontraveltours.com


2021 Tours:


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Beautiful Vermont

THIS TOUR IS NOW FULL!


NOTE: This is a fully vaccinated tour! The rules for this trip were set prior to CDC and law changes. Everyone on this tour must have received the 2nd Covid-19 vaccination at least 15 days prior to trip departure.

Sep 25 – Oct 3, 2021
(8 Nights / 9 Days)

Departing from:
Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church
1343 Hueytown Rd
Hueytown, AL 35023
8:00 am

2nd Pick Up Location:
Trussville, AL
8:45 am

Tour Package Includes:

  • Motorcoach transportation
  • Tour Director
  • 8 nights lodging
    including 4 consecutive nights in Vermont
  • 14 meals: 8 breakfasts and 6 dinners
  • Tour of Morse Farm Maple Sugarworks
    With operations dating back 200 years and spanning eight generations, see how real Vermont Maple Syrup is made from the tree to your table. Your visit also includes its “Sugar & Snow” experience!
  • Dinner Cruise on Beautiful Lake Champlain with Entertainment
    Lake Champlain is situated between Vermont’s Green Mountains and New York’s Adirondack mountains, providing a spectacular site for cruising. On your dinner cruise you’ll enjoy stunning panoramic views while exploring the triple deck luxury cruise ship. You’ll cruise to one of the most impressive places around the lake to view the sunset. This is an experience you won’t forget.
  • Admission to Shelburne Museum
    (This outdoor New England village museum spans 45 acres with 39 antique buildings displaying four centuries of American history, art, and design. You’ll have the opportunity to see the 220-foot steamboat Ticonderoga (a U.S. National Historic Landmark), American folk art, hand-sewn quilts, and paintings by iconic American artists like Andrew Wyeth. The vastness of the collections is impressive: there are over 3,200 American prints, drawings, paintings, and graphics as well as 225 horse-drawn vehicles on the grounds. The museum is the only place in Vermont where you can see Impressionist works from the likes of Monet, Manet, and Degas. There are also elegantly manicured formal gardens, perennial gardens, herbal and vegetable gardens.)
  • Visit to Cold Hollow Cider Mill
    This is on of Vermont’s most popular tourist attractions. The mill is one of the leading New England producers of fresh apple cider producing more than one million gallons of cider each year. You’ll take a step back in time to witness Vermont farm life and see different facets of the cider making business. There is also a honey bee corner, bakery, jelly room and general store.
  • Tour of Rock of Ages Granite Quarry
    Vermont is labeled “The Granite State”. Located in Graniteville, Vermont, this quarry has been in use since the late 1800’s. Granite from the quarry has been used in a number of famous memorials and monuments, and seeing the quarry up close is a unique experience. You’ll watch talented sculptors transform granite into a lifelike statuary.
  • Visit to Stowe Village
    You’ll love this picturesque and charming New England village.
  • Visit Vermont History Museum in Montpelier, the State Capitol of Vermont
  • Church Street Marketplace
    This is an award-winning pedestrian mall covering four blocks in the central square and is home to over 100 restaurants, cafes and boutique shops. This open-air marketplace is located in the heart of Burlington, Vermont’s largest city, and it is located adjacent to the Church Street Historic District.
  • Vermont Barn Dance at the historic northern Vermont Mansfield Barn
    While watching dancers perform an actual Country Line Dance, you’ll have an opportunity to join in the fun, if you choose. During your visit, you’ll be accompanied by a Vermont Farmer that will speak to you about the history of the farm, the farming culture, and the historical significance of the Mansfield Barn.

Included En Route Attractions:

  • Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
    Delight in over 50 acres of spectacular gardens, dining and shopping. Located on the historic hunting grounds of the Powhatan Indians, on the North Side of Richmond, Virginia, this garden features outstanding botanical collections, horticultural displays and landscape design.
  • New York State Museum
    Located on Madison Avenue and attached to the south of the Empire State Plaza in Albany, this New York attraction was established in 1836 as a state geological and natural history survey. The museum’s collections and exhibitions explore New York State’s significant natural and cultural diversity and serves a research and educational institution.
  • National Museum of the Marine Corps, Triangle, VA
    This museum is a lasting tribute to U.S. Marines–past, present, and future. Situated on a 135-acre site adjacent to Marine Corps Base Quantico, Virginia, and under the command of Marine Corps University, the Museum’s soaring design evokes the image of the flag-raisers of Iwo Jima and beckons visitors to this 120,000-square-foot structure. You’ll experience world-class interactive exhibits using the most innovative technology and see irreplaceable artifacts.

Prices:

Double/Triple Occupancy
(2/3 people in room)
Travel Insurance
$1,222.00 per person

$112.00 per person
Single Occupancy
(1 person in room)
Travel Insurance
$1,731.00 per person

$138.00 per person

Deposits/Payments:

  • Full Payment is now due for this trip at the time of booking!
  • Travel insurance required:
    must be purchased at the time of booking
    $112 per person – double/triple occupancy
    $138 per person – single occupancy

Total for double occupancy per person:
$1,334.00 per person ($1,222.00 + $112)

Total for single occupancy per person:
$1,869.00 per person ($1,731.00 + $138)

Mandatory Waiver: download, print, sign and return to Anderson Travel and Tours with your deposit check.

Mail your check, waiver and a copy of your Covid-19 vaccination card to:
Anderson Travel & Tours
975 Pickens Drive
Hueytown, AL 35023

* (you MUST REVIEW the travel insurance and COVID-19 restrictions below as well as our updated disclaimers prior to booking this tour.


Travel Insurance and COVID-19 Restrictions

  • In order to participate in this trip you must:
    ~ be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 (including a second dosage, if required) at least 15 days prior to the departure of this trip.
    ~ you must submit a copy (front and back) of your COVID-19 Vaccination Record Card to Anderson Travel and Tours
    ~ you must wear a mask when required
  • Travel Insurance must be purchased at the time of booking. You will not be able to get a refund without travel insurance.
  • If you have pre-existing conditions or an injury, you must get written approval from you doctor stating that you are cleared to travel “prior” to signing up or taking out travel insurance.
  • Depending on the current restrictions at the time of travel, temperature checks may also be conducted prior to boarding the motorcoach and individuals with a fever of 100 degrees Fahrenheit or more will not be allowed to board, must visit their doctor immediately and file travel insurance.
  • Other restrictions may apply. We must comply with the laws of each state we travel through or visit and any additional restrictions implemented by hotels, restaurants and attraction locations.
  • You are welcome to bring snacks on the tour, but homemade snacks will not be allowed to be passed around in open containers as we have done in the past. All snacks must be individually wrapped.

Disclaimers:

  • If a booking is cancelled after payment is made, travel insurance must be filed in order to receive a refund.
    Why? Anderson Travel and Tours pays deposits to tour operators and/or to reserve buses, hotels, attractions, restaurants, etc. and is under a final contract deadline based on the number of people who pay their final payment. Anderson Travel and Tours must immediately prepay the total amount for hotels, shows, tours, food, etc. at the time your final payment is received. All money is paid to those 3rd parties on the date of your final payment and is not refundable back to Anderson Travel and Tours; therefore, any refunds for cancellation can only come from travel insurance at that point.
  • Traveling may expose you to COVID-19, other viruses, sicknesses or injuries no matter the precautions Anderson Travel and Tours implements. By booking, you agree to travel at your own risk and will not hold Anderson Travel and Tours responsible for any sickness or injury you may acquire during the trip.
  • Anderson Travel and Tours must follow all COVID-19 restrictions at the time of travel and will not be able to make exceptions to any rule for any state that we travel through or visit.
  • If you are sick or have a fever on the dates of this tour you will not be allowed to travel and must file your travel insurance. Anderson Travel and Tours is not responsible for any inconvenience this may cause and will not be able to refund any money. Everything must be handled through your travel insurance in this circumstance.

Have Questions?
Contact: Sharon Anderson
sharon@andersontraveltours.com
205-497-2163


Branson, Missouri
Holiday Show Tour

NOTE: This is a fully vaccinated tour!
You must have received your 2nd Covid-19 vaccination by the time of final deposit.

Nov 15 – 20, 2021
(5 Nights / 6 Days)

Departing from:
Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church
1343 Hueytown Rd
Hueytown, AL 35023
8:00 am
(Note: we have people who drive to this location to travel with us from all over the state of Alabama. We have an agreement with Pleasant Ridge Baptist to allow our cars to remain in their Life Center parking lot for the duration of our trip. You may also have someone drop you off. We may add a 2nd pickup location based on where the majority of travelers who register for this trip are located.)

Tour Package Includes:

  • Motorcoach transportation
  • Tour Director
  • 5 nights lodging
    including 3 consecutive nights in Branson area
  • 8 meals: 5 breakfasts and 3 dinners
  • Sanders Family Christmas Show
    This is a nostalgic musical comedy that follows the saga of “Smoke on the Mountain,” one of the most loved and most produced musicals worldwide. It’s about faith, family and old-fashioned fun.
  • Dublin’s Irish Tenors and
    The Celtic Ladies Christmas Show

    Enjoy the best of Dublin’s Irish Tenors and the Celtic Ladies show with a sprinkle of Christmas charm, featuring festive costumes and all the best of your holiday favorites.
  • Showboat Branson Belle Dinner Cruise
    Set sail on Pristine’s Table Rock Lake aboard America’s most entertaining dinner cruise. Covering 43,000 acres and 800 miles of Pristine’s shoreline, the Branson Belle Showboat boasts breathtaking views of warm sunsets and turquoise waters which can be seen from Branson Belle’s three decks.
  • Presley’s Country Christmas Show
    This is one of Branson’s original performing families. Nearly 50 years after they started, the Presley family remains one of the most requested shows in Branson.
  • Doug Gabriel Morning Show
    Doug’s show blends music and comedy. His wife and children are involved in the high-energy production.The family shows off their musical talents as they play instruments, dance and cover songs from rock and gospel to country and 50s favorites. Plus, Doug plays his World Famous Mufftar (a guitar made out of a 1969 Thunderbird muffler).
  • Jesus Show at the Sight and Sound® Theater
    Jesus is the action-packed musical stage adventure that takes you on a miraculous journey alongside the most famous person to ever walk the earth, and the everyday people whose lives he changed forever.
  • All Hands on Deck Christmas Show
    An All-Singing, All-Dancing, All-American 1942 Roadshow & Radio Broadcast reproduction filled with songs, dances and laughs that America has loved for 70 years!
  • Visit Historic Downtown Branson
    Explore this historic downtown with old-fashioned charm, novelty shops, and restaurants.
  • Visit Branson Landing
    Delight in waterfront views of Lake Taneycomo as you stroll along Branson Landing, exploring fine shops, eateries, and one-of-a-kind attractions.

Prices:

Double/Triple Occupancy
(2/3 people in room)
Single Occupancy
(1 person in room)
$738.00 per person

$917.00 per person
Travel Insurance$79.00 per person

Deposits/Payments:

  • Full Payment:  due Sep 20, 2021
  • Travel insurance required:
    must be purchased at the time of booking
    $79 per person

    Note: we can only accept cash or checks for this trip.

    ***New Process:
    You will need to make out 2 separate checksboth made payable to Anderson Travel & Tours.
    1st Check:
    will include your deposit – $75
    (you’re welcome to pay more than just the deposit or the full amount at once if you’d like)
    2nd Check:
    will include your travel insurance amount – $79
    (please write “insurance” on the memo line of this check)

Mandatory Waiver: download, print, sign and return to Anderson Travel and Tours with your deposit checks.

Mail your two checks and signed waiver to:
Anderson Travel & Tours
975 Pickens Drive
Hueytown, AL 35023

You MUST REVIEW the travel insurance and COVID-19 restrictions below as well as our updated disclaimers prior to booking this tour.


Travel Insurance and COVID-19 Restrictions

  • Travel Requirements:
    ~ You must wear a mask and social distance when required. We must follow the rules of the states we visit.
  • Travel Insurance must be purchased at the time of booking. You will not be able to get a refund without travel insurance.
  • If you have pre-existing conditions or an injury, you must get written approval from you doctor stating that you are cleared to travel “prior” to signing up or taking out travel insurance.
  • Depending on the current restrictions at the time of travel, temperature checks may also be conducted prior to boarding the motorcoach and individuals with a fever of 100 degrees Fahrenheit or more will not be allowed to board, must visit their doctor immediately and file travel insurance.
  • Other restrictions may apply. We must comply with the laws of each state we travel through or visit and any additional restrictions implemented by hotels, restaurants and attraction locations.
  • You are welcome to bring snacks on the tour, but homemade snacks will not be allowed to be passed around in open containers as we have done in the past. All snacks must be individually wrapped.

Disclaimers:

  • Anderson Travel and Tours will charge a $10.00 per person cancellation fee if a booking is cancelled after the 1st deposit is made.
  • If a booking is cancelled after the “final payment” is made, travel insurance must be filed in order to receive a refund.
    Why? Anderson Travel and Tours pays deposits to tour operators and/or to reserve buses, hotels, attractions, restaurants, etc. and is under a final contract deadline based on the number of people who pay their final payment. Anderson Travel and Tours must immediately prepay the total amount for hotels, shows, tours, food, etc. at the time your final payment is received. All money is paid to those 3rd parties on the date of your final payment and is not refundable back to Anderson Travel and Tours; therefore, any refunds for cancellation can only come from travel insurance at that point.
  • Traveling may expose you to COVID-19, other viruses, sicknesses or injuries no matter the precautions Anderson Travel and Tours implements. By booking, you agree to travel at your own risk and will not hold Anderson Travel and Tours responsible for any sickness or injury you may acquire during the trip.
  • Anderson Travel and Tours must follow all COVID-19 restrictions at the time of travel and will not be able to make exceptions to any rule for any state that we travel through or visit.
  • If you are sick or have a fever on the dates of this tour you will not be allowed to travel and must file your travel insurance. Anderson Travel and Tours is not responsible for any inconvenience this may cause and will not be able to refund any money. Everything must be handled through your travel insurance in this circumstance.

Have Questions?
Contact: Sharon Anderson
sharon@andersontraveltours.com
205-497-2163


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