September 28 – October 5, 2019

Fixer Upper Tour

Waco, Dallas, & San Antonio, Texas


Have you heard of the TV show Fixer Upper?  Well we are headed to Waco, Texas to experience this first hand plus other great stops along the way.


Day One: September 28, 2019   This morning we have an early departure on an adventure filled vacation tour.  We travel today through North Carolina via I-40 to Tennessee.  We overnight in Jackson, Tennessee and dinner is included at Casey Jones Village.


Day Two: September 29, 2019   Breakfast is included at the hotel and we then head to Memphis crossing the Mississippi and continue into Arkansas and through Little Rock we find the rolling hills of the Ozarks.  Lunch is included today at Brown’s Old Country Store and Restaurant.  You won’t forget this for sure.  We overnight in the Dallas, Texas area.


Day Three: September 30, 2019   Breakfast is included at the hotel and we then pick up our step on guide for a guided tour of Dallas.  We visit the JFK Memorial Plaza, the site of the November 22, 1963 Assassination of President John F. Kennedy.  We also visit the 6th floor museum at Dealey Plaza and the George W. Bush Presidential Library.  Our next two nights will be spent in Waco.


Day Four: October 1, 2019     Once we finish our breakfast at the hotel (included), we meet our step on guide for a full day of tours.  We depart for McGregor to see Magnolia House and then we head to JDH Designs (you know Clint Harp from the show) and we will have time to shop here.  We now have a driving tour of Fixer Upper Houses and other Waco Highlights.  Around noon we arrive at Magnolia Silos.  Here you have numerous lunch locations at the Silos and you may take a free trolley to Magnolia Table for lunch.  After some time here we depart for Homestead Heritage (often featured on Fixer Upper).  We will have an included supper here and we will visit some interesting shops and studios.  We return to our hotel after a full day of fun in Waco.


Day Five: October 2, 2019   Breakfast will be included at the hotel and we will head for the beautiful city of San Antonio.  We pick up a local tour guide on arrival and we visit the IMAX theatre, visit the Alamo, Japanese Tea Garden and shop in the 32 shops in the Mexican market.  Tonight we do a Riverboat ride at the Riverwalk and dinner is included along the Riverwalk.  We overnight along the Riverwalk.


Day Six: October 3, 2019   After we have breakfast at the hotel (included) we will leave San Antonio.  This morning we visit more sights in San Antonio and we head east.  We overnight in Lafayette, Louisiana.


Day Seven: October 4, 2019  This morning we have an included breakfast at the hotel and head to visit Bellingrath Gardens, known as The Garden Stop of the South.  This 800 acre estate consist of beautiful forest and 75 acres of gardens by the river.  We depart here and head to Montgomery, Alabama.  Dinner is included at Michael’s on Main.  This is one of Montgomery’s famous restaurants.  We overnight in Montgomery.


Day Eight: October 5, 2019   Breakfast is included at the hotel and we head for North Carolina.  We stop in Atlanta for an included lunch at Mary Mac’s Tea Room.  We arrive in our area early evening.


Total cost of this tour per person:

Double                Triple                Quad              Single

$1,289.00            $1,169.00         $1,059.00      $1,789.00


$100.00 Deposit due when you sign up and final payment is due by August 28, 2019. No refunds or cancellations after this date. Pickups will be in Charlotte, Gastonia, Hickory, and Lincolnton.