San Antonio & Texas Wild Flowers
March 27-31, 2018
$879 from Baton Rouge
Escorted by Wayne Barnes
Final payment due Feb. 16
Itinerary & Registration
Enjoy the beauty of Texas wild flowers and bluebonnets...PLUS: Enjoy a visit to the semi-annual Round Top Antique and Flea Market week (one of the largest in the country).
SEE THE WILD FLOWERS OF TEXAS – Every spring thousands from all over go out on the highways and byways of Texas to view the splendor of the blossoms of wild flowers. Indian Paintbrush, Black-eyed Susans, Texas Bluebonnets, and many other wildflowers dot the landscape. The state flower of Texas, is the Texas bluebonnet. (Weather can have an effect on the flowers – no guarantees.)
Day 1, Tuesday, Mar. 27 – San Antonio – Early morning departure from Zachary and Baton Rouge. Take I-10 to San Antonio, with pickups along the way. Tonight, enjoy the Riverwalk and an included boat ride. Hotel near Riverwalk.
Day 2, Wednesday, Mar. 28 – Fredericksburg – Morning tour of the Alamo and Imax show. Visit Market Square (El Mercado) area. Afternoon drive through the “Hill Country” to historic Fredericksburg for two nights.
Day 3, Thursday, Mar. 29 - Fredericksburg – Morning countryside visit includes view of Enchanted Rock, a massive dome of solid pink granite, the scenic Willow City Drive. Mid-day in Fredericksburg for lunch, sightseeing and shopping. Afternoon visit to the nation’s largest working wildflower farm. We visit Luchenback, a tiny place known world-wide.
Day 4, Friday, Mar. 30 – Austin – Morning in Fredericksburg for shopping and a visit to their great World War II museum. Afternoon visit to the LBJ Ranch (President Lyndon Johnson) with a visit to the Texas Whitehouse. Tonight an included dinner at the famous Salt Lick BBQ – nothing like it.
Day 5, Saturday, Mar. 31 – Home - Short morning drive to Roundtop Antique and Flea Markets spread out for many miles. Several hours to shop and browse before driving home, arriving in Baton Rouge around 8 p.m.
SUPPLEMENTS & REDUCTIONS
Single Supplement: $210
Triple Reduction: $60/person
Quad Reduction: $95/person
- Price is per person, double occupancy and includes includes deluxe motor coach with restroom
- Breakfast daily
- One special meal
- Full sightseeing
- Taxes and tips including tips for guides, escort and driver
- Tips for personal services such as maid service, meals on your own are not included