Collette Vacations Launches New Tour to Washington, D.C.
- Early booking savings incentive and complimentary roundtrip home to airport sedan service add value to new East coast tour.
Pawtucket, Rhode Island ... Collette Vacations introduces a new Washington D.C. -Exploring America’s Capital tour that travel agents can book now for departures beginning in March 2012; some departures coincide with the Cherry Blossom Season. To encourage clients to book early, Collette is offering savings of $200 per couple* now through March 31, 2012 for travel between 5/1/12 and 4/30/13. And for all air-inclusive tour bookings, Collette passengers will enjoy complimentary roundtrip home to airport sedan service.
This tour spends six nights in the heart of Washington, D.C., where passengers will enjoy a single hotel stay near the Nation’s top attractions. Featured on a guided tour of Baltimore is a visit to Fort McHenry, the location in Baltimore that inspired Francis Scott Key to pen the “Star Spangled Banner” during the war of 1812.
“The story of American democracy comes to life on this tour of our nation’s capital city,” says Suzanne Kinahan, Collette product manager responsible for the itinerary. “Beginning with a comprehensive, locally guided tour with views of the U.S. Capitol building and the White House, the excitement builds for stops at the extraordinary monuments throughout the National Mall that commemorate the heroes who have shaped our past.”
The Washington D.C. tour includes a docent-led tour of the Washington National Cathedral, with a visit to the location of the last sermon given by Martin Luther King, Jr.; a stop at Mount Vernon, home to President George Washington; a visit to the gravesites of the Kennedys and the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery; a guided walking tour of the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis; a visit to the World War II Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and the Korean War Memorial; a trip to the historic town of Alexandria, VA; and a visit to the world-famous Smithsonian Institution.
This Collette tour is 7 days, 9 meals, with a starting at price of $1499 per person, double, land only. For information on these tours, visit www.collettevacations.com or call 800-611-3361.
*Offer is valid on new bookings only made between 9/2/11 and 3/31/12 for travel between 5/1/12 and 4/30/13 on 2012 new tours only. Offers can expire earlier due to space or inventory availability. Space is on a first come, first served basis. Offer is not valid on group bookings or combinable with any other offer. Other restrictions may apply.