Gems of Eastern Europe River Cruise group - 2021 


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Shades of Ireland including Northern Ireland

 May 2 - 14, 2022


  1. Dublin ● Irish Evening ● Choices on Tour ●  Kilkenny  ● Waterford ● Blarney Castle ●  Killarney  ● Ring of Kerry ● Jaunting Car Ride ● Cliffs of Moher ● Farm Visit ●  Galway  ● Donegal Town ● Derry ● Giant's Causeway ● Glens of Antrim ● Belfast ● "Titanic Experience" ● Traditional Irish Ceili.  Click on link below for full  itinerary:
  • 1st Class and Deluxe Hotel Accommodations
  • 17 Meals: 11 Breakfasts, 0 Lunch, 6 Dinners
  • Roundtrip airfare from Minneapolis St Paul Intl (MSP)
  • Call for brochure - or click on link above.

Alaska Cruise and Land


 July 30 - August 10, 2022 

  • Sail aboard the beautiful Majestic Princess and enjoy all the beauty and majesty of Alaska.
  • Our 7 night cruise starts in Vancouver, with stops in Ketchikan, Juneau, Skagway, and includes Scenic Cruising of amazing Glacier Bay and the College Fjords.
  • Enjoy the Direct to the Wilderness train from Whittier to Denali National Park - the scenery is stunning!
  • Then 2 nights in Denali National Park and 2 nights in Fairbanks.
  • Brochures now available.

Lakes and Majestic

Mountain Adventures 

featuring Italy, France, and Switzerland

September 13 -22,   2022 

Beautiful scenery, trains, and lakes = wonderful tour!

DAY 1 Depart the USA: Depart the USA on an overnight flight to Milan, Italy.

DAY 2 Milan, Italy: Upon arrival, you’ll be met by a representative of Mayflower Cruises & Tours and transferred to the hotel. The day is free for you to relax and become acquainted with your new surroundings. This evening, join your Tour Manager and traveling companions for a welcome dinner. Meal: D

DAY 3 Milan – Lake Como: The day begins with a discovery tour of Italy’s fashion capital. Your local guide leads you on a walking tour through the heart of the city, seeing some of the main sites and monuments. Stroll through the Brera District, home to art museums and galleries; the Teatro alla Scala, one of the world’s most famous theatres, is among the highlights of the Piazza della Scala, along with the monument to Leonardo da Vinci, a former resident of Milan. Visit the Duomo of Milano, Italy’s largest cathedral and the largest Gothic cathedral in the world. After free time for shopping and lunch, depart by coach for Lake Como, home for the next three nights. Meal: B

DAY 4 Lake Como: Discover the beauty and charm of the area, starting with a short boat ride across the lake to Bellagio. Known as the ‘pearl of Lake Como’, stroll along the main street of the town, lined with shops and restaurants. Wander through the cobblestone alleyways, visit the waterfront promenade and see the Basilica di San Giacomo in the town center, famous for its Romanesque exterior and gold-accented interior. Return

by boat to the hotel area and after free time for lunch on

your own, journey to the picturesque lakeside town of Como, the birthplace of Pliny the Elder and the Younger. Eclectic architecture, a glittering waterfront and magnificent mountain scenery await your discovery. This evening, enjoy dinner in

the scenic ambiance of a crotto – a restaurant built into the surrounding rock. Meals: B, D

DAY 5 Lake Como / St. Moritz, Switzerland via Bernina Express: Depart the hotel by coach for Tirano where it’s ‘all aboard’ the Bernina Express, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Sit back and relax as you experience the journey of a lifetime along this single-track railway through the magnificent Alps. Spiral up dramatic inclines, over sky-high bridges and through mountain tunnels as the landscape transforms from glaciers and lakes to mountains and forest. Cross the highest point on the rail line at approximately 7400 feet above sea level and traverse the Bernina Pass all while witnessing breathtaking scenery showcasing its alpine splendor. Upon arrival in St. Moritz, enjoy free time to wander through this glitzy Swiss- mountain resort town, home to two former winter Olympics. Browse in the shops and boutiques and dine on local specialties for lunch while surrounded by beautiful scenery. After an exhilarating adventure into Switzerland, return to Lake Como by coach for an evening at leisure. Meal: B

DAY 6 Lake Como – Zermatt, Switzerland: The Swiss journey begins with a departure by coach from Italy and Lake Como and one final lake visit. Travel to Stresa where you’ll embark on a short boat ride on Lake Maggiore to Isola dei Pescatori, the most picturesque of the Borromean Islands. Enjoy an included brunch in this tiny, ancient village before returning to Stresa and continuing to Zermatt, home for the next two nights. Meals: B, Brunch

DAY 7 Zermatt: Today’s highlight is the ascent to the Matterhorn Glacier Paradise, the highest cable car station of the Alps. Ascend via cable car to a height of 12,740 feet above sea

level for spectacular views of the Matterhorn, the world’s most photographed mountain and symbol of Switzerland. From the viewing platform at the summit, fresh mountain air and awe- inspiring views across the Swiss Alps await! Return to the base of the mountain via cable car and relax in town for the remainder of the day. Meal: B

DAY 8 Zermatt – Chamonix Mt. Blanc, France – Geneva, Switzerland : Departing Zermatt, travel to the final destination of Geneva, with a visit to France en-route. Upon reaching

the town of Chamonix Mt. Blanc, board the nostalgic rack- and-pinion railway for a scenic journey through the French

Alps to Montenvers. At the summit, approximately 6300 feet above sea level, you are rewarded with incredible views of the legendary peaks of the Drus and Grandes Jorasses mountains, and the Mer de Glace glacier below. Visit the Glaciorium’s interactive exhibits to learn about the history and formation of this amazing glacier, and how it has receded and been affected by climate change. Returning to Chamonix, reboard the coach and continue to Geneva, home for the final two nights. Meal: B

DAY 9 Geneva: Become acquainted with this cosmopolitan city on a morning orientation tour. Home to the European headquarters of the United Nations, see the highlights including the Opera House, United Nations building, Jet d’eau (fountain) which is the symbol of Geneva, and the beautiful Flower Clock made up of over 6,500 flowering plants. This clock commemorates Geneva’s role in the watch-making industry and pays tribute to the multitude of parks and floral displays throughout the city. The remainder of the afternoon is left free of planned activities for your independent exploration. This evening, join your Tour Manager and traveling companions for a farewell dinner. Meals: B, D

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Canada and New England Classic Cruise

Oct 10 - 20, 2022

New York City (Manhattan or Brooklyn), New York to Quebec City, Canada

Caribbean Princess

Mon, Oct 10, 2022

10 Days | 7 Ports

Date Port Arrive Depart

Mon, Oct 10 New York City (Manhattan or Brooklyn), New York, Oct 10 07:00 pm

Tue, Oct 11 Newport, Rhode Island Newport, Rhode Island on Tue, Oct 11

(Water Shuttle Required, Wheelchair Access Limited) 07:00 am 05:00 pm

Wed, Oct 12 Boston, Massachusetts Boston, Massachusetts on Wed, Oct 12 11:00 am 08:00 pm

Thu, Oct 13 Bar Harbor, Maine Bar Harbor, Maine on Thu, Oct 13

(Water Shuttle Required, Wheelchair Access Limited) 07:00 am 07:00 pm

Fri, Oct 14 Saint John (for the Bay of Fundy), Canada Fri, Oct 14 07:00 am 04:00 pm

Sat, Oct 15 Halifax, Canada Sat, Oct 15 09:00 am 06:00 pm

Sun, Oct 16 Sydney, Canada Sun, Oct 16 09:00 am 06:00 pm

Mon, Oct 17 Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island Mon, Oct 17 07:00 am 04:00 pm

Tue, Oct 18 At Sea

Wed, Oct 19 Quebec City, Canada Wed, Oct 19 10:00 am

Thu, Oct 20 Quebec City,  Thu, Oct 20 07:00 am   FLY HOME.

Austraila and New Zealand  

January 25 - Feb 13, 2023  

  • If Australia and New Zealand are on your bucket list - this is the trip for you!
  • Here is a 31 minute presentation about our January 2023 Collette tour to Australia and New Zealand
  • Please watch the presentation prior to the meeting.
  • If you have questions please call or email.
  • Follow this link to see the presentation. It will ask for your name and email address - this is for my information.


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