AMERICA'S COWBOY COUNTRY
July 23 - 30, 2023
8 days / 7 nights
Day 8 - RAPID CITY/HOME
It’s been a wonderful tour but now it is time to return home. On arrival at Philadelphia airport you will be met and transferred to Wilmington, Newark and Independence. Meals:B
Day 2 - GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK
Wind through Teton National Park, home to the youngest peaks in the Rockies. Lots of photo opportunities! Later today, explore downtown Jackson with its Antler Arch at the historic town square. Your welcome dinner includes a ride in a covered wagon past the Cache Creek Canyon for a night of Western hospitality at a chuck wagon dinner and entertainment. Meals:B,D
LODGE AT JACKSON HOLE
Day 5 - DEADWOOD/RAPID CITY, SD
Stop in Deadwood, a rambling Western town and a National Historic Landmark. A local guide introduces you to the history of this city, where gold, gambling and gunpowder were the order of the day. Visit Mount Mariah Cemetery, final resting place of Wild Bill Hickok, Calamity Jane and other figures from the Wild West! Continue to Kevin Costner’s Tatanka, “Story of the Bison”, an interpretive center featuring large, awe-inspiring sculptures of the relationship between bison and the Lakota Native Americans. Your day ends in Rapid City. Meals:B
ALEX JOHNSON HOTEL
Day 7 - BADLANDS/WALL’S
Visit rugged Badlands National Park. Follow the Badlands Loop Road, a wonder of rock formations and vibrant colors caused by mineral deposits. Stop at Walls Drug, a classic store from 1936, with time for lunch and browsing. This evening a Lakota Native American will join us before dinner to discuss his Native American way of life, past and present. Meals:B,D
ALEX JOHNSON HOTEL
TOUR HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE Jackson Hole, Grand Teton National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Buffalo Bill Center of the West, Deadwood, Custer State Park, Mt. Rushmore, and Badlands National Park. Three great colorful National Parks!! A very exciting tour!!
Day 3 - JACKSON/YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK
This morning we make our way to Yellowstone National Park, the first National Park in America. Famous for its geysers, hot springs and incredible wildlife, we’ll make a stop at its most renowned attraction: Old Faithful. Watch in awe as the geyser sends a fountain of steam more than 130 feet in the air. Then we travel over Sylvan Pass and see Yellowstone Lake before continuing to the neat little town of Cody, WY for overnight. Meals:B,D
TOUR INCLUSIONS: Roundtrip transportation from Independence, Newark and Wilmington to PHL airport * roundtrip flights PHL/Jackson Hole - Rapid City/PHL * air taxes and fees (subject to change until ticketed) * hotel transfers * accommodations for 7 hotel nights based on double occupancy * entrance fees to all sightseeing as per itinerary * meals include breakfast daily and 3 dinners * luggage handling at hotels * services of a Collette Tour Director throughout tour * services of a 4 Seasons Tour Director with a minimum of 15 passengers *
Conditions: a deposit of $600 is due with each reservation. Reservations made after deposit due date of
January 15, 2023 are based upon availability * Deposits are refundable until January 15, 2023. Final payment date is May 15, 2023. Insurance is $299 per person and must be purchased at time of deposit and is non-refundable.
Cancellations: With insurance, you may cancel at any time and receive a full refund less amount paid for insurance. Without insurance, no refunds after January 15, 2023.
Responsibility: B & B Travel, Inc d/b/a 4 Seasons Tours acts only as agent for Collette and other suppliers providing transportation and all other services provided in this tour. 4 Seasons Tours is not liable for loss, damage injury, death or expense on account of delay, failure or accident of any conveyance or service or from any cause whatsoever, whether or not due to or caused by negligence of any company or person. No refunds for any unused portion of the tour.
Day 6 - CUSTER STATE PARK/CRAZY HORSE/MT RUSHMORE
After breakfast we’re off to Custer State Park to look for a herd of 1,000 roaming bison. Your guide will fill you in on wildlife history and facts. Next, a look at Crazy Horse Memorial, the world’s largest mountain sculpture. Later, we’ll stop at Mt. Rushmore for a look at the majestic figures of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln surrounded by the Black Hills. The entrance to the park is lined with the 50 flags of our 50 states. Guess which state’s flag is first in line!!! Return to Rapid City for overnight. Meals:B,
ALEX JOHNSON HOTEL
I T I N E R A R Y
Day 1 - INDEPENDENCE/NEWARK/WILMINGTON/JACKSON HOLE
Fly from Philadelphia Airport to Jackson Hole, WY, America’s most famous cowboy town! And it is exciting flying over the Teton Mountains into Jackson Hole. Overnight in Jackson Hole.
THE LODGE AT JACKSON HOLE
Day 4 - CODY/SHERIDAN
An exciting morning as you visit the renowned and extraordinary Buffalo Bill Center of the West, a tribute to one of the most well-known figures of the West. This afternoon we make our way through the Big Horn Mountains and cross through the territory of the Great Sioux Nation before our arrival in Sheridan. Meals:B
BEST WESTERN SHERIDAN CENTER