Journey to the Ark

Itinerary

Day 1 - Home - Allegheny Mountains

Early morning departure for the Allegheny Mountains of Pennsylvania and overnight in New Stanton, PA. Dinner is included this evening.  

Day 2 - Ohio Amish Country

Breakfast is included this morning, before we head out to visit renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright’s masterpiece home called Falling Waters. From here we continue to the Ohio Amish Country and spend two nights at the Berlin Grande Hotel. Tonight, we have a tour of the David Warther Museum, where the artist himself will take us on a tour of his masterpieces. A fifth-generation carver of Swiss heritage, who creates his works from antique ivory, ebony wood, and abalone pearl. After the tour, we have the pleasure of joining David and his wife for dinner in the Museum.

Day 3 - Ohio Amish Country

After breakfast, we head out on a full day of sightseeing in Amish Country. Our guide knows all of the scenic byways and the human-interest stories, legends and lore tied to Ohio’s Amish country.  This will be a relaxing day of sightseeing and shopping and tonight we sit down to dinner with an Amish Family.

Day 4 - Williamstown, KY

Enjoy breakfast before we head to Williamstown, Kentucky to visit The Ark Encounter.  What a sight as we approach the Ark. It’s over 50 feet tall (about the height of a 4-story building). It’s 510 feet long (nearly 2 football fields) and 80 feet wide.   This is a full-size Noah’s Ark, built according to the dimensions given in the Bible.   It’s a modern engineering marvel that amazes all who see it, and makes you wonder how Noah ever did it.  From the moment you turn the corner, the towering Ark comes into view, to the live animals and the jaw-dropping exhibits inside the Ark, you will experience Biblical times like never before. A lunch voucher is included for your convenience. Our overnight this evening will be at the Marriott Cincinnati Airport. Dinner is included.

Day 5 - Petersburg, KY

After breakfast, we travel over to the Creation Museum, located in Petersburg, KY.  This state-of-the-art Museum allows you to venture through biblical history, see stunning exhibits, and so much more! This afternoon we travel to Washington, PA where we will overnight at the DoubleTree Pittsburg-Meadow Lands. Dinner is included this evening.

Day 6 - Lititz, PA

From breakfast, we travel to Lancaster County, home of Pennsylvania’s Amish and Mennonite people. Lunch is scheduled in Lititz, PA at the Appalachian Brewing Co., before checking into our historic hotel, The Cork Factory. This 19th Century building once housed the historic Armstrong Cork and Kerr Glass Companies. There will be time to freshen up before heading to dinner at Miller’s Smorgasbord. After, we take our reserved orchestra seats at Sight & Sound Theatre to see their production of ‘Jesus.’ 

Day 7 - Lancaster, PA

After breakfast, we meet a local guide who will take us on a tour of Lancaster’s Amish Country. A visit to Lancaster wouldn’t be complete without a stop at Kitchen Kettle Village before heading home. 


Tour Details

Hotel / Lodging

6 Nights Hotel Accommodations

Fairfield Inn & Suites

A comfort stay in New Stanton, PA

Berlin Grand Hotel

The Berlin Grand Hotel is located in the hear of Amish Country and provides a relaxing atmosphere with all the comforts.

Marriott Cincinnati Airport

DoubleTree Pittsburg-Meadow Lands

Your warm cookies await at the DoubleTree

The Cork Factory Hotel

A boutique style hotel in the heart of Lancaster.

Transportation

Roundtrip Motor-coach

Food

14 Meals: 6 Breakfasts | 2 Lunches | 6 Dinners

Features

Reserved Seats at 'JESUS'
Ark Encounter
Creation Museum
Ohio Amish Country
Frank Lloyd Wright's Falling Waters


Upcoming Departures

Tour Dates Slots Available Share-a-Bus Individuals Departure Points
Mon June 3, 2019 - Sun June 9, 2019
6/3/2019 - 6/9/2019
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  • Enfield, CT
  • Wethersfield, CT
  • Fairfield, CT
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