2019 Trips

Gems of Eastern Europe River Cruise

June 28 - July 8, 2019
11 days - 23 meals

Highlights: Hungary, Croatia, Serbia, Bulgaria, Romania

Book Now: Pricing starts at $4,908 per person for double occupancy - this includes airfare for only $399!

Registration Deadline: September 28, 2018 to secure pricing as listed. After that date, the trip is available until filled and price is subject to change based on air prices.


Shades of Ireland

July 22 - August 3, 2019
13 days - 17 meals

Highlights: Dublin, Irish Evening, Kilkenny, Waterford, Blarney Castle, Ring of Kerry, Jaunting Car Ride, Cliffs of Moher, Farm Visit, Galway, Donegal Town, Derry, Giant's Causeway, Glens of Antrim, Belfast, "Titanic Experience", Castle Stay

Book Now: Pricing starts at $4,749 per person for double occupancy

Registration Deadline: January 23, 2019 to secure pricing as listed. After that date, the trip is available until filled and price is subject to change based on air prices.


Greece: In the Footsteps of Paul the Apostle

Featuring a 3-night Greek Islands & Turkey Cruise
October 2 - 12, 2019

11 days - 20 meals

Highlights: Paul the Apostle, the prolific writer of the New Testament letters, was one of the first Christian missionaries. Trace his journey through the ancient cities and pastoral countryside of Greece and Turkey. Athens, Taverna Dinner Show, 3-Night Cruise, Mykonos, Ephesus, Patmos, Santorini, Thessaloniki, Kavala, Philippi, Meteora, Delphi, Corinth and The Acropolis.

Book Now: Pricing starts at $4,599 per person for double occupancy if booked by April 3, 2019. Price will increase $200 after that date.

Registration Deadline: April 3, 2019 to secure pricing as listed. After that date, the trip is available until filled and price is subject to change based on air prices.

Spiritual Journeys: Collette’s collection of religious tours has been created with their faith-based travelers in mind. The focus is on creating inspiring travel experiences in world-famous spiritual locations, and these itineraries are designed utilizing more modest accommodations that capture the reflective surroundings in which they sit.

Slide Show Presentation: Thursday, March 14 from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM at the City of Visalia Administration Building (220 N Santa Fe St, Visalia, CA 93292)


2020 Travel Destinations

Treasures of Egypt

February 18 - March 2, 2020
14 days - 23 meals

Highlights: Giza, Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis, Sakkara, Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, Luxor, Valley of the Kings, Deluxe 4-Night Nile River Cruise, Temple of Karnak, Kom Ombo, Aswan, Old Cairo

Book Now: Pricing starts at $4,564 per person for double occupancy if booked by August 20, 2019. Price will increase $200 after that date.

Registration Deadline: August 20, 2019 to secure pricing as listed. After that date, the trip is available until filled and price is subject to change based on air prices.


Taste of Vietnam

March 6 - 19, 2020
14 days - 21 meals

Highlights: Hanoi, Walkign Food Tour, Halong Bay, Hue, Hoi An, Cooking Class, Mekong Delta, Reunification Palace

Book Now: Pricing starts at $4,299 per person for double occupancy if booked by August 7, 2019. Price will increase $200 after that date.

Registration Deadline: August 7, 2019 to secure pricing as listed. After that date, the trip is available until filled and price is subject to change based on air prices.

This is a small group trip. With just 12-24 passengers, these are more personal adventures.

Optional 5 Days, 3-Night Bangkok Pre Tour Extension. Rate is $1,099 per person. See brochure below for more details.


Discover Croatia, Slovenia and the Adriatic Coast

April 23 - May 4, 2020
12 days - 16 meals

Highlights: Dubrovnik, Cilipi Family-Style Dinner, Split, Diocletian’s Palace, Plitvice Lakes National Park, Opatija, Istrian Peninsula, Farm-to-Table Dinner, Ljubljana, Lake Bled, Pletna Boat Ride, Zagreb

Book Now: Pricing starts at $4,599 per person for double occupancy if booked by October 24, 2019. Price will increase $150 after that date.

Registration Deadline: October 24, 2019 to secure pricing as listed. After that date, the trip is available until filled and price is subject to change based on air prices.

Slide Show Presentation: Thursday, March 14 from 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM at the City of Visalia Administration Building (220 N Santa Fe St, Visalia, CA 93292)


Oberammergau: Germany & Austria

June 9 - 18, 2020
10 days - 11 meals

Highlights: Munich, Germany; Oberammergau - Passion Play (only offered every 10 years); Neuschwanstein Castle; Salzburg, Austria; Danube Valley; Vienna, Austria

Book Now: Pricing starts at $3,359 per person for double occupancy. This price does NOT reflect air. Air pricing will be available 1 year in advance.

Registration Deadline: February 28, 2019 or until full - Only 2 spots left!


Bluegrass Country & the Smoky Mountains

September 17 - 25, 2020
9 days - 12 meals

Highlights: Churchill Downs, Kentucky Derby Museum, Old Louisville Walking Tour, Buffalo Trace Bourbon Distillery, Lexington Horse Farms, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Dolly Parton’s Stampede & Dinner Show, Asheville, Biltmore Estate

Book Now: Pricing starts at $3,119 per person for double occupancy.

Registration Deadline: March 10, 2020 to secure pricing as listed. After that date, the trip is available until filled and price is subject to change based on air prices.


Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta

October 9 - 14, 2020
6 days - 7 meals

Highlights: Balloon Fiesta, Old Town Albuquerque, National Museum of Nuclear Science & History, Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, Turquoise Trail, Santa Fe, Open-Air Tram Tour, Loretto Chapel, Santa Fe School of Cooking

Book Now: Pricing starts at $2,699 per person for double occupancy.

Registration Deadline: April 2, 2020 to secure pricing as listed. After that date, the trip is available until filled and price is subject to change based on air prices.


Israel: A Journey of Faith

November 2 - 10, 2020
9 days - 15 meals

Highlights: Jaffa, Caesarea, Nazareth, Cana, Tiberias, Sea of Galilee, Mount of Beatitudes, Capernaum, Golan Heights, Caesarea Philippi, Tel Megiddo, Bethlehem, Jerusalem, Mount of Olives, Mount Zion, Ein Karem, Via Dolorosa, Western Wall, Garden Tomb

Book Now: Pricing starts at $4,199 per person for double occupancy if booked by May 3, 2020. Price will increase $200 after that date.

Registration Deadline: May 3, 2020 to secure pricing as listed. After that date, the trip is available until filled and price is subject to change based on air prices.

Spiritual Journeys: Collette’s collection of religious tours has been created with their faith-based travelers in mind. The focus is on creating inspiring travel experiences in world-famous spiritual locations, and these itineraries are designed utilizing more modest accommodations that capture the reflective surroundings in which they sit.

Optional 4 Days 3-Night Jordan Post Tour Extension. Rate is $1,099.00 per person, double, land only. See brochure below for more details.


Slide Show Presentations

Attend a slide show presentation to learn more about the trip you're interested in such as what's included and what you'll need to do to sign up. Also, get a discount on your trip for showing up! Can't make the slide show? Call the Chamber at 559-734-5876 or email dante@visaliachamber.org to get all of the information you missed.

Upcoming slide shows are listed under each trip.


Tour Operators

Presented by our members: Collette Vacations, Mayflower Tours and Citslinc

All trips are based on double occupancy. If you have any questions regarding our travel program please contact Dante @ 734.5876 or via email at dante@visaliachamber.org.


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