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Motor Coach Tour

Holiday Lights

Sunday, November 25, 2018

Highlights:   (Inclusions subject to change)
-Dinner at the Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows
-Various Holiday Activities at the Shrine
-Way of Lights & Tilles Park Light Displays
-Deluxe Motorcoach Transportation

Departure Points:
-Washington: Depart 4:00 PM / Return 11:00 PM
-Kirkwood: Depart 4:45 PM / Return 10:00 PM

This holiday season enjoy the 48th annual “Way of Lights” at the National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows in Belleville, Illinois.  This mile-and-a-half drive consists of over 1.7 million lights, electro art displays, and life-size biblical statues which take you on a scriptural Journey to Bethlehem.  This breathtaking display focuses on the birth of Christ, the one true light of the world.

There’s much more than just lights.  Enjoy a delicious buffet (included) at The Shrine Restaurant.  The Shrine Gift Shop & Bookstore is the perfect stop for that special Christmas gift for a loved one.  Listen to area choirs in the Visitor Center.  Be amazed by the professionally decorated trees in the Christmas Tree Room.   You may want to enjoy the outdoor live-animal corral where you can pet and interact with a variety of live animals, including riding a camel for an additional charge.

As we depart the grounds, we are surrounded in a fantasy of lights.  We will take you through Tilles Park where their yearly display of lights attracts hundreds of visitors each year.  View all of this through the large, panoramic windows from inside our comfortable Mid-American motorcoach.  (D)

Tour Cost:
$62.00 per person - Adult
$51.00 per person - Child (age 5-12)


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If you must cancel on a 1 day tour and it is within 10 days of departure, refunds will be based on deposits returned to Mid-American Coaches prior to trip departure.  We do however, allow you to get another person to fill your seat.   If  we have a wait list, we will try to fill the seat from our wait list.  If we do not have a standby list, you will not receive a refund.
Once final payment (30days prior) is made on multi day trips 2 or more days,  cancellation of passengers will have to be filed on the cancellation insurance that is available  for all multi-day tours.  No insurance is sold on 2 day trips.
If you have elected to not purchase the insurance, Mid-American Coaches has the right to retain any monies paid by customer.  If this seat is resold, then at that point you may receive a refund.
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If you are forced to leave a tour anytime after departure, refunds will be based on monies that are recoverable.  Refunds cannot be made for unused motorcoach transportation.