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Terrific Texas! 2/27-3/8
Terrific Texas! 2/27-3/8

02/27/2015 - 03/01/2015

 A Terrific Time in Texas Tour!

This is a 10 day, 9 night trip to Oklahoma City, Dallas, Houston, Corpus Christi, the world famous King Ranch, Austin and San Antonio!  This is your opportunity to visit Texas when it isn’t so darn hot!

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See MORE pictures of previous trips to Texas HERE!

The itinerary:

Friday, February 27

7am                Depart from WNAX Studios in Yankton, SD
8am                Quick coffee break at Prime Stop Truck Stop north of Norfolk 10am             Restroom/snack break at Petro Stopping Center in York, NE
12:45pm       Lunch on your own at Western Sizzlin’ or Spangles in Salina, KS
2:30pm         Visit Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Center in Abilene, KS
6pm               Check in at La Quinta Inn & Suites Wichita, KS
6:30pm         Dinner “Flyers Steakhouse” at La Quinta Inn

Saturday, February 28

7:30am  Breakfast (Included)
8am   Depart Wichita
Noon  Lunch at Chicken Express, A&W or Burger King on North Commerce Street in Ardmore, OK
3:15pm   Tour South Fork Ranch, home to the hit series “Dallas”!
5:30pm Check in at Best Western Plus Dallas, TX
6pm Dinner on your own at Golden Corral Dallas, TX

Sunday, March 1

7:30am Breakfast (Included)
8am  Depart Hotel
9am Tour Old Red Museum, Dallas, TX
10:30am Tour the 6th Floor Museum & Dealey Plaza This is the area where John F. Kennedy was assassinated.
12:30pm Lunch on your own at a choice of restaurants
2pm Travel to Galveston
6:30pm Check in at Quality Inn & Suites Galveston, TX
7pm Dinner on your own at several restaurants close by including: Golden Corral, Jimmy Johns, Waffle House, 61st Street Fishing Pier and others

Monday, March 2

8:30am Breakfast (Included)
9am Depart Hotel
10am Tour Johnson Space Center — Lunch included with admission at Zero-G Diner
2:30pm Tour Offshore Energy Center’s Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig Galveston, TX 4pm Dolphin & Pelican watch while riding the Galveston-Port Bolivar Ferry
Evening Visit The Strand Historic District for shopping & Dining in Galveston, TX Spend 2nd night at Quality Inn & Suites in Galveston

Tuesday, March 3

7:30am Breakfast (Included)
8:00am Travel to Corpus Christi, TX
Noon Lunch on your own at one of several restaurants close to USS Lexington
1:00pm Tour the USS Lexington aircraft carrier
3:30pm Check in at Hawthorn Inn & Suites Corpus Christi, TX
Enjoy the beach, catch a nap, explore
7pm Dinner/Shopping on your own in Port Aransas area

Wednesday, March 4

7:30am Breakfast (Included)
8am  Travel to King Ranch in Kingsville, TX
10am King Ranch Historical Tour, King Ranch Farm Tour, King Ranch Feedlot/Feedmill Tour, King Ranch Museum Tour, King Ranch Cowboy Camphouse Barbeque (Included)
4pm Travel to San Antonio
6:30pm Check in at Quality Inn & Suites in San Antonio, TX Dinner/shopping at shopping mall right across from hotel

Thursday, March 5

8:30am Breakfast (Included)
9:00am Step on Guide arrives/tour San Antonio
12:30pm Lunch on your own as suggested by guide
1:30pm Tour SAS Shoe Factory; other
6:30pm Dinner on your own at River Center Mall/Tony Roma’s (Tony Roma’s will be where you’ll get on the river boat.)
7:30-8:30pm Cruise the Riverwalk Second night at Quality Inn & Suites

Friday, March 6

7:30am Breakfast (Included)
8:00am  Depart to Austin
10am  Tour LBJ Library & Museum Austin, TX
Noon Lunch on your own at one of several Restaurants in area
3pm  Tour Texas State Capitol
4:30pm  Depart to Dallas
6pm Dinner on your own
8:30pm Check in at La Quinta Inn & Suites

Saturday, March 7

Sleep in!
Breakfast (Included)
10:00am Fort Worth Stockyards (Shops/Dining)
1pm  Visit George W. Bush Presidential Library & Museum
3pm  Depart to Oklahoma City, OK
6pm Check in at hotel in Oklahoma City, OK
6:30pm Dinner on your own at one of several restaurants close to hotel
8pm  Visit Alfred P. Murrah outside Memorial

Sunday, March 8

7:30am Breakfast (Included)
8:00am Depart for home!
Noon Lunch at Western Sizzlin’ in Salina, KS
6:30pm Arrive in Yankton

Price: $1,399 per person double; $1,299 per person triple; $1,199 per person quad. $1,899 per person single.

For more information: Call 605-857-0753 or email scrawford@wnax.com!

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