Enjoy five nights at the fabulous Perdido Beach Resort on the beautiful Gulf of Mexico in Orange Beach, Alabama. Visit the quaint town of Fairhope with its picturesque wharf and French Quarter shopping district and take to the water aboard the Sunny Lady for an exciting dolphin watching cruise.
1 Travel to Tennessee
Climb aboard your motorcoach
for the first overnight in Tennessee and a welcome dinner
hosted by your Tour Manager.
2 Welcome to the Gulf Shore
Arrive on the Gulf Coast
today and be greeted by warm, gentle breezes and a deluxe
resort property, the Perdido Beach Resort. Nestled on an island
oasis where pelicans perch, blue herons stroll and emerald
waters lap sugar white sand, the Perdidio Beach Resort is your
luxury home away from home. From your private balcony to the
indoor/outdoor pool to the multiple restaurants, Perdido has
it all. Meal: B
3 Free Time at the Resort
Your first full day at the Gulf
is yours to do as you please. Take a stroll along the beautiful
beach or relax at the pool with a good book. The perfect day to
unwind and enjoy your new home. Tonight, enjoy an included dinner at the resort.
Meals: B, D
4 Fairhope’s French Quarter
Today, travel to the beautiful
eastern shore of Mobile Bay and the village of Fairhope. Here,
the picturesque waterfront and downtown are highlighted by
Fairhope’s own quaint French Quarter district. Home to the
largest crepe myrtle tree in the South, the French Quarter is
a cobblestone courtyard with specialty shops and boutiques.
5 Dolphin Cruise and Free Time
Take to the water aboard the Sunny Lady
for an exciting dolphin watching cruise along the scenic back bays of Orange Beach where dolphins
flourish in their natural habitat. The vessel of your 90-minute
cruise features a heated and air-conditioned cabin along with
a glass bottom for maximum viewing. In the afternoon, enjoy
some shopping time in Gulf Shores and free time at the resort.
Meals: B, L
6 National Naval Aviation Museum
Today, take the short drive to Pensacola, Florida, for a visit to the National Naval
Aviation Museum. Have your Government-issued ID handy as
you will go on to the Naval Base to access the museum. With
over 150 beautifully restored aircraft, this is the largest Naval
Aviation Museum in the world and the base is home to the Blue
Angels. Back at the resort, the rest of the day is yours to enjoy
the beach and the amenities of the property.
Meals: B, D
7 Travel to Franklin, Tennessee
Time to leave the
beautiful Gulf Coast behind today and travel to Tennessee and
your final night stay. Tonight, enjoy a farewell dinner hosted by
your Tour Manager.
Meals: B, D
8 Travel Home
Depart this morning bound for home
arriving in the late afternoon with fond memories.