Leave the cold weather behind and consider spending six days in warm, sunny Arizona. Join the McHenry County College Trips and Tours program for a trip to Arizona’s scenic rail excursion May 17-22.
The Arizona’s Historic Trains trip features the Grand Canyon and Sedona, including six days and eight meals. Highlights include two of Arizona’s scenic rail excursions, including Grand Canyon Railway to the edge of the awesome Grand Canyon and a journey through Verde Canyon in first class comfort aboard the Verde Canyon Railroad.
Trip participants will experience the breathtaking beauty of Grand Canyon National Park, visit the Montezuma Castle National Monument, an ancient Indian dwelling carved into a limestone cliff and ride a narrated trolley tour of Sedona. Also included is lively entertainment and a Chuck wagon supper at Blazin’ M Ranch and Western Stage Show. A leisurely day in Sedona includes shopping and exploring on your own or an optional jeep tour. The old mining town of Jerome is also among the highlights. Home pick-up and return, round trip air from Chicago, and round trip airport transfers are included. Trip participants will receive $30 in Mayflower money.
Cost is $3,037 for a single or $2,198 for double occupancy. Optional trip cancellation/interruption insurance is $150. To register or for more information, call Claudia Terrones at (815) 455-8782.