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2021 Tours

As business resumes post-pandemic, rules and regulations vary by destination and are frequently changing.  If time on your own is scheduled on a tour, we encourage you to verify hours and plan ahead with reservations, if required, with each establishment you plan to visit.

July

Cape May Land & Sea
July 26, 2021 (Mon)
$102 Adult / $95 Child (2-12)

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Price includes transportation, 2 ½ hour Dolphin Watch Cruise, Free Time at Washington Street Mall area for lunch, shopping, and exploring the town.

This is a Walking Tour.

Depart William Penn Park & Ride – Lot C-1

Depart Bethlehem, PA (L.V.I.P)

Depart Allentown, PA (Green Hills Commerce Center)

Depart Quakertown, PA  (Park & Ride, Route 663)

Arrive Cape May, NJ

Dolphin Watch Cruise – Cape May Whale Watcher

Free time on own at Washington Street Mall

Depart Cape May, NJ

Arrival in Quakertown, PA


Cape May Whale Watcher

Experience Cape May in a completely new way! Join us aboard the Cape May Whale Watcher for a 2 ½ hour Dolphin Watch Cruise as we cruise around the island of Cape May, NJ. See Victorian homes, Cape May Lighthouses and many other points of interest as your Captain narrates the tour with historical facts.

Along the way, we will encounter the dolphins, which have made this trip famous. See our local dolphins in their pristine environment and learn about their habits and habitat all while enjoying our large, comfortable super cruiser and a Danish with coffee or juice, which is included.

  • The ship is not air-conditioned. It has open-air decks with a glass-enclosed salon.
  • Enjoy a full snack bar on board. You cannot take food or drinks onto the ship.
  • Handicap Accessibility: Wheelchair and stroller accessible. We will need to know if there is a mobility-impaired person in the group subsequent to the cruise.

Washington Street Mall

The shops of Cape May’s Washington Street Mall are privately or family-owned. Several have been in the same families for generations. Awnings are still cranked down to shelter merchandise from the morning sun. Merchants can still be seen sweeping the sidewalks in front of their shops. Ice cream parlors, sidewalk cafes, and restaurants are everywhere offering an oasis of refreshment. Flowers abound. In the summer, the Mall is the place to explore and shop or eat. Enjoy the many fine stores and restaurants on Cape May’s Washington Street Mall, where shopping and dining are a pleasure. With knowledgeable merchants, many special services, and a large variety of merchandise at great prices, you will discover Cape May’s year-round charm. In addition to its charming old buildings, Cape May’s Washington Street Mall boasts several architecturally significant buildings and contains the largest collection of wealthy Victorian summer cottages and hotels in existence.

“Queen Esther” at Sight & Sound Millennium Theatre
July 28, 2021 (Wed)
$140 Adult / $99 Child (3-12)

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Price includes transportation, Sight & Sound show, and family-style lunch at Hershey Farm Restaurant.
Seating: Section 103, Rows F-J

Depart William Penn Park & Ride – Lot C-1

Depart Bethlehem, PA (L.V.I.P)

Depart Allentown, PA (Green Hills Commerce Center)

Arrive Strasburg, PA

Sight & Sound Theatre – Queen Esther

Family Style Lunch – Hershey Farm Restaurant

Depart Strasburg, PA

Arrival in Allentown, PA (Green Hills Commerce Center)


Sight & Sound Millennium Theatre

Constructed on the site of the former Sight & Sound Entertainment Centre, which was destroyed in January 1997 by fire, the Millennium Theatre is located in Strasburg, PA. Completed in the summer of 1998, the theatre seats 2,000. The Millennium Theatre is handicap accessible.

‘Queen Esther’

Everyone has a story.

Set in the opulent, yet perilous Persian Empire, QUEEN ESTHER is a captivating tale of beauty and bravery. Esther’s ordinary life changed forever when she was taken through the palace doors, entering a new world of royalty and risk. With a crown on her head and a secret in her heart, can she find the courage to trust in God’s plan and believe that she was made for such a time as this?

Experience one of the most riveting Bible stories of the Old Testament as it comes to life with magnificent sets, special effects and live animals in this brand-new original stage production!

Family- Style Lunch at Hershey Farm Restaurant

Family-style lunch includes fried chicken, baked ham, real mashed potatoes, green beans, buttered corn, sweet & sour relishes, homemade rolls, shoo-fly pie, apple pie, and hand-dipped vanilla ice cream with fresh brewed sweetened/unsweetened iced tea and coffee.

August

Atlantic City Air Show
Thunder Over the Boardwalk
August 18, 2021 (Wed)
$85 Adult

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Price includes transportation, exclusive viewing from the Steel Pier, Grab & Go lunch, and
$10 Slot play at Resorts Casino Hotel.
This is a Walking Tour.

Depart William Penn Park & Ride – Lot C-1

Depart Bethlehem, PA (L.V.I.P)

Depart Allentown, PA (Green Hills Commerce Center)

Depart Quakertown, PA (Park & Ride Route 663)

Arrive Atlantic City, NJ

Time on own at Resorts Casino Hotel & Air Show

Depart Atlantic City, NJ

Arrival in Quakertown, PA


Atlantic City Air Show

The Atlantic City Air Show Thunder Over the Boardwalk is one of the most popular events in Atlantic City, and one of the very best air shows in the country, with its heart-stopping feats, aerobatics maneuvers, formation flying, and solo routines by military and civilian pilots.

Grab & Go lunch includes sandwich, chips, beverage, and dessert.

All passengers will have exclusive viewing privileges from Steel Pier. First come, first served seating.

The Atlantic City Air Show can be viewed starting at 10:00 a.m. from anywhere on the Atlantic City beach and Boardwalk.

What to Bring

Sunscreen, wear light clothing, snacks, bottled water, cameras and binoculars, sunglasses, beach attire including umbrellas and hats.

Gettysburg Battlefield Tour
August 20, 2021 (Fri)
$82 Adult / $78 Child (4-10)

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Price includes transportation, Cyclorama, Film and Museum Experience at Visitor’s Center, Guided Battlefield Tour,
and afternoon on own for lunch and exploring the town.

This is a Walking Tour.

Depart: Bethlehem, PA – LVIP, 2012 Industrial Drive   William Penn Park & Ride – Lot C-1 6:15am
Allentown, PA – Green Hills, 5925 Tilghman Street – Trans-Bridge Tours parking lot behind Pizza Shop 6:35am
Arrive: Gettysburg Visitor Center, Gettysburg, PA 8:45am
Cyclorama, Film & Museum 9:30am – 10:45am
Guided tour of Battlefield 11:00am – 1:00pm
Lunch and afternoon on own in town 1:15pm – 4:45pm
Depart: Gettysburg, PA 5:00pm
Return: Lehigh Valley Area 7:30pm

Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center:
The Museum and Visitor Center at Gettysburg National Military Park is located just south of historic downtown Gettysburg, the Museum and Visitor Center features the exclusive Cyclorama, Film and Museum Experience.  The Cyclorama, Film and Museum Experience includes the film, A New Birth of Freedom; the massive Cyclorama painting, which literally surrounds visitors with a magnificent visual of the fury of Pickett’s Charge, and the Gettysburg Museum of the American Civil War, featuring 12 exhibit galleries that contain artifacts and interactive displays.

Battlefield Tour:
Experience countless stories and breathtaking landmarks, terrain, vistas and monuments on a 2 hour tour with a Licensed Battlefield Guide, who is licensed by the National Park Service as an historic interpreter of the major events for the three day Battle of Gettysburg.

Attractions around town: (Admission fees may apply)
Shriver House Museum – 309 Baltimore Street
Jennie Wade House – 548 Baltimore Street
Gettysburg National Cemetery – 1195 Baltimore Pike
Evergreen Cemetery – 799 Baltimore Street
Gettysburg Museum of History – 219 Baltimore Street
Lincoln Train Museum – 425 Steinwehr Avenue
Gettysburg Diorama – 241 Steinwehr Avenue
The David Wills House – 8 Lincoln Square

Area Restaurants:
Farnsworth House  Sweney’s Tavern – 401 Baltimore Street
Dobbin House Tavern – 89 Steinwehr Avenue
General Pickett’s Buffet – 571 Steinwehr
Tommy’s Pizza – 105 Steinwehr
Friendly’s – 445 Steinwehr Avenue
Appalachian Brewing Co. – 259 Steinwehr Avenue
The Pub & Restaurant – 21 Lincoln Square

Ocean City, NJ
August 22, 2021 (Sun)
$71 Adult / $65 Child (2-11)

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Price includes transportation and free time at the beach

This is a Walking Tour.

Depart: William Penn Park & Ride – Lot C-1 6:10am
Bethlehem, PA – LVIP, 2012 Industrial Drive 6:30am
Allentown, PA – Green Hills, 5925 Tilghman Street – Trans-Bridge Tours parking lot behind Pizza Shop 6:50am
Quakertown, PA – Park & Ride – Route 663 7:10am
Arrive: Ocean City, NJ 10:00am
Free time on own in Ocean City, NJ 10:00am – 5:45pm
Depart: Ocean City, NJ 6:00pm
Return: Lehigh Valley Area 9:00pm

Bus to drop off and pick-up at Moorlyn Terrace & Atlantic Ave (between 8th & 9th Sts.) near boardwalk.

Ocean City, NJ is located about 30 minutes south of Atlantic City is known as “America’s Greatest Family Resort.” There are 2 ½ miles of white sandy beaches.

Beach Tags:
Beach tags are required to stay on the beach from Memorial Day to Labor Day for anyone 12 & older. Seasonal, weekly and daily passes are available at the Welcome Center (16 E 9th Street), City Hall, Music Pier, or at any guarded beach entrance.

Beach rules:
Swimming is only allowed where the beaches are guarded by lifeguards.

Restrooms:
There are public facilities throughout the island. Find them on the Boardwalk at 1st, 6th, and 12th Street and in the Music Pier, and on the beach at 34th and 58th Street.

Bathhouse:
Here you can shower for a small fee after a day on the beach. The bathhouse is located at 13th Street and Boardwalk.

Alcohol:
Ocean City is a dry town! That means no alcohol sale or consumption is permitted in any public place, including the beach.

Welcome Center:
You will find brochures, coupons, helpful hints, and information on things to do.

The Boardwalk:
Offers visitors an opportunity to try delicious foods, browse through souvenir and novelty shops, play miniature golf, and enjoy all the fun and excitement the boardwalk has to offer.

September

Circle Line & Little Italy
September 1, 2021 (Wed)
$111 Adult / $100 Child (3-12)

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Price includes transportation, Full-Island Cruise, and free time in Little Italy.
This is a Walking Tour.

Depart Allentown, PA (Green Hills Commerce Center)

Depart Bethlehem, PA (L.V.I.P)

Depart William Penn Park & Ride – Lot C-1

Arrive Pier 83 West 42nd Street – New York, NY

Board Circle Line Cruise

Time on now in Little Italy – New York, NY

Depart New York, NY

Arrival at William Penn Park & Ride – Lot C-1


Circle Line Cruise

Depart on Circle Line’s most popular cruise and discover Manhattan like the great explorers; take in over 101 city sights by water including three rivers, seven major bridges, five boroughs, and a magnificent close-up of the Statue of Liberty. Sights you will see – Stevens Institute of Technology, Liberty Science Center, Battery Park, Ellis Island, Statue, wall St. Brooklyn Bridge, Empire State Building, Chrysler Building, Intrepid, George Washington Bridge, Palisades of NJ, Roosevelt Island, Gracie Mansion, Harlem, Yankee Stadium, Columbia University, Grant’s Tomb, Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument.

  • The ship is not air-conditioned. It has open-air decks with a glass-enclosed salon.
  • Enjoy a full snack bar on board. You cannot take food or drinks onto the ship.
  • Handicap Accessibility: Wheelchair and stroller accessible. We will need to know if there is a mobility-impaired person in the group subsequent to the cruise.

Little Italy

Walking beside the narrow, cobblestoned streets beneath the fire escapes of turn-of-the-century tenements, sights, sounds and smells of Italian cuisine and culture emanating from the restaurants surround and tempt you at every step. Here at Little Italy, we are bringing it all to you.

Remember Little Italy is not just a “San Gennaro Festival” in September it is year-round. You may not be able to win a stuffed animal, but you can still sure stuff yourself. A coal brick oven pizza…a hearty glass of Chianti…a zeppole…a cannoli…you will find it all in New York City’s Little Italy.

Philadelphia Zoo & Adventure Aquarium
September 11, 2021 (Sat)
$102 Adult / $98 Child (2-12)

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Price includes transportation and admission into the Philadelphia Zoo & Adventure Aquarium
This is a Walking Tour.

Depart William Penn Park & Ride – Lot C-1

Depart Bethlehem, PA (L.V.I.P)

Depart Allentown, PA (Green Hills Commerce Center)

Depart Quakertown, PA (Park & Ride Route 663)

Arrive Philadelphia, PA

Free time at Philadelphia Zoo

Arrive Camden, NJ

Free time on own at Adventure Aquarium

Depart Philadelphia, PA

Arrive back to the Lehigh Valley Area


Philadelphia Zoo

Philadelphia Zoo’s 42-acre campus is filled with a variety of animal exhibits, each designed to provide
you and your family with an up close and personal experience. Get within inches of a lion, face to face
with a gorilla, and nose to nose with giant river otters!

Adventure Aquarium

Adventure Aquarium is just minutes from downtown Philadelphia on the Camden Waterfront and
features one-of-a-kind exhibits with more than 15,000 aquatic species throughout two million gallons
of water. The Aquarium is home to the largest collection of sharks on the East Coast, including the only
great hammerhead shark on exhibit in the United States. It is the only aquarium in the world to exhibit
hippos and one of only six facilities in the US to have Little Blue penguins as permanent residents. The
Aquarium exhibits the longest Shark Bridge in the world, a unique V-shaped rope suspension bridge
just inches over Shark Realm. Adventure Aquarium is an accredited member of the Association of Zoos
and Aquariums (AZA), and is held to the absolute highest standards in animal care and exhibition.

The excitement continues in Adventure Aquarium’s 3D Theater, presented by Valley Forge Tourism and
Convention Board. The 3D theater is a one-of-a-kind movie 3D projection experience, providing an
immersive, trilling experience that is fun for the whole family!
3D Theater is now included with General Admission!

Philadelphia History Tour
September 13, 2021 (Mon)
$87 Adult / $83 Child (2-16)

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Price includes transportation, self-guided tour at the Museum of the American Revolution, lunch on own at the Reading Terminal Market,
and self-guided tour at the NationalConstitution Center.
This is a Walking Tour.

Depart William Penn Park & Ride – Lot C-1

Depart Bethlehem, PA (L.V.I.P)

Depart Allentown, PA (Green Hills Commerce Center)

Depart Quakertown, PA (Park & Ride Route 663)

Arrive Philadelphia, PA

Self-Guided Tour of National Constitution Center

Lunch and time on own at Reading Terminal Market

Self-Guided Tour of the Museum of the American Revolution

Depart Philadelphia, PA

Arrival in Quakertown, PA


Self-Guided Tour of National Constitution Center

National Constitution Center is a nonprofit, nonpartisan institution devoted to the United States Constitution. One Independence Mall in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the center is an interactive museum and a national town hall for constitutional dialogue, hosting government leaders, journalists, scholars, and celebrities for public discussions. The center houses the Annenberg Center for Education and Outreach, which offers civic learning resources onsite and online. It does not house the original Constitution, which is stored at the National Archives Building in Washington, D.C.

The National Constitution Center’s main exhibits include three attractions: FREEDOM RISING, a multimedia theatrical production, presented in the all-new SIDNEY KIMMEL THEATER; THE STORY OF WE ARE THE PEOPLE, an interactive exhibit; and the iconic SIGNERS’ HALL, with 42 life-size, bronze statues of the Founding Fathers. No Photography and video of any kind in the museum exhibit areas, with the exception of Signers’ Hall.

Reading Terminal Market

Reading Terminal Market is one of America’s Largest and oldest public markets, housed since 1893 in a National Historic Landmark building. The Market offers an incredible selection of locally grown & exotic produce, locally sourced meats, and poultry, plus the finest seafood, cheese, baked goods, and confections. You will find everything you need to create a memorable meal, from cookbooks, to table linens, to kitchenware, to fresh-cut flowers, and more. In addition, the widest variety of restaurants under one roof. Find it all here in Philadelphia’s historic public market!

Self-Guided Tour of the Museum of the American Revolution

Enjoy a journey through the remarkable story of America’s founding and gain a deeper understanding of the people, events, and ideals that gave birth to the nation. Located just steps from Independence Hall in the heart of Historic Philadelphia, the Museum brings the stories of our nation’s founding to life in exciting and unique ways.

Fall Foliage Train Ride
Waterfront at Silver Birches
September 22, 2021 (Wed)
$121

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Price includes transportation, train ride on the Stourbridge Line, family style meal at Silver
Birches and a musical show featuring Déjà vu.

Depart William Penn Park & Ride – Lot C-1

Depart Bethlehem, PA (L.V.I.P)

Depart Allentown, PA (Green Hills Commerce Center)

Arrive Honesdale, PA

Upon arrival coffee and apple streusel will be served

Board Train

The Stourbridge Line Train Ride

Waterfront at Silver Birches, Hawley, PA – Family Style Meal

Motown Madness/Disco Fever/Rock & Roll Show

Snack before departure

Depart Hawley, PA

Arrival in the Lehigh Valley Area

The Stourbridge Line Train Ride

Board the train, relax and enjoy the ride along the scenic Lackawaxen River, through the wooded beauty
of the Poconos to the historic town of Hawley. As you travel along the tracks, you will learn about
America’s first steam locomotive operation, which took place right in the Honesdale, and about the
D & H Canal and the Gravity Railroad. You will also ride past the generation station by the hydroelectric
dam and waters of Lake Wallenpaupack!

Waterfront at Silver Birches

It’s relaxing, it’s exciting and it offers a breathtaking view of Lake Wallenpaupack. Silver Birches’
Waterfront Banquet Center, located on the shore of the 13 mile long lake offers an unparalleled travel
experience. Perfectly suited for day trip excursions, Silver Birches’ provides a fun filled day with exciting
entertainment and superb meals served family style.

Motown Madness, Disco Fever and a Little Rock & Roll featuring Déjà vu

You rocked on the rails. Now let us rock on the dance floor with the stylish and versatile Déjà vu duo.
They have performed at the Trump Plaza and other casinos in Atlantic City, and have been an opening
act for major artists. Whether it is a cheek-to-cheek slow dancing, or shakin’ your booty, they have the
music for you!

“Mamma Mia”
Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre
September 25, 2021 (Sat)
$124 Adult / $92 Teen (13-18) / $83 Child (2-12)

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Price includes transportation, lunch, and show.

Depart: William Penn Park & Ride – Lot C-1 8:55am
Bethlehem, PA – LVIP, 2012 Industrial Drive 9:15am
Allentown, PA – Green Hills, 5925 Tilghman Street – Trans-Bridge Tours parking lot behind Pizza Shop 9:35am
Arrive: Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre, Lancaster, PA 11:30am
Lunch 11:45am – 1:15pm
Show – “Mamma Mia” 1:15 – 3:35pm
Depart: Lancaster, PA 3:45pm
Return: Lehigh Valley Area 5:45pm

The Dutch Apple Dinner Theater is located in the heart of Lancaster County.  It features professional, full-length Broadway musicals and comedies and delicious meals. Buffet service and menus have changed for a safer dining experience and are subject to further adjustments. Currently, a choice of a Tossed Salad or Caesar Salad will be served to your table along with a cup of soups, rolls, and butter. The main course menu and desserts will be pre-plated with a variety of selections to choose from.

DISNEY’S MAMMA MIA
The Broadway hit comes right to our stage! Told through ABBA’s greatest hits, this comical story finds Sophie, a bride-to-be, in search of her birth father on a beautiful Greek island. After reading her mom’s diary, Sophie secretly invites the three men her mom wrote about to her wedding. This enchanting and unforgettable tale of love, laughter, family and friendship is set to classic ABBA songs including “Dancing Queen,” “Take a Chance on Me”, “SOS,” and the title song “Mamma Mia”!

2 hour & 30 minute Show.

Bloomsburg Fair Senior Day
September 27, 2021 (Mon)
$76 Adult / $65 Senior (65+) / $61 Child (2-12)

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Price includes transportation and admission into the Fair for Adults. Price for Seniors (65+)
and Children (2-12) is for transportation only; admission to the Fair is free.
Senior Citizens need Medicare Card or Proof of Age (65+) to enter Fair Free
This is a Walking Tour.

Depart William Penn Park & Ride – Lot C-1

Depart Bethlehem, PA (L.V.I.P)

Depart Allentown, PA (Green Hills Commerce Center)

Arrive Bloomsburg, PA

Free Time on own at Bloomsburg Fair

Depart Bloomsburg, PA

Arrive back to the Lehigh Valley Area


Bloomsburg Fair

Experience the Bloomsburg Fair now in its 166th year. The annual Bloomsburg Fair is an agricultural fair
with livestock and horticultural exhibits, amusement rides, concerts, food crafts truck and tractor pulls,
demolition derby, harness racing, music, entertainment, horse pulling, fireworks and much more. It was
originally an agricultural exhibition held on the lower end of Second Street, which is now Main Street.
Since then it has grown to be the largest fair on the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Important Information

* Admission gates to the fair open daily 7am to 9pm
* Monday, September 27 – Free admission to grounds for senior citizens showing Medicare card
or other proof of age 65.
* All carry-ons will be subject to inspection
* Some livestock animals are not required to be in barns until 8pm Sunday.
* Agricultural, arts & crafts, educational, horticultural and industrial exhibition buildings open
daily 9am to 10pm.
* Poultry & Rabbit Exhibit Building open daily 9am to 10pm.
* Exhibits: Farm & Garden / Food/ Arts & Crafts / Hobbies / Needlework / Livestock / Poultry /
Rabbits / 4-H/FFA / Flowers / School Exhibits / Restored Farmhouse / “Our Living Past” exhibit
located adjacent to Restored Farmhouse & Schoolhouse.
* Free tram or bus service to and from parking lot and admission gate.
* There are two First Aid stations, one near the Leonard Street Gate, and the other at the west
end of the Grandstand in the Racing Secretary’s office. Both locations are open daily from
10am to midnight.
* Farm Museum opens daily, 9am to 10pm
* One Room School House opens daily, 10am to 6pm.
* Display of WWII memorabilia and visits with veterans in Education Building.

October

9/11  Memorial & Museum
Oct 2, 2021 (Sat)
$90 Adult / $84 Senior (65+)

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Price includes transportation, Timed-entrance admission to 9/11 Museum (Group must enter together), Memorial & Museum Store, lunch on own and free time to explore the area.

This is a Walking Tour.

Depart Allentown, PA (Location TBD)

Depart Bethlehem, PA (L.V.I.P)

Depart William Penn Park & Ride – Lot C-1

Arrive New York, NY

9/11 Memorial & Museum – 11:00am timed entry

Free time on own

Depart: New York, NY

Arrival to the Lehigh Valley Area

9/11 Memorial Museum

The Museum displays artifacts associated with the events of 9/11, while presenting stories of loss and recovery. The National September 11 Memorial
Museum serves as the country’s principal institution concerned with exploring the implications of the events of 9/11, documenting the impact of those events and exploring 9/11’s continuing significance. The Museum’s 110,000 square feet of exhibition space is located within the archaeological heart of the World Trade Center site–telling the story of 9/11 through multimedia displays, archives, narratives and a collection of monumental and authentic artifacts. The lives of every victim of the 2001 and 1993 attacks will be commemorated as visitors have the opportunity to learn about the men, women, and children who died.

9/11 Memorial

Your ticket also includes this tribute of remembrance and honor to the nearly 3,000 people killed in the terror attacks. The Memorial’s twin reflecting pools are each nearly an acre in size and feature the largest manmade waterfalls in the North America. The pools sit within the footprints where the Twin Towers once stood. The names of every person who died in the 2001 and 1993 attacks are inscribed into bronze panels edging the Memorial pools, a powerful reminder of the largest loss of life resulting from a foreign attack on American soil and the greatest single loss of rescue personnel in American history.

Nearby attractions:
One World Observatory – World Trade Center
The Oculus
Westfield World Trade Center Mall
World Trade Center Station
St. Paul’s Chapel
Trinity Church

Intrepid Air & Space Museum
October 12, 2021 (Tue)
$89 Adult / $87 Senior (65+) / $78 Child (5-12)

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Price includes transportation and admission to Intrepid Museum Complex: USS Intrepid, USS Growler Submarine & Space Shuttle Pavilion

This is a Walking Tour.

Depart Allentown, PA (Location TBD)

Depart Bethlehem, PA (L.V.I.P)

Depart William Penn Park & Ride – Lot C-1

Arrive Intrepid Museum Complex, New York, NY

Free time for lunch and exploring

Depart New York, NY

Arrival to the Lehigh Valley Area

Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

Complex is a dynamic, interactive and educational journey for all ages. The museum’s mission is to honor our heroes, educate the public and inspire our youth.

Aircraft Carrier Intrepid

Launched in 1943, the aircraft carrier USS Intrepid fought in World War II, surviving five kamikaze attacks and one torpedo strike. The ship later served in the Cold War and Vietnam. Intrepid was decommissioned in 1974.

Space Shuttle Pavilion

The Space Shuttle Pavilion highlights the space shuttle Enterprise, the prototype NASA orbiter that paved the way for the space shuttle program. Seventeen dynamic exhibit zones feature original artifacts, photographs, audio and films.

USS Growler

The USS Growler is the only American diesel-powered strategic missile submarine open to the public. The Growler offers museum visitors a firsthand look at life aboard a submarine and a close-up inspection of the once “top-secret” missile command center

Handicapped Access and Dining Information

Intrepid offers handicapped access via elevators to the Hangar Deck and Flight Deck from Pier 86 and Third Deck. The Concorde and the Growler are NOT wheelchair accessible. There are concessions available on the grounds to purchase food and drink.

Green Dragon Farmer’s Market &  Kitchen Kettle Village
October 15, 2021 (Fri)
$55 Adult / $51 Child (2-11)

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Price includes transportation, free time on own at Green Dragon Farmer’s Market and Kitchen Kettle Village.
Bring along a cooler to bring home those delicious food purchases.
This is a Walking Tour.

Depart William Penn Park & Ride – Lot C-1

Depart Bethlehem, PA (L.V.I.P)

Depart Allentown, PA (Location TBD)

Depart Quakertown, PA (Park & Ride Route 663)

Arrive Green Dragon’s Farmer’s Market – Ephrata, PA

Depart Ephrata, PA

Arrival Kitchen Kettle Village – Intercourse, PA

Depart Intercourse, PA

Arrive Allentown, PA


Green Dragon Farmer’s Market and Auction

Held every Friday in Ephrata, Lancaster County, PA. It is an indoor and outdoor shopping experience. Thousands of local shoppers have visited this local attraction since 1932 for their weekly shopping from over 400 local growers, merchants and craftsmen. With a long and unique history, the market continues to grow as a family-owned business years later.

Located on a thirty acre site in the heart of the Pennsylvania Dutch Country featuring 7 large market buildings and many other smaller shops, the Green Dragon merchants offer everything from “soup to nuts”.

Kitchen Kettle Village

Located in the little town of Intercourse. It boasts unique shops, where craftsmen and artisans sell their country wares. The village consists of over 40 shops and restaurants.

Foods

The Bake Shop, The Kling House Restaurant, Harvest Café, Aged & Cured Store, Pepper Lane Fudge & Sweets, The Pretzel Haus, Lapp Valley Farms Ice Cream, Pappy’s Kettle Korn, The Roasted Rooster, Waltz Vineyards, and The Olive Basin.

Shopping

Jam & Relish Kitchen, Girls Day Out, Deerskin Leather, Garnett Pottery, Washpin Pals, Paw Prints, by Candlelight, Cloverfield’s Bags and Accessories, Lily’s Personalized Teddy Bears, Dutchland Galleries, Grande Place, Insect Creations, Village Quilts, The Gift House, Perfect Pots, Lancaster Yarn, The Jewelry Box, Brighton Collectibles, John Hay Cigars, Good Vibes, Ten Thousand Villages, Make a Friend Workshop, The Girl’s Cottage, Heritage Gallery Outdoor Art and The Country Life Store.

Rides

AAA Buggy Rides

Washington, DC
Fall Day at the Capitol
October 16, 2021 (Sat)
$94 Adult / $87 Child (2-11)

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Price includes transportation and day on own in Washington DC

Depart Bethlehem, PA (L.V.I.P)

Depart Allentown, PA (Location TBD)

Arrive Air & Space Museum – Washington DC

Free Time on own in Washington DC

**Drop off and Pick up at Smithsonian’s National Air & Space Museum

Depart Washington, DC

Arrival to the Lehigh Valley Area

Smithsonian Institute

Smithsonian Institute is on the National Mall. Admission to the buildings are free. All of the buildings
have restrooms and wheelchair access and food services in some of the buildings. Buildings include
National Museum of the American Indian, The Castile or Smithsonian Institution Building, Arthur M
Sackler Gallery, Freer Gallery of Art, National Portrait Gallery, Hirschhorn Museum and Sculpture
Garden, National Air & Space Museum, National Gallery of Art, National Museum of American History
and National Museum of Natural History.

The National Mall

Visiting “the Mall” is a must-do for any first-time visitor. Encompassing a two-mile swath of land from
the Capitol Building to the Lincoln Memorial, you see this Washington in movies and in history books.
In addition to perfect photo-ops for both the Washington Monument and Capitol building, you will also
find several of the Smithsonian museums (including the Smithsonian Castle, the National Archives, and
National Gallery of Art and the U.S. Botanic Gardens.

Monuments and Memorials

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial  *   Vietnam Memorial   *   The Washington Monument Vietnam Women’s Memorial   *   Lincoln Memorial National World War II Memorial   *   Thomas Jefferson Memorial   *   Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial   *   Korean War Veterans Memorial

Eastern State Penitentiary & Ghost Walking Tour
October 21, 2021 (Thu)
$87 Adult / $83 Child (4-12)

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Price includes transportation, “The Voices of Eastern State” Audio Tour at Eastern State Penitentiary, free time on own for lunch and shopping at the Reading Terminal Market, and a Philadelphia Ghost Walking Tour.

Depart William Penn Park & Ride – Lot C-1

Depart Bethlehem, PA (L.V.I.P)

Depart Allentown, PA (Location TBD)

Depart Quakertown, PA – Park & Ride, Route 663

Arrive Philadelphia PA

Eastern State Penitentiary – Audio Tour

Time on own for dinner at Reading Terminal Market

Philadelphia Ghost Walking Tour

Depart Philadelphia, PA

Arrive in the Lehigh Valley Area

Eastern State Penitentiary

Eastern State Penitentiary was once the most famous and expensive prison in the world, but stands
today in ruin, a haunting world of crumbling cellblocks and empty guard towers. Known for its grand
architect and strict discipline, this was the world’s first true “penitentiary” a prison designed to inspire
penitence or true regret in the hearts of convicts. Its vaulted, sky-lit cells once held many of America’s
most notorious criminals, including bank robber “Slick Willie” and Al Capone.

Reading Terminal Market

Reading Terminal Market is one of America’s largest and oldest public markets, housed since 1893 in a
National Historic Landmark building. The Market offers incredible selections of locally grown and exotic
produce, locally sourced meats and poultry, plus the finest seafood, cheeses, baked goods, and
confections. You will find everything you need to create a memorable meal, from cookbooks, to table
linens, to kitchenware, to fresh cut flowers, and more. In addition, the widest variety of restaurants
under one roof. Find it all here at Philadelphia’s historic public market!

Philadelphia Ghost Walking Tour

Discover the secrets hidden in the shadows of America’s most historic and most haunted city! Join the
Ghost Tour of Philadelphia for a candlelight walking tour along the back streets and secret gardens of
Independence National Park, Old City, and Society Hill, where ghostly spirits, haunted houses, and eerie
graveyards lurk in the night! Named one of the top 15 “must see” attractions in the US!

November

Winter Wonderland at American Music Theater
November 27, 2021 (Sat)
$121 Adult /$88 Child (4-10)

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Price includes transportation, show and lunch at Bird-In-Hand Family Restaurant

Depart William Penn Park & Ride – Lot C-1

Depart Bethlehem, PA (L.V.I.P)

Depart Allentown, PA (Location TBD)

Arrive Bird-in-Hand, PA

Lunch at Bird-in-Hand Family Restaurant

American Music Theater, Lancaster, PA – “Winter Wonderland” Show

Depart Lancaster, PA

Arrival to the Lehigh Valley area

Bird-in-Hand Family Restaurant

When it comes to cooking, we use only the freshest ingredients, sourcing as much as possible from local farms. You’ll enjoy traditional Pennsylvania Dutch food, including many of Grandma Smucker’s original recipes, as well as a variety of other delicious dishes – so there’s something for everyone on the menu. There’s also the unique Noah’s Ark children’s buffet. You’ll want to save room for dessert, including their famous shoofly pie and other mouthwatering treats from the Bird-in-Hand Bakery & café.

American Music Theater

American Music Theatre is a 1,600-seat theatre in Lancaster, Pennsylvania that hosts more than 300 live concerts and performances each year: from Broadway shows to rock concerts and comedy club performers to today’s hottest country music concerts.  The snack bar includes sodas, juices, coffee and tea, candy bars, popcorn, soft pretzels, ice cream novelties, seasonal candy, nuts and dried fruit. The gift shop opens about one hour prior to show time, and remains open for about 20 minutes after the last show of the day.

Winter Wonderland

American Music Theatre’s 2021 Christmas Show: Winter Wonderland will recapture the Christmas spirit!
Once you step through our doors, you will gaze upon the magical sights and sounds of the season. Be
transported to a wonderland of music and enchantment – from a Bavarian mountain village to the festive,
holiday excitement at the North Pole. Our extraordinary costumes, gorgeous gowns, and stunning sets will
make you feel like you are there. Moreover … the young ones can even catch a glimpse of Old Saint Nick
himself!
Winter Wonderland is AMT’s newest Original Show, featuring the secular and sacred holiday songs you
know and love, with all-live performances by our sensational cast of Singers and Dancers, as well as the
remarkable AMT Orchestra. Bring the entire family and discover a new holiday tradition!

December

Pennsylvania Christmas & Gift Show
December 2, 2021(Thu)
$72 Adult / $70 Senior (62+)

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Price includes transportation and admission.

Depart William Penn Park & Ride – Lot C-1

Depart Bethlehem, PA (L.V.I.P)

Depart Allentown, PA (Location TBD)

Arrive Harrisburg Farm Show Complex

Free Time on own at show

Depart Harrisburg, PA

Arrival in the Lehigh Valley Area

Pennsylvania Christmas & Gift Show

Held at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg, the Christmas Show is the largest holiday
show in the country offering over 500 specialty shops selling a wide array of exclusive, unique gifts and
crafts. You will be pleased with the quality, variety and range of reasonable prices ($2 to $700). Gifts
for sale include arts & crafts, jewelry, clothing, Christmas ornaments, toys, household accents, ceramics,
furniture, dolls, flowers, paintings, and much, much more.
You will be entertained during your shopping experience. Enjoy listening to the choral and musical
groups or watching various dance groups. If you like trains, a large 100’ display will intrigue you. There
are many decorated trees and mantles, holiday displays plus a life-size re-creation of an Olde Christmas
Village with its buildings and quaint tents. Cooking clinics are also available.
Eating: There is a 600-seat cafeteria serving hot meals all day. There are also 4 concession areas to
serve you.

If you wish to go out of the building and return the same day, please have your hand stamped by the
usher at the main show entrance.

Free Package Check is located in the Small Arena. You can also check coats for a small fee

Longwood Gardens Christmas
December 5, 2021 (Sun)
$99 Adult / $96 Senior (62+) / $78 Child (5-18)

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Price includes transportation and admission to Longwood Gardens.

Depart William Penn Park & Ride – Lot C-1

Depart Bethlehem, PA (L.V.I.P)

Depart Allentown, PA (Location TBD)

Depart Quakertown, PA (Park & Ride Route 663)

Arrive Kennett Square, PA

Free time on your own at Longwood Gardens

Depart Kennett Square, PA

Arrival in Quakertown, PA

Longwood Gardens

No holiday season is complete without a visit to Longwood Gardens. See extravagant trees towering as
high as 18 feet stand in the Conservatory. Stroll the Outdoor Gardens and see more colorful lights on
display than ever before in the expanded outdoor experience—featuring a floating tree display,
hundreds of sparkling snowflakes, twinkling tree forms, a 12-foot fountain of lights in the Main Fountain
Garden, and so much more.

Dining Options

The Café features a selection of ready-to-eat sandwiches & salads, hot entrée selections, freshly
prepared desserts, and of course, the famous Longwood Gardens Mushroom Soup. Children’s meals
available. Open 11am-5pm.

1906 Our restaurant, 1906, named in honor of the year Pierre S. du Pont (1870-1954) purchased the
grounds that developed into Longwood Gardens. Our restaurant offers fresh seasonal fare with a focus
on locally sourced and sustainable ingredients for an unparalleled dining experience.
Open 11:30am-2:30pm

Visiting Tips

Wear Comfortable shoes and dress for the outdoors. Longwood Gardens is a rain or shine, indoor and
outdoor experience.
Motorized scooters and wheelchairs are available on a first-come, first-served basis in the Visitor
Center for a minimal fee.

“Miracle on 34th Street”
Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre
December 11, 2021 (Sat)
$124 Adult / $92 Teen (13-18) / $83 Child (2-12)

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Price includes transportation, lunch, and show.

Depart: William Penn Park & Ride – Lot C-1 8:55am
Bethlehem, PA – LVIP, 2012 Industrial Drive 9:15am
Allentown, PA – Location TBD 9:35am
Arrive: Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre, Lancaster, PA 11:30am
Lunch 11:45am – 1:15pm
Show – “Miracle on 34th Street” 1:15 – 3:35pm
Depart: Lancaster, PA 3:45pm
Return: Lehigh Valley Area 5:45pm

The Dutch Apple Dinner Theater is located in the heart of Lancaster County.  It features professional, full-length Broadway musicals and comedies and delicious meals. Buffet service and menus have changed for a safer dining experience and are subject to further adjustments. Currently, a choice of a Tossed Salad or Caesar Salad will be served to your table along with a cup of soups, rolls, and butter. The main course menu and desserts will be pre-plated with a variety of selections to choose from.

MIRACLE ON 34th STREET
Six-year-old Susan Walker doesn’t fill her head with romantic notions like believing in Santa Claus. But when she meets the department store Santa who may in fact be the real Kris Kringle, a wave of love spreads across New York City and the little girl’s beliefs make all the difference! Based on the film of the same name, this classic story will melt even the most cynical hearts!

Recommended for ages 5 and up.
2 Hour & 20 minute Show.



Cancellation Policy

All One-Day Tours are sold on a no cancellation, no refund basis. Trans-Bridge Tours, Inc. acts as an agent for its customers, in purchasing tickets for shows, sporting events and other special entertainment tickets in advance. Once tickets are sold to the customer, tickets become the customer’s responsibility. Professional sporting leagues have the right to shift the starting times of games to accommodate television network requirements. In these cases, Trans-Bridge Tours, Inc. will inform all passengers and will operate the tour at the new time. No refunds or credits will be provided if a passenger cannot attend.



Travel Insurance

Trans-Bridge Tours, Inc. strongly recommends travel insurance to protect your investment; unforeseen circumstances may occur. Travel insurance protects you from two types of financial losses: the money you invest in the tour and medical expenses that your health insurance may not cover. When travel insurance is not purchased, customer will personally assume full responsibility for any financial loss associated with their travel arrangements. Trans-Bridge Tours, Inc. is not responsible for any financial loss due to customer cancelling their tour. Any questions regarding travel insurance coverage must be addressed with the travel insurance company. For travel insurance information, click here.



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