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“Wandering is the way we discover the world.”

Bilbrey Tours is Abilene’s leading resource for tourism opportunities, providing the time to travel, relax, and enjoy the amazing things this country has to offer. Read below to learn about the featured destinations for December 2018.

view of watermill and train

Smoky Mountain Christmas

November 27 – December 4, 2018
(8 days – 7 nights)

 

Departing Abilene, Big Spring, and Midland

$1929 per person (2 people per room)
$2449 per person (1 person per room)

Travel Protection Insurance: $177 – $239 per person

Full payment due upon booking 

Photo Courtesy of See Pigeon Forge & Dollywood

Highlights Include:

  • 2-nights Pigeon Forge, TN
  • Christmas at the Smoky Mountain Opry
  • 1-night at the Village Hotel on Biltmore Estate
  • Biltmore Mansion Tour
  • Biltmore Candlelight Mansion Tour
  • Dinner at Biltmore’s Deerpark Restaurant

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  • Dollywood
  • Dolly Parton’s Parade of Many Colors
  • Christ in the Smokies
  • 26th Annual National Gingerbread House competition winning creations
  • Asheville City Tour
  • Brunch at Omni Grove Park Inn
  • Meals: 7 continental breakfasts | 6 lunches or dinners

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nutcracker figures lined up on display

Christmas Shopping Spree

Saturday, December 1, 2018

 

Departing Abilene

$69 per person
$25 due upon booking –
Final payment due November 1, 2018

Highlights Include:

  • Choice of Galleria Dallas with stores to include Macy’s, Dallas Cowboy Pro Shop, Nordstrom, American Girl, Coach and H&M

OR

  • Grapevine Mills with more than 180 stores to include Saks Fifth Ave Outlet, Last Call Neiman Marcus, Burlington, Sears Outlet, and Marshalls
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globe with santa hat on

Christmas Mystery Tour

December 6 – 9, 2018
(4 days – 3 nights)

 

Departing Abilene

$789 per person (2 people per room)
$979 per person (1 person per room)

Travel Protection Insurance: $99 per person

$25 due upon booking – Final due October 2, 2018

Highlights Include:

  • Join us on our Christmas Mystery Tour to an unknown destination
  • Enjoy the sights, sounds, and smells of Christmas
  • Meals: 3 continental breakfasts | 4 lunches or dinners
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large snowflake display with blue lights

Enchanting Christmas

DFW Metroplex
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

 

Departing Abilene

$139 per person
$25 due upon booking – Final due October 29, 2018

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Highlights Include:

  • Gaylord Texan Resort in Grapevine brings the magic of a winter wonderland indoor with its annual ICE! exhibit.
  • Featuring more than 2 million pounds of colorful, hand-carved sculptures created by more than 40 ice sculptors into symbols of Christmas and holiday characters.

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  • ICE! also boats one-and-a-half million twinkling lights, 12,000 ornaments, a 52-foot-tall rotating Christmas tree, and a life-sized gingerbread house.
  • Shopping in historic Grapevine, TX; the Christmas Capitol of Texas
  • A world of Christmas wonder awaits at Enchant inside Globe Life Park in Arlington. Enchant hosts the world’s largest Christmas light maze and also displays holiday crafts from around the world in the Christmas marketplace.
dragon float at new year parade

Pasadena Rose Parade

December 28, 2018 – January 2, 2019
(6 days – 5 nights)

 

With the hustle and bustle of Christmas behind, we travel to Pasadena for the world-famous Tournament of Roses Parade.

Departing Abilene

$2849 per person (2 people per room)
$3129 per person (1 person per room)

Travel Protection Insurance: $239 – $316 per person

$200 due upon booking – Final due September 28, 2018

Photo Courtesy of Bilbrey Tours, Inc

Highlights Include:

  • Roundtrip transportation to DFW
  • *Overnight in DFW area on December 28
  • Roundtrip air from DFW to California (Call for pricing from other airports)
  • Reserved Seating for 130th Annual Tournament of Roses Parade
  • New Year’s Eve Dinner & Dance
  • Rose Parade Float Decorating

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  • Ronald Reagan Presidential Library
  • Air Force One
  • Hollywood and Beverly Hills City Tour
  • Hollywood Walk of Fame
  • Warner Brother Studios Tour
  • Movie night “under the stars”
  • Meals: 4 breakfasts, 1 continental breakfast, 2 lunches and 2 dinners

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Upcoming 2018 Tours

August  |  September  |  October  |  November  |  December

Upcoming 2019 Tours

February 2019 |  March 2019  |  April 2019  |  May 2019  |
June 2019 |  July 2019

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