|Day 1 |
Monday, 11/15/2021 - A morning department has you heading south to Asheville, NC. Upon arrival you will check into your hotel and enjoy a welcome reception. This evening you will enjoy a delicious dinner at a fine restaurant in the area.
|Day 2 |
Tuesday, 11/16/2021 - Enjoy a continental breakfast, and then meet your step-on guide for a historical tour of Asheville which will include the Folk Art Center showcasing the talents of more than 800 of the South's most gifted artists and Grove Arcade. Afterwards, visit Biltmore Village, which was built in the 1890's as a classic planned community at the entrance to George Vanderbilt's Biltmore Estate. Dinner will be at the Deerpark Restaurant on the grounds of the Biltmore Estate. The highlight of your visit to Asheville will be the Candlelight Christmas Evening Tour of Biltmore House, which is completely illuminated with candles and soft lights as it did when George Vanderbilt officially opened the home on Christmas Eve 1895.
|Day 3 |
Wednesday, 11/17/2021 - Following a continental breakfast, it's off to the Biltmore Estate, former home of the George W. Vanderbilt. There will be plenty of time to tour the gardens and visit the gift shops and conservatory. You will have access to the Biltmore Estate Winery, the Antler Hill Village and the grounds. This evening you will enjoy a Southern-style barbecue, followed by an evening of entertainment featuring the Blue Ridge Mountain Opry.
|Day 4 |
Thursday, 11/18/2021 - After breakfast, check out and depart for home with fond memories of your trip to Asheville and Christmas at Biltmore House.