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French Lick


  • Three night stay at the French Lick Springs Hotel

  • Tour the historic French Lick Resort

  • Exploring the Wilstem Wildlife Park with an up-close animal encounter

  • All aboard! The French Lick Scenic Railway


This tour offers departure points in Iowa, Minnesota, Illinois, and Indiana.  Depending on your pick-up point selection, the tour duration will be from 4 to 6 days.  The price will vary accordingly.  The “Base Tour”, or core, will begin on the day the last group of travelers join the tour, and end on the first day they begin to leave.  “Additions”, like a "Gathering" or "Post" core night, to that base tour will allow all travelers the convenience of departing from as close to home as possible.



Iowa & Minnesota

Departures with

Gathering & Post Nights

April 21 - 26

Arrive on Own in

Chicago Area with

Gathering Night

April 21 - 25

Chicago Area &

Indiana Departures

(Base Tour)

April 22 - 25

Double Occupancy




Single Occupancy




Triple/Quad Occupancy








  • Luxury motorcoach transportation

  • Lodging as listed on itinerary

  • Luggage handling for one (1) suitcase per person, if available

  • Tickets/admissions to listed attractions (Unless listed as "Optional" or "On your own")

  • Gratuities for local guides

  • Meals as listed on itinerary

  • Guidance of a professional tour manager


Activity Level - 3

Good mobility is needed. There will be prolong standing, stairs, and walking distances over varied landscapes.


April 21

* Travelers departing from IOWA and MINNESOTA, take advantage of our ‘gathering overnight’ in the Chicagoland area. Remaining travelers can arrive on their own at the hotel for a complimentary night or choose to join the group on April 21 from our identified departure locations.
* For those staying in the Chicagoland hotel, meet fellow travelers and enjoy breakfast the next morning.

April 22

* Enjoy the ride as we make our way to French Lick Springs Hotel, our home-away-from-home for the next three nights.
* Dinner will be enjoyed together tonight at our hotel.

B, D

April 23

* To start our day, we’ll stretch our legs on a historic walking tour of the French Lick Springs Hotel.
* Enjoy free time and have lunch on your own.
* On our visit to Wilstem Wildlife Park, we’ll enjoy a drive through safari ride, culminating in an up-close animal encounter.
* Using the free trolley, the rest of the day is yours to have dinner on your own in town or enjoy the amenities of the French Lick Resort.


April 24

* Learning about the tumultuous history of French Lick West Baden with our step-on guide will start our day.
* Enjoy some free time for exploration.
* We'll get to relive the era when rail travel was the primary means for long-distance travel as we climb aboard a French Lick Scenic Railway train. Plus, we'll savor a boxed lunch before enjoying the views.
* Upon our arrival back to the hotel, the rest of the day is yours to enjoy.

B, L

April 25

* As we start our journey home, sit back, relax and enjoy the passing views while sharing your trip highlights with your fellow travel mates.
* Travelers departing the tour in INDIANA and ILLINIOS, welcome back to your departure locations.
* Travelers continuing to Iowa and Minnesota, enjoy a relaxing overnight in the Chicagoland area.


April 26

* Travelers departing the tour in IOWA and MINNESOTA, welcome back to your departure locations.


B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
IA-Coralville (Pre/Post) McDonald's Restaurant - 2794 Comerce Dr
with 'Gathering' & Post (Base Tour) Nights
IA-Decorah (Pre/Post) Legacy Tour & Travel office - 703 Dudley St
with 'Gathering' & Post (Base Tour) Nights
IA-Newton (Pre/Post) Hawkeye Stages - 300 E 17th St S
with 'Gathering' & Post (Base Tour) Nights
IA-Waterloo (Pre/Post) Hawkeye Stages - 3315 Titan Trail
with 'Gathering' & Post (Base Tour) Nights
IL-Alsip DoubleTree Hotel - 5000 W 127th St
IL-Chicago Area At Home PickUp - for those that qualify
IL-Rockford WalMart Super Center - 7219 Walton St
IN-Metro Chicago Home PickUp - Lake,Porter,LaPorte counties
IN-Mishawaka Legacy T&T office - 620 W Edison Rd
MN-Byron (Pre/Post) City Hall (next to LT&T) - 680 Byron Main Ct NE
with 'Gathering' & Post (Base Tour) Nights

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