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We invite you to join us for an unforgettable “Moments of Christmas” journey you will long remember. We have carefully crafted this special Christmastime experience to take you back to a time of wonder, joy and hope. Glorious music, timeless traditions, and beautiful messages of the meaning of Christmas will leave us celebrating the “Miracle of Christmas!” 

Day 1 – Home to Fort Atkinson, WI

Traveling to Ft. Atkinson with an included lunch along the way at Norske Nook in Osseo, gets this journey off to a warm & cheery start! Tonight we are dinner guests at the impressive Fireside Dinner Theatre for their special holiday production of “Elf the Musical.” The Fireside is one of America’s premier dinner theatres with superb professional musicians, memorable dining, spectacular shops and fabulous service.

Included Meals: Lunch, Dinner 

Hotel: Holiday Inn Express 


Day 2 – Ft. Atkinson to Shipshewana, IN

We travel to Shipshewana today. This is Amish country – a perfect fit for our Christmas journey. An included lunch at Tiebel’s Restaurant is planned. This evening we enjoy an Amish family-style dinner before an evening Christmas Concert by the Gaither Vocal Band.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner 

Hotel: Blue Gate Garden Inn (2 Nights) 


Day 3 – Shipshewana

Following a delicious breakfast at our hotel, we will visit the Menno-Hof Museum, which teaches visitors about the faith and life of Amish and Mennonites! Menno-Hof’s multi-image presentations, historical environments and colorful displays take you on a fascinating journey inside the unique world of the Amish and Mennonites. After visiting the museum you will have time for a great Amish buggy ride, browsing the many intriguing shops of Shipshewana, and lunch before we see the delightful musical, “Christmas in Paradise” at the Shipshewana Theatre located within the Blue Gate Restaurant. This evening our buffet dinner will be at the Blue Gate Restaurant before we attend a concert treat of “Larry Gatlin & the Gatlin Brothers with the Booth Brothers” at the event center.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Dinner 


Day 4 – Shipshewana to Elkhart Lake, WI

After another scrumptious breakfast we leave our Amish hosts for yet another wondrous destination, Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. This cozy community is the home of The Osthoff Resort, one of the country’s most delightful resorts. Here we are welcomed to enjoy the authentic European-Style Christmas Markets, horse drawn carriages, hayrides, first-rate dining, splendid accommodations and unparalleled German hospitality – Just enjoy!!

Included Meals: Breakfast, Dinner 

Hotel: Osthoff Resort 


Day 5 – Elkhart Lake to Home

Breakfast at The Osthoff will send us on our way home with many Moments of Christmas to remember for a long, long time! Then one final treat: an included lunch at Holland’s Family Cheese at Penterman Farm, famous for their award winning Marieke Gouda Cheese.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch 


“Gaither Vocal Band”

Since the early 1990s, the Gaither Vocal Band has served as a standard-bearer in the world of gospel music. Founded by legendary gospel songwriter and producer, Bill Gaither, this Grammy-winning vocal group has performed in the worlds most prestigious venues, including the Sydney Opera House, The Kennedy Center, and Carnegie Hall.

“Larry Gatlin & the Gatlin Brothers”

Larry Gatlin & the Gatlin Brothers have been dazzling audiences for more than 60 years. It all began in Abilene, Texas in 1955, when Larry was six, Steve was four, and Rudy was two. Since those days, the road the brothers have plowed has won them countless awards and has taken them to numerous concert halls, festival stages, national television shows and even the White House on several occasions. The brothers have seen their music top the charts and touch the lives of fans of all ages.

“The Booth Brothers”

Ronnie & Michael Booth and Paul Lancaster are deeply committed to musical excellence yet have a greater desire to impact the hearts of those listening to their music. Refreshing humor, inspiring songs, and encouraging words are embedded in every concert. This trio, collectively and individually, has been acknowledged as one of the finest in the business having received many awards over the years.

Motorcoach Per Person Pricing Information

Double: $1,599
Single: $1,879
Triple: $1,519
Quad: $1,479

Motorcoach Travel Protection Per Person

Double: $116
Single: $116

Travel Bucks

$30 Travel Bucks per person earned with this tour

Deposit Due

$100 deposit per person due at time of reservation. Full payment due 30 days prior to depart.

Passport Needed


Tour Pace

Light Walking at your own pace

Price Includes

11 Meals, Hotels & Activities as stated in brochure, Luxury Motorcoach

The average temperature while R&J is visiting is 41°
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Tour Highlights

Fireside Dinner Theatre featuring:
“Elf the Musical”
Blue Gate Theatre featuring:
“Gaither Vocal Band”
“Larry Gatlin & the Gatlin Brothers with the Booth Brothers”
Shipshewana Theatre featuring:
“Christmas in Paradise”
Menno-Hof Museum
Osthoff Resort & European Christmas Markets

Travel with R & J Tours to a warm destination where it is...
Minneapolis, Mn
Moments of Christmas – Tour FULL: Call for Waitlist! 1-800-758-6877
The average temperature while R&J is visiting is 41°
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