Tournament of Roses & New Year’s

Join R&J Tours, as we celebrate the New Year in Pasadena! Enjoy superb reserved seating at the famous Rose Parade!  Itís Americaís New Yearís Celebration, a greeting to the world on the first day of the year!

Dec. 29 – Jan. 3, 2008 • 6 Days

Day 1 – Home to Los Angeles
We board our flight today with much anticipation of the coming days which will feature the parade of all parades, the 119th Tournament of Roses Parade themed “Passport to the World’s Celebrations.”   Unpack, relax, and enjoy as we have chosen a lovely hotel in Anaheim for the next 5 nights.  This evening enjoy a welcome dinner at the hotel.
Included Meals: Dinner                 
Hotel: Anaheim Marriott Suites

Day 2 – Los Angeles
Enjoy a relaxing morning or choose to attend a local church in the area. Later enjoy a city tour of exciting Los Angeles.  See Mann’s Chinese Theater where the footprints of the stars line the sidewalk, as well as the Kodak Theatre, home of the Academy Awards.  Motor along Rodeo Drive and Beverly Hills.  Get an inside scoop on the history and beauty this area.  We’ll arrive back at the hotel late afternoon for a free evening.
Included Meals: Breakfast
Hotel: Anaheim Marriott Suites

Day 3 – Los Angeles
 After breakfast at the hotel, we travel to Duarte and the Buena Vista Pavilion where you will have a chance to see volunteers put the finishing touches on many of the beautiful floats.  Literally, tens of thousands of flowers are lovingly applied to the floats, creating spectacular displays and magical excitement. Tonight we will ring in the new year in grand style at a wonderful New Year’s Eve Celebration including entertainment, dancing, and great food!  Please note: we will be ringing in the new year at 10pm California time (12:00 midnight Minnesota time).
Included Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Hotel: Anaheim Marriott Suites

Day 4 – Los Angeles
Happy New Year!  Attend the 119th Tournament of Roses with the theme “Passport to the World’s Celebrations” Enjoy the best reserved bleacher seating as we see first hand the magically animated floats, hear the many outstanding marching bands and more, as we witness in person what millions see though the eyes of television.  We’ve packed a delicious box breakfast for you so you won’t miss a moment of the parade.  All of this is planned with you in mind.  After the parade the remainder of the day is at your leisure.  Some may want to spend some time at nearby Disneyland.
Included Meals: Boxed Breakfast
Hotel: Anaheim Marriott Suites

“The seasonal splendor of the Glory of Christmas began with the goal of becoming a holiday tradition in Southern California. Today it draws visitors from around the world to witness its unique pageantry. Through the creative blend of Christmas carols, pageantry of live animals, flying angels and special effects, the nativity unfolds with colorful wonder!”

Day 5 – Los Angeles
Join us for a complimentary tour to Laguna Beach for browsing the charming shops or maybe a stroll along the breathtaking oceanfront.  We also include a stop at San Juan Capistrano and Dana Point.  Later we’ll enjoy a special farewell dinner celebration before attending the world famous Crystal Cathedral, featuring the awe-inspiring performance of “The Glory of Christmas.”  This inspirational story of Jesus’ birth will come alive as angels fly overhead singing praises to the King.  Truly a grand finale to our New Year’s tour.  
Included Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Hotel: Anaheim Marriott Suites

Day 6 – Los Angeles to Home
Today we board our flight for home with memories of an unforgettable holiday, celebrating the New Year in grand style.     
Included Meals: Breakfast

Motorcoach Per Person Pricing Information

Double: $1,995
Single: $2,385
Triple: $1,905
Quad: $164

Passport Needed


Price Includes

double $1,995    single $2,385
triple $1,905    quad $1,815

double $129    single $164

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