Travel

Below you can see what we offer in the way of multi-day Travel in this year. Are you looking for activities closer to home?
We also organize Day Trips and Extra Events at the Benson Center for our members.

Monday, June 4, 2018 to Friday, June 8, 2018
The Ark

The Ark Encounter & Creation Museum $599 per person, includes: 5 days and 4 nights, motorcoach transportation, 4 nights lodging, 8 meals, admission to the “new, stunning – Art Encounter,” admission to the Famous Creation Museum, admission to the Newport Aquarium, admission to the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center and much more.

Schedule: Monday, June 4, 2018 (All day) to Friday, June 8, 2018 (All day)
Contact: Dixie Pounds, phone 678 297 6142, with the Apharetta Adult Activity Center.
Friday, July 20, 2018 to Sunday, July 29, 2018
Quebec

Motorcoach transportation, 9 nights lodging including 5 consecutive nights in the Montreal area (cost is $1079).
16 meals: 9 breakfasts and 7 dinners, local guide with you each day in Canada, guided tours of Montreal, Quebec City-Ottawa, visit Notre Dame Basilica, go to Montreal’s Underground City and Ottawa’s Parliament Hill, Narrated Cruise on the stunning St. Lawrence River, Admission to the world famous Montreal Tower and much more

Departure: 8:00am from Roswell Adult Center, 830 Grimes Bridge Rd. Roswell, GA,

Schedule: Friday, July 20, 2018 (All day) to Sunday, July 29, 2018 (All day)
Contact: Dixie Pounds, 678 297 6142 with the Alpharetta Adult Activity Center.
Saturday, August 18, 2018 to Sunday, August 26, 2018
Beautiful Maine

For $985, Motorcoach transportation, 8 nights lodging including 4 consecutive nights in Maine, 14 meals: 8 breakfasts and 6 dinners, guided tours of Portland, Maine’s largest city-by-the sea, quaint Kennebunk and Kennebunkport, historic Victoria Manalo, Pineland Farms, a picturesque working farm, visit to Boothbay Railway Village, Seashore Trolley Museum and countryside trolley ride and much more.

Schedule: Saturday, August 18, 2018 (All day) to Sunday, August 26, 2018 (All day)
Friday, September 14, 2018 to Sunday, September 16, 2018
Shrimp & Grits – “The Wild Georgia Shrimp Festival”

9/14/18 - 9/16/18 (Friday - Sunday)
Double: $345, Single: $499, $100 deposit upon reservation, Check or credit cards accepted.
See Flyer in the lobby for more information.

“The Wild Georgia Shrimp Festival” set in the Jekyll Island Historic District, the Festival provides a laid back, relaxed Southern atmosphere complimentary of delicious coastal cuisine and great entertainment.
Limit 25, transportation by Alpharetta City Bus.

Double: $345, Single: $599. $100 deposit at time of reservation. Final payment: Monday 8/6/18. Checks will be made payable to the City of Alpharetta or credit cards accepted at the Alpharetta Adult Activity Center.

Schedule: Friday, September 14, 2018 (All day) to Sunday, September 16, 2018 (All day)
Contact: Dixie Pounds, 678 297 6142 with the Alpharetta Adult Activity Center.
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 to Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Grand Canyon

Double $2,999, Single $3,749; Triple $2,969. Price includes: round trip air from Hartsfield International Airport, air taxes and fee/surcharges, hotel. Highlights: Scottsdale, Oak Creek Canyon, Kaibab National Forest, Grand Canyon, Lake Powell, Choice of Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park or Canyon Adventure Cruise, Bryce Canyon National Park, Zion National Park, Las Vegas.

Call Dixie Pounds for booking rates after 4/2/18 (678 297 6142) or for more information.

Schedule: Tuesday, October 2, 2018 (All day) to Tuesday, October 9, 2018 (All day)
Saturday, November 24, 2018 to Monday, November 26, 2018
Christmas in Historic Savannah

Featuring “A Christmas Boat Parade – Savannah Style.”
Double: $559, Singe: $689, $100 deposit due upon registration.
See flyers in the lobby for more information.

Schedule: Saturday, November 24, 2018 (All day) to Monday, November 26, 2018 (All day)
Contact: Dixie Pounds, 678-297-6142 with the Alpharetta Adult Activity Center. 
Friday, February 22, 2019 to Thursday, February 28, 2019
Iceland’s Northern Lights

$3,999, Single $4,499; Triple $3,969.
Included in price: round trip air from Hartsfield Intl airport, air taxes and fees/surcharges, hotel transfers.
Seven days, ten meals: five breakfasts, five dinners.
Highlights: Reykjavik, Northern Lights Cruise, Golden Circle, Thingvellir National Park, Geysir, Gullfoss, Seljalandsfoss, Vik, Eyjafjallajokull Volcano Visitor Centre and more.

For more information call Dixie Pounds - Alpharetta Adult Activity Center 678-297-6142.

 

Schedule: Friday, February 22, 2019 (All day) to Thursday, February 28, 2019 (All day)
Tuesday, April 2, 2019 to Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Sydney Opera House

Discover the South Pacific Wonders with optional three night Fiji post tour extension.

Double $6,499, Single $7,699, Triple $6,449.
15 days, 20 meals: 12 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 6 dinners.
For bookings made after 10/4/18 call Dixie Pounds 678-297-6142 for rates.

Included in price: round trip air from Hartsfield Intl Airport, air taxes and fees/surcharges, hotel transfers.
Not included in price: Cancellation Waiver and insurance of $385 per person.

Highlights: Cairns, Great Barrier Reef, Sydney, Choice on Tour, Sydney Opera House, Christchurch, Queenstown, Arrowtown, Milford Sound.

For more information call Dixie Pounds - Alpharetta Adult Activity Center 678-297-6142.

Schedule: Tuesday, April 2, 2019 (All day) to Tuesday, April 16, 2019 (All day)
Sunday, September 29, 2019 to Sunday, October 6, 2019
Straight of Gibraltar

Lisbon to Monte Carlo with Oceania Cruises on the Marina (8 days/7 nights) air to depart the U.S. on 9/28 to arrive in Portugal on 9/29.
Port of Calls in Spain: Lisbon, Portugal, Seville, Malaga, Palma de Mallorca, Barcelona.
France Port: Provence (Marseille) & Monte Carlo, Monaco Disembark.

See flier in lobby or give Dixie Pounds with Alpharetta Adult Activity Center a call for more information 678-297-6142.

Schedule: Sunday, September 29, 2019 (All day) to Sunday, October 6, 2019 (All day)
Sunday, December 1, 2019 to Sunday, December 15, 2019
Norwegian Dawn

Panama Canal with Norwegian Cruise Lines on the Norwegian Dawn 15 days/14 nights.
Ports: Tampa & Key West Florida, Falmouth, Jamaica, Santa Marta, Colombia, Panama Canal/Gatun Lake Panama, Costa Maya, Mexico and ….more! “Passport Required”
Deposit policy: An initial deposit of $350 per person double occupancy or $700 per person single occupancy is required to secure reservations and assign cabins.
Final balance is due 7/3/19.

For more information call Dixie Pounds - Alpharetta Adult Activity Center 678-297-6142.

Schedule: Sunday, December 1, 2019 (All day) to Sunday, December 15, 2019 (All day)

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