Dolly Jolly Biltmore Christmas

MARS HOLIDAY TOUR WELCOMES SMALL GROUPS WITH PRICING FOR 20 MINIMUM

Enjoy a 4 Night, 5 Day Stay in Asheville, North Carolina, for your Christmas celebrations! Make this year special with an amazing visit to the impressive Biltmore Estate, decorated top to bottom with beautiful decorations. Part two of your trip is to Dollywood, finish your stay at the Smoky Mountains for Christmas Joy!

Duration
5 Days /4 Nights

Group size
20

Customization
Available!
Estimated Tour Pricing Inclusions: 4 nights’ accommodation; 4 breakfasts; 1 lunch; 2 dinners; admissions, entrance, and guide fees as stated in the itinerary, including taxes, and gratuity. Except gratuity for guide fees is not included on adult tours unless otherwise requested.
Highlights:
  • Biltmore Estate
  • Antler Hill Village & Winery
  • Stone Ridge Tavern
  • Blue Ridge Opry
  • Dollywood
  • Fireworks
  • Smoky Mountain Christmas
  • Dollywood Christmas Shows
  • Great Smoky Mountain Wheel
  • Pigeon Forge Christmas Show at Country Tonite!
  • Dolly Jolly Christmas Town
  • Titanic Museum
  • "Secret Dining Room" Farewell Lunch

Sample Itinerary:
Day 1 - Candlelight Christmas Buffet at the Biltmore Estate
  • Arrive in South Carolina. 
  • Check-in to your local hotel.
  • Arrive at Biltmore Estate. Enjoy a Candlelight Christmas Buffet dinner at the Deerpark Restaurant.
  • Explore Biltmore House during this holiday evening, when candles and fireplaces fill the grand home with a warm glow, accenting delicate ornaments and priceless treasures with metallic shine and sparkle, and music warms the heart.
  • Board motor coach and depart to hotel for the evening. (Meals: D)
 
Day 2 - Antler Hill Village & Winery, Stone Ridge Tavern, and Blue Ridge Opry
  • Enjoy breakfast at the hotel prior to a self-guided visit of a Biltmore House that unveils a fresh look at how people lived and worked in America’s largest home. Also, explore the acres of beautiful gardensnd grounds, designed by renowned landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted, during your visit. 
  • Enjoy the Christmas Splendor during the day and enjoy lunch on own while exploring. 
  • Visit Antler Hill Village & Winery. Discover our new village that connects the estate's present and past, providing a relaxing place for dining, shopping, historical exhibits, and new ways to experience Biltmore's hospitality. The village is a casual place extending the Biltmore experience, from our fun and relaxing Winery to exhibits at The Biltmore Legacy to delectable pub fare and ale at Cedric's Tavern. You can also enjoy live entertainment on the Village Green, explore farm life in the early 1900s at our Farm, and get ready to explore our 8,000-acre backyard at the Outdoor Adventure Center.
  • Return to hotel to freshen up.
  • Dinner tonight is at Stone Ridge Tavern, a family owned and operated restaurant popular for its friendly and comfortable atmosphere as well as their hand-cut steaks, fresh seafood, mouth-watering slow-cooked ribs, and made-from-scratch desserts.
  • Arrive at the Blue Ridge Opry and experience a toe-tapping evening at the Blue Ridge Mountain Opry Show.
  • Depart and return to hotel. (Meals: B, D)
 
Day 3 - Dollywood, Fireworks, Smoky Mountain Christmas, & Dollywood Christmas Shows
  • Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before checking out.
  • Depart for Dollywood along the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. 
  • Visit Dollywood Theme Park where more than 5 million sparkling lights adorn every building, illuminating each walkway, and glow in the sky above. Every part of the park is saturated in uniquely colored lights so no area feels like the last. As you explore, you encounter classic Christmas red and green turning to crisp, arctic blues transforming into warm gold hues. 
  • Enjoy lunch on own and see the shows!  
  • Experience the grand Merry & Bright Christmas Fireworks Display filling the sky with light and unfolding in rhythm to holiday Christmas tunes.
  • Favorite Christmas traditions unfold with award-winning shows, culinary delights, seasonal shopping, and Heartwarming Holiday Shows.
  • Check-in to Dollywood’s DreamMore Resort.
  • Depart for Dollywood and the Smoky Mountain Christmas. The spectacular Tennessee setting provides the perfect backdrop for a variety of amusement park rides and attractions. Thrilling roller coasters and daring water excursions, along with one-of-a-kind attractions, let you experience the Smoky Mountain way of life.
  • Enjoy a performance of one of the Dollywood Christmas Shows.
  • Enjoy dinner on own in the park.
  • Return to the hotel for the evening. (Meals: B)
 
Day 4 - Great Smoky Mountain Wheel, Pigeon Forge Christmas Show at Country Tonite!, & Dolly Jolly Christmas Town
  • Enjoy breakfast at the hotel this morning.
  • Take a ride on the Great Smoky Mountain Wheel. Towering 200 feet-tall, the Great Smoky Mountain Wheel sits at the foot of the most visited National Park in the United States–Great Smoky Mountain National Park. As the centerpiece to the Island in Pigeon Forge, it stands as one of the tallest attractions in the Southeast!
  • Meet GUIDE at the drop off point at the Distillery which is directly in front of the Wheel, and take a tour of the Great Smoky Mountains, Ole Smoky® Tennessee Moonshine. Approximately 6,000 square feet of public space, half the size of The Holler – America’s most visited distillery – and the adjacency of its onsite still and tasting area creates a more intimate experience. Built on an open corner with abundant glass frontage, the Barn benefits from 180 degrees of natural light and a slightly contemporary feel, while echoing the design of the original Holler through the use of reclaimed local barn wood and similar finishes, fixtures, artwork, and other elements. Moonshine made at the Barn is jarred, labeled, and sold onsite. In addition, the Pigeon Forge venue has a dedicated outdoor stage featuring daily Live bluegrass music.
  • Enjoy lunch on own and free-time at the Island.  Explore the terrific shopping and entertainment complex with more than sixty retail and specialty shops, a number of popular restaurants and eateries, rides and games, dancing fountains, live music, attractions, and much more.
  • See the Pigeon Forge Christmas Show at Country Tonite! The magic of Christmas abounds as the talented renditions of Christmas favorites combine with beautiful choreography, brightly decorated holiday sets, and colorful costumes bringing the enchantment of Christmas to the Country Tonite stage. The popular cast covers a number of holiday classics for a nostalgic, spirited, holiday celebration. You’ll find a few special guest performers during the Christmas production you certainly won’t see any other time of the year: Frosty the Snowman, Santa Claus, and everyone’s favorite ballerina in the dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy.  Toys will also come alive in the magical song “Where are you Christmas”.
  • Enjoy the rest of the afternoon and evening at Dolly Jolly Christmas Town!
  • Dinner is on own this evening. (Meals: B)
 
Day 5 - Titanic Museum, "Secret Dining Room" Farewell Lunch, & Depart
  • Enjoy a leisurely morning and breakfast at the resort before checking out.
  • Visit The Titanic Museum, a two-story museum shaped like the RMS Titanic, built half-scale to the original ship, and holding 400 pre-discovery artifacts in twenty galleries.
  • Enjoy an exclusive Farewell Lunch included at the “Secret Dining Room”.
  • Depart for home. (Meals: B, L)
   

Base rate does not include motor coach transportation, airfare, airport transfers, driver gratuity, guide gratuity, (student groups exempt) or any upgrades or add-ons unlisted from itinerary as stated. Pricing may vary based on day of arrival or other conditions. Personalized itineraries with custom pricing and/or additional transportation can be created and added based on client needs and upon client’s request. MARS will customize quotes or personalize itineraries for FREE.

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