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An Amish Holiday Kaleidoscope - 7 Days

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December 6, 2021 - December 12, 2021 $1,249
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An Amish Holiday Kaleidoscope
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The Amish are a special people who love their homes and lands. They are a creative people with a superior work ethic. Come to Ohio and Indiana and visit their cottage industries, enjoy food experiences with an Amish flair, shop their home stores, immerse yourself in their beautiful Holiday Season, and learn about their way of life during this rainbow of attractions and events.

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Highlights & Inclusions:

  • Famous Endings
  • Lamp Light & Candles
  • Homestead Furniture
  • Coblenz Leather Goods
  • Warther’s Carvings
  • Heini’s Cheese Haus
  • RV Hall of Fame Museum
  • Menno-Hof (optional)
  • Teaberry Wood Products
  • Local Guide in OH & IN
  • Dinner at Essenhaus
  • Amish Wedding Feast
  • Shipshewana Shopping
  • Hoosier Cabinet Exhibit
  • Meadowbrook Farm
  • Mystery Stop
  • Amish Coffin Maker
  • Amish Buggy Maker
  • Millersburg Victorian Home & Glass Collection
  • Troyer’s Homemade Candies
  • Shipshewana Lights of Joy
  • Christmas Card Upcycling
  • Private Dinner at Warther’s
  • Dutch Valley Dinner & Ohio Star Theatre
  • A Very Mary Christmas at Heritage Hall
  • Majestic Noel & Christmas Feast
  • 11 Included Meals
  • 6 Nights Hotel Accommodations
  • Professional Tour Manager
  • Motor Coach Transportation

Day 1
December 6, 2021

Make your way to Ohio and check into the Embassy Suites hotel.

Day 2
December 7, 2021

Breakfast at the hotel. Depart for Dover, OH on a deluxe motorcoach. Make an unbelievable stop at Famous Endings. No description here because you wouldn’t believe it any way. Next, enjoy the Homestead Furniture Factory Tour which combines craftmanship of the Amish with state of the art cutting edge design. Enjoy an authentic Amish Church Lunch experience at the event center which also boasts beautiful landscaping After lunch, visit the Lamp and Light Candle shop and watch the Amish ladies demonstrate how (in 6 minutes) they carve candles into beautiful works of art! Browse the quaint store filled with delicious smelling jar candles and so much more! See and hear the world’s largest Cuckoo clock in Sugarcreek. OH. Check into Carlisle Inn with some free time to see garden and shops nearby. You are in for a treat at Warther’s. Enjoy a private tour, dinner, gardens, and Mrs. Warther’s Button House. Warthers features the fabulous ivory and ebony steam engine carvings by the World’s master Carver, Mooney Warther. Then stroll through the Swiss Gardens to view over 70,000 buttons arranged in quilt pattern artwork. The family now creates the finest kitchen cutlery in the world. You will have an opportunity to purchase some. This is truly an unforgettable evening. (B,L,D)

Day 3
December 8, 2021

Breakfast at the hotel. Meet your local guide in for an Ohio Country Roads Tour including visits to several Amish cottage industries, where you will meet the makers and enjoy making your own treats to take home! Visit Heini's Cheese Chalet for the finest cheeses, made with local Amish farm milk! You won’t see this many cheeses any where else. Savor delicious cheese samples. Make one more stop at the Hershberger Bakery and Farmers Market. Be sure to look for Big King, the largest Belgian Draft Horse in the USA. Lunch is on your own today in the bustling city of Berlin, OH. Armed with your map, visit as many arts and crafts, restaurants, and boutique shops as time permits. Visit the one of the 28 Victorian homes in the area that is decorated especially for Christmas. Also, home of a collection of Millersburg Glass, which is a rare and valuable art glass collections. Save room for some sweets at Troyers HomeMade Candies. The first floor is dedicated to the cottage shop. Make your own Buckeyes today. (B)

Day 4
December 9, 2021

Breakfast at the hotel. Depart for the Indiana Amish area. Compare the differences and the similarities. Check into the Essenhaus Inn in Middlebury, IN. This evening enjoy a holiday themed production of “A Very Mary Christmas” with dinner at the Essenhaus Restaurant. (B,D)

Day 5
December 10, 2021

Breakfast at Essenhaus Inn. Enjoy a Museum tour at Jayco RV. 80% of the world’s RVs are made in this area of IN, chiefly by the Amish people. See the custom built RV for Mae West and listen to folklore and stories from the past plus much more. You will have the opportunity to shop Shipshewana or there is an optional tour to Menno-Hof this afternoon. This evening it is a dinner show featuring “Noel.” This is non stop Christmas entertainment. The amazing and uplifting show is filled with nonstop equestrian adventures of all kinds featuring some of the most beautiful horses anywhere, along with incredibly talented riders from all around the world. Before the night is over take a ride through the Lights of Joy, featuring 2 million LED lights. (B,D)

Day 6
December 11, 2021

Breakfast at the hotel. Begin your Country Roads tour of Indiana. Enjoy demonstrations at an Amish Buggy Maker’s Shop , a Chime Shop, a Rug Weaver’s shop A One Room School House, and a Coffin Makers shop. You will also enjoy a wagon ride at Meadowbrook Farm. All these programs promise to give you chuckles and heartfelt memories of a pleasant escape in the country. For dinner tonight enjoy a delightful Amish Wedding Feast in “The Carriage House.” Learn about an Amish wedding day including the dress and the Wedding song. (B,D)

Day 7
December 12, 2021

Breakfast at the hotel. Make your way home and share your travel memories with your friends & family. (B)

Trip Facts

  • December 6-12 ,2021
  • $1249
  • $1647