Getaways

Iceland 2022

Iceland 2022

August 22-1, 2022

August 22- September 1 - SOLD OUT 

THIS TRIP IS SOLD OUT  - Travel with an active and adventurous group of travelers on this 10-day Icelandic adventure across the Southern part of Iceland. We’ll experience waterfalls, glacial lakes and beaches, gorgeous vast landscapes, and Iceland’s famous thermal lagoons as we travel between Snaefellsnes Peninsula to Vatnajokull National Park along Iceland’s southern coast.

The travel package includes round-trip transfers and air, all meals, and all gratuities.  - Non-refundable

Contact - Linda Hahn 434-974-6538 or Linda@thecentercville.org to book your reservation. 

Highly active trip with hiking, walking, and climbing stairs.

A valid Passport is required. Travel Protection is not included but is available.

Member Price - Double Per Person - $5,950

Member Price - Single $7,090

Open to all.

Location: Iceland

Tuscany 2022

Tuscany 2022

Friday, September 30, 2022 | 12:01am-11:59pm

We have three departures for a week stay in Tuscany:

Week 1:  September 30 - October 8, 2022

Week 2:  October 7 - 15, 2022

Week 3:  October 14 - 22, 2022 

We will stay in a villa in the Chianti Hills region, the heart of Tuscany. The villa was built as a country residence for a noble family from Florence, Italy. We will enjoy 6-days of tours around the region including: all transportation, meals, and gratuities.  A valid passport is required. Travel Protection is not included but is available.  Email us at Linda@thecentercville.org to reserve your spot today!

Activity Level:  Active

Price: Double (per person) $3995 –   Final payment due January 26, 2022  

Open to all.

Location: Tuscany, Italy

Contact: linda@thecentercville.org

Cyprus: Cultural, Historical and Culinary Tour

Cyprus: Cultural, Historical and Culinary Tour

November 9-20, 2022

This trip is Sold Out - Waitlist only

Come travel with us as we explore Cyprus. This tour is specially designed to tantalize the senses. We will explore the island’s rich history, delicious foods, and vast countryside.

❖Culinarily: We will visit an organic village and taste freshly pressed carob molasses. We will enjoy a wine pairing and cooking class with a professional chef at a local vineyard, and visit a live farmer’s market. We will learn to make the local cheese of halloumi and enjoy many, many mezzehs, including an authentic taverna (bring your dancing shoes).

❖ Historically: We will visit ancient Roman cities, amphitheaters, the ancient city of Kolossi, sacred monasteries and the Green Line dividing the North versus South Cyprus.

❖ Culturally: We will visit pottery makers and orthodox icon painters in their own workshops. We will amble through bougainvilla-lined streets to meet the women who make lefkaria - a special lace from one particular village in Cyprus. We will trek through the mountain range to visit Venetian bridge and have lunch by a 12th century Greek Orthodox monastery.

Trip Includes: Roundtrip air, transfers, accommodations, all meals, admission fees, gratuities. A passport is required. Travel Protection is not included but is available. 

Price: per person double occupancy: $4,500 - single: $5,500

Open to all.

Location: Cyprus

Chateau de Courtomer in Normandy, France

Chateau de Courtomer in Normandy, France

April 21-29, 2023

We have two departures for the Normandy trip:

Week 1:  April 11 - 19, 2023

Week 2:  April 21 - 29, 2023

Package Includes

  • Airport Transfers
  • Flight Welcome Reception
  • All Meals
  • Adult Beverages
  • 5 Day-Trips
  • Entrance Fees
  • All the comforts of home!

Accommodations in a Charming Chateau:

- Completed in 1789 on the eve of the French Revolution
- Located on an old Roman road leading through Normandy
- One of the rare estates where many of its old buildings still remain intact: a glaciere, spring house, Orangerie, two little chapels, stables
where racehorses were bred, many farm buildings, and a 17th-century Protestant chapel
- Situated on 300 acres of private park, woodlands, pasture, and fields
- A short bike ride or walk away from the Village of Courtomer, offering artisanal cider, an open-air fresh market, Calvados shop, and a brick oven boulangerie
- The entire structure of the 17,500 sq ft residence has gone through extensive renovations since 2005, retaining the charm and style of France’s elegant past
- Two hours from the D-Day Beaches in Normandy, Mont Saint-Michel, and many other unique monuments of France’s fascinating history and culture

Five-day trips are planned: Monet's Giverny, The Beaches of Normandy, Mont Saint-Michel, Giverny, History tour of Chateau de Courtomer, Local Villages tour

Travel Protection is not included but is available upon request.

Cost
$4,195  per person based on double occupancy

$5,195 for single occupancy 
$1,000 non-refundable deposit required to secure room due by August 24, 2022
Balance due by Jan 5, 2023
Contact: The Center Travel Office at 434-974-6538

Activity Level:  Active

Open to all.

Location: France

Pay for this event

Chateau de Courtomer in Normandy, France

Deposit $1,000.00
Alaska and the Yukon

Alaska and the Yukon

August 14-26, 2023

2023 Season we want you to enjoy the majesty of Alaska including Denali National Park and the Yukon. Follow your Alaska vacation dreams from the awesome fjords to the Yukon. We will travel from Anchorage to Denali National Park and Fairbanks before heading into the Yukon. We will visit Dawson City and Whitehorse while traveling through the land of the gold rush before ending in Skagway. We will board Holland America Line Koningsdam sailing from Skagway to Glacier Bay and Ketchikan. We will cruise through the inside passage ending in Vancouver, BC. A valid passport is required. Travel Protection i available. Ship Registry - The Netherlands.  If interested, contact Linda@thecentercville.org or 434-974-6538 for more details. Activity Level:  Active. Open to all 

Open to all.

Location: Alaska

Contact: Linda@thecentercville.org

Killarney, Ireland 2023

September 1-9, 2023

We have two departures for Killarney Ireland 

Week 1:  September 1 - 9, 2023

Week 2:  September 8 - 16, 2023

Join us at Beaufort House in Killarney.  Experience the Ring of Kerry, the Dingle Peninsula, Gap of Dunloe, Blarney Castle and so much more. Included: roundtrip airport transfers, roundtrip air, all meals, and day trips. A valid Passport is required. Travel Protection is available. 

Activity level:  Active 

Single: $5295

Double per person - $4295

$1,000 non-refundable deposit required to secure room due by September 21, 2022

Balance due by April 12, 2023
Contact: The Center Travel Office at 434-974-6538

Open to all.

Location: Killarney, Ireland

Seats available: 24

Pay for this event

Killarney, Ireland 2023

Deposit $1,000.00