2018 Tours

Cherry Blossom Time in Washington D.C.

April 2 - 12, 2018 

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Serene  landscape, Amish farms, and the beauty of the Cherry Blossoms lead us  to the sites of our Nation's Capitol in historic Washington, D.C.  

Historical Moments in Time

June 18 - 27, 2018


Do you have a curiosity for history?  Visit  the symbol of American independence at the site of the Liberty Bell in  Philadelphia, become a citizen of the city in Williamsburg while  exploring the 18th century colonial period; and marvel at the  engineering of Ark Encounter with three decks of exhibits answering your  questions about the biblical account of Noah's Ark in Kentucky.

11 - Day Alaskan Excursion

June 30 - July 10, 2018

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 Discover the "Last Frontier" while exploring the cultures and seeing the beauty of Alaska by motor coach, ferry & rail.  

Stitchin' a Trail to Oregon

July 11 - 15, 2018

Join SEWING SEEDS QUILT CO. on an exciting quilting paradise, filled with sights, sewing and the Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show. 

Ride the Dakota Trail

July 9 - 14, 2018

Featuring Medora & The  Black Hills

There's  gold in them thar'hills!  Hit the trail where American history, natural  beauty, music, legends of the Old West and a unique dining experience  are worth their weight in gold! 

River Cruising with Wendinger Travel

July 13 - 19, 2018

Live the dream of Huckleberry Finn while exploring destinations up and down the river aboard a riverboat; and before returning home become a SPAM fan at the new museum in Austin with interactive displays. 

Northern California & The Oregon Coastline

July 29 - August 10, 2018

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Trace the Westward migration, experience the legend of the Redwoods, and discover the dynamic forces of nature at 
Yosemite National Park. 

Canadian Rockies & Glacier National Park

August 8 - 16, 2018

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View the  splendor of the Rockies by Amtrak & Motorcoach while enjoying  unique opportunities that will leave you with vivid memories to take  back home. 

Mackinac Island Plus Door County, WI

September 4 - 8, 2018 

 Experience  one of the top destinations Wisconsin has to offer - Door County!    Take the ferry and relax in the solitude of Mackinac Island of Michigan  for an unforgettable getaway. 

Autumn Time in New England

September 17 - 29, 2018

First Bus Sold Out - Now starting to take reservations                               for the second bus

Experience the history, country roads, culture and red and gold autumns as the beauty of New England unravels before your eyes. 

Norsk Hostfest - Featuring Daniel O'Donnell

September 25 - 28, 2018

 Feel  the warmth at North America's largest Scandinavian Festival as you  enjoy the entertainment, sample the food, and shop for treasures. 

Fall Colors in the Smoky Mountains

October 28 - November 5, 2018

 Escape  to the beauty of the Smoky Mountains!  Enjoy knee-slappin' laughs,  lively Country, patriotic Gospel, Elvis, bluegrass and more!  Immerse  yourself in the charm of Dollywood and the history of Nashville.​ 

Christmas in Branson - Featuring Daniel O'Donnell

November 12 - 16, 2018


A  trip to the Ozarks during the Christmas season is "the most wonderful  time of the year" to visit Branson.  With more theatre seats than Broadway, Branson offers country, comedy, gospel, holiday music and family entertainment .

Previous Tours

Some of our tours are every other year and some are less frequent.  All previous tours are listed in this section.  

Sample itinerary please note the dates of the trips.

2018 Tours

Annual Tour Meetings

Friday, January 5, 2018 - 6:00 PM

Park Ballroom Club Room - New Prague, MN 

Saturday & Sunday, January 6 & 7, 2018 - 1:30 PM Turner Hall,  102  S. State Street, New Ulm, MN - Upstairs in the Founders Room.

Presentations on all 2018 Tours.  

Exploring the Panama Canal & Beyond

February 15 - 22, 2018

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Looking  for the best of both worlds? This tiny gem of a country nestled  between two oceans, invites you to discover the natural beauty and  explore the history of the locks while cruising the Panama Canal! 

Winter Get-A-Way to Arizona

February 27 - March 5, 2018

Leap  out of Minnesota winter into the warm sunshine of Arizona.   Breath-taking scenery of the Grand canyon, adventure and "Lady Luck:  are calling your name. 

Way Down Yonder to the Beat of New Orleans

March 12 - 22, 2018 

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 Amish  crafts, somber moments, Louisiana comfort and the flavor of New Orleans  night-life entices you to join Wendinger Travel on an adventure where  you will re-live historical moments in time.