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Land Tours - USA by Air

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Fall Foliage in New England by Train

September 24 - 30, 2023  (7 Days)

The greens of New England are turning gold and red as we explore Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. We enjoy 4 different rail rides and a boat ride, through a variety of countryside and coastlines.  This is some of our country's most beautiful and historic locations and the best time of year to see it all!

Branson at Christmastime

December 4 - 9, 2023  (6 Days)

Branson's reputation as a fun and welcoming destination is well-earned. The museums and other attractions we will visit are as diverse as the live theatre we will attend. Six shows bring the season's magic alive, along with a relaxing drive through a dazzling display of twinkling lights. 

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Tournament of Roses Parade

December 29, 2023  - January 2, 2024 (5 Days)

This compact tour by air captures all the excitement of the Tournament of Roses Parade, the diversity of Los Angeles, and the fun of Hollywood. View the parade from our perfectly located, reserved grandstand seats. Celebrate New Year’s Eve with a SUN TOURS exclusive banquet and champagne toast. What a fabulous way to welcome a new year!

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Desert Oases: Death Valley &  Palm Springs

February 11 - 16, 2024 (6 Days)

Surprising sights await on this tour of our beautiful Southwest deserts. We begin our journey in the Las Vegas area with a visit to spectacular Red Rock Canyon. We explore a wealth of geological wonders, awesome canyons, and mighty mountains in Death Valley National Park, which straddles eastern California and Nevada. Tour Joshua Tree National Park and enjoy highlights of Palm Springs during this scenic and serene desert experience.

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Charleston & Savannah

April 6 -13, 2024 (7 Days)

Charleston and Savannah — grand dames of the antebellum South. Learn about Southern culture at plantations, Civil War forts, Lowcountry landmarks and landscaped gardens. Hear tales of centuries past and experience elegant architecture and culinary delights in these waterfront cities where cobblestone streets and historic homes spill over with history and charm.

Baseball Hall of Fame Classic Week Plus

May 22 - 28, 2024 (7 days)

Baseball fans, we have a special Memorial Day week for you! We start with a trip to New York City with touring and a Yankees or Mets game. We continue to Cooperstown for the Hall of Fame Classic Weekend, with numerous events and a Legends game. And then we visit the
venerable Fenway Park in Boston to see a Red Sox game, and more. What a fantastic tour!

Three Trains, Redwoods, & Ocean

June 17 - 23, 2024 (7 days)

Explore the American West on a captivating seven-day journey starting in Reno and winding through Lake Tahoe, Napa Valley, and the redwood forests. Enjoy cruises, historic train rides, wine tastings, and cultural delights. With comfortable accommodations and delectable meals, this tour offers a memorable exploration of California’s diverse landscapes and charming towns.

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Laguna Beach Festival of Arts w/Pageant of the Masters

August 5 - 9, 2024 (5 days)

Experience some of the best art and culture of Southern California on this unique tour that is a welcomed respite from the heat of summer. We experience Laguna Beach, with a breathtaking location on the Pacific Ocean, and attend the art and cultural exhibits at their annual Festival of Arts. We also see one of the most unique productions in the world, the Pageant of the Masters.

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San Antonio Dia de Muertos

October 26 - 31, 2023 (6 Days)

The largest Day of the Dead celebration in the USA is in San Antonio. We'll explore the unique  history, culture and arts that make San Antonio so special and enjoy the Dia de Muertos Celebrations.

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Christmastime Mystery Tour

December 7 - December 11, 2023 (5 Days)

There's history in these hills! You'll celebrate the stops in this tour with a capital "C". Everything is bigger and better with each stop until you arrive at the biggest house of all which is actually little. Has your interest peaked? Then join us for this enjoyable mystery tour. 

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Florida's National Parks

January 14 - 20, 2024 (7 Days)

We visit the legendary Everglades River of Grass, Biscayne National Park’s colorful fish and coral, and the Dry Tortugas with its enormous Fort Jefferson. The funky fun of Key West, famed for its pastel-hued, conch-style houses, artists and writers opens another door to the history and beauty of the Sunshine State.

Springtime Mystery Tour

March 5 - 8, 2024 (4 Days)

Bring your hopes and dreams with you on this journey to a special location. We explore many venues that make this destination popular. You'll love the rays as the stars align on this springtime Mystery Tour.

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Skagit Valley Tulip Festival & Seattle

April 17 - 22, 2024 (6 Days)

Wake up your senses with our journey to the Skagit Tulip Festival and Seattle! We explore the beautiful tulip farms of the Skagit Valley and enjoy the events of their annual Tulip Festival. We experience the dazzling fields of flowers at RoozenGaarde and Tulip Town and walk the homemade
quilt show in Anacorte. Plus explore some great attractions in Seattle. What a fun Springtime tour!

Northwest Coastal with Portland Rose Festival

June 3 - 10, 2024 (7 days)

Escape the June heat with this tour to the Pacific Northwest. Mountains, windswept beaches, ancient rainforests and world-class roses await us in this tour of the southwest Washington and northwest Oregon. From historic Lake Quinault Lodge to the craggy Oregon coast, we explore this picturesque region while tasting northwest delicacies along the way.

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Enchanting Islands of New England

June 21 - 28, 2024 (8 days)

Experience the charm of coastal New England on this unforgettable journey! From the historic streets of Boston to the opulent mansions of Newport and the tranquil beauty of Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket, this tour is a perfect summer escape. Delight in guided tours, scenic drives, and leisurely cruises while savoring delicious regional cuisine. Explore Gilded Age estates, sandy shores, and picturesque towns. This coastal adventure offers a blend of history, culture, and relaxation.

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US Open Tennis Tournament

August 29 - September 2, 2024 (5 days)

Join SUN TOURS as we travel to New York City for the US Open Tennis Tournament. We stay at the centrally located Hyatt Grand Central Hotel, which gives us terrific access to New York City and
travel to Arthur Ashe Stadium for tennis viewing. Grounds Passes for 2 days are included, and you can choose to upgrade seats. A third day is your choice - view more tennis, enjoy the city or both!

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California Splendor

November 3 - 10, 2023  (8 Days)

There is good reason why California attracts millions of visitors from around the world. We are entranced by the breathtaking and diverse landscapes, from lakes high in the mountains to giant sequoias. This tour features iconic American national parks like Yosemite and Sequoia, with overnights in the parks, and also explores beautiful Lake Tahoe.

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San Diego La Jolla Christmas

December 23 - 27, 2023 (5 Days)

La Jolla has the beauty of San Diego with scenic coastal views. This tour includes stops at iconic San Diego locations, such as Point Loma with Cabrillo Lighthouse and Rosecrans National Cemetery on La Jolla. One of the highlights of our trips is the Christmas dinner at Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines.

New Orleans & Cajun Country

February 2 - 7, 2024 (6 Days)

It’s jazz, cotton, sugar cane, iron-laced balconies, and great, white plantation homes. It’s glittering steamboats, trudging barges, and mammoth cargo ships on that big, muddy river. It’s bayous, crawfish etoufee, and sweet southern drawl. It’s Pre-Mardi Gras New Orleans and delightful Dixie – AND it’s all ours!

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Cherry Blossoms in Washington DC

March 21 - 27, 2024 (7 Days)

Our nation’s history comes to life on this beautiful and fascinating tour., D.C. itself is a city of treasures – some that we all know about, like the Smithsonian Museums, the monuments, the
Capitol Building and the White House. Others will surprise us as we become familiar with this historic city. Our tour is scheduled in prime cherry blossom season.

Hawaii, Island Paradise: Kaua'i & The Big Island

May 1 - 9, 2024 (9 days)

Dig past sand and dive below the surf for some truly unique sights on this upgraded fully guided adventure in Hawaii. Roam around Kauai and Big Island to see sides of both islands, including a guided tour of Waimea Canyon and numerous opportunities to relax in paradise. Your senses will say, "Mahalo."

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Niagara Falls & Mackinac Island

June 6 - 13, 2024 (8 days)

Made up of three waterfalls with vertical drops between 69 and 187 ft., Niagara Falls is breathtaking. We’ll take a ride in the Hornblower to feel the mist from the waters towering above us, and see the falls from Skylon Tower to understand the true scope of this natural wonder. We continue to Michigan and Mackinac Island, where we escape the heat and turn back time.

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Ride the Rails of Colorado

July 13 - 18, 2024 (6 days)

All aboard for a 6-day Colorado escapade, where the allure lies as much in the journey as the destinations. Experience the state's splendor aboard iconic train routes, winding through majestic canyons, historic mining towns, and nature's grand spectacles. The rhythmic chug of the locomotive, panoramic vistas from your window seat, and curated train experiences make this tour a dream for rail enthusiasts. Dive into the romance of the rails and discover Colorado like never before. Join us for a timeless adventure.

Authentic Alaska

August 29 - September 6, 2024 (9 days)

Imagine – nine days experiencing authentic Alaska in this land tour. Our exclusive week in Alaska led by our expert guide begins in Fairbanks and includes stays in Denali National Park, Anchorage and Seward. Enjoy a spectacular rail journey with Gold Star service, a grand tundra wilderness tour, Kenai Peninsula cruise, incredible wildlife sightings and more!

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