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Trips and Tours


Dolores Martenson, Trip Coordinator


A variety of day and overnight trips are offered through the Community Services Department. Some of our destinations include museums, plays, Laughlin, Las Vegas, Christmas Lights viewing, shopping excursions, and many more. Many trips fill up quickly, so please register early and in accordance with the registration guidelines.

For information on the following Trips click here.

Fantasy Springs Casino
"Jersey Boys" at the Segerstrom Center in Costa Mesa
A Day at the Museums in Balboa Park, San Diego
Tanaka Farms-Watermelon Tour
"Sweet & Savory" Curt Tucker's
Riverside Resort & Casino, Laughlin
Long Beach Lobsterfest
Buck Owens Crystal Palace
Gem Institute of America in Carlsbad
Hollywood Bowl Classic Concert Series

    Civil War - Gettysburg 2013

Civil War  

South East Asia Cruise 2013
SE Asia Cruise

 About Extended Tours

Our extended trips cover the US and overseas. In the last few years, we have been to France, Egypt, Switzerland, Scandinavia, South Africa, New Orleans, San Antonio, New England, The Canadian Rockies, and more. We have traveled on more than 75 extended trips with over 700 travelers. We use a number of Tour Operators who specialize in mature group travel.

Upcoming Extended Tours 2014

For information on the following Extended Tours click here.

Civil War Series IV: Sherman's March to the Sea

Shades of Ireland
Civil War
Big Bend National Park and Carlsbad Caverns
Memorials of War: Normandy & Paris

Elephant Seals & Big Sur

February 28 ~ March 2, 2014
3 days, 2 nights
$339 per person, double
$439, single
Deposit $100 per person. Balance due February 7.

Monterey-Carmel 2014.pdf

Shades of Ireland
Featuring Northern Ireland

April 22 ~ May 4, 2014
This 13-day Collette Vacation takes us on a tour of Ireland including Dublin, Waterford Crystal, Ring of Kerry, Galway, Belleek Pottery, Belfast and more.  Castle stay and 18 meals plus air and transfers.
$3849 per person, double
$4349, single
$3819, triple

Shades of Ireland 2014.pdf


Alaska - The Great Land
June 11 ~ 18, 2014
This 8-day trip includes Gold panning, Sternwheeler Discovery cruise, 2 days in Denali Park with tundra Wilderness tour, Anchorage, Portage Glacier, scenic float Kenai River wildlife cruise tour and much more.  You've done the cruise - now see the land.  Includes air, 16 meals, boats, trains and buses.
$3599 per person, double
$4798, single

Alaska 2014.pdf

Alaska moose


A Taste of Cuba
A 6-day tour - mostly Havana
$3399 per person, double

Taste of Cuba 2014.pdf

Colonial Cities of Cuba
A 9-day tour - Havana and other cities
$4299 per person, double
Single supplement on request.
Prices include air and most meals.

Please call Dolores at 626-914-8235 for available dates in 2014 and for more information about these exciting tours.

Colonial Cities 2014.pdf

Taste of Cuba


Civil War Series #4 
"Sherman's March to the Sea"

September 7 ~ 13, 2014
This 7-day tour includes Stone Mt. Park and Atlanta History Center, Atlanta Cyclorama, historic Savannah, Augusta Canal boat Tour and much more.
$2014 per person, double
$2923, single
Price includes land and air plus 10 meals.

Civil War 2014.pdf

Civil War map

Big Bend National Park and Carlsbad Caverns
Featuring Historic Prude Guest Ranch

October 17 ~ 25, 2014

This 9-day tour includes El Paso, TX, Marfa, TX, Big Bend National Park, Historic Prude Guest Ranch, Pecos Museum, Carlsbad Caverns, UFO Museum, Valley of Fires, White Sands National Monument and more.
$2224 per person, double
$3043, single
Price includes land, air, 13 meals, hotels, etc.

Big Bend Natl Park and Carlsbad Caverns.pdf

 Big Bend Natl Park 

Memorials of War: Normandy & Paris
10 Days - 13 Meals
Departure Dates 2014: 
   May 1,15, 22
   June 5, 26
   July 10, 17, 24
   August 7
  September 4
   October 9, 23
   November 6
Departure Dates 2015:
   March 12
   April 16
Paris, Vel d'Hiv Memorial, Eiffel Tower Dinner, Normandy, Memorial Peace Museum, D-Day Landing Beaches, St. Mere Eglise, Bayeux Tapestry, Le Mont St. Michel, Chartres Cathedral
Starting at $2,549 per person, land only double occupancy

Memorials of War: Normandy & Paris.pdf

There are no age or residency requirements to participate in extended trips.
For further information or to have your name added to our mailing list for future trips,
Email us.


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