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Twilight Paddle Wheel Boat, Mississippi River

Sept 16-19, 2019

Quad Cities Area

Relaxing Riveboat Cruise on the Mississippi

Cruise the Upper Mississippi Valley on the Twilight Riverboat and discover a place that Native Americans, fur traders, and lead miners once called home. The Captain will point out sights of interest along the way, and will explain the procedure of locking through as you pass through Lock & Dam #12 & #13. Show time each afternoon features a variety of folk musicians and humorists and you'll enjoy beautiful scenery and wonderful food. In Dubuque, Iowa, we'll stay at the Grand Harbor Resort. Dubuque is a quaint town with lots of shops and the Diamond Jo Casino is just across the street from the hotel. Call for a detailed flier.  

Charter bus, 3 nights lodging, 2 days on the riverboat with all meals, snacks, and entertainment, buffet supper & breakfast at the Isle of Capri, breakfast at Tony Roma's, lots of surprises, and an Evelyn's Excursions escort.
$829 PP Dpl - $819 Tpl - $809 Quad - $959 Sgl
$150 per person due w/reservation; balance due Aug. 1 (Travel Ins Avail)

New England Fall Color Tour

Sept 25-Oct 4

New England

Great Tour!

Some of the things we'll see and do: the Green Mountains of Vermont, Rock of Ages Granite Quarry, a traditional Maple Sugar House, Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream, the White Mountains of New Hampshire, a train ride on the Conway Scenic Railroad, Coastal Maine, Kennebunkport, the seaside village of Ogunquit, a ride on the Finest Kind Lobster Cruise Boat, the village of York, Cape Neddick Lighthouse, Boston's historic Freedom Trail, Cranberry Bog Tour & Whale watching, and the Finger Lakes of New York. Please see the detailed flyer attached.  

Charter bus, 9 nights lodging w/baggage, 9 breakfasts, 5 dinners + 1 Lobster bake, Vermont Touring, Admission to Rock of Ages Granite Quarry, Guided tour of Montpelier, VT. Capitol, Admission to Morse Sugar Farm, Admission to Ben & Jerry’s for tour and tasting, Visit to the Brick Store, 2 1/2 hour ride on Conway Scenic Train (Through the “Notch”), Drive on the Kancamagus Highway, Tour of Kennebunkport, Ogunquit & York, ME, Lobster & Whale Watch Cruise, Boston’s Freedom Trail & tour, a stop at USS Constitution, guided Tour of Plymouth & Cranberry Bog and many surprises. Also includes seven days with a Director/Guide from Northeast Unlimited Tours plus an Evelyn’s Excursions Escort, Evelyn Deetz, throughout the tour. (Last year we had an excellent tour guide and she said she was going to be with us again this year).
$2,299 Dbl - $2,099 Tpl - $1,999 Quad
$200 Dep. Due w/reservation. Balance Due Aug. 1.
Tour Travel Flyer

Door County - Sturgeon Bay - Milwaukee

October 7-10, 2019



This tour features the beautiful shoreline of Lake Michigan with lakeside cities and quaint villages of Wisconsin, including Door Peninsula, the "Cape Cod of the Midwest" home to 5 state parks, 11 lighthouses, and orchards, wineries, and specialty markets. Points of interest will include North Point Lighthouse, a scenic drive along the Lake Michigan shoreline, Sturgeon Bay Ship Canal Pier Head Lighthouse, Door County Maritime History, scenic tour through Peninsula State Park, Eagle Bluff Lighthouse, tour of Seaquist Orchards, Door County Fish Boil, live performance at Northern Sky Theater, Cana Island Lighthouse, Cave Point Country Park, wine tasting at Simon Creek Vineyard, Schopf Hilltop Dairy, Milwaukee Art Museum, and Wind Point Lighthouse. See attached detailed flyer!

Charter bus, 3 nights lodging w/baggage handling, all meals after we pick up our guide, all attractions listed plus an Evelyn’s Excursions escort.
$859 pp Dbl - $799 Tpl - $749 Quad - $1,019 Sgl
$100 dep. due w/reservation. Bal. Due Sept. 1.
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New Orleans

October 17-25

New Orleans, Louisiana

A Requested Exciting Tour!

Please see attached detailed flyer for this exciting tour!  

Charter bus w/luggage, 8 nights lodging, 7 breakfasts, 2 dinner theaters, 1 dinner cruise, all attractions listing on detailed flyer, 3 step-on guides, plus lots of surprises. Also includes an Evelyn's Excursions escort.
$1,799 pp Dbl - $1,699 Tpl - $1,649 Quad (No single price avail)
$200 due w/reservation; balance due Sept.1.
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Washington DC/ Mt Vernon

October 28-November 1

Washington DC

Our Annual Tour to our Nation's Capital

This is a tour we do every year and we have such a great time on it. We have a step-on guide for Days #3 & 4 and he will take us to all the memorials and much,more. On Day #2 we visit Mt. Vernon and then spend the afternoon @ the Smithsonian. Please see the attached flyer!

Charter bus, 4 nights lodging w/ breakfasts, baggage handling, all attractions listed, DC tour guide, Jim Patyak, surprise stops. Also includes an Evelyn’s Excursions escort, usually, Evelyn Deetz
$739 pp Dbl - $659 Tpl - $609 Quad - $989 Sgl
$100 per person due with reservation; balance due Sep 15 (Travel ins recommended)
Tour Travel Flyer

Christmas in Branson

November 9-14 (Sat-Thurs)

Branson, MO


We will do 8 top shows: Ozarks Gospel, Clay Cooper, The Bretts, Daniel O'Donnell, Presley's Country Jubilee, Hughes Brothers, Andy Williams Ozark Mountain Christmas, and the Duntons. We'll also stop at the Bass Pro Headquarters Store on the way home for some shopping. Please see the detailed flyer for all of the information on this great tour!

Charter bus, 5 nights lodging w/continental breakfasts, 8 top shows, Lunch @ Lamberts, 2 suppers in Branson, St. Louis Basilica, Bass Pro Store plus an Evelyn’s Excursions escort (lots of surprises are also included).
$999 pp Dbl - $949 Tpl - $929 Quad - $1,269 Sgl
$100 per person deposit due with reservation; balance due October 1
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Chicago, IL at the Palmer House

November 30-December 1

Chicago, IL

Christmas Shopping in Chicago - Usually a Sellout!

Enjoy a weekend away before Christmas. The Palmer House is decorated so beautifully and we are in the heart of the shopping on State Street. Lots of options to choose from, including plays, museums, shopping, German Christmas Market, Dining and much more. You have free time from 11:00 a.m. on Saturday through 3:00 p.m on Sunday. Please see the attached detailed flyer!

Charter bus, 1 night at Palmer House, plus an Evelyn's Excursions escort.
$249 PP Dbl - $219 Tpl - $209 Quad - $349 Sgl
$50 per person due with reservation; balance due Oct 25
Tour Travel Flyer

Vince Gill & Amy Grant Christmas Show

December 11-13, 2019

Nashville, Tennessee


We all have balcony or patio rooms at the Opryland Hotel, tickets for the Trace Adkins Dinner Show in the hotel, top seats for the Vince Gill & Amy Grant Christmas show at the Ryman, tickets for General Jackson luncheon show, and much more. Please see the detailed flyer attached. Sold out - please put your name on the wait list. 

Charter bus, balcony or patio rooms at the Opryland Hotel, tickets for the Trace Adkins Christmas Dinner Show in the hotel, top seats for the Vince Gill & Amy Grant Christmas show, lunch cruise on the General Jackson, plus an Evelyn's Excursions escort.
$879 pp Dbl - $799 Tpl - $749 Quad - $1,069 Sgl
$100 per person deposit due with reservation; bal due Oct 15 (Travel ins recommended)
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Panama City & The Panama Canal

Feb. 8-14, 2020


Our 10th Year

Details & Pricing TBA


Savannah, GA & Charleston, SC + Biltmore Estate, Asheville, NC

March 29-April 4, 2020

Savannah & Charleston

A Requested Tour!

We are working out the details on this one. We are planning 1 night in Beckley, WV, 2 nights in Savannah, GA, 2 nights in Charleston, SC, and 1 night in Pigeon Forge. Included are guided tours of both Savannah and Georgia. Please call for a detailed flyer of this exciting tour!

Charter Bus, 6 nights lodging w/breakfasts, (1st night in Beckley, WV; 3 nights in the Historic District of Savannah; 1 night in Pigeon Forge.Also includes a Mine Tour @ Beckley, WV, 3-hour Historic Savannah tour, 3-hour Historic Charleston SC Tour, Tour of Biltmore Estate, Gardens & Winery plus much more. Our hotel in Savannah and Charleston are just across from the famous Riverwalk. Also includes an EE’s Escort.
$1,299 PP Dbl (Est.)

Danube Delights River Cruise

April 17-27, 2020

Hungary, Slovakia, Austria, Germany, Czech Republic

1st Mayflower Cruise

This is the first of three Mayflower Cruises & Tours that will be offered in 2020. The other two are Colorado's Historic Trains (August 7-15) and Pacific Coast Highlights (Sept 12-20). Please call for a detailed flyer of this exciting trip!

$4,449 PP (Riviera Deck-Cost depends on which deck you choose)
$400 deposit by August 15 will guarantee free air fare from Detroit.

Mini Rt 66 w/John Weiss

April 21-23 (Tues-Thurs)


Travel The Famous "Mother Road", Route 66

Join us for an exciting 3-day tour on Old Rt 66 from Joliet to Lincoln, IL and back. John is known as "Mr. 66" and will show and tell us about so many icons and historic tales. He is responsible for the restoration of many of the icons and has received many awards for his work. It is so interesting.

Some of the places we'll visit include the Rialto Theater (one of the ten most beautiful theaters in the country), Route 66 Museum & Hall of Fame (one of the best along the whole route), Sprauge Super Service Station, Beer Nut Factory & Outlet Store, Lincoln Watermelon Site, the "Mill", Russell Stover Candy Outlet, 1930's Odell Gas Station, 2-Cell Jail, and Birdhaven Greenhouse & Gardens. John will be adding new attractions this year. 

Please call the office for a detailed flyer that lists all of the many attractions and great eating places on this tour.

Charter Bus, 2 nights at Hampton Inn, Pontiac w/breakfast, 3 days w/John Weiss(Tour guide), all attractions and meals plus many surprises. Also includes an EE’s Escort.
$459 PP Dbl - $409 Tpl - $389 Quad - $589 Sgl
$100 per person deposit due with reservation (Travel Ins Available) Balance Due March 20.

Virginia Military Extravaganza

May 2-6 (Sat-Wed) 2020

Norfolk and Virginia Beach, VA

A Very Popular Tour

This is one of our favorite tours! Day 1: DC Area, Days 2 & 3: We all have balcony rooms facing the Atlantic Ocean in Virginia Beach, Day 4: DC area monuments, Day 5: Home. The Virginia International Military Extravaganza featuring "Tattoo" is a show that features over 800 military men from units all over the world and it is held in the beautiful Scope Arena in Norfolk. The largest "Tattoo" is in Edinburg, Scotland; the second largest is in Halifax, Nova Scotia; and the third largest is in Norfolk.

We will also tour the Norfolk Naval Base on the Victory Rover, the National Maritime Museum (USS Wisconsin), and will take a tram ride though the Norfolk Botanical Gardens during Azalea Festival. On Day #4, we will stop at the WWII, Korean, Vietnam, Lincoln, and Iwo Jima memorials. 

Charter bus, 4 nights lodging with breakfasts, Tattoo show, tour of Norfolk Naval Base & National Maritime Museum featuring the USS Wisconsin. Also includes a tram tour of the Norfolk Botanical Gardens during their Azalea Festival, DC memorials, and EE Escort (Evelyn Deetz).
$879/Dbl - $799/Tpl - $769/Quad - $1,099 Sgl
$100 per person due with reservation; balance due April 1

Ireland W/Dr. Gary Tierney

May 10-21, 2020

Northern & Southern Ireland

Very Exciting Tour!

Gary has set up another fantastic tour with many meals included. We will be touring both Northern and Southern Ireland. We have 30 seats held until February 5, 2020 at $1,194 PP. You can also get your own ticket online or by using air miles. You'll just need to be in Dublin by May 10.  Please call the office for more details. This will be a fantastic tour! 

Call for flier
$3,199 PP (not including air fare listed) No triple or quad rates.
$200 pp due with resv/Bal due April 1.


June 20-July 1, 2020


Fantastic Tour

8 day inland, 4 day cruise.


Nova Scotia/Canadian Maritime Providences

July 7-20, 2020

Nova Scotia


Tours of York, Ogunquit & Kennebunkport, ME, Evangeline Trail, Halifax & Peggy's Cove, Prince Edward Island, Portland, ME & Portland Head Lighthouse.

Stops at Cape Neddick Light, Grand Pre National Historic Site, Citadel National Historic Site & Cape Breton National Park, Cabot Trail, Alexander Graham Bell Museum, Founders Hall, Anne of Green Gables House/Museum, Magnetic Hill, Reversing Falls, Freeport, ME.

Please call the office for a complete listing of everything that is included on this amazing tour. You must have a passport for this tour.

Charter bus, 13 nights accommodations w/taxes and luggage handling, 12 breakfasts, 1 picnic lunch, 11 dinners (including Lobster Bake & Dinner Cruise), all attractions listed on the detailed flyer, professional Northeast Unlimited tour guide, plus an Evelyn's Excursions escort, Jill Miller.
$3,439 pp Dbl/$3099, pp Tpl/$3,039 pp Quad/$4,589 pp Single (no single unless you know someone on the tour)
$200 per person due with reservation, balance due June 7.

Historic Trains Across Colorado

August 7-15, 2020


New Mayflower Tour!

This tour features five scenic rail excursions and three national parks. Please call for a detailed flyer and add your name to the tentative list. We will see if they are offering more specials in the upcoming months. 

$3,464 PP Dbl (includes air fare from Detroit)
$200 per person due w/reservation; balance due June 5

Pacific Coast Highlights

Sept 12-20, 2020

Pacific Coast

New Mayflower Tour!

A fantastic tour featuring Columbia Gorge, Crater Lake & San Francisco. Please call for a detailed flier. 

$3,554 PP Dbl (Includes air fare from Detroit)
$200 pp due with resv/Bal due July 10

Israel & The Holy Land

November 3-13, 2020


Experience the Holy Land

This amazing tour, sponsored by Evelyn's Excursions, will be led by George & Deb Kreger of Bryan, Ohio. Experience touring ancient cities of the Old and New Testaments including battle sites, synagogues, excavations, temples, and ruins. We'll visit Nazareth, Jesus' childhood home, take a boat tour of the north shore of the Sea of Galilee, and visit Migdal, the home of Mary Magdalene. We'll hike in the Dan Nature Preserve, drive to the Golan Heights to over look the Jordan Valley, visit the site where John baptized in the Jordan, and visit the old and holy city of Jerusalem. These are just a few of the many sights we'll visit and experience on this tour. Please call for a detailed flyer! 

Ten nights lodging in 4/5 star Jewish hotels, all breakfasts & dinners, all entrance fees, guide fees & tips, all transportation costs within Israel, a secondary medical insurance policy w/evacuation benefit if needed, and a resource notebook (air fare is not included)
$3,900 per person (no single rates available & must book a minimum of 2 travelers)
$500 deposit due with reservation; balance due Aug 1, 2020

Contact Information

Evelyn's Excursions

PO Box 386
302 S. Third St.
Pioneer, OH 43554

Phone: (419) 737-2055
Toll-Free: (877) 771-4401
Fax: (419) 737-9448


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PO Box 386
302 S. Third St.
Pioneer, OH 43554

Phone: (419) 737-2055
Toll-Free: (877) 771-4401
Fax: (419) 737-9448
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