December 5, 2020
Enjoy a festive day-trip to Pittsburgh, PA! Everything Christmas rolled into one tour!! Begin the day with a stop at the Sarris Candies and Chocolate Factory in Canonsburg, PA. Then, on to Pittsburgh for lunch and free time in the Strip District. Following lunch, enjoy more free time at Market Square. In the evening you will have an opportunity to experience the Winter Flower Show and Light Gardens at Phipps Conservatory. This is an exciting exhibit of sparkling, luminous orbs, trees and fountains of light enhancing the already awesome Winter Flower Show. All while still enjoying the personal service and years of travel experience you come to expect with All About Destinations!
Day 1 (No Meals Included)
Morning motorcoach departure from Elkins, WV (7:00am) (additional pick-up locations are possible) to begin a wonderful one-day tour that offers a unique Christmas experience in Pittsburgh, PA with a stop in Canonsburg, PA. Upon arrival in Canonsburg, we will visit and tour the Sarris Candies and Chocolate Factory. A family-owned-and-operated company, Sarris Candies makes premium chocolates and other confections and also operates a candy store and ice cream parlor located next to its factory. Following our visit to the candy factory, we will visit The Strip District for lunch (on your own) and shopping time. The tour continues with a stop at Market Square and the Peoples Gas Holiday Market. Inspired by the original German Christkindlmarkts (or "Christmas Market"), the Peoples Gas Holiday Market brings a cherished European tradition to Pittsburgh with an international flair, a touch of local charm, and a pinch of sugar, spice, and everything nice. the day would not be complete with visiting/touring Phipps Conservatory HOLIDAY MAGIC! Winter Flower Show and Light Garden. For 126 years, Phipps Conservatory has been a beloved family tradition. With an exciting Festival of Trees theme, holiday trees are the centerpiece of Phipps' winter wonderland, featuring a tree carousel, colorful poinsettia trees, a floating forest of sparkling trees reflecting on water, a frozen forest with charming topiary reindeer and many more holiday surprises. From a tunnel of lights to icy prism towers, a fountain of lights and more, Phipps' Victorian glasshouse and glowing gardens will delight guests of all ages with illuminated botanical exhibits, whimsical props and unique light displays.
Your return trip aboard the motorcoach takes in the beautiful scenery along the way, while you reminisce on the wonderful day of tour and travel to Pittsburgh! Estimated time of return is 11pm.
Includes round-trip transportation from the Elkins, WV (other pick-up locations possible) Tour of the Sarris Candies and Chocolate Factory, 1 ticket to the Phipps Conservatory Winter Light Garden and all taxes and fees. Lunch in the Pittsburgh Strip District and dinner en-route is not included
Trip cost based on a minimum of 45 participants. All About Destinations reserves the right to cancel trip (with a full refund) if the minimum number of participants has not been reached within 10-5 days of the trip date. Trip insurance available for additional cost.
Activity Level for this tour:
$50.00 per person
Round-trip Motorcoach Transportation
Admission All Listed Attractions
1 Lunch (OYO)
1 Dinner (OYO)
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All Touring Venues
Elkins Wal-Mart Parking Lot
TRAVEL DISTANCE (ONE-WAY)
165 Miles from Elkins to Pittsburgh, PA
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PRICE PER PERSON
$89 (Seniors) Children (under 12)
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