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IRVINE SENIOR TRAVELERS

Irvine Senior Travelers coordinate a variety of day and extended trips to meet the needs of senior travelers. Club membership and Irvine residency is not required for traveling. For a listing of trips, call 888-882-8714 or email senior.travelers@yahoo.com


Travel Club Office Hours
A convenient place to make payments, ask questions and book reservations

Tuesdays and Thursdays
10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Lakeview Senior Center
949-724-6900


 DAY TRIPS


Show Me the Money
Wednesday, October 8
Highlights include guided tour of the Federal Reserve Bank, Lunch at the Taix French Restaurant, visit the Wells Fargo Museum.

Cost: $81 per person
Departure: 7:45 a.m.
Return: 5:00 p.m

For more information, contact Karen West at 949-583-9081
To view the flyer, CLICK HERE


Titanic: The Experience
Thursday, November 13

Start the day with lunch at Buca di Beppo, a collection of neighborhood restaurants with a lively atmosphere and an authentic Italian menu for all to enjoy. In the spirit of Italian culture, the dishes are meant to be shared and served family style, perfect for passing around the table. Dishes enjoyed for generations in villages throughout Italy inspire the menu, giving Buca its authentic Italian Fare.
Become a passenger and travel back in time to 101 years ago, where authentic artifacts and interactive storytellers in period costume allow you to visit the unforgettable sights, sounds, and emotions of the most famous ship ever to set sail, Titanic. This incredible tour includes full scale room recreations where you can visit some of the most famous rooms on board Titanic. In addition, visitors will view over 250 artifacts recovered from the wreck site. These one of a kind objects, once thought to be lost forever, provide a haunting emotional connection to the story of Titanic like nothing else can.
Titanic: The Experience is committed to engaging the global community in Titanic’s story from its beginnings in 1909, her maiden voyage in 1912, the tragedy of her sinking, the aftermath of the countless lives that were inexorably altered and to the unfolding discoveries of the 21st century. Join us on this intriguing journey as we continue to investigate, consider, celebrate and remember this timeless and iconic moment in history.

Cost: $86 per person
Departure: 11 a.m.
Return: 6 p.m.

For more information, contact Joyce Duff at 949-654-4682
To view the flyer, CLICK HERE


Museum of Tolerance
Sunday, November 16, 2014

Recipient of the Global Peace and Tolerance Award from the Friends of the United Nations, the Museum of Tolerance is dedicated to challenging visitors to understand the Holocaust in both historic and contemporary contexts and confront all forms of prejudice and discrimination in our world today. This fascinating day begins with lunch at the museum. After lunch, you’ll spend the remainder of the afternoon at the Museum of Tolerance.  It’s a one-of-kind educational and interactive experience which focused on two central themes: the dynamics of racism and tolerance, and the story of the Holocaust. The tour concludes in the Hall of Testimony where you’ll hear Holocaust survivors tell their unforgettable stories of courage and sacrifice.

Cost: $78 per person
Departure: 10:00 a.m.
Return Time: 6:00 p.m.

For more information contact Linda Lako at 949-725-9896
To view the flyer, HERE


Holiday Show at Lawrence Welk Resort
Wednesday, December 3
Enjoy a trip to the famous Lawrence Welk Resort for their holiday show that has always been a big hit with our travelers! Price includes a buffet lunch, Holiday Show, Gratuity and a scenic ride to and from the Welk Resort in a luxury bus.

Cost: $92 per person
Departure: 9:15 a.m.
Return: 4:45 p.m.

For more information, contact Sandra Cullum at 949-769-6490
To view the flyer, CLICK HERE
 


Reagan Library "An American Christmas"
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
 
You are invited to a memorable day at the state-of the art, recently renovated, Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum. On display is the special Christmas exhibit, featuring a winter wonderland of 24 trees decorated to celebrate the defining moments of America’s road to greatness from the Revolutionary Era to today. A docent-guided tour is included and will take you back to the 1980’s and the world that Reagan shaped during his eight years in the White House. A highlight of your day will be walking through Air Force One, the airplane that served Reagan throughout his presidency. Included is delicious barbecue buffet lunch.

Cost: $80 per person
Departure: 9:30 a.m.
Return: 6:30 p.m.

For more information, contact Barbara Abshire at 949-552-0540
To view the flyer, CLICK HERE



Extended Trips


Mr. President
Texas Presidential Libraries
October 18 – 26
Highlights include 11 meals, Menger Hotel, The Alamo, Fredericksburg, Institute of Texan Cultures, Bush Libraries & Museums, LBJ Ranch & Birthplace, LBJ Library & Museum, Clinton Library & Museum, Murray’s Dinner Playhouse.

Cost: Single $3,346 / Double $2,598

Included in Price: Round Trip Air from LAX

For Information contact, Mary Zuniga at 949-786-9302
To view flyer CLICK HERE 
 


Venice & the Italian Lakes
October 27-November 4

Highlights include 7 Nights in Lecco, Italy on Lake Como, Milan City Tour, Milan Duomo, Lake Como Cruise, Belliagio, Verona, Romeo & Juliet Balacony, Verona Arena, Venice, Venice Gondola Ride, Doge’s Palace & St., Marks Basillica, Lugano, Switzerland, Monte Bre Cable Car, Italian Motors & Flavors optional, Stresa optional

Cost: Single $3,499/$2,999double
Cost includes: Roundtrip Airfare-LAX, Roundtrip Transfers-Lax, Int’l air departure taxes/Fuel Surcharges 

For more information, contact Linn Morgan at 949 786-8950
To view the flyer, CLICK HERE

The Seine: Paris to Normandy
March 17 – 29, 2015

Highlights include: 10 nights aboard Grand Circle’s M/S Bizet in an outside cabin and 1 night at the Novotel Convention & Wellness Roissy CDG. 30 Meals: 11 breakfasts, 9 lunches and 10 dinners. 6 exclusive, included tours: Honfleur, Normandy Beaches, Rouen, Giverny, Auvers-Sur-Oise (Van Gogh country) and Paris. Exclusive Discovery Series events: Caen Peace Memorial Museum, Cheese tasting, French cooking demonstration, Painting lesson, French language lesson, Home-Hosted Visit, French gourmet tasting, introduction to Impressionism presentation.

13 days – including international airfare from LAX included. All inclusive for $3,745.
For information, contact Sandra Cullum at 949-769-6490
View flyer HERE


Panama Canal Cruise
April 12-27, 2015

Enjoy 15 nights on the Norwegian Star Cruise Ship. Transportation from Lakeview Senior Center to the Los Angeles cruise dock. Cruise Ports include: Cabo San Lucas, Puerto Vallerta, Huatulco, Puerto Chiapas, Puntarenas, Transit Panama Canal, Cartegena, Ocho Rios and Miami. Miami airport to Los Angeles airport and back to Lakeview Senior Center. 

Inside Cabin $1999
Ocean view Porthole Window $2299
Ocean view Picture Window $2399
Outside Balcony Forward/Aft $2899
Outside Balcony, Mid Ship $2999
Cruise prices are per person double occupancy
More information contact Linn Morgan at 786-8950.
View flier HERE: