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For over 35 years, Mayflower Tours has been offering Deluxe Escorted Holidays throughout the World featuring top accommodations, deluxe transportation, professional Tour Managers, future travel credits, round trip airport transfers and a liberal refund policy. Our travelers' comfort and enjoyment are the foundation upon which Mayflower has built a truly unique and rewarding travel experience -- The Mayflower Way. 

New Endeavours

River Cruising & World HolidaysTulip Time on the Romantic Rhine and Mosel River Cruise
11 Days - 23 Meals
The Netherlands including Keukenhof Gardens • Germany • France • Switzerland
Experience the re-awakening of Spring in the Netherlands as well as on the Rhine and Mosel Rivers. Visit Keukenhof Gardens at the peak of tulip season. See the countryside bloom as we sail these two historic rivers of Europe.

Vietnam and the Historic Mekong River Cruise
16 Days - 31 Meals
Angkor Wat • Phnom Penh • Ho Chi Minh City • Hanoi
Fly to Siem Reap, Cambodia - spend 3 nights and explore the temples of Angkor Wat.  Then a 7-night cruise on the Mekong River. Visit rural villages, historic pagodas, floating markets and a Buddhist monastery along the way. Arrive Ho Chi Minh City for a 2-night stay. Fly to Hanoi for 2 nights and visit the Temple of Literature, One Pillar Pagoda, the Museum of Ethnology and other historic sites.

South of France and Provence River Cruise
11 Days - 23 Meals
featuring the Rhône and Saône Rivers
The scenic Rhône River Valley from Lyon to the north and Avignon to the south is an important wine growing region famous for its red wines. On a peaceful and relaxing cruise along the Rhône, you'll visit many small towns and villages where you mingle with the locals. Cruise includes all shore excursions and two nights in Paris.

Portugal and The Douro River Cruise
11 Days - 23 Meals
Porto to Salamanca, Spain, and return
A wine lover’s odyssey - explore Portugal's famed wine country. Spend two nights exploring Lisbon, then set sail through the Portuguese Frontier. Visit Spain’s walled city of Salamanca with an included Flamenco luncheon.  Your  cruise includes all shore excursions and two nights in Lisbon. Also included – dinners on shore at a monastery and a historic vineyard estate.

Romantic Rhine and Mosel River Cruise
The Netherlands • Germany • France • Switzerland
10 Days – 22 Meals
Relax and enjoy a seven night Rhine & Mosel river cruise along Europe's longest river aboard the MS Amadeus Princess featuring two decks of staterooms with French balconies. Perfect ports of call, incredible cuisine, included shore excursions and meeting the locals who welcome you. 

The Legendary Blue Danube River Cruise
Hungary • Slovakia • Austria • Germany • Czech Republic
11 Days – 23 Meals
Experience the Danube River aboard the exclusively chartered river ship MS Amadeus Brilliant on a seven-night cruise through five countries. Includes escorted shore excursions in five cities with English-speaking guides and an organ concert in the cathedral in Passau. 

Best of London
7 Days - 7 Meals
Welcome to London, one of the world's most important business, financial and cultural centers. Enjoy an excellent balance of leisure time and included sightseeing tours showcasing the city's most famous landmarks including Palace of Westminster, Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, Piccadilly Circus and Buckingham Palace. Enjoy a full-day touring of Oxford and Stratford-on-Avon, an evening theater performance and a tour of the Tower of London with an included pub lunch.

Flavors of India
11 Days - 16 Meals
Come, seek and discover the magic of India on a tour that takes you to Delhi, Agra, Jaipur and Ranthambhore. Experience the history in Delhi, visit the Taj Mahal, ride an elephant in the "pink city" of Jaipur and go on a safari to see tigers in Ranthambhore.

Classic Italy
Venice - Florence - Rome
9 Days - 10 Meals
For centuries it was the center of civilization, and Italy continues to fascinate with historic cities, majestic vistas, and hill towns frozen in time. Our tour is not only a visual delight, but gives you the chance to savor Tuscan cuisine.

Iceland – Land of Fire and Ice
6 Days – 6 Meals
Embrace the remote, rugged, breathtaking beauty of Iceland, one of the world's most dynamic places. Quite literally, everything is new in Iceland because the island's volcanoes are constantly creating new land and changing the existing terrain. Don't let the name fool you -- this island nation enjoys some of the best hot springs in the world, and is coated in lush greenery, not ice.

Best of Ireland and Scotland
11 Days – 16 Meals
Immerse yourself in Edwardian, Georgian, and Medieval history as we explore the highlands, lochs, and castles of Scotland and Ireland by boat, ferry and motorcoach. You'll experience bustling cities, windswept vistas, and 40 shades of green in this amazing experience.

Historic Poland and Prague
9 Days – 11 Meals
The elegant castles, palaces, and plazas of Eastern Europe await you on this magical tour through one of the continent's most historic regions. From chapels to Chopin and synagogues to squares, take a trip back in time though Poland and the Czech Republic.

North America Air Holidays
Yellowstone and Sun Valley Adventure
9 Days - 14 Meals
An exciting jetboat ride through Hells Canyon, North America's deepest river gorge, a whitewater rafting adventure on the Salmon River and overnights in the famed Sun Valley and Yellowstone National Park combine to make for a once-in-a-lifetime adventure.National Parks and Scenic Canyons Spectacular14 Days - 21 MealsImagine a vacation combining the best of the Black Hills with the awesome natural beauty of Yellowstone National Park. Now add in the spectacular scenery found only in Utah's Canyon Country and the unforgettable Grand Canyon. This is one holiday you won't want to miss.

New Orleans and Cajun Country
8 Days – 12 Meals
Dive into the sights, smells, and tastes of Cajun culture with this tour of Louisiana! We start in legendary New Orleans, then explore the bayous and plantations that inspired generations of writers, artists, and musicians.

California Coastal Holiday
featuring San Francisco, Los Angeles and San Diego
9 Days – 12 Meals
This tour along the Pacific Coast of California lets you experience evocative San Francisco, star-studded Los Angeles, amazing San Diego, and dozens of incredible sights in between.

High Sierras and Gold Country
featuring Reno, Mammoth Lakes and Yosemite National Park
9 Days – 12 Meals
Amazing scenery, majestic mountains, and even an Old West ghost town await you on this Mayflower tour through the Sierra Mountains of California and Nevada.

Alaska Grand Tour
9 Days – 14 Meals
Have the adventure of a lifetime on this journey through America's "Final Frontier" -- Alaska! Ride the rails and sail the rivers of this rugged wilderness state while enjoying local food, music, history, and native Alaskan culture.

National Parks of the Southwest
featuring the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta
12 Days – 17 Meals
The perfect blend of the beauty of the Balloon Fiesta and the amazing National Parks in the Southwestern United States. Enjoy a float trip, a scenic cruise on Lake Powell and so much more!

New England and Canada Autumn Cruising
9 Days – 22 Meals
Coastal scenery, Historic Ports of call and the excitement of New York City await on a cruise to Canada and New England during beautiful autumn foliage season.

New England Autumn Foliage Rails and Sails
8 Days – 11 Meals
Experience autumn in New England. Travel by historic rails and scenic sails as we explore the sights and sounds of New England roundtrip from Boston.

Nova Scotia Autumn Foliage
featuring Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick
9 Days – 11 Meals
Home to the world’s highest tides, breathtaking beaches and forests, historic harbors and landmarks and the freshest seafood, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island will give you memories that last a lifetime.

Pacific Coast Journey
featuring Oregon’s Coast and San Francisco
9 Days – 13 Meals
Revel in the natural beauty of the Pacific Coast experiencing the wonders of the Columbia River Gorge, glorious mountains, magnificent redwood trees, lush vineyards and the exciting City by the Bay.

Yellowstone, Grand Tetons & Mt. Rushmore
9 Days – 11 Meals
Looming mountains, natural wonders, and historic mining towns – the American West offers travel treasures for adventurers of all kinds!

Explore The World

Mayflower Tours, founded in 1979 by co-owners John and Mary Stachnik based in Downers Grove, IL -- a world-wide tour operator of deluxe escorted holidays. Mayflower Tours offers the opportunity to see the United States, Canada, Europe, Central America, Australia, New Zealand and more. Choose from nine travel styles including River Cruising, Scenic Rail Experience, National Parks, Holiday and Special Events, World Holidays, Cruising, Natural Adventures and Short Getaways. Mayflower Tours views itself as good stewards and encourages staff and travelers to act responsibly with respect to the environment and diverse cultures visited. As always, Mayflower Tours continues to make a commitment to the attention of the individual traveler and the memorable experiences that come with travel. Mayflower creates a convenient and efficient means of travel planning. Known for excellent service including a dedicated staff, professional Tour Managers, deluxe transportation, unique dining experiences, select accommodations, sightseeing and much more. All tours are available with air from your home city, or with free home or local pick up in key areas of Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana and Michigan.

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Age Group - 51 to 64
Age Group - 65+
Castle Stay / Chateau Stay
Cruises / Ocean - Tour
Cruises / River - Small Ships
Escorted Tours
Fall Foliage
FIT (Independent)
Holiday Tours and Cruises
Length of Trip - 05 days or less
Length of Trip - 05 to 10 days
Length of Trip - 10 to 15 days
Motorcoach Tours
Rail Travel
Safari / Game Lodges
Sporting Events (spectator)

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Mayflower Cruises and Tours Last Updated April 17, 2018

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