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Upcoming Chamber Trip in 2023

The Gems of Southern England

November 1-9, 2023 From $3,299 air & land 9 days, 7 nights including hotels, meals, day trips, and airfare from Kansas City.

We have designed this inspired two-destination center program in Southern England just for you, brimming with outstanding experiences you will surely love! Chock-full of captivating attractions, and interactive and insightful excursions, you set the pace for your ultimate adventure. Get ready to live it up from lively London on a four-night stay. Experience the postcard-perfect charming villages of the Cotswolds and beyond to world-renown places like Oxford, Stratford Upon Avon, and Wales. Travel back to medieval times with a visit to Warwick Castle and explore Shakespeare’s Tudor-era cottage home. Step into the actual World War II Codebreakers Huts at Bletchley Park and enjoy a Bombay Sapphire gin tasting and distillery tour. Stay longer? Choose to extend your trip with a stay in Portsmouth and enjoy the unique opportunity to visit jaw-dropping Stonehenge, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, Salisbury Cathedral, the Magna Carta, and World War II history. Join us to share magical moments and memories of a lifetime every step of the way.

For more details and reservations contact: Sherri Lund at Ottawa Area Chamber of Commerce

E-mail: [email protected] • Telephone: (785) 242-1000

Reservations can also be made on our online booking engine http://www.aventuraworld.com/booking. The group booking code is: IQPZEL

Upcoming Chamber Trip in 2022

CLASSIC EGYPT

Egypt, a nation of biblical proportions and epic history. Experience the fascinating stories of the ancient world as you tour Cairo’s medieval mosques, the gargantuan pyramids of Giza, grandiose Karnak and Luxor temples, and the Valley of the Kings. In the company of an expert Egyptologist guide, cruise the mighty Nile River aboard a first-class vessel and spend 3 nights at a first-class hotel in the cosmopolitan city of Cairo.

Past Chamber Trip in 2021

Provence & the French Riviera

Provence, a region in southeastern France bordering Italy and the Mediterranean Sea, is known for its diverse landscapes, from the Southern Alps and Camargue plains to rolling vineyards, olive groves, pine forests and lavender fields. To the south is the Côte d’Azur (or French Riviera), where the elegant city of Nice and glamorous resort towns such as Monaco and Cannes line the coast. Here, all your wishes can come true!

Past Chamber Trip in 2021

Irish Spirit

Get ready to bask in the luck of the Irish on your Irish Spirit adventure. Here awaits a land of legends and mystical folklore, lush green landscapes, and spectacular cliffside views, stone-clad castles and historic mills, cultural treasures and medieval masterpieces, plus so much more! On this hands-on adventure, you will also have the opportunity to tap into the heritage of other kinds of “Irish Spirits” with requisite tasting experiences from world-famous Guinness to the distillery of acclaimed Jameson Irish whiskey, to Ireland’s historic pubs and bars where you can delve into the rich Irish custom of storytelling as you hear enchanting tales of days gone by.

Past Chamber Trip in 2019

Greece

The Peloponnese is home to an extraordinary collection of archeological sites as well as stunning mountainous scenery and charming villages where a traditional way of life has remained unchanged for centuries. On this splendid cultural journey, trace 5,000 years of Greek history while exploring the country’s archeological treasures. Walk in the footsteps of Socrates on the Acropolis and examine artifacts of Athens’ Golden Age at the outstanding Acropolis Museum, sail through the scenic Corinth canal, and enjoy the insights of the local guest speaker on the contemporary Greek economic and social scene.