"Chugga Choo Choo Tour" - Perry & Boone
Tues, July 16 8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
We begin the day at the historic Hotel Pattee in Perry, where we will have a guided tour of this historic landmark. There are 40 themed guest rooms, each that tells it own story to pay tribute to the noteworthy sons and daughters of Iowa and the Midwest.
Lunch will be served in David's Milwaukee Diner, a delightful experience in dining rooms that are named for Milwaukee passenger trains. They are designed in the Arts and Crafts style frequently found in depot restaurants and railroad hotel dining rooms.
Then, it's off to the Boone Scenic Valley Railroad for a ride on the Excursion Train. You'll be transported back in time as you ride the rails on a beautiful summer day!
8:30 a.m. Depart from the parking lot southwest of Walmart in Windsor Heights (1001 73rd St.)
8:45 a.m. Second pick up in parking lot just to the east of Bonanza, 5029 NE 14th St., just north of I-80/35.
9:30 a.m. Arrive at Hotel Pattee for a tour of the hotel and themed guest rooms.
11:00 a.m. Lunch in David's Milwaukee Diner.
12:15 p.m. Depart for Boone
12:45 p.m. Arrive at Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad
1:30 p.m. Train leaves the station. ALL ABOARD!
3:15 p.m. Depart for Story City where we will tour local attractions including an operating 1913 carousel in the park.
5:30 p.m. Depart for Home
6:15 p.m. Estimated Arrival back at Bonanza
6:30 p.m. Estimated Arrival back at Walmart
(Itinerary may be subject to change.)
Cancellation Policy - Payment is 100% refundable if canceled 30 days prior to tour. Payment may be credited toward a future trip. Registrations are also transferable. In the case of inclement weather, every attempt will be made to reschedule.
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