- December 3, 2017 - December 12, 2017
DISCOVER SOUTHERN CHARM & HOSPITALITY | December 3-12
With Art Historian and past President Mumsey Nemiroff, and the Beverly Hills Women’s Club
Please join us on a magical cruise from Jacksonville, FL to Charleston, SC as we experience the legendary Southern Charm on the Intracoastal Waterway; home to some of the most beautiful historic cities in America.
Our Club embodies preservation of culture and history, and with Mumsey’s insight and knowledge to enrich our experience, we will live our very history. Traveling with Mumsey is the icing on the cake – every step of the way! As we cruise between ports, expansive wildlife refuges and remote islands stretch out before us, offering an extraordinary view of the wilderness and wildlife of the South. This is a region of history, legend, grace, and beauty that will leave you inspired.
Included in the Price: Deluxe hotel accommodation with 1 night pre-cruise in Jacksonville, FL and 1 night post-cruise in Charleston, SC: An 8 day/7 night cruise aboard American Cruise Lines’ brand –new 175 passenger luxury liner the American Constellation, offers comfortable, spacious and luxurious accommodations: Meals including Wine & Beer: Entrance Fees & Transportation to Guided Tours, Museums and Events including Antebellum & Plantation Homes & Gardens: Porterage & Gratuities.
The weather should be ideal with daily highs between 60 and 65, the evening drops to around 50, but we will be enjoying the interior of the ship with nightly entertainment.
Staterooms from 300 to 600 square feet suites offer a balcony and a large sitting area. The culinary program features locally sourced ingredients—afternoon tea service in the sky lounge and complimentary cocktail hour each evening.
Tour cost: from $5180 per person double occupancy (minimum category on ship)
Cost increases with higher categories on ship
Single supplement: upon request
Deposit: $1,100 per person due now to reserve best available stateroom (includes $100 tax-deductible donation to the BHWC)
Final payment due September 5, 2017 — No cancellation after September 5, 2017
***Trip cancellation insurance highly recommended
***If a minimum number of participants is not reached, trip will be canceled
For cancellation at any time, there will be a $100 per person administrative fee
Airfare: Los Angeles/Jacksonville-Charleston/Los Angeles
Transfer from airport to hotel on day of arrival
Ports of Call:
Amelia Island, FL: A treasure trove of history, antiques, and collectibles for shopping to your heart’s content, with miles of pristine beaches and rolling sand dunes.
St Simons Island and Jekyll Island: Boasts 240 acres of extravagant homes and winter cottages now recognized as a National Historic Landmark.
Savannah, GA: With its quaint cobblestone streets and majestic architecture. It is a bustling seaport with renowned historic districts that preserve its 19th-century wealth and opulence. Explore the area’s magnificent shops.
Beaufort, SC: A scenic beauty with its horse-drawn carriages along narrow streets and 18 and 19th-century elegant homes famous for unique Beaufort style architecture. If you are a golf enthusiast, Hilton Head is the place to be! We’ll take a boat tour of The Sea Pines Forest Preserve for a close-up view of Hilton Head’s indigenous plant and animal life including the American Alligator.
Charleston, SC: A city considered by many to be a living museum. Visit antebellum houses, plantation homes and enjoy the beauty of the area with a stroll through magnificent parks and gardens.
For all inquiries and deposits please contact board member Susanne Reyto via email, [email protected] or at 310 200-6694
Sign up now, as this tour will sell out fast!!
History, Beauty, Charm and Southern Hospitality with our very own Art Historian, Mumsey Nemiroff!