A New Holiday Destination to Experience! Come with AAA South Jersey to visit a winter wonderland at the Gaylord National Resort featuring over two million lights, a must-see ICE! Attraction, a ride on the Capital Wheel, and so much more! Experience the Gaylord National Resort in National Harbor, MD. This spectacular waterfront resort, with a stunning 19-story glass atrium and sweeping views of the Potomac River, is steps from National Harbor’s premier entertainment and shopping district. ICE! Experience the magic of more than two million pounds of hand-carved ice sculptures and slide down two-story ice slides. All kept at a chilly 9 degrees! Delight in the celebration of cultures through holiday scenes and travel to the North Pole to see Santa and his elves. Gadsby’s Tavern, which was originally built in 1792 as the City Hotel and has been preserved and restored to its late 18th century appearance. Take a moment to journey back to the 18th-century tavern and hotel where famous historical figures and everyday people dined and slept. Learn about the history, architecture, decorative arts, social customs, food, and clothing of a past era. In addition to all of this, you’ll feel like you’re sitting on top of the world when you experience National Harbor’s most iconic attraction, The Capital Wheel! As you soar 180 feet above the Potomac River waterfront, you will marvel at the incomparable views. Sights visible include the White House and Capitol, the National Mall, Arlington Cemetery, City of Alexandria, Prince George’s County and the lush parklands throughout the DC-Maryland-Virginia region. With its 42-closed, climate-controlled gondolas each seating up to eight, The Capital Wheel operates year-round, so you can take in the changing seasons from a bird’s eye view. See our Motorcoach ad for dates and pricing. If an overnight trip is not in your plans, we have several other one day trips that will put you in the holiday spirit. Brooklyn Christmas Lights and Cannoli tour Start your evening off by having a three course family style Italian dinner at L&B Spumoni Gardens. Following this wonderful meal, you will be escorted on a 2 1/2 hour holiday tour of the famous lights of Dyker Heights, the Italian-American section of Brooklyn as seen on the documentary “Crazy Christmas Lights” on TLC. You’ll also visit the Bay Bridge section. See glowing nativity scenes and 30-foot toy soldiers! Drive and walk by some of the most incredible lights that can be seen nowhere else! Sight and Sound Miracle of Christmas in Lancaster! Get in the Christmas spirit during your visit to the Sight and Sound Theatre with beautiful Christmas decorations, a sensational live stage production and holiday refreshments. During your time in Lancaster’s Sight and Sound Theatre you will see the Miracle of Christmas, an immersive experience that will take you back in time to Bethlehem on the night Jesus Christ was born. After the show, enjoy dinner at the Shady Maple’s restaurant. Radio City Christmas Spectacular! Nothing is like New York at Christmas! The lights, Santa Claus on every corner, Saks Fifth Avenue, Rockefeller Center the skating rink, and of course, the Rockettes! Join us for a fun-filled day with lots of free time for eating, shopping, sightseeing the Christmas Spectacular show. See all of the dazzling effects including 3D and as always the Living Nativity and the Parade of Wooden Soldiers. Make this your holiday tradition!
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