Heart of the South - A journey through New Orleans, Natchez & Lafayette

October 5, 2014 - October 12, 2014



Join us on a cultural journey and delight in famed southern hospitality. Cajun cuisine, antebellum mansions, the bayou and the magic of the French Quarter make this an experience to last a lifetime. Visit Martin Accordions and enjoy a private performance. Settle in for a dinner party at Lansdowne House, a privately owned antebellum plantation. Cruise through Louisiana’s Atchafalaya Basin Swamp. Savor an elegant meal at the Court of Two Sisters, one of New Orleans’ most famous restaurants. Learn the art of Cajun cooking from the experts at the Accidental Chef Cooking School. Stroll through stately St. Louis Cathedral. Heat things up at the McIlhenny Company’s Tabasco factory. Electrify your taste buds at the Café du Monde. Each day brings you closer to one of America’s most distinctive regions. Book by May 20 and receive $100 off per person!

There are several other departure dates also available for this tour: April 13 & 27; May 25; September 7; October 19 all in 2014. March 29 and April 12 in 2015. Click here for more information!

Sunny Portugal - Estoril Coast, Alentejo & Algarve

September 26, 2014 - October 5, 2014



Explore sunny Portugal, with its miles of dramatic shoreline and legacy of global discovery. Enjoy a three night stay in the beautiful resort town, Cascais. Savor time to meander its narrow cobblestone streets, oceanfront promenade and quaint bay area. In Evora, step inside a medieval walled city with Roman ruins. Travel to Portugal's scenic “Silver Coast,” dotted with charming villages and castles. Enjoy a sense of country life with an overnight stay in the heart of Alentejo’s farms and vineyards. Find a wealth of Portuguese hand-made crafts like the famed azulejo hand painted tiles and unique items made of cork. Indulge in Portugal’s fresh cuisine and wine during an interactive cooking class and be swept away by Fado tunes. Explore Algarve’s soft sandy beaches and classic fishing villages. Book by May 20 and receive $100 off per person!

A Passport is required for this tour.

There are several other departure dates also available for this tour:  April 25, May 23, October 10 & 24, November 7 in 2014; February 17 & 24, March 10 & 20, April 7 & 17, May 22, September 18, October 2 & 23, November 1 & 6 in 2015; and February 18, March 11, April 1 & 15 in 2016. Click here for more dates and information.


New England Fall Foliage

September 26, 2014 - October 12, 2014


Join us as we tour the beautiful New England states in search of the reds, oranges, and bright yellows of fall foliage.  This tour has it all, history, scenery, shopping....not to mention great food, including a Maine Lobster Dinner.

This tour will start in Minot, ND with pick-ups in Bismarck and along I-94 as we head east.

Due to popular demand of this tour we will also offer the same tour Sept. 22 to Oct. 8, 2014, departing from Dickinson and escorted by Gloria Little.

**New This Year** 2 Nights at The Hotel Edison on West 47th Street, Manhattan, NY

New England Fall Foliage

September 22, 2014 - October 8, 2014


Join us as we tour the beautiful New England states in search of the reds, oranges, and bright yellows of fall foliage.  This tour has it all, history, scenery, shopping....not to mention great food, including a Maine Lobster Dinner.

This tour will start in Dickinson, ND with pick-ups in Bismarck and along I-94 as we head east.

Due to popular demand of this tour we will also offer the same tour Sept. 26 to Oct. 12, 2014, departing from Minot and escorted by Neal Nelson.

**New This Year** 2 Nights at The Hotel Edison on West 47th Street, Manhattan, NY

German Highlights with Oktoberfest

September 21, 2014 - October 4, 2014

See the best of Germany: Berlin, Frankfurt, the Black Forest and more on your way to celebrate at the world's largest fair- Oktoberfest! Hosted from North Dakota by Merrill Piepkorn!

Southern Charm featuring Charleston, Savannah & Jekyll Island

September 7, 2014 - September 13, 2014

Experience the history, charm and singular hospitality of the Low Country in Georgia and South Carolina. Soak in two nights at the exclusive Jekyll Island Club, once described as “the richest, most exclusive club in the world.” Enjoy a down-home style meal at Mrs. Wilkes' Dining Room, a Savannah icon. Explore one of America’s oldest plantations, Boone Hall. Visit charming Beaufort. Explore the history of Savannah and Antebellum Charleston. Visit the oldest city in the United States, St. Augustine, Florida. 

Peru: Ancient Land of Mysteries

August 9, 2014 - August 16, 2014



Fantastic archeological treasures set amidst the soaring Andean peaks — this can only be Peru. Travel to Machu Picchu aboard the famed Vistadome train. Spend a night at the base of this “Lost City of the Incas” in a luxury hotel and enjoy an exclusive culinary demonstration. Explore Andean art forms and the local way of life from ancient times through present day during your stay in the Sacred Valley. Immerse yourself in Cuzco, a city that blends Inca and Spanish colonial influences. Discover the exquisite Peruvian cuisine that combines diverse native ingredients and indigenous dishes with international culinary influences. Discover Lima’s colonial heritage and see why the “City of Kings” is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.  Book by May 20 and receive $100 off per person!

A Passport is required for this tour.

There are several other departure dates also available for this tour: April 12; May 10; June 7 & 21; September 13 & 20; October 11; November 1 & 8 in 2014. January 17; February 7; March 14; April 18 in 2015. Click here for more information.


Winnipeg Folklorama

August 6, 2014 - August 10, 2014


Join us on this fun 5-Day adventure to the largest and longest-running multicultural festival in the world.


A Passport or Passport Card is required for this tour.

Iceland: Land of Fire and Ice

August 2, 2014 - August 7, 2014


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. If you've never traveled with Mayflower Tours, get an additional $25 off per person!

A Passport is required for this tour.


Pacific Northwest & California featuring Washington, Oregon & California

July 14, 2014 - July 21, 2014



Explore the majestic Pacific Northwest and California on this eight day adventure, from the wilds of Mount St. Helens and the Columbia River Gorge to the sophistication of Portland and San Francisco. Travel along Oregon’s beautiful Pacific coast. Enjoy a cruise up the Rogue River. Visit Redwood National Park. Explore Eureka, a historic timber and fishing village. Cross the Golden Gate Bridge and discover the “City by the Bay” - San Francisco. Book by May 20 and receive $100 off per person!

There are several other departure dates also available for this tour: April 6 & 27; May 5, 12 & 19; June 2, 9, 23 & 30; July 20, 21, 27 & 28; August 4, 11, 17, 24, 25 & 31; September 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 28 & 29; October 12 in 2014. April 6 & 20; May 3 & 17; June 7, 14 & 21; July 6, 12 & 20; August 9, 16 & 23; September 6, 13, 20 & 27; October 4 & 11 in 2015. April 3 & 17 in 2016. Click here for more information!

Best of Scandinavia featuring Sweden, Norway & Denmark

July 11, 2014 - July 20, 2014

See the best of Scandinavia with this tour of majestic fjords, ancient ships, and awe-inspiring railroad adventures.  Explore the fascinating pasts, and cutting-edge presents of the region's most cosmopolitan cities. If you've never traveled with Mayflower Tours, you'll get an additional $25 off per person!

A Passport is required for this tour.

Tuscany & the Italian Riviera

June 16, 2014 - June 23, 2014



Join us as we travel across the Italian countryside, over the rolling hills of Tuscany and to the enchanting Italian Riviera. Relax with a three-night stay in a Tuscan estate and savor the sprawling vineyards and charming medieval hill towns of the region. Enjoy a private winery tour on an interactive pasta-making demonstration. Spend a day exploring the Cinque Terre’s rugged coastline by train. Visit the Uffizi Gallery and marvel at some of the Renaissance’s most important works. Visit Siena, Pisa, and Lucca. Take a boat ride from Santa Margherita Ligure to visit glamorous Portofino. Revel in a three-night stay on the stunning Riviera. Stroll along the streets of the walled town of Monteriggioni and take a guided tour of the treasures of Florence. Throughout your journey, discover a land rich in history, culture and cuisine. Book by May 20 and receive $100 off per person!

A Passport is required for this tour.

There are several other departure dates also available for this tour:  April 11; May 23; September 26; October 6 & 20; November 3.  Click here for more information.

USS North Dakota Commissioning- Boston

May 29, 2014 - June 2, 2014



Be a part of History -- The Commissioning Ceremony of the USS North Dakota.  It has been 91 years since a U.S. Navy ship carried the name North Dakota. The commissioning of the USS North Dakota has been postponed. For more information, please click here.

USS North Dakota Commissioning Ceremony Tour

May 28, 2014 - June 2, 2014


Be a part of History -- The Comissioning Ceremony of the USS North Dakota.  It has been 91 years since a U.S. Navy ship carried the name North Dakota. This departure is currently SOLD OUT. For an alternative departure, please see USS North Dakota Commissioning- Boston. The commissioning of the USS North Dakota has been postponed. For more information, please click here.

You will travel with the Bismarck Elks Chorus as they travel to perform at several events.