Join us in Nashville for a spectacular country Christmas that’s sure to create wonderful memories! You’ll enjoy four days of entertainment in this picturesque
“Music City.” For festive warmth and sheer opulence, nothing compares to an Opryland Christmas put on by Gaylord Opryland Resort®. Its size, decorations,
and breadth of activities and amenities are hard to believe. Unpack once, settle in, and explore this magnificent resort’s world-renowned spa, two
swimming pools, one-of-a-kind restaurants, glass “atrium gardens” lush with tens of thousands of plants, and even an “indoors river”—all in full
holiday decor. While you’re here, enjoy a lunch cruise aboard the General Jackson Showboat...and even a romantic carriage ride and a photo with Santa,
if you choose! Take an optional city tour of red-hot Nashville (Forbes Top Destinations, USA Today Hot Destinations, Lonely Planet Best in Travel).
A fantastic way to kick off the holidays early and revel in Christmas festivity before the hectic rush of the real thing!
- 3 nights at the magnificent Opryland Resort (unpack once!)
- Get in the holiday spirit as you explore the resort’s three atrium gardens bedecked in seasonal decor
- Take in over 3 million lights on the property, sail the indoor river on a Delta flatboat, and see the amazing ice-sculpting displays
- Christmas dinner & show, General Jackson Showboat lunch and holiday revue cruise on the Cumberland River
- Optional Music City tour of Nashville sites including the Parthenon, State Capitol, Music Row and more
- Show at the Grand Ole Opry
- Bag handling (1 per person) at hotels
- Fees/tips for included attractions/meals
- Welcome reception and 24-hour emergency call service
DAY 1–GAYLORD OPRYLAND RESORT
Welcome to Nashville! Settle in at the Gaylord Opryland Resort®, then head out to enjoy its attractions, such as acres of indoor gardens, a cascading waterfall, a re-creation of a Delta River Town, dozens of unique shops and ten restaurants.
DAY 2–DELTA FLAT BOATS/OPTIONAL NASHVILLE CITY TOUR/CHRISTMAS DINNER PARTY
Choose from a variety of on-site activities today or sign up for an optional Nashville city tour. At the resort, take a Delta Flatboat cruise through an indoor “river”, view the beautiful holiday decorations, have your picture taken with Santa or relax at the 20,000-sq-foot Spa & Fitness Center. Tonight you’re in for a real treat—a special Christmas Dinner & Show featuring Country Music Hall of Fame and Grand Ole Opry nembers, the Oak Ridge Boys. Feast on a traditional holiday meal with all the trimmings and revel in the joy of the season through Christmas music, dance and song. B, D
DAY 3–SHOWBOAT CRUISE/GRAND OLE OPRY
Today embark on the General Jackson® Showboat for a Cumberland River cruise, which includes a delectable lunch, holiday music and comedy show. This afternoon take in ICE!—an incredible exhibit of two million pounds of hand-carved ice sculptures, four ice slides, and six individual rooms full of amazing holiday-themed sculptures, followed by the full Nativity in stunning, crystal clear ice. Spend time afterwards at the Holly Jolly Town Square browsing the wonderful Christmas decorations and gifts. Tonight enjoy a performance at the historic Grand Ole Opry. B, L
DAY 4–FAREWELL BRUNCH
Today say goodbye to your new friends with a farewell brunch at the resort. Before you leave, finish up your Christmas shopping! Twenty-five specialty shops are right on the resort property. Brunch
Nights 1-3: Gaylord Opryland Resort
Dec 5-8, 2021 Call for Availability
Dec 12-15, 2021 Call for Availability
Price Per Person:
Traditional Room-Double: $1,297; Single: $1,575
Premium Garden View Room-Double: $1,397; Single: $1,735
Pre/Post Tour Hotel:
Traditional Room: $198/night
Premium Garden View: $258/night
Nashville City Tour
Day 2 Option: Our optional driving tour includes Music Row—home to recording studios, music publishing offices and hundreds of other
sites related to country, gospel and Christian music—Nashville’s historic and Victorian warehouse districts, and the State Capitol. A visit to
the Ryman Auditorium, one of Nashville’s signature country music landmarks, and home to the Grand Ole Opry from 1943 to 1974, completes the tour. Price: $72 per person.
Room Type Options
Select room type: Traditional Guest Rooms
Relax in the tasteful, recently renovated decor of traditional guest rooms, with an exterior view. Tastefully appointed, featuring contemporary colors, traditional guest rooms create a warm, inviting atmosphere. Unwind and enjoy Gaylord Opryland's luxurious accommodations, enticing amenities and superior service.
Select room type: Premium Garden View Rooms
Premium guest rooms offer all the amenities of the traditional guest rooms, with a dash of splendor that comes from the beautiful view from your private balcony, overlooking one of three stunning Atriums.
high 59°/low 41°
Schedule to arrive at our starting hotel by 5:00 p.m. on Day 1.
Schedule your flight home to depart after 2:00 p.m. on Day 4.
If you’re flying into Nashville International Airport, the Gaylord Opryland Resort offers shuttle transportation from the airport to the hotel from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. The cost is $35 per person round trip. Guests 65 and older receive a discounted rate of $34 per person round trip, $17 per person one way. Children 18 and under are complimentary with accompanying adult. After claiming your luggage in the baggage claim area, go down one level and look for the Gaylord Opryland Welcome Desk between the two escalators. An agent will be able to assist you with your ticket purchase.
Taxi service is available as an alternative to the Gaylord Opryland Shuttle. Cost is about $30/one-way for up to 5 people. Verify cost before accepting ride. Checker Cab (615) 256-7000.
The Gaylord Opryland Resort offers self park at $32 per day inclusive of tax.
Moderate/extensive walking is required to enjoy this tour to its fullest due to the venue where it is held. There will be some instances where standing in line (possibly up to 30 min. in length) may be required. Mobility devices are available for rental.
TV, hair dryers, irons, blow dryer, in-room safe, 2 phones with data port and voicemail, fitness center and business center. Indoor and outdoor pool with jetted hot tub.
The Gaylord Opryland Hotel offers nine acres of themed experiences all under glass. Including, Relâche Spa a 27,000-square-foot facility with 12 lavish treatment rooms. To make a reservation at the spa please call (615) 458-1772. There is 4,000-foot state-of-the-art fitness center, three sparkling blue pools, 24-Hour Concierge and Room Service, countless bars and restaurants, 25 distinctive boutiques, fashion stores and retail shops.
Dress on tour is semi-casual.
Further information is mailed upon receipt of your reservation. A total of three mailings are sent to assist you in preparing for your tour…Get Ready, Get Set and Go! Our “Get Ready” packet is sent confirming your reservation. Our “Get Set” packet provides further details approximately 90 days prior to departure with important details regarding making your travel arrangements. Finally, our “Go” packet arrives 2-3 weeks before departure containing all your final documents.
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