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Welcome to TLC Tours!

Thank you so much for visiting our website! Our Office Staff and Team of Escorts and Drivers all worked together previously, and are so happy to be back together again, now working for a wonderful family-owned company!

We have over 200 years of combined experience in the travel industry and believe in treating people the way we would want to be treated! Our office is in Columbiana, OH, and our main areas of service are Northeastern OH and Western PA… but we will most happily welcome ‘anyone from anywhere’ who is looking for a warm, friendly group of people who really care about providing quality tours for those they serve.

Each year, we plan around 130 tours for you to pick from! These include Day Trips, Overnight Trips from 2 to 14 days, and a nice variety of “Fly Trips” to parts of the USA, and also overseas. We use beautiful, modern Campbell coaches to ensure an excellent ride. On every trip, our goal is to give you an experience that’s delightful, interesting, informative, high-quality, fair-priced, and just plain ol’ “Good Clean Fun”!

Meet Our Staff

Decades of Experience

The band is back together again! Our fantastic team of Office Staff, Escorts and Drivers, all worked together previously and are happy to be back together again, now working for a brand-new, family-owned company: TLC Tours!

Front Row, L-R: Karen Harrold, Dona Duckworth, Sharon Danolfo, Bettianne Jones
Back Row, L-R: Ruth Rossbach, Rich Harrold, Linda Mulhall, Eleanor Steffens, Jessie McMenamin, Kathy Lloyd, Mary Lou Hammond

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October 2022
Date
Title
Destination
2-7
GREAT TRAINS & GRAND CANYONS
Arizona
GREAT TRAINS & GRAND CANYONS October 2-7, 2022 6 Days 8 Meals Highlights: 5 Nights at Same Beautiful Sedona Resort Hotel * Awe-Inspiring Grand Canyon Railway Ride • Spectacular 4-Hr Verde Canyon Railway Ride • Flagstaff * Breathtaking Grand Canyon National Park & South Rim • Oak Creek Canyon • Sedona Trolley Tour • Chapel of the Holy Cross • Dinner in Flagstaff * Spanish-Mexican Tlaquepaque Village & Uptown Sedona • Montezuma… View Tour
4-6
Thunder Bay Resort
Hillman, Michigan
Thunder Bay Resort October 4-6, 2022 3 Days 4 Meals Located on the northern Michigan shore of Lake Huron, the world’s largest freshwater lake, and nestled among the Canadian Shield, the Thunder Bay area has everything you need for a memorable adventure. The family-owned Thunder Bay Resort is set amidst 500 acres of Michigan forest and and offers the best in warm friendly, hospitality… plus an experience you won’t… View Tour
5-9
Crooked Road
Mt. Airy NC Bristol Tn Abingdon VA
Crooked Road October 5-9, 2022 5 Days 11 Meals Well, we don’t have time to travel the whole 300 miles, but we are going to take you to visit just as much of it as we can in our allotted time! Here are some of the Highlights: Overnight at Hotel Floyd and enjoy music in the Amphitheater, as well as dinner at the historic 1927 Pine Tavern featuring recipes… View Tour
6
Ultimate Johnny Cash Tribute
Wilmot, Ohio
Ultimate Johnny Cash Tribute October 6, 2022 Thursday, October 6th: Ohio born and raised, Terry Goffee brings to life the music of Johnny Cash in a wonderful tribute to this iconic country legend. The show is mesmerizing as Terry acts as Johnny from the moment he steps out on stage – he looks like Johnny, sounds like Johnny, and moves like Johnny. (The group that went last… View Tour
7-12
ALBUQUERQUE BALLOON FIESTA
New Mexico
ALBUQUERQUE BALLOON FIESTA October 7-12, 2022 6 Days 7 Meals Highlights: One of the most-photographed Events in the World * Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta – Dawn Patrol & Evening Balloon Glow – Over 100 balloons turn the sky into a majestic pallet of multicolored orbs dancing thru the air * Old Town Albuquerque – stroll historic adobe buildings housing over 150 shops, galleries & restaurants • San Felipe de Neri Church… View Tour
8-15
STUNNING NEW ENGLAND FALL FOLIAGE TOUR!!
MASS/VT/NH
STUNNING NEW ENGLAND FALL FOLIAGE TOUR!! October 8-15, 2022 8 Days 16 Meals THE BEST OF VERMONT, NEW HAMPSHIRE AND MORE – 8 GORGEOUS DAYS! Day One: Welcome!! We have time to get-acquainted with our new TLC travel friends as we point our coach towards beautiful New England, with our overnight in Danbury, CT onthe way. Rest up for some gorgeous days that are just ahead! Day Two: Today we travel through Massachusetts. Prepare… View Tour
10-13
Pokin’ Around the Pocono’s
Stroudsburg Pa.
Pokin’ Around the Pocono’s October 10-13, 2022 4 Days 7 Meals   DAY ONE: Right in the midst of Prime Foliage Season, your TLC Tours Team will be waiting to whisk you away on a beautiful, relaxing adventure in the gorgeous Pocono Mountains ~ Enjoy getting acquainted with your new travel friends as we make our way across Pennsylvania and check into our ‘home’ for the next 3 nights, the Chateau Resort nestled… View Tour
13-16
Appalachian Mountain Magic
Elkins, West Virginia
Appalachian Mountain Magic October 13-16, 2022 4 Days 8 Meals One of our favorite places to travel in the beautiful Fall season is West Virginia where magnificent mountain scenery abounds thru-out this picturesque state. A special way to enjoy it all is by rail, so we’ve included 3 train rides, plus a fun-filled array of other wonderful things in this area. This trip sells out almost every year, so be… View Tour
14-15
“DAVID” & ‘Longwood Garden’s Chrysanthemum Festival’
Lancaster, Pa
“DAVID” & ‘Longwood Garden’s Chrysanthemum Festival’ October 14-15, 2022 2 Days “FALL” IN LOVE WITH MUSIC, MUMS & MCINTOSHES ~ Two Outstanding Events in one tour! We always get top-price seats at the Millennium Theater – you’ll see the magnificent production of “DAVID” from a wonderful vantage point! ~ In the Fall, the botanical paradise called ‘Longwood’ dons its Autumn finery and showcases gorgeous plants & flowers with the emphasis on the Mum! Read more about it in… View Tour
15
Autumn Serenade Foliage Cruise
Pittsburgh, Pa
Autumn Serenade Foliage Cruise October 15, 2022 Saturday, October 15th: Join us for a scenic riverboat cruise celebrating the beauty of Fall. Set sail on the Gateway Clipper in Pittsburgh to experience the majestic foliage along the Three Rivers from the top deck (pending Mother Nature’s cooperation, of course), enjoy a delightful luncheon, and listen to music specially planned around this theme. This wonderful sightseeing event is… View Tour
16-20
AUTUMN IN THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS
Pidgeon Forge, Tennessee
AUTUMN IN THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS October 16-20, 2022 5 Days 7 Meals   Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, Dollywood, and Special Shows = Excellent DAY ONE: With time to get-acquainted with our new TLC travel friends, we head south to Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. Our lovely home for the next 3 nights is right along the Little Pigeon River, near to all the excitement! This evening, dinner will be on your own at a neat restaurant… View Tour
17-19
THE JACK O’LANTERN SPECTACULAR
Clarksville, Indiana
THE JACK O’LANTERN SPECTACULAR October 17-19, 2022 3 Days 6 Meals   Enchanting Foliage Fun! If you love jam-packed “Variety Tours’, you will LOVE this one!! ** As we cruise into Fall, we’ll get-acquainted with our new TLC Travel Friends and make our way to what has become one of our very favorite places to visit. “Old Friends” is a 236-acre Kentucky horse farm with a herd of over 200 rescued… View Tour
18-24
Trains of New England
Conn Mass Maine NH Vermont
Trains of New England October 18-24, 2022 7 Days 13 Meals DAY ONE:  With happy hearts, we get-acquainted with our new TLC Travel Friends and make our way to an overnight in Danbury, CT. Dinner is on your own at a nearby restaurant. ~ Rest up for adventure just ahead! DAY TWO: Today’s destination is Massachusetts capital city, Boston, and we arrive in time to get lunch at the famous 250-yr-old Quincy Market. There… View Tour
22
Capture the Fall… before it Leaves!
Burton, Ohio
Capture the Fall… before it Leaves! October 22, 2022 Saturday, October 22: Grab your best friends (or favorite family members!) for a totally delightful day in NE Ohio filled with wonderful touring thru-out! Look at this: What’s more “Fall–ish” than a Hayride thru the fields of a family-owned farm?! – Learn about the daily work and pick a pumpkin to take home! At world-class West Wood Nature Center, a… View Tour
24-5
THE GREAT TEXAS ROUND-UP!
Ft. Worth/Waco/San Antonio/Houston/Galveston
THE GREAT TEXAS ROUND-UP! October 24-November 5, 2022 13 Days 18 Meals Day One: Our first day of travel finds us getting acquainted with our new ‘Wild West Travel Pahd’nuhs’! Tonight’s hotel is in Bowling Green, KY where you can get dinner at a nearby restaurant, or enjoy Drury’s free “Kick-Back” option. Day Two: This morning, after breakfast, it’s onward to the exciting town of Memphis, Tennessee where we’ll pay a… View Tour
November 2022
Date
Title
Destination
5
Christmas at Tara and Grove City Shopping
Sharon, Pennsylvania
Christmas at Tara and Grove City Shopping November 5, 2022 Saturday Off we go to Sharon, PA where the first inkling of the holly-days greets you in a very jolly way! * We begin at Kraynak’s and enter the world of make-believe with over 75 decorated Christmas trees and displays of every kind. They also offer the finest in seasonal decos, gifts, plants… all just waiting for you! * Daffin’s… View Tour
6-13
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA NATIONAL PARKS & DESERT OASIS
California
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA NATIONAL PARKS & DESERT OASIS November 6-13, 2022 8 Days 10 Meals Highlights: Featuring Las Vegas, Palm Springs & San Diego * Joshua Tree Nat’l Park * Boulder City & Hoover Dam * Nat’l Mob Museum * Ash Meadows Nat’l Refuge * Route 66 “Mother Road” Museum * Death Valley Nat’l Park, lowest elevation on the Continent * Famous Zabriskie Point & Black Mountains * Palm Springs, desert playground of the Rich… View Tour
6-12
Myrtle Beach Christmas
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Myrtle Beach Christmas November 6-12, 2022 7 Days 10 Meals Within 60 miles of beautiful coastline and 14 unique communities called The Grand Strand lies one of the most popular destinations in the USA, Myrtle Beach, SC… and they go ALL-OUT for Christmas! Known best for its stunning sunrises over the Atlantic Ocean, sprawling sandy beaches and world-famous Theaters, we are genuinely excited to offer this outstanding and joyful opportunity… View Tour
11-12
Girlfriends Glittering Christmas
Cambridge Ohio
Girlfriends Glittering Christmas November 11-12, 2022 2 Days A Sparkling Kick-off to the Holidays Christmas Shopping at Lehman’s Hardware. Tour of Reeve’s 19th-century Mansion decked out in Victorian splendor for the holidays. Have a light lunch in the beautiful Carriage House. Embark on a ‘Stocking Stuffer Tour” in Cambridge, OH as you take a delightful-guided tour of ‘Dickens Victorian Village’ and fill your Holiday Goodie Bag with little… View Tour
11-19
Southern USA Islands
Florida Georgia
Southern USA Islands November 11-19, 2022 9 Days 16 Meals SO EXCITING!! New, Expanded Itinerary 9 Outstanding Days!! DID YOU KNOW???... As of 2021, the United States owns 18,617 islands, mostly formed through either continental drift that separated chunks of earth from the mainland, or through erosion and build-up of material over years of time. Well, we aren’t planning to visit ALL of them in our nine days together (wink-wink!), but… View Tour
16
Castle Noel, Tea House & Candles
Medina, Ohio
Castle Noel, Tea House & Candles November 16, 2022 Wednesday, November 16th: Nestled in Medina, OH is America’s largest indoor Christmas attraction, and we’re going to see it for ourselves! Embark on a guided tour with over $2 millions-worth of animated NYC store windows, amazing movie props such as the Grinch’s sleigh, and tons more. Also enjoy the blizzard tunnel, 25’ Christmas tree, and toys galore from the past… View Tour
19
Oglebay Festival of Lights
Wheeling, West Virginia
Oglebay Festival of Lights November 19, 2022 Saturday Awesome! ~ One of the nation’s largest holiday light shows, this festival attracts more than one million visitors each year. It features over 300 acres of twinkling lights across a 6-mile drive and over 90 dazzling, lighted attractions – Wowee! We include a tour of the Oglebay Mansion, Glass Museum, Good Zoo Winter Fantasy, a guided Lights Tour on… View Tour
19
Pittsburgh “Light-Up Night” on Gateway Clipper
Pittsburgh Pa
Pittsburgh “Light-Up Night” on Gateway Clipper November 19, 2022 Saturday, November 19th: Our beautiful Christmas sleigh will whisk us away… (okay, okay – our deluxe coach), to kick off Pittsburgh’s Holiday Season on a festive riverboat tour as the Golden Triangle is illuminated in a breathtaking array of spectacular Christmas lights! During your cruise on one of the Clipper fleet’s ships, you’ll enjoy a special ‘Captain’s Dinner’, lively music… View Tour
28-3
BRANSON’S HEARTWARMING HOLIDAYS!
Branson, Missouri
BRANSON’S HEARTWARMING HOLIDAYS! November 28-December 3, 2022 6 Days 8 Meals     *Overnight in Illinois going out, and Indiana coming back “Hughes Brothers Christmas Show” Holiday inspiration, humor, harmony, family togetherness – these boys offer it all! They perform with over 50 family members! “Miracle of Christmas” Sight & Sound’s stunning production. ‘The Reason for the Season’ told in a breathtaking, inspiring way! “The Duttons” Considered one… View Tour
29-2
BREATHTAKING BILTMORE CHRISTMAS
Ashville, North Carolina
BREATHTAKING BILTMORE CHRISTMAS November 29-December 2, 2022 4 Days 8 Meals We’ve been here many times and have gathered all the very best into these 4 days… we are confident we have the finest itinerary you could possibly want! ~ It’s truly an AWESOME ‘holly-day’ trip! Just look… DAY ONE: “Ho-Ho-Ho and Away We Go” with joyful hearts and our new travel friends to scenic Asheville, North Carolina where “Christmas at… View Tour
29-2
SMOKY MOUNTAIN CHRISTMAS
Pidgeon Forge, Tennessee
SMOKY MOUNTAIN CHRISTMAS November 29-December 2, 2022 4 Days 6 Meals DOLLY’S BRIGHTEST CHRISTMAS EVER! * “Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain Christmas Celebration“ – Dollywood’s ‘Smoky Mountain Christmas’ has been honored for eleven consecutive years as the “Best Christmas Event” at any theme park worldwide – yes, worldwide! Spend a magical evening wandering through the park’s more than four million holiday lights, with 175 live trees, 300 wreaths, spectacular holiday performances, and warm… View Tour
December 2022
Date
Title
Destination
1-3
THE TRUE WONDERS OF CHRISTMAS!
Willamstown, Kentucky
THE TRUE WONDERS OF CHRISTMAS! December 1-3, 2022 3 Days 6 Meals Upon arrival at the largest wooden timber structure IN THE WORLD, the view is breathtaking as you take in the massive Ark built to the dimensions in the Bible! At 510 ft long, 85 ft wide, and 51 ft high, its 3 levels are filled with a multitude of fascinating, first-class exhibits about the Flood, Noah, his Family, and the… View Tour
1
Deck the Halls!
Akron, Ohio
Deck the Halls! December 1, 2022 Thursday, December 1st: The stunning estate of Stan Hywet in Akron, OH features an elaborate 65-room Manor House, and at Christmastime it’s decorated to the hilt! Rooms sparkle with holiday finery, complete with harps & angels, and at night over ¾ million lights turn it into a breathtaking, magical scene! Witness the special light show set to song, treat yourself… View Tour
2-5
** THE GRAND ILLUMINATION ** “CHRISTMAS AT COLONIAL WILLIAMSBURG”
Williamsburg, Virginia
** THE GRAND ILLUMINATION ** “CHRISTMAS AT COLONIAL WILLIAMSBURG” December 2-5, 2022 4 Days 6 Meals * In the southern state of Virginia, Colonial Williamsburg’s Christmas season officially begins with the Grand Illumination – a spectacular evening when candles twinkle in the windows of Historic Area homes and buildings, fatwood crackles in street-side torches, and the heavens explode with pyrotechnics of the grandest kind! Guests from around the country turn out — families, friends and strangers… View Tour
3
Oglebay Festival of Lights
Wheeling, West Virginia
Oglebay Festival of Lights December 3, 2022 Saturday, December 3rd: One of the nation’s largest holiday light shows, this festival attracts more than one million visitors each year. It features over 300 acres of twinkling lights across a 6-mile drive and over 90 dazzling, lighted attractions – Wowee! We include a tour of the Oglebay Mansion, Glass Museum, Good Zoo Winter Fantasy, a guided Lights Tour on… View Tour