"66 & Buddy" is an incredible 13 day music themed holiday combining the history of Route 66 with a celebration of the life and career of the Legend that is Buddy Holly! During our time in the USA, we will travel through Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma, enjoying the sights and sounds of Dallas, Tishomingo, Sulphur and Oklahoma City.  As well as Amarillo, Littlefield, Lubbock and Abilene before returning to Fort Worth.

THE LEGEND LIVES ON - 60 Years after "The night the music died!"

Visit Dallas Texas (2 nights) Oklahoma City (3 nights) Amarillo (2 Nights) Lubbock Texas (2 Nights) and Fort Worth (3 nights) With visits to Clovis New Mexico, Littlefield (Waylon Jennings) nd much more.
Buddy Holly

 

DEPARTURE DATES IN 2019 and 2020*

  • 16th October 2019 SELLING FAST 
  • *Early booking offer available until 31st August 2018 of ONLY £2299pp 
  • 14th October 2020 **On sale Now!
* A £200 per person deposit is required with each booking to secure your places at the introductory offer price of £2299pp (Applies to 2019 & 2020 Bookings)
From 1st September 2019  - Price will increase to £2399pp.
**2020 price will be held at £2399 for bookings made before 31st March 2019 Thereafter the price will be £2449 per person
(Prices based on 2 share - Single Supplement Applies) 

"66 & Buddy" is an incredible 13 day music themed holiday. It combines the history of Route 66 with a celebration of the life and music of the Legend that is Buddy Holly - 60 years on from the "Night the Music Died"

During your time in the USA, we will travel through Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma., enjoying the sights and sounds of Dallas, Tishomingo, Sulphur and Oklahoma City, as well as Amarillo, Littlefield, Lubbock, Clovis and Abilene before returning to Fort Worth.

As you travel with us - just relax and enjoy the music and scenery, we take care of the rest. It's what we are good at! Hotels, food and attraction passes, all the important stuff is looked after by us and we are always there with help and advice so that you can make the most of your all important free time.

 

OUR PRICE INCLUDES

  • Return Flights from the UK
  • Airport to Hotel Transfer
  • 16 Meals
  • 2 Nights Dallas Texas
  • 3 Nights Oklahoma City
  • 2 Nights Amarillo Texas
  • 2 Nights Lubbock Texas
  • 3 Nights Fort Worth Texas

Also includes visits to Littlefield Texas and Clovis New Mexico 

TOURING

  • Coach travel throughout
  • Travelling Time escorts and local guides
  • Welcome Meeting at Hotel

MEALS

  • 12 breakfasts
  • 2 Group Lunches - in well known locations
  • 1 Group Dinner 

PRE PAID ATTRACTIONS

  • Day Trip to Clovis New Mexico and Norman Petty Recording Dtudio
  • Visit Littlefield Texas (Home of Waylon Jennings)
  • Day trip to Tulsa Oklahoma
  • Church Studio Tour
  • Oklahoma City Tour
  • Oklahoma Stockyards
  • Rodeo Opry Show
  • Buddy Holly Center in Lubbock Texas
  • Chickasaw Cultural Center
  • Cadillac Ranch & Palo Duro Canyon 
  • Dealey Plaza & 6th Floor Museum
  • Dallas City Tour
  • Fort Worth Stockyards & Billy Bob's
  • And a few Travelling Time Surprises along the way!

*Travelling Time are please to take private group bookings for 66 & Buddy. If you are booking for your group - and these dates do not suit - please call our group department to check availability of other available dates. (Minimum party size 8)

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Escorted Tour Itinerary 

Day 1

  • Arrive Dallas Fort Worth Airport
  • Meet your Tour Guide and Coach Transfer to your hotel.
  • Welcome drinks in the hotel bar.
  • Free time to rest & relax

Day 2

  • Today we will visit Dallas, and tour this wonderful city.
  • Self-Guided Tour Dealey Plaza and the 6th Floor Museum
  • Lunch on your own
  • Freetime in Downtown Dallas

Day 3

  • Depart Dallas for Oklahoma City
  • Visit Tishomingo and Blake Shelton's Ole Red
  • Visit The Chickasaw Cultural Center in Sulphur Oklahoma
  • Check in to our Oklahoma City Hotel - Rest & Refresh
  • Dinner and Music at Toby Keith's "I Love This Bar & Grill"

Day 4

  • Tour Oklahoma City
  • Visit the National Memorial & Museum
  • Oklahoma City Sightseeing 
  • Visit "Cow Town"
  • Evening - Rodeo Opry Show

Day 5

  • More free time for Sightseeing in Oklahoma City 
  • Evening - Free time in Bricktown

Day 6

  • Breakfast at the famous Cattlemen's Steakhouse
  • See a live Cattle Auction at Oklahoma City's Famous Stockyards
  • Travel to Amarillo via Elk City on the Famous Route 66
  • Free time in Amarillo

Day 7

  • After Breakfast we will...
  • Travel to The Famous Cadillac Ranch
  • Visit The stunning Palo Dura Canyon
  • Evening Free time in Amarillo

Day 8

  • After breakfast we will make our way to Lubbock Texas
  • Our Buddy Holly Experience begins here...
  • Visit the Buddy Holly Center and other Buddy Holly Sites.
  • Free time in Lubbock this evening.

Day 9

  • After Breakfast we will travel to Clovis New Mexico
  • Stop in Littlefield Texas - Home of Waylon Jennings
  • Visit Waymore's
  • Tour of Norman Petty's Recording Studio
  • Our evening entertainment is in downtown Lubbock
  • Overnight Lubbock

Day 10

  • After breakfast we will say goodbye to Lubbock and travel to Fort Worth Texas.
  • We will visit the famous Fort Worth Stockyards 
    • Pay a visit to Billy Bob's the world's largest honky tonk!
  • Evening Meal & Entertainment in Fort Worth

Day 11

  • After Breakfast, we will visit the one and only "Southfork Ranch"
  • Lunch at Miss Ellie's Dinner
  • Free Time in Downtown Fort Worth
  • Overnight Fort Worth

Day 12

  • Trip to Dallas for some last minute shopping in "The West End"
  • Free Time In Dallas
    • Options – Old Red Museum
    • Option - Visit the Top of the Reunion Tower
    • Option - John F Kennedy Memorial
  • Evening Meal and Entertainment in Deep Ellum
  • See the Dallas Skyline lit up at night - before departing for our hotel
  • Overnight Fort Worth

Day 13

  • Depart Hotel – for Dallas Fort Worth Airport  (Overnight Flight - Return to the UK Day 14)

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