2021 LDS Hill Cumorah Tour with Gerrit Dirkmaat

Dates July 8-14, 2021
Destination Gettysburg, PA; Harmony, PA; Palmyra, NY; Niagara Falls, NY; Kirtland, OH;
Duration 7 days 6 nights
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Join Gerrit Dirkmaat on this unforgettable tour to the early sites of the Restoration. Some of the many highlights of this tour include; Gettysburg, Harmony, the Sacred Grove & Smith homestead, and the Kirtland Temple. Other highlights include; the Susquehanna River, Peter Whitmer Farm, Palmyra Temple, Niagara Falls, Morley Farm, Whitney Store and the John Johnson Farm to name a few.

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*While the physical activity on this tour (walking distances) is not great, the days are full with touring from breakfast to dinner time with "down-time" only in the evening.

Tour ID#9221G09

Day 1: Thursday, July 8, 2021

Baltimore Airport - Gettysburg

Depart for Baltimore airport. En route to our Gettysburg hotel, we stop for dinner and an opportunity to become acquainted with our group. Accommodations are at Courtyard by Marriott.

Meals : Dinner
Day 2: Friday, July 9, 2021

Gettysburg - Allentown

This morning we begin our tour of Gettysburg. Our first stop is at the Shriver House Museum which is an award-winning Civil War museum dedicated to the civilian experience during the Battle of Gettysburg. Next, we visit the National Cemetery that is famous throughout the world as the site of Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address. For lunch, we eat at the historic Dobbin house built in 1776. This afternoon we visit the Gettysburg Visitor’s Center and watch the introduction movie, tour the museum, and see the Cyclorama Painting.  Next, our step-on guide will join us for our tour of the battlefield. We end our day with a better understanding of the sacrifices made in the most crucial battles of the Civil War. Accommodations are at Holiday Inn. 

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch
Day 3: Saturday, July 10, 2021

Harmony - Fayette - Palmyra

Today we depart for Palmyra, NY.  Enroute we visit the Priesthood Restoration Site in Susquehanna County, PA. Here we see the new visitor’s center and we are able to explore the place where Joseph and Emma Smith lived from 1827 to 1830. Next, we travel to the Peter Whitmer Farm where the Church was organized on April 6, 1830.  Accommodations for two nights are at the Hilton Garden Inn. 

Meals : Breakfast, Dinner
Day 4: Sunday, July 11, 2021

Palmyra

Following Sacrament meeting, we spend time in the Sacred Grove and reflect on the special events that took place here. Next, we visit the restored home and farm of Joseph Smith, Sr., including the restored log cabin where the Smith family lived at the time of the first vision and angel Moroni’s visit to the Prophet. We see the Palmyra Temple and talk about the importance of this modern-day temple in this historic and sacred place. Next, we see the Grandin Printing Complex where the first Book of Mormon was printed and then the grave site of Alvin Smith, eldest brother of Joseph Smith.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch
Day 5:Monday, July 12, 2021

Niagara Falls - Kirtland

Today we continue our journey to Niagara Falls, the oldest state park in the USA. We board the Maid of the Mist boat which passes directly in front of the falls and enters Horseshoe Basin. This is a not to miss activity! After free time for lunch and shopping, we travel to Kirtland, OH. Accommodations for two nights are at Four Points Hotel.

Meals : Breakfast, Dinner
Day 6: Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Kirtland - Hiram

We spend the morning visiting the Morley Farm and the historic Kirtland village including the LDS Visitor’s Center, Whitney Home and Store, Johnson Inn, Ashery, and Sawmill.  Next, we see the Temple Quarry and enjoy a picnic lunch. This afternoon we depart for Hiram, OH to visit the John Johnson Farm.  It was at the Johnson farm that Joseph Smith received the vision of the three degrees of glory.  We finish our day at Mary Yoders with an Amish dinner.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 7: Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Kirtland - Home

This morning, we visit the Kirtland Temple where The Lord Himself appeared, as did Moses, Elias, Elijah, and numerous other angels. We conclude our tour with a late afternoon flight home and a better appreciation for the life of the Prophet Joseph and the early saints.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch

Prices:

  • Double $1,579 per person
  • Triple   $1,529 per person
  • Quad    $1,479 per person
  • Single   $2,030 per person

Tour Includes:

  • 1 tour-bus experience for the whole tour
  • 6 night’s hotel accommodations
  • Meals as specified in itinerary
  • Meal gratuities on included meals
  • Sightseeing as outlined in the in itinerary
  • Deluxe air-conditioned motorcoach transportation
  • Group transfers
  • Taxes on included services
  • Maid of the Mist boat ride in Niagara Falls

Price does not include: (for all tours):

  • Airfare to Baltimore and back from Cleveland, OH
  • Additional transfers when not arriving or departing with group
  • Meals not specified in itinerary
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Trip cancellation and baggage insurance
  • Checked baggage fees
  • Bus Driver and Historian gratuities

Optional Pricing:

  • Airfare additional (call for pricing)
  • Cash Discount: $50 per person

Payment Terms:

  • $250.00 per-person due at booking time
  • Final payment due May 7, 2021
  • A minimum of 29 passengers needed for this tour to depart
  • Terms & Conditions

Additional Information:

  • Tour number 9221G09
  • Note: Do not purchase airline tickets without consulting Morris Murdock Escorted Tours.