|Day 1 ||Depart Minneapolis mid-morning, or points en route to LeClaire later that day. Enjoy the fall foliage on the drive through southern Minnesota and Iowa to the quad cities in southeastern Iowa. If you are traveling by air we will meet your flight in Moline, IL. Stay overnight in LeClaire, Iowa. |
|Day 2 ||Board the sternwheeler TWILIGHT at 8:30 am to travel upstream to historic Dubuque, IA. En route you'll enjoy musical entertainment, bingo, food, and scenery. Arrive in Dubuque about 6:30 pm for your night's stay at the luxurious Grand Harbor Hotel. You may want to try your luck at the nearby Diamond Jo Casino this evening.
|Day 3 ||After breakfast about 8:15 am buses will take you around Dubuque for a morning of shopping and sightseeing. You can tour the National Mississippi River Museum and the Fenlon Place Elevator (a cable car up the bluff). Depart at noon for your river cruise back to Le Claire, arriving approximately 6:30 pm. |
|Day 4 ||Explore the Davenport region today. Visit the Buffalo Bill Museum. Test your luck at the Isle of Capri Casino. |
|Day 5 ||Pack up for your return to your home city. Flights depart Moline in the morning and the bus to Minneapolis will arrive back there about 5 pm, or points en route earlier. |