Anniversary Travel Options For The Sansburys

Everything on this page is OPTIONAL and pricing is HIGH ESTIMATES including the timeline.  This is based on a timeline of leaving Louisville Friday, September 6 and returning Friday, September 13.  This page is to give you a starting point of planning a great anniversary trip!

California - 2 days Disney, 2 days sports, 2 days nature

Fly into and out of Anaheim, CA.  Rent a car for a couple days to do nature drives.  Enjoy everything else in Anaheim area.

Disneyland - the original birthplace of all things Disney

Sports Stadiums - Oakland A's and the Angels

Depending on the schedules you could see a game for both teams playing in their home stadiums.

Sequoia National Forest

The drive to see the "big trees" will take about 7 hours, so that is a full day on it's own. An option is to break up the hotel to stay a night near here.

Whale Watching at Catalina Island

Catalina Island isn't just a spot for sailboats, it's a jumping off point for whale watching and nature hikes/tours.

ESTIMATES

Flight and hotel (Paradise Pier) and 2-day Disney with parkhopper ~$4,525

Car (2 days for nature days) ~$200

Ballgames ~ $60 to $400 depending on seating

Whale Watching ~ $150

Extras

  • Gas
  • Parking
  • Food
  • Souvenirs
  • Other spontaneous stuff

Niagara Falls/Canada

Niagara Falls

Enjoy 2 days in the Niagara Falls state park area taking tours, walking trails, and seeing the Falls in all it's glory - even fireworks at night. Stay 2 nights at historic Red Coach Inn which gives up an up-close to the Falls.

Niagara Falls Wine Trail (or breweries)

This would be a nice road trip day taking part in all the local specialties. There is a wine trail option as well as breweries to visit. You can do this with or without a tour driver.

Toronto

Take a short 2hr drive to stay a few days in Toronto to enjoy the city with great restaurants, museums, and nightlife.

Blue Jays

Enjoy a baseball game with the Blue Jays vs. Red Sox at home in Rogers stadium.

ESTIMATES

  • Flight, hotels, Car for total trip ~ $3,000
  • Niagara Activities ~ $125
  • Blue Jays tickets ~ $50
  • Other activities ~ $200-$300

Extras

  • Gas
  • Parking
  • Food
  • Souvenirs
  • Other spontaneous stuff