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Shipshewana Christmas 2023

Shipshewana Christmas 2023

Experience Shipshewana at Christmastime!

Shipshewana at Christmas

  • December 4-6, 3 Days, 4 Meals

  • Shipshewana, IN


A Van Galder favorite with a Holiday twist!

Day 1

Beat the winter blues with Van Galder as we begin our Christmas adventure to Shipshewana.

BLUE GATE RESTAURANT & THEATRE: Enjoy a bountiful home-style will not walk away hungry! After dinner, enjoy a brand-new Christmas musical without having to step out into the cold.


Day 2

AMISH TOUR & AUTHENTIC FAMILY-STYLE MEAL: See Shipshewana through the eyes of a local, who happens to have been raised Amish. A Van Galder favorite step-on guide has strong ties to the community and will help you understand more about he Amish faith, family values, and Christmas traditions. You'll also experience an authentic Amish meal, graciously prepared by women of the community.

DANIEL O'DONNELL: A favorite of Van Galder passengers, Daniel O'Donnell delights the crowd with favorite Irish tunes and holiday carols.

LIGHTS OF JOY: A spectacular drive-through holiday light display experience with a mile-and-a-half of holiday light scenes to enjoy from the comfort and warmth of the motorcoach!

B, L

Day 3

Keep that Christmas spirit with you as the coach travels home just in time for the season to truly begin!


B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner

DEPOSIT: $50 per person due at time of reservation; final payment due October 20, 2023.


ACCOMMODATIONS: The Farmstead Inn, Shipshewana, IN


TOUR INCLUSIONS: Professional tour director, motorcoach transportation, accommodations, luggage handling, admissions, and 4 meals, including 2 breakfasts, 1 lunch, and 1 dinner.


TRAVEL INSURANCE: Optional, but highly recommended.


ACTIVITY LEVEL 2 / MODERATE WALKING: Average walking/activity throughout tour. Ability to climb stairs and walk on uneven surfaces is required.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Janesville, WI Van Galder Terminal
3120 N. Pontiac Dr., Janesville WI
Madison, WI Dutch Mill Park & Ride
4545 East Broadway, Madison WI
Rockford, IL Van Galder Terminal
7559 Walton St., Rockford IL
South Beloit, IL Fas Mart/McDonald's ($3 per day)
Hwy 75 and I90, South Beloit IL
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Van Galder Bus Company

A Division of Coach USA

715 S. Pearl St.

Janesville WI 53548

Daily Service to Chicago O'Hare • Midway • Downtown •

Charter Service • 1-800-747-0994

Tour & Travel • 1-800-747-7407