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Home -> What to Do Here -> Escorted Van Tours

Escorted Van Tours

Coming Soon!
These Escorted Van Tours Are In The Works!

If you are coming to La Plata before we have these tour packages finalized, please call 877-459-5900 toll-free or 660-616-4870 and we will provide you with a quote and further details on whichever tours interest you.

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Tour #1 - Self Guided (No Escort/No Van/No Cost):

Depot Inn & Suites Railroad Artifacts
Exhibition of Amtrak History
Model Railroad Layout (coming soon)
Chris Guenzler Millionth Mile Lookout Point
Restored Santa Fe / Amtrak Depot
TrainWeb.com/TrainParty.com Facility Tour

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Tour #2 - La Plata City Tour (2 hours - $??.?? pp):

Silver Rails Event Center
Gilbreath-McLorn Victorian Home
John T. & Mary Donegby Home
Amish Countryside and Country Store
Downtown La Plata

Should we combine the below with the above and
make it a La Plata / Kirksville City Tour and
add another hour or two to the length of the tour?
What else should we add to this tour?

Truman State University:
  Schwengel-Lincoln Collection
  Still National Osteopathic Museum
  University Art Gallery
  Murals

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Tour #3 (? horus - $??.?? pp):

Marceline, MO:
  Walt Disney Hometown Museum

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Tour #4 (? hours - $??.?? pp):

Hannibal, MO:
  Mark Twain & Cameron Cave
  The Star Theatre
  Mark Twain Boyhood Home & Museum
  Mark Twain Mississippi Riverboat
  Train Town
  See Brochure For More

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Tour #5 (? hours - $??.?? pp) Wine Tour:

Wineries: West Winery
Wineries: Cooper's Oak Winery
Wineries: 3rd ????
Wineries: 4th ????

I'm pretty sure there are 4 local wineries. Do you
know the names of them and where they are located?

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Tour #6 (? hours - $??.?? pp) Railroad Tour:

Depot Inn & Suites Railroad Artifacts
Exhibition of Amtrak History
Model Railroad Layout (coming soon)
Chris Guenzler Millionth Mile Lookout Point
Restored Santa Fe / Amtrak Depot
TrainWeb.com/TrainParty.com Facility Tour
Silver Rails Event Center
Kirksville CG&Q Station
South Gifford Station

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Can we combine some of the below together or
with some of the above tours? I'm not sure where
each of the below are located, how long it takes
to get there, and how much there is to see there:

Gen. John J. Pershing Boyhood Home State Historic Park
Jamesport - 30 or 40 Amish Shops
Heartland Dairy
Heartland Vintage Car Museum & 50's Cafe
Adair County Historical Society Museum
Coal Miner's Museum

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The below are just ideas to either include in tours
or just have visitors explore on their own:

Maples Repertory Theatre
The Pear Tree
18 Hole Golf Course

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Nature Activities, probably not suitable for
packaging into a tour:

La Plata City Lake, Santa Fe Lake, Long Branch Lake
   - Fishing, Boating, Swimming
Big Creek State Forest - hiking, picnicking, hunting
Hazel Creek State Forest - fishing
Sugar Creek State Forest - hunting
Thousand Hills State Park
  - swimming, fishing, picnicking, hiking, hunting, biking
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1245 N. Brown St., La Plata, MO 63549
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(Map & GPS Location: State Highway D & Amoco Rd, La Plata, MO)