The Tour Committee of South Coastal Delaware AARP Chapter 5226 offers members the chance to explore interesting sites, both in the surrounding area and throughout the United States and beyond. Trips include visits to historic sites, museums, theatrical and musical performances, beautiful gardens, cruises and more. Each year we offer one or more trips out of the area.
This is a list of the trips that we are currently offering. Clicking on each trip name will give you more information about the trip.
May 6, 2020 Air Mobility Command Museum Cancelled
Aug 29 2020 – Sept 11, 2020 New England Cruise Cancelled
September 17, 2020 Queen Esther At Sight and Sound Theatre Open to Everyone
October 3 – October 11, 2020 Mackinac Island, MI & Cleveland, OH Open to Everyone
October 14, 2020 Murder Mystery Dinner Open to Everyone
Nov 30 – Dec 3, 2020 Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina Wait List
December 13, 2020 Scrooge at Candlelight Dinner Theater Open to Everyone
April 16-April 18, 2021 Virginia International Tattoo Open to Everyone
Nov 2nd – Nov 10th, 2021 Viking River Cruise Open to Everyone
We are pleased to be able to offer our members travel options at affordable prices. Participants appreciate the fact that all the trip details are planned and managed for them, making travel easy and enjoyable.
Members are given an exclusive opportunity to sign up for trips for 2 months following the initial announcement. If the trip is not filled by that time, it is then open for participation by non-members. It is a good idea to call first to check availability, if you are interested in going on one of our trips.
Trips are offered at the monthly general meeting, newsletter and by broadcast email. Members can telephone, text or email if interested in the offered trip. If there are no openings for the trip that you are interested in, you will be automatically placed on a waiting list and contacted when there is an opening.
The Tour Committee continues to strive for exciting, fun trips for all to enjoy!
Contact Jim Harding via Phone: (973) 903-1495 or
To make a reservation for any trip, contact Jim Harding via Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Make checks payable to “South Coastal AARP Tour Committee” and mail to:
South Coastal AARP Tour Committee
P.O. Box 662
Ocean View, DE 19970-0662
Please do NOT pay for more than ONE trip on a single check and note on the check which trip you are paying for.
TRIP RULES: Day Trips:
No refunds of payments can be given unless we can replace your reservation with someone from our waiting list. If there should be no waiting list the member has the option to replace the reservation with another interested party. In the event the reservation is not replaced with another party there will be no refunds.
TRIP RULES: Overnight trips:
All overnight extended trips use a scheduled payment voucher system. If cancellation is necessary participant should contact the insurance carrier for refunds following the insurance protocol and necessary required documentation.
Cancellation without insurance coverage- no refunds will be given unless we can replace your reservation with someone from our waiting list. If there should be no waiting list the member has the option to replace the reservation with another interested party. In the event the reservation is not replaced with another party there will be no refunds given.