Embark on the adventure of a lifetime with a 13-day guided tour of Route 66, the beloved Mother Road. Use any vehicle you choose and meet in Chicago for a fun-filled trip concluding in Los Angeles. You'll travel in a caravan with up to 15 other vehicles, all guided by a trusted Route 66 expert in a lead car.
Make new friends and experience the open road of America. This is a trip for any lover of Americana, the open road, and cross-country adventures.
All participants will meet in Chicago for a Welcome Reception. During this reception, we’ll discuss the overall itinerary, answer questions, and prep for our adventure. Of course, we’ll also have you sign a liability waiver.The next morning, we’ll gather for a “Drivers’ Meeting,” something we’ll do most mornings. These brief meetings will go over the day’s itinerary, any special considerations, and any changes that may have developed.After each morning’s meeting, we’re off! We’ll have designated time windows for each stop on our itinerary, but you’ll also have the freedom to make extra stops as needed or warranted.Over the course of the 13 days, you'll experience over 30 unique Route 66 stops ranging from remarkable museums to moving memorials to funky roadside attractions.Stops include:Lincolns TombSeveral vintage filling stationsMultiple Route 66 MuseumsOklahoma City MemorialPetrified Forest National ParkGrand CanyonTons of gift shopsCadillac RanchSanta Monica PierMultiple locations that inspired the movie Cars