ALC CENTRAL COAST TOUR
May 3 – 6, 2015
A 3 ½ day Central Coast Tour will follow this years ALC Lancia Reunion in Cambria, California. The tour has been coordinated by Hank Konig and Paul and Vicki Tullius. We hope that you can extend your trip to Cambria to join us for the extended tour. We are pleased to have our friend Dr. Peter Renou from Melbourne, Australia joining us on the rally and tour.
We will leave Cambria on Sunday afternoon following the reunion brunch. Many of us have never been to the Hearst Castle in San Simeon so, our plan is to drive from Cambria to the Castle for one of the scheduled tours (information on the tour will be sent to you when you indicate your interest in joining us on the tour). You can either visit the castle with us or drive on to Fort Hunter Leggitt where we will spend our first evening at the historic Hacienda Lodge. NOTE: YOU MUST PRESENT DRIVERS LICENSE AND PROOF OF INSURANCE TO ENTER HUNTER LIGGITT!
On Monday, May 4th, we will visit the sites around the Fort prior to our drive south on a scenic road heading towards Paso Robles. We will continue on to Taft located on the east side of the coastal mountain range where we will spend the 2nd night of the tour. Our drive on Tuesday will take us through more beautiful remote California roads eventually landing us in Santa Paula where we will be staying night 3 at the historic Glenn Tavern Inn. The Inn has a Hollywood history where “visitors are offered a chance to relive the gilded days of excess and adventure in a place where spirited reviles and restless spirits seem to comingle quite amicably”.
Following our brunch on Wednesday, we will drive to the Mullin Museum in Oxnard
where we will have a private tour (check out the article on “Yelp” and photo’s offered online for more information if you have never visited the museum). The Central Coast Tour will conclude following our visit to the Mullin Museum.
All expenses for the tour will be “paid as you go” unless otherwise notified prior to the event, e.g., the tour at the Hearst Castle. We have secured a number of rooms for lodging at the 3 evening locations. You will be responsible to make your own reservation at the various locations on this tour.
Please let us know if you are planning to extend your reservation with the ALC Reunion to participate in the Central Coast tour. Contact Vicki Tullius
at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (530) 514-6090; Paul at email@example.com ; Hank at firstname.lastname@example.org. Of course, this tour is available to others who are not able to join us for the ALC Reunion on May 1 – 3rd.
Phone numbers and/or websites to contact lodging under the American Lancia Club reservations are as follow:
The Historic Hacienda Lodge at Fort Hunter Liggett on Sunday May 3rd,
phone: 831-386-2900 (a credit card # will be required to reserve your room). Room selections range from $75/night to $150/night. (You can go online to see the room selections or Vicki can email them to you)
Night 2, Monday, May 4th – Taft, Calif. The Holland Inn and Suites (5or 6 rooms available at this time) $69/night – phone: (661) 763-5211
Alternative lodging – Topper’s Motel $45/night for single, $55/night two beds.
Phone: (661) 765-4145
Night 3, Tuesday, May 6th. The Historic Glenn Tavern Inn, Santa Paula. glenntavern.com. Phone: (805) 933-5550. $89/night.
We hope to hear from you soon if you are planning to extend the reunion by participating on the Coastal tour and the Hearst Castle in San Simeon.
Vicki Tullius email@example.com