WELCOME TO THE LIFE OF RILEY
What's Included in a Riley Tour:
Round trip transportation via Riley Bus Service
Meals as listed
All admissions to attractions mentioned
Baggage handling for one suitcase per person
All taxes and tips in connection with tour features
Services of a tour director
Trip Cancellation/Interruption Protection Plan
TO VIEW OUR TOURS, SELECT THE SEASON AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE
We have many departure points available for tour passengers. We are working on securing parking at locations where it is not available. We suggest you contact our office to find the most convient departure point that is a available for your tour if it is not listed below.
INSIDE SECURE PARKING:
Riley Tours Office - Murdock, MN
Burger King - Hutchinson, MN
AmericInn - Waconia, MN
Holiday Inn - Alexandria, MN
Crow River Senior Center - St. Michael, MN
PICK-UP WITHOUT PARKING:
McStop - St. Cloud, MN
Target - Plymouth, MN
Target - Minnetonka, MN
St. Paul---please call for more information
Lunds & Byerlys - Eden Prairie, MN
FRONT DOOR PICK-UP:
Riley's offers home pick-ups if you live within the 694 & 494 corridor in the Twin Cities. we will hire a taxi to pick you up at your home to bring you to meet the bus at a location designated by Riley Tours. This service is complimentary. If you do not live within the corridor, we would be happy to set up a taxi for you at a small fee. *DUE TO COVID-19, WE ARE NOT OFFERING FRONT DOOR PICK-UP, WE HOPE TO RESUME THIS SERVICE IN 2020. IF YOU NEED ASSISTANCE IN FINDING TRANSPORTATION TO THE NEAREST PICK-UP POINT, PLEASE CALL OUR OFFICE*
ADDITIONAL PICK-UP INFORMATION:
Additional departure points are schedulded based upon the tour route and will be on your intinerary. Courtesy transportation will be provided up request for ten or more passengers departing from one location.
PRE-TOUR LODGING: Upon request, lodging for the night before the tour departs will be provided at a cost of $50-$100 per room depending on location for travelers who live more than 50 miles from the nearest designated departure point. For travelers who live within 50 miles of the nearest designated departure point, we can help arrange pre-tour lodging for the full cost of the room.
DISCOUNTS & SAVINGS
We at Rileys know that cost really does matter, and although we do our best to keep tour prices affordable, we also offer many ways to save! Whether you are a new customer or a returning one, we've got you covered!
NEW CUSTOMER DISCOUNT: Get 5% off your first tour with us! (Not Combinable with the Early Bird Discount)
EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT: Receive 5% off your total tour price if you sign up for any 2021 Tour by April 2, 2021! Get 5% any 2022 tour if you sign up by December 2021! (Not Combinable with the New Customer Discount)
BIRTHDAY BUCKS: Give us your birthday and we'll send you a birthday card with a Riley Bucks Certificate the month of your birthday!
MILEAGE PROGRAM: For each mile you travel on a Riley Tour, you earn miles to be used as a discount credit on a future tour! Once you built up to 5,000 or more miles, you can redeem these as a discount credit on the next tour you sign up for. Credits cannot be used more than once, you must build up to the next credit amount before you can reedem another.
5,000 Miles=$50 Off
10,000 miles=$100 off
15,000 miles=$150 off
20,000 miles=$200 off
25,000 miles=$250 off
30,000 miles=$300 off
35,000 miles=$350 off
40,000 miles=$400 off
45,000 miles=$450 off
50,000 miles=$500 off
REFER A FRIEND PROGRAM:
-Receive a $50 per person credit when you refer a friend to sign up for a tour with us, who is not on our mailing list
-Receive a $25 per person credit when you refer a friend to sign up for a tour with us, who is already on our mailing list
*Please note that discounts must be applied prior to making your final payment. No refunds can be made for discounts/credits after you have made your final payment*
Riley's purchases a Trip Insurance on all of our tours, this cost is included in the price of the tour. Please keep in mind this insurance is for "covered" reasons and does not cover pre-existing conditions.
How to book a tour...
Select from any of our interesting tours listed online or in our catalog!
Go to our reservation page, fill out the form and submit it or fill out a reservation form located in the back of our catalog.
Send the deposit required for your tour or call us with your credit card number (deposit amount is listed on tour page in catalog).
Once we recieve your reservation form and deposit, we will send you a confirmation/invoice with the remaining balance due by the final payment date listed on the invoice (most final payments are due 45 days prior but some are different).
You may cancel your tour for any reason up to 31 days prior to the trips departure. After that, you would need to cancel for a reason that would be covered by the Group Deluxe Protection Plan that we purchase for all tour participants when signing up for a tour. This cost is included in the cost of your tour. Please keep in mind, you would need to cancel for a 'covered reason' to use this plan.
Your tour documents will be mailed to you 21 days prior to departure. In these documents you will find your Pick-up location and time, a detailed itinerary of your tour, medical forms, luggage tags and other important information about your tour. Your tour director will call you the week before to introduce themself and answer any questions you may have.
You will recieve an email from Travel Insured within the month prior to your tours departure. This email provides you with important information about your Group Deluxe Protection Plan. If you have any questions regarding this, please call us!
Once you have chosen your pickup location just show up 20 to 30 minutes before departure time and we will take care of the rest. Enjoy your trip.