North Ridge Tours

5795 Tree Moss Lane      North Ridgeville, Ohio 44039
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Welcome to our fourteenth year as North Ridge Tours! We thank all of our traveling partners and friends for a very successful 2018 Travel Season. Without your support we would not be able to continue our traveling passion. You are our greatest asset! With our 47 years experience in the travel industry, we pride ourselves in continuing to offering HIGH QUALITY, ECONOMICAL group travel. Our travel business plan is quite simple, "Offer the best possible travel opportunities at an affordable price to individual travelers at group rate prices".  We also offer our travel experience to groups with a minimum of 40 travelers. If you are a group leader, interested in experiencing great travel opportunities take a look at our "Group Leaders" page in this website. Call us with your travel questions. 


May 15: BARBER MUSEUM & VELVET ICE CREAM TOUR . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $94.00
Spring is finally here! We've got an interesting and informative day planned for you. Learn about the fascinating facts about barbering, how it began and evolved to influencing our daily lives. See unique items and historic shaving mugs, colorful barber poles and interesting facts that go back more than 2,000 years. Having been a barber I can personally attest to some of what you will see. After our included lunch, we venture a short distance to visit the Velvet Ice Cream Company. There we will tour their factory, get a history lesson about Velvet and ice cream. You'll even get to choose your own favorite flavor. Convenient departures are planned. Make your reservations early, please.

July 10: OIL CITY & TITUSVILLE RAILWAY . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $94.00
We travel to Oil City and Titusville, PA to visit and tour where oil was first discovered. We'll board the train to Oil City State Park where period clothed guides will relay the store of how a tiny town of 500 grew to 3,000 residents practically overnight. Lunch today is included. Then we venture to Sharon, PA to visit the Daffin's Chocolates to visit Chocolate Kingdom which includes large chocolate animals, large chocolate castles and a miniature chocolate village. Tell your friends! Convenient departures are planned.Make your reservations early, before it melts.

Aug. 20: PENN-SHORE WINERY & PRESQUE ISLE CASINO . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .$35.00​​​​​
We travel to the Penn-Shore winery for a tour and summer tasting before venturing to Presque Isle Casino. We receive a $30.00 players bonus. We depart from the casino at 4:30 p.m. This is an easy entertaining day trip. As always, convenient departures are planned. 

​​Sept. 17: REAL AMISH COUNTRY . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  $89.00
We like to think that "We offer the BEST AMISH TRIP" from our area. Our Amish history goes back 45 years. That's how we got started! We visit Lehman's Hardware before going to Yoder's Amish Farm and Schoolhouse.  We lunch with Maud/Andy in their home. No chairs, just benches.  Then we're off to Kaufmann's Bakery and Heini's Cheese World. Next is Coblentz Chocolates complete with samples. I remember when we visited their kitchen for their wonderful chocolates. Next to last is Hillcrest Orchards for late summer fruits and vegetables. You must try their fresh squeezed cider. We finish our day at Breitenbach Wine Cellars for more wasting and last minute items. Make your reservations well in advance. This trip sold out the last two years. It's REAL AMISH COUNTRY.

Oct. 14: WINE, CHOCOLATE & PEEK n' PEAK FESTIVAL. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $94.00
Come and enjoy the wonderful Fall Foliage of western New York. Our 6:30 a.m. departure from Amherst allows for other along the way departure locations in Avon and Rocky River. We visit the Penn-Shore Winery for a tour and tasting. It's 5 o'clock somewhere! A short ride brings us to the Peek n' Peak Resort Festival, where we can browse among the many craft vendors. We'll have an included delicious lunch with dessert at the Peek n' Peak Lodge main dining room.​ Make sure to take the ski lift to the top of the mountain to get a breath taking view of the fall colors. Leaving the Resort we travel to Pulako's Chocolates, who stay open just for us. They even have samples! An "on your own" fast food stop in planned during our return trip, which should be around 8:00 p.m. Call our office for the Trip Brochure and Reservation Form which includes your meal selection. This trip usually sells out. We suggest that you make your reservation and meal selection by mid August.

Dec. 4: OGLEBAY FESTIVAL of CHRISTMAS LIGHTS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $94.00
Our destination today is listed by the Travel Channel as one of the "10 Best Holiday & Tree Lightin​​g Displays" in the U.S. We'll tour the Oglebay Mansion, the Good Zoo and visit the Glass Museum. Dinner with dessert and special gift are included overlooking the displays as they become lighted. After dinner we board our motor coach for a narrated guided tour of the Festival of Lights. Plan on a 8:00 a.m. first departure to allow plenty of time to take in the complete Oglebay Resort Lighting experience. We have complimentary snacks on our coach for your after tour enjoyment. Don't miss this wonderful trip. We suggest that you make your reservations by Oct. 15.  Historically, This trip usually sells out early.

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Thank You for a Successful 2018 Travel Season!
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