Senior travel opportunities

Senior residents of Lexington have the opportunity to visit great places in Kentucky. There are also opportunities for national and international travel. 

These trips are organized by groups at the Lexington Senior Center.

Travel physical exertion rating
Watch for the sneaker rating for each trip! This rating is intended to be a general estimate of the physical exertion for the trip. Please speak with a staff member if you have specific mobility concerns.

  • ONE sneaker: Minimal walking, lots of sitting, may include stairs.
  • TWO sneakers: Moderate walking, may include stairs, walking between buildings, etc.
  • THREE sneakers: Lots of walking, may include uneven surfaces such as gravel or grass and/or multiple stairs.

Sign-ups

You may sign up for day and overnight trips at any time after the advertised sign-up date. Register for trips at the 2nd floor travel table at the Senior Center.

Slots are on a first come, first served basis and ongoing until full.

Itineraries are available upon request. Itinerary times are approximate and subject to change as needed.

Staff is available to answer any questions and take sign-ups. Payment is due at time of sign-up to guarantee your slot. No spaces are held without payment. We are only able to accept checks or money orders; no cash accepted. Please make checks payable to LSC Travel. 

Parking

Park your vehicle at the Lexington Senior Center in the lower lot to the left of the entrance. All trip times are approximate and subject to change as needed.

Upcoming day trips

    Our travel program will be back in full force beginning March 2020! Watch the newsletter for a sneak peek of 2020 trips!

    La Comedia Dinner Theatre (1 sneaker rating)
    Lunch & Matinee Performance of Elf the Musical
    Friday, December 6, 2019

    Cost is $65 that includes van transportation, lunch and matinee admission
    8:30 a.m. – Depart the Lexington Senior Center
    11 a.m. – Arrive at La Comedia
    11:15 a.m. – Lunch buffet
    1 p.m. – Matinee
    3:45 p.m. – Depart La Comedia
    6:15 p.m. – Arrive at the Lexington Senior Center

    The Prime Time Dancers will be performing at a UK Women's Basketball game on January 27! Watch the January newsletter for specifics!

    Extended trips

    Shades of Ireland (3 sneaker rating)
    SOLD OUT 
     call to be placed on waiting list
    May 25 – June 6, 2020

    Pick up specific info at the second floor travel table. A travel meeting regarding this trip was held on June 19. Register by November 26, 2019 to receive the following rates.
    $5,864 – single occupancy
    $5,114 – double occupancy
    $5,084 – triple occupancy (prices include cancellation waiver and insurance)

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