Legacy of a Physician, Educator and Spiritual Guide

Dr. Joseph Shainsky Foundation

P.O. Box 260511

Encino, California 91426, USA

Tel.: 818-784-8687

Free sightseeing trips for veterans


Sightseeing Trip Schedule 2020

In English and Spanish​. For trips in Russian please go herePlease contact  us for detailed itineraries​. 

All profits from tours marketed via Dr. Joseph Shainsky Foundation, a 501 c(3) go to our veterans.

April 11-14: Grand Canyon, Sedona and Prescott, AZ.4 d / 3 n. VIP tour. A detailed tour of the Grand Canyon National Park. The legacy of the old West is the town of Williams, AZ; Sedona, a full tour including visits to Vortex power locations. 3 breakfasts. $449 - $499 From / to Los Angeles, CA.

April 16 - 29: SPANISH SERENADE. 14 days. Best guides, driver and itinerary. An important cultural event of the year. The best return for your money! This trip is the pinnacle of the tour industry! Unhurried, in detail, masterful. Madrid, Barcelona, ​​Seville, Granada, Toledo, Cordoba, Gibraltar*, Marbella (Costa del Sol), Escorial / Valley of the Fallen*, Alhambra, Montserrat, Mijas; Museums: Del Prado, Salvador Dali*; Flamenco show. Breakfasts daily. 2 - 3 star hotels in the center - $1,837 + air. If you pay the deposit before January 30, 2020 - $50 off. 3-4 star hotels in the center - $2,479 + air. If you pay the deposit before January 30, 2020 - $200 off. From Barcelona to Madrid. In English, Spanish and Russian.

May 23 - 30: Canadian Rockies(Western Canada, Alberta). This is one of the most beautiful sightseeing itineraries on the planet! National Parks: Parks Banff, Jasper, Glaciers, Yoho; Lake Louis. Seattle, Vancouver. $1,499 + air. If you pay the deposit before February 3 - $ 100 off. From Seattle, WA to Vancouver, BC.

May 30 - June 3: British Columbia, Canada. Vancouver, Victoria, Vancouver Island, Buchart Gardens; two trips on an ocean ferry accross the stunningly beautiful Strait of Georgia. $999 + air. If you pay the deposit before February 8 - $50 off. From Vancouver, BC to Vancouver, BC.

June 20 - 24: Northern California and Oregon, including Crater Lake National Park and Mount Shasta. 5d / 4n. Napa and Sonoma valleys. Visiting the wineries. Wine tasting. Redwood Empire, Lake Shasta. Redwoods National Park, Victorian Village, Rogue River. Jet boat river ride* by speed boat. 4 breakfasts, 1 lunch. $689- $739 + air.
From Sacramento, CA to Oakland, CA. Ad-on: a visit* to San Francisco, Monterey Peninsula (Carmel, Monterey, 17-mile Drive), Santa Barbara and the Danish Village of Solvang.

June 27 - July 4: Alaska. Independence Day weekend. Bus tour. 8d / 7n. Return to Los Angeles in the morning of July 5. Fairbanks, National Parks: Dinali, Wrangel. Anchorage. Visit to a gold mine with train ride and included gold panning; train ride in the theme park; glacier bay cruise; river cruise* on a paddle boat. Dog sledding*. Nenana. Iditarod Center. Wasilla. Glaciers. 7 meals. $1,399 - $1,499 + air. If you pay the deposit before March 26 - $100 off.

From / to Anchorage, AK

August 22 - 29: 4-day cruise on Princess Cruises from Los Angeles to Vancouver, Canada. Back on a special sightseeing train. 8d / 7n. The best time of the year.
By train: 35 hours, roommette for two; all the food and drinks, wine and cheese reception; magnificent views of the Pacific coast and Cascade Mountains. Access to shower and the view car.
Limited number of seats. 2 nights in Vancouver, 1 night in Seattle. Hotels in the center. Tours* in Vancouver, Victoria and Seattle. From Los Angeles, CA to Los Angeles. $1,399. If you pay the deposit before March 18 - $100 off.

September 26 - 30: Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks. 5d / 4n. The states of Utah, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming. Jackson, WY. Great Salt Lake. Salt Lake City - tour, incl. film. Yellowstone Bear World. 3 breakfasts, 1 lunch. All hotels in the center. $899 + air. If you pay the deposit before July 15 - $50 off. From / to Salt Lake City, Ut.

October 2 - 15: ITALIAN SERENADE. 14 days. Important cultural event of the year! The best time of the year! The cheapest in its class, high-quality and comprehensive tour of Italy. The best guides and driver. The best return on your money. 3 and 4-star hotels in the center or within a walking distance from the center (except Milan), breakfasts daily.

$2,549 + air. From Milan to Rome.

October 18 - 23: New Orleans, Louisiana, and Mississippi. New Orleans. Baton Rouge. Natchez. Lafayte. French quarter in NoLa. Lunch Cruise on the Mississippi River. Two plantation tours. Swamp boat trip* . 6 d / 5 n. $999 + air. If you pay the deposit before July 29 - $60 off. Breakfast daily and lunch-buffet on the Mississippi river cruise.

From / to New Orleans, LA.