New England is steeped in history and known for its amazing fall foliage, and on this vacation you’ll have a chance to experience the spectacular beauty and historic places. A couple of living history museums will show you what life was like in New England’s past, including a living museum simulating life in a 1800s New England coastal village, a living history museum of Vermont’s rural past, and a living history museum showcasing 19th-century New England. A sightseeing tour in Boston highlights landmarks that were pivotal to the United States’ history, and a visit to Cornelius Vanderbilt’s mansion gives you a taste for life in a bygone era. History is not all you’ll experience on this marvelous tour. You’ll also see spectacular beauty and amazing fall foliage. In Maine, you’ll visit Acadia National Park, one of America’s most visited national parks, where you’ll take a carriage ride. In New Hampshire, travel to the scenic White Mountains, New England’s greatest range and premier outdoor playground, and enjoy the Raven Interpretive Program. Throughout your tour, marvel at the scenic drives and stunning fall colors full of blazing red, orange, and yellow leaves (if Mother Nature permits). It’s a trip not to be missed!
BOSTON Sightseeing tourBAR HARBOR [LF] Lobster bakeACADIA NATIONAL PARK Sightseeing tour; [LF] carriage ride with dinner at the historic Jordan Pond House restaurantNORTH CONWAY Raven Interpretive ProgramWOODSTOCK Sightseeing; visit Billings Farm & Museum with ice creamSTOCKBRIDGE Visit Norman Rockwell Studio & Museum; Berkshires leaf peepingSTURBRIDGE [LF] Dinner at the Colonial Salem Cross Inn; visit Sturbridge VillageMYSTIC SEAPORT SightseeingNEWPORT Orientation tour; visit The Breakers; farewell dinner
BOSTON Sheraton Boston Hotel (F)BAR HARBOR Bluenose Inn (SF)NORTH CONWAY North Conway Grand (F)LUDLOW Jackson Gore Inn (SF)SPRINGFIELD Springfield Marriott (SF)NEWPORT Newport Harbor Hotel & Marina (F)
Breakfast (B) daily, 5 three-course dinners (D) including a special lobster bake in Bar Harbor and a farewell dinner in Newport
NOTE:Enjoy spectacular fall colors on this vacation (if Mother Nature permits).