New England Fall Foliage

Journey into rich colonial history, vibrant cities, and the breathtaking beauty of autumn! Kick off the adventure with a tour of Boston, including visits to the JFK Library, Quincy Market, and historic sites on the Freedom Trail with a costumed guide. Travel through New Hampshire’s White Mountains and browse a large collection of Norman Rockwell paintings in his hometown of Stockbridge, Massachusetts. Spend two nights sightseeing in New York City including a Lower Manhattan Bay cruise, a behind-the-scenes tour of Radio City Music Hall, and tickets to a Broadway musical.

Tour Highlights
  • All airfare, taxes & fuel surcharges
  • Holiday Tour Director & local guides
  • Motorcoach & professional driver
  • Baggage handling at hotels
  • $100 travel voucher for a future tour
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Day 1 : Fly to Boston

Upon arrival on the East Coast, check-in for a two-night stay in Boston.

Day 2 : JFK Library & Boston Sights

We begin our discoveries of Boston at the John F. Kennedy Library. Here, a documentary film and exhibits provide insight into the Kennedy Era with personal and historic artifacts shedding light on the life of JFK and his family.

Afterwards head into Boston and pause for lunch in the dining halls of Quincy Market, a National Historic Landmark where the pushcart was invented.

This morning we join an 18th-century costumed guide on a tour exploring sites on the Freedom Trail and learn about the crucial role they played in in our colonial history. View Paul Revere's home and Old North Church where signal lanterns ignited the American Revolution.

Enjoy a special Holiday Vacations Welcome Dinner with your Tour Director this evening.

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Day 3 : Salem

This morning board a ferry and cruise to the city of Salem, home to the infamous Salem witch trials.

Tour the city and see the Witch Trials Memorial, the House of Seven Gables, the Salem Witch Museum, and more.

Enjoy leisure time in Salem to eat, explore, and shop before departing for Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

Upon arrival, tour the Strawbery Banke Museum, a wonderful heritage park and history museum with dozens of restored buildings and exhibits on colonial life.

We arrive in North Conway this evening and check-in to our overnight accommodations.

Day 4 : Kancamagus Highway

Some of New England’s most beloved vistas unfold before us today on the Kancamagus Highway, amidst the lush foliage and towering White Mountains of New Hampshire. Here, pristine brooks babble under covered bridges that hearken to simpler times.

Tour Fadden’s Sugarhouse and learn about maple syrup production, from tapping the trees all the way to the final product.

This afternoon stop at the King Arthur Flour Bakery and enjoy time to shop and snack.

Our accommodations tonight are in White River Junction.

B,L.

Day 5 : Hildene – The Lincoln Family Home

This morning tour the home of Robert Lincoln, the only child of Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln to live to adulthood who later became Chairman of the Pullman Company. His Georgian Revival mansion was built in 1905 and is nestled in a valley surrounded by the scenic Green Mountain National Forest. Tour the mansion, the grounds, explore the 1903 Pullman Palace Car, Sunbeam, and much more.

Later, visit the Bennington Pottery to learn about their ‘hands-on’ approach to the pottery-making process.

We spend the next two nights in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, the heart of the Berkshires.

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Day 6 : Norman Rockwell Museum & Shaker Village

After breakfast visit The Mount, a country house that belonged to author Edith Wharton. Wharton is best known for being the first woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for literature in 1921 for her novel The Age of Innocence.

Next, visit Norman Rockwell’s former home and studio, now housing a fascinating museum of his life, art and legacy.

We continue to the Hancock Shaker Village, where you will admire the famous Roundstone Barn and enjoy a typical Shaker lunch. A guided tour sheds light on the pacifist, communal Shaker lifestyle and some of their handmade furniture.

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Day 7 : New York City

Today we trade nature’s grand panorama for the exciting cityscape of The Big Apple. Discover many Manhattan landmarks on a driving tour with an expert local guide and view Central Park, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Rockefeller Center, Times Square, and other iconic venues.

For the next two nights we stay in the heart of Times Square.

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Day 8 : NYC Cruise & Broadway Musical

Today we see New York from the water during a one-hour Lower Manhattan Harbor cruise. We pass the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island and have spectacular views of the newly risen One World Trade Center.

Then, go behind the scenes at Radio City Music Hall. An insider’s view raises the curtain on the city’s most iconic theater.

Tonight, share a Holiday Vacations Farewell Dinner with your fellow travelers and end with a Broadway musical performance.

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Day 9 : Fly Home

Arrive home with wonderful memories to cherish.

Additional Tour Information

Your Holiday Vacations Experience Includes

  • All airfare, taxes & fuel surcharges
  • Holiday Tour Director & local guides
  • Motorcoach & professional driver
  • Baggage handling at hotels
  • $100 travel voucher for a future tour

All Accommodations Featuring

  • 2 nights in Boston
  • 1 night in North Conway
  • 1 night at the Hampton Inn White River Junction
  • 2 nights in Great Barrington
  • 2 nights at the Sheraton New York Times Square

Attractions & Highlights

  • John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum
  • Quincy Market
  • Boston-Salem ferry ride
  • Salem guided tour
  • Strawbery Banke Museum
  • Flume Gorge Visitor Center
  • Kancamagus Scenic Highway
  • Fadden's Sugarhouse
  • King Arthur Flour Baker's Store
  • Hildene - The Lincoln Family Home
  • Bennington Potters
  • The Berkshires
  • The Mount - Edith Wharton's Home
  • Norman Rockwell Museum
  • Hancock Shaker Village
  • New York City tour
  • Lower Manhattan Harbor cruise
  • Radio City Music Hall Stage Door tour
  • Broadway Musical

11 Excellent Meals Featuring

  • Boston Freedom Trail guided tour
  • Holiday Vacations Welcome Dinner in Boston
  • Dinner at the Ventfort Hall
  • Lunch at the Hancock Shaker Village
  • Holiday Vacations Farewell Dinner in New York City

Tour Dates & Pricing

October 2nd, 2020 - October 10th, 2020

Category - Occupancy

Price (Per Person)

Double

$4599

Quad

$4299

Single

$5699

Triple

$4449

Final Payment Date: 07/19/2020

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