Trip Overview

from $2,395 per person

Inclusions

  • Deluxe Motorcoach
  • Professional Tour Manager
  • 6 Nights Quality Accommodations
  • 12 Meals: 6 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, & 5 Dinners
  • Admission to All Included Activities/ Attractions in Itinerary

Highlights

  • Martha’s Vineyard
  • Oak Bluff Victorians
  • Newport Mansions
  • Morse Sugar Works
  • Franconia Notch State Park
  • Cannon Mt. Tramway
  • Cape Ann / Rockport
  • Maine Lobster Bake

Itinerary

  • Day 1

    Fly to Boston

    Fly east today for the start of a journey to an area known the world over for its brilliant display of autumn foliage. Arrive in Boston and travel to Providence where we’ll check into the Courtyard by Marriott for a two-night stay. Relax before we gather for dinner and get to know your fellow travelers.

    Meals: Dinner
    Overnight: Courtyard Downtown Marriott - Providence, RI

  • Day 2

    Martha’s Vineyard

    This morning we travel to Woods Hole and the waters of Vineyard Sound where we board a ferry to Martha’s Vineyard for a private, narrated motorcoach tour. See Gay Head’s colored cliffs, miles of unspoiled beaches, and the gingerbread adorned houses of Oak Bluffs. Wander in elegant Edgartown with its old sea captain’s mansions to find lunch and shop. Ferry back to the mainland and return to Providence with the memories of a satisfying day trip.

    Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
    Overnight: Courtyard Downtown Marriott - Providence, RI

  • Day 3

    Newport Mansions

    Journey to Newport, Rhode Island, a fashionable resort for the rich after the Civil War. America’s finest architects, decorators, and landscapers came here to construct “summer cottages” for the wealthy. See how people like the Vanderbilts lived during Newport’s gilded age while touring two marvelous mansions. After lunch, drive through quaint villages en route to the Connecticut River Valley and our home for the night, the Hampton Inn in North Hadley, MA.

    Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
    Overnight: Hampton Inn - Hadley, MA

  • Day 4

    Green Mountain State

    Our route leads north through the Connecticut River Valley. We’ll visit the campus of Dartmouth College and have lunch in the quaint town of Hanover, NH. Continue north into the Green Mountains of Vermont. Stop to enjoy some apple cider and shop for items found only in New England. Travel to Stowe, a picturesque ski village, to walk along main street and take a picture of Stowe’s famous church steeple. Tonight, we’re at the Capitol Plaza situated one block from the Montpelier Capitol Building and along the Winooski River.

    Meals: Breakfast
    Overnight: Capitol Plaza - Montpelier, VT

  • Day 5

    Granite State & Franconia Notch

    Be entertained at historic Morse Farm Sugar Works where maple products have been produced for eight generations. We’ll view a slide show on Vermont’s most traditional occupation and enjoy tasty samples. Afterwards we’ll cross the Connecticut River into the White Mountains of New Hampshire, and then climb to Franconia Notch. Here, a tram takes us to the top of Cannon Mountain for a spectacular view of the autumn foliage. We’ll continue through the Bretton Woods and Crawford Notch. Our destination is Red Jacket Resort in the heart of the Mt. Washington Valley.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Overnight: Fox Ridge Resort - North Conway, NH

  • Day 6

    Maine / Portland Head Light

    Maine is known as the Pine Tree State and today our drive takes us through the forests to the rocky coast of the Atlantic. We’ll visit the famous Portland Head Light and head to Kennebunkport to browse the streets of this old fishing village. Our drive will take us along Walker Point to view the summer home of former President Bush. Our final overnight is situated right on the Atlantic coast in Ogunquit, ME at Anchorage by the Sea. They’ll welcome us with a traditional Lobster Bake where we’ll feast on fresh Maine Lobster.

    Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

  • Day 7

    Coastal Drive / Travel Home

    Enjoy a drive down the Atlantic coastline. In Portsmouth, enjoy the sight of 18th century homes built by sea captains. We’ll stop in Gloucester before driving to Rockport, MA on Cape Ann. Here we find the most painted scene in New England, Motif #1. It’s just a short drive down to Boston and your flight home.

    Meals: Breakfast

Accommodations

Pricing

A Landmark Tour is very inclusive.
Please reference the "Overview" section for a list of inclusions.

*all pricing shown is per person

Tour Cost Per Person

Double

Single

Tour + Air from MSP

$2,795
add $500

Tour only (no airfare)

$2,395
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