1st Day: We begin our journey to New England today. Our first night will be in the northern New Jersey area.
2nd Day: Breakfast this morning is included at the hotel before departure. We depart early morning today and begin our journey to New England. Our first stop today takes us to Essex, CT where we board the Essex Steam Train for a 12-mile, narrated round-trip into the Connecticut River Valley – designated “one of the last great places on Earth”. Upon arrival at Deep River Landing, passengers are escorted onto the Becky Thatcher Riverboat for a cruise along the Connecticut River. Lunch will be served on our cruise today. Following our ride we continue to Vermont where we will overnight. A delicious dinner is included this evening at the hotel. (CB, L, D)
3rd Day: Following breakfast, we will depart for Meredith, New Hampshire, where you can enjoy lunch and shopping on your own. This afternoon we head to Squam Lake where we can enjoy a scenic cruise entitled “On Golden Pond”. Later we board the Cafe Lafayette Dinner Train for a fabulous ride and delicious four-course dinner. We continue to Lincoln, NH where we spend the next two evenings. (B, D)
4th Day: Breakfast is included this morning. Today enjoy a scenic ride over the Kancamagus Highway. Our first stop today takes us to North Conway where we board the Conway Scenic Notch Train. Enjoy lunch on your own aboard the train or upon your arrival at the Mount Washington Cog Railway Museum at the base of Mount Washington. This afternoon we visit the Mount Washington Cog Railway Museum for pictures and shopping. We will board the coach and continue on to Fadden’s General Store in Woodstock, New Hampshire. You will enjoy shopping in this fantastic store. Dinner is included this evening. (B, D)
5th Day: After breakfast, we say good-bye to the White Mountains and begin our journey to Lake George, NY where you will have time for lunch and shopping on your own. This afternoon we have a scenic cruise on Lake George aboard the Adirondac or Minnie-Ha-Ha. Next, we check into our home for the night. Dinner is included this evening at a local restaurant. (B, D)
6th Day: After breakfast we will head to Lancaster, PA. Upon arrival we will check into our hotel for the night, evening is free. (B)
7th Day: Have breakfast and board the coach for our return trip. Arriving back approximately 7:00 PM. (CB)
Special Notice: $100 deposit per person is required to reserve a seat. Balance is due 30 days prior to departure. Cancellation within 30 days of departure will result in payment forfeiture.
Deluxe motorcoach transportation; (6) nights lodging; (2) continental breakfasts; (4) full breakfasts; (4) dinners; (1) lunch; Essex Steam Train and Riverboat; Squam Lake Cruise; Conway Scenic Notch Train; visits to Faddens General Store, Meredith, Cog Rail Museum and Saratoga Springs; Cafe Lafayette Dinner Train; Scenic Cruise on Lake George; services of a guide for our Vermont, New Hampshire and New York touring; and baggage handling.