New England Rails & Trails

From: $3299

per person dbl*

CLASSIC TOURS

• 2 Rail Journeys      
– Conway Scenic Railroad
– Mt. Washington Cog Rail
• Boston City Tour
• Faneuil Hall Marketplace
• North Conway, NH
• Billings Farm & Museum
• Woodstock
• Maple Sugar Farm
• Ben & Jerry’s Factory
• Shelburne Museum
• Portland, Maine
• Casco Bay Cruise
• Kancamagus Highway
• Quechee Gorge
• Cold Hollow Cider Mill
• Portland Lighthouse
• Lobster Farewell Dinner
• Multi-Night Stays in North Conway, Burlington & Portland

7 Nights First Class Hotels, 11 Meals: 7-Breakfasts & 4-Dinners, Tour Director,  Motorcoach Transportation, Sightseeing per Itinerary, Baggage Handling at Hotels

September 28October 5
$3145 dbl**

1 Night(s)  – Hyatt Place Boston/Braintree or Le Meridien Boston/Cambridge, Boston Area
2 Night(s)  – North Conway Grand, Residence Inn or Fox Ridge Resort, Jackson, NH
2 Night(s)  – Doubletree by Hilton or Best Western Windjammer, Burlington, VT
2 Night(s)  – Hyatt Place or Holiday Inn, Portland, Maine 

BOOKING DISCOUNT SAVINGS* – UP TO $200 PER COUPLE/$100 PER PERSON

New England Rails & Trails

8-DAYS

DAY 1: ARRIVE BOSTON
Upon arrival in Boston meet your Tour Direc-tor and transfer to your Boston Area hotel.  Tonight enjoy a Welcome Dinner. 
(B)   Overnight: Boston Area 

DAY 2: BOSTON – NORTH CONWAY
This morning enjoy a Boston City Tour featuring Boston Commons, the Old State House, the Old North Church from where Paul Revere got the signal to start his famous ride, the Old South Meeting House, Beacon Hill and Old Ironsides. Visit the Faneuil Hall Marketplace, located in downtown Boston near the waterfront and originally gifted to the city in 1742. Enjoy leisure time to grab a bite to eat, wander, people watch and shop. Later leave Boston and travel into New Hampshire’s scenic White Mountains & arrive in the picturesque North Conway area for a two night stay.
(B,D)   Overnight: North Conway Area, NH 

DAY 3: MT. WASHINGTON COG & CONWAY SCENIC RAILROAD
This morning motorcoach to board the historic Mount Washington Cog Railway. Enjoy breathtaking vistas during your three-hour rail experience aboard the world’s first (1869) mountain-climbing Cog Railway to the top of the highest peak in the Northeast, Mount Washington. Then return to North Conway and board the Conway Scenic Railroad for a nostalgic ride through the scenic Mt. Washington Valley countryside. The restored historic railcars are powered by diesel & electric locomotives.  Enjoy the evening at your own pace.
(B)   Overnight: North Conway Area, NH

DAY 4:  NORTH CONWAY – BURLINGTON  
This morning motorcoach along one of New England’s most popular scenic drives, the Kancamagus Highway. The drive connects North Conway with Lincoln and offers spectacular views of rushing rivers and covered bridges.  Continue to Quechee Gorge, “Vermont’s Little Grand Canyon.”  Later arrive in the scenic town of Woodstock to visit the Billings Farm & Museum, a modern working dairy farm and museum of Vermont life in the 1890’s.  This afternoon pass through quaint villages and mountain scenery before arriving in Burlington for a two night stay in the famous and historic Vermont mountain town.
(B,D)   Overnight: Burlington, VT  

DAY 5: VERMONT SIGHTSEEING
Visit the Shelburne Museum, located in Vermont’s scenic Lake Champlain Valley & one of the nation’s finest, most diverse and unconventional museums of art and Americana. Later visit Cold Hollow Cider Mill, one of the largest apple cider mills in New England and known for their cold-pressed cider.  Also visit the home of Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream, founded in 1978 in a renovated gas station. Enjoy a brief factory tour and a scoop of one of the creative flavors. Late afternoon return to your hotel for an evening at leisure.
(B)   Overnight: Burlington, VT

DAY 6: BURLINGTON – PORTLAND, MAINE
This morning visit a Maple Sugar Farm to sample some authentic Vermont Maple sweets and learn about the sugaring process.  Later relax and enjoy the spectacular New England scenery enroute to the Maine Coast. Arrive in scenic Portland, Maine for a two-night stay.  Portland is Maine’s largest city and sits on a peninsula, jutting out into island filled Casco Bay.
(B)   Overnight: Portland

DAY 7: PORTLAND
Today enjoy a scenic Casco Bay Cruise past lovely Victorian cottages on the shorelines of Little & Great Diamond Island.  Then enjoy some leisure time in Old Port, Portland’s historic waterfront. Later visit the Portland Head Lighthouse & Museum in Cape Elizabeth, one of America’s oldest and most photographed lighthouses. Tonight enjoy a Lobster Farewell Dinner with your fellow travelers.
(B,D)   Overnight: Portland

DAY 8: PORTLAND – BOSTON – FLIGHT HOME
Travel to Boston & fly home with wonderful memories of your New England experiences.
(B)

Single Room Supplement + ($1150) Triple Room Reduction  – ($50) per person **Rates are Land only, per person double

Call for Roundtrip Air Package Rates and details

Land only rates do not include hotel transfers.
Roundtrip air package includes hotel transfers
On some dates alternate hotels may be used

* Booking Discount Details –  Make your Final Payment by check & receive $200 per couple/$100 per person savings on Air Inclusive Bookings. Land Only/Own Air Bookings receive $100 per couple/$50 per person savings.