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    The White Mountains of New Hampshire

The Best of New England in the Fall

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All the colours of New England in the autumn

Autumn is the ideal time of year to visit New England. The air is crisp and cool, there’s pumpkin pie and apple cider in abundance, and the glorious fall foliage decorates the region in russet, ochre and gold.

Travelling through six states, we’ll take you to quaint mountain villages, college towns and coastal resorts. There are postcard-worthy views at every turn, from historic lighthouses and steeple-topped churches, to wooden covered bridges and rows of classic clapboard houses.

Including...

A car with a tickVIP door-to-door travel service

A suitcase with a tick Included travel insurance

A bed 11 nights in hotels and 1 in flight

A plate with a knife and fork 7 meals: 7 breakfasts (days 4-6 and 8-11)

A person Tour manager

Plus...

  • International flights
  • Travel in destination by coach
  • Porterage

A camera Excursions and visits

  • City tour of Boston with local guide
  • Visits to Newport; Provincetown; Mystic Seaport; Vermont State House in Montpelier; and Concord & Lexington
  • Entrance to the Norman Rockwell Museum
  • Time in Old Bennington and Woodstock
  • Walking tour of Burlington
  • Tour and tasting at Morse Maple Farm
  • Flume Gorge and Cannon Mountain Aerial tramway

Prices are based on return flights with Delta Airlines or Virgin Atlantic from London Heathrow. Supplements may apply from other airports

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Day 1 UK to Boston

Our VIP door-to-door travel service collects you from home for your flight to Boston.

You stay at Hyatt Regency (4*) or Courtyard by Marriott Boston Downtown (3*).


Day 2 Boston

This morning we’ll enjoy a city tour of Boston with a local guide, taking in highlights such as the site of the Boston Tea Party, Back Bay and Beacon Hill, ending at Quincy Market.

You are free to explore at leisure for the rest of the day.


Day 3 West Yarmouth

Early this morning we head south towards Cape Cod. An optional excursion is available to Plimoth Patuxet Museums or visit the Pilgrim Hall Museum and the village of Plymouth.

We arrive in West Yarmouth later this afternoon and early evening, we’ll take you into the charming harbour village of Hyannis for the evening.


Day 4 Provincetown

Provincetown, on the tip of Cape Cod, is a small beach resort with a thriving artistic community.

See historical villages and sandy beaches along Route 6A, and view areas of Cape Cod National Seashore including the great dunes of the Province lands, windmills, lighthouses and sea captains’ homes. In town, you can explore options such as MacMillan Wharf, the Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, art galleries and much more.

Early evening we’ll head into Hyannis again for free time - another opportunity to enjoy this captivating village.


Day 5 Newport to Mystic

We cross into Rhode Island and stop in Newport, where you’ll have free time.

The city is famous for its grand mansions from the ‘Gilded Age’ of the late 19th century, and you can choose an optional visit to one of them.

Later we arrive in Mystic, where there’ll be time to explore Mystic Seaport.


Day 6 Pittsfield

Leaving Mystic this morning, we stop at locations to try and capture views of the spectacular fall foliage of the surrounding forest and later continue to the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, which houses the world’s largest collection of Rockwell’s paintings and illustrations.

We reach Pittsfield early this evening.


Day 7 Woodstock to Colchester

Today promises to be a scenic feast as we travel through the beautiful landscapes of Vermont with stops at Old Bennington to see its 200-year-old church, and the charming town of Woodstock.

We arrive at our hotel in Colchester, early this evening.


Day 8 Burlington

This morning we have a walking tour of Burlington, an attractive college town filled with historic buildings and plenty of green spaces.

The rest of the day is free, with an optional tour to the pretty mountain village of Stowe, reached by gondola, another possibility this afternoon.


Day 9 Montpelier to North Conway

Our first stop today will be Morse Farm, where the Morse family have been producing maple syrup for generations.

There will be a chance to taste and buy their products before we travel on to the state capital, Montpelier for a tour of the grand Vermont State House.

We arrive in North Conway this evening. You stay at North Conway Grand (3.5*) or Residence Inn by Marriott North Conway (3*).


Day 10 Flume Gorge

Travel to the wonderful White Mountains region of New Hampshire, visiting Flume Gorge, in Franconia Notch State Park.

This spectacular natural chasm stretches for 800 feet at the base of Mount Liberty and can be explored along a wooden walkway.

Then we make our way to the Cannon Mountain Aerial Tramway where we take the cable car to the 4,080-ft summit of Cannon Mountain.

We return to the hotel this afternoon.


Day 11 Ogunquit

Leaving North Conway we make our way to Ogunquit in Maine, stopping for lunch along the way.

We arrive late this afternoon. Our hotel is just a short walk from the restaurants, cafés and bars in town, and you’ll have time to visit the sandy beach or take the Marginal Walk cliff walk if you like.


Day 12 Concord to Boston to UK

Departing Ogunquit, we visit Concord and the Minute Man National Historic Park, followed by Lexington Battle Green.

From here we continue our journey to the airport for your overnight return flight to the UK.


Day 13 UK

Upon arrival, your vehicle will be waiting for the journey home.


The Best of New England in the Fall

USA