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From historic Boston to quintessential Cape Cod and deep into rural New England explore picture-postcard small towns steeped in rich autumn colours with their quaint homes, curiosity shops and towering white church steeples, this great value trip covers essential fall foliage with a few surprises along the way.
Set out along the Freedom Trail to see the historic sites
Arrive in this picturesque town set on the shores of Lake Champlain
Visit the seashore with its massive sand dunes and long sandy beaches
Stop at Morse Farm Maple Sugarworks for a sugar house visit and tasting of "sugar on snow," maple sugar served on ice with a pickle
Discover this quintessential New England town full of historic buildings, quaint antique shops, bookstores and bakeries
See the city sitting near the mouth of the Piscataqua River, a short, wide river that divides New Hampshire and Maine
Visit the town considered part of the "Quiet Corner," known for its "tranquility, history and pastoral good looks"
- 9 Breakfasts
Audio Headsets Provided throughout your holiday to enhance your included sightseeing experiences
Luxury air-conditioned coach
Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
Variety of Optional Experiences
City orientation tours
An expert Travel Director and separate driver
All hotel service charges and tips, baggage handling fees and local taxes
Day 1. ARRIVE BOSTON
Welcome to Boston, known as "Beantown." Get settled in at your hotel before meeting your Travel Director this afternoon.
Day 2. BOSTON – PLYMOUTH – HYANNIS (2 NIGHTS)
This morning, enjoy a city tour of Boston's historic sites. From Boston, travel to Plymouth and Plymouth Plantation, a recreated 17th-century village where costumed re-enactors bring to life the history of the Plymouth Colony. Then set out for Cape Cod, an area of both natural beauty and quaint colonial villages. Arrive in Hyannis, made famous by the Kennedys.
Day 3. CAPE COD AND PROVINCETOWN EXCURSION
This morning, travel along historic Old King's Highway, a scenic byway. Visit Cape Cod National Seashore, with massive sand dunes and long sandy beaches. Visit Provincetown at the tip of the Cape, a popular summer resort.
Day 4. HYANNIS – PITTSFIELD
Leave the Cape and head west to the towns and villages of Southeastern Massachusetts-home to over 14,000 acres (5,665 hectares) of working cranberry bogs. Visit a bog and learn all about Massachusetts' number one agricultural commodity crop. Continue along a portion of the Mohawk Trail, the first scenic road in New England, which officially opened in 1914.
Day 5. PITTSFIELD – BURLINGTON (2 NIGHTS)
Drive on through the rich colours of Vermont and stop for an Iconic Breakfast to taste a bit of the state's local flavours. Then it's on to Rockingham to visit the family-owned and operated Vermont Country Store, a general store of yesteryear. Next, stop in Woodstock, a charming town with quaint houses, churches and a picturesque covered bridge.
Day 6. BURLINGTON FREE TIME
Enjoy a free day in Burlington, ranked by Forbes magazine as one of the prettiest towns in America.
Day 7. BURLINGTON – NORTH CONWAY (2 NIGHTS)
Travel to Stowe, a wonderfully eclectic New England town tucked away in the Green Mountains. Continue on to Montpelier, the nation's smallest capital city with its elegant gold-domed state house. Cross the state border into New Hampshire and enter the White Mountains, travelling through Franconia Notch State Park.
Day 8. NORTH CONWAY SIGHTSEEING AND FREE TIME
This morning, take the quintessential fall colour excursion to the White Mountains past Mount Washington-the tallest peak in the northeast at 6,288 feet (1,917 metres)-through Crawford Notch State Park.
Day 9. NORTH CONWAY – PORTSMOUTH
Continue through New Hampshire before crossing the state border into Maine where you will arrive in charming Kennebunkport. After, travel along Ocean Drive with stunning views of the Maine coastline and the homes of the rich and famous, including the summer retreat of former President George H.W. Bush.
Day 10. PORTSMOUTH – DEPART BOSTON
Continue south to Boston Logan International Airport or the Boston hotel for guests wishing to extend their stay.
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Fox Ridge Resort
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