Home Team vs Red Sox & Pirates

August 15, 2017 - August 19, 2017
5 days / 8 meals
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Day 1: Fly to Boston, game one
Fly to Boston, board the deluxe Sunrise motorcoach and journey to iconic Fenway Park, the oldest ballpark in baseball and home of the Red Sox since 1912. The history and nostalgia of America’s Pastime are unmistakable and as Hall of Famer Tom Seaver said, “Fenway is the essence of baseball.” Enjoy great seats as our Home Team takes on the 2016 AL East champion Red Sox. Unpack for a 2-night stay at Embassy Suites in Waltham, MA. D

Day 2: Boston, game two
Get a behind the scenes look at Fenway Park on a guided tour of the hallowed ballpark, including the red-painted seat where Ted Williams hit the longest home run in Fenway history, 502 feet way from home plate. Explore Boston with a local guide featuring Revolutionary War sites on the Freedom Trail, Harvard University in Cambridge and a short walking tour of the historic North End neighborhood, the oldest continuously inhabited neighborhood in Boston. Return to Fenway for game two of your baseball pilgrimage. B, L

Day 3: Steamtown National Historic Site
The extensive collection of steam locomotives, freight cars and passenger cars at Steamtown National Historic Site in Scranton, PA tell the important history and impact of steam powered railroading in America. Get an exclusive look at work being done to restore railroad equipment, some dating to 1865, in the Locomotive Shop. Continue to Wilkes Barre, PA and check into the exciting Mohegan Sun Pocono. B, D

Day 4: Pittsburgh, game three
Arrive in Pittsburgh and check into the Springhill Suites located just a block from PNC Park. Ascend the Duquesne Incline to Mt. Washington and take in bird’s eye views of downtown Pittsburgh and the point where the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers combine to make the Ohio River. One of the most picturesque ballparks in the country, PNC Park features views of the Roberto Clemente and Andy Warhol Bridges and the skyline of Pittsburgh. Enjoy great seats as the Home Team battles the NL East rival Pirates. B, D

Day 5: Fly home. B

Per person rates *
double $1748
triple/quad $1599
single $2127
*  Includes roundtrip airfare from STL

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