New England Fall Adventure

October 6, 2017 - October 15, 2017
10 days / 18 meals
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Day 1: Mid-Ohio
Our colorful fall adventure begins as we travel east to overnight in Ashland, Ohio. D

Day 2: The Finger Lakes
Head to the Finger Lakes Region of New York for a guided tour of the world’s oldest photography museum, the George Eastman House and Museum, located on the estate of the founder of Eastman Kodak Company and a pioneer of modern photography. Travel to the northern shore of Canandaigua Lake for an incredible dinner and chef demonstration at the New York Wine & Culinary Center before an overnight stay in Syracuse. B, D

Day 3: Vermont
Batter up! Discover the history of America’s favorite past time at the Baseball Hall of Fame and keep a look out for artifacts and history detailing the 17 former St. Louis Cardinals who have been inducted. After lunch and time to explore Cooperstown, stop at Bennington Battle Monument (weather permitting), a 306 foot-high monument commemorating a turning point in the Revolutionary War. Head to the observation deck at the top for a breathtaking view of Vermont, Massachusetts and New York before traveling through the picturesque Green Mountains for a two-night stay at Vermont’s premier Okemo Mountain hotel, The Pointe at Castle Hill Resort. B, D

Day 4: The Green Mountains
Spend the day exploring the mountains of Vermont with our local guide. Visit the 1905 Georgian Revival mansion Hildene, the home of the only child of Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln to survive adulthood, Robert Todd Lincoln. Explore the times of yesteryear during a trip to Vermont’s original general store, The Vermont Country Store. Learn about the art of making maple syrup and sample some of their award-winning products during a visit to Green Mountain Sugar House before returning to Castle Hill for a delicious gourmet dinner. B, D

Day 5: New Hampshire, Ogunquit, ME
Experience one of northern New Hampshire’s best fall foliage viewing areas when we drive the famous scenic byway, the Kancamagus Highway. This 34.5-mile scenic drive cuts a path through the White Mountain National Forest with breathtaking views of the Swift River, Sabbaday Falls, and Rocky Gorge. Arrive at Maine’s picturesque coast and check into our home for the next three nights, Anchorage by the Sea, Ogunquit’s most renowned oceanfront resort. B, D

Day 6: Ogunquit, ME
Enjoy a morning at leisure to explore Ogunquit’s downtown area, stroll the coast-hugging Marginal Way or relax at the hotel to take in the coastline views. Visit one of the oldest working lighthouses in the country, the Portland Head Light, located at the entrance to Portland Harbor in the Gulf of Maine. Enjoy an authentic Maine lobster baked dinner. B, D

Day 7: Ogunquit, ME
After a delicious breakfast at a Sunrise favorite, The Wild Blueberry Cafe, head to Perkins Cove to learn how to catch lobster aboard our private lobster cruise along the scenic Ogunquit shoreline. Travel to the quaint town of Kennebunkport for a narrated trolley tour of the history and sites of the town including President Bush’s Estate and the Franciscan Monastery. B, D

Day 8: Albany, NY
This morning, bid farewell to Maine and travel scenic roads to Albany, New York. After a delicious lunch and homemade pie at Grandma’s Pies, tour the historic New York State Capitol building, known for its iconic mix of Romanesque Revival and Neo-Renaissance architecture. Continue to our overnight stay in Victor, NY. B, L

Day 9: Niagara Falls, NY
Experience the majestic beauty of Niagara Falls, where 2.5 billion gallons of water from four of the five Great Lakes travel down every hour. Board the world-famous Maid of the Mist for a thrilling boat ride and gorgeous views of Niagara’s three waterfalls, American, Bridal Veil and Horseshoe Falls before we head to our final overnight stay in Ohio. B, D

Day 10: Return home
Arrive home in the early evening with pleasant memories of beautiful sights, new friends and wonderful times. B

Per person rates
double $2129
triple/quad $1924
single $2669

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