New England's Autumn Colours
Travel by train and coach to see the highlights of all six New England states in Autumn. The diversity will amaze you and the Autumn colours, white steeple churches, covered bridges, and sugar shacks will leave you speechless. Your journey includes four daylight train journeys with each night spent in first class hotels.
• Tour of historical Boston • The seaside community of Kennebunkport • Mt Washington's Cog Railway - one of the steepest railroad tracks in existence • 4 days deluxe motorcoach sightseeing tour • Enjoy a tour through The Breakers, Vanderbilt's turn-of-the-century mansion
Day 1: Boston Arrive in Boston and make your own way to your hotel for a welcome reception.
Day 2: Boston > Kennebunkport Morning tour of historical Boston. In the afternoon, travel to the seaside community of Kennebunkport.
Day 3: Kennebunkport > Mt Washington > North Conway A stunning journey by coach to New Hampshire. A highlight awaits at Mt Washington's Cog Railway - one of the steepest railroad tracks in existence. Overnight in North Conway.
Day 4: North Conway > Franconia Notch > Stowe Today enjoy a spectacular rail journey through sheer bluffs, steep ravines, cascading brooks, streams, and wide mountain vistas. This afternoon, cross the Connecticut River and enter Vermont. See a kaleidoscope of colours in leaves of yellow, orange, red, and green on the way to Stowe.
Day 5: Stowe > Mystic Seaport A scenic drive through Stowe before boarding Amtrak's Vermonter at Waterbury Station. Brilliant foliage, gently falling leaves, and rambling stone walls provide beautiful views as you journey by rail to overnight in Mystic Seaport.
Day 6: Mystic Seaport > Newport > Cape Cod A wonderful day of sightseeing begins with Mystic Seaport and continues by coach to Newport, Rhode Island, the yachting capital of the USA and playground of the rich and famous. A tour along Ocean Drive showcases the many mansions. Enjoy a tour through The Breakers, Vanderbilt's turn-of-the-century mansion. In the late afternoon, cross over the canal to Cape Cod for our overnight stay.
Day 7: Cape Cod > Boston Enjoy a leisurely morning on the Cape, then board the Cape Cod Central Railroad at the Hyannis Station for a scenic tour before your coach trip back to Boston. Farewell dinner tonight.
Day 8: Boston Your journey ends after breakfast.
• First class hotel accommodation • Transport by charter coach • 4 train journeys • Tours in Boston, Mystic & Newport • local tour host • 7 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinners
Pricing (per person) $NZD
Sep 22, 27, 28, 29
Oct 4, 5, 6
Sep 22, 27, 28, 29
Not included • International airfares
• International airfares