New England's Spectacular Fall Foliage

7 night tour - Starting in Boston, Massachusetts - ending in Boston, Massachusetts.

A Premium Escorted Tour with Insight Vacations.

Insight Vacations Premium Escorted journeys are carefully planned with over 35 years experience, enjoy VIP return private UK airport transfers, deluxe hotels, business class legroom and complimentary WiFi and water onboard luxury motorcoaches.

Embark on the quintessential autumn holiday in this most picturesque corner of North America, brimming with Americana and awash with the spectacular colours of an Indian Summer.

 
BOOK EARLY FOR 2019 and SAVE 10%! - (THIS TOUR SELLS OUT EVERY YEAR, TO SECURE YOUR PLACE IN 2019 PLEASE CALL US TO BOOK AND SAVE 10%)
 
2019 Guaranteed departure dates:
September 15th - Available

September 20th - Available
September 22nd - Available
September 27th - Available
September 29th - Available
 
September 30th - Available - (** Special Exclusive departure, Special offer ++ See price panel below) - Spaces are limited call us to reserve your place today.
 
October 03rd - Available
October 05th - Available
October 07th - Available
October 11th - Available
 
The above tours are guaranteed to depart.
 
TO BOOK THIS TOUR: CALL US ON FREEPHONE 0800 0336 335 OR EMAIL US RESERVATIONS@PURELYTRAVELGROUP.CO.UK
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Day 1: Arrive Boston

Enjoy your complimentary private V.I.P. door-to-door transfer to your UK departure airport. Welcome to Boston! On arrival at Boston Logan International Airport, there is a transfer to your downtown hotel. Maybe take a stroll to Downtown Crossing or historic Faneuil Hall and Quincy Market. At 6.00 pm, join your Tour Director for a Welcome Reception and an opportunity to mingle and get to know each other over drinks and a light meal.

Hotel: Hyatt Regency Boston

Welcome Dinner with Wine

Day 2: Beantown to Williamstown

Discover some of Boston's most famous sights as your Tour Director takes you along a portion of the Freedom Trail. Then enjoy the colourful scenery as you travel west to Stockbridge for a visit to the Norman Rockwell Museum, the largest and most significant collection of original Rockwell art. Next, travel through the stunning rolling hills of the Berkshires to your hotel in the beautiful college town of Williamstown.

Hotel: The Orchards Hotel

Full Breakfast, Dinner

Day 3: The Legends of the Fall and Stowe

Leave Massachusetts to journey through the legendary fall foliage of Vermont. After a photo stop at Quechee Gorge, visit the Rockefellers' renowned Billings Farm and Museum, a working dairy and farm life museum. Next is the quintessential Vermont village of Woodstock with its picturesque covered bridge. There is time to stroll the quaint streets before heading to Stowe for a two-night stay. It was the breathtaking alpine setting that attracted the Von Trapp family, of ‘The Sound of Music' fame, when they arrived from Austria in the late 40s and built their wonderful hideaway. At tonight's Highlight Dinner, each of the three inspired courses are perfectly paired with a lager tasting from your resort's on-site microbrewery.

Hotel: Trapp Family Lodge, Stowe

Full Breakfast, Dinner with Wine

Day 4: Tastes of Vermont

(Relaxed Start) Today, enjoy beautiful scenery ablaze with fall colours. Sample flavours of a different kind on a guided tour of Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream Factory. Return to the charming town of Stowe where the rest of the day is yours to wander the quaint streets, hike in the woods, or enjoy your lodge's amenities.

Hotel: Trapp Family Lodge, Stowe

Full Breakfast

Day 5: North Conway and the Natural Splendour of the White Mountains

Near Montpelier, visit Morse Farm Maple Sugarworks and taste a Vermont tradition: “sugar on snow” - maple syrup served with a doughnut and pickle! Then head for New Hampshire's White Mountains and enter Franconia Notch. Get your cameras ready for a ride on the aerial tramway offering superb panoramic views. Later, journey through the dazzling crimson and orange hues of the famed Kancamagus Scenic Byway for two nights in North Conway.

Hotel: White Mountain Hotel and Resort, North Conway

Full Breakfast, Dinner with Wine

Day 6: Sightseeing in the White Mountains

(Relaxed Start) This morning, enjoy an insightful presentation by a naturalist on the North Woods' wildlife and ecology. Then, more spectacular fall foliage awaits as you journey through Crawford Notch. Stop for pictures at the Silver Cascade Waterfall and Bretton Woods, offering stunning views of Mount Washington, the tallest peak in the northeast at 6,288 feet (1,917 metres). Return to your hotel where the evening is at leisure.

Hotel: White Mountain Hotel and Resort, North Conway

Full Breakfast

Day 7: The rugged Maine Coast to Portland

(Relaxed Start) Leaving New Hampshire's glorious fall foliage, enter the deep green pine forests of western Maine. In charming Kennebunkport, travel along Ocean Drive with stunning views of the Maine coastline and the homes of Kennebunkport's rich and famous, including the summer retreat of former President George H.W. Bush. There will be time to browse the many galleries and shops, or walk along the waterfront before continuing to historic Portland. In the evening, enjoy a Celebration Dinner with your fellow travellers.

Hotel: Westin Portland Harborview

Full Breakfast, Dinner with wine

Day 8: Back to Boston via the coastal village of Rockport, depart Boston or extend your stay

Continue south to the charming seaside village of Rockport on Cape Ann. Stroll down flower-filled lanes lined with wooden fishing shacks, quaint stores and art galleries before heading back to Boston. Stops will be made at Boston Logan International Airport and the Boston tour hotel for guests wishing to extend their stay. Please do not schedule flights before 4.00 pm. On arrival at your UK airport, your driver will greet you and escort you to your waiting car for your return private V.I.P. door-to-door transfer home.

Full Breakfast

Your Insight Vacations Tour Highlights

 

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCES

Boston: Follow part of the Red-brick Freedom Trail which brings to life the story of the American Revolution.

Stockbridge: Visit the Norman Rockwell Museum, a wonderful snapshot of Americana, built to showcase the amazing artwork produced during his long career.

Billings Farm and Museum: Explore one of the finest operating dairy farms in America and also a museum of Vermont's rural past.

Vermont: Visit Cold Hollow Apple Cider Mill and taste fresh cider in the making, then sample flavours of a different kind on a guided tour of Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream Factory.

Montpelier: Visit Morse Farm Maple Sugarworks and taste a Vermont tradition: “sugar on snow” - maple syrup served with a doughnut and pickle.

Franconia Notch: Enjoy superb panoramic views aboard the aerial tramway.

North Conway: From black bears to bobcats and beavers, learn about the wildlife of the North Woods from a local expert.

ADDITIONAL INCLUDED HIGHLIGHTS

Quechee Gorge: Stop for fall foliage picture-taking.

Woodstock: See the famous covered bridge.

White Mountains: Travel through Crawford Notch. Stop for photos at the Silver Cascade Waterfall and Bretton Woods. Enjoy views of Mount Washington.

Kennebunkport: Drive along Ocean Drive. See the homes of the rich and famous, including the summer retreat of former President George H.W. Bush. Browse in the galleries and shops.

Rockport: Stroll down flower-filled lanes of this charming seaside town. See the wooden fishing shacks, quaint stores and art galleries.

Scenic Drives: Berkshire Hills, the Kancamagus Scenic Byway and the rugged scenery of the Maine coast.

SIGNATURE DINING

Stowe: Succumb to beer group pressure! A three-course meal with tastings of Austrian inspired lagers.

Portsmouth: Enjoy a Celebration “lobsta” Dinner with wine in one of Portsmouth's renowned waterfront restaurants.

Welcome Reception with drinks and a light meal (WD), 7 Full Breakfasts (FB), 1 Highlight Dinner (HD), 1 Celebration Dinner (CD) and 2 three-course table d'hote dinners (D)

HIGHLIGHT HOTELS AND LOCATIONS

Stowe: Enjoy a stay at the European-style Trapp Family Lodge, owned by the family who inspired the classic musical, 'The Sound of Music'.

ADDITIONAL FIVE STAR SERVICES

Your expert Insight Tour Director will smooth your way throughout your vacation. Acting as a 'travelling concierge', he or she is also an expert guide, a consummate organiser and your friend in a foreign land

The majority of Insight hotels have free WiFi access in lobby or bedroom areas and WiFi is also generally available on most touring coaches.

We include Personal radio headsets - these give you the freedom to wander during visits to famous highlights without missing any of your local expert's fascinating insights and commentaries

Insight Flourishes - from time to time, your Tour Director will enchant you with local tidbits, each representing an authentic food or beverage of the region

We'll handle your Baggage everywhere, with seamless and prompt delivery to your door at every hotel

Your Hotel and restaurant tips are included - you'll never have to worry about how much to give, nor search for foreign currency

Luxury air-conditioned, 40-guest coach with extended legroom and onboard restroom

VIP DOOR TO DOOR RETURN UK AIRPORT TRANSFERS

Your holiday begins in true style from the moment we collect you from your front door for a relaxed journey to your choice of departure airport. Your wonderfully appointed executive car is reserved exclusively for your use, ensuring an uninterrupted, hassle-free journey to your departure airport.

Each and every Insight tour begins and ends with our unique and truly unrivalled private car door to door transfer service. You will be met at your front door by your driver who will assist with your bags before whisking you to your choice of departure airport in a private executive saloon car, all in plenty of time to make your way to your check-in desk. With Insight you really will experience an exclusive service, enjoying your journey in a standard of car that you would expect to associate with Insight standards. All of our cars are up-to-date models and maintained to the highest standards. We will arrange a convenient pick-up time from your home that suits you, not us or other passengers. Each car is equipped with the latest satellite navigation intelligence to ensure your continued peace of mind and a speedy journey.

At the end of your tour, on arrival at your chosen UK airport, you will be greeted by your waiting driver in the arrivals hall and escorted to your car for the smooth and comfortable journey directly back home.

Should you wish to make your own way to the airport, all you need do is advise us at the time of making your reservation and a discount will be offered.

Terms and conditions apply.

Tour Only Cost: All prices quoted below are per adult person, per tour in British Pounds (GBP)

Departure Dates

Single Twin/Double Triple Quad
Special limited time offer - 30th September 2019 departure ** £2,995 ** ** £2,079 ** ** £1,839 ** Please call
2019: 3rd & 7th October £3,360 £2,340 £2,030 Please call
All other departures in 2019 £3,330 £2,310 £2,000 Please call
 
Repeat Client Discount - Have you travelled with Insight Vactions before, within the last 5 years ! - if so you qualify for a 5% discount - Ask us at time of booking.
 
Children aged 5-17 may qualify for a discount off up to 10% when sharing a room with 2 adults - Please call us for details. 
 
Not included in your tour cost:
Flights – we can package your tour with flights at very competitive airfares using our airline partners. Please call us to discuss the best airline for your itinerary.
Pre or post accommodation - If you want to extend your stay at the start or the end of your escorted tour or add another destination to your booking please call us and we will be happy to provide a quote.
Meals, other than those listed in the itinerary.
The customary gratuities for the Tour Director and local drivers are not included and are paid locally, if you prefer these can be pre-paid to us in advance for £73.00 per person.
 
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TO BOOK YOUR TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS:

Please call us on FREEPHONE 0800 0336 335 or EMAIL us reservations@purelytravelgroup.co.uk we are open 7 days a week.

We will be happy to answer any questions, check the availability of your tour, offer a quote for flights and any pre or post nights you would like to add.

When you are ready to go ahead with the booking, a non-refundable deposit of 10% will be due at time of booking or the full balance if you are due to travel within 8 weeks.