Fall Colours of New England

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

Escorted Tour with Trafalgar Costsaver.

Costsaver Tour Operated by Trafalgar who have been creating exceptional Escorted journeys for nearly 70 years, You’ll enjoy an amazing tour with CostSaver that always includes: A Trafalgar-trained expert Travel Director, Local Specialists to bring locations alive, A sightseeing tour in all major cities, Free time to explore, A choice of optional experiences, 3 star hotels and daily breakfast.

From historic Boston to quintessential Cape Cod and deep into rural New England explore picture postcard small towns steeped in rich autumn colors 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.

BOOK EARLY FOR 2019 ! - (THIS TOUR SELLS OUT EVERY YEAR, TO SECURE YOUR PLACE PLEASE CALL US)
 
2019 Guaranteed departure dates:
September 25th - Available
September 26th - Available
September 29th - Available
October 02nd - Available
October 04th - 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

Welcome to Boston, known as "Beantown." On arrival at the airport take the hotels free airport shuttle transfer then get settled in at the hotel before meeting your Travel Director this afternoon.

Hotel Holiday Inn Express, Saugas

Day 2: BOSTON ­ - PLYMOUTH - HYANNIS (2 NIGHTS)

This morning, enjoy a city tour of Boston's historic sites. Head out along the Freedom Trail to see Old North Church, Quincy Market and the site of the Boston Massacre. Drive by historic buildings including the Massachusetts State House and the impressive State Capitol near the top of Beacon Hill. From Boston, travel to Plymouth and Plymouth Plantation, a recreated 17th century village where costumed reenactors bring to life the history of the Plymouth Colon. Then set out for Cape Cod, an area of both natural beauty and quaint colonial villages. Arrive in Hyannis, made famous by the Kennedys.

Meal(s) Continental Breakfast

Hotel Riviera Beach Resort, Cape Cod

Day 3CAPE COD AND PROVINCETOWN EXCURSION

This morning, travel along historic Old King's Highway, a scenic byway winding through centuries of Cape Cod history. Visit Cape Cod National Seashore, with massive sand dunes and long sandy beaches. Visit Provincetown at the tip of the Cape. Once a whaling town, it has become a popular summer resort. Enjoy some leisure time to browse through the galleries and arts and crafts shops or perhaps take an optional whale watching excursion.

Meal(s) Buffet Breakfast

Hotel Riviera Beach Resort, Cape Cod

OPTIONAL EXPERIENCE: Provincetown Whale Watching = Adult Price: US$47.00 Unlike many other whale watches, our trips offers a wide spectrum of educational tools that go beyond the “average whale watch”. All trips are designed to enhance our awareness of whales, other marine life and the marine habitat that surrounds us. Our goal is to have each passenger depart our vessels with a greater understanding and appreciation of the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary and the wealth of life it supports. Approx. duration: 1 hour.

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. Continue through the rolling hills of the Berkshire Mountains.

Meal(s) Buffet Breakfast

Hotel Vacation Inn Theatreland

OPTIONAL EXPERIENCES: Norman Rockwell Museum = Adult Price: US$21.00 - Norman Rockwell Museum presents the world’s largest collection of original Norman Rockwell art, including beloved paintings from The Saturday Evening Post and the Four Freedoms, and the best in the field of American illustration. Experience Rockwell’s art, life and legacy in the artist’s picturesque New England hometown of Stockbridge, Massachusetts nestled in the culturally rich Berkshires. Approx. duration: 1 hour

Day 5PITTSFIELD - BURLINGTON (2 NIGHTS)

Drive on through the rich colours of Vermont and stop at the Apple Barn in Bennington for an Iconic Breakfast including fresh picked apples, apple cider and Vermont cheddar. Then it's on to Rockingham to visit the family-owned and operated Vermont Country Store, a general store of yesteryear with practical and hard-to-find products from around the block and around the world. Next, stop is in Woodstock, a charming town with quaint houses, churches and a picturesque covered bridge. Then it's onto Quechee Gorge for breathtaking views of Vermont's deepest gorge, formed by glacial activity over 13,000 years ago. Drive through the Green Mountain National Forest to Burlington, set on the shores of glittering Lake Champlain.

Meal(s) Iconic Breakfast

Hotel Holiday Inn Burlington

Day 6BURLINGTON FREE TIME

Enjoy a free day in Burlington, ranked by Forbes magazine as one of the prettiest towns in America. The city's location on Lake Champlain provides a scenic backdrop to a lively and charming downtown, Church Street Marketplace, full of shops, restaurants, bars and culture. As an option, join a luncheon cruise aboard the Spirit of Ethan Allen.

Meal(s) Continental Breakfast

Hotel Holiday Inn Burlington

OPTIONAL EXPERIENCE: Spirit of Ethan Allen Lunch Cruise = Adult Price: US$40.00 - Enjoy our scenic narration while enjoying lunch from our grand buffet. More than just soup and sandwiches, this is sure to impress your out of town guests! Approx. duration: 2.5 hours.

Day 7BURLINGTON - 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. 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. Cross the state border into New Hampshire and enter the White Mountains, travelling through Franconia Notch State Park. Drive along the Kancamagus Highway, called "The Kanc," New England's most scenic byway.

Meal(s) Continental Breakfast

Hotel Fox Ridge Resort

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. Snap a photo at Silver Cascade Waterfall and Bretton Woods, offering stunning views of Mount Washington. Back in North Conway, the rest of the day is yours to do as you please.

Meal(s) Buffet Breakfast

Hotel Fox Ridge Resort

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. Take a walk along the waterfront before continuing to charming Portsmouth.

Meal(s) Buffet Breakfast

Hotel Holiday Inn Portsmouth

Day 10: PORTSMOUTH - DEPART BOSTON OR EXTEND YOUR STAY

Continue south to Boston Logan International Airport or the Boston hotel for guests wishing to extend their stay.

Meal(s) Continental Breakfast

Your Trafalgar COSTSAVER Tour Highlights

 
Sightseeing Highlights

BOSTON

Set out along the Freedom Trail to see the historic sites

BURLINGTON
Arrive in this picturesque town set on the shores of Lake Champlain

CAPE COD
Visit the seashore with its massive sand dunes and long sandy beaches

MONTPELIER
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

NORTH CONWAY
Discover this quintessential New England town full of historic buildings, quaint antique shops, bookstores and bakeries

PORTSMOUTH
See the city sitting near the mouth of the Piscataqua River, a short, wide river that divides New Hampshire and Maine

WOODSTOCK
Visit the town considered part of the "Quiet Corner," known for its "tranquility, history and pastoral good looks"

Dining
 
9 breakfasts
 
Unbeatable features

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

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

Departure Dates

Single Twin/Double Triple Quad
25th Sep 2019 £1,588 £1,074 £927 Please call
26th Sep 2019 £1,790 £1,216 £1,059 Please call
29th Sep 2019 £1,744 £1,170 £1,010 Please call
02nd Oct 2019 £1,763 £1,189 £1,029 Please call
04th Oct 2019 £1,813 £1,239 £1,079 Please call
 
Repeat Client Discount - Have you travelled with Trafalgar Tours before, within the last 5 years ! - if so you qualify for a 5% discount - Ask us at time of booking.
 
Single travellers who do not mind sharing a Room ! - Save by pairing up with a fellow traveller (of the same gender) in a non smoking twin bedded room. Pay the Twin price only, with no single supplement and if we cannot pair you up then you get to stay in a single room by yourself at no extra cost. 
 
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 £84.00 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.