The Best of New England in the Fall
13 days from £2,949 per person
Autumn is the ideal time of year to explore New England visit New England. The air is crisp and cool, there’s pumpkin pie and apple cider in abundance, and the glorious fall foliage decorates the region in russet, ochre and gold. Travelling through five states, we’ll take you to quaint mountain villages, college towns and coastal resorts. There are postcard-worthy views at every turn, from historic lighthouses and steeple-topped churches, to wooden covered bridges and rows of classic clapboard houses.
Your holiday includes:
11 excursions and visits
- City tour of Boston with local guide
- Visits to Newport; Provincetown; Mystic Seaport; Vermont State House in Montpelier; and Concord & Lexington
- Entrance to the Norman Rockwell Museum
- Time in Old Bennington and Woodstock
- Walking tour of Burlington
- Tour and tasting at Morse Maple Farm
- Flume Gorge and Cannon Mountain Aerial tramway
- 11 nights in hotels and 1 in flight (accommodation as specified or similar)
- International flights. Prices are based on return flights with Delta Airlines from London Heathrow. Supplements may apply from other airports
- 8 meals: 8 breakfasts (days 4-6 and 8-12) 2020 departures don’t include breakfast on days 8-9
- Titan’s VIP door-to-door travel service
- Titan tour manager
- Travel in destination by coach
UK - Boston
Titan’s VIP door-to-door travel service collects you from home for your flight to Boston Logan Airport. On arrival our coach will transfer us to our hotel.
Hyatt Regency (4-star) or Courtyard by Marriott Boston Downtown (3-star)
This morning we will enjoy a city tour of Boston with a local guide, taking in highlights such as the site of the Boston Tea Party, Back Bay and Beacon Hill, ending at Quincy Market. You are free to explore at leisure for the rest of the day.
We leave Boston early this morning and head south, towards Cape Cod. An optional excursion is available to Plimoth Plantation, alternatively spend your free time visiting the Pilgrim Hall Museum and walking around the village of Plymouth. We arrive in Hyannis later this afternoon and check into our hotel for the next two nights.
Hyannis Harbor Hotel (3-star)
Provincetown, on the tip of Cape Cod, is a small beach resort with a thriving artistic community. See historical villages and sandy beaches along Route 6A, as we travel along Cape Cod’s most scenic byway, and view areas of Cape Cod National Seashore including the great dunes of the Province lands, windmills, lighthouses and sea captains’ homes. In town, you can explore options such as MacMillan Wharf, the Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, art galleries and much more.
Newport - Mystic
We leave Hyannis this morning, crossing into Rhode Island and making a stop in Newport, where you will have free time. The city is famous for its grand mansions from the ‘Gilded Age’ of the late 19th century, and you can choose an optional visit to The Breakers, one of the most extravagant of these summer homes, built for Cornelius Vanderbilt II. We arrive in Mystic, where there will be time to explore Mystic Seaport, before continuing to our hotel.
Hyatt Place, Mystic (3-star)
Leaving Mystic this morning, we stop at locations to try and capture views of the spectacular fall foliage of the surrounding forest and later continue to the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, which houses the world’s largest collection of Rockwell’s paintings and illustrations. We reach Pittsfield early this evening.
Holiday Inn Pittsfield (3-star)
Woodstock - Burlington/Colchester
Today promises to be a scenic feast as we travel through the beautiful landscapes of Vermont with stops at Old Bennington to see its 200-year old church, and the charming small town of Woodstock. We arrive at our hotel in Burlington (2020) or Colchester (2021), early this evening.
DoubleTree by Hilton, Burlington (3-star) (2020) or Hampton Inn Colchester (3-star) (2021)
This morning we have a walking tour of Burlington, an attractive college town filled with historic buildings and plenty of green spaces. The rest of the day is free, with an optional tour to the pretty mountain village of Stowe, reached by gondola, another possibility this afternoon.
Montpelier - North Conway
Our first stop today will be Morse Farm, where the Morse family have been producing maple syrup for generations. There will be a chance to taste and buy their products before we travel on to the state capital, Montpelier for a tour of the grand Vermont State House. We arrive in North Conway this evening and check in to our hotel for the next two nights.
North Conway Grand (3.5 star)
Travel to the wonderful White Mountains region of New Hampshire, visiting Flume Gorge, in Franconia Notch State Park. This spectacular natural chasm stretches for 800 feet at the base of Mount Liberty and can be explored along a wooden walkway. Then we make our way to the Cannon Mountain Aerial Tramway where we take the cable car to the 4,080-ft summit of Cannon Mountain, where on a clear day you can see the mountains of four states and Canada. At the summit, you’ll find spectacular views from the observation deck, perfect for leaf-peeping. We return to the hotel this afternoon.
Leaving North Conway we make our way to Ogunquit in Maine - known as the beautiful place by the sea - stopping for lunch along the way. We arrive late this afternoon, spending our last night in New England at a hotel that’s just a short walk from town. There are many restaurants, cafés and bars and you’ll have time this afternoon to visit the sandy beach, take the Marginal Walk cliff walk or simply relax and enjoy your hotel facilities.
Meadowmere Resort, Ogunquit (3-star)
Day 12 Concord - Boston - In flight
Departing Ogunquit, we visit the town of Concord and the Minute Man National Historic Park, where the first shots of the American Revolutionary War were fired in 1775, followed by Lexington Battle Green, site of the opening battle of the war. From here we continue to the airport for your return flight to the UK.
Day 13 UK
Upon arrival, your Titan vehicle will be waiting for the journey home.
Important information about your destinationVisa is not included, please call for details Please note: On the 9 October 2020 departure, the Cannon Aerial Tramway will be closed. We’ll visit the Conway Scenic Railroad instead.
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