New England in Depth with Niagara Falls

September 29 – October 11, 2022

13 DAYS – 22 MEALS

This tour of New England is one of our most in depth tours offered.  After experiencing the world-famous Niagara Falls, we truly experience the culture, beauty and history of this area at the most vibrant time of year, Autumn! We stay two nights at each of our resorts in Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine.  Along the way, we experience vibrant color, mountain vistas and rugged seashores.  To top it off, we experience the Amish country of Pennsylvania by being a guest for dinner in an Amish home.  You’ll return from this tour with a new appreciation of this amazing part of our country. If you haven’t yet checked this one off your bucket list, treat yourself this year with Sunnyland.

Highlights

  • Maid of the Mist tour of Niagara Falls
  • Tour of Niagara Observatory
  • Stay at Sheraton on the Falls Hotel
  • Buffalo Cattaraugus & Jamestown Scenic Railway
  • Tour & meal at Trapp Family Lodge
  • Lake Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad & Dinner
  • Tour Franconia Notch, White Mountains, & Mt Washington Hotel
  • Visit Rock Estates Wildlife Program and Christmas Tree Farm
  • Lobster boat cruise
  • Tour Amish Country
  • Flight 93 Memorial
  • Free time for shopping, exploring, and relaxing

Pricing

Double – $3,195 pp

Single – $3,945

Triple – $2,995 pp

Quadruple – $2,845 pp

Deposit: $50 pp (due at time of booking)

Travel Protection: call for a quote

Final Payment due August 19, 2022

Day 1

We spend our first day on the motor coach with a stop in Illinois for a buffet lunch. We will make our way to Dayton, OH to rest up for our first adventure. (L, D)

Day 2

Today, we will make our way to Niagara Falls where you will be free to spend your evening exploring on your own. (B, L)

Day 3

Today we will begin with a guided tour of Niagara Falls on the Maid of the Mist, then we will have a spectacular lunch at the Rainforest Cafe, followed by a tour of Niagara Observatory. We will finish our day with dinner together at the hotel before turning in for the night. (B, L, D)

Rainforest Cafe Niagara Falls Restaurant

Day 4

Today we enjoy free time in Sarasota Springs, New York on our way to Vermont. This evening we will marvel at the view from the Killington Grand Hotel where we will lodge the next two nights. (B, D)

Day 5

A tour of Ben & Jerry’s is sure to satisfy your sweet tooth today. Later we will have lunch at the Trapp Family Lodge and have free time to stroll and shop on the grounds. We will also visit Lake Champlain Chocolates, a distillery, Danforth Pewter and Cabot Cheese, all before returning to the Killington Grand Hotel for the night. (B, L)

Day 6

We begin our day today with a visit to the New England Maple Museum, followed by lunch in Woodstock on your own and time to shop. We will meet back up later for visits to a covered bridge, Quechee Gorge, and Vermonts “Little Grand Canyon.” We will finish off our day by traveling to New Hampshire to board Lake Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad and enjoy a roast turkey dinner as we make our way to our hotel in Gilford, NH. (B, D)

Day 7

Start off the day with a driving tour of Franconia Notch area in the White Mountains, then a visit of the Rock Estate where we will learn about the Christmas Tree Farm. We will have lunch on our own in Littleton along with time to shop and then travel to Loon Mountain for a Gondola ride to the top. We will then return to our hotel for some rest. (B, D)

Day 8

Today, we will visit Strawberry Banke and have lunch on our own in Portsmouth. We then will travel to and tour Maine’s oldest town, York, visit the photo stop at Nubble Lighthouse in Cape Neddick, and then visit Stonewall Kitchen. Our day will end when we arrive in Wells, ME where we will have dinner and lodge for the night. (B, D)

Day 9

Our first stop today is Perkins Cove in Ogunquit for strolling along the ocean and then all aboard a Lobster Tour boat for a 2-hour cruise. After the tour, we will travel to Kennebunkport for free time and lunch on our own, visit Franciscan Monastery, and tour Kennebunkport, driving past George and Barbara Bush estate, the Wedding Cake House and much more. Tonight, is a traditional Lobsterbake dinner! (B, D)

Day 10

Today we make our way to Lancaster, PA, but not without a stop at the Bird-in-Hand Marketplace for the finest in farm market shopping. Our knowledgeable, local guide will then join us for a tour of Amish Country. (B, D)

Day 11

As we begin to head our motor coach toward home, lunch and free time will be enjoyed at Kitchen Kettle. Before arriving in Wheeling, WV for the night, we will enjoy a tour of Flight 93 Memorial. (B)

first original memorial
first original memorial

Day 12-13

Having enjoyed an awesome tour of the Northeast, relax on the motor coach for a couple of travel days back to Springfield. You’ll have plenty of time to look forward to and make plans for your next exciting Sunnyland tour. (B-both days)