Fall for New England

From
  • $2,599
  • 9
    Days

BOSTON, PORTLAND, NORTH CONWAY, STOWE & THE BERKSHIRES

You’ll definitely fall in love with New England as you journey from Boston to Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, and Massachusetts. You’ll embrace centuries of history as you walk the Freedom Trail in Boston and visit the Salem Witch Museum further north. You’ll enjoy breathtaking mountain views and awe-inspiring beaches and seascapes. And the vibrant colors and majesty of the fall foliage make this a trip of a lifetime.

COVID-19 UPDATE


For the safety of everyone in the group, smarTours requires all travelers to provide a negative, viral COVID-19 antigen or PCR test issued no more than 3 days prior to departure, documentation of recovery from COVID-19 from your healthcare provider, or proof of full vaccination before departure.

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Itinerary at
a Glance

  • 2 nights in Boston
  • 1 night in Portland
  • 2 nights in North Conway
  • 1 night in Stowe
  • 1 night in the Berkshires
  • 1 night in Boston

Tour
Highlights

  • Freedom Trail Guided Tour
  • Salem Witch Museum
  • The House of the Seven Gables
  • Gondola Skyride at Loon Peak
  • Maple Syrup Tour & Tasting
  • Billings Farm & Museum
  • Norman Rockwell Museum

Activity Level: Discoverer 

Your Tour
Includes

  • Ground transportation in air-conditioned motor coach
  • Accommodations at first-class hotels
  • Porterage (1 bag per person)
  • 11 meals: 8 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 2 dinners
  • Comprehensive sightseeing tours including admission fees as indicated in the itinerary
  • Professional Tour Director

Tour Itinerary

Arrive in Boston

Welcome to Boston, the largest city in New England and one of the oldest in the United States, founded by Puritan colonists in 1630. Boston is also filled with history from the American Revolution. Tonight you’ll enjoy a welcome dinner with the other smarTours travelers.

AC Hotel | Dinner

Boston

Start your day with a 90 minute guided Freedom Trail walking and bus tour steeped in history from the American Revolution. The tour starts at Boston Common and passes many of the city’s historic landmarks including: Massachusetts State House, Park Street Church, Granary Burying Ground, King’s Chapel, Benjamin Franklin Statue, Old Corner Bookstore, Old South Meeting House, Old State House, Boston Massacre Site and Faneuil Hall. You’ll then have the afternoon to explore Boston at…

Boston/Salem/Kennebunkport/Portland

Enjoy your journey north along some of the coast’s finest beaches and seascapes. Your first stop is Salem, the location of the infamous witch trials, where you’ll visit the Salem Witch Museum & The House of the Seven Gables. Next, you’ll continue to the charming harbor town of Portsmouth, NH and enjoy the old time seaport atmosphere and its wealth of historic buildings before crossing into Maine. During your journey you’ll drive through the popular…

Portland/North Conway

Embrace some of New England’s most beautiful scenery as you traverse the White Mountains that divide the New England states of New Hampshire and Vermont. You’ll drive along the famous and scenic Kancamagus Highway which offers not only beautiful vistas, but also one of the best fall foliage viewing areas in the world. You’ll also visit the picturesque Albany Covered Bridge, witness the beauty of the Lower Falls and Rocky Gorge scenic areas as well…

North Conway

Today begins with a 10-minute ride to the summit of Loon Peak in a Gondola Skyride. At the end, you’ll enter a high alpine world of refreshing breezes and stunning mountain views. You’ll then continue to Montpelier, Vermont’s Capital, a small town known for its historic sites, maple syrup farms & fantastic food. Here you’ll enjoy a Maple Syrup tour & tasting at a local farm. You’ll continue your drive back to North Conway via…

North Conway/Stowe

Journey to Stowe, VT where you are free to enjoy this idyllic New England town at your leisure. We recommend a hike on the ‘Bingham Falls Trail’ – a 0.5 miles out and back trail located near Stowe, that features a waterfall. The trail is good for all skill levels and is primarily used for hiking, walking & nature trips. You might also wish to visit the Von Trapp Family Lodge, established by the family…
Fall in New England

Stowe/The Berkshires

Continue south, where you will take in some of the most spectacular scenery in Vermont’s Green Mountains. With their dense forests, the mountains are home to bears, moose, wild turkey and deer. You’ll see picture-perfect villages and some of Vermont’s famous covered bridges before crossing into Massachusetts’ Berkshires, known for their rural beauty and cultural assets. But first stop is Woodstock for a visit to the Billings Farm and Museum. Then, you will taste the…

The Berkshires/Boston

Begin your day in Stockbridge and visit the Norman Rockwell Museum on your journey back to Boston. The Museum houses the world’s largest and most significant collection of Rockwell’s work, including 998 original paintings and drawings. Rockwell lived in Stockbridge for the last 25 years of his life and the museum is the most popular year-round cultural attraction in the Berkshires. You’ll then head to Boston where you’ll enjoy a Farewell Dinner with the other…

Depart Boston

After breakfast, you’ll begin your journey home filled with lasting memories from your time in beautiful New England.

| Breakfast

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