The Best of Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine

September 12 - 20, 2017 (9 Days)

The hallmark of this classic New England trip is the upscale quality of all of the hotels, many of which are historic landmarks. Indeed, these grand hotels of New England are cultural attractions in themselves! Elegance and tradition await your arrival. Quaint villages with white-steepled churches, colonial houses, village greens, rock fences and great American historic sites – this is the perfect getaway to Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine. From scenic mountain drives to endless ocean views, New England nature will refresh and inspire you. Join us on this amazing trip to the birthplace of American Liberty.

Tour Highlights

  • Norman Rockwell’s Museum & Studio
  • Stockbridge
  • Edith Wharton Home
  • Historic Deerfield
  • Yankee Candle
  • Berkshire Hills
  • Billings Dairy Farm
  • Lake Champlain Cruise
  • Shelburne Museum
  • Green Mountains of Vermont
  • Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream
  • Maple Syrup Tree Farm
  • Atlantic Ocean Coastal Boat Cruise
  • Boothbay Harbor
  • Portland Headlight in Maine
  • Lexington & Concord
  • Boston
  • White Mountains of New Hampshire

What's Included?

  • Round trip airfare on regularly scheduled flights
  • Transportation to/from Chicago airport
  • Deluxe motorcoach transportation
  • 8 nights deluxe hotel accommodations
  • 16 meals: 8 breakfasts, 8 dinners
  • All taxes, gratuities (including driver & tour director) & luggage handling, & airline fee for 1 bag per flight.
  • All attractions, sightseeing tours & admission charges.
  • Services of an experienced American Classic tour director.
  • Travel Guard Trip Insurance: Trip cancellation & interruption, emergency medical & transportation & luggage insurance 


Day 1

Flight to Boston. Explore Quincy Market. Guided tour of Boston’s Freedom Trail. Arrive at the elegant, historic Lenox Hotel located near Copley Square in Boston for one night. Dinner at hotel.

Day 2

Breakfast. Guided tour of Lexington & Concord. Explore historic Deerfield, MA. Yankee Candle Flagship Store. Scenic travel through the Berkshire Hills of Massachusetts. Arrive at the upscale Orchards Hotel set along the Mohawk Trail, Williamstown, MA for two nights. Dinner at hotel. 

Day 3

Breakfast. Norman Rockwell Museum & Studio, Stockbridge, MA. Free time in charming Stockbridge. Tour author Edith Wharton’s    dignified country estate & gardens, The Mount, Lenox, MA. Dinner at hotel.

Day 4

Breakfast. Bennington Battle Monument, Bennington, Vermont. Scenic travel through the Green Mountain National Forest.
Vermont County Store, Weston, VT.  View historic downtown Woodstock, VT and see Middle Covered Bridge. Billings Farm - highlights Vermont’s Farm Heritage on this working dairy farm with Jersey cows, creamery, farmhouse & more,Woodstock, VT. Arrive at the Alpine-style Trapp Family Lodge nestled in the mountains near Stowe, VT for two nights. This lodge is owned by the original von Trapp Family made famous in the beloved movie, The Sound of Music. Dinner at lodge. 

Day 5

Breakfast. Explore Shelburne Museum’s vast collection of Americana including the steamboat, Ticonderoga. Lake Champlain cruise on Spirit of Ethan Allen, Burlington, VT. Dinner at the von Trapp Bierhall. 

Day 6

 Breakfast. History Tour of the Trapp Lodge provided by a member of the von Trapp Family. Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory with tour & tasting. Drive by Vermont Capitol Building. Morse Farm Maple Sugarworks. Arrive at the grand Mt. Washington Hotel in the White Mountains near Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, two nights. Built in 1902 this luxury resort has been a favorite retreat for presidents, poets and celebrities. Dine in elegance at hotel.

Day 7

Breakfast. Free day to enjoy the resort amenities. Optional attraction: Mount Washington Cog Railway. Dine in elegance at hotel.

Day 8

Breakfast. Scenic travel through White Mountain National Forest, NH. Lunch and shopping in seacoast village of Boothbay Harbor,   Maine. Atlantic Coast Boat Cruise. Arrive at Spruce Point Inn at Boothbay Harbor, for one night. This is exactly what most guest’s picture when they think of an oceanside resort in Maine. This historic inn is the perfect setting for creating “oceanside memories made in Maine.” Dinner at inn.

Day 9

Breakfast. Visit Portland Headlight, Cape Elizabeth, ME. Flight to Chicago. 

Lodge in Luxury

Featuring stays in Premier Hotels

Rest your head in the heart of downtown Boston at the luxurious Lenox Hotel. Enjoy the upscale Orchards Hotel in the rolling hills of Williamstown, Massachusetts.  Relax at the Alpine-style Von Trapp Family Lodge, owned by the Von Trapp Family made famous by the "Sound of Music." Live like a king at the Grand Mt. Washington Hotel, nestled white mountains of New Hampshire. Savor the amazing ocean views from the Spruce Point Inn, a historic oceanside resort in Maine. 


Your plane ticket is purchased, your hotel rooms are reserved, your dinners are arranged, tip and tax are pre-paid, your trip is insured, your tickets to entertainment and attractions are purchased, your escort is ready, 

all that is left.....IS YOU.



To make a reservation call 800-666-0358 or email us at We hope you will join us on this world-class trip and join our amazing community of travelers. You'll love it, we guarantee it.

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