Travel to Cape Cod & The Islands for 7 days to experience tours of Boston, charming Nantucket Island, Newport and more! This trip features a Nantucket Whaling Museum tour, Newport's Breakers Mansion tour and a classic New England Lobster dinner.
Sunday, Sept. 23: Arrive in Boston
Flight to Boston. Upon arrival meet your Tour Director and transfer to your Cape Cod hotel to begin a six night stay.
Monday, Sept. 24: Hyannis, Plymouth & Sandwich
Today enjoy a Hyannis Tour to learn more about the history of the Kennedys and this seaside resort. Travel through Hyannis Port, home of the Kennedy Compound and see the Kennedy Memorial & St. Francis Church. Later visit Plimoth Plantation, an accurate re-creation of the Pilgrim’s 1627 village where costumed interpreters portray colony residents in this living history museum. Stop to see famous Plymouth Rock, the place where the Pilgrims first stepped ashore after a 66 day trans-Atlantic voyage. Later journey to the charming village of Sandwich. Incorporated in 1639, it is the oldest town on Cape Cod and known for its glassware. Visit the Heritage Plantation, where a collection of Americana ranges from early art and artifacts to horticulture, military history and a 1912 carousel. Enjoy a Welcome Dinner this evening with your fellow travelers. (B,D)
Tuesday, Sept. 25: Nantucket Island
This morning board a ferry and cruise to scenic and historic Nantucket Island featuring a cobblestoned Main Street, unspoiled beaches, sea captains’ houses and art galleries. Enjoy a visit to the Nantucket Whaling Museum including its rooftop observation deck overlooking the harbor and other whaling exhibits all reflections of an island that some 300 years ago was the whaling capital of the world. Enjoy some time at your own pace to shop or explore the yacht filled harbor and waterfront. This afternoon board a ferry and return to your Cape Cod hotel. (B)
Wednesday, Sept. 26: Boston City Tour
Today visit the historic city of Boston. Enjoy a Boston City Tour featuring Boston Commons, the Old State House, the Old North Church from where Paul Revere got the signal to start his famous ride, the Old South Meeting House, Beacon Hill and Old Ironsides. Visit the Faneuil Hall Marketplace, located in downtown Boston near the waterfront and originally gifted to the city in 1742. Enjoy leisure time to grab a bite to eat, wander, people watch and shop. This evening enjoy dinner in Boston at a popular local restaurant then return to the Cape. (B,D)
Thursday, Sept. 27: Martha’s Vineyard Tour
This morning enjoy a scenic ferry ride to famous Martha’s Vineyard where little has changed since European settlers arrived early in the 17th century. The island’s resident population includes writers, artists, entertainers and fishermen. Your Martha’s Vineyard Tour includes the colorful Victorian cottages of Oak Bluffs, Edgartown with its stately houses built by whaling captains, pristine beaches and colorful yacht harbors. Also view the picturesque Aquinnah Lighthouse and Gay Head. Later return via ferry and back to your hotel. (B)
Friday, Sept. 28: Newport Sightseeing
Today visit Newport, Rhode Island, one of New England’s most delightful coastal cities and a long time favorite vacation site of affluent socialites and yachting enthusiasts. Enjoy a Newport City Tour and drive by the Touro Synagogue, the oldest synagogue in America, the International Tennis Hall of Fame and the splendid estates along Bellevue Avenue. Marvel at the extravagant life-style of a bygone era with a guided tour of The Breakers Mansion, the Vanderbilt’s lavishly decorated turn of the century mansion. Follow “Ten-Mile-Drive” along the magnificent rocky coast which boasts exquisite estates from the early 1900’s. Enjoy some leisure time in Newport to explore the galleries and quaint shops. Tonight’s Farewell Dinner is a traditional New England Lobster Dinner. (B,D)
Saturday, Sept. 29: Cape Cod - Boston
Flight Home Today transfer to the Boston airport filled with wonderful memories of your Cape Cod & the Islands Tour. (B)
Price: $2,160 per person, based on double occupancy. Single occupancy is $2,899 per person.
Deposit: $500 per person is required to confirm your reservation.
Final Payment: Due on or before June 1, 2018.
Cancellation Policy: Deposit is non-refundable.
After June 1, 2018, trip cost is non-refundable.
Optional not included in price:
- Group Airfare (minimum 10 passengers) $587 per person
- Transfers (airport-hotel, hotel-airport) $100 per person
- 6 Nights at One Hotel
- Nantucket Island Visit
- Nantucket Whaling Museum
- Boston City Tour
- Plimoth Plantation
- Plymouth Rock
- Martha’s Vineyard Tour
- Newport’s Ocean Drive
- Breakers Mansion Tour
- Heritage Plantation
- New England Lobster Dinner
- Faneuil Hall Marketplace
- 9 Meals: 6 - Breakfasts (B) &
3 - Dinners (D)
- Daily Sightseeing
- Admissions per Itinerary
- Baggage Handling
Travelers on this tour should be in reasonably good health. Certain components of this trip may not be able to accommodate those with special needs. We regret that we cannot provide individual assistance to guests with walking, dining or other personal needs.
Travel insurance is highly recommended and available through Travel Leaders / Destinations Unlimited. If the insurance premium is paid within 14 days of deposit, pre-existing conditions are covered, some limitations apply. If you decline the insurance offered by the agency, we strongly advise the purchase of travel insurance through another broker.
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