CONNECTICUT’S BEST

JULY 12 - JULY 15 - This nearby state is often overlooked as we travel through to other destinations. This tour showcases the best that Connecticut has to offer as a destination. Featuring BLOCK ISLAND, MYSTIC SEAPORT & MORE
CONNECTICUT’S BEST

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Jul 12, 12:00 AM – Jul 15, 12:00 AM
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CONNECTICUT’S BEST

Featuring BLOCK ISLAND, MYSTIC SEAPORT & MORE

JULY 12-15   4 DAYS/3 NIGHTS

This nearby state is often overlooked as we travel through to other destinations. This tour showcases the best that Connecticut has to offer as a destination. Our first day’s travel will take us to picturesque Waterford, CT where we will check in to our hotel for three nights after a stop for dinner. Tomorrow we will head to nearby Essex to board the Essex Steam Trainfor a scenic ride and lunch in a restored 1920’s Pullman Dining Car. Your meal will be prepared in the Colonial Hearth kitchen car, built for the US Army in 1953 to provide in transit meals. Arriving atDeep River Landing we will go from the train to the Becky Thatcher, a Mississippi style river boat for a one hour and 15-minute cruise. We will see such sights as the Gillette Castle and the Haddam Swing Bridge. Return will be in time to visit the famed Mystic Seaport Museum, complete with a recreated Seaport Village inside as well as many famous sailing ships that are in dry dock or are operational Dinner will be included. Day three will begin with a ride on the high-speed ferry from New London, CT to one of America’s last unspoiled locations, Block Island, just off the coast. This wonderful beach community offers unique shopping and dining, several beaches and hiking trails. With time to explore and have lunch, our return to the mainland will be mid afternoon. After a chance to relax, our evening will be at the charming shops and restaurants that make up Mystic Village. Dinner will be here at a place of your choice. With a morning departure on day four, we’ll stop mid day at Country Cupboard in Lewisburg, PA for some shopping and dining and arrive home early evening.

TOUR INCLUDES:  3 nights hotel, 1 dinner, one lunch, 3 breakfasts, train ride, riverboat ride, Mystic Seaport admission, Ferry Ride to Block Island, baggage handling, gratuities on included meals and taxes.

DOUBLE $749, TRIPLE $729, QUAD $709, SINGLE $999

Please note that days of attractions may vary due to scheduling.

We will send you paperwork with your pickup time and location.