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I've been a 10 plus year group leader with Friendship Tours & The Ship Shop and wouldn't hesitate to recommend them for day trips, overnights and cruises. We can always be sure that if the "Friendship Family" is involved it will be a organized, safe and enjoyable trip.
             Bunnie Thompson
             Norwalk, CT

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Boothbay Harbor, ME
June 3-5, 2019

Boothbay Harbor, ME<br/>June 3-5, 2019
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Come and join us for our visit to the charming Maine Coast - Boothbay Harbor, June 3-5, 2019.

Day 1: Depart aboard our deluxe motorcoach as we head north to Boothbay Harbor, the perfect Maine getaway. Spend 2 nights at the charming BOOTHBAY HARBOR INN. The Inn is located on this scenic Harbor, near the footbridge and boasts amazing views of the water! Welcome dinner marks our arrival at the Inn.

Day 2: Visit the COASTAL MAINE BOTANICAL GARDEN, a natural wonder on 250 acres of shorefront in mid-coast Maine. Join our garden docents for a guided walking tour. Enjoy an afternoon at leisure to explore the charming village of Boothbay with its wonderful shops, crafts and exciting harbor front. This afternoon we will sail through the harbor for a LITTLE BIT OF MAINE CRUISE offering a glimpse of the beauty, wildlife, summer colonies, lighthouses and history that the great state of Maine has to offer. Enjoy a lobster dinner tonight.

Day 3: After breakfast we depart for Kennebunkport. We join our local guide for a delightful city driving tour highlighting Dock Square, Ocean Avenue, The Bush Family Estate at Walker’s Point, the Maine coastline and more… Free time for lunch and exploring in Kennebunkport before returning home with wonderful memories of our Maine getaway.

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Departure Locations:

Danbury, CT
Exit 2 Commuter Park & Ride on Mill Plain Road 

Waterbury, CT
Chase Parkway Commuter Park & Ride, across from Naugatuck Valley Community College

West Hartford, CT
Commuter Park & Ride Lot across from Target, Village Square Rd, near West Farms Mall

Manchester, CT
Park & Ride Commuter Lot, Buckland Street and Pleasant Valley Rd

West Springfield, MA
Quality Inn, 1150 Riverdale St

$499/person - double or triple
$619/person single
(based on 40-50)

To make reservations please call our office, 800-243-1630 / 860-243-1630
Deposit: $200 pp due with reservations
Final payment: April 22, 2019
When making reservations online, payment in full is required at the time of the booking.

CANCELLATION POLICY: If a passenger cancels from deposit to April 22, 2019 fee of $100 pp; April 23 to May 20, 2019 fee of $250 pp; no refunds if cancelled on May 21, 2019 or later unless a substitute is provided.

Trip Protection Coverage is strongly recommended. Aon Affinity administers the NTA Travel Protection plan designed specifically for members of the National Tour Association. The Pre-existing medical condition exclusion can be waived by purchasing the Enhanced Plan within 14 days of your deposit or initial payment. Purchase of the plan within this time period also provides eligibility for the Financial Insolvency benefit. Traveling companions / roommates are required to take the same plan (Basic or Enhanced) in order to be properly covered.  Premium is non-refundable once paid.

    Three ways to enroll:
  • Website:  Tour Operator Location #076068.  You can also view plan details on this site.
  • Call Aon 1-800-388-1470.  Tour Operator Location #076068.  Customer service agents can also answer questions about each plan.
  • Call Friendship Tours / The Ship Shop  860-243-1630  or 800-243-1630

Please review the NTA Protection Plan brochure carefully for details of coverage and call them at 1-800-388-1470 if you have any questions.

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Friendship Tours

Friendship Tours specializes in tour and cruise packages. We plan customized daytrips, overnight trips, cruises, special events and shows, sports events, and more.

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