Your Journey Begins with Friendship Tours
With each day comes a new sunrise and a new opportunity. When designing our logo several years ago, it was no accident that we picked a rising sun and an endless road. These are symbols of our optimism of the joys of travel you will experience as your journey begins with Friendship Tours.Learn More
Safe Journey by Friendship Tours: Our Commitment to a Safe Journey
Safe Journey: Our Commitment to a Safe Journey has been carefully designed...
Important Update from Friendship Tours/The Ship Shop:
The situation surrounding the coronovirus continues to evolve quickly. Your safety and health is our number one priority. All motorcoach Day Trips scheduled to depart through Aug 9, 2020 are cancelled. Please click on the tour descriptions for more details (Day Trips, Overnight Tours, etc). We will use emails and our website to communicate updates. We are also happy to speak with each and every one of you. Please be patient as we do our best to answer your questions and to return your messages.
A day trip is a great way to visit New England and the metro areas’ must-dos as well as hidden gems. From harbor cruises to museums to historic landmarks, even lunch with a spectacular show, Friendship Tours offers an impressive variety of fun-filled Motorcoach Day Trips. And whether yours is a large group or just a small get together of friends, we can turn any day into an unforgettable day. Leave the driving, tour planning, and parking to us. Our experienced drivers and expert Tour Directors will be there to ensure a worry free day.
Day Trips depart from several convenient departure points throughout Connecticut & Massachusetts, including Manchester, West Hartford/New Britain, Waterbury, Danbury, and West Springfield, MA. The departures locations vary depending on each trip, please refer to the description in each trip listing for details.
Important Update from Friendship Tours/The Ship Shop:
The situation surrounding the coronavirus continues to evolve quickly. Your safety and health is our number one priority. All motorcoach Overnight Tours scheduled to depart through September 18, 2020 are cancelled. Please click on the tour descriptions for more details (Day Trips, Overnight Tours, etc). We will use emails and our website to communicate updates. We are also happy to speak with each and every one of you. Please be patient as we do our best to answer your questions and to return your messages.
Your motorcoach journey awaits… Motorcoach overnight tours offer unforgettable destinations to visit. Motorcoach overnight tours range from the Canadian Atlantic provinces in the north, south to the Carolina’s and as far west as Michigan. These tours feature deluxe motorcoaches, first-class hotels, exciting attractions, the best restaurants, and unique experiences with that special "Friendship" touch. Our experienced drivers and expert Tour Directors add to the journey while ensuring everything goes as planned.
Motorcoach Overnight Tours depart from several convenient departure points throughout Connecticut & Massachusetts, including Manchester, West Hartford/New Britain, Waterbury, Danbury, and West Springfield, MA. The departures locations vary depending on each trip, please refer to the description in each trip listing for details.
Broadway has suspended performances through January 3, 2021.
If you have tickets for one of these suspended performances, you will be contacted by Friendship Tours with information on refunds.
ShowBus is the most convenient, user-friendly way to travel into New York City.
Hop aboard a comfortable, deluxe motorcoach from multiple departure locations in Massachusetts and Connecticut. Relax as Friendship Tours whisks you away to your exciting Broadway show adventure.
Everyone here at Friendship Tours supports our performing arts, and we are all hoping for Broadway theatre to come back as fast as possible. but there are still many hurdles to get over before that can happen.
"The Broadway experience can be deeply personal but it is also, crucially, communal,” said Chairman of the Board of The Broadway League Thomas Schumacher. “The alchemy of 1000 strangers bonding into a single audience fueling each performer on stage and behind the scenes will be possible again when Broadway theatres can safely host full houses. Every single member of our community is eager to get back to work sharing stories that inspire our audience through the transformative power of a shared live experience. The safety of our cast, crew, orchestra and audience is our highest priority and we look forward to returning to our stages only when it’s safe to do so. One thing is for sure, when we return we will be stronger and more needed than ever.
Broadway will return, check back for 2021 dates and show listings!
Entertainment, Food & Fun…
Join us for a fun day of entertainment and lunch at any of these daytime events. Drive on your own to the various beautiful venues throughout Connecticut & Massachusetts. Enjoy a delicious lunch followed by a wonderful musical performance.
We can provide motorcoach transportation for your group of 40 or more people; we can help to find a group for your smaller group to share transportation with; or you can Drive on your Own to the event!
Important: Reservations must be made in advance. We need to know that you are joining us! Call us at Friendship Tours 860-243-1630 so that we can assist with any questions.
Ship Shop Cruises
The Ship Shop is ready to help you plan your next cruise vacation! Cruising is one of the fastest growing segments of the travel industry. The ocean breeze and lapping waves are calling your name, and we’re here to make sure you answer the call in style.
Tropical destinations, Trans-Atlantic crossings, river cruises, and journeys to all of the continents are in your reach. We have a number of group departure options that you can join to take advantage of discounted group rates, as well as convenient transportation to your pier or airport. If you don’t see what you’re looking for, give us a call, and we would be happy to customize your own personalized cruise experience.
For world travelers and adventurous tour explorers, we have a number of fly tours that can take you to the global destination of your dreams.
Go a little further with a tour that takes you across the continental United States, journey to the National Parks, Europe and beyond. We can organize the perfect tour for you.