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Essex Steam Train with Lunch Onboard & Riverboat Cruise, CT

Friday - Sep 11, 2020

Lunch, train and riverboat excursion - all in one day! Enjoy a 3 course lunch & train ride aboard a restored 1920s Pullman Diner Car. Then transfer to the Becky Thatcher Riverboat for a Connecticut River cruise with views of Gillette Castle & more.

1 Day(s)


  • Deluxe Motorcoach
  • Essex Steam Train ride along the Connecticut River
  • Lunch in the Dining Car of the Essex Steam Train (advance entree choice of: Beef Tips & Gravy, Baked Chicken, or Eggplant Parmesan)
  • Connecticut River cruise onboard of the Becky Thatcher
  • Friendship Tours Tour Director
  • Reservations are non-refundable. Trip is rain or shine.

Departure Locations


Depart: 9:00 AM

Return: 5:30 PM

Exit 2 off I-84, Commuter Park & Ride on Mill Plain Rd., Danbury


Depart: 9:45 AM

Return: 4:45 PM

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

West Hartford/New Britain

Depart: 10:15 AM

Return: 4:15 PM

Commuter Lot across from Target, Village Square Rd & Hartford Rd., New Britain / West Hartford
Please park on the left side of the lot as you enter the driveway.





Cancellation Policy

These trips are non-refundable. Please provide a substitute.

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