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CHS - Cape Cod Christmas - New Departure Points!

Dec 5, 2020 - Dec 6, 2020

Come and join the Connecticut Horticultural Society for the annual holiday trip!

2 Day(s) | 3 Meals


  • Deluxe Motorcoach
  • 1 Night Hotel Accommodations
  • 1 Breakfast
  • 1 Lunch
  • 1 Dinner
  • Sightseeing and Admissions per itinerary
  • Escorted by Brett Isaacson
  • Driver Gratuity
  • $25 Donation to CHS


Day 1

We head for a fun festive 2 days on Old Cape Cod. En route we visit BROWN & HOPKINS COUNTRY STORE, one of America’s oldest country stores, see all the holiday offerings! We will then make a stop at YOLENI’S a Greek Market in Providence. This store was modeled after the flagship store in Athens, Greece. Enjoy an appetizer tasting of Greek specialties. Time for lunch on own. Continue to the Cape for our overnight at the CAPE CODDER RESORT in Hyannis. The Cape Codder grounds are decorated as an Enchanted Village with a glow of thousands of lights setting the mood for a nostalgic display. Topiary animals will greet you as you make your way past rows of miniature Christmas Trees and Santa’s Village reminiscent of an old fashioned Enchanted Village. Welcome dinner at the HEARTH & KETTLE RESTAURANT. This evening we’re off to GARDENS AGLOW at the HERITAGE MUSEUMS AND GARDENS in Sandwich. Featuring over nine miles of holiday lights, marshmallow roasting, merry music, visits from Santa, model train displays—this twinkling wonderland is sure to dazzle anyone who enters the festive grounds.

Day 2

Following breakfast we head to COUNTRY GARDENS for a workshop to make your own air plant ornament and do some holiday shopping at this wonderful Garden Shoppe. We are off to enjoy lunch at the historic DAN’L WEBSTER INN before enjoying a holiday cabaret performance by Jody Ebling. Our last stop is the SANDWICH GLASS MUSEUM for a GLASSBLOWER’S CHRISTMAS. The museum will feature Cape Cod glass artists on their forest of Christmas trees, a special exhibit Glass Menagerie A-Z featuring glass animals in a winter setting and don’t miss the glass blowing demonstration. We head for home following a fun overnight on Old Cape Cod.

Departure Locations

West Hartford - Emanuel Synagogue

Depart: Depart 7:15 AM

Return: Return 8:45 PM

Emanuel Synagogue, 160 Mohegan Dr, West Hartford

Manchester - Park & Ride Commuter Lot, Buckland St & Pleasant Valley Rd

Depart: Depart 7:45AM

Return: Return 8:00 PM

Manchester - Park & Ride Commuter Lot, Buckland St & Pleasant Valley Rd











Payment Policy

DEPOSIT: $100 pp due with reservations; FINAL PAYMENT: October 26, 2020

Cancellation Policy

If a passenger cancels after deposit and before October 1, 2020 fee of $75 pp; no refunds if cancelled after October 1, 2020 unless a substitute is provided.

Trip Protection Policy

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:

1. Website: https://nta.aontravelprotect.com Tour Operator Location #076068. You can also view plan details on this site.

2. Call Aon 1-800-388-1470. Tour Operator Location #076068. Customer service agents can also answer questions about each plan.

3. Call Friendship Tours / The Ship Shop 860-243-1630 or 800-243-1630

Trip Protection Coverage with CANCEL FOR ANY REASON coverage is available when purchased within 14 days of your initial deposit—ask Friendship Tours/The Ship Shop for more information

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