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NEW DATE ADDED! Culinary Institute of America lunch at American Bounty & Experience: Taste, Learn, Tour

Tuesday - May 21, 2024

Spend the day at the Culinary Institute of America! Enjoy a sit down 3-course lunch at American Bounty, which is staffed and served by the CIA students. Next, participate in an interactive demonstration where you'll explore the science of taste with the CIA Experience. Connect with CIA students. Tour Roth Hall, the Bakery, and the Bookstore.

1 Day(s) | 1 Meals


  • Deluxe Motorcoach
  • Time at the Culinary Institute of America, Hyde Park, NY
  • Sit down lunch at the Culinary Institute of America at American Bounty. 3 course Menu: First course- Roasted Beet & Mixed Green Salad. Second course- Sautéed chicken breast, roasted garlic potato gratin, sautéed spinach, lemon butter sauce. Dessert- Warm molten chocolate cake, vanilla ice cream, dulce de leche. NO Menu substitutions. Dietary restrictions (e.g. gluten free or vegetarian) will only be met with advance notice.
  • CIA Experience- Taste, Learn & Tour
  • Friendship Tours Tour Director
  • Trip is rain or shine.

Departure Locations


Depart: 8:00 AM

Return: 7:00 PM

Manchester, Park & Ride Commuter Lot, Buckland Street & Pleasant Valley Road


Depart: 8:30 AM

Return: 6:30 PM

Farmington Park & Ride Commuter Lot, 575 Colt Highway (Rte 6) & South Rd, Farmington, CT


Depart: 9:15 AM

Return: 5:45 PM

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


Depart: 10:15 AM

Return: 4:45 PM

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





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If Friendship Tours needs to cancel a tour due to reasons beyond our control, you will receive a credit held on account with us without expiration or a refund check can be issued for the tour cost less a $10.pp administrative fee.

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