Natural Beauty of New Hampshire

Jul 7, 2020 - Jul 9, 2020

Join us on our 3 day journey as we head north to view the scenic and natural beauty of New Hampshire.


3 Day(s) | 6 Meals


Highlights

  • Deluxe Motorcoach
  • 2 Nights Indian Head Resort
  • Evening Moose Tour
  • Castle in the Clouds
  • Squam Lake Cruise
  • Canterbury Shaker Village
  • 6 Meals: 2 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches, 2 Dinners
  • Friendship Tours Escort

Itinerary

Day 1

Depart aboard our deluxe motorcoach as we head north to view the scenic and natural beauty of New Hampshire. We begin with a visit to the CANTERBURY SHAKER VILLAGE, a National Historic Landmark. Inhabited from 1792-1992, the village was one of 18 Shaker communities that flourished across the eastern United States. Our tour will introduce the Shakers and their key beliefs, and highlight some of the enduring values that allowed them to create a successful utopian community. Following our tour, enjoy a box lunch. 2 nights accommodations at the INDIAN HEAD RESORT in Lincoln, NH. Resort amenities include indoor and outdoor pools, hot tub, tennis & shuffleboard courts and paddleboats. All aboard the CAFÉ LAFAYETTE DINNER TRAIN. Enjoy a two hour train ride complete with a 5 course dinner aboard restored vintage rail cars.

Day 2

We head to the CASTLE IN THE CLOUDS - a majestic 5500-acre mountain estate with breathtaking views of Lake Winnipesaukee. Thomas and Olive Plant loved their luxurious estate and entertained many notable guests including Teddy Roosevelt. Enjoy lunch at the estate before we return to our resort to relax. Enjoy a BEER, WINE & CHEESE RECEPTION before dinner in the dining room. Tonight, join in the fun as we journey through the majestic White Mountains in search of the gentle giants of the North Country on our 3 hour guided MOOSE TOUR. Our tour will depart our hotel at 8:30pm with an experienced moose guide. (Please understand that moose like all animals can be unpredictable and there is no guarantee of seeing a moose.)

Day 3

This morning we have a leisurely cruise aboard pontoon boats on our SQUAM LAKE CRUISE. Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and view locations where the movie “On Golden Pond” was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Loons, Bald Eagles and other wildlife. We head for home with memories of our scenic tour of New Hampshire.


Departure Locations

Danbury

Depart: 7:00 AM

Return: 8:30 PM

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

Waterbury

Depart: 8:15 AM

Return: 7:30 PM

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


Pricing

DOUBLE - PER PERSON

$615.00

SINGLE - PER PERSON

$769.00

TRIPLE - PER PERSON

$615.00


Policies

Payment Policy

DEPOSIT: $250 pp due with reservations; FINAL PAYMENT: May 26, 2020

Cancellation Policy

If a passenger cancels from deposit to May 26, 2020 fee of $125.00 pp; May 27, 2020 to June 23, 2020 fee of $300.00 pp; no refunds if canceled on June 24, 2020 or later 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


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