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Ogunquit - Lighthouses of Coastal Southern Maine

Sep 5, 2023 - Sep 7, 2023

Join us for 3 days along the Coast of Maine, a beautiful place by the sea.

3 Day(s) | 4 Meals


Highlights

  • Deluxe Motorcoach
  • Safe Journeys by Friendship Tours: our commitment to a safe journey protocols will be implemented
  • Smaller Groups: Tours will be limited to fewer passengers
  • 2 Nights Meadowmere Resort
  • Nubble Lighthouse
  • Portland Guided Tour including the Portland Head Lighthouse
  • Isles of Shoals Cruise
  • Foster's Clambake
  • 4 Meals: 2 Breakfasts, 2 Dinners
  • Friendship Tours Escort

Itinerary

Day 1

Depart aboard a deluxe motorcoach for the Coast of Maine. We’re off to view one of the most photographed lighthouses in the world, the NUBBLE LIGHTHOUSE. See the Nubble Light sitting atop its large rock island a few hundred feet off shore - don’t forget your camera. Enjoy 2 nights at the THE MEADOWMERE RESORT - Centrally located within walking distance from Ogunquit Village, Perkins Cove, and Ogunquit Beach. Enjoy rooms with a balcony or patio, relax by the indoor and outdoor pools, all set on 4 acres in beautiful Ogunquit. WELCOME DINNER marks our arrival.

Day 2

We depart for Portland and join our local guide for a delightful CITY TOUR highlighting the historic district, the Longfellow House, Victoria Mansion and the Sea Captains Homes along with a stop at PORTLAND HEAD LIGHT. Free time for lunch and exploring at the Old Port….many great shops, galleries, & innovative restaurants line cobblestone streets before returning to Ogunquit. Tonight it’s off to FOSTER’S DOWNEAST CLAMBAKE to dig into their prize-winning chowder, mussels, lobster, corn, potatoes, onions, rolls, and fresh Maine Blueberry Crumb Cake!

Day 3

This morning we board the Victorian style M/V Thomas Laighton for a 2 1/2 hour ISLES OF SHOALS CRUISE. Experience the fascinating legends of the New Hampshire & Maine Seacoast. Little known but historically crucial, the legendary Isles of Shoals, located 9 miles off the coast, are an intriguing archipelago of 9 islands steeped with history. As you glide through the Portsmouth Harbor, you will see a unique working port, an active naval yard, a naval prison, 5 historic forts, and 3 lighthouses proudly guiding mariners safely through the waters. Head for home with fun memories of our Maine getaway.


Departure Locations

Waterbury

Depart: 7:00 AM

Return: 8:00 PM

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

West Hartford/New Britain

Depart: 8:00 AM

Return: 7:00 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.

Manchester

Depart: 8:30 AM

Return: 6:30 PM

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


Pricing

DOUBLE - PER PERSON

$649

SINGLE - PER PERSON

$839

TRIPLE - PER PERSON

$649


Policies

Payment Policy

DEPOSIT: $150 per person due with reservations; FINAL PAYMENT: July 25, 2023

Cancellation Policy

If a passenger cancels from deposit to July 25, 2023 fee of $50.00 pp; July 26, 2023 to August 22, 2023 fee of $200.00 pp; no refunds if canceled on August 23, 2023 or later unless a substitute is provided.

Trip Protection Policy

Trip Protection Coverage is strongly recommended. Trip Protection offers coverage for Cancellation for covered medical reasons, Interruption, Emergency Medical, Travel Delay, & more.

The AON/NTA Travel Protection Plan offers 3 levels of insurance: Basic or Enhanced or Enhanced with Cancel For Any Reason (CFAR). The Pre-existing medical condition exclusion can be waived by purchasing the Enhanced Plan within 14 days of your deposit or initial payment. The Enhanced Plan with the add-on of CFAR must be purchased within 14 days of initial deposit. CFAR allows you to cancel for any reason up to 48 priors to departure and reimburses up to 75% of your nonrefundable trip cost.

To enroll: https://nta.aontravelprotect.com Tour Operator Location #076068 OR call AON 1-800-388-1470.

Premiums are non-refundable once paid. Terms & Conditions apply. Plan details are available at https://www.friendshiptours.net/protection-plan. Call Friendship Tours 860-243-1630 for assistance in enrolling.


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