Vermont & New Hampshire Trip 2023

September 17-23, 2023

7 days – 6 nights

$1,550.00 Per Person

Double Occupancy 

Package Includes:

  •  Overnights to & from New England
  • 2 Nights Lodging at Killington, VT Grand Hotel
  • 2 Nights Lodging at Best Western Plymouth, NH
  • 6 Breakfasts
  • Luncheon at the Trapp Family Lodge
  • 3 Dinners including Lake Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad
  • Evening of Entertainment
  • Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory Tour
  • Cabot Cheese & Lake Champlain Chocolate Shops
  • Covered Bridge
  • Quechee Gorge
  • Franconia Notch Visitor’s Center
  • Narrated Cruise on Squam Lake
  • View of “The Basin”
  • Loon Mountain Gondola Ride (in season)
  • Moultonboro Country Store or Loon Center
  • Souvenir Gift
  • Luggage Handling in Vermont & New Hampshire
  • Taxes & Meal Gratuities
  • Motorcoach Transportation

Sample Itinerary:

Day 1: Depart from your hometown and travel to your overnight stop where lodging has been                arranged for you (pack an overnight bag); dinner is on your own this evening.

Day 2: Following breakfast, check out and travel to Vermont, stopping for rest and lunch on                    your own en route to your lodging at the Killington Grand Hotel. Upon arrival, you will                  check-in and enjoy dinner and entertainment.

Day 3: Breakfast this morning, then depart with your local guide for a day in northern Vermont.              Tour Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory and try a sample of their delicious confection.                        Arrive at the Trapp Family Lodge where a hot and cold luncheon buffet awaits your                        group, complete with Austrian pastries. Visit the property, lodge, gift shop, and hear all                that is new in the “Sound of Music” family. Continue on to Cabot Cheese & Lake                              Champlain Chocolate Shops with a stop for photos at a covered bridge. Dinner is on                       your own this evening.

Day 4: After breakfast, check out and depart with your guide for New Hampshire. Stop for                        photos at Quechee Gorge, Vermont’s “Little Grand Canyon.” A short nature walk on the                paved path at “The Basin” uncovers the beauty of the water-filled, basin-shaped natural                rock pothole. Ride the longest sky ride in New Hampshire, the Loon Mountain Gondola.                View an orientation film at the Franconia Notch Visitor’s Center. Arrive in Plymouth                        where you will check into the Best Western Plymouth for the next two nights, and dinner              is included once again.

Day 5: Arise to another breakfast at the inn, then depart with your local guide for Squam Lake,                where “On Golden Pond” was filmed. Enjoy a narrated morning cruise and be on the                    lookout for loons! Lunch is on your own in the Lakes Region, followed by a visit to the                    Moultonboro Country Store or the Loon Center. Arrive at Lake Winnipesaukee Scenic                    Railroad to board the train for a scenic ride along the shores of the lake, complete with a              roast turkey dinner.

Day 6: Following breakfast, check out and travel to your overnight stop where lodging has been              arranged for you this evening (pack an overnight bag); dinner is on your own this                            evening.

Day 7: Enjoy breakfast, then check out and prepare for your departure home – taking fabulous              memories with you of your vacation in beautiful Vermont & New Hampshire!

Call or email Helen Semak to book today!

(423) 559-9295

[email protected] 

861Live Oak Trail NE, Cleveland, TN 37323

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Cancellation protection is encouraged for medical emergencies that may occur. The Enhanced option must be paid within 14 days from the day the first deposit for the trip is paid to the organization and/or group leader. There is an additional Enhanced upgrade – Cancel for Any Reason. Cancellation must be made no later than 48 hours prior to your scheduled departure, conditions, limitations, and exclusions do apply. These plans are only valid for trips booked through White Star Tours. To purchase the protection, please contact NTA/AON Insurance via their website at https://nta.aontravelprotect.com and provide the Tour Operator Location #386097.