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MOUNTAIN TRAINS: SEPT 30-OCT 2, 2018

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MOUNTAIN TRAINS

Tour Includes

2-night accommodations at the Holiday Inn Express, White River Junction, VT, 2 expanded Continental breakfast, 2 dinners, Berkshire Scenic Railway, Bennington Village, Franconia Notch, Flume Gorge Visitors Center, Taste of New Hampshire Moutain Train Ride, Maple Experience, Green Mountain Round-trip luggage service

Prices

Package Price per Person: Single $579 | Double $465 | Triple $435 | Quad $419

Pickup Locations

Utica Radisson Hotel – Utica, NY – 6:15 AM
Wade Terminal – Schenectady, NY – 7:45 AM
Latham Farms Sams Club – Latham, NY – 8:15 AM

Tour Itinerary

 

Day 1, Sunday, September 30, 2018

Berkshire Scenic Railway – Sit back and enjoy the sparkle of New England’s bright foliage with views of Mount Greylock and the surrounding Hoosac Mountain Range. Learn all about this mountainous region from the gilded age with the on-board narration.  Bennington Village – Take time for lunch on own and browsing the shops in this charming New England village.  Taste of Vermont Tour – Visit the Apple Barn & Country Bake Shop, including panoramic views on a ride to the top of the orchard, learn history of the orchard and the area.

Arrive at the Holiday Inn Express, White River Junction, VT (2-nights) Dinner Included

Day 2, Monday, October 1, 2018

Expanded Continental Breakfast – With hot choices.  Franconia Notch – Drive through one of New Hampshire’s most scenic passages where shear rock walls reach up to the sky.  Home of the site of the state’s symbol, the ill-fated “Old Man on the Mountain“.  Flume Gorge Visitor Center – Perched high on a ridge in the scenic White Mountains with a million dollar view, see the orientation film to the notch including history on the famous “Old Man on the Mountain“.  Learn about the “Granite State” through exhibits on nature and commerce.  Time for lunch on own in the Cafeteria.  Taste of New Hampshire – Mountain Train Ride – Fall doesn’t get any better!!!  Munch on samples of New Hampshire made and grown products as you ride the rails through the majestic White Mountains of New Hampshire, through passes and notches with grand mountain vistas, and amazing foliage. Following the winding “Pemi” River you’ll cross over two span trestle.  New Hampshire Maple Experience – Visit historic Fadden’s, boasting syrup worthy of being named New Hampshire’s best a whopping five times, as well as being once named the best in North America!  The adjacent 18th century general store is a fifth-generation treasure, complete with squeaky floors, and original counters and display cases stocked with maple products, specialty foods, and New Hampshire souvenirs.  Dinner Included

Day 3, Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Expanded Continental Breakfast – With hot choices.  Travel Scenic Route 100 – One of America’s most scenic routes voted by Travel Magazine “A road cutting through the backbone of Vermont with spectacular fall colored mountain vistas around every corner”!

Green Mountain Flyer Rail Excursion – Ride in fully restored 1930’s antique passenger coaches pulled by a vintage locomotive.  Travel along the Connecticut and Williams Rivers between Bellows Falls and the 1872 Chester Depot.  Pass by covered bridges, a beautiful cascading waterfall and Brockway Mills Gorge.  Cross over the rivers for breath-taking views.

Ludlow Village – Take time to explore, and enjoy lunch on own.  Vermont Country Store – Stop in the 1946 New England Country Store, on the National Historic Register.  It’s like shopping in a museum with fascinating merchandise and New England antiques.

Special Requests

Do you have a seating preference for the motor coach?

If yes, please let us know your preference in the special requirements section on the booking page with the specific seat, seat location and if you would like to sit near someone. Check out our seat assignment policy page for our seating chart. If no preference is made, your seat will be assigned by Wade Tours.

To be FAIR and IMPARTIAL all seat assignments will be taken at the time of booking your reservation. We encourage you to book early to accommodate any special needs and to assure tat members of your party will be seated together. We reserve the right to assign seats when necessary.

Do you have a preferred room type?

We offer both two queen bed rooms and single king bed rooms. Please let us know your preference and we will do our best to match you to that room.

Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum 2007-07-” (CC BY 2.0) by Richard T Haddad