Friday October 15, 2021
Arrive in the delightful lakeside resort town of Wolfeboro for free time on your own for lunch
After lunch tour the WRIGHT MUSEUM – a museum about the World War II years with both war exhibits such as aircraft and tanks, and exhibits from everyday life.
Enjoy a two-hour trip on the WINNIPESAUKEE SCENIC RAILROAD along Lake Winnipesauke. Ride the rails while eating HARTS HOT ROAST TURKEY carved at your table with all the trimmings!
CHECK IN at at Fireside Inn, Gilford New Hampshire for a 2-night stay.
Saturday October 16, 2021
After BREAKFAST, at your hotel, meet your local guide for a day of touring New Hampshire!
First stop a TOUR of PEPI HERRMANN CRYSTAL GALLERY – As one of only a handful of master crystal cutters in the United States, he has devoted his career to reviving the lost art of Brilliant cut crystal. At his shop you will see a short video and then be given a demonstration of crystal cutting.
Next you will ride the FALL FOLIAGE SPECIAL TRAIN. This train travels north from Meredith, traveling by lakes Waukewan & Winona and along the Pemigewasset River, to Plymouth. The destination is the Common Man Inn in Plymouth where guests are welcomed in for a HOT BUFFET LUNCHEON. On the return trip you will be greeted by members of the Ashland Historical Society as you tour the restored ASHLAND RAILROAD STATION. Each passenger receives a COLORFUL SOUVENIR TRIP BOOKLET filled with history and photos.
After our arrival back at Meredith Station a visit will be made at KELLERHAUS CANDIES, home of homemade chocolates, candies and ice cream!
DINNER included this evening.
(B, L, D)
Sunday October 17, 2021
After BREAKFAST, checkout and join our local guide once again for a day of touring!
Ride the TRAMWAY to the top of Cannon Mountain. Spectacular rugged mountain scenery with a short loop trail around the summit showing off the towering peaks of the Franconia and Kinsman mountain ranges, with views of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, and Canada.
THE WORLDS FIRST MOUNTAIN CLIMBING COG RAILWAY. Arrive in time for a LUNCH included then enjoy a Scenic Train Ride to the Summit of Mount Washington, the Northeast’s Highest Peak! The round-trip cog ride takes approximately three hours, generally including one hour stop at the summit. We recommend that you bring a camera and extra jacket or sweater. Remember, some trains are fired by coal — so dress accordingly.
Arrive in Lincoln New Hampshire for a delightful overnight stay at Indian Head Resort with DINNER included.
(B, L, D)
Monday October 18, 2021
This morning, after BREAKFAST at your leisure, we check-out and begin our return for home!
Before we leave New Hampshire, we have one last train for you to enjoy this morning. A ride on the HOBO RAILROAD. “The Hobo Railroad in Lincoln, New Hampshire features an hour and twenty-minute train excursion into a bygone era when train travel was at it’s peak. It’s a timeless trip through a natural woodsy setting along the Pemigewasset River, just minutes away from Franconia Notch.
Travel home while enjoying the New England Scenic Fall Foliage along the way!