Strip back the glitz and glamour and get back to America’s organic roots on this 7 night New England adventure. From the historic city streets to creaking wooden jetties, walk in the footsteps of the first European settlers as you create your own tale of the original American Dream.
CITY LIGHTS AND HISTORIC WANDERINGS
Touch down to the bright lights of Boston and drop your bags off at your luxury abode. First up is a 360 view of Greater Boston – with endless panoramic views at every turn you’re sure to get into the Boston city swing. Back at ground level, indulge in some cultural pursuits with a visit to the JFK Library, the ideal spot to learn more about the amazing achievements of John F Kennedy. You’ll also have the opportunity to embark on the short drive out to Salem, home of the infamous witch trials, where – as well as history – you’ll discover a town that’s home to some incredible markets and restaurants. A true foodie highlight.
Back in the city, spend one of your afternoons aboard a whale watching cruise from Boston Harbour. A short trip out into the ocean will see you get up close and personal with the resident humpback whales, whose majesty will fill you with awe.
ENTER THE WILDERNESS
From the cosmopolitan to the untamed; from Boston you’ll move on to discover the raw beauty of New Hampshire. A place that’s brimming with boutique accommodation and a place that offers some of New England’s most exciting experiences, New Hampshire will be a definite highlight on your east coast adventure.
Begin with a journey to conquer the White Mountains. Home to a huge array of wildlife, be sure to have your camera ready as you wander, for the bird life and flora here are truly something to behold. If you’re super quiet, you may even be lucky enough to spot wild deer and moose.
Next we’ll have you exploring the culinary delights of the state, with a guided tour of some of the best farmer’s markets, breweries and vineyards. As night falls, we’ll ensure you’ve got reservations at the best restaurants around to ensure you’re refuelled and ready to discover what waits in Connecticut.
A HIDDEN JEWEL
The final portion of your trip will see you enjoy a picturesque drive down to Connecticut, where you’ll be immediately wowed by the stunning landscapes and wealth of options for exploration. A section of New England that is low-key and authentic; in Connecticut you’ll find the Litchfield Hills, picturesque wineries, hiking trails and stunning lakes. So you can just imagine what we’ve got in store for you here. That’s right – you’ll be spending your days here at wine tastings, on bicycle rides and antique shopping excursions to the area’s quaint antique shops.
Connecticut enjoys a slow-paced way of life, so serves as the most idyllic spot to end your journey through New England. Soak it all in with a large glass of vino, for tomorrow you’ll be back home and wondering if it was all just a beautiful dream …