New England and the Hudson Valley | Globus Tours

Maine, New England Lighthouse - fall colors
Coastal Maine

New England and the Hudson Valley

10 days | Boston to New York

From the Salem Witch Trials to the Headless Horseman, New England is home to some of the nation’s oldest settings and stories. Fact, fiction, and fantastic scenery abound on this 10-day New England and the Hudson Valley tour from Globus Tours.

Boston and Concord’s most significant sights of the American Revolution are balanced with the peaceful vistas of coastal Maine, rural New Hampshire, and mountainous Vermont. Ferry across Lake Champlain to immerse yourself in the scene stealers of New York and Massachusetts, including the lakeside resort of Lake Placid, the picturesque Berkshire Mountains, and the orchard- and vineyard-dotted riverbanks of the Hudson Valley.

Globus Tours provides everything you need for the perfect vacation – from hand-selected hotels to expert Local Guides and included VIP sightseeing access to the world’s iconic sites.

Depending on the size of your group, you can take over an entire date for this tour.

Peace of Mind Travel: All 2021 travel bookings automatically come with Globus Tours 2021 Peace of Mind Travel Plan – free of charge. This plan gives guests the ability to move their booking to another destination, vacation, brand or a different 2021 or 2022 departure date.

Trip Highlights

  • Visit Lexington Common National Historic Site, including Battle Green, the Minuteman Statue, and the historic Buckman Tavern

  • Experience the amazing flavor of fresh maple syrup on a local farm tour

  • Pamper your palate with local wines at a wine tasting event at Shelburne Vineyard

  • Indulge in your Olympic dreams with guided visits of the Olympic Museum, Olympic Center Ice Rink, and the Olympic Ski Jumping Complex

  • Tour the famed West Point Military Academy with a local guide

Berkshires, New England
Berkshires

New England and the Hudson Valley mapItinerary at a Glance

DAY 1: Arrive in Boston

Welcome to Boston! In the evening, meet your Tour Director and traveling companions for a welcome drink.

DAY 2: Boston

Visit Lexington Common National Historic Site, including Battle Green, the Minuteman Statue, and the historic Buckman Tavern. Enjoy a historic drive to Concord and visit the Old North Bridge followed by lunch at the historic Concord Colonial Inn. 

DAY 3: Boston – Portland

Sightseeing with a Local Guide in Salem, followed by a scenic drive along the coastline into Maine. Includes a stop at Cape Neddick’s Nubble Lighthouse en route to Portland. Orientation tour of Portland with a lighthouse-keeper presentation.

DAY 4: Portland – Jackson

Free time this morning before driving to Freeport. Orientation walk includes a regional treat tasting. Scenic drive through New Hampshire’s White Mountains to Jackson. 

DAY 5: Jackson – Ludlow

Scenic drive into the Green Mountains in Vermont. Visit a maple syrup farm for a local treat. Scenic drive to Ludlow with free time in the evening.

DAY 6: Ludlow – Lake Placid

Visit Shelburne Heritage Park followed by a wine tasting at Shelburne Vineyard. Board a ferry for a scenic crossing on Lake Champlain to New York. Continue to Lake Placid.

DAY 7: Lake Placid

Guided visits of the Olympic Museum, Olympic Center Ice Rink, and the Olympic Ski Jumping Complex. Free time this evening.

DAY 8: Lake Placid – Berkshires

Scenic drive through the Adirondack Mountains with a stop in Saratoga Springs en route to the Berkshire Mountains. Free time this evening.

DAY 9: Berkshires – Tarrytown

In the morning, enjoy a guided visit of Chesterwood Residence and Gardens. Continue through the Hudson Valley en route to West Point, followed by a tour of the West Point Military Academy with a Local Guide. Farewell dinner this evening. 

DAY 10: Tarrytown – New York City

Free time this morning before driving to the Newark International Airport. Schedule departing flights from Newark after 4 p.m.

Eagle Mountain House - Jackson, New Hampshire
Eagle Mountain House

Accommodations

Sheraton Hotel | Boston
Sheraton Boston is located just four miles from the Boston Logan Airport. Rooms have fantastic views of the Charles River or Historic Back Bay.

Holiday Inn by the Bay | Portland, Maine
Set along the picturesque shores of Casco Bay, Holiday Inn by the Bay offers a waterfront view that extends to the Calendar Islands and is convenient to downtown.

Eagle Mountain House | Jackson, New Hampshire
Built in 1879, Eagle Mountain House is one of the few remaining Grand Hotels in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. Recognized as a Historic Hotel of America, the hotel has maintained its 19th century charm while offering modern conveniences.

Jackson Gore Inn | Ludlow, Vermont
Located at the base of Jackson Gore, this charming hotel boasts the charm of a country inn with the convenience of modern hotel services and amenities.

Golden Arrow Lakeside Resort | Lake Placid, New York
Surrounded by the Adirondack Mountains, the resort sits on the shores of Mirror Lake featuring a private beach with sweeping views of the lake and surrounding mountains.

Holiday Inn & Suites | Berkshires, Massachusetts
Situated near many of the area’s top attractions, the Holiday Inn & Suites Pittsfield-Berkshires features comfortable guest rooms and an on-site restaurant and bar.

Double Tree by Hilton | Tarrytown, New York
Situated in Tarrytown-Sleepy Hollow, home to Washington Irving’s Legend of Sleepy Hollow, DoubleTree by Hilton is surrounded by charming shops and restaurants.

Dates and Pricing

September – October 2021 | From $2,906 per person

Price does not include airfare. An air-inclusive vacation is available that includes free airport transfers and flights coordinated with vacation dates. Contact us for complete details.

Inclusions

  • One-of-a-kind Itinerary
  • Globus Tour Director
  • Expert Local Guides
  • Hand-Selected Hotels
  • VIP Sightseeing Access
  • Breakfast Daily, 1 Lunch, 3 Dinners

About Globus Tours

Colorado-based Group Voyagers, Inc. is the privately held company that markets and sells the Globus family of brands within the United States. Globus offers travelers unparalleled tour and small group travel packages. The Globus family of brands is dedicated to enriching the lives of travelers by turning foreign destinations into familiar harbors, where the expense of travel is forgotten and replaced by personal value.

At Globus, with a group of eight or more you can earn discounted or even free travel. Depending on the size of your group, you can take over an entire date for this tour. 

Contact us to find out more about tours and travel with Globus.

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