b"CANADA Mount WashingtonBartlett USAYOUR ITINERARY North Conway 3Days 1-2 - To Boston and North Conway PortlandWe fly to Boston, where we check into our hotel for the night. We enjoyUSAa sightseeing tour on Day 2, taking in selected parts of the citys famed Freedom Trail. We drive through the Back Bay area, past the historicBoston 1 PlymouthUSS Constitution to Copley Square and Beacon Hill for an insight intoRhode Island 4 HyannisBostons history. This afternoon we join Amtraks Downeaster serviceNewportfor the journey north. Named after the sailing vessels built by Maines shipbuilders, the Downeaster takes us on a 116-mile journey throughNights in hotel Rail CoachNew England to Portland, Maine. From here we continue by coach intoTOUR HIGHLIGHTSthe White Mountains, one of North Americas most beautiful landscapes.Our journey takes us through Maine and New Hampshire during theirJourney through the White golden season, when the trees are stunning shades of red and orange.Mountains.We arrive in North Conway, where we spend three nights.Days 3-4 - Railroads of New England Travel on the North Conway This morning we board the Mount Washington Cog Railway, whichScenic Railroad and the Mount opened in 1869 and climbs up Mount Washington. During the steam- Washington Cog Railway.hauled journey, we enjoy a short stop at the summit to take in viewsGet to know vibrant Boston and of the White Mountain Range. We make our return journey by coach,historical Plymouth.enjoying a scenic drive through the mountains. We see Crawford NotchVisit fashionable Newport and and call into Faddens Maple Sugarhouse in North Woodstock for lunch.tour the Breakers mansion.Our journey continues along the Kancamagus Scenic Highway, known as one of the best spots for fall foliage. Here, a tapestry of colour - fromWHAT'S INCLUDEDdeep, dark reds to delicate, pale yellows - lines our route. On Day 4 we enjoy a trip on the North Conway Scenic Railroad. Our journey begins atUK Tour Manager throughoutNorth Conways Victorian station. From here, we relive the legend that lives on in railroad history as we follow a route first taken over 132 yearsReturn flights from London ago. Our journey takes us through the scenic Saco River Valley to Bartlett,Heathrow to Bostonadmiring New Hampshires scenery as its covered in a blanket of dark red, yellow and brown. We return to the hotel by coach. All rail, ferry and coach transfersDays 5-6 - Plymouth and Cape Cod Luggage transfers on some We journey to Plymouth today, to discover the highlights of this historicalsections of the tourtown. We see Plymouth Rock, the spot where Pilgrims set foot on land7 nights 3 and 4-Star hotel in 1620 after their ship, the Mayflower, brought them to the New World.accommodation We also see the Founding Fathers Monument, a national monument3 breakfaststhat celebrates the Mayflower Pilgrims. We continue to Hyannis, on the Cape Cod peninsula. We spend three nights here. On Day 6, youre freeAll tour excursionsto relax or explore the region. Named for its peculiar shape, Cape Cod offers scenic beauty year-round. Marthas Vineyard, a famous summerREGIONAL DEPARTURES AVAILABLEresort popular with New Englands wealthy population, is a short ferryfrom Birmingham, Manchester, Glasgow ride away. Vineyarders, as the islands residents are known, are fiercelyand Edinburgh from 50 per person.protective of the islands traditions and heritage, so Marthas Vineyard has the look and feel of a bygone age, making it fascinating to discover.2021 DEPARTURESDays 7-10 - Rhode Island, Newport, Nantucket and homeWe discover Rhode Island, known for its sandy beaches and Colonial- Sep 13 2,495 Oct 5, 12 2,795era seaside towns, before heading to fashionable Newport, an erstwhile16 2,695 18 2,695destination for affluent visitors from across America. Newport is home19, 23 2,795 24 2,595to some marvellous mansions, and we tour one of its most famous26, 30 2,895today. The Breakers was built in 1895 as a summer home for Cornelius Vanderbilt II, Chairman and President of the New York Central Railroad2022 DEPARTURESsystem and a member of the wealthy Vanderbilt family. The rest of your day is free. Day 8 takes us by ferry to Nantucket, home to dune-backedSep 15 2,595 Oct 1, 4 2,795beaches, cedar-shingled buildings, high-end boutiques and steepled20 2,695 8, 11 2,695churches. We take a walking tour of the quaint Main Street ahead of a25, 29 2,795free afternoon. We return to Boston on Day 9, and theres free time toTour Code: ESC| per person based on 2 visit the citys Public Garden, the oldest in the USA and a delight to strollsharing. Deposit from 420 per person. around. This evening, we board our flight home, arriving on Day 10. Supplement for solo travellers from 795. Please note the itinerary for 2021 departures may differ, please call for more details. For the latest guidance on entry requirements, please visit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-adviceCall us on 01904 521990 or visit GreatRail.com for more details 59"