This tour is available only during the first three weeks of June when the brilliant Lupine flowers carpet local fields and pastures in a rolling sea of vibrant purples, pinks, blues and whites. The long lasting blossoms attract dazzling butterflies and create a breathtaking display against the majestic backdrop of the Franconia, Presidential and Kinsman Mountain ranges. Great photo opportunities in this spectacular mountain region of the Northeast. And there is our evening Moose Tour with a special driver/guide taking us where these gentle giants live in their natural habitat. All this and more in the great state of New Hampshire.
Day 2 - NORTHAMPTON/DEERFIELD/LINCOLN, NH
Morning guided sightseeing at the nearby historic village of Deerfield. Enjoy a cooking demonstration and the cooks garden, the Stebbins House built in 1799 with neoclassical furnishings from the period of the New Republic. And a bit of mystery as you guess what the object shown to you from the past was used for. An independent lunch before departing for Lincoln, New Hampshire, your home for three nights. Dinner this evening aboard the Café Lafayette Dinner Train in one of three restored Pullman dining cars with five courses of fine food served to you. Return to our hotel. Meals:B,D
MOUNTAIN CLUB ON LOON
Day 4 - COG RAILWAY/FRANCONIA VISITOR’S CENTER This morning enjoy a scenic train ride to the summit of Mount Washington in the White Mountains, the highest peak in the Northeast! It’s the world’s first mountain climbing railway! The ride is narrated and you’ll have a light lunch on arrival at the top of the mountain. Bring your camera and an extra jacket as the temperature gets colder as we climb higher on the train. Later today visit Fadden’s General Store, 5-time winner of “Best Maple Syrup in New Hampshire! Return to our hotel with dinner included this evening at a local restaurant. A distillery presentation at the hotel this evening by a local distillery with 4 samples of the spirits included! Meals:B,L,D
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I T I N E R A R Y
Day 1 – INDEPENDENCE/NEWARK/WILMINGTON/NORTHAMPTON
Morning departures take us into Connecticut for lunch and overnight in Northampton, MA. Meals:L
THE PURPLE MOOSE TOUR
June 10 - 14, 2021
5 days/ 4 nights
Wait List Only!
Day 3 - FIELDS OF LUPINE/AERIAL TRAMWAY/MOOSE TOUR
Our guide will join us after breakfast for a full day of touring beginning with the annual Fields of Lupine display of vibrant colors set against a backdrop of mountains. Photo stops will be made. Arrive for free time in Littleton to visit the White Mountain Canning Company with homemade jams, and other high quality products. Explore the main street of Littleton before we dine at and tour the Omni White Mountain Hotel. This afternoon, ride the Cannon Mountain Aerial Tramway to the top of Cannon Mountain for spectacular rugged mountain scenery! Return to our hotel for dinner on your own before our Moose Tour guide and motorcoach join us for your moose expedition! Meals:B,L
MOUNTAIN CLUB ON LOON
Day 5 - LINCOLN/HOME
Today we depart New Hampshire and travel home. We stop for lunch at the very historic Longfellow’s Wayside Inn, Sudbury, Massachusetts. Continue home arriving in Wilmington in the late afternoon followed by Newark and Independence. Meals:B,L
TOUR INCLUSIONS: Roundtrip transportation by chartered motorcoach * hotel accommodations for 4 nights based on double occupancy * breakfast daily, 4 lunches and 2 dinners * guided tour of Deerfield, daily guides in New Hampshire * admission to all sightseeing as per itinerary * luggage handling * taxes and gratuities for hotels, included meals and guides * services of a Tour Director from 4 Seasons Tours *
Conditions: A deposit of $100 is due with each reservation: Final payment is due April 24, 2021. Cancellations: After final payment date there are no refunds.
Responsibility: B & B Travel Inc, d/b/a 4 Seasons Tours and Travel acts only as agent for motorcoach company and all suppliers in arranging this tour. 4 Seasons Tours is not liable for loss, damage, injury, death or expense on account of delay, failure or accident of any conveyance or service or from any cause whatsoever, whether or not due to or caused by any company or person. No refunds for any unused portion of the tour.