White Mountains, Rails & Sails

White Mountains, Rails & Sails

Welcome Aboard! Travel in comfort aboard our deluxe motor coach to the majestic White Mountains of New Hampshire.

White Mountains, Rails & Sails

New Hampshire

 

Included:

  • Fully escorted Gunther Motor Coach transportation

  • 4 nights at Silver Fox Inn

  • 4 hearty continental breakfasts

  • 4 dinners (including 1 dinner train)

  • Guided Tours, including:

          - White Mountains

          - Kancamagus Highway

  • Attractions and admissions per itinerary, including:       

          - Rocks Estate

          - Moose & Bear Program

          - Mount Washington Cog Railway

          -  Squam Lake Pontoon Boat Cruise

          - Meredith Village

          - Kellerhaus Ice Cream and Candies

          - Lake Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad Train Ride

-         White Mountains Visitors Center

-         Conway Scenic Railroad Train Ride

-         North Conway Village

-         Loon Mountain Gondola Ride

  • Baggage handling (1) per person

  • Driver, Tour Manager & Step-on Guide Gratuities

 

Day 1

Welcome Aboard! Travel in comfort aboard our deluxe motor coach to the majestic White Mountains of New Hampshire. After checking into the Silver Fox Inn for the next four nights, we are treated to a delicious dinner at the Inn. Located at the center of Waterville Valley Resort, the Silver Fox Inn is within walking distance to the Town Square and Shops.

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Day 2

After a hearty continental breakfast, we meet our step-on guide, and depart for a day of New Hampshire sightseeing. Our guided tour takes us through the White Mountains, from Franconia Notch to Mount Washington, to our first destination of the day, the Rocks Estate in Bethlehem, New Hampshire. Rocks Estate is a 1,400-acre preserve overlooking New Hampshire's Presidential Mountain Range that features an education center, a sustainable Christmas tree farm and offers educational nature adventures. The Rocks Estate was originally the summer home of a successful 19th-century Chicago businessman, and now is owned by the Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests. Enjoy an entertaining and educational presentation on the Estate's Moose & Bear Program built around two of New Hampshire's most intriguing animals. Aided by the use of antlers, pelts and skulls, the programs knowledgeable guide will enhance your understanding of the habits and habitat of these animals. Following our tour, we continue our day of sightseeing by traveling to the Mount Washington Cog Railway, located in scenic Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, in the heart of the White Mountains. Enjoy lunch on your own at the Base Station of Mount Washington. After lunch we will embark on one of the world's greatest railway adventures on the World's First Mountain-Climbing Cog Railway train! The scenic train ride takes passengers to the summit of Mount Washington. You will enjoy the spectacular panorama that stretches out before you as the diesel locomotives climb the tallest mountain in the Northeast. Before returning to the Inn for a good night's sleep, a delicious dinner is included at a local restaurant that serves up great local flavors.

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Day 3

After a hearty continental breakfast, we meet our step-on guide, and depart for another day of New Hampshire sightseeing. We begin our day of touring on board a pontoon boat for a narrated cruise on Squam Lake. This unforgettable boat cruise has something to delight everyone! Learn about the natural history of the lake, the wildlife that makes Squam so special, and the people who enjoyed these lakes for over 5,000 years. View locations where the movie "On Golden Pond" was filmed over 30 years ago. Watch for Common Loons, Bald Eagles, and other wildlife. Next, we will have some leisure time to explore the picturesque New England community of Meredith, and browse its many specialty shops and restaurants. After lunch on your own we will visit Kellerhaus. For over 100 years the Kellerhaus family has proudly made the finest quality ice cream and candies in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire. Also, you will find a gift shop full of unique confections and specialty gifts. We will conclude our day of touring on board the Lake Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad. Enjoy a nostalgic scenic excursion along the shores of the lake while dining on a delicious roast turkey dinner with all the trimmings. The relaxing train trip provides terrific views of this sparkling lake and a unique view of some of the beautiful lakeside homes and summer cottages. Following our train ride, we return to the Inn for a restful night's sleep.

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Day 4

After a hearty continental breakfast, we meet our step-on guide, and depart our final day of New Hampshire sightseeing. We begin with a stop at the White Mountains Visitors Center. Here you will find in-depth information and excellent displays that provide visitors with a thorough overview of the White Mountains. While you're at the Center take time to visit the Gift Shop. Next, we climb aboard the Conway Scenic Railroad for a train ride through the picturesque valley to Conway, New Hampshire. Upon our arrival, you will have leisure time to enjoy strolling through the quaint New England community of North Conway Village. North Conway Village is in the heart of New Hampshire's Mt. Washington Valley, and is home to more than one hundred fifty stores, fine art galleries, and factory outlets. Following lunch on your own we embark on a riding tour along the Kancamagus Highway as we travel to the Loon Mountain Gondola Ride. We'll ride New Hampshire's longest sky ride to the 2,733-foot summit of Look Peak for stunning views of the surrounding White Mountains. After returning to the Inn, relax, unwind and freshen up before this evening's dinner at the Inn.

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Day 5

After a hearty continental breakfast we depart for home with many fond memories of New England's spectacular lake and mountain scenery, and of our delightful railway adventures!

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B=Breakfast, D =Dinner

August 24-28, 2020 (Monday-Friday)

 

Price:

 

$1,029.00 Double/PP

 

$989.00 Triple/PP

 

$979.00 Quad/PP

 

$1,229.00 Single

 

$719.00 (Child Ages 5-10 with 2 paying adults)

 

Deposit:  $125.00/PP

 

Balance Due:  July 11, 2020 

 

                           Depart                 Return

Gunther                6:00 AM               8:00 PM

Carney                 6:45 AM               7:15 PM

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details Times
Carney Park & Ride Carney Park & Ride - 2980 Jomat Ave. Parkville, MD
Exit 31A (Harford Rd north) off Route 695
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Gunther Charters Gunther's - 7443 Shipley Ave. Harmans, MD (GPS)
Lot C off of Shipley Ave.
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