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A Taste of New England - self drive

6 days fr £590pp

Boston • Kennebunkport • Freeport • North Conway • Essex - Green Mountains

TOUR DETAILS
Accommodation:
  • Superior fr £590pp
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    Also included:
    • 5 nights accomodation
    • Electronic Discovery Guide
    Not included:
    • International Flights (unless otherwise stated)
    • Car Rental
    • Tolls
    • Parking Charges
    Overview
    This six-day self-drive tour is paradise for foodies, giving you the chance to sample some of New England’s finest foods, from maple syrup to seafood, artisan cheeses to Ben & Jerry’s ice-cream, as well as fine wines and award-winning beers. It includes a stay and a cookery class at The Essex in Vermont, renowned for its gourmet dining. Along the way, the stunning scenery of forests, beaches and mountains will ensure that this trip is a feast for your eyes, not just your tastebuds.
    Day 1
    Boston - Kennebunkport - Freeport, ME
    You’ll head out from Boston this morning and make for Kennebunkport, a quiet seaside village that’s a popular summer holiday destination. Here you can explore the charming shops, galleries, lobster pounds, fish markets and seafood restaurants before a stroll along the sand dunes at Goose Rocks Beach. You’ll then continue to Freeport, a beautiful coastal village, where you’ll stay overnight.
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    Day 2
    Freeport - North Conway, NH
    You’ll have some time to explore Freeport this morning, and may like to visit Wolfe’s Neck State Park, home to climax white pine and hemlock forests, a salt marsh estuary, and rugged rocky shorelines. You’ll then continue to North Conway, driving through the stunning White Mountains.
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    Day 3
    North Conway - Essex, VT
    This morning you’ll leave the White Mountains and drive toward Essex. Your first stop will be at Waterbury, where you can tour the Ben and Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory and sample some of its wares before continuing to Vermont. Vermont is the largest producer of pure maple syrup in the US, and here you may like to visit some maple syrup farms before continuing to Essex, nestled in the Green Mountains, where you’ll stay overnight.
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    Day 4
    Cooking at the Essex
    Today you’ll enjoy a memorable culinary experience and pick up some new skills as you attend the renowned Cook Academy at The Essex for a low-pressure cookery class. You’ll work alongside one of the chefs, preparing a delicious three- or four-course meal using local Vermont ingredients, then you’ll be able to enjoy the fruits of your labour, along with a glass of wine.
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    Day 5
    Essex - Green Mountains, VT
    This morning you’ll drive through the Green Mountains, symbol of the state of Vermont. Here you may like to enjoy outdoor activities such as hunting, fishing, hiking, biking and cross-country skiing, or just take in the beautiful views and perhaps treat yourself to a visit to one of the eight local cheese-makers.
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    Day 6
    Green Mountains - Boston, MA
    On your way back to Boston today you may like to stop off at The Boston Beer Company, a leading brewer of handcrafted, full-flavored beers, to take a tour and sample some of the 18 distinctive, award-winning styles of beer.
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