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BEGINS IN: NEWPORT, RHODE ISLAND

Lobsters, Wineries and Foods of New England

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Program #12312RJ
7 Days | 6 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
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Experience the diversity of New England cuisine and the region's beautiful scenery during a weeklong journey through Rhode Island, Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. Discuss with professional winemakers, lobstermen, fishermen and farmers the products they grow and harvest from the lands and seas. Learn about specialty products created by local entrepreneurs and enjoy field trips to vineyards, farms, sugarhouses, markets and the ocean.


Highlights

• Visit a sugarhouse in Vermont's beautiful Green Mountains preparing traditional Vermont maple-sugar treats, including “sugar-on-snow," boiling maple syrup served over ice.
• Meet with local lobstermen and fisherman to discuss the challenges of fishing in the Gulf of Maine.
• Meet with experts on winemaking in both Rhode Island and New Hampshire.

Activity Notes

Walking up to one mile over varied terrain, unpaved and uneven surfaces, boarding a boat. Standing on field trips.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Newport, R.I., 2 nights; coach to Ogunquit, Maine, 2 nights; coach via New Hampshire to Brandon, Vt., 2 nights; coach to Newport, R.I., departure.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
6 nights of accommodations
18 meals: 6 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 6 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
14 Field trips
3 Performances

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4.9
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