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RHODE ISLAND / MASSACHUSETTS / NEW YORK / MAINE

Adventures Afloat: Fall Foliage Voyage on the Hudson River and New England Islands

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Program #20423RJ
9 Days | 8 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Voyage among quintessentially New England seaports and up the Hudson River to experience the beautiful foliage of Massachusetts, Maine, Rhode Island and New York. During this autumn adventure, witness the region’s most picturesque countryside and learn about the history and culture that are the foundation of the American experience.


Highlights

• Learn about the living maritime history of Nantucket, where grand sea captain’s houses still line the cobblestone streets.
• Enjoy a field trip to Kykuit, the magnificent Hudson Valley estate that was home to four generations of Rockefellers.
• Delight in the tradition of a New England clambake.

Program Notes

The Oct 10 departure of this program runs from New York City to Boston; all ports remain the same.

Activity Notes

Standing for up to two hours at a time, up to four hours a day. Mobility is essential, as small boats and tenders are sometimes used for disembarkation and re-embarkation.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Boston, Mass., 1 night; transfer to Salem to embark Yorktown, 7 nights (ports of call include Bar Harbor, Maine, Bath, Nantucket, Mass., Newport, R.I., Yonkers, N.Y., Poughkeepsie); disembark New York City, departure.

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8 nights of accommodations
23 meals: 8 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 8 dinners
8 Expert-led lectures
8 Field trips

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4.9
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