New England – Excursions & Sightseeing
2015 prices in £’s
Bar Harbor (Maine)
Lobster Boat Ride aboard the Lulu. One of the ‘must do’ excursions in the Bar Harbor, Acadia National Park area! The only lobster boat tour in Bar harbor hosted on a traditional Downeast-style lobster boat that is also a US Coast Guard inspected small passenger vessel. Lulu has been featured on the Travel Channel, PBS, Outdoor Channel and many others. Watch Captain John raise his lobster traps, learn all about what he finds inside. Experience a sample of the life and work of the Maine Lobsterman. Enjoy the antics of the seal colonies as Lulu quietly approaches rock ledges where they rest at the lower tides. Visit Egg Rock Lighthouse and share the Captain’s interest in local history and folklore. For more information go to www.lululobsterboat.com 2 hour cruise £37.00 per adult, children (2-12 yrs) £25.00. Pre-booking highly recommended.
Old Town Trolley Tour: A fully narrated 90-minute tour covers more than 100 points of interest; free reboarding at any of the 17 convenient stops. Operated by America’s most famous trolley tour company, this is Boston’s original and most popular trolley tour. Tickets are valid for one full loop of the tour. Ride the second consecutive day free! Daily 09.00 to 16.00 (17.00 May-Oct) Prices £28.00 per adult. Child £17.00 (4-11 yrs).
The Spirit of Boston on Boston Harbor delivers the most entertaining and unique combination of dining, dancing, entertainment and spectacular views. Cruising year-round from Boston’s historic Seaport District, the Spirit of Boston offers Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Cocktail, Moonlight Cruises and much more! Breathtaking views of Boston Harbor. DJs playing Top 40 hits. And an amazing wait staff singing show-stopping favorites. All included for one price. Get out on the water in Boston, come aboard today! Prices £43 per adult. Child £33 (under 12 years). Dinner cruise (3 hours departs 7pm, boarding begins 6.30pm – £79 per adult. £45 (under 12 years).
Boston Whale Watch High-speed catamarans are the fastest, most comfortable way to view the ocean’s most fascinating and magnificent creatures. Getting you to and from the whales in less time means you get to spend more time actually watching them. Our catamarans feature 3 outside decks for optimum viewing capability. Inside you’ll find climate-controlled cabin space with cushioned seating, tables, state-of-the-art sound and video systems, and a galley offering snacks and beverages for purchase. Professional researchers from the Whale Center of New England, the region’s foremost authority on whale populations, are onboard for every trip to provide narration. Prices £35 per adult, Seniors (over 64) £29. Children (3-11 years) £25.
Wrentham Village Premium Outlets: 170 designer outlets, all located in one attractive outdoor center located approximately 45 minutes south of Boston. Stroll through this New England style village and find a “who’s who” of today’s most popular designer labels and leading brands. Each outlet store offers incredible savings of 25 to 65 percent every day. Prices £33 per adult, £19 per child (3-11 years).
Cape Cod Excursion: An all day excursion to a world of sand dunes and beaches. A narrated sightseeing cruise of Hyannis harbour features the best possible view of the Kennedy family compound. Time is provided for lunch (on your own) either before or after the cruise. Then travel through the area’s quaint seaside villages for shopping and sightseeing. Tour includes admission to the Harbour Cruise. Sun, Tues, Thur, Sat: 09.30 between 25 May – 13 September. Prices £39 per adult, £27 per child (5-11 years).
Plimoth Plantation: Journey south to Plimoth Plantation where you will become part of the Pilgrim’s world in the 1600s. In this living museum, accompany the pilgrims as they go about their daily tasks. Visit the Craft Center where artisans recreate 17th century pottery, baskets, books and furniture. Lunch is on your own. While there, take in some of the interesting historical sites of Plymouth Harbor; Plymouth Rock, the Mayflower II, Cole’s Hill, Brewster Gardens or the 50 minute Plymouth Trolley Tour. Operates Mon, Wed, Fri 09 Jun-24 Oct. Prices £47 per adult, £32 per child (3-11 years).
For reservations call Just America on 08448 806802 (local call cost) or 01489 892329
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