b'Fabulous adventure with great personal services! My husband, sister and friendsare already talking about reserving our place on another VBR in 2020 thatincludes stops in Canada in the fall!~ Kathleen M., Auburn, IL Day 1 - Boston of the amazing sites in the area. FollowingDay 7 - NewportArrive in Boston and transfer to your centrallythe tour, there is time to take in the essenceWe start the day with an excursion aboard -located hotel on your own. There is time toof this coastal gem on your own. Later thisthe Rum Runner II. This motor yacht is our get acquainted with the city before joiningevening, rejoin the group for a delicious guide back to the time of Prohibition. As we your Tour Manager and fellow travelers at lobster dinner. Overnight Kennebunkport,cruise through the waters of Newport Harbor the hotel this evening for an introductoryME. (B, D) and Narragansett Bay, we see sites of oldmeeting. Overnight Boston, MA. Day 5 - Lake Winnipesaukee Cruise speakeasies and learn about the rumDay 2 - Boston This morning we transfer from coastal smuggling routes outlaws took. During this Start the day with a guided tour of Boston.Maine inland to Wolfeboro, NH. It is here cruise, beautiful seaside mansions, islands Learn about the citys history and see that we board the Mount Washington for aand marine life come into view. After lunch landmarks pivotal to the birth of a nation. scenic cruise across the beautiful waters ofon your own in Newport, we meet atOur tour ends at Quincy Market, where youNew Hampshires largest lake, Lake Newport Craft Brewing and Distilling Co. for can enjoy lunch at leisure within this historic Winnipesaukee. As we cruise, see other a tour of their beer-making facilities. Sample market. The remainder of the afternoon isboats moving across the waters, beautifulsome of the most popular offerings, such as free to sightsee at your leisure. This evening,lakeside houses and lush patches of colorfulRhoderage and the 1639 Pale Ale. rejoin your group for dinner. Overnight forest. This one-way cruise takes us to Weirs Boston, MA. (B, D) Beach, where you have time to explore theThe evening concludes with a ride aboard resort town. Later this evening, we board the Newport & Narragansett Railroad for Day 3 - Kennebunkportthe Caf Lafayette Dinner Train, for a 20-milean elegant dinner train experience. Views of This morning board Amtraks Downeaster atjourney through the Pemigewasset River Aquidneck Island and Narragansett Bay are Bostons North Station for the journey toValley. Savor a chef-prepared five-course the backdrop of our trip as you dine onWells, ME. Upon arrival, we transfer by dinner in a fully restored dining car as youexquisite chef-prepared cuisine and aremotorcoach to Kennebunkport, where yougaze upon the dramatic evening vistas. enraptured by the vintage Pullman-stylehave time to explore the towns sites andThe experience is so special, it was evenexperience the train offers. Overnighthave lunch before we set sail. This afternoon,named on the Wall Street Journals list ofNewport, RI. (B, D)get an up-close look at Maines lobster Dinner Trains Around the World. Day 8 - Tour Conclusionindustry on a scenic lobster cruise. Look atOvernight Lincoln, NH. (B, D) Your East Coast adventure concludes after the colorful forests bordering the watersbreakfast. A group transfer to Boston South edge, pass the Bush family compound orDay 6 - Newport Station or Boston Logan Airport willhave your picture taken with the days catch.This morning we drive to Newport, RI, accommodate trains and flights departing Overnight Kennebunkport, ME. yachting capital of the world. This seasideafter 1:00 p.m. (B)town is nicknamed New Englands summer Day 4 - Portland resort and is known for its summerFrom the beautiful waterline to the cottages. The most famous home is The undeniable charm of the towns boutiqueBreakers, the Vanderbilts summer home.shops and cobblestone streets, Portland hasWe tour the 70-room mansion, now aso much to offer. This morning we set outNational Historic Landmark, and see howwith a local guide to learn about the areasthe elite lived during Newports Gilded Age.history, hear stories of the past and see someOvernight Newport, RI. (B)For Vacations By Rails complete collection of vacations, visit www.vacationsbyrail.com or call 877-253-9891 113'