Skip to content
Phone: 508-457-7461
Toll Free: 866-518-6877

Historic Hudson Valley

Historic Hudson Valley

Join us for this trip to upstate New York's Hudson Valley, where we will see magnificent mansions from the Guilded Age and visit West Point Military Academy

Historic Hudson Valley Mansions

Tuesday, September 17 – Friday, September 20

 

Join us for this trip to upstate New York’s Hudson Valley, where we will see magnificent mansions from the Guilded Age and visit West Point Military Academy.

 

DAY 1 – Enjoy lunch (on own) in Newburg, then take a two-hour narrated cruise on the Hudson River aboard the Pride of the Hudson, passing historic lighthouses, waterfront mansions, and some of the river’s most unique and fascinating locations. We’ll check in at the Hyatt House Fishkill Poughkeepsie, then enjoy an included dinner at a local diner. (D)

 

DAY 2 – Meet our local guide and depart for the Culinary Institute of America, where we will have an opportunity to meet with current students at the Culinary Institute of America, learn about the CIA and what it is like taking classes there, and enjoy a unique tasting experience. Then, we’ll be treated to a delicious lunch at one of the schools’ restaurants. We’ll take a tour of Springwood Estate, the boyhood home and museum of Franklin D Roosevelt and visit the FDR Presidential Library and Museum. (B,L)

 

DAY 3 –We’ll take a guided tour of the Beaux-Arts Mills Mansion, one of the finest surviving great estates, boasting 65 rooms and 14 bathrooms. Then, enjoy an included lunch at Coppola’s Italian Restaurant before we take a guided tour of the Vanderbilt Mansion, a remarkably complete example of a gilded-age country place. We’ll explore Val-Kill, Eleanor Roosevelt’s quaint stone getaway, where she entertained friends, the press, activists, and official state visitors, then take a guided tour of the Walkway over the Hudson, which spans 1.28 miles over the Hudson River – Don’t forget your cameras! We’ll end the day with a delicious dinner at Shadows on the Hudson. (B,D)

 

DAY 4 –Before departing the Hudson Valley we’ll take a 90-minute guided tour of the campus of the US Military Academy at West Point to hear about its’ famous history and stories about its’ graduates that have shaped our nation, and then visit the West Point Museum. (B)

 

$ 1,329 per person, double occupancy, $ 1,579 single occupancy

Departure Times:

Dennis: 7:25 AM
Barnstable: 7:40 AM
Sagamore: 8:00 AM

D

Return Times:

Sagamore: 6:15 PM
Barnstable: 6:35 PM
Dennis: 6:50 PM

B

B=Breakfast included, D=Dinner included

Package Includes:

Three nights’ accommodations at the Hyatt Place Fishkill Poughkeepsie

three breakfasts, two dinners, lunch at Coppola’s Italian Restaurant

the Culinary Institute of America experience with lunch

Hudson River Cruise

West Point Tour

FDR Home & Museum

Val-Kill

Vanderbilt Mansion tour

Mills Estate.

Deluxe Motorcoach

Gratuities for Tour Escort and Bus Driver

 

Payments and Cancellations

Cash, personal checks & money orders accepted

Visa & MasterCard payments accepted via phone.

 

$75 per person deposit due upon booking, balance due 60 days prior to tour.  Refundable up to 45 days prior to tour.

 

Trip Insurance is available for this trip through TripMate

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Loading
Name Address Contact Details
1 - Dennis Patriots Square, Route 134, South Dennis
On Stop & Shop side, park in lot closest to Rt 134
2 - Barnstable Barnstable Exit 68 Commuter Lot - behind
Burger King, wait at enclosures
3 - Sagamore Sagamore Commuter Lot at base of bridge
on NON Cape side, wait at enclosures
From Price Book Now Call Back Telephone Favorites
Sep 17 2024 $1,329.00 Loading
Show/Hide Pricing Loading
Loading

Keyword Search

Availability Search

15 Mill Pond Way, East Falmouth, MA 02536 | Phone: 508-457-7461 | Toll-Free: 866-518-6877