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Fall Colours of New England & Canada

15 days from £1949*
Departing: September 2019 - October 2020
* Price shown: 16 September 2019 from LHR - VS1



Autumn in North America's eastern corner

See the sensational Fall colours, plunging Niagara and some of North America's greatest cities as we journey from glittering Manhattan to Toronto's 'Maple Leaf Trail' and Quebec, and from stunning Vermont to coastal Maine and Boston. Join us to discover North America at its stunning autumnal best.

Tour Highlights

  • Enjoy time in mesmerising New York City
  • Stay in Niagara Falls, sparkling Toronto and sophisticated Montreal in Canada
  • Visit pretty Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Join the 'Maple Leaf Trail' to present-day capital Ottawa
  • Discover historic Quebec City, overlooking the mighty St Lawrence River
  • Take in beautiful views on a 'Fall Foliage' drive through the stunning New England countryside
  • Discover coastal Maine's Portland and Kennebunkport
  • Explore historic, elegant Boston
  • Follow the Pilgrims' footsteps at Plimoth Plantation
  • Visit Newport, Rhode Island

What does the price include?

  • 13 nights' room-only accommodation in a series of good-quality hotels in Hasbrouck Heights (2 nights), Niagara Falls (2) Toronto (1), Montreal (2), Jay Peak (1), Bethel (2) and Hull (3)
  • Return flights to New York
  • Comfortable, air-conditioned coach travel and transfers
  • Fully escorted by a friendly, experienced Tour Manager

Single rooms are available for a supplement

Your Itinerary

Day One: Fly to New York

Fly across the Atlantic to New York. Upon arrival, meet your Tour Manager and transfer to your hotel for a two-night stay, and to rest and relax after your journey.

Day Two: Explore Manhattan

Today you'll head into the heart of New York. Explore on your own, or join our optional guided tour, which ends with a visit to the Top of the Rock for phenomenal views from the towering Rockefeller Center. Later today we'll return to New Jersey for a further night.

Day Three: Travel through Upper New York State to Niagara Falls

Today you'll head north, boarding the coach for the scenic journey through beautiful, rural Upper New York State to spend two nights close to Niagara Falls. Enjoy your first evening in the colourful, bustling resort city that has grown up around the cascades, and which draws visitors from across the globe.

Day Four: See the Niagara Falls

Enjoy a full day in Niagara, perhaps board the Hornblower Niagara Cruise for a spray-soaked passage close to the foot of the torrent. Alternatively, for a bird's eye view of the magnificent Falls, take an optional helicopter ride above the tumult or enjoy lunch from the viewpoint of an overlooking restaurant.

Day Five: Visit Niagara-on-the-Lake en route to Toronto

This morning you'll make the short journey to the historic delightful town of Niagara-on-the-Lake, with its pretty houses and world-famous Shaw Theatre (one of America's most celebrated playhouses). After time to explore, we'll continue to the sparkling city of Toronto where you'll be able to see its glittering waterfront, sky-piercing CN Tower and its colourful contrasting neighbourhoods, including Chinatown and Little Italy, on an optional guided tour.

Day Six: Follow the Maple Leaf Trail to Ottawa

Today, you'll board the coach and travel east along the colourful Maple Leaf Trail to romantic Ottawa, Canada's administrative capital. Spend some time exploring its streets lined with pretty Victorian houses, the grand Parliament buildings and Rideau Canal, before continuing to Montreal for a two-night stay.

Day Seven: Spend the day in Quebec City

Today's included excursion takes us to charming, historic Quebec City - one of Canada's oldest and most picturesque settlements. See the stunning Chateau Frontenac, ancient ramparts and UNESCO-listed centre on a fascinating, optional guided city tour, before we return to Montreal.

Day Eight: Explore Montreal's Vieux Port and travel to Jay Peak

After a morning spent exploring Montreal's historic Vieux Port area, board our coach once more for the scenic journey back across the US border into leafy Vermont, to spend the night in the exquisite surroundings of the Jay Peak mountain resort.

Day Nine: Travel through the White Mountains to Bethel

Travel through stunning scenery via the Franconia Notch and the spectacular fall foliage of the Kancamagus Highway. On this memorable day, we'll pass through the White Mountains, and head to the beautiful mountain village of Bethel, in the 'Great State of Maine', for a two-night stay.

Day 10: Ride on the Mount Washington Cog Railway to New England's highest peak

Discover the sheer beauty of New England's scenery on today's optional tour. We'll journey along the leafy lanes of northern Maine and enjoy a ride on the Mount Washington Cog Railway to the summit of the highest peak in New England.

Return to Bethel, and this evening enjoy a guided drive in search of moose.

Day 11: Visit Portland, Ogunquit and Kennebunkport

On today's journey, call at prosperous Portland, with its waterfront wharves and fine seafood restaurants, then visit delightful beachside Ogunquit and exclusive Kennebunkport before crossing into Massachusetts to spend three nights in Hull, close to elegant Boston.

Day 12: Spend the day discovering Boston

Explore Boston, today, and perhaps join our optional guided city tour, which will show you where America's Founding Fathers once strolled. See famous Quincy Market, the Harbourside or the wonderful New England Aquarium, or cross the Charles River to the home of Harvard University. You'll find many opportunities to enjoy dinner here - perhaps sampling the local clam chowder, or a delicious New England lobster.

Day 13: Visit the Plimoth Plantation and Hyannis

Today, you'll have the chance to follow in the Pilgrim Fathers' footsteps at Plymouth, in the historic streets of 'America's Hometown'. You'll visit the fascinating Plimoth Plantation, where the early days of the European settlers are re-enacted. You'll then travel on to Cape Cod and visit Hyannis, hometown of the Kennedy clan.

Day 14: Visit Newport on Rhode Island

Return to New York via the elegant sophistication of Newport, Rhode Island. The East Coast's premier resort town is famously home to some of America's wealthiest families and their opulent weekend 'cottages'. You'll then transfer to the airport for your overnight return flight to the UK.

Day 15: Arrive home

Arrive back in the UK at the end of a wonderful holiday.

Departure Airport Date Price From
ABZ 16 September 2019 £2149
ABZ 30 September 2019 £2249
ABZ 14 October 2019 £2199
ABZ 14 September 2020 £2349
ABZ 21 September 2020 £2399
ABZ 28 September 2020 £2349
ABZ 05 October 2020 £2399
ABZ 12 October 2020 £2299
ABZ 19 October 2020 £2399
BHD 16 September 2019 £2149
BHD 30 September 2019 £2249
BHD 14 October 2019 £2199
BHD 14 September 2020 £2349
BHD 21 September 2020 £2399
BHD 28 September 2020 £2349
BHD 05 October 2020 £2399
BHD 12 October 2020 £2299
BHD 19 October 2020 £2399
EDI 16 September 2019 £2149
EDI 30 September 2019 £2249
EDI 14 October 2019 £2199
EDI 14 September 2020 £2349
EDI 21 September 2020 £2399
EDI 28 September 2020 £2349
EDI 05 October 2020 £2399
EDI 12 October 2020 £2299
EDI 19 October 2020 £2399
GLA 16 September 2019 £2149
GLA 30 September 2019 £2249
GLA 14 October 2019 £2199
GLA 14 September 2020 £2349
GLA 21 September 2020 £2399
GLA 28 September 2020 £2349
GLA 05 October 2020 £2399
GLA 12 October 2020 £2299
GLA 19 October 2020 £2399
LHR 16 September 2019 £1949
LHR 30 September 2019 £2049
LHR 14 October 2019 £1999
LHR 14 September 2020 £2149
LHR 28 September 2020 £2149
LHR 12 October 2020 £2099
MAN 23 September 2019 £1999
MAN 07 October 2019 £2099
MAN 21 October 2019 £2099
MAN 21 September 2020 £2199
MAN 05 October 2020 £2199
MAN 19 October 2020 £2199
NCL 16 September 2019 £2149
NCL 30 September 2019 £2249
NCL 14 October 2019 £2199
NCL 14 September 2020 £2349
NCL 21 September 2020 £2399
NCL 28 September 2020 £2349
NCL 05 October 2020 £2399
NCL 12 October 2020 £2299
NCL 19 October 2020 £2399

New England and Canada Fall Colours Touring Hotels 

The hotels used on our tours will meet the standard of a good, three- to four-star European hotel. Rooms will have private bathrooms, telephones and TV. The vast majority will also have tea- and coffee-making facilities. There will always be a bar or restaurant on site or nearby.

Further Information


Hotel transfer times

The transfer time from the airport to your hotel is approximately one hour.

Passports and visas

When travelling to the USA, British citizens require passports with an integrated chip (shown on the front by a small rectangular symbol beneath the word PASSPORT), valid beyond the return date from the USA. Visas are not normally required for entry, but visitors must apply for an ESTA online with US Immigration at least 72 hours before departure at . The current charge is $14 for British Citizens. British subjects and anyone who has a criminal record or has ever been arrested should consult the US Embassy as a visa may be required. Note too that if you have visited Iran, Iraq, Sudan, Syria, Libya, Somalia or Yemen since March 2011, or have dual nationality with any of these countries, you do require a US visa and cannot travel on the Visa Waiver Program. Please note an ETA is not required for Canada.

Foreign Office travel advice

Visit to find out the latest Foreign And Commonwealth Office travel advice for your holiday destination, as well as information about passports and visas.

Border crossing

Please note there is a US$6 per person charge to cross the border from Canada to the USA. This is payable in cash at the border crossing and is not included in the tour price.


Gratuities are a way of life in North America, and it is generally accepted that they form part of a person's earnings. The customary gratuity for a coach driver or Tour Manager is about $5 per person per day. It is normal to tip 15-20 per cent of the bill for a taxi or in a restaurant, and to leave a dollar or so per drink in a bar.


Smoking is not permitted on any coach forming part of your holiday; regular stops will be made though for your comfort en route. The majority of hotels in North America are non-smoking throughout including in all bedrooms. In general smoking outside is acceptable, but do look out for signs prohibiting this close to public entrances or bus stops.

On your flight

All outbound flights depart and arrive on the same day. All return flights leave in the evening and land in the UK the next day. On-board meals will usually include lunch and a snack on outward flights, and dinner and breakfast on flight home. Soft drinks are complimentary, but some airlines will charge for alcoholic drinks.

Luggage allowance

You are permitted to take one suitcase per person on the aircraft, which should not exceed 23kg.

Special requirements

If you have notified us of any special requirements, please check that they have been noted and acknowledged. This is especially important with any dietary needs you may have.

Disabled access

The majority of our tours involve a certain amount of walking, including a short walk from the coach stop to the town, attraction or venue you're visiting. If you are bringing a wheelchair, please let us know at the time of booking so that appropriate arrangements can be made.

Itinerary changes

Occasionally, for operational reasons, we may have to change the order of the excursions on your holiday. The final day-by-day itinerary will be confirmed on your Final Travel Documents, which you will receive approximately three weeks prior to your departure.

Changes to your hotels

Should circumstances require, we reserve the right to accommodate you in alternative hotels, of a similar standard, nearby. Full details of your hotels will be sent with your Final Travel Documents.

Hotel rooms

Standard hotel rooms in North America will contain one or two double- or queen-sized beds, and it is not possible to add extra beds to the room. Parties consisting of more than two travellers, but who have only booked one room, will be expected to make use of the two beds provided. If this is a concern, you may wish to consider booking more than one room for your group.

Departure dates and fall colours

This tour covers a large distance, from New York and as far north as Ontario and Quebec in Canada, and so Fall foliage will naturally vary. On early departures, leaves are more likely to have turned in the northern areas covered, whereas on later dates it is the more southern areas that will be most notable, with leaf-fall having already occurred further north.

*This low deposit offer applies to new bookings made between 11th September and 3rd October 2018 only. This offer applies to selected flight-inclusive holidays only. Exclusions apply. This offer is subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time.