Treasures of Vermont

Day One
Welcome to Vermont
Today we arrive in the Green Mountains of Vermont. We’ll check into our hotel and be greeted with a Welcome Reception by the friendly staff. This evening relax and enjoy the amenities of the hotel. (Dinner)

Day Two
Lake Champlain
Depart with our local guide for a day of touring. We travel to Lake Champlain where we board the M/V Carillon for a scenic cruise. Following our cruise we have lunch at the Waybury Inn, home of the Bob Newhart Show. This afternoon we’ll visit Crowley Cheese, the oldest cheese company in Vermont producing raw milk cheeses. Here we’ll sample these delicious cheeses that are all made by hand. This evening another memorable Dinner is served at the hotel followed by light entertainment in the lobby. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day Three
The Capital
Today we head north to the Porter Music Box Factory – the world’s only Large Disk Music Box Manufacturer – for a guided tour where we’ll see and hear these exquisite boxes both new and old. We continue north to Montpelier – Vermont’s state capital – where we’ll enjoy lunch and then some free time for shopping. This afternoon we visit the Morse Sugar Farm, an eighth generation Vermont Farm, where we will learn about the production of Vermont maple sugar and then sample some traditional sugar-on-snow. We’ll overnight in Burlington tonight.
(Breakfast and Dinner)

Day Four
Stowe Village and Trapp Family Lodge
After breakfast we travel to the Cold Hollow Cider Mill where we can see the production of Vermont Cider and sample many fine Vermont products. We’ll visit the Cabot Creamery and Lake Champlain Chocolate Annex for more tasting and shopping. Continuing to the quaint village of Stowe, we enjoy lunch on our own. In the afternoon we make a stop at Trapp Family Lodge (famous for the Sound of Music Family) for pictures. Our final stop takes us to Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory for a guided tour and tasting. (Breakfast and Dinner)

Day Five
Depart for Home
We’ll enjoy a hearty breakfast this morning, before heading home with fond memories of our time in Vermont. (Breakfast)

Tour Inclusions:

• Four nights accommodations
• Four breakfasts
• Four dinners
• Lunch at the Waybury Inn
• M/V Carillon Cruise
• Visit to Crowley Cheese
• One evening with light entertainment
• Admission to Porter Music Box Factory
• Visit to Montpelier
• Admission to Morse Sugar Farm
• Visit to Cold Hollow Cider Mill
• Visit to Cabot Creamery Annex
• Visit to Trapp Family Lodge
• Admission to Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory
• Three days Tour Trends Guide Service
• Luggage handling (one bag per person)
• Hotel taxes, meal taxes & gratuties not included
• Complimentary package with 30 paid passengers
• Excludes tour guide gratuties
• Excludes motorcoach transportation

OPTIONS:
• Lunch at the Trapp Family Lodge
• Sunset Dinner Cruise on Lake Champlain