New England Holidays
Holidays to New England
New England, the “birthplace” of America, is a favourite holiday spot for UK travellers. Rich with history and outdoor adventure, this region offers six unique states all easily travelled with a wide variety of scenery and attractions: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont. Get in touch to book a tailor-made New England holiday.
Visit New England for the adventure of a lifetime!
New England is a genuine ‘four-season’ destination. Autumn is world-famous for dazzling fall foliage, while winter is a favourite destination for British travellers keen on skiing, boarding, and other fun winter sports. Spring is perfect for quiet touring, and New England summers are renowned for visits to hot, sandy beaches; sailing trips around scenic islands; hiking in the mountains, and dockside lobster dinners.
Spend a few days in the historic city of Boston, Massachusetts, with its fine restaurants, rich history, superb shopping, and fascinating museums. Then head out to a wide choice of scenery – mountains and lakes, beaches and harbours, forests and pastures. Most attractions are only a 3-4 hours drive away!
New England’s appeal goes right across the board. Couples love the romantic country inns and fine restaurants. Families love outdoor activities, such as whale watching, children’s amusement parks, interactive museums, and thrill rides. As for adventure, try hiking and biking in the mountains, sailing aboard a windjammer or riding the rapids. From world-class art museums to some of America’s best shopping, New England has it all.
Where is New England?
Situated in the east of America, New England comprises of six states including Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut. With large coastal plains, rolling hills and worn down peaks alongside numerous rivers, New England is somewhat picturesque and a great place for your trip abroad.
Things to do on your holidays to New England
Some of the major things to do when visiting New England include visiting the big cities, this includes…
Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Lowell, Cambridge, New Bedford, Brockton and Quincy.
Bridgeport, New Haven, Stamford, Hartford and Waterbury.
Cape Cod Holidays
Cape Cod extends into the Atlantic Ocean from the south-eastern corner of mainland Massachusetts. It’s a popular attraction due to it’s historic, maritime character and beaches which are popular tourist spots in the summer months. With light houses, stunning vistas and some of the USA’s best seaside spots, Cape Cod is a great place to spend your holidays. There’s also numerous seafood restaurants, whale watching tours and ferry cruises, so plenty of things to see and do.
New England Hiking Holiday
New England’s vast space means there’s lots of hiking trails, with trails to waterfalls, swimming holes, alpine summits and back country lodges, you’re bound to find something suitable. Known for its trails, New England really does offer some of the most exquisite hikes in the world, whether you’re after fitness, adventure or breath taking views, New England have exactly what you’re looking for, with hikes and treks to suit all fitness levels. So grab your hiking boots, it’s time to explore New England.
New England Drive Tours
Another reason to visit New England is for the scenic driving tours, with tours available to highlight the specific travel activities you’re interested in, they’ll also take you through the New England state, whether you prefer the mountains, adventure or relaxation, there’s an experience for everyone.
Maritime Tours in Northern New England
This particular New England tour covers a coastal drive with seaside villages and shorelines, stretching from Massachusetts through to New Hampshire and into Maine. You can stop at beaches and fishing harbours, take trips through artists’ colonies and world-class museums as well as view to solitude and natural beauty of one of America’s popular nation parks.
Maritime Tours in Southern New England
This tour incorporates the coast of Connecticut, Rhode Island and Massachusetts, with ports and shorelines, the American seamen battled whales, further along through New Haven and Boston, the maritime heritage lives on and is of interest to ocean enthusiasts and landlubbers.
Book 2017/2018 Tailor Made New England Holidays with Discover North America
If you are looking for New England holidays look no further. Discover North America specialise in the creation of bespoke New England Holidays and can tailor-make your vacation for you. As American Holiday Specialists, we can work with you to make sure your New England holiday is everything is should be! For more information, simply call our team today.