Travel to scenic Raystown Lake, where we enjoy a 2-hour luncheon cruise aboard the Proud Mary Showboat. Later travel to Shanksville, PA to visit the…
When: October 11 – 15
Length: 5 DAYS / 4 NIGHTS
Departs: Lanc 7:30 A.M., Hbg E 6:45 A.M., Hbg W 6:30 A.M., York 6:00 A.M.
Day 1: Travel through flaming fall foliage enroute to scenic Lake George, located in upstate New York. We stop in Albany, home to New York State government and tour the Albany Capitol. After arriving in Lake George, our home for the next four nights, we enjoy an included dinner. (D)
Day 2: We tour the Lake George area and discover the “Queen of American Lakes.” Amazing views abound as we travel to three mountain vistas, including the 100-mile view on Prospect Mountain. Visit Battleground Park, Fort George, Fort William Henry and learn interesting facts on the French & Indian War. This afternoon sail on the crystal-clear waters of Lake George aboard the largest cruise ship on the Lake. We enjoy a scrumptious hot and cold lunch along with live music. Later we tour the Adirondack Winery, where award-winning wines have been produced. (B, L)
Day 3: We travel to scenic Lake Placid located in the Adirondack Mountains. Beauty and serenity await us as we cruise the pristine waters on one of the world’s most scenic lakes. See and hear about stately manors and grand camps, wildlife and White Face Mountain, home to the 1980 Winter Olympics. We will also tour Lake Placid, visiting Olympic Village, the ice skating arena, ski jumps and more. We also visit the Olympic Museum, as we relive the excitement of the US Hockey Team’s victory over the Soviet Union. Dinner is included tonight. (B, D)
Day 4: We visit posh Saratoga Springs, the “Spa Resort.” Ready your cameras for this picturesque village, filled with Victorian architecture and gardens. We also drive by several Saratoga Springs horse farms. Following lunch on your own in charming downtown Saratoga Springs, we tour Haven Oaks Horse Farm and learn how a thoroughbred comes to life at this special facility. We also tour the popular Saratoga Springs Brewery and sample their many varieties. Dinner will be at the Saratoga Casino and Raceway. Try your luck at the area’s casino complex offering slot machines and buffet dining. (B, D)
Day 5: We travel scenic byways with stunning fall views of Lake George, Champlain Canal and the Hudson River as we travel home. (B)
Per Person Rates:
Caper Coupon: $13.00
Tour Miles: 1,300
Price includes: 4 nights accommodations, 3 dinners, 1 luncheon cruise, 4 breakfasts, Lake George Tour, Winery, Lake Placid Tour, Olympic Museum, Haven Oaks Horse Farm, Saratoga Springs Brewery and deluxe motorcoach transportation.