Islands of New England Fall 2022 Group Tour

Islands of New England, October 7-14, 2022

8 Days / 7 Nights

11 Meals : 7 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 3 Dinners

The Atlantic coast is calling. Explore New England’s majestic seaboards, from Rhode Island to Cape Cod. Visit Providence and the Gilded Age mansions of Newport. Spend time in the lively artist colony of Provincetown. Experience the beautiful islands of Martha’s Vineyard, Block Island, and Nantucket. Complete your local experience as you indulge in a traditional seafood and lobster feast. Explore the local charms, walk along historic cobblestone streets, and feel like a true New Englander in a traditional cranberry bog.

Taylored Tours has partnered with Collette for this special tour. Collette is a 100-year-old, family-owned, US tour company that provides FIRST CLASS service and accommodations.

Day 1: Providence, Rhode Island: Tour Begins

Discover the natural beauty that lies along the shores of New England. Come to know its coastal charlm, friendly people and fresh­from­the­sea cuisine. Your tour opens in Providence, the capital of Rhode Island.

Omni Hotel Providence

Day 2: Providence - Newport - Providence

Tour Providence, “America’s Renaissance City.” See prestigious Brown University and learn about the city’s vibrant art, cultural, and culinary scenes. Head to Newport and travel along Bellevue Avenue. Lined with extraordinary 19th-century summer "cottages," this road is home to 7 mansions designated National Historic Landmarks. It’s your choice! Explore Marble House, built by the Vanderbilts and modeled after the Petit Trianon at Versailles -OR- tour Rosecliff, the opulent former residence of silver heiress Theresa Fair Oelrichs, known for her lavish parties.

Omni Hotel Providence

Breakfast and Dinner Included

Day 3: Providence - Block Island - Providence

Start your day with a ferry ride to Block Island, a quaint isle smaller than 10-square miles. Get a taste of the local flavors at a restaurant before touring the island. Visit a micro-yarn mill, learning about the process before you meet the animals. Ferry back to the mainland and enjoy an evening at leisure in Providence.

The Omni Hotel will be your home away from home in Providence.

Omni Hotel Providence

Breakfast & Lunch Included

Day 4: Providence - Plymouth, Massachusetts - Cape Cod

Delve into rural life as you tour a New England cranberry bog and learn about dry harvesting. Step back in time with a stop in the celebrated town of Plymouth where the Pilgrims landed in 1620, and see legendary Plymouth Rock. Later, arrive at your beachfront hotel for a 4-night stay. Enjoy a traditional New England experience as you indulge in a seafood and lobster feast.

Sea Crest Beach Hotel

Breakfast & Dinner Included

Day 5: Cape Cod - Martha’s Vineyard - Cape Cod

A ferry ride transports you to beautiful Martha’s Vineyard. Known for visits by presidents and royalty, this summer home of many artists, writers and celebrities is full of surprises. You’ll see all the highlights of "the Vineyard" (as the locals call it), including quaint gingerbread-styled cottages and a once-famous whaling port resplendent with sea captains' homes and widows' walks. Later, depart the island and cruise back to Cape Cod.

The Sea Crest Beach Hotel will be your waterfront resort on Cape Cod.

Sea Crest Beach Hotel

Breakfast Included

Day 6: Cape Cod - Provincetown - Cape Cod

Travel to Provincetown, located on the tip of the Cape. This lively artist colony remains famous for its crafts and bright seagoing flair. Then, it’s your choice! Set out on a whale watch cruise to Cape Cod Bay in search of these magnificent creatures -OR- enjoy a scenic adventure through the iconic sand dunes of the Cape.

Sea Crest Beach Hotel

Breakfast Included

Day 7: Cape Cod - Hyannis - Nantucket - Cape Cod

Catch a glimpse of the Camelot era in Hyannisport, home of the Kennedy compound, and visit the poignant Kennedy Memorial. Next, set off via ferry to explore the idyllic island of Nantucket. From its cobblestone Main Street to its beaches and lighthouses, this place lives up to its reputation. During time at leisure, meander the waterfront where sailboats and yachts sway in the harbor or shop for a famous Nantucket basket. Tonight, enjoy a farewell dinner and chef-led demonstration highlighting a local specialty.

Sea Crest Beach Hotel

Breakfast & Dinner Included

Day 8: Cape Cod - Tour Ends

Your tour comes to a close, leaving you with many fond memories.

Optional 2-Night Boston Extension, $549.00 per person (based on double occupancy)

Extend your stay in New England with 2 nights in Boston – Massachusetts’s historic capital city. Walk along the winding city streets, home to sturdy brick houses and trendy modern buildings. Enjoy ample free time to discover Boston’s charm, taking advantage of your included Hop-On Hop-Off pass to see the most of the city. Peruse the local breweries, grab a cup of chowder, and walk in the footsteps of the country’s first leaders – this is Boston. 2 breakfasts included.

Fall Colors in New England

October is the best month to visit New England—by far. It's the month when trees across the region are burning with deep shades of red, amber, gold, and orange that New England is most famous for. Timing the perfect moment to see peak foliage requires some luck and planning, but you're essentially assured to see dramatic landscapes and vibrant colors regardless of where you are in October.


Double $2,599; Single $3,199; Triple $2,569

* Included in Price: Hotel Transfers

* Not Included in the above Price: Cancellation Waiver and Insurance of $269 per person and Round Trip Air

FLEXIBLE CHANGES AT NO CHARGE Change your tour or departure date – for any reason – up to 60 days before your departure. Deposits are fully refundable within 30 days of booking.

Add the Travel Protection Plan for even greater flexibility, including full money-back assurance should you need to cancel up to 24 hours before departure

Get Your Money Back. Any Reason. No Blackout Dates or Restrictions. Make Your Travel Plans Confidently. Go ahead and book this dream trip, because when you purchase Collette’s industry-leading Travel Protection Plan, you can cancel for any reason and get your money back – all the way up to 24 hours before your trip departs. They’ve offered this plan for decades to give travelers assurance every step of the way – with no blackout windows or hidden restrictions. Every tour, every departure, every time. Collette has you covered. In addition to covering you for pre-trip cancellation, their Travel Protection Plan also includes the following benefits: Travel Delay Support (daily stipend), Trip Interruption (if you need to end your trip early), Baggage Loss or Delay, Missed Connections (if you purchased air), Medical Expenses for Illness or Injury Emergency Assistance. $269 per person.

Additional Information:

The overall activity level of this tour is a level 2. This means you like a balanced approach to travel. You feel confident walking at least 30-45 minutes at a time over a variety of terrains – from cobblestone streets to easy pathways; a couple of hills or a few flights of stairs. You’re comfortable walking a few city blocks at a time, but need some time to unwind and relax.

Effective for travel October 1, 2021 forward, the REAL ID Act standards for identification while travelling will be in effect. This means a standard issued driver’s license used as a form of identification will no longer be accepted for domestic air travel within the United States. Instead, a Real ID compliant form of identification must be presented both at the time of booking air travel with Collette and upon checking in at the airport to board any flight. Any fees associated with changing a reservation resulting from a non-compliant identification will be the responsibility of the guest. For more information on Real ID, please visit the Department of Homeland Security website: https://www.dhs.gov/real-id

Effective immediately and until further notice, all guests will be required to bring one of the following: proof of vaccination (official vaccination certificate in paper or electronic form), proof of recovery from COVID-19 or a negative test result (FDA Approved diagnostic) for a test performed 72-hours or less from the start date of the tour with you on tour to verify information you will be providing to Collette when filling out the Wellness Declaration upon arrival.

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