Astonishing Adirondacks

Astonishing Adirondacks

Corning Museum of Glass, The Sagamore on Lake George, City Tour, Gondola Ride on Gore Mountain, Lake Cruise, United States Military Academy at West Point, Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania

Astonishing Adirondacks -- With The Historic Sagamore Hotel!

  • Bolton Landing, NY and Bushkill, PA

  • October 5-12, 8 Days, 13 Meals


Calling all leaf peepers! The colors are popping, so climb aboard and enjoy the views with us!

Day 1

Climb aboard as Van Galder begings its trek across Midwestern states before stopping for the evening in the Keystone State of Pennsylvania.

Day 2

The quest continues today as stunning scenery passes by.

CORNING MUSEUM OF GLASS: Glass making is brought to life during narrated demonstrations, hands on exhibits, and galleries of creations that Corning has been producing for more than 100 years!

THE SAGEMORE ON LAKE GEORGE: Situated on the shores of Lake George, nestled in he beauty of the Adirondacks, this elegantly restored 1883 hotel is your home away from home for the next three nights.

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Day 3

CITY TOUR: Your scenic tour takes you to the summit of Prospect Mountain, passing my Millionaire's Row, Lake George Village and soaking in both Vermont's Green Mountains and New Hamphire's White Mountains.

GONDOLA RIDE ON GORE MOUNTAIN: Oh, the color! Take an enclosed gondola ride to the top of Bear Mountain for breathtaking views of the Southern Adirondacks.

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Day 4

THE SAGAMORE, YOUR WAY: Today is yours to make the most of this beautiful resort. Take a self-guided tour of the property, bask in the beauty of the grounds, go shopping at nearby Bolton Landing, or take a treatment in the spa. The choice is yours!

LAKE CRUISE: Take in some of the best views of the Adirondacks aboard the bessel. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride.

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Day 5

UNITED STATES MILITARY ACADEMY AT WEST POINT: Lunch and amazing views are served high above the Hudson River at the West Point Club, before you get a guided tour of this active military academy that includes the Chapel, Trophy Point and the Cadet Area. (Subject to admittance. Government-issued photo identification is required.)

POCONO MOUNTAINS OF PENNSYLVANIA: Brilliant colors explode throughout the wooded hills and valleys of the most popular tourist destination in the region.

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Day 6

BUSHKILL FALLS: Water rushes over a 100-foot cliff at the majestic Main Falls. The expanse of ferns, mosses, and gigantic boulders is a sight to behold.

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Day 7

The time has come to say goodbye to this stunning backdrop to begin the trek home, stopping for the evening in Youngstown, OH.


Day 8

Reflect on nature's kaleidoscope as this fall excursion becomes a multi-colored memory.


B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner

ACCOMMODATIONS: Hampton Inn, Erie, PA; The Sagamore on Lake George (3 nights); Bushkill Inn, Bushkill, PA (2 nights); Hampton Inn, Youngstown, OH


TOUR INCLUSIONS: Professional tour director, motorcoach transportation, accommodations, luggage handling, admissions, and 13 meals including 7 breakfasts, 1 lunch, and 5 dinners.


ACTIVITY LEVEL 3 / HEAVY WALKING: Physical stamina required. Stair climbing, longer periods of walking and/or standing may be involved, along with higher elevations and longer days. Participants must be able to keep up with group.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Janesville, WI Van Galder Terminal
3120 N. Pontiac Dr., Janesville WI
Madison, WI Shopko South Towne Mall
2101 W. Broadway, Lot "G", Madison WI
Rockford, IL Van Galder Terminal
7559 Walton St., Rockford IL
South Beloit, IL Fas Mart/McDonald's ($3 per day)
Hwy 75 and I90, South Beloit IL
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Van Galder Bus Company

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715 S. Pearl St.

Janesville WI 53548

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