Cape May Christmas

Multi-Day Trips
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Date: Sunday, 11 December 2022 - Tuesday, 13 December 2022

Venue: Cape May, NJ

 

COST: $639 pp, based on a double occupancy, and includes motorcoach transportation, hostess service, 6 meals, 3 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 2 dinners, All That Glitters trolley tour, Christmas Traditions Presentation, Step-on Guide Service, tour of Cape May Point, Holiday Lights trolley ride, Physick Family Christmas House Tour, winery tour & tasting at Natali Vineyard, 2 nights' lodging at The Grand Hotel, all gratuities, and roundtrip luggage service.  

Triple: $589 pp;  Quad: $559 pp;  Single: $789

 

A $250 pp deposit is due within 3 weeks of reservation. $100 is non-refundable. Final Balance is due by October 27, 2022. Call the office for insurance information.

What better place to get into the true spirit of Christmas than Victorian Cape May? This seaside town is transformed into a Dickens village for the holidays with garlands of fragrant greens and twinkling gaslights. Wrap yourself in the warmth of holiday spirit and sample a variety of fun tours and events.

Cape May Christmas 2

Sunday, December 11

  • Depart from Benedict’s Terminal with available pickups: Mansfield, Blossburg, Liberty, Williamsport

PLEASE NOTE: These pickups are available, but you must call to confirm.  We do not stop at all pickup locations unless people are designated to get on at the pickup locations.

  • BREAKFAST is included en route. Lunch and rest breaks made as needed.
  • Arrive in CAPE MAY, NJ and hop aboard the ALL THAT GLITTERS TROLLEY TOUR. The year is 1899. A dear friend has volunteered to help with the final preparations for the very important New Year's Day Celebration. She wants to consolidate a shopping trip for the necessities to avoid making numerous trips. Join her as we travel through town making plans for this important endeavor. 
  • DINNER is included at HEMINGWAY'S
  • While you are finishing your meal, enjoy a VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS TRADITIONS PRESENTATION. Much of what we associate with the celebration of Christmas comes from the Victorian Era, including Christmas Trees, Christmas Cards, our image of Santa Claus, and many other features. You will learn how Prince Albert brought these traditions to England from Germany when he married Queen Victoria, and how they then spread to America.
  • Depart upon conclusion of the presentation and check in to THE GRAND HOTEL for your 2-night stay. 

Monday, December 12

  • BREAKFAST is included at the hotel.
  • Depart with your STEP ON GUIDE. Travel on the bus through West Cape May to the tip of Cape May's peninsula, which is on of the most celebrated bird migratory locations in North America. Entering Cape May Point State Park, you can view our fully restored Lighthouse, built in 1859. Then, it's on to Sunset Beach where the concrete ship Atlantus is still visible. Enjoy a short shopping stop or search for Cape May Diamonds. 
  • Enjoy some FREE TIME for shopping at the Washington Street Mall, enjoy lunch at one its many restaurants and stroll the beautiful Victorian streets of downtown. 
  • Return to the hotel for the afternoon to freshen up. Check out all the hotel has to offer including the INDOOR POOL.
  • DINNER is included this evening at the LOBSTER HOUSE.
  • Sit back and relax on the HOLIDAY LIGHTS TROLLEY RIDE. Delight in a front row view of Cape May's holiday decorations as the heated trolley winds its way through town. Guides tell stories of Christmas past. 
  • Upon conclusion, return to the hotel for the evening. 

Tuesday, December 13

  • BREAKFAST is included at the hotel.
  • Depart to PHYSICK FAMILY CHRISTMAS HOUSE for a TOUR. This 1879 Victorian house museum sparkles for the holidays with authentic Victorian decorations that invite you to step back into Christmas past! The estate will show you a unquire living history experience with members of the Physick Family household of the 1890s. Also see the wonderfull CHRISTMAS EXHIBIT at the CARROLL GALLERY.
  • Visit NATALI VINEYARD for a TOUR & TASTING.
  • Depart, a FAREWELL LUNCH is included en route home. 

PLEASE NOTE: All trips and itineraries are subject to change, pending the effects of COVID-19.  

 

 

 

All Dates


  • From Sunday, 11 December 2022 to Tuesday, 13 December 2022