June 15 - 21, 2025

$

2699

Per Person/Double Occupancy
$849 Additional/Single Occupancy

New England Summer ShopHop

Featuring the Trapp Family Lodge

Embark on a summer shop-hop through New England’s finest fabric havens. From The Quilted Crow in colonial Bolton to Paradise Quilting and Night Owl Quilting Studio in scenic New Hampshire, immerse yourself in a kaleidoscope of fabrics and notions. Explore Yankee Pride Quilts in Vermont, and Cotton Weeds and The Fabric Den in scenic Maine, each offering vibrant inspiration for your next project.

Locations

Boston

Portsmouth

Stowe

Freeport

Embark on a quilting journey through New England, starting in vibrant Boston and venturing through charming towns and picturesque landscapes. Immerse yourself in fabric havens, historic sites, and local delights, culminating in a farewell celebration in Boston.

This Tour Includes

TAPESTRY Series

Small groups, big experiences, independent spirit.

6 Nights

Hotel accommodations, including baggage handling

8 Meals

6 breakfasts, 2 dinners

Admissions

Guided sightseeing, visits, and admissions as outlined in the day-by-day itinerary.

Departure Transfer

Return transportation to Logan International Airport (BOS)

Tour Manager

Full time throughout the trip

Hand-Selected Hotels

Boston
Hotel AKA Back Bay
Portsmouth
Hampton Inn & Suites Portsmouth Downtown
Stowe
Trapp Family Lodge
Freeport
Hilton Garden Inn Freeport Downtown

Top-Rated Highlights

  • Kick-off Welcome Meeting
  • The Quilted Crow
  • Newburyport, Massachusetts
  • Portsmouth, New Hampshire
  • Paradise Quilting
  • Night Owl Quilting Studio
  • Vermont’s Green Mountains
  • Woodstock, Vermont
  • Vermont Country Store
  • Quechee Gorge
  • Trapp Family Lodge
  • Shelburne Museum
  • Yankee Pride Quilts
  • Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory
  • Coastal Maine Scenic Drive
  • Freeport, Maine
  • Cotton Weeds Quilt Shop
  • The Fabric Den Quilt Shop
  • L.L. Bean
  • New England Farewell

Day-by-Day Itinerary

Visits, admissions, and special features are shown in bold.
» Country Heritage Tours Magnificent Maine and Vermont tour map

Tour Begins: Boston, Massachusetts

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Tour Ends: Boston, Massachusetts

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Day 1 Arrive Boston: Tour Begins

Get ready for an unforgettable adventure as you settle into your downtown hotel. Perhaps explore Boston’s lively Back Bay before meeting your Tour Manager and fellow quilt shop-hop lovers at the evening welcome meeting.

Day 2 Boston – Portsmouth Breakfast

Fuel up with breakfast before departing for the colonial village of Bolton, home of The Quilted Crow. This Quiltfolk featured shop boasts thousands of fabric designs, notions galore, needle-work supplies, and luscious quilting cottons. Next, enjoy free time for lunch and shopping in the coastal city of Newburyport, known for its charming downtown and harborside boardwalk. Later, relax on the short drive to Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Our downtown hotel is just steps away from the charming shops, boutiques, riverside gardens, and boat docks of this turn-of-the-century port city.

Day 3 Portsmouth – Stowe Breakfast, Dinner

Enjoy mountain views as you traverse southern New Hampshire, stopping at Paradise Quilting and Night Owl Quilting Studio, both mesmerizing quilt and needlework shops bursting with a kaleidoscope of fabrics and notions. Next, in Vermont, soak in the tranquility of the Green Mountains while visiting the beloved Vermont Country Store for lunch and shopping. Later, arrive in Stowe to savor traditional German dishes and alpine hospitality at Trapp Family Lodge, your home for the next two nights.

Day 4 Stowe – Shelburne – Waterbury Breakfast

Enjoy a scrumptious European breakfast before arriving at Yankee Pride Quilts in Essex Junction to shop the 6,000-bolt collection of high-quality cottons. Later, after admiring the exceptional collection of early American quilts at the Shelburne Museum, you’ll have time to explore the 24 acres of exquisite gardens and extraordinary yet unexpected exhibits. Next, travel to Waterbury to indulge in decadent ice cream and visit the quirky “flavor graveyard” at the incomparable Ben & Jerry’s factory.

Day 5 Stowe – Woodstock – Freeport Breakfast

Spend your morning at leisure uncovering Trapp’s flower and herb gardens or hike to the stone chapel hidden in the forest above the hotel. In Woodstock, savor lunch and free time shopping the galleries and boutiques before a scenic drive through New Hampshire’s White Mountains, taking in the awe-inspiring landscapes. In Maine, unwind at your downtown Freeport hotel, just steps away from local shops, restaurants, and L.L. Bean’s flagship headquarters. Before tucking in for the night, be sure to take a selfie with the famous larger-than-life L.L. Bean boot.

Day 6 Freeport Breakfast, Dinner

Ignite your creativity at Cotton Weeds Quilt Shop, a quilter’s paradise brimming with fabrics, hand-dyed batiks, kits, and more, offering endless inspiration for your next project. Down the road at The Fabric Den Quilt Shop, browse beautiful prints from local Maine artists. Spend the remainder of the afternoon exploring downtown Freeport, discovering local gems and unique shops. Later, our scenic drive along Maine’s fabled coastline, prepares you for a delicious New England Farewell Dinner at our favorite (and famous) local restaurant to celebrate your unforgettable journey.

Day 7 Freeport – Boston – Tour Ends Breakfast

Exchange addresses with new friends before embarking on a guided panoramic city tour of Boston to experience the pulse of the city that sparked the American Revolution. Savor lunch and shopping at the famed Faneuil HallMarketplace in the heart of downtown before arriving at the airport to begin your journey home.

» Country Heritage Tours Magnificent Maine and Vermont tour map
Day 1
Arrive Boston: Tour Begins

Get ready for an unforgettable adventure as you settle into your downtown hotel. Perhaps explore Boston’s lively Back Bay before meeting your Tour Manager and fellow quilt shop-hop lovers at the evening welcome meeting.

Day 2
Boston – Portsmouth
Breakfast

Fuel up with breakfast before departing for the colonial village of Bolton, home of The Quilted Crow. This Quiltfolk featured shop boasts thousands of fabric designs, notions galore, needle-work supplies, and luscious quilting cottons. Next, enjoy free time for lunch and shopping in the coastal city of Newburyport, known for its charming downtown and harborside boardwalk. Later, relax on the short drive to Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Our downtown hotel is just steps away from the charming shops, boutiques, riverside gardens, and boat docks of this turn-of-the-century port city.

Day 3
Portsmouth – Stowe
Breakfast, Dinner

Enjoy mountain views as you traverse southern New Hampshire, stopping at Paradise Quilting and Night Owl Quilting Studio, both mesmerizing quilt and needlework shops bursting with a kaleidoscope of fabrics and notions. Next, in Vermont, soak in the tranquility of the Green Mountains while visiting the beloved Vermont Country Store for lunch and shopping. Later, arrive in Stowe to savor traditional German dishes and alpine hospitality at Trapp Family Lodge, your home for the next two nights.

Day 4
Stowe – Shelburne – Waterbury
Breakfast

Enjoy a scrumptious European breakfast before arriving at Yankee Pride Quilts in Essex Junction to shop the 6,000-bolt collection of high-quality cottons. Later, after admiring the exceptional collection of early American quilts at the Shelburne Museum, you’ll have time to explore the 24 acres of exquisite gardens and extraordinary yet unexpected exhibits. Next, travel to Waterbury to indulge in decadent ice cream and visit the quirky “flavor graveyard” at the incomparable Ben & Jerry’s factory.

Day 5
Stowe – Woodstock – Freeport
Breakfast

Spend your morning at leisure uncovering Trapp’s flower and herb gardens or hike to the stone chapel hidden in the forest above the hotel. In Woodstock, savor lunch and free time shopping the galleries and boutiques before a scenic drive through New Hampshire’s White Mountains, taking in the awe-inspiring landscapes. In Maine, unwind at your downtown Freeport hotel, just steps away from local shops, restaurants, and L.L. Bean’s flagship headquarters. Before tucking in for the night, be sure to take a selfie with the famous larger-than-life L.L. Bean boot.

Day 6
Freeport
Breakfast, Dinner

Ignite your creativity at Cotton Weeds Quilt Shop, a quilter’s paradise brimming with fabrics, hand-dyed batiks, kits, and more, offering endless inspiration for your next project. Down the road at The Fabric Den Quilt Shop, browse beautiful prints from local Maine artists. Spend the remainder of the afternoon exploring downtown Freeport, discovering local gems and unique shops. Later, our scenic drive along Maine’s fabled coastline, prepares you for a delicious New England Farewell Dinner at our favorite (and famous) local restaurant to celebrate your unforgettable journey.

Day 7
Freeport – Boston – Tour Ends
Breakfast

Exchange addresses with new friends before embarking on a guided panoramic city tour of Boston to experience the pulse of the city that sparked the American Revolution. Savor lunch and shopping at the famed Faneuil HallMarketplace in the heart of downtown before arriving at the airport to begin your journey home.

» Country Heritage Tours Magnificent Maine and Vermont tour map
Day 1
Arrive Boston: Tour Begins

Get ready for an unforgettable adventure as you settle into your downtown hotel. Perhaps explore Boston’s lively Back Bay before meeting your Tour Manager and fellow quilt shop-hop lovers at the evening welcome meeting.

Day 2
Boston – Portsmouth
Breakfast

Fuel up with breakfast before departing for the colonial village of Bolton, home of The Quilted Crow. This Quiltfolk featured shop boasts thousands of fabric designs, notions galore, needle-work supplies, and luscious quilting cottons. Next, enjoy free time for lunch and shopping in the coastal city of Newburyport, known for its charming downtown and harborside boardwalk. Later, relax on the short drive to Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Our downtown hotel is just steps away from the charming shops, boutiques, riverside gardens, and boat docks of this turn-of-the-century port city.

Day 3
Portsmouth – Stowe
Breakfast, Dinner

Enjoy mountain views as you traverse southern New Hampshire, stopping at Paradise Quilting and Night Owl Quilting Studio, both mesmerizing quilt and needlework shops bursting with a kaleidoscope of fabrics and notions. Next, in Vermont, soak in the tranquility of the Green Mountains while visiting the beloved Vermont Country Store for lunch and shopping. Later, arrive in Stowe to savor traditional German dishes and alpine hospitality at Trapp Family Lodge, your home for the next two nights.

Day 4
Stowe – Shelburne – Waterbury
Breakfast

Enjoy a scrumptious European breakfast before arriving at Yankee Pride Quilts in Essex Junction to shop the 6,000-bolt collection of high-quality cottons. Later, after admiring the exceptional collection of early American quilts at the Shelburne Museum, you’ll have time to explore the 24 acres of exquisite gardens and extraordinary yet unexpected exhibits. Next, travel to Waterbury to indulge in decadent ice cream and visit the quirky “flavor graveyard” at the incomparable Ben & Jerry’s factory.

Day 5
Stowe – Woodstock – Freeport
Breakfast

Spend your morning at leisure uncovering Trapp’s flower and herb gardens or hike to the stone chapel hidden in the forest above the hotel. In Woodstock, savor lunch and free time shopping the galleries and boutiques before a scenic drive through New Hampshire’s White Mountains, taking in the awe-inspiring landscapes. In Maine, unwind at your downtown Freeport hotel, just steps away from local shops, restaurants, and L.L. Bean’s flagship headquarters. Before tucking in for the night, be sure to take a selfie with the famous larger-than-life L.L. Bean boot.

Day 6
Freeport
Breakfast, Dinner

Ignite your creativity at Cotton Weeds Quilt Shop, a quilter’s paradise brimming with fabrics, hand-dyed batiks, kits, and more, offering endless inspiration for your next project. Down the road at The Fabric Den Quilt Shop, browse beautiful prints from local Maine artists. Spend the remainder of the afternoon exploring downtown Freeport, discovering local gems and unique shops. Later, our scenic drive along Maine’s fabled coastline, prepares you for a delicious New England Farewell Dinner at our favorite (and famous) local restaurant to celebrate your unforgettable journey.

Day 7
Freeport – Boston – Tour Ends
Breakfast

Exchange addresses with new friends before embarking on a guided panoramic city tour of Boston to experience the pulse of the city that sparked the American Revolution. Savor lunch and shopping at the famed Faneuil HallMarketplace in the heart of downtown before arriving at the airport to begin your journey home.

June 15 - 21, 2025

$

2699

Per Person/Double Occupancy

+$849

Additional/Single Occupancy

Reserve Your New England Summer ShopHop Tour

A non-refundable $200 deposit per person is required for booking. Before completing your reservation, be sure you read and understand our Cancellation Policy and Terms & Conditions.

New England Summer ShopHop

Space for this tour is limited. Please contact us to discuss accommodation options and availability.