Post Road Stages is a family owned and operated charter company that gives customers in South Windsor, CT, and surrounding New England communities an opportunity to experience a wide variety of destinations. Our staff at Post Road Stages is passionate about travel, which is why we take the time and effort to arrange unique and memorable trips. We are excited about the upcoming year and we hope you are too! Read through this year’s destinations and start marking your calendar.
Start Your Year Off Right with Post Road Stages
Boston Flower Show
March 14 – $74 – A Post Road Favorite
The Boston Flower & Garden Show is about inspiring, educating and motivating the region’s gardeners. Whether for curb appeal, backyard, kitchen indoor, rooftop or community gardens, this is where New England’s green lovers go to discover new ideas while having fun with family and friends. Trip includes time at Quincy Market after the show.
NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Regional Championship – Sweet 16 & Elite 8 in Albany, NY
March 24 & 26 – $170
Join us in Albany at the Times Union Center Arena for the Sweet 16 game on the 24th and the Elite 8 game on the 26th. Don’t miss this opportunity to cheer on our Women’s Basketball Team!
Lexington and Concord Massachusetts
April 7 – Lexington and Concord Massachusetts – From $105
Today you will hear the tale of the American Revolution as you travel the Battle Road in Lexington, MA and to the North Bridge in Concord where the “shot heard round the world” was fired. Includes a guided tour of this beautiful area with stops at Ralph Emerson’s home, the Concord Museum and a lovely Colonial style lunch on a beautiful spring day in history!
VIP Casino Get-A-Way
April 9 & 10 – From $195
Overnight includes Mohegan Sun & Foxwoods Casino. Introducing our most value-packed entertainment outing ever. An explosive two-day getaway featuring overnight accommodations, two casinos, five meals, gaming, shopping, casino bonuses and much more.
“Hello Dolly” On Broadway
April 21 – From $175
Starring Bernadette Peters as Dolly Gallagher Levi. Tickets include orchestra seats to the 2 pm matinee. These tickets won’t last long so call today!
Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island
May 5 – $80 Adults, $77 Seniors (62+) $72 Child (4-12)
Always a sellout! Join us for a round trip ferry from Liberty Park, NJ to Ellis Island Museum and Statue of Liberty. Also included with your ticket is an audio tour while visiting each island and access to the Statue of Liberty Pedestal and Museum.
Longwood Gardens and Brandywine, PA
May 11 & 12 – From $280
Join us on a trip to the beautiful Brandywine Valley area in PA. This tour includes a visit to the Hagley Museum, Dinner Theater, and Longwood Gardens with their exquisite conservatory, Mediterranean and Hillside gardens and the spectacular Open Air Theatre Fountain Shows. Don’t miss your chance to experience spring at the gardens!
Intrepid Museum and NYC Guided Tour
May 19 – $108 Adults, $106 Seniors (65+) $101, Child (5-12)
Join us for this incredible opportunity to discover the legendary aircraft carrier Intrepid, the first Space Shuttle, the world’s fastest jets and guided missile submarine. Add lunch and a guided city bus tour and this makes for a wonderful day in NYC.
Enjoy a Concert in Westchester County, NY
May 30 – $110
Caramoor is the legacy of Walter and Lucie Rosen who built a great house and filled it with treasures. Here you will enjoy a musical concert followed by a house tour, with a luncheon buffet on the grounds. Don’t miss this exquisite day!
Brooklyn Pizza Tour
June 2 – $115
Voted the #1 trip to Brooklyn; A Slice of Brooklyn Pizza Tours covers pizza and Brooklyn from one end to the other. Also includes a visit to Coney Island. You haven’t seen Brooklyn until you take this tour!
June 16 – $85 Adults, $83 Seniors (65+), $81 Child (3-12)
The Bronx Zoo with a Total Experience ticket which includes most everything accepts food in the zoo. Don’t miss your chance to visit the World’s Greatest Zoo.
Rhode Island’s Blackstone River Valley
June 30 – From $88
Blackstone River Valley is a region of Rhode Island that was a major factor in the American Industrial Revolution. You will learn about this time with a tour of a historic textile mill complex on the banks of the Blackstone River. We will also explore the Blackstone River. With a splendid guided tour on a riverboat. This day is filled with rich history, scenic landscapes and a unique experience.
Yankees vs. Red Sox – TBD
July 1 – TBD
Boston Red Sox vs. NY Yankees at Yankee stadium. Seats and Game Time TBD
July 14 – From $85
Journey through the heart of the scenic Connecticut River Valley aboard a beautiful steam train then a riverboat ride on the CT River. Your day will start at Gillette Castle which looks like a medieval fortress, but a step inside the stone castle reveals the built-in couches, table trackway, and woodcarvings that all point to the creative genius that was William Gillette. Lunch included.
Gulliver’s Gate in NYC
July 21 –$95 Adults, $87 Seniors (65+) and Children (3-12)
Leave the Land at Large and enter an amazing new experience, located at the crossroads of the world, Times Square. A full city block wide, Gulliver’s Gate is a technologically advanced, interactive and immersive world of miniatures that will ignite your imagination and challenge your perspective. This fascinating display boasts hundreds of replicas of famous cities from all around the globe including our very own New York City! Explore the mysteries of the ancient world and contemporary wonders as you discover Asia from the Great Wall to the Taj Mahal, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Latin America.
Overnight in the Catskills
July 28 & 29 – From $275
On this overnight tour, you will experience a leisurely-paced excursion through the legendary Catskill Mountains offering some of the country’s most magnificent scenery on a scenic train adventure and you will get a first-hand view of the historic shoreline from the decks of the celebrated Hudson River Cruise. Don’t miss this beautiful weekend.
August 8 & 18 – From $82
Saratoga Racetrack is located in Saratoga Springs, NY. The area is beautiful and the thoroughbred racing grounds are impeccable. You will arrive at the racetrack prior to post time with ample time to find your seat and place your bets! We will leave following the last race and make a quick stop for dinner on the way home. Two dates to choose from – and always a sellout! Includes round trip transportation and a reserved grandstand seat.
Block Island Daytripper
August 11 – $120
Block Island is “one of the last great places in the Western Hemisphere – and may be America’s best kept secret.” Your trip today begins with a 1 hour ferry ride to the island leaving from Point Judith, RI. Upon arrival you will enjoy a delicious luncheon served at the National Hotel, an escorted island tour and time on your own for shopping.
Red Sox vs. Tampa Bay
August 18 – TBD
Boston Red Sox vs. Tampa Bay Rays. Seats and Game Time TBD.
9/11 Memorial Museum
August 25 – 9/11 Memorial Museum – $116 Adult, $111 Senior (65+) $108 Child (7-17)
Today will begin with an tasty sit-down lunch at a restaurant in the heart of the financial district of NYC; then you’ll have the rest of the day to visit the 9/11 Memorial and Museum. This educational institution which honors the victims and examines 9/11 and its continued global significance is a powerful place that everyone should visit in their lifetime.
Lunch and Cruise in Webster, MA
September 12 – From $85
Today you will cruise Webster Lake on a modern day replica of the grand riverboats that plied the Mississippi River in the late 19th century and is one of the few authentic paddlewheel riverboats still in operation in the US. Lunch is included on the lake where you’ll enjoy panoramic views and a delicious meal. We’ll finish the day with a visit to a family farm stand.
Pacific Coast Journey
September 8-16 – 9 Days, 13 Meals, $2,449 pp dbl + Air Guaranteed Departures
Revel in the natural beauty of the Pacific Coast experiencing the wonders of the Columbia River Gorge, glorious mountains, magnificent redwood trees, lush vineyards and the exciting “City by the Bay”. Includes Columbia River Gorge, beautiful Multnomah Falls and the mammoth Bonneville Lock and Dam, Portland and Old Town Historic District, the Oregon Coast including Three Capes Scenic Drive with Yaquina Head Lighthouse, dune buggy ride though Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area, Crater Lake National Park, Redwood National Park, San Francisco’s Golden gate Bridge and more.
Friesians of Majesty
September 22 – $110
A Friesians of Majesty equestrian tour and performance creates a magical experience in Southern Vermont! We invite you to visit this farm for a unique tour experience and a very special horse show. Included is lunch in a rustic yet New England atmosphere with delicious food.
Europe in a Nutshell
September 22 – October 5 – From $5,899 pp dbl includes Air Guaranteed Departures
A Journey of Trains, Wine, Pastry & Chocolate! Visit five countries and only unpack 3 times. This journey begins in elegant Vienna, and continues by first class train to Salzburg, Austria. It is from here you will do the Sound of Music tours & Munich, Germany. Then travel by first class trans-alpine express train to Bern, Switzerland, where you’ll make excursions to France, Germany, & Italy. You’ll have Black Forest Cake in the Black Forest! All breakfasts and dinners included. This is a very popular tour and space is limited.
The Canyon Country Experience
October 3 – 6 Nights, 11 Meals, $1,950.00 pp dbl + Air Guaranteed Departures
Features Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park, Capitol Reef National Park, Dead Horse Point State Park, Colorado River Jet Boat Ride, Arches National Park, Grand Canyon National Park, Goulding’s Lodge, Navajo-guided tour of Monument Valley, Edge of the Cedars Museum. This tour requires average physical activity. Participants should be in good health, able to climb stairs and walk reasonable distances, possibly over uneven ground or unpaved trails. This tour covers areas of higher altitudes including overnight locations above 7000 ft. and touring above 9000 ft. We have experienced this tour and it is fantastic.
Lancaster & Gettysburg, PA
October 5 – 8 – From $450
Includes the highly anticipated show “Jesus” playing at Sight & Sound Theater in Lancaster. This tour also includes An Amish farmlands tour & lunch with an Amish Family, The Apple Harvest Festival, Guided Gettysburg Battlefield Tour, Military Park, and the Utz Chip Trip, a factory tour & Outlet Store. This is the trip you should plan your entire year around!!
Ireland – Coast to Coast
October 10th-20th 10 Days, 17 Meals – $2,499 pp dbl + Air Guaranteed Departures
Features a two-night stay at the Abbyglen Castle. From its bustling, historic capital of Dublin to its quaint seaside villages, Ireland is yours to explore on this tour featuring Irish music, dance, cuisine and architecture. Includes, Dublin City Tour with the Book of Kells at Trinity College, Powerscort Estate, Garnish Island and Muckross House in Kilarney and Castletown Estate in Co Kildare, Visit the Cliffs of Moher and travel though the vast land of Burren, Tour Blarney Castle and kiss the ‘Blarney Stone’, two nights’ accommodations and dinners at Abbeyglen Castle in Clifden, Co Galway, and more.
Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta
October 11 – 4 Nights, 8 Meals, $1,430.00 pp dbl + Air Guaranteed Departures
Learn why Albuquerque is called the Balloon Capitol of the World. Tour includes the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta, Twinkle Twinkle Glos, After Glow Fireworks Show, Dawn Patrol, Albuquerque City Tour, Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, Acoma Pueblo Sky City, Santa Fe Tour and more.
Bewitching Salem, MA
October 13 – $80 Adults, $79 Seniors (62+) $70 Child (6-14)
Every year during the month of October the seaport of Salem, MA becomes a bewitching Halloween festival. It’s a magical place that blends traditional autumn celebrations with the excitement of Halloween. An all-day trolley ticket is included which allows you to hop on and off at several spots in downtown Salem.
Pumpkins in Providence at Roger Williams Park Zoo
October 27 – From $89
We will start the evening off with a delicious dinner in Providence, RI, along with a cooking demonstration with Q & A afterwards. Then we’re off to the famous Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular at Roger Williams Park Zoo. You will see over 5000 illuminated jack-o-lanterns transformed into remarkable works of art. This event is not to be missed.
Bob Hope’s USO Style Show at the Aqua Turf Club 5
November 12 – $85
“Bob Hope’s” USO Style Show featuring Bill Johnson and Holly Faris is a special tribute to America’s Vietnam Vets. Special guest, Michelle Dellefave, is a world-class entertainer and an original Gold Digger. Today includes lunch and a fantastic show!
Radio City Christmas Spectacular in NYC
November 17 & 24 & December 7 – From $145
Always a sellout, so book early for this performance starring the Rockettes. Each day includes time on your own in NYC and tickets to the show. Details with show times will be posted on-line when they become available.
Post Road Tours Invites You To Join Us As We Embark On An Unforgettable River Cruise.
November 2019 – 7 Days, 6 Nights From $2,100.00 + Air
River cruises on the Columbia and Snake Rivers present a wealth of natural, awe-inspiring beauty and iconic destinations that will leave you breathless. The timelessness and deep-rooted history of the region is evident at each and every port along your journey. As you relive the daring exploits of frontiersmen and adventurers, you will bear witness to the precious land just as it appeared to Lewis and Clark in 1805. From the raw, natural power of Mount St. Helens to cascading waterfalls like Multnomah Falls and the acclaimed wineries of the Pacific Northwest, this captivating corner of America will show you the world from a new perspective.
Our flight takes us to Vancouver, WA to board the American Empress riverboat which delivers classic elegance and modern luxury on a grand scale. One step onboard and you will quickly discover that there is far more to this vessel than her welcoming appearance and signature red paddlewheel. This river cruise aboard the American Empress incites moments of sheer perfection with her seamless blend of stunning backdrops, exceptional dining venues, dynamic public spaces and stunning décor. We invite you to step aboard and delight in the luxurious modern amenities, gracious service and endless authentic experiences that await you.
Holiday Train Show at the New York Botanical Gardens
December 2 – From $87
Enchanting trains zip through a display of 150 landmarks, each re-created with bark, leaves, and other natural materials—all under the twinkling glow of the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory. You will marvel at sites such as the Brooklyn Bridge, Statue of Liberty, and Rockefeller Center on nearly a half-mile of track. This could be the best thing you do all year!
Cape May & Atlantic City, NJ
December 7-9 – From $469
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. Includes 2 nights in Cape May, Holiday Lights Trolley Tour, 1879 Emlen Physick Estate Tour, The Carroll Gallery, A day in Atlantic City with lunch at Carmine’s at the Tropicana and more. Join us and enjoy Christmas in Cape May.
Christmas at the Newport Mansions
December 15 – From $80
Celebrate the holiday season in the Mansions of Newport when these spectacular estates are decorated in festive themes. Please join us for a journey back in time at one of America’s premier collections of historic house museums. This is a walking and audio-guided tour. Lunch will be available on your own in downtown Newport.
You Choose Your New Year’s Eve
December 31 – From $25
Celebrate New Year’s at Mohegan Sun or Foxwoods Casino. With 300,000 square feet of gaming excitement at Mohegan Sun and 7,500 slot machines at Foxwoods Resort it could be a tough choice, but just know you will be treated like a VIP at both casinos with bonus packages and food vouchers. You’ll be sure to ring in a Happy New Year!