Travel

 

Portland2012.jpgThe Dover Community Senior Center has an active travel department located within the center. We offer day trips, overnight and extended stays at a variety of locations. Trips leave from Dover Ice Arena "park and ride" lot unless otherwise noted. In order for trips to go and secure your seat, please sign up early!

It is important to make reservations early. All trips have deposit deadlines, cancellation policies, and some trips offer cancellation insurance for groups and individuals. Optional side trips and add-on tours are offered on some trips at an additional charge. Some trips may require a passport. Trip flyers with additional detailed information are available at the center. Trips may be cancelled if the minimum number of travelers is not reached.

Travel Office General Information

Senior Travel Phone: 516-6437

Please read tour highlights and consider any special needs you may have. Many tours require walking or stairs and may have limited handicapped access. We request a $10 deposit on day trips and a $50 deposit on overnight trips (per person) at the time of your reservation.  Final payment is due a minimum of 30 days in advance of most trips.  

Upcoming Overnight Trips

August 24 - 30, 2018Discover South Dakota. We have flyers at the center, or you can view this link for detailed information!

October 1 - 4, 2018Quebec Spectacular!  Join us for a 4-day trip to Quebec - passport required.  This trip will require a lot of independent walking and walking on uneven surfaces.  View the flyer here.  $675/pp double occupancy for members; $695/pp double occupancy for not-yet members.

November 5-6, 2018Casino Overnight.  Mohegan and Foxwoods.

February 16 - March 3, 2019Daytona Beach!  Join us for 16 days in Daytona Beach with an optional 5 day Fort Myers extension!  You can take the bus down or fly - flyers available at the Center!

March 29 - April 12, 2019Southern Caribbean Cruise from Boston!  Join us as we partner with Best of Times travel for your 15 day/14 night cruise on the Norwegian Gem.  Includes round trip transfers to the pier in Boston.  Click here to view the flyer!

May 10 - 17, 2019Boston to Bermuda!  We partner with Best of Times travel to cruise on the Norwegian Gem from Boston to Bermuda.  Click here to view the flyer. 

September 8 - 16, 2019Painted Canyons of the West!  Featuring Utah's five national parks.  Join us as we partner with Collette for this amazing trip out west!  Click here to view the website with more details.  Please contact Linda by email or call 603-516-6420 to be put on the list for our travel show so we can notify you of the date!

Upcoming Overseas Trips  

June 16 -June 24, 2019Iceland - Land of Ice & Fire.  Join us with Collette Travel as we spend 9 days in Iceland!  Click here to view a link to our travel page with trip details.  We are hosting a special travel presentation on May 15th at 2pm.  Please RSVP by calling Linda at (603)516-6420 or emailing her.

Is there somewhere you would like to travel that we are not currently offering? Australia or Africa perhaps? We can work to help get you group pricing and booking through us helps benefit the center. Call Linda at (603)516-6420 to schedule a time to look at what we have to offer!

Upcoming Day Trips - please remember final payments on trips are due at least 1 month in advance of the trip!  These trips fill fast - don't wait to put down your deposit to reserve your seat!

Wednesday, August 15, 2018Gloucester Lobster Cruise.  Join us on the Beauport Princess Cruise Ship to enjoy a two and a half hour cruise in Gloucester Harbor featuring a delicious buffet.  After the cruise, travel to Rockport for shopping and sightseeing.  Click here to view the flyer.  $95/members; $100/not yet members.

Saturday, October 6, 2018Ed Asner stars in a Man and his Prostate!  A comedic one-man show based on true-life experiences which follow an Italian vacation gone awry.  Ed Asner stars in this comedy about a man who discovers his inner self by means of near tragedy.  Because of limited seating, Senior Center members only please.  Transportation is via rec shuttle.  Full payment is due at sign-up as these are advance purchase theater tickets.  $35/members only.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018Vermont Foliage!  Featuring the Vermont Country Store, lunch at the New England House Restaurant in Brattleboro, VT (choice of pan seared salmon or maple apple pork loin), and a trip to the Grafton Village Cheese store!  Click here to view the flyer.  $85/members; $95/not yet members.

Saturday, October 27, 2018The Addams Family.  Join us at the STAR Theater in Kittery, ME!  Due to limited seating, this trip is only available to Dover Senior Center members.  Full payment is due at sign-up as these are advance purchase theater tickets.  $35/members only.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018Hairspray!  We travel to the North Shore Music Theater to see Hairspray.  This trip will be by Recreation shuttle.  These are advance purchase theater tickets.  Full payment is due September 1st.  There will be no refunds after September 1st unless we are able to sell your seat.  $75.

December 15 and 16, 2018Home for the Holidays!  Pick which day you'd like to go see the biggest Holiday party you will ever see on stage!   This holiday production has become a seacoast tradition, featuring a cast of more than 45 local performers and musicians joined by special guests.  Due to limited seating, this trip is only available to Dover Senior Center members.  Full payment is due at sign-up as these are advance purchase theater tickets.  $35/members only.

Monday, December 31, 2018New Year's at Noon!  We had so much fun ringing in 2018 we decided to do it again!  Join us aboard the Odyssey for a two hour cruise in Boston Harbor featuring a scrumptious buffet, champagne toast and unmatched skyline views.  Click here to view the flyer.  $95/members; $100/not yet members.

Trips to Foxwoods, Mohegan Sun & Oxford Casinos alternate throughout the year. Call Linda in the Senior Center at 516-6437 for newly booked trips.


Please check with the travel office for more trips!