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

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 or can be viewed here!

March 24 - 29, 2019Colonial Williamsburg Spectacular!  Featuring Colonial Williamsburg, Historic Jamestown and Philadelphia.  Includes 8 meals (4 breakfasts & 4 dinners).  Flyers available at the center!  $865/pp double for members; $1045/pp single for members.  Add $50 per person for not-yet-members.

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!

Thursday, December 6, 2018Yuletide Newport!  Join us as we travel to Newport - visit LocalZ for a delicious lunch before touring one of the Newport mansions, decorated for the holidays.  Your trip wraps up by visiting LaSalette, New England's largest and most colorful light display.  Click here to view the flyer - $85/members; $95/not yet members. 

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.

Tuesday, January 29, 2019Foxwoods!  Join us as we spend the day at Foxwoods Casino to beat the winter blues.  $35/members; $45/not yet members.

Wednesday, April 3, 2019Mohegan Sun!  $35/members; $45/not yet members.

Thursday, April 25, 2019Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum.  Join us as we travel to Boston for lunch at the Venezia Restaurant followed by a visit to the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum.  Click here to view the flyer.  $95/members; $105/not yet members.

Tuesday, May 14, 2019Granite State Spectacular!  Featuring Pickity Place & Averill House Vineyard.  Click here to view the flyer!  $95/members; $105/not yet members.

Thursday, June 20, 2019Spirit of Boston!  Join us on the Spirit of Boston fo ra two hour narrated cruise and dine on a delicious buffet of Roast Salmon, Tilapia, Chicken Parmesan, Meatballs, Baked Ziti or Roast Broccoli.  Later we'll visit Boston's North End or Quincy Market!  Click here to view the flyer.  $95/members; $105/not yet members.

Tuesday, July 16, 2019Foxwoods.  $35/members; $45/not yet members.

July 18, 2019Majestic Maine Cruise!  Join us as we travel to Casco Bay!

Wednesday, August 14, 2019Gloucester Lobster Cruise!  One of our favorite trips!  Join us on the luxurious Beauport Princess Cruise Ship for a narrated two and one half hour cruise.  Later we'll travel to Rockport for shopping and sightseeing.  Click here to view the flyer.  $105/members; $115/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!