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

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!

September 18 - 20, 2019Bar Harbor!  Join us for this 3 day, two night trip to Bar Harbor, Maine!  We will stay at the Deluxe Acadia Inn - the trip includes a tour of Bar Harbor and Mt Desert Island, a narrated tour of Acadia National Park, Lobster Bake, Four meals (2B, 1L, 1D), and a visit to the Freeport Outlets!  View the flyer here.  $390/pp double - add $30 for not yet members.  

December 3 - 5, 2019The Mount Washington Hotel & Resort.  We partner with Yankee Travel to enjoy a masterpiece of Spanish Renaiisance architecture - The Mount Washington Hotel & Resort.  This flamboyant marvel opened in 1902 and immediately became the summer haunt of poets, presidents and princes.  Fabled fo rdaytime diversion and elegant evenings, The Mount Washington Hotel was created for lavish leisure and scenery that surrounds your senses and your spirit.  This deluxe tour includes - Deluxe hotel accommodations, welcome reception with afternoon tea and entertainmnet, 4 meals (2 breakfast, 2 dinners, Superior 4-course dinners in The Grand Dining Room featuring dancing and music provided by the Mount Washington Hotel's Orchestra, tour and history of the hotel with a local historian and all amenities the resort has to offer.  Flyers are available at the Center.  Contact Linda (603)516-6420 with questions.  $569/pp dbl occupancy (+$160 single).

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.   Please call Linda at (603)516-6420 or email her for more information.

April 14 - 23, 2020Sunny Portugal!  Join us as we travel with Collette Travel to Sunny Portugal!  Click here to view a link to our travel page with trip details.  We are hosting a special travel presentation on June 6th at 2pm - please RSVP to Linda at (603)516-6420 or email 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!

Monday, June 17, 2019On Golden Pond.  Join us on the Rec Bus as we travel to the Winnipesaukee Playhouse to see their production of Golden Pond. Because of limited seating - Senior Center members only.  Full payment is due at time of sign-up. These are advance purchase theater tickets, please note that no refunds will be issued unless we are able to sell your seat.  $40 - members only. 

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.  

Wednesday, June 26, 2019Red Sox v Chicago White Sox at Fenway Park!  $110 Members/$120 not yet members

Thursday, June 27, 2019Moon over Buffalo.  Join us on the Rec Bus as we travel to the Winnipesaukee Playhouse to see their production of Moon over Buffalo. Because of limited seating - Senior Center members only.  Full payment is due at time of sign-up. These are advance purchase theater tickets, please note that no refunds will be issued unless we are able to sell your seat.  $40 - members only. 

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

July 18, 2019Majestic Maine Cruise!  Join us as we travel to Casco Bay!  We have added a second bus!  $105/members; $115/not yet members.

Thursday, August 1, 2019Chicago!  Join us on the Rec Bus as we travel to the Winnipesaukee Playhouse to see their production of Chicago. Because of limited seating - Senior Center members only.  Full payment is due at time of sign-up. These are advance purchase theater tickets, please note that no refunds will be issued unless we are able to sell your seat.  $40 - members only. 

Sunday, August 11, 2019Cirque du Soleil Crystal at Cross Arena in Portland!  Cirque du Soleil takes to the ice!   Because of limited seating - Senior Center members only.  Full payment is due at time of sign-up. These are advance purchase tickets, please note that no refunds will be issued unless we are able to sell your seat.  $60 - members only. 

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.  We have added a second bus!

Wednesday, August 28, 2019Murder on the Orient Express at Ogunquit Playhouse.  Because of limited seating - Senior Center members only.  Full payment is due at time of sign-up. These are advance purchase theater tickets, please note that no refunds will be issued unless we are able to sell your seat.  $90/members only please.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019Menopause the Musical at Ogunquit Playhouse.  Because of limited seating - Senior Center members only.  Full payment is due at time of sign-up. These are advance purchase theater tickets, please note that no refunds will be issued unless we are able to sell your seat.  $90/members only please.

Thursday, September 12, 2019Bedrock Gardens!  We will have a private 90-minute tour of Bedrock Gardens!  These are advance purchase tickets, please note that no refunds will be issued unless we are able to sell your seat.  $40/members only.

Saturday, October 5, 2019Blue Man Group! Join us as we travel to Quincy Market for lunch on your own, then to see the incomparable Blue Man Group perform in Boston!  $105/members; $115/not yet members

Wednesday, October 9, 2019Mystery Musical at Ogunquit Playhouse!  Because of limited seating - Senior Center members only.  Full payment is due at time of sign-up. These are advance purchase theater tickets, please note that no refunds will be issued unless we are able to sell your seat.  $90/members only.

Sunday, October 13, 2019Deadly MurderJoin us on the Rec Bus as we travel to the Winnipesaukee Playhouse to see their production of Deadly Murder. Because of limited seating - Senior Center members only.  Full payment is due at time of sign-up. These are advance purchase theater tickets, please note that no refunds will be issued unless we are able to sell your seat.  $40 - members only.  

Thursday, October 17, 2019Lake Winnipesaukee Cruise!  Flyers at the Center - $105/members and $115/not yet members.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019Mohegan Sun.  $35/members; $45/not yet members.

Sunday, December 8, 2019Christmas Spectacular at Reagle Players.  Flyers at the Center.  $125/members; $135/not yet members

Tuesday, December 31, 2019New Year's at Noon!  Join us as we ring in the New Year at noon in Boston Harbor.  $110/members; $120/not yet members.

Call Linda in the Senior Center at 516-6437 for newly booked trips.