Trips

DAY TRIPS

Day Trips are planned for the months of April through December. On average, there are 2 Day Trips per month scheduled. These trips are held in conjunction with East Lyme Senior Center and Waterford Senior Services as a way to ensure enough registrations for a trip to run. Day Trips are open to adults.

Flyers are available at the Senior Center with the Day Trip’s information or about any trip you are interested in taking.

Registration dates for Day Trips are noted on their specific flyer. It is important to register as soon as you can. If a Day Trip is full, be sure to put your name on the Wait List. If there are enough names on the Wait List, we will look to run a second bus or to schedule the same trip at a later date. If that happens, all names on the Wait List will be called first.



 

Tue, Oct 15thPolka at the Aqua Turf. Featuring The Polka Family Band. Includes transportation, coffee & Donuts, door prizes, complimentary glass of beer or wine and family style lunch” Salad/ Mac & Cheese/ Kielbasa & Kraut/ Stuffed Cabbage/ Pierogies/ Vegtable/ Dessert. Cost is $72.00. Registration begins July s May 1st. Please register for this trip by July 22, 2019.

November 7, 2019 – Round trip motor coach, Guided Tour of Sturbridge Village, lunch and time to explore the Village. Price is $103 pp. Tickets are on sale now. Please purchase before October 1st.

November 24, 2019 – Newport Playhouse – Enjoy a delicious all-you can-eat buffet before watching A Christmas Cactus, a murder mystery romp around the holidays. After all the laughter you will be treated to a fun-filled cabaret! Price is $80pp. Tickets are on sale now. Please purchase before October 15th.

Thursday, December 5 – Join us for A Rockwell Christmas Trip. This tour will begin at the Red Lions Inn for lunch and a visit to the Norman Rockwell Museum and end with a leisurely drive through Forest Park’s Bright Nights, a 2.5 mile ride through the park while listening to holiday music seeing a variety of designs,
animals and objects that are illuminated. The cost is $110pp.Wait list only.


OVERNIGHT TRIPS/CRUISES

There are usually 4 overnight trips scheduled throughout the year. Their duration is anywhere between 2 and 4 nights. In addition, 2 – 4 cruises are planned and/or longer, overnight trips. These trips are also held in conjunction with Lymes’ Senior Center and Waterford Senior Services as a way to ensure enough registrations for a trip to run. Overnight Trips and Cruises are open to adults.

Flyers for the Overnight Trips/Cruises are available at the Senior Center with information about any trip you may be interested in.

Registration dates for Overnight Trips/Cruises are noted on their specific flyer. It is important to register as soon as you can.

Click on the blue or pink  highlighted line below to see some of the  flyers with details about some upcoming Overnight Trips 

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Trip Presentation regarding the Sep 2019 America’s Cowboy Country and the Oct 2019 Southern Italy & Sicily Trips on Mon, Feb 4th at 10am at the East Lyme Senior Center – Call to register at 860-739-5859. Sign up for actual trip should be made at the Lymes’ Senior Center for all Lyme and Old Lyme Residents.

Oct 29-Nov 9, 2019 – Guided tour of Southern Italy & Sicily. 12 days, 11 nights. Transportation & transfers included. Prices start $3799 pp double occupancy. Registration has begun.Sicily

November 9-24, 2019 – 16 days, 15 nights New York to Panama Canal Escorted cruise from New York to Tampa, includes partial transit of Panama Canal. Motorcoach transportation to NY Pier and home from airport, flight from Tampa to Bradley, 15 night cruise aboard the Norwegian Dawn visiting Curacao, Aruba, Santa Marta Columbia, Cartegena Columbia, Panama Canal, Colon Panama, Puerto Limon Costa Rica, Roatan Bay Islands, Harest Caye (private port), Costa Maya and Tampa. All meals onboard with freestyle dining, entertainment, casino, fitness center and lots of daily activities, professional Ship Shop escort, exclusive Ship Shop parties and events. $1999 pp based on double occupancy. Registration has begunPanama Canal 1   Panama Canal 2

December 29, 2019 – January 2, 2020 (Collette) – California New Year’s Get-away featuring the Tournament of Roses parade. Slide Show Presentation for Dec 29, 2020 California New Years Trip will be held on Monday, April 1st at 10:00 am at the East Lyme Senior Center. Call (860)739-5859 to register for Presentation. Although presentation will be held at East Lyme Senior Center, please signify that you are signing up under “Lymes’ Senior Center” if you decide to take the trip.

February 6-9, 2020Quebec Winter Carnival – with a travel guide. 4 days, 3 nights. Old Quebec City, Winter Carnival and Carnival’s Night Parade. Prices start $930pp double.

March 2020Iceland’s Magical Northern Lights – and tour of the country. Enjoy the natural beauty of Iceland. Transportation & transfers included. Prices start at $3699pp double occupancy. Registration has begun.

August 21-29, 2020 – Join us for a 9 day trip to the Colorado Rockies. Visits to 4 national parks as well as 11 meals, transportation & transfers. $3499pp double, $4499 single & $3499 triple occupancy. Registration begins November 1st.

October 3-12, 2020 – 10 day Shades of Ireland trip includes 13 meals. Visit Dublin, Blarney Castle, Kilkenny, Waterford, Ring of Kerry, Cliffs of Moher and more. Transportation & transfers
included. $3649pp dbl, $4249pp single or $3619pp triple occupancy. Registration begins Nov. 1.

October 7-9, 2020 – “Queen Esther” at The Sight and Sound Theatre in Lancaster,PA.

 

    Newport Playhouse and Cabaret

    Join us for a trip to the Newport Playhouse and Cabaret in Newport, RI.

    Play: Last of the Red Hot Lovers. $76.00 per person. All you can eat buffet.

    Registration begins. Sept. 1st.  Minimal walking.

    Mohegan Sun Trip

    Join us for a trip to Mohegan Sun on Thursday, November 3rd. Departure will be from East Lyme Senior Center.

    Trip fee $20.00 per person. Make checks out to Lymes Senior Center. No meal included, but you will receive a casino package. Registration begins September 1st.  Moderate walking.

    Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular

    Thu, October 13th – Join us for the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular at the Roger Williams Zoo in Providence, RI. Trip fee is $46pp. Registration begins August 1st. Meal not included. Lots of walking.

     

    Boston On Your Own

    Sat, October 1st Boston on your own – Bus leaves East Lyme at 8:15am and leaves Boston at 6pm. Trip fee is $44pp. Registration begins August 1st. Meal not included. Lots of walking.

     

    The Big E Trip

    Wed, September 21st –  Trip to The Big E (celebrating its 100th Anniversary) in Springfield, MA. Trip fee is $45pp.  Lunch not included. Registration begins July 1st. Lots of walking.  Big E