BURGESS TOURS – WELCOME BACK FRIENDS!
Dear Travelling Friends,
As the Vaccine rollout continues and the return of travel is on the Horizon, Burgess Tours would like to welcome you back with a few Day Tours in August now that the Atlantic Bubble is opening.
We have listed below our Agenda for August and several Tours for the Fall.
For all Tours and Departures, we remain committed to monitoring all public health advisories and applicable travel restrictions, which help inform our decisions to either operate or cancel 30 – 45 days prior to departure.
Burgess Tours requires that all passengers must have a least one shot of the COVID 19 Vaccine to travel, as the safety of our customers is of the upmost importance. We cannot wait to get back out into the world of travel with you all.
Please book soon, as we required a certain number of passengers, in order for each Tour to depart. All Day Tours will be refunded if Burgess Tours has to cancel due to COVID 19.
Fundy Trail Parkway, St. Martins, Historical Saint John
Fundy Trail Parkway from St. Martins to Sussex
The Views from the Motor Coach are Spectacular! Join Burgess Tours for a New Day of Adventure
Sit back and enjoy your day as we take care of all the details. As we depart this morning, we will make our way towards Saint John stopping in Sussex for Coffee & Muffins. We will then continue to the Old Port City of Saint John with a must stop at one of Canada’s Oldest City Market. You can pick up your picnic lunch here for our Noon Picnic in case you have forgotten to bring one along. After our picnic lunch at a local park, Harold, our Tour Guide will enlighten us with the History & Stories of the oldest Loyalist City in Canada.
We will then make our way to St. Martins, a quaint little village at the entrance to the Fundy Trail Parkway. Time for a little shopping and picture taking of the 2 Covered Bridges & Lighthouse.
Now it is time to start the Trail… have your cameras ready as you will experience beautiful landscape with the ocean as the backdrop. Part way through the trail we will make a stop at the Interpretative Centre. Here you will enjoy a short video presentation of the history of the Big Salmon River area that once was a booming community for Shipbuilding & the Fishing industry.
We will then continue our journey along the Trail and end our day for a delicious Group Dinner at Adair’s Wilderness Lodge.
Once we finish our Dinner, we will be homeward bound with many memories of a wonderful day spent right in our own back yard.
Price per Person $118.00 Includes: Deluxe Motor Coach Transportation, Step-On Guide Services for Historical Saint John and the Fundy Parkway, Coffee & Muffins, Entrance Fee to Fundy Trail & Interpretive Centre, Group Dinner & all Taxes.
$50.00 Deposit when booking and the balance is due July 4, 2021. No Refunds after July 4, 2021
Motor Coach Departs: Moncton, Salisbury, Petitcodiac, Sussex
Day Tour to “Beautiful St. Andrews by the Sea”
Hop on Board, as we travel to the St. Andrews by- the-Sea to the downtown Farmers Market located in Market Square. You will find so much at the market, such as fresh produce, cut flowers, homemade cooking, preserves, ethnic foods, knitting, handsewn items, wood products and much more!! Local Music is featured as well for your enjoyment. Take time to shop the downtown area and have lunch on your own.
Early afternoon you will enjoy a Guided Sight-Seeing Tour of pretty St. Andrews. You will be enlightened as you learn the History of this famous Sea-Side Town. There are many beautiful old “Victorian Homes” throughout the Town with history galore and of course the famous Algonquin Hotel. We will spend time visiting a few of these sites, especially the red brick Georgian Mansion built in 1824. This was once the estate of the late Henry & Sarah Ross, an American couple who fell in love with the area and summered here for 40 years.
We will then say farewell to St. Andrews and make our way back to Saint John, just in time for a delicious Group Dinner.
Following Dinner, we will be homeward bound taking with us delightful memories of a well spent maritime summer day!
Price per Person $112.00 Includes: Deluxe Motor Coach Transportation, Farmers Market, Guided Sight-Seeing Tour of St. Andrews, All Attractions, Group Dinner & all taxes.
$50.00 required when booking. Balance is due July 12, 2021. No Refunds available after July 12, 2021.
Departs: Moncton, Salisbury, Petitcodiac, Sussex, Norton, Hampton, Quispamsis & Saint John.
Summer Fun Filled Mystery Tour
Come join Burgess Tours for an Awesome Day!
Join Burgess Tours for an awesome day as we take you on a Maritime Adventure.
All you need to bring along is a Picnic Lunch and the rest of the day is taken care of!
So, sit back and enjoy the ride as we have taken care all the details!
We will visit many picturesque areas so have your camera ready!
All entrance fees included. We will top off the Day with a Delicious Group Dinner in a delightful setting.
Price Per Person $135.00 Includes: Motor Coach Transportation, Coffee Break, Snacks, All entrance fees, Group Dinner and all taxes.
$50.00 is required when booking and the balance is due July 18, 2021. No Refunds after July 18, 2021
Departs. Saint John, Quispamsis, Hampton, Sussex, Petitcodiac, Moncton
Day Tour to Prince Edward Island
With a Spectacular Visit to the “Amish Country in Montague”
August 20: Join Burgess Tours for a new adventure as we travel to Montague PEI to visit some of our new “Amish Friends”. We will be accompanied by a local Guide who will enlighten us with the ways of the life of the Amish People. We will be visiting a few Farms, a Bake Shop and Amish Store with Quilts etc. You will also enjoy some time spent in the quaint picturesque Town of Montague.
We will be stopping in Charlottetown before making our way to Montaque for a quick lunch (on your own). If you wish feel free to bring along a sandwich. Complimentary bottled water and homemade cookies will be provided for you. After a delightful afternoon spent in the backroads of the Amish Country we will depart for Charlottetown, where we will have a delicious supper waiting for us in Charlottetown.
After our Meal we will depart for home with fond memories of a new adventure.
Price per Person $115.00 Includes: Deluxe Motor Coach Transportation, Guided Tour of the Amish Country, Bridge Fee, Group Dinner & all taxes.
$50.00 is required when booking and the balance is due July 20, 2021. No Refunds after July 2, 2021.
Motor Coach departs from Moncton & Sackville
7 Day Maritime Tour
August 23-29, 2021
Come along for an Amazing Tour of the Southern Shores of Nova Scotia, Cape Breton and Prince Edward Island Enjoy Spectacular Scenery, Delicious Cuisine and the best in Downhome Hospitality!
Prince Edward Island
Musical Afternoon with Mary Smith & The Country Gents topped off with a delicious meal at “Famous New Glasgow Lobster Suppers”, other options are also available…
Once we will travel across the Confederation Bridge, we will be stopping at the Gate Way Village for some shopping and lunch (on your own). I suggest you bring a picnic lunch as many picnic tables are available.
We will then make our way to the beautiful Seaside Town of North Rustico, for an enjoyable afternoon with Mary Smith & The Country Gents. Mary, and her Musical Talent, is well-known across the Island. We will also include some afternoon refreshments for you.
After an awesome afternoon of Musical entertainment, we will all be ready for a delicious supper at “New Glasgow Lobster Suppers” who are celebrating their 63rd year of operation. The Meal includes a choice of Lobster, Baked Ham, 8 oz Strip Loin Steak, Pan Seared Haddock, Chicken Supreme, Atlantic Salmon or Vegetarian Pasta. In addition to those food items the meal will consist of Mussels, Seafood Chowder, Soup of the Day, Salad Plate consisting of Coleslaw, Potato Salad, Tossed Salad and Tea, Coffee, Sodas & a variety of Desserts. As we leave this beautiful Island, we will take home with us some wonderful memories of a well spent day.
Price per Person $150.00 Includes: Motor Coach Transportation, Bridge Fee, Musical Afternoon of Country Music, Lobster Supper + other Options available & all taxes.
$50.00 required when booking & balance is due August 18, 2021. No Refunds after August 18, 2021.
Departs: Saint John, Quispamsis, Hampton, Sussex, Petitcodiac, Moncton
Nova Scotia FALL FOLIAGE
Travelling the Beautiful Amherst Shore with quaint little Villages along the way. A must stop at the Historical Train Station in Tatamagouche, Shopping at Masstown Market & a Scenic Drive along the Minas Basin, known as the Mini Cabot Trail. Spectacular views from the Motor Coach.
Come along with Burgess Tours as we enjoy a delightful Fall Foliage Day in beautiful Nova Scotia. With the beautiful fall colors as our backdrop, sit back and enjoy the day and leave all the details to us. Our first stop will be for a Muffin/ Coffee in Sackville and then we will be on our way.
We will travel along the beautiful Amherst Shore though several small quaint little communities, before arriving at the “Century-Old Historical Train Station” in Tatamagouch. With plenty of seating on the Train Station platform, we will enjoy our picnic lunch with surroundings that will take you back in time. (Please bring your own picnic lunch)
There is also a café & gift shop available for your enjoyment. Once our visit is finished, we will depart for Masstown Market where there is something for everyone. Treat yourself to one of their famous ice creams or cinnamon rolls!
Early afternoon we will depart and travel the old highway 2 past Cobequid Bay, the Minas Basin & the famous 5 Islands towards Parrsboro. This scenic drive is known as the mini-Cabot Trail. The blueberry fields, will be grazed with a spectacular red velvet color. Amazing! As the Trail comes to an end, we will make our way back to Sackville, where we have a delicious Group Dinner waiting for us.
We will then depart for home, with many memories of a beautiful Fall Day spent in our sister province of Nova Scotia.
Price per Person $125.00 Includes: Motor Coach Transportation, Coffee/Muffin Break, Group Dinner & all taxes.
Motor Coach departs: Saint John, Quispamsis, Hampton, Sussex, Petitcodiac, Moncton
Fall Foliage Tour
An Albert County Spectacular Fall Foliage Tour
Come along as we travel the back roads of Albert County, which have the most magnificent canvas of Colours, just waiting for your enjoyment. Your day will entail a morning coffee break as we travel along. Late morning, we will have ample time for shopping and lunch on your own in the picturesque Seaside Village of Alma.
We will then make our way through the Fundy National Park and across country (Shepody Road) to start the famous Fundy Trail Parkway, which in its self has the most Spectacular views. We will have time for picture stops along the way and a visit at the Interpretive Centre, where you will be enlightened on the history of Big Salmon River, which was a flourishing logging, fishing and shipbuilding Community back in the 1800s.
We will then leave and make our way further along the Trail arriving in St. Martins just in time for a Delicious Group Meal at the Famous Caves Restaurant. Once we are finished our meal, we will depart St. Martins for home taking with us memories of a wonderful day right here in our own backyard.
Price per Person $120.00 Includes: Motor Coach Transportation, Coffee Break, Entrance Fee to the Fundy Trail Parkway, Group Dinner & all taxes.
Fall Foliage Tour
Upper Saint John River Autumn Tour, Charlie’s Country Store Havelock, Coffee Break, Boyce’s Farmers Market, Fredericton, Gagetown, Apple Orchard, Group Dinner in Sussex.
Price per Person: $98.00
$50.00 required when booking
Departs: Moncton, Salisbury, Petitcodiac
Gasthof Old Bavarian Restaurant
Come Celebrate an Evening of Fun “Oktoberfest”
“Roll out those Barrels”
Starting with a 3 Course Authentic German Cuisine in a fun traditional Bavarian setting along with Musical entertainment throughout the evening. Bring along your dancing shoes especially for the Polka!! There will be several main-course choices, as well as mouth-watering Desserts.
Book Early for this Fun-Filled Evening ~ Oktoberfest Celebration
Price per Person Includes: Motor Coach Transportation, 3 Course Authentic German Cuisine, Musical Evening & all Taxes.
Departs Moncton 4:00 PM with pick- ups along the way. Return time 9:00 PM
Fall Foliage Tour – Cabot Trail, Cape Breton
October 8-10, 2021 (3 Days)
With Special Onboard Guests Ivan & Vivian Hicks
Come along with us as we enjoy the “Majestic Fall Colours” of the beautiful Cabot Trail and Cape Breton’s wonderful “Down East Hospitality”.
ATTENTION ALL SHOPPERS
AT THE “IKEA HOME FURNISHING STORE” & DARTMOUTH CROSSING
Perfect time to choose your new Fall/ Winter Decor
Price per Person $60.00 Includes: Motor Coach Transportation, Tolls & all taxes
Payment is due when booking. No Refunds after September 16, 2021
DEPARTS MONCTON ONLY: 7:00 AM
RETURNS TO MONCTON: 9:00 PM
19th Annual “Christmas Shopping Party” North Conway, N.H.
October 21 – 24, 2021 (4 Days)
Over 60 Premium Outlet Stores- NO TAX
The 1st Motor Coach is filling up quickly, so book soon to guarantee your seat. 2nd Coach will be added only if we have the required amount, of passengers to make it feasible. Departure of this Tour will depend on Border Restrictions
Departure of this Tour will depend on Border Restrictions
Arriving in North Conway we will be making our home at the Green Granite Inn for the next 3 nights, located next to over 60 Factory Outlet Stores as well as a variety of other great stores, where you can “SHOP UNTIL YOU DROP”. We will also do some shopping in the Village of Old North Conway where you will find some unique little shops as well as a visit to the Christmas Loft which is a must see! Sunday morning, we will depart for home with breaks along the way as well as a stop in Bangor at the Super Wal-Mart for a little more shopping permitting there is still room under the Coach. We will arrive home in the evening with lots of great bargains.
|$435.00 Per Person||$365.00 Per Person||$325.00 Per Person||$625.00 Per Person|
Price per Person Includes: Motor Coach Transportation, 3 Night’s Accommodations, All Tolls, 3 Breakfasts & all taxes.
$50.00 required when booking accompanied with a postdated cheque for September 1, 2021 with the remaining Balance. No refunds after September 1, 2021. Cancellation & Health Insurance is available upon request.
Christmas Shopping Party
November 4 & 5, 2021
Dartmouth Crossing, Ikea, Mic Mac Mall
Staying overnight at the Hampton Inn, which is conveniently located in the heart of the Dartmouth Crossing, where you can “Shop Until You Drop! There are several Restaurant choices within walking distance.
On arrival, you will have the day to shop at the Dartmouth Crossing Outlets. The following morning, Breakfast is included in your stay. After Breakfast, we will depart the Hotel and spend the morning at the Ikea Home Furnishing Store, in which I am sure you will find several Christmas items for that special person, who is hard to buy for. Early afternoon, we will make our way to the Mic- Mac Mall to finish up our Shopping, before making our way back home.
|$218.00 Per Person||$190.00 Per Person||178.00 Per Person||$290.00 Per Person|
Price per Person Includes: Motor Coach Transportation, Tolls, 1 Night Accommodations, 1 Breakfast & all taxes.
$50.00 required when booking and the balance is due October 1, 2021.No Refunds after October 1, 2021. Cancellation Insurance is available upon request.
Come Along for a “Magical European Christmas Shopping Adventure” in Historical Old Quebec City.
November 11-13, 2021 (3 Days)
Staying at the Beautiful Royal Palace Hotel
November 11: Come join us as we travel to Old Quebec City for an absolute amazing Christmas Shopping Experience! Christmas in Quebec City is simply Magical! Old Quebec is transformed into a real Christmas village, just like out of Charles Dicken’s Novel “A Christmas Carol” where lights & decorations create an enchanting setting like no other.
To top it off you will be staying at the Royal Palace Hotel for 2 Nights conveniently located just outside the Old City Gates… A hot plated American Breakfast is included each morning during your stay for our Group at 7:30 AM.
November 12: Enjoy your day as you stroll through Old Quebec, shopping at the many Boutiques along the way. Don’t forget to make a must stop at the “La Boutique de Noel de Quebec” where there is always something for everyone! To top off the day we will depart from the Hotel at 4:00 PM to finish up our Christmas shopping at one of the largest Malls in Quebec.
November 13: After a restful night and a delicious hot Breakfast we will depart for home, taking with us many Magical Christmas Memories along with of course a variety of awesome presents for everyone.
|$465.00 Per Person||$420.00 Per Person||$399.99 Per Person||$640.00 Per Person|
Price per Person Includes: Motor Coach Transportation, 2 Night’s Accommodations, 2 Full American Hot Breakfasts & all taxes.
$200.00 is required when booking and the Balance is due September 10, 2021. No Refunds after September 10, 2021. Cancellation and health Insurance, is highly recommended and available upon request.
“Christmas at the Station”
Christmas at the Station sets the stage for your Christmas Season!
The McAdam Railway Station will come to life with all its Christmas finery. Burgess Tours welcomes you to join us for a festive time of friendship and fun, and enjoy the McAdam Railway Station in all its Seasonal Splendor!
We will stop in Sussex for a morning “Coffee Break” and then we will be off to Christmas at the Station. Arriving late morning in McAdam we will enjoy a lunch in Town (included) prior to visiting the Station.
Early afternoon we will enjoy a tour of this Historical Station built in 1900 all decked out for Christmas. As you visit each room you will go back in time taking in the days of old!!! Don’t forget your camera!! Mid-afternoon we will depart the Station and make our way back to Sussex where we will enjoy a Christmas Dinner followed by some wonderful musical entertainment.
Price per Person $135.00 Includes: Motor Coach Transportation, Coffee Break, Group Lunch, Entrance Fee to the Station, Group Dinner, Musical Entertainment & all taxes.
$50.00 required when booking and the balance is due October 21, 2021. No Refunds after October 22, 2021
Departing from Moncton, Salisbury, Petitcodiac & Sussex.
We will have a 2nd Coach departing from Saint John, if the interest is there.
Celebrating our 13th Annual Country Christmas Party @ Adair’s Wilderness Lodge
Come along with Burgess Tours as we celebrate Christmas” at “Adair’s Wilderness Lodge” starting with a Turkey Dinner with all the fixings, followed by a variety of Music & Entertainment - Tom Burgess, Fred Shaw, Ron & Brenda Killam. Our Special Musical Guests this year will be Haley McMillian & Bob Burgess both local Country Musicians along with our favorite Crystal Jones an accomplished Fiddle Player. We will also have a little “Local Comedy” lined up for your enjoyment and of course a special appearance by the Jolly Old Fellow himself St. Nick. Several door prizes will be drawn including a free Trip with Burgess Tours.
BOOK EARLY TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT!!!
“Our 3 Motor Coaches fill up very quickly”
Price per Person from Moncton $100.00 includes: Transportation, Hot Turkey Dinner, Musical Entertainment & All taxes.
Price per Person from Sussex $80.00 Includes: pick up location to be announced.
Deposit of $50.00 is required when booking to hold your seat**. Balance is due November 4, 2021. No Refunds after November 4, 2021.
Motor Coach departs: Moncton with pick-ups - Salisbury Big Stop, Petitcodiac Irving & Sussex. Return time: Moncton 6:00 P.M.
Christmas Dinner & Music
At the Beautiful Estate of Ivan & Vivian Hick’s
Come along with Burgess Tours for a wonderful afternoon of Christmas Joy as you begin with a delicious Roast Beef Dinner with all the fixings ~ followed by a Tour of Ivan & Vivian’s beautiful home which is all “Decked out for Christmas” sure to be Spectacular! To top off the afternoon we will enjoy an “Old Fashion Christmas Kitchen Party” with all your favorites.
Book Early to avoid Disappointment!!
Price per Person: $125.00 Includes: Motor Coach Transportation, Roast Beef Dinner, Musical Entertainment & all taxes
$50.00 required when booking. Balance is due November 7, 2021. No Refunds after November 7, 2021.
Departs from Saint John, Quispamsis, Hampton, Sussex, Petitcodiac, Salisbury & Moncton
Christmas Dinner & Railroads Stories @ the McAdam Station (Noon time)
Come join Burgess Tours for the final Tour of the Season as we make our way to the Historical McAdam Railroad for a noon time “Christmas Dinner” with all the fixings. You will be enlightened as you go back in time when the McAdam area was a booming place to leave. Frank will entertain you with stories of old and to think it took place right where you are sitting. Come join us for a stroll down Memory Lane at the Station…Let’s Ring those Bells…
Price per Person $98.00 Includes: Deluxe Motor Coach Transportation, Tour of the Station with Stories, Turkey Dinner & all taxes.
$50.00 Required when Booking. Balance due November 9, 2021. No Refunds after November 9, 2021.
Departs: Moncton, Salisbury, Petitcodiac, Sussex, Fredericton