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Northeast Wine Trails with Brand USA

As you will have seen, over the last six weeks Brand USA has been highlighting some exciting road trip itineraries, for you to share with your clients. With over 30 to choose from, these itineraries have something for everyone and will inspire your customers to explore all that the USA has to offer. Each week there is another chance for you to win a €50 One4All Voucher by simply answering one question about the highlighted itinerary so make sure you head to the dedicated webpage to enter this week’s competition!

Experience the best of wine country and captivating destinations on an unforgettable journey. Begin your adventure at City Winery New York in Soho, where live music, delectable food, and exceptional wines create a unique urban winery experience.

Next, venture south to New Jersey’s wine country, making a stop in Princeton to explore its renowned university and indulge in a delightful breakfast at Jammin’ Crepes. Continue your wine exploration at Amalthea Cellars, a charming boutique chateau that takes you back in time. Nearby, discover the White Horse Winery, one of New Jersey’s newest wineries, where you can savour their exquisite wines and enjoy artisan food boards.

As you journey towards Cape May, don’t miss the opportunity to marvel at Lucy the Elephant, a historic landmark offering panoramic views. Conclude the day at Hawk Haven Vineyard and Winery, nestled between Delaware Bay and the Atlantic Ocean, for a serene tasting experience.

Explore Cape May’s picturesque Victorian houses and Cape May Lighthouse, offering breath-taking views of the bay and ocean. Indulge in a delectable dinner at The Lobster House, overlooking Cape May Harbour.

Embark on a scenic drive through Delaware, stopping in Rehoboth Beach for breakfast and Nassau Valley Vineyards, the state’s first winery. Journey into Pennsylvania’s enchanting Brandywine Valley, where you can immerse yourself in the beauty of Longwood Gardens and delight in wine tastings at Galer Estate Vineyards and Winery, Penns Woods Winery, and Va La Vineyards.

Travel to Lancaster, Pennsylvania, to discover its rich history, including the oldest Amish settlement in the USA. Savour the delicious wines of Waltz Vineyards Estate, Armstrong Valley Vineyard & Winery, and J & P Winery, while enjoying the region’s scenic beauty.

Continue your journey to Hershey, Pennsylvania, where you can indulge in wine tastings at Cullari Vineyards and Winery and Cassel Vineyards. Explore the captivating story of Milton S. Hershey at The Hershey Story Museum before concluding the day with dinner at Char’s Tracy Mansion in Harrisburg, boasting stunning views of the Susquehanna River.

Head towards New York State’s Finger Lakes region, stopping at the renowned Corning Museum of Glass in Corning. Continue to Ithaca, home to Cornell University, and embark on wine tastings along the Seneca Lake Wine Trail, visiting Lamoreaux Landing Wine Cellars and Dr. Konstantin Frank Winery.

Marvel at the Taughannock Falls and indulge in wine tastings at Sheldrake Point Winery, Thirsty Owl Wine Company, Hosmer Estate Winery, and Buttonwood Grove Winery. Unwind in downtown Ithaca’s charming shopping and dining district, The Commons.

As you bid farewell to the Finger Lakes, take a moment to enjoy the scenic beauty of the Pocono Mountains in Pennsylvania before returning to the vibrant energy of New York City via the Delaware Water Gap.

Embark on a remarkable journey through captivating destinations, vineyards, and wineries, creating lasting memories along the way.

To learn more about the destinations featured in this itinerary, visit Brand USA’s USA Discovery Program and complete the badges above. You can also find inspiration and information to help you book more travel to the USA on the Brand USA Travel Trade Website.

Brand USA have teamed up with American Holidays. American Holidays specialise in Tailor-Made Holidays and will ensure the best experience for your clients. For more information or to book any of the road trip itineraries contact American Holidays on 01 673 3800.

Allie Sheehan
Allie Sheehan
I have worked in the travel industry for seven years, from working in American Holidays and The Travel Corporation I have a wealth of knowledge of all aspects of travel. Before joining ITTN I worked for Facebook which gave me the inside knowledge of the wonderful world of social media. I have a BSc in Event Management and am also a qualified beauty therapist (which definitely comes in handy in this business). Recently I joined the AWTE Ireland committee and I am enjoying working with and connecting with the network of women in travel.

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