Day Trips

trips – call 203-594-3620 to register


Walking Tours with NYC Sightseeing Guide Pete Stair


Hudson Yards and The High Line


VesselWednesday , September 18, $30


You will go via train and subway to a walking tour with Pete Stair through the newly opened Hudson Yards. Then on to the High Line for a stroll through Chelsea to the Meatpacking District.

Lunch is at your own before returning to Grand Central and a train home. The walk is mostly level, under 3 miles, with some stairs. Pete will meet travelers at  New Canaan train station at 8:30 a.m. where he will give out train and metro tickets.
Register with a check payable to Senior Center; tours are limited to 14.



Thimble Islands Cruise Day Trip

Tuesday, October 15, $104

Photo of Thimble IslandsThe Thimble Islands are an archipelago of small islands in Long Island Sound, located in the harbor of Stony Creek in Branford. The islands, made of Stony Creek pink granite bedrock, were the tops of hills prior to the last ice age.

You will take a 45 minute narrated boat tour of the historical islands (which are especially beautiful in the fall) followed by lunch at the Maritime Grill in Guilford.

Your fee includes round-trip coach, tours, admissions, lunch and tips. Register with a check payable to Senior Center asap – there are very few tickets left!


Your fees for these bus trips include round-trip coach, entrance fees, tickets, lunch and driver’s tip. Trip refunds (minus a $5.00 processing fee) will be issued until deposits have been
made to tour companies. At that point we will make every effort to sell your ticket to someone on the wait list, if applicable. If we are unable to sell your ticket, you can sell or give it away as long as you let us know who will be using your ticket.