Charms of the Chesapeake, MD Eyre Bus Trip

Charms of the Chesapeake, MD Eyre Bus Trip

Enjoy a Chesapeake Bay blend of past and present - a Tidewater Plantation, Coastal Museum and Lighthouses!

June 25-26, 2020     $359 per person double


A perfect blend of the Chesapeake Bay past and present!  Tour the 18th century Sotterley Plantation, a guided mansion tour with time to enjoy the outbuildings, gift shop and Patuxent River views.  Travel to the Patuxent River Naval Air Museum and Visitor Center for a self-guided tour where early astronauts got their start as test pilots and the demanding challenges of aircraft system testing continues. The next day in Solomons, visit the Calvert Marine Museum that features extensive indoor and outdoor displays including marine wildlife, fossils, boats and lighthouses.  Enjoy a one-hour cruise on the 1889 log-built Bugeye along Solomons Inner Harbor.  Enjoy time along the main street and boardwalk before a visit Annmarie Gardens for a guided tour of its wonderful outdoor sculptures and eclectic exhibits.



Activity Level: a lot of walking


8:00am Georgia Avenue Park & Ride
8:15am Leisure World Clubhouse II
8:45am Long Gate Park & Ride

11:00am Arrive at Sotterley Plantation. Boxed lunch prior to a guided tour of the mansion and time to explore the outbuildings, gift shop and Patuxent River views.
2:00pm Travel to Patuxent River Naval Air Museum
2:30pm Self-guided tour of the museum
Check into your hotel - dinner included this evening

L, D


6:30am Breakfast at your leisure
9:30am Board coach
10:00am Self-guided tour of the Calvert Marine Museum
11:30am One-hour cruise followed by lunch on own in Solomons
2:30pm Docent-led tour of Annmarie Gardens
4:30pm Depart for home - fast food stop on the way

7:00pm Long Gate
7:30pm Georgia Avenue
7:45pm Leisure World


B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner


$489.00 per person single occupancy

$359.00 per person double occupancy

$339.00 per person triple occupancy (two beds)


Eyre Tour & Travel encourages the purchase of Travel Insured’s Group Deluxe Travel Protection Plan at $47 per person due at final payment.



Eyre motorcoach transportation

One night accommodation

1 breakfast, 1 boxed lunch, 1 dinner

Admission to Sotterley Plantation (with tour)

Patuxent River Naval Air Station (with docent introduction)

Calvert Marine Museum

One-hour cruise

Annemarie Sculpture Garden (with tour)

Taxes, meal gratuity

Trip Leader

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Georgia Ave. Park & Ride Georgia Ave. Park & Ride
MD 97 @ the Rt.200 Intercounty Connector
Long Gate Park & Ride Long Gate Park & Ride
Ellicott City, MD
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