MPT Travel

MPT Travel

Maryland Public Television is proud to announce our travel agency of choice, Boscov's Travel. With more than 40 years' experience planning adventures to every corner of the globe, Boscov's Travel delivers an exceptional customer experience. We hope you'll join us on a variety of national and international excursions.  Questions? Please contact Kristen Penczek at

See below for details on our next trip.

Boscov's Travel

Join Maryland Public Television to visit the iconic


Motorcoach Trip: Thursday, May 17 - Sunday, May 20, 2018

America's largest home awaits on your 3-night motorcoach tour to beautiful North Carolina. Join patrons of Maryland Public Television as we head south to visit one of the most majestic estates in the country. Built by George Vanderbilt at the close of the 19th Century, the residence features a 250-room castle on 8,000 acres. Tour the estate, enjoy the Chihuly glass-works exhibition and savor the spectacular views with a glass of wine during the evening reception on the rooftop of the estate.

Your Biltmore Estate tour includes:
Round trip transportation from Owings Mills, MD via private motorcoach equipped with reclining seats and restroom
Three (3) nights’ accommodations at the DoubleTree by Hilton Asheville Biltmore, Asheville, NC.   Located one block from the entrance to Biltmore Estate the hotel features an indoor pool and whirlpool, complimentary WiFi and a fitness room
Six (6) meals:  3 Full Breakfasts,  2 Lunches,  1 Dinner
Admission to the Biltmore Estate with included Legacy of the Land Tour, Chihuly at Biltmore exhibition, visit to the winery located on the estate, and a private guided evening tour with rooftop reception
Services of a Boscov's Travel professional tour escort

Click here to view the complete itinerary and reservation form.
Reserve your seat today with a $450 deposit!

Ready to reserve your trip or do you have questions? Please contact Boscov's Travel at 1-800-782-5605 or email


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MPT Trip to Biltmore

MPT Travel is coordinated by the MPT Foundation, Inc., a 501(c)(3) organization, that helps Maryland Public Television (MPT) achieve its mission to enrich lives and strengthen communities through the power of media. A portion of each travelers fees go to the MPT Foundation. These funds help to support not only the programs you watch, but also the non-broadcast, educational, outreach, and other initiatives that touch the lives of tens of thousands of Marylanders, and people in the surrounding region, daily. Thank you for your support!

Mark your calendars!  

Below is a list and general timeframe of our upcoming trips. More details will be posted as soon as they are available.

The list below is a working list and is subject to change at any time.

Fall 2018
Italian Splendor (Tour of the Amalfi Coast, Capri & Rome)
8 Days

Spring 2019
The Enchanting Emerald Isle (Ireland)
12 Days

Summer 2019
A Taste of New York 
3 Days, 2 Nights

Fall 2019
Alaskan Cruise (On the Norwegian Bliss)
7 days

Spring 2020
Enticing Portugal and a Taste of Spain (Portugal River Cruise)
11 Days

Summer 2020 
Newport, Rhode Island
4 Days, 3 Nights

Fall 2020
Oberammergau (Bavarian Alps, Germany)
7 days 

Spring 2021
Treasures of the Adriatic (Croatia to Venice)
14 Days

Spring 2022
South African River Cruise (with a land tour safari in Greater Kruger Park, Johannesburg) 
15 Days