In the morning, we will pick you up from your hotel location in New York and head to Philadelphia, which is also known as the birthplace of American democracy. We will visit famous attractions like the Old Capitol Building, the Liberty Bell - a US independence symbol and Independence Hall which are of great historic significance because the American constitution was written and declared here. Then we drive to Washington, DC where we will visit the US Capitol Building and the Washington Monument. Next on the agenda we will be visiting other historic landmarks such as the Lincoln Memorial, and the Vietnam and Korean War Veterans Memorials. We will visit the National Air and Space Museum of the Smithsonian Institution, which features the largest collection of historic aircrafts and spacecraft in the world in 161,145 square feet of exhibition floor space! Then we will stop by the White House and the US Capitol Building where we can take some great pictures and take a stroll around the outside grounds. We will be able to take a cruise on the Potomac and enjoy breathtaking views of the city! If time permits, we will also visit Madame Tussauds where you can see 44 Presidents of the United States! After a long awaited and delicious dinner we will retire to our hotel for the night.
Hotel: Comfort Inn/Holiday Inn, MD or equivalent
We start our morning with a visit to Lancaster, PA, also known as Amish Country. The Amish Farm and House demonstrate the simplistic lifestyle of the Amish people. Reluctant to adopt modern technology, we learn how they lead a simple yet fantastic life. By afternoon we arrive at Watkins Glen in New York. It is a beautiful canyon featuring more than 20 scenic and beautiful waterfalls.
Note: Additional charge of $10/person due to the parking fee and additional tour upgrade fee.
By evening, we arrive at Niagara Falls! We will watch the Thundering Water cultural show and also see the Niagara Falls illumination light show at dark.
Note: The night view may be on limited or not available due to late sunset time
and U.S. Federal Government regulations on driving hours.
Reference hotel: Sleep Inn & Suites Buffalo Airport or equivalent
In the morning we will embark on an in-depth tour of the Whirlpool Park and Old Fort Niagara. Old Fort Niagara is an excellent place where you can learn almost everything there is to know about Niagara Falls. We will also have an opportunity to take the Jet Boat Ride down the Niagara River to get closer to the thundering water of the falls. We will sail to Goat Island where we will see wondrous sights and scenic views of the three falls that make up Niagara Falls namely, Horseshoe Falls, American Falls and Bridal Veil Falls. Watch the excellent and dramatic 45 minute IMAX film “Legends of Adventure” on the big screen to learn about the rich history of these falls. Later, take the Maid of the Mist boat ride which takes you up-close to the falls! By afternoon we will make a stop at the Niagara Falls Fashion Outlet Mall where you can shop for your favorite brands of which there are more than 100!
Note: Niagara Jet Boat ride only available if weather permits. Not available in
case of storm, snow and icy condition of the Niagara River. This ride is only for age group of 4+ years.
Hotel: Red Roof Inn Syracuse or equivalent
In the morning after breakfast, we will head to Thousand Islands. Ride atop the Island cruise to see the region in its complete glory. It is made up of more than 1800 small islands offering spectacular and unmatched views! The local guide will brief you about the interesting history behind these natural marvels. By evening, we will had back to New York.
Note: Thousand Islands cruise is seasonal. America part of 1000 islands cruise will open until 14th of November.
America part of Maid of Mist will open until November 8th.
Starting from November to the beginning of May, there will be Winter Schedule as follow: day 1 NYC-Secret Cavern-Niagara Fall/ day 2 Niagara Fall-Corning-Hotel/day 3 Washington DC/ day 4 hotel- Amish Farm-Philly-Princeton-NYC.
Departure and Return Details
07:00 AM 133-30 39th Avenue, Flushing, NY 11354 (Asian Jewels Seafood Restaurant)
07:00 AM 6102 8th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11220 (HSBC Bank) PICK UP ONLY drop off at China town
08:00 AM 75 Chrystie St, New York, NY 10002 (Manhattan NYC) Chinatown
08:15 AM 125 Eighteenth St, Jersey City, NJ 07310 (in front of Acme Market)
08:45 AM 275 New Jersey 18, East Brunswick, NJ 08816 (this Pick up location only available during 5/1- 10/31/2016 no drop-off)
05:30 PM 2995 John F Kennedy Blvd W, Jersey City, NJ 07306 (White Castle - White Castle)
06:00 PM 75 Chrystie St, New York, NY 10002 (Chinatown (Manhattan NYC) - Manhattan)
07:00 PM 133-31 39th Ave, Flushing, NY 11354 (In front of the Flushing Mall)