Summer Schedule (May-Oct)
We will leave New York for the Watkins Glen State Park, NY in the morning. While at the park, we will check out the gorgeous natural beauty that makes the park one of the most visited attractions in the area. (Passengers pay $10/person for State Park entrance and bus parking). Please note that we will only visit the park when the weather permits. This means that we may look at visiting an alternative attraction (Corning Museum of Glass) in case the weather is not conducive for to visiting the park.
Winter Schedule (Nov-Apr)
In the morning, we will make our way to the Corning Museum of Glass from New York. At the Museum, we will learn the art of glass making in addition to checking out the thousands of beautiful glass objects on display. Some of the objects can be traced back hundreds of years! Leaving the Museum behind, we will make our way to Niagara Falls, NY where we will check out the Thundering Water Cultural Show. Traditional Native American dance is showcased during this performance, complete with impressive native singing and exciting traditional dancing. Later on, we will make our way to the American Falls and Horseshoe Falls where we will enjoy a bewitching night view of the falls. (*On certain summer evenings, the night viewing may be limited or it may not be available during late summer time or depending on the US Federal Government regulations on driving hours).
Hotel: Universal Inn/Days Inn or equivalent
We will continue our Niagara Falls Tour with the Maid of the Mist boat ride (the ride is seasonal, only available during the summer season: April-November). The boat ride will allow us to experience the exciting pounding of the waters as we draw close to the heart of the falls! We will also be able to check out the IMAX Theater movie where we will view an amazing history of the magnificent falls. We will then cross the border through the Rainbow Bridge for a visit to the Skylon Tower. The tower will provide us with breathtaking views of the falls from the Canadian side. We will be able to enjoy a meal at the 360 degree Revolving Dining Room where we will enjoy breathtaking views of the area. In case you are dining, entrance is free to the Indoor/Outdoor Observation decks as well as the Ride-to-the Top. We will then pay a visit to Toronto, ON where we will visit the CN Tower, the Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada (winter schedule) and the Casa Loma (winter schedule). We will also enjoy a Lake Ontario cruise (summer schedule) and check out the Toronto City Hall as well as the impressive Chinatown with its numerous shops, restaurants and cultural food items.
Hotel: Travelodge Toronto East/Quality Hotel & Suites Airport East or equivalent
Summer Schedule (April-early November)
We will make a visit to the beautiful Thousand Islands region in the morning. While there, we will enjoy a cruise to some of the interesting Islands that make up the Thousand Islands Region. Almost all of the islands have come with plenty of history to learn.
Winter Schedule (November-March)
During the wintertime, when the Thousand Islands cruise is impossible, we will make our way to Ottawa, ON. While in Ottawa, we will visit a number of places such as the Peace Tower and the Parliament Buildings. We will then make our way to Montreal, QC which is home to the Olympic Tower and the Olympic Stadium.
Hotel: Gouverneur Relais St Jean/Travelodge Hotel Montreal Airport or equivalent
Departure and Return Details
07:00 AM 133-30 39th Avenue, Flushing, NY 11354 (Asian Jewels Seafood Restaurant)
07:00 AM 275 New Jersey 18, East Brunswick, NJ 08816 (In front of the Hong Kong Supermarket - pick up and drop off) won't be available from 11/01/2016 to 3/31/2017
07:00 AM 6102 8th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11220 (HSBC Bank) PICK UP ONLY drop off at China town
08:00 AM 69 Chrystie St, NY 10002 (Chinatown), New York
08:15 AM 125 Eighteenth St, Jersey City, NJ 07310 (in front of Acme Market)
The tour will return to various departure locations around 07:00 PM
**Entrance fees to various attractions are not included"