Our tour guide will greet you near the baggage claim area at the Boston Airport and we will take the scheduled shuttle bus to hotel.
Note: Complimentary pickup available between 9AM and 10PM
Martha's Vineyard is a place to unwind! All of the six towns of this Island feature spectacular beaches and outdoor activities. If you are a shopaholic, there is a selection of shops, restaurants, and so much more! Get some breath-taking views from atop The Gay Head Cliff which rises 150 feet above the ocean. From here, you can see the Elizabeth Islands, Norman Island, Cape Cod, and a sweeping view of the Vineyard Sound.
Then we will visit the Island’s first colonial settlement, Edgartown. The stately white Greek revival houses will catch your eyes as you enter. This museum-piece communityhas beenpreserved from the early 19th century.
Oak Bluffs, originally known as “Cottage City” is a resort town on the northeast shore of Martha's Vineyard. Colourful gingerbread cottages which house antique furnishings and other cottage memorabilia are the main attractions here.
Visit the Breakers Mansion in Newport, RI. Its sheer size and architecture is mind boggling. After that we will visit the Plymouth Plantation,the Mayflower and historical Plymouth Rock.
Note: During the winter, we will visit Brown University and the Rhode Island State house instead of Plymouth Plantation and the Mayflower.
In the morning we will visit the Faneuil Hall, after which we will have an appetizing lunch at Quincy Market. After the lunch, we will drive off to New York. Upon arrival in New York, you have an option to take a night tour of New York City.
Note: Night Tour - $25/person
Today is the day we will explore one of the most sought out cities in the world – New York! We will visit all the important attractions of the city including Wall Street and its symbolic Charging Bull, cruise on the Hudson River where you can take photographs of the Statue of Liberty and the Brooklyn Bridge. Enjoy a panoramic view of the whole city including Central Park from the observatory deck at the Empire State Building and explore the newly transformed USS Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum. In addition, we will also pass by the United Nations Headquarters, the Rockefeller Center, Fifth Avenue and the brand new Freedom Tower.
Visit the place where both the Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution were debated and adopted. The original Liberty Bell, with its distinctive crack, is now on display across the street in the Liberty Bell Center. Being the second capital city of America, Philadelphia has a lot of embedded history.
Moving on to Washington, DC, we begin our exploration with the most important building, the White House! However it remains closed to the public so you can take a stroll outside and take some great pictures. Then we move ahead and visit other important landmarks like the Lincoln Memorial and the Vietnam and Korean War Memorials. We will also pass by the majestic Washington Monument and Jefferson Memorial.
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! Next, you can opt for the Potomac River cruise to enjoy amazing views of the city!
Enjoy the vintage scenic beauty while driving through the hills and valleys of New York State. We start with the Corning Museum of Glass, which features the most comprehensive collection of historic and art glass in the world with more than 35,000 glass pieces representing 35 centuries of glass craftsmanship. Also enjoy the hot glass show performed by expert glass technicians.
Take a stroll in the State Park amidst the mist from both the American and the Canadian Horseshoe Falls! Take the Maid of the Mist boat ride which takes you up-close to the falls! Watch the excellent and dramatic 45 minute IMAX film “Legends of Adventure” on the big screen.
Now you have the option of staying in the Falls Park and do some self-exploration until returning to the hotel. Alternatively you can opt for an in-depth tour ($ 25/Adult) of the Whirlpool Park and Old Fort Niagara. Old Fort Niagara is an excellent place where you can learn mind boggling facts about the Niagara Falls.
Enjoy a scenic ride with the fantastic views of the rivers and mountains in central New York while transferring back to Boston.
Note: All schedules are subject to traffic, weather conditions, as well as the number tour participants.
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