July 22, / August 05, 19 / September 09, / October 07, 14, 21, 28
1. New York – Niagara Falls
Depart New York and travel northwest through the beautiful Mountains and across scenic upstate New York. Experience the state's diverse ethnic heritage and the rolling hills of the Finger Lakes, one of the country's premier wine producing areas, before reaching today's highlight, Niagara Falls. At night you are free to enjoy on your own the view of the massive illuminated waterfalls.
2. Niagara Falls – Toronto – 1,000 Islands
This morning we'll enjoy breathtaking views of the Falls. We will take a cruise on Niagara River, aboard the Maid of the Mist for amazing close-ups at the base of the thundering waterfalls (seasonally). Then continue to Toronto, Canada's cosmopolitan city on the shores of Lake Ontario. Upon arrival see the historic and modern municipal buildings, the Parliament and colorful Chinatown. Stop at the world-renown Eaton Center, home to over 350 shops and services all under one roof. We will continue to the 1,000 Island Region for your overnight.
3. 1,000 Islands – New Jersey
This morning enjoy a cruise around the fabled 1,000 Islands in the St. Lawrence River. After the cruise we will cross the 1,000 Islands Bridge back to the United States. Continue south through upstate New York through the picturesque countryside before arriving to New Jersey.
4. Washington D.C.
We'll travel south to Washington through New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland. Upon arrival we'll visit the Air & Space Museum where hundreds of artifacts of aviation and space exploration can be found. See the Mall and the US Capitol where elected Senators and representatives meet to shape US legislative policy. We'll continue passing the Washington and Jefferson's monuments and we'll stop to visit Lincoln, Vietnam and the Korean War memorials. We will end the day with a stop to view the White House, home to the American Presidents. Overnight Washington DC area
5 Washington D.C. - Philadelphia - New York
Begin the day by visiting the Arlington National Cemetery. Our walking tour will bring us to the burial sites of Robert and John F. Kennedy We'll continue walking to see the changing of the guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. Then travel north to Philadelphia, the "Birthplace of a New Nation". View the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall, where the Declaration of Independence was signed and the U.S. Constitution written. Return to New York City, where we will say good-bye to our traveling companions.
Check-in by 7:45am
Departure time: 8:00am
From: 155 West 32nd Street
(South Door entrance of Hotel Pennsylvania)
New York, NY
Return approximately 6:30pm same location
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