6-Day / 5 NIGHTS US East Coast Vacation Package from New York
Salidas miercoles y sabados
Precio por persona : USD 530.00( AL 22 DE NOV 2012) + ticket de avion de Los Angeles – New York / Boston - Los Angeles.
· Depart From: New York, NY
· Duration: 6 Days, 5 Nights
· Highlights: Visit New York City (Metropolitan Museum, Empire State Building), Philadelphia, Washington D.C., Hershey?s Chocolate World, Corning Glass Center, Niagara Falls, Boston and more. Optional: Maid of the Mist (Apr-Oct), Niagara Falls IMAX movie. Inclusions: 5-night hotel accommodations, round trip airport transfers (New York In, New York/Boston Out)
DAY1 Home - New York City (Night Tour) (20 miles)
The tour begins with your arrival in New York City, the most populous city in the United States, where our tour guide will meet you directly at the airport (JFK / LGA / EWR) to transfer you aboard our scheduled group shuttles to the hotel (check-in after 3PM).For those passengers who arrive at JFK and LGA meeting point before 8:30am, you will have the opportunity to enjoy our half day special city tour, including visiting the 911 memorial (Please book the 11:00am ticket online in advance if you want to visit inside). Walking in the old Brooklyn bridge and enjoy the Manhattan panorama, free shopping in the famous brand discount store and large appliances supermarket, then we will transfer you to the hotel for rest.
. NYC night tour available only for arrivals before 5 PM for an additional $25 fee (optional).
Standard Hotel: Edison Hotel/Howard Johnson or similar
Deluxe Hotel: Sheraton Edison/Radisson or similar
DAY2 New York City Tour
Today's full day tour of New York City will begin at Ground Zero, site of the tragic events of September 11, 2001, and then move on to nearby Wall Street and the heart of city’s the financial district as well as Chinatown, the largest Asian community in the United States. Next, on a waterway cruise* around New York City harbor, we’ll view the city’s magnificent skyline and sights including the busy South Street Seaport, the Statue of Liberty, and the Brooklyn Bridge. We will visit Rockefeller Center, home to NBC Studios, and the surrounding shopping district along Fifth Avenue, mecca of the fashion industry and luxury brand retail stores. And no tour of New York City would complete without a trip to the top of the Empire State Building*, where on the 86th floor, 1,050 feet above the city's bustling streets, the observatory offers panoramic views from within a glass enclosed pavilion. Then, we will go to Madame Tussauds Wax Museum*. Here we'll have the chance to see many meticulously crafted wax models of celebrities and historical figures. After looking at some statues, you will be surprised to look at real human beings and mistake them to be statues and statues to be human beings...... That's the fun part of this museum. Additional visits will include the newly transformed USS Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum*, the glorious Metropolitan Museum of Art*, which contains many of the most famous works of art in the world, and finally, the United Nations, a gathering place for 192 countries to meet and discuss important issues of the world.
Standard Hotel: Edison Hotel/Palace Hotel or similar
Deluxe Hotel: Crowne Plaza/Courtyard or similar
DAY3 New York - Philadelphia - Washington D.C (234 miles)
We'll depart from NYC in the morning to walk along the historical cobblestone streets of Philadelphia’s Independence Mall State Park, where we’ll see the Liberty Bell in its newly renovated home at the Liberty Bell Center, as well as Independence Hall and Congress Hall, birthplace of both the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution. Moving on to Washington D.C., we’ll visit Capitol Hill and the White House, home to the U.S. Senate and the House of Representatives as well as the President of the United States; the National Air and Space Museum, which houses the largest of historic air and spacecraft in the world, and the stately white marble Lincoln and Jefferson Memorials which honor these notable past presidents. Next we’ll pay tribute to more modern heroes at the Vietnam and Korean War Veterans Memorials, both simple and moving monuments to men who sacrificed their lives for their country.
Standard Hotel: Comfort Inn/Days Inn or similar
Deluxe Hotel: Hilton/Sheraton or similar
DAY4 Washington D.C. - Hershey Chocolate Center - Corning Glass Center - Niagara Falls (478 miles)
Hershey's Chocolate World, with its marketplace, shops and restaurants sweetly beckons our tour this morning. Once here you can take the chocolate tour, offering views of the chocolate making process, view a spectacular 3-D Show,*and/or participate in special chocolate tastings. Later, continuing on our way north, we’ll make a special stop at the Corning Glass Center*, a showcase and museum for the art and science of glassmaking. Here you will witness first-hand how craftsman and artisans work superheated glass into beautiful decorative pieces; at the conclusion of our visit, you will have the opportunity to purchase these unique items for yourself or a loved one in the Center’s wonderful gift shop. Afterwards, the tour will head to Niagara Falls to enjoy its beautiful night views. In what’s now a 140-year-old tradition, every evening the Falls are illuminated in changing colors of the rainbow.
Standard Hotel: Quality Inn/Sleeping Inn or similar
Deluxe Hotel: Adam's Mark/Holiday Inn or similar
DAY5 Niagara Falls - Boston (467 miles)
Today we’ll truly experience Niagara Falls in its full fury and majesty - as the most powerful waterfall in North America, an average of 4 million cubic feet of water falls over the crest every minute. First, at the IMAX Niagara Falls* “The Falls Movie: Legends and Daredevils,” we’ll see and hear the unforgettable stories of the courageous few who have dared the waters of the powerful Falls. Next, we’ll take a thrilling boat ride aboard the world-famous Maid of the Mist* which offers up close and exciting views of the Falls (seasonal). The tour then proceeds to in Boston in the evening, where we will have the opportunity to have a chance to sample some delicious lobster*, a Boston favorite, during dinner.
For winter special schedule(Nov - Mar), if time is availiable we will go to the Old Fort Niagara(optional), located at the mouth of the Niagara River. Be sure to catch the short guided tour that explains a lot in a short time. The fact that the old French Castle from 1726 is still standing today is amazing. The history and importance of this fort is a compelling reason to preserve it and the artifacts in the museum were spectacular. If you're a history buff or just like tours of this kind you have to see this.
Standard Hotel: Quality Inn/Comfort Inn or similar
Deluxe Hotel: Sheraton/Crowne Plaza or similar
DAY6 Boston - New York (225 miles)
We continue our tour of Boston in the morning by visiting the pristine campuses of Harvard and MIT, both world-class educational institutions. We will also visit prominent sites in Boston such as the State House, built between 1795 and 1797 on Beacon Hill overlooking the Boston Common, and recently featured in the major Hollywood film "The Departed". We will also visit the famous technology university-MIT. MIT has famous toilet GPS. We must have a visit there; perhaps we can get unexpected gains. The tour will continue to downtown Boston, with sights of the Boston Common Park, Boston Public Garden, Trinity Church, and John Hancock Tower, etc. We will also join a harbor cruise, which will take you around Boston harbor, America’s old warship—Constitution (known as unsinkable ghost ship), Bunker Hill Monument, and the US navy guard base. There will also be an opportunity for a harbor cruise, where you can view Boston's magnificent skyline and Charles River.
Guests can schedule flights to depart from Boston after 1:30pm (The tour will be at the Logan airport at around 11:45am) or return to New York via bus and board flights there after 7pm (The tour will be at the airport at around 5:00pm).
Maid of the Mist: Available from April to Oct (Opening date depends on ice condition in the River). Not available from Nov to Mar (Going to Old Fort Niagara)
*Please note that the timing and sequence of events in this itinerary is subject to change so that we can best tailor the tour to meet your expectations.*
*Extra fee; activity not included in tour price. See “Exclusions” for cost details.