Day 1 Hometown - Boston - New York City (Night Tour)
Pick up from Boston Chinatown to New York City, the most populous city in the United States and the largest city since 1790. You will have the opportunity to explore the wonder of New York City at nighttime with our night tour (optional, only available for passengers who arrive in NYC before 5PM). This exciting tour will take you through many notable areas. Starting at South Street Seaport, take in romantic views of the City's bridges and skylines flanked by traditional sailing ships and historical buildings. The tour then proceeds to Midtown Manhattan, the City's central business district. We will visit Rockefeller Center, a complex that houses the magnificent Ice Skating Rink (in winter), the Gilded Statute of Prometheus, and the GE Building, headquarters of NBC Studios. We will also see Fifth Avenue, a strip of luxury shops and businesses that is consistently ranked as the "most expensive street in the world". Finally, we will visit Times Square, an iconic world landmark. At night, the brilliantly lit theaters of Broadway and the huge number of animated neon and LED signs shines brighter than even the stars in the sky.Please note: If you require a pre-tour / post-tour extension, we can offer the Comfort Inn Randolph, however; pick up and drop off at the extensions to join the tour is not included. Participants of the tour must still meet at the tour's pick up locations at the start of the tour and will be dropped off in Chinatown Boston at the end of the tour. Additional transfer fees may apply for a special request pick up and drop off to and from the tour and the extensions. Additional airport transfer services for this tour are available for an additional fee in the "Easy Book" column to the right. The Comfort Inn Randolph does not offer a direct free airport transfer service. Please check over the Comfort Inn Randolph for details.
Day 2 New York City Tour ( Full Day)
We start off our tour in New York City by heading to Ground Zero, site of the tragic events of September 11th, to pay our respects and to witness the massive rebuilding efforts. From there we head to Wall Street at the heart of the financial district, home to America's wealth and business interests. The tour proceeds to Chinatown, the largest Asian community in the United States. We will take in a Waterway cruise of the New York City harbor, where you can view the city's magnificent skyline and sights, including the busy South Street Seaport, the Statute of Liberty, and the Brooklyn Bridge from the Hudson and East River. An entertaining and informative tour guide will provide interesting facts about all of the sights that make this city special. We will visit Rockefeller Center, NBC Studios, and the surrounding shopping district along Fifth Avenue, where cutting edge fashion and luxury brands reside. No tour of New York City would be complete without a tour atop 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. We will also see the newly transformed USS Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum. The tour continues to the bright lights of Time Square and the Broadway Theatre District, where there is an opportunity to see celebrities up close and personal at Madame Tussaud's. We will visit the United Nations, a gathering place for 192 countries to meet and discuss important issues of the world such as peace and human rights. We will also spend time in the Metropolitan Museum of Arts, which contains more than two million works of art.
Day 3 New York - Philadelphia - Washington D.C
Depart from NYC in the morning to walk along the historical cobblestone streets along Independence Mall State Park. See the Liberty Bell in its newly renovated home at the Liberty Bell Center and stroll through the centuries old Independence Hall and Congress Hall, birthplace of both the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution. From Philadelphia, we continue to explore America's proud past by sightseeing at America's seat of governing power - the Capitol Hill and the White House. These two magnificent buildings are home to the Senate and the House of Representatives as well as the President of the United States. The tour then proceeds to the National Air and Space Museum, featuring the original 1903 Flyer plane designed by the Wright brothers, the Spirit of St. Louis flown by Lindbergh, and actual spacecraft such as the Apollo 11 command module. We then head to the Lincoln, Roosevelt, and Jefferson Memorials, where we can honor these notable past presidents. All of these memorials are lined with stunning decorations and the stirring words of these great American heroes. We will then pay tribute to our modern heroes in the armed forces by touring the Vietnam and Korean War Veterans Memorial. The Vietnam Memorial, designed by Maya Lin, is a simple yet touching site containing a monument inscribed with the names of lost and fallen soldiers. The Korean War Veterans Memorial is equally inspiring, capturing the tension and uncertainty of war on faces of the fighting forces.
Day 4 Washington D.C. - Hershey Chocolate Center - Corning Glass Center - Niagara Falls
From Washington D.C., for Hershey, PA-the sweetest place on Earth! Visitors will have the opportunity to learn how chocolate is made, see the Hershey's characters in person, and even try the delicious food and desserts.
Day 5 Niagara Falls - Toronto
We continue our sightseeing in Niagara Falls to see the majestic views of nature up close. Hop on a boat-ride on the Maid of the Mist (April or May to late Oct depending on each year's weather condition.) where you can "soak" in the excitement and see the power of the Falls up close. We will also be heading to the IMAX Theatre Niagara Falls where you can experience Niagara Falls' incredible stories, and see the most complete collection of barrels that have fallen down the mighty Falls.
Day 6 Toronto - Thousand Islands - Ottawa - Montreal
Leaving Toronto in the morning, first stop at Thousand Island for a magnificent cruise along the world famous Boldt Castle and Millionaire's Row. Then proceed to Ottawa, the Canadian Capital. After taking short city tour at Ottawa: Parliaments Building, Centennial Flame, Monument, you will settle down in "Paris of Canada - Montreal". We will tour the Olympic Tower, St.Joseph Cathedral and Notre Dame Basilica.
Day 7 Montreal - Quebec - Boston
Leaving Montreal for Quebec City, the provincial capital of Quebec. We will visit Historic District of Old Quebec, the European styled St. Louis Gate. You can enjoy a traditional French cuisine lunch before process to Boston. We will arrive Boston late in the evening.
Day 8 Boston - Hometown
Tour the historic city - Boston. In the morning, visit the prestigious campuses of Harvard and M.I.T, Boston Common, State House, take Boston Harbor Cruise to enjoy the view and listen to the history of the city and the oldest battle ship "USS Constitution". After enjoying a multi-cultural atmosphere in Quincy Market, the tour then conclude around noon time. We will transfer you out to either Boston airport or NYC airports.
***This tour concludes in Boston where guests can schedule their flights to depart from Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) after 1:30 PM for your trip back home or return to NYC and depart from a NYC area airport (EWR, JFK, or LGA) after 7:00 PM (BOS or EWR is recommended for less time spent on the bus).
***NOTE: Tour route may be changed or reversed; If order of day-to-day itinerary is important to you, you may contact us 1-2 days prior departure date to re-confirm final itinerary or leave comment on check-out page so we can try to confirm more details for you after we receive your reservation.***
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