Day 1 Hometown - New York
Please meet your tour escort at the airport Arrivals: Baggage Claim exit doors after retrieving your luggage. You tour escort will transfer your party from the airport to the hotel(check-in after 3PM).
Airport pick up available for: EWR, JFK, or LGA airport.(Airport pick-up is free only between 9:00am-10:00pm)
*For customers who arrive earlier and want to meet the tour at the airport, please refer to the following meet points:
JFK - Terminal # 7 "Hudson News" newsstand
EWR - Terminal A, Baggage Claim Area of American Airlines
LGA - Terminal B, Baggage Claim Area of American Airlines
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 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.
***If you do not wish to be picked up from the airports or self transfer, you can choose to be picked up from Chinatown(87 Bowery st. #202, New York, NY 10002) before 6:00pm. When tour ends, you could be dropped off to Chinatown as well. Please make a comment when you make reservation if you'd like to be picked up from Chinatown.***
Day 2 New York City
Today, you have following two options :
A- New York City Self-guided Tour
Without any constraints, you will be self-guided after meeting our tour guide. You can deeply experience and explore New York City, its culture and visit the historical Memorials. To buy a New York subway ticket, freely enjoy the biggest city in the United States. It also includes Columbia University, Natural History Museum, etc. You can also enter into New York Stock Exchange, and even queue up to buy the discount Broadway tickets. Really to deeply know New York. At 7 pm, guests will return to our tour office to board transportation for the hotel or continue on a night tour of New York to find out why it's called "the city that never sleeps" (optional).
C- NYC-Atlantic Casino-NYC
For some Casino lovers, you can choose this itinerary. Morning board on the free shuttle bus heading to the largest Casino on the east coast - Atlantic City.(Participants must be 21 years or up.) Here you can try your fortune or walk on the beach or visit the magnificent casinos.
Day 3 New York Sightseeing
We'll head out for the day to visit well-known New York City sights such as: Ground Zero, Wall Street, Chinatown, Intrepid Museum, the United Nations, Times Square, Rockefeller Center, 5th Avenue, the Empire State Building and also visit the Statue of Liberty on the optional Circle Line Liberty Cruise.
The Empire State building is currently the tallest building in New York. Known as one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World, it's known as one of America's Favorite Architectural buildings. Don't miss out on the view at the top of the Empire State Building.
Check out the Statue of Liberty on the Circle Line Liberty Cruise. You will be able to view the beauty of this landmark given to the United States from the generous people of France. The Statue of Liberty is the country's symbol of freedom that the United States of America is known for.
Day 4 New York - Philadelphia - Washington DC
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, 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 5 Washington DC - Hershey - Corning Glass Center - Niagara Falls
Leave Washington D.C. and enter Hershey, Pennsylvania where the chocolaty attraction showcases some of your favorite treats. Enjoy Hershey's Great American Chocolate Tour and learn where the necessary ingredients come from in order to make these delicious delights. Don't forget your little piece of joy at the end of the tour!
Let's head up north to the Corning Museum of Glass in Corning, New York. View how glass can be molded, blown, colored, and even cut to create masterpieces. You will be impressed with the difficult techniques of what each glass blower is capable of. Purchase your favorite pieces at the Glass Market.
If we have enough time, we will depart for American portion of Niagara Falls, to see the majestic views of nature up close. The group will have a hotel overnight stay near Niagara Falls.
Day 6 Niagara Falls - Boston
Head out early in the morning to go view the falls on the U.S. side. We'll be able to see the American Falls, Bridal Veil Falls and part of the Horse Shoe Falls separating the American and Canadian side of the falls. From April or May to late Oct depending on each year's weather condition, you can choose to take the optional ride on the Maid of the Mist (The boat may not be availble from Oct due to weather conditions limit.) cruise and enjoy the falls by getting up close and personal. You'll be rewarded for boarding the Maid of the Mist with the thunderous falls giving everyone a good soaking. Be happy that you have your Maid of the Mist blue poncho on!
We'll head to Boston in the evening, where we will have the opportunity to visit downtown Boston and Quincy Market. Situated between Boston's financial district, the waterfront, North End, Government Center and Haymarket, the vibrant Quincy Market is one of America's oldest gathering place.
Day 7 Boston - Rhode Island - Boston
Spend the morning touring the historic city of Boston where you'll see Harvard University, M.I.T (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), the State House. Take an afternoon trip to the state of Rhode Island, the smallest state in the U.S. The group will enjoy a visit to the Breakers, a mansion built for one of the wealthiest families in history, the Vanderbilt family. Stop at Plymouth, Massachusetts where you'll see the Plymouth Rock, the rock that was at the site of where the first Pilgrims landed. Return to Boston in the evening where you'll spend the night .
Day 8 Boston - Yale University - New York
Take a morning drive down to New Haven, Connecticut where you'll visit the grounds of Yale University, known for educating the United States' top national leaders. Proceed to re-enter New York for more sightseeing.
Day 9 New York - West Point - Woodbury Outlets - Hometown
In the morning, we depart from Manhattan or Flushing for West Point Military Academy. From the day of its founding on March 16, 1802, the school has trained notable military leaders and tacticians such as Generals Grant and Lee, Pershing and MacArthur, Eisenhower and Patton, Schwarzkopf and Petraeus among the more than 50,000 graduates. Tour the grounds (optional) and see its 4,400 cadets vigorously prepare for distinguished careers in military service.
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