Highlights:Visit Niagara Falls (Maid of the Mist, Goat Island, Niagara Falls Adventure Movie, Niagara Falls Illumination, Thundering Water Cultural Show), Boston (Boston Common, Boston Harbor Cruise, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Massachusetts State House, MIT), Corning (Corning Museum of Glass).Free parking available at Quincy, MA. Inclusions: 2 nights hotel accommodations
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Today we will tour the city of Boston, MA. Stops on our tour include the campuses of Harvard and MIT in addition to landmarks such as Trinity Church, Quincy Market, and the Massachusetts State House. Head to hotel in Boston area after city tour ends.
More»Boston is a city as beautiful as it is historically significant. Visitors can walk the Freedom Trail and see where the seeds of the American Revolution were sown or visit the North End and look out over the harbor.«Less
More»One of the most famous institutions of higher learning in the world, Harvard University in Cambridge, MA has been standing since 1636, making it the oldest university in the United States. Tourists come for both history and the architecture.«Less
More»The Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Massachusetts is a research university known the world over for its highly selective and intense academics, and MIT alumni include 24 Nobel Prize winners and 22 Rhodes Scholars.«Less
More»Boston's famous park has been serving citizens of the city for over 200 years. The 50 acres of rolling lawns and clear ponds have seen the likes of everyone from Martin Luther King to Paul Revere.«Less
More»Trinity Church is located in Boston's upscale Back Bay neighborhood. It is a parish of the Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts, and the elaborate and ornate building has become a landmark and icon in downtown Boston.«Less
More»Perched grandly atop Beacon Hill, the Massachusetts State House has been the location of Massachusetts government since 1798. This iconic domed building houses the governor's offices and the state legislature. Tours must be scheduled in advance.«Less
More»Quincy Market in the Faneuil Hall marketplace of downtown Boston is a historic building that still serves as a souvenir marketplace and food court today. The area has expanded to include two other marketplace buildings as well.«Less
More»This museum is the Presidential Library of the 35th president and its glass-encased lobby and outdoor patio offer amazing views of the bay. It is the official repository of documents from the Kennedy Administration.«Less
More»Departing from the Boston waterfront just outside the city's famous North End, Boston Harbor Cruises offer everything from whale watches to history tours to speedboat rides on the water to late-night dinner and dancing.«Less
Admission (Optional): Adult $21; Child (Under 11 yrs) $17; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $19|Opening Hours: Mar - Nov, Closed Thanksgiving Day, December 25, January 1.
Standard Hotel: Comfort Inn / Red Roof Inn or Equivalent
Boston - Niagara Falls (407 miles)
Today we will drive northwest from Boston to Niagara Falls, NY. Upon our arrival, we will ride the Maid of the Mist and see a movie at the Adventure Theater. Guest will also have chance to watch Illumination of the Falls and Thundering Water Cultural Show. This performance is a celebration of Native American culture and their interaction with the Falls throughout their history. "The Spirit of the Mist" show is performed in time with the falls via a method known as hoop dancing. Then, we will visit Goat Island.
More»Among the most beautiful natural wonders in the world, Niagara Falls are comprised of three waterfalls that thunder and astound, producing a higher flow rate than any other waterfall in the world and standing at a height of 167 feet.«Less
More»This famous boat experience has been taking passengers as close to the Niagara Falls as they can get for more than a century. Be ready to get wet-- guests will make their way into the spray itself!«Less
More»This movie, shown in the "Adventure Theater" on the American side of the Falls examines the lengths humanity's desire to conquer nature has sent us to and answers the question, "Can you really go over Niagara in a barrel?"«Less
More»For more than 75 years, visitors to Niagara Falls have been able to enjoy a nighttime illumination of the impressive American and Horseshoe falls. Every night of the year at dusk, visitors can experience the falls a new way.«Less
More»Niagara, like many impressive wonders of nature, is a sacred place for the local Native American people. This show uses dance as a storytelling medium through which to showcase the impact that the falls have had on native culture.«Less
More»Goat Island is an Island in the Niagara River located between the two waterfalls that makes up Niagara Falls. Its Terrapin Point is often visited by tourists and offers some of the most breathtaking views of the falls.«Less
Standard Hotel: Days Inn / Holiday Inn or Equivalent
Today, we will head to the Corning Museum of Glass, dedicated to the history, art, and science of glassmaking. In the summer, we will instead take a cruise in the Thousand Islands region. At the end of the day, we will return to Boston to end the tour.
More»Available for departures from Apr thru Nov. The Thousand Islands is an archipelago at the Canada-U.S. border from the northeast corner of Lake Ontario. They stretch for about 50 miles. The U.S. islands are in the state of New York and the Canadian islands are in Ontario. The smaller islands only have single residences.«Less
More»Enjoy the beautiful and historic Thousand Islands region in the best way-- by boat! Boat tours of this scenic area pass by breathtaking castles, private enclaves, and bootlegger's alleys. With more than 1,800 islands, there's much to see!«Less
More»Corning is a city in Steuben County, New York, United States, on the Chemung River. The population was 11,183 at the 2010 census. It is named for Erastus Corning, an Albany financier and railroad executive who was an investor in the company that developed the community.«Less
More»The world's best collection of art and historical glass. More than 45,000 objects trace 3,500 years of glassmaking history. Hands-on exhibits that tell the story of the science and technology behind innovations in glass.«Less
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In the schedule, there is a statement that "For guests who choose Sat & Mon departure for the above tour, the last day would be Boston city tour."
If I depart on Saturday, when will I be visiting 1000 Islands and Niagara? by Panupong on 2013-05-06
You will visit 1000 islands and Falls on day one.
Taketours on 2013-05-07
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