Highlights:Visit New York (Empire State Building, Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum, Statue of Liberty Cruise, Times Square), Boston (Boston Common, Harvard University, Quincy Market), New Haven (Yale University), Newport (Breakers Mansion). 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 - Newport - New Haven (162 miles)
In the morning, guests will be picked up in Boston. From there, we will begin our journey by driving to Newport, RI, to visit the Breakers Mansion. Afterward, we will go to New Haven, CT, to visit the campus of Yale University, one of the oldest educational institutions in the country.
More»Newport is a seaside city on Aquidneck Island in Newport County, Rhode Island, United States. A major 18th-century port city, Newport contains a high number of surviving buildings from the colonial era of the United States.«Less
More»The Breakers Mansion is the largest and most opulent of the famous and historical Newport Mansions open to the public. Built by the Vanderbilt family at the turn of the century, this "summer cottage" stuns and amazes.«Less
Admission (Optional): Adult $21; Child (3-12 yrs) $7; Senior $21|Opening Hours: Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas
More»Founded in 1701, this world-famous university is the third-oldest in the United States. This Ivy-League school is consistently ranked as one of the best institutions of higher learning in the entire world, and admission is extremely competitive.«Less
Standard Hotel: Days Inn or similar
New York - Boston (190 miles)
The last day, we will travel back north to New York and visit Empire State Building, Statue of liberty, United Nation, Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, Times Square. Return to Boston by evening. See "Departure and Return Details" for information on when to book flights.
More»The Big Apple, The City That Never Sleeps, The Cultural Capital of the World... whatever you call New York City, its impact on worldwide culture and business is undeniable. Seeing this famous metropolis is something no one ever forgets!«Less
More»Soaring more than a quarter of a mile above the heart of Manhattan, the Empire State Building is the World's Most Famous Office Building. A symbol of dreams and aspirations connecting with people around the world.«Less
More»Called "The Crossroads of the World," this major intersection in midtown Manhattan-- where Broadway hits Seventh Avenue-- is a world-famous icon of both New York City and the United States. It has appeared in countless forms of media.«Less
More»The USS Intrepid, docked permanently in New York Harbor, is an authentic World War II aircraft carrier that now functions as a military history museum. On the deck of the ship is a collection of fighter planes.«Less
Admission (Optional): Adult $33; Child (Under 11 yrs) $24; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $31|Opening Hours: Mon - Fri 10:00am - 5:00pm, Holiady hours apply. Time subject to change. Closed Thanksgiving Day, December 25., Sat - Sun 10:00am - 6:00pm, Last admission to the submarine Growler is one hour before the Museum closes.
More»This building in New York City has served as the global headquarters of the United Nations since 1952. The area has extraterritoriality status, meaning it is technically not bound by the laws of New York or even the United States.«Less
Opening Hours: Mon - Fri 9:00am - 4:30pm, Time are subject to change without notice. All visitors must exit the building by 5:30pm, Sat - Sun 10:00am - 4:30pm, Close on: New Year's Day/Good Friday/Memorial Day/Independence Day/Eid al-Fitr/Labour Day/Eid al-Adha/Thanksgiving Day/Christmas Day (observed)
More»This world-famous statue in New York harbor is best known as a center of immigration in the United States. Dedicated in 1886, it has served not just as a symbol of New York but of the country ever since.«Less
More»Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square Odditorium has been shocking and wowing spectators since 1939. This museum of oddities contains over 500 pieces in 18,000 square feet, and also features live sideshow performances throughout the day.«Less
Admission (Optional): Adult $30; Child (Under 11 yrs) $23; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $30|Opening Hours: Mon - Wed Jan 2 - Mar 8 9:00am - 11:00pm, Last admission 10;00PM.Time are subject to change without notice., Thu - Sun Jan 2 - Mar 8 9:00am - 1:00am, Last admission 12.00 midnight.Time are subject to change without notice.
Monday Departure tour change to:
Day 1: Boston - Newport - New Haven
Day 2: New York
Day 3: Boston
Prices are subject to change without prior notice.
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All meals and drinks during the trip (tour guide can arrange for)
Personal room fees such as laundry or valet services, telephone calls, alcoholic beverages and mini bar items, unless otherwise specified
Any private expenses
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