Highlights:This tour will take you to the best of the East Coast. We will head to south to visit the Capitol, and then go up North to see the world famous Niagara Falls. Sightseeing tour of DCís most famous landmarks and monuments including outside of the Whitehouse and memorials. Declaration of Independence and the US Constitution were debated. Come and check out why New York is one of the top US tourist destinations. Inclusions: 4 nights hotel accommodations
Free Harvard and MIT tour for you, admission included
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Guests will be picked up in the morning in Boston. ** We will bring you to Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology for a free tour.** From there, we will begin our journey by driving to Newport, Rhode Island to visit the Breakers Mansion. Afterward, we will go to New Haven to visit the Yale University.
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»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 Hotel or similar
We will explore New York in the morning. Today's tour will take us to landmarks such as Times Square, Wall Street, Rockfeller Center, and much more.
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»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»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»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 Metropolitan Museum of Art, located in New York City, is the largest art museum in the United States with among the most significant art collections. (Closed on Monday, Thanksgiving Day, December 25, and January 1)«Less
Admission (Optional): Adult $25; Child (3-11 yrs) Free; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $17|Opening Hours: Fri - Sat 10:00am - 9:00pm, Time are subject to change without further notice., Sun - Thu 10:00am - 5:30pm, Closed Thanksgiving Day, December 25, January 1, and the first Monday in May.
(Outside Visit)More»One of the most famous shopping areas in the world-- and one of the most expensive-- New York City's Fifth Avenue cuts across Manhattan and hold some of its most famous landmarks and event centers.«Less
(Outside Visit)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)
(Outside Visit)More»A member of the U.S. National Register of Historic Places as well as a National Landmark, the world-famous Rockefeller Center (named for John. D. Rockefeller's son) in Midtown Manhattan has been a New York hub since the 1930s.«Less
Standard Hotel: Days Hotel or similar
New York - Philadelphia - Washington DC (203 miles)
Today, we will make our way to Philadelphia, where we will visit the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall. In the afternoon, we will continue to Washington, D.C., visiting the White House, US Capitol, the exterior of the Pentagon, and many of the city's famous monuments and memorials.
More»One of the most historically significant cities in the United States, Philadelphia was the original American capital. The City of Brotherly Love draws history buffs and lovers of culture from all corners of the globe!«Less
More»One of Philadelphia's most famous landmarks, Independence Hall in Independence National Historical Park is the location where both the Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution were debated, written, and ratified by the Founding Fathers of the USA.«Less
More»The famously cracked Liberty Bell is a sign of American Independence and spirit. Located at Liberty Bell Center in Philadelphia, PA, this symbol of the American Revolution was crafted in 1752-- more than 250 years ago.«Less
More»The capital of the United States of America sits on the scenic Potomac River. Monuments, museums, and Americana characterize this historic city, which is located in the District of Columbia between the states of Maryland and Virginia.«Less
More»The world-famous White House in Washington, DC is the official residence of the president of the United States and the place where most of the work is done. The facade of this neoclassical mansion is a global icon.«Less
More»The famous United States Capitol is the meeting place of the US Congress, and has been for more than 200 years. The building is famous for its elaborate dome and intricately designed, detailed columns.«Less
More»This iconic American monument honors the 16th president of the United States. Abraham Lincoln was president during the American Civil War, and is most famous for the Emancipation Proclamation that freed all of the slaves in the US.«Less
More»This memorial in Washington, DC serves as a place to remember the American soldier who were lost or killed during the tumultuous Vietnam War. Originally controversial in design, the simple memorial has become a shrine for the American people.«Less
More»This memorial commemorates those who served for the United States in the Korean War. It is located south of the Reflecting Pool at the National Mall. The simple memorial is triangular in shape will a circle at the top.«Less
More»One of the Smithsonian Institute's museums in Washington, DC, the National Air and Space Museum chronicles the history of flight. From the Wright Brother to Buzz Aldrin, the exhibits at this museum explore all of humanity's air travels.«Less
Opening Hours: Open daily except December 25
More»The Washington, DC arm of this worldwide phenomenon is a sight to behold. Amazingly and sometimes eerily lifelike figures line the halls of this art museum in the form of celebrities and politicians both famous and infamous.«Less
(Passing By)More»This building gets its name from the geometric shape that it resembles. It is the headquarters for the United States Department of Defense. Though it looks austere, it is nonetheless impressive given its immense size and design.«Less
Opening Hours: Mon - Fri 9:00am - 3:00pm
More»The Potomac River runs along Washington, DC, the capital city of the United States of America. Visitors can opt to see many of the area's most famous landmarks and memorials in a unique way on a riverboat cruise!«Less
Admission (Optional): Adult $26; Child (Under 11 yrs) $18; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $26|Opening Hours: Mar - Nov, Closed Thanksgiving Day, December 25, January 1.
Standard Hotel: Sleep Inn in Upper Marlboro, MD or similar
Washington DC - Niagara (307 miles)
Today, we will drive north, on our way to Niagara Falls. Upon our arrival, we will be able to see the Illumination of the Falls in the evening.
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»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
Niagara Falls - Thousand Islands (Summer) / Corning Museum of Glass (Winter)- Boston (784 miles)
Today we will head to the Thousand Islands Region, where we will have the chance to take a Boat Tour of the area.During winter season, we will go to Corning Glass Museum. At the end of the day, we will return to Boston. See "Departure and Return Details" for more information.
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
From November to middle of May, Corning Glass Museum will replace Thousand Islands Cruise.
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