Highlights: Visit Philadelphia, Washington DC, New York City, Hershey's Chocolate World, Corning Glass Center and Niagara Falls... 5-night hotel. Round trip airport transfers. Ground transportation.
* Statue of Liberty Cruise
* 1000 Islands Cruise
* Empire State Building
* Maid of the Mist Boat Ride
* Intrepid Museum
* Niagara Falls IMAX movie
* Madame Tussauds (WAX Museum)
* D.C. Cruise or more...
U.S. side only - Passengers do not need a visa/passport to join this tour.
If you are planning to take flight to join the tour or need to leave the tour in advance, please call us to confirm the tour and the itinerary before you make the booking.
Today we will gather in Boston. Guests can meet the tour guide at the baggage claim area of the airport for transfer to the hotel.
Deluxe Hotel: Sheraton/Hilton/Doubletree/Radisson/Hotel Somerset/Crowne Plaza/Courtyard/Hilton Garden/Holiday Inn or similar
Boston - New York
Today we will travel south and spend the day touring New York City. Stops include Wall Street, the Empire State Building, Madame Tussauds' Wax Museum and more.
This famous street in New York City's Financial District has become synonymous with American financial enterprises. It is also the home of the New York Stock Exchange, and has been (or still is) the location of several other exchanges.
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.
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.
The New York City branch of this international chain of sculpture museums is one of the Big Apple's most popular spots for tourists and locals alike. Guests come from all over to see eerily lifelike wax figures.
Although it is now known for its pale green hue, Lady Liberty was originally a shining copper statue. Oxidation has resulted in this gift from France to the United States taking on the color we see now.
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.
New York - Philadelphia - Washington D.C (140 miles)
We will travel to Philadelphia, PA in the morning to see the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall, and then head to Washington, DC to see all of the famous monuments. This is also where we will spend the night.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Thomas Jefferson Memorial is a memorial to the third president of the United States. The impressive building is neoclassical in design and has been standing since 1943. It sees more than two million visitors every year.
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.
Washington, DC sits on the shores of Virginia's Potomac River, and those who want to see the United States' capital in an exciting and innovative way can join a Potomac Cruise for a relaxing and enjoyable sightseeing experience.
Washington D.C - Corning - Niagara Falls (431 miles)
We will head north to the Corning Glass Museum in Corning, NY. We will then continue on to Niagara Falls, NY where we will view the nighttime Illumination of the Falls. Guests can then choose either to stay in the Falls Park for self-exploration or have an in-depth tour that includes visits to the Power Vista and Old Fort Niagara.
This non-profit museum run by Corning Glass Works explores the science behind glassmaking the history of the art throughout human cultures. It contains tens of thousands of significant objects, some as much as 3,500 years old.
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.
An in-depth tour of this famous and historic area takes passengers through some of the lesser-known stories that surround Niagara Falls. From the walls of Old Fort Niagara to the important Power Vista, experience the falls like never before!
Admission (Optional): Adult $25; Child $18
Niagara Falls - Boston (466 miles)
In the morning, our tour will see an Adventure Movie about the history of Niagara Falls. We will also ride the Maid of the Mist. In the afternoon, we will head back to Boston.
This famous boat ride is perhaps Niagara Falls' most popular attraction. Get ready to get wet: the Maid of the Mist takes its passengers as close to the falls themselves as it is possible for anyone to get.
This movie and its accompanying exhibit look back on the history of human interaction with the glorious Niagara Falls, focusing heavily on the "Daredevils" who have tried to cross, jump, and throw themselves down its waters.
Today we will tour the city of Boston, MA. We will visit the campuses of Harvard and MIT, see the Boston Common, and have a chance to take a boat ride in Boston Harbor. At the end of the day, we will return to the airport for flights home. See "Departure and Return Details" for information on when to book flights.
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.
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.
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.
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.
For hundred of years, Boston Harbor has been a place of dramatic importance in the United States. Now guests can experience it in a whole new way with an exciting boat tour of the area.
Airport Transfer: The airport pick-up time is between 9:00am and 7:00pm. If your arrival time is between 7:00am and 9:00am or between 7:00pm and 11:30pm, there is additional fee of $50 per party; if the arrival time is between 11:30pm and 7:00am, guests need to get themselves to the hotel or request an appointment.
Flight arrangement: There are still travel activities on the last day of the tour, so please schedule flights to depart from Boston after 5:30pm.
5 nights hotel accommodations - all hotels are equipped with air conditioner and private facilities. The fee is based on one room shared by two adults, child is required to share the same bed with the adult. Prices based on double occupancy. Single room occupancy requires an extra fee for that single room.
*Metropolitan Museum is closed on Monday, Thanksgiving Day, December 25, and January 1. We will not take customers there on these days.
Prices are subject to change without prior notice.
Admission fees may be paid to your tour escort upon arrival by cash.
All meals and drinks during the trip, but the tour guide will arrange for.
Service fees for your tour guide and bus driver (total $7.00/day per passenger)
Personal room fees such as laundry or valet services, telephone calls, or alcoholic beverages/ mini bar items, unless they are otherwise specified.
Any private expenses
City passes are not accepted during an escorted tour due to the fact that they do not correspond into the tour schedule. The group entrance tickets provided by tour guides have fast lane and tour guides accompany passengers for activities.
Bus Arrangement: Usually only passengers in the same order will be arranged in the same bus. If you book the tour separately with your friends and you want to sit in the same bus, you need to inform us before departure . Or you may be arranged in different buses.
Language: All tours are escorted by professional bi- or multi-lingual tour and/or driver guides (English/Chinese). Depending on the number of passengers booked for a particular departure, tours and/or languages may be combined to operate the tours.
Child (Age 0-12)
Child (Age 0-12)
BUY 2 GET 2 FREE (1) Cancellation of free-fare passenger must be made at least 7 days before departure.(2)No-show or late cancellation incurs an $398 penalty fee for the reserved bus seat
Child Rate: Child rates apply to those 0-12 years and all children under age 12 must accompanying adults.(Hotel rooms do not apply in all children fare.) Please bring car seats with you for your infants during the tour.
Lodging: Hotel accommodation is based on two adults (double), three adults(triple), or four adults(Quad) per room sharing two twin beds. Please specify at time of booking. One room maximum stay 4 people (inluding children).
South Cove Manor at Quincy Point Project is Underway!
Nov 2013 ~ Oct 2014
Every tour you purchase, Sunshine Travel will donate $1 per head to South Cave Manor. You may check the website of project for more information:
Your kindness will make a big difference to our elders.
Immediately after submitting your reservation you will receive a receipt of booking by email. Within 36 hours of submitting your reservation you will receive a confirmation email confirming the booking status. Tour requires a minimum number of passengers to operate so reconfirmation two days prior to the departure date is required. If you are planning to take flight to join the tour, please call us to confirm the tour before booking flight ticket.
Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your e-ticket. You must print the e-tickets and take them along on your trip; they are your proof of purchase.
Terms & Condition
BOOKING AND RESERVATION
All tours are for early booking, we suggest the each passenger should book tour at least 3 weeks before departure date. Passenger may make reservation via email; however, seats will not be assigned until deposit has paid. At time of reservation, passenger may require to provide name, phone number and address and specify designated tour and date of travel.
All seats are pre-assigned with numbers; seat assignment is based on a first come first serve basis after down payment.
Every passenger must purchase a ticket to occupy seat.
Passenger must carry a valid travel document. (Valid visa for countries needed) (E.g. Green Card, Passport, Re-Entry Permit, and etc.) We are not responsible for lost or stolen personal items.
CANCELLATION OR CHANGE POLICY
All cancellation or change of date must be with the following details:
A 25% service fee will apply on refunds after the payment.
A 50% service fee will apply on refunds of SEVEN days prior to departure.
A 75% service fee will apply on refunds of THREE days prior to departure.
Absolutely NO refundable (exchangeable) on all cancellation or postpone within 3 days prior to departure.
All the concert tickets and bus tickets are NO refundable or exchangeable.
Passenger must present ticket(s) at time of refund; all refund will be issued by company check or credit card only. (Absolutely NO cash refund).
There is 6% handling fee add-on to the above penalties.
BOARDING TIME AND PLACE
All passengers must arrive 30 minutes before departure time. All passengers must show photo ID and boarding pass or tickets for boarding; absolutely not boarding without tickets.
Departure time and boarding location will be advised after reservation made.
We are not responsible for any occur on or during the tour. It is optional that passengers to buy travel insurance, for more information, please consult your travel agent.
We reserve the right to substitute hotels and after itinerary, withdraw any tour and make any desirable alteration for the convenience of the operation of the tour.
We reserve the right to cancel the tour prior to departure for any reason. By accepting our policy, passenger should agree that tour operator shall hold no responsibilities in itinerary alterations, delays or cancellation strikes, sickness, theft, loss, accidents, weather or any other causes.
Each group requires a minimum of 10 passengers to operate a departure. We reserve the right to cancel a departure due to not meeting the basic requirement. Liability to such cancellation is limited to full refund of money received by us, and this will constitute full settlement with Tour Department.
We reserve the right to decline to accept or retain any tour member at any reason before or during the tour.
All prices are subject to change without prior notice.
All itineraries are subject to change without notice.
All passengers must obtain a valid passport and all entry / exit visa as requited by immigration regulation.
Passenger must be self reliant, those require assistance must be accompanied by a friend or relative. We are NOT able to provide individual assistance for any passenger.
Passengers should inform the escort or hotel reception if they are to use the hotel swimming pool. All children should be accompanied by their parents while using the pool. No life guard on premise, swim at your own risk.
Passenger(s) are responsible for his or her belonging(s). We will NOT longer provide services to track or trace any personal item(s).
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