Highlights: Sightseeing in Niagara Falls, Washington DC, Boston, Baltimore, 1000 island and New York City. 5-night hotel accommodations. Round trip bus transportation from Boston.
Optional: Statue of Liberty Cruise, 1000 Island Cruise, Empire State Building, Maid of the Mist Boat Ride, Intrepid Museum, Niagara Falls IMAX movie, WAX Museum, Boston Harbor 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.
Boston - Philadelphia - Washington D.C. (456 miles)
Guests will be picked up in the Boston area in the morning. 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 the Jefferson Memorial and White House. 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 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.
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.
Washington D.C. - Baltimore (40 miles)
In the morning, we will continue to tour Washington, DC. Our stops will include the Lincoln Memorial and Capitol Hill. After lunch, we will head to Baltimore, MD to see the historic Inner Harbor. We will spend the night in New Jersey.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
The Inner Harbor of Baltimore, Maryland has been a major United States port since the 1700s, and today is also a popular tourist destination. The Inner Harbor area features sports stadiums, museums, eateries, shops, and an aquarium.
New York City
Today we will spend the day touring New York City. Stops include Times Square, the Empire State Building, a tour of the Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, and an exploration of the USS Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum.
One of the most famous buildings in the world, the iconic Empire State Building is not just a symbol or New York City or the East Coast, but of the entire United States of America.
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.
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.
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.
Thousand Islands - Niagara Falls (347 miles)
From New York, we will head to the Thousand Islands Region and take a Boat Tour of the area. Afterward, we will continue on to Niagara Falls, NY, arriving in time to see the nightly Illumination of the Falls.
See the thousand islands of Alexandria Bay up close with this fun and educational boat tour of the area. From the incredible Bolt Castle to the mysterious Deer Island, there is so much to see in the St. Lawrence!
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.
Niagara Falls - Boston (466 miles)
In the morning, our tour will visit Goat Island and see an Adventure Movie about the history of Niagara Falls. We will also ride the Maid of the Mist. After lunch, we will return to Boston.
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.
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.
Duration: Approx. 20 Minutes
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.
Today we will take a city tour of Boston, beginning with Massachusetts State House. Next we will explore the campuses of Harvard University and MIT. Then we will take a relaxing Boston Harbor Cruise and do some shopping at Quincy Market. At the end of the day passengers will be dropped off in the Boston area. See "Departure and Return Details" for pickup and dropoff information.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
In the winter, we may visit the Corning Glass Museum instead of the Thousand Islands.
*Return time is an estimate and varies based on traffic and weather conditions.
5-night 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.
Transportation via Deluxe Air Conditioned, Lavatory Equipped motor coach; Sometimes may via 7-Seat or 15-Seat minibus.
Maid of the Mist - Adult $16, Child $9, Senior(62+): $16
IMAX Movie Niagara Falls - Adult: $15, Child: $11
Thousand Islands Cruise - Adult: $20, Child: $16
Empire State Building - Adult: $25.00, Child: $19.00, Senior(62+): $22
USS intrepid - Adult: $24; Child: $20; Senior(62+): $20
Statue of Liberty Waterway Cruise - Adult: $28; Child: $19；Senior(62+): $24
Madame Tussauds Wax Museum - Adult: $34.00, Child: $29.00
Washington DC Cruise - Adult: $22; Child: $18, Senior(62+): $22
Boston Harbor Cruise - Adult: $20; Child: $15
Prices are subject to change without prior notice.
Admission fees may be paid to your tour escort upon arrival by cash.
Since the tour group activity service is provided by us, if you purchase other company's pass or a city pass, we will not supply the transportation service during the tour. Please arrange your own transportation for your tour.
Fuel charge: $1 per day per person
All meals (food) and drinks during the trip, but the tour guide will arrange for.
Service Fees for tour guide/bus driver (total $7/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.
**Single price is for one people staying in one room. Double, Triple & Quad prices are for two people , three people & four people staying in one room respectively. Child rates apply to ages 4-11, please note each hotel room can only accommodate 4 guests (adults or children). Each guest rooms are standard with "two" full sizes or "one" queen bed.
1. All customers should be responsible for their own travel documents and visa if required.
2. All hotel and tour schedules are arranged before hand. Any person failing to appear on the day of departure shall not be refunded.
Other tour company's product or on line tickets (Admissions or Entrance fees) are not to combine with our already low cost tour package.
Customers are advise to purchase travel insurances before departure of their tours. Please ask one of our specialists for more information.
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 2-9)
Child (Age 2-9)
BUY 2 GET 1 FREE DETAILS:
Offer applies to 3 or 4 people sharing one room. Price already adjusted.
Reschedule penalty 50% of total payment , it is for the hotel and the bus seat reserved.
Cancellation of free-fare passenger must be made at least 3 days before departure.
No-show (or late cancellation) of free passenger incurs $335 penalty fee for the reserved bus seat.
NO REFUNDABLE for No-show (or late cancellation) of paying passenger.
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Nov 2013 ~ Oct 2014
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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.
Passengers of 2 years or older must purchase ticket to occupy seats.
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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