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5-Day New York and Niagara Falls Tour from Boston by Train Tour Code: 155-19420

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Boston, MA
English; Mandarin Chinese
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Visit New York, Niagara Falls.
  • Board the train in Boston and head to the New York, ports, ships, and bridges with panoramic views of coastline and picturesque scenery along the way
  • Go to the Hudson Yards and climb to the top of The Edge with a 360 degree view!
  • Walk around "The Crossroads of the World" at Times Square.
  • Follow us and take a visit to the Museum of Modern Art.
  • Explore the power of nature and take an in-depth tour to Niagara Falls!
  • Upgrade the cross-border itinerary at your own expense to enjoy the majesty and magnificence of the waterfall from the Canada side.
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Day 1: Boston Train to New York (216 miles)

This morning you will board the train in Boston and head to the New York. Along the way, there are countless ports, ships, and bridges, offering panoramic views of the Connecticut coastline and picturesque scenery. Afterwards, we will arrive in New York. Upon arrival, we'll have lunch at Hudson Yards and optional to get on The Edge. Guest can also choose to visit the Museum of Modern Art. After that, we'll have a short stop at Times Square. In the evening, guests can arrange to see a performance on Broadway at their own expense.
  • New York, NY

    New York, NY
    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!

    Hudson Yards

    Hudson Yards is one of the largest real estate development projects in the United States, a “city in the city” that rises in the bustling capital of Manhattan. It is called the “New Future City” and may be the next largest in New York.

    Edge Building sightseeing platform

    Edge Building sightseeing platform is a new landmark in New York, with a 1131-foot platform over 100 floors, the elevator reaches the observation deck in 52 seconds, and the 278-square-meter glass curtain wall of the aerial observation deck is divided into 79 pieces of borderless glass pieces, the New York skyline, experience a unique view.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $58.79; Child (6-12 yrs) $53.35

    Museum of Modern Art

    Museum of Modern Art
    The MoMA is one of the most visited museums in the world, attracting over 3 million visitors per year. The impressive collection that it houses includes works by Pollock, Dali, van Gogh, Picasso, among others.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $25; Child (0-16 yrs, Must accompanied by adults) Free; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $18|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes

    Times Square

    Times Square
    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.

    Duration: Approx. 20 Minutes

    Broadway

    Broadway has been the heart of the New York's live theater scene for over a century. There is always a plethora of plays in production, ranging from classics to modern experiments, so visitors can always catch a show.
Standard Hotel: Hotel Indigo - Flushing Or similar

Day 2: Instagrammable New York City Tour

New York City has so much to offer that many tourists, and even the locals, never venture outside of Manhattan. This town is the ultimate home for food lovers and information seekers with a rich and diverse history waiting to be explored. One of the worlds great financial centers, New York City seems to have all the needs covered! Today we will visit Grand Central, New York Public Library, Little Island, DUMBO, Instagram Photographing Spots around SOHO, Chelsea Market, The High Line and Vessel.
  • New York, NY

    New York, NY
    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!

    Grand Central Terminal (Inside Visit)

    Quite possibly the most famous train station in the world, Grand Central's name sums it up: it is, frankly, the central hub of the New York rail system. Multiple subway lines feed in and out, while long-distance lines begin here.

    Opening Hours: Mon - Sun 5:30am - 2:00am|Duration: Approx. 20 Minutes

    New York Public Library

    New York Public Library
    Famous for the twin lion statues that greet visitors to its front doors, the New York Public Library is the 2nd largest in the US after the Library of Congress, making it the 3rd largest worldwide.

    New York Public Library (inside) + Bryant Park+Blue Bottle Coffee(Optional) +Lady M Cake (Optional) total 60mins

    Duration: Approx. 1 Hour

    Bryant Park

    The lawn at Bryan Park is a great place to enjoy a picnic. There si also the Reading Room, set up by the NY Public Library, and the Skate Pond. There are many notable sculptures around the park.

    Opening Hours: Mon - Fri 7:00am - 12:00pm, Hours may vary in different times of the year. Management may close the park when conditions are considered unsafe for patrons as a result of weather or necessary maintenance., Sat - Sun 7:00am - 11:00pm, Hours may vary in different times of the year. Management may close the park when conditions are considered unsafe for patrons as a result of weather or necessary maintenance.

    Central Park

    Central Park
    New York City's world-famous park sees over 35 million visitors every year, and not without reason. From playgrounds to ponds, horse carriages to bird-watching, and ice skating to rock climbing, the possibilities are endless in the 843-acre commons.

    Duration: Approx. 40 Minutes

    Roosevelt Island

    Roosevelt Island is a slender island located on the East River between Queens and Manhattan Island. Although Roosevelt Island is small in size, it has a unique architectural history. We will have an in-depth tour at Roosevelt Island.

    Tour Fee (Optional): Adult $35; Child (3-12 yrs) $30; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $35; Roosevelt Island In-depth Tour|Duration: Approx. 45 Minutes

    DUMBO

    Trendy Dumbo's cobblestone streets and converted Brooklyn warehouse buildings are the backdrop for independent boutiques, high-end restaurants and trendy cafes.

    Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 10 Minutes

    Little island

    Little Island was funded primarily through Barry Diller and the Diller-Von Furstenberg Family Foundation through an extraordinary philanthropic gift to the Hudson River Park.

    Chelsea Market

    The Chelsea Market in Manhattan is an indoor food court and shopping facility, in addition to containing the office spaces for multiple media companies, such as the Food Network and EMI Music Publishing.

    Opening Hours: Mon - Sat 7:00am - 2:00am, Season and holiday hours apply,Time may vary, Sun 8:00am - 10:00pm, Season and holiday hours apply,Time may vary

    High Line

    This park is truly unique, built on what was once a stretch of New York's above-ground railroad. The route travels through some notable buildings such as the Chelsea Market. The park winds its way through Manhattan for about 1.5 miles.

    Opening Hours: Mon - Sun 7:00am - 11:00pm, Time may vary

    The Vessel (Outside Visit)

    It is a structure and landmark which was built as part of the Hudson Yards Redevelopment Project in Manhattan. It is designed by the British designer Thomas Heatherwick, the elaborate honeycomb-like structure rises 16 stories and consists of 154 flights of stairs, 2,500steps, and 80 landings for visitors to climb.

    Duration: Approx. 10 Minutes

Standard Hotel: Hotel Indigo - Flushing Or similar

Day 3: New York - Niagara Falls (about 9.5 hours on the train) (408 miles)

This morning you will board the train in New York and head to the famous Niagara Falls. Along the way, you will pass through cities such as Albany, Syracuse and Rochester. After arriving at the waterfall at night, we will enjoy the majestic and colorful night light show.

Special Note:

1. Preferred Train Schedule: Amtrak - 63 Maple Leaf

Departs New York, NY - Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Sta.(NYP) - 7:15a

Arrives Niagara Falls, NY (NFL) - 4:44p

2. The resources of train tickets are tight. It is strongly recommended that you book as early as possible to avoid that the tickets cannot be booked due to sold out. If the one-way fare of the class exceeds $100, you need to make up the difference, or upgrade to another class at your own expense. Please contact customer service for a second confirmation before booking.

3. There is no tour guide on the train. 

  • Niagara Falls, NY

    Niagara Falls, NY
    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.

    Niagara Falls Illumination

    Niagara Falls Illumination
    Visitors to Niagara can enjoy a spectacular nighttime illumination of the falls. Please note that a complete view may be limited on certain summer evenings due to the later sunset time and government regulations of driving hours.

    Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes

Standard Hotel: Wyndham Garden at Niagara Falls Or similar

Day 4: Niagara Falls (3 miles)

Today you will have a full day to explore magnificent Niagara Falls. There are many ways to appreciate the waterfall. You can watch it from the view platform. The activity that you cannot miss is to take the "Maid of the Mist" to explore the turbulent waterfalls by boat and listen to the sound of the waves! You may also choose other activities in US-side or Canada side to experience the beauty of waterfalls from different angles!

Itinerary A (US Side):
Maid of the Mist (optional, 1 hour) → IMAX Movie (US Side) (optional, 30 mins) → Niagara Scenic Trolley (ticket included, 15 mins) → Goat Island & Luna Island (45 mins) → Cave of the Winds (optional, 1 hour) → Dinner in Tropical Rainforest Restaurant (optional, 75 mins) → Casino Free Time

or participate in itinerary B at your own expense (fee included: Niagara SkyWheel, Skylon Tower + Lunch, Journey Behind the Falls)

Itinerary B (Canada Side):
Maid of the Mist (optional, 1 hour) → Transit Canada →  Niagara SkyWheel (30 mins) → Skylon Tower + Lunch (75 mins) → Table Rock Centre (30 mins) → Journey Behind the Falls (30 mins) → Return to the US Side

Special Notes:
If you participate in Canada itinerary, a valid US passport or a valid passport along with your US green card is required; For those who do not have a US passport or green card, a valid passport along with a valid US visa AND a valid Canada visa are required.

  • Niagara Falls, NY

    Niagara Falls, NY
    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.

    Maid of the Mist (Optional if weather permits)

    Maid of the Mist
    This famous boat ride gets passengers up close and personal with the Niagara Falls! The Maid rides right into the mists thrown up by the roaring cascade as the Niagara River tumbles over the edge of the falls.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $28.25; Child (6-12 yrs) $16.50; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $28.25|Opening Hours: Apr 29 - Nov 6|Duration: Approx. 40 Minutes

    Niagara Falls Adventure Theater IMAX

    Niagara Falls Adventure Theater IMAX
    For those who wish to learn more about the geological activity that formed the most compelling natural attraction in the country, this IMAX movie is the perfect opportunity to learn more about the natural and cultural history of the area.

    Tour Fee (Optional): Adult $12; Child (6-12 yrs) $9; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $12|Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes

    Goat Island

    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.

    Luna Island

    This small, uninhabited island is located between the American Falls and Bridal Veil Falls in Niagara State Park. The island offers impeccable close-up views of the thunderous falls for any spectators who wish to visit.

    Cave of the Winds

    Cave of the Winds
    The Cave of the Winds on the New York side of Niagara Falls is an attraction which allows people to walk along pathways on the river at the base of the American Falls.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $21; Child (6-12 yrs) $17; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $21|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour

    Niagara Scenic Trolley Tour

    Ride the trolley in Niagara Falls NY! The Niagara Falls Scenic Trolley makes a circular route from the Niagara Falls Aquarium to Goat Island with stops in between. You can visit everything from a French Castle at Old Fort Niagara to the Whirlpool Jetboat Ride!

    Duration: Approx. 15 Minutes

  • Niagara Falls Canada, ON

    Niagara Falls Canada, ON
    Known and loved for both their power and their beauty, the Niagara Falls offer an experience unlike any other. More water tumbles down from the Niagara River every minute than any other place in the world.

    Niagara Skywheel

    Height of 175 feet (53 m) of the Niagara Wheel is made with world-class cable car,and each car is equipped with air conditioning, cooling, which will bring you a comfortable experience all the year round.

    Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes

    Table Rock Welcome Center

    Table Rock Welcome Center
    This facility sits directly above the Horseshoe Falls, providing an incredible view in the comfortable setting of this lodge-like building, which features a food court for the hungry.

    Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes

    Skylon Tower+Revolving Restaurant Lunch

    The impressive Skylon Tower, jutting into the air above Niagara Falls, features the Revolving Dining Room, a one-of-a-kind eatery the makes a full revolution every hour. Sitting just below the observation deck, guests can enjoy views and food!

    Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 15 Minutes

    Journey Behind the Falls

    Journey Behind the Falls
    The "Journey Behind the Falls" is an attraction on the Canadian side of Horseshoe Falls which allows tourists to to guide themselves through the rock behind Niagara for an up-close look at the cascading water.

    Duration: Approx. 30 Minutes

Standard Hotel: Wyndham Garden at Niagara Falls Or similar

Day 5: Niagara Falls - Boston (467 miles)

In the morning, we will joining an In-Depth Tour that visits at places such as Whirlpool State Park and Old Fort Niagara. Then we will ride Jetboat. We will also have the chance to ride the Maid of the Mist and and hve a Daytime View in Niagara Falls. We will arrive back at the pickup points in New York in the evening.
Note: Jetboat and Maid of the Mist Niagara Falls Boat usually closed in winter season, we'll visit Cave of the Winds instead.
  • Niagara Falls, NY

    Niagara Falls, NY
    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.

    Niagara Falls Scenic In-Depth Tour

    This interesting and exciting fuller tour of the greater Niagara area takes guests to sights they otherwise may not see, such as the impressive water formation at Whirlpool State Park or the historic Old Fort Niagara.

    Tour Fee (Optional): Adult $29; Child (3-12 yrs) $19; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $29; Tickets to Old Fort Niagara & Whirlpool State Park included|Duration: Approx. 2 Hours

    Old Fort Niagara

    This impressive fort traces its colorful history back to 1678 and the establishment of the colony of New France in what would become the northeastern United States. This centuries-old building is a National Historic Landmark of the US.

    Whirlpool State Park

    Whirlpool State Park overlooks the Niagara Gorge. Have a picnic in the field above before hiking below to see the whirlpool up close. The park includes hiking and biking trails, fishing spots, and a playground.

    Jet Boat Ride

    These exciting boat rides take passengers on a thrilling trip down the Niagara River! This round-trip ride zooms through the Niagara Gorge, and even takes passengers to the famous Whirlpool rapids, all of a custom-built jet boat.

    Jetboat will be operated according to the specific weather conditions and the number of passengers. If the number of passengers is insufficient, the departure may be suspended. Minimum age for passenger who wants to take Jetboat is 4 years old with a height limit of minimum 40 inches.

    Tour Fee (Optional): Adult $69; Child (Under 12 yrs, min of 40' tall) $42; Senior (Over 55 yrs) $69|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour

    Maid of the Mist

    Maid of the Mist
    This famous boat ride gets passengers up close and personal with the Niagara Falls! The Maid rides right into the mists thrown up by the roaring cascade as the Niagara River tumbles over the edge of the falls.

    Maid of the Mist Niagara Falls Boat usually closed in winter season, it will not be visited based on attraction closure.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $28.25; Child (6-12 yrs) $16.50; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $28.25|Opening Hours: Apr 29 - Nov 6|Duration: Approx. 40 Minutes

    Cave of the Winds

    Cave of the Winds
    The Cave of the Winds on the New York side of Niagara Falls is an attraction which allows people to walk along pathways on the river at the base of the American Falls.

    Cave of the Winds usually closed on 12/22/2022 and 01/01/2023, it will not be visited based on attraction closure.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $21; Child (6-12 yrs) $17; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $21|Duration: Approx. 45 Minutes

Find Closest Pickup
Location Address Departure Return
Boston, MA 700 Atlantic Ave, Boston, MA 02111 (South Station- Boston, MA ) 8:15am
Boston, MA 88 Beach Street, Boston, MA 02111 no stop 6:00pm
Quincy, MA 237 Quincy Ave, Quincy, MA 02169 (China Pearl Restaurant- Quincy, MA ) no stop 6:00pm

*Return time is an estimate and varies based on traffic and weather conditions.

  • It is recommended that guests arrive at South Station before 08:00 AM to check in for the train. Please refer to the departure time shown on the train ticket.
  • Preferred Train Schedule: Amtrak - 171 Northeast Regional; Coach Seat
    Departs Boston, MA - South Station (BOS) - 8:15am
    Arrives New York, NY - Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Sta.(NYP) - 12:24pm
    The resources of train tickets are tight. It is strongly recommended that you book as early as possible to avoid that the tickets cannot be booked due to sold out.
    There is no tour guide on the train.
  • Take a train from New York to Niagara Falls The Amtrak - 63 Maple Leaf will depart from Pennsylvania Station on 7:15am. Please arrive at pick up locations 30 mins earlier. There is no tour guide on the train.

Price Includes

  • Train ticket of Coach Seat from Boston to New York.
  • Train ticket from New York to Niagara Falls (if the one-way ticket price exceeds $100, the guest needs to make up the difference or upgrade to another class at his own expense).
  • Attraction admission fee: Niagara Scenic Trolley Tour.
  • 4 nights hotel accommodation
  • Transportation (The type of vehicle used will base on the number of guests on the day. 7-seat minivan; Minivan; motorcoach)
  • Tour guide Level 2: semi-guided tour
  • Taxes

Price Excludes

Destination Adult Child Senior
New York, NY
Broadway ticket (Aladdin/ The Lion King/Wicked Witch/ MJ: The Musical Michael Jackson, Seating area: Orchestra Or Front Mezzanine) +transfer (Optional) $280 $280 $280
Edge Building sightseeing platform (Optional) $58.79 $53.35 (6-12 yrs) /
Museum of Modern Art (Optional) $25 Free (0-16 yrs, Must accompanied by adults) $18 (Over 65 yrs)
Roosevelt Island (Optional)
Roosevelt Island In-depth Tour
$35 $30 (3-12 yrs) $35 (Over 65 yrs)
Niagara Falls, NY
Cave of the Winds (Optional) $21 $17 (6-12 yrs) $21 (Over 65 yrs)
Jet Boat Ride (Optional) $69 $42 (Under 12 yrs, min of 40' tall) $69 (Over 55 yrs)
Maid of the Mist (Optional) $28.25 $16.50 (6-12 yrs) $28.25 (Over 65 yrs)
Niagara Falls Adventure Theater IMAX (Optional) $12 $9 (6-12 yrs) $12 (Over 65 yrs)
Niagara Falls Scenic In-Depth Tour (Optional)
Tickets to Old Fort Niagara & Whirlpool State Park included
$29 $19 (3-12 yrs) $29 (Over 65 yrs)
Niagara Falls Canada
Niagara SkyWheel, Skylon Tower + Lunch, Journey Behind the Falls (Optional) $110 $85 (6-12 yrs) $110 (Over 65 yrs)
  • Prices are subject to change without prior notice.
  • If you would like to join the optional activities, please pay the fee in cash to the tour guide. You cannot buy / use the tickets on your own or use City Passes. The tour guide will arrange the tickets for the group.
  • Meals and drinks unspecified during the trip.
  • A mandatory service fees: Minimum $12 / day / person should be paid in cash to tour guide and the bus driver as a service fee. Any child / Infant reserving a seat will have to pay the service fees as well. Ex: 2 people taking a 2-day tour would pay: $12 x 2 (seats) x 2 (days) = $48.
  • 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

Additional Note

  • Tour route may be changed and reversed; you may contact the vendor 1-2 days prior departure to confirm final itinerary
  • Customers are held solely responsible for their own travel documents and/or visas if required.
  • Luggage: Each customer may bring on board one checked luggage plus one carry-on bag.
  • 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.
  • This tour does not accept any City Pass or your own tickets for the attraction. Passengers who take this tour need to purchase admission tickets from tour escort upon arrival.
  • Please Note: A valid passport and visa (if applicable) are required to enter Canada.

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  • Complete operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, is included on your e-ticket. You must print the e-tickets and take them along on your trip; they are your proof of purchase.

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  • Once booking is confirmed, No change or cancellation allowed. Any change or cancellation will incur 100% penalty.

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