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2-Day Upstate New York, Lake George, Lake Placid Tour from New York Tour Code: 255-572

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Sat (6/13 - 10/31); 5/23, 5/24, 9/6, 10/11
New York, NY; Jersey City, NJ; Flushing, NY; Brooklyn, NY
English; Mandarin Chinese
2 1 Night
Visit New York, Adirondack Park (Whiteface Mountain), Keeseville (Ausable Chasm), Lake Champlain (Lake Champlain Boat Tour), Lake George Village (Lake George Minne Ha Ha Cruise), Lake Placid Town, Queensbury (Great Escape and Splash Water Kingdom).
  • Take the Whiteface Mountain Lift to enjoy the view of Lake Placid and be on the top of the mountain
  • Go for the Highfall Gorge to experience the scenic raft adventure through spectacular rock formations
  • Find peace on Lake George and listen to the steam Whistle
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Pricing Policy

  • Buy 2 Get 3rd Free: (1) Cancellation of free-fare passenger must be made at least 7 days before departure. (2) No-show or late cancellation incurs a $85 penalty fee for the reserved bus seat.
  • Child rates: Child rates apply to those who are 0-12 years old. Child above 2 years must take the seat. Customers are welcome to use child safety seats on that have lap and/or shoulder belts/harnesses for the infant under 2 years. Please note that each hotel room can only accommodate up to 4 guests of any age.
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Day 1: New York - Queensbury - Lake George/ New York - Adirondack Park - Lake Placid Town(391 miles)

Itinerary during 6/13 - 9/6, 2020:

Depart from New York in the morning, we will head to visit the Great Escape & Splash Water Kingdom. Then we will go to view the Lake George and take a Minne Ha Ha Cruise at own expense. Afterwards we will go to hotel and rest.

Itinerary during 6/13 - 9/6, 2020:

Today we will depart from New York and visit the Whiteface Mountain and take the Whiteface Mountain Lift. Then we will continue to visit the High Falls Gorge and Lake Placid Olympic Village.

  • 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!
  • Queensbury, NY

    Great Escape and Splash Water Kingdom

    The Great Escape & Splash Water Kingdom in Lake George, New York has over 135 rides, shows, attractions including a free waterpark. New in 2019, you can experience their colossal Hurricane Harbor expansion highlighted by its new attraction, Bucket Blasters. On Bucket Blasters, riders spin around in water barrels equipped with water blasters perfect for a splashing battle.

    Great Escape & Splash Water Kingdom will be replaced by Six Flags Great Escape Lodge & Indoor Water park (Optional, 270 mins) due to closure since the end of August.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $64.99; Child (3-12 yrs) $48.99; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $64.99|Duration: Approx. 4 Hours 30 Minutes

  • Lake George Village, NY

    Lake George is a town in Warren County, New York, United States. It's a beachy village that has plenty of hotel options and lots of fun during the summertime.

    Lake George

    The "Queen of American Lakes" in upstate New York's Adirondack Mountains is an extremely popular destination for tourists from all over. Beautiful views of a pristine lake and a litany of outdoor activities attract people each year.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $14.50; Child (3-12 yrs) $7; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $13.25; Boat Tour Price

    Lake George Minne Ha Ha Cruise

    Take a cruise of lovely Lake George from aboard the Minnehaha, the Lake George Steamboat Company's authentic paddle-wheel boat.

    Minne Ha Ha Cruise will be replaced by Lake Champlain Ferry (Optional, 60 mins) due to closure since 10/13/2020.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $17; Child (3-12 yrs) $8; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $17|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour

    Six Flags Great Escape

    This amusement and water park just outside of the town of Lake George, New York is one of Six Flags' theme parks. it contains more than sixty rides, including six roller coasters and ten water rides.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $59.99; Child (3-12 yrs, under 48 inches) $46.99; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $59.99|Duration: Approx. 4 Hours 30 Minutes

  • Lake Champlain, VT

    Sitting on the border between Vermont and New York, Lake Champlain is a beautiful destination, full of islands, lighthouses, and parks to explore. The sunsets over the wide, expansive area are truly a sight to behold.

    Lake Champlain Boat Tour

    Situated between New York and Vermont, Lake Champlain is a nature-lovers paradise. Book a scenic boat tour or rent a boat of your choice. Enjoy kayaking, canoeing, kite surfing, paddle boarding, and more, while surrounded by the Adirondack's majestic mountain ranges.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $8; Child (6-12 yrs) $3.10; Senior $8|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour

  • Adirondack Park, NY

    This massive park is the largest of its kind in the country, as well as the largest National Historic Site. It encompasses all of upstate New York's Adirondack Mountains as well as some of the surrounding areas.

    Whiteface Mountain

    Whiteface Mountain is the fifth-tallest mountain in New York State and one of the High Peaks of the Adirondacks. Because of its relative isolation from the other High Peaks, it offers unparalleled views of the surrounding area.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $24; Child (3-12 yrs) $18; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $18

    Cloudsplitter Gondola Ride

    Winter or summer, take an air gondola ride to the top of the Whiteface Mountain where breathtaking views of Lake Placid, Lake Champlain, and mountain peaks await. Each gondola seats 8 people. Once there, share a picnic on the observation deck or partake in seasonal events.

    Closed since 10/13/2020.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $24; Child (Under 6 yrs) Free; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $18|Opening Hours: Daily 9:00am - 4:00am, Seasonal Hours|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour

  • Lake Placid Town, NY

    Lake Placid is well known among winter-sports enthusiasts for its skiing, both Alpine and Nordic. It hosted the 1932 and the 1980 Winter Olympics.

    High Falls Gorge

    The High Falls Gorge is located near Lake Placid, New York amidst the Adirondack Mountains. It is the location where the Ausable River spills over the edge of Whiteface Mountain.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $13.50; Child (3-12 yrs) $10.26; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $13.50; exclude tax

    Olympic Center

    The Olympic Center at Lake Placid, New York was the site of the famous 1980 Olympics, best known for the hockey showdown between the United States and Russia in which a scrappy American team dethroned the Russian powerhouse.
Standard Hotel: Americas Best Value Inn Plattsburgh or equivalent

Day 2: Keeseville - Adirondack Park/ Lake George - New York(551 miles)

Itinerary (6/13 - 9/6):

Today we will head to visit the Ausable Chasm, including Trail and Scenic Float tour. Then we will also visit the Whiteface Mountain and take a Whiteface Mountain Lift. Afterwards we will come to the Lake Placid. Then we will visit the Adirondack Park and High Falls Gorge before returning back to New York.

Itinerary (6/13 - 9/6):

We will go to visit the Ausable Chasm, including trail and scenic float tour. Then we will also visit the Lake George and take the Minne Ha Ha Cruise. Return back to New York in the evening.

  • Keeseville, NY

    Keeseville is a hamlet in Clinton and Essex counties, New York, in the United States.It developed along the Ausable River, which provided water power for mills and industrial development.

    Ausable Chasm

    Ausable Chasm, carved into upstate New York's Adirondack Mountains by an eponymous river, is made of 500-foot-thick Potsdam sandstone that is over 500 million years old. At its southern end, it drains into Lake Champlain.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $33; Child (3-12 yrs) $21.70; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $33; Trail only|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes

    Ausable Chasm Boat Tour Package

    On this boat tour, you can get an exclusive, up-close view of the Ausable Chasm. You'll raft between the two cliffs of the Grand Flume and pass stunning rock formations before navigating around Whirlpool Basin.

    Due to attraction closure, the Scenic Float Tour at Ausable Chasm will be cancelled since 10/13/2020.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $33; Child (3-12 yrs) $21.70; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $33; Trail + Scenic Float Tour|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes

  • Adirondack Park, NY

    This massive park is the largest of its kind in the country, as well as the largest National Historic Site. It encompasses all of upstate New York's Adirondack Mountains as well as some of the surrounding areas.

    Whiteface Mountain

    Whiteface Mountain is the fifth-tallest mountain in New York State and one of the High Peaks of the Adirondacks. Because of its relative isolation from the other High Peaks, it offers unparalleled views of the surrounding area.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $24; Child (3-12 yrs) $18; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $18

    Cloudsplitter Gondola Ride

    Winter or summer, take an air gondola ride to the top of the Whiteface Mountain where breathtaking views of Lake Placid, Lake Champlain, and mountain peaks await. Each gondola seats 8 people. Once there, share a picnic on the observation deck or partake in seasonal events.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $24; Child (Under 6 yrs) Free; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $18|Opening Hours: Daily 9:00am - 4:00am, Seasonal Hours|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour

  • Lake Placid Town, NY

    Lake Placid is well known among winter-sports enthusiasts for its skiing, both Alpine and Nordic. It hosted the 1932 and the 1980 Winter Olympics.

    Lake Placid

    This lake and its eponymous town in the Adirondack Mountains of Upstate New York are favorite vacation destinations for people all over New England. From hiking and mountain climbing to fishing and boating, there is never nothing to do!

    High Falls Gorge

    The High Falls Gorge is located near Lake Placid, New York amidst the Adirondack Mountains. It is the location where the Ausable River spills over the edge of Whiteface Mountain.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $13.50; Child (3-12 yrs) $10.26; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $13.50; exclude tax|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour

  • Lake George Village, NY

    Lake George is a town in Warren County, New York, United States. It's a beachy village that has plenty of hotel options and lots of fun during the summertime.

    Lake George

    The "Queen of American Lakes" in upstate New York's Adirondack Mountains is an extremely popular destination for tourists from all over. Beautiful views of a pristine lake and a litany of outdoor activities attract people each year.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $14.50; Child (3-12 yrs) $7; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $13.25; Boat Tour Price

    Lake George Minne Ha Ha Cruise

    Take a cruise of lovely Lake George from aboard the Minnehaha, the Lake George Steamboat Company's authentic paddle-wheel boat.

    Minne Ha Ha Cruise will be replaced by Lake Champlain Ferry (Optional, 60 mins) due to closure since 10/13/2020.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $17; Child (3-12 yrs) $8; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $17|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour

  • Lake Champlain, VT

    Sitting on the border between Vermont and New York, Lake Champlain is a beautiful destination, full of islands, lighthouses, and parks to explore. The sunsets over the wide, expansive area are truly a sight to behold.

    Lake Champlain Boat Tour

    Situated between New York and Vermont, Lake Champlain is a nature-lovers paradise. Book a scenic boat tour or rent a boat of your choice. Enjoy kayaking, canoeing, kite surfing, paddle boarding, and more, while surrounded by the Adirondack's majestic mountain ranges.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $8; Child (6-12 yrs) $3.10; Senior $8|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour

Find Closest Pickup
Location Address Departure Return
Flushing, NY 13330 39th Ave, Flushing, NY 11354 (Asian Jewels Seafood Restaurant- Flushing, NY ) 6:45am 8:30pm
Brooklyn, NY 6102 8th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11220 (HSBC Bank- Brooklyn, NY ) 7:00am 9:00pm
New York, NY 87 Bowery, New York, NY 10002 (Chinatown(Manhattan, NYC)- New York, NY ) 8:00am 7:30pm
Jersey City, NJ 125 Eighteenth St, Jersey City, NJ 07310 (Acme Market- Jersey City, NJ ) 8:15am 7:30pm

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

  • Drop off location will be the same as pick up location (some locations may not have drop off service).
  • The timetable above is subject to change. We reserve the right to make changes to the itinerary without prior notice.

Price Includes

  • 1 night hotel accommodation
  • Transportation via an air-conditioned vehicle
  • Tour guide Level 2: semi-guided tour
  • Taxes

Price Excludes

  • Admission Fees:
    Destination Adult Child Senior
    Adirondack Park
    Cloudsplitter Gondola Ride (Optional) $24 Free (Under 6 yrs) $18 (Over 65 yrs)
    Whiteface Mountain (Optional) $24 $18 (3-12 yrs) $18 (Over 65 yrs)
    Keeseville, NY
    Ausable Chasm (Optional) $33 $21.70 (3-12 yrs) $33 (Over 65 yrs)
    Ausable Chasm Boat Tour Package (Optional) $33 $21.70 (3-12 yrs) $33 (Over 65 yrs)
    Lake Champlain
    Lake Champlain Boat Tour (Optional) $8 $3.10 (6-12 yrs) $8
    Lake George Village, NY
    Lake George (Optional) $14.50 $7 (3-12 yrs) $13.25 (Over 65 yrs)
    Lake George Minne Ha Ha Cruise (Optional) $17 $8 (3-12 yrs) $17 (Over 65 yrs)
    Six Flags Great Escape (Optional) $59.99 $46.99 (3-12 yrs, under 48 inches) $59.99 (Over 65 yrs)
    Lake Placid Town, NY
    High Falls Gorge (Optional) $13.50 $10.26 (3-12 yrs) $13.50 (Over 65 yrs)
    Queensbury
    Great Escape and Splash Water Kingdom (Optional) $64.99 $48.99 (3-12 yrs) $64.99 (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 $10 / 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: $10 x 2 (seats) x 2 (days) = $40.
  • 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

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  • All purchases are subject to re-confirmation within 2-3 business days after booking. Please do not book the airline tickets until you received the confirmation.

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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.

Terms & Condition

  • Booking changes
    A fee may be charged for any revision or alteration made to a reservation after the booking is confirmed. Name changes or corrections may be treated as a cancellation and cancellation fees will apply. A change of tour date or tour itinerary may be treated as a cancellation, and normal cancellation fees will apply. Please be noted that we do not allow departure change 48 hours before departure.
  • Cancellations and Cancellation Fees
    Regardless of reason, cancellations result in costly charges from our travel and hotel providers covering penalties and fees incurred by canceling confirmed and pending bookings. Therefore, cancellation penalties and or fees will apply. The time of cancellation will be determined when notice is received and confirmed by our office. Notice of cancellation must be made directly to TakeTours by email or through webmail at Contact Us .
  • Cancellation penalties per person (request day and departure day are not counted)
    21 days or more prior to departure - 10% of the total purchase amount.
    8-20 days prior to departure - 50% of total purchase amount.
    Within 7 days prior to departure or no show- 100% of the total purchase amount.
    Unused features are non-refundable. No shows forfeit entire payment.
    Trips require a minimum number of participants to avoid cancellation. We reserve the right to cancel a schedule trip to fully refund affected customers although tour companies will make every effort to maintain the normal operation.
    The refund amount will be credited directly to your account. Or the refund can also be forwarded directly to your credit card with a 10% handling fee.
    NOTE: We cannot grant any refunds more than 30 days after completion of the tour.
  • Itinerary Variations
    We constantly strives to improve tour itineraries and features. If such improvements can be made, or unforeseen circumstances beyond our control make changes necessary - we reserve the right to vary itineraries and to substitute hotels. At certain peak periods duplicate departures may operate, and sometimes in reverse order in which case hotels may vary from those stated on the itinerary pages.
  • Tour Cancellation:
    We reserves the right to cancel or re-schedule any tour departure in accordance with operating requirements or circumstances beyond its control. If cancellation is made any time prior to departure* of the tour, TakeTours' only liability will be to refund to the passenger the amount it has received for the tour booking. We will try to re-book the same or similar tour.. Please note that we are not liable for any cancellation penalties incurred on any other travel arrangements including air tickets purchased separately from customers.
    We are not responsible for any other travel arrangements affected due to our cancellations.

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.

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What happens if I choose to not pay for sixflags or the boat cruise? Where will I stay or be allowed to go?
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  • sean

    2019-11-02
  • mai zhang is a very responsible tour guide and guide us perfectly during the entire trip, he remind us on the gather time to make sure everything in order and advise us when we have requests. Thank you mai for everything, also help us take a lot of nice photos. thank you so much.
  • I recommend this tour! 0 0

  • raj

    2019-11-02
  • tourguide mai very friendly, helpful, always prepare and be ready for each attractions. care for each customers, very informative about each attractions and rest area, restaurants.
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  • yiling

    2019-11-02
  • mai, I still want to thank you for your responsible attitude and lot of knowledge. . Thank to your knowleges, I can know more about their stories behind them. Thank you, may god bless with you
  • I recommend this tour! 0 0

  • ruby

    2019-11-02
  • mai zhang is well organized, able to get us the admission tickets at each attractions and hold rooms at efficient pace. he is also flexible and innovative when it comes to reshuffling the itineraries due to the timing issues to enable the coverage of planned itineraries.
  • I recommend this tour! 0 0

  • rada

    2019-11-02
  • both the tour guide and driver had been doing great. I especially and impressed that the tour guide mr mai zhang was able to speak Chinese and English fluently. we had a wonderful trip for the past two days
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