New York - Washington DC (226 miles)
Departure from New York, we are heading to Washington D.C. The sightseeing tour will begin with White House and Capitol Hill, with the retro style building the front of us. Lincoln Memorialis the next stop, where we can honor the notable president. From Jefferson Memorial, there will be a specular view every April as the Cherry Blossom blooming along the Tidal Basin. Later guests will have the chance to take the D.C. Cherry Blossom Cruise. With a backdrop of full blooming cherry trees on the banks of the Potomac River, you can also see the most iconic landmarks in the area.
Each year, the National Cherry Blossom Festival celebrates spring in Washington, DC. As for this year, the official schedule is March 20 - April 12, 2020. However, the view of the cherry blossom is subject to change due to weather condition. furthermore, reservation is not available for the cherry Cruise based on the busy season in D.C. The cruise tour is subject to change regarding the cruise company's schedule as well as the tourist volume. In case that cruise was not in service, we will go to the renowned Madame Tussaud' President Gallery instead.
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.
National Cherry Blossom Festival
In 1912, Mayor Yukio Ozaki of Tokyo City gave the United States a gift of Japanese cherry trees. Every year since, people have gathered to watch them burst into a magnificent pink and white blooms.
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.
Duration: Approx. 40 Minutes
Capitol Hill refers to the neighborhood around the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. It is one of the city's most densely populated residential areas, housing more than 35,000 residents.
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.
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. It's only available during the Cherry Blossom time.
Duration: Approx. 1 Hour
Potomac River Cruise
The Potomac River runs along Washington, DC, the capital city of the United States of America. Visitors to this famous locale can opt to see many of the area's most historic landmarks and memorials in a unique way.
Admission (Optional): Adult $26; Child (2-12 yrs) $18; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $23|Duration: Approx. 45 Minutes
Madame Tussauds Wax Museum
(Optional if time permits)
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.
Admission (Optional): Adult $23; Child (3-12 yrs) $17; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $23
Standard Hotel: Comfort Inn/Days Inn, MD or similar
Hershey Chocolate World - Adventure Museum - New York (326 miles)
Depart from hotel in the morning for Pennsylvania to visit the largest chocolate brands - Hershey's Chocolate World. Later, we are going to visit Roadside America Museum which is an unforgettable panorama of life in the rural United States. And then we are going to visit the most famous aquarium in New Jersey-Adventure Aquarium. Immerse yourself in the watery world and get ready to experience the life aquatic at the Adventure Aquarium on the Waterfront
Fun, sweetness and adventure await at Hershey's Chocolate World. You'll be greeted by giant Hershey's product characters as you enter this delightful world of food, shops and entertainment devoted to all things chocolate.
Hershey Chocolate World
Explore the many wonders of CHOCOLATE! At Hershey's Chocolate World, a free 10-minute automated ride takes you through the steps of producing chocolate, from picking the cocoa beans to making candy bars.
Roadside America is an indoor miniature village that covers more than 8,000 square feet and has been on display since 1835. This tiny town contains miniature train tracks, more than 10,000 trees, 4,000 people, and 300 buildings.
Admission (Optional): Adult $8; Child (4-11 yrs) $5; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $7
A city in Camden County, New Jersey. Camden is located directly across the Delaware River from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Camden waterfront holds four tourist attractions, the USS New Jersey; the BB&T Pavilion; Campbell's Field; and the Adventure Aquarium.
This massive aquarium is the only aquarium in the world to have hippopotamus and the only in the US with Great Hammerhead sharks. The two-building campus has over 8,500 animals and two million gallons of water.
Admission (Optional): Adult $34.65; Child (2-12 yrs) $26; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $34.65; Tax and Fee excluded