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2-Day Washington DC, Philadelphia Tour from New York/New Jersey

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Mon, Wed, Sat (Sep - Dec) & Daily (Apr - Aug)
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New York, NY; Jersey City, NJ; Edison, NJ; Flushing, NY; Brooklyn, NY
Duration:
2 Days 1 Night

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Highlights: Visit Washington, DC (White House, US Capitol, Lincoln Memorial, Newseum, Potomac River Cruise, Washington DC In-Depth tour), Philadelphia (Independence Hall). Inclusions: 1 night hotel accommodation, All domestic ground transportation via air-conditioned vehicle

  • Exclusive INSIDE US Capitol Building Congress walking narrated tour
  • National River Cruise with Pentagon view

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Seat Category Date / Date Range AdultChild
First Four Rows Bus Seats - Surcharge Year round $20$20
4 Departure: Find Closest Pickup
 6:30am 39-10 Main st - Flushing, NY
 6:50am 6002 8th Ave - Brooklyn, NY
 7:45am 183 Canal St - Manhattan, NY
 8:15am Target 100 14th St - Jersey City, NJ
 9:00am 116 Greenwood Ave - Edison, NJ
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great informative tour .Tour guide was was friendly and helpful .the hotel wwas very comfortable . Overall a great time
The entire tour was well organised & right on time for every attraction. The tour guide was informative. Please mind that the guide will first explain everything in Mandarin and then switch to Eng... More>>
Tour guide(Mandy) was amazingly helpful in all possible ways like taking photos for us,finding us wherever we are and explaining about each attraction and very kind to us and at the same time making i... More>>

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    Seat Category Date / Date Range AdultChild
    First Four Rows Bus Seats - Surcharge Year round $20$20
    • Buy 2 Get 3rd Free : Offer applies to 3rd person sharing a room with full paying adult. Cancellation of free-fare passenger must be made at least 7 days before departure. No-show (or late cancellation) of free passenger incurs a $60 penalty fee for the reserved bus seat
    • Child Rate: Children sharing a room with 2 adult passengers pay the same price as a third or fourth adult. Please note that each hotel room can only accommodate up to 4 guests of any age.
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    Day 1

    New York - Washington DC (353 miles)

    We will first visit Philadelphia to see the historical Independence Hall and Liberty Bell. Later, we will take the Double Decker Bus. After lunch, we will visit the Amish Village of Pennsylvania to experience the Amish Culture first hand. Then, we will go to Washington D.C to visit Lincoln Memorial, Korean War Memorial, Vietnam Memorial. We will take Capital Sightseeing Cruise in the afternoon.
    During Mar 18 to April 20, we will see the spectacular Cherry Blossom walking along the bank of Tidal Basin, as well as the exclusive view of the Pentagon.
    • Philadelphia, PA

      One of the most historically significant cities in the United States, Philadelphia was the first capital of the U.S.The City of Brotherly Love draws history buffs and lovers of culture from all corners of the globe!

      Independence Hall

      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.

      Double Decker City Bus Tours

      Experience the unique history and beauty of Philadelphia from the top of a modern double-decker bus. The open-top tours of the city offer the most spectacular views and provide entertaining live commentaries from fully-trained and friendly guides.
    • Washington, DC

      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.

      Washington DC In-Depth tour

      Washington D.C. upgraded In-depth tour includes Inside walking narrated tour at the US Capitol Congress Building. (more details are subject to the itinerary)

      US Capitol

      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.

      Opening Hours: Mon - Sat, Closed on Sundays, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas, New Year (1/1) & President's Inauguration Day

      Potomac River Cruise

      The Potomac River runs alongside the United States' capital city, and visitors who want to more fully experience DC can take boat tours of the area and see monuments in a new and exciting way!

      Admission (Optional): Adult $26; Child $20; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $26|Opening Hours: Mar - Nov, Closed Thanksgiving Day, December 25, January 1.|Duration: Approx. 45 Minutes

    • Lancaster, PA

      Lancaster is a city located in South Central Pennsylvania which serves as the seat of Pennsylvania's Lancaster County and one of the oldest inland towns in the United States. The city's primary industries include healthcare, tourism, public administration, manufacturing, and both professional and semi-professional services.

      The Amish Farm and House

      This authentic Amish farm in Lancaster, PA is more than 300 years old, and an educational experience for the whole family. This 25-acre farm is dedicated to teaching people about the Amish lifestyle in a fun and constructive way.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $29; Child (3-12 yrs) $19; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $28|Opening Hours: Closed Thanksgiving Day, December 25, January 1.|Duration: 45 Minutes to 1 Hour

    Standard Hotel: GOVERNOR HOUSE INN, QUALITY INN, BEST WESTERN or similar
    Day 2

    Washington DC - New York (212 miles)

    The first stop will be the US Capitol. A Walking In-depth tour inside of the Capitol, accompanied by a professional US CONGRESS Tour Guide, who is going to show us inside the Capitol, as well as the Rotunda and the Crypt. Following next will be the White House (Exterior), the principal residence and workplace of the U.S. President. On the way back, we are going to visit Princeton University.
    • Washington, DC

      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.

      White House

      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. 20 Minutes

      Lincoln Memorial

      This Greek-temple-style building houses a massive statue of a massive president. The memorial sees more than six million visitors ever year and was also the location at which Martin Luther King Junior gave his famous "I Have a Dream" speech.

      Duration: Approx. 40 Minutes

      Washington DC In-Depth tour

      Washington D.C. upgraded In-depth tour includes Inside walking narrated tour at the US Capitol Congress Building. (more details are subject to the itinerary)

      Newseum

      This interactive museum details the history of journalism, news, and media. Established in 1997, it is located in a sleek, modern building filled with multiple theaters and exhibits. It is also where Al Jazeera America has its studios.

      Replace Philadelphia Double Decker Bus by Newseum if closed and on Sat & Holiday Departure Schedule ($60/person)

      Opening Hours: Mon - Sat 9:00am - 5:00pm, Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and the New Year's Day, Sun 10:00am - 5:00pm

    • Princeton, NJ

      Princeton is known for the Ivy League Princeton University. The campus includes the Collegiate Gothic–style University Chapel and the broad collection of the Princeton University Art Museum are popular spots to see.

      Princeton Universtiy In-Depth Tour

      On this extensive tour of the lovely campus of Princeton University, your guide will be a currently-enrolled student, who will provide you with insightful information about the day-to-day life of the school's student body.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $15; Child $15; Senior $15

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    • Departure & Return

    Location Address Departure Return
    Flushing, NY map link 39-10 Main st, Flushing, NY 11354 (HSBC Bank - Flushing, NY) 6:30am 7:00pm
    Brooklyn, NY map link 6002 8th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11220 (In front of Eye Solutions - Brooklyn, NY) 6:50am
    New York, NY map link 183 Canal St, New York, NY 10013 7:45am 8:00pm
    Jersey City, NJ map link 100 14th Street, Jersey City, NJ 07310 (Target - Jersey City, NJ) 8:15am 7:00pm
    Edison, NJ map link 116 Greenwood Ave, Edison, NJ 08817 (Coco Asian Cuisine - Edison, NJ) 9:00am 6:30pm

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

    • Brooklyn and Parsippany is for pick-up only, drop off will be at 48 Bowery, NY (Chinatown).
    • Price Includes

    • 1 night hotel accommodation
    • All domestic ground transportation via air-conditioned vehicle
    • Tour guide Level 2: semi-guided tour
    • All taxes included
    • Price Excludes

    • Admission Fees:
      Destination Adult Child Senior
      Lancaster
      The Amish Farm and House (Optional) $29 $19 (3-12 yrs) $28 (Over 65 yrs)
      Princeton
      Princeton Universtiy In-Depth Tour (Optional) $15 $15 $15
      Washington, DC
      Potomac River Cruise (Optional) $26 $20 $26 (Over 65 yrs)
      Washington DC Upgraded In-Depth Tour (Mandatory) $60 $60 $60
      • 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.
    • Mandatory Fee (pay in cash to tour guide):$60/person including Capital In-Depth Tour and Philadelphia Double Decker Bus.
    • Air fares
    • All meals and drinks during the trip, although eating arrangements will be made by your tour guide
    • A mandatory service fee for your tour guide and bus driver (min. $10/day/person)
    • 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

    • CITY PASS: Passengers are NOT allowed to use a CITY PASS to purchase tickets for any of the optional sightseeing attractions visited on this tour.
    • Lodging: Single price is for one person staying in one room. Double, Triple and Quadruple prices are for two people, three people and four people staying in one room respectively. Triple and Quad rooms are based on the existing bedding in a room which is 2 double beds.
    • 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.
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    • 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.
    • 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. 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 web mail at Contact Us .
    • Cancellation penalties per person for tours (Notification day and departure day are not counted)
      15-30 days or more prior to departure -10% of total purchase amount.
      8-14 days prior to departure - 25% of total purchase amount.
      4-7 days prior to departure - 50% of total purchase amount.
      Within 3 days prior to departure - 100% of total purchase amount.
      Day of departure or no show - 100% per person.
      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 efforts to maintain the normal operation.
      There is 6% handling fee add-on to the above penalties.
      NOTE: We cannot grant any refunds more than 30 days after completion of 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.
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      We are not responsible for any other travel arrangements affected due to our cancellations.

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