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3-Day Niagara Falls, Washington DC, Philadelphia Tour from New York/New Jersey Tour Code: 678-7719

The best value tour to Niagara Falls. Visit the yearlong opened attraction -- Cave of the Winds. Visit Niagara Falls, Washington, DC, Philadelphia (Independence Hall, Liberty Bell) in a three day tour for the best value.
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New York, NY; Jersey City, NJ; Edison, NJ; Flushing, NY
English; Mandarin Chinese
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  • Personalize Your Journey: Choose from a variety of optional tours to customize your experience to your interests.
  • Special Offer: Book two optional tours at one destination and get complimentary add-on activities. (See itinerary for details)
  • Dazzling Niagara Falls Night tour: guarantee to see the colorful lights show and fireworks in holidays
  • US side only - Passengers do not need a Canadian visa/passport to join this tour
Price In USD (Price per person based on double occupancy)
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    Single $298
    Double $178
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    Single $319
    Double $202
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    Single $328
    Double $208
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    Single $377
    Double $260
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    Single $388
    Double $268
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  • Buy 2 Get 2 Free details:
    (1) Offer applies to 3 or 4 people sharing one room. Prices are already adjusted. (2) Cancellation of free-fare passenger must be made at least 3 days before departure. (3) No-show (or late cancellation) of free passenger incurs $268 penalty fee for the reserved bus seat. (4) The promotion available for the almost all departure date except holidays or big event period, , also not apply for the hotel upgrade.
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Day 1: New York - Philadelphia - Washington DC (236 miles)

Today, we will visit Philadelphia, where we will see Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell. Afterward we will continue to Washington, DC to optionally join a Washington DC In-depth Tour or Congress Tour.
In Washington DC, you are required to participate in at least one optional in-depth tour: either the "Washington DC In-depth Tour" or the "Congress Tour". If you select both tours, you will receive a complimentary dinner at "Maryland Buffet."
  • Philadelphia, PA

    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 National Historical Park

    Independence National Historical Park
    This National Historical Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania serves as a way of preserving important Revolutionary War sites for future generations. Called "America's most historic square mile," this 55-acre park in the "Old City" district is not to be missed.

    Independence Hall (Outside Visit)

    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.

    Liberty Bell (Outside Visit)

    Liberty Bell
    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.
  • Washington, DC

    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 (Outside Visit)

    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.

    Congress Tour

    Inside visit U.S. Capitol , then outside visit Supreme Court of the United States, The National Archives and the Senate.

    Tour Fee (Optional): Adult $45; Child (Under 12 yrs) $40; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $43|Duration: Approx. 2 Hours 30 Minutes

    US Capitol (Inside Visit)

    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.

    Within the Admission Package - Congress Tour (Optional)

    Library of Congress (Outside Visit)

    Library of Congress
    The Library of Congress is the oldest cultural institution established by federal mandate in the US, divided between three buildings in Capitol Hill and a Virginia campus. It is the largest library in the world.

    Within the Admission Package - Congress Tour (Optional)

    US Supreme Court Building (Outside Visit)

    The Supreme Court is another magnificent addition to Washington's neoclassical buildings. It is home to the country's highest governing judicial body. Visitors may tour the building on their own and also attend court, provided that it is in session.

    Within the Admission Package - Congress Tour (Optional)

    Opening Hours: Mon - Fri 9:00am - 4:30pm

    Washington DC In-Depth tour

    Enter the Jefferson Memorial and Lincoln Memorial Hall. Then climbing to the highest of U.S. Air Force Memorial, which are the best places to get a panoramic view of the Pentagon and the 9/11 memorial. Visit the Korean War Veterans Memorial and Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Exterior view of the White House.

    Tour Fee (Optional): Adult $45; Child (3-12 yrs, service fee) $40; Senior (Over 65 yrs, service fee) $43|Duration: Approx. 3 Hours

    Jefferson Memorial

    Jefferson Memorial
    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. We will stay here for 2 hours during the Cherry Blossom time.

    Within the Admission Package - Washington DC In-Depth tour (Optional)

    Lincoln Memorial

    Lincoln Memorial
    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.

    Within the Admission Package - Washington DC In-Depth tour (Optional)

    Duration: Approx. 40 Minutes

    US Air Force Memorial

    The Air Force Memorial in Arlington pays tribute to the veterans of that particular branch of the US military. Its three spires evoke the image of the contrails of fighter jets as they maneuver in the sky.

    Within the Admission Package - Washington DC In-Depth tour (Optional)

    Opening Hours: Mon - Sun 8:00am - 11:00pm

    The Pentagon (Passing By)

    This building gets its name from the geometric shape that it resembles. It is the headquarters for the United States Department of Defense. Though it looks austere, it is nonetheless impressive given its immense size and design.

    Within the Admission Package - Washington DC In-Depth tour (Optional)

    Opening Hours: Mon - Fri 9:00am - 3:00pm

    *Combo: Congress Tour+Washington DC In-Depth tour

    Special Offer: Take both the "Washington DC In-Depth Tour" and "Congress Tour" to receive a complimentary dinner at "Maryland Buffet, valued at $30.

    Tour Fee (Optional): Adult $90; Child (Under 12 yrs) $80; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $86; Special Offer: A complimentary Dinner at "Maryland Buffet", valued at $30.

Standard Hotel: Comfort Inn, Holiday Inn or equivalent

Day 2: Washington DC - Watkins Glen - Niagara Fall (429 miles)

Today we will go to visit the Watkins Glen (*subject to time, traffic, and weather conditions). After that, we'll drive to Buffalo, where you can opt for a Buffalo in-depth Tour, and then proceed to Niagara Falls for the opportunity to take the Dazzling Niagara Falls Tour.
In Niagara Falls, you are required to participate in at least one optional tour, either "Touching Niagara Falls" or "Dazzling Niagara Falls Tour". If you select both optional tours, you will receive a complimentary "Buffalo In-Depth Tour".
  • Watkins Glen, NY

    Watkins Glen, NY
    Watkins Glen is a village in Schuyler County, New York. This is the birthplace of the Watkins Glen International, one of the premier automobile road racing tracks in the United States. Sitting on the south shore of Seneca Lake, it is also famous for its beautiful natural sceneries.

    Watkins Glen State Park

    "Watkins Glen State Park is the most famous of the Finger Lakes State Parks, with a reputation for leaving visitors spellbound," boasts the State Parks web site, and it is easy to see why people love this beautiful landscape.

    Because the canyons are all rocks and waterfalls, will be closed on rainy days and winters, and opened to the public from May to October every year. Besides that, due to the long distance to the Niagara Fall, the driver's driving time is restricted by law every day. If the traffic jams and weather of the day are not allowed, for security reasons, the company reserves the right to change or cancel the attraction

    Admission (Optional): Adult $22; Child (3-12 yrs) $15; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $20; Watkins Glen State Park + Finger lakes (passby)|Opening Hours: May - Oct|Duration: Approx. 45 Minutes

  • Buffalo, NY

    Buffalo, NY
    The state's second largest city, Buffalo, looms up in a cluster of Art Deco spires and glass-box skyscrapers - Manhattan in miniature on Lake Erie.

    Buffalo in-depth Tour

    We will experience and learn more about this once-great fallen empire, stop at the Navy Park and see the Fletcher-class Destroyer that served in World War II, then climb to the Lake Erie observation deck with a clear view.

    Tour Fee (Optional): Adult $45; Child (Under 12 yrs) $40; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $43|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 10 Minutes

    Buffalo and Erie County Naval & Military Park

    The Buffalo and Erie County Naval & Military Park, formerly known as The Buffalo Naval and Servicemen's Park, is a museum on the shore of Lake Erie in Buffalo, New York.

    Within the Admission Package - Buffalo in-depth Tour (Optional)

    Opening Hours: Daily 10:00am - 4:00pm, Open daily March 26 to October 31; Closed Decembet to March 25

  • 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.

    Dazzling Niagara Falls Tour

    Take the elevator through the Wind Cave to the foot of the waterfall. Step on the observation platform of Terrapin Point of Goat Island, and Luna Island, touch the water in the nearest distance. Experience the colorful night view of the three major waterfalls Horseshoe Falls, Bridal Veil Falls, and American Falls, as well as the magnificent nature.

    Tour Fee (Optional): Adult $75; Child (Under 12 yrs) $70; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $73|Duration: Approx. 4 Hours

    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. It is open year around depending on weather conditions.

    Within the Admission Package - Dazzling Niagara Falls Tour (Optional)

    Niagara Falls Night Tour

    On this relaxing night tour, you will get to see the majesty of Niagara Falls from nearby Goat Island as the roaring waters are brilliantly illuminated against the night sky.

    Within the Admission Package - Dazzling Niagara Falls Tour (Optional)

Standard Hotel: Holiday Inn or similar / Niagara Inn with walking distance to the Falls

Day 3: Niagara Falls - New York (408 miles)

Touching Niagara Fall by see the Niagara Falls IMAX movie(winter) or take the Maid of Mist (summer) and along Niagara wooden walkway. In the evening, we will return New York.
Find Closest Pickup
Location Address Departure Return
Flushing, NY 135-20 39th Ave, Flushing, NY 11354 (In front of the Sheraton hotel - Flushing, NY) 6:30am 9:30pm
New York, NY 321 W 42nd St, New York, NY 10036 (Fuji - New York, NY) 7:00am 8:30pm
Jersey City, NJ 619 Marin Blvd, Jersey City, NJ 07302 (Behind Pier 1 Imports - Jersey City, NJ) 7:30am 8:00pm
Edison, NJ 4701 Stelton Rd, South Plainfield, NJ (Holiday Inn South Plainfield - South Plainfield, NJ) 8:15am
Remark:Pick up only.

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

  • Return Flight Arrangement: please schedule flights to depart from New York or New Jersey after 23:00 pm. We do not take any responsibility for bus delay or flight changes.

Price Includes

  • 2 nights hotel accommodation
  • Transportation via air conditioned motor coach; or via 7-Seat/15-Seat minibus, subject to guest numbers
  • Tour guide Level 2: semi-guided tour
  • All taxes

Price Excludes

Destination Adult Child Senior
Buffalo, NY
Buffalo in-depth Tour (Optional) $45 $40 (Under 12 yrs) $43 (Over 65 yrs)
Niagara Falls, NY
*Combo: Dazzling Niagara Falls Tour+Touching Niagara Fall (Optional)
Special Offer: A complimentary Buffalo In-depth Tour, valued at $45.
$150 $140 (Under 12 yrs) $146 (Over 65 yrs)
Dazzling Niagara Falls Tour (Optional) $75 $70 (Under 12 yrs) $73 (Over 65 yrs)
Touching Niagara Fall Tour (Optional)
IMAX movie/ Maid of Mist + Whirlpool State Park + Niagara Power Vista + Observation Deck, additional $10 for Canada side Niagara Park Permit
$75 $70 (3-12 yrs) $73 (Over 65 yrs)
Washington, DC
*Combo: Congress Tour+Washington DC In-Depth tour (Optional)
Special Offer: A complimentary Dinner at "Maryland Buffet", valued at $30.
$90 $80 (Under 12 yrs) $86 (Over 65 yrs)
Congress Tour (Optional) $45 $40 (Under 12 yrs) $43 (Over 65 yrs)
Washington DC In-Depth tour (Optional) $45 $40 (3-12 yrs, service fee) $43 (Over 65 yrs, service fee)
Watkins Glen, NY
Watkins Glen State Park (Optional)
Watkins Glen State Park + Finger lakes (passby)
$22 $15 (3-12 yrs) $20 (Over 65 yrs)
  • The tour fee only includes basic transportation and accommodation. To enhance your travel experience, this tour also requires mandatory basic sightseeing activities. Please coordinate with the tour guide during the trip to select your preferred activities.
  • To join optional activities, please pay the tour guide via cash, Venmo, Zelle, or PayPal. Credit card payments may incur a 3% to 6% fee. Personal ticket purchases or City Passes are not allowed; the tour guide will arrange group tickets.
  • *Combo There are combo activities in most cities, guests are required to select at least one from each combo activities. lf both activities are chosen, a complimentary attraction fee or meal or other tour will be offered as a gift.
  • All meals and drinks during the trip are not included in the tour price. The tour guide will make eating arrangements.
  • Mandatory service fees for your tour guide and bus driver (minimum $12.00 per day per person, children and infants are charged as adults)
  • Any private expenses

Additional Note

  • Wheelchair: Due to different bus models, we may not be able to accommodate participants using wheelchairs. Therefore, we regret that we cannot accept wheelchair users to join our tour.
  • Pets: Pets will not be transported.


  • Immediately after submitting your reservation you will receive a receipt of booking by email. Within one hour of submitting your reservation, you will receive a confirmation email confirming the booking status. This tour is 100% guaranteed departure. Restrictions apply; due to weather conditions, State Emergencies, Airport Closures or anything beyond the control of the tour operator the guarantee will not apply.


  • You will receive an confirmation email (e-ticket) after your order is received. Complete operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, is included on e-ticket. You must print the e-tickets and take them along on your trip; they are your proof of purchase.

Terms & Condition

    Tour operator suggests each passenger books tours at least one day before the departure date. Yet, this product is available last minute booking as long as there is an inventory on the page. The seats will not be assigned until the reservation has been made. The passenger may require to provide name, phone number, and address and specify the designated tour and date of travel.
    All seats are pre-assigned that based on a first come first serve basis after the reservation. For special needs, customers could add the first rows option before check-out. The additional price might be applied.
    Each passenger must carry a valid travel document. (Valid visa for countries needed) (E.g. Green Card, Passport, Re-Entry Permit, and etc.) Tour operator is not responsible for lost or stolen personal items.
    All cancellations or changes of date must comply 72 hours before departure. The full refund will be credited directly to your TakeTours wallet as credits for future use. The refund can also be forwarded directly to your credit card with a 6% handling fee.
    All passengers must arrive 30 minutes before departure time. All passengers must show a photo ID and boarding pass or tickets for boarding; absolutely no boarding without tickets. Departure time and boarding location will be confirmed after the reservation is made.
    The tour operator is not responsible for any loss of or damage to personal items, or personal injury that may occur on or during the tour. It is optional that passengers to buy travel insurance.
    (1) Tour operator reserves the right to substitute hotels and alter the itinerary, withdraw any tour and make any desirable alteration for the convenience of the operation of the tour.
    (2) Tour operator reserves the right to alter the tour program and itinerary order may be different than displayed online, the tour guide will arrange it accordingly depending on the traffic, hotel arrangement, and attractions opening time, etc.
    (3) Tour operator reserves the right to cancel the tour prior to departure for any reason. By accepting our policy, the passenger must agree that the tour operator shall hold no responsibilities in itinerary alterations, delays or cancellation strikes, sickness, theft, loss, accidents, weather, bus issues or any other causes.
    (4) Each group requires a minimum of 10 passengers to operate a departure. The tour operator reserves the right to cancel a departure due to not meeting this basic requirement. Liability for such cancellation is limited to a full refund of the money received by us, and this will constitute full settlement with Tour Department.
    (5) Tour operator reserves the right to decline to accept or retain any tour member for any reason before or during the tour.
    (6) All prices are subject to change without prior notice.
    (7) All itineraries are subject to change without notice.
    (8) All passengers must obtain a valid passport and all entry/exit visa as required by immigration regulation.
    (9) If the passenger has any special request to leave the tour in a certain place during the tour, it is their responsibility to notify tour operator in advance to confirm upon booking the tour.
    (10) Passenger must be self-reliant; those who require assistance must be accompanied by a friend or relative. Tour operator is NOT able to provide individual assistance for any passenger.
    (11) 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 lifeguard on premises swim at your own risk.
    (12) Passenger(s) are responsible for his or her belonging(s). Tour operator will NOT longer provide services to track or trace any personal item(s).

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Somos un grupo de 5 personas (3 adultos y 2 menores), habra la posibilidad de acomodarnos todos en un solo cuarto durante el tour. Gracias
by Maria on 2022-11-02
Querido cliente, Oolo se permiten 4 personas en una habitación. Gracias
by Taketours on 2022-11-02
Estoy interesada en el tour saliendo de New york, pero necesito saber que dias regresamos a New York para coordinar pasaje ya que soy de Miami, Fecha noviembre 11, 2022 salida y si me pueden recomendar un hotel en New york ya que viajo el 10 de Noviembre y me quedaria una noche antes de la salida. Tiene un nuemero de telefono donde pueda hablar con un represenate?
by Vicmarie on 2022-10-13
Estimado cliente, Si este tour tiene un dia de salida el dia 11 de Noviembre y el ultimo dia de tour que regresan a New York seria el dia 13 de Noviembre. Usted puede ver que hoteles estan disponibles en nuestra pagina cuando este haciendo su reserva. Y nos puede llamar a +1-617-500-7002 Regards, Customer Support Team
by Taketours on 2022-10-14
Buenos dias. Existen tours con guia en español? para octubre 2021 Si vamos en familia : 2 Adultos y dos niños de 11 y 13 años existe algun descuento?
by Eduardo Alvarado on 2021-08-21
Estimado cliente, Desafortunadamente, no ofrecemos un guía turístico que hable español para este tour. Este tour ofrece compre 2 y obtenga 2 con descuento.
by Taketours on 2021-08-24
hi, I wanna go eith my parents. but I have a question about the drop off. Cause my flights leaves sunday at midnight. What time are we back in New York.. I dont quit get the itinerary
by Milenny Dos Sant on 2021-08-10
You will arrive in New York around 8:30pm, depending on the traffic.
by Taketours on 2021-08-12
Puedo tomar el bus en Washington,yo solo quiero ir a las cataratas gracias
by Carol Zúñiga on 2021-07-24
Estimado Cliente, Lo sentimos pero no los tours ya son arreglados y no tendriamos una parada para recojer personas en Washington. Podria revisar este otro tour que podria interesarle: https://www.taketours.com/washington-dc/3-day-watkins-glen-corning-niagara-falls-tour-from-washington-dc-555-5252.html Regards, Customer Support Team
by Taketours on 2021-07-24
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  • Varghese

  • It was an awesome trip. I never expected such wonderful accommodations. Mark, the tour guide, was exceptionally helpful. It is worth the money I paid. I would love to choose this company for any future tour program. I would recommend anyone for this.
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  • We had nice tour- 3 day trip. Niagra falls outstanding evening with fireworks, light show and boat ride. In depth tour of Washington D. C with entry into congress building. Our Tour guide was Paul was very helpful and explained everything well.
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  • Wow ! It was super excited journey. We enjoyed a lot and felt little tired but it was worth the experience. Niagara Falls night view and fireworks experience was memorable. Cave of winds & maid of mist boat ride was too much fun. Our tour guide Jenny has really well managed the tour thoroughout the journey. We appreciate her help , support and guidance. My parents loved it. Thank you again and would recommend the tour.
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  • Judy, the tour guide has performed her tasks above excellent. She was able to implement the tour schedule efficiently and disciplined other passengers not following the rules with compassion. She’s highly recommendable for others to avail of her diligence and expertise. She deserves the highest honor no one can dispute. Judy, keep it up the awesome work. Congrats!!! We Hope to see Judy in our next tour. Group 10 From California
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  • Aanosh

  • Highly recommend this tour. Ask for Jeremiah as your tour guide if possible. He's funny, considerate, informative and most of all very kind to his group. The itinerary was pretty good too, not a minute wasted (literally speaking). Would've preferred a more comfortable bus though.
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Day 3: Niagara Falls - New York (408 miles)

Touching Niagara Fall by see the Niagara Falls IMAX movie(winter) or take the Maid of Mist (summer) and along Niagara wooden walkway. In the evening, we will return New York.

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