New York, Niagara Falls & Washington DC
Explore the highlights of North America's foundation-stone states, from New York and breathtaking Niagara Falls to historic Philadelphia and Washington DC.
DAY 1: UK - New York.
Fly to New York City where you transfer to your hotel for two nights.
DAY 2: New York City.
The 'Big Apple' is one of the world's most exciting cities, buzzing with atmosphere and packed with fascinating sights and great shops. On today's sightseeing tour, see New York City's major attractions, including Broadway, the Empire State Building, Greenwich Village, bustling Chinatown, City Hall, Wall Street and Trinity Church. This evening choose from the many fine restaurants the city has to offer or enjoy one of the famous Broadway shows.
DAY 3: New York City - Pocono Mountains - Niagara Falls.
We leave Manhattan and head north-west through the renowned Pocono Mountains and the scenic farmlands of upstate New York. Later this afternoon, cross the border at Rainbow Bridge and proceed to the Canadian side of the Niagara River in the province of Ontario.
DAY 4: Niagara Falls.
The power of Mother Nature overwhelms the senses as you marvel at Niagara Falls, one of the world's most incredible natural spectacles. In the morning enjoy an included sightseeing tour that offers spectacular views of the waterfalls from scenic points on the rim of the gorge and from the decks of the sightseeing cruise, where you will experience the thundering columns of water up close. The afternoon is free, so why not visit attractions such as the Butterfly Conservatory, Great Gorge Adventure, Botanical Gardens, Niagara Parks Greenhouse or ride the aerial cable car?
DAY 5: Niagara Falls - Philadelphia.
We head south east, through the Appalachian Mountains and into the Susquehanna River Valley. Then it's on to the handsome city of Philadelphia for an overnight stay.
DAY 6: Philadelphia - Washington DC.
The 'City of Brotherly Love' is also the birthplace of American Independence, and is therefore steeped in history. Our morning orientation tour focuses on the city's historic landmarks. You will have free time in which you may want to visit Independence Hall, see the Liberty Bell and other sites within Independence National Historic Park. Afterwards it's on to the US capital and seat of government, Washington DC.
DAY 7: Washington DC.
A guided sightseeing tour with a local guide includes a visit to the Lincoln Memorial and photo stops at Capitol Hill and the White House. After, visit the Arlington National Cemetery and see the graves of American heroes, including those of John F Kennedy and his brother Robert. Afternoon and evening are at leisure. Why not visit historic Union Station for a great international lunch, followed by fascinating exhibits in the Smithsonian Museum along the National Mall?
DAY 8: Washington DC - UK.
This morning we head to the airport for your flight to the UK, or extend your stay in Washington, New York or with a Bahamas cruise.
DAY 9: Home landing in the UK.
Maximum elevation on this tour is 1,700 ft.
Note: If you wish to extend your holiday in New York, you will journey from Washington to New York by coach on the last day of your tour.
Accommodation on Tour
New York: Excelsior Hotel; Niagara Falls: Baymont Inn & Suites; Philadelphia: Wyndham Philadelphia Historical District Washington DC/Alexandria: Crowne Plaza Old Town Alexandria.
Enjoy the spectacular colours of the north-eastern states and Ontario on the special fall foliage departures from 16 September to 3 October.
These dates are historically the best to see the autumn foliage - weather permitting.
New York, Niagara Falls & Washington DC 9 days
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New York, Niagara Falls & Washington DC
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- Start in Style door-to-door local pick up Flights UK - New York; Washington - UK
- Accommodation on tour in a twin room with private facilities
- Services of a tour director on tour and local representative at other times
- Porterage at hotels on tour only (for one suitcase per person)
- Transfers between the overseas airports and hotels
- All local and airport taxes/service charges
- Single share option no supplement to pay
- New York Manhattan sightseeing
- Niagara Falls Sightseeing cruise
- Washington DC City tour with local guide
- London Heathrow
- Fridays - 2014
- Tuesdays - 2014
- Thursdays - 2014
- Fridays - 2015
14 Mar 2014 to 20 Mar 2015