Benjamin Franklin Bridge, Philadelphia
Benjamin Franklin Bridge, Philadelphia
Times Square, Central Park & Helicopter Tour over New York City
Times Square, Central Park & Helicopter Tour over New York City
Boat tour of Niagara Falls, Canada
Boat tour of Niagara Falls, Canada
Amish Transportation & Gettysburg Memorial, Pennsylvania
Amish Transportation & Gettysburg Memorial, Pennsylvania
Famous sights of Washington D.C
Famous sights of Washington D.C

Great Eastern Cities

7 nights from €1,649 per person Including Flights

Overview

The Great Eastern Cities tour takes you on a scenic journey to some of the USA’s most notable and inspiring locations, from significant historic settings to breath-taking natural wonders. After a two-night stay in Manhattan, you’ll make your way across Finger Lakes Country to Niagara Falls for incredible views of this notable landmark. From here, you’ll spend time in Amish Country and visit the Gettysburg National Military Park before reaching Washington, D.C. for a sightseeing tour of the nation’s capital. Journey to Philadelphia to witness the site of the Declaration of Independence before returning to New York for the end of your trip.

Highlights

  • Begin your trip with a sightseeing tour of New York City
  • Visit the iconic Niagara Falls via the beautiful Finger Lakes District
  • Spend time in Amish Country followed by a visit to the historic Gettysburg National Military Park
  • Take a comprehensive sightseeing tour of the nation’s capital, Washington, D.C.
  • Witness the key attractions of Philadelphia, including the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall

Itinerary Overview:

Fly into New York 2 nights - Niagara Falls 1 night - Amish Country 1 night - Washington DC 2 nights - Philadelphia 1 night - Fly home from New York

2021 Departures

17 April
01 May
22 May
29 May
19 June
03 July
17 July
07 August
28 August
11 September
25 September

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Day 1

Fly to New York

Arrive in New York and transfer independently to your hotel, then meet with your tour manager. Evening at leisure

Overnight: Fifty NYC - an Affinia Hotel (or similar)

Day 2

New York

Enjoy a city sightseeing tour which will include some of the most famous attractions. The rest of the day is at leisure for you to make the most of the many delights of the city, from its museums and galleries to the Rockefeller Centre, Central Park, and countless cafés and restaurants. Alternatively, you may want to experience in a Manhattan Helicopter Tour (optional).

Overnight: Fifty NYC - an Affinia Hotel (or similar)

Day 3

New York – Finger Lakes – Niagara Falls

Drive across New York State today through the beautiful Finger Lakes Country, towards the Canadian border to reach one of the world’s natural wonders – Niagara Falls. Enjoy a wine tasting session at Watkins Glen, located on the shores of Lake Seneca, before spending the evening at the romantic Niagara Falls.

Overnight: Best Western Cairn Croft Niagara Falls (or similar)

Day 4

Niagara Falls – Amish Country

This morning offers some free time to explore the falls for yourself, perhaps taking a ride on the Hornblower Niagara Cruise (optional) or strolling along Table Rock to see the Horseshoe Falls. There’s an optional trip to Skylon Tower for lunch at the revolving restaurant if you’d like to join, where you’ll dine on delicious food whilst overlooking the incredible surrounding scenery. Leave Niagara and move on to Pennsylvania Dutch Country, also known as Amish Country, where you’ll spend the night.

Overnight: SureStay Collections by Best Western Genetti Hotel (or similar)

Day 5

Amish Country – Gettysburg – Washington D.C.

Journey through the Appalachian Mountains this morning alongside the Susquehanna River – the longest river on the American East Coast. You’ll visit the historic Gettsyburg Civil War National Battleground, the site of the largest battle ever fought on American soil and the setting for President Lincoln’s famous address in 1863. Afterwards, continue on to the nation’s capital of Washington, D.C. where you’ll can choose to part in a memorable evening tour and dinner in Georgetown (optional).

Overnight: Omni Shoreham Hotel Washington DC (or similar)

Day 6

Washington D.C.

Embark on a city tour of Washington, D.C. this morning, including the top highlights of the area such as the Lincoln Memorial, Supreme Court, U.S. Capitol Building and the White House. The rest of the day can be spent exploring some of the museums or perhaps with a stroll along the Potamac River.

Overnight: Omni Shoreham Hotel Washington DC (or similar)

Day 7

Washington D.C. – Philadelphia

Continue your journey to Philadelphia this morning, the ‘City of Brotherly Love’ and the site of the Declaration of Independence. Here you’ll visit the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall on a comprehensive city tour.

Overnight: Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown (or similar)

Day 8

Philadelphia – New York

Your tour ends today on with approximate arrival times at Newark airport of 10.30 and JFK airport of 12.00.

 

  • International flights
  • Internal travel: Air-conditioned coach
  • Hotels as detailed above or similar (7 nights)
  • City tour of New York, Washington, D.C. and Philadelphia; Wine tasting in the Finger Lakes District; Tour of Gettysburg National Military Park
  • Tour manager throughout

What's not included:

  • Airport transfers
  • Optional excursions

Optional Board Upgrades

Great Eastern Cities Breakfast Package (Breakfast+) to pre-book from £150 per person:
7 x Breakfast

Experience More (Optional extras):

  • Manhattan Helicopter - $225pp
  • Empire State Building - $37pp
  • Circle Line 2 Hour Harbor Cruise - $34pp
  • Niagara Falls Boat Ride and Lunch - $69pp
  • Niagara Helicopter Tour (8-10 minute flight) - $144pp
  • Washington DC Evening Tour with Dinner - $65pp
  • City Tavern Dinner Special - $62pp

Rates are approximate prices and can be subject to change and availability

Please note this tour crosses the Canadian border so visas for both USA (ESTA) and Canada (ETA) will be needed

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