9 days,New York to New York

Sightsee in the Big Apple, meet an Amish community, taste Hershey's chocolate straight from the factory, experience the Great Lakes and powerful Niagara Falls, wander along the Freedom Trail in Boston

From big city bustle in New York to anachronistic Amish communities in rural Pennsylvania, this 9-day trip captures the rollicking history and modern energy of the East Coast. Relive the revolution in Boston, explore the great museums of Washington DC and get soaked on the boat at Niagara Falls. You’ll travel by private van and stay in central hotels so that you’re always in the heart of the action. This trip is compact enough for those short on time but long enough to make some new friends while discovering America’s past.

What's Included

  • Philadelphia visit. Washington DC orientation walk. Amish buggy ride (Lancaster County). Hershey Chocolate factory tour. Niagara Falls visit with 'Maid of the Mist' tour. Finger Lakes visit. Boston orientation walk including the Freedom Trail. New York City orientation walk. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
  • (Allow USD225-250 for meals not included.)
  • Hotels (twin-share with en suite facilities, 8 nts).
  • Air-con private touring van, walking
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout.
  • Small group experience; Max 13, avg 10

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Day 1 New York City

Arrive at any time. Welcome meeting in the evening.

Day 2 Philadelphia/Washington DC

Follow the trail of American history in Philly. Visit Independence National Historic Park and the Liberty Bell. Grab a Philly cheesesteak before continuing to DC.

Day 3 Washington DC

Explore Washington DC's best with an orientation walk. Opt to tour the monuments, museums or Arlington Cemetery.

Day 4 Harrisburg

Heading north, pass through Lancaster County, Pennsylvania and enjoy an included Amish buggy ride followed by an optional meal at a classic Pennsylvania Dutch restaurant. Tour the Hershey's chocolate factory, then head to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania's capital city.

Day 5 Niagara Falls

Feel the power of Niagara Falls aboard the 'Maid of the Mist'.

Day 6 Finger Lakes/Albany

Encounter the beautiful Finger Lakes. Explore the scenic Taughannock Falls area by foot or relax at the lake.

Day 7 Boston

Enjoy an orientation walk of important historic sites along Boston's Freedom Trail and indulge in some classic New England fare.

Day 8 New York City

Orientation walk of some of New York City's highlights close to Times Square.

Day 9 New York City

Depart at any time. We highly recommend booking pre or post-accommodation to enjoy more of the city.

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