Great Eastern Cities Escorted Tour
Included on your escorted tour
All travel by air conditioned luxury coach
Services of a Tour Director
Accommodation in a twin bedded room with private facilities
Admissions as shown in the itinerary
State and Local Taxes
Porterage (1 bag)
Day 1 of Land Tour – New York City
Day 2 of Land Tour – New York City
This morning enjoy a city tour of New York which includes some of the most famous sights of Manhattan. Catch glimpses of the famous skyline as you absorb the bustle and energy of the Big Apple. The rest of today is at leisure.
Day 3 of Land Tour – New York – Finger Lakes – Niagara Falls
Today, drive across New York state through the Finger Lakes Country and towards the Canadian border, arriving at one of the world’s natural wonders, breath taking Niagara Falls. Indulge in a spot of wine-tasting at Watkins Glen, on the shores of Lake Seneca, named for the Seneca Indian Nation. Spend the evening at the romantic Niagara Falls.
Day 4 of Land Tour – Niagara Falls – Amish Country
This morning you will have time to explore the Falls. Perhaps take a ride aboard the Maid of the Mist and a lunch overlooking the falls (optional), or stroll along Table Rock to view the thundering waters of the Horseshoe Falls. Depart Niagara and travel into Pennsylvania Dutch country, also known as Amish Country, for your overnight stay.
Day 5 of Land Tour – Washington D.C
This morning travel through the Appalachian Mountains along the picturesque Susquehanna River, the longest river on the American East Coast. Visit the historic Gettysburg Civil War National Battleground, site of the largest battle ever fought on American soil and the location where President Lincoln gave his famous address in 1863. From here, you will arrive in the nation’s capital, Washington, D.C., where you may enjoy a memorable evening tour and dinner (optional).
Day 6 of Land Tour – Washington D.C
Enjoy a city tour with such highlights as the U.S. Capitol Building, Supreme Court, Library of Congress, F.B.I. Building, Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, White House and Arlington National Cemetery. Spend the remainder of the day exploring some of the many museums comprising the Smithsonian Institute on the National Mall.
Day 7 of Land Tour – Washington D.C – Philadelphia
This morning, continue to Philadelphia, the “City of Brotherly Love” and the birthplace of America. This is where the Declaration of Independence was adopted on July 4, 1776. Here you will see Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell on a comprehensive city tour. Join us this evening for an optional dinner at one of Philadelphia’s most famous venues for the local delicacy of Philly Cheese Steak.
Day 8 of Land Tour – Philadelphia – New York
Return to New York City this morning for your return to the UK or you may wish to extend your stay before embarkation to your cruise. Our sales agents can discuss any choices with you.