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New York Getaway: 4-Day Niagara Falls, Washington DC, Philadelphia & Amish Country

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About this experience

✔ Safety measures apply
✔ Live tour guide
✔ No booking fees

TOUR DURATION: 4 days (3 nights)
STARTING TIME: 6.30 am
MEETING POINT: Outside Port Authority side entrance - 330W 42nd (btw. 8th & 9th Ave.) New York
LANGUAGE/S: English (other languages available on request)
MOBILE TICKETING: Use your phone or print your ticket
OPENING SEASONS: Year-round (every Monday)
WHO CAN COME: New York getaway is suitable for everyone. Wheelchair and stroller accessible

Overview

Your New York getaway tour is a perfect way to discover a lengthy list of American attractions on a 4-day tour. This itinerary lets you experience nature, culture, and monuments in a short portion of time. Benefit from pre-arranged 3-star hotels accommodation with complimentary breakfast. Enjoy comfortable and private end-to-end transportation, including a buggy ride through Amish country.

◾ Marvel at the magnificent Niagara Falls and experience the power aboard the Maid of the Mist (May-October)
◾ Visit Philadelphia’s most iconic landmarks including the famous Liberty Bell, Constitution Square and Congress Hall
◾ Take a historic city tour of Washington D.C and see the Thomas Jefferson Memorial, the Arlington National Cemetery, the changing of the guard, and the Kennedy family gravesite

About this experience

✔ Safety measures apply


✔ Live tour guide

✔ No booking fees



TOUR DURATION: 4 days (3 nights)

STARTING TIME: 6.30 am

MEETING POINT: Outside Port Authority side entrance - 330W 42nd (btw. 8th & 9th Ave.) New York

LANGUAGE/S: English (other languages available on request)

MOBILE TICKETING: Use your phone or print your ticket

OPENING SEASONS: Year-round (every Monday)

WHO CAN COME: New York getaway is suitable for everyone. Wheelchair and stroller accessible

Description - What to expect

New York Getaway Itinerary



◾ Day 1: NEW YORK – FINGER LAKES – NIAGARA FALLS

Depart from the Big Apple heading north where we will pass the beautiful Delaware Water Gap to Watkins Glen State Park in the heart of the Finger Lakes region. Walk through Watkins Glen Canyon to visit the beautiful waterfalls and then continue to Niagara Falls passing Seneca Lake, arriving in the late afternoon (winter itinerary goes to Montour Falls instead of Watkins Glen State Park). Tour the US side of Niagara including the American Falls, Goat Island, and Luna Island. At night enjoy Niagara Falls and appreciate the colorful lighting of the waters.
Overnight: US - Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham/Comfort Inn the Pointe. Canada - Ramada by Wyndham



Day 2: NIAGARA FALLS – NEW JERSEY

Leaving the hotel, hear the thundering water of Niagara Falls. See the magnificent Horse Shoe Falls up close and experience the power aboard the Maid of the Mist (May-October). During winter until April when the Maid of the Mist is closed we tour the Power Vista Hydroelectric Station, along with a visit to the Cave of the winds. At noon, depart south to New York State. On the way to New York, enjoy a shopping excursion at one of the large outlet malls along the way, find your own bargain with brand name stores for less.
Evening arrival to our hotel in New Jersey – La Quinta Inn & Suites, Clifton, NJ



Day 3: NEW JERSEY – PHILADELPHIA – WASHINGTON DC

Depart from New Jersey to Pennsylvania and to the city of brotherly love Philadelphia. Arriving in the historic area of Philadelphia visit the famous Liberty Bell, one of the symbols of freedom in America, Constitution Square and Congress Hall. Stroll Elfreth’s alley the oldest continuously inhabited street in America. Continue on a panoramic tour of Philadelphia that includes the financial district, Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Historic Philadelphia and more.



Departing Philadelphia see the famous “Rocky Steps”, then continue north to Lancaster county home of the Amish people. Ride on an authentic Amish Buggy through the Amish farm country and learn how they live without the benefit of modern technology, no electricity, running water, telephone service, or appliances. After the ride, visit the Amish marketplace where you can shop for handmade arts crafts and products. Then depart for DC where will have our overnight at Fairfield Inn & Suites Alexandria.



Day 4: WASHINGTON DC – NEW YORK

Start the day with a visit to the Thomas Jefferson Memorial, by the Tidal Basin, surrounded by famous Japanese cherry blossom trees. Visit the Arlington National Cemetery, the changing of the guard, and the Kennedy family gravesite. The next stop is Capitol Hill. See the US Capitol and the White House to understand the core of the US government. Continue to the Air and Space Museum before visiting the Lincoln, Martin Luther King, Korea, and Vietnam Memorials. In the late afternoon, depart north for an evening arrival in New York.

Free Cancellation

Free cancellation is available for this New York getaway up to 7 days before the start of the trip

What's included, what's not

✔ 3 nights hotel including tax and Continental Breakfast
✔ Air-conditioned Bus or Minivan
✔ Professional tour guide
✔ Sightseeing in Niagara Falls, Philadelphia and Washington DC and Amish Country
✔ Admission to the Maid of the Mist (Summer) or Power Vista (Winter)
✔ Amish Buggy Ride
✔ Entrance to Arlington National cemetery (U.S. ID or Passport required)

Prepare for the experience

PLEASE NOTE: THERE ARE MULTIPLE REQUIREMENTS FOR THOSE WHO WISH TO CROSS TO CANADA PLEASE READ THIS SECTION CAREFULLY

Required documents PRIOR to tour departure:

Valid US passport or valid Passport + visa
Proof of FULL covid vaccination minimum of 14 days prior to the departure date
Negative PCR test results – test must have been taken WITHIN 72 HOURS OF ARRIVAL TO THE CANADIAN BORDER. (Tests will be checked at the Canadian border, any travelers whose results “expire” prior to arrival at the border will be denied entry to Canada by Canadian border officials)
For planning purposes please anticipate an 8.00 pm border crossing time and ensure that your test will be valid for that time on your date of departure.
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Upon arrival to your tour in New York City, the tour escort will verify that all necessary paperwork for the Canadian border crossing is valid and within compliance. Anyone who is not in compliance prior to tour departure will enjoy the American side itinerary, no changes can be made once the tour has departed.

PCR tests that arrive AFTER TOUR DEPARTURE will not be accepted and will not change the individual travelers itinerary for the tour.

Health and safety

✔ Provider complies with local legislation and applicable health recommendations with regard to Covid-19 prevention measures

Description - What to expect

New York Getaway Itinerary

◾ Day 1: NEW YORK – FINGER LAKES – NIAGARA FALLS
Depart from the Big Apple heading north where we will pass the beautiful Delaware Water Gap to Watkins Glen State Park in the heart of the Finger Lakes region. Walk through Watkins Glen Canyon to visit the beautiful waterfalls and then continue to Niagara Falls passing Seneca Lake, arriving in the late afternoon (winter itinerary goes to Montour Falls instead of Watkins Glen State Park). Tour the US side of Niagara including the American Falls, Goat Island, and Luna Island. At night enjoy Niagara Falls and appreciate the colorful lighting of the waters.
Overnight: US - Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham/Comfort Inn the Pointe. Canada - Ramada by Wyndham

Day 2: NIAGARA FALLS – NEW JERSEY
Leaving the hotel, hear the thundering water of Niagara Falls. See the magnificent Horse Shoe Falls up close and experience the power aboard the Maid of the Mist (May-October). During winter until April when the Maid of the Mist is closed we tour the Power Vista Hydroelectric Station, along with a visit to the Cave of the winds. At noon, depart south to New York State. On the way to New York, enjoy a shopping excursion at one of the large outlet malls along the way, find your own bargain with brand name stores for less.
Evening arrival to our hotel in New Jersey – La Quinta Inn & Suites, Clifton, NJ

Day 3: NEW JERSEY – PHILADELPHIA – WASHINGTON DC
Depart from New Jersey to Pennsylvania and to the city of brotherly love Philadelphia. Arriving in the historic area of Philadelphia visit the famous Liberty Bell, one of the symbols of freedom in America, Constitution Square and Congress Hall. Stroll Elfreth’s alley the oldest continuously inhabited street in America. Continue on a panoramic tour of Philadelphia that includes the financial district, Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Historic Philadelphia and more.

Departing Philadelphia see the famous “Rocky Steps”, then continue north to Lancaster county home of the Amish people. Ride on an authentic Amish Buggy through the Amish farm country and learn how they live without the benefit of modern technology, no electricity, running water, telephone service, or appliances. After the ride, visit the Amish marketplace where you can shop for handmade arts crafts and products. Then depart for DC where will have our overnight at Fairfield Inn & Suites Alexandria.

Day 4: WASHINGTON DC – NEW YORK
Start the day with a visit to the Thomas Jefferson Memorial, by the Tidal Basin, surrounded by famous Japanese cherry blossom trees. Visit the Arlington National Cemetery, the changing of the guard, and the Kennedy family gravesite. The next stop is Capitol Hill. See the US Capitol and the White House to understand the core of the US government. Continue to the Air and Space Museum before visiting the Lincoln, Martin Luther King, Korea, and Vietnam Memorials. In the late afternoon, depart north for an evening arrival in New York.