Add Niagara Falls after New York City (see itinerary for details)
Day 1: Arrive New York City by lunchtime. Your first afternoon features a guided tour of New York’s famous places. From Battery Park to Wall Street, Little Italy to Chinatown, into the Theater District, Rockefeller Center, Central Park and more. You’ll see the sights that appear in Movies and televsion and you’ll get a very nice overview of the City. Dinner will be at a theme restaurant in Times Square. Your hotel is in the New Jersey suburbs and you enjoy a nice two night stay. First class lodging.
Day 2: Today begins on the first Ferry to the Statue of Liberty. You will also have time to visit Ellis Island. Free Afternoon for Shopping or optional sightseeing. Dinner at a wonderful theme restaurant, then this evening you visit the Empire State Building Observatory.
Many of our groups add a third full day in New York and include a Broadway Show. Let us know what you want.
Day 3: Morning and afternoon travel drives you across Pennsylvania and Maryland into Washington, DC. Dinner here will be a lovely restaurant overlooking the Potomac River. Two Nights First Class Lodging.
Day 4: The morning is filled with a narrated tour of Washington, DC. You will see all the famous sights surrounding the National Mall including the White House, U.S. Capitol, various building of Government, Museums and Monuments. The afternoon is free to visit the Museum’s of the Smithsonian Institute. Choose the one(s) that interest you the most. Air & Space, Natural History, American History, or The National Gallery of Art.
Your dinner this evening is at another exciting local restaurant. Afterwards you enjoy an evening sightseeing tour of the famous monuments. This tour will give you a chance to see the Monuments up close. Enjoy the Lincoln, Jefferson, Vietnam, WWI and Korean Memorials to name a few.
Day 5 –Morning transfer to a Washington Airport and fly to Orlando, FL for a two night stay. You will have time to relax and refresh before the evening’s activities. This evening enjoy shopping, entertainment galore and dinner on your own in Downtown Disney. Divided into 3 sections—Downtown Disney West Side, Downtown Disney Marketplace and Pleasure Island—Downtown Disney area is an ever-changing destination committed to keeping the experiences exciting and new. Choose from dining with dinosaurs to a Disney shopping extravaganza to catching incredible live music and shows!
Day 6 – After breakfast, discover Disney World with your two-day admission ticket to your choice of Disney World’s Theme Parks. Choose The Magic Kingdom, EPCOT Center, Disney’s Animal Kingdom, or Disney Hollywood Studios. Lunch and dinner are at your leisure in Disney World.
Day 7 – On this second full day in Disney you will have a chance to visit another of Disney World’s wonderful park. As a rule of thumb it takes a full day to see just one.
Day 8 – Depart for home.
Niagara Falls Two Day Add-on (insert after New York City) :
Day 1 – Leaving New York City you motor across the State to Niagara Falls. Groups with Passports and Visas will lodge on the Canadian Side of the border, all other groups will stay in New York.
You have two nights first class lodging here. This evening’s dinner will be from a restaurant with a scenic view of the Falls. Then you will visit an observation point for photographs and to see the Falls illuminated at nights.
Day 2 – You begin the day on the Maid of the Mist Boat available from either side of the border this boat will take you up close to the Falls where you will feel the spray and hear the thunder. Your next sight will be either the Journey Behind the Falls or Cave of the Winds depending on which side of the border. Both will give you another unique and exciting perspective of the power behind this scenic wonder. Free Afternoon for sightseeing or shopping. We are also happy to customize this tour and add any other attractions you wish. Dinner tonight will be a popular local restaurant
Day 3 – This day is the same as Day 3 above, you drive into Washington DC from Niagara Falls instead of New York.