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Overview

A memorable excursion from sophisticated Manhattan and cultural Boston to cosmopolitan Montreal and inspiring national monuments in D.C.

Detailed Itinerary

Arrive in New York City and transfer independently to your hotel where you will meet with your Tour Director in the evening.

Depart NYC for historic New England. Travel along the Long Island Sound to historic Boston, MA. Enjoy a walking tour along the Freedom Trail which begins at the Boston Common and winds beside the State House, King’s Chapel, the Old South Meeting House, the Boston Massacre site and the fronts of many taverns and pubs where America’s “Founding Fathers” toasted freedom. Walk the cobblestone streets of Beacon Hill steeped in history which contains one of the city’s most beautiful neighborhoods.

This morning travel through the rural New England states of New Hampshire and Vermont on your way to Canada. You will pass through small picturesque villages and the White Mountains, particularly beautiful during the fall foliage. You’ll cross the international border to enter the Canadian province of Québec. Perhaps visit an authentic maple farm and this evening, take the opportunity to sample some of the celebrated French Canadian cuisine (optional).

Begin the day with a tour of Québec City, the French capital of the province and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Highlights include the Québec Provincial Parliament Building and the Citadelle. Then enjoy a walking tour of the walled city, where you will see the Chateau de Frontenac, as well as unparalleled views of the Saint Lawrence River. Then you may want to enjoy a delicious pastry, baguette or candy treat or if time allows, may we suggest a visit to Rue du Tresor before departing to Montréal. Upon arrival, go on a tour of Old Montréal, the area known as the “Vieux Port,” with stops at Place Jacques Cartier & Notre Dame Basilica.

Depart Montréal for the capital of Canada, Ottawa. This vibrant city of parks and flowers boasts one of the most impressive parliament buildings in the world. In the afternoon, continue along the 1,000 Islands Parkway to the largest English-speaking city in Canada, Toronto, located on the shore of Lake Ontario. Join an optional excursion on the St. Lawrence River which explores the magnificent scenery on a relaxing cruise.

Begin the day with a drive through Toronto’s impressive collection of modern skyscrapers, most notably, the CN Tower, one of the world’s tallest free-standing structure (1,815 ft./553 m). Do you dare to stand on the glass floor located more than 300 meters above Toronto (optional)? Continue along Lake Ontario, crossing the Well and Canal, before arriving at Niagara Falls, where you will be amazed at this natural wonder. Stroll along Table Rock, see the unique Floral Clock and view the thundering water of the Horseshoe Falls. Perhaps take an optional tour on the renowned Horn blower Cruises at the base of the Falls.

Today ride through the rolling farmland of upstate New York, known as the Finger Lakes Region, and enter the Keystone State of Pennsylvania. This afternoon, visit the historic Gettysburg Civil War National Battleground, site of the largest battle ever fought on American soil and the place where President Lincoln gave his famous address in 1863. Travel along the Susquehanna River to South Pennsylvania for overnight.

Travel through rural countryside to Pennsylvania Dutch Country. Visit an Amish Museum and see their 300-year-old tradition of simple living (admission included). The Amish people live in a world that stopped in the mid 1850s. They use no electricity, mechanical devices, nor modern equipment. In the afternoon, continue to the nation’s capital, Washington, D.C

Enjoy a tour of the National’s Capitol with such highlights as: the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial, the White House and Arlington National Cemetery, site of the JFK Memorial. Spend the remainder of the day exploring some of the many museums comprising the Smithsonian Institute or simply walk the banks of the Potomac River.

Complete your tour today with the drive to New York City via Philadelphia, known as the “City of Brotherly Love”, where you will stop to visit Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell.

Transfer independently to the airport for your return flight.

Inclusions

+ Welcome Reception where you will meet your fellow travelers.
+ Retrace the start of the American Revolution by experiencing Boston’s historic Freedom Trail.
+ Travel through Vermont and New Hampshire, visiting a quintessential New England town.
+ Tour UNESCO world heritage sites of Old and New Québec City.
+ Feel the mists while taking in the natural wonder of Niagara Falls.
+ Walk the hallowed grounds of Gettysburg, the most decisive battle during the American Civil War.
+ Get an up-close taste of Amish culture at traditional farmhouse and museum in Pennsylvania Dutch Country.
+ See the seats of power of American Government with a grand city tour of Washington, D.C.
+ Explore the birthplace of America in Philadelphia by seeing where it all started at Independence Hall and capturing a glimpse of the iconic Liberty Bell.

Exclusions

International airfares
Optional activities
Other meals, drinks, tips and other personal expenses or services not specified on the program
Personal equipment
Travel insurance
Gratuities
Voluntary tips for guides or drivers
Travel and medical insurance
Any items not mentioned as included

Notes

Hotels Used
New York City - Hyatt Grand Central
Boston - Courtyard by Marriott Boston Brookline
Québec City - Hotel Universel
Montréal - Best Western Ville-Marie Montréal Hôtel & Suites
Toronto - Chelsea Hotel, Toronto
Niagara Falls - Best Western Plus Cairn Croft Hotel
Amish Country - Four Points by Sheraton York
Washington, D. C. - Washington Hilton
New York City - Martinique New York on Broadway

IMPORTANT NOTE
This tour crosses the U.S./Canada border. Passengers should obtain relevant visas for both nations prior to travel where necessary.

Please note that the prices are starting from and that upon sending a new request with specific date we will send the applicable rate and availability.

EXPERIENCE MORE (OPTIONALS) Rates available on request
+ Dine at a traditional Canadian Maple Sugar Farm. 
+ Enjoy the renowned cuisine of Québec amidst the old world charm of Montréal’s historic district.
+ Take in the Toronto cityscape atop the CN Tower, the largest freestanding tower in the world.
+ Experience Niagara Falls “up close” experience with a boat ride under the falls followed by lunch atop the Skylon Tower.
+ Capture the stunning lit up landmarks of Washington, D.C. with a night tour.

ALL DEPARTURE DATES ARE GUARANTEED TO OPERATE.

Program Touring / Guide

Escorted Experience

Trip Highlights

New York - Boston - Quebec City - Montreal - Toronto - Niagara Falls - Amish Country - Washington D.C

Fixed Departure
04 May, 2024

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AUD 3,523 P P twin share
AUD 5,002 P P single
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18 May, 2024

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01 Jun, 2024

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29 Jun, 2024

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13 Jul, 2024

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27 Jul, 2024

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10 Aug, 2024

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AUD 3,621 P P twin share
AUD 5,142 P P single
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24 Aug, 2024

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31 Aug, 2024

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14 Sep, 2024

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AUD 3,621 P P twin share
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20 Apr, 2024

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AUD 3,523 P P twin share
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