New York, Niagara Falls and Washington DC

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Price per person
from £1,936

Price based on
London Heathrow
22nd May 2018 departure

Key inclusions

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Flights
  • Transfers
  • 9 days

  • Eastern USA

  • Active pace

  • Classic escorted tour

Nature’s full force meets the historic origins of US power and independence on this east coast adventure that takes in New York, Washington DC, Philadelphia and Niagara Falls.

At a glance


  • Manhattan Sightseeing From Broadway to the Empire State Building and Wall Street to Greenwich Village.
  • Niagara Falls Sightseeing cruise to get up close to this surging spectacle.
  • Lincoln Memorial Climb the steps of this iconic neoclassical monument to arguably the greatest US president.
  • Arlington Cemetery See President John F. Kennedy’s gravesite.
New York, Niagara Falls & Washington DC

What's included

  • VIP private home pick-up service
  • Flights
  • Transfers
  • Services of a tour director
  • Accommodation
  • Porterage
  • All airport taxes
  • Single share option
Single Share available

Our single share option will match you with a fellow solo traveller of the same gender in a twin room, so you don't have to pay a single supplement. If there's no one available to share with, you don't pay any additional single supplement. Please call us to book a single-share holiday.

VIP home pick-up service

Our VIP home pick-up service is included up to 50 miles to your departure airport. Your driver will happily load and unload your luggage, and drive you to your departure terminal. At the close of your trip, you'll be welcomed by your driver in the arrivals hall and returned home again. A supplement is payable per mile over 50 miles.

Customer Reviews

Hotels being miles from anywhere spoilt what could have been...

11th September 2017
Mrs Theresa Baldwin

Hotels being miles from anywhere spoilt what could have been an amazing trip.

Exactly what we expected. Great hotels in good locations. Comfy...

31st August 2017
Mr Adrian Smith

Exactly what we expected. Great hotels in good locations. Comfy coach. Packed itinerary(even if that meant getting up early) Lovely guide(France) who had fantastic knowledge of the places we visited. Loved the whole trip.

Great tour but could probably have done with longer in...

15th August 2017
Miss Debbie Stubbington

Great tour but could probably have done with longer in Philadelphia. Arrived one afternoon and left around lunch time the next day. Also one day in New York is never enough!!!

A fabulous experience. As it was the first time we...

15th August 2017
Trusted Customer

A fabulous experience. As it was the first time we had been to America we were unsure what to expect, this tour was an ideal way to expolre.

All round good visit to somewhere we wanted to see....

4th April 2017
Mr Leonard Gray

All round good visit to somewhere we wanted to see. The falls were amazing. The trip was marred by two travellers who did not have visas for Canada which held us up

Overview

Nature’s full force meets the historic origins of US power and independence on this east coast adventure that takes in New York, Washington DC, Philadelphia and Niagara Falls over nine days.

Total meals included:

UK - New York

Day
1

Fly to New York City where you transfer to your hotel for two nights.

No meals included

New York City

Day
2

Excitement; energy; reinvention: New York is quite simply a city like no other with an attitude to boot. Enjoy a full day to explore the ‘Big Apple’, and soak up the charged atmosphere of this thrilling destination. On today's sightseeing tour, see New York City's major attractions including Broadway, the Empire State Building, Greenwich Village, bustling Chinatown, City Hall, Wall Street and Trinity Church, tucked away in Lower Manhattan. Take your pick from hundreds of restaurants and then return to Broadway to catch an evening show.

No meals included

New York City - Pocono Mountains - Niagara Falls

Day
3

Leave Manhattan and head north-west through the forested peaks of the Pocono Mountains and across the scenic farmlands of upstate New York. In the afternoon, cross the border to the Canadian side of the Niagara River in the province of Ontario.

No meals included

Niagara Falls

Day
4

Actually comprised of three waterfalls, Niagara Falls is an essential bucket list experience – a surging, exhilarating panorama of cascading water. See the thundering columns up close from the decks of a sightseeing cruise and then from scenic points along the rim of the gorge. Your afternoon is free to visit local attractions such as the Butterfly Conservatory, Great Gorge Adventure, Botanical Gardens and Niagara Parks Greenhouse. Don’t miss the chance to ride the aerial cable high above the racing Niagara River.

No meals included

Niagara Falls - Philadelphia

Day
5

Head south-east, through the lush forests of the Appalachian Mountains - among the oldest mountains on Earth - and on into the winding Susquehanna River Valley. Arrive in Philadelphia, the ‘City of Brotherly Love’, for an overnight stay.

No meals included

Philadelphia - Washington DC area

Day
6

In the morning, tour the city’s key historical landmarks such as Independence Hall and the famous Liberty Bell, the iconic symbol of American independence situated on 6th & Market Street, and other sites within Independence National Historic Park. Afterwards, continue to the US capital and seat of government, Washington DC.

No meals included

Washington DC area

Day
7

This morning enjoy a sightseeing tour with a local guide that includes a visit to Arlington National Cemetery and see the graves of American heroes, including those of John F Kennedy and his brother Robert. After, visit the Lincoln Memorial with photo stops at Capitol Hill and the White House. Afternoon and evening are at leisure.

No meals included

Washington DC area - UK

Day
8

Transfer to the airport for your flight to the UK, or extend your stay in Washington, New York or with a cruise.

No meals included

Home landing in the UK

Day
9

No meals included

Things to note

Niagara Falls: Operation of the sightseeing cruise is subject to favourable weather/river conditions. A walking tour through the scenic tunnels will be offered as a replacement

Autumn Foliage: Enjoy the spectacular colours of the north-eastern states and Ontario. Weather permitting, the best time historically to see the autumn foliage is on departures between 11 September - 5 October

New York extension: Transfer from Washington is by coach on the last day of your tour

Accommodation as stated or similar.

Hotels

Tour hotels will be as specified or alternatives of a similar standard.


  • New York: Excelsior Hotel
  • Niagara Falls: Best Western Plus Cairn Croft
  • Philadelphia: Wyndham Philadelphia Historical District (2017) / Hampton Inn Philadelphia Convention Centre or Courtyard Philadelphia City Avenue (2018)
  • Washington DC/Alexandria: Crowne Plaza Old Town Alexandria

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