Great Eastern Cities Escorted Tour
Great Eastern Cities Escorted Tour
BA
Highlights: New York - Finger Lakes - Niagara Falls - Amish Country - Gettysburg - Washington D.C. - Philadelphia

Other depature dates:
- 15 Sept 18 (£1399)

Other departures: Manchester - £1669, Birmingham - £1669, Bristol - £1769, Norwich - £1819, Newcastle - £1719, Edinburgh - £1719, Glasgow - £1619

Tours & Activities:
- Morning city tour of New York City
- Wine tasting in the beautiful Finger Lakes District
- Stroll the mighty banks of Niagara Falls
- Tour Gettysburg National Military Park
- In Philadelphia, see the Liberty Bell,
- City tour of the Nations Capital, Washington, D.C.

Itinerary:

Day 1: New York
- Depart London Heathrow to New York.
- Arrive in New York and transfer independently to the hotel for a welcome meeting with the Tour Director.
- Overnight in New York.

Day 2: New York
- 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 and absorb the bustle and energy of the Big Apple.
The rest of the day is at leisure.
- Overnight in New York.

Day 3: 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 worlds natural wonders, breathtaking Niagara Falls.
- Indulge in a spot of wine-tasting at Watkins Glen, on the shores of Lake Seneca.
- Spend the evening at the romantic Niagara Falls.
- Overnight in Niagara Falls.

Day 4: Niagara Falls - Amish Country
- This morning you will have time to explore the Falls. Perhaps take a ride aboard the Maid of the Mist (optional).
- Join an optional trip to Skylon Tower for lunch at its revolving restaurant, hovering 775 feet above Niagara gorge.
- Depart Niagara and travel into Pennsylvania Dutch country, also known as Amish Country.
- Overnight in York.

Day 5: Amish Country - Gettysburg - 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. From here, continue to the nations capital, Washington, D.C.
- Optional evening tour and dinner in Georgetown.
- Overnight in Washington, D.C.

Day 6: Washington D.C.
- Enjoy a city tour with highlights such as the U.S. Capitol Building, Supreme Court, Library of Congress, the F.B.I. Building, Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, the White House and Arlington National Cemetery.
- Spend the remainder of the day exploring some of the many museums comprising the Smithsonian Institute or simply stroll the banks of the Potomac River.
- Overnight in Washington, D.C.

Day 7: Washington D.C. - Philadelphia
- This morning, we continue our journey to Philadelphia, the "City of Brotherly Love" and the birthplace of America, where the Declaration of Independence was adopted on July 4, 1776.
- Visit Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell on a city tour.
- This evening enjoy an optional dinner at one of the cities most famous venues for the local delicacy of Philly Cheese Steak.
- Overnight in Philadelphia.

Day 8: Philadelphia - New York
- This morning we return to New York City, where our tour ends.


Offer Includes

  • Flights from London with British Airways
  • Airport taxes
  • 7 nights accommodation as per the itinerary
  • Tours & Activities as per itinerary

Meal Plans

  • As per Itinerary