The Big Apple, Niagara & Washington D.C. Escorted Tour

Washington D.C. • Lancaster • Niagara Falls • New York City

Begin your escorted tour in the nations capital, Washington D.C. – home to many of the nations famous landmarks and monuments. Visit the Lincoln Memorial, Washington Monument, WWII Memorial, The White House, the United States Capitol and other famous sights.
Experience one of the most interesting subcultures in the United States firsthand as you visit Pennsylvania Dutch farming country, one of the largest settlements of Amish people. Visit their farms, bakeries, markets, quilt shops and mills and perhaps take an optional afternoon buggy ride. Then it’s time to cross the border into Canada and on to beautiful Niagara Falls.
The last stop on this tour is New York…the city that never sleeps! . Discover bustling Broadway, the Empire State and Chrysler Buildings, bohemian Greenwich Village, City Hall, Wall Street, Trinity Church and the 9/11 Memorial. There is also plenty of free time for you to follow your own interests in the Big Apple.
From £1655pp

What's Included

  • Flights from Dublin to Washington and return from New York
  • 7 NIGHTS in selected tour hotels
  • Transport in luxury air-conditioned coach with on-board Wi-Fi
  • Escorted by a professional Tour Director
  • 2018 departure dates: March 22, April 12, May 10, 17 June 14, July 19, August 9, September 6, 13, 20, 27, October 4
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The Exciting Parts

  • Lancaster - Learn about a simpler way of life from the Amish people with a Local Specialist
  • New York City - Sightseeing with a Local Specialist to see Broadway, the Empire State Building, the Chrysler Building, Wall Street and the 9/11 Memorial
  • New York City - Iconic Breakfast at Brooklyn Diner, a classic New York diner, for a real Americana experience
  • Niagara Falls - Niagara Falls Cruise to the base of the breathtakingly beautiful and powerful Horseshoe Falls
  • Washington D.C. - Visit some of the most iconic buildings, monuments and memorials in D.C., including the Lincoln, World War II Memorials, the White House and the U.S. Capitol building

Your Adventure...

Arrive in Washington D.C. (2 nights)
Washington D.C Sightseeing & Free Time
Washington D.C. - Lancaster
Lancaster - Niagara Falls, Canada (2 nights)
Niagara Falls Sightseeing & Free Time
Niagara Falls - New York City (2 nights)
New York City Sightseeing & Free Time
  • Day 1 Arrive in Washington D.C. (2 nights)

    Welcome to Washington, D.C., the nation's capital. Get settled in at your hotel before meeting your Travel Director this afternoon.
    Hotel: SAPP Courtyard Washington DC/US Capitol

  • Day 2 Washington D.C Sightseeing & Free Time

    Start your day with an introduction to many of the city's famous landmarks and monuments. See the Lincoln Memorial, Washington Monument, WWII Memorial, The White House, the United States Capitol and other famous sights. The afternoon is free for you to pursue your own interests. Perhaps visit one of the several museums that make up the Smithsonian Institution, the National Gallery, the Air and Space Museum or visit Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens President Washington's popular plantation home in Virginia. This evening, perhaps join an illumination tour to see the famous monuments lit up at night.
    Hotel: SAPP Courtyard Washington DC/US Capitol

  • Day 3 Washington D.C. - Lancaster

    Enter Pennsylvania Dutch farming country, one of the largest settlements of Amish people. With your Local Specialist, learn about the faith, culture and way of life of the Amish people who reject modern technology. Experience one of the most interesting subcultures in the United States firsthand as you visit their farms, bakeries, markets, quilt shops and mills. Perhaps take an optional afternoon buggy ride. This evening, join an optional family-style dinner featuring traditional Amish fare.
    Hotel: Wingate by Wyndham Lancaster/PA Dutch Country

  • Day 4 Lancaster - Niagara Falls, Canada (2 nights)

    Head northwest, crossing western New York along a portion of the Susquehanna River and through the Appalachian Mountains. Cross the border into Canada and arrive at beautiful Niagara Falls late this afternoon.
    Hotel: Best Western Plus Cairn Croft

  • Day 5 Niagara Falls Sightseeing & Free Time

    Of all the natural wonders east of the Mississippi, Niagara Falls is perhaps the greatest. The majesty, colours and roar of one of the Great Lakes dropping into the next is impossible to describe. See both the Canadian and American falls this morning as you cruise to the base of Horseshoe Falls. his afternoon is free for you to relax or explore further. Perhaps choose to take an optional excursion to quaint Niagara-on-the-Lake where you'll visit a local winery to taste ice wine.
    Hotel: Best Western Plus Cairn Croft

  • Day 6 Niagara Falls - New York City (2 nights)

    Cross the border and travel through upstate New York, passing by the Poconos and across New Jersey before arriving at your hotel late this afternoon.
    Hotel: The Paul, NYC

  • Day 7 New York City Sightseeing & Free Time

    Enjoy an Iconic Breakfast at the Brooklyn Diner before a guided tour with a Local Specialist. Discover bustling Broadway, the Empire State and Chrysler Buildings, bohemian Greenwich Village, City Hall, Wall Street, Trinity Church and the 9/11 Memorial. The afternoon and evening are free for you to follow your own interests in the Big Apple. There is a wide selection of optionals for you to choose from: a cruise to see the Statue of Liberty, travel via helicopter
    high above the island of Manhattan or a visit to the "Top of Rock" for amazing rooftop views from Rockefeller Center. This evening, perhaps choose to see the city at night during an illumination tour or explore on your own visiting one of the many restaurants and Broadway shows New York City has to offer.
    Hotel: Hotel: The Paul, NYC

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