5-Day Philadelphia, D.C., Niagara Falls and 1000 Islands Tour from New York City

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5-Day Philadelphia, D.C., Niagara Falls and 1000 Islands Tour from New York City

Hop aboard this exciting 5 day adventure snaking your way through the American Northeast travelling to Philadelphia, Washington D.C., Niagara Falls, Toronto and 1000 Islands. Your guided tour begins in New York City and includes Hotel accommodations.

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Itinerary

Day 1: NEW YORK – FINGER LAKES – NIAGARA FALLS

Stop At: Watkins Glen State Park, 1009 N Franklin St, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1432
FOR DEPARTURE ON WEDNESDAY THE ITINERARY IS REVERSE : PHILADELPHIA & AMISH COUNTRY - WASHINGTON DC - NIAGARA FALLS - TORONTO – 1000 ISLANDS

Leave the Big Apple and head north, passing the Delaware Water Gap on route to Watkins Glen State Park in the heart of the Finger Lakes region. Walk through Watkins Glen Canyon to visit the beautiful waterfalls and then continue to Niagara Falls passing Seneca Lake and arriving in the late afternoon.
Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Niagara Falls State Park, 332 Prospect St, Niagara Falls, NY 14303-1106
Tour the US side of Niagara including the American Falls, Goat Island and Luna Island. Experience the power of Niagara on-board the Maid of the Mist.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: She-Qua-Ga Falls, S Genesee St., Montour Falls, NY 14891
Mostly in APRIL and OCTOBER depending on weather conditions: We go to Montour Falls instead of Watkins Glen State Park and to Journey behind the falls instead of Maid of the Mist
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Niagara Falls State Park, 332 Prospect St, Niagara Falls, NY 14303-1106
Visit Niagara Falls at night to admire the colorful illuminations.

Overnight: Niagara Falls – Ramada by Wyndham
Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Lockport NY - Quality Inn

Day 2: NIAGARA FALLS – TORONTO – 1000 ISLANDS

Stop At: Niagara Falls, Niagara Falls, Ontario
Our day starts with the magnificent Horseshoe Falls’ view
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Niagara-on-the-Lake, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
Next we visit the picturesque village of Niagara on the Lake.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
Next, we continue to Toronto, the financial capital of Canada. We visit the HTO Park, Brookfield Place - home of the Hockey Hall of Fame - City Hall and The Distillery Historic District. Towards evening depart Toronto east along the world-famous Lake Ontario for an evening arrival to the 1000 Islands area (in April, based on weather’s conditions we may return to Niagara Falls for overnight).
Duration: 3 hours

Meals included:

Accommodation included: Evans Mills/Fort Drum – Days Inn by Wyndham

Day 3: 1000 ISLANDS – NEW YORK

Stop At: Rockport Boat Line, 20 Front St, Rockport, ON K0E 1V0, Canada
Start the day with a cruise through the amazing 1000 Islands along the St. Laurence River that was navigated about 500 years ago by the French explorer Jacques Cartier. See the houses of the rich and famous built atop private islands - such as Boldt Castle and Heart Island.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, River Rd, Delaware Water Gap, PA 18302
After the Cruise we embark back to New York, on the way we will stop at the Delaware Water Gap. Here the Delaware river cuts a scenic gap in the Kittatinny Ridge, famous for Hiking trails, camping, and white water rafting excursions, you get to see the beautiful landscape of the northeastern United States.
Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: The Crossings Premium Outlets, 1000 Premium Outlets Dr, Tannersville, PA 18372-7905
On the way to New York, enjoy a shopping excursion at one of the large outlet malls along the way. Find your own bargain with brand name stores for less. Evening return to New York.
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:

Accommodation included: New Jersey – La Quinta Inn and Suites, Clifton, NJ

Day 4: NEW JERSEY – PHILADELPHIA – WASHINGTON DC

Stop At: Liberty Bell Center, 6th Street Between Market and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Leave New Jersey for Pennsylvania and to the city of Philadelphia. Arriving in the historic area of Philadelphia, visit the famous Liberty Bell, one of the symbols of freedom in America, Constitution square and Congress Hall. Stroll Elfreth’s alley the oldest continuously inhabited street in America.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Rocky Statue, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy Center City Phila, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2302
Enjoy a panoramic tour of Philadelphia that includes the financial district, Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Historic Philadelphia and more. Departing Philadelphia, see the famous “Rocky Steps”, then continue east to Lancaster county, home of the Amish people.
Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Amish Country, PA 17505
Take a ride on an authentic Amish Buggy through the Amish farm country and learn how they live without the benefit of modern technology, no electricity, running water, telephone service, or appliances. After the ride, visit the marketplace where we can shop for handmade arts crafts and products. In the late afternoon, depart east for an evening arrival in Washington DC.
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes

Meals included:

Accommodation included: Wyndham Garden, Washington DC

Day 5: WASHINGTON DC – NEW YORK

Stop At: Jefferson Memorial, 701 E Basin Dr SW At the south shore of the Tidal Basin, Washington DC, DC 20242
Start the day with a visit to the Thomas Jefferson Memorial, by the Tidal Basin, surrounded with famous Japanese cherry blossom trees.
Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Arlington National Cemetery, Entrance at Arlington Memorial Bridge, Arlington, VA 22211
Visit the Arlington National Cemetery, the Changing of the Guard and the Kennedy family gravesite.
Due to security a passport or U.S. ID will be required to enter Arlington Cemetery
Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: National Air and Space Museum, Independence Ave SW 600 Independence Ave SW, Washington DC, DC 20560
The most popular of the Smithsonian museums features the Wright Brothers' 1903 Flyer and Lindbergh's Spirit of St. Louis.
TEMPORARILY CLOSED FOR RENOVATION - WE WILL RETURN TO AIR AND SPACE AS SOON AS IT RE-OPENS
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, 10th Street and Constitution Ave, Washington DC, DC 20560
We visit the Smithsonian Museum of of Natural History and visit the extremely popular "Deep Time" exhibit full of real dinosaur fossils including the T-REX and Triceratops.
THIS MUSEUM IS A TEMPORARY ATTRACTION WHILE THE AIR AND SPACE MUSEUM IS CLOSED.

Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

Stop At: Capitol Hill, First St and East Capitil St NE, Washington DC, DC 20004
Next stop is Capitol Hill, home to the Capitol building, Senate, Houses of Representatives, and Supreme Court.
Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave, Washington DC, DC 20500
See the US Capitol and the White House to understand the core of the US government. Continue to the Air and Space Museum before visiting the Lincoln, Martin Luther King, Korea and Vietnam Memorials.

In the late afternoon, set out on the return journey and arrive back in New York in the evening.
Duration: 20 minutes

Meals included:

No accommodation included on this day.

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Wheelchair accessible"
"This itinerary reflects amended offerings due to the closed Canadian border crossing due to Covid-19. Upon border reopening the tour will resume touring the Canadian side."
"Wheelchair accessible; please advise at time of booking if wheelchair assistance is required"
"Maximum of three people per room. If traveling with a party of 4 or more, or desire to have separate rooms please make separate bookings"
"Children under the age of 2 are free, please advise at time of booking if infant is traveling"
"Montour Falls will replace Watkins Glenn Park during winter months when it is inaccessible"
"For tours with fewer guests, vans may be substituted"
"Tours can be bilingual/multilingual as they are offered in many different languages"
"Luggage is limited to one piece and a small carry on per person"
"Stroller accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Infant seats available"
"Transportation is wheelchair accessible"
"Hotel Accommodations: Wyndham Super 8 Hotel, La Quinta Inn & Suites, and Wyndham Garden. Please note specific hotels mentioned not guaranteed"
"Due to security a passport or U.S. ID will be required to enter Arlington Cemetery"
"On our tours we use a wide variety of attractions which all have different policies regarding Covid 19. In order to enjoy the full experience of the tour it is recommended to bring a face covering as it may be required for entry at certain locations."
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"Proof of full COVID-19 vaccination required to cross Canadian Border"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"



Start Time: 06:30 AM
Duration: 5 Days
Start location: 330 W 42nd St, New York, NY 10036, USA

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.

Included

  • 4x Breakfast
  • Accommodation included: 4 nights
  • Professional tour guide
  • Transportation by 15-passenger van or a full-sized bus
  • 4 night hotel including tax and Continental Breakfast
  • Sightseeing in Niagara Falls
  • 1000 Islands cruise (May to October)
  • Wifi on bus only
  • Amish Buggy Ride
  • Entry/Admission - Rockport Boat Line

Not Included

  • Gratuities

Facilities


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