5-Day New York to Niagara Falls, Boston, Chocolate Factory, Millennium Glen, Finger Lakes and Manhattan Morning Tour (Free Airport Pickup)

Tour Code: GOL-NYC-601A
Duration: 5 Day(s) / 4 Night(s)
Tour Guide: Chinese, English
Quality: Budget
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5-Day New York to Niagara Falls, Boston, Chocolate Factory, Millennium Glen, Finger Lakes and Manhattan Morning Tour (Free Airport Pickup)
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Experience: UNESCO, Family

Extra (Excluded): Wifi, Meal etc...

Tour Guide:Chinese, English

Available Days :

Highlights :

Price: Admission fee covers all tickets, consumption is transparent

Food: Experienced native guides take you to have characteristic food and learn the native culture. Accommodation: Deluxe hotel is   guaranteed.

Vehicle Equipment: Equipped with a seat belt, 5 million commercial insurance; drivers with more than 5 years of driving experience

Attraction: Visit United Nations/New York Library, Grand Central Terminal, the Oculus, the U.S. Congress and 360-degree aerial view the U.S. capital, Hershey's Chocolate World to know the chocolate manufacturing process, “Millennium Falls” Watkins Glen, National Scenic Spot Seneca Lake


Daily pick-up from 8:30 am to 12 midnight (according to the actual landing time of the flight), free pick-up is provided at the three major airports in New York (JFK, EWR and LGA), and in Flushing, Queens and Chinatown in Manhattan Provide collection boarding point service!

Group pick-up/individual pick-up for different flights arriving in New York:

1. Domestic flights in the United States: Get off the plane → go to the flight luggage carousel → meet the tour guide → the tour guide arranges for you to leave the airport by the nearest vehicle with other group members. (Free pick-up/drop-off for the team, $12/person/day service fee is required)

2. International flight: Get off the plane→Passport inspection→Collect baggage→Customs inspection→Meet the tour guide→The tour guide will arrange for you to leave the airport by the nearest vehicle with other group members. (Free pick-up/drop-off for the team, $12/person/day service fee is required)

3. No flight: Guests who arrive in New York in advance can go to the three major airports and the meeting points of the two Chinatowns by themselves, and wait for the shuttle bus to return to the hotel. 8:30-24:00, you need to confirm the meeting time with the company one day in advance (you need to pay a service fee of $12/person/day, if the guest checks in by himself, there is no need to pay the service fee):   

Meeting point in Flushing: New York Food Court (133-35 Roosevelt Ave, Flushing, NY 11354) 5:00PM                      
Meeting point in Manhattan Times Square: Ant Travel Luggage Storage Center (321 W 42nd St, New York, NY10036 ) 6:00PM

Itinerary for arriving in New York at different times:

1. If you arrive at JFK/LGA/EWR/Flushing/Chinatown before 12:00PM, you can choose to take a Manhattan morning tour (more than 10 people).

2. Guests who arrive at JFK/LGA airport before 12:00PM-17:00 noon can enjoy a free Flushing special tour.

3. Guests who arrive at JFK or LGA after 17:00 and those who arrive at EWR after 14:00 will be sent directly to the hotel.

4. Guests who arrive before 17:00 in the afternoon can choose to participate in the Manhattan night tour (more than 10 people).

Manhattan Morning Tour * ( 180 minutes)
($35/person for adults; $25/person for children under 12):

Climb to the top of [The High Line Gardens] → enter [Chelsea Market] → enter [Hudson Square] → take pictures [Vessel] (New York Bird's Nest / New York Eiffel Tower / Big Pine Cone) → exterior [*Empire State Building] → approach [Fifth Avenue] → Appearance [*Metropolitan Museum] & [Central Park]* You can also buy tickets to climb to the top of the Empire State Building and enter the [Metropolitan] Museum for a full day tour. After the end, you need to take the subway back to the meeting point to follow Car back to the hotel.

New York Night Tour * ( 180 minutes)
($35/person for adults; $25/person for children under 12):

Go in [Brooklyn Bridge Park] → go in [Rockefeller Center] → go in [Times Square]


Hotel: Crowne (or Ramada) Plaza EWR/Holiday Inn or similar


One of the Big Apple's most popular spots for tourists, the New York City branch of this international chain of sculpture museums is a must see place.

Manhattan Morning Tour, NY

Bounded by the Hudson and Harlem Rivers, the Manhattan is a densely populated New York neighborhood. It houses the famous Broadway shows, the Empire State Building, and Times Square – the crossroads of the world. Manhattan Morning Tour explores the top-notch charms of Manhattan is a less densely crowded period of the day. Visitors will discover the famous sites and the authentic core spirit of this bustling old town.

Manhattan, NY

One of the densely populated 5 boroughs of New York City is known as Manhattan. It is cultural, financial and commercial center of the New York.

New York City Night Tour, NY

New York is a really beautiful city, it becomes even more lively and beautiful in during the night. It is always recommended to go for a night tour of New York City as it is really exciting.

Walk on [Wall Street] in the morning, look at [Trinity Cathedral], [New York Stock Exchange], [Federal Reserve Bank], take a photo with [George Washington Statue], [Wall Street Copper Bull], enter [Bird Station], touch 911 Site/[Reflection Void], climb to the top of [New World Trade Center Building 1]*/[Freedom Tower] If it is closed, it will be replaced by the Empire State Building in New York. Take the [Statue of Liberty Cruise]* around the island to enjoy: [Lower Manhattan Skyline], [Brooklyn Bridge], [Manhattan Bridge], [Williamsburg Bridge], [Ellis Island] [Government Island], [ USS Intrepid Aircraft Carrier] *, [Cruise Ship Terminal]. Enter [Times Square] to feel the countdown of millions of people every year, and take photos in front of [Nasdaq Stock Exchange] and [Broadway Opera House]. Participate in an in-depth tour of New York*: walk on the Brooklyn Bridge filming locations of Internet celebrities in this life; in-depth visits to the [Intrepid] aircraft carrier and [Concorde] supersonic airliners and various fighters. Then come to Madame Tussauds*, a nine-story wax museum located in the very center of Times Square in the heart of New York, and take a group photo with major American stars. End the trip in the afternoon. Dinner at a Japanese Teppanyaki restaurant under the neon lights in the very center of Times Square: Watch the performance of the Teppanyaki chef and taste New York steak or lobster meal (meal expenses are at your own expense).

Hotel: Garden Executive Hotel or similar.


Brooklyn Bridge, NY

Enjoy the impressive view of New York City walking on the Brooklyn Bridge which is an hybrid cable suspension bridge with striking architecture.

Ellis Island, NY

It has a lot of history incorporated within it. The statue of liberty is present on this island, and so it is one of the places to which tourists are attracted to. It has breathtakingly stunning views.

Empire State Building, NY

There was a time when this building was the tallest building of the world. Still it is a well-known building, the mighty Empire State Building is 102 stories high, and on 86th floor there is an observation deck, where you can look at the city from every angle.

Federal Hall, NY

Federal Hall are the two historic buildings located in the heart of Wall Street, NYC. The original exterior was inspired by Greek building designs and the structure as a whole was completed way back in 1703. This building served as the New York’s first City Hall. It covers a total land of 0.45 acres and served a total of 156,707 visitors in 2004 alone.

Freedom Tower, NY

The One World Trade Centre was formerly known as Freedom Tower. In the lower Manhattan NYC, it is the rebuilt World Trade Centre that was ruined in the 9/11 incident.

Georgetown University, DC

It is a famous Research University situated in Washington DC and was constructed back in the year 1789. The university is considered as the oldest Jesuit institution as far as higher education in USA is concerned.

New York City, NY

New York City is often known as just New York, it is the most populated city of the Unite States of America. The total population of the city is 8,491,079 which is really a lot.

New York Stock Exchange, NY

The New York Stock Exchange or NYSE is often referred to as the Big Board, it is the world's largest stock exchange as far as market capitalization is concerned as it lists companies at $19.69 trillion.

One World Trade Center, NY

The sixth tallest building of the world is known as One World Trade Centre, standing in New York, US, amid the complex of rebuilt trade buildings. Also, the stunning view of the building impresses the tourists.

Statue of Liberty Cruise, NY

A symbol of America, a gift from French it is a tourist attraction and a place where 151 feet high statue stands. Nothing is better than watching the statue whilst cruising on a luxury Statue of Liberty Cruise.

Statue of Liberty, NY

Statue of Liberty is a splendidly huge sculpture situated on Liberty Island, New York, US. The visitors love to see this famous symbol of freedom and the history attached to it.

Times Square, NY

Once called "The Crossroads of the World," this is nothing but an intersection in midtown Manhattan where Broadway and Seventh Avenue ends. Times Square is a popular destination of America and there is so much to do there.

Trinity Church, NY

Trinity Church, a functional, well-funded and historic church, is at 75 Broadway in Manhattan and close to the junction of Wall Street. Basically, it is visited for typical religious activities and marvelous architecture.

USS Intrepid, NY

It is famous museum located in the city of New York. The museum is basically a maritime and military history museum. The museum contains some historical ships and is hence a wonderful tourist spot for the visitors.

Wall Street, NY

The street-running blocks in the lower Manhattan of New York with 0.7 m long length is said to be as Wall Street. This leading financial center and powerful city is located in New York.

In the morning, enter [National Independence Historical Park], look at the birthplace of the "Declaration of Independence", "US Constitution" and "Bill of Rights" - [Independence Palace], and look at the symbol of American freedom - [Liberty Bell]. Then take a tour of the first capital of the United States on a Philadelphia open-top double-decker bus*. In the afternoon, take a bus to visit the center of Washington DC, and then take an in-depth tour of Washington DC*: After stopping at the entrance of Capitol Hill to take pictures, then enter the Library of Congress, and at the same time come to the entrance of the Supreme Court of the United States to take pictures. Then look at the [White House South Gate] South Lawn, the speaking point of Washington, and look at the U.S. Treasury Department. Then enter the Lincoln Memorial, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and the Korean War Memorial.
Hotel: Holiday Inn or similar.


DC Cruise, DC

DC Cruise starts from March 15th, and there will be cherry blossom cruises. The boat tours are remarkable, and you can view the monuments and blossoms, besides enjoy at the bar having blossom drink specials. The monuments mesmerize as you see from moonlight cruises.

Independence National Historical Park, PA

A stunning park with amazing historical sites in Pennsylvania is Independence National Historical Park. The sites are related to history of United States Revolution.

Korean War Veterans Memorial, DC

This memorial of Korean War Veterans is built in honors of those marines who fought for their country. A nice place with good architecture located south of the Reflecting Pool at the National Mall where you can see many artifacts.

Liberty Bell, PA

Liberty Bell Center is located in Philadelphia, PA, is the symbol of the American Revolution which was crafted in the year 1752.

Library of Congress, DC

The Library of Congress is a research library officially serving the United States Congress and is the United States the de facto national library. It is the oldest federal cultural institution. It is a beautiful building and visiting during Spring/Summer is time-consuming as it is crowded. The reading room view from the balcony is superb.

Lincoln Memorial, DC

Refers to the monument constructed in honor of Abraham Lincoln who was the 16th president of United States of America. The monument is situated at the west of national Mall in Washington.

Philadelphia Double Decker Bus Tour, PA

The double-decker bus has always been a point of interest for tourists and the fact that it’s a tour through the whole of Philadelphia is what makes this bus amazing. The bus includes a total of 29 stops which means one can get off anytime. Another astonishing point is that the bus includes live commentary during the whole of the trip. The double-decker bus is a vintage bus designed on the basis of the London style and roams around the whole of Philadelphia during the tour.

US Supreme Court Building, DC

The building is founded in 1789, located in Washington, DC and open to the public except for weekend days, is the seat of Supreme Court and judicial branch. It features all the qualities that attract a tourist in DC. Visitors wait for hours to get into this supremely beautiful building. Two justice statues are located on both sides of US Supreme Court building in foreground. Every year local and international tourists visit this place to feast their eyes.

Vietnam Veterans Memorial, DC

Everyday hundreds of tourists and natives visit Vietnam Veterans Memorial to honor the veterans who lost their lives in Vietnam War. Built not much long ago, it is a place where you can see memorials and artifacts.

Washington DC In-depth Tour, DC

Washington DC In-depth tour implies covering the most significant places such as the Jefferson Memorial, US Capitol, Lincoln Memorial, Library of Congress, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Korean War Memorial, World War Memorial, White House, the Reflecting Pool, DC exclusive cruise along the Potomac River. Take photos in lots of different backdrops.

White House, DC

White House is an official residence/house of president of America and the place where every government’s strategies and plans devised. The architecture of this somehow classical mansion is a global icon.

In the morning, enter [Hess Chocolate Town], visit the [Chocolate Manufacturing Factory], and take the [Factory Simulation Rotary Car] to watch the whole process of chocolate making. Enter the quaint [Corning Town], and in the afternoon, enter the world's top 500 glass industry center [Corning Glass Handicraft Manufacturing Factory]* to purchase various rare glass handicrafts. Or go to Watkins Grand Canyon * Watkins Glen ( 45 minutes) (time/traffic/weather, only when permitted) (*Because the canyon is full of rocks and waterfalls, it will be closed in rainy days and winter, May-October every year It is only open to the public. At the same time, due to the long distance to the waterfall, the driver's daily driving time is limited by law. In case of traffic jams or delays, the tour guide will decide according to the traffic conditions/weather of the day. For safety reasons, the company reserves the right to change or cancel this Attractions.) Watkins Glen is located in the Finger Lakes region of New York State in the United States. This is one of the areas with the highest concentration of waterfalls in the United States. It is considered one of the most magical landscapes in the world. There is 400 feet of water in the canyon about two miles long, and there are 19 waterfalls along its route, among which the more famous ones are Rainbow Falls and Chain Falls. Here, you can overlook the canyon along the edge trails, hike through the trails in the canyon, and enjoy the waterfalls up close. It was once popular with tourists, and this canyon was named "Millennium Valley".

Come to the waterfall at night and take a waterfall night tour* Go deep into Niagara Falls Park and see a variety of exotic flowers and trees; board the observation decks on [Turtle Point] and [Moon Island] on [Ram Island] , touch and appreciate the magnificence of Thor's Water at the closest distance; experience the night view of the three major waterfalls [Horseshoe Falls, Bridal Veil Falls and American Falls] projected by colorful neon lights, and feel the majestic momentum of nature.

Hotel: Holiday Inn or similar.


American Falls, NY

The American Falls is part of the three waterfalls that make up the Niagara Falls. It lets visitors enjoy an exhilarating experience of its beautiful surroundings and fascinating history.

Bridal Veil Falls, Niagara Falls, NY

Falling from a height of 181 feet, the rushing waters of the beautiful Bridal falls, located between Goat Island and Luna Island, drench you with their beauty and spray.

A glass-made museum located in the NYC is known as Corning Museum of Glass. The science, history and art of the glass can be seen at this place.

Corning, NY

Corning is a city that is located in Steuben County in New York, it is situated on the Chemung River. The population of the city is around 11,000 and the city is named after Erastus Corning.

Hersheys Chocolate World, PA

Hershey’s Chocolate World is located in the chocolate town of Pennsylvania. It is actually the name given to eight different visitor centers which got started in Hershey.

Hersheys, PA

Hershey is a well-known brand in confectionary industry; the company is located in the township of Derry which is in Pennsylvania United States Of America. The company was found by Milton.S.Hershey.

Horseshoe Falls, NY

The place is sometimes also referred to as Canadian falls. Potentially the Horseshoe Falls are the part and parcel of the famous NiagaraFalls and is located on the Niagara River. It is known as the Canadian Falls due to its location in Canada.

Rainbow Bridge, NY

The Rainbow Bridge also known as the Niagara Falls International in United States is a world famous tourist site and connects the east of US to the west of Canada.

The Village located outside the Watkins Glen is known as Watkins Glen State Park. It is located in the region of Finger Lakes. The park remains open for public throughout the year.

When you come to the waterfall in the morning, guests can choose to stay in the waterfall park or take an in-depth tour of the waterfall at their own expense*: Board the [Waterfall Observation Deck] to overlook the majesty of Niagara Falls during the day, put on the [waterfall raincoat] and take the [Maid of the Mist] Cruise boat, pass through the three major waterfalls, sail bravely all the way to the waterfall, and enter the horseshoe-shaped circle of the waterfall. The abundant river water is like ten thousand horses galloping towards you. In a hazy spray, you can feel the power of the waterfall for yourself. After leaving the storm circle, the Maid of the Mist is like a boat returning from a catastrophe. (If you can’t handle the boat at the waterfall, use [Legend of the Waterfall IMAX Movie] instead, which will also allow you to experience the stimulating effect of lightning and thunder at Niagara Falls, as if you are on the scene, and you will never get "wet".) After the cruise ship returns to the shore, follow the guide to the foot of the American Falls, along the [Waterfall Boardwalk], climb halfway up the mountainside of the American Falls, and experience the spectacular splash of the waterfall at close range. Finally, come to [Waterfall Park], where there are many entertainment items and small shops in summer, and sometimes there are local flea markets selling local Indian handicrafts, along the path next to Waterfall Park, and hiking on several small bridges nearby. Feel the turbulent flow of the waterfall under the bridge. Including the Cave of the Wind reservation and entry tickets, take the elevator through the Cave of the Wind to the foot of the waterfall, wear the slippers and raincoat presented by the Cave of the Wind to experience the feeling of falling down three thousand feet and soaking the whole body, and then come with the car Downstream of the waterfall, experience the vortex formed downstream of the waterfall and the invention and operation of the hydroelectric power station.

*Note: For guests departing on 136, please choose BUF for a flight after 1:30PM; if you follow the car back to New York or go to Boston, you need to pay $75/person .

Backward travel: Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday (choose airport JFK/LGA/EWR for drop-off, flight after 7PM) the itinerary is as follows.


The Boston Harbor cruise is lets you sit back relax and enjoy a wonderful ride through the glistering Boston waters as you catch a glimpse of the city’s gorgeous surroundings.

Give your taste buds the delight of eating the best Lobster ever. Boston is known for serving more than hundred varieties of Lobsters, so don’t miss out on this treat.

Cave of the Winds, NY

Discovered in 1834, The Cave of Winds is a natural cave located at the Niagara Falls, behind the Bridal Veil Falls. It is a popular tourist attraction due to the tropical storm like conditions and the beautiful sight at the site.

Harvard University is located at the heart of old Cambridge town in Boston. It is known as the world’s most leading educational institute attracting millions of tourists from all over the globe. Harvard University In-depth Tour let the visitors learn about the student culture, academics, as well as the history of the campus.

Maid of the Mist Boat Ride, Niagara Falls, NY

Maid of the Mist Boat is a famous water ride that runs in Niagara Falls. The boat tour provide beautiful scenic views to the visitors.

Niagara Fall Scenic Tour, NY

Niagara Falls comprises of mainly three waterfalls, the American Falls, Bridal Veil Falls, Horseshoe Falls. The Niagara Falls Scenic Tour explores the top-notch charms of Niagara Falls, as well as get soaked in the mists of gigantic waterfalls while discovering the beauty of this world’s wonder.

Niagara Falls, NY

For over 75 years, visitors from across the globe come to Niagara Falls, They have been able to witness the impressive nighttime illumination of the American and Horseshoe falls. Every season visitors get to experience the autumn in a new way. Complete night-view of Niagara Falls on some summer evenings might be limited or not available because of the late sunset time and the US Federal Government rules on the driving hours.

  The order of itinerary may change without any notice depending on weather situations or for some other unforeseen circumstances.

  The order of activities held during the tour is planned by the tour guide. So, it may be different from what is mentioned on the tour page. On fewer occasions, Tour Guide has to skip an attraction or few during the tour depending on weather, traffic, group interest or some other reason.

  Some attractions are seasonal. So, when they are closed they will be replaced with some other attraction.

  You can skip some optional activities during the tour and plan something on your own. Make sure that you coordinate with Tour guide and stay with the group with next activity. Please note you cannot stay on the bus if you skip some optional activity.

  Probable hotel names are mentioned in the itinerary. It can be similar or a different hotel of the similar rating. Exact Hotel details can only be provided one day before the departure.

  Maximum 4 people of any age can stay in 1 Room in the hotel.

  These tours are conducted in a group. A group can have people of several cultures. We expect each person to coordinate with Tour guide to make sure things are on track.

  Though attractions are optional but you have to at least take 2 attractions.



What's Included

  Most of the tours are carried out in air conditioned bus. A minivan can also be used depending on the number of people booking the tour.

  This is a guided tour.

  All Taxes are included.


What's Excluded

  Rates could alter without prior notice.

  Fee for all Optional Activities and entrance paid in cash to the tour guide. He will arrange tickets for the whole group. Some attractions might be closed on public holidays. Seasonal attractions will be closed after a certain time and itinerary will be changed based on it. Optional activities price may change or can be different as displayed on the website.

  Guide will arrange meals and drinks when requested as they are not included in the package.

  Daily Service charges for driver and the guide is $12 minimum per person.

  Such expenses as telephone services, alcoholic drinks, beverages and laundry services which are private room services.

  Services related to travel insurance.

  Other personal expenses.

Important: We never encourage customers to purchase admission packages from outside sources and try using them in this tour with discount. If they do, they must arrange transport on the same day. If you skip some attraction, you cannot do it on your own. You can sit near the bus or visit some nearby place, but you will not be allowed to sit in the bus.

Attraction Prices

Attractions Adult Child(2-11 yrs) Senior(65+ yrs)
Boston Harbor Cruise, MA $42.00 $38.00 $42.00
Boston Lobster Dinner, MA $35.00 $35.00 $35.00
Brooklyn Bridge In-Depth Tour, NY $29.00 $23.00 $25.00
Corning Museum of Glass, NY $22.00 $0.00 $22.00
DC Cruise, DC $25.00 $15.00 $25.00
Empire State Building, NY $48.00 $42.00 $46.00
Freedom trail walking Tower, MA $35.00 $25.00 $35.00
Harvard University In-depth Tour, MA $25.00 $15.00 $25.00
Hershey World 4D Movie, PA $8.20 $7.20 $8.20
Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, NY $40.27 $40.27 $40.27
Niagara Fall Scenic Tour, NY $65.00 $60.00 $63.00
Niagara Falls Night Tour, NY $35.00 $25.00 $35.00
One World Observatory, NY $48.00 $46.00 $42.00
Philadelphia Double Decker Bus Tour, PA $36.00 $20.00 $36.00
Statue of Liberty Cruise, NY $35.00 $33.00 $28.00
USS Intrepid, NY $36.00 $26.00 $34.00
Washington DC In-depth Tour, DC $29.00 $23.00 $25.00
Watkins Glen State Park, NY $15.00 $10.00 $15.00
Yale University In-Depth Tour, MA $20.00 $16.00 $20.00

  All the prices are listed in USD.

  Any Amount paid in cash to the Tour Guide is not refundable.

  Tour display price is based on double occupancy. It is the price each person will pay if a group of two is traveling.

  Prices may change without any notice.

  Prices include hotel accommodation, transportation and taxes.

  Admission Tickets to different places and meals are NOT included in the tour price.

  Mandatory Tip for tour guide and driver are NOT included.

  Only the tour guide can purchase entrance tickets for you. Pre-purchased tickets are NOT acceptable.

  There must be at least one passenger of 18 years for every booking made with GoldenBusTours. For Children between the age group of 2 to 14 years, a different price will be charged. Please refer to Child price on our pricing calendar. Child Age may vary between different bus operators. Maximum 4 people of any age can stay in 1 Room in the hotel. If the 5th person is infant you will be charged normally then with the second room as an expense.

  Activities are optional though, but each customer has to participate in 2 activities at least. No city pass allowed. Some attractions are mandatory. Each customer has to take part in them and have to pay for them in cash.

Departure Location

Departure Location

  • Complimentary Airport Pickup service is available from three Airports (LGA, EWR, JFK) between 8:30 AM to 12:00 AM.
  • 133-35 Roosevelt Ave, Flushing, NY 11354 at 5: 00 PM.
  • 321 W 42nd St, (Times Square) New York, NY 10036 6:00 AM

Return Location

  • Kindly book your return flights after 1:30 PM from BUF Airport or pay additional $75/person to New York or Boston by bus

Important Notes

  Arrive at departure location 10 to 15 minutes before the mentioned time to make sure you catch the bus on time. If in case you are late, the bus will not wait for you at the location and ultimately you will miss the entire tour (no refund in this case).

  Return time on the website is just an estimation. Expect some variation always. Time may change depending on traffic and weather situations

  There is a possibility that tour operator may use a shuttle to drop you off at the return location. It usually happens in the case of multiple return locations.

  You can leave the tour at any place only after signing a Tour Departure Form for leaving the tour early.

  Please note that price will stay the same even if you leave the tour early.

  If you have booked a pre-tour hotel stay, then you will have to arrange your own transport from hotel to departure location.

  If you have booked extra night hotel after the tour, then you will arrange transport from drop off point to hotel.

  On West Coast tours some bus operators have a lot of departure locations. A slow start is expected on these tours.


Cancellation and Refund Policy

No matter what the reason of cancellation is no refund or reschedule for any cancellation request made with in last 7 days of departure date. Even if the cancellation request comes in because of COVID.

No matter the reason for the cancellation, we are forced to carry costly charges from out travel and hotel providers in the form of penalties and fees that re-incurred when there is a cancellation of confirmed or pending bookings. As such, there are cancellation penalties or fees incurred. Determination of the time of cancellation will be done when the notice is received and confirmed by our office. You must make any notice of cancellation directly to GoldenBusTours by email or webmail at the Contact Us section.

We reserve the right to cancel or re-schedule any tour departure with respect to operating requirement or circumstances beyond control. In case a cancellation is made at any given moment in time before departure, our only liability as GoldenBusTours will be to refund you, the passenger with the amount we received for the booking of the tour. We will try our best to re-book the same or similar tour. We are not responsible for any cancellation penalties that may have been incurred on any other travel arrangements inclusive of separate purchase of air tickets.

We are not liable for any other travel arrangements that have been affected as a result of the cancellations.

Cancellation Charges

⇒ 14 days or more prior to departure, 10% of total tour fees.

⇒  8 to 13 days prior to departure, 50% of the tour fees.

⇒  Within 3 days prior to departure, 100% tour fees.

Any Amount paid in cash to the Tour Guide is not refundable.

In the case of Yellowstone, helicopter, and Air Bus Tours NO refund in case of cancellation within 7 days before departure date.

A formal cancellation request should be sent via email.

Cancellation or Reschedule charges are applicable even if you are NOT able to take the tour because of visa rejection. If you reschedule tour and later decides to cancel it then cancellation charges will be applicable to the original departure date and not to the rescheduled one.

There is no refund for unused features. You forfeit the entire payment when you are a no-show on the departure date and unable to join the tour for any reason including COVID.

In order for there not to be a cancellation, a minimum number of participants are required. We reserve the right to cancel a scheduled trip although every effort is made by us to ensure that normal operations are maintained.

An add-on fee of 6% for handling fees is charged in addition to the above penalties. No matter what the reason of cancellation is this processing fee will be deducted on each refund.

For any refund case, we do include the discount offered already. This is where GoldenBusTours is playing its role to make sure its customers get the best available deal at an affordable price.

No refund request or complaint will be entertained after 30 days of tour departure. You have to send a formal complaint through email.

Note: More 30 days after the completion of the tour, we cannot grant any refunds.

Buy 2 Get 3rd Free: 

⇒  In the case of free passenger cancellation kindly update us 7 days before the departure. 

⇒  In the case of late cancellation request or free passenger does not show up on tour day then $150 will be charged.

Reservation, Booking & Redemption

Terms & Conditions

Any travel service purchases indicate your acceptance of the Terms & Conditions set out herein.

You are advised to carefully read through and understand these Terms & Conditions before making your booking.

Tour Confirmation

You will get an email immediately once you place an order. Tour Confirmation usually takes 2, 3 days except for urgent order. Urgent orders can be confirmed in a day or even few hours, but we can’t assure success in these cases. On fewer occasions, some of the others may require a longer period of time for confirmation. You are advised not to book airline tickets unless you have received the confirmation.

E-TICKET (Mandatory to be on bus)

Your e-ticket includes complete operator information such as local telephone numbers at your destination. You are required to print the e-tickets and bring them along with you on the trip. They will be needed as proof of purchase.

Changes in Booking

You may incur a fee for any revisions or alterations made to the reservation when the booking has already been confirmed. Cancellation fees may be applied to things such as name changes or corrections. They may also apply to tour date changes or tour itinerary changes. Please note that no departure changes are permitted 72 hours before departure.

Changes in Tour Itinerary

We are continuously striving to improve tour itineraries and features. In the event of unforeseen circumstances that are beyond the control, we do reserve the right to vary the itineraries and to substitute hotels. Duplicate departures may operate during certain peak periods, sometimes in reverse order. As such, hotels may vary from those included on the itinerary pages.


No, reschedule or change in original booking plan is possible.


1. One room can accommodate maximum 4 people. Even if you are 5 people including 1 month old baby you still need 2 rooms.

2. If you can carry your child up to 3 years of age then you do not need to book seats for him. It may vary from one tour to another.

3. Service providers hold the right to change the itinerary and hotel arrangements without any notice.

4. Child (0-9 years) and Single traveler going on the tour have special rates. These prices vary from one tour to another.

5. Meals and Attractions are not included. You can ask your tour guide to try to arrange the meal for you as per your requirements. For attractions, admission fees pay it to the tour guide on the tour.

6. Prices may change without any notice because of prices fluctuation in the market.

7. All prices mentioned on the website are in US dollars.

8. In Case of Bank Wire Transfer customer have to bear Wire transfer fee.

9. Tour package price is inclusive of taxes.

10. Tour Prices are every individual and in view of room inhabitance.

Child Rate:

Child rates are applicable for children between (0-12 years) of age. Parents are advised to bring car seats for the safety of their child.

Buy 2 Get 3rd Discounted: Get 3rd Ticket on special discounted rates on the purchase of 2 tickets.


1.We highly recommend you to provide your flight details while booking tour with us or at least send us flight details via email 3 days before your tour departure. In case of non-compliance, you will be asked to join your hotel on the first day of tour at your own expense
2. Please check our return timings before booking your return flights at the end of the tour. During high season (National and Summer Holidays) book your flights at least 1 hour later than the suggested time.

3. Before booking any tour make sure to go through every detail like tour itinerary, tour price, cancellation policy,  reschedule and refund policies.

4. You should either bring a printed copy of your E-Ticket or bring it in your smartphone on the day of tour departure. You should also bring a valid photo ID along with your E-Ticket. In the case of any issues for not carrying E-Ticket or Photo ID GoldenBusTour will not be responsible.

5.Make sure to provide a valid phone number so we can reach you in the case of any emergency.

6. Please read all important notes, inclusion, exclusion section, terms and conditions, policies and below notes.

    6a. Tour Operator holds the right to cancel the tour at any time depending on poor weather condition or some other unforeseen circumstances. However, GoldenBusTour will update its customers about the cancellation and shall not be held accountable for charges other than tour fees.

    6b. Change in tour price will not affect any confirmed booking.

    6c. Tour Operator can change the order of itinerary at any time without any notice.

7.You will be responsible for your travel documents during the tour.

8.Reach Departure location about 20 to 30 minutes before departure time. Unfortunately, no one will wait for you in case you get in late. The bus mostly has Bus Operator name and logo on it. Even if you are five minutes late and miss the bus then GoldenBusTours or Tour Operator will not be responsible. There will be no refund in this case. You will be charged 100% tour fee.



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