7-Day Chicago to Niagara Falls, Baltimore, Pittsburgh, Washington DC, Philadelphia and New York City Tour

Tour Code: GOL-CHI-113
Duration: 7 Day(s) / 6 Night(s)
Tour Guide: Chinese, English
Quality: Budget
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7-Day Chicago to Niagara Falls, Baltimore, Pittsburgh, Washington DC, Philadelphia and New York City Tour
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Overview

Experience: UNESCO, Family

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

Tour Guide:Chinese, English


Available Days :

Wed (2019-04-01 To 2019-11-30) | Wed,Sun (2019-06-01 To 2019-09-01) | Wed (2020-04-01 To 2020-11-30) | Wed,Sun (2020-06-01 To 2020-09-01)

Highlights :

Enjoy a seven-day guided tour of the stunning places like Chicago, Detroit, the Art Institute of Chicago, Grant Park, Chicago Water Park, 360 Chicago, Fifth Avenue, Rockefeller Center, Cloud Gate, Memorial Fountain, Art Institute of Chicago, Grant Park, Ground Zero, Old Fort Niagara, Fifth Avenue, Rockefeller Center, USS Intrepid, Whirlpool State Park, Cleveland, Pittsburgh, Niagara Falls, Washington DC, Baltimore, Philadelphia and New York with hotel and transport facilities.

Itinerary

We will enjoy a tour of the beautiful city of Chicago. Some of the places we will visit include the Millennium Park, the Clarence Buckingham Memorial Fountain, and the Navy Pier. We will also enjoy an exclusive tour of the Chicago Theatre before proceeding to Michigan Avenue, home to the Art Institute of Chicago, Grant Park, the historic Chicago Water Tower as well as a number of boutique stores and shopping malls. We will also enjoy a beautiful river cruise to check out impressive views of the beautiful city of Chicago. 

Hotel:  Holiday Inn Express  or Similar.


Attractions

Architectural Cruise, IL

Architectural Cruise is a great way to enjoy holidays, the cruise shows the best architecture of the state of Illinois. The architecture is adorned and appreciated by all and the cruise is extremely enjoyable.

Art Institute of Chicago, IL

The Art Institute of Chicago is an encyclopedic art museum. It features many different exhibits that are beautiful to watch. There are old master pieces there comprising of Asian art, Islamic art, Egyptian art and many more.

Buckingham Fountain, IL

A Chicago landmark, Buckingham Fountain is one of the largest fountains of the world and inspires people with its striking beauty.

Chicago 360, IL

Chicago 360 located on the 95th floor of the John Hancock Center is an observatory which offers 360 degree views of the surroundings and up to four states are visible from up there. There is a skywalk and a coffee shop as well.

Chicago Bean (Cloud Gate), IL

Chicago Bean or Cloud Gate is a sculpture made by Indian born artist AnishKapoor. The sculpture is the center piece of the Millennium Park. It is made of stainless steel and has got the name of Chicago Bean because of its shape.

Chicago Theater, IL

Originally known as Balaban and Katz Chicago theatre, the Chicago Theatre is a landmark in State Street, Chicago. Opened in 1921, currently owned by Madison Square Garden, Inc. the theatre holds 3600 people and hosts stage plays, comedy, speeches, magic shows and music concerts.

Chicago, IL

The third most populated city in US, Chicago is an international hub for technology, industry, finance, commerce, transportation and telecommunication. The O’Hare airport is recorded to be the second busiest airport in terms of air traffic in the world.

Grant Park, IL

Grant Park is located in Kankakee county in Illinois, the park was established in 1883 and according to a census in 2010 the population of Grant Park is almost 1,331.

Magnificent Mile, IL

An upscale section of Chicago’s Michigan Avenue is said to be as Magnificent Mile. In the near North Side, it is running from Chicago River to Oak Street.

Michigan Avenue, IL

Refers to the street in the north-south in Chicago, The street runs at 100 east in the grid of Chicago, The Street’s northern end is at the Lake Michigan’s shore.

Millennium Park, IL

Refers to the public park which is actually located Chicago at loop community area. The park was established in order to celebrate the occasion of second Millennium.

Navy Pier, IL

The Navy pier is located in Chicago, Illinois and is 3,300 feet long, it was built in 1916 and cost $4.5 million, since then it has been a popular attraction.

United Center, IL

A pretty attractive place for sport lovers, situated in the surrounding of Chicago! United Center has lush scenery and wonderful gaming experience. The crowd is itself a testimony of its popularity among game lovers like hockey fans.

We will start our tour in Detroit, the capital of automobile. We will pay a visit to the Henry Ford Museum for a look at the history of Ford as well as the Industrial Revolution. There is an impressive collection of automobiles at the museum, some of which are famous such as the Rosa Parks us, the John F. Kennedy’s presidential limousine and Abraham Lincoln’s chair from Ford’s Theater.

Hotel: Fairfield Inn by Marriott or Similar.


Attractions

Detroit, MI

In the Midwestern state of Michigan, there is a largest city of America known as Detroit. The famous company Motown Records has developed on this place.

The Henry Ford Museum, MI

The Henry Ford is a superbly great inside and outside multipart history museum and a national signpost of the country. With recreation, traditional exhibitions and resourcefulness, the museum is historic, above all.

We will make our way to Pittsburgh in the morning.  Pittsburgh is dubbed as “the Steel City” thanks to over 300 steel-related businesses in the area. It is also known as the “City of Bridges” thanks to its 446 Bridges. While there, we will pay a visit to the Point State Park. In the afternoon, we will make our way to Washington, DC. While in the city, we will check out many interesting places such as the Korean War Memorial, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, the Washington Monument, the US Capitol (outside view), White House (outside view) and the Lincoln Memorial. We will also take an exclusive sightseeing cruise along the Potomac River and have an opportunity to take photos of the White House from the outside.

Hotel: Courtyard by Marriott or Similar. 


Attractions

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.

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.

Pittsburgh, PA

The second biggest city in the Pennsylvania’s Commonwealth is Pittsburg. The city is famous for its beautiful locations and colorful lights.

Point State Park, PA

It is a park spreading across 36 acres and is located in the Allegheny County (Pennsylvania, USA). The park is precisely located at the spot where the Ohio River gets formed after the meeting of Monongahela and Allegheny rivers.

Potomac River Cruise, DC

Lies on the coasts of Virginia's Potomac River, and similar to Seattle, tourists can enjoy the mesmerizing sights of Washington, by Potomac Cruise which is truly a place for a relaxing and enjoyable sightseeing experience of the capital city of America.

US Capitol, DC

Built over 200 years ago, the popular United States Capitol is the meeting place of the US Congress. The building is well-known for its detailed dome and intricately designed, elaborate columns.

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 Monument, DC

On the National Mall in Washington, Washington Monument is an obelisk designated in October 1966. More than 600,000 visitors visit this park every year. It has been reopened for tourists after repairing due to earthquake and hurricane in Virginia.

Washington, DC

The federal capital of America which is a District of Columbia is said to be as Washington DC. The state is approved in the year 1790. It has 409 feet highest elevation. The district has 22nd rank among other states of US.

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.

We will pay a visit to the colorful city of Baltimore in the morning and visit Maryland government Annapolis; Annapolis Pier before making our way to a County home of the Amish. At Lancaster, we will learn of the Amish way of life which is yet to embrace technological changes over time. We will then make our way to Philadelphia, the birthplace of American democracy where we will check out the Independence National Park, the Liberty Bell, and the Independence Hall. We will then make our way to New York in the evening. There will be an optional night tour of New York available for our group. The 3-hour tour will include a visit to the Rockefeller Center, the Times Square and a tour of the Hudson Riverside.

Hotel: Ramada plaza/Sheraton or Similar.


Attractions

Baltimore, MD

Baltimore is the largest US independent city, situated in the state of Maryland. It is also the 26th most populated city of the country. It has some of the earliest National historic Register districts.

Congress Hall, PA

A building near the 6th streets and intersection of chestnut is Congress Hall. It is situated in Pennsylvania and opened in the year of 1789.

Independence Hall, PA

Located in the Independence National Historical Park, the Independence Hall is the location where both the United States Constitution and Declaration of Independence were debated, written, and ratified by the Founding Fathers of the United States.

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.

Inner Harbor Baltimore, MD

A historic seaport, landmark and tourist attraction in Baltimore. It was the second leading port located in US. Tourists visit this place to enjoy the boating in harbor.

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.

Visit Rockefeller Center, spend time at Times Square and then visit an Observation Deck in New Jersey for exciting and beautiful views on our guided New York City night tour.

Rockefeller Center, NY

The Rockefeller Center is located in the New York City and is a popular tourist destination of America. It is a huge building with a massive set up for art, entertainment, shopping and much more.

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.

There are plenty of interesting places to visit in the gorgeous city of New York. We will visit One World Observatory (from 2019), and the USS Intrepid. We will also sightsee the New York Stock Exchange, Times Square, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and enjoy a sightseeing cruise (Freedom Goddess Island Boat Tour, 60-Mins) on the Hudson River for a glimpse of the Statue of Liberty and the Brooklyn Bridge.

Hotel: Courtyard by Marriott or Similar.


Attractions

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.

Hudson River Cruise, NY

It is a cruise trip given in the Hudson River, during the trip one can see the rondout creek’s shoreline, similarly during the sale one can see some islands as well which are located at the river center.

Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY

Founded privately in 1870, the "Met," as it is colloquially known, is a US National Historic Landmark, and an icon of New York City.

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.

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.

We will enjoy wonderful sceneries as we make our way across the states of New York and Pennsylvania on our way to the magnificent Niagara Falls.  At the falls, depending on the weather, we will be able to enjoy a ride aboard the ‘Maid of the Mist boat.' In winter, we will enjoy Jet Boat Ride only if we have enough time. We will also check out the Horseshoe Fall, the American Falls, and the Bridal Veil Fall. Group can also watch Niagara IMAX movie.

Later in the day, you can choose to on an in-depth tour of the Niagara Falls (Tour Fee: $25/person, including $13 for the admission ticket). The in-depth tour will cover the Niagara Whirlpool State Park and the U.S historical landmark-Old Fort Niagara.

Hotel: Fairfield Inn by Marriott or Similar.


Attractions

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.

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.

IMAX Theatre, Niagara Falls, ON

In the premises of Niagara Falls, there is film theatre known as IMAX Theatre. People visit this theatre to enjoy live shows and movies related to Niagara’s History.

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 Adventure Movie, NY

Niagara Adventure Movie Theater is built in the Niagara Falls State Park which is located in the City of Niagara Falls. It was built in 1885 and is a really famous tourists attraction,

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.

Niagara In-depth Tour (Including Old Fort Niagara Ticket)

Old Fort Niagara, NY

Situated close to Youngstown in New York, US, Old Fort Niagara is a reinforcement constructed to safeguard the interests of New France in America. The Niagara fall and the museum have made the place even more attractive.

Whirlpool State Park, NY

On the north of the city of Niagara Falls, there is a park located in Niagara County known as Whirlpool State Park. From the hiking to the picnic tables and pavilions, everything can be enjoyed at this park.

We will pay a visit to Cleveland in the morning. While in the biggest city along the Erie Lake in the State of Ohio, we will pay a visit to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum where we will learn of the impressive story of the Rock and Roll. Later in the day, we will make our way back to Chicago.

You can also avail drop off at O’Hare International Airport (ORD). Book your flights after 7:00 pm from ORD.


Attractions

Cleveland, OH

Cleveland is a city in the State of Ohio in the United States, it is located on the Northeastern side of Ohio and on the Southern Shore of Lake Erie. The city was founded as a village in 1796 and became a city inn 1836.

Erie Lake, OH

Among the five great lakes that currently exist in North America is the Lake Erie. The lack is very popular and flowing in the Ohio state. The lack is ranked thirteenth in the world as far as surface area is concerned.

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, OH

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum was established in 1983. It is located in Ohio, United States. It has been dedicated to all those who have influenced the music industry in some way.


Important Notes

  • 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.

Pricing


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What's Included

  Passengers will be picked up and dropped off at their chosen locations. (Please take notice of locations and times of pick up)

  All tours are carried out in air conditioned bus. We may also use a minivan depending on the number of people booking the tour.

  A professional tour escort will be with you throughout the tour.​

  Tour package price includes all the taxes.


What's Excluded

  Rates could alter without prior notice.

  Optional fees will be paid in cash to the guide. 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 $10 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(3-11 yrs) Senior (65+ yrs)
Amish Farm and House, PA $20.00 $13.00 $20.00
Art Institute of Chicago, IL $25.00 $0.00 $25.00
Chicago 360, IL $28.00 $21.00 $28.00
Chicago Theater, IL $18.00 $13.00 $18.00
Maid of the Mist Boat Ride, Niagara Falls, NY $19.25 $11.20 $19.25
Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY $25.00 $0.00 $17.00
Niagara Adventure Movie, NY $12.00 $9.00 $12.00
Night Tour of New York City $35.00 $25.00 $35.00
One World Observatory $37.00 $30.50 $35.00
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, OH $26.00 $16.00 $24.00
Statue of Liberty Cruise, NY $29.00 $17.00 $24.00
The Henry Ford Museum, MI $23.00 $17.25 $21.00
USS Intrepid, NY $33.00 $24.00 $31.00

Important Notes

  • All the prices are listed in USD.
  • 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.
  • A free (i.e. Buy 2 Get 1 Free) person, not showing up on a departure date will result in a penalty. The penalty is usually the fourth person price, but it varies. Free person has to pay for some admission tickets that is included in the tour package price of Paid Person.
  • 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

  • Paid pickup service is available for 24 hours. $130 for 1 or 2 persons and $10 per additional person will be charged.
  • 207 W Cermak Rd. Chicago, IL 60616 at 8:00 AM

Return Location

  • 207 W Cermak Rd. Chicago, IL 60616 at 7:00 PM

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.

Policies

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.

Reschedule

​If you wish to reschedule your tour (change the departure date or choose a different tour) then a reschedule fees may be applied. A reschedule fees of $25 or 6% (which one is higher) will be applied. Please note that all reschedule requests should be made before 18 days of tour departure. Requests made after the mentioned duration shall not be entertained.​

Cancellation and reschedule charges are applicable even if you are NOT able to take the tour because of visa rejection.

Pricing

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.

11. Final hotels booked may not be same as the one mentioned on the website.

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.

Cancellation

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 

⇒  A 15% cancellation fee of the total tour purchase will be incurred if the cancellation occurs 13 days or more before the departure date.

⇒  A 40% cancellation fee of the total tour purchase will be incurred if the cancellation occurs 3-12 days or more before the departure date.

⇒  A 100% cancellation fee of the total tour purchase will be incurred if the cancellation occurs 3 days before the departure date.

⇒  A 100% cancellation fee of the total tour purchase will be incurred if the cancellation occurs on departure day.

An add-on fee of 6% for handling fees is charged in addition to the above penalties.

 

There is no refund for unused features. You forfeit the entire payment when you are a no show.

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.

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 $128 will be charged.

Cancellation and 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.

Responsibility

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.

Reviews

Reviews

chaiing bao
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At first, the tour seemed to be quite full of excitement because of the attracts were not seen or visited by me before, the rest of the days we spend wandering the New York, DC, and Niagara Falls. The way tour was delivered to us from online seat booking to customers, buses, and destinations, I think it was the best tour that one could experience in any season. Taking photographs at the Henry Ford’s were restricted at some point, but we still managed to get some great shots, as well as the White Hall and at the US Capitol buildings. The tour was well-managed, and I think there is no room to make it better, it’s perfect the way it is. Thanks.

Frederick
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I travelled to many places in USA and discovered a lot everywhere. However, I found Niagara Falls highly exceptional. Now I realize how millions of tourists go to view the breathtaking waterfalls of this place.

Andr Sous
  • 50
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I was looking for a time off from work and from all the daily duties of this human race. My sister recommended this trip and I am extremely grateful to her and the Golden Bus Tours that made this trip happen.

Andrews
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My wife booked this tour and I went with her. A nice trip and we had time to sort out lots of issues in person. It was really entertaining. This was a 7 day tour to beautiful places that we had not seen though we are staying here over 2 years.

Gang
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I was looking for a time off from work and from all the daily duties of this human race. My sister recommended this trip and I am extremely grateful to her and the Golden Bus Tours that made this trip happen.

Kuang
  • 24
  • 5

We visited so many places while departing from Chicago in morning. The tour was of seven days and the tour agents described all the places we were about to visit in the entire tour. Everything was well organized. We visited Cleveland, Pittsburgh, Niagara Falls, Washington DC, and Baltimore, Philadelphia and New York and few others on our seven days tour.

Sean Flem
  • 23
  • 5

I really wanted to visit the Niagara Falls and finally as part of this package I did. The Golden Bus Tours was an amazing deal. The hotels were also great. It was the perfect package.

Shepherd
  • 22
  • 5

I had been on this tour venture and undoubtedly it was informative. I had a lot of fun and a legendary experience. My god, unbelievable but true that I saw so many vantage points and every moment was thrilling. The 7 day tour was valuable, every bit of it.

Nobleman
  • 21
  • 6

I always had a dream of visiting the Niagara falls and so, I am not lying when I say my dream came true. Excellent care and service from golden bus tours. Take a bow.

Melvin
  • 20
  • 5

Visit to Chicago was my childhood dream. I was very impressed with this city and always loved to view pictures of this beautiful city. I am happy to view this place in real.

Marcel
  • 17
  • 5

This was a planned tour with friends. The tour was good and the entire experience amazing. The accommodation was slightly disappointing when compared to the tour. This is still a very good tour.

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