9-Day Washington DC to New York, U.S. Capitol, Ottawa City, Montreal, Thousand Islands, Corning & Niagara Falls Tour (Free Airport Pickup - NY/NJ OUT)

Tour Code: GOL-WDC-160A
Duration: 9 Day(s) / 8 Night(s)
Tour Guide: Chinese, English
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9-Day Washington DC to New York, U.S. Capitol, Ottawa City, Montreal, Thousand Islands, Corning & Niagara Falls Tour (Free Airport Pickup - NY/NJ OUT)
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Overview

Experience: UNESCO, Family

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

Tour Guide:Chinese, English


Available Days :

Sun (2020-05-03 To 2020-11-22) | Sun (2019-05-03 To 2019-11-22)

Highlights :

Join the guided bus tour starting from Washington D.C. We will visit Lincoln Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, the Korean War Memorial, International Spy Museum, DC cruise, Washington Monument, the World War II Memorial, the Thomas Jefferson Memorial, Smithsonian Institution, Corning, Niagara Falls, Skyline Tower, Toronto, CN Tower, Lake Ontario, China Town, Thousand Island, Ottawa, Canadian museum, Rideau Canal, National War Memorial, Peace Tower, Montreal, Olympic Stadium, Quebec, Montmorency River, Montmorency River, Cambridge, Harvard University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, Old Trinity Cathedral, Hancock Building, Boston Athenaeum, Boston Park, Swan Lake Park, Boston harbor, New York City , One World Observatory, Hudson River, Wall Street, Trinity Church, New York Stock ExchangeTimes Square,Metropolitan Museum,Madame Tussauds and much more excitement.Good transportation and Professional tour guide will be provided to visitors.

Itinerary

The first day of the tour is only for your reference, the tour schedule is subject to change upon your arrival. Thanks for choosing your trip with us! Visitors will Arrive at Dulles International Airport (IAD), our professional tour guide will meet you at the Baggage Claim area. You will take our shuttle to the hotel and have some rest. Complimentary airport pick-up service is provided to visitors between 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM. You might need to wait for other visitors. Paid pick-up service is also available for the other time or other airports. Visitors who arrive at the hotel before 5:00 PM can enjoy an optional night tour ($25/person, minimum 4 people). Night stay will be at the hotel.

Complimentary transfer excludes service fee $10/per person

Hotel: Holiday Inn/Crowne Plaza/Shippen Place Hotel or Similar.


Attractions

Washington DC Night Tour, DC

Washington DC is the capital city of the United States and is also a popular attraction. With the help of Washington DC Night Tours, tourists can enjoy and see everything that the city has to offer.

ITINERARY:

(Summer Itinerary: Apply when DC cruise resume)

U.S. Capitol (Inside Visit, 90 mins) → Lincoln Memorial, Korean War Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial (40 mins) → White House (Outside Visit, 20 mins) → DC Sightseeing Cruise (Optional, 60 mins) → Freely visit and explore Smithsonian Institution Museums (150 mins, without tour guide's escort, Recommend National Air and Space Museum, National Museum of Natural History and so on.) → The tour guide will pick up the guest at the air and Space Museum to the dinner place.

We will also pass by The World War II Memorial, the Thomas Jefferson Memorial etc. 

Special Notes: DC Sightseeing Cruise is usually to be closed from Jan to Mar.

(Winter Itinerary: Apply when DC cruise closed)

U.S. Capitol (Inside Visit, 90 mins) → Lincoln Memorial, Korean War Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial (40 mins) → White House (Outside Visit, 20 mins) → Freely visit and explore Smithsonian Institution Museums (180 mins, without tour guide's escort, Recommend National Air and Space Museum, National Museum of Natural History and so on.) → The tour guide will pick up the guest at the air and Space Museum to the dinner place.

We will also pass by The World War II Memorial, the Thomas Jefferson Memorial etc. 

Special Notes:

1. DC Sightseeing Cruise is usually to be closed from Jan to Mar.

2. If U.S. Capitol closed to visitors, we will see the exterior of the building from outside. The Capitol Visitor Center is open to visitors from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday except for Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's and on Inauguration Day.

Hotel: Holiday Inn/Crowne Plaza/Shippen Place Hotel or Similar.


Attractions

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.

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.

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.

National World War II Memorial, DC

The World War II Memorial is memorial that was established in order to commemorate the fellow Americans who served the armed forces during the World War II.

Newseum, DC

It is one of the utmost communicating museums in the world; the Newseum experience also touches the development of electric communiqué from the birth of wireless, to the scientific tools of the existing and the upcoming. It’s unique.

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.

Smithsonian Institution, DC

The Smithsonian Institution is located in Washington Dc, USA with museums including world’s largest museum also known as Smithsonian museum and research centers. It is also called “United States National Museum”.

Thomas Jefferson Memorial, DC

This is a Thomas Jefferson Memorial; he served as the third president of the United States. This remarkable neoclassical building has been standing since 1943. It has been estimated that more than 2 million people visit the memorial each year.

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.

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 Night Tour, DC

Washington DC is the capital city of the United States and is also a popular attraction. With the help of Washington DC Night Tours, tourists can enjoy and see everything that the city has to offer.

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 arrive at one of Fortune Global 500’s headquarters, Corning, to visit the Museum of Glass, which is dedicated to the history, art, and science behind glassmaking. After lunch, we are going to see the renowned Niagara Falls. Overlooking American Fall, the Horseshoe Fall and the Bridal Veil Fall, you will be astounded by the deafening roar of the falls. It’s the combination of height and volume that makes Niagara Falls so beautiful.

Itinerary:

Corning Museum of Glass (Optional, 90 mins) → Niagara Falls State Park → Maid of the Mist (Optional, 30 mins) → US Niagara IMAX Movie (Optional, 30 mins) → Niagara Falls In-depth tour (Optional, 120mins, include Old Fort Niagara(60mins) and Whirlpool State Park(15mins) ) → Niagara Falls Night Tour (Optional, 90 mins)

 

Special notes:

1. If not join the Niagara In-depth Tour, you can stay at the Niagara Falls State Park with longer free time.

2. We will watch the IMAX Movie and take Niagara Falls Cruise either in U.S. or in Canada but for only once, which is subject to change upon actual situation.

3. Maid of the Mist usually opens during late April to early November.

4. If the Maid of the Mist is closes, we will visit Niagara Falls Jetboat (Optional, 60 mins) instead. Niagara Jetboat tour will be closed if the weather is extremer or river icy condition. Kids must be 4-year-old or above to be on board for safety concerns.

Hotel:Adam's Mark BuffaloOr Radisson Hotel Niagara Falls-Grand IslandOr DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Buffalo - AmherstOr equivalent


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.

Corning Museum of Glass, NY

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.

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.

Jet Boat Ride, Niagara Falls, NY

Niagara Falls is a very famous spot for tourists, one thing to do there is to go on a Jet Boat Ride. This is a very exciting thing to do in Niagara Fall as it is a really different experience.

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 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 In-Depth Tour

The Niagara Falls is probably the most famous waterfall in the world. People can get in-depth tours of the Niagara Falls at very reasonable rates. The duration of these tours may vary.

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.

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.

In the morning, guests will continue sightseeing in the Niagara Falls. We will cross the border to Canada through the Rainbow Bridge. You will also watch a dramatic 45-minute IMAX film which will further discover the culture and history of the Niagara Fall! Later, take the ride to the top of the Skylon Tower which is 775 feet above the falls! Relax and enjoy your meal at the 360-degree Revolving Dining Room. After lunch, guests will arrive in Toronto - the largest city and financial center of Canada

Itinerary:

Hornblower Niagara Cruise (Optional, 30 mins) → Skylon Tower, Lunch (Optional, 100 mins) → CN tower (Optional, 60 mins) → Mariposa Toronto Harbor Cruise (Optional, 60 mins) → Toronto Chinese Dinner (Optional, 60 mins)

If time allows, we will visit Ripley's Aquarium of Canada (Optional, 60mins).

We will also pass by: Rainbow Bridge, Toronto City Hall

Special notes:

1. We will take Niagara Falls Cruise either in U.S. or in Canada but for only once, which is subject to change upon actual situation.

2. Hornblower Niagara Cruise usually opens during late April to early November,

3. Admission to the Ride-to-the-Top and Indoor/Outdoor Observation Deck Niagara Falls attractions is FREE when dining at Skylon Tower.

Hotel: Crowne Plaza /Marriott/Don Valley hotel or Similar. 


Attractions

CN Tower, ON

The CN tower is a concrete communications tower and is 553 meters tall, it was built on old railway lands and was completed in 1976 and became the world’s largest freestanding structure.

Hornblower Niagara Cruise, ON

In the heart of Niagara Gorge, a thrilling boat tour takes travelers from Canada to Great Gorge. This exciting tour is known as Hornblower Niagara Cruise.

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, ON

Maid of the Mist Boat Ride is one of the most beautiful boat rides that you will ever have. If you happen to go on this ride then you will surely cherish it as one of the most memorable moments.

Mariposa Toronto Harbour Cruise, ON

If you want to see and enjoy everything that the Toronto Harbor has to offer then you should probably seek help from Mariposa Cruises. This service will give you a detailed tour or cruise of the Toronto Harbor that you should enjoy.

Niagara Falls, ON

Niagara Falls is situated on the border of Canada and the United States, this is why there is an other City of Niagara Falls that is situated on the Western Bank of the river in Ontario 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.

Ripleys Aquarium of Canada, ON

Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada is a public aquarium located in Toronto, Ontario. The aquarium is owned by Ripley Entertainment and is one of the three aquariums owned by the company.

SkyLon Tower Lunch, ON

At the Skylon Tower situated at the Niagara Falls in Ontario Canada, there lies a revolving restaurant which is about 775ft above the Niagara Falls. It gives one rotation per hour and meal is served with leisure.

Skylon Tower, ON

The Skylon Tower is located in the Niagara Falls at Ontario in Canada. It is headed towards the sky and gives a 360 degree of the Niagara Falls. The tower is 263 meters above the Niagara Falls.

Toronto City Hall, ON

Toronto City Hall represents the history of the city and the creation of itself. It has a volume of things for its visitors to learn about from Council Chambers to Podium Green Roof.

Toronto Dinner, ON

Toronto Dinner, especially the dinner cruise offers a unique dining experience. Visitors can dance and dine the night watching the sun set under the starry skies. The visitors are sure to spend a memorable evening on this breathtaking skyline watching the city’s waterfront and sounds from the harbor on the waterfront.

Toronto, ON

Situated along the south northern coast of the Lake Ontario, Toronto is great and culturally diverse. The green trees and ravines, trails and parks and recreation are the things attracting visitors in a great number.

Today in the morning, on a cruise boat you will be amazed by the beauty of Thousand Islands. While driving on Highway 401 along St. Lawrence River we will reach Ottawa, it is Canada’s Capital and political center. First, we will visit Canadian museum of history, here you will get a chance to explore country's rich cultural heritage. Then we will stop by Rideau Canal and visit the Parliament buildings, the National War Memorial and Peace Tower. Next, we will enjoy our dinner in Montreal. You will explore the European charm of the Old Montreal. After sunset, we will go to the grand Notre-Dame Basilica for night view and head to the hotel.

New itinerary for 2020

ITINERARY: 

Toronto → Thousand Islands → Canada Thousand Islands Cruise   & Thousand Islands Lunch (Optional, 75 mins) → Ottawa → National War Memorial (Canada), Ottawa Parliament (Outside visit, 30 mins) →Double Decker Montreal  (Optional, 60 mins) → Montreal → Old Montreal (30 mins) → Night View of Montreal Notre-Dame Basilica (Outside Visit, 15 mins)

Special Notes: We will not visit Thousand Island Cruise since it is closed in winter (usually it opens during late April to early November.

Note: Canadian Museum of Civilization will no longer with us from 01/01/2020.

Hotel: Best Western Plus/Hotel Gouverneur/Grand Times or Similar. 


Attractions

Canadian Museum of Civilization, ON

Canadian Museum of Civilizations is now known as The Canadian Museum of History. It is located in Ottawa, Ontario. It studies and preserves the human history of Canada their culture diversity.

National War Memorial, ON

It is a war memorial to commemorate the deaths of the Canadian people who died in the world war one. The height of the memorial is 70 ft. and the material used is granite and bronze.

Notre Dame Cathedral Basilica, QC

Notre Dame Cathedral Basilica is located in Old Montréal, Quebec, Canada, with its marvelous architecture. It is a functional church presenting historical glimpse and much more to the visitors.

Old Montreal, QC

The oldest part of Montreal city is called Old Montreal. It has impressive views and amazing people to meet with for the tourists. Strolling down the city will make the tour unforgettable.

Ottawa, CA

The city is situated on Ottawa River with its most marvelous tourist points like loveable large museums, Victorian style in buildings and its Centre Parliament Hill. A fantastic place for art lovers!

Parliament Hill, ON

The area of Crown Land on Southern Banks of Ottawa River is said to be as Parliament Hill. It is located in the province of Ontario.

Peace Tower, ON

A clock tower and focal bell sitting on the Centre Block’s central axis is known as Peace Tower. The tourists also know it with the name of ‘Tower of Victory’.

Rideau Canal, ON

The Rideau Canal or Waterway is a world heritage site due to its scenic waterway. It is also a living history because it is one of the oldest canals, still being operated by the old unique locks.

Thousand Island Cruise, ON

It is a cruise service which you can avail to tour the thousand islands. Through the boat you can see some of the best breath taking sites. During the tour information about each location is also provided. The tour is very famous hence is very crowded.

Thousand Islands, ON

It is a group of islands located in Ontario Canada, the exact number of islands are 1864. The length of these islands is 50 miles and they straddle the US-Canada border.

On the sixth day of the tour, we will head to Olympic Stadium in Montreal. You will witness the Olympic Park and enjoy to be on the top of Olympic Tower. The renowned Olympic Tower together with the Olympics stadium has become the symbol of the city. Then we will leave for Quebec and appreciate a Maple Syrup Theme Meal. We will visit Montmorency Falls in the afternoon, it will be the breathtaking experience for nature lovers as it is one-and-a-half times taller than Niagara Falls. Next, we head towards Quebec City. Its street signs, buildings, cafes, people’s dressing and the atmosphere will attract visitors by its rich French descent. You will feel the early days of New Franc while visiting Place Royale. You will also witness a large number of pieces of art at the Notre-Dame de Quebec Basilica-Cathedral and also adore to take pictures with the world’s most photographed hotel Château Frontenac and the Parliament Building. At night, we will tour around Parliament Building and the fortification of Quebec City. We will head back to the hotel for night stay.

New itinerary for 2020

Itinerary:

Canada Maple Sugar Shack Meal (Optional, 60 mins) → Montmorency Falls (Optional, 30 mins)  →  Old Quebec City Tour (Optional, 60 mins) →   Place d'Armes,  Chateau Frontenac  Hotel & Quebec City Notre-Dame Basilica  (Outside visit, 30 mins) → Quebec French Banquet  (Optional, 75 mins) →  Quebec City night tour (45 mins) : Fortification Wall of Quebec City, Parliament Building

Note: Montreal Tower Observatory will no longer with us from 01/01/2020.

Special notes: There is an extra charge of $3/person for bus admission and parking in the Montmorency Falls Park.

Hotel: Best Western Plus/Hotel Gouverneur/Grand Times or Similar. 


Attractions

Maple Syrup Theme Meal, QC

Maple Syrup theme meal is one of the most recommended meal to taste in Canada; along with the fact that there are few local specialties in the Quebec City which includes the famous Maple Syrup Meal. Taste the authentic Maple Syrup Meal and discover the secrets of this Canadian most recommended maple syrup meal.

Montmorency Falls, QC

Refers to the large water fall located at the river of Montmorency in Canada, the fall lies between the boundary of Quebec City and borough of Beauport, which is 12 km from the Centre of Quebec City.

Montreal Double Decker City Tour, QC

The Montreal Double Decker City Tour, QC offers top attractions to visit and the hop-on-hop-off feature. Visiting notable places such as Chinatown, Notre Dame Basilica, Crescent Street, Mount Royal Park, Old Montreal and Old Port are a few names that are visited on this city tour. If you choose evening tours, you can see Twilight sights.

Montreal Tower Observatory (Olympic Stadium), QC

Refers to the 165 meter tower, which is considered the tallest tower in the world which is inclined, the tower is tilted for about 45 degree as compared to 5 degrees of Leaning Tower of Pisa.

Montreal, QC

Refers to the largest city of Quebec, the city has the population of 1.65 million; however this population is according to the census of 2011. The population predominantly speaks French.

Notre-Dame-des-Victoires Church, QC

Located in the lower Quebec, Notre Dame Des Victoires is a small basilica. The building was begun in 1687 and completed in 1723. In 1929, it was declared a historical monument.

Old Quebec In-Depth Tour, QC

Old Quebec City is a popular attraction, many tourists visit it over the years. The best way to enjoy the city is to take guided and In-Depth tours. These tours are extremely detailed and will be highly enjoyable.

Olympia Village, QC

Presenting the amazing rural scenery of Quebec, Canada, villages with close to nature atmosphere, Olympia Village is cool place to visit. It also grants easy approach to Niagara Falls.

Parliament Hill, ON

The area of Crown Land on Southern Banks of Ottawa River is said to be as Parliament Hill. It is located in the province of Ontario.

Place Royale, QC

Place Royale is an ideal tour destination for the lovers of historical places. It is colorful place where different buildings look brighter at night.

Quebec City, CA

City of Quebec and capital city of Canadian province ‘Quebec’ is an ancient development. It is situated in the Saint Lawrence River valley. The vantage point reminds the history of the French civilization.

Quebec French Banquet, CA

Quebec French Banquet is one of the most frequently visited restaurants located in the city of California. The restraint is famous for its tasty French dishes.

Today in the morning, we will leave the hotel and head towards the US custom. You will enjoy a short stay at duty-free stores and a longer stay at the border then we will head towards Boston. First, we will visit the Harvard University at Cambridge; MA. Harvard students will guide about its history and much more. Here you will also visit its oldest campus district and enjoy taking pictures with the Statue of Three Lies - Harvard Statue. Next, you will enjoy walking around the campus of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and also get a chance to take pictures with its main building. You will enjoy dinner after arriving in Boston.Night stay will be at the hotel.

you may enjoy other meal instead of the lobster dinner in case of delays by U.S. Customs and Border entry procedure.

Hotel: Doubletree by Hilton/Four Points by Sheraton/Radisson or Similar. 


Attractions

(MIT) Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MA

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Massachusetts is a research based university, which is well-known for its intense and highly selective academics. There are 24 Nobel Prize winners and 22 Rhodes Scholars among the alumni of this institution.

Cambridge, MA

Cambridge is a city located in Middlesex County in the state if Massachusetts in the United States. The city is located in the north of Boston and was named “Cambridge” in honor of the University of Cambridge.

Harvard University In-depth Tour

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.

Harvard University, MA

Built in 1639, in Cambridge, MA, Harvard University is the oldest university in the United States. It is one of the most famous and highly ranked institutions in the world.

In the morning, fun will begin as soon as you board the cruise ship and enjoy a breathtaking view of the Boston harbor. The next stop is the old Quincy Market. The Market was also surrounded by dozens of restaurants for dining option with a variety of authentic cuisines, and absolutely, you cannot miss the famous New England clam chowder.

Itinerary:

Boston → Boston Harbor Cruise (Optional, 60 mins) → Quincy Market + Boston Lobster Meal  (60 mins,Lobster Meal Optional) → New York

Hotel: Crowne(or Ramada) Plaza/Sheraton/Hilton/Courtyard by Marriott or Similar. 


Attractions

Boston Harbor Cruise, MA

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.

Boston Harbor National Park, MA

The Boston National Park is a lot more than a beautiful recreational area. It is home to a Civil war-era fort that takes you back in time in history. It is also a beautiful spot with plenty of hiking trails to explore beautiful surroundings.

Boston Lobster Dinner, MA

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.

Boston, MA

Boston is one of the oldest cities of US, and the capital and the largest city of the state of Massachusetts. It is well known for being the center of education and culture due to it numerous International universities and colleges.

Quincy Market, MA

Located in the Faneuil Hall marketplace of downtown Boston, Quincy Market is a historic building that still presents itself as a souvenir marketplace and food court.

At a first glance, travelling around the entire of New York City seems like the mission impossible; however, our highly organized tour is especially designed for you: by visiting amounts of famous landmarks, you will learn more of the city’s unique history, culture, and the core spirit of the New Yorkers!

Itinerary:

NYC Trinity Church (Outside Visit) → Wall Street (25 mins) → Charging Bull (Taking Photos) → One World Observatory (Optional, 70 mins) → Liberty Cruise (Optional, 60 mins) → Times Square (20 mins) → U.S.S Intrepid (Optional, 60 mins) 

If time is available, we will additionally visit Madame Tussauds New York (Optional, 50 mins) → Metropolitan Museum (Optional,100 mins)  

We will also Pass by: the Fifth Avenue, Rockefeller Center, World Trade Center and so on.


Attractions

Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, NY

A maritime and military history museum with ships collection located in NYC is Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum. The museum is located in Manhattan.

Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, NY

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.

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 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.

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.


  • 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.

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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.

 Free Airport Pickup is available on this tour.

  Tour is inclusive of hotel accommodation.

  Inclusive of all taxes.

  Tour is accompanied by the tour guide.


What's Excluded

  Attraction Admission Info: The Senior person's age of Corning Museum of Glass has been updated to 62+years old.

  It is possible for rates to change without notice.

  Airport pickup service charges $10/person.

  Cash payments of admission fee for Optional Activities would be made to the guide. Optional activities price may change or can be different as displayed on the website.

  Though meals and drinks are not a part of the package the guide will arrange them upon request.

  Minimum service charge for the driver and the guide will be $10 per person per day. 

  Telephone services, laundry services, Alcoholic drinks and beverages are private room charges.

  Travel insurance.

  Additional personal expenditure.

Note: Customers should not buy admission tickets or passes on their own and use them on this discounted tours. In case they do, they will have to arrange their own transport.


Attraction Prices

Attractions Adult Child(3-11 yrs) Senior (65+ yrs)
Boston Harbor Cruise, MA $22.00 $17.00 $20.00
Boston Lobster Dinner, MA $32.00 $32.00 $32.00
Buffet/Group meal in East Coast. $22.00 $16.00 $22.00
Canadian Museum of Civilization, ON $23.00 $13.80 $20.71
CN Tower, ON $43.00 $31.50 $38.50
Corning Museum of Glass, NY $20.00 $0.00 $17.00
DC Cruise, DC $26.00 $18.00 $23.00
Harvard University In-depth Tour $14.00 $12.00 $14.00
Hornblower Niagara Cruise, ON $34.70 $23.40 $34.70
IMAX Theatre, Niagara Falls, ON $15.00 $11.00 $15.00
Jet Boat Ride, Niagara Falls, NY $69.00 $59.00 $69.00
Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, NY $25.00 $23.00 $25.00
Maid of the Mist Boat Ride, Niagara Falls, NY $19.25 $11.20 $19.25
Maple Syrup Theme Meal, QC $35.00 $29.00 $35.00
Mariposa Toronto Harbour Cruise, ON $29.50 $22.50 $29.50
Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY $25.00 $0.00 $17.00
Montmorency Falls, QC $3.00 $3.00 $3.00
Montreal Double Decker City Tour, QC $30.00 $25.00 $30.00
Montreal Tower Observatory (Olympic Stadium), QC $32.00 $16.00 $29.00
Niagara Adventure Movie, NY $15.00 $11.00 $15.00
Niagara Fall Scenic Tour, NY $45.00 $43.00 $35.00
Niagra Falls Night Tour, NY $30.00 $25.00 $30.00
Old Fort Niagara, NY $13.00 $6.00 $13.00
Old Quebec In-Depth Tour, QC $25.00 $20.00 $25.00
One World Observatory, NY $39.00 $32.00 $36.00
Quebec French Banquet, CA $37.00 $30.00 $37.00
Ripleys Aquarium of Canada, ON $44.07 $29.38 $29.38
SkyLon Tower Lunch, ON $45.00 $39.00 $45.00
Skylon Tower, ON $16.00 $10.20 $16.00
Statue of Liberty Cruise, NY $29.00 $17.00 $24.00
Thousand Island Cruise, ON $29.50 $18.00 $25.00
Thousand Islands, ON $29.00 $18.00 $25.00
Toronto Dinner, ON $22.00 $22.00 $22.00
USS Intrepid, NY $33.00 $24.00 $31.00
Washington DC Night Tour, DC $25.00 $15.00 $25.00

  • 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

  • Free Airport Pickup from IAD between 9:00 AM to 10:00 PM. For Domestic arrivals meet the guide at the baggage claim area and at Waiting Area for the international flight.
  • Paid pickup service is available for 24 hours. $120 from(IAD/DCA), $200 from(BWI) for 1 or 2 persons and $10 per additional person will be charged.
  • Customers can have the option to Self-check-in of the hotel room after 4:00 PM.

Return Location

  • Kindly book your flights to depart from New York JFK, LGA, EWR after 7:00 PM. Free Drop off only at the time mentioned before.
  • 87 Bowery St, Chinatown, Manhattan, New York, NY 10002
  • 135-20 39th Ave, (Flushing Sheraton) Flushing, NY 11354
  • 715 H Street, NW At 6th St. NW, Washington DC 20001

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

Cancellation and Refund Policy

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.

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.

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

ann
  • 26
  • 4

A very well organized trip from start till end. It was simply perfect. I traveled with my family members. All of us enjoyed a lot specially waterfalls and a day at New York. Professional guide, utilization of time, good selection of places. I will definitely plan my next tour with this tour service. Time punctuation is highly appreciated.

Rosely
  • 15
  • 6

A wonderful long trip, I enjoyed it thoroughly. A highly organized and well plannedtour. The driver and tour guide were helpful and friendly people they give us information about every place. We visited many places. the best thing about this trip was meal planning, we tried all famous food. Accommodation was good, but can be improved. Highly recommended.

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