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7-Day New York City, Washington, D.C., Niagara Falls & Boston Tour from New York - In-Depth
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Product Code: 208-5720
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Highlights

  • • New York City
  • • Washington, DC
  • • Niagara Falls
  • • Boston
  • • Corning Museum of Glass
  • • Capitol Hill
  • • 6-night hotel accommodations
  • • Professional tour guide
  • • Ground transportation
  • • Cave of wind
Tour Code
208-5720
Duration
7 days
Departure City
New York
End City
New York, Boston
Tour Type:
Bus/Coach
Language:
Chinese, English
IS THIS TOUR FOR ME?

Experience: UNESCO, Family

Visit locations designated as World Heritage Sites by the United Nations; Enjoy activities and tours that are perfect for the whole family

Style: Escorted

Tour director/guided escort is available from the beginning to the end of the vacation

Group Type: Standard group

Tour with fellow travelers from all over the world

Quality: Standard

Travel with professional guides, enjoy more time at attractions and/or stay at comfortable accommodations

Accessibility: Partly accessible

Tour has wheelchair accessible vehicles/attractions for foldable wheelchairs

Itinerary
Day 01
New York

New York City

Hotel: DoubleTree by Hilton Newark Airport / Hilton Newark Airport / Wyndham Garden Hotel Newark Airport / Crowne Plaza EWR / From 3/16/2018: Ramada Plaza Newark/Crowne Plaza Newark or similar

Your adventure starts when you arrive in New York; there you will be warmly greeted by your tour guide and transferred to your hotel. Guests arriving no later than 4:30pm (LGA), 5:30pm (JFK), and 6:30pm (EWR) will have the opportunity to join our exclusive New York Night Tour at their own expense.


Visiting Attractions

Admission Fees

Activity Price Additional Information
New York Night Tour $25.00/Adult; $15.00/Child(3-12); $25.00/Senior(65+)
  • All mandatory fees must be paid in cash to the tour guide and tickets cannot be pre-purchased separatedly.
  • Any optional activities you wish to join must be paid to your tour guide in cash.
Day 02
New York

New York City

Hotel: Double Tree by Hilton Newark Airport Hotel / Hilton Newark Airport Hotel / Wyndham Garden Hotel Newark Airport / Crowne Plaza EWR / From 3/16/2018: Ramada Plaza Newark/Crowne Plaza Newark or similar

Spend the entire day exploring New York City with visits to Wall Street, Trinity Church, Federal Hall, the Ground Zero of Former World Trade Center, One World Trade Center, Statue of Liberty,Visit the Intrepid Sea, air and space museum(only from 3/15/2018) , and Metropolitan Museum. Bus passes by Rockefeller Center, 5th Avenue, as well as St. Patrick Cathedral.

Tips:
Guests wishing to join the tour on this day may join us at the Chinatown McDonald's, 262 Canal Street, New York, NY 10013. Please contact the local operator for the exact time.

Admission Fees

Activity Price Additional Information
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum and Space Shuttle Pavilion(after 3/15/2018) $26.00/Adult; $21.00/Child(6-12); $22.00/Senior (65+)
One World Trade Center $34.00/Adult; $28.00/Child(12-); $32.00/Senior(65+) Departure from Mar 16th 2018, $34.00/Adult; $28.00/Child(6-12); $32.00/Senior (65+)
Liberty Cruise $29.00/Adult; $21.00/Child(3-12); $26.00/Senior(65+)
Metropolitan Museum of Art $25.00/Adult; Free(accompanied by adult)/Child(12-); $17.00/Senior(65+)
  • All mandatory fees must be paid in cash to the tour guide and tickets cannot be pre-purchased separatedly.
  • Any optional activities you wish to join must be paid to your tour guide in cash.
Day 03
Lancaster

New York City - Princeton University - Philadelphia - Lancaster - Maryland

Hotel: Hilton Gaithersburg / Crowne Plaza Rockville / Holiday Inn Gaithersburg / Sheraton Reston,VA / From 3/16/2018: Holiday Inn Gaithersburg/Hilton or similar

We'll depart for Philadelphia in the morning, stopping along the way at the campus of Princeton University. Our tour of Philadelphia features the Liberty Bell & Independence Hall.

After that, we'll go to Lancaster, home of the oldest Amish settlement in the US. Join us for a guided tour of the Amish market, farm houses and horse carriages (own expense). We'll stay overnight in Maryland, just outside of Washington, DC.

Admission Fees

Activity Price Additional Information
Amish Village Guided Tour $22.00/Adult; $15.00/Child(12-); $21.00/Senior(60+)
  • All mandatory fees must be paid in cash to the tour guide and tickets cannot be pre-purchased separatedly.
  • Any optional activities you wish to join must be paid to your tour guide in cash.
Day 04
Washington, DC

Washington, DC

Hotel: Hilton Gaithersburg / Crowne Plaza Rockville / Holiday Inn Gaithersburg / Sheraton Reston / From 3/16/2018: Holiday Inn/Hilton or similar

Our full-day tour of Washington, D.C. begins with a view of the White House from the outside, followed by Jefferson Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, Washington Monument, Vietnam War Memorial, Korean War Memorial, the Smithsonian. You can take the optional Washington DC in Depth Tour including the Capitol Hill (Inside visit), Library of congress (Inside visit), Supreme Court (Photo stop), The Pentagon(only before 3/15/2018, photo stop).

Tips:
We'll stay overnight in Maryland, just outside of Washington, DC.

Admission Fees

Activity Price Additional Information
Washington In-Depth Tour $25.00/adult; $10.00/child; $18.00/senior (65+)
President Museum $23.00/adult; $22.00/child (3-12); $23.00/senior (65+)
  • All mandatory fees must be paid in cash to the tour guide and tickets cannot be pre-purchased separatedly.
  • Any optional activities you wish to join must be paid to your tour guide in cash.
Day 05
Niagara Falls, NY

Washington, D.C. - Corning Museum of Glass - Niagara Falls

Hotel: Quality Hotel & Suites at The Falls / Sheraton at The Falls / Days Inn / Millennium Hotel / From 3/16/2018: Quality Hotel Niagara Falls or similar

Departures before 3/14/2018
Leaving the District of Columbia, we'll visit the Corning Museum of Glass (admission not included) to see how glass is made. We'll arrive in Niagara Falls in the late afternoon. We will visit the American Falls, Horse Shoe Falls, and the Bridal Veil Falls. Later Niagara In-Depth Tour: Whirl Pool, and the Old Fort of Niagara. You can also enjoy the charming night view of Niagara Falls.

Departures from 3/15/2018
Leaving the District of Columbia, we'll visit the Corning Museum of Glass (admission not included) to see how glass is made. We'll arrive in Niagara Falls in the late afternoon.Geared-up rain poncho & Sandals into the stormy Zone: The Cave of Wind. Later Niagara In-Depth Tour: Whirl Pool, and the Old Fort of Niagara. You can also enjoy the charming night view of Niagara Falls.

Tips:
All performances begin at 10:00 pm and are subject to change. Fireworks performances are weather permitting and may be canceled due to poor weather conditions like high winds or rain.

Please note that “Maid of the Mist” and “Cave of the Winds” will be closed from 11/2/2017 due to weather condition. As a replacement, we will watch IMAX waterfall film (own expense).

Admission Fees

Activity Price Additional Information
Niagara Adventure Theater Movie $15.00/Adult; $11.00/Child(4-12); $15.00/Senior(65+)
Niagara In-depth Tour $25.00/Adult; $15.00/Child(12-); $22.00/Senior(65+);
Cave of the Winds(after 3/15/2018) $17.00/adult; $14.00/child (6-12); $17.00/senior (65+)
Corning Museum of Glass $19.50/Adult; Free/Child(17-); $16.60/Senior(55+) Departure from Mar 16th 2018, $18.00/Adult; Free/child(17-); $15.30/Senior (65+). It will be closed on major US holidays (such as Thanksgiving, Christmas(12/24 & 12/25) and New Year).
  • All mandatory fees must be paid in cash to the tour guide and tickets cannot be pre-purchased separatedly.
  • Any optional activities you wish to join must be paid to your tour guide in cash.
Day 06
Boston

Niagara Falls - Boston

Hotel: Holiday Inn Tewksbury / Sheraton / Crowne Plaza / From 3/16/2018: Holiday Inn/Sheraton or similar

We'll begin with a trip to Goat Island for a full panorama of Niagara Falls. During the summer months, a ride on the thrilling Maid of the Mist (own expense) is highly recommended. Then it's off to Boston, a vibrant city renowned for its world–class cultural facilities, top-rated learning institutions, and its central role in the history of the American Revolution. Don't miss out on the Boston lobster dinner (own expense).

Admission Fees

Activity Price Additional Information
Boston Lobster Dinner $32.00/Adult; $32.00/Child(12-); $32.00/Senior(65+)
Maid of the Mist $18.25/Adult; $10.65/Child(6-12); $18.25/Senior(65+) The optional tour is available from April/May - October depending on the weather.(It is not available in winter)
  • All mandatory fees must be paid in cash to the tour guide and tickets cannot be pre-purchased separatedly.
  • Any optional activities you wish to join must be paid to your tour guide in cash.
Day 07
Boston

Boston - New York

At the top of today's itinerary is the campus of Harvard University, followed by a tour of Copley Square, including the world-famous landmarks Trinity Church and John Hancock Tower. Then we'll pass Massachusetts State House, Common Park, Boston Massacre Site, the Tea Party Site along the way.

Our final stop is Quincy Market, where you can sample some of the local specialties, or do some last–minute shopping. Our journey ends here. You may depart directly from Boston or return to New York City by motor-coach.



Admission Fees

Activity Price Additional Information
Harvard University Campus Tour $16.00/Adult; $8.00/Child(12-); $12.00/Senior(65+) Departure from Mar 16th 2018, $16.00/Adult; $8.00/Child(6-12); $12.00/Senior (65+).
  • All mandatory fees must be paid in cash to the tour guide and tickets cannot be pre-purchased separatedly.
  • Any optional activities you wish to join must be paid to your tour guide in cash.
Please note that order of day-to-day itinerary is adjustable depending on tour start day.

US side only: A Canadian visa is NOT required to join this tour.

Pick-up Details/Transfers
【Airport Pick-Up】
We provide complimentary airport pick-up between the following hours:

John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK): 8:30am - 10:30pm
LaGuardia Airport (LGA): 8:30am - 10:30pm
Newark Liberty International Airpot (EWR): 10:30am - 10:30pm

The above time is flight arrival time. If your flight is delayed, cancelled or you arrive after the times indicated due to any reason, no complimentary pick-up service will be offered. For those arriving outside the above hours, please contact us for a quote.

Claim your baggage first, then wait at the baggage claim area for the escort. For flight arrival at JFK Terminal 1 or 7, meet our escort at Hudson News book store. Do not wait at the baggage claim area.

Customers who arrive in the same period of time will be picked up together. You may have to wait for other guests for better pick-up arrangement.Thank you for your understanding.

【Non-Airport Pick-Up】
Guests who are already in New York City may join the tour at 138 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10013 or 136-28 39th Ave, Flushing NY 11354. Please note your preference in the comments section of the online booking system.

【Airport Drop-Off】
Please book a flight departing from Boston after 1:00pm.

If you are taking the bus back to New York City, be sure to book a flight departing after the following times:
Domestic
JFK and LGA: after 7:00pm
EWR: after 8:30pm
International
JFK and LGA: after 8:30pm
EWR: after 9:30pm

【Non-Airport Drop-Off】
With advance notice, guests may also be dropped off at the following locations:
Flushing Sheraton Hotel: 135-20 39th Avenue, Flushing, NY 11354: approximately 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Chinatown McDonald's: 262 Canal Street, Chinatown: approximately 6:30pm
WHAT'S INCLUDED

Package Includes

  • Complimentary airport pick-up and drop-off
  • 6-night hotel accommodations
  • Ground transportation in air-conditioned motorcoach
  • Professional tour guide

Package Excludes

  • Airfare and other transportation fees from your home to the airport
  • All personal expenses, additional hotel services and meals
  • Service Fee for tour guide (minimum $8.00/day per person)
  • Optional tours (prices and availability subject to change):
Special Notes
  • The sightseeing schedule is for your reference only. The order of attractions visited is subject to change.
  • The first four rows of the bus are VIP seats. Please select one of the related options according to your choice.
  • Guests who forgo the New York City Tour with the group to explore the city on their own and still need transportation between New York City and the hotel must pay a $20.00/Person fee(round trip: $40.00/person). If you don't pay this fee, you must arrange your own transportation in New York City that day.
  • We recommend that you book your flight tickets after you've received confirmation from Tours4Fun (normally within one to two business days).
  • To ensure that we don't exceed capacity, baggage per person is limited to one check-in and one carry-on. A USD 5 fee will be charged for each additional piece of luggage.
  • Do you need to visit relatives and friends while you are on a tour? Do you need more time to explore New York? We provide you with additional hotel services before and after the trip, to provide more convenient services for your travel!
  • Add hotel before the tour, only $80.00/room/night you will get the following services * One pick-up service for the designated airport at a given time per order (for details, please see the pick-up service) * One night at Ramada Plaza Newark hotel which is just 10 minutes drive from Newark Airport * Follow the bus to Manhattan in the morning of the following day (sign up with the tour guide) * $20.00/person for the car fare. You can follow the bus from Manhattan to return to the hotel to have rest (sign up with the tour guide). Notice: transportation service fee $8.00/person/time.
  • Extend hotel after the tour for only $80.00/room/night. You will get the following services
  • * One night at Ramada Plaza Newark which is about 10 minutes' drive from Newark Airport * Pay an additional $50.00/room delivery fee to get drop-off service at JFK/EWR/LGA (see Airport Pick-up service for details) Notice: For additional hotel nights on major holidays (for example: Christmas, New Years, etc.), please send inquiries separately."
  • Depending on your arrival time, your hotel room may not be available until the afternoon. Most hotels allow check-in between 1:00pm-3:00pm, however some charge a fee for early check-in. Please check at the hotel desk to see if you may store your luggage at the hotel if you wish to explore the city on your own before check-in.
  • Please Note:
    1. Guests are not allowed to use a CITY PASS and admission ticket purchased by themselves to join the sightseeing attractions included in this tour.
    2. Guests who do use a CITY PASS or admission ticket purchased by themselves, will not be offered the transportation service for that day, and will possible need to pay a penalty fee. Please consult your tour guide for details.
  • Language: This tour is escorted by a professional bilingual tour guide and/or driver guide (English/Chinese). Tours and/or languages may be combined to operate this tour depending on the number of passengers who have booked a particular departure.
  • This tour/activity is overseen by a select local operator in the region. Upon booking your tour or activity and after receiving confirmation, you will be issued an e-ticket detailing the local operator's name and contact information. If you require assistance finding a specific tour, please contact us for more information.

Pricing Info

Your reservation is always subject to confirmation by email, normally within one to two business days.

Buy 2 Get 3rd & 4th Discounted
*The third/fourth guest joins the tour at a discounted rate (except applicable admission fees, mandatory tips, optional activities, and own expense items) on shared room basis.
*For buy 2 get 3rd & 4th discounted promotion, please choose the actual passenger numbers so that we can reserve the bus seat for each passenger.
*** Standard Amendment, Cancellation and Refund Policy applies to discounted-fare passenger based on triple or quadruple price.
*No-shows will be assessed a penalty fee $280.00 per passenger, that is to be paid in cash by the other participating travelers of the reservation.
*Price for Single Occupancy applies when one person stays in one standard hotel room.
*Price for Double/Triple/Quadruple Occupancy applies when two/three/four people stay in one standard hotel room respectively.
*Triple/Quadruple price does not guarantee a third/fourth bed in the room since each room is equipped with 2 beds. Please check the availability at the time of check-in.
*Child enjoys the same price as adult as the 3rd/4th person in one room.
*Maximum room capacity: 4 people including adult and child/infant.
*Please bring your own safety seats for children under 2 years old and baby boosters for children 2-7 years old.

Reservation Info

    1.Immediately after submitting your reservation you will receive a Receipt of Reservation via email.
    2. Within one to two business days of submitting your reservation you will receive a confirmation email from us. If you need to book an airline ticket, we recommend that you do so after you receive a confirmation of your tour reservation from us.
    3. An E-Ticket will be sent to you via email as soon as details of your reservation are confirmed or your supporting information is received by us. We will provide you with all detailed information about your tour on the E-Ticket. Contact information for local tour provider will be included on E-Ticket for your convenience or re-confirmation purpose if re-confirmation is required.
    4. Simply print your E-Ticket and present it with your valid photo ID on the day of your activity to your tour guide. Please remember E-Ticket is your proof of purchase.

Terms and Conditions

    - Your purchase does not guarantee confirmation. Your purchase will initiate a reservation process. We will confirm with you via email within one to two business days.
    - Prices may vary due to availability. We reserve the right to make price adjustment without prior notice.
    - Please refer to our Standard Amendment, Cancellation and Refund Policy before you make reservation.
    - Please refer to Customer Agreement before you make reservation.
    - Local tour provider reserves the right to make modifications to tour arrangements including order of tour activities, hotel and its location if deemed necessary.
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    We enjoyed all the tools specially the hotels which would add prime location. in Niagara the hotel was just steps away from the falls.our coach was very knowledgeable and patient

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How many people are in the group tour minimum? 12/01/2017 18:08:32
Tours4Fun 12/01/2017 18:25:42

Hello Can,

Minimum number in a group will range from 25-30 travelers.

Thank you for your inquiry.

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do you have a december 20 onwards tour for the 7 day new york code 208-5720.are we goin back again to new york after the tour 08/28/2017 15:31:46
Tours4Fun 08/28/2017 16:04:33

Dear Jose,

Thank you for your inquiry.

We currently offer this tour every Monday and Friday of December as well as Fridays in January.

To place your order for a reservation online, simply select your desired tour start date and the number of rooms you need/ travelers you are booking for on the upper right portion of the tour information page, then click on "BOOK NOW".

Please reply to this email or call us at 1-866-933-7368 (US & Canada) or 1-626-389-8668 (International) if you have further questions.
Our hours of operation are: 24 hours a day, Monday~Sunday, Pacific Standard Time.


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Cristal
Customer Service Rep

I will be traveling with my husband from Jakarta Indonesia. We are interested to join 7 days NY, Philadelphia, Washington, Niagara Falls, Boston tour. Few questions: as we will be in NY already so we will only start the tour from day 2 and joining it from 138 Lafayette Street in NYC, also we have our own accommodation in NYC. We would like to join the Capitol Hill inside tour as well as Library of Congress inside tour and we need transport to return from Boston to NYC at 51 West 86 Street NY. Thanks 08/20/2017 03:19:30
Tours4Fun 08/20/2017 09:09:45

Dear Vivi,

Thanks for your interest on Tours4Fun.

If you wish to join the tour on this day, you may join us at the Chinatown McDonald's, 262 Canal Street, New York, NY 10013. Please contact the local operator for the exact time.

You can take the optional Washington DC in Depth Tour including the Capitol Hill (Inside visit), please tell your guide in advance and pay it in cash on tour.

Here are non airport dropoff points:

Flushing Sheraton Hotel: 135-20 39th Avenue, Flushing, NY 11354: approximately 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Chinatown McDonald's: 262 Canal Street, Chinatown: approximately 6:30pm
Please leave a note for your dropoff point when booking.

Thanks for your inquiry.

Best Regards,
Elsa
Customer Service Rep

What are the travel dates on these packages? 08/16/2017 03:01:25
Tours4Fun 08/16/2017 05:12:12

Dear Joan,

Thanks for your interest at Tours4fun.

Simply select your desired tour start date in calendar to check the availability on the upper right portion of the tour information page.

For any further assistance, you may also contact our customer service team at
Tel: 1-866-933-7368 (USA & Canada)
Tel: 1-626-389-8668 (International)
(24 hours a day, 7 days a week)

Best Regards,
Brigitte
Customer Service Rep

Does this tour include visiting inside Independence Hall? If not, are there any of your East Coast tours that do? 08/08/2017 17:48:24
Tours4Fun 08/09/2017 00:50:46

Dear Valerie,

Thank you for your inquiry.

We currently do not offer a tour going inside the Independence hall.

You will have at least 15 minutes to be able to take pictures outside the building.

http://www.tours4fun.com/7-day-new-york-philadelphia-washington-dc-niagara-falls-boson-in-deepth-tour.html

To place your order for a reservation online, simply select your desired tour start date and the number of rooms you need/ travelers you are booking for on the upper right portion of the tour information page, then click on "BOOK NOW".

Please reply to this email or call us at 1-866-933-7368 (US & Canada) or 1-626-389-8668 (International) if you have further questions.
Our hours of operation are: 24 hours a day, Monday~Sunday, Pacific Standard Time.



Best Regards,
Cristal
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