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    New York + East Coast Tour: 10 days organized tour

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    Joel Fulleda
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    The organized tour that we want to present to you today is ideal for those who want to learn about the most fascinating stages of the American Northeast: ten days are the perfect measure to get to know cities on the American east coast such as Boston, Washington, New York, Philadelphia, without missing out on intermediate excursions such as the mighty Niagara Falls, the Amish village of Lancaster, the Canadian leg of Toronto and the visit of smaller cities such as Stockbridge, Baltimore e Gettysburg.



    Who - for fear of missing something between one stage and another - does not feel able to organize such a rich and varied trip independently, and therefore wants to participate in this tour New York + East Coast, you can receive the information and clarifications you wish by writing directly to our affiliated tour operator who manages this package. Below is the link to the form for requesting information.

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    Index

    • New York + East Coast travel itinerary
      • Days 1-2: New York
      • Day 3: Boston
      • Day 4: Stockbridge
      • Day 5: Toronto and Niagara Falls
      • Day 6: Lancaster
      • Day 7: Gettysburg and Baltimore
      • Day 8: Washington
      • Days 9-10: Philadelphia and New York
    • Accommodations along the route (summary)
    • Optional Activities (Summary)
    • The fee includes
    • The fee does not include

    New York + East Coast travel itinerary

    Below is a summary of what awaits you during this tour of the Northeast USA 10 days. We will also report the planned accommodations and optional activities not included in the price.

    Days 1-2: New York

    The first two days are dedicated to the Big Apple, the most representative city of all the United States: New York. Manhattan is teeming with neighborhoods to be discovered: starting from the unmistakable triumph of lights of Times Square, you absolutely cannot give up visiting the Theater District, Broadway, then the colorful districts of Chinatown and Little Italy, the lively fashion currents that you breathe in SoHo and TriBeCa, New York's dizzying skyscrapers, elegant Greenwich Village and much more.



    You can explore the city with the help of a New York guide, but you will also have time to turn it freely, choosing to explore what intrigues you most: the important thing is to try to get as much as possible into the atmosphere of the "City that never sleeps"! As optional activities not included in the final price, the tour operator recommends the cruise Liberty Cruise, or the helicopter flight over New York. Or a visit to the Rockefeller Center… the possibilities are truly endless.

    • Overnight (2 nights) at Sheraton New York Times Square or similar

    Day 3: Boston

    The third day of your tour on the US west coast includes a morning departure (7.30 am) for one of the oldest and most fascinating cities in the United States: Boston! This city, which you will visit with your guide, is rich in history from the times of the settlers to those of the War of Independence, of which it was one of the main stages.

    The Boston stop also includes some free time, during which the Freedom Trail, a walk that is a 200-year journey through American history, is highly recommended. The day also includes a visit of Cambridge, where renowned universities such as Harvard and MIT are located. Dinner at a local restaurant is included in the price!

    • Overnight at Boston Park Plaza or similar

    Day 4: Stockbridge

    After breakfast, a long drive through the streets of Massachusetts awaits you, with a stop in a lovely New England town. Stockbridge, with its traditional houses along Main Street made famous by the paintings of the painter Norman Rockville, who lived here and exercised his artistic discipline.



    The journey continues through the hilly landscapes of New York State, through the thriving region of the gods Finger Lakes, famous for its wine production. The arrival at Niagara Falls is scheduled for the evening: in the homonymous Niagara Falls (Canadian side) you will have the opportunity to spend a beautiful evening waiting to see the falls up close.

    • Overnight (2 nights) at Hilton Hotel and Suites Niagara Falls or similar

    Day 5: Toronto and Niagara Falls

    Since you are on the other side of the Canadian border, why not take the opportunity to head to the state-of-the-art city of Toronto? In fact, the tour includes a morning visit to the well-known Canadian metropolis, which with its contemporary architecture will leave you stunned: you will see the Skydome Stadium and the CN Tower, practically the symbol that makes the city known all over the world. The guided tour also includes a visit to the Eaton Center and the Queens Terminal in the city center. On the way back to Niagara Falls, a food and wine stop in the Canadian wine region.

    As soon as you return, you can finally get on the Hornblower boat, the Canadian twin of the Maid of the Mist. For those who wish, it is also possible to take a scenic helicopter flight over Niagara Falls, to see the falls from a breathtaking perspective, but the activity is optional and not included in the price. Dinner in the hotel's panoramic restaurant is included in the package, but the view of the falls is priceless!


    Day 6: Lancaster

    Today you will take another long journey, headed to Lancaster, where the community resides Pennsylvania Amish one of the most important in the whole of the United States. The day tour is entirely dedicated to discovering the uses and traditions of this ancient and important religious community of German origin, which settled in the USA in the first half of the eighteenth century: to identify with such a particular lifestyle, nothing better than visiting a farm Amish with a local guide. Dinner at the hotel is included in the price.


    • Overnight at Lancaster Marriot at Penn Square or similar

    Day 7: Gettysburg and Baltimore

    During the trip to Washington you can visit two cities that are usually not mentioned together with the most famous cities of the East Coast, so much so that they remain out of the classic tours: Gettysburg e Baltimore. The first is known for having been the battlefield of a bloody confrontation of the Civil War, in 1863: you will visit this place, where over 50.000 people lost their lives. Before arriving in Washington you will have a chance to visit Baltimore, which rises on the banks of the Patapsco River in Maryland. As an optional activity (not included in the price) it is possible to take a night tour of Washington, a city that you will explore the next day.

    • Overnight (2 nights) at the Omni Shoream Hotel or similar

    Day 8: Washington

    You will spend the eighth day discovering Washington, the capital of the United States, a city that has entered the common imagination as the American political center. The guided tour program includes an itinerary at a time of the most important places of interest in the city: the White House, the Capitol, the Lincoln Memorial, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial and Arlington Cemetery. The rest of the day is free, but it is advisable to spend some time to observe the immense Library of Congress, one of the largest in the world.

    Days 9-10: Philadelphia and New York

    After visiting the current American capital, today we will visit a city rich in history that was the first capital of the stars and stripes: Philadelphia, the "City of Fraternal Love". You will visit the green area of ​​the Independence National Historical Park, which preserves some monuments that symbolize in an exemplary way the most important events of the American War of Independence, in particular the Liberty Bell and the Independence Hall, where President Jefferson proclaimed American independence.

    Lunch included in the price. The stop in Philadelphia is the last before returning to Manhattan, where the arrival is expected at 17 pm: the afternoon and evening are free. The next day, after breakfast, the return flight from New York Airport is scheduled.

    • Overnight at Sheraton New York Times Square or similar

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    Accommodations along the route (summary)

    I nights provided will be in the following hotels or similar structures:

    • Sheraton New York Times Square (3 nights)
    • Boston Park Plaza (1 night)
    • Hilton Hotel and Suites Niagara Falls (2 notti)
    • Lancaster Marriot at Penn Square (1 night)
    • Omni Shoream Hotel (2 nights)

    Optional Activities (Summary)

    All of the following optional activities they are not bookable in advance and must be paid locally.

    • Night Tour a Washington
    • Niagara Falls helicopter tour
    • Liberty Cruise
    • Helicopter flight over New York
    • Georgetown and Alexandria tour

    The fee includes

    • Transfer from the airport to the hotel and vice versa
    • Return flight to New York from Milan and Rome (including taxes). If the departure is from other cities there is a supplement
    • 9 nights in a first class hotel
    • Medical insurance (with maximum € 250.000)
    • 9 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 3 dinners
    • Visita guidata in spagnolo a New York, Boston, Niagara Falls, Toronto, Gettysburg, Washington D.C., Philadelphia
    • Amish Experience Tour
    • Hornblower Niagara Cruises boat ticket
    • Air-conditioned coach
    • Porterage service in all hotels

    The fee does not include

    • Tip of $ 3 per day per person to the driver and $ 4 per day per person to the guide
    • Meals not listed in the "The fee includes" section
    • Travel cancellation insurance (optional) 5%
    • Optional excursions
    • Extras and everything that is not included in the program

    Note

    • Il tour New York + East Coast is reserved for children aged 8 and over
    • If there are children under 2 in a room with 17 adults, they pay the reduced rate, while adults pay the rates per person in a double room
    • The eventual extension of the tour with the vacation on the Riviera Maya in Mexico can result in a considerable increase in the price (both for travel by air and for the cost of ground services

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