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19 Night 20 days Exhaustive East & West coast
DAY 01 - ARRIVE AT NEW YORK
Welcome to the "Big Apple, The City That Never Sleeps"—New York is a city of superlatives: America's biggest; its most exciting; its business and cultural capitals; the nation's trendsetter. It is one of the world's major centers of commerce and finance.
Upon arrival at the airport, driver will meet you and transfer you to the hotel. Airport transfers from JFK will be from 11 am to 2 pm. Should you arrive after this time you can take a taxi to the hotel or please see optional section for rates for transfers.
After arrival at the hotel, check in, take some time to freshen up and meet in the hotel lobby for transfer to dinner (approximately 7.30 pm), following which we will head to Times Square.
Known as "The Crossroads of the World" and "The Great White Way," Times Square NYC is one of the most popular commercial intersections in the world. Located in central Manhattan at the junction of Broadway and Seventh Avenue, it is home to top destinations such as ABC's Times Square Studios, and Planet Hollywood. More than a 300,000 people pass through iconic Times Square NYC every day.
Free Time at Times square. You can opt to see Madame Tussauds wax museum in Times square or The Ride, an interactive bus tour while at Times Square or go atop the Empire
State Buildings 86th floor for a spectacular view of New York Skyline (Refer to optional section for details and pricing).
Transfer to hotel for overnight stay. (D)
DAY 02 – NEW YORK CITY TOUR WITH STATUE OF LIBERTY & ONE WORLD OBSERVATORY
After breakfast, we proceed for a Full day city tour of New York. First, we will head to Battery park for a 15 min ferry ride to see
USA’s famous landmark, “Statue of Liberty”. This is one of the most
recognized symbols of freedom and democracy in the World. The Statue was a gift from France to USA in 1885. Tour the grounds and take pictures with Lady Liberty.
We will proceed back to Battery park to continue with our guided city tour with our tour guide. We will take a photo stop at iconic Wall Street bull. This is a 7001-pound structure at the financial district in Manhattan, depicting a charging bull, the symbol of aggressive financial optimism and prosperity.
Later we drive through Rockefeller Center, Ground Zero, United Nations and Trump tower.
We will then proceed to visit One World Observatory. It is located at the top of the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere. Its stands where the iconic Twin Towers stood, also referred to as Ground Zero. The experience will go beyond the view as you can explore three levels of the Observatory filled with innovation and inspiration.
Transfer to restaurant for dinner.
After dinner transfer to the hotel for overnight stay. (B, D)
DAY 03 - NEW YORK – WASHINGTON
After breakfast, we check out of the hotel and drive towards Washington DC (4 hrs. drive)
On arrival at Washington DC, the capital of Usa you will be met by an experienced tour guide for a 4-hour guided city tour.
Washington DC is the capital city of the United States of America. It is a city of monuments, memorials, historic neighborhoods and museums. We will take photo stops at the White House, the home of the President of the USA,
Lincoln Memorial, Supreme Court, the Capitol Building, Union Station, World War II Memorial Building, Pentagon, Washington Monument, Congress Library.
After the city tour, we will visit the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum. The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum maintains the largest collection of historic air and spacecraft in the world. The museum features 22 exhibition galleries, displaying hundreds of artifacts including the original Wright 1903 Flyer, the "Spirit of St. Louis," and the Apollo 11 command module. The National Air and Space Museum is a must-see for visitors to Washington, DC. It is the most visited museum in the world and appeals to all ages.
Proceed to dinner before checking into hotel. (B, D)
DAY 04 - WASHINGTON – NIAGARA FALLS (USA) via HERSHEYS CHOC. FACTORY
After breakfast, we check out of the hotel and drive towards Harrisburg, where we will visit the Hersheys Chocolate Factory (approximately 4 hours drive).
Hershey is the largest manufacturer of chocolate in the world. Discover all things chocolatey and fun at Hershey's Chocolate World Attraction! Embark on a journey to learn and see how chocolate is made on a tour ride, and shop for one-of-a-kind souvenirs and gifts, and have a chocolate inspired adventure.
After visit to Hershey Choc factory we will drive towards Niagara Falls (USA side). (approximately 5-hour drive). Sit back, relax and enjoy the views of the American countryside with windmills and dairy farms.
Upon Arrival into Niagara, transfer to restaurant for dinner. After dinner transfer to hotel. Overnight in Niagara (D)
DAY 05 – DISCOVERY PASS / SHOPPING
After breakfast, we will board the famous boat, “Maid of the mist”. This boat ride takes close and around the American and Horseshoe Falls.
Later, proceed to The Cave of the Winds, (Seasonal) which takes you closer to the waters of Niagara Falls than you thought possible. You will ride an elevator 175 feet (53 meters) deep into the Niagara Gorge. Then, clad in a bright yellow poncho and
wearing the special footwear provided, you will walk over a series of wooden walkways to the famous "Hurricane Deck". As you stand at the railing, you are a mere 20 feet (6 meters) from the billowing torrents of the Bridal Veil Falls.
Visit Niagara Adventure Theater. This 40-minute film, on a 45-foot screen, by Oscar Winning producer Keith Merrill, delivers a captivating story of Niagara Falls explorers and daredevils via historic footage and contemporary, cutting-edge photography.
Next on to Aquarium of Niagara, the Aquarium of Niagara features eight unique marine mammals, seven Humboldt Penguins and over 40 exhibits for you to see, enjoy and absorb.
The Niagara Gorge Discovery Center, also known as the Schoellkopf Geological Museum, is located on the American side of Niagara Falls showcases the natural history of the Falls and the Niagara Gorge via the ancient rock layers and minerals.
Be back at the hotel late afternoon to be transferred to Outlet Malls for shopping. 2 hours of shopping time before we proceed to dinner.
After dinner, you can opt to walk to the falls to watch the Niagara Illumination. Walk back to hotel. Overnight in Niagara. (B, D)
DAY 6 - DEPARTURE FROM NIAGARA/ ARRIVAL INTO ORLANDO
After breakfast proceed to Buffalo airport for your flight to Orlando.
Arrive into Orlando, you will be transferred to hotel. Take some time to freshen up and then head for dinner.
Overnight in Orlando (D)
DAY 07 - DISNEY’S MAGIC KINGDOM
After breakfast wait for the hotel shuttle to take you to Walt Disney’s Magic Kingdom
Disney World, the most magical place on Earth, concentrates all its beauty and splendor in one place: Main Street, USA in Magic Kingdom. Town Square introduces itself as the grandiose appetizer to all Main Street. Enjoy full day at Magic Kingdom. In the evening board the shuttle for transfer back to hotel. Dinner at restaurant.
Overnight in Orlando (B, D)
DAY 08 - DISNEY’ S EPCOT
After Breakfast, head to Disney’s Epcot center where you can touch the future and travel the world with an amazing array of attractions and live performances. This is an area of 260 acres devoted to past achievements and the future of technology. World showcase offers a kind of permanent World Fair, with pavilions devoted to eleven countries. Transfer back to hotel via hotel shuttle. Walk to restaurant for dinner.
Overnight in Orlando (B, D)
DAY 9 - DEPARTURE FROM ORLANDO – 3-day Cruise (B)
After breakfast, you can choose to go to Disney water park Blizzard Beach for half a day (bonus feature, included in the cost) or depart for the Cruise Port for your 3-day Bahamian cruise.
Escape to the beautiful islands of the Bahamas. Let the freedom and relaxation of the sea come to life as you enjoy a treatment in the spa, roll the dice in the casino or parasail/snorkel.
Cruise is not included. Please contact us to book.
We recommend Carnival cruise lines (Carnival Liberty cruise ship for this ITN)
DAY 9, 10, 11, (on cruise)
DAY 12 - ARRIVAL INTO ORLANDO FROM CRUISE - SEAWORLD
You will be met by driver at cruise port and transferred to hotel. Keep your bags at hotel and take the hotel shuttle to SeaWorld.
Aquatic world come alive at SeaWorld in Orlando. Experience one-of-a-kind attractions, thrilling rides and up-close animal interactions.
Enjoy full day at SeaWorld. In the evening take the shuttle for transfer back to hotel. Head to dinner at restaurant.
Overnight in Orlando (B, D)
DAY 13 - DEPARTURE FROM ORLANDO – ARRIVAL INTO LAS VEGAS
After breakfast, check out from hotel for flight to Las Vegas.
Arrive in Las Vegas - 'The Sin City', as it is often called. You will be met by driver at airport and transferred to hotel. Arrival transfers will be between 11 am and 1 pm. Should you arrive after this time you can take a taxi to the hotel or please see optional section for rates for transfers.
In the evening, meet at the lobby to be transferred to the helipad for a magnificent Helicopter ride over Las Vegas. Experience the magnificence of the Las Vegas Strip from a front row seat in the sky. Board a state-of-the-art helicopter and fly over legendary landmarks including the New York-New York skyline, the fountains of Bellagio, the Eiffel Tower of Paris and the Clock Tower in St. Mark's Square of the Venetian.
Soar over the Roman Empire of Caesars and the space beam of the Luxor pyramid. Reach the end of the Strip and continue past the Stratosphere to the historic Downtown Las Vegas. After the tour you will be transferred to restaurant for dinner.
We will proceed for a tour of Las Vegas Strip after dinner. You will get a view of the Las Vegas glitz and glamour. We will visit the famous “Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas” sign for a Photo op and stop by the famous dancing fountains of Bellagio.
Next on the list of will be Freemont Street, which will wow you with 12 million LEDs flashing under a four-block-long canopy, complete with zip liners flying overhead. You’ll
see the gleaming exteriors of the Venetian, Caesars Palace, Mandalay Bay, Mirage, Aria, Wynn and Paris Las Vegas.
Transfer back to hotel, overnight in Las Vegas (D)
DAY 14 - DAY AT LEISURE
The day is at leisure for you to spend how you wish. Explore the entertainment capital of the world by visiting the many casinos or strolling along the strip shopping at the many designer shops.
You can also o take optional tours to the Grand Canyon West Rim, which is about 4 hours away or Red Rock Canyon which less than an hour away from Las Vegas. Please refer to the optional tours section for tour descriptions and pricing.
In the evening, you can opt to see one of the Vegas signature shows, either Mystere show or David Copperfield Show. Refer to optional tours section for pricing.
Meet driver at hotel at designated time for transfer to restaurant for dinner. After transfer to the hotel for overnight stay. (D)
DAY 15 - LAS VEGAS TO LOS ANGELES
Today we check out of the hotel and depart for Los Angeles, 'The City of Angels'. (approximately 5-hour drive). Upon reaching Los Angeles, proceed to Santa Monica.
Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a balance as a tourist destination and as an area with a thriving local culture. Enticing for visitors from around the world, Santa Monica includes both mountain and beachfront views. Santa Monica Pier
provides an ideal spot for family fun, including amusement rides, a video arcade and restaurants. Climb aboard the pier’s Ferris wheel, or take a spin back in time on a 1920’s carousel.
After Santa Monica, proceed to Los Angeles for dinner and transfer to the hotel for overnight stay. (B, D)
DAY 16 - UNIVERSAL STUDIOS
After breakfast, we will we go for a city tour of Los Angeles. Los Angeles is home to Mann's Chinese Theatre is famous for its permanent collection of handprints, footprints and signatures of movie stars such as Elizabeth Taylor, Marilyn Monroe and many others, Hollywood Walk of Fame, Beverly Hills & Rodeo Drive.
See where the star’s shop and browse in exclusive shops like Fred
Hayman, Giorgio Armani, Gucci. Some of the magnificent homes
of selected movie stars. Next to Beverly Hills is Century City, the business center of the entertainment industry and home of 20th Century Fox Movie Studios. Following our city tour transfer to Universal Studios.
Universal Studios, the largest Film and Television studio in the world., where the greatest moments from movies and television come to life, like the reality shattering, all-new Terminator 2; 3D, starring the cast of Terminator 2. Plus, have your worst nightmare come true when a man-eating T-Rex attacks you on the Jurassic Park ride.
In the evening transfer to restaurant for dinner. After dinner transfer to the hotel for overnight stay. (B, D)
DAY 17 - LOS ANGELES –TO SAN FRANCISCO VIA MONTEREY
After breakfast check out of the hotel and drive towards San Francisco via Monterey & 17 Mile Drive. (approximately 7 hrs drive
We will travel on the scenic California’s Pacific Coast Highway to the beautiful Monterey Peninsula, famous for its spectacular ocean views, and historical past. We will drive through the famous 17-mile drive and see Pebble Beach. Photo stops will be made along this gorgeous drive.
We will arrive into San Francisco, proceed to dinner and then check into hotel. Overnight in San Francisco (D)
DAY 18 - SAN FRANCISCO CITY TOUR WITH BAY CRUISE/SILICON VALLEY
After our breakfast at the hotel today we meet in the hotel lobby and proceed to Silicon Valley.
Silicon Valley is the hub of the high-tech revolution, it has become synonymous with larger-than-life entrepreneurs, overnight fortunes, high-flying companies, and the dazzling digital products that transform the lives of billions of people. We will take you to the Apple Employee, Store, Facebook and Oracle. Please note that we will only be visiting areas where the public has general access.
After the tour we will meet with the tour guide for a guided tour of the city of San Francisco. Enjoy the narrated tour with photo stops and enjoy great views and famous attractions such as the Golden Gate Bridge. Travel through the Golden Gate Park and enjoy seasonal flower displays, bison grazing and pass windmills overlooking the Pacific. Enjoy neighborhoods dotted with colorful Victorian homes. Learn about San Francisco’s early settlements, from Native Americans, to Spanish missionaries and the frenzied days of the Gold rush as you drive through the once infamous Barbary Coast.
Your entry to the Golden Gate Bay Cruise boat tour is included. The Bay Cruise is San Francisco’s original bay cruise adventure, sailing since 1939. You can experience superb views of the notorious Alcatraz Island and Golden gate bridge. You’ll learn about this city’s rich cultural history as you cruise past the area’s most famous landmarks.
After bay cruise we will proceed to dinner and later to hotel for overnight stay (B, D)
DAY 19 - DEPARTURE FROM SAN FRANCISCO - (B)
Breakfast at the hotel. Check out of the hotel before 11AM and proceed to SFO airport for your flight back home or to your next destination.
OPTIONAL COSTS – SIGHTSEEING
Madame Tussauds wax museum (times square) general admission tickets only:
Get up and close with your favorite celebrities at New York City's Madame Tussauds in Times Square. This is the only place where you can become a Ghostbuster, a superhero and a celebrity all in the same day.
The ride, Tickets (evening) only $95 pp
THE RIDE is an immersive multimedia sightseeing adventure. See New York City’s most iconic landmarks unfold before your very eyes from our custom-designed, multi-million- dollar vehicle. A licensed Navigator and deeply researched narration will glide your attention from site-to-site along the Midtown Manhattan and Upper West Side route with support from THE RIDE’s unique, patented technology. This tour departs from 45th Street, between Broadway & 8th Avenue in front of the stage doors of the Marquis Theatre in Midtown Manhattan.
Empire state bldg. 86th floor tickets only $55 pp
The Empire State Building is located on the west side of 350 Fifth Avenue in Manhattan, between 33rd and 34th Streets. This building is so large that it was assigned its own ZIP Code. Go atop the 86th floor of this majestic building for a spectacular view of New York.
Helicopter ride over Manhattan (15 min) : $255 PP
Take a flight that you will remember for a lifetime! Departing from the Downtown Manhattan Heliport, the Classic Manhattan Tour begins at the majestic the Statue of Liberty, followed by the world-famous Manhattan Skyline. Price excludes $35 per person helipad fee to be paid directly.
Beast Ride - $45 PP
Ride a rollercoaster on the water with this beast ride. The Beast has 1400 BHP- horsepower with two ZF 3000 marine gears powered by twin Hamilton Jets, allowing the boat to rocket through the water at up to a heart-pounding 40 knots (about 45 mph).
Grand Canyon West Rim Motor Coach - $145.00 pp
This tour will take you to the West Rim of the Canyon by bus. There is a stopover at the Hoover dam for 30 mins for photos. Relax and spend time in the beautiful surroundings of Eagle and Guano Point. Feel free to hike the trail at Guano Point leading to the highest point where the scenic vantage offers a majestic view of the Colorado River, or just simply relax and enjoy the peacefulness that the Grand Canyon West Rim has to offer. Hotel pickup/drop off and lunch at the Grand Canyon is included. The tour duration is approximately 11+ hours.
Grand Canyon West Rim with Skywalk - $190 pp
Add skywalk tickets to the above tour. The Skywalk at the Grand Canyon West Rim is a platform made of glass. While standing on this, the rim of the Grand Canyon is 70 feet behind you. The other side of it is 3 miles in front of you. There is nothing but 2,000 feet of air between you and the bottom of the Grand Canyon.
Grand Canyon West Rim Air Tour - $230.00pp
The Highlights Air Tour takes guests on a 70-minute airplane tour from Las Vegas and shows you the unique beauty and contours of the western rim of Grand Canyon. Aboard the aircraft - specially-equipped with oversized windows - you will witness amazing aerial views of Lake Mead, Hoover Dam, The Colorado River, and Grand Canyon West. Hotel pickup and drop off is included.
Red Rock Canyon tour - $175 pp
Only 15 miles west of Las Vegas, Red Rock Canyon is the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of the Vegas Strip. On the tour of Red Rock Canyon, you will see the rugged beauty of shockingly red rock formations and the sandstone peaks of Keystone Thrust.
Mystere show: Starting at $135 pp depending on date and seating
David Copperfield show: Starting at $142 pp depending on date and seating