Day 1 Washington D.C. - Philadelphia
Pick up all the passengers, and then we will head to Washington D.C. and go to the National Mall (also
known as the Capitol Hill). The National Mall sees millions of visitors and protestors every year, but it
has also played as host to many history-making events. Next, we will visit the Lincoln Memorial. This
grand monument overlooks the Reflecting Pool, the Washington Monument and the U.S. Capitol. Inside,
the 19-foot marble statue of the 16th president is flanked by inscriptions of his Second Inaugural Address
and the famous Gettysburg Address. Additionally, we will stop at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial and the
Korean War Memorial. The two monuments honor members of the U.S. armed forces who fought in the
wars. Then visit the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum. We will take a glance at the human
aviation and space heritage as well as have a vision of space travel in the future through thousands of objects on display, including the 1903 Wright Flyer, Charles Lindbergh's Spirit of St. Louis, the Apollo 11
Command Module Columbia, and a lunar rock you can touch. Later we can take photos with backdrops of
the White House and the U.S. Capitol due to the visit limitation for the public. Along the way, you will
also see and pass by the Thomas Jefferson Memorial, WWII Memorial and more.
Head Northeast, we will visit Philadelphia where known as the birthplace of American democracy. At the
Independence National Historical Park, tour guide will arrange a free time for guests to walk around.
Inside the Independence Hall, you will have a special moment of standing exactly where the Declaration
of Independence and the Constitution were signed. You also won’t miss the Liberty Bell which is
recognized for its famous crack. Go beyond the iconic crack to learn how this State House bell was
transformed into an extraordinary symbol. You will also see the Statue of Washington, Congress Hall, and
many other great attractions. Last but not least, we will go to downtown to visit Liberty Observation
Deck, which is the only observation deck in Philadelphia. Guests will stand on the shoulder of
Philadelphia's 'giant', Benjamin Franklin, to see the historic city through a splendid 360-degree view.
Hotel: Sheraton/Hilton/Doubletree/Crown Plaza/Radisson/Hotel Somerset/Holiday inn or equivalent.
Day 2 New York City Tour
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 to feel the core spirit of the New York,
by visiting amounts of famous landmarks and museums to learn more of its unique history, and shopping
in the world top-brand boutiques! By stepping up to the Empire State Building, guests could overlook the
beautiful view of the central park and the entire of New York City. Empire State Building stood as the
world's tallest building for nearly 40 years, and has been surpassed in late 1970. Its name is derived from
the nickname for New York, the Empire State. Nowadays it is still the most famed landmark of the city of
New York. Also, Guests will have a chance to take a sightseeing cruise on the Hudson River to enjoy the
city from a totally different view, as well as take pictures with the backdrops of Statue of Liberty and
Brooklyn Bridge. In addition, USS INTREPID, the national heritage that costs $120 million, is reopen for
visitors. Concorde supersonic airliner and a variety of aircrafts will be all in the exhibition for the guests
to visit. Wandering around the world's famous financial and securities trading center – Wall Street, taking
pictures with the symbol of New York Stock Exchange - Charging Bull, and visiting Trinity Church,
Times Square, Madame Tussauds’. Of course, we will not miss the famous Metropolitan Museum of Art.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is the largest art museum in the United States with collections of more
than 2 million works of art. In the end of the day, our tour bus will take guests see around the Fifth
Avenue, Rockefeller Center, Ground Zero and the new construction of WTO - Freedom tower. . .
Hotel: Sheraton Stamford/Hilton Stamford/ Holiday Inn Stamford/Holiday Inn Bridgeport or equivalent
Day 3 Yale University - Boston
Starting early in the morning, we will visit Yale University to view its Gothic Style campus and to learn
the interesting history of this colonial school. Walk around where students live and study, visit one of the
most famous libraries in world on Yale campus (ONLY public area of the school is available to visit
during exam time). After enjoying a wonderful red lobster feast in Boston, we will travel to the city of
Cambridge, MA and visit the Harvard University. Here, you will find Harvard’s oldest campus and take
pictures with the statue of John Harvard, known as the “Statue of Three Lies”. Also, we have a chance to
take pictures with the backdrop of MIT’s main buildings. Later, go sightseeing in the Boston city. We will
pass by the old Trinity Cathedral, the Hancock Building, the Boston Park, Prudential Center, and Boston
Public Library along the way while overlooking the gold dome of the State House. Take the Boston
harbor cruise in the afternoon, overview this old city and explore its fascinating history. Spending time in
Quincy Market, where you can shop for souvenirs or try the famous local food - New England clam
Hotel: Clarion Hotel/Holiday inn or equivalent.
Day 4 Upstate New York - Niagara Falls
Driving along with the Erie Canal with crossing over upstate of New York, we will be heading to the
magnificent Niagara Falls. In Niagara Falls, guests will be amazed by the deafening roar of the American
Fall, the Horseshoe Fall and the Bridal Veil Fall! Go face-to-face with the pounding waters of Niagara
Falls and get soaked with the mist from the thundering water when you are strolling in the State Park.
Here, we will continue our tour in Niagara Falls by the famous Maid of the Mist boat ride (Winter
Closed) which takes passengers as close to the falls as possible. Absolutely, you won’t miss the "Niagara:
Legends of Adventure", a dramatic 45-minute IMAX film on the new 45ft×25ft screen, to discover the
history and culture of the Niagara Falls. In addition, there will be an exciting thundering water cultural
show – a Native American Dance Show for guests to enjoy the gorgeous traditional singing and dancing!
In the evening, guests can freely arrange the night time - walking around the state park to watch the falls
illumination or trying your lucks in the casino. In some days, if you are not tired, you may have a chance
to watch fireworks on the falls at 10 o’clock (depends on Niagara Bureau schedule)
Scenic Hotel: Quality Inn & Suites at the Falls/Days Inn at the Falls/Holiday Inn at Niagara Falls or equivalent.
Day 5 Niagara Falls - Washington, D.C.
In the morning, you can choose either: A. to stay in the Falls Park for self-exploration till returning the hotel,
or, B. to take Niagara Falls In-depth Tour (Tour fee: $25/person, including $13 of the admission ticket). This
interesting and exciting tour includes two popular attractions: the magnificent natural wonder - Niagara
Whirlpool State Park and the U.S. historic landmark - Old Fort Niagara. The Niagara Whirlpool’s greatest
depth is 125 feet. It is estimated the whirlpool formed approximately 4,200 years ago by the upstream erosion
of the Niagara escarpment by Niagara River. Old Fort Niagara is a rich historic landmark; it spans more than
300 years. Its commanding presence on the great lake caused it to play a critical role in the French and Indian
War, the American Revolution and the War of 1812. The gorgeous Lake Ontario lies behind the Fort. Go back
to the hotel after dinner.
***If you do NOT want to take the bus back to Washington D.C., you can choose to leave at Buffalo
Airport. (Please book flight departing after 13:00.)
Scenic Spots Notes
(1) Itinerary will be subject to traffic and weather. The sequence of the attractions might be changed
according to actual and practical situation for better service.
(2) In case of attraction closures (due to holidays or construction, etc.), tour guide may make some
necessary changes to the itinerary accordingly.
(3) This tour does not accept any City Pass or your own tickets for the attraction. Guests need to
purchase admission tickets from tour guides.
Fee and Charges
(1) If the weather condition, war, general strikes and other unforeseen circumstances interrupt the journey,
our company reserve the right to rearrange the journey without refunding the tour fee.
(2) If visitors cannot join the tour because of personal reason, the fee for hotels and transportation is not
Tour fee exclude: the meals, attractions tickets, service fee ($8 per person per day), and any private costs
(such as hotel telephone charges, laundry etc. are not included in the tour fee).
Optional Admission Package (For Your Reference Only)
*Price and schedule are subject to seasonal change without notice.*
| Philadelphia & New York
|One Liberty Observation Deck
|Empire State Building
||$27(free 5 & under)
|Madame Tussaud’s Wax Museum
|Connecticut & Boston
|Yale University Tour
|Boston Harbor Cruise
|Maid of the Mist
|Native American Dance Show
|In-depth Niagara Tour
||Service Fee Per Day Per Person
Drop off and pick up time
OR Drop off at BUF Airport (please book flight departure after 13:00）
||460 Hungerford Drive Rockville, MD 20850 (MEIXIN Supermarket)
||610 F St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20004
(Paid 24-hour airport transport service is also available: For IAD/DCA passengers, $120 per first two
persons with $10 for each additional person. For BWI passengers, $200 per first two persons with $10 for each additional person.)