Eastern US & Canada Discovery with New York City
About Canada, New York
Savor the diversity and enchantment of the great cities of the Northeast and Canada on this enticing vacation featuring a boat cruise and visits to the most important monuments. Begin your trip in exciting Boston, where your sightseeing tour focuses on historic sites such as the Old North Church and the Old State House. There’s also leisure time to browse through Faneuil Hall and Quincy Market. Then it’s on to romantic Québec City, Canada’s only walled city and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Your Québec City tour with a Local Guide features the Place d’Armes, the ancient Palace Royale, and the Plains of Abraham. Next, continue to Montréal, Canada’s second-largest city, for a sightseeing tour, a visit to Notre Dame Basilica, and an afternoon at leisure.Drive west to beautiful Ottawa, Canada’s capital, where you’ll see the Canadian Mint, Parliament Hill, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Stables, and other famous sites on your guided tour. Next is the cosmopolitan city of Toronto, Canada’s largest city, for a sightseeing tour and free time. See magnificent Niagara Falls on a Maid of the Mist cruise before returning to the U.S. to visit Lancaster, Pennsylvania, home of the religious Amish and Mennonite communities. Enjoy a traditional Amish feast and learn about the Amish faith, culture, and way of life. Next, travel to Washington DC, where your tour features Washington DC’s famous monuments and government buildings. Your vacation ends in New York City with two overnights, a tour of the city, and time to explore the city on your own.
BOSTON Sightseeing tour; harbor cruiseFRANCONIA NOTCH See the White MountainsQUÉBEC CITY Sightseeing tour; [LF] special dinner on Ile d’Orléans in a restored flour mill MONTRÉAL Sightseeing tour; visit Notre Dame Basilica OTTAWA Sightseeing tour; visit the [LF] Royal Canadian Mounted Police Stables TORONTO Sightseeing tour NIAGARA FALLS Sightseeing cruiseLANCASTER Traditional Amish feast; [LF] visit an Amish family WASHINGTON DC Sightseeing tour including Arlington Cemetery tram tour; farewell dinner PHILADELPHIA Visit the Liberty Bell and Independence HallBOSTON-NEW YORKBy Amtrak trainNEW YORK CITYSightseeing famous sites; Harbor Cruise
BOSTON Sheraton Boston Hotel (F)QUÉBEC CITY Hilton Québec (MD)MONTRÉAL Delta Montréal (SF)OTTAWA Lord Elgin Hotel (F)TORONTO Westin Harbour Castle Hotel (D)NIAGARA FALLS Doubletree Fallsview Resort & Spa (SF)LANCASTER Marriott at Penn Square (SF)WASHINGTON DC Capital Hilton (SF)NEW YORK CITY Sheraton New York Times Square (SF)
Breakfast (B) daily, 4 three-course dinners (D) including an Amish feast in Lancaster and a farewell dinner in Washington DC
NOTE:Enjoy the spectacular fall colors of the Eastern U.S. and Canada on our special Fall Foliage departures: September 17-October 15 (if Mother Nature permits).