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2-Day Philadelphia, Washington DC Tour from New York/New Jersey

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Our Price: from $76 (per person, based on double occupancy) Available: Daily Depart from: New York, NY; Jersey City, NJ; Edison, NJ; Flushing, NY; East Brunswick, NJ; Brooklyn, NY Highlights:  Visit Washington, DC (White House, Lincoln Memorial, Bureau of Engraving and Printing, Capitol 360 Panorama Tour), Philadelphia (Independence Hall, Independence National Historical Park, Liberty Bell). Inclusions: 1 night hotel accommodation

Day 1: New York - Philadelphia - Washington DC (236 miles)

Today, we will visit Philadelphia to spend time at Independence Park, where we will see Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell. Afterwards we will continue on to Washington, DC to take a Capitol 360 tour including a visit inside of the US Capitol. Then we will visit the White House(outside), the Lincoln Memorial, the Korean War Memorial and the Vietnam War Memorial. In the evening, we can also take the DC Night Tour.

One of the most historically significant cities in the United States, Philadelphia was the first capital of the U.S.The City of Brotherly Love draws history buffs and lovers of culture from all corners of the globe!

  • This National Historical Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania serves as a way of preserving important Revolutionary War sites for future generations. Called "America's most historic square mile," this 55-acre park in the "Old City" district is not to be missed.
  • (Outside Visit) One of Philadelphia's most famous landmarks, Independence Hall in Independence National Historical Park is the location where both the Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution were debated, written, and ratified by the Founding Fathers of the USA.
  • (Outside Visit) The famously cracked Liberty Bell is a sign of American Independence and spirit. Located at Liberty Bell Center in Philadelphia, PA, this symbol of the American Revolution was crafted in 1752-- more than 250 years ago.

The capital of the United States of America sits on the scenic Potomac River. Monuments, museums, and Americana characterize this historic city, which is located in the District of Columbia between the states of Maryland and Virginia.

  • We will get to the top of the Capitol building with a 360-degree view of the whole Washington DC, where we can see the FBI headquarters, CIA, IRS and other office buildings. Then we will also visit inside of the Capitol building.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $55; Child (3-12 yrs) $40; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $55
  • The famous United States Capitol is the meeting place of the US Congress, and has been for more than 200 years. The building is famous for its elaborate dome and intricately designed, detailed columns.
    If the US Capitol is closed, we will replace with the U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial and United States Air Force Memorial.
    Opening Hours: Mon - Sat, Closed on Sundays, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas, New Year (1/1) & President's Inauguration Day
  • (Outside Visit) The world-famous White House in Washington, DC is the official residence of the president of the United States and the place where most of the work is done. The facade of this neoclassical mansion is a global icon.
  • This iconic American monument honors the 16th president of the United States. Abraham Lincoln was president during the American Civil War, and is most famous for the Emancipation Proclamation that freed all of the slaves in the US.
    Duration: Approx. 40 Minutes
  • This memorial commemorates those who served for the United States in the Korean War. It is located south of the Reflecting Pool at the National Mall. The simple memorial is triangular in shape will a circle at the top.
  • This memorial in Washington, DC serves as a place to remember the American soldier who were lost or killed during the tumultuous Vietnam War. Originally controversial in design, the simple memorial has become a shrine for the American people.
  • We will visit World War II Memorial, Washington Monument, Air Force Memorial, , and also outside visit the Pentagon.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $25; Child (3-12 yrs) $15; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $25

Standard Hotel: Comfort Inn, Holiday Inn or equivalent

Day 2: Washington DC - New York (226 miles)

Today, we will sightsee in Washington, D.C., and inside visit Bureau of Engraving and Printing (If closed, visit International Spy Museum for instead). In the afternoon, we will take open-top bus at own expenses and go to visit Madame Tussauds Wax Museum. After that, you can free to visit Smithsonian Institution.

The capital of the United States of America sits on the scenic Potomac River. Monuments, museums, and Americana characterize this historic city, which is located in the District of Columbia between the states of Maryland and Virginia.

  • Although the Mint in DC is closed to tours, the nearby Bureau of Engraving and Printing still offers visitors a look inside the moneymaking process. Visitors can learn about the history of US currency and see bills being printed.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $26; Child (Under 11 yrs) $16; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $21|Opening Hours: 9:00am - 6:00pm
  • (Optional if time permits) The Washington, DC arm of this worldwide phenomenon is a sight to behold. Amazingly and sometimes eerily lifelike figures line the halls of this art museum in the form of celebrities and politicians both famous and infamous.
  • Dedicated to all things espionage, the International Spy Museum houses exhibits and collections that detail the history of spying. It features many informative films and interactive activities, like Spy in the City, an GPS-based scavenger hunt.
    Opening Hours: 9:00am - 7:00pm
  • Centered on the National Mall, the Smithsonian Institution is a series of museums dedicated to research and spreading knowledge. Some of the most notable Smithsonian museums are the National Air and Space Museum and the Museum of American History.
    Opening Hours: Mon - Sun 8:30am - 5:30pm

 

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