New York - Princeton - Philadelphia - Lancaster - Washington DC (372 miles)
In the morning, we will visit the Princeton University, the world-famous Ivy League university in New Jersey. Later on, we will continue to Philadelphia and take a tour outside the Independence National Historical Park, home to the Old Capitol Building, Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell. We will take the Double Decker Bus to tour around the city. Our last stop of the day will be the Amish Farm and House to learn about Amish history and heritage. We will stay overnight in Washington D.C.
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!
Independence National Historical Park
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.
Old Capitol Building
Part of the American independence hall, a George style red brick building in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. From 1790 to 1800, it served as the capital of the United States in Philadelphia, the building is home to the United States congress, and the earliest congress office building in the United States.
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.
Opening Hours: 9:00am - 7:00pm
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.
Opening Hours: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Double Decker City Bus Tours
Experience the unique history and beauty of Philadelphia from the top of a modern double-decker bus. The open-top tours of the city offer the most spectacular views and provide entertaining live commentaries from fully-trained and friendly guides.
Princeton is known for the Ivy League Princeton University. The campus includes the Collegiate Gothic–style University Chapel and the broad collection of the Princeton University Art Museum are popular spots to see.
Princeton University, one of the nation's oldest universities and member of the Ivy League. Princeton students will be the tour guide showing the campus to you.
Lancaster is a city located in South Central Pennsylvania which serves as the seat of Pennsylvania's Lancaster County and one of the oldest inland towns in the United States. The city's primary industries include healthcare, tourism, public administration, manufacturing, and both professional and semi-professional services.
The Amish Farm and House
This authentic Amish farm in Lancaster, PA is more than 300 years old, and an educational experience for the whole family. This 25-acre farm is dedicated to teaching people about the Amish lifestyle in a fun and constructive way.
Admission (Optional): Adult $29; Child (3-12 yrs) $19; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $28|Opening Hours: Closed Thanksgiving Day, December 25, January 1.
Standard Hotel: Comfort Inn, Holiday Inn or equivalent
Washington DC - New York (226 miles)
Today, we will be sightseeing in Washington, D.C. and visit some of its must-go attractions. We will visit the White House (from outside), the Lincoln Memorial, the Korean War Veterans Memorial and the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Then, we will pass by the Jefferson Memorial, the Washington Monument, and the World War II Memorial. Customers will take a DC in-depth tour to visit the Capitol Hill and the Library of Congress. We will take the Potomac River Cruise later. If time allows, we can visit Madame Tussauds Wax Museum. We will head back to New York afterward.
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.
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
Korean War Veterans Memorial
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.
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
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.
This iconic obelisk is a memorial to the commander-in-chief of the American revolutionary army and eventual the first president of the United States of America, George Washington. The massive stone structure began construction in 1848.
Washington DC In-Depth tour
We will visit two of the most recognizable landmarks in the world. The Capitol Hill, which is a symbol of representative democracy in the world, and the Library of Congress, the oldest cultural institution in the U.S.
Madame Tussauds Wax Museum
(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.
Admission (Optional): Adult $23; Child (Under 11 yrs) $18; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $23|Opening Hours: Mon - Thu 12:00pm - 6:00pm, Fri - Sun 10:00am - 6:00pm
Potomac River Cruise
Washington, DC sits on the shores of Virginia's Potomac River, and those who want to see the United States' capital in an exciting and innovative way can join a Potomac Cruise for a relaxing and enjoyable sightseeing experience.
Admission (Optional): Adult $26; Child (3-12 yrs) $20; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $26|Opening Hours: Mar - Nov, Closed Thanksgiving Day, December 25, January 1.|Duration: Approx. 45 Minutes