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

From USD  $76 $95 Save $19
Available:
Daily
Depart from:
New York, NY; Jersey City, NJ; Edison, NJ; Flushing, NY; East Brunswick, NJ; Brooklyn, NY
Duration:
2 Days 1 Night

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

  • Exclusive Washington DC in-depth tour visiting Capitol Hill, Library of Congress
  • Take the DC city sightseeing double decker
  • Tour is 100% guaranteed; if cancelled 120% of the price will be refunded
  • Details

  • Policies

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 In-depth Tour.
  • Philadelphia, PA

    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.

    Independence Hall

    (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.

    Liberty Bell

    (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.

    Opening Hours: Closed on Christmas Day.

  • Washington, DC

    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.

    Capitol 360 Panorama Tour

    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

    US Capitol

    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

    White House

    (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.

    Lincoln Memorial

    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.

    DC In-depth Night Tour

    We will visit World War II Memorial, Thomas Jefferson Memorial, Congress, and also outside visit the White House.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $26; Child (3-12 yrs) $16; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $21

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.
  • Washington, DC

    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.

    Bureau of Engraving and Printing

    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

    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.

    International Spy Museum

    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

    Smithsonian Institution

    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

  • Departure & Return

Location Address Departure Return
Flushing, NY map link 135-20 39th Ave, Flushing, NY 11354 (In front of the Sheraton hotel - Flushing, NY) 6:15am 7:00pm
Brooklyn, NY map link 6301 8th Ave, New York, NY 11220 (Brooklyn, NY) 6:30am no stop
Remark: Pickup only, no drop off
New York, NY map link 77 Bowery, New York, NY 10002 (EastWest Bank - New York, NY) 7:00am 8:30pm
Jersey City, NJ map link 125 18th St, Jersey City, NJ 07310, Jersey City, NJ 07310 (Behind Pier 1 Imports - Jersey City, NJ) 7:15am 7:30pm
Edison, NJ map link 3050 Woodbridge Ave, Edison, NJ 08837 (E Hotel Edison - Edison, NJ) 8:00am no stop
Remark: Pick up only; No return

*Return time is an estimate and varies based on traffic and weather conditions.

  • Return Flight Arrangement: please schedule flights to depart from New York or New Jersey after 23:00 pm. We do not take any responsibility for bus delay or flight changes.
  • Price Includes

  • 1 night hotel accommodation
  • Transportation via air conditioned motor coach; or via 7-Seat/15-Seat minibus, subject to guest numbers
  • Tour guide Level 2: semi-guided tour
  • All taxes
  • Price Excludes

  • Admission Fees:
    Destination Adult Child Senior
    Washington, DC
    Bureau of Engraving and Printing (Optional) $26 $16 (Under 11 yrs) $21 (Over 65 yrs)
    Capitol 360 Panorama Tour (Optional) $55 $40 (3-12 yrs) $55 (Over 65 yrs)
    DC In-depth Night Tour (Optional) $26 $16 (3-12 yrs) $21 (Over 65 yrs)
    Madame Tussauds Wax Museum + City sightseeing Double Decker (Optional) $44 $30 (3-12 yrs) $44
    • For better tour experience, we suggest participating at least 50% Attractions. We also offer the Best Experience Bonus that customers could have a 10% discount on our whole attraction package.
    • Prices are subject to change without prior notice. If you would like to join the optional activities, please pay the fee in cash to the tour guide. You cannot buy/use the tickets on your own or use City Passes. The tour guide will arrange the tickets for the group.
  • All meals and drinks during the trip are not included in tour price. The tour guide will make eating arrangements.
  • A mandatory service fees for your tour guide and bus driver ($10 per day per passenger for this special tour. )
  • Any private expenses
  • Additional Note

  • Hotel pricing: Prices are based on two adults sharing. Single room occupancy requires an extra fee. Double, triple & quad prices are for two, three, and four people, staying in one room, respectively (including children). Please note that each hotel room can only accommodate a maximum of 4 guests (adults or children). Each guest room comes standard with two full-sized or one queen-sized bed.
  • Travel documents: All customers will be responsible for providing their own travel documents and visa if required.
  • Language: All tours are escorted by professional bi- or multi-lingual tour guides and/or drivers (English/Chinese). Depending on the number of passengers booked for a particular departure, tours and/or languages may be combined to operate the tours.
  • City Passes: No City Passes or any other kind of outside promotional offer may be used on this tour. Guests who buy tickets to attractions from elsewhere will not be provided with transportation.
  • Child Seat: According to the New York law regulation Children who are under 8 years may need car seat to take our tours depends on the transportation vehicle. Customers will need to prepare car seats themselves, tour operator is not responsible to provide car seats.
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Pricing Policy

Seat CategorySurcharge Date / Date Range AdultChild
First 4 Rows Bus Seats - Surcharge Year round $20$20
  • All hotel and tour schedules are arranged in advance. NO REFUNDS will be given to any customer failing to appear on the departure day.
  • Child rates: Child rates apply to those who are 0-12 yrs old. Customers are welcome to use child safety seats on that have lap and/or shoulder belts/harnesses.
  Booking Information
1 Departure Date:
2 Number of Rooms:
3 Departure:
 6:15am 135-20 39th Avenue - Flushing, NY
 6:30am 6301 8th Ave - Brooklyn, NY
 7:00am 77 Bowery - New York, NY
 7:15am 125 18th St - Jersey City, NJ
 8:00am 3050 Woodbridge Ave - Edison, NJ
4 Seat Category:

Price Details

Seat CategorySurcharge Date / Date Range AdultChild
First 4 Rows Bus Seats - Surcharge Year round $20$20
  Total Fares:
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  • Policies

  Confirmation

  • Immediately after submitting your reservation you will receive a receipt of booking by email. Within 36 hours of submitting your reservation you will receive a confirmation email confirming the booking status. The tour is 100% guaranteed; if cancelled, 120% of the price will be refunded.

  Redemption

  • You will receive an confirmation email (e-ticket) after your order is received. Complete operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, is included on e-ticket. You must print the e-tickets and take them along on your trip; they are your proof of purchase.

  Terms & Condition

  • BOOKING AND RESERVATION
    All tours are for early booking, tour operator suggests each passenger should book tour at least 3 weeks before the departure date. The passenger may make a reservation via email; however, seats will not be assigned until the deposit has been paid. At the time of reservation, the passenger may require to provide name, phone number, and address and specify designated tour and date of travel.
  • SEAT ASSIGNMENT
    All seats are pre-assigned with numbers; seat assignment is based on a first come first serve basis after down payment.
  • TRAVEL DOCUMENTS
    Each passenger must carry a valid travel document. (Valid visa for countries needed) (E.g. Green Card, Passport, Re-Entry Permit, and etc.) Tour operator is not responsible for lost or stolen personal items.
  • CANCELLATION OR CHANGE POLICY
    All cancellations or changes of date must comply with the following details: (Notification day and departure day are not counted)
    10% of the total fee will be charged if cancel or change more than 14 days before departure (not including departure date).
    25% of total fee will be charged if cancel or change within 8 to 14 days before departure date (not including departure date).
    50% of total fee will be charged if cancel or change within 4 to 7 days before departure date (not including departure date).
    Absolutely NO refund (exchangeable) on all cancellations or postponements within 3 days prior to departure (not including departure date).
    All concert tickets and bus tickets are NOT refundable or exchangeable.
    Passenger must present ticket(s) at time of refund; all refunds will be issued by company check or credit card only. (Absolutely NO cash refund).
    There is 6% handling fee add-on to the above penalties.
  • BOARDING TIME AND PLACE
    All passengers must arrive 30 minutes before departure time. All passengers must show a photo ID and boarding pass or tickets for boarding; absolutely no boarding without tickets. Departure time and boarding location will be confirmed after the reservation is made.
  • TRAVEL INSURANCE
    Tour operator is not responsible for any loss of or damage to personal items, or personal injury that may occur on or during the tour. It is optional that passengers to buy travel insurance, for more information, please consult your travel agent.
  • RESPONSIBILITY
    (1)Tour operator reserves the right to substitute hotels and alter the itinerary, withdraw any tour and make any desirable alteration for the convenience of the operation of the tour.
    (2)Tour operator reserves the right to alter the tour program and itinerary order may be different than displayed online, the tour guide will arrange it accordingly depending on the traffic, hotel arrangement, and attractions opening time, etc.
    (3)Tour operator reserves the right to cancel the tour prior to departure for any reason. By accepting our policy, the passenger must agree that the tour operator shall hold no responsibilities in itinerary alterations, delays or cancellation strikes, sickness, theft, loss, accidents, weather, bus issues or any other causes.
    (4)Each group requires a minimum of 10 passengers to operate a departure. The tour operator reserves the right to cancel a departure due to not meeting this basic requirement. Liability for such cancellation is limited to a full refund of the money received by us, and this will constitute full settlement with Tour Department.
    (5)Tour operator reserves the right to decline to accept or retain any tour member for any reason before or during the tour.
    (6)All prices are subject to change without prior notice.
    (7)All itineraries are subject to change without notice.
    (8)All passengers must obtain a valid passport and all entry/exit visa as required by immigration regulation.
    (9)If the passenger has any special request to leave the tour in a certain place during the tour, it is their responsibility to notify tour operator in advance to confirm upon booking the tour.
    (10)Passenger must be self-reliant; those who require assistance must be accompanied by a friend or relative. Tour operator is NOT able to provide individual assistance for any passenger.
    (11)Passengers should inform the escort or hotel reception if they are to use the hotel swimming pool. All children should be accompanied by their parents while using the pool. No lifeguard on premises swim at your own risk.
    (12)Passenger(s) are responsible for his or her belonging(s). Tour operator will NOT longer provide services to track or trace any personal item(s).
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