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6-Day East Coast New Year's Eve Countdown Tour from Boston

From USD  $468  
Available:
12/30
Depart from:
Boston, MA
Duration:
6 Days 5 Nights

Highlights: Visit New York (Fifth Avenue, Flatiron Building, Hello Panda Festival, Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum, Statue of Liberty Cruise, Times Square), Niagara Falls, Washington, DC (White House, Capitol 360 Panorama Tour), Philadelphia (Independence National Historical Park), Buffalo, New Haven. Inclusions: 5 nights hotel accommodation

  • Overnight in Deluxe hotel all the trip, equipped with coffee bars, restaurants and gyms
  • Free hand warmer and countdown glasses for all guests on New Year's Eve
  • Enjoy the Hello Panda at Citi Field, the largest lantern art exhibition in North America
  • Transportation via new bus with free wifi, charging outlet and safety belt for each seat
  • Details

  • Policies

Day 1

Boston - New Haven - New York (218 miles)

After breakfast, we will depart from Boston for New Haven, CT, where we will explore the beautiful campus of Yale University and the Yale University Library. Then we will travel to New York to have a food tour in Flushing, punch in the four most popular food restaurants in 2019. In the evening, we can join the famous Hello Panda Festival held in the New York Citi Field at own expenses.
  • New Haven, CT

    New Haven is a coastal city in the U.S. state of Connecticut. It is located on New Haven Harbor on the northern shore of Long Island Sound in New Haven County, Connecticut, and is part of the New York metropolitan area. Besides, New Haven is the home of Yale University.

    Yale University In-Depth Tour

    Guests will visit the campus of Yale University located in New Haven in the morning! It is the third oldest college with Gothic buildings and student dormitory. You will enjoy a brief stop at the famous Sterling Memorial Library, which was designed by James Gamble Rogers as the centerpiece of Yale's Gothic Revival campus. (In case tour areas closed due to school's schedule, campus tour will only take place in the public open area)

    Admission (Optional): Adult $20; Child (Under 12 yrs) $16; Senior $20

  • New York, NY

    The Big Apple, The City That Never Sleeps, The Cultural Capital of the World... whatever you call New York City, its impact on worldwide culture and business is undeniable. Seeing this famous metropolis is something no one ever forgets!

    Hello Panda Festival

    This festival celebrates the traditional Chinese art of lantern making with magical displays of light and color, handcrafted by world-class artisans. It has become one of the most popular family attractions during the Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year and Chinese New Year holidays.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $35; Child (3-12 yrs) $25; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $35

Deluxe Hotel: Crowne (or Ramada) Plaza/Hilton/Sheraton/Courtyard by Marriott/Holiday Inn or similar
Day 2

New York New Year's Eve

Today we will tour the city of New York. Our first stop of the day will be Flatiron Building. Enjoy the Italy food like Gelato, Pizza, Pasta and more in Eataly. Then we will move to see the Christmas Tree in Rockefeller Center and Christmas window in Fifth Avenue. In the afternoon, we will head to Times Square to feel New Year's Eve Countdown. Cheer with the entire world as the ball drops!

Special Service:

  • Indoor waiting area on W48 St (between 5th Ave and 6th Ave);
  • Hotel shuttle bus: departure at 18:00/21:00/01:30.
  • All guests will be provided a pack of hand-warmer and 2020 countdown glasses in countdown zone.
    • New York, NY

      The Big Apple, The City That Never Sleeps, The Cultural Capital of the World... whatever you call New York City, its impact on worldwide culture and business is undeniable. Seeing this famous metropolis is something no one ever forgets!

      Flatiron Building

      One of New York City's most iconic buildings, the Flatiron Building, with its distinctive wedge design, is a popular tourist attraction, but also houses the offices for a few publishing companies.

      Rockefeller Center

      A member of the U.S. National Register of Historic Places as well as a National Landmark, the world-famous Rockefeller Center (named for John. D. Rockefeller's son) in Midtown Manhattan has been a New York hub since the 1930s.

      Fifth Avenue

      One of the most famous shopping areas in the world-- and one of the most expensive-- New York City's Fifth Avenue cuts across Manhattan and hold some of its most famous landmarks and event centers.

      Times Square

      Called "The Crossroads of the World," this major intersection in midtown Manhattan-- where Broadway hits Seventh Avenue-- is a world-famous icon of both New York City and the United States. It has appeared in countless forms of media.
    Deluxe Hotel: Crowne (or Ramada) Plaza/Hilton/Sheraton/Courtyard by Marriott/Holiday Inn or similar
    Day 3

    New York City

    In the morning, we will visit the One World Trade Center in New York City, as well as the Oculus, which is shaping up to become one of the city's major transportation hubs. Then we will take Statue of Liberty Cruise getting a view of Manhattan, Statue of Liberty and photo with Brooklyn Bridge, followed byIntrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Central Park. We will also visit Wall Street, Trinity Church, Charging Bull and Times Square. We will drive pass Fifth Avenue, Rockefeller Center and much more.

    Note: Guests who don't want to join the New York city tour should arrange their own transportation to and back hotel or thery can take our bus back to hotel with the $40/person additional fee.

    • New York, NY

      The Big Apple, The City That Never Sleeps, The Cultural Capital of the World... whatever you call New York City, its impact on worldwide culture and business is undeniable. Seeing this famous metropolis is something no one ever forgets!

      One World Trade Center

      One World Trade Center is the main building of the new World Trade Center complex in New York City. Once completed in late 2013, this will be both the tallest building in New York and third-tallest in the world.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $39; Child (3-12 yrs) $32; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $36

      The Metropolitan Museum of Art

      The "Met," as it is colloquially known, was founded privately in 1870, and now sees more than 5 million visitors annually. It is a US National Historic Landmark, and an icon of New York City.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $25; Child (Under 12 yrs) Free; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $17|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes

      Statue of Liberty Cruise

      Although it is now known for its pale green hue, Lady Liberty was originally a shining copper statue. Oxidation has resulted in this gift from France to the United States taking on the color we see now.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $29; Child (Under 12 yrs) $23; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $28|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour

      Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum

      The USS Intrepid, docked permanently in New York Harbor, is an authentic World War II aircraft carrier that now functions as a military history museum. On the deck of the ship is a collection of fighter planes.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $33; Child (5-12 yrs) $24; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $31

    Deluxe Hotel: Crowne (or Ramada) Plaza/Hilton/Sheraton/Courtyard by Marriott/Holiday Inn or similar
    Day 4

    New York - Philadelphia - Washington D.C (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.
    • 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.

      Liberty Bell

      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.

      Independence Hall

      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.
    • 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

      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.

      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.

      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.

      DC Night Tour

      On this exciting tour, you will get to see the nation's capital city illuminated in the evening, when the most famous monuments and memorials have bright lights shone on their white marble exteriors.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $25; Child (3-12 yrs) $15; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $25

    Deluxe Hotel: Holiday Inn/Wyndham/Four Points by Sheraton/Crowne (or Ramada) Plaza/Courtyard by Marriott or similar
    Day 5

    Washington DC - Buffalo - Niagara Falls (310 miles)

    In the morning, we will drive to the Niagara Falls. One the way, we will stop at Buffalo and take Buffalo Discovery Tour. After dinner, you can also choose to take Niagara Falls Night Tour.
    • Buffalo, NY

      The state's second largest city, Buffalo, looms up in a cluster of Art Deco spires and glass-box skyscrapers - Manhattan in miniature on Lake Erie.

      Buffalo Discovery Tour

      We will experience and learn more about this once-great fallen empire, stop at the Navy Pier, Buffalo Central Station, Buffalo Silo, and climb to the top of Buffalo's tallest building (replaced by a lake lookout tower on weekends) with a clear view of Canada. Stop by Buffalo's famous restaurant for authentic BuffaloWing and local beer.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $35; Child (3-12 yrs) $30; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $35

    • Niagara Falls, NY

      Among the most beautiful natural wonders in the world, Niagara Falls are comprised of three waterfalls that thunder and astound, producing a higher flow rate than any other waterfall in the world and standing at a height of 167 feet.

      Niagara Falls Night Tour

      On this relaxing night tour, you will get to see the majesty of Niagara Falls from nearby Goat Island as the roaring waters are brilliantly illuminated against the night sky.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $25; Child (3-12 yrs) $20; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $25

    Deluxe Hotel: Grand Buffalo/Radisson/Holiday Inn/Rochester Plaza or similar
    Day 6

    Niagara Falls - Boston (474 miles)

    In the morning, we will continue to explore Niagara Falls, NY where we will see Niagara Falls Adventure Movie and have an in-depth tour that includes visits to the Whirlpool State Park and Old Fort Niagara. From there, we will return to Boston. See "Departure and Return Details" for pickup and drop off information. If customers need to take the flight from Buffalo International Airport, please schedule flights to depart from Buffalo International Airport after 1:30 pm. We can have free Buffalo International Airport transfer service.
    • Niagara Falls, NY

      Among the most beautiful natural wonders in the world, Niagara Falls are comprised of three waterfalls that thunder and astound, producing a higher flow rate than any other waterfall in the world and standing at a height of 167 feet.

      Niagara Falls Adventure Movie

      This movie and its accompanying exhibit look back on the history of human interaction with the glorious Niagara Falls, focusing heavily on the "Daredevils" who have tried to cross, jump, and throw themselves down its waters.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $12; Child (3-12 yrs) $8; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $12|Duration: Approx. 45 Minutes

      Niagara Falls In-Depth Tour

      An in-depth tour of this famous and historic area takes passengers through some of the lesser-known stories that surround Niagara Falls. We will visit Old Fort Niagara and Whirlpool State Park.

      Admission (Optional): Adult $25; Child (3-12 yrs) $20; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $25; including $13 of the Old Fort Niagara admission ticket

    • Departure & Return

    Location Address Departure Return
    Boston, MA map link 255 State St, Boston, MA 02109, Boston, MA 02109 (Legal seafood restaurant - Boston, MA) 9:45am 8:00pm

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

    • If customers need to take the flight from Buffalo International Airport, please schedule flights to depart from Buffalo International Airport after 1:30 pm. We can have free Buffalo International Airport transfer service.
    • Price Includes

    • 5 nights 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
      Buffalo, NY
      Buffalo Discovery Tour (Optional) $35 $30 (3-12 yrs) $35 (Over 65 yrs)
      New Haven, CT
      Yale University In-Depth Tour (Optional) $20 $16 (Under 12 yrs) $20
      New York, NY
      Hello Panda Festival (Optional) $35 $25 (3-12 yrs) $35 (Over 65 yrs)
      Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum (Optional) $33 $24 (5-12 yrs) $31 (Over 65 yrs)
      One World Trade Center (Optional) $39 $32 (3-12 yrs) $36 (Over 65 yrs)
      Statue of Liberty Cruise (Optional) $29 $23 (Under 12 yrs) $28 (Over 65 yrs)
      The Metropolitan Museum of Art (Optional) $25 Free (Under 12 yrs) $17 (Over 65 yrs)
      Niagara Falls, NY
      Niagara Falls Adventure Movie (Optional) $12 $8 (3-12 yrs) $12 (Over 65 yrs)
      Niagara Falls In-Depth Tour (Optional) $25 $20 (3-12 yrs) $25 (Over 65 yrs)
      Niagara Falls Night Tour (Optional) $25 $20 (3-12 yrs) $25 (Over 65 yrs)
      Washington, DC
      Capitol 360 Panorama Tour (Optional) $55 $40 (3-12 yrs) $55 (Over 65 yrs)
      DC Night Tour (Optional) $25 $15 (3-12 yrs) $25 (Over 65 yrs)
      • 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.
    • Air fares between your hometown and the departure city.
    • All meals and drinks during the trip are not included in tour price. The tour guide will make eating arrangements.
    • Mandatory service fees: A total of $10.00/day per passenger. Any child / Infant reserving a seat will have to pay the service fees as well. Ex: 2 people taking a 2-day tour would pay: $10 x 2 (seats) x 2 (days) = $40.
    • Personal room fees such as laundry or valet services, telephone calls, or alcoholic beverages/ mini bar items, unless they are otherwise specified.
    • 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.
    Single Double(/person) Third Person Fourth Person
    Adult Child Adult Child
    $648 $468 Free Free Free Free

    Pricing Policy

    • Buy 2 Get 2 Free details:
      (1) Offer applies to 3 or 4 people sharing one room. Prices are already adjusted. (2) Cancellation of free-fare passenger must be made at least 3 days before departure. (3) No-show (or late cancellation) of free passenger incurs $468 penalty fee for the reserved bus seat.
    • 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:
    Notify me when this tour is available.
    2 Number of Rooms:
    3 Departure:
     9:45am 255 State St - Boston, MA
      Total Fares:
    $0.00 (incl. tax and fees)
    • 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.

      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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