Tour Number: 1436823CW
Group Leader: Erin Barnett
Requested Departure Date: 3/11/2014
Requested Return Date: 3/15/2014
Requested Departure Gateway: Amarillo
5 days
Washington, D.C., New York
Feel the pulse of the American spirit during this journey to two of the nation’s most influential cities. From the White House and the U.S. Capitol to Times Square and the Statue of Liberty, discover how these two great cities have helped shape our past, present and future.
washington, d.c. and new york secondary
  • Day 1: Washington, D.C.

    Arrive in Washington, D.C.

    Learn about the Smithsonian Institution during an introduction by your tour director

    Visit the Smithsonian museum of your choice, which may include:

    • National Air and Space Museum
    • National Museum of Natural History
    • National Museum of African Art
    • National Museum of American History
    • Smithsonian American Art Museum
    • National Portrait Gallery

    Take a night tour of Washington

    • Lincoln Memorial
    • WWII Memorial
    • Korean War Veterans Memorial
    • Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  • Day 2: Washington, D.C.

    Visit Arlington National Cemetery

    • Changing of the Guard at the Tomb of the Unkown Soldier
    • Kennedy gravesites

    Make a photo stop at the Marine Corps War Memorial

    Take a guided tour of Washington

    • Washington Monument
    • FDR Memorial
    • Martin Luther King, Jr National Memorial
    • Jefferson Memorial

    Visit Mt. Vernon

    • Explore the estate and gardens of George Washington's home, including the Georgian mansion, Ford Orientation Center and Donald W. Reynolds Museum and Education Center

    Enjoy an evening activity

  • Day 3: Washington, D.C. and New York City

    Visit Capitol Hill

    • U.S. Capitol and Visitor Center
    • U.S. Supreme Court
    • Library of Congress

    Visit the U.S. Supreme Court

    Visit the Empire State Building by night

  • Day 4: New York City

    Visit the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island

    • Marvel at the 151-foot model engineered by Alexandre Gustav Eiffel, of Eiffel Tower fame
    • Explore the Ellis Island Immigration Museum

    Take a guided tour of New York

    • Greenwich Village and SoHo
    • Chinatown and Little Italy
    • World Trade Center Site

    Make a photo stop in Times Square

    Attend a Broadway show

  • Day 5: New York City

    Visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art

    Stop for a picture in Central Park

    Depart for home

  • Day 1: Washington, D.C.

    Arrive in Washington, D.C.

    Learn about the Smithsonian Institution during an introduction by your tour director

    Visit the Smithsonian museum of your choice, which may include:

    • National Air and Space Museum
    • National Museum of Natural History
    • National Museum of African Art
    • National Museum of American History
    • Smithsonian American Art Museum
    • National Portrait Gallery

    Take a night tour of Washington

    • Lincoln Memorial
    • WWII Memorial
    • Korean War Veterans Memorial
    • Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  • Day 2: Washington, D.C.

    Visit Arlington National Cemetery

    • Changing of the Guard at the Tomb of the Unkown Soldier
    • Kennedy gravesites

    Make a photo stop at the Marine Corps War Memorial

    Take a guided tour of Washington

    • Washington Monument
    • FDR Memorial
    • Martin Luther King, Jr National Memorial
    • Jefferson Memorial

    Visit Mt. Vernon

    • Explore the estate and gardens of George Washington's home, including the Georgian mansion, Ford Orientation Center and Donald W. Reynolds Museum and Education Center

    Enjoy an evening activity

  • Day 3: Washington, D.C. and New York City

    Visit Capitol Hill

    • U.S. Capitol and Visitor Center
    • U.S. Supreme Court
    • Library of Congress

    Visit the U.S. Supreme Court

    Visit the Empire State Building by night

  • Day 4: New York City

    Visit the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island

    • Marvel at the 151-foot model engineered by Alexandre Gustav Eiffel, of Eiffel Tower fame
    • Explore the Ellis Island Immigration Museum

    Take a guided tour of New York

    • Greenwich Village and SoHo
    • Chinatown and Little Italy
    • World Trade Center Site

    Make a photo stop in Times Square

    Attend a Broadway show

  • Day 5: New York City

    Visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art

    Stop for a picture in Central Park

    Depart for home

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Everything you get

This all-inclusive experience gives students the chance to discover the life-changing power of travel—at a more affordable price.
  • Transportation

    Round-trip transportation on major carriers; comfortable motorcoach throughout the tour

  • Hotels

    Overnight stays in safe, quality hotels.

  • Meals

    Breakfast and dinner daily; lunch can also be included.

  • Overnight Security

    Professional security guards on watch nightly from 10 p.m. – 5 a.m.

  • Round-the-clock Tour Director

    Your locally connected Tour Director stays with your group 24/7 to handle all on-tour logistics and provide fun, knowledgeable insight everywhere you go.

  • Guided tours and activities

    Sightseeing tours led by expert and licensed local guides; tickets to all activities.

  • Gratuities

    Tips included for your Tour Director, bus driver, licensed guides, restaurant and hotel staff.

  • 24-hour emergency support

    24-hour emergency support from our Boston headquarters; 21 local offices and schools for support throughout the country.

  • Illness and Accident Coverage

    Travel protection in case of illness or injury during your tour.

  • Travel gear

    Backpacks, luggage tags and travel I.D. badges for students; messenger bag, luggage tag and travel I.D. for Group Leader.

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