5 or 6 days
Boston, New York

Designed with high school students in mind.  

Ride the subway and the T, try a cannoli in the North End and Little Italy, and explore the historic charm of Beacon Hill and the creative vibe of SoHo. Neighborhood by neighborhood, you'll explore what makes these rival cities different and learn to appreciate their distinct characters.

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  • Day 1: Boston

    Meet a Tour Director at the airport

    Arrive in Boston

    Visit the Museum of Fine Arts

    Take a walking tour of Boston

    • Newbury Street
    • Public Garden
    • Boston Common
    • Beacon Hill
    • Public Library
    • Cheers

    Dinner at Quincy Market

    Take a walking tour of the North End

  • Day 2: Boston

     Take a guided tour of Boston 

    • Paul Revere House
    • Old North Church
    • USS Constitution
    • Bunker Hill
    • Freedom Trail

    Take a guided tour of Lexington and Concord

    • Lexington Battle Green
    • Old North Bridge
    • Author's Row

    Visit Orchard House or the Old Manse

    Explore Harvard Square

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Boston evening activity

    Boston evening activity

    Experience even more of Boston during an evening activity. Choose between touring historic Fenway Park, questing at Boda Borg, or bowling with traditional candlepins.

  • Day 3: Boston • New York City

    Travel to New York City

     Take a guided tour of New York City 

    • Greenwich Village
    • SoHo
    • New York University campus
    • Hell's Kitchen

    Visit the Empire State Building by night

  • Day 4: New York City

    Visit the 9/11 Memorial and Museum 

    Explore Chinatown and Little Italy 

    Take the Circle Line Statue of Liberty Cruise 

    Visit Times Square

    Attend a Broadway show (based on a select list of current shows)

  • Day 5: New York City

    Visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art

    Explore Central Park 

    • Strawberry Fields, tribute to John Lennon
    • Bethesda Fountain
    • Friedsam Memorial Carousel

    Depart for home

Experience even more

  • Day 5: New York City

    Visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art

    Explore Central Park 

    • Strawberry Fields, tribute to John Lennon
    • Bethesda Fountain
    • Friedsam Memorial Carousel

    Take a walking tour of Midtown

    • Fifth Avenue
    • Rockefeller Center
    • St. Patrick's Cathedral
    • Bryant Park
  • Day 6: New York City

    Walk the High Line 

    Depart for home

Interested in getting a price for this tour?
  • Day 1: Boston

    Meet a Tour Director at the airport

    Arrive in Boston

    Visit the Museum of Fine Arts

    Take a walking tour of Boston

    • Newbury Street
    • Public Garden
    • Boston Common
    • Beacon Hill
    • Public Library
    • Cheers

    Dinner at Quincy Market

    Take a walking tour of the North End

  • Day 2: Boston

     Take a guided tour of Boston 

    • Paul Revere House
    • Old North Church
    • USS Constitution
    • Bunker Hill
    • Freedom Trail

    Take a guided tour of Lexington and Concord

    • Lexington Battle Green
    • Old North Bridge
    • Author's Row

    Visit Orchard House or the Old Manse

    Explore Harvard Square

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Boston evening activity

    Boston evening activity

    Experience even more of Boston during an evening activity. Choose between touring historic Fenway Park, questing at Boda Borg, or bowling with traditional candlepins.

  • Day 3: Boston • New York City

    Travel to New York City

     Take a guided tour of New York City 

    • Greenwich Village
    • SoHo
    • New York University campus
    • Hell's Kitchen

    Visit the Empire State Building by night

  • Day 4: New York City

    Visit the 9/11 Memorial and Museum 

    Explore Chinatown and Little Italy 

    Take the Circle Line Statue of Liberty Cruise 

    Visit Times Square

    Attend a Broadway show (based on a select list of current shows)

  • Day 5: New York City

    Visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art

    Explore Central Park 

    • Strawberry Fields, tribute to John Lennon
    • Bethesda Fountain
    • Friedsam Memorial Carousel

    Depart for home

Experience even more

  • Day 5: New York City

    Visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art

    Explore Central Park 

    • Strawberry Fields, tribute to John Lennon
    • Bethesda Fountain
    • Friedsam Memorial Carousel

    Take a walking tour of Midtown

    • Fifth Avenue
    • Rockefeller Center
    • St. Patrick's Cathedral
    • Bryant Park
  • Day 6: New York City

    Walk the High Line 

    Depart for home

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Your experience includes

This all-inclusive experience gives students the chance to discover the life-changing power of travel—at the guaranteed lowest price.
  • Round-trip Transportation

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

  • Hotel Accommodations

    Overnight stays in safe, quality hotels.

  • Overnight Security

    Security guards on watch nightly.

  • Meals

    Breakfast and dinner daily; lunch can also be included.

  • All Gratuities

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

  • Guided Tours and Activities

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

  • Full-time Tour Director

    Your Tour Director stays with your group 24/7, providing local insight and knowledge, while handling every on-tour detail.

  • Training and Support

    We prepare new Group Leaders on a free Training Tour and provide personal support every step of the way.

  • Traveler Resources

    We offer travelers flexible payment options as well as a dedicated support team to manage finances and answer tour questions.

  • 24-hour Emergency Service

    Travelers and their families can count on EF's dedicated emergency service team while on tour.

  • Expert Tour Planning

    Your dedicated EF team provides expertise every step of the way—from recruiting and enrolling travelers to planning and managing your tour.

  • weShare—Personalized Learning

    Our personalized learning experience engages students before, during and after tour, with the option to create a final, reflective project for academic credit.

  • Illness and Accident Coverage

    Rest easier knowing your travelers are covered on tour with EF's comprehensive coverage plan.

  • $50 Million Liability Policy

    Group Leaders and schools are protected while on tour.

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