5 or 6 days
New York

Designed with high school students in mind.  

Dive into New York's vibrant arts scene. Test your acting chops at an interactive Broadway workshop, take in two Broadway shows, and explore some of the city's most iconic neighborhoods.

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  • Day 1: New York City

    Meet your Tour Director at your destination

    Take a walking tour of Midtown

    • Fifth Avenue
    • Rockefeller Center
    • St. Patrick's Cathedral
    • Bryant Park

    Visit the Top of the Rock Observatory

  • Day 2: New York City

    Up Close with a Broadway Professional

    Take part in a drama workshop

    Explore Central Park 

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

    Visit Times Square

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

  • Day 3: New York City

    Take the Circle Line Statue of Liberty Cruise 

    Walk the High Line 

    Visit the Whitney Museum of American Art

    Explore Chelsea Market

  • Day 4: New York City

    Take a tour of Lincoln Center

    • Avery Fisher Hall
    • New York State Theater
    • Metropolitan Opera House

    Participate in a theater tech workshop

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

  • Day 5: New York City

     Take a guided tour of New York City 

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

    Depart for home

Experience even more

  • Day 5: New York City

     Take a guided tour of New York City 

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

    Walk the Brooklyn Bridge 

    Enjoy a Brooklyn street art tour

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Times Square attraction

    Times Square attraction

    Dive deeper into the "Crossroads of the World" by visiting one of its main attractions. Choose between the NFL Experience, Spyscape, National Geographic Encounter, Ocean Odyssey, Gulliver’s Gate, or Madame Tussauds Wax Museum.

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Off-Broadway show

    Off-Broadway show

    Some of the greatest Broadway shows had more humble beginnings in Off-Broadway theaters. Give your students an unforgettable theater experience, and maybe catch the next big Broadway hit.

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Broadway show

    Broadway show

    There's nothing quite like seeing a show on Broadway. Enjoy an unforgettable theater experience with your group.

  • Day 6: New York City

    Take an interactive tour of New York City

    Depart for home

Interested in getting a price for this tour?
  • Day 1: New York City

    Meet your Tour Director at your destination

    Take a walking tour of Midtown

    • Fifth Avenue
    • Rockefeller Center
    • St. Patrick's Cathedral
    • Bryant Park

    Visit the Top of the Rock Observatory

  • Day 2: New York City

    Up Close with a Broadway Professional

    Take part in a drama workshop

    Explore Central Park 

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

    Visit Times Square

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

  • Day 3: New York City

    Take the Circle Line Statue of Liberty Cruise 

    Walk the High Line 

    Visit the Whitney Museum of American Art

    Explore Chelsea Market

  • Day 4: New York City

    Take a tour of Lincoln Center

    • Avery Fisher Hall
    • New York State Theater
    • Metropolitan Opera House

    Participate in a theater tech workshop

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

  • Day 5: New York City

     Take a guided tour of New York City 

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

    Depart for home

Experience even more

  • Day 5: New York City

     Take a guided tour of New York City 

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

    Walk the Brooklyn Bridge 

    Enjoy a Brooklyn street art tour

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Times Square attraction

    Times Square attraction

    Dive deeper into the "Crossroads of the World" by visiting one of its main attractions. Choose between the NFL Experience, Spyscape, National Geographic Encounter, Ocean Odyssey, Gulliver’s Gate, or Madame Tussauds Wax Museum.

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Off-Broadway show

    Off-Broadway show

    Some of the greatest Broadway shows had more humble beginnings in Off-Broadway theaters. Give your students an unforgettable theater experience, and maybe catch the next big Broadway hit.

    Add this in-depth excursion:
    Broadway show

    Broadway show

    There's nothing quite like seeing a show on Broadway. Enjoy an unforgettable theater experience with your group.

  • Day 6: New York City

    Take an interactive tour of New York City

    Depart for home

Interested in getting a price for this tour?

Lead this tour at the guaranteed lowest price

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Spotlight on the Arts: New York City
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Brilliant!!!

Our tour guide did an incredible job. We learned about the theater in New York with a bonus of all the history of the of the city going all the way back to George Washington. ...
Inkheart / Adult traveler
Milwaukee, WI / Posted on July 01, 2019

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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