NEW YORK TO WASHINGTON DC MINI
3 days from
- Trek Code:
- USA East
- Budget Lodging
- Age Range:
- > Gaze upon Manhattan and Statue of Liberty
- > The White House & Union Station
- > Historic Philadelphia
If you've got a taste for the USA but time is in short supply then our 3 day Washington & Philadelphia tour from New York is just the ticket. Skyscrapers and neon make way for national monuments and cobblestone streets on this charming roundup of the East.
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- > Gaze upon The Statue of Liberty
- > Visit Central Station, Manhattan, Wall Street & Ground Zero
- > Views of Brooklyn Bridge
- > Tour the historical monuments in Washington DC
- > Union Station & Botanic Gardens in DC
- > Sightseeing tour of Philadelphia's highlights
- > Ride the New York subway
- > Services of a professional tour leader
- > All transportation by private adventure vehicle
- > 2 nights hotel, (1 x twin-share, 1x multi-share).
You can now check your email and update Facebook, Twitter and TrekAmerica Live while on the road with our wi-fi enabled vehicles. (Maximum 5 users at a time. Fair usage restrictions may apply. Only available in USA & Alaska).
- > Outlet shopping: US$your credit limit!
- > Museums US$10-$20
Our Mini Adventures are run jointly with our sister company, Grand American Adventures, and are open to travellers of all ages.
Our range of 3 - 4 day Mini Adventures are just the ticket for extending your tour and experiencing North America's most incredible 'must see' highlights. Check out the following adventures relevant to this tour.
- NEW YORK TO NIAGARA FALLS MINI
> Scenic Drive through the Delaware Water Gap/Poconos
> Finger Lakes hiking & swimming
> Niagara Falls and the Maid of the Mist scenic boat cruise
> College town of Ithaca, NY
> Woodbury Common Outlet Mall
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If you are spending extra time in our gateway cities, you can now plan in advance by pre-booking unique city sightseeing day tours in addition to your TrekAmerica trip.
- NEW YORK
- All city day tours are operated by local experts who are dedicated to take you behind the scenes so you know it like a local! When booking your TrekAmerica trip, simply select your chosen city tour from the Tour Extras section on the online booking form.
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Why not arrange your own TrekAmerica departure? For groups of 8 or more, we can offer private departures on any of our published itineraries enabling friends, families or organizations to enjoy our classic "Trek" style of travel at special rates. Although tours will run as per our standard itinerary shown here, slight modifications may be considered and dates can be chosen to suit your needs. (Subject to seasonal/operational restrictions). So contact us today and start planning your own adventure.
Our routes have been carefully chosen to include the best night stops and highlights. However, as local conditions and passenger requests vary, no two trips will ever be the same. With the guidance of your Trek Leader you may modify certain night stops and highlights to give a truly unique experience!
As this tour departs at 0730 we recommend that you book pre-tour accommodation. Please request hotel details at the time of booking.
Day 1: New York & Washington DC
There is only one New York City, an eclectic melting pot of excitement, diversity, glamour and fun which never sleeps. As the entertainment capital of the World, New York is blessed with an overwhelming array of shops and attractions such as theatre, music and museums to world-champion sporting events. Towering architecture meet wide avenues and narrow backstreets, superb cuisine and beautiful bars lay alongside treasures of art and culture and definitive buzz draws travellers and nationalities from all over the world. Everyone loves New York City!
To enjoy the best of the Big Apple we include a 3.5 hour 'Slice of New York' tour where you ride the subway from Central Station, enjoy views Statue of Liberty, wander through Manhattan past the Wall Street and the Financial District, Ground Zero and views of Brooklyn Bridge. Plus get a local taste of New York with lunch at a local pizza joint. Finish the morning passing the gothic Woolworth Tower and ending in front of New York City Hall, the oldest hall in the United States.
From here we drive to Washington DC. You have free time to head off and explore the city by evening and night.
Accommodation: Budget Lodging included | Meals: Lunch included
Day 2: Washington DC & Philadelphia
As the nation's capital city, DC captures the true spirit of America. Patriotism, the fight for freedom and a diverse history which spans centuries are present on every corner. Today we have a full day to explore, visiting local sights such as The Capitol, Supreme Court, Library of Congress, Botanic Garden and Union Station. In the late afternoon we make our way to Philadelphia, or 'Philly' as the locals call it.
Accommodation: Budget Lodging included | Meals: Paid locally
Day 3: Philadelphia & New York Area
Made famous as the birthplace of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness, Philadelphia offers an array of cobblestone streets, historical landmarks as well as cultural and culinary treasures.
Enjoy a guided tour to explore Philadelphia and view some of the iconic sights of Independence National Park, including Independence Hall, the National Constitution Center, and the Liberty Bell (even going inside if queues allow). Admire Carpenter's Hall and the Arch Street Meeting House, plus head inside Christ Church and the Curtis Center (weekdays only). Absorb the rich historical significance of landmarks like the Betsy Ross House, Franklin Court, Old City Hall, and the Second Bank of the US. Visit local businesses and watering holes like Old City Coffee Shop and a local brewpub, where we treat you to a locally-brewed ale or another beverage of your choice. From here we make our way back to the buzzy metropolis of New York where your adventure finishes around 17:00. If you have booked a flight out this evening please make it after 21:00.
If you would like to extend your tour why not add on our mini adventure to Niagara Falls or extra accommodation in the Big Apple.
Book Your Trip Online
You can easily book your trek online using our secure booking engine. You only need to pay a 10% deposit or (whichever is greatest) with full payment due 8 weeks before departure. We are members of ABTA (Association of British Travel Agents) and are fully financially bonded so your money is 100% safe and protected at all times whether you pay by debit, bank or credit card. If you prefer to book by telephone, please contact our sales office and speak to one our friendly travel consultants.
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1. Pick your chosen available departure date.
2. Select the number of passengers to book.
3. Click on the book button to be taken to our secure online booking engine.
4. Complete all personal details and payment information.
5. Your tour will be confirmed immediately by e-mail.
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