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Washington DC, Niagara Falls and New York City (9 Days, Standard)

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A 9-Day Collette Tours tour starting from $2,499.00

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2020-08-21 2020-08-30 2,599.00 Get A Quote Best Value  
2020-09-04 2020-09-13 2,699.00 Get A Quote Best Value  
2020-09-18 2020-09-27 2,699.00 Get A Quote Best Value  
2020-10-09 2020-10-18 2,699.00 Get A Quote Best Value  
2020-10-16 2020-10-25 2,699.00 Get A Quote Best Value  
2021-04-09 2021-04-18 2,499.00 Get A Quote Best Value  
2021-04-23 2021-05-02 2,499.00 Get A Quote Best Value  
2021-05-14 2021-05-23 2,599.00 Get A Quote Best Value  
2021-06-11 2021-06-20 2,599.00 Get A Quote Best Value  
2021-07-16 2021-07-25 2,599.00 Get A Quote Best Value  
2021-08-13 2021-08-22 2,599.00 Get A Quote Best Value  
2021-09-10 2021-09-19 2,699.00 Get A Quote Best Value  
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2021-10-22 2021-10-31 2,699.00 Get A Quote Best Value  
2022-04-22 2022-05-01 2,499.00 Get A Quote Best Value  
2022-04-29 2022-05-08 2,499.00 Get A Quote Best Value  
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All prices are per person, double occupancy, subject to availability and are quoted in U.S. Dollars. These pages are not endorsed or supported by the tour operator in any way. All information presented is based on promotional material provided by the tour operator. All prices, itineraries, accommodations and dates are subject to change without notice and at any time by the tour operators. Availability is limited and must be reconfirmed at time of booking. The prices on this website are not guaranteed. We are not responsible for errors, omissions, or changes in pricing. Please call us toll free at 1-800-942-3301 to confirm availability and pricing.

Escorted Tour Highlights

Countries Visited:

Fall Foliage, United States

Cities Visited:

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Sightseeing Highlights

U.S. Capitol Building Tour
Set on top of Capitol Hill and the eastern end of the National Mall, this building is home to the U.S. Congress. First used in November of 1800, the Capitol Building is a symbol of American democracy. Designed by a Scottish-trained physician living in the British West Indies, the building is made up of two rectangular parts with a centralized dome.

World War II Memorial
The National WW II Memorial is dedicated to the 16 million who served in the armed forces, the 400,000 who perished and all those who supported the war effort on the home front. Dedicated in 2004 and designed by architect Friedrich St Florian, the memorial sits in a place of honor on the National Mall. It was the culmination of an 11-year effort, mainly funded with private contributions.

Arlington National Cemetery
Comprised of land once developed by the grandson of George Washington, Arlington went on to become the home of Confederate General Robert E. Lee and later a village for the training and assistance of newly freed slaves. The first military burial took place here in 1864. Today Arlington's white headstones and monuments mark the final resting place of American heroes.

White House Visitor Center
Located on famous Pennsylvania Ave, this Visitor Center allows guests to explore exhibits and films connected to the house of the US Presidents. On view are aspects of the architecture and furnishings of the White House as well as over 90 artifacts from the Executive Mansion.

Smithsonian Institution
The largest museum and research complex in the world, the Smithsonian consists of 19 museums/galleries and the National Zoo. British scientist James Smithson left his estate to the US with the express purpose of founding a center of knowledge in Washington, D.C. Today some of the more popular museums include the Air & Space, American History and Natural History museums.

Choice on Tour
From the Wright Flyer to the Apollo 11 command module, discover the technical marvels and wonders of aviation at the National Air and Space Museum -OR- delve into the history of the United States at the National Museum of American History, which contains the original Star-Spangled Banner.

Duquesne Incline
The Duquesne Incline is a funicular that scales the side of Mt. Washington. Completed in 1877, this funicular and track were recently restored to carry travelers to the top of the lookout point, where you will marvel at the best view of Pittsburgh.

Niagara Falls Cruise
Experience the wonder of Niagara Falls from a different perspective when you embark on a boat cruise to the base of the falls. Be amazed by the power of the falls as you witness the thundering water from up-close.

Corning Museum of Glass
Visit the Corning Museum of Glass, the site where the touch screen technology on the Apple iPhone was developed. Dedicated to the art, history, and science of glass, this museum was established in 1951 and contains a world-renowned glass-working school.

9/11 Memorial & Museum
Today, the two reflecting pools of the 9/11 Memorial are as iconic as any site in New York City. Marking the footprints of the original Twin Towers, this contemplative plaza offers an opportunity to reflect on the events of that tragic day. A trip to New York City wouldn 't be complete without a visit to the 9/11 Museum to learn the story of that fateful day through interactive displays, photos, videos, artifacts and narratives. Take time to reflect at this tribute to lives lost.

Overview

Get better acquainted with this iconic region of North America on a tour that features Washington, D.C.; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Niagara Falls and New York, New York. Begin your journey in America 's capital city, Washington, D.C., on a guided city tour where you 'll see panoramic views of the Capitol building and the White House. Continue on to Pittsburgh, commonly known as ”Steel City” and “the City of Bridges.” In Niagara Falls, get an up-close look at the mighty falling waters when you cruise to the base of this powerful natural wonder. Your East Coast journey ends in New York City, where you 'll immerse yourself in the energizing bustle of the “Big Apple.” Enjoy a locally guided city tour and visit poignant sites like the 9/11 Museum & Memorial.

Year Round Offers

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Washington DC, Niagara Falls and New York City (9 Days, Standard)

Day 1: Arlington, Virginia - Tour Begins
On a journey that takes you through Washington, D.C., Niagara Falls, and New York City, discover the quintessential sites of the East Coast. Your journey begins in the nation 's capital: Washington, D.C. Immerse yourself in the epic story of America.
(Meals: None)

Day 2: Washington, D.C.
Experience the seat of American democracy with a guided tour of the storied U.S. Capitol Visitor Center. Afterwards, take in the celebrated history of America 's capital on a tour with a local expert. Delight in wonderful views of the White House, National Mall, historic monuments, and famous museums. Along the way, you 'll stop at the moving World War II Memorial, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and the Korean War Memorial. Tonight, join your fellow travelers for a welcome dinner.
(Meals: Breakfast, Dinner)

Day 3: Arlington - Washington, D.C.
Embark on a narrated tour of Arlington National Cemetery, taking you to the Tomb of the Unknowns and the John F. Kennedy gravesite. Then, get a glimpse into the life of the President when you visit the White House Visitor Center. Explore the history of legendary 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue and see artifacts from the White House collection. Then, it 's your choice! Step into the pages of history and uncover some of the treasures of the Smithsonian Institution with a visit to the National Air and Space Museum -OR- the National Museum of American History. Tonight you may choose to join an optional twilight tour of D.C. including dinner.
(Meals: Breakfast)

Day 4: Arlington - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Head north towards Pittsburgh, a thriving city that sits at the junction of historic architecture and modern technology. In the early 20th century, Pittsburgh functioned as a booming industrial capital by producing steel. En route to the city, stop for lunch at a charming, historic tavern dating back to the 1700s. After arriving in “Steel City,” scale the side of Mt. Washington with a ride on the Duquesne Incline. Completed in 1877, this funicular and track were recently restored to carry travelers to the top of the lookout point. From the observation deck, marvel at the best view of Pittsburgh while learning about this illustrious city with a local guide.
(Meals: Breakfast, Lunch)

Day 5: Pittsburgh - Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada
As you journey to Niagara Falls, travel through the Great Lakes port of Erie, sheltered by Presque Isle Peninsula, a natural bay formed on the southeast shore of Lake Erie. Take in views of the lake on one side and Erie 's wine country, the largest grape-growing region east of the Rockies, on the other. This evening, enjoy dinner while admiring an awe-inspiring view of Niagara Falls.
(Meals: Breakfast, Dinner)

Day 6: Niagara Falls
Experience the wonder of Niagara Falls from a different perspective when you embark on a boat cruise to the base of the falls.* Be amazed by the power of the falls as you witness the thundering water from up-close. This afternoon, enjoy some free time to discover the area on your own.
(Meals: Breakfast)

Day 7: Niagara Falls - Corning, New York, U.S.A. - New York City
Travel back across the U.S. border to New York. En route to New York City, enjoy a visit to the Corning Museum of Glass. Dedicated to the art, history, and science of glass, this museum was established in 1951 and contains a world-renowned glass-working school. Not only does the museum hold the most comprehensive collection of glass in the world, it 's also the site where the technology for the touch screen on the Apple iPhone was developed. After your visit, continue on to New York City, “the city that never sleeps.”
(Meals: Breakfast)

Day 8: New York City
Welcome to New York, New York! After breakfast at a local diner, embrace the city 's energy on a locally guided tour of the “Big Apple.” Find yourself in Greenwich Village, the Wall Street district, Chinatown, and Central Park. You 'll see the Empire State Building and many other time-honored landmarks. Reflect at the 9/11 Memorial & Museum, a poignant tribute to the lives lost. Tonight, gather for your final taste of New York City with a farewell dinner at a local restaurant.
(Meals: Breakfast, Dinner)

Day 9: New York City - Tour Ends
Your tour comes to a close today. Depart with fantastic memories of the Eastern United States and Canada!
(Meals: None)



All prices are per person, double occupancy, subject to availability and are quoted in U.S. Dollars. These pages are not endorsed or supported by the tour operator in any way. All information presented is based on promotional material provided by the tour operator. All prices, itineraries, accommodations and dates are subject to change without notice and at any time by the tour operators. Availability is limited and must be reconfirmed at time of booking. The prices on this website are not guaranteed. We are not responsible for errors, omissions, or changes in pricing. Please call us toll free at 1-800-942-3301 to confirm availability and pricing.

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Hotel Details:

  • Courtyard by Marriott Crystal City - Arlington, VA, United States
  • DoubleTree by Hilton - Pittsburgh, PA, United States
  • Sheraton on the Falls - Niagara Falls, ON, Canada
  • Sheraton Times Square Hotel - New York, NY, United States


All prices are per person, double occupancy, subject to availability and are quoted in U.S. Dollars. These pages are not endorsed or supported by the tour operator in any way. All information presented is based on promotional material provided by the tour operator. All prices, itineraries, accommodations and dates are subject to change without notice and at any time by the tour operators. Availability is limited and must be reconfirmed at time of booking. The prices on this website are not guaranteed. We are not responsible for errors, omissions, or changes in pricing. Please call us toll free at 1-800-942-3301 to confirm availability and pricing.

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