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5-Day US East Coast Budget Tour from Washington DC

  • Tour code: 272-1016
  • Available: Mon, Fri (year round); Mon, Fri, Thu, Sun (4/5 - 12/30/2018)
  • Depart from: Washington, DC
  • Duration: 5 Days 4 Nights
From USD$355 Save: 15%

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Visit Niagara Falls, NY (Maid of the Mist, NY, Niagara Falls Illumination, NY), New York, NY (Fifth Avenue, NY, Rockefeller Center, NY, Statue of Liberty Cruise, NY, Times Square, NY, Wall Street, NY), Boston, MA (Boston Harbor Cruise, MA, Harvard University, MA, Quincy Market, MA), Washington, DC (White House, DC, US Capitol, DC), Corning, NY (Corning Museum of Glass, NY). Inclusions: 4 nights hotel accommodation, All domestic ground transportation via air-conditioned vehicle

Special Remarks:

  • Visit the U.S. side of Niagara Falls only - passport/visa is not necessary.

Pricing Details

Single: $498
Double (/Person): $355
Third Person Adult: $22
Child (Age 2-9): $22
Fourth Person Adult: $22
Child (Age 2-9): $22

Note: *Price in USD is based on the lowest price per person per room over the next 30 days. Exact prices are displayed when you select a date.

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  • Child Rate: Child rates apply to those 2-9 years and using existing bedding with 2 full-paying passengers (regardless of ages). Please note each hotel room can only accommodate 4 guests (adults or children).
  • Cancellation of discounted passenger must be made at least 7 days before departure
  • No-show (or late cancellation) of discounted passenger incurs a $417 penalty fee for the reserved bus seat

Tour Itinerary

  • Day 1 Washington DC
  • Day 2 Washington - Corning - Niagara Falls(343 miles)
  • Day 3 Niagara Falls - Boston(407 miles)
  • Day 4 Boston - New York(190 miles)
  • Day 5 New York to Washington DC
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Day 1 Washington DC

Today we will gather in Washington, DC. We will meet at 12:00pm at the Natural History Museum. We will spend the rest of the day touring the city. Highlights of the tour include an optional Potomac River Cruise and visits to all of the major monuments, such as the Lincoln Memorial, Vietnam, and Korean War Memorials.

The capital of the United States of America sits on the scenic Potomac River. Monuments, museums, and Americana characterize this historic city, which is located in the District of Columbia between the states of Maryland and Virginia.

  • Always Visit
    The world-famous White House in Washington, DC is the official residence of the president of the United States and the place where most of the work is done. The facade of this neoclassical mansion is a global icon.
  • Always Visit
    The famous United States Capitol is the meeting place of the US Congress, and has been for more than 200 years. The building is famous for its elaborate dome and intricately designed, detailed columns.
  • Always Visit
    This iconic American monument honors the 16th president of the United States. Abraham Lincoln was president during the American Civil War, and is most famous for the Emancipation Proclamation that freed all of the slaves in the US.
  • Always Visit
    This memorial in Washington, DC serves as a place to remember the American soldier who were lost or killed during the tumultuous Vietnam War. Originally controversial in design, the simple memorial has become a shrine for the American people.
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    This memorial commemorates those who served for the United States in the Korean War. It is located south of the Reflecting Pool at the National Mall. The simple memorial is triangular in shape will a circle at the top.
  • Always Visit
    It's part of the Smithsonian Institution and is the worlds finest museum and research complex. The Museum is dedicated to stimulating curiosity, discovery, and learning about the natural world through its unmatched research, collections, exhibitions, and educational outreach programs.
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    The Potomac River runs alongside the United States' capital city, and visitors who want to more fully experience DC can take boat tours of the area and see monuments in a new and exciting way!
    Admission (Optional): Adult $26; Child $18; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $23|Opening Hours: Mar - Nov, Closed Thanksgiving Day, December 25, January 1.|Duration: Approx. 45 Minutes
  • Always Visit
    The Washington, DC iteration of this worldwide phenomenon is as popular with tourists as ever. Hauntingly lifelike wax figures of celebrities, historical figures, and infamous characters line the halls of this beloved museum.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $23; Child (3-11 yrs) $18; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $23|Opening Hours: Mon - Thu 12:00pm - 6:00pm, Fri - Sun 10:00am - 6:00pm
Standard Hotel: Comfort Inn ,Quality Inn, Best Western or Similar

Day 2 Washington - Corning - Niagara Falls(343 miles)

In the morning, we will depart from Washington, DC and drive to Corning to see the amazing Corning Glass Museum. Afterwards we will head to Niagara Falls City to learn about the history and legend of Niagara Falls inside the Niagara Falls Movie: The Legend of Niagara*. During the night time, we will end the day by experience the famous Illumination of Niagara Fallsbefore heading back to the hotel. (Due to the US Federal government regulation on driving hours and sunset time, Niagara falls night view should be limited and not guarantee)

Corning is a city in Steuben County, New York, United States, on the Chemung River. The population was 11,183 at the 2010 census. It is named for Erastus Corning, an Albany financier and railroad executive who was an investor in the company that developed the community.

  • Always Visit
    This unique museum in western New York State showcases thousands of objects that illustrate the history of and science behind glassmaking. The museum tour includes live demonstrations by expert glassblowers as well as ancient artifacts.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $19.50; Child (Under 12 yrs) Free; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $19.50

Among the most beautiful natural wonders in the world, Niagara Falls are comprised of three waterfalls that thunder and astound, producing a higher flow rate than any other waterfall in the world and standing at a height of 167 feet.

  • Due to the US Federal government regulation on driving hours and sunset time, Niagara falls night view should be limited and not guaranteed.
    For more than 75 years, visitors to Niagara Falls have been able to enjoy a nighttime illumination of the impressive American and Horseshoe falls. Every night, at dusk, visitors can experience the falls lit in the colors of the rainbow.
    Due to the US Federal government regulation on driving hours and sunset time, Niagara falls night view should be limited and not guaranteed.
    Opening Hours: Daily 8:00pm, Varies Seasonally
Standard Hotel: Comfort Inn or similar

Day 3 Niagara Falls - Boston(407 miles)

In the morning we will see the Adventure Movie and take Jet Boat. We will also ride the Maid of the Mist. In the afternoon, we will head to Boston and enjoy the famous Boston Lobster Dinner before checking in at our hotel.

Among the most beautiful natural wonders in the world, Niagara Falls are comprised of three waterfalls that thunder and astound, producing a higher flow rate than any other waterfall in the world and standing at a height of 167 feet.

  • Always Visit
    This exciting movie in the Adventure Theater on the American side of the falls is shown on a breathtaking 45-foot-long screen. It chronicles the history of human interaction with the falls, focusing on the amazing stunts people have done.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $12; Child (3-11 yrs) $8; Senior (Over 62 yrs) $12|Opening Hours: Daily 10:00am - 4:30pm, Time vary seasonally, Closed January 1.|Duration: Approx. 45 Minutes
  • Seasonal
    The famous Maid of the Mist boat tour has been around since the 1800s, and is the only way to get truly up close to the falls. The boat drives right into the rapids, and has had many famous guests.
    From 2018-04-27 to 2018-11-04
    Admission (Optional): Adult $19.25; Child (6-12 yrs) $11.20; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $19.25|Opening Hours: Apr 27 - Nov 4|Duration: Approx. 20 Minutes
  • Always Available
    This exciting 45-minute boat ride along the Niagara Gorge operates in winter as long as the water isn't frozen. There is both indoor and outdoor seating. Inside is climate-controlled, while passengers outside will get wet, so dress accordingly.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $66; Child (3-12 yrs) $56; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $56|Opening Hours: Daily 8:00am - 5:00pm, Times Vary, Closed January 1.|Duration: Approx. 45 Minutes
  • Always Available
    Experience Niagara Falls like never before! This in-depth tour takes you on an exploration of historical Niagara, stopping at places Whirlpool State Park and Old Fort and allowing a look into another side of the Falls.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $25; Child (3-12 yrs) $20; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $25|Opening Hours: Closed Thanksgiving Day, December 25, January 1.

Boston is a city as beautiful as it is historically significant. Visitors can walk the Freedom Trail and see where the seeds of the American Revolution were sown or visit the North End and look out over the harbor.

  • Always Visit
    Lobster is considered a delicacy today, but that wasn't always the case. In the 1800s, eating lobster was a sign of poverty. Bostonians led the charge, helping to turn it into the coveted crustacean we view it as now.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $35; Child (3-12 yrs) $30; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $35|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes
Standard Hotel: Holiday Inn or similar

Day 4 Boston - New York(190 miles)

Today we will take a city tour of Boston, MA. We will explore the campuses of Harvard University and MIT. Then we will take a relaxing Boston Harbor Cruise, giving us a breathtaking view of the city from the water. After lunch at Quincy Market, we will head to New York City, arriving in the early evening.

Boston is a city as beautiful as it is historically significant. Visitors can walk the Freedom Trail and see where the seeds of the American Revolution were sown or visit the North End and look out over the harbor.

  • Always Visit
    One of the most famous institutions of higher learning in the world, Harvard University in Cambridge, MA has been standing since 1636, making it the oldest university in the United States. Tourists come for both history and the architecture.
  • Always Visit
    The Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Massachusetts is a research university known the world over for its highly selective and intense academics, and MIT alumni include 24 Nobel Prize winners and 22 Rhodes Scholars.
    Opening Hours: Sat - Sun Mar 1 - May 31 11:30am, Sat - Sun Nov 1 - Nov 30 11:30am, Mon - Fri Jun 1 - Aug 31 11:30am, Mon - Fri Jun 1 - Aug 31 1:30pm, Fri & Sat 11:30AM, 12:30PM, 1:30PM, Sep 1 - Oct 31, Sat & Sun 11:30AM, 1:30PM
  • Always Visit
    Over the past few centuries, Boston Harbor has been both a symbol of the city's beauty and its passion, and Boston Harbor Cruises offer a unique view of a town bathed in history both national and natural.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $22; Child (3-12 yrs) $17; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $22|Opening Hours: No service on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day|Duration: Approx. 50 Minutes
  • Always Visit
    Quincy Market in the Faneuil Hall marketplace of downtown Boston is a historic building that still serves as a souvenir marketplace and food court today. The area has expanded to include two other marketplace buildings as well.
Standard Hotel: E- HOTEL, Madison Suite Somerset or similar

Day 5 New York to Washington DC

Our journey will start by visiting the Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange. We can also see the Old City Hall and the signature Charging Bull sculpture. Next, we will visit the American tallest building, One World Trade Center. Then, we are joining the Liberty Cruise, you'll feel the breeze of New York Harbor and enjoy views of the skyline as well as Brooklyn Bridge, Ellis Island and a close-up view of Statue of Liberty. USS Intrepid will be our next destination. Passing through midtown, United Nation (UN) and Fifth Avenue can also be seen before arriving at the Rockefeller Center. The last stop will be Times Square-- the cross road of the world. Visitor will also have a chance to explore the Ripley's Believe It Not (start on Mar 15, 2017) ! The tour will conclude by heading back to Washington D.C. *We will provide bus ticket from New York City back to Washington D.C. ( # 715 H St NW, Washington, DC 20001) after tour finish about 6pm (No tour guide accompanied).

The Big Apple, The City That Never Sleeps, The Cultural Capital of the World... whatever you call New York City, its impact on worldwide culture and business is undeniable. Seeing this famous metropolis is something no one ever forgets!

  • Always Visit
    This famous street in New York City's Financial District has become synonymous with American financial enterprises. It is also the home of the New York Stock Exchange, and has been (or still is) the location of several other exchanges.
  • Always Visit
    This building in New York City has served as the global headquarters of the United Nations since 1952. The area has extraterritoriality status, meaning it is technically not bound by the laws of New York or even the United States.
    Opening Hours: Mon - Fri 9:00am - 4:30pm, Time are subject to change without notice. All visitors must exit the building by 5:30pm, Sat - Sun 10:00am - 4:30pm, Close on: Parliament time, New Year's Day/Good Friday/Memorial Day/Independence Day/Eid al-Fitr/Labour Day/Eid al-Adha/Thanksgiving Day/Christmas Day (observed)
  • Always Visit
    A member of the U.S. National Register of Historic Places as well as a National Landmark, the world-famous Rockefeller Center (named for John. D. Rockefeller's son) in Midtown Manhattan has been a New York hub since the 1930s.
  • Always Visit
    Called "The Crossroads of the World," this major intersection in midtown Manhattan-- where Broadway hits Seventh Avenue-- is a world-famous icon of both New York City and the United States. It has appeared in countless forms of media.
  • Always Visit
    This world-famous statue in New York harbor is best known as a center of immigration in the United States. Dedicated in 1886, it has served not just as a symbol of New York but of the country ever since.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $28; Child (4-12 yrs) $20; Statue of Liberty Cruise
  • Always Visit
    One of the most famous shopping areas in the world-- and one of the most expensive-- New York City's Fifth Avenue cuts across Manhattan and hold some of its most famous landmarks and event centers.
  • Always Visit
    One World Trade Center is the main building of the new World Trade Center complex in New York City. Once completed in late 2013, this will be both the tallest building in New York and third-tallest in the world.
  • Always Visit
    Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square Odditorium has been shocking and wowing spectators since 1939. This museum of oddities contains over 500 pieces in 18,000 square feet, and also features live sideshow performances throughout the day.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $32; Child (4-12 yrs) $22; Ripley's Believe It or Not Museum|Opening Hours: Mon - Wed Jan 2 - Mar 8 9:00am - 11:00pm, Last admission 10;00PM.Time are subject to change without notice., Thu - Sun Jan 2 - Mar 8 9:00am - 1:00am, Last admission 12.00 midnight.Time are subject to change without notice.
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*Return time is an estimate and varies based on traffic and weather conditions.

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Booking changes
A fee may be charged for any revision or alteration made to a reservation after the booking is confirmed. Name changes or corrections may be treated as a cancellation and cancellation fees will apply. A change of tour date or tour itinerary may be treated as a cancellation, and normal cancellation fees will apply.

Cancellations and Cancellation Fees
Regardless of reason, cancellations result in costly charges from our travel and hotel providers covering penalties and fees incurred by canceling confirmed and pending bookings. Therefore, cancellation penalties and or fees will apply. Time of cancellation will be determined when notice is received and confirmed by our office. Notice of cancellation must be made directly to Taketours by email or through web mail at Contact Us .

(Notification day and departure day are not counted)

Tour Departure: This tour has 100% guaranteed departure; if the tour is cancelled there will be refund of 120%. Restrictions apply; due to weather conditions, State Emergencies, Airport Closures or anything beyond the control of the tour operator the 120% refund will NOT apply.

NOTE: We cannot grant any refunds more than 30 days after completion of tour.

Itinerary Variations
We constantly strives to improve tour itineraries and features. If such improvements can be made, or unforeseen circumstances beyond our control make changes necessary - we reserve the right to vary itineraries and to substitute hotels. At certain peak periods duplicate departures may operate, and sometimes in reverse order in which case hotels may vary from those stated on the itinerary pages.

Tour Cancellation:
We reserves the right to cancel or re-schedule any tour departure in accordance with operating requirements or circumstances beyond its control. If cancellation is made any time prior to departure* of the tour, Taketours' only liability will be to refund to the passenger the amount it has received for the tour booking. We will try to re-book the same or similar tour.. Please note that we are not liable for any cancellation penalties incurred on any other travel arrangements including air tickets purchased separately from customers.

We are not responsible for any other travel arrangements affected due to our cancellations.

I recommend this tour!

Posted by: Shirley on 2013-11-13

We enjoyed our trip a lot, but they could have tried restaurants other than Chinese. The services, the attention, and general the tour was excellent!!

I recommend this tour!

Posted by: Kiran on 2013-07-21

I sent my elderly parents on this tour few days back. They mentioned the accommodation, the travel, the places they were shown all were very very good. Tour guide Philip was knowledgeable but hurried things throughout. Looks like this tour is ideal for young folks but I wish they make it good for all the age-group.

 

Posted by: Animesh on 2012-05-31

We planned for a quick trip, which covers almost all major spots in DC-Niagra-Boston-NYC. This trip was a prefect choice for us. It's definitely value for money and very well organized. The tour guide Tony was very friendly and well-versed with the places he was taking us to. What I really liked about the trip is, everything has been done very transparently and whatever was promised, was delivered without any fuss. Even the tip amount was defined and was collected at the end of the trip. Memorial Day weekend is generally very crowded, at all the major spots. But, we were impressed by the way they managed the entire touring group. Only thing, that I thought could be looked into is the air-conditioning inside the buses. The bus, in which we were transferred from Boston to NYC, was just perfect. In the other two, the air was getting cold throughout the bus, evenly. But, all in all, it was a very well organized trip and we had lot of fun.

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