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6-Day US East Coast, Toronto, Montreal Tour from Washington DC

Tour code: 155-721
From USD $613
  • Available: Tue, Sat
  • Depart from: Washington, DC
  • Duration: 6 Days 5 Nights
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Highlights:

Visit New York (Statue of Liberty Cruise), Niagara Falls, Boston, Thousand Islands (Thousand Islands Cruise), Toronto (CN Tower), Montreal, Niagara Falls Canada (Skylon Tower), Ottawa, Quebec City, Corning.

Special Remarks:

  • Free visit the exhibition "Journey to the Moon: How Glass Got Us There"
  • See the Niagara Falls from both US and Canada Side
  • Guaranteed 100% tour confirmation; Refund 120% of the price if cancelled

Tour Itinerary

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  • Day 1
    Gaithersburg - Corning - Niagara Falls (353 miles)
  • Day 2
    Niagara Falls - Niagara Falls Canada - Toronto (83 miles)
  • Day 3
    Toronto - Thousand Islands (Summer) - Ottawa - Montreal (411 miles)
  • Day 4
    Montreal - Quebec - Boston (560 miles)
  • Day 5
    Boston - New York (216 miles)
  • Day 6
    New York - Washington DC (226 miles)
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Day 1 Gaithersburg - Corning - Niagara Falls (353 miles)

Driving through the hilly countrysides of Pennsylvania and New York state, we will enjoy the rural scenery as we head north to visit the Corning Glass Museum in Corning, NY. We will then continue on to Niagara Falls, NY where we will see the Adventure Movie. Guests can then choose either to stay in the Falls Park for self-exploration or have an in-depth tour that includes visits to the Whirlpool State Park and Old Fort Niagara..

Day 2 Niagara Falls - Niagara Falls Canada - Toronto (83 miles)

We will proceed across the Rainbow Bridge that marks the border between the US and Canada. Once on the Canadian side, we will ascend the Skylon Tower to view the Falls from above. The tour will then depart for Toronto, ON. There we will pass by Toronto City Hall and visit CN Tower. Next, Mariposa Toronto Harbour Cruise offers gorgeous views of the city and vicinity from the waters. We will have dinner in Chinatown. If time allows, we will additionally visit Ripley's Aquarium of Canada. We will have dinner in historical Chinatown.

Note: In winter, we will visit Ripley's Aquarium of Canada and Casa Loma instead when the Mariposa Toronto Harbour Cruise closed.

Day 3 Toronto - Thousand Islands (Summer) - Ottawa - Montreal (411 miles)

In the morning, we will leave Toronto for the Thousand Islands (Summer). Here, we will take a Boat Tour (Summer) of the area that will pass by some of this beautiful archipelago's most famous landmarks. Then, we will continue on to Ottawa, ON, where we will visit Parliament Hill, the center of Canadian government. From there, we will journey to Montreal, QC to see the Olympic Stadium and Tower and Old Montreal. This is also where we will spend the night. (In the Winter time, we will not go to Thousand Islands, and we will go Ottawa directly from Toronto in the morning.)

Day 4 Montreal - Quebec - Boston (560 miles)

Summer Schedule: April - December
  • In the morning, we will leave Montreal and drive to the nearby city of Quebec City, QC, one of the oldest cities in North America. In addition to touring the city, we will visit the Place Royale. We will also get a chance to take pictures at Cathedral-Basilica of Notre-Dame de Quebec, the famous Chateau Frontenac Hotel, and the Parliament Building. After, we will head back for Boston.

    Winter Schedule: January - March

  • We will have a short stay at duty-free stores, then head to Boston.
  • *Quebec tours are not available from Dec 30 to Mar 16. And during the Winter time, customers will have a short stay at duty-free stores, then head to Boston.
  • Day 5 Boston - New York (216 miles)

    Today we will take a city tour of Boston, beginning with Trinity Church. Next we will explore the campuses of two of the world's leading universities, Harvard University and pass by the 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 drive south to New York City, arriving in the early evening.

    Day 6 New York - Washington DC (226 miles)

    Today we will spend the day touring New York City, making stops at the One World Observatory. Guests will take a sightseeing cruise tour on the Hudson River, take pictures with the backdrops of Statue of Liberty. Furthermore, visit USS Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum. If time permits, we will visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and Madame Tussauds Wax Museum. At the end of the tour, guests will be transferred back to Washington, D.C. Please see "Departure and Return" for more detailed information regarding pickup and drop-off times and locations.
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    *Return time is an estimate and varies based on traffic and weather conditions.

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    I recommend this tour!

    Posted by: Joao on 2018-11-26

    I'm going to review everything step by step: - Tour guide (5 stars): The guides were amazing, I had a guide through all the canadian stops plus Boston and a different guide for New York, and they had everything very well organized, they knew everything about the places and they were always willing to help you anytime you needed. Five starts to these people, thank you for your work. - Accommodation (4 stars): The hotels were pretty good, very well furnished, most of them had extra things like saunas, fitness centers and so on, and the staff was friendly everywere. So, why not 5 stars? First, the wifi did not work in the first stop near the Niagara falls; Second, in the Montreal stop, the heater was too loud and I couldn't sleep well because of it, and turning it off was not a solution because the temperature outside was -22ºC (-7ºF). - Transportation (4 stars): There is not much to comment about a bus for long trips. The bus was pretty okay, we had seatbelts which I value a lot, we had plugs to charge our devices, and there is also a small rest room for emergencies. So again, why not five stars? Two things. First, the driver did not speak english and so it was sometimes complicated to communicate with him. Of course, the guide was always there to help, so this is not very important. What is important is the fact that for a bus aimed to do 800 miles in one day, we should be able to recline the seats and sleep without bothering whoever is behind us, and the space we had to do it was not appropriate. Luckily, when we went to canada, there were so few people in the bus that we could always find a seat with nobody sitting behind us. - Itinerary (3 stars): There are a few wrong things with the itinerary. First of all, the maid of the mist and the niagara in-depth tour happened in the second day, not the first. On the second day, the IMAX film didnt happen. On the third day, we did not visit the olympic stadium nor the tower in Montreal. On the fourth day, we didn't visit the parliament building of Quebec. On the fifth day, we didn't visit the MIT. So as you can see, there are a lot of things in the list that we don't visit, and they should be removed from it. Also, there is no point in taking us to a museum, like the Intrepic Air and Space museum in New York if the museum takes 3h to visit and we are only given 1h. We are basically paying a ticket that we can't use to its best when we could skip one of the stops and have more time to enjoy the others (of course if this happens, the places we skip should be removed from the list as well). Another thing, the time for each stop is not very well calibrated. For example, we spent 1h40mins in the empire state building, which is too much in my opinion, but only 1h30 in the Intrepid museum, which is too short. A final comment that concerns both the accommodation and the itinerary: I understand that we are sleeping in hotels far from the cities because it is cheaper to do so, but what happens is that we are taken to the hotel at 6pm and we have to stay there for 12h until we depart again. Usually these hotels are so far away from the cities that it would take more than 2h to go back and forth (NY for example). I wouldn't mind paying a little more for the tour if one of two things happen: 1) we are accommodated in hotels closer to the cities so we can take our own time to visit the place if we don't want to stay in the hotel for 12 hours doing nothing. 2) we could actually take extra time visiting the things that are on the list and that we didnt visit (or even other extra things) and arrive at the hotel later. Overall, I would recommend this tour to a friend, but there are a few downsides that must be explained and clarified in the webpage.

    I recommend this tour!

    Posted by: Patrick on 2017-11-15

    This tour covered a lot places that I wouldn't have been able to visit on my own. The rooms very nice and clean, and the transportation was comfortable as well.

    I recommend this tour!

    Posted by: Stephanie on 2014-06-29

    Michelle, our tour Guide was great.She was helpful, understanding. Accommodation, 1 out of 2 hotels were not that great, always had issues, especially the ones on the U.S. side. Canada side hotels were great. Transportation was bumpy and uncomfortable but the driver was good (wish they spoke English though.) Itinerary could have been better, should avoid wasteful trips like the Glass museum in Corning, NY. Wax museum? Things that you can go see on your own should be removed. Canada was beautiful but we were rushed and weren't able to enjoy most of the beautiful places. Niagara Falls is a must on the Canadian side! If it wasn't for all the cruises, we would not have seen much really. If you don`t mind spending most time on the bus, then this is for you. Next time, my family and I will fly then take the bus.

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