6-Day Harvard University, New Port, Yale University, New York, Philadelphia, Niagara Falls Tour from BostonBO6-3801
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- Departure: Boston
- Leave: Boston / Buffalo
- Duration: 6 Day(s)
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- New York: Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty Cruise
- Plenty of time for sightseeing
|Day 1||Harvard University In-Depth Tour→MIT→Boston||Harvard University / Trinity Church Boston / John Hancock Tower / Massachusetts State House / Boston Common / Quincy Market / Boston / Massachusetts Institute of Technology / New England Aquarium / Boston Port Ship / Copley Square|
|Day 2||Boston→New Port→Hartford||Newport / Yale University / The Breakers / New Haven / New York|
|Day 3||New York City||Statue of Liberty / Empire State Building / New York Madame Tussauds / The Intrepit Sea Air Space Museum / New York / Ripley's Believe It or Not / Metropolitan Museum of Art|
|Day 4||New York→Philadelphia→Washington D.C.||US Capitol / The Philadelphia Congress Hall / Independence Hall / White House / National Air and Space Museum in Washington DC / Korean War Veterans Memorial / Liberty Bell / Lincoln Memorial / Vietnam Veterans Memorial / Philadelphia / Washington DC|
|Day 5||Washington D.C.→Corning Museum of glass→Niagara Falls||Niagara Falls / Maid of the Mist / Horseshoe Falls / Thundering Water Cultural Show|
|Day 6||Niagara Falls→Boston||Old Fort Niagara / Niagara IMAX Legend Film|
Harvard University In-Depth Tour→MIT→Boston
On the designated pick-up area
Trinity Church Boston
John Hancock Tower
Massachusetts State House
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
New England Aquarium
Boston Port Ship
Comfort Inn Randolph or similar
First we'll explore the campuses of Harvard University and MIT. Our tour of Boston proper will officially begin in the afternoon, with stops at Copley Square, John Hancock Center, Trinity Church, Boston Common and Massachusetts State House and New England Aquarium. Afterwards, you'll have the option of taking a Boston Harbor Cruise. We'll finish off our grand tour of the city with a visit to Quincy Market for a sampling of the local fare.
Harvard University In-Depth Tour, 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. Our unique student led campus tour will tell you the most interesting stories of both history and the architecture.
Massachusetts State House, Perched grandly atop Beacon Hill, the Massachusetts State House has been the location of Massachusetts government since 1798. This iconic domed building houses the governor's offices and the state legislature. Tours must be scheduled in advance.
The John Hancock Tower is an iconic skyscraper in Boston, MA. Constructed in 1968, this beautiful blue building is staple of the Boston skyline. It is the tallest building both in Boston and all of New England.
Trinity Church is located in Boston's upscale Back Bay neighborhood. It is a parish of the Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts, and the elaborate and ornate building has become a landmark and icon in downtown Boston.
Boston Common, Boston's famous park has been serving citizens of the city for over 200 years. The 50 acres of rolling lawns and clear ponds have seen the likes of everyone from Martin Luther King to Paul Revere.
Boston Harbor Cruise, For hundred of years, Boston Harbor has been a place of dramatic importance in the United States. Now guests can experience it in a whole new way with an exciting boat tour of the area.
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.
Assemble at a designated place
La Quinta Inn or similar
Today we will travel from Boston, MA to Newport, RI, where we will visit the Breakers Mansion. We will then head to New Haven to visit Yale University (admission not included). It is the third oldest college with Gothic buildings and student dormitory. You will enjoy a brief stop at the famous Sterling Memorial Library, which was designed by James Gamble Rogers as the centerpiece of Yale’s Gothic Revival campus. (In case tour areas closed due to school’s schedule, campus tour will only take place in the public open area.) Finally we will drive to New York City, where we will get a chance to see the beautiful lights of the city at night.
Breakers Mansion, Newport, Rhode Island is known across the country as a haven for the elite, and the Breakers Mansion, built by the Vanderbilt family as a "summer cottage" epitomizes the wealth and opulence that has come to characterize the town. (Mandarin Chinese audio tour is now available!)
Yale University, Guests will visit the campus of Yale University located in New Haven in the morning! It is the third oldest college with Gothic buildings and student dormitory. You will enjoy a brief stop at the famous Sterling Memorial Library, which was designed by James Gamble Rogers as the centerpiece of Yale's Gothic Revival campus.(In case tour areas closed due to school's schedule, campus tour will only take place in the public open area)
NYC Night Tour, New York City is at its best at night! Join this special tour of the City that Never Sleeps and see for yourself the constant buzz and murmur always present under the eternally bright lights of the Big Apple.
New York City
Assemble at a designated place
Statue of Liberty
Empire State Building
New York Madame Tussauds
The Intrepit Sea Air Space Museum
Ripley's Believe It or Not
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Today we will spend the day touring New York City. Activities include a boat ride to the Statue of Liberty, an elevator ride up the top of the Empire State Building, a visit to the USS Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, a tour of Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, and Ripley’s Believe It or Not.
New York, 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!
Statue of Liberty Cruise, Although it is now known for its pale green hue, Lady Liberty was originally a shining copper statue. Oxidation has resulted in this gift from France to the United States taking on the color we see now.
Empire State Building, One of the most famous buildings in the world, the iconic Empire State Building is not just a symbol or New York City or the East Coast, but of the entire United States of America.
The USS Intrepid, docked permanently in New York Harbor, is an authentic World War II aircraft carrier that now functions as a military history museum. On the deck of the ship is a collection of fighter planes.
Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square Auditorium 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.
Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, The New York City branch of this international chain of sculpture museums is one of the Big Apple's most popular spots for tourists and locals alike. Guests come from all over to see eerily lifelike wax figures.
Museum of Modern Art, The MoMA is one of the most visited museums in the world, attracting over 3 million visitors per year. The impressive collection that it houses includes works by Pollock, Dali, van Gogh, Picasso, among others.
New York→Philadelphia→Washington D.C.
Assemble at a designated place
The Philadelphia Congress Hall
National Air and Space Museum in Washington DC
Korean War Veterans Memorial
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Comfort Inn or similar
We will firstly go to Philadelphia, PA in the morning to see the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall, and then head to Washington. Then we will take Washington DC In-Depth tour which including the Capitol Hill (Inside visit), Library of congress (Inside visit) and Supreme Court (Photo stop).
Philadelphia, One of the most historically significant cities in the United States, Philadelphia was the original American capital. The City of Brotherly Love draws history buffs and lovers of culture from all corners of the globe!
The famously cracked Liberty Bell is a sign of American Independence and spirit. Located at Liberty Bell Center in Philadelphia, PA, this symbol of the American Revolution was crafted in 1752-- more than 250 years ago.
Independence Hall, One of Philadelphia's most famous landmarks, Independence Hall in Independence National Historical Park is the location where both the Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution were debated, written, and ratified by the Founding Fathers of the USA.
Washington, DC, 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.
US Capitol, 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.
Vietnam Veterans Memorial, 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.
Korean War Veterans Memorial, 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.
White House, 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.
Jefferson Memorial, The Thomas Jefferson Memorial is a memorial to the third president of the United States. The impressive building is neoclassical in design and has been standing since 1943. It sees more than two million visitors every year. We will stay here for 2 hours during the Cherry Blossom time.
National Air and Space Museum, One of the Smithsonian Institute's museums in Washington, DC, the National Air and Space Museum chronicles the history of flight. From the Wright Brother to Buzz Aldrin, the exhibits at this museum explore all of humanity's air travels.
DC Chinese Dinner, It may not be as big as the one in New York, but Washington DC's Chinatown is nothing to scoff at. With numerous specialty restaurants and eateries, the authentic Asian cuisine found here is second to none!
Washington D.C.→Corning Museum of glass→Niagara Falls
Assemble at a designated place
Maid of the Mist
Thundering Water Cultural Show
Days Inn/Econolodge/Super 8 or similar
We will head north to the Corning Glass Museum in Corning, NY. We will then continue on to Niagara Falls, NY where we will take the famous Maid of the Mist cruise to explore the beauty of Niagara Falls (In winter, we will alter Maid of the Mist with Jet Boat Ride). Enjoy a native journey with the Thundering Water Cultural Show, and the Nighttime Illumination of the Falls.
Corning Museum of Glass, This non-profit museum run by Corning Glass Works explores the science behind glassmaking the history of the art throughout human cultures. It contains tens of thousands of significant objects, some as much as 3,500 years old.
Niagara Falls Illumination, 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 of the year at dusk, visitors can experience the falls a new way.
Maid of the Mist, This famous boat ride is perhaps Niagara Falls' most popular attraction. Get ready to get wet: the Maid of the Mist takes its passengers as close to the falls themselves as it is possible for anyone to get.
Thundering Water Cultural Show, This performance is a celebration of Native American culture and their interaction with the Falls throughout their history. "The Spirit of the Mist" show is performed in time with the falls via a method known as hoop dancing.
Assemble at a designated place
Old Fort Niagara
Niagara IMAX Legend Film
In the morning, we will continue to explore Niagara Falls, NY where we will see Niagara Falls Adventure Movie and have an in-depth tour that includes visits to the Whirlpool State Park and Old Fort Niagara. From there, we will return to Boston. See "Departure and Return Details" for pickup and drop off information.
Niagara Falls Adventure Movie, This movie and its accompanying exhibit look back on the history of human interaction with the glorious Niagara Falls, focusing heavily on the "Daredevils" who have tried to cross, jump, and throw themselves down its waters.
Niagara Falls In-Depth Tour, An in-depth tour of this famous and historic area takes passengers through some of the lesser-known stories that surround Niagara Falls. We will visit Old Fort Niagara and Whirlpool State Park.
Departure & Return
|Quincy, MA - President Plaza||08:00am||219 Quincy Ave, Quincy, MA 02169||In front of Kim Man Market at President Plaza|
|Boston, MA - 81 Harrison||08:30am||81 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA 02111||Boston-81 Harrison|
|Quincy, MA - President PlazaIn front of Kim Man Market at President Plaza||09:30pm||219 Quincy Ave, Quincy, MA 02169|
|Boston, MABoston-81 Harrison||09:00pm||81 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA 02111|
Includes & Excludes
- Transportation via deluxe air conditioned, lavatory equipped motor coach; sometimes may via 7-Seat or 15-Seat minibus
- Tour guide
- All taxes
- 5 nights Hotel Accommodation
- All meals and drinks during the trip are not included in tour price. The tour guide will make eating arrangements
- A mandatory service fees: A total of $10/day per passenger. Any child / Infant reserving a seat will have to pay the service fees as well. Ex: 2 people taking a 2-day tour would pay: $10 x 2 (seats) x 2 (days) = $40
- Any private expensessuch as laundry or valet services, telephone calls, or alcoholic beverages/ mini bar items, unless they are otherwise specified
- Boston Harbor Cruise (Optional): Adult: $27; Child (Under 11 yrs): $23; Senior (Over 65 yrs): $25
- Boston Lobster Meal (Optional): $35
- Harvard University In-Depth Tour (Optional): Adult: $12; Child (Under 12 yrs): $7; Senior (Over 65 yrs): $12
- New England Aquarium (Optional): Adult: $32.5; Child (3-11 yrs): $23.5; Senior (Over 60 yrs): $30.5
- Prudential Tower (Optional): Adult: $21; Child (Under 12 yrs): $15; Senior (Over 62 yrs): $17
- Jet Boat Ride (Optional): Adult: $69; Child (Under 12 yrs): $59；Senior (Over 65 yrs): $69
- Maid of the Mist (Optional): Adult: $20; Child (Under 12 yrs): $11; Senior (Over 65 yrs): $20
- Niagara Falls Adventure Theater IMAX (Optional): Adult: $12; Child (3-12 yrs): $8; Senior (Over 65 yrs): $12
- Statue of Liberty Cruise (Optional): Adult: $29; Child (Under 12 yrs): $23; Senior (Over 65 yrs): $28
The above out-of-pocket project price is for reference only. Admission prices in Optional Activities section may not be up-to-date, and the price is subject to your guide.
- Customers MUST at least attend 1 of 6 attractions (Statue of Liberty Cruise, Empire State Building, Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum, Ripley's Believe It or Not Museum, Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, Metropolitan Museum of Art ) on the day touring New York City, otherwise, an additional service fee would be applied
- 6% of total fee （minimum of $25）will be charged if cancel or change more than 30 days before departure (not including departure date)
- All tours are for early booking, tour operator suggests each passenger should book tour at least 3 weeks before departure date, seat assignment is based on a first come first serve basis after down payment.
- All tours are escorted by professional bi- or multi-lingual tour guides and/or drivers (English/Chinese). Depending on the number of passengers booked for a particular departure, tours and/or languages may be combined to operate the tours
- Each passenger must carry a valid travel document. (Valid visa for countries needed) (E.g. Green Card, Passport, Re-Entry Permit, and etc.) Tour operator is not responsible for lost or stolen personal items.
- Prices are subject to change without prior notice
- All passengers must arrive 30 minutes before departure. All passengers must board the vehicle with a permit to board, a group ticket or a confirmation number when booking online.
- Please note that each hotel room can only accommodate a maximum of 4 guests (adults or children). Each guest room comes standard with two full-sized or one queen-sized bed
- No City Passes or any other kind of outside promotional offer may be used on this tour. Guests who buy tickets to attractions from elsewhere will not be provided with transportation
- Due to weather conditions, or other irresistible factors that result in changes to the itinerary, we reserve the right to change the itinerary and stay at the hotel.
- We reserve the right to cancel the itinerary or reschedule in accordance with the execution requirements or force majeure. Once the itinerary is cancelled, we are only obligated to refund the full amount of the tour.
- Children aged under 8 yrs will have to have car seat to take our tours. Customers will need to prepare car seats themselves, tour operator is not responsible to provide car seats
- When three or four people live in the same room, the third person will be exempt from the hotel and the fare, but will be required to pay for the tickets, tips and meals. The listed prices have been adjusted.
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|Cancellation Period||Service Charge|
|7 days prior to tour departure date||Non-refundable|
|8 - 14 days prior to tour departure date||50% tour cost paid will be refunded|
|15 - 29 days prior to tour departure date||75% tour cost paid will be refunded|
|30 or more days prior to tour departure date||85% tour cost paid will be refunded|
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- $25 modification service fee will apply each time you modify the order. No modification request will be accepted 7 days period before the tour departure date.
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