Trip Duration: 19 Nights / 20 Days
Itinerary: 2 Nights New York | 1 Nights Washington D.C. | 1 Nights Harrisburg | 2 Nights Niagara Falls | 3 Nights Orlando | 3 Nights O/N Cruise | 1 Nights Orlando | 2 Nights Las Vegas | 2 Nights Los Angeles | 2 Nights San Francisco
Grand Tour Of USA
Your pick up will be done by airport representative (Baggage claim for Domestic passengers & Currency exchange for International arrivals. Representative will be at Baggage claim for Domestic passengers & Currency exchange for International arrivals. (in order for us to coordinate the pick-up, we need a valid contact number for the passengers. Wait time will vary anywhere from 30 minutes to 1 hour for International passengers). Check into Hotel Hilton (Check in time 3 PM). ****Please note that the hotel may take your Credit card at the time of check in towards Incidentals. The hold on the card will be released once the guests check out if no charges are incurred**********
Meet your tour manager at 6 pm in the hotel lobby to start the tour. Enjoy a wonderful buffet dinner at Indian restaurant. After dinner, get one hour of free time at Times Square to see the city in action at night. Overnight at Hotel (HILTON JFK OR SIMILAR). For passengers wising to stay longer, please take cab on own to get to the hotel. (D).
Enjoy a Hearty buffet breakfast at the hotel & depart at 7:45 am to get on to the Statue of Liberty Ferry from Battery park. View the world famous iconic Statue symbolizing the country's freedom. Lunch on own. Make a pit stop to see the 'NY BULL' on Wall St. This bronze statue weighs 3200 kgs & is a symbol of financial optimism & prosperity. Enjoy a scenic view from the top of Freedom tower. This is now the tallest building on the Western Hemisphere and stands in place of Twin towers. After an early dinner at the Indian restaurant, see New York at its best from a double-decker bus. In 'The City that Never Sleeps,' the best sightseeing happens after the sun goes down. Discover the brilliant lights, stunning views and vibrant nightlife with double-decker Night Tour! Overnight at Hilton JFK or similar. (B, D).
Get an early start to your day & drive to Philadelphia (approximately 2 hours' drive without traffic. Enjoy an entertaining tour of the largest city in Pennsylvania state in a double-decker bus. Our entertaining tour guide is a history buff, and he will relate the love of the city and a real sense of Philadelphia's place in history to the group. Lunch on own. Drive to the beautiful city of Baltimore (2 hours' drive approximately) to view one of its Historic ships USS Constellation which carried an important diplomatic role in Civil war.
The sloop was launched on 26 August 1854 and commissioned on 28 July 1855 with Captain Charles H. Bell in command. She remained in service for close to a century before finally being retired in 1954, and preserved as a museum ship. Enjoy a ride in self-driven paddleboat (that holds 4 passengers) on the Baltimore's inner harbor. Drive to outskirts of DC to check into your hotel (approximately one hours' drive). Dinner enroute. Check into Marriott Crystal city or Similar). (B, D)
Today after breakfast, enjoy a tour of the Capitol building-if open for tours (seat of United States Congress) & learn a little bit more in detail about the Nation's legislature. Enjoy city tour with a specialized guide in DC covering all the major landmarks. See all the key attractions DC has to offer and learn about the history and trivia that surrounds Washington on this interactive tour of the capital city. You will visit the major monuments on this quick and efficient tour and see the best attractions
At the end of the city tour, you will be given time at Air & space museum to view all the different exhibits related to space & Aeronautics. Lunch on own. Proceed to Hershey's Chocolate world & enjoy a ride depicting the various stages of chocolate making. Dinner at Indian restaurant & check into Hotel (Hilton Harrisburg or Similar).
********Please note that for Thursday departures, Capitol tour in DC is not included. We will instead do a city tour of DC in the morning followed by two museums- AIR & SPACE MUSEUM & MUESEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY. Rest of the itinerary remains the same. (B, D).
After breakfast, proceed to do the Pennsylvania Capitol tour (if open for tours) & drive to Corning Glass museum (approximately 3 hours) to view over 40,000 objects representing more than 3500 years of glass making. Lunch on own. Proceed to Niagara Falls (approximately 2 hours of drive). Dinner at Indian restaurant. View the illumination of falls at night. This illumination includes a range of colors that alternate throughout the evening and shine over all of Niagara Falls & stay overnight at hotel (Sheraton at the falls or similar). (B, D)
Today after breakfast, enjoy a 45 minute IMAX movie at the Niagara adventure theatre. To view you next attraction, Cave of the Winds, you will take an elevator ride- 175 feet below to get to a feel the power of Falls first hand. Geared-up in a souvenir rain poncho and specially designed sandals, guests follow wooden walkways along Niagara River to the Hurricane Deck. Do not forget to take extra pair of clothes as you will definitely get wet. You will also take a closer look at the Bridal veil falls in a boat ride abroad Maid of the mist. Lunch on own. Evening Free on own. Dinner at Indian restaurant & overnight at hotel. (B, D)
After breakfast, our representative will pick you up from the hotel for airport transfer based on your individual flights (please note that check out time is 11 am).
Continue your journey to Orlando. Welcome to Orlando, FL!!! You will be picked up by our representative from baggage claim and dropped off at the hotel. Dinner at Indian restaurant (walking distance from the hotel).
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE RESTAURANT CLOSES AT 10:00 PM. PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU ARE AT THE RESTAURANT BEFORE CLOSING IN ORDER TO BE SERVED. Overnight at hotel. (B, D)
After breakfast, please check with the front desk regarding shuttle timings to Magic Kingdom. This will be a round trip transportation provided from the hotel. Enjoy a full day at the park. YOU WILL NEED TO CARRY YOUR PHOTO ID TO PICK UP TICKETS FROM WILL CALL WINDOW. Overnight at the hotel. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO STAY BACK FOR FIREWORKS, PLEASE MAKE YOUR OWN ARRANGEMENTS FOR TRANSFER. Dinner at Indian restaurant (walking distance). (B).
You will be picked up from the hotel on SIC basis for a full day tour of MIAMI. (Please read the notes at the end of the itinerary). Your driver will hand over packed breakfast on the bus. Lunch and Dinner will be on own. Your tour includes entrance to Gator park as well as 30-minute Airboat tour and a wildlife show.(PLEASE COLLECT THE CONFIRMATION NUMBER FOR THE TRANSPORTATION FROM YOUR TOUR MANAGER ON THE EAST COAST. Overnight at the hotel. Dinner arrangements will be on own. FOR PASSENGERS TAKING THURSDAY DEPARTURE OF GRAND USA, THIS SIGHTSEEING WILL BE DONE ON DAY 8 OF TOUR DEPENDING ON TOUR AVAILABILITY. (B)
After breakfast, enjoy a full day at Disney's EPCOT. Please check with the hotel regarding hotel shuttle. This will be a round trip transportation provided from the hotel. Enjoy a full day at the park. Dinner at Indian restaurant (walking distance). (B, D)
Enjoy a relaxed breakfast at the hotel. Your driver will pick you up from the hotel at 11 am for transfer to the cruise terminal.
PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ONLY DO DROP OFF AT PORT CANAVERAL AS A PART OF OUR ITINERARY. WE ENCOURAGE THAT YOU BOOK ROYAL CARIBBEAN DEPARTING EVERY FRIDAY FROM PORT CANAVERAL. (B).
After breakfast, we will depart for the Cruise port to board your Bahamas Cruise.
Day at cruise.
Our representative will pick you up from the port at 9 am from the cruise terminal upon disembarking. Hotel check in time is 3 pm. You are free to leave your luggage with the bell desk and enjoy some shopping time at Premium Outlet mall close to your hotel. Enjoy free day on own. Evening dinner at Indian restaurant. Overnight at hotel. (D).
Welcome to LAS VEGAS!!!! Your pick up will be done by our airport representative (Baggage claim for Domestic passengers. Check into Hotel PLANET HOLLYWOOD (Check in time 3 PM). ****Please note that the hotel may take your Credit card at the time of check in towards Incidentals. The hold on the card will be released once the guests check out if no charges are incurred. If you would like to do an early check in, please check in with the front desk. Early check in fee is approximately $22 per room based on availability **********
Meet your tour manager at 6 pm in the hotel lobby to start the tour. Enjoy a wonderful buffet dinner at Indian restaurant. After dinner, you will be taken around the city in a Double-decker bus where your guide will explain all about Sin city. As dusk falls, the city turns on. See the dazzling neon lights as you travel down the strip and roll past casinos, wedding chapels and historic landmarks into the heart of downtown. Overnight at hotel. (B, D).
Today is a free day on own. If you have booked your Grand Canyon through us, our Tour manager will drop you off at the pickup location for your tour and Breakfast will be packed for those passengers taking the Grand Canyon coach tours. For passengers, choosing to not take the Grand Canyon, you will be provided with a $12 gift card, Valid at Earl of Sandwich inside Planet Hollywood.
After dinner at Indian restaurant, our bus will pick you up to take you to watch an Amazing & exciting ACROBATICS SHOW -MYSTERE show. Deemed a theatrical 'flower in the desert,'Mystere' thrills generations of audiences with its exhilarating blend of whimsy, drama and the unimaginable brought to life on stage. Honored eight times as 'Best Production Show by the Las Vegas Review-Journal,'Mystre has an international cast of 75 performers featuring dancers, singers, musicians and champion-caliber acrobats. Overnight at hotel.
(For Wednesday departures, DAY 1 will be dinner with MYSTERE Show in the evening while DAY 2 - Thursday will be day free for Grand Canyon & evening will have Double-Decker tour). (B, D)
After buffet breakfast at the hotel, have an early start & depart for Los Angeles. Visit the OUE Skyspace and experience a Panoramic 360-degree View from the second tallest building West of Mississippi. The building structure is designed to withstand earthquakes to the magnitude of 8.3 on richter scale. You will be taken to the 70th floor to get a wonderful view of the city. You can also slide from one level of the building to another to get a glimpse of the city in its glory. From there, drive to Santa Monica Beach & enjoy a relaxed time at the Pier. With a carousel, an arcade, an amusement park, restaurants, the Santa Monica Pier offers a wide range of activities for the whole family. Drive to Indian restaurant for dinner. Check into Hotel for Overnight stay. (B, D)
After breakfast at the hotel, proceed for city tour of Los Angeles. Enjoy a guided tour of Los Angeles by our experienced tour guide. Drive through the busy streets of Avenue of Stars, Kodak theater and rodeo drive. Get your picture of the famous Hollywood sign from one of the vantage points.
You will then be taken to Universal Studios to enjoy the rest of the day at the park. This Sprawling Amusement park with thrilling theme rides, restaurants, shows, shops and one of the oldest real working movie studio in use is definitely a unique & fun filled experience for the whole family. Evening Dinner at Indian restaurant. Overnight at Hotel. (B, D).
Today after breakfast, you will drive to Solvang (approximately 3 hours). Also known as Danish city of California, Solvang is known for it\'s untamed beauty and perfect weather all throughout the year. Enjoy Lunch on own. You will take a historic 25-minute ride though the city\'s downtown in a Horse trolley (IF OPEN). Board your bus & drive to San Francisco (approximately 4 hours). Dinner at Indian restaurant & overnight at Hotel. (B, D)
You will have a full day to enjoy in San Francisco today. After breakfast at the hotel, enjoy the amazing skyline of San Francisco on BAY CRUISE with spectacular views of Alcatraz, Golden Gate bridge & Bay Bridge. An Audio tour in 16 languages is available to get detailed history of this great city. Lunch on own. Your guide today will cover all the major highlights of the city in an in-depth city tour. Enjoy a wonderful ride aboard Cable car (the world's last manually operated Cable car system- if operational). Enjoy a spectacular view of San Francisco from Twin peaks. San Francisco's Twin Peaks are two prominent hills near the center of the city. Each one stands at about 922 feet tall, and they offer amazing views of the Bay Area all the way down to the water. Dinner at Indian restaurant & Overnight at hotel. (B, D).
Today after breakfast, check out from the hotel (check out time is 11 am). The hotel offers complimentary shuttle to the airport. Please check with the bell desk regarding shuttle timings. If you have any early flight & no shuttle is operational, please take a cab on own. (Shuttle timings is from 5 AM to 9 PM). (B)