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2-Day Washington DC, Amish Village, Philadelphia Tour from New York/New Jersey

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Available:
Sun (1/1-3/15), Daily (3/16 - 9/2), Mon,Wed,Sat (9/3-10/12), Sat (10/13 - 3/31/2020)
Depart from:
New York, NY; Jersey City, NJ; East Brunswick, NJ
Duration:
2 Days 1 Night

Highlights: Visit Washington, DC (White House, Lincoln Memorial), Philadelphia (Independence Hall, Liberty Bell), Lancaster (The Amish Farm and House), Princeton (Princeton University). Inclusions: 1 night hotel accommodation

  • Exclusive Washington DC in-depth tour visiting Capitol Hill, Library of Congress
  • Visit Amish village to experience a fascinating lifestyle
  • Visit Princeton University, one of the top-notch universities in the world
  • Hotel upgrade available
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  • Details

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Day 1

New York - Princeton - Philadelphia - Lancaster - Washington DC (295 miles)

In the morning, we will visit the Princeton University, the world-famous Ivy League university in New Jersey. Later on, we will continue to Philadelphia and take a tour inside the Independence National Historical Park, home to the Old Capitol Building, Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell. Our last stop of the day will be the Amish Farm and House to learn about Amish history and heritage. We will stay overnight in Washington D.C.
  • Princeton, NJ

    Princeton is known for the Ivy League Princeton University. The campus includes the Collegiate Gothic–style University Chapel and the broad collection of the Princeton University Art Museum are popular spots to see.

    Princeton University

    Princeton University, one of the nation's oldest universities and member of the Ivy League. Princeton students will be the tour guide showing the campus to you.
  • Philadelphia, PA

    One of the most historically significant cities in the United States, Philadelphia was the first capital of the U.S.The City of Brotherly Love draws history buffs and lovers of culture from all corners of the globe!

    Independence National Historical Park

    This National Historical Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania serves as a way of preserving important Revolutionary War sites for future generations. Called "America's most historic square mile," this 55-acre park in the "Old City" district is not to be missed.

    Old Capitol Building

    Part of the American independence hall, a George style red brick building in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. From 1790 to 1800, it served as the capital of the United States in Philadelphia, the building is home to the United States congress, and the earliest congress office building in the United States.

    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.

    Opening Hours: 9:00am - 7:00pm

    Liberty Bell

    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.

    Opening Hours: 9:00am - 7:00pm

  • Lancaster, PA

    Lancaster is a city located in South Central Pennsylvania which serves as the seat of Pennsylvania's Lancaster County and one of the oldest inland towns in the United States. The city's primary industries include healthcare, tourism, public administration, manufacturing, and both professional and semi-professional services.

    The Amish Farm and House

    This authentic Amish farm in Lancaster, PA is more than 300 years old, and an educational experience for the whole family. This 25-acre farm is dedicated to teaching people about the Amish lifestyle in a fun and constructive way.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $22; Child (3-12 yrs) $15; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $21|Opening Hours: Closed Thanksgiving Day, December 25, January 1.

Standard Hotel: Comfort Inn, Holiday Inn or equivalent
Deluxe Hotel: Hilton / Holiday Inn or Similar
Day 2

Washington DC - New York (226 miles)

Today, we will be singhtseeing in Washington, D.C. and visit some of its must-go attractions. We will visit theWhite House (from outside), Madame Tussauds Wax Museum, the Lincoln Memorial, the Korean War Veterans Memorial and the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Then, we will pass by the Jefferson Memorial, the Washington Monument and the World War II Memorial. Customers can choose to take a DC in-depth tour to visit the Capitol Hill and the Library of Congress. We will head back to New York afterwards.
  • 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.

    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.

    Madame Tussauds Wax Museum

    The Washington, DC arm of this worldwide phenomenon is a sight to behold. Amazingly and sometimes eerily lifelike figures line the halls of this art museum in the form of celebrities and politicians both famous and infamous.

    Admission (Optional): Adult $23; Child (Under 11 yrs) $18; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $23|Opening Hours: Mon - Thu 12:00pm - 6:00pm, Fri - Sun 10:00am - 6:00pm

    Lincoln Memorial

    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.

    Duration: Approx. 40 Minutes

    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.

    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.

    Washington Monument

    This iconic obelisk is a memorial to the commander-in-chief of the American revolutionary army and eventual the first president of the United States of America, George Washington. The massive stone structure began construction in 1848.

    Washington DC In-Depth tour

    We will visit two of the most recognizable landmarks in the world. The Capitol Hill, which is a symbol of representative democracy in the world, and the Library of Congress, the oldest cultural institution in the U.S.

    In case the Capitol Hill and Library of Congress are closed, we'll visit Marines War Memorial (15 mins) and US Air Force Memorial (30 mins) instead.
    Mandatory fee for Washington DC In-Depth tour is: Adult $25, Child (3-12) $15

  • Departure & Return

Location Address Departure Return
New York, NY map link 135-20 39th Ave, Flushing, NY 11354 (In front of the Sheraton hotel - Flushing, NY) 6:30am 9:00pm
New York, NY map link 47 Chrystie street, New York, NY (in front of EastWest Bus - New York, NY) 7:30am 8:30pm
Jersey City, NJ map link 100 14th Street, Jersey City, NJ 07310 (Target - Jersey City, NJ) 7:45am 8:00pm

*Return time is an estimate and varies based on traffic and weather conditions.

  • Return Flight Arrangement: please schedule flights to depart from New York or New Jersey after 23:00 pm. We do not take any responsibility for bus delay or flight changes.
  • Price Includes

  • 1 night hotel accommodation
  • Transportation via air conditioned motor coach; or via 7-Seat/15-Seat minibus, subject to guest numbers
  • Tour guide Level 2: semi-guided tour
  • All taxes
  • Price Excludes

  • Admission Fees:
    Destination Adult Child Senior
    Lancaster
    The Amish Farm and House (Optional) $22 $15 (3-12 yrs) $21 (Over 65 yrs)
    Princeton
    Princeton University (Optional) $10 $8 $10
    Washington, DC
    Madame Tussauds Wax Museum (Optional) $23 $18 (Under 11 yrs) $23 (Over 65 yrs)
    Washington DC In-Depth Tour (Mandatory) $25 $15 (3-12 yrs) $25 (Over 65 yrs)
    • Prices are subject to change without prior notice.
    • If you would like to join the optional activities, please pay the fee in cash to the tour guide. You cannot buy / use the tickets on your own or use City Passes. The tour guide will arrange the tickets for the group.
  • Entrance fee (admissions) to all attractions.
  • Personal room fees such as laundry or valet services, telephone calls, or alcoholic beverages/ mini bar items, unless they are otherwise specified.
  • All meals and drinks during the trip are not included in tour price. The tour guide will make eating arrangements.
  • A mandatory service fees for your tour guide and bus driver ($10 per passenger for this special tour. )
  • Any private expenses
  • Additional Note

  • Hotel pricing: Prices are based on two adults sharing. Single room occupancy requires an extra fee. Double, triple & quad prices are for two, three, and four people, staying in one room, respectively (including children). 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.
  • Travel documents: All customers will be responsible for providing their own travel documents and visa if required.
  • Language: 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.
  • City Passes: 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.
  • Child Seat: 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.
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Pricing Policy

Hotel OptionSurcharge Date / Date Range SingleDoubleTripleQuadruple
Deluxe - Surcharge Year round $39$38$38$48
Seat CategorySurcharge Date / Date Range Adult
First 4 Rows Seats Extra$10/person/day - Surcharge Year round $20
  • All hotel and tour schedules are arranged in advance. NO REFUNDS will be given to any customer failing to appear on the departure day.
  • Child rates: Child rates apply to those who are 0-12 yrs old. Customers are welcome to use child safety seats on that have lap and/or shoulder belts/harnesses.
  • To display prices, please mouse over the date on the calendar; the relevant cost-per-person will be displayed.
  Booking Information
1 Departure Date:
2 Number of Rooms:
3 Departure:
 6:30am 135-20 39th Ave - Flushing, NY
 7:30am 47 Chrystie street - New York, NY
 7:45am Target 100 14th St - Jersey City, NJ
4 Hotel Option:

Price Details

Hotel OptionSurcharge Date / Date Range SingleDoubleTripleQuadruple
Deluxe - Surcharge Year round $39$38$38$48
5 Seat Category:

Price Details

Seat CategorySurcharge Date / Date Range Adult
First 4 Rows Seats Extra$10/person/day - Surcharge Year round $20
  Total Fares:
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  • Policies

  Confirmation

  • Immediately after submitting your reservation you will receive a receipt of booking by email. Within 36 hours of submitting your reservation you will receive a confirmation email confirming the booking status. The tour requires a minimum number of passengers to operate so reconfirmation two days prior to the departure date is required. If you are planning to take flight to join the tour, please call us to confirm the tour before booking flight tickets.

  Redemption

  • You will receive an confirmation email (e-ticket) after your order is received. Complete operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, is included on e-ticket. You must print the e-tickets and take them along on your trip; they are your proof of purchase.

  Terms & Condition

BOOKING AND RESERVATION
  • All tours are for early booking, tour operator suggests each passenger should book tour at least 3 weeks before departure date. The passenger may make reservation via email; however, seats will not be assigned until the deposit has been paid. At the time of reservation, passenger may require to provide name, phone number, and address and specify designated tour and date of travel.
SEAT ASSIGNMENT
  • All seats are pre-assigned with numbers; seat assignment is based on a first come first serve basis after down payment.
TRAVEL DOCUMENTS
  • 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.
CANCELLATION OR CHANGE POLICY
    All cancellations or changes of date must comply with the following details: (Notification day and departure day are not counted)
  • 10% of total fee will be charged if cancel or change more than 14 days before departure (not including departure date).
  • 25% of total fee will be charged if cancel or change within 8 to 14 days before departure date (not including departure date).
  • 50% of total fee will be charged if cancel or change within 4 to 7 days before departure date (not including departure date).
  • Absolutely NO refund (exchangeable) on all cancellations or postponements within 3 days prior to departure (not including departure date).
  • All concert tickets and bus tickets are NOT refundable or exchangeable.
  • Passenger must present ticket(s) at time of refund; all refunds will be issued by company check or credit card only. (Absolutely NO cash refund).
    There is 6% handling fee add-on to the above penalties.
BOARDING TIME AND PLACE
  • All passengers must arrive 30 minutes before departure time. All passengers must show photo ID and boarding pass or tickets for boarding; absolutely no boarding without tickets. Departure time and boarding location will be confirmed after the reservation is made.
TRAVEL INSURANCE
  • Tour operator is not responsible for any loss of or damage to personal items, or personal injury that may occur on or during the tour. It is optional that passengers to buy travel insurance, for more information, please consult your travel agent.
RESPONSIBILITY
  • Tour operator reserves the right to substitute hotels and alter the itinerary, withdraw any tour and make any desirable alteration for the convenience of the operation of the tour.
  • Tour operator reserves the right to alter the tour program and itinerary order may be different than displayed online, the tour guide will arrange it accordingly depending on the traffic, hotel arrangement, and attractions opening time, etc.
  • Tour operator reserves the right to cancel the tour prior to departure for any reason. By accepting our policy, the passenger must agree that the tour operator shall hold no responsibilities in itinerary alterations, delays or cancellation strikes, sickness, theft, loss, accidents, weather or any other causes.
  • Each group requires a minimum of 10 passengers to operate a departure. The tour operator reserves the right to cancel a departure due to not meeting this basic requirement. Liability for such cancellation is limited to full refund of money received by us, and this will constitute full settlement with Tour Department.
  • Tour operator reserves the right to decline to accept or retain any tour member for any reason before or during the tour.
  • All prices are subject to change without prior notice.
  • All itineraries are subject to change without notice.
  • All passengers must obtain a valid passport and all entry/exit visa as required by immigration regulation.
  • If the passenger has any special request to leave the tour in a certain place during the tour, it is their responsibility to notify tour operator in advance to confirm upon booking the tour.
  • Passenger must be self-reliant; those who require assistance must be accompanied by a friend or relative. Tour operator is NOT able to provide individual assistance for any passenger.
  • Passengers should inform the escort or hotel reception if they are to use the hotel swimming pool. All children should be accompanied by their parents while using the pool. No lifeguard on premises swim at your own risk.
  • Passenger(s) are responsible for his or her belonging(s). Tour operator will NOT longer provide services to track or trace any personal item(s).