GALA EAST COAST (THURSDAY DEPARTURES)

(06 Nights / 07 days)

Departure Dates 2018

APRIL May June
19, 26 03,10,17,24,31 07,14,21,28
JULY AUGUST SEPTEMBER
05, 12, 19, 26 02, 09, 16, 23, 30 06, 13, 20, 27
OCTOBER NOVEMBER
04, 11, 18, 25 01, 15

DETAILED TOUR ITINERARY

DAY 1- NEW YORK

Welcome to New York, Your pick up will be done Super shuttle on Seat in coach basis. On Arrival, you are requested to approach Super shuttle desk located at your terminal/ground transportation counter or one of the agents for directions. Private pick up is also available at an additional cost if pre booked (one week prior with contact details-rates available in optional sheet). **** One carry on and one suitcase per person only***** Check into Hotel Le Parker Meridian (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********** Porterage is not included in the cost.
Meet your tour manager at 07:00 pm in the hotel lobby to start the tour. Enjoy a wonderful buffet dinner at Indian restaurant (walking distance). After dinner, enjoy free time at Times Square on own to see the city in action at night. Overnight at Hotel
Overnight at a Hotel in New York
Meals Indian Dinner

DAY 2- NEW YORK

Depart from the hotel at 8:00 am in the morning for your breakfast at an American restaurant. After breakfast, proceed to go 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 observation deck. This is now the tallest building on the Western Hemisphere and stands in place of Twin towers. We will make a photo stop at Ground Zero (entrance to 9/11 memorial is not included). Get down to get a closer look at Rockefeller center comprising of 19 high rise commercial buildings. Declared a national historic monument, you will be able to get quick photos of this landmark. Explore Souvenir shopping to take some excellent mementos back home. 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 a Hotel in New York
Meals : Breakfast, Indian Dinner

DAY 3- NEW YORK – PHILADELPHIA – WASHINGTON, D.C.

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 (guided city tour). 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) Enjoy free time on own at Baltimore’s inner harbor offering a wide variety of restaurants, shopping, street performances and much more abroad Water Taxi. Drive to outskirts of DC to check into your hotel (approximately one hour’ drive). Dinner enroute. Check into Marriott Tysons or Similar)
Overnight at a Hotel in Washington, D.C.
Meals : Breakfast, Indian Dinner

DAY 4- WASHINGTON, D.C.

Today after breakfast, Enjoy city tour of DC with a specialized guide covering all the major landmarks. See all the key attractions in DC 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.
At the end of the city tour, you will be given time at Air & space museum (1 hour and 30 minutes) to view all the different exhibits related to space & Aeronautics. Lunch on own. You will also be given time to visit museum of Natural history (1 hour and 30 minutes) 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).
Overnight at a Hotel in Washington, D.C.
Meals : Breakfast, Indian Dinner

DAY 5 – WASHINGTON, D.C. – NIAGARA FALLS

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 enroute. 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)
Overnight at a Hotel in Niagara Falls.
Meals : Breakfast, Indian Dinner

DAY 6 – NIAGARA FALLS – NO COACH

The hotel is walking distance to the park. There will be no coach on this day of the tour.
Today after breakfast, enjoy a 30 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.
Overnight at a Hotel in Niagara Falls.
Meals : Breakfast, Indian Dinner



INCLUSIONS:

  • All hotels as mentioned below
  • Airport transfer on sic basis (from jfk (New York) to hotel) and private transfer from hotel to buf airport.
  • 6 dinners at Indian restaurant (choice of veg, non-veg & Jain)
  • 6 American buffet breakfast
  • Hindi speaking tour director (will meet at 7 pm on day 1 & be with the group till end of day 6)
  • Tour will be conducted in a 55 seater/22 seater/15 seater/van based on the number of people signed for the tour (request you to check with us one week prior to the departure date to get information on the size of the vehicle).
  • Wi-Fi at all hotels as well as 55 seater coach. N/A for smaller vans/coaches. (Not guaranteed).
  • Sightseeing:
      • Statue of liberty
      • Wall st bull
      • Freedom tower
      • Pit stop at Rockefeller center
      • Pit stop at ground zero
      • Doubledecker city tour in New York
      • Philadelphia city tour (guided)
      • Baltimore water taxi
      • City tour of dc (guided)
      • Air & space museum
      • Museum of natural history
      • Hershey’s chocolate world
      • Pennsylvania state capitol (if open) guided
      • Corning glass museum
      • Illumination of falls
      • Imax movie in Niagara
      • Cave of the winds
      • Maid of the mist



EXCLUSIONS:

  • Lunches
  • Domestic flights arriving into jfk & departing out of buf (your flight will be arriving on Thursday at jfk (New York) & departing out of buffalo, New York on Wednesday.
  • Visa & processing fees
  • Porterage
  • Mandatory tips ($12 per person for the entire tour) to be given to the tour director. This cannot be pre-paid.

HOTEL LIST:
*******Below Hotels are contracted for the series. However, please do reach out to us for last minute bookings for final confirmation of the hotels.

TOUR NAME SINGLE DOUBLE TRIPLE QUAD CHILD PP
GALA EAST COAST (THURSDAY DEPARTURES) 2280 1592 1491 1367 684

PRE NIGHT RATES AT LE MERIDIAN (PER PERSON)-ALL PRICES IN USD: (breakfast not included):

Hotel SGL DBL TRL QUAD CHILD
LE MERIDIAN 436 236 181 159 94

POST NIGHT RATES AT SHERATON AT THE FALLS WITH BREAKFAST & TAXES (PER PERSON)-ALL PRICES IN USD:

Hotel SGL DBL TRL QUAD CHILD
SHERATON AT THE FALLS OR SIMILAR 214 116 90 74 46



IMPORTANT NOTE:

  • The above is just a quote. No Airfare/Rooms are blocked. Airfare/Rooms are subject to availability at the time of booking.
  • GST will be applicable extra at the time of documentation.