a Niagara Falls tour from Washington D.C.named【4-Day】Niagara Falls,New York and Boston Tour from Washington D.C.
- By Kevin
- On Mar 30, 2017
- North America
- Travel Tips
☆Visit Niagara Falls,New York,Boston,Corning.
Day 1:Washington D.C.-Corning-Niagara Falls
We will arrive at Corning Museum of Glass around the noon.Guests here will be invited to enjoy the Hot Glass Show which is performed by professional glass technicians.
After the lunch,we will arrive at the world renowned Niagara Falls.Here,guests can overlook the deafening roar of the American Falls,the Horseshoe Falls and the Bridal Veil Falls!Take the voyage on the famous“Maid of the Mist”boat and face-to-face with the pounding waters.(No boat operation in winter.If time is available,guests will have chance to take the impressive and exciting Niagara Jetboat.)
Absolutely,you will like the"Niagara:Legends of Adventure",a dramatic 45-minute IMAX film on the new screen(45 feet×25 feet),to discover the history and culture of the Niagara Falls.
Afterwards,you can choose either:A.to self-explore the Falls Park till return the hotel,or,B.to take Niagara Falls In-depth Tour(Tour fee:$25/person,including$13 of the admission ticket).This interesting and exciting tour includes two popular attractions:the magnificent natural wonder-Niagara Whirlpool State Park and the U.S.historic landmark-Old Fort Niagara.
At dusk,there will be an exciting Traditional Native American Dance Show,and the night will be ended with the beautiful native singing and the gorgeous traditional dancing!
Then we will return to the hotel.
(The completeness of night view on certain summer evenings may be limited or not available due to late sunset time and US Federal Government regulations on driving hours.)
Corning Museum of Glass ;-This museum in western New York is dedicated to the history,art,and science behind glassmaking.Its collection contains more than 45,000 objects,some of which date back millennia.It was founded in 1951 and sees 400,000 visitors annually.
Maid of the Mist-This famous boat ride gets passengers up close and personal with the Niagara Falls!The Maid rides right into the mists thrown up by the roaring cascade as the Niagara River tumbles over the edge of the falls.(The last open day in 2016 is November 6.)
Niagara Falls Adventure Movie-This movie,which guests will view on an impressive 45-foot-wide screen,tells the history of human interaction with the falls,focusing largely on the"daredevils"who have crossed,boated,and even jumped off them.
Niagara Falls In-Depth Tour-This interesting and exciting fuller tour of the greater Niagara area takes guests to sights they otherwise may not see,such as the impressive water formation at Whirlpool State Park or the historic Old Fort Niagara.
Whirlpool State Park-Whirlpool State Park overlooks the Niagara Gorge.Have a picnic in the field above before hiking below to see the whirlpool up close.The park includes hiking and biking trails,fishing spots,and a playground.
Old Fort Niagara-Standing on a bluff above Lake Ontario not far from Niagara Falls,Old Fort Niagara has dominated the entrance to the Niagara River since 1726.The colorful history of the site began even earlier,and continues to the present day.
Thundering Water Cultural Show-Niagara,like many impressive wonders of nature,is a sacred place for the local Native American people.This show uses dance as a storytelling medium through which to showcase the impact that the falls have had on native culture.
Day 2:Upstate New York-Boston
We will cross the upstate New York and leave for Boston when you enjoy the magnificent view of the Erie Canal and mountains on our comfortable tour bus.
In the afternoon,we will arrive in the city of Cambridge,MA and visit the Harvard University.Here,you will find Harvard’s oldest campus and take pictures with the statue of John Harvard,known as the“Statue of Three Lies”.Also,we have a chance to take pictures with the backdrop of MIT’s main buildings.
For the rest of our Boston city tour,we will pass by old Trinity Cathedral,Hancock Building,Boston Athenaeum,Boston Park,Swan Lake Park,and overlook the Golden Dome of the State House.
In addition,you will have the chance to taste very famous Boston lobsters feast for dinner-get excited!
MIT-The Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge,Massachusetts is a research university known the world over for its highly selective and intense academics,and MIT alumni include 24 Nobel Prize winners and 22 Rhodes Scholars.
Harvard University-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.Tourists come for both history and the architecture.
Trinity Church-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 Lobster Dinner(The lobster dinner is on a Chinese restaurant style)-New England is known for its lobster.Having a lobster dinner in Boston is certainly on many a visitor's to-do list.
Day 3:Boston-New York
In the morning,fun will begin as soon as you board the cruise ship and enjoy a breathtaking view of the Boston harbor.
The next stop is the old Quincy Market which is opportune for strolling through,or to get a taste of the historical ambience as well as to pick out souvenirs among the assorted merchants and artisans.The Market was also surrounded by dozens of restaurants for dining option with a variety of authentic cuisines,and absolutely,you cannot miss the famous New England clam chowder.
In the afternoon,we will head to New York.
Boston Harbor Cruise-See the famous Boston skyline like never before with a cruise of Boston Harbor.From the peak of the Prudential tower to the quaint North End,this beautiful and historic city is best viewed from the bay!
Quincy Market-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.
Day 4:New York City Tour-Home
Today we will spend the day touring New York,making visits to Wall Street,the USS Intrepid Sea,Air,and Space Museum,and Madame Tussauds Wax Museum(if time permits).
We will also have chance to take Statue of Liberty Cruise.
At the end of the tour,guests will be transferred back to Washington,D.C.
Wall Street-This famous street in New York City's Financial District has become synonymous with American financial enterprises.It is also the home of the New York Stock Exchange,and has been(or still is)the location of several other exchanges.
Intrepid Sea,Air,and Space Museum-This famous military history museum on Manhattan's West Side is inside the now-defunct World War II aircraft carrier,the USS Intrepid.Exhibits include real military aircraft as well as recreations of military life aboard the ship.
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.
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.
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.
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