Eastern Discovery

Eastern Discovery

12 Days
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$3232

Eastern Discovery

12 Days 

Visiting:

New York - Boston

,

Boston - New England - Québec City

,

Québec City - Montréal

,

Montréal - Ottawa - Toronto

,

Toronto - Niagara Falls

,

Niagara Falls - Gettysburg - Amish Country

,

Amish Country - Washington D.C.

,

Washington D.C.

,

Washington D.C. - Philadelphia - New York

Tour operator:

Leger Holidays

Tour code:

ked

Recommended For:

From:

$3232 (USD)


  • 100% Guaranteed Refunds
  • Free Amendments/Cancellation
  • Balance due 42 days before departure
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Tour Overview

Discover the must-see highlights of the eastern United States and Canada on this once-in-a-lifetime tour.

Itinerary

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icon Day 1

Fly to New York City, where you will be met and transferred to your hotel.

icon Day 2 New York - Boston

Location:

  New York - Boston



We depart NYC for historic New England, travelling along the Long Island Sound to historic Boston, MA. Enjoy a walking tour along the Freedom Trail which begins at the Boston Common and winds beside the State House, King’s Chapel, the old South Meeting House, the Boston massacre site, and the fronts of many taverns and pubs where America’s Founding Fathers' toasted freedom. Walk the cobblestone streets of Beacon Hill steeped in history, which contains one of the city’s most beautiful neighbourhoods.

icon Day 3 Boston - New England - Québec City

Location:

  Boston - New England - Québec City



This morning, we travel through the rural New England states of New Hampshire and Vermont on our way to Canada. We will pass through small picturesque villages and the White Mountains, particularly beautiful during the fall foliage.


We cross the international border to enter the Canadian province of Québec. This evening,
take the opportunity to sample some of the
celebrated French-Canadian cuisine (optional).

icon Day 4 Québec City - Montréal

Location:

  Québec City - Montréal



Begin the day with a tour of Québec City, the French capital of the province and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Highlights include the Québec Provincial Parliament Building and the Citadelle.


Then enjoy a walking tour of the walled city, where you will see the Château de Frontenac, as well as unparalleled views of the Saint Lawrence River.


Then, you may want to enjoy a delicious pastry, baguette or candy treat, or if time allows, may we suggest a visit to Rue du Tresor before departing to Montréal.


Upon arrival, take an optional tour of Old Montréal, the area known as the 'Vieux Port', with stops at Place Jacques Cartier and Notre Dame Basilica.

icon Day 5 Montréal - Ottawa - Toronto

Location:

  Montréal - Ottawa - Toronto



We depart Montréal for the capital of Canada, Ottawa. This vibrant city of parks and flowers boasts one of the most impressive parliament buildings in the world.


In the afternoon, continue along the 1000 Islands Parkway to the largest English-speaking city in Canada, Toronto, located on the shore of Lake Ontario. Join an optional excursion on the St. Lawrence River which explores the magnificent scenery on a relaxing cruise.

icon Day 6 Toronto - Niagara Falls

Location:

  Toronto - Niagara Falls



Begin the day with a drive through Toronto’s impressive collection of modern skyscrapers, most
notably, the CN Tower, one of the world’s tallest free-standing structure (1,815 ft./553m). Do you dare to stand on the glass floor located more than 300 meters above Toronto (optional)?


Continue along Lake Ontario crossing the Welland Canal, before arriving at Niagara Falls, where you will be amazed at this natural wonder. Stroll along Table Rock, see the unique Floral Clock, and view the thundering water of the Horseshoe Falls. Perhaps take an optional tour on the renowned Hornblower Cruises at the base of the falls.

icon Day 7 Niagara Falls - Gettysburg - Amish Country

Location:

  Niagara Falls - Gettysburg - Amish Country



Today, we ride through the rolling farmland of upstate New York, known as the Finger Lakes Region, and enter the keystone state of Pennsylvania.


This afternoon, visit the historic Gettysburg Civil War national battleground, site of the largest battle ever fought on American soil and the place where President Lincoln gave his famous address in 1863.


Travel along the Susquehanna River to South Pennsylvania for an overnight stay.

icon Day 8 Amish Country - Washington D.C.

Location:

  Amish Country - Washington D.C.



We travel through rural countryside to Pennsylvania Dutch Country. Visit an Amish museum and see their 300-year-old tradition of simple living (admission included). The Amish people live in a world that stopped in the mid-1850's. They use no electricity, mechanical devices, nor modern equipment.


In the afternoon, continue to the nation’s capital, Washington, D.C.

icon Day 9 Washington D.C.

Location:

  Washington D.C.



Today, enjoy a tour of the national Capitol, with highlights such as the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial, the White House and Arlington National Cemetery, site of the JFK Memorial.


Spend the remainder of the day exploring some of the many museums comprising the Smithsonian Institute, or, simply walk the banks of the Potomac River.

icon Day 10 Washington D.C. - Philadelphia - New York

Location:

  Washington D.C. - Philadelphia - New York



We transfer to New York via Philadelphia, known as the 'City of Brotherly Love', where you will stop to visit Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell.

icon Day 11

Transfer to the airport for your return overnight flight to the UK.

icon Day 12

Arrival in the UK.

What's Included

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    Meals

    0 breakfasts, 0 lunches, 0 dinners

Accommodation

You will stay at hotels such as:

• The Dylan Hotel, New York City
• Courtyard by Marriott Boston Brookline, Boston
• Hotel Universel, Quebec City
• Best Western Ville-Marie Montreal Hotel & Suites, Montreal
• Bond Place Hotel, Toronto
• Best Western Cairn Croft Inn, Niagara Falls
• Wyndham Garden York, Amish Country
• Washington Hilton, Washington D.C.

Please note: due to local laws at least one person in each room booked must be 21 years of age or over.

All hotels are of European minimum 3-star standard.

Dates & Availability

Saturday

Jun 17, 2023

Wednesday

Jun 28, 2023
$3232 (USD)
$3232 (USD)

Saturday

Sep 23, 2023

Wednesday

Oct 04, 2023
$3379 (USD)
$3379 (USD)

Saturday

Jun 15, 2024

Wednesday

Jun 26, 2024
$3428 (USD)
$3428 (USD)

Saturday

Sep 21, 2024

Wednesday

Oct 02, 2024
$3550 (USD)
$3550 (USD)

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    Cancellation Policy

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    Up to 43 days before tour starts: 100% of deposit.

    At 42 days before tour starts: 50% of tour cost.

    At 28 days before tour starts: 60% of tour cost.

    At 14 days before tour starts: 90% of tour cost.

    At 3 days before tour starts: 100% of tour cost.

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Eastern Discovery

12 Days 

Visiting:

New York - Boston

,

Boston - New England - Québec City

,

Québec City - Montréal

,

Montréal - Ottawa - Toronto

,

Toronto - Niagara Falls

,

Niagara Falls - Gettysburg - Amish Country

,

Amish Country - Washington D.C.

,

Washington D.C.

,

Washington D.C. - Philadelphia - New York

Tour operator:

Leger Holidays

Tour code:

ked

Recommended For:

From:

$3232 (USD)


  • 100% Guaranteed Refunds
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  • Balance due 42 days before departure
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