Day 1: Arrive New York • Madam Tussauds • Illumination Tour of New York
Welcome to your ''EBIXCASH Travel & Holidays – Best of East USA – Summer 2020" tour!
We begin our tour of USA by arriving in the city of New York OR as popularly known as THE BIG APPLE. Arriving at New York – One of the most pulsating cities of the world is a perfect way to begin your tour of the America.
After the customary immigration clearance at the airport, you are warmly received by our EBIXCASH World Holidays representative and transferred comfortably to the hotel. Check in Time is 1500 Hrs.
Let the spirit of New York sink into you as we proceed for a visit to Madame Tussauds - New York . Get photographed with the characters that you love. Later we chase the lights of New York as we take an Illumination Tour of New York.
Depending on flight arrival & departure timings the sequencing of the attraction visits and sight seeings may change.
Overnight in New York Area (D)
Day 2: In New York • Visit the Statue of Liberty • Visit One World Observatory • Guided City Tour of New York • Leisure time at Times Square
Begin your day with a visit to the Statue of Liberty, at Liberty Island.
The Statue of Liberty is a colossal neoclassical sculpture on Liberty Island. The copper statue, a gift from the people of France to the people of the United States, was designed by French sculptor Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi and its metal framework was built by Gustave Eiffel. The statue was dedicated on October 28, 1886. The Statue of Liberty is a figure of Libertas, a robed Roman liberty goddess. She holds a torch above her head with her right hand, and in her left hand carries a tablet inscribed in Roman numerals with "JULY IV MDCCLXXVI" (July 4, 1776), the date of the U.S. Declaration of Independence. A broken shackle and chain lie at her feet as she walks forward, commemorating the recent national abolition of slavery. The statue became an icon of freedom and of the United States.
We then proceed to visit the One World Observatory. There are a million things to experience in New York City, but there's only one way to see them all at once. You can start by hopping a SkyPod to the top of the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere. SkyPod Elevators climb 102 stories in 47 seconds. Once there, find yourself face-to-face with New York's iconic skyline. Walk the three sprawling levels of the Observatory and discover surprises along the way. See for yourself why One World Observatory is truly An Experience Above.
Later, proceed for a guided orientation tour of the city, driving past some of New York's iconic landmarks like Wall Street, the New York Stock Exchange, World Trade Centre site (Ground Zero), Brooklyn Bridge, Broadway, United Nations Building.
You then have time at leisure to explore the vibrant Times Square. Brightly lit by numerous billboards and advertisements. Times Square is one of the world's busiest pedestrian areas and a major center of the world's entertainment industry. Times Square is one of the world's most visited tourist attractions, drawing an estimated 50 million visitors annually. Overnight in New York Area (B, L, D)
Day 3: Onto Washington DC • Visit the National Air & Space Museum • Guided City Tour of Washington DC
This morning, we proceed Washington DC.
On arrival enjoy a guided city tour. Our first stop will be Capitol Hill (photo stop). Then drive on through Pennsylvania Avenue to Lafayette Park for a view of the White House (photo stop). Make stops at the Washington Monument, the World War II Memorial - a monument to the spirit, sacrifice, and commitment of the American people, the Lincoln Memorial and the Jefferson Memorial.
Next, visit the National Air and Space Museum at the Smithsonian Institution, the world's largest museum complex. Overnight in Washington Area (B, L, D)
Day 4: Onto Niagara • Visit Hersheys Chocolate World
We proceed to Niagara.
En-route we visit Hershey's Chocolate World. Get ready for a fun-filled for a chocolate tour!
The tour begins in a tropical rainforest, where cocoa beans grow and are harvested. Then, follow their journey across the ocean to America and their delivery to Hershey, Pennsylvania. The cocoa beans continue through a simulated HERSHEY'S chocolate factory, where you'll see, feel, smell and hear the delicious transformation from bean to milk chocolate.
Arrive Niagara, the power of mother nature overwhelms the senses as you marvel at one of the world's most incredible natural spectacles. A panoramic night view of the spectacular lit Niagara Falls awaits you. Overnight in Niagara Area (B, L, D)
Day 5: Enjoy the Maid of the Mist Boat Ride • Homeward Bound
Today, discover the beauty of the legendary whirlpool and rapids as you cruise past the base of the falls on the Maid of the Mist.
NOTE: On account weather conditions (frozen water, ice) the Maid of the Mist typically operates from the last week of May. Under such condition where Maid of the Mist is non-operational Niagara Scenic Trolley will be provided as an alternate to all tours arriving in Niagara Falls prior to the last week of May. No reduction in the Tour Package Cost will be offered.
Later, we set out for the airport to board our departure flight.
Note: For Guests opting for Best of East USA tour, Services will end after transfer to Buffalo Airport. Tour Manager will not accompany guests after Niagara Hotel.
We part ways with Happy Memories of your ''EBIXCASH Travel & Holidays –Best of East USA– Summer 2020' tour. We Thank You! sincerely for choosing to join this tour and we hope to see you soon joining the EBIXCASH Family for many more such exiting Journeys in the future. ( B )
THE TOUR CONDITIONS
Tour price includes:
Cost of your round trip economy class airfare.
Airline / Airport taxes valid for the duration of the tour.
Accommodation at the hotels mentioned or similar.
Cost of your visa valid for the duration of the tour.
Services of EbixCash Travel & Holidays Tour Manager or Local Representative or Local Guide.
Meals, coach transfers, entrance fees, excursions, sightseeing and surface transportation as mentioned in the itinerary.
Cost of your Overseas Travel Insurance valid for passengers upto 60 years of age.
Tour price excludes:
Optional and Add -On excursions unless mentioned otherwise.
Cost of US $ 2,50,000 granted by the Reserve Bank of India under the Liberalised Remittance Scheme.
Any increase in airfare / taxes / routing charged by the airline for ticket (presently calculated on 01 Jan 2020).
Airline and Hotel surcharges (if applicable) during High / Festive season to be paid extra per person.
Cost of extension of validity of your air ticket.
Medical test and premium cost of insurance valid for passengers above 60 years of age.
Porterage at hotels, airports, laundry, wines, mineral water, telephone charges, items of personal nature, food and drinks not forming part of the touring group's menu.
Anything not specifically mentioned in "What Your Tour Price Includes" box.
Baggage handling fee charge by the operating airline for the excess check in baggage
Any increase in rate of EUR (presently calculated at 1 EUR = INR 80) leading to an increase in Tour cost coming into effect prior to departure. However the rate prevailing on given day of payment will apply.