BEST OF NEW YORK AND WASHINGTON, DC 

4 days / 3 nights
New York - Washington, DC 
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Itinerary
DAY 01 : ARRIVE IN NEW YORK

On arrival at one of New York's airports (JFK/LGA/EWR), you will be transferred to your hotel in Manhattan. Check-in at the hotel after 3 PM (requests for early check in are at the hotel’s discretion and subject to availability at the time of arrival). Enjoy time at leisure on your own. Spend the evening at Times Square, stroll through Central Park or shop at the big-name designer shops on 5th Avenue. 

Overnight stay in Manhattan. 

 

DAY 02 : NEW YORK CITY SIGHTSEEING

After breakfast at the hotel, depart for an all-day sightseeing tour of New York City. 

Take a scenic ferry ride from Battery Park to Liberty Island and visit one of the most famous and enduring symbols of freedom and democracy in the world, the Statue of Liberty. You will have the chance to walk around the grounds at the Island to see the statue up close. Visit Ellis Island, also known as the ‘Island of Hope and Tears’, where you can learn about the nation’s rich immigrant history at what was once the busiest immigration station in the country.

Next, visit the 9/11 Memorial and Museum located at the former site of the Twin Towers. An institution that pays tribute to those who lost their lives in the attacks on the World Trade Center, it also has the largest manmade waterfalls in North America. Through immersive multimedia displays, a self-guided audio tour and first-person accounts of what happened on September 11, you’ll learn about the attacks and their aftermath. 

Visit One World Trade Center, also known as the Freedom Tower. Designed and built to be an engineering marvel, this is the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere and is built on the site of the original World Trade Center complex to memorialize and rebuild following the destruction of the World Trade Center. Take the express elevators to the Observation Deck on the 102nd Floor for the ultimate view of the spectacular New York City skyline.

Go on a sightseeing tour of Manhattan - where you enter historic Brooklyn to view the glittering Manhattan Skyline. Enjoy sweeping views and the ambience of the top landmarks, like Times Square, Madison Square Garden, Rockefeller Center, the Empire State Building, FlatIron Building, Union Square, Brooklyn Bridge and Lower East Side before returning to the hotel for overnight stay.  

 

Overnight stay in Manhattan. 

 

DAY 03 : NEW YORK - WASHINGTON, DC SIGHTSEEING

After breakfast at your hotel in New York, depart for Washington, DC in your comfortable private vehicle. The distance between New York and Washington, DC is around 225 miles with a drive time of approximately 5 hours. 

On arrival, go on a tour of the capital of the United States, with photo stops at the White House, US Capitol building, Washington Monument, World War II Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, Vietnam War Memorial and the Supreme Court.

After the tour, check-in at the hotel. Overnight stay in Washington, DC.

 

DAY 04 : WASHINGTON, DC - DEPARTURE

After breakfast, enjoy the rest of the day at leisure. 

Visit the Smithsonian Air & Space Museum to explore a truly wondrous exhibit of air and space vehicles - the largest exhibit of its kind in the world hosting over 60,000 artifacts ranging from World War planes to history of aeronautics. Next, visit the Museum of Natural History, which is home to the largest natural history collection in the world. Delve into the fascinating story of our planet, explore life on Earth through exhibitions and activities, collection objects and research that happens in the lab and in the field.

Return to the hotel and take the shuttle to Dulles International airport (IAD) for your flight back home.

What's Included

Accommodation

  • Mid range hotel accommodation

Meals

  • Buffet breakfast daily at hotel

Transport

  • Travel by comfortable private chauffeur driven SUV/van from New York to Washington, DC

  • Transfers from/to airports on shared basis

Sightseeing

  • Tour of Statue Of Liberty, 9/11 Memorial & Museum, and One World Observatory on seat in coach basis. Includes ferry ticket to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, admission to 9/11 Memorial and Museum, and One World Observatory

  • Sightseeing tour of New York on seat in coach basis

  • City tour of Washington, DC on a private basis

What's Not Included
  • Domestic or International Airfare​

  • Passport, VISA or other Consular Fees

  • Personal expenses such telephone bills, pay per view movies, laundry expenses, alcoholic beverages, Hotel incidentals

  • Any other items not mentioned in this itinerary

  • Travel and Medical Insurance

  • Lunches and Dinners

  • Porterage

  • Tips

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