15 Days/14 Nights Gateways – Boston, Toronto, Washington, NY

1 & 2: Boston, MA

The “Athens of America” is yours to discover. Explore the Freedom Trail, ride the Swan boats shop at Quincy Market, enjoy a dinner cruise on Boston Harbor. Take the “T” to Cambridge, or a whale watch cruise from the New England

Aquarium. Museums, shops, and art galleries complete your visit.

2 nights Boston.

3 & 4: To Québec, PQ (394 mi/630 km)

Travel to romantic Québec City. Québec is carved into bluffs overlooking the St. Lawrence River, the only walled city in North America. The old city’s cobblestone streets and French cafés are overlooked by the Château Frontenac. Dine on French cuisine, walk along the Dufferin Terrasse.

2 nights Québec.

5: To Montréal, PQ (165 mi/264 km)

Explore the “Paris of North America.” In Old Montréal, take a carriage ride along the River, stroll the streets of the Latin Quarter, visit Olympic Park and Notre Dame Basilica. Drive to Mount Royal Park for spectacular views of downtown, and see historic St. Joseph’s Oratory.

1 night Montréal.

6: To Ottawa, ON (117 mi/187 km)

Travel into Ontario on your way to Ottawa, with its magnificent public gardens, stately parliament buildings, museums and galleries. Just across the river is Hull, Quebec, with its casino and Museum of Civilization.

1 night Ottawa

7 & 8: To Toronto, ON (254 mi/406 km)

Welcome to Toronto, a haven of museums, theaters and art centers. Plan a trip to the top of the CN Tower, the tallest

freestanding structure in the world; and enjoy the theatre for which Toronto is renowned..

2 nights Toronto.

9: To Niagara Falls, ON (109 mi/174 km)

The Niagara River divides the US and Canada; its sudden drop creates one of the most spectacular waterfalls on the

continent. Enjoy a Maid of the Mist cruise or a helicopter tour.

10: To Amish Country, PA (392 mi/627 km)

En route to Pennsylvania, stop at Corning Glass Center and watch skilled craftsmen blow shape into molten glass. Good food and good times await you in Pennsylvania Dutch country.

1 night Amish Country.

11 & 12: To Washington, DC (133 mi/213 km)

Discover Gettysburg, site of the most famous battle of the American Civil War. Washington awaits with history, power and beauty. Enjoy the monuments, the Smithsonian’s museums, Arlington National Cemetery, the White House and much more.

2 nights Washington, DC.

13 & 14: To New York, NY (230 mi/368 km)

Travel via Philadelphia to visit the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall. The Big Apple awaits. Take a cruise to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island; enjoy a Broadway play and the view from the top of the Empire State Building.

2 nights New York.

15: To Boston, MA (200 mi/320 km)

Return to Boston via the coast. Stop in Mystic, Connecticut to visit Mystic Seaport, America’s premier maritime history museum on the way to Boston’s Logan Airport and your flight home.

Photo Credit: Ottawa Tourism
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