8 Days/7 Nights Gateway – New York

1 & 2: New York, NY

Welcome to the Big Apple, the most famous city in the world that has something for everyone. Enjoy the excitement of Broadway, fabulous shopping on Fifth Avenue, renowned galleries and museums and thrilling shows and nightlife. Take a tour of the city or perhaps a cruise to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.

2 nights New York.

3 & 4: To Niagara Falls, ON (411 mi/685 km)

The sudden drop of the Niagara River, that divides the US and Canada, creates one of the most spectacular waterfalls on the continent. Walk along the banks or perhaps take a Maid of the Mist cruise or a thrilling helicopter ride above the falls.

2 Nights Niagara Falls, ON

5: To Amish Country, PA (343 mi/572 km)

Drive to Lancaster, PA. There aren’t too many settings in the world where an entire native population is a tourist attraction. Pennsylvania Dutch country is one of them, but that doesn’t mean that the Amish are there as theme park characters. They are hard-working people leading busy lives and here you will find historical sites, covered bridges, wonderful farmers markets and also some great outlet shopping.

1 Night Amish Country.

6 & 7: To Washington, DC (122 mi/203 km)

Drive to America’s capital, Washington DC! This cosmopolitan city is packed with famous sights, free attractions and is home to some of the world’s best-known museums and galleries, including the Smithsonian Institution. Combine this with hip new restaurants and bars, stunning hotels, great nightlife, charming neighborhoods and terrific shopping.

2 Nights Washington, DC.

8: Homeward Journey

Time for last-minute shopping or sightseeing before heading to the airport for the flight home.

Photo: Marley White
Photo Credit: Niagara Tourism and Convention Corporation
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