East Coast USA and Canada
13 Nights Tour from £3,349 per Person Including Flights
Combining the eastern coasts of America and Canada, this 14-day escorted tour takes you on an exciting journey from New York to Washington, D.C., Boston, Toronto, Montreal, Quebec City and Niagara Falls. From the beautiful architecture to the rich culture, impressive landmarks and unique experiences, this unforgettable journey encapsulates the very best of these coastal regions.
- Begin your adventure in New York City with a tour of the city and time to explore
- Immerse yourself in the history of Washington, D.C.
- Take to the rural roads of Pennsylvania’s Lancaster County and visit Amish Country
- Take a boat trip to Horseshoe Falls at Niagara Falls
- Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Quebec City
- Admire the stunning architecture of Montreal with a city tour
- Discover the rich history of Boston, from Boston Harbour to the Old North Church
- Take a picturesque drive past the expansive mansions along Newport’s Ocean Drive
New York City
Arrive in New York City and transfer to your hotel to check-in and unwind. The rest of the day can be spent exploring the city, perhaps with a spot of shopping and a classic street-vendor hot dog. At 5.30pm, head back to the hotel for a welcome reception with your tour guide and group.
Overnight: New York Marriott East Side
New York – Philadelphia – Washington, D.C.
Take an orientation tour of the Big Apple this morning, with a view of the Empire State Building, Times Square and the beautiful Central Park. From here, make your way to the City of Brotherly Love – Philadelphia – to visit the Liberty Bell Centre and Independence Hall, where the Declaration of Independence was signed. End the day in Washington, D.C. for dinner in the capital.
Overnight: Renaissance Washington DC Dupont Circle (Breakfast and dinner included)
Today will be spent exploring the nation’s capital with a tour carried out by a local specialist, where you’ll view the White House, the U.S. Capitol Building, the Lincoln Memorial, and the World War II and the Vietnam War memorials. The rest of the day is left for you to explore at your own pace, perhaps with a visit to one of the fascinating museums or galleries, or with a stroll around Dupont Circle.
Overnight: Renaissance Washington DC Dupont Circle (Breakfast included)
Washington, D.C. – Lancaster County/Amish Country
Take a step back in time with a local specialist as you explore the rural roads of Pennsylvania’s Lancaster County where you’ll learn about the traditional agricultural lifestyle of the Amish and the Mennonites. You’ll arrive at your hotel which is a historic preservation in the heart of Amish Country where you’ll dine on a hearty dinner before practicing making whoopie pies for your dessert.
Overnight: The Inn at Leola Village (Breakfast and dinner included)
Lancaster County – Niagara Falls
Leave Lancaster County this morning and make your way across Pennsylvania to the eastern corner of New York before crossing into Canada to the majestic Niagara Falls.
Overnight: Hilton Hotel and Suites Niagara Falls/Fallsview (Breakfast included)
After admiring the panoramic views of the falls, take a boat ride to the base of the beautiful Horseshoe Falls for incredible views up close to this amazing attraction. In the afternoon, enjoy some free time before travelling to Niagara-on-the-Lake where you’ll visit a family-owned winery in the evening for an exclusive tour and a sampling of the produce. Dinner with be served afterwards with stunning views of the vineyard.
Overnight: Hilton Hotel and Suites Niagara Falls/Fallsview (Breakfast and dinner included)
Niagara Falls – Toronto
Arrive in Toronto this morning and set out on an orientation tour of the city with your tour guide. Afterwards, there will be time to explore on your own and really make the most of this city’s many attractions, including the CN Tower.
Overnight: Sheraton Centre Toronto (Breakfast included)
Toronto – Ottawa
Journey to Ottawa and embark on a tour of the city, including the elegant buildings of Parliament Hill, Rideau Hall, and the downtown museums and galleries that make this city such a fun and cultural place to explore.
Overnight: Novotel Ottawa (Breakfast included)
Ottawa – Quebec City
Say goodbye to Ottawa this morning and set off for the charming Quebec City and Old Quebec, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and home to the western hemisphere’s only walled city north of Mexico. From the cute bistros and cafés to the cobbled streets and elegant boutiques, this city has an Old European feel to it that visitors adore. In the evening, dine at a local restaurant for a delicious regional-inspired meal.
Overnight: Hilton Quebec City (Breakfast and dinner included)
Today will be spent exploring the winding cobblestone streets of Quebec City with your local guide, learning more about the French and English military past of the city and of the past colonial battles that took place here. In the afternoon, enjoy some free time to visit a gallery, go shopping or take a carriage ride through the beautiful city. This evening there is the option to partake in a dinner at a winery set on the Saint Lawrence River.
Overnight: Hilton Quebec City (Breakfast included)
Quebec City – Montreal
Depart from Quebec City and journey to Montreal and meet your local specialist who will introduce you to the delights of the city, from the picturesque Notre-Dame Basilica to the Plaza Jacques-Cartier, the epicentre of the old city. This evening head for the woods and "Sucrerie de la Montagne" - an authentic sugar shack designated a Quebec Heritage Site. Meet your host for the evening, and learn all about maple syrup and try a "waipiti" a typical Quebecois aperitif, whilst being engaged with local stories. Then you enjoy an authentic Regional Meal feast, served family style as you enjoy live local folk music.
Overnight: Le Centre Sheraton Montreal (Breakfast and dinner included)
Montreal – Franconia Notch – Boston
Cross back into the United States to traverse New Hampshire on your way to Franconia Notch which sits in the heart of the beautiful White Mountains area. Journey through the forests of sugar maple and white birch, keeping a lookout for amazing sightings of black bears, moose or deer which thrive here. Arrive in Boston later in the day and check-in at your hotel.
Overnight: Omni Parker House (Breakfast included)
Today will be spent immersing yourself in the culture and history of Boston, beginning with a tour from the Old North Church to Boston Harbour – home of the famous Tea Party – and along the Freedom Trail. In the afternoon, continue your exploration of this charming city with some free time – perhaps head to the famous bar that inspired the TV show Cheer or visit the Public Gardens. In the evening, enjoy a delicious farewell dinner with your newfound friends.
Overnight: Omni Parker House (Breakfast and dinner included)
The day is yours until it's time for your flight home, unless you want to extend your holiday and stay another night or two in Boston.
- International flights
- Internal travel: Air-conditioned coach
- Hotels (13 nights)
- 13 breakfasts and 5 dinners included
- Orientation tour of New York, Toronto and Ottawa; City tour of Washington, D.C., Montreal, Quebec City and Boston; Visit to Niagara Falls and a winery on Niagara-on-the-Lake; Scenic drive along Ocean Drive in Newport
- Tour guide throughout, plus local guides
Please note that transfers to your UK airport are available at an additional cost, please ask for details.
The weather information shown below refers to the first stop on the tour, call us and speak to one of our travel experts for the most up-to-date forecasts and weather details for your tour.
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Departure Dates & Prices
|Departure Dates||Prices From|
|13 Nights Standard Tour|
|21 Sep - 22 Sep 17||£3369|
|20 Apr 18||£3559|
|04 May 18||£3629|
|11 May 18||£3629|
|Departure Dates||Prices From|
|13 Nights Standard Tour|
|18 May 18||£3629|
|31 May - 01 Jun 18||£3629|
|14 Jun - 15 Jun 18||£3739|
|29 Jun 18||£3819|
|06 Jul 18||£3729|
|12 Jul - 13 Jul 18||£3729|
|27 Jul 18||£3729|
|10 Aug 18||£3729|
|17 Aug 18||£3729|
|31 Aug 18||£3729|
|06 Sep - 07 Sep 18||£3789|
|14 Sep 18||£3789|
Prices correct as at 6pm on 24 Jul 2017. Please call for final price. Prices are per person based on 2 adults sharing a room. Other durations available – call for quote. Thursday departures and Friday departures within datebands shown. Different hotels of a similar standard may be used on certain departures. Supplements may apply on dates within certain dates during peak travel periods. (TT)
|British Airways||London Heathrow||World Traveller|
|Flight Upgrades from|
|World Traveller Plus (one way)||£159||Business Class (one way)||£899|
Cheapest airlines to New York will constantly vary and any of those listed below may be quoted to you to give you the best available price for your holiday. Should you have a preferred airline please let us know and we will quote on the best option to suit your needs including any of the following airlines (supplements may apply): Virgin Atlantic, British Airways, United Airlines, American Airlines & Norwegian Air . Most will also offer regional departures so please call for details.
|Board Basis||Room Type|
|Mixed Board Basis||Standard Room|
|Tour Upgrades Per Person From|
|2017 Pre Night Apr-Jun||£134||2017 Pre Night Jul-Aug||£119|
|2017 Pre Night Sep-Oct||£134||2017 Post Night Apr-Aug||£147|
|2017 Post Night Sept-Oct||£161|