East Coast United States and Canadian Discovery

During this East Coast United States and Canadian Discovery tour, unearth the history of Washington D.C., wilderness of Canada and innovation of Boston.

16 Days
Boston to New York City
From (AUD)
$ 6,495
Dates & Pricing

2020 Boston > New York City

Tour Map
Tour Code:
ECUS
Duration:
16 days
Departure City:
Boston
Return City:
New York City

16 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Arrive Boston

    Welcome to the USA! On arrival at Boston Airport, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Boston is one of America’s oldest and most historic cities and is a unique blend of traditional charm and contemporary vitality providing ample opportunities to explore. This evening, meet your Tour Director for a pre tour briefing.
    Two Night Stay: Sheraton Boston

  2. Day 2 - Boston Sightseeing

    The morning is free for you to explore Boston. In the afternoon, we are joined by a local guide for a walk along the Freedom Trail. Follow this journey through history which tells stories of the American Revolution which began in Boston. Visit the interesting sights of Boston Common, Faneuil Hall and the Old State House. Tonight, enjoy a welcome dinner.

    Discover More: A fun way to uncover more of Boston is by taking a unique Boston Duck Tour, or see all that the city has to offer on an informative Old Town Trolley tour (extra expense).

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - New England – Montreal

    Travel through the states of Vermont and New Hampshire, passing through Franconia Notch and the picturesque White Mountains, which come alive during the autumn foliage. Pass into Canada and the French-Canadian province of Quebec. We continue our journey to the quintessentially French city of Montreal. Montreal is a slice of old Europe mixed with contemporary design, where rich history and culture meet chic modernism. A simple stroll can lead you past 18th Century facades of old Montreal in one step and glittering skyscrapers and modern sculpture in the next.
    Two Night Stay: Novotel Montreal

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Montreal Sightseeing

    Today, enjoy a sightseeing tour of the city, viewing the Olympic Complex, Notre Dame Cathedral, an intricate and historical basilica built in gothic style, then soak up the fantastic views of the city skyline from the parklands of Mt. Royal. This afternoon is at leisure to explore this historic and vibrant city.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  5. Day 5 - Montreal – Quebec City

    Continue along the picturesque St. Lawrence River and follow the scenic “Chemin du Roy” (King’s Road), the oldest roadway in Canada before arriving at a traditional Quebecois Sugar Shack. You’re Invited: Enjoy French Canadian country charm and hospitality and learn how to make maple candy, then partake in a delicious French Canadian lunch that showcases the local country cuisine. Visit Deschambault, a quaint village along the St. Lawrence River, then follow the historic “New France Route” to Quebec City, the UNESCO World Heritage Site spectacularly perched atop Cap Diamant. French is the primary language in this unique city, founded in 1608 as a trading post. Arrive into Quebec City in the afternoon and meet our local guide for a tour of The Plains of Abraham, the Citadel and Parliament buildings. You will then embark on a walking tour within the walls of the Vieux Carré (Old City) and visit Lower Town. This is truly a remarkable city, every building in Old Quebec tells a story and every square exudes the spirit of New France with a history dating back many hundreds of years.
    Two Night Stay: Hotel Clarendon or similar

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Quebec City

    Spend the day exploring the quaint streets, ancient buildings and getting to know the local food and people. Discover More: Savour the local cuisine while uncovering local gems on a gastronomic walking tour.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  7. Day 7 - Quebec City – Ottawa

    Leaving old-world Quebec behind, we drive through rolling countryside following the St. Lawrence River to Canada’s national capital, Ottawa. Visit the Canadian Museum of History, Canada’s largest cultural institution. You’re Invited: Outside the museum is a First Nations camp. Here you will partake in an informative tour of the Native village, then witness a vibrant performance of traditional styles of Pow Wow dancing. Finish the evening dining in the museum.
    Overnight Stay: The Westin Ottawa

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Ottawa Sightseeing – Toronto

    This morning, our local guide joins us for a tour of Ottawa, famous for its stately boulevards, imposing buildings and tulip filled gardens during spring. See the green-peaked roofs of the Parliament Buildings, City Hall and the National Gallery. We view the residences of the Prime Minister and the Governor General, the Royal Canadian Mint and the Rideau Canal. Travel through the beautiful Thousand Islands region of the St. Lawrence River and along the shores of Lake Ontario to Toronto.
    Two Night Stay: Westin Harbour Castle

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  9. Day 9 - Toronto

    Start the day with a journey to the top of CN Tower, the tallest free-standing tower in the Americas, for some spectacular views over Toronto. Travel up University Avenue to take in the sights of Ontario’s Parliament Buildings, Queen’s Park and museum row. Visit Canada’s majestic castle, Casa Loma and step back in time to a period of European elegance and splendour. Enjoy a tour of the castle and free time to explore the magnificent gardens. You’re Invited: This evening, set sail on Lake Ontario and Toronto Harbour and soak up the magnificent Toronto skyline on a fun and entertaining dinner cruise.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Toronto – Niagara Falls

    Visit the historic and beautifully preserved village of Niagara-on-the-Lake before continuing our journey to one of the most spectacular natural sights of North America, Niagara Falls. A highlight today is a thrilling cruise which takes you through churning waters past the American and Bridal Veil Falls and into the inside curve of Horseshoe Falls. Get up close to one of the most incredible waterfalls in the world and feel the mist washing over you on this magnificent cruise. Afterwards, enjoy some free time or take an optional helicopter ride over the falls.
    Overnight Stay: DoubleTree Fallsview Resort & Spa

    Discover More: Experience a spectacular helicopter flight over the falls

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Niagara Falls – Lancaster

    This morning, we cross the border into the United States and journey through the countryside of Pennsylvania and the Appalachian Mountains. Make our way to the quaint and attractive Lancaster County, home to the religious Amish and Mennonite communities who are known for their simple and traditional lives largely void of modern conveniences. This evening, savour an authentic, homemade Amish feast prepared in the traditional ways.
    Overnight Stay: The Inn at Leola Village

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Lancaster – Washington D.C.

    You’re Invited: Experience the way of the Amish on a tour through a local village. We are joined by a local guide for a tour around the Amish countryside to learn about the culture, faith and traditional way of life. Continue to the world’s most powerful capital, Washington D.C. home to some of the nation’s finest national treasures.
    Two Night Stay: The Churchill Hotel

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  13. Day 13 - Washington D.C. Sightseeing

    Enjoy a city tour viewing such highlights as the U.S. Capitol Building, the F.B.I. Building, Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, the White House and Arlington National Cemetery, site of the John F. Kennedy Memorial. Spend the remainder of the day exploring some of the many museums or historic & cultural sights.

    Discover More: Evening discovery of some of America’s most famous sights and monuments (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  14. Day 14 - Washington D.C. – New York

    Leaving the city, we travel north to Philadelphia, the ‘City of Brotherly Love’ and the birthplace of a nation. You will have free time to explore the Independence Mall area on your own and see the award-winning National Constitution Centre or the Liberty Bell. Continue our journey to the exciting and vibrant New York City. A visit to the bustling and iconic “Big Apple” is a must on any trip to the USA and this thriving city will no doubt live up to its reputation. Wonder at the concrete metropolis of sky scrapers, shops, bars, restaurants, boutiques, iconic and historic sights mixed with the style and culture of the people as you soak up the New York atmosphere.
    Two Night Stay: New York Marriott East Side or similar

    Discover More: Board the elegantly appointed Bateaux New York and cruise down the Hudson River while enjoying dinner (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  15. Day 15 - New York Sightseeing

    Discover New York City at your own pace with an included Hop-On Hop-Off Double Decker Bus Tour. Your ticket will allow you to explore over 50 stops throughout Manhattan and Brooklyn, from The United Nations to Times Square, from Harlem to Battery Park.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  16. Day 16 - Depart New York

    Transfer to New York International Airport to board your homeward Flight, or consider taking in more of New York with some post tour accommodation (enquire for details). We hope you have enjoyed your tour and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

INCLUDED IN YOUR PRICE
  • The services of an Evergreen Tour Director
  • 16 Day Eastern USA & Canada Experience
  • Premium First Class hotels including all hotel service charges and porterage
  • Return airport transfers
  • All tipping and gratuities
  • Spend two nights in exciting New York City
  • View Niagara Falls on an unforgettable cruise
  • Rise to the Top of CN Tower, the tallest free-standing tower in North America
  • Historical Washington D.city tour including the National Mall and
  • Arlington Cemetery
  • Guided walking tour of Old Quebec City
  • Explore Boston’s Freedom Trail on a guided walk
  • Discover Toronto’s famous sights including Canada’s majestic castle, Casa Loma
  • See the White House, the Capitol Building, Lincoln and Jefferson Memorials and the Washington Monument
  • Visit the beautiful Niagara-on-the-Lake
  • Explore the bustling metropolis of
  • New York City
  • Sightseeing tour of Ottawa, the Nation’s capital, see the Parliament Buildings and Rideau Canal
  • See the Plains of Abraham, the Citadel and the historic walls of Quebec City
  • and the historic walls of Quebec City
  • See museum row, Queen’s Park and Parliament Buildings in Toronto
  • Enjoy panoramic views of Montreal from Mount Royal
  • Admire the dramatic architecture of
  • Notre-Dame Cathedral in Montreal

DINING HIGHLIGHTS
  • 24 superb meals including: 15 Full Breakfasts (B), 1 Highlight
  • Lunch, 6 Dinners (D) & 2 Highlight Dinners
  • Traditional lunch at a Sugar Shack
  • Dinner at the Canadian Museum of History
  • Authentic Amish dinner in Lancaster
  • Welcome and farewell dinners

YOU’RE INVITED
  • View Toronto’s iconic skyline while sailing on Lake Ontario on board a dinner cruise
  • Learn about the local native culture and enjoy a vibrant performance in Ottawa
  • Visit an Amish Farm and learn about their unique way of life
  • Experience true French Canadian hospitality at a traditional Sugar Shack with lunch

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