Date: Sept. 14, 2019 - Sept. 20, 2019
Departure Regions: Midwest (WI, IL, IN)
Departure Cities: Appleton, WI, Beloit, WI, Burlington, WI, Cedar Grove, WI, Clintonville, WI, Coloma, WI, Delafield, WI, Denmark, WI, Fond du Lac, WI, Germantown, WI, Green Bay Area, WI, Janesville, WI, Johnson Creek, WI, Juneau, WI, Kenosha, WI, LaCrosse, WI, Lomira, WI, Madison, WI, Manitowoc, WI, Mauston, WI, Menasha, WI, Milwaukee North (Brown Deer), WI, Milwaukee South (13th & College Ave.), WI, Milwaukee West (Hales Corners), WI, New London, WI, Oconomowoc, WI, Oshkosh, WI, Plover, WI, Port Washington, WI, Portage, WI, Racine, WI, Shawano, WI, Sheboygan, WI, Sparta, WI, Tomah, WI, Waukesha, WI, Waupaca, WI, Wausau/Rothschild, WI, West Bend Area (Allenton), WI, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, Franklin Park, IL, Gurnee, IL, Hinsdale, IL, Rockford, IL, South Holland, IL, Hammond, IN, Merrillville, IN
New York: Big City Sizzle
7 Days / 6 Nights
Departure Dates: June 22-28; September 14-20
Tour Code: NYCx99
“The Big Apple,” “the City That Never Sleeps,” “Gotham City” – all apt monikers for the most populous city in America, New York City. A leading global city, New York exerts powerful influence on commerce, finance, culture, fashion and entertainment. It is an important center for international affairs. We can get acquainted with our fellow travelers today as we head east. Our overnight will be in Maumee, OH at the Hampton Inn Toledo South.
DAY TWO — CB, L
Our travels take us through the hills of Ohio. The shadows of the Appalachian Mountains greet us, as we cross the state of Pennsylvania. We will overnight in the Stroudsburg area at the Hampton Inn.
DAY THREE — CB
As we pass through New Jersey enroute to the city today, we ferry from Liberty Island to visit the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. We ferry back to Battery Park and head for check in at our hotel accommodations for the next three nights the Manhattan on Times Square Hotel in the heart of all the action. Enjoy the rest of your day in the Big Apple!
DAY FOUR — D
The excitement of New York City awaits as a local licensed guide shares an exhilarating tour of this wondrous city. Uptown and downtown, from the Battery to Harlem, our sightseeing tour will take us past many of New York’s most famous sites. We will see Times Square, the Garment District, Herald Square, Greenwich Village, the Bowery, Chinatown and Tribeca. We’ll drive past the United Nations and along Fifth Avenue with its elegant shops. We’ll pass Rockefeller Center, Lincoln Center and Central Park. We also will continue for an inside visit at the 911 Memorial Fountain and Museum. After a full day of activities, tonight after an included dinner we attend a sizzling Broadway play (TBA).
We take a cruise around Manhattan Island. Enjoy the spectacular view of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. On the East River side we pass under the Brooklyn, Manhattan and Williamsburg Bridges to view the United Nations. See Gracie Mansion, home of the Mayor of New York. Following our cruise, have the rest of your day free to explore more of this fascinating city.
Our visit to New York has come to an end. We depart for the calm countryside of Ohio and Pennsylvania. Our final overnight will be in Streetsboro, OH at the Hampton Inn.
DAY SEVEN — CB, L
As the miles roll by, we share our happy memories of an eventful and unique tour of America’s greatest city. We will soon bid each other farewell.
PER PERSON PRICING:
Deposit: $500 per person within 7 days of making reservation. Final payment is due 90 days prior to departure. Luggage handling is included for one suitcase. RoamRight Insurance is available and strongly recommended.