East Coast USA and Canada Discovery

East Coast USA and Canada Discovery

The energy of the United States and the incredible sights of Canada await on this exciting and fully escorted tour. Explore the architecture and history of Boston, New York and Washington DC. Discover the French history of Quebec and the famous sights of Canada, including an unforgettable cruise of Niagra Falls, the Notre Dame Cathedral and the majestic castle Casa Loma.

The energy of the United States and the incredible sights of Canada await on this exciting and fully escorted tour. Explore the architecture and history of Boston, New York and Washington DC. Discover the French history of Quebec and the famous sights of Canada, including an unforgettable cruise of Niagra Falls, the Notre Dame Cathedral and the  majestic castle Casa Loma.

 

20 Days

 

HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE:

  • Spend three nights in exciting New York City and explore the bustling metropolis

  • 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.C. 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

  • 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

  • Visit the beautiful Niagara-on-the-Lake

  • 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

  • Experience true French Canadian hospitality at a traditional Sugar Shack with lunch

  • Visit an authentic Amish Farm in Lancaster and learn about their unique way of life

  • Learn about the local native culture and enjoy a vibrant performance on Victoria Island in Ottawa

 

 

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Day 1

Fly Australia to Boston
Our tour departs from Brisbane or Sydney for your flight to Boston. On arrival at Boston Airport you will be transferred to your hotel.
Accommodation: Sheraton Boston (3 nights)

Day 2

Boston
Today you will be at your leisure. 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.

B

Day 3

Boston Sightseeing
This morning is free for you to explore more of Boston. This 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 and cruise (additional cost).

B, D

Day 4

Boston - New England - Montreal
Travel through the states of Vermont and New Hampshire, passing through small villages 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.
Accommodation: Marriott Chateau Champlain (2 nights)

B, D

Day 5

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.

B

Day 6

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.

B, L

Day 7

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, or take a spectacular helicopter flight over the city and picturesque countryside (additional cost).

B, D

Day 8

Quebec City - Ottawa
Leaving old-world Quebec behind, we drive through rolling countryside following the St. Lawrence River to Canada's national capital, Ottawa. You're Invited: Travel to a First Nations camp on Victoria Island where you will partake in an informative tour of the Native village, then witness a vibrant and interactive performance of traditional styles of Pow Wow dancing.
Accommodation: The Westin Ottawa

B, D

Day 9

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.
Accommodation: Westin Harbour Castle (2 nights)

B

Day 10

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. The afternoon is free for you to explore this modern city.

B

Day 11

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.
Discover More: Experience a spectacular helicopter flight over the falls (additional cost).
Accommodation: DoubleTree Fallsview Resort & Spa

B, D

Day 12

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.
Accommodation: The Inn at Leola Village

B, D

Day 13

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.
Accommodation: The Wink Hotel (2 nights)

B

Day 14

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 and cultural sights.
Discover More: Discover some of America's most famous sights and monuments by night (additional cost).

B

Day 15

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.
Discover More: Board the elegantly appointed Bateaux New York and cruise down the Hudson River while enjoying dinner (additional cost)
Accommodation: New York Hilton Midtown (3 nights)

B

Day 16

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.

B, D

Day 17

New York
After breakfast we say goodbye to our Evergreen tour director. Today allows you to discover more of what New York has to offer at your leisure and own expense. You may choose to do another day on the Hop-on Hop-off bus, stroll through one of the city parks or perhaps see a show on Broadway; the choice is yours.

B

Day 18

Fly New York to home
Today we transfer to New York International Airport for our homeward flight.

B

Day 19

In Flight

Day 20

Arrive Australia
On arrival into Australia and after clearing customs, you will be met at Brisbane or Sydney airports.

B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner

 

TOUR FARE:  $10,889.00 each

Single Supplement available: $2,995.00 extra

 

BOOKING TERMS AND CONDITIONS - as per detailed itinerary

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour. Please note, not all pick-ups are available on all departures.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour. Please note, not all pick-ups are available on all departures.

Name Address Contact Details
Belmont Shops S Bus Stop on Pacific Hwy (Southbound) near
Marshall Property, Belmont
Charlestown Smart St Bus Zone in Smart St outside Presbyterian Church
(opposite library car park), Charlestown
Doyalson Wentworth Ave S Bus stop past RSL Club (Southbound)
Cnr Pacific Hwy & Wentworth Ave, Doyalson
Home pickups Taxi home pickups and returns are provided.
Contact us to see if your address is included.
Hornsby Railway Station Hornsby Railway Station. Pickup at the bottom of
the bus rank, near roundabout opp hotel
Kariong Information Ctr At Kariong Information Centre car park,
The Avenue, Kariong
New Lambton Wests S Bus Stop on Hobart Rd near Harker Oval
across from Wests Leagues Club, New Lambton
Swansea Blackswan S Bus stop approaching Blackswan Waterfront Motel
on Pacific Hwy (Southbound), Swansea
Sydney International Airp Sydney International Airport
Thornton AAJ Depot All Australian Journeys - Thornton Depot
3 Woodford Place, Thornton
Tuggerah Westfield Bus stop near cinemas at the back of
Westfield Shopping Centre, Tuggerah
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