Highlights of New York City (20-22 May, 2017)

Highlights of New York City (20-22 May, 2017)

price CAD $475.00

Date :
2017 May 20
2017 Aug 05

Capacity : Available

Price List

Adult Child
Passenger in Single Room $630.00 $370.00
Per person in Double Room $475.00 $370.00
Per person in Triple Room $445.00 $370.00
Per person in Quad Room $425.00 $370.00

Join us on a fabulous bus trip from Toronto to New York City
3 Days / 2 Nights  


New York City is one of the most renowned cities in the world for its dynamism since this is a city, where you are able to visit a wide range of scenes, from Wall Street’s skyscrapers to the neon of Times Square to Central Park’s leafy paths, that gives the city an irrepressible flow of energy. New York is the point that history and happiness meet to forge a fascinating ambiance . This center of entertainment, fashion, media and much more, is as a home of well-known and admired restaurants, chic nightlife spots, advanced theatre and architectural masterpieces.

ITINERARY 

************* DAY 1 *************
00:30 AM: Departure from Finch subway station –  Yonge St./Bishop Ave
1.00 AM:  Our 2nd pick-up location is Mississauga Carpool Lot
We head to USA and Canada Border (takes 2 hours)
8:00 AM: We will have a short stop for breakfast
10:00 AM: Arrive at Woodbury Common Premium Outlets  and will have time for Shopping and Lunch. Then we will drive towards our Hotel
3.00 PM: We will check in to our hotel located in New Jersey, a short distance from Manhattan. And we can have a short rest.
6:00 PM: We will leave for Manhattan - Times Square, where we have free time for shopping, walking around and dining,...
10.00 PM: We will get back to Hotel
You may stay longer in Manhattan for the nightlife; however, you must arrange your own transportation back to the hotel. New Jersey Transit trains run until 1:30 AM from Penn Station (8th ave & 31st Street -near Macy’s) to Secaucus Junction Station. From there, you can take the hotel'shuttle to the hotel ( run every hour until 11.45 PM). Please re-check the hotel's shuttle schedules when we get there.

************* DAY 2 *************
8:30 AM: Departure from Hotel towards Manhattan.
First we will drive towards Metropolitan Museum of Art to see the museum's highlights.
Then we will visit Plaza Hotel, a century-old luxury hotel features a castle-like exterior. Then, we will visit the Central Park (a half-block from Plaza Hotel).  We will also have a photo stop at The Empire State Building located in Midtown Manhattan
1.00 PM: We will visit the Rockfeller Center followed by time for lunch. Optional visit: 'Top of the Rock' Observation Deck at The Rockefeller Center ($27 U.S. extra admission fee)
4.00 PM: We will enjoy a 90 minute cruise on Hudson River and visit the Statue of Liberty and breathtaking view of Manhattan.
6.00 PM: We will return to Times square, where we can pay a visit to museums, attend shows, or shopping....
Here are some suggestions for what to visit during your free time:
  • The Empire State Building ($25 U.S extra fee)
  • Madame Tussauds (WAX Museum), Guggenheim Museum, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), etc.  ($25 U.S extra fee)
  • Attending Broadway shows
9:00 PM: We will be picked up from Times Square, and will drive back to hotel.
You may stay longer in Manhattan for the nightlife; however, you must arrange your own transportation back to the hotel. New Jersey Transit trains run until 1:30 AM from Penn Station (8th ave & 31st Street -near Macy’s) to Secaucus Junction Station. From there, you can take the hotel'shuttle to the hotel ( run every hour until 11.45 PM). Please re-check the hotel's shuttle schedules when we get there.

************* DAY 3 *************
Breakfast at the hotel
8:30 AM: We will drive towards Waterloo Premium Outlet Mall
2.00 PM: Arrive in Waterloo Premium Outlet Mall, where we have time to have lunch and enjoy shopping.
5:00 PM: Drive towards border (about 2 hours drive).
7.00 PM: arrive at the border. Crossing the border may take about 1-2 hours.
We expect to arrive at Finch subway station around 9.30 PM (With regular traffic)

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PRICES:
• $475 + HST– per person in  Double occupancy
• $445 + HST– Per person in Triple occupancy
• $425 + HST– per person in Quad occupancy
• $370 + HST- children 2-10 years old
• Single Person: $630 + HST

NOTE: 
  • Please note that the standard rooms in most of the hotels have maximum 2 double  beds. So, the ones who book a Triple room need to know that two of them will need to sleep in 1 double  bed, as the hotel does not provide any extra bed.
  • This tour is a bilingual tour (Farsi/English).  All the  announcements are in Farsi & English during the tour.
  • Child reduced rate applies to children as 3rd or 4th guest sharing room with 2 adults. Reduced rates apply for children aged 2-10

GOOD TO KNOW:
How to get tickets for Broadway Shows :    1) buy online    2) "TKTS Discount Booths" in Manhattan offer tickets to Broadway and Off Broadway musicals and plays at up to 50% off! The closest Event Ticket Seller booth to Times Square is:  1564 Broadway, New York, NY 10036, USA ( corner of 7th Ave. and W 47th Street).

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What's Included
  • Round trip transportation on A/C Highway Coach with a washroom.
  • 2 night hotel accommodations at Hilton Meadowlands
  • 2 hot breakfasts
  • Accompanying Tour Director
  • 90 minute Cruise on Hudson river
  • All visits mentioned in the program
  • Complimentary bottled water during the trip

What's NOT included 
  • All admissions except the cruise
  • All meals except one 2 Breakfasts at the hotel
  • Tip to the driver/ guide

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PICK- UP Locations / PARKING
  • 1st pick-up location: Finch subway station – Yonge St./Bishop Ave (east of Yonge St. 30 meters on Bishop Ave) - GPS Address:  Bishop Ave, Toronto, ON M2M 4J4.
  •  2nd pick-up location: Mississauga Carpool Lot  - The location is at the intersection of Hurontario & Hwy 401.  Entrance into the parking lot is on the west side of Hurontario, at Hwy 401. It can be entered from Hurontario.  Follow the P Carpool signs. IF YOU NEED TO PARK YOUR CAR: This is a Government of Ontario, Ministry of Transportation parking lot. Cars may be left here for up to 5 days. Parking is free.

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HIGHLIGHTS OF NEW YORK CITY

Statue of Liberty: The statue of Liberty, designed by Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi, was a gift to the United States from the people of France. The statue is an icon of freedom and of the United States: a welcoming signal to immigrants arriving from abroad.

Metropolitan Museum of Art: Founded in 1870 in New York City, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, is the largest art museum in the United States and one of the ten largest in the world. There are works of art from classical antiquity and Ancient Egypt, paintings and sculptures from European masters of art, and a large collection of American and modern art. The Met also represents extensive holdings of African, Asian, Oceanic, Byzantine, and Islamic art.

Woodbury Common Premium Outlets: Located one hour north of New York City, this charming Colonial American style village center is a true showcase for the outlet industry with the country's largest collection of designer outlets. Enjoy savings of 25% to 65% every day at this unparalleled collection of 220 stores including Banana Republic Factory Store, Burberry, Chloe, Coach, Dior, Dolce & Gabbana, Fendi, Armani Outlet, Gucci, Lacoste, Last Call by Neiman Marcus, Nike Factory Store, Oscar de la Renta, Polo Ralph Lauren, Prada, Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th, Salvatore Ferragamo, Theory, Tom Ford, Tory Burch, Valentino, Versace, Yves St. Laurent and more.

Rockefeller Center: Rockefeller Center is a complex of 19 commercial buildings covering 22 acres between 48th and 51st streets in New York City, United States.

One World Trade Center, Skyscraper in New York City: One World Trade Center refers to the main building of the new World Trade Center complex in Lower Manhattan, New York City. It is the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere, and the fourth-tallest in the world.

The  Empire State Building and Top Deck Skyline: The Empire State Building is a 103-story skyscraper located in Midtown Manhattan. It has a roof height of 1,250 feet (380 m), and with its antenna spire included, it stands a total of 1,454 feet (443 m) high.Its name is derived from the nickname for New York, the Empire State. It stood as the world's tallest building for nearly 40 years, from its completion in early 1931.

Central Park: Central Park is the 843-acre masterpiece of landscape architecture designed in the 19th century. As one of America’s greatest works of art and the nation’s first public park, Central Park has become the most famous and beloved urban park in the world. There, you can find a good number of important statues and bridges shining with its fabulous nature.

Times Square: Times Square is a major commercial intersection at the junction of Broadway. There are lot’s of entertainments, attractions, shows, restaurants, shops and etc in this 24 hours live Square.

Madame Tussauds New York: Museum chain for life-size wax replicas of famous Americans & historic icons in themed galleries. Address: 234 W 42nd St, New York, NY 10036, United States
 
Our Hotel: Hilton Meadowlands
A picture of stylish comfort and convenience, this East Rutherford hotel offers convenient services and amenities just 8 miles from midtown Manhattan and only 15 minutes from Newark Liberty Airport. The Hilton Meadowlands provides complimentary shuttle service to the train station, which takes guests into New York City within 10 minutes. Visitors can shop at Secaucus Outlet Center or take in a concert at the new IZOD Center. The Meadowlands Convention Center and the Meadowlands Racetrack are also nearby. Guests will enjoy first-class service and amenities at the Meadowlands Hilton. Many of the hotel's comfortable guestrooms feature spectacular views of the New York City skyline. Relaxing facilities include an on-site fitness centre and indoor pool. Hotel Rooms: 427, Hotel Chain: Hilton Hotels & Resorts.