Washington DC and Philadelphia in One day From New York City
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Stop At: U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial, Arlington Blvd. and Meade St, Arlington, VA 22211
Your day will begin with an early morning departure from Times Square in Manhattan, where you’ll be greeted by your professional, bilingual tour guide for the day.
Your first destination will be the nation's current capital, Washington, DC where your tour will begin with a visit to the Iwo Jima Memorial, dedicated to honor the US Marines by depicting a famous photograph taken during World War II, the raising of the American flag at the battle of Iwo Jima, Japan.
Duration: 15 minutes
Stop At: 2 Lincoln Memorial Cir NW, Washington DC, DC 20037
You will continue with a visit to the impressive Lincoln Memorial honoring the president who promoted the abolition of slavery in the United States .
Duration: 35 minutes
Stop At: White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave, Washington DC, DC 20500
Washington D.C. is the center for all three branches of the U.S. government. During this tour you will stop for a classic outside view of the seat of two of them, first the White House, home and office of the U.S. President.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Capitol Hill, First St and East Capitil St NE, Washington DC, DC 20004
Then you will stop for a classic outside view of the Capitol Building, home of the U.S. Congress and where the laws of this country are made.
Duration: 25 minutes
Stop At: National Air and Space Museum, Independence Ave at 6th St, Washington DC, DC 20560
Your visit to Washington concludes with free time for lunch on your own and a possible short visit to one of the Smithsonian museums, the world famous National Air and Space Museum.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Independence National Historical Park, 143 S 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2818
Your next destination is the first ever U.S. capital, chosen during the Revolutionary War: Philadelphia, PA. After an approximately 3 hour journey, you'll arrive directly to Philadelphia's historic Old City neighborhood. Your first stop will be at the Independence National Historical Park where your guide will lead you on a brief walking tour. You will have the opportunity to see some of the main historical sites.
Duration: 1 hour
Pass By: Liberty Bell Center, 6th Street Between Market and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Outside views of Liberty Bell, the famous symbol of America's independence
Pass By: Independence Hall, Chestnut Street between 5th and 6th Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Outside views of Independence Hall, the birthplace of the United State. It was within its walls that America's founding documents - the Declaration of Independence (July 4, 1776) and Constitution - were debated and adopted.
Stop At: Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2302
Your visit to Philadelphia concludes with a stop at the Rocky Steps, in front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, where you'll have an opportunity to re-enact the famous scene from the 1976 movie by ascending to the top of the steps.
The days’ itineraries might be modified based on traffic conditions, road closings and time constraints.
Duration: 20 minutes
- Bilingual professional guide (English and Spanish). Washington and Philadelphia licensed.
- Round trip transfer from New York City on a comfortable motor coach
- Food and drinks
- Hotel pick up and drop off
- Entry/Admission - White House
- Entry/Admission - Capitol Hill
- Entry/Admission - Philadelphia Museum of Art
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Wheelchairs are not available on this tour.
- Meeting Point: 05:00 a.m. at Renaissance New York Times Square Hotel located at Two Times Square, 714 Seventh Av. between 47th and 48th streets, New York, NY 10036.
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 60 travelers
The tour guide was exceptional. He spoke both english and Spanish. He took time out to explain. He was professional and compassionate and patient. He was funny too. We learnt so much about Philadelphia that we didn't know. We would recommend this tour to any of our friends
It was a great experience. The guide was super helpful and knowledgeable. He made the trip easy going and informative for us.
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