Day 1: London – New York – Arrival
Depart from London Airport to New York. Arrival at New York. Transfer to your hotel in New Jersey. NO DINNER
Day 2: New York
You will be met by a tour director and taken on a tour of Manhattan to first discover Times Square and its immense, illuminated billboards. Then go down 5th Avenue to view Saint Patrick’s Cathedral, imposing Rockefeller Center, the Flatiron Building, and Grand Central Station. Lunch on your own before continuing to Wall Street and the Financial District. Next see Greenwich Village with its tree-lined streets, Soho and Chinatown. In the evening, return to your hotel in New Jersey. Dinner.
Day 3: New York
In the morning, take the ferry for a visit of legendary sites like the Statue of Liberty and the Ellis Island where more than 12 million immigrants passed through the center. Lunch on your own. Afternoon trip to the Empire State Building to admire the view of the city from the 86th-floor observation deck. Floodlights illuminate the top of the building at night in colours according to different events taking place in New York. Next, visit Central Park. Travel through the famous Strawberry fields, past the lake and through to Belvedere Castle. Passing also the Dakota Apartments where John Lennon was assassinated. Time at leisure. In the evening, return to your hotel. Dinner. Overnight.
Day 4: New York – Philadelphia- Washington D.C.
Leave for Philadelphia for a visit of the Hall of Independence upon arrival. The Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States were both signed in this redbrick building dating from 1732. See the Liberty Bell, one of the most evocative symbols of the country. Lunch on your own. In the afternoon, return to hotel in Washington. Dinner.
Day 5: Washington D.C.-Hershey
This morning, you will depart for an excursion to Washington D.C. Lunch on your own upon arrival. Afternoon tour of Washington DC to the best-known public buildings in the United States: the White House, the Supreme Court and the Capitol, seat of the U.S. Congress, then the broad Mall with impressive monuments to presidents Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln and Franklin D. Roosevelt. Travel to hotel in Hershey. Dinner.
Day 6: Hershey – Buffalo
Today you will start the day with a visit of chocolate factory. Lunch on your own in the area before continuing to Buffalo. Brief visit of the US side of Niagara Falls to see Illuminated Lights. Dinner. Night in Buffalo
Day 7: Niagara – Buffalo Q San Francisco
This morning after breakfast, enjoy a boat ride “Maid of the Mist “to the thundering waters at the base of the Niagara Falls one of the seven wonders of the world. Lunch in Niagara Falls area. Transfer to the Buffalo airport for your flight West. Arrive in San Francisco and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in hotel.
Day 8: San Francisco
After breakfast guided tour of San Francisco, one of the most photographed, filmed, and documented cities in the world…a tantalizing mixture of history and modern sophistication, gem of the magnificent bay. You will visit the business district, Union Square, Chinatown and the Golden Gate Bridge. Lunch on your own. Afternoon at leisure. Dinner and overnight in san Francisco.
Day 9: San Francisco – San Jose
Morning transfer to Fisherman’s Wharf to enjoy an Alcatraz cruise and visit of the island. Lunch on your own upon returning. Then, depart towards San Jose. Visit Gurudwara situated on the hill. Check in at the hotel. Dinner and overnight.
Day 10: San Jose – Fresno
Drive in the direction of Yosemite National Park with its pine and redwood forests, and magnificent waterfalls. You will discover Half Dome, Yosemite Valley, Bridalveil Falls, and Yosemite Falls. Lunch on your own. Evening arrival in Fresno where you will dinner and stay overnight.
Day 11: Fresno – Las Vegas
Travel over several superb stretches of the Southwest. Lunch on your own. Arrival in Nevada, and then city of Las Vegas, capital of gambling, which appears like a mirage in the middle of the desert. Dinner in hotel. In the evening, your Tour Director will take you on a 3 hours guided tour of the city. Overnight in Las Vegas.
Day 12: Las Vegas
Morning after breakfast drive to the Grand Canyon- Eagle Point, a superb geological phenomenon. To see one of the most beautiful wonders in the world, the Grand Canyon, which is the result of millions of years of wind and water erosion, protected by the magnificent forest surrounding it. The Colorado River, one of the high points of our trip, flows 4,500 feet below. Lunch on your own. An optional scenic helicopter tour with commentary of the canyon. Then, drive back to Las Vegas. Dinner and overnight in Las Vegas Hotel.
Day 13: Las Vegas
After breakfast full day to explore on your own for shopping etc. Evening Dinner.
Day 14: Las Vegas – Los Angeles
In the morning after breakfast travel towards Los Angeles, for sightseeing in the city. Hollywood features a walk down Hollywood Boulevard and a visit to Mann’s Chinese Theater where you will find the handprints and signatures of many famous stars imprinted in the sidewalk outside. Next, a visit of Beverly Hills and downtown, the business district and the Mexican quarter. Dinner and overnight in Los Angeles.
Day 15: Los Angeles – Departure
After breakfast check out from hotel and a visit to Swaminarayan Temple. (Subject to opening hours). If not open, then visit to Santa Monica Beach or shopping. Lunch on your own. Then transport to the airport. Return flight. Arrive Day 16
- International and internal Economy class flights. Weight limit 20 KG plus 7 KG Hand Luggage.
- 14 night’s hotel accommodation with breakfast. Standard twin rooms all with private facilities.
- Excursions as per above itinerary.
- Services of a Gujarati speaking tour manager. If less than 15 passengers, then our local driver will be conducting the tour.
- Entrance of Maid of Mist (Niagara Falls).
- Return transfer from hotel to airports in U.S.A.
- Visit to Shopping Mall.
- Morning 14 breakfasts and evening 12 vegetarian/non veg/Jain dinners. 1 Lunch in Buffalo.
- Guided tour of San Francisco 3 hours, 3 Hour at night in Las Vegas, 4 Hours in Los Angeles, 4 Hours Philadelphia
- Driver and Restaurant Tips included.
- Statue of Liberty Cruise. Entrance NOT included for The Statue.
- Empire State Building
- Coach/Mini Bus day trip to Grand Canyon eagle Point from Las Vegas.
- Any entrance fees.
- Single room supplement @ £799 per person.
- Travel Insurance.
- Helicopter tour of Grand Canyon. £170 (approximate) per adult – Approximate: 25 minutes ride.
- Porterage at hotel
- U.K. Airport \transfer £40 per person from Leicester.
- Any entry charges.