New York City and Hudson Valley

September 8, 2019 - September 15, 2019
8 days / 14 meals
Visits:

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Day 1: Ohio
Travel east through Ohio for an overnight stay. D

Day 2: Fishkill, NY
Journey across Pennsylvania to New York. Dine at Blu Pointe on the Hudson Restaurant featuring great views of the Hudson River. Travel to Fishkill, NY for a 2-night stay. B, D

Day 3: The Roosevelts
Get to know one of the 20th Century’s most admired women, Eleanor Roosevelt, in her modest home and private retreat, “Val-Kill”, with a guided tour. Continue the Roosevelt experience this afternoon with a guided tour of the lifelong home“Springwood”, museum, gardens and final resting place of America’s longest serving U.S. President, Franklin D. Roosevelt in Hyde Park. There will be ample time to explore the new $6 million enhancements to the exhibits recounting his presidency with rarely seen artifacts. Before dinner, take a stroll on The Walkway over the Hudson, the world’s longest pedestrian bridge, for breathtaking unobstructed views of the mighty Hudson River and scenic valley. B, D

Day 4: West Point and Times Square
Tour the US Military Academy at West Point, the oldest military academy in the country. Walk the paths of generals and presidents as you trace the footsteps of our country’s great leaders. Savor lunch at West Point in the historic Hotel Thayersurrounded by Old World charm. Head to New York City and visit iconic Times Square for time to explore on your own. Watch the giant digital marquees, shop, people watch and savor tasty goodies at dinner on your own. Check into the full-service Hilton Meadowlands, just 4 miles from the Lincoln Tunnel, a convenient home for 3 nights. B, L

Day 5: New York City tour
Explore New York City with a local guide. Spend the day exploring Central Park, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Fifth Avenue, Rockefeller Center and visiting the unique areas of Little Italy and Chinatown in lower Manhattan. A highlight of the tour will be a visit to the poignant 9/11 Memorial at Ground Zero and admission to the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Ascend to the top of the One World Observatory, the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere, for incredible panoramic views of New York City! B, D

Day 6: Statue of Liberty and Broadway
See NYC from a different perspective this day as we visit Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty while enjoying the magnificent views of the New York skyline from across the Hudson River. Spend an evening on the “Great White Way” for dinner and a performance of a hit Broadway musical (TBD). B, D

Day 7: Pennsylvania
Depart the Big Apple and satisfy your chocolate cravings with a stop in Hershey, PA, including lunch at the Hershey Hotel, before traveling to overnight in eastern Ohio. B, L

Day 8: Return Home B

Per person rates
double $1998
triple/quad $1785
single $2530

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