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Spirit of America

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Trip Overview

Travel to three historic East Coast cities on this 8-day journey. Start in New York City where you will experience “The Big Apple” on a sightseeing tour. Then head on to Philadelphia where you will get to sightsee around the “City of Brotherly Love” on a tour as well as a visit to the National Constitution Center. Immerse yourself in the rich historical heritage of the city. After your time in Philadelphia then venture down to Washington, DC where you will enjoy a hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour as well as a guided tour of the city’s patriotic monuments.

Highlights

  • Multi-day hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour of New York City
  • Discover the “City of Brotherly Love” on a hop-on, hop-off tour of Philadelphia
  • Learn about the United States Constitution at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia
  • Multi-day hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour of Washington, DC
  • Monuments by Moonlight tour in Washington, DC

Package Also Includes:

  • One-way Amtrak® from New York City to Philadelphia; Philadelphia to Washington, DC in Coach accommodations
  • 7 nights' hotel accommodations
  • 1 meals included (1 dinner)

Disclaimer:

Package prices are per person, double occupancy, tax included. Prices do not include rail from your hometown. Please call for pricing. Package prices are subject to change without notice, and all reservations are based upon availability at the time of booking. Amtrak travel is for Coach accommodations unless otherwise noted. Upgrades to Roomette or Bedroom accommodations on board Amtrak are available. Call for pricing. Other restrictions may apply. Activities referenced in the itinerary during free time are for suggested purposes only and are not included. Seasonal activity (if applicable): During the off-season, some tours may not be available. In this case, a similar tour will be substituted. Passports (if applicable): Passports are required when crossing the Canadian border. Amtrak and Amtrak Vacations are registered service marks of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation.

DAY 1 YOUR JOURNEY BEGINS IN NEW YORK CITY
Welcome to the Big Apple! Today explore the city at your leisure. Perhaps you
can catch a Broadway show or stroll through Central Park. (Overnight in New
York City)

 

DAY 2 NEW YORK CITY
Today your journey begins with a 2-day sightseeing tour of America's favorite
city aboard a double-decker hop-on / hop-off bus. Dinner this evening is at a popular
New York City restaurant. (Overnight in New York City) D

 

DAY 3 NEW YORK CITY
Enjoy the second half of your 2-day hop-on / hop-off sightseeing tour. You'll
visit Times Square, the American Museum of Natural History, Rockefeller Center
and more! (Overnight in New York City)

 

DAY 4 NEW YORK CITY > PHILADELPHIA
Transfer on your own and board Amtrak® to Philadelphia.
Enjoy a 2-day tour of Philly with a hop-on / hop-off pass. Visit Chinatown,
Memorial Hall and more. (Overnight in Philadelphia)

 

DAY 5 PHILADELPHIA
Enjoy the second half of your 2-day hop-on / hop-off sightseeing tour. Visit
the National Constitution Center and learn about the United States Constitution
with exciting hands-on exhibits. (Overnight in Philadelphia)

 

DAY 6 PHILADELPHIA > WASHINGTON, DC
Transfer on your own and board Amtrak to Washington, DC. Explore the capital
with a 2-day hop-on / hop-off sightseeing tour, which includes Arlington
National Cemetery, the National Cathedral in Georgetown, The White House and
more. (Overnight in Washington, DC)

 

DAY 7 WASHINGTON, DC
Continue your exploration on the second half of your 2-day hop-on / hop-off
tour of Washington, DC.
Tonight,
enjoy a Monuments by Moonlight tour that will shed a whole new light on the
impressive landmarks.
  (Overnight
in Washington, DC)

 

DAY 8 YOUR JOURNEY ENDS IN WASHINGTON, DC

 

Legend for meals: B
- Breakfast, BR - Brunch, L - Lunch, D - Dinner

 

Affinia Manhattan Hotel

Staying at the Affinia Manhattan puts New York City at your fingertips. Just steps from Penn Station and most subway lines, it’s easy to explore the city’s most exciting neighborhoods and attractions; Madison Square Garden, the Empire State Building, and Fifth Avenue shopping. Or kick back and relax in your luxurious room. The comforts of technology await, including flat-screen TVs, iPod docking stations and wireless Internet.

Holiday Inn New York City Times Square

The brand New Holiday Inn New York City – Times Square is located in the heart of Midtown-Times Square, steps away from New York's best and most amazing attractions and shopping.

Marriott Marquis

The New York Marriott Marquis brings the energy of Manhattan to your door. Located in the heart of Times Square and the Broadway theater district, this Midtown NYC hotel is perfect for weekend getaways, family and business travel. This Broadway hotel sparkles with updated hotel rooms and suites, high-speed elevators and six hotel restaurants and lounges.

Renaissance NY Times Square

Discover the center of location and luxury at the Renaissance New York Times Square Hotel and rethink everything you know about staying in the heart of NYC. Only steps away from Midtown's famed entertainment, attractions and Fortune 500 headquarters. Rising 26 stories above Times Square, this full-service hotel in New York City has the soul of a boutique NYC hotel. This Times Square NYC hotel also features completely redesigned New York hotel guest rooms.

Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel

The Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel is an upscale moderate hotel that’s just completed a $160 million renovation to its guest rooms and meeting space. The hotel is just steps from the excitement of the Broadway theatres, prestige of Carnegie Hall and world-class shopping of Fifth Avenue - this location is the perfect way to immerse yourself in the best that New York has to offer.

The Roosevelt Hotel

For a classic New York City hotel experience, none of the other hotels in New York City comes close to The Roosevelt Hotel. Opened in 1924 at the height of the Jazz Age, the "Grand Dame of Madison Avenue" continues to impress guests in its prime location at Madison Avenue and 45th Street in Midtown Manhattan.

Holiday Inn Express Philadelphia E Penns Landing

Our new hotel in the historic Old City district of Philadelphia is renovated with all the comforts of modern life in the birthplace of America.

Holiday Inn Express Midtown Philadelphia

Visit the Holiday Inn Express Midtown and surround yourself with a convenient, clean and comfortable atmosphere in downtown Philadelphia. The Midtown location is within walking distance to a variety of restaurants and unique boutiques. It takes minutes to walk to the Pennsylvania Convention Center, where you can visit the nearby Reading Terminal Market for a quick lunch! This hotel is just a short walk to Philadelphia's historical sites; The Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, National Constitution Center and Betsy Ross House.

Philadelphia Marriott Downtown

Discover one of the premier hotels in Philadelphia when you stay at Philadelphia Marriott Downtown. This hotel in Philadelphia commands a towering presence in the heart of America's original capital.

Courtyard Washington, DC/U.S. Capitol

Plan your stay at the Courtyard Marriott Washington, DC/U.S. Capitol, with an ideal location, just one metro stop from Union Station - the transportation hub our National's capital.

Courtyard Washington Embassy Row

Elegant comforts and attentive service are found inside the Courtyard Washington Embassy Row, a prestigious hotel conveniently located in the inner circle of Washington, D.C.

The Mayflower Hotel (formerly Renaissance Mayflower Hotel)

The Mayflower Hotel has matchless classic elegance with an abundance of modern conveniences.

Phoenix Park Hotel

Enjoy a unique opportunity to experience the luxury of Irish country estate in the heart of Washington, DC's Capitol Hill. With traditional oil paintings, opulent marble staircase and traditional décor. The Phoenix Park Hotel also embraces the charisma and magic of one of the most established dining and entertainment restaurants in the area, The Dubliner.

The Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown

Located directly across from the Washington Convention Center, this Renaissance Downtown Washington, DC luxury hotel is ideal for experiencing the history and culture of the nation's capital.

Select Your Departure Date

For more information or to make a reservation, call our rail vacation experts at:
1 (800) 268-7252

Disclaimer:

Package prices are per person, double occupancy, tax included. Prices do not include rail from your hometown. Please call for pricing. Package prices are subject to change without notice, and all reservations are based upon availability at the time of booking. Amtrak travel is for Coach accommodations unless otherwise noted. Upgrades to Roomette or Bedroom accommodations on board Amtrak are available. Call for pricing. Other restrictions may apply. Activities referenced in the itinerary during free time are for suggested purposes only and are not included. Seasonal activity (if applicable): During the off-season, some tours may not be available. In this case, a similar tour will be substituted. Passports (if applicable): Passports are required when crossing the Canadian border. Amtrak and Amtrak Vacations are registered service marks of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation.

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