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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
  • Admission to Top of the Rock
  • Hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour of Philadelphia
  • Admission to the National Constitution Center
  • Admission to the Museum of the American Revolution
  • Multi-day hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour of Washington, DC
  • Monuments by Moonlight tour of Washington, DC

PACKAGE ALSO INCLUDES:

  • One-way Amtrak® in Coach accommodations from New York City to Philadelphia and Philadelphia to Washington on the Northeast Regional®
  • 7 nights' hotel accommodations
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Extend your trip or try this package in reverse. Call a Rail Expert for details.

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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 multi-day sightseeing tour of America's favorite city. Your fully guided tour will bring you to such iconic sights as the Empire State Building, Bryant Park, and the Brooklyn Bridge. (Overnight in New York City)

DAY 3 NEW YORK CITY
Continue to explore the city on your hop-on, hop-off sightseeing tour. Use your tour to visit 5th Avenue for some world class shopping, Central Park to take in a stroll in one of America's most iconic parks, or head over to the world famous Rockefeller Center where admission to the viewing level, Top of the Rock, is included! (Overnight in New York City)

DAY 4 NEW YORK CITY > PHILADELPHIA
Board Amtrak in New York's Penn Station and head on to Philadelphia. Enjoy a multi-day tour of the “City of Brotherly Love”. Stroll through Chinatown, visit the historic Liberty Bell, or head down for some fun and games in Franklin Square. Walk in the footsteps of the Founding Fathers as you explore the Museum of the American Revolution, the nation's only museum dedicated specifically to the struggle for independence. (Overnight in Philadelphia)

DAY 5 PHILADELPHIA
Today you can continue to travel throughout the city visiting the National Constitution Center, Memorial Hall, and Independence Hall. (Overnight in Philadelphia)

DAY 6 PHILADELPHIA > WASHINGTON, DC
Travel to the Amtrak Station and board your train down to Washington DC, our Nation's Capital! Upon arrival, begin to explore the city at your leisure. Your multi-day hop-on, hop-off tour. (Overnight in Washington, DC)

DAY 7 WASHINGTON, DC
Continue your two days of sightseeing on this fully guided tour of the city. Your tour will bring you to such important Washington sights as the White House, the National Cathedral, and the National Mall. Tonight you will enjoy a patriotic jaunt through Washington as you visit the Lincoln Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, and the Washington Monument as they are all lit up in their glory! (Overnight in Washington, DC)

DAY 8 YOUR JOURNEY ENDS IN WASHINGTON, DC

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

The Stewart Hotel

Staying at the The Stewart Hotel 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

Located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, Holiday Inn New York City - Times Square is a 35-story high-rise hotel that makes it easy to enjoy New York’s incomparable attractions, restaurants and retail stores.

Marriott Marquis

Surround yourself with the sights and sounds of the city at New York Marriott Marquis. One of the premier hotels in Times Square, our central location gives you easy access to NYC entertainment options and several subway lines to access any part of NYC.

Renaissance New York Times Square

Elevate your adventures in The City That Never Sleeps at Renaissance New York Times Square Hotel. Rising 26 stories above Times Square, our hotel has the soul of a boutique hotel with beautifully crafted interiors. Distinct among Times Square hotels in New York, Renaissance boasts stylish guest rooms, including new guest rooms with terraces overlooking Times Square.

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 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

Escape ordinary travel routines when you book at Courtyard Washington, DC/U.S. Capitol hotel near Union Station DC and NoMa station.

Courtyard by Marriott 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

The Mayflower Hotel, Autograph Collection has been a Washington, DC landmark since opening its doors over 90 years ago. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, our hotel has been completely refreshed, offering a host of modern amenities, while still maintaining a sense of iconic luxury. Immerse yourself in the beauty of our sweeping marble lobby before getting comfortable in our redesigned guestrooms.

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.

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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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