New York (2), Washington DC (2), Niagara (1), Orlando (4), Orlando (3)
Arrival (New York) Departure (Orlando)
On the Water
Family (On the Move)
If you are seeking the ultimate family vacation, then the East Coast USA with Bahamas Cruise is just right. On this 13-day trip, you arrive in New York and then after a city tour, you move to the capital city, Washington DC and from there on, you head to Buffalo which is the place to reside in if you are visiting the iconic Niagara Falls. Next, head to the Disney capital, Orlando, after visiting a couple of Disney Parks and having a great time with your family, the trip culminates on a Bahamas cruise which is on for 3 glorious days and you return home from Orlando.
On Day 1 and Day 2, you arrive in New York and you set out to unravel and explore the Big Apple. You go on a New York City tour and catch the many sightseeing places here.
On Day 3 and Day 4, from New York, you visit the national capital, Washington DC, and here you go around checking out what the nation’s capital city has on offer.
On Day 5 from Washington DC, you reach Buffalo to see the East Coast USA natural wonder spectacle, the Niagara Falls.
On Day 6, Day 7 and Day 8, you travel from one end of the east coast to the other end, down south, Orlando. Here you visit Epcot Center and Sea World.
On Day 9, you get a peek into NASA and the Kennedy Space Center and you are transported virtually into space. This trip makes for an unforgettable tour.
On Day 10, Day 11 and Day 12, we take the Bahamas cruise, which is a once in a lifetime experience. Drift across the beautiful Bahamas and in the narrow stretch of dreamy waters on this 3 days cruise. It offers fine dining, several bars, and spas and all this wrapped in a warm, serene cruise offering an exotic view of the sea
On Day 13, your East Coast USA trip comes to a close and you return home from Orlando.
Day 1 – Arrival in New York Welcome to the "Big Apple," or the "City That Never Sleeps" New York is a city of superlatives: America's biggest; its most exciting; its business and cultural capitals; the nation's trendsetter. For more than a century, it has been one of the world's major centres of commerce and finance.
Upon arrival at the airport, you will be transferred to the hotel.
Day 2 – New York City Tour The sightseeing will include USA’s famous landmark, “Statue of Liberty.” You will take a ferry ride to the Liberty Island for a spectacular view of the New York City Skyline. Next, you experience the view of a lifetime from the 86th floor of the Empire State Building. Later in the day, you drive through the Rockefeller Center, the Wall Street, Ground Zero and Central Park, Times Square, United Nations and Trump Tower.
Day 3 – New York to Washington DC Today, you proceed by plane/train to Washington D.C., the capital city of the United States of America and a guide to the historic neighborhoods and monuments. Other than the federal government, tourism is DC's biggest industry. The city attracts almost twenty million visitors each year. After checking in at the hotel, you will explore the capital city of USA on your own.
Day 4 – Washington DC City tour The most famous sights in Washington DC are the stars of this tour of the US capital. Tour the Capitol Building and visit the White House’s south lawn and visitor centre. Spend time at the Smithsonian Museums, before heading to the World War II and Dr Martin Luther King, Jr. memorials in addition to much more in between. The US Capitol building is stunningly beautiful.
Day 5 – Washington DC to Niagara Falls You checkout & transfer to the airport (if traveling by flight) to board the flight for Buffalo. Arrive in Buffalo, fly/or by road, to view the world-famous waterfalls, which is one of the natural Wonders of the World- the Niagara Falls.
Day 6 – Niagara Falls tour & Flight to Orlando Today, you enjoy the famous tour of Niagara Falls and go on the Maid of the Mist Cruise. Travel by an elevator deep into the Niagara Gorge where you can get as close as 20 feet from the falls on the Cave of Winds trip. Are you brave enough to stand on the Hurricane Deck? Do you want to experience that? Then ascend the extended viewing deck of the Prospect Observation Tower and let Niagara's mist kiss you on your cheek. Don a souvenir raincoat and hop aboard the world-famous Maid of the Mist boat ride.
Day 7 – Epcot Center Begin your day at the Epcot Center, where you can touch the future and travel the world with an amazing array of attractions and live performances. This is a 260 acre area devoted to past achievements and the future of technology. The Epcot World Showcase has pavilions dedicated to 11 countries and is a kind of permanent World Fair and makes for a very interesting visit.
Day 8 – Sea World Today, you will visit the world's largest Marine Park, Sea World. Here, you shall discover many attractions. We dare you to take a one-of-a-kind water coaster thrill ride through the mysterious lost city of Atlantis. Soar through danger on a jet copter ride to the Wild Arctic. At Sea World, touch, feed or come face-to-face with awesome and amazing marine animals, and get in on all the action that draws you back here again and again!
Day 9 – Kennedy Space Centre Do you want to tour NASA’s facilities, step into interactive simulators, or have lunch with an astronaut? The countdown begins in your hotel where you will be picked up and taken to the Kennedy Space Center. You can choose from the many different options that the KSC offers.
Day 10 – 12 – Bahamas Cruise – 3 days Cruise along the famous Bahamas for an experience of a life time for the next 3 days
Day 13 – Departure
While on your East Coast with Bahamas Cruise trip in the US you get to see and visit:
In New York
Statue of Liberty
Empire State Building
In Washington DC
World War II Memorial
Dr Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial
Kennedy Space Center
In Niagara Falls
Maid of the Mist cruise
Visit the Hurricane Deck
Cave of Winds trip
Prospect Observation Tower
When to Go
The weather varies between the Northern US and the Southern US. The Northern US typically has defined, distinct seasons. The climate in the North from the West Coast to the East Coast is similar. Spring is very pleasant, the summers range from warm to hot, and fall season is when the leaves wear different colors and winters are cold. In the Southern US, summers are very hot, and winters are mild. Spring and autumn seasons are pleasant.
Therefore, essentially, the best times to visit the US are definitely the spring-summer months from May to September.
If you are on an East Coast USA trip and are visiting New York, Washington DC, Niagara Falls and Orlando then ideally the months to visit would be the spring, summer and fall seasons - May to November.
2 nights stay at New York
2 nights stay at Washington DC
1 night stay at Niagara Falls / Buffalo
4 nights stay at Orlando
3 nights Bahamas Cruise
Daily breakfast from day 2 onwards
Airport- Hotel-Airport transfers on sharing basis (shuttle / seat in coach). Surcharges may apply at certain airports
One way New York airport to hotel
One way Washington hotel to airport
Return airport transfers in Niagara
Return airport transfers in Orlando
City Tour: New York, Washington D.C.
Entrance Tickets: Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building
Niagara Falls American-side Tour with Maid of The Mist Boat Ride
Sea world tickets with transfers
Kennedy space centre visit for one day with transfers
Epcot Theme park tickets with transfers
All tours and transfers on sharing basis (shuttle / seat in coach)
Don't forget to ask for our exciting #HolxoSummerRetreats offers!
New York (2), Washington DC (2), Niagara (1), Orlando (4), Orlando (3)