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USA & Canada East Coast Tour - Montreal, New York, Boston
Experience the stunning scenery, rich history and cultural vibrancy of Canada and the USA on a 13 Day/11 Night East Coast Tour for only $3,999 per person (twin share) instead of $5,699 per person (two days in transit)
Your journey begins with an international flight from Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch (see ‘Fine Print’ tab for other departure cities) to Montreal, Canada where you'll then travel to Quebec, Toronto, New York, Boston, Washington DC, Philadelphia and more before returning to Montreal where your tour will culminate with an international flight back to New Zealand
Uncover the history and natural beauty of Canada, take in the Place d'Arms, Chateau Frontenac and the provincial Parliament Building; as well as Old Quebec City a UNESCO heritage location; the breathtaking Niagara Falls, and Toronto, home of the 533 metre high CN Tower
Journey state-side and revel in all things America, visit Boston's famous Quincy Market; explore bustling New York and catch a glimpse of Lady Liberty, Time Square, the Brooklyn Bridge and more; tour historic Philadelphia and Baltimore; and visit America's capital, Washington D.C.
Checkout the ‘Itinerary’ tab above for more information about your tour
No need to rush! Buy now and enjoy departures from May 2016 until October 2016 (blackout dates and surcharges may apply)
11 nights of luxury hotel stays in first-class accommodation, plus 11 delicious hotel breakfasts
Comfortable and convenient transportation onboard an air conditioned coach, with an experienced and informative English speaking guide
Select sightseeing admission fees throughout the tour (as per the itinerary)
All taxes and fuel surcharges, as well as all tips and gratuities
Return airport transfers
You’ll also have the chance to book additional optional excursions throughout your tour – (see ‘Fine Print’ tab for more information)
Travelling alone, or with a group? Purchase a Quad Share Package for only $3,699 per person (quad share) instead of $5,299; or select a Triple Share Package for only $3,799 per person (tri-share) instead of $5,499; or choose a Single Traveller Package for just $4,899 per person instead of $6,299
How to Book Your Travel Dates! Once you purchase your preferred Luxury Escapes package, you will receive a travel voucher with the direct reservation details for the tour. When you are ready to finalise your travel dates and confirm your booking, contact the tour group directly through the booking link provided in the voucher
No need to worry about getting your preferred dates. The Booking Guarantee means that if you try to make a booking within 14 days from purchase and can't get your preferred dates in the validity period, you can get a full refund
Click on the 'Fine Print' tab above to read all the terms and conditions relating to this offer
What We Like
Culture and history meet on this fun filled tour - enjoy deluxe hotel stays, expert English speaking guides and plenty of free time to dine on mouthwatering American cuisine!
There's no place like the East Coast, and it's yours to explore - from beautiful Montreal, Quebec, Toronto and the majestic Niagara Falls to collegiate Boston where you can walk the hallowed halls of Harvard; learn why New York is called the city that never sleeps; grab a cheesesteak in Philadelphia; historic Baltimore and the nation's capital Washington D.C.
You can view all the terms and conditions relating to this offer by clicking on the 'Fine Print' tab above
Valid for travel on select departure dates from 2 May 2016 until 31 October 2016 (bookings must be made 90 days prior to departure date)
IMPORTANT: All bookings must be made before 30 July 2016
Departure Dates: 2 May 2016, 9 May 2016, 16 May 2016, 23 May 2016, 30 May 2016, 6 June 2016, 13 June 2016, 20 June 2016, 27 June 2016, 4 July 2016, 11 July 2016, 18 July 2016, 25 July 2016, 1 August 2016, 8 August 2016, 15 August 2016, 22 August 2016, 29 August 2016, 5 September 2016, 12 September 2016, 19 September 2016, 26 September 2016, 3 October 2016, 10 October 2016, 17 October 2016, 24 October 2016, and 31 October 2016
Booking Guarantee: Make a booking within 14 days from the date of purchase and if you don't get your preferred dates within the validity period of the deal then we will give you a FULL refund. Please note that evidence of an attempted booking must be provided to our Support Team via email no more than 2 days after the 14 day period. At this point, we will escalate with management to try and secure your preferred dates and if they are still unavailable, a full refund will be payable
Strictly subject to availability and please book early to lock in your preferred dates. After the booking guarantee period, bookings for specific dates during the validity period will be accepted on a first in, best dressed basis
Voucher is valid for ONE PERSON (Single, Twin, Triple or Quad Share)
Participants of any age will have to purchase a full price ticket
This tour includes an international round trip flight from Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch to Montreal and from Montreal back to Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch
Tour Group Capacity: Tours operate with a minimum of 25 people and a maximum of 45 people
Maximum Room Capacity: The maximum room capacity throughout the tour is two, three or four people depending on which package you purchased. Bedding for a single room or twin share room comprises a king bed or queen bed. Bedding for a triple share room or quad share room comprises two queen beds or two double beds (subject to availability)
Please note that no cots may be added to any of the hotel rooms, children aged two years and under will sleep on existing bedding
All accommodation is subject to availability. If a desired hotel is not available, alternate accommodation of a similar standard will be provided
Sinorama Holidays reserves the right to change the published itinerary without notice
Booking Changes including but not limited to name changes, ticket transfers or changes to departure or return dates will incur a surcharge before the air ticket has been issued and is subject to airline availability. Members may make a maximum of one change, please contact the tour provider directly for more information
Tour cannot be rescheduled after the tour provider issues air ticket. Please note all seats are subject to availability. Tour will be confirmed after voucher has been redeemed with the tour provider at time of booking
The tour provider suggests that passengers are covered by travel, medical, health and other types of insurance. These cannot be obtained in the USA or Canada and must be organised prior to your departure
Package excludes USA Visa application fee, upgrades, add-on excursions, optional tours; laundry and other items of a personal nature; any upgrade surcharges and trip delay or interruption by airline schedule change; cost for anything not specifically mentioned in voucher inclusions
All excursions and activities are subject to availability and depend on the itinerary
Tour Extensions: A surcharge will apply for guests wishing to extend your stay in Canada or USA after the tour has ended. Prices vary based on the extending city selected. To extend your stay in Montreal will cost approx. AUD$300 (approx. NZD$325) extra per person; to extend your stay in New York or Los Angeles will cost approx. AUD$500 (approx. NZD$540) extra per person; to extend your stay in Vancouver or San Francisco will cost approx. AUD$700 (approx. NZD$755) extra per person; to extend in other major cities in north America, price will be determined on a case by case basis. Please note that additional surcharges apply during public holidays in Canada or the United States
Travel insurance is strongly recommended. We suggest purchasing travel insurance as soon as possible after purchasing this voucher
Nights must be used consecutively
Strictly no refunds for this voucher for amendments or change of date
Not valid in conjunction with any other offer or on existing reservations
Any unused portion of the package is non-refundable and cannot be exchanged for other services or cash
A departure pack with all tour documentation will be provided to you by the tour company via email and regular post once your booking has been confirmed and must be presented on arrival
To view all optional tour excursions click on the link: http://www.sinoramaholidays.co.nz/tourpage/index.php?id=acm13d_australia&office=nz
All surcharges are payable directly to the tour provider
Please note, a tourism VISA may be required for travel for some guests
Your passport must be valid at least 6 months beyond your intended stay overseas
A visa may be required to the countries you are visiting and transiting. It is your responsibility to ensure you are holding a current visa. Please take the time to visit our preferred vendor website at www.visadirect.co.nz to assist you with any visa application requirements and processes
Package cannot be split
The value and comparative savings has been determined based on the tour company's published rack rates and the value of inclusions. Please be advised that rack rates may not be reflective of actual rates being charged, dependant on the timing and manner of your booking and therefore are only indicative of the level of saving
All activities and services are subject to availability
Redemption instructions can be found on your voucher
How to get there
Getting to the Cananda is easy! Return International economy class flights from Auckland, Wellington or Christchurch to Montreal are included in your package, plus handy airport transfers!
For more information click on the ‘Fine Print’ tab
Our Booking Guarantee is our commitment to you to ensure that you get to travel when you want to travel and not when you have to travel.
And why do we offer this?
Well it's quite simple, we love to travel just as much as you do and we understand that it's hard to find dates to suit your work, family and personal commitments, so we guarantee you that if you can't get the dates you want we will give you a full refund. Yes, that's right...a 100% money back guarantee if you aren't able to book the dates that you want! It can't get much better than that!
How does it work?
It's very simple - make your booking request within 14 days of purchase and if you don't get your preferred dates (within the validity period) you will receive a FULL Refund. If you aren't able to get your preferred dates you'll get a refund directly back to your credit card (or PayPal account). Please note, if you get your preferred dates and later change your mind on when you want to travel, the Booking Guarantee will not apply to your request for a change of dates.
What do I need to do?
Simply make your booking with the tour operator by e-mail within 14 days of purchase and if you don't get your preferred dates simply contact our support team via email with evidence of your attempted booking - within 16 days from purchase to get a full refund.
Minimal effort for maximum peace of mind! Purchase with confidence and assurance.
13 Day USA Tour
Meals: In-flight Meals
New Zealand - Montreal
Depart for Montreal on an overnight international flight. Arrive in Montreal and transfer to your hotels, where you can enjoy some free time exploring the city after check-in
Montreal - Quebec City - Montreal
To the east of Quebec City you'll find the majestic Montmorency Falls (CAD$2.75) the largest in Quebec and higher than Niagara Falls. Being the first stop of the day, take the cable car (CAD$12) to the top, look down and feel the power of these falls as they feed into the St. Laurence Seaway. After lunch visit the Observatoire de la Capitale (CAD$10) where you get to enjoy just what this city has to offer. Continue on road to Old Quebec City, one of the most important landmarks in North American history, a UNESCO heritage site of humanity. Other historical not-to-be-missed sites include Place d'Arms, Chateau Frontenac, and the provincial Parliament Building. Leave Quebec City in the afternoon and arrive in Montreal
Montreal - Boston
Leaving from Montreal in the morning, pass through the U.S. customs and continue on to Boston, a city that is rich in American culture and history. First stop by the world’s No.1 prestigious institute of Harvard University, enjoy a guided tour (USD$13) of the prestigious campus and learn about the rich history of the school, tour the buildings, and learn of the 40 Nobel Prize winners and 8 US presidents that have studied at Harvard. Then visit M.I.T. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), continue on and visit downtown Boston and passing through Quincy Market and enjoy some free time for shopping and meals. Before checking into your Boston hotel
Boston - New York
After breakfast, take a city tour of Boston (USD$35) with our guide on an amphibious vehicle to enjoy the bustling city streets, squares, parks, buildings and the famous sea port. Drive to the second largest city of the world – New York. Upon arriving, take a tour to the top of the Rockerfella Centre (USD$29) to experience a panoramic view of the city, including Central Park, Empire State Building, the new World Trade Center, Hudson River and more. Visit the heart of Manhattan, including Time Square, and choose to visit the Madame Tussauds (USD$30) and Ripley's Believe It or Not (USD$30). Indulge with some free time around Time Square after. Return to hotel in New Jersey at 8.30pm by bus or stay later in the city and make your own way back by public transport
After breakfast leave for the South Street Seaport in New York. Enjoy a cruise tour (USD$28) to enjoy a breathtaking view of the Statue of Liberty, the Brooklyn Bridge, Ellis Island and the Manhattan skyscrapers. Take a short walk down Wall Street to Ground Zero and National September 11th Memorial and Museum. Enjoy free time for lunch and shopping around Chinatown and Little Italy, then continue on to visit Musée Intrepid Sea, Air and Space (USD$29) where you get to discover the famous aircraft carrier the USS Intrepid, the submarine USS Growler, airplanes, helicopters and even the space shuttle. After that, a city tour of Midtown Manhattan with our guide from Sinorama, to visit Lincoln Center, Dakota, Natural History Museum, Central Park, Metropolitan Museum of Art, and stop at 5th Avenue at the end. Enjoy your free time for visiting and shopping. Return to the hotel in New Jersey at night
New York - Philadelphia
After breakfast, you will travel to the most prestigious military school in the world, West Point Academy. Follow a local guide for a historical tour of the academy (USD$14), learn of the stories of wars, generals and historical figures. Shop til you drop at the Woodbury Common Premium Outlets - the biggest shopping center in North America where you will find major and luxury brands like Gucci, Cartier, Fendi, Chanel, Burberry, Salvatore Ferragamo, Michael Kors, Ralph Lauren, Giorgio Armani, Anne Fontaine, Hugo Boss, MaxMara, UGG, Coach and more. In the afternoon, drive to Philadelphia, the birthplace of the United States and enjoy a city tour on a local tourist bus
Philadelphia - Baltimore - Washington DC
After breakfast, you'll depart for the nation’s capital – Washington DC. Famous for not only being the most important political centre in the world, but also its title of garden city. On the way, stop at the city center of Baltimore to get a closer look at the port. When you arrive in Washington DC, start by visiting the White House (outside) – home and office to the President of the United States. Then embark on a cruise down the Potomac River (USD$25) and enjoy a view of what is like on the sides of the river and the buildings of the city itself. After, pass by the Washington Monument and visit the memorial places of the 3rd president of the United States, Thomas Jefferson. At the end of the day, visit the Lincoln Memorial and Memorials of Korean War Veterans and Vietnam Wars, where you could get a glimpse of all the treasured photos of the city
After breakfast, spend a whole day exp;oring Washington D.C. Enjoy a minitour of the charming boulevard - Embassy Row and National Cathedral, and then visit the impressive National Cemetery in Arlington where you will find the tombs of the family John F. Kennedy and Unknown Soldiers. Then head to the world’s largest museum and research complex - Smithsonian Institution, you will have free time to visit the Air & Space Museum, National Museum of Art, the Natural history museum, American Indian Museum and more
Washington DC - Niagra Falls
Depart from Washington and visit the Corning Museum of Glass (USD$16), which has the largest collection of glass craft in the world, and enjoy a glasswork performance. After lunch, continue your journey back to Canada. Enjoy a free evening, after checking in at the hotel in Niagara Falls (Canadian side) explore the area, dine in Niagara Falls Park and enjoy the restaurants, playgrounds, bars, museums, cinemas and the largest Casino in Canada
Niagra Falls - Toronto
After breakfast at the hotel head to Niagara Falls (CAD$48), climb to the top of the 160m high Skylon Tower for an unparalleled view of the great falls; spend an exciting time in thr IMAX cinema to learn of the legends and history of Niagara, before boarding the famous Niagara Cruise to get close to the breathtaking falls. After lunch depart for downtown Toronto, for a city tour and climb the emblem of the city the 533m high CN Tower (CAD$35). Followed by a guided tour of Toronto where you will visit the Parliament of Ontario, downtown, City Hall, University of Toronto, Sky Dome and more. Drive to hotel and check in
Toronto - Thousand Islands - Ottawa - Montreal
Depart in the morning for the Thousand Islands; a region of natural water field, islands, wetlands and shorelines. One hour commented cruise (CAD$25) to admire the scenic Thousand Islands (if the water conditions permit). After lunch, leave for Ottawa the capital of Canada and visit Parliament Hill, the Peace Tower, and the Centennial Flame, followed by a tour of Rideau Hall. Continue on road and arrive in Montreal at night
Day Twelve and Thirteen
Montreal - New Zealand
After breakfast, head to the city centre and visit the summit of the Park Mont Royal for a panoramic view of the city of Montreal. Afterwards, enjoy free time to walk around and lunch in Old Montreal, exploring the charming and classic neighbourhood full of galleries along the streets. A 90 minute guided cruise (CAD$32) will present you the history and attractions of Montreal. Later transfer to the airport and begin your journey home