The Best of New York City
Day 1: Wed., Sept. 6 – The tour departs from Bracebridge at Hammonds Yard at 6:00a.m., Orillia Square Mall at 7:00a.m., Barrie, Bayfield Mall behind Canadian Tire Store at 7:30a.m. & the Tour Office at 8:00a.m. (Overnight parking is available at our Tour Office) Remember to bring with you your Canadian passport for the border crossing. We will overnight in Stroudsburg, PA. at the Mount Airy Casino and Resort. (D)
Day 2: Thurs., Sept. 7 – New York, NY – This morning we travel through the Lincoln tunnel to the city and meet our local guide for a unique City tour including a visit to the One World Observatory located at the World Trade Centre. Enjoy lunch today at the Essex Restaurant on the Lower East Side. Experience Downtown Manhattan before checking in to The Row NYC located centrally in Times Square, our home for the next three nights. Enjoy a group dinner this evening at Ellen Stardust Restaurant, home of the singing waiters. (B, L & D)
Day 3: Fri., Sept. 8 – This morning we visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art which will include a guided tour. Your afternoon is free to perhaps enjoy shopping or explore the city on your own. This evening we will have a pre-theatre dinner at Carmine’s Restaurant in Times Square followed by orchestra level seating for the 8:00p.m. Broadway performance of “Waitress” at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre which was nominated for four Tony awards. The storyline is about waitress and expert pie maker, Jenna and her dream of a way out of her small town and loveless marriage. A baking contest in a nearby county and the town’s new doctor may offer her a chance at a fresh start, while her fellow waitresses offer their own recipes for happiness. Jenna must summon the strength and courage to rebuild her own life. (B & D)
Day 4: Sat., Sept. 9 – Today we continue our sightseeing tour with our guide including a visit to the Top of the Rock Observation Deck which offers a stunning panoramic view of New York City. Sightseeing includes Central Park, 5th Avenue and St. Patrick’s Cathedral. We return to the hotel in time to get ready for dinner on board the beautiful Hornblower Yacht which gives us an opportunity to view the skyline from the water including a great photo opportunity of the Statue of Liberty. (B & D)
Day 5: Sun., Sept. 10 – On our last morning in Manhattan, we meet our guide for a tour of Harlem including the Apollo Theatre. Enjoy a stage tour and learn the history of the theatre and its music. This afternoon we start our journey home with an overnight stay in Albany, New York at the Century House Hotel. (B & D)
Day 6: Mon., Sept. 11 – Homeward Bound – A comfortable drive today returns us to Canada! We will stop enroute at the duty free shop. Our return time to Barrie is approximately 8:00p.m. & Bracebridge at 9:30p.m. (B)
Tour includes: motor coach transportation with Hamilton Tours Director, 5 nights’ accommodation, hotel taxes, baggage handling, admissions & visits as listed in itinerary, guided tours, 11 meals, 1 theatre performance, evening yacht cruise, shuttle to local shopping & HST EXEMPT.
Cost per person: Twin $2815.00 & Single $3600.00
A deposit of $600.00 is required upon booking with the balance due in full by August 1, 2017.
Travel Insurance is available through our office at the time of booking at an additional charge.