Extended Tours For New York Metro Area
What is included in all tours:
Unless we have made another arrangement all of our tours include:
- Roundtrip transportation and the use of the motorcoach for the entire tour
- Transfers and local transportation for airtours
- Quad accommodations for students, double occupancy for the chaperons
- All hotels have inside access rooms
- A ratio of 1 complimentary tour for every 10 paying tours
- Breakfast and dinner daily (lunches when requested)
- All admissions to the attractions
- A professional tour director aboard each coach for the entire tour
- Local licensed guides for sightseeing in cities that require a licensed guide
- Customized itinerary planning based on your students’ specific needs
- Flexible payment plans
Some of the most popular tours that our local schools select each year are featured on this website, but please note we can develop a tour to any destination in North America and Europe. Below you will find samples of the most popular itineraries chosen by teachers throughout the Metropolitan area. Feel free to combine tours, or ask for a specific cultural or historical experience.
EXTENDED TOURS WASHINGTON D.C.
Washington DC – 2 Days
Let One If By Land Tours customize your class visit to our nation’s capital. The standard tour includes a tour of the monuments/ memorials (illuminated tour after dinner), changing of the guard at the Tomb of the Unknowns, a self-guided visit to the Smithsonian Museum of your choice, a guided tour of the US Capitol or the Supreme Court (pending availability). Options include the Newseum, IMAX film, International Spy Museum, the US Postal Museum, DJ dinner cruise, dinner theater, Madame Tussauds, an amusement park, and the National Museum of Crime and Punishment. Overnight accommodations are at hotels with inside access rooms. A dinner buffer or theme restaurant is included. Deluxe continental breakfast at the hotel is included.
Washington, DC – 3 Day
Includes all of the features of the 2-Day tour plus a guided tour of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the National Cathedral, or a visit to Mt Vernon. Four meals are provided including a theme restaurant such as Hard Rock Café or Buca di Beppo.
Washington DC/ Kings Dominion- 3 Day
Choose from the highlights of Washington DC tour, and then add a day trip to the Richmond area where students experience first class excitement and entertainment at King’s Dominion Amusement Park. You may return to Washington DC for dinner, have a catered picnic in the park or eat at the local buffet.
EXTENDED TOURS MASSACHUSETTS
Boston/ Salem -2 Days
Our extended tour to Boston now includes the Boston Duck Tour as a standard feature. Your driver/tour guide will narrate the highlights of the Freedom Trail and other Boston favorites on land and then by sea. Other Boston attractions include Quincy Market, the New England Aquarium or the Museum of Science. On the second day we visit the Salem Witch Museum, and the House of the Seven Gables. Extend your Salem visit to include the Witch Dungeon or Wax Museum. You can also return to Boston to visit, “Old Ironsides” – The USS Constitution. The hilarious “Shear Madness”, Red Sox game, Blue Man Group, and dinner cruises are all options. Accommodations are generally North of Boston. Deluxe continental breakfast and dinner area are included. A visit to Plymouth or Lexington/ Concord can be substituted for Salem.
Boston – 3 Days
Combine all of the features of the 2 day tour with a choice of Lexington/ Concord, Lowell, or a visit to Plymouth including Plymouth Rock, the Mayflower II, and Plymouth Plantation. Six Flags New England and the Basketball Hall of Fame are additional options. Two breakfasts and two dinners are included.
EXTENDED TOURS BALTIMORE
Baltimore -2 Days
Our overnight tour of the “Star Spangled” city focuses on the Inner Harbor area. The standard tour includes a visit to the National Aquarium or Maryland Science Center, a tour of Geppi’s Entertainment Museum, a guided tour of the Orioles Stadium at Camden Yards, a visit to Fort McHenry with a flag folding (when available). The African American highlights tour can be substituted for some of the attractions. Dinner theater or a baseball game, are options. Deluxe continental breakfast and dinner are included.
Baltimore/ Annapolis -2 Days
After visiting your favorite Baltimore attractions on the first day, enhance your visit to Baltimore with a short drive to Annapolis. Our guided tour of Annapolis includes the State House and US Naval Academy. After a lunch break at City Dock, we will climb aboard for a Chesapeake Bay Tour. Deluxe continental breakfast and dinner are included.
Baltimore/ Washington 3 –Days
Combine a two-day tour of our nation’s capital with a day at the “Star Spangled” city of attractions including The National Aquarium, Maryland Science Center, Great Blacks in Wax Museum, Fort McHenry, and the Museums at Camden Yards, or dinner theater, are always options.
EXTENDED TOURS NEW YORK STATE
Albany/ Howe Caverns – 2 Days
This popular tour combines two areas within one hour of each other. The visit to Albany includes a guided tour of the New York State Capitol Building, a workshop and visit to the New York State Museum, a guided tour of the Court of Appeals, and a tour of the USS Slater (battleship), or a ride on the Albany Aqua Ducks. Take the elevator down to Howe Caverns where you are on a geological journey. Board your boat as you cruise deep inside the caverns (water level permitting). Accommodations are at a hotel in Albany. Two meals are included.
Albany/ Cooperstown -2 Days
This tour includes your choice of the features of the Albany tour with a visit to Howe Caverns and Cooperstown. Included is admission to the Baseball Hall of Fame and the Farmer’s Museum. Accommodations may be at Oneonta, Albany or Cobleskill. Two meals are included.
EXTENDED TOURS WILLIAMSBURG
Williamsburg – 3 Days
Your tour of Williamsburg includes significant history from colonial to revolutionary times. Tour the Colonial Williamsburg restoration village with a guide specialist. (You may include a visit to the Governor’s Mansion at an additional charge). We turn the clock back to 1607 when we visit the Jamestown Settlement. The story of the people who founded Jamestown and of the Virginia Indians they encountered is told through film, gallery exhibits and live history. Fast forward to the American Revolutions when we tour the Yorktown Victory Center. America’s evolutions from colonial status to nationhood is chronicled through a unique blend of timeline, film, thematic exhibits and outdoor living history. Visits to the US Naval Base in Norfolk, or Busch Gardens may be included or substituted. Four meals are included.
Williamsburg/ Busch Gardens -3Days
This tour combines the history and beauty of Williamsburg with the excitement of Busch Gardens Amusement Park. You may select from Colonial Williamsburg, Jamestown, or Yorktown for the historical part of the tour.
Williamsburg/ Norfolk -3 Days
Visit to the Norfolk Naval Base, and the Nauticus Maritime Museum or Virginia Air & Space Museum complement your Colonial Williamsburg experience. A dinner cruise with a DJ is optional. Accommodations are either the Norfolk or Williamsburg area. Four meals are included.
EXTENDED TOURS PENNSYLVANIA
Philadelphia/ Lancaster -2 Days
The Philadelphia part of the tour includes Independence Hall, Liberty Bell, the National Constitution Center, the Franklin Institute Science Museum with Omnimax Film, or the National Liberty Museum. The Lancaster portion contrasts the “plain people” through a tour of the farmlands with a local attractions and multimedia show “Joseph’s Choice”. A deluxe continental breakfast and Amish family style dinner are included.
Lancaster -2 Days
This tour focuses on the lifestyles of the Amish people. “Jacob’s Choice” at the Amish Experience Theater begins your visit. Our local guide leads us on a tour of the farmlands and attractions including stops at the pretzel factory, candle barn, and a farmstead. A visit to a high-tech dairy farm, where the coach actually drives through the cow palace, offers a contrast of the old and new in Lancaster Accommodations are at a Lancaster hotel. Deluxe contiental breakfast and an Amish Feast dinner are included. An Amish wedding or a visit to a dinner theater is additional options. You may also step back in time to Landis Valley Museum with a living history exhibits in the 19th century Pennsylvania German crossroads village. The site includes historic buildings, and barns set on an over 100 acres of trees, gardens and working farms with animals whose lineage goes back centuries.
Lancaster/ Hershey -2 Days
This tour combines the guided tours of an Amish Farm and other area attractions and a full day’s rides, shows and fun at Hershey Park and Chocolate World. Accommodations are in Lancaster or Hershey. A deluxe contiental breakfast and Amish feast dinner is included. A 3-D IMAX presentation at Chocolate World is an option.
Lancaster/ Gettysburg -2 Days
This 2-day tour combines a tour of the Amish farmlands and local attractions) Amish homestead, pretzel factory, candle barn) of the Amish Country with the setting of the Civil War. “The Gettysburg AllStar Family Fun & Sports Center” is an excellent evening activity. Accommodations and meals are either in Lancaster or Gettysburg.
EXTENDED TOURS FLORIDA
Orlando Motorcoach – 8 Days*
Our Motorcoach journey to the Orlando area spends a night in each direction in North Carolina. Five nights are spent in the Orlando area. Choose from a smorgasbord of attractions such as Walt Disney Worlds Magic Kingdom, Epcot Center, Disney Studios, Universal Studios, Island of Adventure, and The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Sea World or Busch Gardens. Excursions to the Kennedy Space Center, Daytona USA, and Cocoa Beach are also available. Theme restaurants such as Hard Rock Café, Planet Hollywood are featured in the meal package. Meal vouchers can also be purchased for those who do not prefer organized meals. Evening dinner shows such as an Arabian Nights and Medieval Times may be added. Accommodations are at hotels within minutes of the local attractions or on the campus of Disney World. Seven dinners and seven breakfasts are included.* this tour may extend to 10 days.
Orlando Air Tour 4-6 Days
This tour included transfers, roundtrip air, hotel accommodations, choice of attractions at Disney World, Universal Studios, The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Sea World or Busch Gardens/ Itinerary options are the same as the motorcoach tour. Breakfast and dinner are included daily!
EXTENDED TOURS CANADA
Besides the historical and cultural experiences in a foreign country, American students can benefit from the favorable rate of exchange. You almost receive a free day on a three or four day tour.
Montreal – 3 Day (Passport Required)
A taste of modern Europe is only hours away by coach. Travel through New York State to a city with the faces – Old Montréal, New Montreal\ and Underground Montreal. Our local guide takes us to the famous basilicas and quaint sections of Montreal. Visits to Olympic Park complex, and one of the underground shopping centers complete the tour. Evening activities such as laser tag, roller-blading, or dinner theatre in season can be arranged to meet the needs of the group. (La Ronde Amusement Park, jet boat rides, canoeing, or whitewater trips, are available in season only.) Other options include IMAX film and a visit to ISCI (Science Center). Accommodations are at a hotel with an indoor pool.
Montreal/ Quebec -4 Days (Passport Required)
Combine all of the features of the 3 day Montreal tour plus the “old world” European charm of French Quebec. Our local guide in Quebec City conducts a tour of the walled city. The Parliament, Citadel, Terrace Dufferin and Place Royale are highlights of the tour. A visit and cable ride across Montgomery Falls is an exciting addition. Accommodations can be in Montreal 3 nights, or split between Montreal and Quebec City. Three breakfasts and 3 dinners are included.
Niagara Falls/ Toronto -4 Days
A visit to one of the “Seven Wonders of the World” is worth the ride. A boat ride on the Maid of the Mist (seasonal) is a must. Choose from attractions such as Spanish Aero Car, Journey Behind the Falls, IMAX Theatre, Jet Boat Rides, the “Flight of Angels” hot air balloon ride, and the locks at Welland Canal. A short ride to Toronto opens the door to one of the most exciting, modern cities in the world. Visits to CN Tower/Simulator Theatre, Rogers Center, Ontario Science Center, Hockey Hall of Fame, and Canada’s Wonderland Theme Park will be highlights of the tour. Don’t forget to see a Broadway musical at tremendous savings! Accommodations are at hotels with indoor pools. Six meals are included.