Taking a 5 day tour is an incredible adventure that starts in New York and will take you to some of the most beautiful places on the East Coast of North America, some of the places you will visit are Niagara Falls, Toronto, a dream place like 1000 Islands, quite historic cities like Philadelphia and Washington DC.
This great tour is a mixture between urban and nature, between history and modernity, a tour where you will visit dozens of emblematic places, beautiful buildings, you will see the differences that exist in each city, this tour will leave you very good memories, a trip that will allow you to live a great experience.
To learn more about this tour, below we show you the day by day itinerary of the cities you are going to visit.
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Day 1: Departing New York to Niagara Falls
The adventure begins from New York, the first two stops of this 5-day tour will be Finger Lakes and Niagara Falls. Leaving the Big Apple, while the big city is lagging the road, you will see some breathtaking landscapes, among them you will appreciate the skyline of Manhattan.
Before visiting Niagara Falls, you will visit Finger Lakes, where you will see the beautiful Delaware Lagoon located in Watkins Glen State Park. After being in the Finger Lakes region and walking the beautiful waterfalls of Watkins Glen, it’s time to visit one of the world’s most beautiful wonders, Niagara Falls.
After passing through Lake Seneca you will arrive at Niagara Falls, once in the falls you can appreciate the strength of its waters aboard the Maid of the Mist. At night you’ll see a wonderful light show that illuminates Niagara Falls.
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Day 2 – Niagara Falls to Toronto and 1000 Islands
The tour continues, begins the day with a magnificent view of Horseshoe Falls, after seeing this beautiful landscape, you will go to visit a very picturesque town, you will go to Niagara on The Lake, there you will walk its picturesque streets and enjoy beautiful landscapes.
After having visited Niagara On the Lake, you will visit one of the most incredible cities, you will arrive in Toronto, the financial capital of Canada. There, in Toronto you will go to emblematic places, among them, the City Hall, the HTO Park, the Hockey Hall of Fame, Brookfield Place and the wonderful historical district The Distillery, one of the most vibrant places in Toronto.
At the end of the afternoon, you will leave Toronto for Lake Ontario, where you will witness one of Canada’s most amazing natural wonders, the famous 1000 Islands.
Day 3: Visiting the 1000 Islands and back to New York
Day 3 of the excursion begins with a cruise through the beautiful 1000 Islands, there you will travel to the St. Laurence River, a river that was crossed by the famous French explorer Jacques Cartier. There in the 1000 Islands, you will see incredible places like Boldt Castle, Heart Island among other famous islands.
After sailing the St. Laurence River and taking amazing pictures, it’s time to return to New York, but before you get to the Big Apple you can visit two wonderful cities like Philadelphia and Washington DC.
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Day 4: Visiting Philadelphia and Washington DC
Visiting Philadelphia, The City of Fraternal Love, is an incredible experience, there you will visit amazing places such as the Liberty Bell, Constitution Square, Elfreth’s Alley the oldest residential street in the United States, tour the Financial District, visit the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. To visit the City of Fraternal Love is to know one of the most historical cities of the United States, in addition, Philadelphia is a city with a wide cultural offer that you will love.
Furthermore, visiting Philadelphia gives you the opportunity to go to Lancaster County, home to one of the largest Amish communities in the United States. Once in Lancaster County, you can visit the Amish Market and enjoy the beautiful scenery while aboard an authentic Amish Carriage. After visiting Philadelphia and its surroundings, at the end of the day, you will begin your journey to Washington DC.
Day 5: From Washington DC back to New York
The end of this 5 day tour of Niagara Falls, Toronto, 1000 Islands, Philadelphia, the Amish County begins in the capital of the United States, starts in the fantastic Washington DC, there you will visit symbolic places such as the Arlington Cemetery, Reflecting Pool, Thomas Jefferson Monument, the tomb of the Kennedy Family, Iwo Jima Memorial, United States Capitol and many other emblems of the city.
Then, after visiting several historical places and emblems of the city, you will go to visit the Air and Space Museum, there you will see hundreds of aerospace objects, as well as magnificent airplanes. The Air and Space Museum is the best place to end this wonderful 5-day tour of Niagara Falls, Toronto, 1000 Islands, Philadelphia, the Amish Country & Washington DC.