1st Day: We will be heading up through Virginia into West Virginia, on our way to two overlooks that give spectacular and breathtaking views of the wild New River and the New River Gorge Bridge, a four-lane steel arch bridge which is the longest in the world. It is the highest span east of the Mississippi River and the third highest in the United States. After our visit, we will continue on our way to Mars, PA - our home for the evening.
2nd Day: Have breakfast and depart the hotel. Prior to crossing the border, we will visit Niagara Falls, USA to get a view of the falls on the American side. After our visit, we will cross the border into Canada and continue on to Niagara Falls, Ontario where we will check into our home for the next two nights. This evening we will go to the Falls, where you can enjoy a breathtaking nighttime view of the Falls, with the beautiful colored lights. (CB)
3rd Day: This morning we will have a guided tour of the Niagara Falls area. Some of the sights you will see are the Canadian and American Falls, Floral Clock, Horticultural Gardens, Welland Shipping Canal, and much more. The afternoon is free for your enjoyment. Optional attractions you may choose to visit are: Hornblower Niagara Cruise; Journey Behind the Falls; Niagara Spanish Aero Car (ride over the Whirlpool); Niagara Falls Incline Railway; and more. Casino Niagara and Fallsview Casino are also available for those who might like to try their luck. This evening we will visit the Skylon Tower. Enjoy the ultimate in buffet-style dining, in the Summit Suite Dining Room. Admission to the Observation Deck is also included. From the moment you hop aboard one of the “yellow bug” elevators, and glide smoothly to the top, you will agree that Skylon is the only way to experience the majesty of Niagara Falls. When you reach the Observation Deck, 775 feet above the falls, the awe-inspiring panoramic view will take your breath away. Enjoy spectacular views of the Falls, the Great Gorge, Niagara wine district and the city skylines of Buffalo, New York and Toronto. (CB, D)
4th Day: Today you will be free to enjoy Niagara Falls on your own. We will take you to the Victoria Park Complex, which is walking distance to most of the attractions. You may also use the WEGO Niagara Falls public transportation system to get to other points of interest. This state-of-the-art bus system connects accommodations and tourism attractions throughout the city of Niagara Falls and Niagara Parks. Optional attractions you may choose to visit are: Hornblower Niagara Cruise; Journey Behind the Falls; Niagara Spanish Aero Car (ride over the Whirlpool); Niagara Falls Incline Railway; Skylon Tower and more. Casino Niagara and Fallsview Casino are also available for those who might like to try their luck. The day is yours to spend as you wish. Tonight, if there is a fireworks display, we will return to the Falls to see it. (CB)
5th Day: This morning we will have a bit more free time to enjoy the Niagara Falls area before departing for Washington, Pennsylvania - a suburb of Pittsburgh, PA - and our home for the evening. After checking in to the hotel, you will be free to visit the nearby Tanger Outlets - or try your luck at the Hollywood Casino. (CB)
6th Day: After breakfast we head home, arriving approximately 5:00 PM. (CB)
Special Notice: Balance due 30 days prior to departure. Cancellation within 30 days of departure will result in payment forfeiture.
Passport is required on this tour!
Deluxe motorcoach transportation; (5) nights lodging; (5) continental breakfasts; (1) dinner, New River Gorge; guided tour of Niagara Falls; the Observation Deck at the Skylon Tower; and baggage handling.