USA - the land of glorious history, amazing possibilities and world's greatest cities. For all you 'young at heart' seniors, a journey that will let you enjoy & explore the dream city of New York, the charming capital of Washington D.C, historical Philadelphia and breath-taking Niagara Falls
Senior’s Special USA East Coast Tour Mumbai to Mumbai) guests will report at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport-respective airline terminal, four hours prior to the scheduled flight departure time.
After collecting the snacks hamper from Veena World Airport Representative and completing check in formalities, guests along with Veena World Tour Manager will travel to Washington DC – The Capital city of world’s No. 1 Superpower nation.
Joining & Leaving (J&L) Tour guests will directly join at Washington DC Airport as per the scheduled group flight arrival time. J&L Tour guests who have already reached America can meet the scheduled group as per the guidelines given by Veena World Tour Manager.
Upon arrival, Veena World Tour Manager will guide all guests for airport formalities and proceed to the city. We visit Smithsonian Air and Space Museum with its twenty-three galleries exhibiting hundreds of aircraft, spacecraft, missiles, rockets, Wright brother’s first flight and you have an opportunity to touch the Moon Rock – Presented by Apollo 11, 1969 Crew along with Mr Neil Armstrong – The first person to walk on the Moon.
In the evening, all Veena World Tour guests will have a short Meet & Greet session.
Today we explore Washington DC, we see Capitol Hill, take a photo stop at the backdrop of White House – official residence of the president of the United States of America. Later we visit Lincoln Memorial – built to honour the 16th president of the United States, Abraham Lincoln. It is also an important symbol of the American Civil Rights Movement and Martin Luther King Jr’s famous speech ‘I have a Dream’ then we pass by Washington Monument - The Obelisk and Pentagon Building - world’s largest office building known as the symbol of the US military and the headquarter of US Department of Defence. Then we proceed to Philadelphia. Upon arrival, we see Philadelphia City Hall, Independence Hall and Liberty Bell building. In the evening, we drive on the famous Benjamin Franklin Parkway – a scenic boulevard known as Champs-Élysées of Philadelphia. It also has an international flavour by being lined with flags of countries from around the world. It’s fun to spot our Indian national flag.
Today we proceed to Niagara Falls – Natural Wonder of the World and a dream of every person on the Earth to visit it. En-route we visit Hershey’s Chocolate World – One of the largest manufactures of chocolate in the world. Enjoy Hershey’s Chocolate Tour and buy famous Hershey’s Kisses and other popular chocolates.
Today we explore famous Niagara Falls, we visit the Goat Island and get really close to the falls by visiting Cave of the Winds – a natural cave behind Bridal Veil Falls at the Niagara Falls. Later, we enjoy 'Maid of the Mist' boat ride and get an opportunity to see the three falls – Horseshoe Falls, American Falls and Bridal Veil Falls. In the afternoon, we visit the architectural wonder - Prospect Point Observation Tower to get an unobstructed panoramic view of the Niagara Falls. Later we enjoy shopping at Fashion Outlet Mall in Niagara. In the evening witness the illumination where Niagara Falls is transformed into an incredible, multi-coloured water and light masterpiece.
Today we proceed to New York – the most loved city as well as major commercial, financial and cultural centre of the world, also known as Big Apple. En-route we visit Corning Museum of Glass – the museum's Glass Collection showcases more than 35 centuries of glass artistry and modern installations made by international artists, also known for the Gorilla Glass – the ultra-thin layer that Steve Jobs picked to shield the I phone in 2007. Here we see The Hot Glass Show which demonstrates the process of glass making.
Today we take a ferry ride to Liberty Island and visit the Statue of Liberty – a colossal neoclassical sculpture on Liberty Island in New York Harbour. This copper statue was a gift of friendship from the people of France to the people of the United States. It is recognized as a universal symbol of freedom and democracy. This statue was designed by French sculptor Frédéric Bartholdi and its metal framework by Gustave Eiffel. Later we explore New York City, we visit Charging Bull – Symbol of the American Stock Market, Brooklyn Bridge – a suspension bridge on East River connecting Manhattan and Brooklyn in New York and Rockefeller centre – a national historic landmark in the heart of Midtown Manhattan. Then we see Wall Street – an eight-block-long street with banks and securities traders that drive the American financial system and pass by Manhattan Bridge, Trump Tower and United Nations Headquarters. In the evening, we take a stroll around Times Square – A Major commercial intersection, tourist destination and a hub of Broadway theatres in the Midtown Manhattan known for its big, bright, unforgettable arena with flashing neon lights and giant digital billboards.
Kings and Queens, get ready to add more fun to your tour. Enjoy Dinner & Dance Party in the evening!
Today we visit the Observatory deck of One World Trade Center – the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere that gives panoramic views of New York City and see National September 11 Memorial – a national tribute to honour the lives lost in September 11, 2001 attacks on Twin Towers and visit Central Park – a welcome oasis in this hectic city, a largest and most visited park in United States that boasts several lakes, theatres, fountains and many more facilities.
In the evening we proceed to the Airport.
It’s time now to say goodbye!
Senior’s Special USA East Coast Tour (Mumbai to Mumbai) guests will proceed to New York Airport as per the scheduled group flight departure time. After completing airport formalities, Senior’s Special USA East Coast Tour guests will travel back to Mumbai with Veena World Tour Manager.
Joining & Leaving (J&L) Tour guests can be dropped at New York Airport along with scheduled group or they can have their own arrangements made for the return journey back home.
Senior’s Special USA East Coast Tour concludes with mixed feelings! Happy to have made so many good friends, visited beautiful places and collected joyful memories to be cherished for a lifetime. We leave with a heavy heart as the golden days of the Tour come to an end.
Let’s stay in touch with each other through email, phone, WhatsApp, Facebook, Instagram and meet again on more such wonderful tours.
Veena World wishes all Senior’s Special Tour guests a very happy, healthy and wonderful life ahead.