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NUBNG - Historic American Cities by Rail

Step back in time at the historic sites of the American Eastern Seaboard on a weeklong tour by rail. Stroll the cobblestoned streets of colonial Boston, and take in landmarks of New York City and the serene marble monuments and vast green spaces of Washington, DC (with a visit to the more-than-a-century-old headquarters of National Geographic). This trip is just the ticket for history buffs.

Inclusions

National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: The Freedom Trail, Boston National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: NYC Photo Walk, New York National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: National Geographic Headquarters, Washington D
C
Visit the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall
Evening walk along the Washington Mall
All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
Tour Provider G Adventures
Number of Days
8
Price From
AUD $2,624
Start Location
Boston, United States
End Location
Washington D.C., United States
Age Range
Min :12
Group Size
1 to 16
Tour Style
Comfort
Tour Themes
Discovery, Small Group
Physical Rating
Easy to Moderate
Tour departure dates
StartEndAvailabilityPrice
23 Jun 201830 Jun 2018Fully BookedAUD $2,624 
30 Jun 201807 Jul 20185AUD $3,249
07 Jul 201814 Jul 2018Fully BookedAUD $2,624 
14 Jul 201821 Jul 2018Fully BookedAUD $2,624 
21 Jul 201828 Jul 2018Fully BookedAUD $2,624 
28 Jul 201804 Aug 20184AUD $2,624
04 Aug 201811 Aug 2018Fully BookedAUD $2,624 
11 Aug 201818 Aug 201813AUD $2,799
18 Aug 201825 Aug 2018Fully BookedAUD $2,624 
25 Aug 201801 Sep 2018Fully BookedAUD $2,624 
01 Sep 201808 Sep 2018Fully BookedAUD $2,624 
08 Sep 201815 Sep 201816AUD $3,499
15 Sep 201822 Sep 2018Fully BookedAUD $2,624 
06 Oct 201813 Oct 201815AUD $3,249
13 Oct 201820 Oct 2018Fully BookedAUD $2,624 
13 Apr 201920 Apr 2019Fully BookedAUD $2,624 
20 Apr 201927 Apr 201916AUD $3,249
25 May 201901 Jun 201916AUD $3,249
29 Jun 201906 Jul 201916AUD $3,249
13 Jul 201920 Jul 201916AUD $3,499
27 Jul 201903 Aug 201916AUD $3,499
03 Aug 201910 Aug 201916AUD $3,499
10 Aug 201917 Aug 2019Fully BookedAUD $2,624 
24 Aug 201931 Aug 201916AUD $3,499
07 Sep 201914 Sep 201916AUD $3,499
05 Oct 201912 Oct 201916AUD $3,249
09 Nov 201916 Nov 2019Fully BookedAUD $2,624 
16 Nov 201923 Nov 201916AUD $3,249
21 Dec 201928 Dec 201916AUD $3,249
Itinerary
Day 1 - Boston
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 - Boston
With a local history expert, walk the Freedom Trail, showcasing some of the most historically significant sites that shaped a Nation and learn about the beginnings of the American Revolution, as it began in Boston. This afternoon is free to explore the city, opt to visit Boston Common, Faneuil Hall or try and catch a Red Sox game.
Day 3 - Boston/New York
Catch the train to New York City. This afternoon, enjoy a photo-walk with a local photographer through the trendy Bushwick neighborhood. With vibrant street art, a German beer history and a melting pot of culture, we'll have numerous opportunities for some great shots. We also will visit a few local shops for tastings and samples.
Day 4 - New York
Enjoy a full free day (and night) to explore the city that never sleeps. Opt to stroll Times square or Central Park, catch a show, visit museums, the Statue of Liberty, Empire State building or the 9/11 Memorial.
Day 5 - New York/Philadelphia
Catch our train and continue on to Philadelphia, the City of Brotherly Love. Visit some of the American Revolutionary sites including the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall where the Declaration of Independence and Constitution were signed.
Day 6 - Philadelphia/Washington D.C.
Continue by train to the capital, Washington DC. This evening, enjoy a walk with our CEO along the National Mall with the opportunity to view its iconic monuments and memorials including the Lincoln Memorial and reflecting pool, Vietnam Veterans, Korean War and WWII memorials.
Day 7 - Washington D.C.
This morning, we visit the National Geographic headquarters for a behind the scenes tour to learn about the history of the society, its explorers past and present and what the future holds as they continue their pursuit of exploration, education and story telling to change the world. The afternoon is free to explore, opt to visit the many free museums, parks or take a stroll past the White House.
Day 8 - Washington D.C.
Depart at any time.