Saturday, October 5, 2019
Stars And Stripes Of The Big Apple
$269.00 Per Person
All Pricing And Included Features Are Based On A Minimum Of 30 Full Paying Passengers. Rates Are Subject To Change.
- Free parking with roundtrip motorcoach transportation
- Statue Cruises Ferry
- Meal Voucher
- Guided tour of Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island
- Donation to 9/11 Memorial Museum
- Local Guide Service
- All taxes and gratuities
- Services of a Discoveries Journey Manager
5:00AM: Motorcoach will depart from Lancaster, AC Moore store, at the Lancaster Shopping Center on the Oregon Pike/ Route 272 side of the store.
6:00AM: Motorcoach will depart from Harrisburg, AAA Central Penn office, 2301 Paxton Church Rd, upper lot behind the building; travel to New York with a rest stop en route.
Set sail on the Statue Cruises Ferry to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island for a guided tour with a licensed New York City tour guide. The views of the Statue from the water are breathtaking and reminiscent of what immigrants first saw entering New York Harbor. You will have free time for lunch. Meal voucher will be provided to purchase food from either the Crown Café or the Ellis Café. Our final ferry will take us to Manhattan for a guided walking tour of New York City en route to the National 9/11 Memorial. After you have had time to reflect at the Memorial, enter the Memorial Museum for a selfguided tour; examine authentic artifacts to understand what happened on 9/11, how people responded in the aftermath of the attacks, and the history and rebuilding of the World Trade Center.
6:30PM: Depart New York for return to Central PA with a fast food dinner stop en route.
10:30PM: Anticipated arrival time back in Harrisburg.
11:30PM: Anticipated arrival time back in Lancaster.
Itinerary is subject to change at anytime without notification and/or compensation.
Saturday, October 5, 2019
Tour Activity Level: 2
This tour requires average physical activity. You should be in good health, able to climb stairs and walk reasonable distances, possibly over uneven ground and cobblestoned streets.
Full payment of $269 per person is due to AAA with this registration to confirm your reservation. Solo Travelers Rewards Club maximum voucher redemption: $20
Day of payment to day of departure: No refunds
For your protection AAA recommends travel insurance. Pre-existing medical conditions may be waived with proper coverage if travel insurance is purchased within 14 days of initial deposit only. Other conditions may apply; ask your travel agent. AAA recommends Allianz.
Temperatures for New York in October average in the 60s. Casual clothes and comfortable walking shoes are recommended; be prepared for potential inclement weather.
For personal comfort, group participants who need assistance are required to have a traveling companion who is capable of and totally responsible for providing the needed assistance.
Security - Visitors to Liberty State Park are required to submit to airport style security screening before boarding vessels departing from Battery Park and Liberty State Park. Visitors to the Monument undergo additional security screening. All persons and property are subject to search on Liberty Island. All items considered inappropriate or prohibited will be confiscated and retained by the United States Park Police. Large bags are not allowed on Liberty Island or Ellis Island. There are no locker facilities at the New York and New Jersey embarkation points. Backpacks, strollers and large umbrel¬las are not permitted in the Monument. Food (even unopened) and drinks (including water) are not allowed inside the Statue of Liberty. All weapons are prohibited, including: Firearms, explosives or flammables, knives or sharp objects (including tools), pepper spray and mace. Security is managed by the United States Park Police.
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