Two Days to Philadelphia, Washington DC and Amish Country

Duration: 2 days (Philadelphia-Washington-Amish Country)

Departs: every Wednesday and Saturday (January to December)


Excursion Code Single Double

Per person
3rd Person Child

Age 2-14, sharing with 2 adults
DC2 $395 $330 $320 $300

Day 1: Wednesday
Depart from New York City through New Jersey in to Pennsylvania, the city of brotherly love. Arriving in the historic area of Philadelphia we visit the famous Liberty Bell, one of the symbols of freedom in America, Constitution square and Congress Hall. Stroll Elfreth’s alley the oldest continuously inhabited street in America.

We will continue on a panoramic tour of Philadelphia that includes the Financial district, Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Historic Philadelphia and more. When we depart from Philadelphia we will get to see the famous “Rocky Steps” and then continue to Lancaster county home of the Amish people. 
After a break for lunch at the Amish marketplace we embark on an authentic Amish Buggy ride through the Amish farm country and learn how they live without the benefit of modern technology, no electricity, running water, telephone service, or appliances. After the ride we visit the Amish marketplace where we can shop for handmade arts crafts and products. Then we depart then for Washington DC where we will be staying overnight.

Day 2: Thursday
We will begin our day with a visit to Lincoln, Washington, Korean and Vietnam Memorials. Continuing to the Arlington National Cemetery to see the changing of the guards and the Kennedy family gravesite. We will visit the Mint and learn how the US tries to keep the US Dollar safe from counterfeiters, from there continue to the Air and Space Museum before visiting the Capitol, Senate and White House to understand the core of the US government. In the late afternoon we depart east for an evening arrival in New York City.

Excursion includes:

• 1 night hotel including Continental Breakfast.
• Air conditioned Bus or Van.
• Professional Tour Guide
• Sightseeing in Philadelphia & Washington DC
• Amish buggy ride

**No meals included with the excursion.

Meeting Point

Gray Line Visitor Center - 777 8th Avenue (between 47th & 48th)

All tours depart at:

Excursion does not include hotel pick-ups.