DESTINATION : USA Coast To Coast

USA Coast To Coast

New York, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Washington D.C, Harrisburg, Hershey, Corning,Niagara, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Yosemite & San Francisco


No. of Days : 13 days


Tour Code : USCC


Day 1:
ARRIVE NEW YORK
Arrive at JFK Airport (preferred time of arrival between 08:00 hrs to 16:00 hrs). On arrival meet our representative who will assist you with your transfers to your hotel (check-in at hotel available from 15:00 hrs). Experience a world-class New York Hotel located in the Fashionable area of midtown Manhattan skyline. Up until 19:00 hrs use this time to relax; at 19:00 hrs meet your tour manager at the hotel lobby. Enjoy a buffet Indian dinner at a restaurant which is walking distance. Later enjoy free time at Times Square.

Hotel: Grand Hyatt or similar : Dinner

Note:Please note that the hotel may take your Credit card at the time of check in towards incidentals. The hold on the card will be released once the guests check out if no charges are incurred.

Day 2:
NEW YORK
Depart from the hotel for breakfast at an American restaurant, later proceed for a photo stop by the iconic bull at Wall Street followed by a ferry ride to Battery Park where the world-famous Statue of Liberty lies ground access is included (entrance to Crown & Pedestal is not included). Later visit the One World Trade Centre also known as the "Freedom Tower" which is the tallest building in the western hemisphere a symbol of strength & solidarity. We will have a photo stop at Ground Zero (entrance to 9/11 memorial is not included). You will also have a photo stop at the Rockefeller centre, a national historic monument: comprising of 19 high rise commercial buildings. Enjoy free time for souvenir shopping. In the evening proceed for an Indian dinner. Then enjoy an illumination tour of Manhattan conducted in an open double-decker bus.

Hotel: Grand Hyatt or similar : Breakfast & Dinner

Day 3:
NEW YORK - PHILADELPHIA - WASHINGTON D.C.
Drive to Philadelphia; on arrival enjoy an entertaining tour of the largest city in Pennsylvania state with a guide. Then depart for Washington DC, stop at DC’s latest happening waterfront destination with shopping, restaurants and DC’s latest attraction – The Sky Wheel. This stately Observation wheel takes the riders as high as 180 Ft above the river, giving a wonderful bird’s eye view of Potomac River. Drive to the outskirts of DC to check into your hotel after dinner.

Hotel: Marriott Tysons Corner or similar : Breakfast & Dinner

Day 4:
WASHINGTON D.C. CITY TOUR - HARRISBURG
Proceed for a city tour of DC with your local guide, covering all the major landmarks. Learn about the history and trivia that surrounds Washington. Later visit the famous National Air and Space Museum of the Smithsonian Institution that holds the largest collection of historic aircraft and spacecraft in the world. You will also visit the museum of Natural History. Later divulge in some retail therapy at Tanger outlet mall offering a lot of designer brand labels. In the evening enjoy an Indian dinner before arriving at the hotel.

Hotel: Best Western Premier or similar : Breakfast & Dinner

Day 5:
PENNSYLVANIA - HARRISBURG - CORNING
After breakfast proceed for the Pennsylvania Capitol tour (if open). The Pennsylvania State Capitol is the seat of government for the U.S. state of Pennsylvania and is in downtown Harrisburg. After an inside peek at the political hub of the state, enjoy a tour of the world-famous Hershey’s Chocolate World. Later drive to Corning to check out the World’s most comprehensive Glass collection at Corning Museum of Glass. Drive to Niagara on route stop for dinner at an Indian restaurant. On arrival view, the falls at night - this illumination includes a range of colours that alternate throughout the evening and shine over all of Niagara Falls.

Hotel: Sheraton At The Falls or similar : Breakfast & Dinner

Day 6:
NIAGARA
Depart to view The Niagara Falls IMAX® Theatre which takes you on a ride over the Niagara Falls. Later embark on an unforgettable elevator ride 175 feet below to the "Cave of the Winds" to feel the power of the falls first hand. Then board the boat ride aboard the world-famous Maid of the Mist (subject to operation). The boat lets you get up close & personal view of the Horseshoe Falls, known as the "bridal veil". Please note no vehicle will be provided today as everything is walking distance. Evening at your own leisure.

Hotel: Sheraton At The Falls or similar : Breakfast & Dinner

Day 7:
NIAGARA - LAS VEGAS
After breakfast, your driver will pick you up from the hotel depending on your return flight. Check out time is at 11:00 hrs. Note that packed breakfast is not available for passengers taking an early morning flight. Return flight should be from Buffalo Airport (airport code: BUF). Arrive at Las Vegas Airport (Airport code: LAS) (preferred time of arrival between 08:00 hrs to 16:00 hrs). On arrival meet our representative at baggage claim area who will assist you with your transfers to your hotel. Up until 18:00 hrs use this time to relax; at 18:00 hrs meet your tour manager at the hotel lobby. Depart for an Indian dinner which is walking distance from the hotel; after, explore the bright lights of the famous Las Vegas strip in a limousine where you will have an unobstructed view of the Vegas glitz and glamour. Later visit Fremont Street, this stop will wow you with 12 million LEDs flashing under a four-block-long canopy.

Hotel: Las Vegas or Harrah’s : Breakfast & Dinner

Note:Please note that the hotel may take your Credit card at the time of check in towards Incidentals. The hold on the card will be released once the guests check out if no charges are incurred.

Day 8:
LAS VEGAS OR OPTIONAL GRAND CANYON
The day is yours to explore the original 'Sin City'. Stroll down the 'Strip', with its outrageous themed hotels or relax by the poolside. A walk along the 'Strip' offers many free attractions such as the breath-taking show of musical fountains at the Bellagio Hotel and the erupting volcano at the Mirage. Away from Las Vegas, we recommend the magnificent Grand Canyon (not included). The Grand Canyon is one of the natural wonders of the world and is visited by millions of people every year. Passengers opting for the Grand Canyon will be given packed breakfast. Passengers opting to stay back will be given $20 towards breakfast. Later, depart for an Indian dinner.

Hotel: Paris Las Vegas or Harrah’s : Breakfast & Dinner

Day 9:
VEGAS - LOS ANGELES
Drive to Los Angeles known as the City of Angels. En route stop at an outlet to shop at your favourite brands. Upon arrival at LA visit the OUE Skyspace and experience a 360-degree view of the city. Later, proceed for a city tour of Los Angeles with an experienced local tour guide. Drive through the busy streets of Avenue of Stars, Dolby theatre and Rodeo drive. Take a picture of the famous Hollywood sign from one of the vantage points. Later enjoy an Indian dinner before checking in for your hotel.

Hotel: Hilton Glendale or similar : Breakfast & Dinner

Day 10:
HALF-DAY UNIVERSAL STUDIOS™ - LOS ANGELES
In the morning we visit Universal Studios™ and go behind the scenes on the legendary studio tour to explore Hollywood's most famous working movie studio. Experience the Jurassic Park Ride® where you will come face-to-face with a 50-foot t-rex before taking a treacherous 84-foot death-defying raft plunge. You will have the opportunity to visit many more rides and attractions. At approximately 15:00 hrs depart for dinner and overnight stay in Bakersfield.

Hotel: Hampton Inn & Suites or similar : Breakfast & Dinner

Day 11:
BAKERSFIELD - YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK - SAN MATEO
Today after breakfast, you will drive from Bakersfield to Yosemite National park (5 hours drive approximately). Yosemite is internationally recognized for its granite cliffs, waterfalls, clear streams, Sequoia groves, lakes, mountains, meadows, and glaciers. Marvel at the breathtaking beauty and learn about the history, wildlife and geology of Yosemite Valley’s most famous sights. Take in the majesty and Reignite your passion photography Sit back, relax and discover Yosemite National Park’s incredible scenery and hidden secrets. From here drive to San Mateo (approximately 4 ½ hours) to check into your hotel. Enjoy buffet dinner at Indian restaurant en-route.

Hotel: Marriot San Mateo or similar : Breakfast & Dinner

Day 12:
SAN FRANCISCO
Enjoy a full-day tour of San Francisco. Begin by taking a cruise along the bay which offers spectacular views of the skyline, Alcatraz, Golden Gate bridge & Bay Bridge. Later, enjoy a 3-D movie that combines motion seats, live-action and computer-generated imagery to simulate flight, and in-theatre special effects to create a sweeping experience for all your senses. Enjoy a city covering major highlights of the city - San Francisco's Twin Peaks are two prominent hills near the centre of the city. Each one stands at about 922 feet tall, and they offer amazing views of the Bay Area all the way down to the water. Enjoy a wonderful ride aboard Cable car (the world’s last manually operated Cable car system - if operational).

Hotel: Marriot San Mateo or similar : Breakfast & Dinner

Day 13:
END OF TOUR
Today after breakfast, checkout from the hotel (check out time is 11:00 hrs). The hotel offers a complimentary shuttle to the airport. Please check with the front desk regarding shuttle timings. If you have any early flight and no shuttle is operational, please take a cab on own. Return flight must be from San Francisco Airport (Airport code: SFO). Breakfast Note:On occasions, due to large events, traffic, logistics and availability of reservations, it may be necessary to change the above itinerary. However all aspects of the itinerary will be covered. Check-in times for all hotel is at 15:00 hours. A representative will meet you at the baggage claim area with a placard. Meet and greet is not provided for passengers arriving a night before the tour. NOTE: This tour is operated in association with our Local Tour Operator / Partner. Your co-passengers on this tour may / may not be booked by Star Tours.


Price Includes
  • All hotels as mentioned in the itinerary .
  • Airport transfers on private basis (from JFK, BUF and LAS). Departure on Day 13 from will be via hotel shuttle in SFO..
  • 12 dinners at Indian Restaurant (choice of veg, non-veg and jain).
  • 12 American buffet breakfast (if not opting for Grand Canyon then 11 breakfast and 1 packed breakfast or $ 20 refund).
  • Services of a Tour Director (will meet at 6 pm on day 1 in the hotel lobby and be with the group till end of day 6). Tour Director for the West Coast portion of the tour will meet at the hotel on day 7 at 6 pm.
  • Price DOES NOT Includes
  • Tips or personal expense. Drinks of any kind.
  • International or domestic flights .
  • $24 mandatory tip per person to be given to the tour director .
  • Visas.
  • Porterage .
  • Lunches .
  • Any other items not mentioned in this itinerary .
  • Travel insurance .
  • EARLY BIRD OFFER
  • Book 6 weeks in advance and get £60 OFF per adult and child.
  • Tour Highlights

    NEW YORK
  • Statue of Liberty.
  • Wall St Bull.
  • Freedom Tower.
  • Visit to Apple Store.
  • Double Decker City Tour of NY (Guided).
  • Free time at Times Square.
  • Ferry ride to Battery Park .
  • Photo-stop at Ground Zero.
  • Corning Museum of Glass.
  • PENNSYLVANIA
  • City Tour of Philadelphia (Guided).
  • WASHINGTON D.C.
  • Capital Wheel at National Harbor
  • Air & Space Museum
  • City Tour of Washington D.C.
  • PENNSYLVANIA
  • Hershey’s Chocolate Worl.
  • Pennsylvania State Capitol (if open) Guided.
  • Tanger Outlet Shopping.
  • NIAGRA
  • Illumination Of Fall.
  • Imax Movie in Niagar.
  • Cave Of The Winds.
  • Maid Of The Mist.
  • LAS VEGAS
  • Limo ride in Las Vegas.
  • Free day to explor.
  • LOS ANGELES
  • Ontario Mills Outlet.
  • Oue Skyspac.
  • City tour of Los Angeles.
  • Universal Studios (10 am to 3 pm.
  • YOSEMITE
  • Visit the National Par.
  • SAN FRANCISCO
  • Bay cruise.
  • City tour of San Francisco.
  • Free time at fisherman’s wharf (depending on available time).
  • Cable Car (if operational.
  • Flyer San Francisco.

  • Departure Dates & Prices
    DEPARTURE DATES 3 ADULTS Sharing 2 ADULTS Sharing CHILD(2-11 Years)
    Apr – 16, 23, 30 £2,240 £2,400 £1,650
    May – 07, 14, 21, 28 £2,240 £2,400 £1,650
    Jun – 04, 11, 18, 25 £2,240 £2,400 £1,650
    Jul – 02, 09, 16, 23, 30 £2,240 £2,400 £1,650
    Aug – 06, 13, 20, 27 £2,240 £2,400 £1,650
    Sep – 03, 10, 17, 24 £2,240 £2,400 £1,650
    Oct – 01, 08, 15, 22, 29 £2,240 £2,400 £2,400
    Nov – 05 £2,240 £2,400 £2,400

    * £ - GBP

  • Price per person based on 2/3 adults sharing a room.
  • Child 2 - 11 years must share a room with 2/3 adults.
  • Infants 0 - 23 months price is £250 for a seat in coach only.
  • Max occupancy per room is 3 person (excluding infants).
  • Single supplement will be an additional £750.