Historic Trails of the East

13 Day Guided Tour from New York to Atlanta with Scenic

Book online and enjoy exclusive savings on Scenic's 13 Day Historic Trails of the East. There's nothing like a journey through history to give you a fresh perspective on the here and now. If you're looking to gain a greater understanding of this important region, here's an itinerary that will help you to make huge inro...read more

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4.5 - 5 Star
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1 New York City
Your wonderful journey begins with a two night stay at the Renaissance New York Times Square Hotel, right in the heart of pulsating New York City.
2 New York City
Take a bite out of the Big Apple and discover New York City at your own pace on board a hop-on hop-off double decker bus. View iconic sites such as Fifth Avenue, the Empire State Building, the Chrysler Building and the Statue of Liberty. Tonight, join your travelling companions over a welcome dinner. Enrich: Be entertained by a spectacular Broadway production, a must-see in New York City. After all, no place on Earth exemplifies the magic of theatre more. (B/D)
3 New York - Lancaster
Today we visit an Amish farm for an insight into their culture, faith and way of life, which excludes modern conveniences such as electricity or telephones. This evening, enjoy a traditional family-style Amish feast. Overnight at the Inn at Leola Village. (B/D)
4 Lancaster - Washington D.C
Take the historic trail to Gettysburg. Enrich: Gain an insight into the American Civil War during a guided tour of Gettysburg National Military Park. The Battle of Gettysburg was a turning point in the Civil War and was the inspiration for President Abraham Lincoln’s immortal ‘Gettysburg Address’. Continue to Washington D.C., and settle into the luxurious Fairmont Washington D.C. for a two night stay. (B/D)
5 Washington D.C
Delve into US history on a tour of Washington D.C., featuring the White House, Capitol Building and the Lincoln Memorial. The afternoon is yours to explore the city or the plethora of exceptional Smithsonian Museums. (B)
6 Washington D.C. - Williamsburg
Continue your journey to Williamsburg, a city shaped by history. Tour Colonial Williamsburg, a living history museum, then enjoy a lively dinner. Overnight stay at the Williamsburg Lodge. (B/D)
7 Williamsburg - Charleston
Travel to South Carolina’s oldest and most charming city, Charleston. Spend two nights at the charming Renaissance Charleston Historic District Hotel. (B)
8 Charleston
Explore Charleston on a tour through the quaint cobblestone streets. Freechoice: Choose from a diverse range of activities. Freechoice Dining: Tonight, experience Southern food and hospitality at your choice of restaurant. (B/D)
9 Charleston - Savannah
Continue to the seaport town of Savannah. Learn the history on a hop-on hop-off trolley tour. Enjoy a two night Special Stay at either the historic Mansion on Forsyth Park or The Bohemian Hotel Savannah Riverfront. (B/D)
10 Savannah
Enjoy a full day at leisure. Wander Savannah’s tree-filled squares or explore Factors Walk and River street, where old cotton warehouses house trendy shops, taverns and restaurants. (B)
11 Savannah - Atlanta
Leave the small town charm of Savannah behind and head to the bustling metropolis that is Atlanta. Check into the Grand Hyatt for a two night stay. (B/D)
12 Atlanta
Visit the Atlanta History Center, which features a range of innovative exhibits on all things Atlanta. Continue to the home of Pulitzer Prize winner Margaret Mitchell, author of the classic Civil War novel ‘Gone With the Wind’. The afternoon is yours to unwind. (B)
13 Atlanta
It’s time to say goodbye at the end of a wonder-filled journey. Transfer to the airport for your onward flight (B)

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Sunday 17 May 2020 Friday 29 May 2020 767per person 9,228per person Enquire
Sunday 16 Aug 2020 Friday 28 Aug 2020 760per person 8,995per person Enquire
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Sunday 16 Aug 2020 Friday 28 Aug 2020 349solo traveller 11,861solo traveller Enquire
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