Return To Previous

New York City at Christmastime

Departs: 12/17/2017 Returns: 12/21/2017

5 Days | All Airfare Included

Experience the most wonderful time of the year in one of the world's most popular cities!
New York's Central Park at dusk with snow
New York City Harbor cruise by the statue of liberty and city skyline
Rockefeller Center Christmas tree & ice rink
Woman walking by a fountain in New York City with snow falling
New York City Skyline at night during winter

Daily Itinerary Items

Day 1 : Arrive in the Big Apple
We fly to New York City to begin our wonderful holiday experiences. Our superb accommodations for the next four evenings are at the Novotel New York Times Square. Experience the excitement of Times Square and explore the city's best known attractions, museums and shops.


Day 2 : A City Tour & The Rockettes
We awake this morning and enjoy a delicious welcome breakfast at our hotel. Following breakfast, a local guide joins us to tour "The Big Apple." The sights and sounds of New York City during the holiday season are truly a magical experience! See Rockefeller Center and its famous ice skating rink, the Lincoln Center Christmas Tree, and Grand Central Station. We also view the windows adorning the shops of 5th Avenue. Following an included lunch, there's time for shopping or exploring midtown Manhattan. This evening we're guests at The Radio City Christmas Spectacular starring the world famous Radio City Rockettes®. This dazzling show features a cast of 140 people, complete with glamorous costumes and holiday music. After the performance, we travel to Rockefeller Center to view its towering Christmas tree. Typically a Norway Spruce, the minimum size requirements for the tree are 65 feet in height and 35 feet in width. Over five miles of lights are used to decorate the tree each year. We return to our hotel for the evening. B,L


Day 3 : The Nutcracker™
Our day begins with breakfast at the hotel. This morning we take an excursion boat for a cruise of New York Harbor. Our cruise travels past Battery Park, Lower Manhattan and Liberty Island to view the Statue of Liberty, America's most recognized symbol of freedom. The statue was given as a gift from France to commemorate liberty and friendship, and was dedicated on October 28, 1886. We also cruise past Ellis Island, former gateway to America for millions of immigrants. The remainder of our afternoon is free for shopping at the Holiday Shops at Bryant Park and other leisure opportunities. Tonight we enjoy The Nutcracker™ performed by the New York City Ballet at the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. B


Day 4 : The Empire State Building
After an included breakfast at the hotel we visit the Empire State Building, a landmark recognized the world over. First opened in 1931, the Empire State Building was the tallest building in the world and remained as such until the 1970's. We gather this afternoon and enjoy a special Holiday Vacations Farewell Lunch. After lunch horse-drawn carriages meet us for a ride through Central Park. The remainder of the afternoon is free to enjoy our final day in New York City. This evening is open to take in a Broadway play. B,L


Day 5 : Fly Home
We depart for home with lasting memories of New York City at this magical time of the year.


B - Breakfast; CB - Continental Breakfast; L - Lunch; D - Dinner; T - Tea

Additional Tour Information

Your Holiday Vacations Experience Includes 
All airfare, taxes & fuel surcharges
• Holiday Vacations Tour Director
• Experienced local guides
• Motorcoach and professional Driver
• Baggage handling at hotels
$100 travel voucher for a future Holiday Vacations tour


5 Excellent Meals Featuring
• 3 breakfasts in New York City
• Holiday Vacations Farewell Lunch


All Accommodations Featuring
4 nights at the Novotel New York Times Square


Attractions & Highlights
• New York City guided tour
• Rockefeller Center Christmas tree & Ice Rink
• Lincoln Center Christmas tree
• 5th Avenue decorations
• Holiday Shops in Bryant Park
Radio City Christmas Spectacular® featuring The Rockettes®
• Radio City Music Hall
• New York City Harbor cruise
• The Nutcracker™ at the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
• Empire State Building & Observatory
• Central Park horse-drawn carriage ride
• Leisure time in New York City

Tour Pricing

Category - Occupancy Price (Per Person)
Airport - Double $2999
Airport - Triple $2849
Airport - Quad $2699
Airport - Single $3799

Final Payment Date: 9/14/2017

Itinerary ID:7496783 | Tour Code: EANX1217171
Close Menu

Navigation

Destinations