Yolo: Highlights of the Eastern US & Canada (NUYH)
Trip Style: Yolo - You're only young once, but you can be young-at-heart forever. That's the ethos that powers our Yolo trips; fast-paced and affordable trips designed with the 18-to-thirtysomething traveller in mind. Explore the world by day, stay up all night and do it all again somewhere new the next day with a collection of new best friends you'll want to keep in touch with for the rest of your life. You only live once. Make it count.
Service Level: Camping
Physical Demands Rating: 2 - There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
Group Size: Max 22, avg 16.
Meals Included: 9 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 8 dinners
Accommodations: Hotels/hostels (5 nts, some multi-share), participation camping (9 nts).
Take a bite out of the Big Apple, embrace the diversity of Toronto and Montreal, paddle through paradise in Algonquin Provincial Park, follow the Freedom Trail in Boston and the path to independence in Philadelphia, feel the spray of Niagara Falls.
This grand tour of the eastern US and Canada is a sensory overload of everything that makes North America great - skyscrapers, monuments, Niagara Falls, canoeing, poutine, subways, whales, sunshine, designer boutiques, and nature hikes. On this adventure, we'll ditch the big, clunky buses and pile into our own private vehicle, clocking miles of smiles all over New York, Washington DC, Toronto, Montreal, Boston, and all points in between. Your friends are already jealous.
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- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 12/31/2017
- 14 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||New York||Day 1 New York|
We recommend spending extra time here to fully explore the city; speak to your sales agent to book extra accommodation. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||Washington, DC||Day 2 New York/Washington DC (1D)|
Follow the American history trail in Philadelphia with visits to Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell, then continue on to the nations capital. Included Activities: Independence National Historical Park Visit Liberty Bell Visit Monuments by Moonlight Transport: Private Vehicle (6.00 hour(s), 340km)
|Day 3||Washington, DC||Day 3 Washington DC (1B, 1D)|
Take your time as you spend a full day exploring this fascinating city. After the sun sets over Washington DC experience a truly magnificent night as the monuments illuminate over the National Mall.
|Day 4||Allegheny National Forest||Day 4 Washington DC/Allegheny National Forest (1B, 1L, 1D)|
It is time to leave the city behind and get back to nature. This scenic drive hugs the shoreline of the mighty Allegheny Reservoir and provides stunning vistas and recreational opportunities. Transport: Private Vehicle (7.00 hour(s), 450km)
|Day 5||Niagara Falls||Day 5 Allegheny National Forest/Niagara Falls (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Stay after dark and witness the falls illuminated in a rainbow of colour. Hit the casino if youre feeling lucky (& are 21 or older!). Included Activities: Maid of the Mist Tour Transport: Private Vehicle (4.00 hour(s), 200km)
|Day 6||Toronto||Day 6 Niagara Falls/Toronto (1B)|
Our campsite for the night is located outside of the city. Included Activities: Border Crossing (United States - Canada) Orientation Transport: Private Vehicle (4.00 hour(s), 130km)
|Day 7||Sandbanks Provincial Park||Day 7 Toronto/Sandbanks Provincial Park (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Head north to Sandbanks Provincial Park to explore this amazing park on the shore of Lake Ontario. Transport: Private Vehicle (3.00-4.00 hours, 200km)
|Day 8||Sandbanks Provincial Park||Day 8 Sandbanks Provincial Park (1B, 1L, 1D)|
Spend time exploring Sandbanks PP. Opt to go hiking, canoeing, fishing, swimming, explore the dunes, or kick back and enjoy one of the best beaches in Ontario.
|Day 9||Montreal||Day 9 Sandbanks Provincial Park/Montreal (1B)|
Bienvenue A Montreal! Now thats hospitality with a distinctly French flavour - and what could be more appropriate for the second largest French-speaking metropolis in the worlds For our two nights in Montreal, we stay close to the action in a simple hotel in the city centre. Included Activities: Ottawa Visit Orientation Walk Transport: Private Vehicle (8.00 hour(s), 450km)
|Day 10||Montreal||Day 10 Montreal|
Enjoy free time to explore this bilingual cosmopolitan city. Opt to climb Mont Royal or visit La Ronde amusement park.
|Day 11||Boston||Day 11 Montreal/Boston|
Cross back into the States, and travel through the beautiful state of Vermont. Enjoy a brief orientation to Boston upon arrival to learn more about the layout of the city. Included Activities: Border Crossing (Canada - United States) Orientation Walk Freedom Trail Walk Transport: Private Vehicle (1.00 hour(s)) Private Vehicle (4.50 hour(s))
|Day 12||Cape Cod||Day 12 Boston/Cape Cod (1L, 1D)|
The beach is just a short 20-minute walk away from camp, a great spot to catch the sunset. Transport: Private Vehicle (4.00 hour(s), 166km)
|Day 13||Cape Cod||Day 13 Cape Cod (1B, 1D)|
Hang out and relax on the beach or take an optional whale watching tour.
|Day 14||New York||Day 14 Cape Cod/New York (1B)|
Enjoy an optional last dinner with your group before saying goodbye. Included Activities: Departure Day (Activities) Transport: Private Vehicle (8.00 hour(s), 470km)
Local Flights: N/A
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