I T I N E R A R Y
Day 1 - INDEPENDENCE/ NEWARK/WILMINGTON/CORNING, NY
Day 4 - NIAGARA FALLS
Board the Hornblower for an exciting up-close look at the falls. Join us for a stroll on the White Water Walk by the lower rapids, with crashing waves and an excellent view of the 410 million year-old rock layers of the Niagara Gorge or if you prefer return to our hotel and enjoy fabulous falls views from your room. We’ll do some wine tasting before dinner this evening. Meals:B,D
Day 5 - NIAGARA FALLS, CANADA/GENEVA, NY
Morning departure from Canada and our return to the U.S. and on to lovely Geneva, New York. Lunch in the area and a stop at the Welcome Center before continuing to Binghamton, NY for overnight. Meals:B,L
Day 6 - BINGHAMTON/HOME
Depart after breakfast for home stopping enroute for an independent lunch. Arrive Newark in the mid-afternoon. Meals:B
TOUR INCLUSIONS: Roundtrip transportation from Independence, Newark and Wilmington * accommodations for 5 nights based on double occupancy * admission to all sightseeing as per itinerary plus a matinee performance at the Shaw Festival, orchestra seats* guided tours of the Eastman Kodak Estate* meals include breakfast daily, 4 lunches and 3 dinners * taxes and gratuities for hotels, included meals and local guides * luggage handling * services of a Tour Director from 4 Seasons Tours *
Conditions: A deposit of $100 is due with each reservation. Final payment is due June 10, 2019. Cancellations: After final payment date, June 10, 2019, there are no refunds.
Responsibility: B & B Travel, Inc d/b/a 4 Seasons Tours and Travel acts only as agent for suppliers providing transportation and all services provided in this tour. 4 Seasons Tours and Travel is not liable for loss, damage, injury, death or expense on account of delay, failure or accident of any conveyance or service or from any cause whatsoever, whether or not due to or caused by negligence of any company or person.
A passport valid for 6 months after your return is required for this tour.
Morning departure takes us north to the colorful Corning Museum of Glass, where you can watch skilled craftspeople as they use the intense heat of the furnace to turn gobs of molten glass into exquisite pieces of Steuben. The museum houses the world’s most comprehensive glass collection and features live presentations and “please touch” displays. Glass art from around the world is beautifully displayed and glitters in the skillful lighting. The large gift center includes a tempting selection of decorative glass products such as art glass and elegant crystal and glass jewelry. Overnight in Elmira. Meals:L,D
HILTON GARDEN INN
Day 3 - NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE/SHAW FESTIVAL PERFORMANCE
Our local guide will join us for an area tour including Table Rock, the Floral Clock and Whirlpool before we arrive in nearby Niagara-on-the-Lake. Lunch is at the enchanting Pillar and Post Inn followed by an afternoon performance at the Shaw Festival. Meals:B,L
NIAGARA FALLS, CANADA
and the SHAW FESTIVAL
August 20 - 25, 2019
6 days / 5 nights
The falls at Niagara are magnificent and your hotel overlooks them. Enjoy three nights in Niagara Falls, Canada, a performance at the Shaw Festival, an annual event in nearby Niagara-on-the-Lake, local sightseeing and a boat cruise for a close look at the falls!
Day 2 - CORNING/ROCHESTER/NIAGARA FALLS
Travel north to Rochester for a mid-morning visit to the George Eastman Estate, a jewel set on 12 beautifully landscaped acres. George Eastman, inventor and founder of Eastman Kodak Company, used his creative genius to revolutionize photography. His goal, to make complicated, awkward and expensive photography “an everyday affair”, can be seen in his colorful and intriguing museum. His love of art, architecture and flowers is reflected in his Colonial Revival-style mansion and in the dialogue of the docents who will proudly show us his home. Lunch in Rochester before arriving in Niagara Falls, Canada in the late afternoon. Dinner at Elements on the Falls, with spectacular views of the falls. Meals:B,L,D