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Christmas in New York City! 12/12-16
Christmas in New York City! 12/12-16

12/12/2014 - 12/16/2014

Visit the Big Apple during the Christmas season!
December 12-16

Included in the trip:

  • Round trip air from Omaha to NYC
  • Airport transfer to and from hotel
  • 4-nights at Hotel Edison (Steps from Times Square)
  • Ticket to Radio City Christmas Spectacular featuring the Rockettes!

  • See NYC from the Empire State Building Observation Deck
  • Hop on, Hop off bus tickets (3 days of access)
  • Uptown Tour – Central Park & Harlem
  • Downtown Tour – Wall Street, 911 Memorial, Battery Park
  • Night Tour – Breath taking views from across the bridge
  • Ticket to 911 Memorial
  • Ticket to 911 Museum (If open, available)
  • See Ed Sullivan Theatre — home of the David Letterman Show
  • Grand Central Station
  • Tour of the Federal Reserve (Seating very limited and must be requested at the time of booking the trip)
  • Tour Ripley’s Believe It or Not
  • Ride the Staten Island Ferry
  • Tour Madame Tussauds Wax Museum
  • Tour Rockefeller Center & see the ice skaters!
  • Broadway Show (Optional/Extra)
  • Access to trip guide 24 hours a day

Go on this trip for $1,899 per person double; $1,799 per person triple, $1,699 per person quad; $2,499 single.

***Full payment due at booking; trip insurance purchased (some restrictions apply).

The Itinerary:

Friday

7am Fly Omaha to New York
11am Shuttle to Edison Hotel
Noon Group meeting in hotel lobby
12:30pm Lunch/explore on your own in Times Square
3pm Check in at hotel
4pm Walk to Central Park
5pm Dinner on your own
6:30pm Night Tour
8:30pm Turn in for the night OR Madame Tussaud’s Wax Musuem (closes at 10) OR Ripley’s Believe It or Not (Closes at 1)

Saturday

9am Uptown Tour of Harlem, Grant’s Tomb, Cathedral of St. John the Divine
Noon Lunch on your own
2pm Rockefeller Center Tour
5:30pm Dinner on your own
7pm Empire State Observation Deck OR go to the “Top of the Rock” (Closer to hotel)
Madame Tussaud’s Wax Musuem OR Ripley’s Believe It or Not

Sunday

8am Downtown Tour
10am Visit St. Paul’s Chapel
11am Tour 911 Memorial & Museum
Lunch on your own
2:30pm Optional: Ride the Staten Island Ferry past the Statue of Liberty
5:30pm Dinner on your own
7pm Broadway Show Wicked

Monday

7am Visit NBC’s TODAY Show; Fox & Friends
8am Downtown Tour
9:30am Board the State of Liberty Ferry/Ellis Island
Noon Lunch on your own
2:30pm Optional: Madison Square Garden Tour; Madame Tussaud’s Wax Musuem or Ripley’s Believe It or Not
6pm Dinner on your own
8pm Radio City Christmas Spectacular

Tuesday

9am Ride the subway and see Grand Central Station
Noon Check out of hotel
On your own to explore anywhere you might have missed
4:00pm Shuttle from Hotel to Airport
7:30pm Fly New York to Omaha
10:04pm Arrive
 

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