Experience the best of 'the Big Apple' this September with this easy, ready-made adventure!
Experience the best of “the Big Apple” in this spectacular 9-day tour. Departing from Sydney, your direct flight will take you to one of America's most exciting metropolis for a getaway filled with shopping, sightseeing and endless entertainment. Staying in midtown Manhattan, you are close to many of New York's top attractions.
At this time of year, you'll also be able to soak up the atmosphere of the US Open tennis (tickets not included) as the weather starts to turn to autumn.
New York City is a destination that will dazzle even the most seasoned traveller. Spend six nights in the heart of Midtown close to Central Park and Times Square. Take your seat and watch the curtain rise for two exciting Broadway shows. Ferry to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island. See the Empire State Building and Central Park. Visit the poignant 9/11 Museum and Memorial. Enjoy plenty of free time to shop and explore this fabulous city on your own. Get ready to “start spreading the news!”
Sheraton New York Times Square, New York
The Sheraton New York Times Square is located between Central Park and Times Square in the center of Manhattan's Midtown business and entertainment district. All guest rooms feature the new ultra-comfortable pillow top Sheraton Sweet Sleeper(SM) Bed. Plus, the hotel is now 100% smoke-free for your added comfort.
Advertised package and pricing based on departure from Sydney on 3 September, 2019 and departing New York on 9 September 2019.
A minimum of 8 confirmed passengers are required to guarantee the above rates for this package.
(Looking for alternative departure cities or dates? Enquire now to arrange a quote. Rates may vary when travelling on alternative dates).
03 Sep 2019: Fly Sydney to New York
On arrival in New York later afternoon, you will be transferred to the Sheraton New York Times Square - your home for the next 6 nights.
04 Sep 2019: New York City - Free Day
Relax after your flight and enjoy exploring the secrets of New York during your free day.
05 Sep 2019: New York City, New York - Tour Begins
“Start spreading the news,” because today you'll meet the other travellers for your New York adventure as they arrive in the city.
06 Sep 2019: New York City
Prepare for an exhilarating day with breakfast at a local eatery before embracing the city’s energy on a locally guided tour of the “Big Apple.” Find yourself in Greenwich Village, the Wall Street district, Chinatown, and Central Park. See the Empire State Building and many other time-honoured landmarks. Reflect at the 9/11 Memorial and the 9/11 Museum, a poignant tribute to the lives lost.
Later, it’s Diner’s Choice…choose the perfect spot from a “menu” of the city’s popular locations near exhilarating Times Square. Then, take your seat at a Broadway show! Today breakfast and dinner will be included.
07 Sep 2019: New York City
Another exciting day begins with a fun-filled breakfast at the famous Ellen’s Stardust Diner, a 50s-themed restaurant featuring a singing wait staff. Board a ferry for a cruise of New York Harbour. Take in the incredible views of the towering Statue of Liberty. Dock and get up-close to “Lady Liberty.” She has welcomed immigrants and visitors to New York Harbour since 1886. Created as a token of friendship between the U.S. and France, the Statue of Liberty has become a global symbol of freedom. Then it’s on to Ellis Island. Step back in time on a self-guided tour of the museum. Come to know the personal stories of the immigration boom of 1892-1924 when 12 million people passed through this station on their journey to America. The remainder of the day is at leisure to explore “the city that never sleeps.”
Tonight, choose to join an optional walking tour of Greenwich Village including dinner. Today breakfast will be included.
08 Sep 2019: New York City
Take advantage of some free time this morning to discover the city at your own pace. Your Tour Manager has countless suggestions on how to spend your time. Maybe you are up for a shopping spree at some of the world’s most legendary department stores, including Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s and Saks Fifth Avenue.
This afternoon, the curtains rise for your second Broadway show. You’ll choose from a selection of Broadway’s biggest hits.* Say farewell to this extraordinary city tonight as we gather for your final taste of New York with dinner at a local restaurant. Today breakfast and dinner will be included.
09 Sep 2019: New York City - Tour Ends - Fly New York to Sydney
Your tour comes to a close with many pleasant memories of your exciting tour of fabulous “New York, New York.”
Spend the day finalising those last-minute buys or sightseeing before transferring to the airport for your early evening departure from New York. departing New York that evening for your direct flight back to Sydney.
11 Sep 2019: Arrive Sydney
Your direct flight from New York arrives in Sydney early morning.
Travel at 60 and Collette booking conditions apply. Please enquire for more information.