Day 1 - June 9, 2024 - Sunday - D
We’ll depart Grant Middle School at 5:30 am for our exciting tour to the East Coast and Washington D.C.! We will make a stop and learn of the heroic actions of the passengers and crew at the Flight 93 National Memorial on our way to Gettysburg.
Day 2 - June 10, 2024 - Monday - CB, L, & D
We will start our morning off with a tour of the Gettysburg National Military Park with a Park Service Guide. After some lunch at General Pickett’s we will depart for Washington D.C.. Once in Washington D.C. we will have time to visit a couple of Smithsonian Museums before dinner, then we will take a guided tour of our nation’s capitol.
Day 3 - June 11, 2024 - Tuesday - CB, L, & D
We start the day with a tram ride through Arlington Cemetery to witness the Changing of the Guard Ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier before leaving for New York City. Once in NYC, we will have dinner then visit One World Observatory, where we take a 60-second elevator ride to the 100th floor for breathtaking views of the city before we head to our hotel for the night in Fairfield, New Jersey.
Day 4 - June 12, 2024 - Wednesday - CB, L, & D
Today will be spent exploring the “Big Apple”. We start with a guided tour to some of New York City’s best filming locations featured in some famous TV shows and movies. After lunch, we take a heart-stopping thrill ride on a 70-foot speedboat called the Beast, out to view the Statue of Liberty. We will have some shopping time and dinner at Bubba Gump in Times Square before heading out of town for the night.
Day 5 - June 13, 2024 - Thursday - CB, L, & D
Today is spent in the city of Boston. We first start with a visit to Fenway Park, home of the Boston Red Sox. After lunch, we will board the “Duck”, a W.W.II-style, amphibious landing vehicle, and cruise by all places that make Boston the Birthplace of Freedom. There will be time for dinner and shopping at Faneuil Hall before heading out of town to Albany, New York for the night.
Day 6 - June 14, 2023 - Friday - CB, L, & D
This morning we will travel back to the state of New York, where we will ride the Maid of the Mist boat and experience one of the world’s most amazing natural wonders, the Niagara Falls. Then we will reboard our bus to head to Ohio for the night.
Day 7 - June 15, 2024 - Saturday - CB, L, & D
Today will be spent at the roller coaster capital of the world, Cedar Point (ticket does not include admission to the water park). We will have dinner on our way home and will arrive back in West Michigan around 9:30 pm.