New York Tour 2017

New York here we come

Proposed Itinerary 10th – 17th July 2017

Day 1: Depart UK on flight to New York. Check in to hotel, evening meal at Dallas BBQ Day 2:  Morning boat trip to Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, free audio guides available on arrival. Afterwards stop off at the 9/11 Memorial twin reflecting pools.  Performance on the Battleship Intrepid.  Evening meal at Hard Rock Cafe. Day 3: In the morning enjoy a guided tour of Radio City Music Hall, followed by a concert in Bryant Park.  Evening meal at Bubba Gump Shrimp Co, in Times Square.  Spend time in the square after the meal to enjoy the bright lights and amazing atmosphere of this famous location. Day 4: Visit Grand Central Station and enjoy some shopping time at Macy’s. Head up the Empire State Building to take in some fantastic sights of the city that never sleeps. Evening meal at the Heartland Brewery next to the Empire State Building Day 5: Spend the morning on 5th Avenue checking out all the different shopping possibilities this street has to offer. Concert in Central Park, evening meal at Planet Hollywood before enjoying a Broadway show. Day 6: Excursions and evening meal subject to your own choice – this day will also include a proposed concert in Bryant Park Day 7: Breakfast at hotel, check out. Leisure time with excursion options, evening flight back to the UK Day 8: Arrive UK The trip will be organised by Travelbound tour operator and the cost includes the following:
  • Bed & Breakfast accommodation at Hotel Comfort Inn Chelsea or similar
  • 6 nights’ accommodation in new York (plus 1 night on the inbound flight)
  • Evening meals at restaurants such as Bubba Gump Shrimp Company, Hard Rock Cafe, Dallas BBQ and Planet Hollywood
  • Boat trip to Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island
  • Empire State Building
  • 7-day-metrocards
  • 9/11 Memorial
  • Guided tour of Radio City Music Hall
  • Broadway Show
  • Comprehensive Travel Insurance excluding musical instruments

Accomodation now confirmed

Heritage Hotel (formerly Comfort Inn Chelsea) The Heritage Hotel 18 W. 25th St. New York, NY 10010 http://heritagehotelnyc.com/

Flights now confirmed

Our flight route will be operated by United Airlines. 10 July   London Heathrow (10:05) to Newark Liberty International Airport (13:10) 16 July   Newark Liberty International Airport (18:25) to London Heathrow (06:45) 17 July

Broadway Show now confirmed

During our stay in New York we will be watching Miss Saigon. The multi award-winning new production of Miss Saigon, from the creators of Les Misérables, took its final victorious flight at the Prince Edward Theatre on 27th February 2016 ahead of a hugely anticipated Broadway run and UK tour in 2017. Winner of a record-breaking nine Whatsonstage Awards 2015 including Best Show, this epic love story tells the tragic tale of young bar girl Kim, orphaned by war, who falls in love with an American GI called Chris – but their lives are torn apart by the fall of Saigon. For further details go to – http://www.saigonbroadway.com/