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|DAY ONE – FRIDAY, APRIL 3|
|7:00 am||We’ll board the coach at the Kingston Shrine Club and meet our new friends and travelling companions. We begin our travels south towards the states of Virginia and D.C. A brief stop at the Duty Free & US Customs and regular comfort stops will be made during our journey.
An included dinner stop will be made on our way to Washington and we anticipate an early evening arrival at our hotel, the Staybridge Suites Tysons – McLean, www.staybridge.com/mclean 1-703-448-5400 , located just north, across the Potomac River from Washington. Every room is a suite! EQUIPPED KITCHEN, Stove, Microwave, Toaster, Refrigerator (Full), Icemaker In Refrigerator
Dishwasher, Pots/Pans/Serving Dishes, Plates/Glassware and silverware. Settle in, unpack and relax from your home away from home for the next four nights.
|DAY TWO – SATURDAY, APRIL 4|
|Start your morning right with your included buffet breakfast at the hotel. Begin your day with a guided historical sightseeing tour of the Nation’s Capitol. You will have a chance to see all of the capital’s famous attractions including the U.S. Capitol (building and grounds), Library of Congress, Supreme Court, White House (photo stop), National Archives, Embassy Row, and memorials such as Martin Luther King Jr., Lincoln, and Vietnam Veterans just to name a few . During the tour there will be a lunch stop on your own. Throughout the day marvel at the beautiful Cherry Blossoms. A gift of 3,000 trees was bestowed on Washington D.C. by Tokyo, Japan in 1912, and are a reminder of the enduring friendship between the between the people of the United States and Japan.
Following this full day of touring enjoy an included dinner together. After dinner the remainder of your evening is at your leisure to enjoy the facilities at the hotel.
|DAY THREE – SUNDAY, APRIL 5|
|Start your morning again with your included full buffet breakfast at the hotel. Then we set out for a second day of guided discovery touring. Our first visit is to the Arlington Cemetery, including Tomb of the Unknown Soldiers, and the Kennedy Graves. We will then board the bus to Mt. Vernon (George Washington’s home) where you can enjoy lunch on your own during the tour. This evening we will experience an included dinner in the city of Washington.|
|DAY FOUR – MONDAY, APRIL 6|
|Start your morning at your leisure with your included full buffet breakfast at the hotel. There will be the option to visit the shops of Crystal City or equivalent shopping area at 11:00 am departing from the hotel. We will visit the National Mall where you’ll have time to visit your choice of the Smithsonian Institution’s museums. This collection of museums and galleries, scattered along the beautiful National Mall, is home to some of the world’s most intriguing exhibits and impressive collections. Enjoy lunch on your own in any of the museums’ cafeterias: National Air & Space Museum; National Museum of American History; National Museum of Natural History; The National Museum of the American Indian; National Gallery of Art; Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden; National Museum of African Art.
After an amazing day in the Capitol we will have our final dinner together in Washington.
|DAY FOUR – TUESDAY, APRIL 7|
|Enjoy your included full American buffet breakfast at the hotel before we check-out and depart for home with wonderful memories of Washington, D.C. and thoughts of returning. Again, rest and meal stops will be made along the way as well as a brief stop a Duty Free and Canadian Customs. Estimated time of arrival back to Kingston is 9:30 pm.|
***EARLY BOOKING BONUS! $25 OFF PER PERSON, IF PAID IN FULL BY JAN 3, 2020***
PRICE PER PERSON
• A deposit of $100 is required at the time of booking
• The balance is due 60 days prior to departure
• Refunds are not available within 45 days of travel
• For the comfort of fellow travelers, kindly refrain from using scented products
• Must have valid passport to travel across the border
• Tipping for driver and tour director is voluntary
• Please note that cancellation and travel insurance is not covered in your package but is strongly recommended for out of province travel
• Two bags are required per person, 1 small bag for on route stays 1 large bag for final destination
|5:30 am||Depart Belleville Maple Leaf Office at 81 Millennium Parkway (parking)|
|6:00 am||Depart Napanee Flying J Northeast Corner of the Parking Lot|
|7:00 am||Depart Kingston Shrine Club 3260 Princess Street (parking)|
|7:15 am||Depart Gananoque Carpool Lot Hwy 2|
|5:30 am||Depart Ottawa Robbies Italian Restaurant 1531 St. Laurent Blvd (parking)|
|5:55 am||Depart Ottawa All Saints Lutheran Church 1061 Pinecrest Rd. (parking)|
|6:25 am||Depart Kemptville Stinsons Gas Bar Hwy 43|
|7:00 am||Depart Brockville Food Basics|
Get Comfortable at the Tysons crown jewel! Experience the Hotel’s Cozy Spacious Residence and Apartment Like Hotel and Suites in the Tysons McLean, VA area.
Located off Route-123 and two miles from George Washington Memorial Parkway in the heart of McLean, VA, the Staybridge Suites® Tysons McLean Hotel is a short drive from Washington, DC. The hotel is situated with easy access to major businesses and top attractions, making it ideal for business and leisure travelers alike.
In addition to being close to I-95 and I-495, the hotel is located just 16 miles from Dulles International Airport (IAD). The hotel’s surrounding area includes businesses like: Capital One, Northrop Grumman, BAE Systems, Mitre, Booz Allen Hamilton, PriceWaterhouse Coopers, Bechtel, Wells Fargo, NADA Headquarters, Deloitte, Intelsat, Splunk, MARS and more. The hotel’s guests are just 10 miles from the capital.
The hotel is also great for leisure travelers. The Washington, DC area provides entertainment by way of monuments, memorials and museums, including the Iwo Jima Memorial in Arlington.
The hotel’s amenities make extended stay travelers feel at ease. Complimentary, 24-hour laundry facilities are available, as well as Fitness Center where guests work out for free. A seasonal outdoor swimming pool, fire pit, and patio complete with barbecue grills are great for relaxing. Stay at the crown jewel hotel and experience the beauty and convenience of Tysons McLean.
BEFORE YOU GO
Cancellation & Medical Insurance is strongly recommended for overnight tours and out of country travel. Travel Insurance is available for purchase through Maple Leaf Tours.
- Portage of 1 large suite case per person
- Please keep all medication with your person not in luggage
- Cancellation and Medical insurance is not covered in your package but is strongly recommended for out of province travel
- Insurance is available through Maple Leaf, please call to inquire today!
- There are regular stops made for comfort breaks
- Tipping for tour director and driver is voluntary depending on quality of service
- For the comfort of fellow travellers, kindly refrain from using scented products