Your Tour Includes: Roundtrip motorcoach transportation, 5 night’s lodging, 10 meals, attractions as bolded in the itinerary, luggage handling for one suitcase per person, hotel taxes, taxes and gratuities on the included meals, the services of a Cyr Northstar Tour Director and tour planning services.
Payment & Reservations: A deposit of $200 per person is required to confirm reservations and is due at the time of booking. Final payment is due by March 6, 2020.
Departure Locations: Old Town, Bangor, Newport, Waterville, Augusta, Lewiston, South Portland, Wells and Portsmouth.
An early morning departure will bring you to the Holiday Inn Meadowlands Area, in Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey. Upon arrival, enjoy a get-acquainted dinner at your hotel.
Breakfast is included at your hotel before departing for Arlington National Cemetery located in Arlington, Virginia. Upon arrival, experience a tram tour of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Changing of the Guard, Challenger Memorial, Kennedy Graveside and Lee Mansion. You will also visit the Marine Corps Memorial (Iwo Jima Statue). Next you will check in to the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center. The evening is free to enjoy dinner on your own and to view the Military Band Performances at the National Harbor Stage, just a short walk from your hotel!
Breakfast is included at your hotel this morning. Today, along with your local guide, you will tour the memorials and monuments. You will visit the National World War II Memorial, The Vietnam Veterans Memorial, the Lincoln Memorial and the Korean War Memorial. Next you will visit the Air Force Memorial and the Pentagon 9/11 Memorial Park. This Afternoon enjoy the National Memorial Day Choral Festival Concert. The concert will feature a 350-voice choir and the U.S. Air Force Orchestra under the direction of Dr. Craig Jessop, Col. Larry Lang. Ret., and Col. Arnald Gabriel. This concert will feature patriotic repertoire. After the concert depart for an exclusive private dinner and patriotic entertainment inside the National Museum of the Marine Corps at Quantico
Breakfast is included at your hotel. This morning you will have a group photo at America’s Team which is a set of five life-like statues honoring five branches of the U.S. Armed Forces. Next you will take your seats for The National Memorial Day Parade. This nationally telecasted parade is the largest of its kind in the United States. A boxed lunch will be included during the parade. This evening enjoy an exclusive pre-opening tour, movie and dinner at the National Museum of the United States Army (located at Fort Belvoir), which will not open to the public until Fall of 2020!
Breakfast is included at your hotel before checking out. This morning you will visit the National Law Enforcement Museum. The 57,000 square foot museum has 3 stories underground and more than 21,000 artifacts from every era of law enforcement! This afternoon you will depart for the Holiday Inn Meadowlands Area, in Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey. Upon arrival, enjoy a farewell dinner at your hotel.
After an included breakfast, depart for home with wonderful memories of your tour to Washington D.C.