Our Nation's Capital Featuring the Cherry Blossom Parade

Our Nation's Capital Featuring the Cherry Blossom Parade

April 1-6, 2020

Your Tour Includes: Roundtrip motorcoach transportation, 5 night's lodging, 10 meals, attractions as highlighted 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 1, 2020

Departure Locations: Old Town, Bangor, Newport, Waterville, Augusta, Lewiston, South Portland, Wells and Portsmouth.

Meal Choices:April 2nd: 1) Lasagna Bolognese; 2) Chicken Under The Brick, mushroom marsala sauce, served with garlic mashed potatoes and roasted vegetables; (3) Tuscan Grilled Pork Chops. April 3rd: 1) Chicken of the Day 2) Fish of the day, or 3) Veggie Pasta

Day 1 - Wednesday, April 1

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.

Day 2 - Thursday, April 2

Breakfast is included at your hotel before departing for Washington, D.C.  Upon arrival, this afternoon, enjoy a visit to Mount Vernon, where you will have a guided tour of the estate and final resting place of George Washington. Dinner tonight is included at Brio Tuscan Grille(meal options listed below). Check into your hotel the Westin  Tyson’s Corner, Falls Church, VA.

Day 3 - Friday, April 3

Breakfast is included at your hotel before visiting Arlington National Cemetery.  Enjoy a tram tour of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Changing of the Guard, Challenger Memorial, Kennedy Graveside and Lee Mansion. This afternoon, tour the Capitol Visitor Center, Library of Congress and more.   Dinner is included this evening at the Mansion on “O” Street.

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Day 4 - Saturday, April 4

After an included breakfast, enjoy the Cherry Blossom Parade from your Premium-Preferred Grandstand seating.  The Cherry Blossom Festival marks the celebration of the original gift of the 3,000 cherry trees by the city of Tokyo to the people of Washington, D.C. in 1912. After the Cherry Blossom Parade, enjoy lunch on own at Hillwood Estate, Museum and Gardens. The greenhouse and formal gardens are set among 25 acres of wooded hillsides located in the heart of Washington, D.C. This afternoon enjoy a Cherry Blossom Cruise on the Odyssey III Cruise Ship, a narrative cruise of the sites along the river, dancing to a live band, and a delicious meal!  This evening after dinner you will visit the National World War II Memorial, the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, and the Marine Corps Memorial (Iwo Jima Statue), before returning to your hotel.

Day 5 - Sunday, April 5

Breakfast is included at your hotel. Before departing D.C you will stop at the Pentagon 9/11 Memorial Park.  The memorial honors the 184 victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks at The Pentagon. You will also enjoy a visit to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, The Lincoln Memorial and the Korean War Veterans Memorial and more.  A farewell dinner is included this evening at your hotel, the Holiday Inn Meadowlands Area, in Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey.

Day 6 - Monday, April 6

After an included breakfast, depart for home with wonderful memories of your tour to Washington DC.

Cost Per Person

Cost Per Person:

Single: $2,081
Double: $1,667
Triple: $1,569