America's Historic Cities

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Adorned with small town charm and bustling megacities in equal measure, this colourful adventure on America’s east coast will take you from the moss-draped oak trees of Savannah to the modern metropolis of New York City - collecting pieces of America’s history at each stop along the way. Meander through this dreamy colonial corner of North America stopping at living history museums, leafy plantations, and the treasure trove of marvels that is the USA’s capital city, Washington DC.

Destinations
  • USA
  • North America
Tour Types
  • Escorted Tour
Day 7
We journey to Williamsburg, stopping en route at stunning Virginia Beach with its six-mile sandy beach and thriving 40-block boardwalk flanked with restaurants, cafés, and shops. We continue our journey to Williamsburg. The former capital of the Virginia Colony until 1789, Williamsburg was England’s oldest, largest, richest, most populous colony and played a significant role in the American Revolution. You’ll notice plenty of European influence here - our first insight into the lifestyle of the first British settlers. We’ll stay here for two nights.

Day 8
We look forward to a full day of exploration and historical discovery in the cities of Williamsburg and Jamestown today. We’ll visit Colonial Williamsburg - one of the largest and most comprehensive living-history museums in the USA. Nearby Jamestown is home to two compelling attractions; Historic Jamestowne and Jamestown Settlement. While in the area, we’ll learn about the first permanent English settlement in North America.

Day 9
Marbled monuments and memorials, eclectic neighbourhoods, and high-profile politicos; Washington DC - ‘America’s front yard’ - is a real treasure trove of historic sites and neoclassical buildings. We’ll take a guided tour of the nation’s capital stopping by the Capitol Building, the White House, and the Lincoln Memorial and Washington Monument. We’ll stay for two nights.

Day 10
Today is free. You might choose to join an excursion to Mount Vernon today to visit the beloved home of America’s first President, George Washington, and his wife Martha - a fantastic opportunity to gain an insight into the Washingtons’ daily life and of life on an 18th-century plantation. In the afternoon perhaps explore the magnificent Smithsonian Institution - a collection of 17 museums and galleries home to the National Museum of Natural History, National Museum of African American history, and National Air and Space Museum to name just three. This evening, you can join an optional tour to see the city’s sites under the glow of moonlight.

Day 11
We stop in Philadelphia en route to New York City. Here, we enjoy a guided tour and discover Independence National History Park, which includes the iconic Hall of Independence and Liberty Bell. We’ll continue on to the Big Apple.

Day 12
Take a bite of the Big Apple today on a guided tour of the iconic sites. You’ll realise we’re a world away from where we started in Savannah as we take in all this bustling metropolis has to offer; Times Square, Rockefeller Plaza, 5th Avenue, Broadway, Central Park, St Patrick’s Cathedral, Chinatown and the Financial District. The afternoon is free to explore as you please.

Day 13
A relaxing morning, before we transfer to the airport for your overnight return flight to the UK.

Day 14
Upon arrival, your Titan vehicle will be waiting for the journey home.

Day 2
CNN is one the United States’ major news networks and today we’ll get a behind-the-scenes peak on our backstage tour. Once we’ve wrapped up at the studio, we leave Atlanta behind for a journey through the Georgia countryside to Savannah. This famously beautiful city is a hub for creative types, but it’s the elegant 18th and 19th-century townhouses, brick ‘sidewalks’ and towering oak trees draped in Spanish moss that are likely to capture your heart…

Day 3
Begin the day with a guided walking tour, taking in the city’s Civil War history, three centuries worth of architectural prowess, and an old-time candy shop on historic River Street. This afternoon is free to spend as you please. We love a wander through Forsyth Park in the historic district. Dating back to the 1840s, this green corner is undeniably charming. It’s the perfect spot to get your camera clicking at that famous Spanish moss and iconic centrepiece fountain. Or perhaps just stop by one of the little cafes and watch the local life pass you by.

Day 1
Titan’s VIP door-to-door travel service collects you from home, for your flight to Atlanta. On arrival we’ll transfer to our hotel.

Day 4
This morning we cross the state line into South Carolina. We make a stop at Magnolia Plantation and Gardens en route - known as one of the most beautiful public gardens in America since it was founded in 1676.

Day 5
It’s impossible not to imagine yourself in an earlier era today as we explore Charleston’s cobbled pathways lined with colonial mansions on our guided tour this morning. This afternoon, there is an optional cruise in the harbour to see Fort Sumter, WWII aircraft carrier USS Yorktown, The Battery, and the Ravenal Bridge.

Day 6
We arrive in Wilmington, North Carolina - the gateway to the Cape Fear Coast beaches. Enjoy a guided tour of the historic district and the gallery-lined boardwalk before checking into our hotel this afternoon.

Dates Price Single Availability
20-May-2021 for 13 Nights Flight Included Visit Website
26-Aug-2021 for 13 Nights Flight Included Visit Website

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