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Soho to South Beach Rail Tour

Experience the excitement and adventure of travelling all the way from New York to Miami by rail on this 17 Day tour.

Itinerary

1

New York

Depart this morning for "The Big Apple." Your AMTRAK train allows you to relax and enjoy the comfort and service of rail travel. New York, a mere rock of an island, is the nation's largest city and commercial centre. From Wall Street's stock exchange to the galleries of SoHo, the sparkling diamond district and the cobblestone streets in the South Street Seaport, New York has something for everyone. Take the ferry to Ellis Island and view the Statue of Liberty, which welcomed immigrants to the land of freedom. Explore the neighbourhoods, take in the bright lights of Broadway, shop on Fifth Avenue and eat your way through Chinatown, Little Italy or New York's famous deli's.

4

Philadelphia

97 miles

Welcome to Philadelphia! Explore this marvelous city, home to Independence National Park, with the Liberty Bell, Franklin Court and Independence Hall. Discover the city's many museums-from the Franklin Institute to the Rodin Museum; and from the unusual Mutter Museum of human anatomy to the world-class Musuem of Art; the City of Brotherly Love is endlessly eclectic. See, up close, the Liberty Bell, which marks the first public reading of the Declaration of Independence. Tread upon the floorboards where Betsy Ross stitched the American flag. Explore the historic Independence Hall, where the US was born. Stroll the bustling water-front at Penn's Landing, marking the site where William Penn, city founder, landed in 1682. This evening, enjoy fine dining at one of Philadelphia's famous eateries, or stroll lively South Street.

6

Washington, DC

136 miles

Depart today for Washington's history, power and spectacular beauty. Arrive in Union Station, restored to turn-of-the-century grandeur, and view the sights from your trolley tour. Enjoy the city's famous monuments, explore the Smithsonian's many museums or visit Arlington National Cemetery, the White House, the Capitol Building and much more.

8

Charleston

530 miles

Take a scenic ride through Civil War battlefields and the misty lowlands of South Carolina to Charleston. Discover the charm of this southern city, reflecting antebellum elegance.

10

Savannah

106 miles

Travel to romantic Savannah, Georgia's oldest city, established by James Oglethorpe around a series of 24 squares. Explore the restored waterfront, where historic cotton warehouses and brokerages house specialty shops and restaurants. Many historic homes are open for touring.

12

Orlando

380 miles

Depart Savannah this morning on Amtrak's Silver Service for Orlando, where your most difficult decision will be what to do first! Home of Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, Sea World, and more. Orlando attracts visitors from around the world to experience its magic.

 

15

Miami

236 miles

A mid-morning train takes you to Miami, offering sparkling sand beaches, pulsating nightlife, water adventures, shopping, and fine dining on South Beach. Relax on the beach for your last days on holiday or discover all that the south of Florida has to offer.

17

Depart

This afternoon, transfer to Miami's airport for your homeward flight OR choose an optional three-day extension in the sun and fun!

What's included?

  • All AMTRAK rail transportation
  • Lodging as indicated, including tax
  • Meet & Greet & Transfer on arrival in NYC
  • English sightseeing tours in NY, PHL and Washington, DC
  • Passenger Documentation on arrival

How to book

Daily Departures Year Round.

Prices from:

2nd January - 22nd February

Double Room: £1,303.00; Triple Room: £1,058.00

2nd September - 5th December

Double Room: £1,499.00; Triple Room: £1,189.00

For a full quotation for this rail tour including flights and any other ground arrangements please email info@awwt.co.uk or telephone (01892) 779900

PLEASE NOTE: This tour can be taken in reverse direction, starting in Miami, concluding in New York.