Philadelphia And Amish Country Day Trip From New York - New York City

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Tour Details

Overview

Explore the countryside outside New York on a day trip to Philadelphia and Lancaster County, home of the Amish people. You'll drive through the beautiful Pennsylvania countryside, tour Philadelphia and its famous Liberty Bell and Independence Hall, and take an ride in an authentic Amish buggy.

Highlights

  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide

Know More about this tour

Departing New York City, you'll drive through New Jersey and Pennsylvania to the City of Brotherly Love, Philadelphia. It's the second largest city on the East Coast, and only 100 miles (160 kilometers) from New York City.

Upon arrival in Philadelphia, you will embark on a panoramic tour that includes Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Elsert Alley (the oldest inhabited street in America) and more. Arriving in the historic heart of Philadelphia, you'll visit the famous Liberty Bell and Constitution Square and Hall, symbols of freedom in America.

Departing Philadelphia you will see the famous "Rocky Steps" before continuing to Lancaster County. After a break for lunch at the Amish marketplace (lunch not included), you'll have an authentic Amish buggy ride through Amish farm country. During the ride you'll learn how the Amish live without modern technology - no electricity, running water, telephone service or appliances.

In the late afternoon your tour heads east for an evening arrival in New York.

Inclusions for Philadelphia And Amish Country Day Trip From New York

  • Professional tour guide
  • Transportation by 15-passenger van or a full-sized bus
  • Sightseeing in Philadelphia and Amish Country
  • Authentic Amish Buggy ride through the Amish farm
  • Wifi on bus only

Exclusions for Philadelphia And Amish Country Day Trip From New York

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A moderate amount of walking is involved

For tours with fewer guests, vans may be substituted

Tours can be bilingual/multilingual as they are offered in many different languages

Children under the age of 2 are free, please advise at time of booking if infant is traveling

Wheelchair accessible, please advise at time of booking if wheelchair assistance is required

Cancellation Policy
  • If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
  • Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
  • Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.
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  • An excellent tour well led by Jonathon. Left right on time but a couple of things. The tour leaves from Grey Line 8th Ave. Not Grand Central which the advertisement says. The booking confirmation has it correct so just be sure to check it.There is a fair bit of standing and walking at Philadelphia flat terrain thats not mentioned. The Amish experience is a little disappointing in terms of content but does provide an inside real experience. The bus wifi was excellent.

  • Loved this tour, everything was amazing, loved each stop and especially Intercourse, would of loved spending more time at Intercourse and would of loved more on the Amish. Our driver was great, unfortu8natly not so much the tour guide, unfortunately he spoke to the group from inside a circle so who were behind him was unable to hear a single word, there was a Spanish translator who was there for only the Spanish people of about 6 people, 3 couples, and catered to only them, so when we were asked to give gratuity for all three and how much they were asking for from each one I did not like that one bit so gave them still a good amount but less than what they asked for. Would recommend this tour and would love to do same, loved every where we went....

  • My family and I booked this tour and it was well worth the money. Jonathan was our tour guide and was very informative. You will walk a lot during the 1st portion of the tour, independence hall,Liberty Bell etc. Very good value for the money if you’re a history buff. Thanks again to Jonathan/Mario!

  • Outstanding tour and great quides. Lots of information. I highly recommend.

  • Great day didn't expect Philadelphia to be so good. Amish experience a great fun way to end the day. Only snag was our guide seem to have only basic knowledge compared to second guide doing spanish/portugese tour adjacent to us. This guide seem to really have lots of information to share.

  • My wife and I really enjoyed this tour and the opportunity to get out of New York for a day into some of the most beautiful, picturesque farming countryside I have ever seen - around the town of Intercourse believe it or not. There were three tour guides on board and Eddie the English tour guide was very good. He gave the history in logical fashion and then gave us breaks from his commentary. Compare that to the tour guides on hop on hop off buses who bombard you with thousands of disjointed facts. Forget the hop on hop off buses - take this tour instead and enjoy Philadelphia and the beautiful countryside where the Amish community we visited live. If you enjoy viewing rural landscapes I highly recommend this tour.

  • Had a fantastic day, great tour, would recommend.

  • This tour was great we had a very good tour guide would highly recommend this tour. Loved every moment of it

  • Great tour it's a long day but well worth it our tour guide Yohei was fantastic very informative and entertaining saw all the main sights

  • Was a fantastic day, got to see lots of history and the city, and really enjoyed the Amish part of the trip - fully recommend.

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