Philadelphia and Washington DC Adventures by Disney

Philadelphia and Washington DC

Explore the historic cities of Philadelphia and Washington, DC on this incredible Adventures by Disney vacation. Discover the most iconic sights and learn how the founding of our nation came about. Take in this two amazing cities on one incredible travel tour for the whole family.

The 7 Day Philadelphia and Washington DC tour from Adventures by Disney will do more than just inform you travel crew, you'll be entertained by one of the most exciting itineraries for any tour in the region. Be sure to take in some of the most amazing museums in the entire country during your time in Washington DC. Book your 7 Day Philadelphia and Washington DC tour from Adventures by Disney now and get ready to make some memories.


7 Daysfr. $3,649

  • The services of two Adventure Guides
  • Outstanding accommodations
  • Admission fees to attractions and performances
  • VIP access and private events
  • Most meals during trip
  • Cultural experiences with local experts
  • Philly by Trolley Car
  • Mount Vernon Excursion
  • City Tavern
  • Panoraminc Tour of Washington, DC
  • Gettysburg National Park
  • Explore the National Constitution Center
  • DC Institutions including the Capitol, the Library of Congress and the Newseum.
  • Reading Terminal Market, America's oldest farmers' market
  • Gratuities have been taken care of on your behalf for all services included in the itinerary except for the Adventure by Disney guides. There is no need for you to worry about tipping the bellmen, housekeepers, waiters, drivers and local experts.
  • The customary gratuity to the Tour Direrctor is not included. Gratuities for your Adventures Guides are not included. If you feel that your Adventure Guides have provided excellent service, we suggest the following discretionary gratuity: Per Guest/Per Adventure guide/Per Day - $9 - $11 USD.
  • All items of a personal nature (room service, beverages, telephone charges, laundry, dry cleaning, special food requests, etc.) and meals not specified on the tour itinerary are not included and must be paid by the client.
  • Airline excess luggage charges, vaccinations, visa fees and services, airport arrival and departure taxes, individual train and airport transfers (when applicable), and other optional or incidental extras are not included.
  • All rates exclude airfare unless expressly noted.
  • 6 breakfasts
  • 3 lunches
  • 4 dinners
  • Kimpton Hotel Monaco Philadelphia in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (2 nights)
  • The Mayflower Hotel, Autograph Collection, in Washington, DC (4 nights)

Arrive in Philadelphia, Welcome Reception & Dinner at City Tavern

Philadelphia, USA

Upon arrival at Philadelphia Airport, meet an Adventures by Disney representative who greets you and your family. Relax as a driver assists with your luggage and whisks you away to the hotel. Unwind from your journey as your Adventure Guides check you and your family into your home for the next 2 days. The award-winning Kimpton Hotel Monaco Philadelphia has its origins in one of Old City’s classic buildings, which harmoniously combines its historical roots with modern amenities. Featuring stunning rooms throughout, this upscale boutique hotel is located next to Independence National Historic Park, Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell.

Browse around on your own in Philadelphia. The neighborhood is filled with interesting things to see, from historical sites to fascinating shops. And if you arrive in time for lunch or are just in the mood, ask your Adventure Guides which places they would recommend to get a Philly cheesesteak!

Meet your fellow Adventurers as you dine on authentic 18th-century colonial fare in the City Tavern. This tavern that was a favorite of America’s Founding Fathers and has been restored to its full glory. Served by staff dressed in period dress, you might run into some familiar local characters—like Benjamin Franklin!

Dinner

Kimpton Hotel Monaco Philadelphia

Trolley Tour of Philly, Independence Hall, The Liberty Bell, National Constitution Center

Philadelphia, USA

Hop onboard a privately guided trolley-on-wheels tour through the city. Stop along the way to explore some of the following landmarks:

The Liberty Bell: Find out the story behind the Liberty Bell and how it grew in significance to become an enduring symbol of liberty

The Betsy Ross House: Be greeted at the Betsy Ross House by a character playing the patriotic seamstress who created the American flag.

Independence Hall: Imagine yourself as one of the nation’s founders when you and your family sign a facsimile of the Declaration of Independence at Independence Hall.

Visit the National Constitution Center that inspires active citizenship as you learn about the origins of the Constitution and its effects not only in establishing the United States but also around the world.

Meander through Reading Terminal Market, America’s largest and oldest farmers’ market, established in 1892 and containing an abundance of locally grown crops and family-run eateries. Enjoy lunch on your own and choose from many types of cuisine, from Asian to Middle Eastern to Pennsylvania Dutch and more. Watch the Amish prepare their farm fresh products—and eat one of their soft pretzels while it’s still warm from the oven!

After the trolley tour is completed, be dropped off at the Kimpton Hotel Monaco Philadelphia. Then, take a moment to explore some of the fascinating places in Old City Philadelphia on your own.

Philadelphia is home to some of the finest restaurants in the world where you can enjoy dinner on your own. Ask your Adventure Guides for recommendations and find the ideal restaurant suited to your family’s taste and needs.

Breakfast

Kimpton Hotel Monaco Philadelphia

Gettysburg National Park Guided Exploration, The Mayflower Hotel & Autograph Collection Viewing

Gettysburg, USA

Have a boxed breakfast en route to the place where President Lincoln called for "a new birth of freedom"—Gettysburg. At the visitor's center at Gettysburg National Park, see A New Birth of Freedom, a film with award-winning actors about the historic battle that heralded the end of slavery. Afterward, marvel at the breathtaking cyclorama that depicts the Battle of Gettysburg, which was painted in the late 1880s by the French artist Paul Philippoteaux. The cyclorama's recent restoration was the largest conservation effort of its kind in North America.

Sit down with your fellow Adventurers for a hearty colonial meal at Dobbin House Tavern, a 200+-year-old colonial restaurant, teeming with history. Then discover the city's profound history with an expert National Park guide. Cross the famous battlefield, learn more about President Lincoln's immortal speech and discover what life was like in the Civil War era.

Washington, USA

Welcome to the Mayflower Hotel, Autograph Collection. Make yourself at home in this luxury hotel with its marble lobby, ballrooms and plush guestrooms. Recently refreshed, The Mayflower Hotel, Autograph Collection opened in 1925 and is considered a national treasure, listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Dine at your leisure in the hotel’s serene restaurant, featuring finely prepared dishes for your enjoyment. Under the supervision of Adventure Guides, Junior Adventurers partake in a kid-friendly meal, followed by a classic Disney movie.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

The Mayflower Hotel, Autograph Collection

Washington D.C. Tour with a Visit to Iwo Jima Monument and Arlington National Cemetery

Washington, USA

Take in the sights of this incredible city on a panoramic city tour. Traveling by motorcoach, you'll stop to experience firsthand some of the following:

Iwo Jima Monument: Discover details about the World War II battle at Iwo Jima in a privately guided visit to the 60-foot-tall United States Marine Corps War Memorial that depicts 6 Marines raising an American flag on top of Mount Suribachi.

Arlington National Cemetery: Pay tribute to the brave members of America's military who lived lives of "service to country" during a privately guided visit to this 624-acre cemetery. Surrounded by rolling hills and 100-year-old trees, it is the sacred resting place for over 400,000 veterans, active duty service members and their families. Visit the grave site of President John F. Kennedy and other renowned public servants and heroes. Witness the changing of the guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

Grab a delicious lunch on your own before heading out for some On Your Time to check out our nation’s capital. Ask your Adventure Guides for recommendations. Then explore the priceless treasures of the Washington area on your own. Sneak into the International Spy Museum or visit the National Gallery of Art with its Sculpture Garden. Be delighted by the Smithsonian Institution, containing over 137 million artworks, artifacts and specimens in its 18 local world-famous museums and galleries. They include the National Air and Space Museum, the National Museum of the American Indian, the National Museum of Natural History and the Smithsonian American Art Museum.

Enjoy a specially crafted dinner menu in a casual and fun atmosphere at The Hamilton. Next take a privately guided motor coach ride. You’ll be awestruck by Washington D.C. at night—with its spectacular national monuments and awe-inspiring statues dramatically bathed in light.

Breakfast, Dinner

The Mayflower Hotel, Autograph Collection

Tour of the Capitol, Library of Congress, the Newseum

Washington, USA

After a 15-minute film, begin your tour of the Capitol with the magnificent Rotunda and Statuary Hall. Then, take the walkway, which starts at the Capitol Visitors Center and connects with the Library of Congress via a long subterranean tunnel.

Visit the Library of Congress, the nation’s first cultural institution and the world’s biggest library. Established in 1800 by an act of Congress, the Library of Congress houses millions of books, photographs, recordings, maps and documents. There is a lot to see, including the Main Reading Room where a scene from Disney’s National Treasure II was filmed.

Enjoy lunch and Tour of the Newseum. Explore extraordinary exhibits and collections—and find out what’s behind the stories that makes the daily news. Learn about the 5 freedoms of the First Amendment and discuss limits to the freedom of the press, the media’s job of keeping government transparent, the role of new technologies and other modern day challenges.

This afternoon explore Washington, D.C. on your own. Visit the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and check out the Hope Diamond, designed and donated to the Smithsonian Institution by Harry Winston. While you’re at it, visit any of Washington D.C.’s renowned museums as well. Stroll alongside the Potomac River and see the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Memorial, Georgetown University and more. Hop on a bicycle and ride along one of the city’s scenic bike routes, such as the one along Rock Creek Parkway that heads towards the Georgetown district, passing the National Zoo along the way. From shopping to seeing historical sites, there is so much to do in Washington D.C.!

Have dinner on your own. Ask your Adventure Guides for a recommendation that best fits the needs of your family. And then you’re off for a culinary treat in this city filled with fabulous restaurants.

Breakfast, Lunch

The Mayflower Hotel, Autograph Collection

Boat Ride to Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon Excursion, Farewell Dinner & Junior Adventurer Treasure Hunt

Mount Vernon, USA

Take the scenic route to Mount Vernon, George Washington’s home. Enjoy a boat ride on the Potomac River and drink in the wonderful sights along the way. Visit the 500-acre estate, gardens and farm at Mount Vernon and immerse yourself in the life and lore of George Washington. Marvel at Washington's architectural achievements, delight in the vibrant gardens he designed and check out the 25 theaters and galleries featuring extraordinary collections. Revel in the details of 18th-century life on display!

Sit down with your fellow Adventurers for a midday meal at the charming Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant, where you will enjoy colonial cuisine and ambiance. Continue your deep dive into American history—explore Mount Vernon and its rich treasures on your own.

Washington, USA

Celebrate the Spirit of America at a dinner in a private room at the extraordinary Mansion on O Street! Junior Adventurers can enjoy a treasure hunt while you share stories about your vacation with fellow Adventurers. Offering fabulous food and a magical ambiance, this Washington D.C. gem is the perfect place to toast the end of a remarkable adventure!

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

The Mayflower Hotel, Autograph Collection

Transfer to Dulles International Airport

Washington, USA

Enjoy a delicious breakfast before heading for the airport. Then be escorted to Dulles International Airport for a flight leaving between 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM. And say goodbye to this remarkable city until you return again!

Breakfast

Departure Date
Price
Sun, May 26, 2019 – Wait-list
Call Us
Sun, Jun 30, 2019
$3,649.00
Sun, Jul 07, 2019 – Wait-list
Call Us
Sun, Jul 28, 2019
$3,799.00
Sun, Sep 08, 2019
$3,749.00

Important information:

  • All rates listed are per person based on double occupancy and are subject to change without notice. Your land package pricing will be confirmed and guaranteed once your deposit is received and applied to the booking, except where price increases may result from increases in government taxes or fees. Room configurations are subject to availability. Guests added to your party after the booking are priced at the prevailing rate at the time they are added.

ALL guests must carefully verify the existing identification requirements for their particular travel situation DIRECTLY WITH THEIR LOCAL CONSULATES OR EMBASSIES or with a visa service, as these requirements may change. Guests without proper documentation may be denied entry and will not be entitled to a refund
  • 120 days or more before departure: The per person deposit is forfeited.
  • 119-90 days before departure: 50% of vacation package price per Guest
  • 89-46 days before departure: 75% of vacation package price per Guest
  • 45 days or less: 100% of vacation package price per Guest
  • Any changes or cancellations to airline reservations made through Adventures by Disney either before or after departure are non-refundable.
  • Cancellation fees may also apply to any additional services, including extra night accommodations, independently supplied services, and optional excursions reserved prior to, during, and after the tour. If flight changes, including, but not limited to, flight cancellations or name changes, are requested after full land and air deposits are received, revision fees, change fees, or airline cancellation fees will apply.
  • All cancellations must be received in writing prior to tour departure. The cancellation policy will apply according to the date that the cancellation notification is received. The MINIMUM cancellation penalty is the deposit amount.
  • The purchase to trip cancellation insurance is strongly recommended.
  • Land only “from price” is per person based on two people sharing a room together and does not include airfare unless expressly stated.
  • All prices are in US Dollars.
  • A deposit is required to confirm a reservation, unless the reservation is made on or after the final payment date (as defined below) for the vacation package, in which case full payment is required. The deposit amount will be equal to ten percent (10%) of the vacation package price per Guest (the “Deposit”), not including any optional add-ons. Payment of the deposit indicates you have read and accepted all Terms & Conditions. Your booking is not confirmed until the deposit payment is processed and you receive a confirmation invoice.
  • Final payment is due 120 days prior to departure. Within the final payment date, payment in full is required at time of booking to reserve space. Reservations are canceled if final payment is not received by the due date.
DOWNLOAD OUR MOBILE APP:
iPhone App Android App
yahoo pixel