WASHINGTON - the CAPITAL of the UNITED STATES
Day 1-st. New York, Washington.
Our tour brings you to Washington - the Capital of the USA.
Road to capital of the U.S. runs through 3 states: New Jersey, Delaware, and Maryland. Washington - the capital of the United States, located in the District of Columbia. If look at map , then the city is a correct diamond with each side about 10 miles.
Tours on American Capital usually start with Thomas Jefferson Memorial - the third President of the country, author of the Declaration of Independence.
Next to it is another Memorial - another president - Franklin Delano Roosevelt . Memorial consists of four parts, each devoted to one of four elections of FDR The memorial was built in Park, in which a few trees still re - main from the Sakura 3000 lot ( many years ago given as a gift by the Japanese Government ) .
We visit one more Memorial - President Lincoln . At the middle of this is located directly «pencil» Washington Monument, well visible from many parts of the city.
Near there are two majestic Memorials, of Korea and Vietnamese wars, which we visit as well .
After that we pay tribute to Albert Einstein monument , amazing bronze statue depicting him seating with manuscrupt papers in hand by famous sculptor Robert Berks . Then we depart to another part of the city to look at the Capitol , Library of Congress - the largest library in the world and the oldest federal cultural institution in the USA and the Suprime court of the USA.
The last point of the first day will be White House - the residence of the President of the country . It has been the residence of every US president since 1800. We will see the building from different angles. South from White House is located very amazing Zero Milestonne , a zero mile marker.
On the same evening, you'll see famous, beautifully illuminated memorials : Lincoln, Jefferson, Washington , and also Kennedy Center - a giant concert and theater complex.
Overnight in Washington .
Day 2-nd. Washington, New York.
Your day will begin with a visit to Arlington Memorial Cemetery, you will see the changing of the guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. After this we'll be on our way to the famous museum Mall, where there are more than 10 national museums. The two of them, perhaps the most interesting ones are : National Gallery and the Museum of Space. After visiting these museums we'll go back to New York City.
But before departure we will drive through the elegant Embassy Row, where foreign embassies are located in a diversity of architectural mansions .
The price includes:
- bus travel,
- DBL accommodation in hotel with breakfast,
- excursion to the accompaniment of the Russian-speaking guide.
The price does not include:
- all additional visits not mentioned in the program,
- tips to guides and drivers,
- meals, except breakfast on the second day.