Departure Date: 20/12/2018
Combine the best of both Boston and New York into one perfect holiday break over the Festive Season. Watch the city filled with a buzz during the holiday season with festive lights, decorations, window displays and a selection of Christmas markets.
Stay at the 5 Star Taj in Boston. This hotel first opened its doors in 1927 and is a classic property in Boston. Located at the corner of the fashionable Arlington and Newbury streets the hotel overlooks the charming Public Garden acclaimed for its lagoon used for swan boat rides and ice-skating. Three miles from Logan International Airport and close to major highways and railroad stations. Surrounded by art galleries, boutiques and restaurants, the hotel is in the heart of Boston. The hotel is also close to the Theatre District, historic sites and shopping at Copley Place and the Hynes Convention Center.
Old Town Trolley Tour of Boston
Hop aboard the city's most enthralling sightseeing excursion, Old Town Trolley Tours of Boston! Old Town. Trolley is the best way to relive history and see all that Boston has to offer at your own pace. While on board Old Town Trolley Tours of Boston, you'll feel as if you've journeyed back in time to the era of the first colonists.
The tour covers all the major areas including downtown, Beacon Hill, Back Bay, the theater district, and the waterfront. The friendly conductors narrate the tour offering a fun mix of trivia and humourous stories.
As the Old Town Trolley makes its way through the city, you'll have the freedom to get off and back on as often as you wish; and there's always another trolley coming along soon.
See ancient burial grounds, national historic landmarks like the Old North Church and the Old State House and many of the moving monuments in Boston like Bunker Hill and the site of the Boston Massacre. You can also hop off the trolley to visit chic shops, museums, fine restaurants and the famous pub that the TV show Cheers was fashioned after.
There's so much to do and see in Boston and you can discover it all on this comfortable, relaxing, informative tour. So, when you're ready to see everything from Faneuil Hall to the Historic Ballpark, the Boston Harbour and everything in between, take your seat on one of our orange and green trolleys.
Boston Trolley Stops (subject to change)
- New England Aquarium / Faneuil Hall Marketplace
- Historic North End
- USS Constitution and Museum / Charlestown Navy Yard
North Station / TD Garden
- Old State House Museum
- Trolley Stop Store / Theater District / China Town
- Cheers "The Original"
- Copley Square / Back Bay
- Christian Science Plaza / Symphony Hall
- Marriott Copley Place / Copley Place Mall
- Prudential Centre / Skywalk Observatory
- Fenway Park
- Cambridge / MIT / Harvard
- Charles Street / Antique Row
- Bacon Hill / Boston Common
- Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum
- Boston Convention Centre
- Massport / Black Falcon Cruise Ship Terminal (This stop is only open when cruise ships are in on a port of call)
- Liberty Wharf / Boston Fish Pier / Seaport District / Institute of Contemporary Art.
When visiting New York City during the festive season you really can't miss this unforgettable extravaganza featuring mesmerising dancing from the world famous Rockettes, heart-warming music & plenty of festive cheer. Each year, the Radio City Christmas Spectacular arrives in town to mark the beginning of the festive season. If you want to take a real bite out of the Big Apple, what better way than a Broadway show that true New Yorker's grew up watching?
Spend 3 nights at the 4 Star Viceroy Central Park New York. Viceroy Central Park New York redefines midtown by combining the pulse of the city's heart with the cosmopolitan spirit of uptown. Resort fee does not apply to Bonotel guests.
Radio City Christmas Spectacular Broadway Tickets. Over 75 years of breath-taking Christmas tradition comes to life on-stage in this phenomenal Broadway show. If you're visiting New York City during the festive season you really can't miss this unforgettable extravaganza featuring mesmerising dancing from the world famous Rockettes, heart-warming music and plenty of festive cheer. Each year, the Radio City Christmas Spectacular arrives in town to mark the beginning of the festive season. If you want to take a real bite out of the Big Apple, what better way than a Broadway show that true New Yorker's grew up watching?
The glamorous Rockettes invite you to witness the most dazzling display you'll see on Broadway. Topped with a sprinkle of Christmas magic, enjoy stunning choreographed routines where the girls glide across the stage in perfect unison. The up-tempo dance numbers and lively music offer a huge dose of festive cheer that everyone
Perfect for families, this Broadway show is like stepping through the doors of Santa's workshop, where your imagination is allowed to run wild and anything is possible. Prancing reindeer leap across the stage, dainty rag dolls come to life and an army of wooden soldiers stand to attention.
Of course, you'll also get the chance to see the show's guest of honour Santa Clause, as he soars above the audience in his enchanting sleigh. As snowflakes fall from above, listen out for classic Christmas hits like 'Jingle Bells', 'Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree' and audience favourites the 'Parade of the Wooden Soldiers' and the 'Twelve Days of Christmas'.
Admire dazzling crystal clad dancers twirl across the stage as they perform a stunning ice skating routine against a snow covered set, before witnessing the most impressive display of tap dancing you've ever seen. This breath-taking Christmas tradition has been delighting audiences for over 80 years now, and it just gets better
and better each time.
Experience a truly heart-warming piece of New York theatre history that combines the old with the new, with immersive 3D technology and LED backdrops that will make you feel a part of the show. We guarantee you'll be leaving with a smile on your face. Located in the iconic Radio City Music Hall, decked with enormous glittering
Christmas trees and sparkling lights, this one-of-a-kind festive celebration is something you really have to see. The holidays are coming, so make sure you don't miss out!
Return flights on Virgin Atlantic ex Johannesburg via London Heathrow to Boston, fly from Boston to New York and then fly back home from New York via London Heathrow to Johannesburg, approx. airport taxes, a return private transfer, spend 3 nights at the Taj in Boston, Old Town Trolley Tour of Boston, a return private transfer, spend 3 nights at Viceroy Central Park New York in New York, Radio City Christmas Spectacular Broadway Tickets
6 Nights from R33,600 pps
These offers are brought to you by Travel Counsellors (Pty) Ltd. Valid: 20 - 28 Dec 2018. Offers are per person sharing. Rates for other periods are available on request. Packages and airfares are subject to availability, airfare increases, seasonal surcharge; high season supplements and currency fluctuations. Supplier's terms and conditions are available on request. Offers include airport taxes. Packages exclude items of personal nature, meals & drinks not specified, options excursions, tipping. Additional information available on request. Valid for SA residents only. Terms and conditions apply. Prices and information correct at time of publishing. E&OE.