500 Tours Sample Itinerary

The following is a SAMPLE itinerary. Please note that this is not the itinerary you or your child will necessarily be following on your trip. You will receive your custom itinerary from the teacher and/or tour director for your trip.

Sample 4 Night Program



Day 1


7:00 p.m. - Depart Hometown
11:00 p.m. - Sleep on the bus while en route

Day 2


6:00 a.m. - Breakfast: meal allotment en route
9:00 a.m. - NYC's official Visitor Information Center - Pick-up Tour Guide
9:45 a.m. - United Nations
12:30 p.m. - Lunch: Cafe Metro - 14 E. 42nd Street
2:00 p.m. - St. Patrick's Cathedral
3:30 p.m. - Rockefeller Center
5:00 p.m. - Dinner: Osso Buco - 1662 Third Avenue
7:00 p.m. - Broadway Musical or Play
10:30 p.m. - Hotel check-in: Quality Inn - Meadowlands
11:00 p.m. - Curfew: Security Guard comes on duty

Day 3


6:30 a.m. - Breakfast: Deluxe continental at the hotel
7:00 a.m. - Depart
9:00 a.m. - Ground Zero - Pick-up Tour Guide
12:00 p.m. - Board Ferry from Battery Park
1:00 p.m. - Lunch: Ellis Island Food Court
2:00 p.m. - Tour Ellis Island
3:30 p.m. - Statue of Liberty
4:30 p.m. - Board Ferry
6:00 p.m. - China Town
6:30 p.m. - Dinner: Jing Fong Restaurant - 20 Elizabeth Street
7:30 p.m. - Little Italy / Soho / Greenwich Village
8:00 p.m. - Empire State Building
10:00 p.m. - Hotel Check-in
11:00 p.m. - Curfew: Security Guard comes on duty

Day 4


6:30 a.m. - Breakfast: Deluxe continental at the hotel
7:00 a.m. - Depart
9:00 a.m. - Tour Central Park
12:00 p.m. - Lunch: American Museum of Natural History Food Court
1:00 p.m. - Tour American Museum of Natural History
5:00 p.m. - Depart New York City
7:30 p.m. - Dinner: meal allotment en route
11:00 p.m. - Sleep on the bus while en route

Day 5


8:00 a.m. - Arrive Hometown