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.

Gettysburg - Philadelphia - Valley Forge


Day 1


9:30 p.m. - Depart Hometown
11:00 p.m. - Sleep on the bus while en route

Day 2


7:00 a.m. - Breakfast: Gettysburg area (meal allotment)
8:00 a.m. - Arrive Gettysburg Visitors Center
9:00 a.m. - Gettysburg 2 hour guided tour
11:15 a.m. - Gettysburg Battle Theatre - Movie
12:00 p.m. - Lunch: General Picketts
1:00 p.m. - Depart Gettysburg
4:00 p.m. - Arrive Independence Visitors Center - Pick-up Tour Guide
4:45 p.m. - Liberty Bell
5:15 p.m. - Dinner: Shops at Liberty Place Food Court - 1625 Chestnut
6:30 p.m. - Hotel check-in : Comfort Inn - Downtown
7:30 p.m. - Ghosts Tour of Philadelphia
9:00 p.m. - Return to the Hotel
10:00 p.m. - Curfew: Security comes on duty

Day 3


8:30 a.m. - Depart
9:00 a.m. - Franklin Institute of Science Museum - Pick-up Tour Guide
12:00 p.m. - Lunch: Independence National Historic Park
5:00 p.m. - Dinner: Spaghetti Warehouse - 10th and Spring Garden
7:00 p.m. - Ride the Duck Tours - Independence Visitor Center
8:15 p.m. - Return to the hotel
10:00 p.m. - Curfew: Security comes on duty

Day 4



7:30 a.m. - Breakfast: Deluxe continental at the hotel
9:00 a.m. - Depart: Pick-up Tour Guide
9:30 a.m. - Federal Reserve Bank - Money in Motion
10:00 a.m. - National Mint
11:30 a.m. - National Constitution Center
12:30 p.m. - Lunch: National Constitution Center Cafeteria
1:30 p.m. - Depart
2:30 p.m. - Valley Forge National Historic Park
6:00 p.m. - Depart
6:30 p.m. - King of Prussia Shopping Mall (largetst mall in the U.S.)
7:00 p.m. - Dinner: King of Prussia Mall Food Court
9:00 p.m. - Depart
11:00 p.m. - Sleep on the bus while en route

Day 5



6:00 a.m. - Arrive Hometown