Monuments, museums, shopping, history, harbour towns, quaint hamlets, beautiful cities, national parks and Blue Ridge Mountain scenery- this tour has something for everyone!
It had been an arduous four month journey crossing the Atlantic. The first English settlers in the New World were tossed and heaved in small ships on the open ocean. Reaching the shore of Virginia John Smith and his party found lush green forests, plentiful food, sunshine and the Kecoughtan Indians as they made their way up river to Jamestown.
A portrait of American history, this trip mixes the modern bustle of Washington, D.C., the simple Amish life of Lancaster County, and landmarks from the Revolutionary and Civil Wars. You'll enjoy Insider moments like… standing on the battlefield as a foremost expert of the Civil War talks of the people behind the Gettysburg battle. Painting a picture of the war cries and cannons that ripped through the tranquil landscape before you, they share incredible details that bring this eerie setting to life. You will also meet another local in Washington, D.C., who talks about the history and the modern day happenings of America's capital city, as they reveal some of its most iconic monuments and memorials.