New York to Chicago

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New York to Chicago

from £559
Duration: up to 7 days
Countries: United States of America
See the sights in New York City, get wet on the Maid of the Mist at Niagara Falls, revel in the beauty of the Finger Lakes and sample famous Chicago pizza.

New York to Chicago

The Big Apple, Finger Lakes, a Windy City and some waterfalls that are so famous they don’t need a nickname—welcome to the most jam-packed week-long road trip in America. Experience skyscrapers, music and street life in two of the coolest cities in the US and breathe in the fresh air in upstate New York. We’ll throw in Niagara Falls for good measure. You’ll stay in the heart of the cities, and camping will keep you snug in the region's wild heart. Quick and affordable—how’s that for a great deal?


Day 1 - New York City
Arrive at any time. Consider arriving early to see more of this city.

Day 2 - New York City/Newburgh
Dive into the hustle and bustle of the Big Apple on a brief orientation to the city with your CEO, then trade the big city for a campfire. Visit towering Taughannock Falls and opt to rent a canoe.

Day 3 - Finger Lakes
Discover the natural beauty of the Finger Lakes, visit towering Taughannock Falls and cool off in the lake or rent a canoe.

Day 4 - Niagara Falls
Get wet on the Maid of the Mist boat tour and be sure to check out the falls illuminated in the evening.

Day 5 - Cleveland/Sandusky
Travel to Cleveland and opt to tour the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame before continuing to Sandusky for the night.

Day 6 - Chicago
See the sights on an orientation tour. Stroll along the boardwalk of the Navy Pier and opt to ride to the top of Willis (formerly Sears) Tower, then hit the town for a final night with the group.

Day 7 - Chicago
Depart at any time.

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from £559


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Hotel (1 night), hostel (1 night), participation camping (4 nights).


4 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinners
Allow $100-150 for meals not included


Free Wi-Fi - This adventure boasts vans fitted with wi-fi for up to five users at a time. Check your email, upload a photo to Facebook, or send a tweet to your friends.
Entrance fees to all state parks. Orientation to Chicago. Maid of the Mist boat tour (Niagara Falls).
Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout.

About StudentUniverse

StudentUniverse has been supplying the best flight, hotel and tours deals to students around the world for years now and we’re delighted to be the preferred travel partner of and to make your travel experience even more amazing.

We have a great team of travel gurus that understand what a gap year is all about just waiting to help you, and since we are part of the Flight Centre Travel Group we are able to offer the best flights, gap year packages, hostels, tours, volunteer placements and insurance - the works. This is not your average travel agency, it’s the ultimate backpacker travel agency.

If you’d like to get in touch to chat about your travels, even if you’re in the preliminary stages and you’d just like some advice, give us a call on 0333 333 9923 or submit an enquiry to StudentUniverse – we’d love to hear from you.

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