May 2 – May 6, 2012 Departs the evening of Wednesday, May 2nd and returns the morning of Sunday, May 6th. Overnight Transportation on Deluxe Motor Coach Two Hotel Nights All Meals (three breakfasts, three lunches, three dinners) All Admissions, Taxes, and Tips
TRAVEL: Roundtrip transportation to/from destination by Deluxe Motor Coach. All sightseeing transfers aboard deluxe air-conditioned, restroom equipped coach with professional driver. Your sightseeing program includes: Exclusive use of your own coach. You are never combined with another school unless you specifically make the request. No full or half day walking tours. Included in your tour price is the complete daily use of the coach for all of your scheduled sightseeing, allowing for maximum flexibility and comfort.
Sights 6 WelcomeTravelHotelMealsDirectorGuidesInsuranceRegister Washington D.C. Sights Capitol Hill White House Ford’s Theatre Iwo Jima Marine Memorial Smithsonian Institution National Archives Lincoln Memorial National Zoo – Panda exhibit Holocaust Memorial Museum Embassy Row Washington Monument Jefferson Memorial AND MORE!
Murray Language Academy SAMPLE ITINERARY No Swimming or Water Activities on this Tour THREE DAY / TWO NIGHT TOUR OF WASHINGTON, DC VIA OVERNIGHT MOTOR COACH DAY ONE MOTORCOACHES ARRIVE AT SCHOOL STUDENTS MEET AT SCHOOL EveningDEPART FOR WASHINGTON, DC ABOARD MOTORCOACHES DRIVING THROUGH THE NIGHT – REST STOPS EN ROUTE AS NEEDED DAY TWO 7:00 AMBREAKFAST – PHILLIPS FLAGSHIP - 202/488-8515 900 WATER STREET, SW., WASHINGTON, DC (sample) 7:30MEET STEP-ON GUIDES AT PHILLIPS 8:00DEPART FOR SIGHTSEEING MOUNT VERNON (TICKETS VALID THIS DAY ONLY) ORIENTATION CENTER – FILM MANSION & GROUNDS MUSEUM – FILMS & EXHIBITS LUNCH – PENTAGON CITY MALL – MEAL MONEY PENTAGON MEMORIAL AIR FORCE MEMORIAL IWO JIMA MARINE MEMORIAL 2:00ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY KENNEDY GRAVESITES 3:00GUARD CHANGE – TOMB OF THE UNKNOWNS 3:15WREATH-LAYING CEREMONY CHALLENGER MEMORIAL
3:15WREATH-LAYING CEREMONY CHALLENGER MEMORIAL WORLD WAR II MEMORIAL WASHINGTON MONUMENT – PICTURE STOP NATIONAL ARCHIVES 7:00DINNER – GOLDEN CORRAL, 301/324-6807 1001 SHOPPERS WAY, LARGO, MD (sample) 8:15 PMCHECK IN TO HOTEL REST AND RELAX AFTER A LONG DAY OF TRAVEL & SIGHTSEEING DAY THREE 6:15 AMWAKE-UP 7:15BREAKFAST - HOTEL 8:00DEPART FOR SIGHTSEEING 8:45MEET STEP ON GUIDES AT WHITE HOUSE WHITE HOUSE – PICTURE STOP (GROUP MAY ARRANGE TOUR) EINSTEIN STATUE 9:50GROUP PICTURE – CENTRAL PHOTO – GRANT MEMORIAL CAPITOL HILL LIBRARY OF CONGRESS 10:40ARRIVE CAPITOL VISITOR CENTER 11:20CAPITOL TOUR – ET WILL REQUEST APPOINTMENT SUPREME COURT – PICTURE STOP LUNCH – NATIONAL PLACE FOOD COURT – MEAL MONEY 1:45 PMARRIVE UNITED STATES HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL MUSEUM 2:00PERMANENT EXHIBIT TOUR LINCOLN, VIETMAN, AND KOREAN WAR MEMORIALS KENNEDY CENTER – WALK THROUGH WITH ROOFTOP VIEW SOUVENIR SHOPPING NEAR FORD’S THEATRE 6:30DINNER – UNO’S CHICAGO GRILL - 202/842-0438 50 MASSACHUSETTS AVE., UNION STATION (sample) GUIDES DEPART 8:15ILLUMINATED MONUMENTS TOUR 10:00 PMRETURN TO HOTEL
DAY FOUR 6:00 AMWAKE-UP 7:00BREAKFAST – HOTEL LOAD LUGGAGE ON BUS 8:00DEPART FOR SIGHTSEEING 8:30MEET STEP-ON GUIDES AT UNION STATION EMBASSY ROW NATIONAL CATHEDRAL – DRIVE BY NATIONAL ZOO – PANDA EXHIBIT SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION (GROUP’S CHOICE) LUNCH AT THE SMITHSONIAN – MEAL MONEY NATIONAL NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM NATIONAL AMERICAN INDIAN MUSEUM NATIONAL AIR AND SPACE MUSEUM AMERICAN INDIAN MUSEUM JEFFERSON/FDR MEMORIAL GUIDES DEPART 7:30DINNER – FUDDRUCKER’S, 703/642-0221 4300 BACKLICK ROAD, ANNANDALE, VA (sample) DEPART FOR HOME ABOARD MOTORCOACHES, DRIVING THROUGH THE NIGHT – REST STOPS EN ROUTE AS NEEDED DAY FIVE 7:30 AMAPPROXIMATE ARRIVAL AT SCHOOL
Accommodations 10 SightsTravelWelcomeMealsDirectorGuidesInsuranceRegister Clean, comfortable, and safe Student-friendly Close to attractions Students housed four per room (in hotels) Chaperones two to a room Private security service provides all night supervision Quality breakfasts
Meals 11 SightsTravelHotelWelcomeDirectorGuidesInsuranceRegister Restaurants with value, quality, and student-friendliness Close to activities Sensitive to allergies and dietary restrictions All Meals covered including taxes and tips
Tour Director 12 SightsTravelHotelMealsWelcomeGuidesInsuranceRegister Provides 24 hour support Works behind the scenes to manage the trip and ensure success
Tour Guides 13 SightsTravelHotelMealsDirectorWelcomeInsuranceRegister Licensed and certified guides Unique opportunity to experience the nations capitol a virtual “living classroom”
Price of Tour: $661.00 pp Includes everything! Only money needed is for a souvenir. Deposit of $150.00 to hold your students spot on the trip. Deposits are due on Wednesday, November 16 th, 2011. Parent committee will be formed to work on fundraising activities to defray the per student cost for families.
Thank You 15 SightsTravelHotelMealsDirectorWelcomeInsuranceGuides Thank you for traveling with, WE’LL SEE YOU IN DC!