from R7,910*It's got Jay-Z's seal of approval. Be sure to check out Times Square, Liberty Island (that's the one with the tall lady on it) Central Park, Manhattan and every other of place you've seen in your favourite movie or TV series set in wonderful New York.
Day 1-4 : New York CityBook and pay by - 31 January 2017
from R13,780*Hear the distant tune of the Bellagio fountain in Las Vegas? Or perhaps the echo of a bird's call swooping through the Grand Canyon? That's California calling, travellers. And she's calling for you. Begin this epic west coast wander in La La Land, before moving on to Sin City for three days of wicked shenanigans. Catch up on slumber whilst driving to Mariposa, where we'll regenerate in Yosemite National Park amongst nature at its best. When you've finished getting your Yogi Bear on, it's time to hit the home of Californian wine: Napa Valley. Pinot or Sav Blanc? It's your call. Finally, end the adventure in San Fran with a flower in your hair.
Day 1 : Los Angeles, CA to Las Vegas
Day 2 : Las Vegas
Day 3 : Las Vegas (Day trip to Grand Canyon)
Day 4 : Las Vegas to Mariposa
Day 5 : Yosemite National Park/Mariposa
Day 6 : Mariposa to Napa Valley
Day 7 : Napa Valley to San FranciscoBook and pay by - 31 January 2017
from R15,280*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
Day 2 : New York City / Newburgh
Day 3 : Newburgh / Finger Lakes
Day 4 : Finger Lakes / Niagara Falls
Day 5 : Niagara Falls / Sandusky
Day 6 : Sandusky / Chicago
Day 7 : ChicagoBook and pay by - 28 February 2017
from R17,010*Snaking through the jaw-dropping Appalachian Mountains, via the nation's capital, this route econmpasses everything from pioneer and political history to the musical legacies of Nashville and Memphis. Featuring a mix of camping and hotel accommodation, plenty of walking tours and more than a few museums, this overland odyssey has something for everyone, so jump aboard and get ready to explore one of the most fascinating nations on earth.
Day 1 : New York
Day 2-3 : Washington DC
Day 4 : Appalachian Mountains
Day 5 : Nashville
Day 6 : Memphis
Day 7 : New OrleansBook and pay by - 31 January 2017
from R17,790*Here is a trip that delivers pure beach bliss, idyllic islands, curious creatures and small towns packed with charm. First travel to Costa Rica to uncover cultural gems in San Jose and Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, then journey on to Panama for an intoxicating mixture of relaxation and adventure. Costa Rica and Panama are the very essence of Central American coastal beauty and this tour certainly catches them at their best.
Day 1 : San Jose
Day 2-3 : Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Day 4-5 : Bocas del Toro
Day 6-8 : Boquete
Day 9-10 : Santa Catalina
Day 11-13 : Panama CityBook and pay by - 31 January 2017
Las Vegas, San Francisco, LA, and the quest for the perfect burger - all that's missing from this quintessentially American experience is a ballgame and mom's apple pie. Promising unfiltered fun from dawn to dusk in some of the West's best locales, this trip mixes downtown excitement with all-natural, full-contact thrills exploring the Grand Canyon and camping under the stars in Yosemite National Park. All this in just one reasonably-priced week? This is America, the land of opportunity! Believe in the impossible.
Day 1 : San Francisco
Day 2 : San Francisco/Yosemite National Park
Day 3 : Yosemite National Park/Sierra Nevadas
Day 4 : Sierra Nevadas/Las Vegas
Day 5 : Las Vegas/Grand Canyon
Day 6 : Grand Canyon/Lake Havasu
Day 7 : Lake Havasu/Los Angeles
Day 8 : Los AngelesBook and pay by - 28 February 2017
from R26,570*Discover the unique combination of Spanish and Caribbean influences that shaped this country on a visit to rambunctious Santiago de Cuba. Learn whether you do, in fact, have two left feet in a salsa class and then brush up on your Spanish under the tutelage of your learned leader. Wander through the purposefully labyrinthine streets of Camaguey or marvel at the views from atop Trinidad's northern ranges. Whether you want to dance up a storm at one of Cuba's plentiful nightclubs or simply lie on its idyliic beaches, this emerging Caribbean hotspot has something for everyone.
Day 1: Havana
Day 2: Havana
Day 3: Santiago de Cuba
Day 4: Santiago de Cuba
Day 5: Camaguey
Day 6: Trinidad
Day 7: Trinidad
Day 8: Havana
Day 9: HavanaBook and pay by - 31 January 2017
from R37,470*Discover an array of colourful Argentinian attractions, travel to Rio de Janeiro to soak up 'la vida' Brazil style and experience life on a working estancia in Uruguay. South America will reveal itself as a fun, feisty and flamboyant continent that will leave you giddy and wanting more, more, more!
Day 1 : Buenos Aires
Day 2 : Colonia
Day 3 : Montevideo
Day 4 : Estancia Stay
Day 5-7 : Estancia Stay / Overnight Bus
Day 8 : Foz do Iguacu
Day 9 : Iguazu Falls - Argentinean Side
Day 10 : Iguazu Falls - Brazilian Side / Overnight Bus
Day 11-12 : Paraty
Day 13-15 : Ilha Grande
Day 16-17 : Rio de JaneiroBook and pay by - 31 January 2017
from R460*Hop on board for a quick and inspirational Harbour Cruise. See and hear about the majestic Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, the historic immigration centre and the World Financial Centre. Stare up at the awesome skyscrapers that make the fabulous skyline come alive.
DURATION: 60 minutes
DEPARTS: VALID 20FEB15-26APR15: Daily at 10:00am / VALID 27APR15-25OCT15: Daily at 10:00am, 2:30pm / VALID 26OCT15-31MAR16: Daily at 10:00am / (Special schedule on Thanksgiving, Closed on Christmas Day)
MEETING POINT: Pier 83 at 42nd Street and 12th AvenueBook and pay by - 28 February 2017
from R490*Soar 70 floors high and experience 3 viewing decks and the exhilarating joy of unobstructed 360 degree city views from Top of the Rock at Rockefeller Centre. Top of the Rock offers breath-taking 360 degree panoramic views of NYC from the newly renovated 3 tiered observation deck located on the 67th, 69th and 70th floors of 30 Rockefeller The glass-topped Sky Shuttle elevators are part of the Top of the Rock experience, not merely a means to get to the Observation Deck. In 50 seconds you will be whisked to the top in style. On the Observation Deck itself you will find the best skyline views Manhattan has to offer. By day you can see Central Park to the North and the Statue of Liberty to the South. At night, be mesmerized by the lights of the city that never sleeps.
DURATION: Varies depending on how long you wish to stay thers
DEPARTS: Daily - Observatory Hours: Open daily 365 days a year 8:00am until midnight - last elevator goes up at 11:00pm
MEETING POINT: 30 Rockefeller Plaza, entrance located on 50th Street, between 5th and 6th AvenuesBook and pay by - 28 February 2017
from R680*Get the BIG picture! Discover the secrets of the city on the classic 3-hour tour. You'll circumnavigate Manhattan Island and see it all - 3 rivers, 7 major bridges, 5 boroughs and, of course, a magnificent close-up of The Statue of Liberty.
DURATION: 2.5 hours
DEPARTS: 20FEB15-13MAR15: Daily at 2:30pm / 14MAR15-26APR15: Daily at 10:00am; 2:00pm / 27APR15-07SEP15: Daily at 10:00am; 12:00pm; 2:00pm / 08SEP15-25OCT15: Daily at 10:00am; 12:00pm / 26OCT15-31MAR16: Daily at 12:00pm / (Closed Christmas)
MEETING POINT: Pier 83 at 42nd Street and 12th AvenueBook and pay by - 28 February 2017
from R1,170*UPTOWN LOOP: Stops include Central Park, Lincoln Centre, Theatre district, Rockefeller Plaza, Radio City, Fifth Avenue, American Museum of Natural History, Cathedral of St. John the Divine, Apollo Theatre and Harlem neighbourhoods, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Guggenheim and other famous cultural attractions on Museum Mile and more.
DOWNTOWN LOOP: Stops include Empire State Building, Greenwich Village, SoHo, Little Italy, Chinatown, World Trade Centre site, Financial District, Battery Park (departure point for Statue of Liberty/Ellis Island ferry and a harbour cruise), South Street Seaport, Times Square, Rockefeller Plaza, Radio City, United Nations, Fifth Avenue and more.
BROOKLYN LOOP: Stops include Cadman Plaza/Brooklyn Heights, view of the Brooklyn Bridge and Manhattan skyline, Old Fulton Landing, Atlantic Avenue, Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn Museum of Art and Botanic Garden, Fulton Mall.
NIGHT TOUR (Not a hop-on hop-off tour): View many sites from Times Square, Empire State Building to Greenwich Village and SoHo. See all the glittering lights of 'the City that never sleeps'. Includes a stop in Brooklyn for magnificent views of Manhattan's skyline.
HOLIDAY LIGHTS TOUR: During holiday season the Night Tour becomes a 'Holiday Lights' Tour, featuring animated window displays and holiday decorations at New York's famous department stores, giant tree at Rockefeller Centre and Manhattan's other unique sights during holidays.
DURATION: 48 hours from when ticket is issued
DEPARTS: Daily except Christmas Day and New Year's Day (Night Tour and Holiday Lights Tour also do not operate 26NOV15; 24DEC15-25DEC15; 31DEC15-01JAN16 Last tour departs at 12:00pm December 24 and December 31
MEETING POINT: Hop-on/hop-off tours can be picked up anywhere along the route once you have exchanged your voucher for a ticketBook and pay by - 28 February 2017
from R1,970*Fully guided night tour in English in the comfort of an air-conditioned motor coach. This tour package includes a guided walking tour of the new Highline in the Meatpacking district, a romantic dinner at one of Little Italy's oldest restaurants, a Harbour cruise with a champagne toast, a close-up view of the Statue of Liberty, and a ticket for a jaw dropping view of the city skyline from the Top of the Rock Observatory.
DURATION: Approximately 5 Hours
DEPARTS: Departs daily at 06:00pm
MEETING POINT: Check-in at 05:30pm at Grayline Visitor Center, 777 8th Avenue,(between 47th and 48th Streets)Book and pay by - 28 February 2017
WHY GO TOURING?
- Visit more places in one holiday transport
- Sightseeing and meals included
- Great optional extras and activities
- Save up to 35% compared to normal holidays
- Insider access and no queues at attractions