The Big Apple beckons and we have your Broadway tickets! Join us on this fall tradition of experiencing the sights and sounds of New York City’s best. Take your orchestra seats at three Broadway musicals, visit historic Radio City Music Hall to see the Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes—a holiday tradition in New York City since 1933! Stay at the Marriott Marquis Times Square, steps from the theatres, top restaurants, and world-class shopping. You’ll have free time to choose additional Broadway shows on your own or visit other attractions in the city as you wish. Discover the brand-new Museum of Broadway and cherish the classics at The Met Cloisters. Take a guided tour of the United Nations Headquarters and meet an actor from one of the featured musicals face-to-face. An experience at the New York Botanical Garden’s Holiday Train Show with a festive farewell lunch will be the perfect send-off from New York City.
- Stay at the Marriott Marquis in the heart of Times Square
- Orchestra tickets to three popular Broadway musicals
- See the Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes
- Meet an actor from a Broadway musical
- Visit the brand-new Museum of Broadway
- Tour the United Nations Headquarters
- Explore The Met Cloisters
- See the annual Holiday Train Show at the New York Botanical Garden
- Roundtrip commercial air from Indianapolis to New York City, New York
- 4 nights accommodations
- Breakfast daily
- 1 lunch, 1 dinner
- Sightseeing and admissions per itinerary
- Ground transportation
- Hotel baggage handling
This itinerary includes activities where moderate walking is required.
Tue, Nov 14: Fly to New York City, New York and begin your adventure by embarking on a visit to The Cloisters Museum & Gardens, a branch of The Metropolitan Museum of Art devoted to the art, architecture, and artifacts of medieval Europe. Located on a hill in Fort Tyron Park overlooking the Hudson River, this beautiful estate is like no other museum in the United States. Head to Times Square to check into the newly renovated New York Marriott Marquis Times Square in the heart of the theatre district, your home for the next four nights. Enjoy the evening at your leisure to get acquainted with The Big Apple or take in a Broadway show on your own.
Wed, Nov 15: After included breakfast at the hotel, explore one of NYC’s newest attractions: The Museum of Broadway. The interactive exhibits explore 300 years of history of Broadway and all the ground-breaking moments along the way. See many famous costumes and props, and discover more about the talented professionals that bring your favorite plays and musicals to life. Pick a spot for lunch on your own before taking in a matinee performance of Harmony. This New York Times Critic’s Pick features an original score by the legendary Tony, Grammy, and Emmy Award® winner Barry Manilow, with lyrics and book by Drama Desk Award Winner, Bruce Sussman. In the 1920s and 30s, The Comedian Harmonists sold millions of records, made dozens of films, and performed sold out shows in the biggest theaters around the world. Their heavenly harmonies and musical comedy antics catapulted these six talented young men from singing in the subway tunnels of Berlin to international superstardom. Learn the tale of the most successful entertainers you’ve probably never heard of… until now. Then, this evening, take your seat at the historic Hudson Theatre for Merrily We Roll Along. Featuring some of Stephen Sondheim’s most celebrated and personal songs, this Broadway revival features star performers such as Jonathan Groff, Lindsay Mendez, and Daniel Radcliffe portraying a talented musical composer and his two friends. Follow their lives over the course of two decades and witness how fame and fortune can change everything. (B)
Thu, Nov 16: This morning, take a short walk to a nearby studio to meet a Broadway performer and learn all about life on The Great White Way. Hear personal stories of career beginnings and the journey to Broadway stardom. Enjoy the rest of the day free to catch a performance of your choice on Broadway, have a meal at one of NYC’s many incredible restaurants, do some shopping or independent sightseeing. Whether it is your first visit to the city or your hundredth, the possibilities are endless! (B)
Fri, Nov 17: Today get a behind the scenes look at international diplomacy on a private guided tour of the United Nations Headquarters, located in the heart of the city. Learn about the history and work of the UN and its members and visit the famous General Assembly Hall and Security Council Chamber. Then experience a show that is loved and adored by all generations—the Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes at historic Radio City Musical Hall.Nothing compares to these high-stepping phenoms; a holiday tradition in New York City since 1933! The dazzling talent will amaze you, and you’re guaranteed to revel in the holiday spirit with a visit from jolly old Saint Nick. Following the show, enjoy an included dinner with the group before heading to the final musical of the tour, Back to the Future, adapted from the original 1985 blockbuster film of the same name. Welcome to Hill Valley! When Marty McFly finds himself transported back to 1955 in a time machine built by the eccentric scientist Doc Brown, he accidentally changes the course of history. Now he’s in a race against time to fix the present, escape the past, and send himself back to the future. (B,D)
Sat, Nov 18: Check out of the hotel after breakfast and transfer to the world-renowned New York Botanical Garden for a guided tour of their beloved annual winter event, the Holiday Train Show. This year’s display features an all-new, outdoor mountainscape of trains zipping through an enchanted wonderland of New York City landmarks. Top off the tour with a delicious farewell lunch in their historic Stone Mill, leaving time to explore the gardens and the gift shop prior to your flight home. (B,L)
New York Marriott Marquis, Times Square.
Conveniently located in the heart of the theatre district and Times Square, with entertainment and restaurants just around the corner. Highlights: high-speed Internet access (fees apply) • four restaurants, including The View Restaurant, the only revolving rooftop restaurant in NYC • fitness center.
- Package with Air
- Double P/P – $3,699
- Triple P/P – $3,449
- Single – $4,499
- Landy Only
- Double P/P – $3,349
- Triple P/P – $2,969
- Single – $4,149
*Subject to change due to fuel surcharge
Documents Required: Valid U.S. government issued I.D.