USA - Add On Tours
After completion of their core educational programme in the United States, students have the option of extending their tour to visit one or more of the following cities:
- New York City
- Washington DC
- Niagara Falls
Orlando, Florida is considered to be the theme park capital of the world. Home to over ten theme parks and several world class attractions, a trip to Orlando is an unforgettable experience.
At Orlando, students can choose to visit Kennedy Space Center and any of the exciting theme parks – DisneyWorld, SeaWorld and Universal Studios.
Disney World is one of the best and most visited theme parks in the world. Disney World Orlando has four major parks – Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Animal Kingdom & Hollywood Studios. Students will have the option of choosing any one of the four Disney parks and spending the entire day enjoying the world class rides and shows.
Universal Studios Islands of Adventure
Universal Studios – Islands of Adventure is arguably the best theme park in Orlando. With amazing rides that include roller coasters, 4D rides, a brand new Harry Potter experience and enthralling shows, Universal Studios is a must visit attraction.
Sea World is the world’s premier marine park. From polar bears to penguins, dolphins to walruses, sea lions to whales, SeaWorld has got them all. With enjoyable rides, spectacular sea animal shows and rare marine life, SeaWorld provides a perfect combination of education and excitement.
New York City
New York is the largest city in America and one of the most exciting cities in the world. It exerts a powerful influence over global trade, finance, media, culture, art, fashion, research, education and entertainment. Students will have the option of spending two days in New York exploring world famous attractions including:
- The Statue of Liberty
- The Empire State Building
- The United Nations
- Madame Tussaud’s Wax Museum
- Times Square
- Wall Street and the Financial District
The Niagara Falls are located at the border of USA and Canada, about 7 hours drive from New York City. These are amongst the largest and prettiest falls in the world, with a discharge of around 600,000 litres of water per second. Students will get an opportunity to take a close look at the falls riding the “Maid of the Mist”, a boat which takes them to within a few hundred metres of the gushing water.
Washington, D.C. is not only the seat of the American Government but also a repository of American culture and history. Some of America’s greatest moments and heroes are commemorated by monuments and memorials of marble and bronze spread over the city and neighbouring areas. Students will learn about American politics through a guided tour of the Capitol and stops at the Supreme Court and the White House. The city also boasts of some of the best museums in America.
Some of the attractions that the students opting for the Washington D.C. extension will visit include
- The US Capitol (Parliament)
- Supreme Court and the White House from outside
- Smithsonian National Museum of Air and Space
- Lincoln Memorial
- Jefferson Memorial
- World War II Memorial
Boston is one of the most historical cities in the United States and is associated with the freedom movement. During a trip to Boston students will get an opportunity to visit the historical areas of Boston as well as tour Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), two of the best universities in the world.