MAY 18 – 22, 2020

Explore Times Square, Chinatown, and ferry to the Statue of Liberty, and much more!

Round trip transportation, sightseeing tours, and site visits, all hotels with private bathrooms, breakfast days 2 5, dinner days 1 3, full-time tour director, overnight security chaperone, on tour tipping. All-inclusive insurance is available.

Courses are available in Art, Music, Media, History, Psychology, Sports Management, Photography, and Criminal Justice.

Statue of LIberty in NYC


The cost of the trip is $1,999 plus tuition/fees
OR 5 monthly payments of $389.80 after initial payment of $50.00
Monthly payments do not include tuition and fees



NYC Tour includes:

  • Round-trip transportation
  • 4 overnight stays in hotels with private bathrooms
  • Breakfast daily (except arrival day)
  • Full-time services of a professional Tour Director
  • Guided sightseeing tours and city walks as per itinerary
  • Visits to select attractions as per itinerary
  • Overnight security chaperone
  • Tour Diary™


  • Day 1 Hello New York
    • Meet your tour director
    • Midtown walking tour: Rockefeller Center, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Times Square, Grand Central Terminal
    • Dinner
    • Top of the Rock visit
  • Day 2 Downtown New York
    • Breakfast
    • Lower Manhattan guided sightseeing tour: Trinity Church, Wall Street, 9/11 Memorial visit, Chinatown, Little Italy
    • Ferry boat to Ellis Island & Statue of Liberty
    • Dinner
    • Course Activities
  • Day 3 Course Activities
    • Breakfast
    • Course Activities
    • Dinner
    • Broadway show
  • Day 4 Course Activities
    • Breakfast
    • Course Activities
  • Day 5 End Tour
    • Breakfast
    • Central Park walking tour: Cherry Hill, Strawberry Fields, Belvedere Castle, Delacorte Theater
    • Course Activities
    • Travel home


  1. Go to and click “Sign up now”.
  2. Fill out the application information and Emergency Contact info on the CONTACT page. Click Next.
  3. Select your choice for the optional Travel Protection Plan on the INSURANCE page. Click Next.
  4. Review the optional excursions, rooming & travel plans on the CUSTOMIZATION page. Simply select any of the options you wish to have. Click Next.
  5. Choose a payment plan and method that is most convenient for you on the PAYMENT page. If applicable, click “I have a voucher code”, enter scholarship code in the provided box, and click Redeem. Click Next.
  6. Review all of your info and tick the boxes to confirm all of the legal info on the CONFIRMATION page. Click “Submit Application” to complete enrollment.



  1. $50 Deposit (and optional travel protection) paid upon registration
  2. Billed automatically to your credit card or checking account
  3. Balance divided into equal monthly payments until 35 days prior to departure


  1. Pay in full at time of enrollment.


  1. $99 Deposit (and optional travel protection) paid upon registration
  2. Remainder balance due 60 days prior to departure. Please note that we do not automatically deduct payments on this plan; you must make each payment manually.


Steve Keeler
Director, Media and Telecommunications Programs


Official cancellation requests must be emailed to The parent or guardian of a participant may contact Explorica to inquire about cancellations.

If your account has an overpayment, Explorica will process your refund once all funds have cleared the bank. This usually takes about 2-3 weeks from the time the refund is posted. If your account has been cancelled, any refund due will be processed within 6 weeks of the date of cancellation. If you purchased Explorica’s Travel Protection Plan, you may submit a claim to Trip Mate.

Explorica issues refunds in the same method payments were made, unless paid directly from a checking account in which case a check will be issued. Please note that Explorica cannot refund credit cards that were not originally used for payments, or that exceed the total amount charged to that card. Please contact Explorica at 888.310.7121 with questions concerning your refund.


In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Section 504 of the 1973 Rehabilitation Act, Cayuga Community College provides reasonable and appropriate accommodations for qualified students with disabilities. Students or adults with special needs or physical disabilities may travel on an Explorica tour. Please let us know in advance of your departure and we will do everything we can to accommodate your needs. Please note: some bus companies and hotels overseas are not wheelchair accessible. We ask that you contact your Program Consultant or a Customer Care Representative with your specific needs. Read more about the Explorica Accessibility Policy.