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Syracuse, 1000 Islands and the War of 1812 Bicentennial (3 days & 2 nights)

A panorama of Alexandria Bay featuring Boldt Castle on Heart Island. (Photo taken by: Jiri Eischmann)

GATEWAY: Syracuse
DEPARTS: Daily, June 1 through September 30

Culture and heritage abound in Syracuse with the Matilda Joslyn Gage Center featuring her life and work as well as the location that L Frank Baum wrote the very famous Wizard of Oz book. (Baum was Ms. Gage's son-in-law!) Onondaga Historical Association Museum with its Underground Railroad display is also included. A full day in the 1000 Islands that includes Alexandria Bay, boat ride to Boldt Castle and in Clayton a visit to the Antique Boat Museum. Finish the day with a stop at Sackets Harbor where you can walk the ramparts and view where one of the first battles of the War of 1812 took place. Included as well is the Carousel Center Mall and the Paul deLima Coffee Company and Museum.

Highlight Inclusions:

  • Matilda Joslyn Gage Center
  • Onondaga Historical Association
  • Alexandria Bay and roundtrip boat ride to Heart Island
  • Admission and tour of Boldt Castle
  • Antique Boat Museum
  • Sackets Harbor Battlefield and Visitors Center
  • Destiny USA
  • Paul deLima Coffee Company


Ramada Syracuse
1305 Buckley Rd., Syracuse, NY 13212

Recipient of the 2012/2013 Ramada Presidents Award. This hotel was recognized for demonstrating high levels of excellence in every facet of the hotel. While at the Ramada Syracuse, you will enjoy free wireless high-speed internet access throughout hotel with some wired rooms, complimentary cooked-to-order Full American Breakfast with some rate plans, fitness center, and free parking. Brand new state of the art Fitness Room and In-Door Pool and Spa are open. Ramada Syracuse looks forward to serving you at PepperCorns Restaurant and the Tailgaters Tavern Sports Bar.

Twin $279 / Triple $259 / Single $392 (All rates are per person.)

Sheraton University Hotels
801 University Avenue Syracuse, NY 13210

Enjoy a warm welcome at the newly updated Sheraton Syracuse University Hotel & Conference Center. We have completed a major transformation for a fresh look and added comforts. Keep the conversation flowing in our tastefully styled lobby and enjoy our guest rooms, with ultra-comfortable, all-white Sheraton Sweet Sleeperé Beds as well as complimentary wireless High Speed Internet Access in each room.

Twin $255 / Triple $249 / Single $389 (All rates are per person.)

*The rate includes all taxes but does not include gratuities. Package details & rates are subject to change.

We represent the best tour hotels in the region providing excellent group rates and first class customer service.

Rates include all taxes but does not include gratuities.
Details & rates are subject to change.
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