Land in the ‘Big Apple’ and transfer to your accommodation. Start your time in New York with a guided tour of Macy’s. Your students will get to understand the inner workings of America’s largest department store and get an introduction to the merchandising that runs from above the shop floor.
In the morning, you and your group will meet your professional tour guide who will show you the ‘ins’ and ‘outs’ of the Financial District. You and your group can trace back to the establishment of Wall Street and get a glimpse of traders in action. In the afternoon, your students can venture over to the 9/11 Memorial & Museum, one of the biggest monuments to show respect to modern history. In the evening students will get the chance to see the Blue Man Group in action & enjoy a backstage pass where they will meet the cast out of costume, enjoy a lighting tutorial, meet the director & get a chance to play with the instruments.
Do as the bankers do and rise early in order to visit the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, following this your students will be heading to the National Museum of Mathematics. Your guide will explain the countless banking functions and your students will grasp a better understanding of the value of gold held here. In the evening, your students will get the once in a lifetime opportunity to watch a Broadway Show.
On the morning of their final day, your students can visit the iconic Empire State Building for great views of the city. Later your group can enjoy some free time to explore the city at their will, we recommend the greenery of Central Park. In the evening transfer to the airport for your late flight home.