10 days in New York City, Boston & Washington DC Itinerary

10 days in New York City, Boston & Washington DC Itinerary

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10 days in New York City, Boston & Washington DC Itinerary

Adelaide
Fly + bus:  29​h
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  3​h 15​min
Boston
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  3​h
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  27​h
Adelaide

2
days
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial and then go for a walk through Central Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Wed): enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and then snap pictures at Brooklyn Bridge.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our New York City online itinerary planner .

Adelaide, Australia to New York City is an approximately 29-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 14 hours traveling from Adelaide to New York City. Traveling from Adelaide in August, things will get much warmer in New York City: highs are around 34°C and lows about 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

#Parks, #Museums, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Brooklyn Bridge
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

2
days
Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): wander the streets of North End, then buy something for everyone on your list at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Boston Common. On the 17th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, then admire the natural beauty at Boston Public Garden, and then explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts.

For traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Boston trip planner .

Getting from New York City to Boston by combination of flight and bus takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Boston when traveling from New York City in August, with lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Boston

#Museums, #Parks, #Neighborhoods
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Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum ©
Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
North End ©
North End

3
days
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Step off the beaten path and head to Korean War Veterans Memorial and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, appreciate the history behind National World War II Memorial, examine the collection at Newseum, and stroll the grounds of Arlington National Cemetery.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip itinerary maker site .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Boston to Washington DC in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In August, Washington DC is a bit warmer than Boston - with highs of 36°C and lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

#Museums, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Arlington National Cemetery
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