11 days in New York City & Washington DC Itinerary

11 days in New York City & Washington DC Itinerary

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11 days in New York City & Washington DC Itinerary

Milan
Fly:  12​h 30​min
New York City
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h 15​min
Milan

5
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Times Square and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. 9/11 Memorial and The Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, see the interesting displays at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, admire the masterpieces at Frick Collection, and take a stroll through Fifth Avenue.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our New York City tour planner.

Milan, Italy to New York City is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Traveling from Milan to New York City, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. In June in New York City, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 21°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

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9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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4
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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.
National Air and Space Museum and National Archives Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at National Gallery of Art and Tomb of the Unknowns. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, ponder the design of United States Botanic Garden, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and get to know the fascinating history of Capitol Hill.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Washington DC travel itinerary creator.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in June, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

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Tomb of the Unknowns
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National Air and Space Museum
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National Gallery of Art

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