12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

Berlin
Fly:  11​h 45​min
Newark
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
Washington DC
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
Philadelphia
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
Mystic
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Danbury
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 45​min
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  11​h 30​min
Berlin

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Newark

Newark ©
Newark is the largest city in the U.S. To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Newark sightseeing planner.

Berlin, Germany to Newark is an approximately 12-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Berlin to Newark. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Newark

Historic Sites
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Sacred Heart Cathedral ©
Sacred Heart Cathedral

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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.
Washington DC is known for sightseeing, museums, historic sites, zoos & aquariums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Washington DC sightseeing planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Newark to Washington DC. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
The White House ©
The White House

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day
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
On the 29th (Tue), explore the galleries of Independence Hall, then admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, and then stroll through Wissahickon Valley Park.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Philadelphia trip builder.

Traveling by train from Washington DC to Philadelphia takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Philadelphia are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to drive to Mystic.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Wissahickon Valley Park ©
Wissahickon Valley Park
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art

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day
Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Mystic Aquarium.

To see more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Mystic travel itinerary creator.

Traveling by car from Philadelphia to Mystic takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Philadelphia in August, expect Mystic to be slightly colder, temps between 30°C and 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Danbury.

Things to do in Mystic

Zoos & Aquariums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Mystic Aquarium ©
Mystic Aquarium

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Danbury

Danbury ©
Danbury is a city in northern Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States, approximately 70 miles from New York City. Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): tee off at Richter Park Golf Course.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Danbury itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Mystic to Danbury takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Danbury

Outdoors Golf
Highlights from your plan
Richter Park Golf Course ©
Richter Park Golf Course

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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.
New York City is known for sightseeing, museums, nightlife, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Central Park, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock Observation Deck, and admire the landmark architecture of Rockefeller Center.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the New York City itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Danbury to New York City takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Danbury in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 26°C in New York City. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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