20 days in United States Itinerary

20 days in United States Itinerary

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20 days in United States Itinerary

New Delhi
Fly + train:  17​h 45​min
Philadelphia
— 1 night
train + subway:  1​h 45​min
Brooklyn
— 2 nights
taxi:  15​min
New York City
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h
Allendale
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
Niagara Falls
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
Ann Arbor
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h 30​min
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Drive:  45​min
Fairfax
— 2 nights
Fly:  18​h 30​min
New Delhi

2
days
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): get curious at The Franklin Institute, admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, and then take in the pleasant sights at Longwood Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, explore the world behind art at Barnes Foundation, browse the eclectic array of goods at Reading Terminal Market, then contemplate the long history of Liberty Bell Center, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Philadelphia attractions site .

New Delhi, India to Philadelphia is an approximately 18-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 10 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in April, expect Philadelphia to be much colder, temps between 22°C and 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Brooklyn.

Things to do in Philadelphia

#Museums, #Nightlife, #Parks

Side Trip

Longwood Gardens
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Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
The Franklin Institute ©
The Franklin Institute

2
days
Brooklyn

Brooklyn ©
Though it may be less popular or touristy than its big brother Manhattan, Brooklyn boasts of one of the largest and hippest art districts in the United States.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): meet the residents at Bronx Zoo and then admire all the interesting features of Yankee Stadium. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Prospect Park, then take in the waterfront at Coney Island USA, and then admire the natural beauty at Brooklyn Botanic Garden.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Brooklyn trip app .

Getting from Philadelphia to Brooklyn by combination of train and subway takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In April in Brooklyn, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can go by car to New York City.

Things to do in Brooklyn

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Bronx
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Bronx Zoo ©
Bronx Zoo
Coney Island USA ©
Coney Island USA
Brooklyn Botanic Garden ©
Brooklyn Botanic Garden

4
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, stroll through The High Line, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, and admire the landmark architecture of Grand central terminal.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City road trip tool .

New York City is just a short distance from Brooklyn. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in May, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Allendale.

Things to do in New York City

#Museums, #Parks, #Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

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Allendale

Allendale
Allendale is a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Allendale road trip planning site .

Traveling by car from New York City to Allendale takes an hour. In May in Allendale, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Allendale

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Van Saun County Park / Bergen County Zoological Park

3
days
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Step out of Niagara Falls to go to Buffalo and see Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House Complex, which is approximately 30 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls, admire nature's wide array of creatures at The Buffalo Zoo, head off the coast to Three Sisters Island, and explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Niagara Falls day trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Allendale to Niagara Falls. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Allendale in May, with highs in Niagara Falls at 23°C and lows at 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Ann Arbor.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

#Parks, #Nature, #Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Buffalo
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Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Bridal Veil Falls ©
Bridal Veil Falls

2
days
Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor ©
Ann Arbor is a city in the U.S. On the 10th (Thu), don't miss a visit to University of Michigan, then admire all the interesting features of Michigan Stadium, then take in nature's colorful creations at Matthaei Botanical Gardens, and finally explore the engaging exhibits at Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Fri): meet the residents at SEA LIFE Michigan Aquarium and then browse the different shops at Great Lakes Crossing Outlets.

For photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Ann Arbor tour planning tool .

You can drive from Niagara Falls to Ann Arbor in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. In May, daytime highs in Ann Arbor are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Ann Arbor

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Auburn Hills
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Matthaei Botanical Gardens ©
Matthaei Botanical Gardens
University of Michigan ©
University of Michigan
Great Lakes Crossing Outlets ©
Great Lakes Crossing Outlets

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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Tidal Basin, stroll through National Zoological Park, get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Washington DC itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Ann Arbor to Washington DC in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Ann Arbor in May, with highs in Washington DC at 29°C and lows at 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Fairfax.

Things to do in Washington DC

#Museums, #Parks, #Outdoors
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park

2
days
Fairfax

Fairfax ©
Fairfax, colloquially Central Fairfax, Downtown Fairfax, Fairfax City, Oldtown Fairfax, Historic Fairfax, or the City of Fairfax, is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of George Washington's Mount Vernon, then explore the activities along Burke Lake Park, and then see the interesting displays at Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Great Falls Park.

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Getting from Washington DC to Fairfax by car takes about an hour. Traveling from Washington DC in May, plan for little chillier nights in Fairfax, with lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fairfax

#Nature, #Parks, #Museums

Side Trips

Great Falls Park, Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, George Washington's Mount Vernon, Burke Lake Park
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Great Falls Park ©
Great Falls Park
Burke Lake Park ©
Burke Lake Park
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center ©
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center

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