23 days in Washington DC & New York City Itinerary

23 days in Washington DC & New York City Itinerary

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23 days in Washington DC & New York City Itinerary

Manchester
Fly:  12​h 15​min
Washington DC
— 11 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
New York City
— 10 nights
Fly:  11​h
Manchester

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center and Arlington National Cemetery. Get out of town with these interesting Washington DC side-trips: Baltimore (Oriole Park at Camden Yards & National Aquarium), Skyline Drive (in Shenandoah National Park) and Copper Fox Distillery (in Sperryville). Spend the 10th (Tue) exploring nature at Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts. The adventure continues: appreciate the history behind Korean War Veterans Memorial, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, get engrossed in the history at Newseum, and learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Washington DC travel route planning website .

Manchester, UK to Washington DC is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Manchester to Washington DC, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Manchester in July, with highs in Washington DC at 38°C and lows at 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Arlington, Baltimore, Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center, Skyline Drive, Historic Annapolis
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National Mall
National Mall
Korean War Veterans Memorial ©
Korean War Veterans Memorial

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Ponquogue Beach and Food Tours. Change things up with these side-trips from New York City: William Floyd Estate (in Mastic Beach), Bushkill Falls (in Bushkill) and Grey Towers National Historic Site (in Milford). There's much more to do: go for a walk through Central Park, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, and kick back and relax at Cupsogue Beach County Park.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City itinerary builder .

Getting from Washington DC to New York City by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Grey Towers National Historic Site, Ponquogue Beach, Belmar Beach, William Floyd Estate, Cupsogue Beach County Park
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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