8 days in New York City & Los Angeles Itinerary

8 days in New York City & Los Angeles Itinerary

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8 days in New York City & Los Angeles Itinerary

Darwin
Fly:  33​h
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  9​h
Los Angeles
— Few hours
Fly:  25​h
Darwin

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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 museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Central Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, and take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock Observation Deck.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our New York City travel planner .

Darwin, Australia to New York City is an approximately 33-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time (Northern Territory) (ACST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -14 hour difference. Traveling from Darwin in March, things will get colder in New York City: highs are around 11°C and lows about 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in New York City

#Museums, #Parks, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Brooklyn Bridge
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

few
hours
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles visit site .

You can do a combination of flight and train from New York City to Los Angeles in 9 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Los Angeles is minus 3 hours. Traveling from New York City in March, expect nights in Los Angeles to be a bit warmer, around 14°C, while days are much warmer, around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Museums
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The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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