8 days in New York City & Washington DC Itinerary

8 days in New York City & Washington DC Itinerary

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8 days in New York City & Washington DC Itinerary

Nagoya
Fly:  25​h
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  20​h
Nagoya

3
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore The Metropolitan Museum of Art and 9/11 Memorial. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like American Museum of Natural History and Frick Collection. The adventure continues: go for a walk through Central Park, explore the world behind art at The Museum of Modern Art, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Chapel.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City trip planner.

Nagoya, Japan to New York City is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Nagoya to New York City is minus 14 hours. Traveling from Nagoya in October, expect little chillier with lows of 15°C in New York City. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
American Museum of Natural History ©
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

2
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.
On the 3rd (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Washington National Cathedral and then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, see the interesting displays at National Archives Museum, then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, and finally pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Washington DC trip planner.

You can fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in November, and nighttime lows around 5°C. On the 5th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

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

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