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

Brussels
Fly:  11​h 30​min
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  11​h 45​min
Brussels

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Fifth Avenue and Ellis Island. Popular historic sites such as 9/11 Memorial and St. Patrick's Cathedral are in your itinerary. There's much more to do: explore the galleries of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Central Park Zoo, appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Trinity Church.

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Brussels, Belgium to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Brussels to New York City due to the time zone difference. In April, New York City is a bit warmer than Brussels - with highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

#Parks, #Museums, #Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

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.
Get in touch with nature at Tidal Basin and National Zoological Park. Popular historic sites such as Washington National Cathedral and Tomb of the Unknowns are in your itinerary. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and contemplate the long history of Georgetown University.

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Getting from New York City to Washington DC by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from New York City in April: highs in Washington DC hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

#Museums, #Parks, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tomb of the Unknowns
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Washington National Cathedral ©
Washington National Cathedral
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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