9 days in New York City & Washington DC Itinerary

9 days in New York City & Washington DC Itinerary

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9 days in New York City & Washington DC Itinerary

Washington DC
Fly:  3​h 30​min
New York City
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Washington DC
— 6 nights
Washington DC

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Central Park as well as Times Square. On the 7th (Thu), wander the streets of Times Square and then take in the pleasant sights at Central Park. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through Fifth Avenue and then admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read New York City online trip itinerary maker .

Washington DC to New York City is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. February in New York City sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of -1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

#Parks, #Museums, #Neighborhoods
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Times Square ©
Times Square
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Fifth Avenue

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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.
Get some cultural insight at National Gallery of Art and Washington National Cathedral. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Washington DC: Horseshoe Casino (in Baltimore), North Gate Vineyard (in Purcellville) and Philip Carter Winery (in Hume). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, contemplate the long history of Old Town, do a tasting at Gray Ghost Winery, and pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip planner .

Traveling by flight from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in February, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

#Museums, #Wineries, #Parks

Side Trips

Horseshoe Casino, North Gate Vineyard, Breezy Point Beach and Campground, Skyline Drive, Old Town
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©

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