9 days in New York City, Boston & Washington DC Itinerary

9 days in New York City, Boston & Washington DC Itinerary

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9 days in New York City, Boston & Washington DC Itinerary

Houston
Fly:  7​h
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly + bus:  3​h 15​min
Boston
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  3​h
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h
Houston

4
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.
Bring the kids along to Central Park and Statue of Liberty National Monument. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, enjoy breathtaking views from Top of the Rock Observation Deck, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Paul's Chapel, and examine the collection at New York Public Library.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the New York City road trip planner .

Houston to New York City is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Houston to New York City, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Houston in May, with highs in New York City at 69°F and lows at 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

#Museums, #Parks, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Brooklyn Bridge
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

1
day
Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden and then explore and take pictures at Fenway Park.

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Do a combination of flight and bus from New York City to Boston in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in May, Boston is slightly colder at night with lows of 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Boston

#Parks
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Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park

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.
Kids will enjoy National Air and Space Museum and National Zoological Park. There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Tidal Basin, appreciate the history behind Washington Monument, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and ponder the world of politics at White House.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Washington DC trip maker site .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Boston to Washington DC in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Boston in May: high temperatures in Washington DC hover around 76°F and lows are around 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

#Museums, #Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin

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