10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Houston
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Cape May
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  5​h 30​min
4
Niagara Falls
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Houston

2
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): get a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Rodin Museum, admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, and then ponder the design of Longwood Gardens.

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Houston to Philadelphia is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Houston to Philadelphia due to the time zone difference. In June, Philadelphia is slightly colder than Houston - with highs of 84°F and lows of 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Cape May.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks Museums Classes

Side Trip

Longwood Gardens
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Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Philadelphia Zoo ©
Philadelphia Zoo
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art

1
night
Cape May

Cape May ©
Cape May represents the other Jersey Shore--the one you don't see on TV--the one with a rich history and a refined, relaxed atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): admire all the interesting features of Jersey Shore Alpacas, then get to know the resident critters at Cape May County Park & Zoo, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Stone Harbor Point, and finally stop by Kona Surf Co..

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You can drive from Philadelphia to Cape May in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Philadelphia in June, you will find days in Cape May are a bit cooler (78°F), and nights are about the same (64°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to New York City.

Things to do in Cape May

Outdoors Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Stone Harbor Point, Cape May County Park & Zoo, Kona Surf Co.
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Cape May County Park & Zoo ©
Cape May County Park & Zoo
Kona Surf Co. ©
Kona Surf Co.
Jersey Shore Alpacas ©
Jersey Shore Alpacas

4
nights
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.
Kids will enjoy Central Park and Statue of Liberty National Monument. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and see the interesting displays at New York Public Library.

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You can drive from Cape May to New York City in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus, tram, and train. In June, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

1
night
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
On the 13th (Thu), get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aquarium of Niagara, then Head underground at Cave of the Winds, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls. Keep things going the next day: get outside with Niagara Jet Adventures and then get curious at Niagara Aerospace Museum.

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You can do a combination of flight and bus from New York City to Niagara Falls in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from New York City in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Niagara Falls, with lows of 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Niagara Jet Adventures
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Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Aquarium of Niagara ©
Aquarium of Niagara
Niagara Aerospace Museum ©
Niagara Aerospace Museum

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