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

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

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

Start: Memphis
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
New York City
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Boston
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
End: Memphis

3
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes National Museum of African American History and Culture, National Museum of American History, Washington National Cathedral, and other attractions you added. The adventure continues: learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, pause for some photo ops at Jefferson Memorial, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip builder site .

Memphis to Washington DC is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Memphis to Washington DC is 1 hour. Traveling from Memphis in October, you will find days in Washington DC are little chillier (71°F), and nights are about the same (54°F). You will have some time to spend on the 7th (Mon) before leaving for New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites
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3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Top of the Rock as well as St. Patrick's Cathedral. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Central Park, take in the pleasant sights at Times Square, appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, and explore the galleries of The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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You can fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 57°F. You'll have a few hours on the 10th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Boston.

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
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

3
nights
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.
Explore Boston's surroundings by going to Marginal Way Walkway (in Ogunquit) and Cliff Walk (in Newport). There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, take an in-depth tour of USS Constitution Museum, browse the different shops at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, and get a sense of history and politics at Old State House.

To find photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Boston trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to Boston in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from New York City in October, with highs in Boston at 64°F and lows at 50°F. You will have some time to spend on the 13th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Cliff Walk, Marginal Way Walkway
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Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Faneuil Hall Marketplace ©
Faneuil Hall Marketplace

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