11 days in Chicago, Washington DC & New York City Itinerary

11 days in Chicago, Washington DC & New York City Itinerary

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Chicago
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Washington DC
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New York City
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Chicago

Chicago ©

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
You'll explore and learn at Cantigny Park and Oriental Institute Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to New Buffalo (New Buffalo Public Beach & Four Winds Casino). There's more to do: engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Chicago tour app.

New Delhi, India to Chicago is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Chicago is minus 11.5 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in August, things will get slightly colder in Chicago: highs are around 33°C and lows about 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks · Fun & Games

Side Trips

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Military Museum
Cantigny Park
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Specialty Museum
Oriental Institute Museum
4.8

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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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate National Museum of the Marine Corps and Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum. Popular historic sites such as George Washington's Mount Vernon and Manassas National Battlefield Park are in your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Old Town, admire the sheer force of Potomac River, get a taste of the local shopping with Torpedo Factory Art Center, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Basilica of Saint Mary.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Washington DC holiday planning app.

Fly from Chicago to Washington DC in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Washington DC is 1 hour. In August, daytime highs in Washington DC are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

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New York City

New York City ©

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Silverball Pinball Museum, then look for gifts at Cheese on Main, and then stroll through Point Pleasant Beach.

Before you visit New York City, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can take a train from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 25°C. On the 10th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Specialty Museum
Silverball Pinball Museum
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Religious Site
Sri Guruvayoorappan Temple
4.9

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