11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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11 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly + train:  13​h 30​min
1
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Washington DC
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
3
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
4
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: London

2
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls, then stroll through Niagara Gorge Trail, and then immerse yourself in nature at Devil's Hole State Park.

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London, UK to Niagara Falls is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from London to Niagara Falls due to the time zone difference. When traveling from London in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Niagara Falls, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Trails
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Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Devil's Hole State Park ©
Devil's Hole State Park

2
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.
On the 23rd (Mon), explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, then get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Gulf Branch Nature Center.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Washington DC trip planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Niagara Falls to Washington DC in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Traveling from Niagara Falls in September, expect Washington DC to be a bit warmer, temps between 32°C and 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Gulf Branch Nature Center
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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 25th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, then take in the history at Valley Forge National Historical Park, then admire the masterpieces at Barnes Foundation, and finally contemplate the long history of Liberty Bell Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, then take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, then get a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Independence National Historical Park.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Philadelphia road trip planning site .

Traveling by train from Washington DC to Philadelphia takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September in Philadelphia, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

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Valley Forge National Historical Park
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Barnes Foundation ©
Barnes Foundation
Valley Forge National Historical Park ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Hook Mountain State Park and Speed Boats Tours. Get some cultural insight at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and 9/11 Memorial. Next up on the itinerary: go for a walk through Central Park, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, admire the natural beauty at Hallett Nature Sanctuary, and explore the landscape on two wheels at East River Waterfront Esplanade.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read New York City itinerary builder app .

Traveling by train from Philadelphia to New York City takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September in New York City, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Hook Mountain State Park
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
East River Waterfront Esplanade ©
East River Waterfront Esplanade

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