11 days in Washington DC, New York City & Niagara Falls Itinerary

11 days in Washington DC, New York City & Niagara Falls Itinerary

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Washington DC
— 5 nights
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New York City
— 3 nights
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Niagara Falls
— 2 nights

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes National Gallery of Art - Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and National Gallery of Art. Get some cultural insight at National Museum of African American History and Culture and National Portrait Gallery. Explore hidden gems such as Smithsonian American Art Museum and Smithsonian Institution Building. The adventure continues: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial, and explore the world behind art at The Phillips Collection.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Washington DC online itinerary planner.

Seattle to Washington DC is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Seattle to Washington DC. While traveling from Seattle, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Washington DC, ranging from highs of 71°F to lows of 54°F. On the 12th (Sat), you'll travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History ©

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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.
You've added American Museum of Natural History, The Lion King, Statue of Liberty National Monument, and other attractions to your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and 9/11 Memorial. It doesn't end there: make a trip to Times Square.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our New York City trip builder site.

Getting from Washington DC to New York City by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 70°F in October, and nighttime lows around 57°F. You'll set off for Niagara Falls on the 15th (Tue).

Things to do in New York City

Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Times Square ©
Times Square

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Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©

Honeymoon Capital of the World

The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
On the 15th (Tue), examine the collection at Niagara Power Project Visitors Center.

For maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Niagara Falls trip planner.

You can fly from New York City to Niagara Falls in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from New York City in October, things will get slightly colder in Niagara Falls: highs are around 63°F and lows about 46°F. On the 17th (Thu), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Power Project Visitors Center ©
Niagara Power Project Visitors Center
Bridal Veil Falls
Bridal Veil Falls

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