12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sheridan
Drive:  15​h 45​min
1
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
New York City
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Boston
— 4 nights
Drive:  7​h 45​min
4
Gettysburg
— 1 night
Drive:  16​h
End: Sheridan

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 7th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Washington DC trip itinerary builder site .

Sheridan to Washington DC is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. In June, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral. On the 10th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial and then take in the pleasant sights at Central Park.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City trip planner .

Fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Washington DC in June, plan for a bit cooler days in New York City, with highs around 80°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Central Park ©
Central Park

4
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.
You'll explore and learn at Museum of Fine Arts and Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Hampton Beach State Park and Old State House. Step out of Boston with an excursion to Canobie Lake Park in Salem--about 58 minutes away. The adventure continues: enjoy the sea views from Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse, steep yourself in history at Old North Church & Historic Site, pause for some serene contemplation at King's Chapel, and get engrossed in the history at USS Constitution Museum.

To see reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Boston online trip builder .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to Boston in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from New York City in June since evenings lows in Boston dip to 60°F. On the 15th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Gettysburg.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse, Hampton Beach State Park, Canobie Lake Park
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Hampton Beach State Park ©
Hampton Beach State Park
Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse ©
Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse

1
night
Gettysburg

Gettysburg ©
Located near the memorial park marking the site of one of the largest Civil War battles, the town of Gettysburg sits in a landscape of rolling green hills with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.
For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Gettysburg online trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Boston to Gettysburg in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 62°F. On the 16th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Evergreen Cemetery ©
Evergreen Cemetery

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