13 days in Nashville, Washington DC & Boston Itinerary

13 days in Nashville, Washington DC & Boston Itinerary

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1
Nashville
— 3 nights
2
Washington DC
— 4 nights
3
Boston
— 5 nights

3
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Get some historical perspective at Andrew Jackson's Hermitage and St. Paul's Episcopal Church. Step out of the city life by going to Mammoth Cave and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Go for a jaunt from Nashville to Franklin to see Carter House about 30 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, take a memorable tour with Tours, steep yourself in history at Belle Meade Plantation, and take an in-depth tour of The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe.

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Toronto, Canada to Nashville is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, car, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Toronto in May, with highs in Nashville at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Franklin, Mammoth Cave National Park
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Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave

4
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 cultural itinerary includes sights like National Air and Space Museum and National Gallery of Art. You'll explore and learn at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and National Portrait Gallery. Explore Washington DC's surroundings by going to Gettysburg (Devils Den, Gettysburg National Military Park, &more). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Washington National Cathedral, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and gain insight at Georgetown University.

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Fly from Nashville to Washington DC in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Nashville to Washington DC is 1 hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel to Boston.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Arlington National Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

5
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.
Boston Public Garden has been added to your itinerary. Museum-lovers will get to explore Museum of Fine Arts and Highfield Hall & Gardens. Get a sense of the local culture at Freedom Trail and Cliff Walk. Change things up with these side-trips from Boston: Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Gloucester), Shining Sea Bikeway (in Falmouth) and Hoxie House (in Sandwich). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Trinity Church, see the interesting displays at Museum of African American History, steep yourself in history at The Paul Revere House, and admire the masterpieces at Otis House.

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Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Boston takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in May, expect Boston to be slightly colder, temps between °C and °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Falmouth, Newport, Lizzie Borden House, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Hoxie House
Highlights from your plan
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail

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