14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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14 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Bucharest
Fly:  16​h 45​min
1
Chicago
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
Arnold
— 2 nights
bus:  2​h 30​min
4
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
5
New York City
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  16​h
End: Bucharest

4
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Museum-lovers will get to explore The Art Institute of Chicago and Museum of Science and Industry. The Field Museum and Chicago Cultural Center are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: catch a live event at Wrigley Field, take in panoramic vistas at 360 Chicago Observation Deck, admire the striking features of Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, and get your game on at BATL-The Backyard Axe Throwing League.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Chicago trip itinerary app .

Bucharest, Romania to Chicago is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Bucharest to Chicago is minus 8 hours. When traveling from Bucharest in July, plan for slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in Chicago: temperatures range from 33°C by day to 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Field Museum ©
Field Museum
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

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 25th (Thu), take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, then get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, wander the streets of Capitol Hill, and then take a stroll through Georgetown.

For ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Washington DC trip builder .

You can fly from Chicago to Washington DC in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Washington DC. Traveling from Chicago in July, things will get a bit warmer in Washington DC: highs are around 37°C and lows about 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Arnold.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

2
nights
Arnold

Arnold ©
Arnold is a suburb of Annapolis and a census-designated place (CDP) in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States. Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): take a stroll through Annapolis Towne Centre and then walk around Broadneck Park. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Downs Park, stroll around Kinder Farm Park, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Historic London Town and Gardens.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Arnold trip maker .

Traveling by car from Washington DC to Arnold takes an hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Arnold

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

Historic London Town and Gardens, Kinder Farm Park, Maryland Renaissance Festival, Annapolis Towne Centre, Downs Park
Highlights from your plan
Downs Park ©
Downs Park
Historic London Town and Gardens ©
Historic London Town and Gardens
Kinder Farm Park ©
Kinder Farm Park

2
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
On the 29th (Mon), get engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary, then admire the masterpieces at Barnes Foundation, then pause for some photo ops at Liberty Bell Center, and finally steep yourself in history at Independence Hall.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Philadelphia holiday builder tool .

Traveling by car from Arnold to Philadelphia takes 2.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Philadelphia can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Eastern State Penitentiary ©
Eastern State Penitentiary
Barnes Foundation ©
Barnes Foundation
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Lion King, Tour de Contrastes, The Morgan Library & Museum, and other attractions you added. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and 9/11 Memorial. Appreciate the collections at New York Public Library and Museum of Chinese in America. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Times Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Paul's Chapel, take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, and snap pictures at Brooklyn Bridge.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the New York City day trip planning tool .

Getting from Philadelphia to New York City by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library

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