15 days in Boston, Washington DC & New York City Itinerary

15 days in Boston, Washington DC & New York City Itinerary

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15 days in Boston, Washington DC & New York City Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  25 h
1
Boston
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h
2
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
3
New York City
— 6 nights
Fly:  25 h
End: Kuala Lumpur

3
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Museum of Fine Arts and Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum. Step off the beaten path and head to Fishing Charters & Tours and Boston Public Garden. Venture out of the city with trips to Sea Space Marine Discovery Center (in Provincetown), Newport (The Elms, St. Mary's Catholic Church, & more) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Gloucester). It doesn't end there: wander the streets of North End and steep yourself in history at The Paul Revere House.

To see maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Boston trip planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Boston is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 13 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Boston. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Kuala Lumpur in July, with highs in Boston at 33°C and lows at 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Boston

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Newport, Sea Space Marine Discovery Center, Fishing Charters & Tours, Dolphin & Whale Watching
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Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum ©
Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Dolphin & Whale Watching

3
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and Korean War Veterans Memorial. Arlington National Cemetery and National Air and Space Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, appreciate the history behind Jefferson Memorial, take an in-depth tour of Newseum, and explore and take pictures at National Mall.

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Fly from Boston to Washington DC in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In July, Washington DC is somewhat warmer than Boston - with highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Arlington National Cemetery
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Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

6
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Ellis Island. Discover out-of-the-way places like Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum and Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park. There's still lots to do: pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, don't miss a visit to Central Park, and get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City trip itinerary planning app .

You can fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In July in New York City, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 26°C at night. You will leave for home on the 21st (Sun).

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park, Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum
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9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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