15 days in Houston & New York City Itinerary

15 days in Houston & New York City Itinerary

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15 days in Houston & New York City Itinerary

Start: Lisbon
Fly:  16​h 15​min
1
Houston
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h 45​min
2
New York City
— 10 nights
Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: Lisbon

3
nights
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Houston is known for museums, nightlife, childrens museums, fun & games, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: test your problem-solving skills at Escape Hunt, stroll the grounds of Glenwood Cemetery, stroll around Smither Park, and trek along White Oak Bayou Trail.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Houston online tour planner .

Lisbon, Portugal to Houston is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Western European Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -6 hour difference. Traveling from Lisbon in February, things will get a bit warmer in Houston: highs are around 24°C and lows about 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Houston

Fun & Games Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Smither Park ©
Smither Park
Glenwood Cemetery ©
Glenwood Cemetery
Chinatown ©
Chinatown

10
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, wander the streets of Times Square, and take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the New York City trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Houston to New York City in 7 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Houston to New York City. In February, New York City is colder than Houston - with highs of 9°C and lows of -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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