16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Washington DC
— 3 nights
2
Atlantic City
— 2 nights
3
Philadelphia
— 3 nights
4
New York City
— 6 nights

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Maine Avenue Fish Market, Chinatown, U Street, and other attractions. Get a sense of the local culture at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and National Gallery of Art. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to National World War II Memorial and United States Capitol. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, get a sense of history and politics at White House, browse the collection at Library of Congress, and pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip planner.

Jerusalem, Israel to Washington DC is an approximately 16-hour flight. You'll gain 7 hours traveling from Jerusalem to Washington DC due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Jerusalem in September, with highs in Washington DC at °C and lows at °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Atlantic City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Capitol Hill ©
Capitol Hill

2
nights
Atlantic City

Atlantic City ©
The gambling capital of the east coast, Atlantic City is best known for its numerous casinos, colorful boardwalk, and beach.
You've now added Tanger Outlet Atlantic City to your itinerary.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Atlantic City planner.

Drive from Washington DC to Atlantic City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or fly. Traveling from Washington DC in October, Atlantic City is a bit cooler at night with lows of °C. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Atlantic City

Shopping Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Quarter at Tropicana ©
The Quarter at Tropicana
Ripley's Believe It or Not! ©
Ripley's Believe It or Not!
Absecon Lighthouse ©
Absecon Lighthouse

3
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Elfreth's Alley as well as Philadelphia's Magic Gardens. Let the collections at Philadelphia Museum of Art and Barnes Foundation capture your imagination. Get a sense of the local culture at Eastern State Penitentiary and Liberty Bell Center. And it doesn't end there: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Independence National Historical Park, make a trip to Rittenhouse Square, take a stroll through Boathouse Row, and contemplate the long history of Washington Square Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Philadelphia travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Atlantic City to Philadelphia in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can catch the train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Independence National Historical Park ©
Independence National Historical Park
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Eastern State Penitentiary ©
Eastern State Penitentiary

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Terra Blues, Wall Street, Chinatown, and other attractions you added. You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Met Cloisters and SoHo. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Statue of Liberty National Monument. There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, explore the world behind art at Frick Collection, take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, and take a stroll through Greenwich Village.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read New York City trip maker site.

Traveling by train from Philadelphia to New York City takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. October in New York City sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 13th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Prudential Center
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Met Cloisters ©
The Met Cloisters
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral

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