16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Istanbul
Fly:  12​h 45​min
1
Boston
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h
2
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Williamsburg
— 2 nights
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  5​h 45​min
4
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h
End: Istanbul

4
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Corn Hill Beach and Old Silver Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Boston side-trips: Cape Cod Canal (in Buzzards Bay), Marginal Way Walkway (in Ogunquit) and Jenney Museum (in Plymouth). And it doesn't end there: admire all the interesting features of Fenway Park, make a trip to Souther Tide Mill, take in the pleasant sights at Commonwealth Avenue Mall, and explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Boston holiday planner.

Istanbul, Turkey to Boston is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Istanbul to Boston due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Boston when traveling from Istanbul in August, with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Boston

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Nubble Lighthouse, Old Silver Beach, Provincetown Town Hall, Souther Tide Mill, Corn Hill Beach
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Corn Hill Beach ©
Corn Hill Beach
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Washington DC: National Fallen Firefighters Memorial (in Emmitsburg), Gettysburg National Military Park (in Gettysburg) and Old Rag Mountain Hike (in Shenandoah National Park). And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Tidal Basin, appreciate the history behind Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, and learn about all things military at Clara Barton's Missing Soldiers Office Museum.

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You can fly from Boston to Washington DC in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Boston in August, things will get a bit warmer in Washington DC: highs are around 36°C and lows about 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to drive to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

National Fallen Firefighters Memorial, McClintock Distilling, Gettysburg National Military Park, Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Theodore Roosevelt Island Park
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Old Rag Mountain Hike ©
Old Rag Mountain Hike
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin
Theodore Roosevelt Island Park ©
Theodore Roosevelt Island Park

2
nights
Williamsburg

Williamsburg ©
Founded in 1632 as a fortified settlement on the high ground between two rivers, Williamsburg served as a colonial capital of Virginia for over 80 years.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): make a splash at Busch Gardens Williamsburg. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at The Noland Trail, look for gifts at Yankee Candle Company, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Colonial National Historic Park.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Williamsburg trip planner .

Getting from Washington DC to Williamsburg by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in August, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Theme Parks Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

The Noland Trail
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Busch Gardens Williamsburg ©
Busch Gardens Williamsburg
The Noland Trail ©
The Noland Trail
Historic Jamestowne ©
Historic Jamestowne

3
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 enjoy American Museum of Natural History and National Museum of the American Indian. You'll find plenty of places to visit near New York City: Square House Museum (in Rye), Coindre Hall (in Huntington Station) and The Whaling Museum & Education Center (in Cold Spring Harbor). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Times Square, get in on the family fun at Victorian Gardens, appreciate the history behind American Merchant Marines Memorial, and have some family-friendly fun at VR World NYC.

To see photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the New York City day trip app .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Williamsburg to New York City in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. When traveling from Williamsburg in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in New York City: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Theme Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Voelker Orth Museum, Coindre Hall, Square House Museum, The Whaling Museum & Education Center
Highlights from your plan
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History
National Museum of the American Indian ©
VR World NYC ©
VR World NYC

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