16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Boston
— 4 nights
2
Washington DC
— 4 nights
3
Williamsburg
— 2 nights
4
New York City
— 3 nights

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 Fenway Park and Marginal Way Walkway. Explore Boston's surroundings by going to Nubble Lighthouse (in York), Old Silver Beach (in Falmouth) and The Jenney (in Plymouth). There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, make a trip to Souther Tide Mill, buy something for everyone on your list at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, and explore the activities along Cape Cod Canal.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Boston driving holiday planner.

Istanbul, Turkey to Boston is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Istanbul to Boston is minus 8 hours. Traveling from Istanbul in August, Boston is a bit cooler at night with lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Boston

Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Souther Tide Mill, Marginal Way Walkway, Nubble Lighthouse, Old Silver Beach, The Jenney
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Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
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.
Attractions like The Pentagon and Vietnam Veterans Memorial make great kid-friendly stops. Explore Washington DC's surroundings by going to National Fallen Firefighters Memorial (in Emmitsburg), Gettysburg National Military Park (in Gettysburg) and Old Rag Mountain Hike (in Shenandoah National Park). There's lots more to do: ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, sample the fine beverages at McClintock Distilling, admire the natural beauty at Mary Livingston Ripley Garden, and get your bearings at Library of Congress.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Washington DC trip itinerary builder website.

Fly from Boston to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Boston in August, with highs in Washington DC at 36°C and lows at 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Theodore Roosevelt Island Park, National Fallen Firefighters Memorial, Gettysburg National Military Park, McClintock Distilling, Old Rag Mountain Hike
Highlights from your plan
Old Rag Mountain Hike ©
Old Rag Mountain Hike
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin
United States Capitol ©
United States Capitol

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.
On the 17th (Sat), make a splash at Busch Gardens Williamsburg. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sun): trek along The Noland Trail, look for gifts at Yankee Candle Company, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Colonial National Historical Park.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Williamsburg trip planner.

You can drive from Washington DC to Williamsburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Theme Parks · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

The Noland Trail
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Busch Gardens Williamsburg ©
Busch Gardens Williamsburg
The Noland Trail ©
The Noland Trail
Colonial National Historical Park ©
Colonial National Historical Park

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.
Attractions like American Museum of Natural History and National Museum of the American Indian make great kid-friendly stops. You'll find plenty of places to visit near New York City: The Whaling Museum & Education Center (in Cold Spring Harbor), Square House Museum (in Rye) and Coindre Hall (in Huntington Station). The adventure continues: take in the pleasant sights at Times Square, pause for some serene contemplation at Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, admire the landmark architecture of Chrysler Building, and get in on the family fun at Victorian Gardens.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the New York City trip tool.

Getting from Williamsburg to New York City by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. When traveling from Williamsburg in August, plan for a bit cooler days in New York City, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Theme Parks · Fun & Games

Side Trips

The Whaling Museum & Education Center, Square House Museum, Voelker Orth Museum, Coindre Hall
Highlights from your plan
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History
Times Square ©
Times Square
Chrysler Building ©
Chrysler Building

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