16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
1
New York City
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Boston
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
3
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 30​min
4
Niagara Falls
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h
End: New York City

4
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Central Park and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Take a break from New York City with a short trip to Bronx Zoo in Bronx, about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, take in the pleasant sights at The High Line, get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, and snap pictures at Brooklyn Bridge.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our New York City trip itinerary builder site .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to New York City. In June in New York City, expect temperatures between 80°F during the day and 65°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Bronx Zoo
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

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.
Family-friendly places like Fenway Park and Museum of Science will thrill your kids. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Boston: Concord (Orchard House & North Bridge). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, explore the engaging exhibits at Boston Children's Museum, get engrossed in the history at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, and buy something for everyone on your list at Faneuil Hall Marketplace.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Boston trip planner .

Do a combination of flight and bus from New York City to Boston in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Boston when traveling from New York City in July, with lows around 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Concord, Brookline Booksmith
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Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Children's Museum ©
Boston Children's Museum
Museum of Science ©
Museum of Science

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.
Bring the kids along to National Air and Space Museum and Tidal Basin. The adventure continues: admire nature's wide array of creatures at National Zoological Park, get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, get a sense of history and politics at White House, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Washington DC online trip itinerary builder .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Boston to Washington DC in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Boston in July; daily highs in Washington DC reach 89°F and lows reach 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park

4
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Panama Rocks Scenic Park and Niagara Aerospace Museum. The adventure continues: explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds, take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls, go for a walk through Goat Island, and don't miss a visit to Third Street Art Alley.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Niagara Falls tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Washington DC to Niagara Falls by combination of flight and bus takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Washington DC in July, with highs in Niagara Falls at 81°F and lows at 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Panama Rocks Scenic Park
Highlights from your plan
Panama Rocks Scenic Park ©
Panama Rocks Scenic Park
Niagara Aerospace Museum ©
Niagara Aerospace Museum
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds

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