16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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Boston
— 2 nights
2
New York City
— 2 nights
3
Washington DC
— 4 nights
4
New Orleans
— 3 nights
5
San Diego
— 3 nights

2
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.
On the 24th (Fri), admire nature's wide array of creatures at New England Aquarium, then walk around Boston Public Garden, and then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, then get curious at Museum of Science, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Faneuil Hall Marketplace.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Boston vacation builder app.

Sydney, Australia to Boston is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -15 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Sydney in April; daily highs in Boston reach 56°F and lows reach 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Museum of Science ©
Museum of Science
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial and then take in the pleasant sights at Central Park. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, then see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, and then don't miss a visit to Empire State Building.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our New York City trip itinerary app.

Getting from Boston to New York City by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in New York City are 61°F, while nighttime lows are 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

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

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.
Kids will enjoy Tidal Basin and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Step out of Washington DC to go to Baltimore and see Horseshoe Casino, which is approximately 56 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at National Zoological Park, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, take in the spiritual surroundings of Washington National Cathedral, and see the interesting displays at The National Archives Museum.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Washington DC trip maker website.

Traveling by train from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from New York City in April, you will find days in Washington DC are a bit warmer (68°F), and nights are about the same (49°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Horseshoe Casino
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin

3
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Kids will appreciate attractions like The National WWII Museum and St. Louis Cathedral. There's much more to do: meet the residents at Audubon Zoo, get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square, walk around New Orleans City Park, and explore the different monuments and memorials at St. Louis Cemetery No. 1.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our New Orleans trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to New Orleans takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington DC to New Orleans is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Washington DC in May, plan for a bit cooler days in New Orleans, with highs around 70°F, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 70°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Garden District ©
Garden District
Audubon Zoo ©
Audubon Zoo
Audubon Aquarium of the Americas ©
Audubon Aquarium of the Americas

3
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at USS Midway Museum and then enjoy some diversion at Balboa Park.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, read San Diego travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from New Orleans to San Diego in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from New Orleans to San Diego is minus 2 hours. Traveling from New Orleans in May, San Diego is little chillier at night with lows of 61°F. You will have some time to spend on the 7th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum

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