17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
New York City
— 3 nights
2
Niagara Falls
— 4 nights
3
Washington DC
— 2 nights
4
Orlando
— 4 nights

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Brooklyn Bridge as well as Grand Central Terminal. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Central Park and The High Line. Step out of New York City with an excursion to Bronx Zoo in Bronx--about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, make a trip to 9/11 Memorial, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City online sightseeing planner.

Chennai, India to New York City is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -10.5 hour difference. In May, New York City is cooler than Chennai - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trip

Bronx Zoo
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Bronx Zoo ©
Bronx Zoo
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©
Statue of Liberty National Monument

4
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Attractions like Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park and Bridal Veil Falls make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Niagara Falls side-trips: Our Lady of Victory National Shrine & Basilica (in Lackawanna), Darien Lake Amusement Park (in Darien Center) and Canalside (in Buffalo). There's much more to do: admire the majestic nature at Whirlpool State Park, make a trip to Third Street Art Alley, head off the coast to Three Sisters Island, and try to win big at Seneca Niagara Casino.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Niagara Falls trip tool.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Niagara Falls takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from New York City in May, Niagara Falls is little chillier at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Fun & Games

Side Trips

Buffalo, Our Lady of Victory National Shrine & Basilica, Darien Lake Amusement Park
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Bridal Veil Falls
Bridal Veil Falls
The Buffalo Zoo ©
The Buffalo Zoo
Whirlpool State Park ©
Whirlpool State Park

2
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 National Gallery of Art and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, ponder the world of politics at White House, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Washington National Cathedral.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Washington DC tour planning website.

You can fly from Niagara Falls to Washington DC in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Niagara Falls in May, things will get somewhat warmer in Washington DC: highs are around °C and lows about °C. On the 30th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Orlando.

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
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex has been added to your itinerary. Bring the kids along to Walt Disney World Resort and Universal's Islands of Adventure. Pack the 3rd (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. Next up on the itinerary: laugh and play at Happily Ever After Fireworks, get in on the family fun at Star Wars Launch Bay, have some family-friendly fun at Nomadic, and stop by MacroBaby.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Orlando vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Orlando takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in May; daily highs in Orlando reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Childrens Museums Museums

Side Trip

NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
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Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

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