17 days in Washington DC, Falls Church & New York City Itinerary

17 days in Washington DC, Falls Church & New York City Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly:  11 h 30 min
1
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Drive:  30 min
2
Falls Church
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
New York City
— 7 nights
Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: London

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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Washington DC trip builder tool.

London, UK to Washington DC is an approximately 12-hour flight. Traveling from London to Washington DC, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from London in June: high temperatures in Washington DC hover around 35°C and lows are around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can drive to Falls Church.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
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The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History ©

4
nights
Falls Church

Falls Church ©
Falls Church is an independent city in the U.S. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Falls Church: Old Rag Mountain Hike (in Shenandoah National Park), National Museum of the Marine Corps (in Triangle) and Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center (in Chantilly). On the 3rd (Wed), spend a day delving into the history of Antietam National Battlefield. There's much more to do: wander the wide-open spaces of Rocking S Ranch, stroll the grounds of National Funeral Home and Memorial Park, explore the striking landscape of Great Falls Park, and take in the exciting artwork at Gallery On Madison.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Falls Church trip planning tool.

Falls Church is just a stone's throw from Washington DC. In June, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Falls Church

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Old Rag Mountain Hike, Gallery On Madison, Great Falls Park, National Museum of the Marine Corps, Rocking S Ranch
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of the Marine Corps ©
National Museum of the Marine Corps
Old Rag Mountain Hike ©
Old Rag Mountain Hike
Antietam National Battlefield ©
Antietam National Battlefield

7
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Central Park, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, explore the galleries of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and go for a walk through The High Line.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our New York City road trip tool.

Explore your travel options from Falls Church to New York City with the Route module. In July, daytime highs in New York City are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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