19 days in United States Itinerary

19 days in United States Itinerary

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19 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Dammam
Fly + Drive:  27​h
1
New York City
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Philadelphia
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
3
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 30​min
4
Niagara Falls
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  26​h
End: Dammam

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.
Get some historical perspective at 9/11 Memorial and Ellis Island. Shop till you drop at Fifth Avenue and Yunhong Chopsticks. When in New York City, make a side trip to see Hook Mountain State Park in Valley Cottage, approximately 52 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, admire the natural beauty at Hallett Nature Sanctuary, make a trip to Central Park, and appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the New York City trip builder .

Dammam, Saudi Arabia to New York City is an approximately 27-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Dammam to New York City is minus 8 hours. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Dammam in September: highs in New York City hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hook Mountain State Park
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9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

4
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Philadelphia Museum of Art and Barnes Foundation will appeal to museum buffs. Head to Rittenhouse Square and Kitchen Kettle Villagefor plenty of shopping. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Philadelphia: Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge (in Oceanville), Atlantic City Boardwalk (in Atlantic City) and Longwood Gardens (in Kennett Square). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Independence Hall, appreciate the history behind Liberty Bell Center, take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Christ Church.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Philadelphia road trip planning website .

Take a train from New York City to Philadelphia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. September in Philadelphia sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge, Atlantic City Boardwalk, Longwood Gardens, Kitchen Kettle Village
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Barnes Foundation ©
Barnes Foundation
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Eastern State Penitentiary ©
Eastern State Penitentiary

3
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate National Air and Space Museum and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Get some cultural insight at National Gallery of Art and Washington National Cathedral. Step out of Washington DC to go to Baltimore and see Horseshoe Casino, which is approximately 56 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, steep yourself in history at Georgetown University, get a taste of the local shopping with Madame Tussauds DC, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip itinerary planner .

You can take a train from Philadelphia to Washington DC in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Casinos

Side Trips

Arlington, Horseshoe Casino
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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
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

4
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Our Lady of Victory Basilica and St. Mary of the Cataract R. C. Parish. Genesee Country Village & Museum and The Strong National Museum of Play are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds, try your luck at Seneca Niagara Casino, enjoy breathtaking views from Niagara Falls Observation Tower, and admire the sheer force of Bridal Veil Falls.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Niagara Falls online driving holiday 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 a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Washington DC in September, with highs in Niagara Falls at 28°C and lows at 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House Complex, Our Lady of Victory Basilica, The Strong National Museum of Play, Genesee Country Village & Museum
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Genesee Country Village & Museum ©
Genesee Country Village & Museum
Our Lady of Victory Basilica ©
Our Lady of Victory Basilica
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds

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