20 days in United States Itinerary

20 days in United States Itinerary

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20 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Uberlandia
Fly + bus:  23​h 15​min
1
Niagara Falls
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
2
Wheeling
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
3
Pittsburgh
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Washington DC
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
5
Philadelphia
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
6
New York City
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  3​h
7
Boston
— 2 nights
Fly:  20​h 45​min
End: Uberlandia

3
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Step out of Niagara Falls with an excursion to Our Lady of Victory Basilica in Lackawanna--about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds, take in the dramatic scenery at Bridal Veil Falls, don't miss a visit to Schoellkopf Power Station, and go for a walk through Goat Island.

To see where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Niagara Falls travel website .

Uberlandia, Brazil to Niagara Falls is an approximately 23.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Uberlandia to Niagara Falls, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Uberlandia in December; daily highs in Niagara Falls reach 3°C and lows reach -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Wheeling.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Our Lady of Victory Basilica
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Our Lady of Victory Basilica ©
Our Lady of Victory Basilica
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls

1
night
Wheeling

Wheeling ©
Wheeling is a city in Ohio and Marshall counties in the U.S. On the 24th (Tue), get in on the family fun at Adventure Creek Challenge Course, LLC, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Joseph, and then learn about all things military at Archive of the Afterlife: The National Museum of the Paranormal.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Wheeling trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Niagara Falls to Wheeling by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in December, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to take a bus to Pittsburgh.

Things to do in Wheeling

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Adventure Creek Challenge Course, LLC, Archive of the Afterlife, "A Paranormal Museum"
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Cathedral of St. Joseph ©
Cathedral of St. Joseph

1
night
Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh ©
Known primarily for its steel-related heritage and 446 bridges, Pittsburgh sits at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers, which meet to form the Ohio River.
On the 25th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Bayernhof Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum, then admire the natural beauty at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, and finally examine the collection at Bicycle Heaven.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Pittsburgh trip itinerary planning tool .

Getting from Wheeling to Pittsburgh by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. In December, daytime highs in Pittsburgh are 6°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bayernhof Museum
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Bicycle Heaven ©
Bicycle Heaven

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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, get a sense of history and politics at White House, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral.

For maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Washington DC driving holiday planner.

Fly from Pittsburgh to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Pittsburgh in December, expect Washington DC to be somewhat warmer, temps between 12°C and 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Parks
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National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©

3
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
When in Philadelphia, make a side trip to see Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, approximately 52 minutes away. There's lots more to do: stroll around Wissahickon Valley Park, have some family-friendly fun at Urban Axes Philadelphia, explore the world behind art at Barnes Foundation, and take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Philadelphia trip itinerary maker app .

Traveling by train from Washington DC to Philadelphia takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in December, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Longwood Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Urban Axes Philadelphia ©
Urban Axes Philadelphia
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Wissahickon Valley Park ©
Wissahickon Valley Park

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Central Park, admire the striking features of Empire State Building, go for a walk through The High Line, and make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument.

For photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our New York City holiday planner .

Getting from Philadelphia to New York City by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in New York City are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

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

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 5th (Sun), admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, then stroll the grounds of Mount Auburn Cemetery, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Granary Burying Ground, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get curious at Museum of Science, then get engrossed in the history at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, and then browse the collection at Boston Public Library.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Boston trip planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to Boston takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In January, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mount Auburn Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Mount Auburn Cemetery ©
Mount Auburn Cemetery
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden

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