23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Boston
— 2 nights
2
New York City
— 6 nights
3
Washington DC
— 4 nights
4
Richmond
— 3 nights
5
Charlotte
— 2 nights
6
Los Angeles
— 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): wander the streets of Beacon Hill, thentake a stroll through Newbury Street, and then explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Freedom Trail and then identify plant and animal life at Whitney and Thayer Woods.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Boston trip itinerary builder app.

Sydney, Australia to Boston is an approximately 25-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 15 hours traveling from Sydney to Boston. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Sydney in February; daily highs in Boston reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Neighborhoods Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Whitney and Thayer Woods
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Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Beacon Hill ©
Beacon Hill
Newbury Street ©
Newbury Street

6
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Fifth Avenue and St. Patrick's Cathedral. SoHo and 9/11 Memorial are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from New York City: Whitecliff Vineyard & Winery (in Gardiner), Quogue Wildlife Refuge (in Quogue) and Sam's Point Preserve (in Cragsmoor). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, look for all kinds of wild species at Orange County Arboretum, hunt for treasures at Chelsea Market, and learn about winemaking at Franklin Hill Vineyards.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City road trip website.

You can fly from Boston to New York City in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. While traveling from Boston, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in New York City, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Wildlife Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Whitecliff Vineyard & Winery, Orange County Arboretum, Franklin Hill Vineyards, Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge, Nyquist-Harcourt Wildlife Sanctuary
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9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and National Gallery of Art. Appreciate the collections at National Portrait Gallery and National Air and Space Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Washington DC: Antietam National Battlefield (in Sharpsburg) and Fell's Point (in Baltimore). It doesn't end there: take a stroll through Old Town.

For ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Washington DC road trip app.

You can take a train from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Richmond.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Antietam National Battlefield, Fell's Point, The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Old Town
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Antietam National Battlefield ©
Antietam National Battlefield
Old Town ©
Old Town

3
nights
Richmond

Richmond ©
The capital city of Virginia, Richmond has diverse architecture, a large collection of monuments, and world-class museums that reveal the city's important role in American history.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Carytown and Cunningham Creek Winery & Farm Store. Let the collections at White House of the Confederacy and Colonial Williamsburg capture your imagination. Change things up with these side-trips from Richmond: Pamplin Historical Park (in Petersburg), Williamsburg (Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum & DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum) and Michie Tavern ca. 1784 (in Charlottesville).

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Richmond trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Washington DC to Richmond takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In February, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time for travel to Charlotte.

Things to do in Richmond

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Williamsburg, Pamplin Historical Park, Cunningham Creek Winery & Farm Store, Michie Tavern ca. 1784
Highlights from your plan
Carytown ©
Carytown
White House of the Confederacy ©
White House of the Confederacy
Pamplin Historical Park ©
Pamplin Historical Park

2
nights
Charlotte

Charlotte ©
A rapidly growing city in central North Carolina, Charlotte is the state's largest urban center and a major regional hub for finance, industry, technology, and entertainment.
On the 4th (Mon), engage your brain at Carolina Raptor Center, sample the fine beverages at Muddy River Distillery, thensee the interesting displays at The Schiele Museum of Natural History, and finally take a stroll through SouthPark.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Charlotte using our trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Richmond to Charlotte takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Charlotte can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. You'll set off for Los Angeles on the 5th (Tue).

Things to do in Charlotte

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Carolina Raptor Center, The Schiele Museum of Natural History, Muddy River Distillery
Highlights from your plan
The Schiele Museum of Natural History ©
The Schiele Museum of Natural History
Carolina Raptor Center ©
Carolina Raptor Center
Muddy River Distillery ©
Muddy River Distillery

1
night
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
On the 7th (Thu), admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall, identify plant and animal life at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area, thenlook for gifts at LA Farmers' Market, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with The Grove.

For ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Charlotte to Los Angeles takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Charlotte to Los Angeles is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Charlotte in March, expect Los Angeles to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Wildlife Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area ©
Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area
LA Farmers' Market ©
LA Farmers' Market
The Grove ©
The Grove

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