24 days in Washington DC, New Jersey & New York City Itinerary

24 days in Washington DC, New Jersey & New York City Itinerary

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Washington DC
— 5 nights
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Ocean City
— 4 nights
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Cherry Hill
— 3 nights
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New York City
— 10 nights
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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 Air and Space Museum and The Pentagon. Take a break from Washington DC with a short trip to National Museum of the Marine Corps in Triangle, about 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at National Zoological Park, ponder the world of politics at White House, get lost in a book at Library of Congress, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Washington DC online trip maker.

Salvador, Brazil to Washington DC is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Traveling from Salvador to Washington DC, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Salvador in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Washington DC: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 25°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Ocean City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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Ocean City

Ocean City is a city in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. Attractions like Black Pearl Pirate Excursion and Speed Boats Tours make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Ocean City side-trips: Stone Harbor Point (in Stone Harbor), Jersey Shore Alpacas (in Cape May) and Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge (in Oceanville). There's lots more to do: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, get to know the resident critters at Cape May County Park & Zoo, putt your heart out at Congo Falls Adventure Golf, and get in on the family fun at Storybook Land.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Ocean City trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Washington DC to Ocean City in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Washington DC in August since evenings lows in Ocean City dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Cherry Hill.

Things to do in Ocean City

Outdoors · Parks · Theme Parks · Tours

Side Trips

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Cherry Hill

Cherry Hill is a township in Camden County, New Jersey, United States. Family-friendly places like Adventure Aquarium and Laurel Acres Park will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cherry Hill: Washington Crossing Historic Park (in Washington Crossing), Princeton (Trinity Church, Princeton University, &more) and Grounds For Sculpture (in Hamilton). It doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lawrence Hopewell Trail.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Cherry Hill vacation planner.

You can drive from Ocean City to Cherry Hill in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to go by car to New York City.

Things to do in Cherry Hill

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

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New York City

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Attractions like Central Park and Statue of Liberty National Monument make great kid-friendly stops. Go for a jaunt from New York City to Bronx to see Bronx Zoo about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, and admire the striking features of Grand Central Terminal.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our New York City online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Cherry Hill to New York City takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in New York City when traveling from Cherry Hill in August, with lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

New Jersey travel guide

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Casinos · Shopping Malls · Beaches
The Garden State
Often overshadowed by its legendary neighbor, New York, New Jersey holds its own as a land of thriving industrial cities, sprawling farmland, and lively coastal towns. Called the Garden State, New Jersey is a hub of entertainment and cultural attractions for the east coast, from the famous sandy beaches and carnival-like atmosphere of the Jersey Shore to alluring Atlantic City, the Las Vegas of the east. New Jersey also boasts a wealth of historical places to visit, including battle sites and memorials, such as George Washington's Revolutionary War headquarters.