25 days in Boston, Durham & New York City Itinerary

25 days in Boston, Durham & New York City Itinerary

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25 days in Boston, Durham & New York City Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly:  27 h
1
Boston
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Durham
— 10 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h 30 min
3
New York City
— 7 nights
Bus + Fly:  19 h
End: Pune

5
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.
Appreciate the collections at Rice Polak Gallery and Museum of Fine Arts. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Faneuil Hall Marketplace and Spoiled Rotten. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Boston: Provincetown (Marine Specialties & Cabot's Candy Factory), Cliff Walk (in Newport) and Ogunquit (Harbor Candy Shop & Marginal Way Walkway). And it doesn't end there: stop by Yummies Candy and Nuts, explore the striking landscape of Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, and relax in the rural setting at Morris Farm.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Boston holiday planner.

Pune, India to Boston is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 10 hours. In May in Boston, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Durham.

Things to do in Boston

Shopping Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Provincetown, Brookline, Yummies Candy and Nuts, Cliff Walk
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Faneuil Hall Marketplace ©
Faneuil Hall Marketplace

10
nights
Durham

Durham ©
Once the seat of a thriving tobacco industry, Durham has seen some significant moments in American history.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Jugtown Pottery and Southern Supreme. Richard Childress Racing and Marbles Kids Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Durham: Replacements, Ltd. (in Greensboro), Piedmont Triad Farmers Market (in Colfax) and Raleigh (North Hills, Cameron Village, & more). There's still lots to do: browse the eclectic array of goods at Carrboro Farmers Market, head outdoors with Knight's Play, admire nature's wide array of creatures at North Carolina Zoo, and browse for treasures at Collector's Antique Mall.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Durham custom trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Boston to Durham takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Boston in May, expect Durham to be somewhat warmer, temps between 31°C and 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Durham

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trips

Raleigh, Asheboro, Carrboro, Piedmont Triad Farmers Market, Cedar Creek Gallery & Pottery
Highlights from your plan
Jugtown Pottery ©
Jugtown Pottery
Marbles Kids Museum ©
Marbles Kids Museum

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.
Head to Woodbury Common Premium Outlets and Fifth Avenuefor some retail therapy. Museum-lovers will appreciate The Metropolitan Museum of Art and 9/11 Memorial. Venture out of the city with trips to Jones Farm (in Cornwall on Hudson), House of Candles (in Henryville) and Callie's Candy Kitchen (in Mountainhome). There's much more to do: get a taste of the local shopping with Shopping Girlfriend NYC, look for gifts at Tiffany & Co., view the masterpieces at Hudson Beach Glass Inc, and get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read New York City vacation trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Durham to New York City in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Durham in May, you will find days in New York City are a bit cooler (24°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Shopping Museums Tours

Side Trips

Woodbury Common Premium Outlets, House Of Candles, Jones Farm, Hudson Beach Glass, Callie's Candy Kitchen
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Woodbury Common Premium Outlets ©
Woodbury Common Premium Outlets

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