25 days in United States Itinerary

25 days in United States Itinerary

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New York City
— 16 nights
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Brigantine
— 1 night
3
Cape May
— 2 nights
4
Washington DC
— 2 nights
5
Niagara Falls
— 3 nights

16
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like 9/11 Memorial and Central Park. Get outdoors at Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours and New York Harbor. You'll find plenty of places to visit near New York City: Belmar Beach (in Belmar), Fire Island National Seashore (in Patchogue) and Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge (in Oceanville). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, make a trip to Empire State Building, wander the streets of Fifth Avenue, and stop by Times Square.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City trip itinerary builder tool.

If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiports are La Guardia Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport and John F Kennedy International Airport. December in New York City sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 2°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel to Brigantine.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Compo Beach, Belmar Beach, Fire Island National Seashore, Brighton Beach, Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

1
night
Brigantine

Brigantine ©
Brigantine is an island city in Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Ventnor City Beach and then admire the striking features of Lucy the Elephant.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Brigantine online vacation planner.

You can drive from New York City to Brigantine in 2.5 hours. January in Brigantine sees daily highs of 6°C and lows of -5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Cape May.

Things to do in Brigantine

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Lucy the Elephant, Ventnor City Beach
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Ventnor City Beach ©
Ventnor City Beach
Lucy the Elephant ©
Lucy the Elephant

2
nights
Cape May

Cape May ©
Cape May represents the other Jersey Shore--the one you don't see on TV--the one with a rich history and a refined, relaxed atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): stroll through Cape May City Beaches, kick back and relax at Wildwood Beach, and then laugh and play at Wildwood Boardwalk. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Cape May Bird Observatory, then visit a coastal fixture at Cape May Lighthouse, and then do a tasting at Cape May Winery & Vineyard.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Cape May online route planner.

You can drive from Brigantine to Cape May in an hour. In January, daytime highs in Cape May are 5°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Cape May

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Wildwood, Cape May Bird Observatory
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Cape May City Beaches ©
Cape May City Beaches
Cape May Bird Observatory ©
Cape May Bird Observatory
Cape May Lighthouse ©
Cape May Lighthouse

2
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.
On the 18th (Fri), try your luck at Horseshoe Casino, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and then contemplate the long history of Old Stone House. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, then meet the residents at National Zoological Park, and then gain insight at Georgetown University.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip site.

You can drive from Cape May to Washington DC in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 7°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Washington DC

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Horseshoe Casino
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National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Washington National Cathedral ©
Washington National Cathedral

3
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): admire the landmark architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House, then brush up on your military savvy at Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds. Keep things going the next day: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Aquarium of Niagara, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Our Lady of Victory National Shrine & Basilica, and then try to win big at Hamburg Gaming.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Niagara Falls trip planner.

Fly from Washington DC to Niagara Falls in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in January; daily highs in Niagara Falls reach 0°C and lows reach -9°C. You will leave for home on the 22nd (Tue).

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Buffalo, Our Lady of Victory National Shrine & Basilica, Hamburg Gaming
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Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House ©
Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House

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