26 days in Mid Atlantic Itinerary

26 days in Mid Atlantic Itinerary

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Make it your trip
Drive
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Northville
— 1 night
Drive
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Rochester
— 4 nights
Fly
3
Washington DC
— 5 nights
Drive
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Baltimore
— 2 nights
Train
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Philadelphia
— 6 nights
Train
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New York City
— 7 nights

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Northville

— 1 night
On the 26th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Shrine of Our Lady of Martyrs, then don't miss a visit to Old Fort Johnson, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Kateri Tekakwitha National Shrine and Historic Site. On your second day here, glide through natural beauty at Lapland Lake Cross Country Ski Center and then get a taste of the local shopping with The Barn.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Northville online driving holiday planner.

New York City to Northville is an approximately 4-hour car ride. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from New York City in January; daily highs in Northville reach 30°F and lows reach 19°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Rochester.

Things to do in Northville

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Rochester

— 4 nights

Flower City

Blending big-city culture with small-town charm, Rochester sits on the southern shore of Lake Ontario.
Get out of town with these interesting Rochester side-trips: Silver Springs Winery L.L.C. (in Burdett), Garrett Memorial Chapel (in Keuka Park) and Ports of New York Winery (in Ithaca). The adventure continues: learn the secrets of beer at Crush Beer & Wine Tours, sample the fine beverages at Black Button Distilling, ski along the peaceful trails at Powder Mills Park, and admire the sheer force of Bridal Veil Falls.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Rochester trip planner.

Traveling by car from Northville to Rochester takes 3.5 hours. January in Rochester sees daily highs of 33°F and lows of 18°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Rochester

Wineries · Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Museums

Side Trips

Washington DC

— 5 nights
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, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, ponder the world of politics at Library of Congress, pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument, and get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Washington DC vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Rochester to Washington DC takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In January, Washington DC is somewhat warmer than Rochester - with highs of 44°F and lows of 29°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Baltimore.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Baltimore

— 2 nights

City of Firsts

A major center for tourism and travel, Baltimore is famous as the city where amateur poet Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics for the United States' national anthem.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at The Walters Art Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Baltimore Museum of Industry, then sample the fine beverages at Sagamore Spirit Distillery, and finally try to win big at Horseshoe Casino. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Jewish Museum of Maryland, then take an in-depth tour of Baltimore Society of Model Engineers, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Blackwater Distilling & Tavern, and finally brush up on your military savvy at U.S. Naval Academy.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Baltimore road trip planner.

Getting from Washington DC to Baltimore by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In February in Baltimore, expect temperatures between 46°F during the day and 32°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Baltimore

Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Casinos · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Philadelphia

— 6 nights

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Step out of Philadelphia to go to Kennett Square and see Longwood Gardens, which is approximately 52 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: sample some tasty brews at Philly Brew Tours, examine the collection at Please Touch Museum, admire the masterpieces at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, and get advice or help at Masonic Temple.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Philadelphia vacation planner.

Getting from Baltimore to Philadelphia by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Philadelphia can reach 44°F, while at night they dip to 29°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

New York City

— 7 nights

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Central Park, admire the landmark architecture of Grand Central Terminal, browse the exhibits of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our New York City journey planner.

Traveling by train from Philadelphia to New York City takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. February in New York City sees daily highs of 46°F and lows of 29°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums