26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Boston
— 4 nights
2
New Orleans
— 4 nights
3
Washington DC
— 4 nights
4
Atlantic City
— 1 night
5
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
6
New York City
— 8 nights

4
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.
Go for a jaunt from Boston to Gloucester to see Dolphin & Whale Watching about 50 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, take an in-depth tour of John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, stroll around Boston Public Garden, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at New England Aquarium.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Boston trip itinerary builder tool.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Boston is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Dubai in July, expect Boston to be much colder, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Dolphin & Whale Watching
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden

4
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, walk around Audubon Park, get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our New Orleans vacation builder app.

Traveling by flight from Boston to New Orleans takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Boston in July since evenings lows in New Orleans dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New Orleans

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Audubon Zoo ©
Audubon Zoo
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum

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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, ponder the world of politics at Library of Congress, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, and get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

For photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip planner.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Washington DC takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from New Orleans to Washington DC is 1 hour. While traveling from New Orleans, expect somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in Washington DC, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to drive to Atlantic City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park

1
night
Atlantic City

Atlantic City ©
The gambling capital of the east coast, Atlantic City is best known for its numerous casinos, colorful boardwalk, and beach.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): walk around Brighton Park, take a stroll through Atlantic City Boardwalk, pause for some photo ops at New Jersey Korean War Memorial, thentry your luck at Caesars Atlantic City Casino, and finally try your luck at Borgata Casino.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Atlantic City trip itinerary maker website.

Drive from Washington DC to Atlantic City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or fly. Traveling from Washington DC in July, expect slightly colder with lows of °C in Atlantic City. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Atlantic City

Casinos Fun & Games Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Borgata Casino ©
Borgata Casino
New Jersey Korean War Memorial ©
New Jersey Korean War Memorial
Brighton Park ©
Brighton Park

2
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Philadelphia: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library (in Winterthur), Dutch Wonderland (in Lancaster) and Longwood Gardens (in Kennett Square). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, get engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary, browse the eclectic array of goods at Reading Terminal Market, and pause for some photo ops at Liberty Bell Center.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Philadelphia trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Atlantic City to Philadelphia takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Dutch Wonderland, Longwood Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library ©
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library

8
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from New York City: Bronx Zoo (in Bronx) and Coney Island (in Brooklyn). Next up on the itinerary: go for a walk through Central Park, steep yourself in history at 9/11 Memorial, make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument, and wander the streets of Times Square.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our New York City road trip planning website.

Traveling by train from Philadelphia to New York City takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in New York City, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Brooklyn, Bronx Zoo
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©
Statue of Liberty National Monument

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