26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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26 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Adelaide
Fly:  27​h
1
Washington DC
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
New York City
— 7 nights
bus + Fly:  3​h
3
Boston
— 6 nights
Fly + bus:  5​h 15​min
4
Niagara Falls
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  29​h
End: Adelaide

5
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Washington DC: Old Rag Mountain Hike (in Shenandoah National Park) and Devils Den (in Gettysburg). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at National Zoological Park, examine the collection at The National Archives Museum, and get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol.

To find photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Washington DC tour itinerary planner .

Adelaide, Australia to Washington DC is an approximately 27-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and subway; or do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 14 hours traveling from Adelaide to Washington DC due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Adelaide in April since evenings lows in Washington DC dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Devils Den, Old Rag Mountain Hike
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Old Rag Mountain Hike ©
Old Rag Mountain Hike
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space 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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire all the interesting features of Central Park, get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, take in the pleasant sights at The High Line, and take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read New York City trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to New York City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. While traveling from Washington DC, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in New York City, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Brooklyn Botanic Garden
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

6
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.
Explore Boston's surroundings by going to Nickerson State Park (in Brewster), Grand Slam Entertainment, Cape Cod Baseball & Bumper Boats (in Harwich Port) and Captain Bangs Hallet House Museum (in Yarmouth Port). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, explore the engaging exhibits at Boston Children's Museum, browse the collection at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, and walk around Stanley park.

For maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Boston trip builder .

Getting from New York City to Boston by combination of bus and flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from New York City in April; daily highs in Boston reach 15°C and lows reach 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Sandwich, Falmouth, Stanley park, Cape Cod Children's Museum, Brookline Booksmith
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Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Shining Sea Bikeway ©
Shining Sea Bikeway

5
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Niagara Falls: St. Matthias Catholic Church (in Clymer), Patterson Library (in Westfield) and Panama Rocks Scenic Park (in Panama). The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls, head off the coast to Three Sisters Island, trek along Niagara Gorge Trail, and admire the majestic nature at Reservoir State Park.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Niagara Falls trip itinerary builder site .

Getting from Boston to Niagara Falls by combination of flight and bus takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Boston in April since evenings lows in Niagara Falls dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Our Lady of Victory Basilica, St. Matthias Catholic Church, Panama Rocks Scenic Park, The Strong National Museum of Play, Patterson Library
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Panama Rocks Scenic Park ©
Panama Rocks Scenic Park
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls

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