27 days in New York City, San Francisco & Washington DC Itinerary

27 days in New York City, San Francisco & Washington DC Itinerary

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New York City
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San Francisco
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Washington DC
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New York City

New York City ©

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: stroll around Central Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Brooklyn Botanic Garden, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, and admire the masterpieces at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA).

To see reviews and tourist information, read New York City day trip planning site.

New Delhi, India to New York City is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to New York City is minus 10.5 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in April, things will get cooler in New York City: highs are around 19°C and lows about 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Change things up with these side-trips from San Francisco: St. Helena (Modus Operandi Cellars, Pride Mountain Vineyards, &more), Petaluma Seed Bank (in Petaluma) and Ladera Vineyards (in Calistoga). There's much more to do: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, don't miss a visit to Balmy Alley Murals, get curious at Exploratorium, and take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read San Francisco itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from New York City to San Francisco takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and subway. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from New York City in April, with highs in San Francisco at 22°C and lows at 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time for travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in San Francisco

Wineries · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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VGS Chateau Potelle ©
VGS Chateau Potelle
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

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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: explore the activities along Tidal Basin, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and get to know the resident critters at National Zoological Park.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Washington DC journey website.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Washington DC takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of subway and train. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from San Francisco to Washington DC due to the time zone difference. In April, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

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Washington Photo Safari ©
Washington Photo Safari
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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