4 days in Boston & New York City Itinerary

4 days in Boston & New York City Itinerary

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4 days in Boston & New York City Itinerary

Start: Boston
1
Boston
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
2
New York City
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 30​min
End: Boston

3
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Quincy Market, Legoland Discovery Center, Edaville Family Theme Park, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): get your game on at Legoland Discovery Center and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Quincy Market. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at Edaville Family Theme Park.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Boston route planner .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Boston. August in Boston sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 65°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Fri) before leaving for New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Theme Parks Fun & Games Shopping

Side Trips

Edaville Family Theme Park, Legoland Discovery Center
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Edaville Family Theme Park ©
Edaville Family Theme Park
Boston Harbor Cruises ©
Boston Harbor Cruises
Quincy Market ©
Quincy Market

1
day
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Inside Broadway Tours, Madison Square Garden, SeaGlass Carousel at The Battery, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): catch a live event at Madison Square Garden, gain insight with Inside Broadway Tours, hit the sights you want to with New York Water Taxi, then see the interesting displays at 9/11 Memorial, then take a stroll through Times Square, and finally admire the striking features of Empire State Building.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the New York City trip itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Boston to New York City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Boston in August, plan for a bit warmer nights in New York City, with lows around 71°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Tours Outdoors Transportation
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Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Times Square ©
Times Square

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