41 days in New York City, Boston & Los Angeles Itinerary

41 days in New York City, Boston & Los Angeles Itinerary

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41 days in New York City, Boston & Los Angeles Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly + bus:  26​h
1
New York City
— 10 nights
bus + Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Boston
— 14 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
3
Los Angeles
— 14 nights
Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: Melbourne

10
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.
Step out of New York City to go to Bronx and see Bronx Zoo, which is approximately 36 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: go for a walk through Central Park, don't miss a visit to Statue of Liberty National Monument, admire the landmark architecture of Empire State Building, and get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City online tour itinerary planner .

Melbourne, Australia to New York City is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 15 hours traveling from Melbourne to New York City. In August, New York City is warmer than Melbourne - with highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Tours

Side Trips

Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Bronx Zoo
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

14
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Boston: Brewster Gardens (in Plymouth), Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse (in York) and Sandwich (Sandwich Glass Museum, Heritage Museums & Gardens, & more). There's lots more to do: admire all the interesting features of Fenway Park, get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, see the interesting displays at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, and kick back and relax at Race Point Beach.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Boston trip builder tool .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from New York City to Boston in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from New York City in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Boston, with lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Boston

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Provincetown, Sandwich, Brookline, Peabody Essex Museum, Brewster Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park

14
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure Park, & more) and Bergamot Station (in Santa Monica). Pack the 13th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. The adventure continues: examine the collection at The Getty Center, get outside with Self Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine Temple, kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and partake in some friendly competition at Fantastic Race.

To find reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles journey maker app .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Boston to Los Angeles in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Boston to Los Angeles, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Boston in September: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 34°C and lows are around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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