48 days in United States Itinerary

48 days in United States Itinerary

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New York City
— 2 nights
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Trenton
— 12 nights
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Washington DC
— 1 day
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Raleigh
— 27 nights
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Richmond
— 1 day
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Trenton
— 4 nights
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New York City
— 2 nights

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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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, then see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, and then explore the galleries of 9/11 Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat): learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, wander the streets of Times Square, and then take a stroll through Fifth Avenue.

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Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to New York City. In November in New York City, expect temperatures between 57°F during the day and 44°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Trenton.

Things to do in New York City

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
9/11 Memorial
4.7
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Natural History Museum
American Museum of Natural History
4.2

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Trenton

Trenton ©
Trenton is the capital city of the U.S. Get a sense of the local culture at Old Barracks Museum and William Trent House Museum. You'll explore and learn at The Trenton City Museum at Ellarslie and New Jersey State Museum. The adventure continues: browse the fresh offerings at Trenton Farmers Market, don't miss a visit to World War II Memorial, take in the views from Pennsylvania Bridge, and walk around Cadwalader Park.

To find maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Trenton road trip planner.

Traveling by car from New York City to Trenton takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from New York City in November, expect a bit cooler with lows of 36°F in Trenton. You will leave for Washington DC on the 6th (Fri).

Things to do in Trenton

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Childrens Museums
Highlights from your trip
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Military Museum
Old Barracks Museum
4.7
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Specialty Museum
William Trent House Museum
4.2

1
day
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.
On the 6th (Fri), explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and then examine the collection at The National Archives Museum.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Washington DC travel route site.

You can drive from Trenton to Washington DC in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 51°F in December, and nighttime lows around 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Raleigh.

Things to do in Washington DC

Highlights from your trip
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Specialty Museum
National Air and Space Museum
4.6
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Specialty Museum
The National Archives Museum
4.5

27
nights
Raleigh

Raleigh ©

City of Oaks

For those not from the South, Raleigh might be one of the region's better-kept travel secrets.
Let the collections at Uwharrie Crystalline and Airborne and Special Operations Museum capture your imagination. Cedar Creek Gallery & Pottery and North Hills are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Raleigh's surroundings by going to Durham (Golden Belt Historic District & Sarah P. Duke Gardens), Greensboro (Ambleside Gallery, International Civil Rights Center & Museum, &more) and Destination Downtown (in Mebane). The adventure continues: view the masterpieces at Seagrove Creations Pottery Gallery, trek along Neuse River Trail, get a taste of the local shopping with Artspace, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Carrboro Farmers Market.

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You can fly from Washington DC to Raleigh in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Washington DC in December, plan for somewhat warmer days in Raleigh, with highs around 57°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Richmond.

Things to do in Raleigh

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Art Gallery
Uwharrie Crystalline
5.0

1
day
Richmond

Richmond ©

The River City

The capital city of Virginia, Richmond has diverse architecture, a large collection of monuments, and world-class museums that reveal the city's important role in American history.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): brush up on your military savvy at White House of the Confederacy, admire the striking features of Virginia Capitol Building, then admire the masterpieces at Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, then make a trip to Carytown, and finally stop by For the Love of Chocolate.

To find more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Richmond day trip planner.

Getting from Raleigh to Richmond by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In January, plan for daily highs up to 47°F, and evening lows to 28°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel to Trenton.

Things to do in Richmond

Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
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Neighborhood
Carytown
4.3

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Trenton

Trenton ©
Let the collections at Old Barracks Museum and William Trent House Museum capture your imagination. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Trenton City Museum at Ellarslie and New Jersey State Museum. Enjoy Trenton some more: shop like a local with Trenton Farmers Market, get lost in a book at Trenton Free Public Library, pause for some photo ops at Trenton Battle Monument, and snap pictures at Pennsylvania Bridge.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Trenton trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Richmond to Trenton. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Richmond in January, with highs in Trenton at 39°F and lows at 23°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to New York City.

Things to do in Trenton

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Childrens Museums
Highlights from your trip
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Military Museum
Old Barracks Museum
4.7
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Specialty Museum
William Trent House Museum
4.2

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New York City

New York City ©

Big Apple

Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Kings County Distillery and then go for a walk through Central Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Tiles For America, then admire the masterpieces at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), then make a trip to Wall Street, and finally view the masterpieces at Yunhong Chopsticks.

To find maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our New York City attractions planning website.

Getting from Trenton to New York City by car takes about 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Shopping · Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Central Park
4.8
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Neighborhood
Wall Street
3.1

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