5 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

5 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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5 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly + bus:  3​h
1
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Washington DC
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
End: Boston

3
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: go for a walk through Central Park, appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, don't miss a visit to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and stroll around The High Line.

For where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the New York City trip itinerary maker site .

Boston to New York City is an approximately 3-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in May, and nighttime lows around 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

1
night
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 4th (Tue), explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Washington DC day trip website .

Getting from New York City to Washington DC by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. When traveling from New York City in June, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Washington DC: temperatures range from 86°F by day to 69°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Nature Parks
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin

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