6 days in Boston & Houston Itinerary

6 days in Boston & Houston Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
Bus + Fly:  3 h
1
Boston
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  6 h 45 min
2
Houston
— 2 nights
+3
Bus + Foot + Fly + Bus:  6 h 45 min
End: New York City

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Boston side-trips: Ogunquit (Marginal Way Walkway & Ogunquit Beach) and Salisbury Rail Trail (in Salisbury). The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden, get your bearings at Boston Public Library, wander the streets of North End, and buy something for everyone on your list at Faneuil Hall Marketplace.

To see photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Boston driving holiday planner.

New York City to Boston is an approximately 3- hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from New York City in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Boston, with lows around 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Houston.

Things to do in Boston

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Salisbury Rail Trail
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail

2
nights
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Space Center Houston, get in on the family fun at Kemah Boardwalk, and then have some family-friendly fun at Escape Hunt. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Water Wall and then see the interesting displays at The Houston Museum of Natural Science.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Houston trip itinerary builder website.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Boston to Houston in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Boston to Houston, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Boston in July; daily highs in Houston reach 95°F and lows reach 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Childrens Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Kemah Boardwalk
Highlights from your plan
Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston
The Houston Museum of Natural Science ©
The Houston Museum of Natural Science
Escape Hunt ©
Escape Hunt

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