60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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60 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
1
New York City
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Trenton
— 12 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Washington DC
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Raleigh
— 33 nights
Drive:  3​h
5
Richmond
— 1 day
Fly + Drive:  4​h
6
Trenton
— 11 nights
End: Trenton

2
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.
On the 22nd (Fri), don't miss a visit to The Metropolitan Museum of Art and then don't miss a visit to 9/11 Memorial. Keep things going the next day: get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, make a trip to Times Square, and then take a stroll through Fifth Avenue.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our New York City travel route builder tool .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to New York City. In November, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 57°F, while at night they dip to 44°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Trenton.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

12
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Trenton

Trenton ©
Trenton is the capital city of the U.S. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Old Barracks Museum and William Trent House Museum. Let the collections at The Trenton City Museum at Ellarslie and New Jersey State Museum capture your imagination. And it doesn't end there: browse the fresh offerings at Trenton Farmers Market, appreciate the history behind Trenton Battle Monument, don't miss a visit to Artworks Trenton, and snap pictures at Pennsylvania Bridge.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Trenton online holiday planner .

Traveling by car from New York City to Trenton takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from New York City in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Trenton, with lows of 36°F. On the 6th (Fri), you'll travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Trenton

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
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New Jersey State Museum ©
New Jersey State Museum
Old Barracks Museum ©
Old Barracks Museum
The Trenton City Museum at Ellarslie ©

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), see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip planner .

Traveling by car from Trenton to Washington DC takes 3 hours. In December in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 51°F during the day and 37°F at night. On the 6th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Raleigh.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

33
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Raleigh

Raleigh ©
For those not from the South, Raleigh might be one of the region's better-kept travel secrets.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Eno Gallery and Joel Lane Museum House. Get some cultural insight at Uwharrie Crystalline and Cedar Creek Gallery & Pottery. Get out of town with these interesting Raleigh side-trips: Seagrove Creations Pottery Gallery (in Seagrove), Greensboro (International Civil Rights Center & Museum & Ambleside Gallery) and Durham (Sarah P. Duke Gardens, Duke University Chapel, & more). There's still lots to do: get a taste of the local shopping with North Hills, tee off at Pine Needles Golf Club, sample the tasty concoctions at Draft Line Brewing, and do a tasting at Starrlight Mead.

To see where to stay and other tourist information, go to the Raleigh trip planner .

You can fly from Washington DC to Raleigh in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. When traveling from Washington DC in December, plan for a bit warmer days in Raleigh, with highs around 57°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Richmond.

Things to do in Raleigh

Museums Outdoors Golf

Side Trips

Durham, Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Greensboro, Seagrove
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North Carolina Museum of Art ©
North Carolina Museum of Art
Duke University Chapel ©
Duke University Chapel

1
day
Richmond

Richmond ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): find something for the whole family at Kings Dominion, then admire the masterpieces at Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, and then take a stroll through Carytown.

To find reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Richmond trip builder website .

Getting from Raleigh to Richmond by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In January in Richmond, expect temperatures between 47°F during the day and 28°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Trenton.

Things to do in Richmond

Theme Parks Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Kings Dominion
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Kings Dominion ©
Kings Dominion
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts ©
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
Carytown ©
Carytown

11
nights
Trenton

Trenton
For reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Trenton route maker .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Richmond to Trenton. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Richmond in January: high temperatures in Trenton hover around 39°F and lows are around 23°F. You will leave for home on the 20th (Mon).

Things to do in Trenton

Museums Childrens Museums Parks

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