7 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

7 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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Start: Springfield
Fly + Bus:  7 h 15 min
1
New York City
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  3 h
2
Boston
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
3
Washington DC
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: Springfield

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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, explore the galleries of 9/11 Memorial, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the New York City travel planning website.

Springfield to New York City is an approximately 7.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Springfield to New York City due to the time zone difference. July in New York City sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 72°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of Freedom Trail and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of USS Constitution Museum, then explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, then stroll around Boston Public Garden, and finally shop like a local with Faneuil Hall Marketplace.

To find ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Boston day trip website.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to Boston in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from New York City in July since evenings lows in Boston dip to 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Boston

Wildlife Museums Tours

Side Trip

Dolphin & Whale Watching
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden

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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, then pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial, and finally get a sense of history and politics at White House.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Washington DC online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Boston to Washington DC takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Boston in July; daily highs in Washington DC reach 89°F and lows reach 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
White House ©
White House
United States Capitol ©
United States Capitol

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