7 days in Seattle & New York City Itinerary

7 days in Seattle & New York City Itinerary

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7 days in Seattle & New York City Itinerary

Start: Seattle
1
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  8​h 45​min
2
New York City
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Seattle

1
night
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, then appreciate the history behind Fremont Troll, then take in the waterfront at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and finally wander the streets of Pike Place Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: view the masterpieces at Glasshouse Studio, enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Seattle Aquarium, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Bellevue Botanical Garden.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Seattle trip itinerary site .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Seattle. In December, daily temperatures in Seattle can reach 47°F, while at night they dip to 37°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Bellevue Botanical Garden
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Hiram M. Chittenden Locks ©
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

4
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, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and stroll through The High Line.

To find photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read New York City road trip planning website .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Seattle to New York City in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Seattle to New York City, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 48°F, while at night they dip to 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

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