8 days in Continental USA Itinerary

8 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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Washington DC
— 2 nights
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New York City
— 5 nights

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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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument, and get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

For photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Washington DC online attractions planner.

Indianapolis to Washington DC is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Indianapolis in October, plan for a bit warmer nights in Washington DC, with lows around 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Vietnam Veterans Memorial ©
Vietnam Veterans Memorial

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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: walk around Central Park, take a stroll through Times Square, tour the pleasant surroundings at The High Line, and admire the landmark architecture of Grand Central Terminal.

For maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read New York City tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Washington DC to New York City by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In October in New York City, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 57°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

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

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