8 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

8 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Huntsville
Fly:  3 h 45 min
1
Washington DC
— 1 night
Train:  3 h 30 min
2
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
3
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h
End: Huntsville

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.
On the 11th (Sat), pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument and then get a sense of history and politics at White House. On the next day, get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and then explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Washington DC road trip planning website.

Huntsville to Washington DC is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. In July in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 73°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can 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
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History ©
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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.
Family-friendly places like Central Park and Empire State Building will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, have fun and explore at Children's Museum of the Arts, and make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your New York City trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can take a train from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©
Statue of Liberty National Monument

2
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
On the 17th (Fri), admire the sheer force of Bridal Veil Falls, thenget a new perspective on things with Maid of the Mist, thenHead underground at Cave of the Winds, and finally head off the coast to Three Sisters Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Niagara Gorge Trail, head outdoors with Niagara Jet Adventures, and then stroll through Devil's Hole State Park.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Niagara Falls trip itinerary planning website.

Fly from New York City to Niagara Falls in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in July, things will get little chillier in Niagara Falls: highs are around 81°F and lows about 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Niagara Jet Adventures
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Jet Adventures ©
Niagara Jet Adventures
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Maid of the Mist
Maid of the Mist

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