8 days in New York City & Boston Itinerary

8 days in New York City & Boston Itinerary

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8 days in New York City & Boston Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly:  8​h 45​min
1
New York City
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  3​h
2
Boston
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Los Angeles

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, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, admire the landmark architecture of Rockefeller Center, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, and admire all the interesting features of The High Line.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the New York City road trip tool .

Los Angeles to New York City is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Los Angeles to New York City due to the time zone difference. In August, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums 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

3
nights
Boston

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.
Boston is known for historic sites, museums, parks, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore and take pictures at Fenway Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden, take an in-depth tour of John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, and sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Boston trip tool .

Getting from New York City to Boston by combination of bus and flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from New York City in August since evenings lows in Boston dip to 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Tours Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mount Auburn Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden

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