8 days in New York City, Boston & Los Angeles Itinerary

8 days in New York City, Boston & Los Angeles Itinerary

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New York City
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Boston
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Los Angeles
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New York City

New York City ©

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Let the collections at The Met Cloisters and Ground Zero Museum Workshop capture your imagination. Get some historical perspective at Brooklyn Heights Promenade and St. Patrick's Cathedral. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, admire the striking features of The Oculus, stroll around World Trade Center's Liberty Park, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Chapel.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City vacation site.

Tokyo, Japan to New York City is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Japan Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 14 hours. September in New York City sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

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The Met Cloisters ©
The Met Cloisters
Ground Zero Museum Workshop ©
Ground Zero Museum Workshop
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library

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Boston

Boston ©

Beantown

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 4th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Granary Burying Ground, then get engrossed in the history at Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, then get engrossed in the history at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Shrine of Saint Anthony. On the 5th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Old North Church & Historic Site, stop by North End, and then visit Waterfront.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Boston trip planner.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Boston takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from New York City in September, with highs in Boston at 28°C and lows at 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Boston

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Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum ©
Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum
Old North Church & Historic Site ©
Old North Church & Historic Site

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): learn about all things military at Battleship USS Iowa Museum, then examine the collection at The Getty Center, and then don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame. Keep things going the next day: get your bearings at The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Boston to Los Angeles takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Boston to Los Angeles, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In September, Los Angeles is somewhat warmer than Boston - with highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

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Battleship USS Iowa Museum ©
Battleship USS Iowa Museum
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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