8 days in New York City, Washington DC & Las Vegas Itinerary

8 days in New York City, Washington DC & Las Vegas Itinerary

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New York City
— 2 nights
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Las Vegas
— 1 night


New York City

— 2 nights

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.
Get outdoors at Speed Boats Tours and Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours. Kids will appreciate attractions like Central Park and The High Line. There's much more to do: take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, make a trip to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, contemplate the long history of 9/11 Memorial, and admire the landmark architecture of Rockefeller Center.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our New York City online travel route planner.

Bengaluru, India to New York City is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -10.5 hour difference. Traveling from Bengaluru in October, expect New York City to be little chillier, temps between 24°C and 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to fly to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Tours · Outdoors

Washington DC

— 2 nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): ponder the world of politics at Library of Congress, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, then get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and finally pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument. On the next day, take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, then explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, then appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and finally pause for some photo ops at National World War II Memorial.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip planner.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Washington DC takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to fly to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Washington DC


Las Vegas

— 1 night

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and then don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas online trip builder.

You can fly from Washington DC to Las Vegas in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Washington DC to Las Vegas. Traveling from Washington DC in October, things will get a bit warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 32°C and lows about 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Nature