8 days in Washington DC, New York City & Boston Itinerary

8 days in Washington DC, New York City & Boston Itinerary

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1
Washington DC
— 2 nights
2
New York City
— 3 nights
3
Boston
— 2 nights

2
nights
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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sat): explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, then examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and then examine the collection at The National Archives Museum.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Washington DC trip site.

Florence, Italy to Washington DC is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Florence to Washington DC, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Florence in September, Washington DC is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

Mount Vernon Trail
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National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

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.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art and 9/11 Memorial will appeal to museum buffs. Get some cultural insight at Times Square and American Museum of Natural History. There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Fifth Avenue, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, admire the masterpieces at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, and get to know the fascinating history of World Trade Center Memorial Foundation.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our New York City trip itinerary maker app.

You can take a train from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In September, daytime highs in New York City are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): take a stroll through Charles Street, take a stroll through Newbury Street, and then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Boston travel website.

Fly from New York City to Boston in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September, Boston is a bit cooler than New York City - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Newbury Street ©
Newbury Street
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Charles Street ©
Charles Street

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