9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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New York City
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Washington DC
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Chicago
— 1 night
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New Orleans
— 1 night
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Charleston
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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.
On the 5th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Paul's Chapel, then explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, then see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, and finally stop by Times Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Thu): examine the collection at 9/11 Memorial and then go for a walk through Central Park.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the New York City trip itinerary maker website.

Newark to New York City is an approximately 1-hour car ride. June in New York City sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 65°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

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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 7th (Fri), get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery, and then get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from New York City in June: highs in Washington DC hover around 86°F, while lows dip to 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Washington DC

Side Trip

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United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

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Chicago

Chicago ©

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): walk around Millennium Park, admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, then take a stroll through The Magnificent Mile, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fourth Presbyterian Church.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Chicago trip itinerary maker site.

Fly from Washington DC to Chicago in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Washington DC to Chicago, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In June, Chicago is slightly colder than Washington DC - with highs of 81°F and lows of 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Chicago

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Magnificent Mile ©
The Magnificent Mile
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Fourth Presbyterian Church ©
Fourth Presbyterian Church

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New Orleans

New Orleans ©

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
On the 10th (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral, take a stroll through Royal Street, then see the interesting displays at Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Garden District.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the New Orleans online route maker.

You can fly from Chicago to New Orleans in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Chicago in June since evenings lows in New Orleans dip to 83°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in New Orleans

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Royal Street ©
Royal Street
Garden District ©
Garden District
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

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Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Escape the urban bustle at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Angel Oak Tree. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Patriots Point and Walking tours. Change things up with a short trip to Boneyard Beach in Moores Landing (about 48 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: deepen your knowledge of military history at Fort Sumter National Monument, take in the views from Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge, view the masterpieces at One Of A Kind, and stroll around Joe Riley Waterfront Park.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Charleston route planning site.

Fly from New Orleans to Charleston in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from New Orleans to Charleston. Expect little chillier evenings in Charleston when traveling from New Orleans in June, with lows around 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Patriots Point ©
Patriots Point
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument

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