9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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9 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Geneva
Fly:  13​h
1
Boston
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
2
Ithaca
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
New York City
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Philadelphia
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Washington DC
— 1 night
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: Geneva

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.
On the 18th (Fri), take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Boston trip planner .

Geneva, Switzerland to Boston is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Geneva to Boston, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. In October in Boston, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Ithaca.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Parks Shopping
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Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden

1
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Ithaca

Ithaca ©
Ithaca is a city in the Southern Tier-Finger Lakes region of New York. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): stroll through Greek Peak Mountain Resort.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Ithaca online sightseeing planner .

Traveling by flight from Boston to Ithaca takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Boston in October, Ithaca is slightly colder at night with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to drive to New York City.

Things to do in Ithaca

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Greek Peak Mountain Resort, Taughannock Falls State Park
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Greek Peak Mountain Resort ©
Greek Peak Mountain Resort
Taughannock Falls State Park ©
Taughannock Falls State Park

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial and then explore and take pictures at Central Park.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the New York City online travel route builder .

Traveling by car from Ithaca to New York City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Ithaca in October; daily highs in New York City reach 24°C and lows reach 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Central Park ©
Central Park
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

1
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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, then explore the world behind art at Barnes Foundation, and then explore the world behind art at Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Plan my day in Philadelphia using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can take a train from New York City to Philadelphia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. October in Philadelphia sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Washington DC.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums
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Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Barnes Foundation ©
Barnes Foundation
Eastern State Penitentiary ©
Eastern State Penitentiary

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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 24th (Thu), get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and then learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, then appreciate the history behind Lincoln Memorial, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at National Zoological Park.

To see where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip maker app .

Getting from Philadelphia to Washington DC by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. October in Washington DC sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Parks
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park

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