9 days in Washington DC & New York City Itinerary

9 days in Washington DC & New York City Itinerary

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9 days in Washington DC & New York City Itinerary

Start: Paris
Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Washington DC
— 5 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
New York City
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h
End: Paris

5
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.
You've added National Museum of American History, National Mall, National Zoological Park, and other attractions to your itinerary. Appreciate the collections at National Air and Space Museum and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. There's more to do: explore the activities along Tidal Basin and pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Washington DC online trip planner .

Paris, France to Washington DC is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 6 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Paris in October, with highs in Washington DC at 25°C and lows at 14°C. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

George Washington's Mount Vernon
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park

2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Central Park as well as Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. Get in touch with nature at Speed Boats Tours and The Pond. It doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at New York Public Library.

For reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the New York City road trip planner.

You can fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in October, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Outdoors
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Central Park ©
Central Park
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum ©
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

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