19 days in New York City, Washington DC & Niagara Falls Itinerary

19 days in New York City, Washington DC & Niagara Falls Itinerary

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New York City, United States
— 13 nights
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Washington DC, United States
— 2 nights
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Niagara Falls, Canada
— 3 nights

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New York City, United States

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.
Get some historical perspective at Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum and Brooklyn Heights Promenade. Escape the urban bustle at Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours and Bay Head Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around New York City: Bushkill Falls (in Bushkill), Hyde Park (Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site & Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt) and Woodbury Common Premium Outlets (in Central Valley). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, visit Dumbo, take a stroll through SoHo, and see the interesting displays at Ground Zero Museum Workshop.

To find ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read New York City journey planner.

If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiports are La Guardia Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport and John F Kennedy International Airport. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Hyde Park, Brooklyn, Ski Big Bear, Bushkill Falls, Ponquogue Beach
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt ©
Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt

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Washington DC, United States

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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of National Museum of African American History and Culture, get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and then examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about all things military at National Museum of the Marine Corps, thentake a stroll through Old Town, thenadmire the masterpieces at Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.

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Getting from New York City to Washington DC by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. January in Washington DC sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Old Town, National Museum of the Marine Corps
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National Museum of the Marine Corps ©
National Museum of the Marine Corps
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

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Niagara Falls, Canada

Niagara Falls ©
Indisputably one of the world's most impressive natural sights, Niagara Falls straddle the United States/Canada border, marking the spot at which a thundering river plunges over a major escarpment.
On the 8th (Wed), get to know the fascinating history of Niagara River Recreation Trail, learn about winemaking at The Hare Wine Co., thentake in the dramatic natural features at Journey Behind the Falls, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Skylon Tower. Here are some ideas for day two: learn about winemaking at Caroline Cellars Winery, explore and take pictures at White Water Walk, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Horseshoe Falls, and finally see the interesting displays at Niagara Falls History Museum.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Niagara Falls online road trip planner.

Getting from Washington DC to Niagara Falls by combination of flight and bus takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In January, Niagara Falls is little chillier than Washington DC - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Niagara-on-the-Lake
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Butterfly Conservatory ©
Butterfly Conservatory
Horseshoe Falls
Horseshoe Falls
White Water Walk ©
White Water Walk

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