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

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

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New York City
— 3 nights
2
Washington DC
— 2 nights
3
Chicago
— 2 nights

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, don't miss a visit to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, admire the striking features of Empire State Building, and pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our New York City day trip website.

If you are flying in from Pakistan, the closest major aiports are La Guardia Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport and John F Kennedy International Airport. In June in New York City, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©
Statue of Liberty National Monument

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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, explore the activities along Tidal Basin, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Washington DC trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from New York City to Washington DC by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from New York City in June, expect nights in Washington DC to be about the same, around 24°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 35°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Washington DC

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

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
On the 19th (Fri), get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Shedd Aquarium, then walk around Millennium Park, and finally pause for some photo ops at Cloud Gate. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, admire the local landmark of Buckingham Fountain, and then take in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Chicago holiday app.

You can fly from Washington DC to Chicago in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Washington DC in June: high temperatures in Chicago hover around 32°C and lows are around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Jun 18 — 20:
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Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium

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