9 days in New York City, Washington DC & Boston Itinerary

9 days in New York City, Washington DC & Boston Itinerary

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New York City
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Washington DC
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Boston
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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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, and explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our New York City road trip app.

San Francisco to New York City is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of subway, train, and bus. Traveling from San Francisco to New York City, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in June, expect New York City to be a bit warmer, temps between 80°F and 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can take a train to Washington DC.

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Museums · Parks · Shopping
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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 6th (Tue), appreciate the history behind Washington Monument, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, then explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, and finally pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and then get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Washington DC online travel planner.

Traveling by train from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. While traveling from New York City, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Washington DC, ranging from highs of 86°F to lows of 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Boston.

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National Air and Space Museum ©
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National Air and Space Museum
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Boston

Beantown

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 8th (Thu), take an in-depth tour of John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden. On the 9th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a variety of perspectives on a duck tour, take an in-depth tour of USS Constitution Museum, then browse the collection at Boston Public Library, and finally stroll around Boston Common.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Boston route planner.

Fly from Washington DC to Boston in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in June; daily highs in Boston reach 76°F and lows reach 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

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