9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Washington DC
— 2 nights
2
Baltimore
— 1 night
3
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
4
New York City
— 3 nights

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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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sat): grab your bike and head to Mount Vernon Trail and then contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin.

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Florence, Italy to Washington DC is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Florence to Washington DC. Traveling from Florence in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Washington DC, with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Baltimore.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Trails

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Mount Vernon Trail
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National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

1
night
Baltimore

Baltimore ©
A major center for tourism and travel, Baltimore is famous as the city where amateur poet Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics for the United States' national anthem.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine and then trek along B&A Trail.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Baltimore route site.

You can drive from Washington DC to Baltimore in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September in Baltimore, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Baltimore

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

B&A Trail
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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 8th (Tue): grab your bike and head to Cynwyd Heritage Trail, thenwitness the site of a historic battle at Valley Forge National Historical Park, and then identify plant and animal life at The Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College. Keep things going the next day: trek along Schuylkill River Trail, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Kelly Drive, and then explore the striking landscape of Independence National Historical Park.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Philadelphia trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Baltimore to Philadelphia takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Philadelphia are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can catch the train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

The Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College, Cynwyd Heritage Trail, Valley Forge National Historical Park
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Valley Forge National Historical Park ©
Valley Forge National Historical Park
Independence National Historical Park ©
Independence National Historical Park
Cynwyd Heritage Trail ©
Cynwyd Heritage Trail

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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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Ellis Island, thengrab your bike and head to East River Waterfront Esplanade, thenget some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, and finally appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and then wander the streets of Fifth Avenue.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the New York City trip itinerary website.

Getting from Philadelphia to New York City by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In September in New York City, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

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