5 days in Continental USA Itinerary

5 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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5 days in Continental USA Itinerary

Start: New York City
1
New York City
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: New York City

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Top of the Rock, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, and take in the views from Brooklyn Bridge.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the New York City tour itinerary builder .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to New York City. In May, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 69°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin. On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Washington National Cathedral, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, then take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and finally learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Washington DC attractions app .

You can fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. While traveling from New York City, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Washington DC, ranging from highs of 76°F to lows of 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay May 3 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin

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