5 days in Continental USA Itinerary

5 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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1
Washington DC
— 1 night
2
New York City
— 3 nights

1
night
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 1st (Tue): get a sense of history and politics at Library of Congress, appreciate the history behind Lincoln Memorial, and then pause for some photo ops at National World War II Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a sense of history and politics at White House, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, thenponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, and finally appreciate the history behind Washington Monument.

To see where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Washington DC trip planner.

Atlanta to Washington DC is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of subway and bus. In September in Washington DC, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can catch the train to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
White House ©
White House
United States Capitol ©
United States Capitol

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: make a trip to Central Park, wander the streets of Times Square, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, and tour the pleasant surroundings at The High Line.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our New York City trip planner.

Take a train from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©
Statue of Liberty National Monument

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