9 days in Washington DC & New York City Itinerary

9 days in Washington DC & New York City Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Paris
Fly + Bus:  11 h 30 min
1
Washington DC
— 5 nights
Subway + Fly:  2 h 30 min
2
New York City
— 2 nights
Fly:  12 h
End: Paris

5
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes National Museum of American History, National Mall, National Zoological Park, and other attractions you added. Family-friendly places like Tidal Basin and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum and pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip planner.

Paris, France to Washington DC is an approximately 12.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and subway; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Paris to Washington DC is minus 6 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Paris in October; daily highs in Washington DC reach 25°C and lows reach 14°C. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

George Washington's Mount Vernon
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History ©
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Central Park as well as Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. Visiting Speed Boats Tours and The Pond will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at New York Public Library.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the New York City trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of subway and flight from Washington DC to New York City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October in New York City, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Tours
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Central Park ©
Central Park
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum ©
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

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