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

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

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Route & dates

Start: London
Train + Fly:  11 h
1
Boston
— 2 nights
Fly + Subway:  3 h
2
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Subway + Fly:  3 h 30 min
3
New York City
— 4 nights
+3
Subway + Train + Fly + Train:  14 h 30 min
End: London

2
nights
Boston

Boston ©
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 26th (Thu), get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail. On your second day here, appreciate the extensive heritage of Louisburg Square, steep yourself in history at Captain Jackson’s Historic Chocolate Shop and the Printing Office of Edes and Gill, and then kick back and relax at Crane Beach.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Boston online driving holiday planner.

London, UK to Boston is an approximately 10.5- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Boston is minus 5 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 3°C. On the 28th (Sat), you're off to Washington DC.

Things to do in Boston

Historic Sites Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Crane Beach
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Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail
Louisburg Square ©
Louisburg Square
Crane Beach ©
Crane Beach

3
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 some historical perspective at Washington National Cathedral and Georgetown University. Get a sense of the local culture at National Gallery of Art and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, contemplate the long history of Arlington National Cemetery, and tour the pleasant surroundings at National Mall.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Washington DC online itinerary planner.

Getting from Boston to Washington DC by combination of flight and subway takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. When traveling from Boston in November, plan for a bit warmer days in Washington DC, with highs around 17°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Arlington
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The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Washington National Cathedral ©
Washington National Cathedral
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

4
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 cultural itinerary includes sights like 9/11 Memorial and Statue of Liberty National Monument. St. Patrick's Cathedral and Federal Hall will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from New York City: Long Beach (in Long Beach) and Gateway National Recreation (in Sandy Hook). The adventure continues: take a stroll through Times Square, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Chapel, tour the pleasant surroundings at Central Park, and don't miss a visit to Fifth Avenue.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the New York City holiday tool.

Do a combination of subway and flight from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In December in New York City, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Long Beach, Gateway National Recreation
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Times Square ©
Times Square

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