16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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New York City
— 4 nights
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Washington DC
— 3 nights
3
Philadelphia
— 3 nights
4
Los Angeles
— 4 nights

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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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate The Metropolitan Museum of Art and American Museum of Natural History. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Times Square, make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and see the interesting displays at New York Public Library.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read New York City journey planning app.

Athens, Greece to New York City is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Athens to New York City. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Athens in July: highs in New York City hover around 35°C, while lows dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

3
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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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate National Air and Space Museum and The National Archives Museum. Step out of Washington DC to go to Baltimore and see Sagamore Spirit Distillery, which is approximately 58 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, get a sense of history and politics at White House, get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Washington DC online holiday maker.

Getting from New York City to Washington DC by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Washington DC are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Nature · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Sagamore Spirit Distillery
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Sagamore Spirit Distillery ©
Sagamore Spirit Distillery
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Brandywine River Museum of Art and Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library. When in Philadelphia, make a side trip to see Hagley Museum and Library in Wilmington, approximately Wilmington away. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Philadelphia Museum of Art, stroll around Wissahickon Valley Park, don't miss a visit to Rittenhouse Square, and take a stroll through Society Hill.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Philadelphia trip site.

You can take a train from Washington DC to Philadelphia in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Hagley Museum and Library, Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Brandywine River Museum of Art
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Brandywine River Museum of Art ©
Brandywine River Museum of Art
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library ©
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
The Getty Center and Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita will appeal to museum buffs. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica State Beach, admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, stroll through Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and wander the streets of Abbot Kinney Boulevard.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles day trip website.

You can fly from Philadelphia to Los Angeles in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. In August, daily temperatures in Los Angeles can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Norton Simon Museum
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Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Norton Simon Museum ©
Norton Simon Museum

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