19 days in United States Itinerary

19 days in United States Itinerary

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19 days in United States Itinerary

New York City
New York City
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Harrisburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
Ocean City
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Newport News
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Nags Head
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Raleigh
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Washington DC

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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.
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If you are flying in from Netherlands, the closest major airports are La Guardia Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport and John F Kennedy International Airport. June in New York City sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 21°C at night. You will leave for Harrisburg on the 19th (Tue).

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2
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Harrisburg

Harrisburg
Harrisburg is the capital city of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitor Center, tour the pleasant surroundings at Gettysburg National Military Park, then witness the site of a historic battle at Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides, and finally stroll the grounds of Gettysburg National Cemetery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the pleasant sights at Kitchen Kettle Village and then find something for the whole family at Dutch Wonderland.

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Traveling by car from New York City to Harrisburg takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. June in Harrisburg sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 20°C at night. On the 21st (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Ocean City.

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Gettysburg, Dutch Wonderland, Kitchen Kettle Village
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Gettysburg National Military Park
Gettysburg National Military Park
Dutch Wonderland
Dutch Wonderland

4
days
Ocean City

Ocean City ©
One of the country's favorite vacation resorts, Ocean City draws nearly 8 million visitors annually with its oceanfront boardwalk, clean beaches, and amusement parks.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ocean City: Wildwood Boardwalk (in Wildwood), Cape May County Park & Zoo (in Cape May Court House) and Cape May (Jersey Shore Alpacas, Cape May City Beaches, & more). Spend the 25th (Mon) exploring nature at Assateague Island National Seashore. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Ocean City Beach, take a leisurely stroll along Ocean City Boardwalk, and make a splash at Oceancity Watersports.

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You can drive from Harrisburg to Ocean City in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in June, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Newport News.

Things to do in Ocean City

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Cape May, Cape May County Park & Zoo, Assateague Island National Seashore, Wildwood Boardwalk
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Ocean City Beach ©
Ocean City Beach
Cape May County Park & Zoo
Cape May County Park & Zoo
Cape May City Beaches ©
Cape May City Beaches

3
days
Newport News

Newport News
Newport News is an independent city located in the U.S. Change things up with these side-trips from Newport News: Williamsburg (Jamestown Settlement, Historic Jamestowne, & more) and Virginia Beach Boardwalk (in Virginia Beach). Pack the 26th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Busch Gardens Williamsburg. There's more to do: make a trip to Colonial Williamsburg.

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Traveling by car from Ocean City to Newport News takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Ocean City, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Newport News, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Nags Head.

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Williamsburg, Virginia Beach Boardwalk
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Colonial Williamsburg
Colonial Williamsburg
Busch Gardens Williamsburg
Busch Gardens Williamsburg
Jamestown Settlement ©
Jamestown Settlement

2
days
Nags Head

Nags Head ©
Nags Head is a town in Dare County, North Carolina, United States. On the 29th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Wright Brothers National Memorial, then take in the dramatic natural features at Jockey's Ridge State Park, then visit a coastal fixture at Bodie Island Lighthouse, and finally get your game on at Outer Banks Old Time Photos. On the 30th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the natural beauty at Elizabethan Gardens, meet the residents at North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island, then take a leisurely stroll along Jennette's Pier, and finally stop by Super Wings.

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Traveling by car from Newport News to Nags Head takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. In June, daily temperatures in Nags Head can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can go by car to Raleigh.

Things to do in Nags Head

Parks Nature Historic Sites

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Manteo, Super Wings, Wright Brothers National Memorial
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Jockey's Ridge State Park ©
Jockey's Ridge State Park
Bodie Island Lighthouse ©
Bodie Island Lighthouse
Jennette's Pier ©
Jennette's Pier

2
days
Raleigh

Raleigh
For those not from the South, Raleigh might be one of the region's better-kept travel secrets.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): explore the world behind art at North Carolina Museum of Art, admire the natural beauty at Sarah P. Duke Gardens, and then admire all the interesting features of Durham Bulls Athletic Park. On your second day here, get a new perspective on nature at North Carolina: Museum of Natural Sciences, then get curious at Marbles Kids Museum, and then stroll through Pullen Park.

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Drive from Nags Head to Raleigh in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. July in Raleigh sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Raleigh

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Durham
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Pullen Park ©
Pullen Park
Marbles Kids Museum ©
Marbles Kids Museum

5
days
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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, get a sense of history and politics at The White House, get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral.

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You can fly from Raleigh to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Nature

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Theodore Roosevelt Island Park
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park

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