9 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

9 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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9 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

Start: Detroit
Fly:  4​h
1
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: Detroit

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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and get a sense of history and politics at White House.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip itinerary builder website .

Detroit to Washington DC is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In September, Washington DC is somewhat warmer than Detroit - with highs of 82°F and lows of 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Nature
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

5
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, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, don't miss a visit to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, and walk around The High Line.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our New York City trip itinerary maker app .

You can fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In September, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 7 — 12:
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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