14 days in Continental USA Itinerary

14 days in Continental USA Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States tour planner
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Fly
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Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly
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Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
Fly
3
Atlantic City
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Point Pleasant Beach
— 1 night
Drive
5
Columbia
— 1 night
Drive
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New York City
— 3 nights
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Washington DC — 3 nights

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Audubon Naturalist Society Woodend Sanctuary and Washington National Cathedral. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Central Virginia Wine Tours & Transportation and National Gallery of Art. Change things up with these side-trips from Washington DC: Old Rag Mountain Hike (in Shenandoah National Park) and Great Falls Park (in McLean). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, examine the collection at The National Archives Museum, and pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Washington DC day trip planning site.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Washington DC is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 9 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Dubai in November; daily highs in Washington DC reach 17°C and lows reach 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Niagara Falls.
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Niagara Falls — 2 nights

The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S. half of the famous waterfall that straddles the border between Canada and the United States.
On the 1st (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Tifft Nature Preserve, then see what you can catch with Brookdog Fishing Co, then take in the dramatic scenery at Bridal Veil Falls, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls. On the 2nd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aquarium of Niagara, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Our Lady of Victory National Shrine & Basilica, and then view the masterpieces at Charles E. Burchfield Nature & Art Center.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Niagara Falls journey maker website.

Fly from Washington DC to Niagara Falls in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Washington DC in November: high temperatures in Niagara Falls hover around 10°C and lows are around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to fly to Atlantic City.
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Atlantic City — 2 nights

The gambling capital of the east coast, Atlantic City is best known for its numerous casinos, colorful boardwalk, and beach.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge and then cast your line with Moover Fishing Adventures. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about winemaking at Hawk Haven Vineyard and Winery, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape May City Beaches, and then identify plant and animal life at South Cape May Meadows.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Atlantic City route app.

Traveling by flight from Niagara Falls to Atlantic City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Niagara Falls in December; daily highs in Atlantic City reach 11°C and lows reach 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Point Pleasant Beach.
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Point Pleasant Beach — 1 night

Point Pleasant Beach is a borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States. Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): kick back and relax at Ocean Grove Beach and then grab your bike and head to Edgar Felix Memorial Bikeway.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Point Pleasant Beach trip planner.

Getting from Atlantic City to Point Pleasant Beach by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in December, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Columbia.
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Columbia — 1 night

Columbia is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) located within Knowlton Township in Warren County, New Jersey, United States, that was created as part of the 2010 United States Census. On the 6th (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Delaware Water Gap and then look for all kinds of wild species at Lakota Wolf Preserve.

For photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Columbia road trip planning tool.

Drive from Point Pleasant Beach to Columbia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Point Pleasant Beach in December: high temperatures in Columbia hover around 5°C and lows are around -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to New York City.
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New York City — 3 nights

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Get some cultural insight at 9/11 Memorial and Times Square. The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Ellis Island will appeal to museum buffs. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Fifth Avenue, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Paul's Chapel, and enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the New York City trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Columbia to New York City in 1.5 hours. In December, New York City is a bit warmer than Columbia - with highs of 10°C and lows of 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can catch the flight back home.
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New Jersey travel guide

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The Garden State
Often overshadowed by its legendary neighbor, New York, New Jersey holds its own as a land of thriving industrial cities, sprawling farmland, and lively coastal towns. Called the Garden State, New Jersey is a hub of entertainment and cultural attractions for the east coast, from the famous sandy beaches and carnival-like atmosphere of the Jersey Shore to alluring Atlantic City, the Las Vegas of the east. New Jersey also boasts a wealth of historical places to visit, including battle sites and memorials, such as George Washington's Revolutionary War headquarters.
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