17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
1
New York City
— 7 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Bronx
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  14​h 15​min
3
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Taxi + Bus + Fly:  11​h 30​min
4
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: New York City

7
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.
Bronx Zoo has been added to your itinerary. There's still lots to do: go for a walk through Central Park, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, admire the striking features of Grand Central Terminal, and don't miss a visit to Empire State Building.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the New York City holiday planner .

If you are flying in from Colombia, the closest major airports are La Guardia Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport and John F Kennedy International Airport. October in New York City sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bronx Zoo
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

3
nights
Bronx

Bronx ©
The northernmost New York City borough, the Bronx has many claims to fame, including being the birthplace of hip-hop and home of the New York Yankees.
You've now added Yankee Stadium to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at New York Botanical Garden and then explore and take pictures at Yankee Stadium. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the majestic nature at Bear Mountain State Park and then admire the masterpieces at Storm King Art Center.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Bronx trip itinerary builder .

Bronx is just a short distance from New York City. In October, daily temperatures in Bronx can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Bronx

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

USTA National Tennis Center, Storm King Art Center, Bear Mountain State Park
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Storm King Art Center ©
Storm King Art Center
Yankee Stadium ©
Yankee Stadium
USTA National Tennis Center ©
USTA National Tennis Center

2
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
On the 30th (Tue), explore the striking landscape at El Capitan, then hike along Panorama Trail, then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, and finally don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center, then take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, and then cruise along Tioga Pass.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park trip planner .

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi from Bronx to Yosemite National Park in 14.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of subway, flight, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of subway, bus, and taxi. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Bronx to Yosemite National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Bronx in October, expect cooler with lows of -2°C in Yosemite National Park. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

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.
Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, then get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, then appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and finally ponder the world of politics at White House.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Washington DC visit planning tool .

You can do a combination of car, flight, bus, and subway from Yosemite National Park to Washington DC in 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Yosemite National Park to Washington DC due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be warmer in Washington DC, with lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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