10 days in New York City & Los Angeles Itinerary

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New York City — 5 nights

Big Apple

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 historical perspective at 9/11 Memorial and Ellis Island. The adventure continues: go for a walk through Central Park, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the New York City attractions planner.

Washington DC to New York City is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In November, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 57°F, while at night they dip to 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can fly to Los Angeles.
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Los Angeles — 4 nights

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Santa Monica Pier and Good Shepherd Catholic Church. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Salt Oasis (in Rancho Cucamonga), Ocean Avenue (in Santa Monica) and BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir (in Chino Hills). Pack the 4th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Disneyland Park. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Angels Flight Railway, steep yourself in history at Greystone Mansion and Park, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip builder.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Los Angeles takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Los Angeles is minus 3 hours. When traveling from New York City in December, plan for warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from 69°F by day to 49°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sat) to allow time for the flight back home.
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