United States Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

2 Week Family Vacation to Washington DC and NYC

Jump to last reply

Does anyone have any tips or advice on a trip to DC and NYC. My wife and I along with our two daughters ages 11 and 13, and my parents will be driving from Arkansas next summer. We would like to stay about 5-7 days in DC then take the train to NYC for 5-7 days then take the train back to DC and drive home. We would like to hit the high points of DC maybe take some tours and see the Smithsonians. In NYC we would like to see The Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building, 911 memorial, maybe a Broadway show, and maybe Times Square. It would be nice to get a package deal with hotels, train tickets, tour tickets, and attraction tickets. Anyone got any tips, advice, or websites that would help?

17 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Fodor's 100 Hotel Award Winners Announced
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Sep 17, 14 at 01:05 PM
View all United States activity »
  1. 1 Halloween in California on Hwy 1
  2. 2 N California trip questions
  3. 3 Need to claim baggage in Canada when flying from BOS to CPH via YYZ?
  4. 4 Salem public transportation- how early or late??
  5. 5 Broadway Banter 2014: Starting off with book recommendation
  6. 6 Monterey and Napa
  7. 7 New York City with 3 teens!! Need help!!!
  8. 8 Nantucket, Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard and/or Boston Honeymoon
  9. 9 Rittenhouse restaurants?
  10. 10 New England in the fall
  11. 11 Scenic Route from Washington, DC to NC Outer Banks
  12. 12 Need Bryce Canyon Advice
  13. 13 National Forrest Service - Photography Restrictions
  14. 14 Weekend in Indianapolis, any pretty drives you can suggest?
  15. 15 Looking for Next Destination
  16. 16 Worst Restaurants in America
  17. 17 Boston: Hamersly's closing
  18. 18 Zion NP - Grand Canyon North Rim - Las Vegas
  19. 19 Fall color yet?
  20. 20 Megabus, Tripper, or Boltbus from Wash DC to NYC. Which one is better?
  21. 21 Yosemite Lodging
  22. 22 Don't rent from Avis Car Rental
  23. 23 Steakhouse Suggestion in Boston Please
  24. 24 Sequoia and King's Canyon NP Lodging options
  25. 25 Lucerne Switzerland for two days in september 2015
View next 25 » Back to the top