12 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

12 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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12 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

Start: Chennai
Fly + Drive:  29​h
1
Marathon, Florida Keys
— 3 nights
Bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Key West
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  6​h
3
Hilton Head
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
4
Savannah
— 2 nights
Fly:  23​h 30​min
End: Chennai

3
nights
Marathon, Florida Keys

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
You'll get in some beach time at Bahia Honda State Park and Sunset Park Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Dolphin Research Center and San Pablo Catholic Church. Go for a jaunt from Marathon to Islamorada to see Robbie's of Islamorada about 44 minutes away. There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Crane Point Museum & Nature Center, snap pictures at Seven Mile Bridge, and enjoy the sand and surf at Sombrero Beach.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Marathon attractions planning site .

Chennai (Madras), India to Marathon is an approximately 29-hour flight. Traveling from Chennai (Madras) to Marathon, you'll gain 10 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Chennai (Madras) in April, plan for slightly colder days in Marathon, with highs around 35°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Sunset Park Beach, Bahia Honda State Park, Robbie's of Islamorada
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Crane Point Museum & Nature Center ©
Crane Point Museum & Nature Center
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park

2
nights
Key West

Key West ©
Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Truman Little White House, tour the pleasant surroundings at Fort Zachary Taylor, and then cruise along The Overseas Highway. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Key West trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Marathon to Key West takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Kayaking & Canoeing

2
nights
Hilton Head

Hilton Head ©
A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): stop by The Oilerie Hilton Head Island and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas. On the next day, view the masterpieces at Nash Gallery, hike along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails, and then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Hilton Head visit planner.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Key West to Hilton Head in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Key West in April: high temperatures in Hilton Head hover around 27°C and lows are around 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Savannah.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Coligny Beach ©
Coligny Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails

2
nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Fort Pulaski National Monument, then enjoy the sand and surf at Tybee Island Beach, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Bonaventure Cemetery, and finally stroll through Forsyth Park. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace and then delve into the mystery of The Olde Pink House.

To find reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Savannah trip itinerary maker site .

You can drive from Hilton Head to Savannah in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Tybee Island
Highlights from your plan
Fort Pulaski National Monument ©
Fort Pulaski National Monument
Olde Pink House ©
Olde Pink House
Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace ©
Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace

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