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: Bengaluru
Fly + shuttle:  25​h
1
Marathon
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Key West
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  7​h 30​min
3
Nags Head
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  7​h 15​min
4
Nantucket
— 1 day
Fly + bus:  4​h 15​min
5
Newport
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
6
New York City
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: Bengaluru

1
night
Marathon

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
On the 4th (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Dolphin Research Center, kick back and relax at Sombrero Beach, then look for all kinds of wild species at The Turtle Hospital, and finally snap pictures at Seven Mile Bridge. Keep things going the next day: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then admire the majestic nature at Bahia Honda State Park.

For maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Marathon day trip planning site .

Bengaluru, India to Marathon is an approximately 25-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 10 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Marathon. Traveling from Bengaluru in September, Marathon is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
Highlights from your plan
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): admire the majestic nature at Fort Zachary Taylor, then take an in-depth tour of Truman Little White House, and then admire all the interesting features of The Overseas Highway.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Key West trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Marathon to Key West in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Key West, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 31°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Nags Head.

Things to do in Key West

#Outdoors, #Historic Sites, #Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor
Truman Little White House ©
Truman Little White House
The Overseas Highway ©
The Overseas Highway

1
day
Nags Head

Nags Head ©
Nags Head is a town in Dare County, North Carolina, United States. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): visit a coastal fixture at Bodie Island Lighthouse, view the masterpieces at The Bird Store - The Outer Banks Wildlife Gallery, then get engrossed in the history at Wright Brothers National Memorial, and finally explore the striking landscape at Jockey's Ridge State Park.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Nags Head trip itinerary site .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Key West to Nags Head in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, bus, and car; or drive. Traveling from Key West in September, expect Nags Head to be a bit cooler, temps between 30°C and 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Nantucket.

Things to do in Nags Head

#Historic Sites, #Nature, #Museums

Side Trip

Kill Devil Hills
Highlights from your plan
Wright Brothers National Memorial ©
Bodie Island Lighthouse ©
Bodie Island Lighthouse

1
day
Nantucket

Nantucket ©
Nantucket is an island about 30mi by ferry south from Cape Cod, in the American state of Massachusetts. On the 8th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum, then see the interesting displays at Egan Maritime's Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum, then visit a coastal fixture at Sankaty Head Lighthouse, and finally see the interesting displays at Whaling Museum.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Nantucket trip planner.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Nags Head to Nantucket in 7.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car, flight, bus, and ferry. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Nags Head in September; daily highs in Nantucket reach 25°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Newport.

Things to do in Nantucket

#Museums, #Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Whaling Museum ©
Whaling Museum
Sankaty Head Lighthouse ©
Sankaty Head Lighthouse

1
night
Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): hike along Cliff Walk, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Ocean Drive Historic District, and then examine the collection at The Breakers.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Newport day trip tool .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Nantucket to Newport takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to drive to New York City.

Things to do in Newport

#Outdoors, #Historic Sites, #Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Cliff Walk ©
Cliff Walk
The Breakers ©
The Breakers
Ocean Drive Historic District ©
Ocean Drive Historic District

4
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.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art and 9/11 Memorial will appeal to museum buffs. American Museum of Natural History and Times Square are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Central Park, admire the masterpieces at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, get engrossed in the history at Ellis Island, and see the interesting displays at New York Public Library.

To find ratings and other tourist information, read New York City travel website .

Getting from Newport to New York City by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Newport in September, with highs in New York City at 31°C and lows at 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

#Museums, #Parks, #Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

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