12 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

12 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

Created using Inspirock East Coast of USA trip planner

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Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
New York City
— 3 nights
Washington DC
— 2 nights
— 4 nights
Fly to Phoenix, Bus to Sedona


Niagara Falls

— 2 nights

Honeymoon Capital of the World

The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
On the 7th (Tue), admire the sheer force of Bridal Veil Falls, then take a tour by water with Maid of the Mist, then Head underground at Cave of the Winds, and finally head off the coast to Three Sisters Island. Here are some ideas for day two: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Aquarium of Niagara, then take in panoramic vistas at Niagara Falls Observation Tower, then admire the majestic nature at Devil's Hole State Park, and finally hike along Niagara Gorge Trail.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Niagara Falls driving holiday planning site.

Sedona to Niagara Falls is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 2 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Sedona in June: high temperatures in Niagara Falls hover around 77°F and lows are around 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

New York City

— 3 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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Central Park and Statue of Liberty National Monument. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, take a memorable tour with Tours, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, and see the interesting displays at New York Public Library.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the New York City trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Niagara Falls to New York City takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Niagara Falls in June, New York City is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Washington DC

— 2 nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): admire nature's wide array of creatures at National Zoological Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, then examine the collection at The National Archives Museum, and finally appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Keep things going the next day: ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, then get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and finally get a sense of history and politics at White House.

Start your trip to Washington DC by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Take a train from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from New York City in June, expect nights in Washington DC to be about the same, around 69°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 86°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Historic Sites


— 4 nights

Theme Park Capital of the World

For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Bring the kids along to Universal's Islands of Adventure and Universal Orlando Resort. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 17th (Fri) at Discovery Cove. Next up on the itinerary: get in on the family fun at Walt Disney World Resort, get your game on at The Escape Game Orlando, make an unforgettable trip to Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park, and laugh and play at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.

For ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Orlando trip planning website.

Getting from Washington DC to Orlando by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Orlando can reach 91°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Fun & Games