13 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

13 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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New York City
— 5 nights
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Washington DC
— 1 night
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Virginia Beach
— 1 night
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Orlando
— 4 nights
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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.
Attractions like Central Park and Empire State Building make great kid-friendly stops. Go for a jaunt from New York City to Bronx to see Bronx Zoo about 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: browse the exhibits of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, admire the striking features of Grand Central Terminal, take in nature's colorful creations at Brooklyn Botanic Garden, and make a trip to 9/11 Memorial.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our New York City trip planner.

Pierre to New York City is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Pierre to New York City is 1 hour. Traveling from Pierre in June, New York City is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors

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Washington DC

— 1 night
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): see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and then take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

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Traveling by train from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly; or drive. While traveling from New York City, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Washington DC, ranging from highs of 86°F to lows of 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums

Virginia Beach

— 1 night

The Resort City

Holding a record for the longest pleasure beach in the world, Virginia Beach showcases 35 miles of coastline and maintains a longstanding reputation as a family-friendly vacation destination.
On the 13th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Virginia Beach, examine the collection at Virginia Beach Surf & Rescue Museum, then meet the residents at Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Virginia Beach Boardwalk.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Virginia Beach day trip tool.

Fly from Washington DC to Virginia Beach in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in June, and nighttime lows around 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Orlando

— 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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Universal's Islands of Adventure and Time and Tide Tours. Step out of Orlando to go to Port Canaveral and see Parker Brothers Concepts, which is approximately 1 hour away. Pack the 14th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. Have a day of magic on the 15th (Wed) at Walt Disney World Resort. There's more to do: get in on the family fun at SeaWorld and make an unforgettable trip to Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Orlando trip maker tool.

You can fly from Virginia Beach to Orlando in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. When traveling from Virginia Beach in June, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Orlando: temperatures range from 91°F by day to 73°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

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