15 days in East Coast of USA & Pennsylvania Itinerary

15 days in East Coast of USA & Pennsylvania Itinerary

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15 days in East Coast of USA & Pennsylvania Itinerary

Start: Tulsa
Drive + Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Washington DC
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Philadelphia
— 1 night
train:  1​h 45​min
3
New York City
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Salem
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Portland
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h
6
Orlando
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: Tulsa


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3
nights
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
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.
Kids will enjoy National Air and Space Museum and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Step out of Washington DC to go to Baltimore and see Urban Axes Baltimore, which is approximately 1h 05 min away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at National Zoological Park, pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial, and get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Washington DC online tour planner .

Tulsa to Washington DC is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Tulsa to Washington DC is 1 hour. In December, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 51°F, while at night they dip to 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

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Urban Axes Baltimore
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Urban Axes Baltimore ©
Urban Axes Baltimore
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin

1
night
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Kelly Drive, then admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, then engage your brain at The Franklin Institute, and finally get your game on at Bury The Hatchet Cherry Hill - Axe Throwing.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Philadelphia online tour itinerary planner .

Take a train from Washington DC to Philadelphia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 48°F, and evening lows to 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Childrens Museums Fun & Games

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Bury The Hatchet Cherry Hill - Axe Throwing
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Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
The Franklin Institute ©
The Franklin Institute

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.
Family-friendly places like Central Park and New York Public Library will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, admire the landmark architecture of Rockefeller Center, make a trip to Empire State Building, and snap pictures at Brooklyn Bridge.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read New York City trip maker tool .

Take a train from Philadelphia to New York City in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 48°F in December, and nighttime lows around 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Salem.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

1
night
Salem

Salem ©
Best known for its 1692 witch trials, Salem has a number of significant historical sites, a bustling downtown, and many witch-themed attractions.
On the 30th (Mon), put a fun spin on your tour with Cashunt Salem - Private Games, steep yourself in history at The House of the Seven Gables, then have some family-friendly fun at Witch Pix, and finally have some family-friendly fun at MindTrek VR.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Salem trip itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from New York City to Salem in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or fly. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from New York City in December, with highs in Salem at 42°F and lows at 27°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can drive to Portland.

Things to do in Salem

Fun & Games Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

MindTrek VR
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Witch Pix ©
Witch Pix
The House of the Seven Gables ©
The House of the Seven Gables

1
night
Portland

Maine's biggest and perhaps most vibrant city, Portland was established as a fishing village in 1633 and grew to become New England's largest port.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Allagash Brewery, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and then have some family-friendly fun at Muse Paintbar.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Portland online vacation builder .

You can drive from Salem to Portland in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Salem in December, with highs in Portland at 37°F and lows at 22°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Portland

Fun & Games Breweries & Distilleries

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Room Escape Games
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Room Escape Games
Allagash Brewing Company ©
Allagash Brewing Company

4
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Walt Disney World Resort and Universal Orlando Resort. Next up on the itinerary: get in on the family fun at Universal's Islands of Adventure, take in a show at Happily Ever After Fireworks, get your game on at The Escape Game Orlando, and discover the magic at Avatar Flight of Passage.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Orlando vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Portland to Orlando takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Portland in December; daily highs in Orlando reach 77°F and lows reach 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
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Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

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