15 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

15 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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Nags Head
— 1 night
2
Ocean City
— 2 nights
3
Washington DC
— 2 nights
4
New York City
— 5 nights
5
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights

1
night
Nags Head

Nags Head ©
Most visitors take a trip to Nags Head to enjoy the beach, but this Outer Banks town offers more than just waterside entertainment.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): immerse yourself in nature at Jockey's Ridge State Park, take a leisurely stroll along Jennette's Pier, thenenjoy the sea views from Bodie Island Lighthouse, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Kitty Hawk Kites - Nags Head.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Nags Head trip planner.

Kansas City to Nags Head is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. In August, daily temperatures in Nags Head can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ocean City.

Things to do in Nags Head

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Jockey's Ridge State Park ©
Jockey's Ridge State Park
Bodie Island Lighthouse ©
Bodie Island Lighthouse
Kitty Hawk Kites - Nags Head ©
Kitty Hawk Kites - Nags Head

2
nights
Ocean City

Ocean City ©
One of the country's favorite vacation resorts, Ocean City draws nearly 8 million visitors annually with its oceanfront boardwalk, clean beaches, and amusement parks.
Change things up with these side-trips from Ocean City: Rehoboth Beach (Rehoboth Beach Public Beach & Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Ocean City Beach, walk around Northside Park, take a leisurely stroll along Ocean City Boardwalk, and see the interesting displays at Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Ocean City day trip tool.

Drive from Nags Head to Ocean City in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Nags Head in August, expect slightly colder with lows of °F in Ocean City. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Ocean City

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Rehoboth Beach, Ocean City Boardwalk
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Ocean City Beach ©
Ocean City Beach
Ocean City Boardwalk ©
Ocean City Boardwalk
Speed Boats Tours

2
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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, ponder the world of politics at Library of Congress, appreciate the history behind Washington Monument, and learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Washington DC trip planner.

You can drive from Ocean City to Washington DC in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
The Pentagon ©
The Pentagon

5
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Central Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, go for a walk through The High Line, and appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument.

For ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the New York City vacation planner.

Getting from Washington DC to New York City by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In August in New York City, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. On the 19th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

2
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquarium of Niagara, Head underground at Cave of the Winds, take a memorable tour with Maid of the Mist, thentake in panoramic vistas at Niagara Falls Observation Tower, and finally admire the sheer force of Bridal Veil Falls. On the 21st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: try your luck at Seneca Niagara Casino and then get outside with Niagara Jet Adventures.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Niagara Falls trip planner.

Fly from New York City to Niagara Falls in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from New York City in August, plan for little chillier nights in Niagara Falls, with lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Fun & Games Parks Casinos

Side Trip

Niagara Jet Adventures
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Jet Adventures ©
Niagara Jet Adventures
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Maid of the Mist
Maid of the Mist

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