15 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

15 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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15 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  11​h 15​min
1
Nantucket
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
3
Hilton Head
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  6​h 45​min
4
Nags Head
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5​h
5
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: London

2
nights
Nantucket

Nantucket ©
Nantucket is an island about 30mi by ferry south from Cape Cod, in the American state of Massachusetts. On the 6th (Sat), stroll through Nobadeer. On the 7th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Whaling Museum, then enjoy the sand and surf at Cisco Beach, and then visit a coastal fixture at Sankaty Head Lighthouse.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Nantucket trip itinerary builder app .

London, UK to Nantucket is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Nantucket is minus 5 hours. Traveling from London in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Nantucket, with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Edgartown.

Things to do in Nantucket

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Whaling Museum ©
Whaling Museum
Sankaty Head Lighthouse ©
Sankaty Head Lighthouse
Madaket Beach ©
Madaket Beach

3
nights
Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard

Edgartown ©
Edgartown is a town located on Martha's Vineyard in Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Norton Point Beach and Menemsha Public Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Bend in the Road Beach and Aquinnah Cliffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Edgartown: Gay Head Lighthouse (in Aquinnah) and Menemsha Hills (in Chilmark). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Katama Beach/ South Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Joseph Sylvia State Beach, and wander the streets of Martha's Vineyard Camp meeting Association (MVCMA).

To see ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Edgartown vacation app .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Nantucket to Edgartown in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and car. In July, daytime highs in Edgartown are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Edgartown

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Aquinnah, Oak Bluffs, Menemsha Hills, Menemsha Public Beach
Highlights from your plan
Menemsha Public Beach ©
Menemsha Public Beach
Menemsha Hills ©
Menemsha Hills
Katama Beach/ South Beach ©
Katama Beach/ South Beach

2
nights
Hilton Head

A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Coligny Plaza Shopping Center and Hilton Head Island Bike Trails. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Coligny Beach and Alder Lane Beach Access. And it doesn't end there: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, get interesting insight from Tours, putt your heart out at Legendary Golf, and find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Hilton Head online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and car from Edgartown to Hilton Head takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Edgartown in July: high temperatures in Hilton Head hover around 37°C and lows are around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Nags Head.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Coligny Beach ©
Coligny Beach
Fishing Charters & Tours

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.
On the 15th (Mon), contemplate the long history of Wright Brothers National Memorial, then view the masterpieces at The Bird Store - The Outer Banks Wildlife Gallery, then enjoy the sea views from Bodie Island Lighthouse, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Jockey's Ridge State Park. On the 16th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, visit a coastal fixture at Currituck Beach Lighthouse and Museum, and then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To see where to stay and tourist information, go to the Nags Head travel planning website .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Hilton Head to Nags Head in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus, flight, and car. In July in Nags Head, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Nags Head

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kill Devil Hills, Corolla, Parasailing & Paragliding
Highlights from your plan
Wright Brothers National Memorial ©
Wright Brothers National Memorial
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Bodie Island Lighthouse ©
Bodie Island Lighthouse

3
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.
Visit 9/11 Memorial and Ellis Island for their historical value. Appreciate the collections at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and American Museum of Natural History. Next up on the itinerary: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, wander the streets of Times Square, and appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read New York City trip planning app .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Nags Head to New York City takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or drive. In July in New York City, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

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