15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Boston
Bus:  1 h 45 min
1
Newport
— 1 night
+4
Bus + Foot + Train + Bus + Fly:  5 h 15 min
2
Myrtle Beach
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
3
Orlando
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h 15 min
4
Key West
— 2 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
5
Marathon, Florida Keys
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
6
Miami Beach
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  5 h 30 min
7
Asheville
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Subway:  4 h 15 min
8
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Subway + Fly:  3 h
End: Boston

1
night
Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Gilbert Stuart Museum, then visit a coastal fixture at Beavertail Lighthouse and Park, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Catholic Church. On the 11th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sea views from Rose Island Lightouse, then enjoy the sand and surf at Goosewing Beach Preserve, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Newport online travel route planner.

Boston to Newport is an approximately 2- hour bus ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daytime highs in Newport are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Newport

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Goosewing Beach Preserve, Beavertail Lighthouse and Park, Gilbert Stuart Museum
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Beavertail Lighthouse and Park ©
Beavertail Lighthouse and Park
Goosewing Beach Preserve ©
Goosewing Beach Preserve
Gilbert Stuart Museum ©
Gilbert Stuart Museum

2
nights
Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Brookgreen Gardens, then enjoy the sand and surf at Litchfield Beach, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Prince George Winyah Episcopal Church. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Cherry Grove Beach, take a stroll through Broadway at the Beach, then examine the collection at Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Myrtle Beach trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Newport to Myrtle Beach takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. Traveling from Newport in August, things will get a bit warmer in Myrtle Beach: highs are around 87°F and lows about 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Brookgreen Gardens, Litchfield Beach, Prince George Winyah Episcopal Church, Cherry Grove Beach
Highlights from your plan
Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum ©
Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum
Litchfield Beach ©
Litchfield Beach
Brookgreen Gardens ©
Brookgreen Gardens

3
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.
Orlando is known for theme parks, nightlife, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get in on the family fun at Discovery Cove, test your problem-solving skills at The Escape Game Orlando, have some family-friendly fun at Nomadic, and laugh and play at Happily Ever After Fireworks.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Orlando day trip site.

You can fly from Myrtle Beach to Orlando in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Orlando can reach 92°F, while at night they dip to 76°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
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Discovery Cove ©
Discovery Cove
Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art ©
Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks

2
nights
Key West

Key West ©
Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
On the 17th (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Mary Star of the Sea, see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, then steep yourself in history at Truman Little White House, and finally contemplate the long history of Curry Mansion. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum, kick back and relax at Fort Zachary Taylor, then enjoy the sea views from Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum, then look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Key West Cemetery.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Key West trip builder site.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Orlando to Key West in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 90°F in August, and nighttime lows around 81°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to catch the bus to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Truman Little White House ©
Truman Little White House
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor

1
night
Marathon, Florida Keys

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at San Pablo Catholic Church, enjoy the sand and surf at Sombrero Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bahia Honda State Park.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Marathon trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Key West to Marathon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 92°F, and evening lows to 80°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to drive to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Marathon

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
Highlights from your plan
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Sombrero Beach ©
Sombrero Beach
San Pablo Catholic Church ©
San Pablo Catholic Church

2
nights
Miami Beach

Miami Beach ©
Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
On the 20th (Thu), wander the streets of Collins Avenue, get to know the fascinating history of Lincoln Road, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Art Deco Historic District, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady of Guadalupe, then have fun at Lock & Load Miami, then see the interesting displays at Lock & Load Museum, and finally admire the striking features of Freedom Tower at Miami Dade College.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Miami Beach trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Marathon to Miami Beach takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In August in Miami Beach, expect temperatures between 91°F during the day and 78°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel to Asheville.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Miami, Our Lady of Guadalupe
Highlights from your plan
Lock & Load Museum ©
Lock & Load Museum
South Beach ©
South Beach
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

1
night
Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): sample the tasty concoctions at Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Of All Souls, then learn about winemaking at Biltmore, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Riverside Cemetery.

For reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Asheville trip itinerary builder site.

Do a combination of flight and car from Miami Beach to Asheville in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and car; or drive. Traveling from Miami Beach in August, things will get a bit cooler in Asheville: highs are around 82°F and lows about 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Asheville

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trip

Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Biltmore ©
Biltmore
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings ©
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings
Riverside Cemetery ©
Riverside Cemetery

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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art. On the 24th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, then get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, then deepen your understanding at Georgetown University, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Washington National Cathedral.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Washington DC online trip builder.

Do a combination of car, flight, and subway from Asheville to Washington DC in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Asheville in August since evenings lows in Washington DC dip to 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History ©

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