17 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

17 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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17 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  4​h
1
Provincetown
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Falmouth
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Boston
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  3​h
4
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
5
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 30​min
6
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 30​min
End: Toronto

2
nights
Provincetown

Provincetown ©
A small resort town with a year-round population of just 3,000, Provincetown draws nearly 60,000 annual visitors with its scenic beaches, art colonies, galleries, theaters, and shops.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Cape Cod National Seashore and Nauset Beach. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum and Highland Light. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Race Point Beach, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and take a leisurely stroll along MacMillan Wharf.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Provincetown online tour itinerary planner .

Toronto, Canada to Provincetown is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Provincetown are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Falmouth.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Nauset Beach, Cape Cod National Seashore, Highland Light
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Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach
Race Point Beach ©
Race Point Beach

2
nights
Falmouth

Falmouth ©
Falmouth is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States; Barnstable County is coextensive with Cape Cod. Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): explore the landscape on two wheels at Shining Sea Bikeway, then see the interesting displays at Heritage Museums & Gardens, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Old Silver Beach. On the 10th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get curious at Sandwich Glass Museum, contemplate the long history of Mayflower II, then pause for some photo ops at Plymouth Rock, and finally take an in-depth tour of Plimoth Plantation.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Falmouth trip itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Provincetown to Falmouth in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in July, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Boston.

Things to do in Falmouth

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Plymouth, Sandwich
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Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Shining Sea Bikeway ©
Shining Sea Bikeway
Sandwich Glass Museum ©
Sandwich Glass Museum

2
nights
Boston

Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
On the 11th (Thu), admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, appreciate the extensive heritage of Freedom Trail, and then wander the streets of North End. Here are some ideas for day two: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Niles Beach.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Boston vacation builder site .

Getting from Falmouth to Boston by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Gloucester
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Times Square. Get outdoors at Bronx Zoo and Speed Boats Tours. Step out of New York City with an excursion to Ocean Grove Beach in Ocean Grove--about 1h 05 min away. The adventure continues: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, contemplate the long history of Ellis Island, admire the masterpieces at Frick Collection, and enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our New York City travel planner .

Do a combination of flight and bus from Boston to New York City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Bronx Zoo, Ocean Grove Beach
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

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.
Get in touch with nature at National Zoological Park and Fort McHenry National Monument. Do some cultural sightseeing at National Air and Space Museum and The National Archives Museum. Change things up with a short trip to Horseshoe Casino in Baltimore (about 1 hour away). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, ponder the world of politics at White House, and learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Washington DC online holiday planner .

You can fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In July in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Baltimore
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

2
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
On the 21st (Sun), admire the landmark architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House Complex, then explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds, then enjoy breathtaking views from Niagara Falls Observation Tower, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: try to win big at Seneca Niagara Casino and then get outside with Niagara Jet Adventures.

Start your trip to Niagara Falls by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Washington DC to Niagara Falls takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Washington DC in July: high temperatures in Niagara Falls hover around 32°C and lows are around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to take a bus back home.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Fun & Games

Side Trips

Niagara Jet Adventures, Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House Complex
Highlights from your plan
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Niagara Jet Adventures ©
Niagara Jet Adventures

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