18 days in East Coast of USA & West Virginia Itinerary

18 days in East Coast of USA & West Virginia Itinerary

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18 days in East Coast of USA & West Virginia Itinerary

Start: Belfast
bus + Fly:  10​h 30​min
1
Boston
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
2
North Conway
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
New Haven
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
New York City
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
5
Harpers Ferry
— 1 night
train:  1​h 15​min
6
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
7
Key West
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
8
Orlando
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  11​h 30​min
End: Belfast

1
night
Boston

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 all the interesting features of Fenway Park.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Boston tour planner.

Belfast, UK to Boston is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Belfast to Boston due to the time zone difference. In April, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can drive to North Conway.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
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Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Children's Museum ©
Boston Children's Museum
Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park

1
night
North Conway

North Conway ©
North Conway combines colonial New England architecture with outlet shops selling goods from some of the world's most recognizable brands, all set amid the scenery of the White Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): hike along Baldface Range, stroll through Black Cap Hiking Trail, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Rocky Gorge.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our North Conway trip planner .

Getting from Boston to North Conway by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. April in North Conway sees daily highs of 14°C and lows of 2°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can go by car to New Haven.

Things to do in North Conway

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Rocky Gorge
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Black Cap Hiking Trail ©
Black Cap Hiking Trail

1
day
New Haven

New Haven ©
New Haven, in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at The Coastal Center at Milford Point, then browse the collection at Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, and then admire the masterpieces at Yale University Art Gallery.

For more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read New Haven online tour itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from North Conway to New Haven takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in New Haven are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive to New York City.

Things to do in New Haven

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trip

The Coastal Center at Milford Point
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Yale University Art Gallery ©
Yale University Art Gallery

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. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, take a stroll through Times Square, get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, and make a trip to 9/11 Memorial.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read New York City day trip app .

Traveling by car from New Haven to New York City takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from New Haven in April, New York City is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can drive to Harpers Ferry.

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
Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry ©
With a population of less than 300, Harpers Ferry is as quaint as they come.
On the 19th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Blue Ridge Center for Environmental Stewardship, then tour the pleasant surroundings at C&O Canal Hike at Point of Rocks Boat Ramp, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Bloomery Plantation Distillery.

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You can drive from New York City to Harpers Ferry in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Harpers Ferry are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Blue Ridge Center for Environmental Stewardship, C&O Canal Hike at Point of Rocks Boat Ramp
Highlights from your plan

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 National Zoological Park. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Washington DC trip planner .

Traveling by train from Harpers Ferry to Washington DC takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Harpers Ferry in April, Washington DC is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park

2
nights
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 23rd (Tue), see the interesting displays at Oldest House & Garden Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Audubon House & Tropical Gardens, then examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, then identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, and finally view the masterpieces at Alan S. Maltz Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Wed): take a memorable tour with Tours, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and then stroll the grounds of Key West Cemetery.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Key West trip itinerary builder .

Fly from Washington DC to Key West in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. While traveling from Washington DC, expect somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Key West, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to drive to Orlando.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©

2
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 Magic Kingdom Park. Pack the 26th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Orlando vacation site .

You can drive from Key West to Orlando in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Key West in April, Orlando is little chillier at night with lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks
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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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