18 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

18 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Orlando
— 2 nights
2
Miami
— 3 nights
3
Marathon
— 2 nights
4
Key West
— 3 nights
5
New York City
— 6 nights

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.
On the 6th (Fri), make an unforgettable trip to Disney's Animal Kingdom. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sat): find something for the whole family at Discovery Cove.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Orlando trip itinerary planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Orlando is an approximately 26-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 13 hours traveling from Singapore to Orlando. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Singapore in December, with highs in Orlando at 29°C and lows at 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Miami.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Parks
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Disney's Animal Kingdom ©
Disney's Animal Kingdom
Discovery Cove ©
Discovery Cove

3
nights
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Get in touch with nature at Shark Valley Visitor Center and South Beach. Appreciate the collections at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens and Lock & Load Museum. There's much more to do: stroll around Lincoln Road, take a stroll through Art Deco Historic District, get a taste of the local shopping with Village of Merrick Park, and browse the different shops at Bayside Marketplace.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Miami visit planner.

Getting from Orlando to Miami by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Orlando in December, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 23°C in Miami. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Miami

Museums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Shark Valley Visitor Center, Village of Merrick Park
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Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District

2
nights
Marathon

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
On the 11th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Pablo Catholic Church, then look for all kinds of wild species at The Turtle Hospital, then enjoy the sand and surf at Bahia Honda State Park, and finally view the masterpieces at Shady Palm Art Gallery & Photography. On the next day, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, take an in-depth tour of History of Diving Museum, and then look for gifts at Hawks Cay Marina Dockside Store.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Marathon tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Miami to Marathon in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In December, daytime highs in Marathon are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Islamorada, Bahia Honda State Park
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Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Fishing Charters & Tours
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital

3
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.
Get in touch with nature at Fort Zachary Taylor and Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory. Do your shopping at 7 Artists & Friends Gallery and Alan S. Maltz Gallery. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, contemplate the long history of Truman Little White House, take in the waterfront at Mallory Square, and view the masterpieces at KEPart Studio-Gallery.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Key West travel route planning app.

Drive from Marathon to Key West in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Key West sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 25°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Key West

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks
Highlights from your plan
7 Artists & Friends Gallery ©
7 Artists & Friends Gallery
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory

6
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.
Times Square and Fifth Avenue are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Let the collections at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Ellis Island capture your imagination. Take a break from New York City with a short trip to Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge in Oceanville, about 1h 50 min away. The adventure continues: pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, get interesting insight from Tours, stroll through Central Park, and get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the New York City trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Key West to New York City takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Key West in December, expect New York City to be much colder, temps between 10°C and 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Times Square ©
Times Square

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