18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Meatpacking District, Grand Central Terminal and The High Line. Get some historical perspective at 9/11 Memorial and St. Patrick's Cathedral. Museum-lovers will appreciate The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA). Change things up with a short trip to Bronx Zoo in Bronx (about 36 minutes away). There's much more to do: take a stroll through Times Square, don't miss a visit to Central Park, explore the landscape on two wheels at East River Waterfront Esplanade, and take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the New York City trip builder website.

If you are flying in from Poland, the closest major aiports are La Guardia Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport and John F Kennedy International Airport. September in New York City sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Sarasota.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Bronx Zoo
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

5
nights
Sarasota

Sarasota is a city in Sarasota County on the southwestern coast of the U.S. Take a break from the city and head to Little Toot Dolphin Adventures and Clearwater Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at De Soto National Memorial and Sarasota National Cemetery. Change things up with these side-trips from Sarasota: Edison and Ford Winter Estates (in Fort Myers), The Dali Museum (in St. Petersburg) and Venice Beach (in Venice). There's much more to do: glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, contemplate the long history of Ca d'Zan, enjoy the sand and surf at Siesta Beach, and get to know the fascinating history of Marie Selby Botanical Gardens.

To find out how to plan a trip to Sarasota, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from New York City to Sarasota by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from New York City in September; daily highs in Sarasota reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Miami.

Things to do in Sarasota

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Clearwater, Parasailing & Paragliding, Edison and Ford Winter Estates, The Dali Museum, Philippe Park
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Parasailing & Paragliding
Little Toot Dolphin Adventures ©
Little Toot Dolphin Adventures

2
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.
On the 14th (Sat), examine the collection at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach, thenwander the streets of Lincoln Road, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Britto Central. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Francis de Sales Catholic Church, appreciate the extensive heritage of Art Deco Historic District, thenexplore the galleries of Wynwood Walls, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Bayside Marketplace.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Miami trip itinerary site.

Drive from Sarasota to Miami in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In September, daytime highs in Miami are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Miami

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Miami Beach
Highlights from your plan
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens ©
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): explore the different monuments and memorials at Key West Cemetery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Mary Star of the Sea, see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, thensteep yourself in history at Truman Little White House, and finally fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour. Keep things going the next day: glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, thenvisit a coastal fixture at Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum, and finally kick back and relax at Fort Zachary Taylor.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Key West planner.

You can fly from Miami to Key West in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Key West

Historic Sites Outdoors 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
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory

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