18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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18 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
1
New York City
— 6 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
Sarasota
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Miami
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
4
Key West
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h
End: New York City

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. Do some cultural sightseeing at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA). Museum-lovers will get to explore 9/11 Memorial and American Museum of Natural History. Change things up with a short trip to Bronx Zoo in Bronx (about 36 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Times Square, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, go for a walk through Central Park, and examine the collection at New York Public Library.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City day trip tool .

If you are flying in from Poland, the closest major airports are La Guardia Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport and John F Kennedy International Airport. In September, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

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 ©

5
nights
Sarasota

Sarasota is a city in Sarasota County on the southwestern coast of the U.S. Get outdoors at Little Toot Dolphin Adventures and Parasailing & Paragliding. Get a sense of the local culture at De Soto National Memorial and Philippe Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sarasota: Clearwater (Clearwater Beach & Murielle Winery), Edison & Ford Winter Estates (in Fort Myers) and Venice Beach (in Venice). The adventure continues: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, explore the different monuments and memorials at Sarasota National Cemetery, appreciate the extensive heritage of Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, and admire the masterpieces at The Dali Museum.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Sarasota trip simple and quick.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to Sarasota takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from New York City in September; daily highs in Sarasota reach 37°C and lows reach 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Miami.

Things to do in Sarasota

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Clearwater, Edison and Ford Winter Estates, Philippe Park, Siesta Beach, De Soto National Memorial
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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach, then wander the streets of Lincoln Road, and finally view the masterpieces at Britto Central. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Francis de Sales Catholic Church, get to know the fascinating history of Art Deco Historic District, then explore the world behind art at Wynwood Walls, and finally don't miss a visit to Bayside Marketplace.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Miami attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Sarasota to Miami takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus, flight, and tram. In September, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time 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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): stroll the grounds of Key West Cemetery, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Mary Star of the Sea, examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Truman Little White House, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Tue): take a memorable tour with Tours, then identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, then visit a coastal fixture at Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum, and finally admire the majestic nature at Fort Zachary Taylor.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Key West tour builder website .

You can fly from Miami to Key West in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In September in Key West, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 31°C at night. 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 Museums
Highlights from your plan
Truman Little White House ©
Truman Little White House
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©

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