19 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

19 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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19 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Drive:  5 h 15 min
1
Nags Head
— 1 night
Drive:  8 h 45 min
2
Hilton Head
— 1 night
Fly:  7 h 45 min
3
Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
4
Nantucket
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
5
Camden
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
6
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  22 h 30 min
End: Dubai

1
night
Nags Head

Nags Head ©
Most visitors take a trip to Nags Head to enjoy the beach, but this Outer Banks town offers more than just waterside entertainment.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): admire all the interesting features of Island Farm, take in the exciting artwork at The Bird Store - The Outer Banks Wildlife Gallery, then take a stroll through Scarborough Lane Shoppes, and finally glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, then have some family-friendly fun at Mutiny Bay Adventure Golf, then delve into the lush surroundings at Nags Head Woods Ecological Preserve, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Outer Banks Old Time Photos.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Nags Head itinerary maker tool .

Washington DC to Nags Head is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and car; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Nags Head are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Nags Head

Neighborhoods Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Kill Devil Hills, Duck, Island Farm
Highlights from your plan
Island Farm ©
Island Farm
Parasailing & Paragliding
Mutiny Bay Adventure Golf ©
Mutiny Bay Adventure Golf

1
night
Hilton Head

Hilton Head ©
A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, let little ones run wild at Shelter Cove Towne Centre, then try for a hole-in-one at Legendary Golf, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Folly Field Beach Park. On your second day here, shop like a local with Nash Gallery, then play a few rounds at The Golf Courses of Palmetto Dunes, and then identify plant and animal life at Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge.

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Getting from Nags Head to Hilton Head by combination of car and flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car, flight, and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Hilton Head can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Edgartown.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Parks Outdoors Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Legendary Golf ©
Legendary Golf
Folly Field Beach Park ©
Folly Field Beach Park

2
nights
Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard

Edgartown ©
Edgartown is a town located on Martha's Vineyard in Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States. Popular historic sites such as Gay Head Lighthouse and Aquinnah Cliffs are in your itinerary. Family-friendly places like Norton Point Beach and Menemsha Public Beach will thrill your kids. Change things up with a short trip to Menemsha Hills in Chilmark (about 32 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Katama Beach/ South Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Bend in the Road Beach, and take a stroll through Martha's Vineyard Camp meeting Association (MVCMA).

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Edgartown trip itinerary maker app .

Do a combination of car and flight from Hilton Head to Edgartown in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Hilton Head in July, things will get little chillier in Edgartown: highs are around 30°C and lows about 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Nantucket.

Things to do in Edgartown

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Aquinnah, Oak Bluffs, Menemsha Hills, Menemsha Public Beach
Highlights from your plan
Menemsha Public Beach ©
Menemsha Public Beach
Katama Beach/ South Beach ©
Katama Beach/ South Beach
Gay Head Lighthouse ©
Gay Head Lighthouse

3
nights
Nantucket

Nantucket ©
Nantucket is an island about 30mi by ferry south from Cape Cod, in the American state of Massachusetts. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Nobadeer and Egan Maritime's Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum. Get some historical perspective at Sankaty Head Lighthouse and Brant Point Lighthouse. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Jetties Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Unitarian Universalist Meeting House Nantucket, kick back and relax at Madaket Beach, and examine the collection at Whaling Museum.

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Getting from Edgartown to Nantucket by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and car. In July in Nantucket, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Camden.

Things to do in Nantucket

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Brant Point Lighthouse ©
Brant Point Lighthouse
Sankaty Head Lighthouse ©
Sankaty Head Lighthouse
Madaket Beach ©
Madaket Beach

2
nights
Camden

Camden ©
Camden is a town in Knox County, Maine, United States. On the 19th (Fri), contemplate the long history of High Street Historic District, then enjoy the sand and surf at Pitcher Pond, and then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Battie. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Owls Head Transportation Museum, then visit a coastal fixture at Owls Head Lighthouse, then explore the world behind art at Farnsworth Art Museum, and finally do a tasting at Cellardoor Winery.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Camden tour itinerary builder tool .

Getting from Nantucket to Camden by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and car. Traveling from Nantucket in July, plan for little chillier nights in Camden, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Camden

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Owls Head, Cellardoor Winery, Farnsworth Art Museum
Highlights from your plan
High Street Historic District ©
High Street Historic District
Farnsworth Art Museum ©
Farnsworth Art Museum
Owls Head Transportation Museum ©
Owls Head Transportation Museum

4
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Seal Cove Auto Museum and St. Saviour's Church :. Get outdoors at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Precipice Trail. There's lots more to do: trek along Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Agamont Park, admire the natural beauty at Asticou Terraces / Thuya Garden, and tee off at Pirate's Cove Miniature Golf.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Bar Harbor trip website .

Getting from Camden to Bar Harbor by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, Asticou Terraces / Thuya Garden, The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Seal Cove Auto Museum ©
The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Carriage Roads ©
Carriage Roads
Gorham Mountain Trail ©
Gorham Mountain Trail

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