20 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

20 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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Train
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Washington DC
— 1 night
Fly
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Panama City Beach
— 3 nights
Fly
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Key West
— 3 nights
Drive
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Marathon
— 2 nights
Drive
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Marco Island
— 1 night
Drive
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St. Augustine
— 2 nights
Drive
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Hilton Head
— 2 nights
Drive
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Charleston
— 2 nights
Fly
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New York City
— 3 nights
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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.
On the 11th (Sun), explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and then appreciate the history behind National World War II Memorial. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Arlington National Cemetery, take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and then get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Washington DC online vacation builder.

Philadelphia to Washington DC is an approximately 2.5-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Panama City Beach.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

3
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Panama City Beach

World's Most Beautiful Beaches

Boasting 43 km (27 mi) of white sandy beaches and plenty of sunshine, Panama City Beach is an ideal choice for a relaxing holiday.
Get outdoors at Panama City Beach and St. Andrews State Park. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Scuba & Snorkeling and Henderson Beach State Park. The adventure continues: learn about winemaking at Panama City Beach Winery, test your team's savvy at Escape Zone 60, Panama City Beach, take in the waterfront at The Village of Baytowne Wharf, and browse the different shops at Pier Park.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Panama City Beach tour itinerary maker website.

Getting from Washington DC to Panama City Beach by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in June, and nighttime lows around 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Panama City Beach

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

3
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Key West

Conch Republic

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 Dry Tortugas National Park and The Overseas Highway. Discover out-of-the-way places like Fishing Charters & Tours and Truman Little White House. There's more to do: kick back and relax at Fort Zachary Taylor and examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Key West trip planner.

You can fly from Panama City Beach to Key West in 6 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Key West when traveling from Panama City Beach in June, with lows around 79°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can go by car to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Nature

2
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Marathon

Heart of the Florida Keys

A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Dolphin Research Center, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then look for all kinds of wild species at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, and finally get interesting insight from Ultimate HeliTours. On the 20th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bahia Honda State Park, snap pictures at Seven Mile Bridge, and then identify plant and animal life at The Turtle Hospital.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Marathon day trip site.

Getting from Key West to Marathon by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 90°F in June, and nighttime lows around 79°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can go by car to Marco Island.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

1
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Marco Island

Marco Island is a city in Collier County, Florida, United States, located on an island by the same name in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Southwest Florida. On the 21st (Wed), stroll through South Marco Beach and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Marco Island road trip tool.

You can drive from Marathon to Marco Island in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Marathon in June, plan for slightly colder nights in Marco Island, with lows around 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to drive to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Marco Island

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Beaches

2
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St. Augustine

St. On the 22nd (Thu), examine the collection at Lightner Museum, examine the collection at St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum, then visit a coastal fixture at St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum, Inc., and finally kick back and relax at St. Augustine Beach. On the 23rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine, then gain insight at Flagler College, and finally sample the fine beverages at St. Augustine Distillery.

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You can drive from Marco Island to St. Augustine in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of taxi and bus. June in St. Augustine sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 73°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Hilton Head.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches

2
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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 24th (Sat): shake up your sightseeing with ZipLine Hilton Head, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then stroll through Hilton Head Island Bike Trails. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at Sea Pines Forest Preserve, then enjoy the sand and surf at Coligny Beach, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Hilton Head trip planner.

You can drive from St. Augustine to Hilton Head in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, train, and taxi; or fly. In June, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 73°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks · Tours

2
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Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): learn about all things military at Patriots Point and then steep yourself in history at Fort Sumter National Monument. On the 27th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, then take in the dramatic natural features at Angel Oak Tree, and then take in the views from Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge.

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

You can drive from Hilton Head to Charleston in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Charleston can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Charleston

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

3
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New York City

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Do some cultural sightseeing at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and 9/11 Memorial. Discover out-of-the-way places like New York Public Library and St. Patrick's Cathedral. There's still lots to do: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, get a new perspective on things with Sea the City Jet Ski Tours, and enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City vacation maker tool.

Fly from Charleston to New York City in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Charleston in June, with highs in New York City at 80°F and lows at 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip