21 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

21 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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Start: Quebec City, Quebec
Drive:  6 h 15 min
1
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
2
Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Drive:  6 h 45 min
3
Nags Head
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  6 h 45 min
4
Hilton Head
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h
5
St. Augustine, Florida
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  5 h 45 min
6
Key West
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  10 h 15 min
End: Quebec City, Quebec

4
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Shore Path and Park Loop Road. Get in touch with nature at Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail and Cadillac Mountain. There's much more to do: hike along Gorham Mountain Trail, make a trip to Land Bridge to Bar Island, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and view the masterpieces at Little Village Gifts.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Bar Harbor travel route planner.

Quebec City, Canada to Bar Harbor is an approximately 6.5- hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Quebec City in July; daily highs in Bar Harbor reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Edgartown.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Acadia National Park
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Park Loop Road ©
Park Loop Road
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail ©
Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail

3
nights
Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard

Edgartown ©
Edgartown is a town located on Martha's Vineyard in Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States. Visiting Aquinnah Cliffs and Menemsha Hills will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Katama Beach/ South Beach and Lighthouse Beach. Change things up with a short trip to Gay Head Lighthouse in Aquinnah (about 42 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Menemsha Public Beach, enjoy the sea views from Edgartown Lighthouse, tour the pleasant surroundings at Norton Point Beach, and don't miss a visit to Flying Horses Carousel.

Plan a Edgartown trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Fly from Bar Harbor to Edgartown in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in July, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Nags Head.

Things to do in Edgartown

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Oak Bluffs, Aquinnah, Menemsha Public Beach, Menemsha Hills
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Katama Beach/ South Beach ©
Katama Beach/ South Beach
Menemsha Public Beach ©
Menemsha Public Beach
Menemsha Hills ©
Menemsha Hills

2
nights
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Jockey's Ridge State Park and Parasailing & Paragliding. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Jennette's Pier. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sea views from Bodie Island Lighthouse, enjoy the sand and surf at Coquina Beach, and contemplate the long history of Wright Brothers National Memorial.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Nags Head trip website.

Do a combination of bus, flight, and car from Edgartown to Nags Head in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, train, and car. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Edgartown in July, with highs in Nags Head at 34°C and lows at 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Nags Head

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Nature & Wildlife Tours, Wright Brothers National Memorial, Parasailing & Paragliding, Coquina Beach
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Jockey's Ridge State Park ©
Jockey's Ridge State Park
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Parasailing & Paragliding

3
nights
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.
Attractions like Fishing Charters & Tours and Legendary Golf make great kid-friendly stops. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Driessen Beach Park. And it doesn't end there: find your balance on the water with categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_best_stand_up_paddleboarding_in_the_area, get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, kick back and relax at Coligny Beach, and stop by Coligny Plaza Shopping Center.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Hilton Head online itinerary planner.

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 in Hilton Head, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can go by car to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Fishing Charters & Tours
Parasailing & Paragliding

2
nights
St. Augustine, Florida

St. Augustine ©
St. On the 23rd (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine, then enjoy the sand and surf at St. Augustine Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Crescent Beach Public Beach. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park, get engrossed in the history at St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum, Inc., and then examine the collection at St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read St. Augustine travel site.

You can drive from Hilton Head to St. Augustine in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In July in St. Augustine, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Crescent Beach Public Beach
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St. Augustine Beach ©
St. Augustine Beach
Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine ©
Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine
St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park ©
St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park

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 25th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, take a memorable tour with Tours, and then take a memorable drive along The Overseas Highway. Keep things going the next day: find your balance on the water with categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_best_stand_up_paddleboarding_in_the_area and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Key West journey builder website.

You can do a combination of car and flight from St. Augustine to Key West in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from St. Augustine in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Key West, with lows around 32°C. On the 27th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Waterskiing & Jetskiing

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