22 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

22 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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22 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

Start: Columbus
Fly:  3​h
1
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
New York City
— 6 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Provincetown
— 4 nights
+4
ferry + foot + bus + Fly + shuttle:  9​h 45​min
4
Marathon
— 1 day
bus:  30​min
5
Big Pine Key
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
6
Miami Beach
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
7
Orlando
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Columbus

3
nights
Washington DC

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.
When in Washington DC, make a side trip to see Sagamore Spirit Distillery in Baltimore, approximately 1 hour away. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin, and get a sense of history and politics at White House.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip itinerary builder app .

Columbus to Washington DC is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Columbus in April, expect a bit warmer with lows of 49°F in Washington DC. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Sagamore Spirit Distillery
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Sagamore Spirit Distillery ©
Sagamore Spirit Distillery
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Times Square, explore the galleries of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock, and take in the pleasant sights at The High Line.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the New York City online day trip planner .

You can fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in April, expect nights in New York City to be about the same, around 45°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Provincetown.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Neighborhoods
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Times Square ©
Times Square
Fifth Avenue ©
Fifth Avenue

4
nights
Provincetown

Provincetown ©
A small resort town with a year-round population of just 3,000, Provincetown draws nearly 60,000 annual visitors with its scenic beaches, art colonies, galleries, theaters, and shops.
Relax by the water at Cape Cod National Seashore and Craigville Beach. Explore Provincetown's surroundings by going to Gray's Beach (in Yarmouth Port), Nauset Beach (in Orleans) and Coast Guard Beach (in Eastham). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Race Point Beach, learn about winemaking at Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod, stroll through Long Point, and see the interesting displays at Provincetown Art Association and Museum.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Provincetown route planner .

Fly from New York City to Provincetown in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and ferry. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from New York City in May, with highs in Provincetown at 63°F and lows at 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Marathon.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Corn Hill Beach, Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod, Coast Guard Beach, Gray's Beach, Cape Cod National Seashore
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Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach
Coast Guard Beach ©
Coast Guard Beach

1
day
Marathon

Marathon ©
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 12th (Sun): kick back and relax at Anne's Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Sunset Park Beach, and then stroll through Sombrero Beach.

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You can do a combination of ferry, flight, and shuttle from Provincetown to Marathon in 10 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry, bus, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Provincetown in May, things will get much hotter in Marathon: highs are around 88°F and lows about 77°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to catcht the bus to Big Pine Key.

Things to do in Marathon

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Sunset Park Beach, Anne's Beach
Highlights from your plan
Sombrero Beach ©
Sombrero Beach
Sunset Park Beach ©
Sunset Park Beach
Anne's Beach ©
Anne's Beach

1
night
Big Pine Key

Big Pine Key ©
Big Pine Key is a census-designated place and unincorporated community in Monroe County, Florida, United States, on an island of the same name in the Florida Keys. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Calusa Beach and then immerse yourself in nature at Bahia Honda State Park.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Big Pine Key travel site .

Big Pine Key is just a stone's throw from Marathon. In May, daily temperatures in Big Pine Key can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Big Pine Key

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park

2
nights
Miami Beach

Miami Beach ©
Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
On the 14th (Tue), kick back and relax at 12th Street Beach, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Art Deco Historic District, and then kick back and relax at South Beach. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Haulover Beach Park, then steep yourself in history at Barnacle State Historic Site, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Lincoln Road.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Miami Beach route planning app .

Traveling by car from Big Pine Key to Miami Beach takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Miami Beach can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 74°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Orlando.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Haulover Beach Park, Barnacle State Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
South Beach ©
South Beach
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
Haulover Beach Park ©
Haulover Beach Park

3
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Pack the 16th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Discovery Cove. Pack the 17th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. It doesn't end there: discover the magic at Happily Ever After Fireworks and try out the rides at SeaWorld Orlando.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Orlando trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by car from Miami Beach to Orlando takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Miami Beach in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Orlando, with lows of 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Discovery Cove ©
Discovery Cove
Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

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