23 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

23 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island
— 4 nights
2
Myrtle Beach
— 2 nights
3
Hilton Head
— 3 nights
4
St. Augustine
— 3 nights
5
Marco Island
— 1 night
6
Key Largo
— 1 night
7
Marathon
— 2 nights
8
Key West
— 2 nights
9
Panama City Beach
— 4 nights

4
nights
Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island

Acadia National Park ©
The first national park east of the Mississippi River, Acadia National Park draws visitors with its rugged landscape of ocean shoreline, low-slung granite mountains, dense woodlands, and pristine lakes.
Visit Sand Beach and Little Hunters Beach for some beach relaxation. Visiting Park Loop Road and Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail will get you outdoors. And it doesn't end there: grab your bike and head to Carriage Roads, explore the activities along Jordan Pond Path Trailhead, hike along Gorham Mountain Trail, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Heart of Acadia Loop.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Acadia National Park trip tool.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Acadia National Park is an approximately 15-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Amsterdam to Acadia National Park. In July, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Acadia National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Carriage Roads ©
Carriage Roads
Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail ©
Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail
Gorham Mountain Trail ©
Gorham Mountain Trail

2
nights
Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): kick back and relax at Myrtle Beach and then wander the streets of Broadway at the Beach. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Alligator Adventure, glide peacefully along the water with J & L Kayaks, LLC Kayak Tours and Rentals, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Myrtle Beach trip itinerary tool.

You can fly from Acadia National Park to Myrtle Beach in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Acadia National Park in July, with highs in Myrtle Beach at 36°C and lows at 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

North Myrtle Beach
Highlights from your plan
Alligator Adventure ©
Alligator Adventure
Myrtle Beach ©
Myrtle Beach
Zipline

3
nights
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Hunting Island State Park and Sea Pines Forest Preserve. Step out of the city life by going to ZipLine Hilton Head and Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours. There's much more to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, trek along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails, enjoy the sand and surf at Coligny Beach, and get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Hilton Head trip builder.

Drive from Myrtle Beach to Hilton Head in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Hilton Head are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can drive to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Beaufort
Highlights from your plan
Sea Pines Forest Preserve ©
Sea Pines Forest Preserve
ZipLine Hilton Head ©
ZipLine Hilton Head
Hunting Island State Park ©
Hunting Island State Park

3
nights
St. Augustine

St. Relax by the water at St. Augustine Beach and Main Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Amelia Island Horseback Riding and Fort Clinch State Park. There's still lots to do: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, get engrossed in the history at St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum, browse the exhibits of St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum, Inc., and gain insight at Flagler College.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read St. Augustine journey planning website.

You can drive from Hilton Head to St. Augustine in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and bus; 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 29th (Thu) so you can drive to Marco Island.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trip

Amelia Island
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Amelia Island Horseback Riding ©
Amelia Island Horseback Riding
St. Augustine Beach ©
St. Augustine Beach

1
night
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. Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Tigertail Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at South Marco Beach, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Marco Island holiday builder.

Getting from St. Augustine to Marco Island by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In July in Marco Island, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Key Largo.

Things to do in Marco Island

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
South Marco Beach ©
South Marco Beach
Tigertail Beach ©
Tigertail Beach

1
night
Key Largo

Key Largo ©
The northernmost island of the Florida Keys, Key Largo provides stunning scenery, a number of watersports opportunities, and plenty of areas to relax on vacation.
On the 31st (Sat), admire the majestic nature at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park, identify plant and animal life at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Key Largo vacation planner.

Drive from Marco Island to Key Largo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Key Largo

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Fishing Charters & Tours
Highlights from your plan
Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center ©
Fishing Charters & Tours
John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park ©
John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park

2
nights
Marathon

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Bahia Honda State Park, then look for all kinds of wild species at The Turtle Hospital, and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Dolphin Research Center, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters, and then snap pictures at Seven Mile Bridge.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Marathon online travel route planner.

Getting from Key Largo to Marathon by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Marathon can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Scuba & Snorkeling
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital

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.
On the 3rd (Tue), browse the exhibits of U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum, explore and take pictures at Fort Zachary Taylor, then take an in-depth tour of Truman Little White House, then visit a coastal fixture at Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum, and finally take a memorable drive along The Overseas Highway. On your second day here, cast your line with a fishing tour.

For ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Key West online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Marathon to Key West takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Key West, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 32°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to Panama City Beach.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor
Fishing Charters & Tours
The Overseas Highway ©
The Overseas Highway

4
nights
Panama City Beach

Panama City Beach ©
Boasting 43 km (27 mi) of white sandy beaches and plenty of sunshine, Panama City Beach is an ideal choice for a relaxing holiday.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at St. Andrews State Park and Henderson Beach State Park. Step out of the city life by going to Florida Caverns State Park and Scuba & Snorkeling. The adventure continues: do a tasting at Panama City Beach Winery, enjoy the sand and surf at Panama City Beach, take a leisurely stroll along The Village of Baytowne Wharf, and buy something for everyone on your list at Pier Park.

To plan Panama City Beach vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can fly from Key West to Panama City Beach in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect little chillier evenings in Panama City Beach when traveling from Key West in August, with lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Panama City Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Destin, Florida Caverns State Park
Highlights from your plan
Florida Caverns State Park ©
Florida Caverns State Park
St. Andrews State Park ©
St. Andrews State Park
Henderson Beach State Park ©
Henderson Beach State Park

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