26 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

26 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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26 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

Start: Riyadh
Fly:  15​h
1
New York City
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  6​h
2
Key West
— 2 nights
bus:  45​min
3
Big Pine Key
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
4
Marathon
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Key Largo
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Miami
— 3 nights
+3
train + bus + foot + Fly:  6​h 30​min
7
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
8
Provincetown
— 1 night
+2
ferry + bus + Fly:  20​h 15​min
End: Riyadh

5
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.
Head to Fifth Avenue and Tiffany & Co.for some retail therapy. Next up on the itinerary: explore and take pictures at Central Park, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, wander the streets of Times Square, and get a taste of the local shopping with Shopping Girlfriend NYC.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City journey planner.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to New York City is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Riyadh to New York City, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Riyadh in June, with highs in New York City at 31°C and lows at 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in New York City

Shopping Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Times Square ©
Times Square
Fifth Avenue ©
Fifth Avenue

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.
Get in touch with nature at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory and Fishing Charters & Tours. Head to Alan S. Maltz Gallery and 7 Artists & Friendsfor plenty of shopping. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, admire the majestic nature at Fort Zachary Taylor, find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and admire all the interesting features of Audubon House & Tropical Gardens.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Key West journey app .

Getting from New York City to Key West by combination of bus and flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from New York City in June; daily highs in Key West reach 36°C and lows reach 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to take a bus to Big Pine Key.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Alan S. Maltz Gallery ©
Alan S. Maltz Gallery
Fishing Charters & Tours

2
nights
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. On the 2nd (Tue), stop by Out of the Blue Gallery, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then admire the majestic nature at Bahia Honda State Park. On the next day, identify plant and animal life at National Key Deer Refuge and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

To find reviews and tourist information, you can read our Big Pine Key online tour itinerary planner .

Take a bus from Key West to Big Pine Key in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to take a bus to Marathon.

Things to do in Big Pine Key

Outdoors Wildlife Parks
Highlights from your plan
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
National Key Deer Refuge ©
National Key Deer Refuge
Fishing Charters & Tours

3
nights
Marathon

A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Step out of the city life by going to Pigeon Key Foundation and Crane Point Museum & Nature Center. Step out of Marathon with an excursion to Fishing Charters & Tours in Cudjoe Key--about 42 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: see the vivid underwater world at Sombrero Reef, pause for some serene contemplation at San Pablo Catholic Church, identify plant and animal life at Dolphin Research Center, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Marathon road trip planning website .

Marathon is just a short distance from Big Pine Key. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in July, and nighttime lows around 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Key Largo.

Things to do in Marathon

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Fishing Charters & Tours
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center

3
nights
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.
Visiting Fishing Charters & Tours and Scuba & Snorkeling will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Key Largo: Stand-Up Paddleboarding (in Islamorada) and Anhinga Trail (in Everglades National Park). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, see the vivid underwater world at Grecian Rocks, stop by Shell World Florida Keys, and take a tour of Spiegel Grove.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Key Largo trip builder tool .

You can drive from Marathon to Key Largo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Marathon in July, Key Largo is a bit cooler at night with lows of 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Miami.

Things to do in Key Largo

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Fishing Charters & Tours, Anhinga Trail
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail

3
nights
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Get outdoors at Shark Valley and Gumbo Limbo Trail. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Lincoln Road and Bayside Marketplace. There's still lots to do: get a taste of the local shopping with Aventura Mall, kick back and relax at South Beach, buy something for everyone on your list at Village of Merrick Park, and take a stroll through Collins Avenue.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Miami travel route builder site .

Traveling by car from Key Largo to Miami takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Miami can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Everglades National Park, Aventura Mall, Village of Merrick Park
Highlights from your plan
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Gumbo Limbo Trail ©
Gumbo Limbo Trail
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

2
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Three Sisters Trading Post and One Niagara "The Gateway to the Falls". Step out of the city life by going to Cave of the Winds and Niagara Falls. There's lots more to do: get outside with Niagara Jet Adventures, stroll through Niagara Gorge Trail, enjoy breathtaking views from Niagara Falls Observation Tower, and admire the majestic nature at Whirlpool State Park.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Niagara Falls holiday planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Miami to Niagara Falls in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Miami in July, things will get a bit cooler in Niagara Falls: highs are around 32°C and lows about 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Provincetown.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Niagara Jet Adventures
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Jet Adventures ©
Niagara Jet Adventures
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape Cod National Seashore. On the 17th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Long Point, then stroll through Herring Cove Beach, then learn about winemaking at Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod, and finally ponder the world of politics at Provincetown Town Hall.

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You can fly from Niagara Falls to Provincetown in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in July, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod, Cape Cod National Seashore
Highlights from your plan
Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Long Point ©
Long Point
Herring Cove Beach ©
Herring Cove Beach

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