26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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26 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
1
New York City
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Cape May
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Berkeley Springs
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Washington DC
— 5 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
5
Asheville
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  6​h
6
Orlando
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
7
Key West
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
8
Miami
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: New York City

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Times Square and Fifth Avenue. Attractions like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Central Park make great kid-friendly stops. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, make a trip to Ellis Island, admire the masterpieces at The Museum of Modern Art, and examine the collection at Tenement Museum.

To find maps and more tourist information, go to the New York City tour itinerary planner .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to New York City. Expect a daytime high around 50°F in March, and nighttime lows around 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to drive to Cape May.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©

2
nights
Cape May

Cape May ©
Cape May represents the other Jersey Shore--the one you don't see on TV--the one with a rich history and a refined, relaxed atmosphere.
On the 13th (Tue), tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape May City Beaches, then kick back and relax at Sunset Beach, and then do a tasting at Hawk Haven Vineyard & Winery.

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Traveling by car from New York City to Cape May takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In March in Cape May, expect temperatures between 50°F during the day and 36°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Berkeley Springs.

Things to do in Cape May

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Hawk Haven Vineyard and Winery, Sunset Beach
Highlights from your plan
Sunset Beach ©
Sunset Beach
Cape May City Beaches ©
Cape May City Beaches
Hawk Haven Vineyard and Winery ©
Hawk Haven Vineyard and Winery

few
hours
Berkeley Springs

Berkeley Springs
Berkeley Springs is a town in, and the county seat of, Morgan County, West Virginia, USA, in the state's Eastern Panhandle. To find more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Berkeley Springs trip planner .

Drive from Cape May to Berkeley Springs in 4.5 hours. In March in Berkeley Springs, expect temperatures between 53°F during the day and 32°F at night. You will leave for Washington DC on the 14th (Wed).

Things to do in Berkeley Springs

Parks Historic Sites Museums

5
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.
Get some cultural insight at National Air and Space Museum and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Let the collections at National Gallery of Art and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum capture your imagination. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Washington National Cathedral, see the interesting displays at National Archives Museum, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Washington DC tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Berkeley Springs to Washington DC in 2 hours. Traveling from Berkeley Springs in March, expect a bit warmer with lows of 39°F in Washington DC. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel to Asheville.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Arlington
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

1
night
Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
On the 19th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Biltmore Estate.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Asheville attractions planner .

Traveling by combination of flight, taxi, and bus from Washington DC to Asheville takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 59°F in March, and nighttime lows around 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Asheville

Museums Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trip

Vance Birthplace
Highlights from your plan
Biltmore ©
Biltmore
Vance Birthplace ©
Vance Birthplace

5
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Walt Disney World Resort and Universal's Islands of Adventure. Have a day of magic on the 22nd (Thu) at Magic Kingdom Park. There's lots more to do: discover the magic at Happily Ever After Fireworks, look for gifts at The LEGO Store, and get in on the family fun at SeaWorld Orlando.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Orlando trip itinerary maker tool .

Getting from Asheville to Orlando by combination of bus, taxi, flight, and train takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, taxi, and train; or drive. When traveling from Asheville in March, plan for somewhat warmer days in Orlando, with highs around 79°F, while nights are much warmer with lows around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Shopping Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

4
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 some cultural insight at Fort Zachary Taylor and Truman Little White House. Step out of the city life by going to Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory and Fun In The Sun Key West. Spend the 27th (Tue) airborne with a parasailing or paragliding tour. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, steep yourself in history at Amsterdam's Curry Mansion Inn, get interesting insight from Tours, and admire the natural beauty at Audubon House & Tropical Gardens.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Key West trip builder tool .

You can fly from Orlando to Key West in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Orlando in March, Key West is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 70°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©

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.
You'll get in some beach time at South Beach and Haulover Beach Park. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Shark Valley and Anhinga Trail. Go for a jaunt from Miami to Everglades National Park to see Nine Mile Pond Canoe Trail about 50 minutes away. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Matheson Hammock Park, take a stroll through Lincoln Road, contemplate the long history of The Barnacle Historic State Park, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Art Deco Historic District.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Miami travel route planner.

You can do a combination of flight and tram from Key West to Miami in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Miami are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Everglades National Park, Haulover Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail
South Beach ©
South Beach

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