27 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

27 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Eastham
— 2 nights
2
New York City
— 3 nights
3
Key West
— 3 nights
4
Marathon
— 3 nights
5
Miami Beach
— 3 nights
6
Charleston
— 3 nights
7
Washington DC
— 4 nights

2
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Eastham

Eastham ©
Eastham is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States, Barnstable County being coextensive with Cape Cod. Visiting Cape Cod National Seashore and Nauset Beach will get you outdoors. You'll get in some beach time at Marconi Beach and Coast Guard Beach. There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of Chatham Marconi Maritime Center, enjoy the sand and surf at First Encounter Beach, get answers to all your questions at Salt Pond Visitor Center, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Nauset Light Beach.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Eastham visit planner.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Eastham is an approximately 33-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Jakarta to Eastham, you'll gain 12 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Jakarta in May, things will get much colder in Eastham: highs are around 19°C and lows about 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to drive to New York City.

Things to do in Eastham

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Marconi Beach, Chatham Marconi Maritime Center, Nauset Beach, Cape Cod National Seashore
Highlights from your plan
Chatham Marconi Maritime Center ©
Chatham Marconi Maritime Center
Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach

3
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate 9/11 Memorial and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Times Square and St. Patrick's Cathedral. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Fifth Avenue, explore the world behind art at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), explore the galleries of Ellis Island, and learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our New York City trip planner.

You can drive from Eastham to New York City in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Eastham in May, things will get somewhat warmer in New York City: highs are around 24°C and lows about 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Key West.

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
Times Square ©
Times Square

3
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.
For shopping fun, head to Alan S. Maltz Gallery or 7 Artists & Friends Gallery. The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum and Truman Little White House are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Spend the 30th (Thu) exploring nature at Dry Tortugas National Park. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Fort Zachary Taylor, find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, cast your line with a fishing tour, and identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Key West attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Key West takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in May, you will find days in Key West are somewhat warmer (34°C), and nights are warmer (29°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors · Parks · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Alan S. Maltz Gallery ©
Alan S. Maltz Gallery
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory

3
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Marathon

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Get some cultural insight at Crane Point Museum & Nature Center and Michelle Nicole Lowe Art Gallery. Visiting Bahia Honda State Park and Sunset Park Beach will get you outdoors. Step out of Marathon to go to Islamorada and see Fishing Charters & Tours, which is approximately 40 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Sombrero Beach, look for gifts at Christina's Consignment Boutique, get all the information you need at Pigeon Key Foundation, and identify plant and animal life at National Key Deer Refuge.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Marathon route planning app.

Drive from Key West to Marathon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Marathon can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Marathon

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Big Pine Key, Islamorada, Sunset Park Beach
Highlights from your plan
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Fishing Charters & Tours
National Key Deer Refuge ©
National Key Deer Refuge

3
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.
Head to Lincoln Road and Village of Merrick Parkfor plenty of shopping. Visiting Shark Valley Visitor Center and Anhinga Trail will get you outdoors. Step out of Miami Beach to go to Everglades National Park and see Gumbo Limbo Trail, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Collins Avenue, buy something for everyone on your list at Bayside Marketplace, tour the pleasant surroundings at South Beach, and shop like a local with Espanola Way.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Miami Beach road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Marathon to Miami Beach takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in Miami Beach can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Everglades National Park, Village of Merrick Park, Bayside Marketplace
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail

3
nights
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Fort Sumter National Monument and Nathaniel Russell House will appeal to history buffs. Take a break from the city and head to Folly Beach Public Beach and The Center for Birds of Prey. There's still lots to do: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, shop like a local with One Of A Kind, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and get the lay of the land with Charleston History Tours.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Charleston day trip planning app.

You can fly from Miami Beach to Charleston in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. June in Charleston sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Charleston

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Folly Beach, The Center for Birds of Prey
Highlights from your plan
The Center for Birds of Prey ©
The Center for Birds of Prey
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument

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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 a sense of the local culture at National Gallery of Art and National Air and Space Museum. United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History will appeal to museum buffs. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The National Archives Museum, get to know the resident critters at National Zoological Park, shop like a local with Madame Tussauds DC, and walk around Rock Creek Park.

For where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Charleston to Washington DC takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 24°C. On the 14th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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