28 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

28 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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New York City
— 4 nights
2
Key West
— 3 nights
3
Marathon
— 4 nights
4
Key Largo
— 3 nights
5
Miami
— 3 nights
6
Orlando
— 4 nights
7
Hilton Head
— 1 night
8
Provincetown
— 1 night

4
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 T.J. Maxxfor some retail therapy. Attractions like Central Park and Times Square make great kid-friendly stops. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument, and look for gifts at Tiffany & Co..

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the New York City route planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to New York City is an approximately 16-hour flight. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Dubai to New York City due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Dubai in July: high temperatures in New York City hover around 35°C and lows are around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can 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
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

3
nights
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Scuba & Snorkeling and Vandenberg Wreck. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Alan S. Maltz Gallery and SunShine Scooters. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, stroll the grounds of Key West Cemetery, and stroll through Audubon House & Tropical Gardens.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Key West trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from New York City to Key West in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Key West, with lows around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory
Fishing Charters & Tours

4
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.
Attractions like Bahia Honda State Park and The Turtle Hospital make great kid-friendly stops. Get in touch with nature at National Key Deer Refuge and Dolphin Research Center. Change things up with a short trip to Fishing Charters & Tours in Cudjoe Key (about 42 minutes away). The adventure continues: get interesting insight from Tours, pause for some serene contemplation at San Pablo Catholic Church, see the vivid underwater world at Sombrero Reef, and get all the information you need at Pigeon Key Foundation.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Marathon online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Key West to Marathon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Key Largo.

Things to do in Marathon

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Big Pine Key, Fishing Charters & Tours
Highlights from your plan
National Key Deer Refuge ©
National Key Deer Refuge
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
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.
Kids will enjoy Fishing Charters & Tours and Spiegel Grove. Escape the urban bustle at Scuba & Snorkeling and Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center. Take a break from Key Largo with a short trip to Anhinga Trail in Everglades National Park, about 56 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: meet the residents at Island Dolphin Care, stop by Sandal Kingdom, and get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Key Largo trip planner.

Getting from Marathon to Key Largo by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Marathon in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of 28°C in Key Largo. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Miami.

Things to do in Key Largo

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Anhinga Trail, Fishing Charters & Tours
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center ©
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.
Kids will enjoy Lincoln Road and Village of Merrick Park. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Collins Avenue and Aventura Mall. When in Miami, make a side trip to see Shark Valley Visitor Center in Everglades National Park, approximately Everglades National Park away. And it doesn't end there: browse the different shops at Bayside Marketplace, get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, stop by Espanola Way, and kick back and relax at South Beach.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Miami road trip planner.

Getting from Key Largo to Miami by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. August in Miami sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 30°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Miami

Outdoors · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Shark Valley Visitor Center, Aventura Mall, Village of Merrick Park
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
South Beach ©
South Beach

4
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Discovery Cove and Universal Orlando Resort. Pack the 7th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. Have a day of magic on the 8th (Thu) at Walt Disney World Resort.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Orlando trip planner.

You can fly from Miami to Orlando in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. August in Orlando sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Discovery Cove ©
Discovery Cove

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, then get interesting insight from Tours, and then cast your line with a fishing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Hilton Head Island Bike Trails, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then kick back and relax at Alder Lane Beach Access.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Hilton Head trip planner.

Traveling by car from Orlando to Hilton Head takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and taxi. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Provincetown.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Fishing Charters & Tours
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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.
On the 13th (Tue), see the interesting displays at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum and then stroll through Cape Cod National Seashore. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Long Point, then learn about winemaking at Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Nauset Beach.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Provincetown day trip tool.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Hilton Head to Provincetown takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. Traveling from Hilton Head in August, expect Provincetown to be slightly colder, temps between 30°C and 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

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

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