29 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

29 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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Panama City Beach
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Key West
— 3 nights
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Orlando
— 5 nights
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Hilton Head
— 3 nights
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Myrtle Beach
— 2 nights
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Washington DC
— 4 nights
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Ocean City
— 1 night
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New York City
— 5 nights
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Newport
— 2 nights
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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
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Panama City Beach

World's Most Beautiful Beaches

Boasting 43 km (27 mi) of white sandy beaches and plenty of sunshine, Panama City Beach is an ideal choice for a relaxing holiday.
On the 4th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Panama City Beach. Keep things going the next day: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, kick back and relax at St. Andrews State Park, and then browse the different shops at Pier Park.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Panama City Beach travel route planning website.

Phoenix to Panama City Beach is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Phoenix to Panama City Beach, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Phoenix in September, expect Panama City Beach to be a bit cooler, temps between 89°F and 70°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Panama City Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

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Key West

Conch Republic

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Dry Tortugas National Park and Fort Zachary Taylor. Explore hidden gems such as Bahia Honda State Park and Key West Cemetery. There's still lots to do: see what you can catch with a fishing tour, take a memorable drive along The Overseas Highway, and don't miss a visit to Truman Little White House.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Key West vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Panama City Beach to Key West takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Panama City Beach in September since evenings lows in Key West dip to 80°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Beaches

Side Trip

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Orlando

Theme Park Capital of the World

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park and Fun Spot America. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Fun Spot America and Universal Orlando Resort. Pack the 12th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. The adventure continues: discover the magic at Disney's Boardwalk, get some fabulous bargains at Orlando International Premium Outlets, laugh and play at World of Disney, and get in on the family fun at Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Orlando trip maker site.

Getting from Key West to Orlando by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Orlando when traveling from Key West in September, with lows around 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Shopping · Fun & Games

Side Trip

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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Hilton Head Island Bike Trails and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Attractions like Coligny Beach and Spas make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with these side-trips from Hilton Head: Beaufort (Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours & Hunting Island State Park). It doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Sea Pines Forest Preserve and go for a stroll along the water at Shelter Cove Harbour & Marina.

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Getting from Orlando to Hilton Head by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of train and taxi. When traveling from Orlando in September, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Hilton Head: temperatures range from 84°F by day to 71°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can drive to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

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Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, then kick back and relax at Myrtle Beach, and then experience the excitement of Myrtle Beach SkyWheel. On the 18th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then make a trip to Barefoot Landing, and then shop like a local with Broadway at the Beach.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Myrtle Beach trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Hilton Head to Myrtle Beach by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. In September, daily temperatures in Myrtle Beach can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trip

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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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Korean War Veterans Memorial and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Discover out-of-the-way places like Arlington National Cemetery and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, don't miss a visit to John F. Kennedy Grave Site, pause for some photo ops at Jefferson Memorial, and get to know the resident critters at National Zoological Park.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Washington DC day trip site.

Traveling by flight from Myrtle Beach to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. In September, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 82°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Ocean City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

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Ocean City

The White Marlin Capital of the World

One of the country's favorite vacation resorts, Ocean City draws nearly 8 million visitors annually with its oceanfront boardwalk, clean beaches, and amusement parks.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): walk around Northside Park, then examine the collection at Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ocean City Beach, and finally take in the waterfront at Ocean City Boardwalk.

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Traveling by car from Washington DC to Ocean City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. September in Ocean City sees daily highs of 78°F and lows of 64°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to drive to New York City.

Things to do in Ocean City

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

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New York City

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to New York Public Library and World Trade Center's Liberty Park. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Central Park and Empire State Building. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, wander the streets of Times Square, appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, and admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Ocean City to New York City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. In September, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Newport.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

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Newport

City by the Sea

With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
On the 29th (Wed), cruise along Ocean Drive Historic District, examine the collection at The Breakers, and then don't miss a visit to Cliff Walk. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of The Elms, then tour the old-fashioned way with a train tour, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Newport driving holiday planning tool.

Traveling by car from New York City to Newport takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in September, expect Newport to be little chillier, temps between 74°F and 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Tours · Museums

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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Shore Path, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Saviour's Church :, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally make a trip to Land Bridge to Bar Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a memorable drive along Park Loop Road and then take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain.

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You can fly from Newport to Bar Harbor in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Newport in September, plan for little chillier nights in Bar Harbor, with lows around 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip