30 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

30 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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30 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

Start: Dublin
Fly:  8​h 45​min
1
Boston
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h
2
Sandwich
— 3 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  5​h 30​min
3
Niagara Falls
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
4
Orlando
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
Key West
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h
6
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
7
New York City
— 6 nights
bus + Fly:  10​h 45​min
End: Dublin

3
nights
Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Boston: West Rattlesnake Mountain (in Holderness) and Marginal Way Walkway (in Ogunquit). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, get a sense of history and politics at Old State House, steep yourself in history at Longfellow House Washington's Headquarters National Historic Site, and get advice or help at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Boston trip itinerary app .

Dublin, Ireland to Boston is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Dublin to Boston due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Dublin in September; daily highs in Boston reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to take a bus to Sandwich.

Things to do in Boston

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Cambridge, Marginal Way Walkway, West Rattlesnake Mountain, Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden

3
nights
Sandwich

Sandwich ©
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sandwich: Highfield Hall & Gardens (in Falmouth), Salt Pond Visitor Center (in Eastham) and Provincetown (MacMillan Wharf & Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Heritage Museums & Gardens, kick back and relax at Cape Cod National Seashore, engage your brain at Sandwich Glass Museum, and grab your bike and head to Shining Sea Bikeway.

For maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Sandwich trip builder app .

You can take a bus from Boston to Sandwich in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, daytime highs in Sandwich are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Sandwich

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Falmouth, Provincetown, Chatham Marconi Maritime Center, Salt Pond Visitor Center, Cape Cod National Seashore
Highlights from your plan
Chatham Marconi Maritime Center ©
Chatham Marconi Maritime Center
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore

4
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Step out of Niagara Falls to go to Panama and see Panama Rocks Scenic Park, which is approximately 1h 55 min away. Next up on the itinerary: Head underground at Cave of the Winds, enjoy breathtaking views from Niagara Falls Observation Tower, take in the pleasant sights at Goat Island, and head outdoors with Niagara Jet Adventures.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Niagara Falls trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Sandwich to Niagara Falls takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Niagara Falls are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Niagara Jet Adventures, Panama Rocks Scenic Park
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Jet Adventures ©
Niagara Jet Adventures
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls

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.
Orlando is known for theme parks, nightlife, fun & games, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: find something for the whole family at Universal's Islands of Adventure, explore the world behind art at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Orlando, and discover the magic at Walt Disney World Resort.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Orlando trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from Niagara Falls to Orlando takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Niagara Falls in September: high temperatures in Orlando hover around 37°C and lows are around 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Fun & Games Parks

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Highlights from your plan
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort

4
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Bahia Honda State Park in Big Pine Key (about 50 minutes away). Spend the 3rd (Thu) exploring nature at Dry Tortugas National Park. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, take in the exciting artwork at Alan S. Maltz Gallery, find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and get a taste of the local shopping with 7 Artists & Friends.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Key West day trip app .

Getting from Orlando to Key West by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Key West when traveling from Orlando in October, with lows around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©

4
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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Washington DC sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Key West to Washington DC takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Key West in October, you will find days in Washington DC are a bit cooler (25°C), and nights are much colder (14°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
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

6
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, wander the streets of Times Square, and pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the New York City trip planner .

Fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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