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: Inverness
Fly + Drive:  15​h 15​min
1
Miami Beach
— 3 nights
+3
train + bus + foot + Fly:  6​h 45​min
2
Niagara Falls
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Ocean City
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
New York City
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  3​h 15​min
6
Boston
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Ogunquit
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
8
Wellfleet
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: Inverness

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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): stroll through South Beach, identify plant and animal life at Shark Valley, and then browse the different shops at Shops at Merrick Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: buy something for everyone on your list at Lincoln Road, then enjoy the sand and surf at Haulover Beach Park, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Art Deco Historic District.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Miami Beach trip planner .

Inverness, UK to Miami Beach is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -5 hour difference. Traveling from Inverness in July, expect Miami Beach to be much warmer, temps between 38°C and 29°C. On the 26th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Parks Outdoors Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Village of Merrick Park, Haulover Beach Park, Shark Valley Visitor Center
Highlights from your plan
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

3
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House Complex, then Head underground at Cave of the Winds, and then admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: head off the coast to Three Sisters Island and then take in the dramatic scenery at Bridal Veil Falls.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Niagara Falls day trip site .

You can do a combination of bus, train, and flight from Miami Beach to Niagara Falls in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, tram, and flight; or drive. In July, Niagara Falls is little chillier than Miami Beach - with highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House Complex
Highlights from your plan
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Bridal Veil Falls ©
Bridal Veil Falls

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.
Get outdoors at Tidal Basin and National Zoological Park. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Washington National Cathedral and Tomb of the Unknowns. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, contemplate the long history of Georgetown University, and get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Washington DC online tour planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Niagara Falls to Washington DC in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Niagara Falls in July: high temperatures in Washington DC hover around 38°C and lows are around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can drive to Ocean City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Washington National Cathedral ©
Washington National Cathedral
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

4
nights
Ocean City

Ocean City ©
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.
Relax by the water at Assateague Beach and Assateague State Park. Get outdoors at North Wildwood Beach and Sunset Beach. Take a break from Ocean City with a short trip to Hereford Inlet Lighthouse in North Wildwood, about 1h 25 min away. The adventure continues: choose your vessel at 48th St. Watersports and kick back and relax at Ocean City Beach.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Ocean City route planner .

Drive from Washington DC to Ocean City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and shuttle. Traveling from Washington DC in August, expect nights in Ocean City to be about the same, around 23°C, while days are little chillier, around 33°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to New York City.

Things to do in Ocean City

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

North Wildwood, Sunset Beach, Assateague Beach, Assateague State Park
Highlights from your plan
Assateague Beach ©
Assateague Beach
Sunset Beach ©
Sunset Beach
Ocean City Beach ©
Ocean City Beach

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 The Metropolitan Museum of Art and St. Patrick's Cathedral. 9/11 Memorial and Trinity Church will appeal to history buffs. There's still lots to do: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Paul's Chapel, wander the streets of Fifth Avenue, and get engrossed in the history at Ellis Island.

For photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our New York City online attractions planner .

Traveling by car from Ocean City to New York City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and train; or do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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
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.
Visit Freedom Trail and Granary Burying Ground for their historical value. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Crane Beach and Nantasket Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Boston: Good Harbor Beach (in Gloucester) and Walden Pond State Reservation (in Concord).

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Boston trip itinerary website .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from New York City to Boston takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Boston, with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can drive to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Boston

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Crane Beach, Good Harbor Beach, Walden Pond State Reservation, Nantasket Beach
Highlights from your plan
Crane Beach ©
Crane Beach
Walden Pond State Reservation ©
Walden Pond State Reservation
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail

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nights
Ogunquit

Ogunquit ©
Ogunquit means "beautiful place by the sea" in the language of the Native Americans who inhabited the region long ago, and this remains an accurate description of this holiday destination today.
Take a break from the city and head to Popham Beach State Park and Ogunquit Beach. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Marginal Way Walkway and Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Long Sands Beach, stop by Spoiled Rotten, identify plant and animal life at Parson's Beach, and cool off at Old Orchard Beach.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Ogunquit route planner .

Getting from Boston to Ogunquit by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Ogunquit when traveling from Boston in August, with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Wellfleet.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Nubble Lighthouse, Popham Beach State Park, Wells Beach, Long Sands Beach, Parsons Beach
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Popham Beach State Park ©
Popham Beach State Park
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach

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nights
Wellfleet

Wellfleet ©
Wellfleet is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States, and is located halfway between the "tip" and "elbow" of Cape Cod. Step out of the city life by going to Corn Hill Beach and Cape Cod National Seashore. Get a sense of the local culture at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum and Provincetown Art Association and Museum (PAAM). When in Wellfleet, make a side trip to see Nauset Beach in Orleans, approximately 34 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Marconi Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Coast Guard Beach, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Transfiguration.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Wellfleet road trip planning app .

You can drive from Ogunquit to Wellfleet in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Ogunquit in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Wellfleet, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Wellfleet

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Provincetown, Orleans, Corn Hill Beach, Coast Guard Beach, Cape Cod National Seashore
Highlights from your plan
Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach
Coast Guard Beach ©
Coast Guard Beach

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