35 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

35 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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35 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly + bus:  14​h 15​min
1
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Washington DC
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Charleston
— 3 nights
Fly + shuttle:  5​h 45​min
4
Key Largo
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Marathon
— 4 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
6
Key West
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
7
Orlando
— 6 nights
Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Tel Aviv

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.
Get some historical perspective at 9/11 Memorial and Ellis Island. Family-friendly places like Central Park and Statue of Liberty National Monument will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, admire all the interesting features of The High Line, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Trinity Church, and wander the streets of Times Square.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the New York City tour planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to New York City is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Tel Aviv to New York City. Traveling from Tel Aviv in September, expect New York City to be slightly colder, temps between 31°C and 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Central Park ©
Central Park
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

5
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.
Family-friendly places like National Air and Space Museum and National Zoological Park will thrill your kids. Popular historic sites such as Washington National Cathedral and Arlington National Cemetery are in your itinerary. Explore Washington DC's surroundings by going to Antietam National Battlefield (in Sharpsburg) and Meadowside Nature Center (in Rockville). There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, appreciate the history behind Lincoln Memorial, get a sense of history and politics at White House, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Washington DC trip itinerary builder website .

You can fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Washington DC are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Arlington, Antietam National Battlefield, Meadowside Nature Center
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Washington National Cathedral ©
Washington National Cathedral
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park

3
nights
Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Fort Sumter National Monument and Charleston Fire Department, Station 2/3. Attractions like Dolphin & Whale Watching and Folly Beach Public Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Go for a jaunt from Charleston to Awendaw to see The Center for Birds of Prey about 38 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take a memorable tour with Tours, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and contemplate the long history of Nathaniel Russell House.

For reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Charleston vacation planning app .

Fly from Washington DC to Charleston in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. September in Charleston sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Key Largo.

Things to do in Charleston

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Folly Beach, The Center for Birds of Prey
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
The Center for Birds of Prey ©
The Center for Birds of Prey
Folly Beach Public Beach ©
Folly Beach Public Beach

4
nights
Key Largo

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 Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center and Dolphins Plus Marine Mammal Responder. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Saint Justin Martyr Catholic Church and Key Largo Baptist Church. Explore Key Largo's surroundings by going to Anhinga Trail (in Everglades National Park) and Fishing Charters & Tours (in Islamorada). There's much more to do: see the vivid underwater world at Spiegel Grove, look for all kinds of wild species at Key Largo Dry Rocks, stroll around Key Largo Undersea Park, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Key Largo trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and shuttle from Charleston to Key Largo takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, train, and bus. Traveling from Charleston in September, Key Largo is a bit warmer at night with lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Key Largo

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Fishing Charters & Tours, Anhinga Trail
Highlights from your plan
Dolphins Plus Marine Mammal Responder ©
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.
Bring the kids along to National Key Deer Refuge and Bahia Honda State Park. There's lots more to do: get all the information you need at Pigeon Key Foundation, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Crane Point Museum & Nature Center, and see the vivid underwater world at Sombrero Reef.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Marathon trip planner .

Getting from Key Largo to Marathon by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. September in Marathon sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 30°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to catcht the bus to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Big Pine Key
Highlights from your plan
National Key Deer Refuge ©
National Key Deer Refuge
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Pigeon Key Foundation ©
Pigeon Key Foundation

5
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Audubon House & Tropical Gardens and Key West Cemetery. Kids will enjoy Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory and Key West Shipwreck Treasure Museum. There's still lots to do: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Western Dry Rocks, explore the gorgeous colors at Vandenberg Wreck, and pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Mary Star of the Sea.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Key West sightseeing planning website .

You can take a bus from Marathon to Key West in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In September, daytime highs in Key West are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Key West

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

6
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.
Attractions like Discovery Cove and Walt Disney World Resort make great kid-friendly stops. Have a day of magic on the 6th (Sun) at Disney's Animal Kingdom. Pack the 10th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. The adventure continues: get in on the family fun at Universal's Islands of Adventure and make an unforgettable trip to Happily Ever After Fireworks.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Orlando road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Key West to Orlando takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Key West in October, expect a bit cooler with lows of 24°C in Orlando. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

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

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