36 days in Harpers Ferry & East Coast of USA Itinerary

36 days in Harpers Ferry & East Coast of USA Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Harpers Ferry
— 3 nights
2
Louisa
— 1 night
3
Asheville
— 6 nights
4
Panama City Beach
— 3 nights
5
Marathon
— 3 nights
6
Key West
— 5 nights
7
St. Augustine
— 5 nights
8
Savannah
— 3 nights
9
Hatteras Island
— 3 nights
10
New York City
— 3 nights

3
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Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry ©
With a population of less than 300, Harpers Ferry is as quaint as they come.
Explore hidden gems such as St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church and John Brown's Fort. Visit Harper Cemetery and Arsenal Square for their historical value. There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Ruins of St. John's Episcopal Church, make a trip to Meriwether Lewis replica boat, contemplate the long history of Harpers Ferry Station, and examine the collection at The Haunted Cottage / Booth House.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Harpers Ferry driving holiday planner.

Monroe to Harpers Ferry is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Monroe in June, expect nights in Harpers Ferry to be about the same, around 61°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 83°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Louisa.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church ©
St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church
Ruins of St. John's Episcopal Church ©
Ruins of St. John's Episcopal Church
Arsenal Square ©
Arsenal Square

1
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Louisa

Louisa ©
Louisa is a town in Louisa County, Virginia, United States. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): tee off at Spring Creek Golf Club.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Louisa trip planner.

Drive from Harpers Ferry to Louisa in 2.5 hours. In June in Louisa, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 63°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Asheville.

Things to do in Louisa

Outdoors · Golf

Side Trip

Spring Creek Golf Club
Highlights from your plan
Spring Creek Golf Club ©
Spring Creek Golf Club

6
nights
Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Basilica of Saint Lawrence and River Rafting & Tubing. Get a sense of the local culture at The Folk Art Center and Cathedral Of All Souls. Next up on the itinerary: sample the tasty concoctions at Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings, visit Asheville Drum Circle, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and appreciate the history behind Thomas Wolfe Memorial.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Asheville trip itinerary builder website.

Explore your travel options from Louisa to Asheville with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in June, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to Panama City Beach.

Things to do in Asheville

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of Saint Lawrence ©
Basilica of Saint Lawrence
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings ©
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings
The Folk Art Center ©
The Folk Art Center

3
nights
Panama City Beach

Panama City Beach ©
Boasting 43 km (27 mi) of white sandy beaches and plenty of sunshine, Panama City Beach is an ideal choice for a relaxing holiday.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Panama City Beach and St. Andrews State Park. Discover out-of-the-way places like Scuba & Snorkeling and Gulf World Marine Park. There's still lots to do: do a tasting at Panama City Beach Winery, tee off at Bay Point Golf Club, and make a trip to Abc Fine Wine And Spirits.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Panama City Beach trip site.

Fly from Asheville to Panama City Beach in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Asheville in June, things will get a bit warmer in Panama City Beach: highs are around 89°F and lows about 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Marathon.

Things to do in Panama City Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Panama City Beach Winery ©
Panama City Beach Winery
Scuba & Snorkeling
Panama City Beach ©
Panama City Beach

3
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like The Turtle Hospital and Sombrero Reef. Get a sense of the local culture at San Pablo Catholic Church and Crane Point Museum & Nature Center. The adventure continues: get interesting insight from Tours, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and see the interesting displays at EAA Air Museum.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Marathon trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by flight from Panama City Beach to Marathon takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Marathon when traveling from Panama City Beach in July, with lows around 81°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks · Wildlife · Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital
San Pablo Catholic Church ©
San Pablo Catholic Church
Crane Point Museum & Nature Center ©
Crane Point Museum & Nature Center

5
nights
Key West

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Fort Zachary Taylor and Spas. Popular historic sites such as Key West Garden Club and Key West Cemetery are in your itinerary. There's still lots to do: explore the gorgeous colors at Vandenberg Wreck, kick back and relax at Smathers Beach, take a memorable tour with Tours, and examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Key West trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Marathon to Key West takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Key West, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 81°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Key West

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor
Vandenberg Wreck ©
Vandenberg Wreck
Scuba & Snorkeling

5
nights
St. Augustine

St. Augustine ©
St. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum, Inc. and Pena-Peck House and Woman's Exchange of St Augustine. You'll discover tucked-away gems like St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park and St. Augustine Distillery. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at St. Augustine Beach, see the interesting displays at Villa Zorayda Museum, brush up on your military savvy at Spanish Military Hospital Museum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Memorial Presbyterian Church.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the St. Augustine trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Key West to St. Augustine takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Key West in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in St. Augustine, with lows of 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can drive to Savannah.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park ©
St. Augustine Beach ©
St. Augustine Beach

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Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Get some cultural insight at Cathedral of St. John the Baptist and First African Baptist Church. Mickve Israel Temple and Colonial Park Cemetery will appeal to history buffs. There's still lots to do: brush up on your military savvy at Old Fort Jackson, see the interesting displays at American Prohibition Museum, admire the natural beauty at Andrew Low House, and contemplate the long history of Sorrel Weed House.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Savannah online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from St. Augustine to Savannah takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 91°F, and evening lows to 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Hatteras Island.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
Mickve Israel Temple ©
Mickve Israel Temple
Colonial Park Cemetery ©
Colonial Park Cemetery

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Hatteras Island

Hatteras Island ©
We've included these beaches for you: Frisco Beach and Haulover. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Cape Hatteras Lighthouse and Shelley Island.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Hatteras Island trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Savannah to Hatteras Island in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. When traveling from Savannah in July, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Hatteras Island: temperatures range from 86°F by day to 75°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Hatteras Island

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Cape Hatteras Lighthouse ©
Cape Hatteras Lighthouse
Buxton Woods Coastal Reserve ©
Buxton Woods Coastal Reserve
Haulover ©
Haulover

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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.
On the 22nd (Wed), pause for some photo ops at The Oculus, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Paul's Chapel, then walk around World Trade Center's Liberty Park, then get a taste of the local shopping with SoHo, and finally stroll around Washington Square Park. On the 23rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, then get interesting insight from Tours, and then see the interesting displays at New York Public Library.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the New York City itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Hatteras Island to New York City takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry, car, and bus. In July, daytime highs in New York City are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Tours · Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
St. Paul's Chapel ©
St. Paul's Chapel
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library