42 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

42 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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1
Niagara Falls
— 5 nights
2
Provincetown
— 5 nights
3
Sandwich
— 4 nights
4
Boston
— 5 nights
5
New York City
— 6 nights
6
Washington DC
— 6 nights
7
Key West
— 5 nights
8
Orlando
— 5 nights

5
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Step out of Niagara Falls to go to Lackawanna and see Our Lady of Victory National Shrine & Basilica, which is approximately 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: Head underground at Cave of the Winds, get a new perspective on things with Maid of the Mist, admire the landmark architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House, and admire the sheer force of Bridal Veil Falls.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Niagara Falls trip planner.

Birmingham to Niagara Falls is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. In September, Niagara Falls is slightly colder than Birmingham - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Provincetown.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Our Lady of Victory National Shrine & Basilica, Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House, Niagara Jet Adventures
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Our Lady of Victory National Shrine & Basilica ©
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Jet Adventures ©
Niagara Jet Adventures

5
nights
Provincetown

Provincetown ©
A small resort town with a year-round population of just 3,000, Provincetown draws nearly 60,000 annual visitors with its scenic beaches, art colonies, galleries, theaters, and shops.
Explore Provincetown's surroundings by going to Eastham (Nauset Light Beach, Salt Pond Visitor Center, &more). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, explore the world behind art at Provincetown Art Association and Museum, kick back and relax at Race Point Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Corn Hill Beach.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Provincetown online route planner.

Traveling by flight from Niagara Falls to Provincetown takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and ferry. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to drive to Sandwich.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Eastham, Cape Cod National Seashore, Marconi Beach, Corn Hill Beach
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Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum ©
Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum
Salt Pond Visitor Center ©
Salt Pond Visitor Center

4
nights
Sandwich

Sandwich ©
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Mytoi (in Edgartown), Falmouth (Highfield Hall & Gardens & Falmouth Museums on the Green) and Nobska Point Lighthouse (in Woods Hole). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Heritage Museums & Gardens, explore the world behind art at Sandwich Glass Museum, get engrossed in the history at The Jenney, and stroll through Shining Sea Bikeway.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Sandwich attractions planner.

You can drive from Provincetown to Sandwich in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. September in Sandwich sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Boston.

Things to do in Sandwich

Outdoors Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Falmouth, Oak Bluffs, Plymouth, Mytoi, John F Kennedy Hyannis Museum
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Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises ©
Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Sandwich Glass Museum ©
Sandwich Glass Museum

5
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.
Explore Boston's surroundings by going to Skydive Danielson (in Killingly) and La Gondola (in Providence). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, get a sense of history and politics at Massachusetts State House, admire the natural beauty at Boston Public Garden, and get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Boston driving holiday planning website.

Traveling by car from Sandwich to Boston takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Boston are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Cambridge, Skydive Danielson, La Gondola
Highlights from your plan
La Gondola ©
La Gondola
Skydive Danielson ©
Skydive Danielson
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts

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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Central Park, take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock, take a stroll through Times Square, and explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our New York City trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by flight from Boston to New York City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Boston in September, plan for a bit warmer nights in New York City, with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Washington DC.

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

6
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, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and get a sense of history and politics at Library of Congress.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Washington DC tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Key West.

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
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to SpaTerre at Little Palm Island Resort (in Little Torch Key) and Bahia Honda State Park (in Big Pine Key). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, take an in-depth tour of Key West Firehouse Museum, steep yourself in history at Curry Mansion, and view the masterpieces at 7 Artists & Friends Gallery.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Key West day trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Key West takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Washington DC in October: highs in Key West hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Key West

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

SpaTerre at Little Palm Island Resort, Bahia Honda State Park
Highlights from your plan
Alan S. Maltz Gallery ©
Alan S. Maltz Gallery
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory

5
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.
Pack the 15th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. Pack the 19th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Discovery Cove. There's more to do: get in on the family fun at Universal Orlando Resort and discover the magic at Magic Kingdom Park.

To see reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Orlando road trip planning site.

Getting from Key West to Orlando by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Key West in October, plan for a bit cooler nights in Orlando, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort

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