42 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

42 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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42 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

Start: Doha
Fly + Drive:  20​h 15​min
1
Everglades National Park, Florida
— 3 nights
Train:  3​h 30​min
2
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
— 5 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
Key West
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Orlando, Florida
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
5
Savannah
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Charleston
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
7
Washington DC
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h
8
Boston
— 4 nights
Fly + Bus:  3​h 15​min
9
New York City
— 7 nights
Fly:  17​h
End: Doha

3
nights
Everglades National Park, Florida

Everglades National Park ©
A vast expanse of pristine wetlands, Everglades National Park holds the distinction of being the largest tropical wilderness in the U.S.
Get outdoors at Shark Valley and Anhinga Trail. Change things up with a short trip to Robert Is Here Fruit Stand in Homestead (about 50 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: stroll through Gumbo Limbo Trail, identify plant and animal life at Mahogany Hammock, and contemplate the waterfront views at Shark River Slough.

For more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Everglades National Park trip planner .

Doha, Qatar to Everglades National Park is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Doha to Everglades National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Doha in April, expect nights in Everglades National Park to be about the same, around 27°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 34°C. On the 12th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a bus to Fort Lauderdale.

Things to do in Everglades National Park

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trip

Robert Is Here
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Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail
Gumbo Limbo Trail ©
Gumbo Limbo Trail

5
nights
Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Fort Lauderdale ©
Known as the "Venice of America" because of its extensive network of navigable waterways, Fort Lauderdale welcomes over 10 million annual visitors, most of them attracted by the city's popular beaches and marinas.
Get some cultural insight at Lincoln Road and Collins Avenue. Popular historic sites such as Art Deco Historic District and Freedom Tower are in your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Fort Lauderdale: South Beach (in Miami Beach), Bayside Marketplace (in Miami) and John D. MacArthur Beach State Park (in North Palm Beach). The adventure continues: shop like a local with Aventura Mall, kick back and relax at Matheson Hammock Park, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Hollywood Beach.

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You can take a bus from Everglades National Park to Fort Lauderdale in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Everglades National Park in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Fort Lauderdale, with lows of 23°C. On the 17th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Fort Lauderdale

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Miami, Hollywood Beach, Aventura Mall, Haulover Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District
Collins Avenue ©
Collins Avenue

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.
Get in touch with nature at Fort Zachary Taylor and Audubon House & Tropical Gardens. Your inner history buff will appreciate Truman Little White House and Key West Cemetery. Spend the 20th (Fri) airborne with a parasailing or paragliding tour. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, choose your vessel at Fun In The Sun Key West, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Key West trip itinerary planning website .

You can fly from Fort Lauderdale to Key West in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from Fort Lauderdale in April, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 27°C in Key West. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©

4
nights
Orlando, Florida

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 23rd (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. Have a day of magic on the 25th (Wed) at Magic Kingdom Park. There's much more to do: add some entertainment to your itinerary with Happily Ever After Fireworks, explore the world behind art at The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, find something for the whole family at Walt Disney World Resort, and play a few rounds at Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Orlando online tour itinerary planner .

You can fly from Key West to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Key West in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Orlando, with lows of 21°C. On the 26th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Savannah.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Outdoors Golf

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Highlights from your plan
Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks
Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf ©
Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf

3
nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
On the 27th (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Coligny Beach, then take a stroll through Savannah Historic District, and then look for gifts at Savannah Bee Company. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of Historic Savannah Theatre, then take in the spiritual surroundings of The Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, and then kick back and relax at Tybee Island Beach.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Savannah trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Orlando to Savannah takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Traveling from Orlando in April, expect Savannah to be a bit cooler, temps between 30°C and 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Savannah

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Tybee Island Beach, Coligny Beach
Highlights from your plan
Coligny Beach ©
Coligny Beach
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist

4
nights
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Visit Middleton Place and Aiken-Rhett House for their historical value. Get in touch with nature at Folly Beach Public Beach and Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours. There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Magnolia Plantation and Gardens, steep yourself in history at Nathaniel Russell House, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Charleston online driving holiday planner .

You can drive from Savannah to Charleston in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Charleston are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Folly Beach Public Beach
Highlights from your plan
Folly Beach Public Beach ©
Folly Beach Public Beach
Nathaniel Russell House ©
Nathaniel Russell House
Aiken-Rhett House ©
Aiken-Rhett House

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.
Visit Washington National Cathedral and Tomb of the Unknowns for their historical value. National Gallery of Art and National Archives Museum will appeal to museum buffs. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, get engrossed in the history at Newseum, stroll the grounds of Arlington National Cemetery, and explore the world behind art at National Portrait Gallery.

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You can fly from Charleston to Washington DC in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Charleston in May, Washington DC is little chillier at night with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Boston.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Arlington
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

4
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Museum of Fine Arts and Freedom Trail. Head to Brookline Booksmith and Harvard Book Storefor some retail therapy. Get out of town with these interesting Boston side-trips: Provincetown (Long Point, Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, & more) and Nantasket Beach (in Hull). The adventure continues: take a stroll through Newbury Street, get to know the fascinating history of Louisburg Square, get a taste of the local shopping with Faneuil Hall Marketplace, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Mount Auburn Cemetery.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Boston route planner .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Washington DC to Boston in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in May; daily highs in Boston reach 22°C and lows reach 12°C. On the 12th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Provincetown, Cambridge, Nantasket Beach, Brookline Booksmith
Highlights from your plan
Long Point ©
Long Point
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum ©

7
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 cultural insight at Fifth Avenue and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like 9/11 Memorial and The Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Times Square, examine the collection at New York Public Library, make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the New York City itinerary builder site .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Boston to New York City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in New York City are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

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