45 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

45 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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Boston
— 5 nights
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Falmouth
— 5 nights
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Provincetown
— 5 nights
Ferry to World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA, Fly to Niagara Falls
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Niagara Falls
— 5 nights
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Washington DC
— 5 nights
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Myrtle Beach
— 3 nights
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Orlando
— 6 nights
Fly to Norfolk, Drive to Corolla
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Corolla
— 2 nights
Drive to Norfolk, Fly to New York City
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New York City
— 8 nights
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Boston

— 5 nights

Beantown

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.
Attractions like The Adventure Park at Storrs and Boston Children's Museum make great kid-friendly stops. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Boston: Stanley park (in Westfield), Pirate's Cove (in Old Orchard Beach) and Newport (Newport Helicopter Tours & Fish'n Tales Adventures). Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Boston Public Garden, let the kids burn off some steam at Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park, engage your brain at Museum of Science, and admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Boston holiday builder tool.

Zurich, Switzerland to Boston is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Zurich to Boston is minus 6 hours. In September, Boston is somewhat warmer than Zurich - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Falmouth.

Things to do in Boston

Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Falmouth

— 5 nights
Falmouth is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States; Barnstable County is coextensive with Cape Cod. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Heritage Museums & Gardens and Old Silver Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Falmouth: Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises (in Barnstable), Corporation Beach (in Dennis) and Yarmouth Port (Gray's Beach & Captain Bangs Hallet House Museum). And it doesn't end there: admire the majestic nature at Nickerson State Park, gain insight at Cape Cod Children's Museum, get engrossed in the history at Sandwich Glass Museum, and enjoy the sand and surf at Parkers River Beach.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Falmouth itinerary planner.

Getting from Boston to Falmouth by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Falmouth can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can go by car to Provincetown.

Things to do in Falmouth

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Provincetown

— 5 nights

Birthplace of American Liberty

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.
Kids will enjoy Cape Cod National Seashore and Nauset Light Beach. Explore Provincetown's surroundings by going to Eastham (Coast Guard Beach, Captain Penniman House, &more) and Nauset Beach (in Orleans). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Long Point, explore the landscape on two wheels at Province Lands Bike Trail, kick back and relax at Marconi Beach, and hike along Cape Cod Provincelands Trail.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Provincetown online road trip planner.

You can drive from Falmouth to Provincetown in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Provincetown can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Provincetown

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

Niagara Falls

— 5 nights

Honeymoon Capital of the World

The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S. half of the famous waterfall that straddles the border between Canada and the United States.
Bring the kids along to Panama Rocks Scenic Park and Cave of the Winds. Take a break from Niagara Falls with a short trip to Our Lady of Victory National Shrine & Basilica in Lackawanna, about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: get outside with Niagara Jet Adventures, take in the dramatic scenery at Bridal Veil Falls, get a new perspective on things with Maid of the Mist, and see the interesting displays at Niagara Power Project Visitors Center.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Niagara Falls journey planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Provincetown to Niagara Falls in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and train. September in Niagara Falls sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can fly to Washington DC.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Washington DC

— 5 nights
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.
Attractions like National Air and Space Museum and National Gallery of Art make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: get to know the resident critters at National Zoological Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Washington National Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and get a sense of history and politics at White House.

To find more things to do and more tourist information, you can read our Washington DC visit website.

Fly from Niagara Falls to Washington DC in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Niagara Falls in September: high temperatures in Washington DC hover around 32°C and lows are around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can fly to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites

Myrtle Beach

— 3 nights
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Jack's Surf Lessons and Board Rentals and Break Out. Change things up with a short trip to Litchfield Beach in Litchfield Beach (about 36 minutes away). There's lots more to do: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, take a stroll through Broadway at the Beach, see Ash Myrtle Beach ATV Tours, and take a pleasant ride with Wampee Stables.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Myrtle Beach travel route planning site.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Myrtle Beach takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and car. September in Myrtle Beach sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Orlando.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks

Side Trips

Orlando

— 6 nights

Theme Park Capital of the World

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Universal's Islands of Adventure and Walt Disney World Resort. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 1st (Fri) at Discovery Cove. There's more to do: get in on the family fun at Universal Orlando Resort and discover the magic at Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Orlando trip builder site.

You can fly from Myrtle Beach to Orlando in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Myrtle Beach in September, you will find days in Orlando are somewhat warmer (37°C), and nights are about the same (27°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Corolla.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks

Corolla

— 2 nights
A trip to Corolla will add a bit of slow-paced fun to your Outer Banks holiday.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Currituck Beach, glide peacefully along the water with Coastal Kayak Touring Company, and then soothe aching muscles at Village Yoga. Keep things going the next day: see Off-Road Tours and then whizz through the canopy at Corolla Adventure Park.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Corolla trip website.

Getting from Orlando to Corolla by combination of flight and car takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and car. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Orlando in October, with highs in Corolla at 28°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Corolla

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Wildlife

Side Trip

New York City

— 8 nights

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Bring the kids along to Central Park and Belmar Parasail. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around New York City: Bronx Zoo (in Bronx) and Silverball Retro Arcade Asbury Park (in Asbury Park). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock, and go for a walk through Times Square.

For where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City trip itinerary maker.

Do a combination of car and flight from Corolla to New York City in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, ferry, and bus. When traveling from Corolla in October, plan for a bit cooler days in New York City, with highs around 24°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites

Side Trips