46 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

46 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

Created using Inspirock East Coast of USA trip planner

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New York City
— 6 nights
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Washington DC
— 5 nights
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Orlando
— 5 nights
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St. Petersburg
— 2 nights
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Key West
— 5 nights
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Marathon
— 4 nights
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Key Largo
— 5 nights
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Miami
— 3 nights
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Everglades National Park
— 5 nights
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Marco Island
— 5 nights
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New York City

— 6 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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, admire the striking features of Grand Central Terminal, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, and explore the world behind art at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA).

To find where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our New York City trip itinerary maker.

Paris, France to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -6 hour difference. When traveling from Paris in November, plan for a bit warmer days in New York City, with highs around 16°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can fly to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, ponder the world of politics at Library of Congress, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at Washington National Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip planner.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Washington DC takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In December in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 12°C during the day and 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Orlando.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites

Orlando

— 5 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.
Change things up with a short trip to Osceola County Welcome Center and History Museum in Kissimmee (about 34 minutes away). Have a day of magic on the 9th (Thu) at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 10th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. There's much more to do: find something for the whole family at Universal's Islands of Adventure, take in nature's colorful creations at Harry P. Leu Gardens, tour the pleasant surroundings at Audubon Center for Birds of Prey, and make an unforgettable trip to Magic Kingdom Park.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Orlando trip maker tool.

Getting from Washington DC to Orlando by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in December; daily highs in Orlando reach 29°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can drive to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Parks · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

St. Petersburg

— 2 nights

Florida's Sunshine City

Located on a peninsula between Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, St.
On the 13th (Mon), sample the fine beverages at Siesta Key Rum and then glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Imagine Museum, view the masterpieces at Duncan McClellan Gallery, and then explore the world behind art at The Dali Museum.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read St. Petersburg attractions planning site.

You can drive from Orlando to St. Petersburg in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in St. Petersburg are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Key West.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums · Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries · Adventure

Side Trip

Key West

— 5 nights

Conch Republic

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.
Spend the 15th (Wed) exploring nature at Dry Tortugas National Park. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, take in the exciting artwork at Alan S. Maltz Gallery, admire the natural beauty at Audubon House & Tropical Gardens, and stroll through Mallory Square.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Key West online journey planner.

You can fly from St. Petersburg to Key West in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from St. Petersburg in December since evenings lows in Key West dip to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Marathon

— 4 nights

Heart of the Florida Keys

A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Change things up with these side-trips from Marathon: Everglades National Park (in Florida City) and SpaTerre at Little Palm Island Resort (in Little Torch Key). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Bahia Honda State Park, stroll through Anne's Beach, snap pictures at Seven Mile Bridge, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Marathon driving holiday app.

Traveling by car from Key West to Marathon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Marathon, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Key Largo.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Key Largo

— 5 nights

Diving Capital of the World

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Key Largo: Islamorada (Indian Key State Historic Site & Lignumvitae Key Botanical State Park). The adventure continues: sample the tasty concoctions at Florida Keys Brewing Company, take a tour of African Queen Canal Cruise, head outdoors with Capt. Sterling's Everglades Eco-Tours, and shop like a local with Old Road Gallery.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Key Largo travel route builder app.

Drive from Marathon to Key Largo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Marathon in December, expect little chillier with lows of 22°C in Key Largo. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Miami.

Things to do in Key Largo

Wildlife · Parks · Museums · Tours

Side Trip

Miami

— 3 nights

Magic City

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Change things up with these side-trips from Miami: Wiener Museum of Decorative Arts (WMODA) (in Dania Beach), Palm Beach (The Society of the Four Arts & Spas) and Norton Museum of Art (in West Palm Beach). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at The Wolfsonian - Florida International University, examine the collection at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, cast your line with Miami Peacock Adventures - Day Tours, and take a stroll through Art Deco Historic District.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Miami trip planner.

Traveling by car from Key Largo to Miami takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Miami can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Everglades National Park.

Things to do in Miami

Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Everglades National Park

— 5 nights

Largest Subtropical Wilderness in the United States

A vast expanse of pristine wetlands, Everglades National Park holds the distinction of being the largest tropical wilderness in the U.S. Overflow from Lake Okeechobee into the Florida Bay formed these wetlands, which are home to manatees, American crocodiles, Florida panthers, and an array of wading birds, land birds, and birds of prey.
Everglades National Park is known for wildlife, trails, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the verdant scenery at Shark Valley Visitor Center, tour the pleasant surroundings at Nine Mile Pond Canoe Trail, contemplate the long history of Nike Missile Site HM-69, and hike along Gumbo Limbo Trail.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Everglades National Park itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Miami to Everglades National Park. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in December, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Marco Island.

Things to do in Everglades National Park

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Marco Island

— 5 nights
Marco Island is a city in Collier County, Florida, United States, located on an island by the same name in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Southwest Florida. When in Marco Island, make a side trip to see Clyde Butcher's Big Cypress Gallery in Ochopee, approximately Ochopee away. There's much more to do: pedal to the sights with Sunshine Bike Tours, get engrossed in the history at Marco Island Historical Museum, stroll around Frank E. Mackle Park, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Marco Island trip itinerary maker site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Everglades National Park to Marco Island. Traveling from Everglades National Park in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Marco Island, with lows of 13°C. On the 10th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Marco Island

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums

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