46 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

46 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

Created using Inspirock East Coast of USA tour itinerary maker

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New York City
— 6 nights
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Washington DC
— 4 nights
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Orlando
— 5 nights
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St. Augustine
— 4 nights
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Sarasota
— 4 nights
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Naples
— 4 nights
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Miami
— 5 nights
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Islamorada
— 4 nights
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Marathon
— 3 nights
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Key West
— 6 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.
Step off the beaten path and head to The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) and New York Public Library. Head to Fifth Avenue and The National Arts Clubfor some retail therapy. The adventure continues: explore the galleries of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, don't miss a visit to Rockefeller Center, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and enjoy breathtaking views from Top of the Rock.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the New York City holiday planner.

Caracas, Venezuela to New York City is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Caracas to New York City is minus 1 hour. In December, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Historic Sites

Washington DC

— 4 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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. You'll explore and learn at National Gallery of Art and National Museum of American History. Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, get lost in a book at Library of Congress, and appreciate the history behind Washington Monument.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip planner.

Traveling by train from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; 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 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

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.
Let the collections at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art and Timothy's Gallery capture your imagination. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Stetson Mansion and Orlando International Premium Outlets. Change things up with these side-trips from Orlando: Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park (in Homosassa Springs), Scuba & Snorkeling (in Homosassa) and Three Sisters Springs (in Crystal River). Have a day of magic on the 2nd (Sun) at Walt Disney World Resort. There's more to do: make an unforgettable trip to World of Disney and buy something for everyone on your list at The Florida Mall.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Orlando trip maker.

Getting from Washington DC to Orlando by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In December, Orlando is much hotter than Washington DC - with highs of 29°C and lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Shopping · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

St. Augustine

— 4 nights
St. Museum-lovers will get to explore St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum, Inc. and The Ximenez-Fatio House. Step off the beaten path and head to St. Augustine Wild Reserve and St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum. Step out of St. Augustine to go to Fernandina Beach and see Fort Clinch State Park, which is approximately 1h 25 min away. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, make a trip to St. George Street, steep yourself in history at Colonial Quarter, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at St. Augustine Distillery.

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Traveling by car from Orlando to St. Augustine takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Orlando in January, you will find days in St. Augustine are slightly colder (21°C), and nights are about the same (11°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Sarasota.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trip

Sarasota

— 4 nights
Sarasota is a city in Sarasota County on the southwestern coast of the U.S. Museum-lovers will get to explore The Dali Museum and The Ringling. Head to St. Armands Circle and Detwiler's Farm Marketfor plenty of shopping. Change things up with these side-trips from Sarasota: Punta Gorda (Fishermen's Village & Fishing Charters & Tours), Tampa Electric's Manatee Viewing Center (in Apollo Beach) and St. Petersburg Clay Company (in St. Petersburg). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Myakka River State Park, kick back and relax at Siesta Beach, and look for gifts at Just/Because.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Sarasota day trip website.

Traveling by car from St. Augustine to Sarasota takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from St. Augustine in January, expect nights in Sarasota to be about the same, around 13°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Naples.

Things to do in Sarasota

Shopping · Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Naples

— 4 nights
Head to Miromar Outlets between Naples & Fort Myers and Fifth Avenue Southfor some retail therapy. Step off the beaten path and head to J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge and Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve. Take a break from Naples with a short trip to Edison and Ford Winter Estates in Fort Myers, about 58 minutes away.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Naples trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sarasota to Naples takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can drive to Miami.

Things to do in Naples

Parks · Wildlife · Shopping · Outdoors

Side Trips

Miami

— 5 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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Shark Valley Visitor Center and Rosemary Square. Museum-lovers will get to explore Art Basel and Lock & Load Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Miami: Sawgrass Mills (in Sunrise) and Cypress Outdoor Adventures (in Everglades Wildlife Management Area). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, get a taste of the local shopping with Aventura Mall, take a stroll through Lincoln Road, and make a trip to Collins Avenue.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Miami tour itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Naples to Miami in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can go by car to Islamorada.

Things to do in Miami

Shopping · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Islamorada

— 4 nights

The Village of Islands

Islamorada, long recognized as one of the world's top spots for sport fishing, encompasses six islands in the Florida Keys.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Scuba & Snorkeling and Lobster Trap Art Gift Shop and Gallery. Head to Pasta Pantaleo Signature Gallery and Old Road Galleryfor some retail therapy. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at Windley Key Fossil Reef Geological State Park, take in the exciting artwork at Rain Barrel Village, get a taste of the local shopping with Gallery Morada, and explore the gorgeous colors at Alligator Reef Light House.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Islamorada road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Miami to Islamorada takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Islamorada can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Islamorada

Shopping · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Marathon

— 3 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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Crane Point Museum & Nature Center and Shady Palm Art Gallery & Photography. Discover out-of-the-way places like The Turtle Hospital and Dolphin Research Center. Explore Marathon's surroundings by going to Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center (in Tavernier) and Key Largo (florida keys key lime products & John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park). There's lots more to do: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, stroll through Sombrero Beach, and take in the views from Seven Mile Bridge.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Marathon trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Islamorada to Marathon takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in January, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can drive to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Key West

— 6 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.
Shop till you drop at 7 Artists & Friends Gallery and Sunset Celebration. Step off the beaten path and head to Fishing Charters & Tours and Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center. Spend the 31st (Mon) exploring nature at Dry Tortugas National Park. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Mary Star of the Sea, kick back and relax at Fort Zachary Taylor, see the interesting displays at Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum, and contemplate the long history of Truman Little White House.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Key West visit planner.

Getting from Marathon to Key West by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in January, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors · Parks · Museums · Wildlife