5 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

5 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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Train
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New York City
— 1 night
Fly
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Savannah
— 1 night
Drive
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Hilton Head
— 1 night
Drive
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St. Augustine
— 1 night
Bus to Jacksonville, Fly to Reagan Washington

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New York City

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.
On the 8th (Thu), examine the collection at New York Public Library, wander the streets of Times Square, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, then go for a walk through The High Line, and finally appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial. Keep things going the next day: learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, then explore the galleries of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the New York City online vacation maker.

Washington DC to New York City is an approximately 3.5-hour train ride. You can also fly; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Savannah.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

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Savannah

The Hostess City of the South

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): visit a coastal fixture at Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Fort Pulaski National Monument, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Bonaventure Cemetery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. John the Baptist.

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

You can fly from New York City to Savannah in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from New York City in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in Savannah, with highs around 79°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can go by car to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

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Hilton Head

A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): trek along Hilton Head Island Bike Trails, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then enjoy the sand and surf at Coligny Beach, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Hilton Head trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Savannah to Hilton Head takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in October, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wildlife

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St. Augustine

St. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Lightner Museum, take an in-depth tour of St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum, explore the galleries of St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum, Inc., then enjoy the sand and surf at St. Augustine Beach, and finally sample the fine beverages at St. Augustine Distillery.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our St. Augustine trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Hilton Head to St. Augustine takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and bus; or fly. October in St. Augustine sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 67°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Museums · Outdoors · Beaches · Parks