59 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

59 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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Miami
— 4 nights
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Key Largo
— 3 nights
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Marathon
— 5 nights
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Key West
— 6 nights
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Marco Island
— 2 nights
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Naples
— 5 nights
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Sanibel Island
— 2 nights
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Sarasota
— 4 nights
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Orlando
— 6 nights
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St. Augustine
— 5 nights
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Savannah
— 3 nights
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Charleston
— 5 nights
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New York City
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Miami

— 4 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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Fort Lauderdale Beach and Wynwood Walls. Take a break from Miami with a short trip to Boat Tours & Water Sports in Fort Lauderdale, about 42 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, examine the collection at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, admire the masterpieces at Lowe Art Museum, and visit Art Deco Historic District.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Miami trip planner.

Auckland, New Zealand to Miami is an approximately 24-hour flight. Traveling from Auckland to Miami, you'll gain 17 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Auckland, expect somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Miami, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Key Largo.

Things to do in Miami

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Key Largo

— 3 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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Anhinga Trail and John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Everglades Alligator Farm (in Homestead) and Mahogany Hammock (in Everglades National Park). There's lots more to do: see what you can catch with a fishing tour, look for gifts at florida keys key lime products, identify plant and animal life at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, and step aboard African Queen Canal Cruise.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Key Largo online journey planner.

Traveling by car from Miami to Key Largo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. February in Key Largo sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Key Largo

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Marathon

— 5 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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Everglades National Park and Dolphin Research Center. There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at The Turtle Hospital, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Pablo Catholic Church, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Marathon sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Key Largo to Marathon in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Key Largo in February, Marathon is a bit warmer at night with lows of 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Key West.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Dry Tortugas National Park and Fort Zachary Taylor. There's much more to do: cruise along The Overseas Highway, meet the residents at Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Mary Star of the Sea, and see the interesting displays at Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Key West trip maker site.

You can drive from Marathon to Key West in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can catch the ferry to Marco Island.

Things to do in Key West

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Marco Island

— 2 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. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): stroll around Frank E. Mackle Park, then kick back and relax at South Marco Beach, and then walk around Canine Cove. On the 21st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Keep In Touch, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Tigertail Beach.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Marco Island online itinerary planner.

Getting from Key West to Marco Island by ferry takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Key West in February, expect a bit cooler with lows of 17°C in Marco Island. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to drive to Naples.

Things to do in Marco Island

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Naples

— 5 nights
Discover out-of-the-way places like Manatee Park and Naples Botanical Garden. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Naples: Fort Myers (Edison and Ford Winter Estates, Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve, &more), Barefoot Beach Preserve (in Bonita Springs) and Fort Myers Beach (Dolphin & Whale Watching & Lovers Key State Park).

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Naples is very close to Marco Island. February in Naples sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 18°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Sanibel Island.

Things to do in Naples

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Sanibel Island

— 2 nights
Take a trip to Sanibel Island if you like pretty sunsets and luxurious resorts.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): hunt for treasures at Sanibel Island Farmer's Market, then look for all kinds of wild species at J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge, and then cruise along Sanibel Causeway. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at The Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bowman's Beach, then kick back and relax at Captiva Beach, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Captiva Chapel By-The-Sea.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Sanibel Island itinerary builder.

Drive from Naples to Sanibel Island in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in February, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Sarasota.

Things to do in Sanibel Island

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trip

Sarasota

— 4 nights
Sarasota is a city in Sarasota County on the southwestern coast of the U.S. state of Florida. Explore hidden gems such as Tampa Electric's Manatee Viewing Center and Myakka River State Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sarasota: Murielle Winery (in Clearwater), Venice (Caspersen Beach & Venice Beach) and The Dali Museum (in St. Petersburg). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at The Ringling, admire the natural beauty at Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, meet the residents at Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium, and contemplate the long history of Ca d'Zan.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Sarasota trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Sanibel Island to Sarasota takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In February, daily temperatures in Sarasota can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Orlando.

Things to do in Sarasota

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Beaches

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Stetson Mansion and Bok Tower Gardens. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Orlando: Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum (in Ponce Inlet), Daytona Beach (Angell & Phelps Chocolate Factory & Beach at Daytona Beach) and Blue Spring State Park (in Orange City). Have a day of magic on the 7th (Mon) at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 6th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. There's much more to do: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, find something for the whole family at Universal Orlando Resort, get engrossed in the history at Osceola County Welcome Center and History Museum, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at SEA LIFE Orlando Aquarium.

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You can drive from Sarasota to Orlando in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In March, daily temperatures in Orlando can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to drive to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

St. Augustine

— 5 nights
St. Step off the beaten path and head to St. Augustine Wild Reserve and St. Augustine Distillery. Venture out of the city with trips to Fort Clinch State Park (in Fernandina Beach) and Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens (in Jacksonville). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine, see the interesting displays at Lightner Museum, admire the majestic nature at Anastasia State Park, and take a stroll through Old City.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our St. Augustine tour planner.

Traveling by car from Orlando to St. Augustine takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Orlando in March: highs in St. Augustine hover around 25°C, while lows dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Savannah.

Things to do in St. Augustine

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Savannah

— 3 nights

The Hostess City of the South

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Step off the beaten path and head to Hilton Head Island Bike Trails and Juliette Gordon Low's Birthplace. Explore Savannah's surroundings by going to Hilton Head (Spas & Coligny Beach) and Tybee Island Beach (in Tybee Island). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, make a trip to Historic River Street, stroll around Forsyth Park, and admire the landmark architecture of Mickve Israel Temple.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Savannah trip planner.

Traveling by car from St. Augustine to Savannah takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from St. Augustine in March, Savannah is slightly colder at night with lows of 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Savannah

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

Charleston

— 5 nights
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Step off the beaten path and head to Old Exchange & Provost Dungeon and Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge. Take a break from Charleston with a short trip to Charleston Tea Garden in Wadmalaw Island, about 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: brush up on your military savvy at Patriots Point, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, steep yourself in history at Nathaniel Russell House, and take in nature's colorful creations at Battery & White Point Gardens.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Charleston tour itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Savannah to Charleston in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Charleston are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Charleston

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Tours

Side Trips

New York City

— 7 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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) and St. Paul's Chapel. And it doesn't end there: go for a walk through Central Park, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, don't miss a visit to Statue of Liberty National Monument, and appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read New York City trip planner.

You can fly from Charleston to New York City in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Charleston in March, expect New York City to be slightly colder, temps between 11°C and 1°C. On the 30th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods