6 days in United States Itinerary

6 days in United States Itinerary

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6 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Newark
train:  30​min
1
New York City
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Washington DC
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
3
Key West
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Newark

1
night
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): go for a walk through Central Park, then enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and then get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour. On the 18th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, make a trip to 9/11 Memorial, then take a stroll through Times Square, and finally explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read New York City itinerary maker app .

Newark to New York City is an approximately half hour train ride. You can also take a bus; or drive. In August, daytime highs in New York City are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Speed Boats Tours

1
night
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery.

For photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC online travel route planner .

You can fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 71°F. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Mon) before leaving for Key West.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Arlington National Cemetery
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Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery

3
nights
Key West

Key West ©
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Fort Zachary Taylor and Fishing Charters & Tours. Explore hidden gems such as Bahia Honda State Park and The Turtle Hospital. Take a break from Key West with a short trip to Sombrero Beach in Marathon, about 1h 10 min away. There's much more to do: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, steep yourself in history at Truman Little White House, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Key West trip simple and quick.

You can fly from Washington DC to Key West in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in August, Key West is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 81°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Marathon, Bahia Honda State Park
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The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital
Fishing Charters & Tours
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor

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