60 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

60 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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St. Petersburg
— 2 nights
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Crystal River
— 2 nights
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Orlando
— 6 nights
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Miami
— 5 nights
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Everglades National Park
— 6 nights
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Key West
— 6 nights
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Marathon
— 5 nights
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Key Largo
— 5 nights
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Washington DC
— 6 nights
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Baltimore
— 3 nights
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New York City
— 7 nights
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Boston
— 6 nights
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St. Petersburg — 2 nights

Located on a peninsula between Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, St.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near St. Petersburg: Sarasota (Siesta Key Rum & Sarasota National Cemetery), Largo Central Park (in Largo) and Tampa (Horse Power for Kids & Animal Sanctuary & Fishing Charters & Tours). There's more to do: do a tasting at Aspirations Winery.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the St. Petersburg online trip maker.

Los Angeles to St. Petersburg is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in St. Petersburg when traveling from Los Angeles in December, with lows around 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can go by car to Crystal River.
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Crystal River — 2 nights

The jewel of Florida's Nature Coast, Crystal River spreads around spring-fed Kings Bay, known for maintaining a constant 22 C (72 F) temperature all year long.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then contemplate the waterfront views at Homosassa River. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll the grounds of Florida National Cemetery and then examine the collection at Eisenhower Regional Recreation Center.

To find maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Crystal River driving holiday planner.

You can drive from St. Petersburg to Crystal River in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from St. Petersburg in December, plan for little chillier nights in Crystal River, with lows around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Orlando.
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Orlando — 6 nights

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 out of Orlando with an excursion to Stetson Mansion in DeLand--about 50 minutes away. Have a day of magic on the 26th (Sun) at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 22nd (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. And it doesn't end there: find something for the whole family at Universal Orlando Resort, discover the magic at Disney's Animal Kingdom Theme Park, make a trip to Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and admire the masterpieces at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Orlando road trip website.

You can drive from Crystal River to Orlando in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and shuttle; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Orlando when traveling from Crystal River in December, with lows around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to fly to Miami.
Theme Parks · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
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Miami — 5 nights

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Venture out of the city with trips to Panther Ridge Conservation Center (in Wellington), JP Outfitters Inc. (in Hollywood) and Cypress Outdoor Adventures (in Everglades Wildlife Management Area). There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, view the masterpieces at Art Basel, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and explore the world behind art at The Wolfsonian - Florida International University.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Miami online holiday maker.

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Miami takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Orlando in December since evenings lows in Miami dip to 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Everglades National Park.
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Everglades National Park — 6 nights

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: identify plant and animal life at Shark Valley Visitor Center, see what you can catch with Everglades City Fishing Charters, stroll through Nine Mile Pond Canoe Trail, and contemplate the long history of Nike Missile Site HM-69.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Everglades National Park visit planning website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Miami to Everglades National Park. In December, daytime highs in Everglades National Park are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to fly to Key West.
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Key West — 6 nights

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 7th (Fri) exploring nature at Dry Tortugas National Park. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, stroll the grounds of Key West Cemetery, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Mary Star of the Sea.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Key West trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Everglades National Park to Key West in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Key West are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can drive to Marathon.
Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

Marathon — 5 nights

A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Get out of town with these interesting Marathon side-trips: Looe Key Dive Center (in Ramrod Key), SpaTerre at Little Palm Island Resort (in Little Torch Key) and Everglades National Park (in Florida City). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at San Pablo Catholic Church, kick back and relax at Bahia Honda State Park, stroll through Sombrero Beach, and see the interesting displays at Crane Point Museum & Nature Center.

To plan Marathon vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Getting from Key West to Marathon by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. January in Marathon sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 66°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to drive to Key Largo.
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Key Largo — 5 nights

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 Key Largo's surroundings by going to Islamorada (Lignumvitae Key Botanical State Park & Indian Key State Historic Site). There's still lots to do: meet the residents at Island Dolphin Care, take a tour of African Queen Canal Cruise, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Key Largo Baptist Church, and indulge in some personalized pampering at Prana.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Key Largo trip planner.

Getting from Marathon to Key Largo by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Key Largo when traveling from Marathon in January, with lows around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to fly to Washington DC.
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Washington DC — 6 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 sightseeing, museums, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Washington DC holiday maker.

Traveling by flight from Key Largo to Washington DC takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Key Largo in January; daily highs in Washington DC reach 44°F and lows reach 29°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can go by car to Baltimore.
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Baltimore — 3 nights

A major center for tourism and travel, Baltimore is famous as the city where amateur poet Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics for the United States' national anthem.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Baltimore: Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library (in Winterthur) and Wilmington (Hagley Museum And Library & Nemours Estate). Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sagamore Spirit Distillery, stop by Hampden, take in nature's colorful creations at Howard Peters Rawlings Conservatory and Botanic Gardens of Baltimore, and admire the masterpieces at The Walters Art Museum.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Baltimore trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Washington DC to Baltimore by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Baltimore are 42°F, while nighttime lows are 29°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to take a train to New York City.
Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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New York City — 7 nights

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 sightseeing, museums, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Empire State Building, take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock, don't miss a visit to Times Square, and steep yourself in history at 9/11 Memorial.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the New York City road trip planning tool.

Take a train from Baltimore to New York City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Baltimore in January, New York City is little chillier at night with lows of 24°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Boston.
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Boston — 6 nights

Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Change things up with these side-trips from Boston: Museum of Russian Icons (in Clinton), Shining Sea Bikeway (in Falmouth) and Heritage Museums & Gardens (in Sandwich). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at National Shrine of our Lady of La Salette, steep yourself in history at Otis House, and get engrossed in the history at Concord Museum.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Boston trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from New York City to Boston in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from New York City in February, with highs in Boston at 39°F and lows at 24°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight back home.
Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping
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