60 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

60 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 3 nights
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Boston
— 5 nights
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Newport
— 5 nights
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New York City
— 5 nights
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Washington DC
— 6 nights
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Myrtle Beach
— 5 nights
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Charleston
— 5 nights
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Hilton Head
— 3 nights
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St. Augustine
— 4 nights
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Key West
— 5 nights
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Marathon
— 3 nights
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Panama City Beach
— 5 nights
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Asheville
— 4 nights

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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Step off the beaten path and head to Cadillac Mountain and Shore Path. Escape the urban bustle at Precipice Trail and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Next up on the itinerary: trek along Cadillac Mountain North Ridge Trail, get outside with Dorr Mountain, stroll through Heart of Acadia Loop, and enjoy the sand and surf at Little Hunters Beach.

To see reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Bar Harbor road trip planning app.

Chicago to Bar Harbor is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Chicago to Bar Harbor, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In September, Bar Harbor is slightly colder than Chicago - with highs of 70°F and lows of 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Boston.

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Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Gorham Mountain Trail ©
Gorham Mountain Trail

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Boston

Boston ©

Beantown

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.
Explore hidden gems such as North End and Museum of Fine Arts. Visiting Blue Hills Reservation and Minute Man National Historical Park will get you outdoors. Change things up with these side-trips from Boston: Sandwich (Dexter’s Grist Mill & Sandwich Glass Museum) and Plymouth (The Jenney & National Monument to the Forefathers). There's much more to do: ponder the world of politics at Old State House, steep yourself in history at Captain Jackson’s Historic Chocolate Shop and the Printing Office of Edes and Gill, step aboard Charlestown Navy Yard, and learn about all things military at USS Cassin Young.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Boston attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Bar Harbor to Boston takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Bar Harbor in September since evenings lows in Boston dip to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to drive to Newport.

Things to do in Boston

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

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North End ©
North End
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Blue Hills Reservation ©
Blue Hills Reservation

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Newport

Newport ©

City by the Sea

With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Breakers and Rosecliff. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Cliff Walk and Fish'n Tales Adventures. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Newport: Bristol (Colt State Park & Audubon Society Environmental Education Center) and Lizzie Borden House (in Fall River). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Newport Car Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Catholic Church, see the world from above with Newport Helicopter Tours, and contemplate the long history of The Preservation Society of Newport County.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Newport trip planner.

You can drive from Boston to Newport in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. September in Newport sees daily highs of 74°F and lows of 58°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to drive to New York City.

Things to do in Newport

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

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Cliff Walk ©
Cliff Walk
Lizzie Borden House
Lizzie Borden House
The Breakers ©
The Breakers

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New York City

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.
Get some cultural insight at Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum and Ground Zero Museum Workshop. Step out of the city life by going to Speed Boats Tours and Birding Bob. Go for a jaunt from New York City to Hyde Park to see Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt about 1h 50 min away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour, appreciate the extensive heritage of Brooklyn Heights Promenade, and wander the streets of Times Square.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the New York City tour itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Newport to New York City takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Newport in October, with highs in New York City at 70°F and lows at 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Washington DC.

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt
Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt

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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.
Get some cultural insight at National Museum of African American History and Culture and The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Great Falls Park and National Gallery of Art. There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and steep yourself in history at Old Town.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Washington DC itinerary site.

Take a train from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. October in Washington DC sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 54°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

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The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Great Falls Park ©
Great Falls Park

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Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Do some cultural sightseeing at Hollywood Wax Museum and Myrtle Beach Pinball Museum. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Litchfield Beach. When in Myrtle Beach, make a side trip to see Cherry Grove Beach in North Myrtle Beach, approximately North Myrtle Beach away. Next up on the itinerary: zoom along the surf with Crazy Sister Marina, explore the landscape on two wheels at Pee Dee Bicycle, kick back and relax at Ocean Drive Beach, and admire the masterpieces at Franklin G. Burroughs - Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Myrtle Beach trip planner.

You can fly from Washington DC to Myrtle Beach in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of train and car. October in Myrtle Beach sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 59°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Crazy Sister Marina ©
Crazy Sister Marina
Hollywood Wax Museum ©
Hollywood Wax Museum

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Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Step out of the city life by going to Dolphin & Whale Watching and The Center for Birds of Prey. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at The Charleston Museum and Photography Tours. Change things up with these side-trips from Charleston: Kiawah Beachwalker Park (in Kiawah Island) and Caw Caw Interpretive Center (in Ravenel). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Fort Sumter National Monument, make a trip to McLeod Plantation Historic Site, get engrossed in the history at Heyward-Washington House, and visit a coastal fixture at Sullivan's Island Lighthouse.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Charleston trip planning site.

Getting from Myrtle Beach to Charleston by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Hilton Head.

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Dolphin & Whale Watching
The Center for Birds of Prey ©
The Center for Birds of Prey
The Charleston Museum ©
The Charleston Museum

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Hilton Head

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Hilton Head Island Bike Trails and Folly Field Beach Park. Get outdoors at The Bike Doctor and The Golf Courses of Palmetto Dunes. Venture out of the city with trips to Spanish Moss Trail (in Beaufort) and Cypress Wetlands (in Port Royal). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Audubon Newhall Preserve, get up close to creatures of the deep with May River Excursions, have fun at Gregg Russell Harbour Town Playground, and sample the fine beverages at Hilton Head Distillery.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Hilton Head trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Charleston to Hilton Head takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Hilton Head are 78°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can drive to St. Augustine.

Things to do in Hilton Head

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Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails
May River Excursions ©
May River Excursions
Audubon Newhall Preserve ©
Audubon Newhall Preserve

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St. Augustine

St. Augustine ©
St. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum, Inc. and St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park. Visiting St. Augustine Beach and Nature & Wildlife Tours will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting St. Augustine side-trips: Palm Coast (Washington Oaks Gardens State Park & Princess Place Preserve). The adventure continues: browse the exhibits of St. Photios Greek Orthodox National Shrine, stroll through Vilano Beach, see the interesting displays at World Golf Hall of Fame, and take an in-depth tour of The Oldest Store Museum.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read St. Augustine trip planning site.

Drive from Hilton Head to St. Augustine in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus; or fly. In October in St. Augustine, expect temperatures between 80°F during the day and 67°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel to Key West.

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Princess Place Preserve ©
Princess Place Preserve
St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park ©

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Key West

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.
Get some cultural insight at Fort Zachary Taylor and Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center. Step out of the city life by going to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Vandenberg Wreck. And it doesn't end there: explore the galleries of Truman Little White House, brush up on your military savvy at U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Ingham Maritime Museum, look for gifts at Peppers of Key West, and take in the exciting artwork at 7 Artists & Friends Gallery.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Key West trip planner.

You can fly from St. Augustine to Key West in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from St. Augustine in October; daily highs in Key West reach 86°F and lows reach 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor
Truman Little White House ©
Truman Little White House

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Marathon

Marathon ©

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.
Step out of the city life by going to The Turtle Hospital and Sombrero Reef. Discover out-of-the-way places like Dolphin Research Center and Bahia Honda State Park. And it doesn't end there: immerse yourself in nature at Curry Hammock State Park, get a taste of the local shopping with Shady Palm Art Gallery & Photography, take a tour by water with Z Flight Watersports, and kick back and relax at Sunset Park Beach.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Marathon travel route planning tool.

You can drive from Key West to Marathon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Marathon can reach 82°F, while at night they dip to 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Panama City Beach.

Things to do in Marathon

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The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park

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Panama City Beach

World's Most Beautiful Beaches

Boasting 43 km (27 mi) of white sandy beaches and plenty of sunshine, Panama City Beach is an ideal choice for a relaxing holiday.
Step out of the city life by going to Panama City Beach and Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve. Discover out-of-the-way places like Scuba & Snorkeling and Panama City Beach Winery. Venture out of the city with trips to Santa Rosa Beach (The Blue Giraffe & Blue Mountain Beach), The Raney House Museum (in Apalachicola) and St. Joseph Point Lighthouse (in Port Saint Joe). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at St. Andrews State Park, savor the flavors at Emerald Coast Wine Cellars, trek along Turkey Creek Nature Trail, and take an unforgettable tour with Panhandle Helicopter.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Panama City Beach day trip app.

You can fly from Marathon to Panama City Beach in 8 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. When traveling from Marathon in November, plan for slightly colder days in Panama City Beach, with highs around 74°F, while nights are colder with lows around 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Asheville.

Things to do in Panama City Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Tours

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Scuba & Snorkeling
St. Andrews State Park ©
St. Andrews State Park

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Asheville

Land of the Sky

Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Take a break from the city and head to Tumblestone Tours and Transportation and Fishing Charters & Tours. You'll discover tucked-away gems like BREW-ed and Riverside Cemetery. And it doesn't end there: view the masterpieces at Downtown Asheville Art District, get a taste of the local shopping with Center for Craft, kick your exploration up a notch at Asheville Zipline Canopy Adventures, and pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Of All Souls.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Asheville tour itinerary maker website.

You can fly from Panama City Beach to Asheville in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Panama City Beach in November, with highs in Asheville at 59°F and lows at 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Asheville

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Fishing Charters & Tours
Grovewood Village ©
Grovewood Village
Cathedral Of All Souls ©
Cathedral Of All Souls

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