7 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

7 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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7 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Fly + Drive:  9​h 30​min
1
Asheville
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
3
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: San Francisco

1
night
Asheville

Asheville ©
Asheville nestles between two major mountain ranges in the scenic western section of North Carolina.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Biltmore, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Asheville trip app .

San Francisco to Asheville is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from San Francisco to Asheville. Traveling from San Francisco in April, plan for a bit cooler nights in Asheville, with lows around 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Asheville

Wineries Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Biltmore ©
Biltmore
Room Escape Games

3
nights
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, don't miss a visit to Empire State Building, appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, and enjoy breathtaking views from Top of the Rock.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read New York City day trip app .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Asheville to New York City takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or drive. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Asheville in April: highs in New York City hover around 61°F, while lows dip to 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and then explore the activities along Tidal Basin. On the next day, admire the striking features of Washington National Cathedral, then take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, then appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and finally learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

To find traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip planner.

Getting from New York City to Washington DC by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from New York City in April, expect nights in Washington DC to be about the same, around 49°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

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