8 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

8 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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8 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

Start: Birmingham
Fly:  9​h 15​min
1
Provincetown
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Birmingham

3
nights
Provincetown

Provincetown ©
A small resort town with a year-round population of just 3,000, Provincetown draws nearly 60,000 annual visitors with its scenic beaches, art colonies, galleries, theaters, and shops.
Relax by the water at Cape Cod National Seashore and Corn Hill Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Nauset Beach (in Orleans) and Eastham (Coast Guard Beach & Nauset Light Beach). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, get a sense of history and politics at Provincetown Town Hall, and learn about winemaking at Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod.

To see other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Provincetown visit planner .

Birmingham to Provincetown is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Birmingham in August, things will get slightly colder in Provincetown: highs are around 78°F and lows about 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Provincetown

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Eastham, Corn Hill Beach, Nauset Beach, Cape Cod National Seashore, Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod
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Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach
Coast Guard Beach ©
Coast Guard Beach

4
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: go for a walk through Central Park, shop like a local with Fifth Avenue, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and admire the striking features of Grand Central Terminal.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read New York City online vacation planner .

Fly from Provincetown to New York City in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Provincetown in September, with highs in New York City at 80°F and lows at 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Neighborhoods
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Times Square ©
Times Square
Fifth Avenue ©
Fifth Avenue

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