44 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

44 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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1
Miami
— 4 nights
2
Key Largo
— 3 nights
3
Key West
— 5 nights
4
Marco Island
— 2 nights
5
St. Petersburg
— 2 nights
6
Orlando
— 5 nights
7
Boston
— 5 nights
8
New York City
— 7 nights
9
Washington DC
— 5 nights
10
Charleston
— 5 nights

4
nights
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Change things up with these side-trips from Miami: Everglades National Park (Shark Valley Visitor Center & Gumbo Limbo Trail), Panther Ridge Conservation Center (in Wellington) and JP Outfitters Inc. (in Hollywood). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, admire the masterpieces at Wiener Museum of Decorative Arts (WMODA), take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and examine the collection at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Miami trip itinerary planning site.

Birmingham to Miami is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Birmingham in April; daily highs in Miami reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can go by car to Key Largo.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Everglades National Park, Wiener Museum of Decorative Arts (WMODA), Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, Panther Ridge Conservation Center
Find places to stay Apr 23 — 27:
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Panther Ridge Conservation Center ©
Panther Ridge Conservation Center
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Gumbo Limbo Trail ©
Gumbo Limbo Trail

3
nights
Key Largo

Key Largo ©
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.
Step out of Key Largo to go to Everglades National Park and see Anhinga Trail, which is approximately 56 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, identify plant and animal life at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, explore the gorgeous colors at Spiegel Grove, and add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Key Largo online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Miami to Key Largo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Key West.

Things to do in Key Largo

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Islamorada, Anhinga Trail
Find places to stay Apr 27 — 30:
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Island Dolphin Care ©
Island Dolphin Care
Fishing Charters & Tours
Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center ©

5
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Key West: Big Pine Key (National Key Deer Refuge & Bahia Honda State Park). Spend the 4th (Mon) exploring nature at Dry Tortugas National Park. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, contemplate the long history of Truman Little White House, look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

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

You can drive from Key Largo to Key West in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Key West can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to catch the ferry to Marco Island.

Things to do in Key West

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Big Pine Key
Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 5:
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Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
nights
Marco Island

Marco Island is a city in Collier County, Florida, United States, located on an island by the same name in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Southwest Florida. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, and then race across the water with a speed boat tour. On the 7th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Marco Island sightseeing planner.

Ride a ferry from Key West to Marco Island in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Marco Island when traveling from Key West in May, with lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to go by car to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Marco Island

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Speed Boats Tours
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

2
nights
St. Petersburg

Located on a peninsula between Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, St.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour and then cast your line with a fishing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Sat): glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, thenadmire the masterpieces at Imagine Museum, and then get your game on at Outerlife Studios - Escape Room St. Pete.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the St. Petersburg trip maker website.

Drive from Marco Island to St. Petersburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can go by car to Orlando.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Parasailing & Paragliding, Stand-Up Paddleboarding, Fishing Charters & Tours
Find places to stay May 7 — 9:
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Fishing Charters & Tours
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

5
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
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.
Orlando is known for theme parks, nightlife, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: find something for the whole family at Universal's Islands of Adventure, take in nature's colorful creations at Harry P. Leu Gardens, make an unforgettable trip to Happily Ever After Fireworks, and explore the world behind art at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Orlando travel planner.

Drive from St. Petersburg to Orlando in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, daytime highs in Orlando are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Boston.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Fun & Games Parks

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Find places to stay May 9 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort

5
nights
Boston

Boston ©
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Boston: Cape Cod Canal (in Buzzards Bay), Sandwich (Heritage Museums & Gardens & Sandwich Glass Museum) and Stanley park (in Westfield). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, admire the natural beauty at Spohr Gardens, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Trinity Church, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Shining Sea Bikeway.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Boston trip planner.

You can fly from Orlando to Boston in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. While traveling from Orlando, expect much colder days and a bit cooler nights in Boston, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Sandwich, Falmouth, Cape Cod Canal, Mount Auburn Cemetery, Stanley park
Find places to stay May 14 — 19:
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Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Stanley park ©
Stanley park
Mount Auburn Cemetery ©
Mount Auburn Cemetery

7
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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, explore the world behind art at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), stroll around The High Line, and browse the exhibits of The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read New York City trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Boston to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 19 — 26:
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

5
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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Tidal Basin, see the interesting displays at The National Archives Museum, pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument, and take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip planner.

Traveling by train from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. While traveling from New York City, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Washington DC, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Find places to stay May 26 — 31:
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The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

5
nights
Charleston

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 Charleston with an excursion to The Center for Birds of Prey in Awendaw--about 38 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Magnolia Plantation & Gardens, cast your line with a fishing tour, contemplate the long history of Drayton Hall, and make a trip to Middleton Place.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Charleston holiday tool.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Charleston takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and car. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Charleston when traveling from Washington DC in May, with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

The Center for Birds of Prey
Find places to stay May 31 — Jun 5:
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The Center for Birds of Prey ©
The Center for Birds of Prey
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens ©
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens
Middleton Place ©
Middleton Place

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