11 days in Philadelphia & East Coast of USA Itinerary

11 days in Philadelphia & East Coast of USA Itinerary

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Philadelphia
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Washington DC
— 1 night
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Key West
— 1 night
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Orlando
— 2 nights
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Virginia Beach
— 1 night
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New York City
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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Philadelphia trip planning tool.

Manchester, UK to Philadelphia is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 5 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Manchester in April: high temperatures in Philadelphia hover around 21°C and lows are around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks · Museums · Nightlife

Side Trip

Longwood Gardens
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Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Please Touch Museum ©
Please Touch Museum
Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts ©
Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

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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.
On the 7th (Wed), get to know the resident critters at National Zoological Park, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Washington DC day trip planner.

Traveling by train from Philadelphia to Washington DC takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums
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Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): meet the residents at Key West Aquarium, examine the collection at Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum, then admire the natural beauty at Audubon House & Tropical Gardens, and finally see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Key West online itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Key West takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Washington DC in April, you will find days in Key West are somewhat warmer (33°C), and nights are much warmer (27°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum ©
Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum
Key West Aquarium ©
Key West Aquarium

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): catch some excitement at Expedition Everest - Legend of the Forbidden Mountain and then get in on the family fun at Walt Disney World Resort. On the next day, get in on the family fun at Universal's Islands of Adventure, have some family-friendly fun at Nomadic, and then get your game on at The Escape Game Orlando.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Orlando trip maker.

You can fly from Key West to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Orlando when traveling from Key West in April, with lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Fun & Games
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Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure
The Escape Game Orlando ©
The Escape Game Orlando

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Virginia Beach

Holding a record for the longest pleasure beach in the world, Virginia Beach showcases 35 miles of coastline and maintains a longstanding reputation as a family-friendly vacation destination.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): get interesting insight from Tours and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Tarnished Truth Distilling Company.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Virginia Beach road trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Virginia Beach takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Orlando in April, things will get a bit cooler in Virginia Beach: highs are around 24°C and lows about 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Tarnished Truth Distilling Company ©
Tarnished Truth Distilling Company

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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.
Kids will enjoy Bronx Zoo and Tenement Museum. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Brooklyn Botanic Garden, explore the engaging exhibits at Children's Museum of the Arts, see the sky in a new way at Rose Center for Earth and Space, and get your game on at The Rink at Rockefeller Center.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the New York City online journey planner.

Fly from Virginia Beach to New York City in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Virginia Beach in April, with highs in New York City at 19°C and lows at 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Bronx Zoo
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Brooklyn Botanic Garden ©
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Bronx Zoo ©
Bronx Zoo
Children's Museum of the Arts ©
Children's Museum of the Arts

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