28 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

28 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
New York City
— 5 nights
2
Washington DC
— 3 nights
3
Orlando
— 4 nights
4
Key West
— 4 nights
5
Marathon
— 4 nights
6
Key Largo
— 3 nights
7
Miami
— 4 nights

5
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), enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our New York City online trip itinerary planner.

San Juan, Puerto Rico to New York City is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Atlantic Standard Time (AST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from San Juan in January: high temperatures in New York City hover around 5°C and lows are around -5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

3
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: pause for some serene contemplation at Washington National Cathedral, get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC day trip planner.

You can take a train from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. January in Washington DC sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of -1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
Washington National Cathedral ©
Washington National Cathedral
Vietnam Veterans Memorial ©
Vietnam Veterans Memorial

4
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.
Have a day of magic on the 12th (Tue) at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 13th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. There's lots more to do: get in on the family fun at Universal Orlando Resort, identify plant and animal life at Audubon Center for Birds of Prey, admire the natural beauty at Harry P. Leu Gardens, and admire the masterpieces at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Orlando trip planner.

You can fly from Washington DC to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Washington DC in January: high temperatures in Orlando hover around 25°C and lows are around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, Audubon Center for Birds of Prey
Highlights from your plan
Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art ©
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

4
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.
Key West is known for wildlife, adventure, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, steep yourself in history at Truman Little White House, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Key West Cemetery.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Key West road trip planning website.

Getting from Orlando to Key West by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Orlando in January, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 22°C in Key West. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can go by car to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Alan S. Maltz Gallery ©
Alan S. Maltz Gallery
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory

4
nights
Marathon

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
Marathon is known for wildlife, beaches, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at National Key Deer Refuge, stroll through Bahia Honda State Park, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and kick back and relax at Sombrero Beach.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Marathon online tour planner.

You can drive from Key West to Marathon in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in January, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Key Largo.

Things to do in Marathon

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Big Pine Key
Highlights from your plan
Z Flight Watersports ©
Z Flight Watersports
National Key Deer Refuge ©
National Key Deer Refuge
Crane Point Museum & Nature Center ©
Crane Point Museum & Nature Center

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.
Explore Key Largo's surroundings by going to Anhinga Trail (in Everglades National Park) and Whale Harbor Marina (in Islamorada). There's lots more to do: find your balance on the water with PADDLE! The Florida Keys, test your team's savvy at Kingdom Escape Games, identify plant and animal life at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center, and see the vivid underwater world at Spiegel Grove.

For ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Key Largo trip planner.

Traveling by car from Marathon to Key Largo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Marathon in January, expect a bit cooler with lows of 19°C in Key Largo. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to drive to Miami.

Things to do in Key Largo

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Islamorada, Anhinga Trail
Highlights from your plan
PADDLE! The Florida Keys ©
PADDLE! The Florida Keys
Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center ©
Capt. Sterling's Everglades Eco-Tours ©
Capt. Sterling's Everglades Eco-Tours

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Miami: Everglades National Park (Gumbo Limbo Trail & Shark Valley Visitor Center). The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, see what you can catch with Miami Peacock Adventures - Day Tours, explore the world behind art at Lowe Art Museum, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Art Deco Historic District.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Miami road trip planning website.

You can drive from Key Largo to Miami in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Miami are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Miami

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Coral Gables, Everglades National Park, Miami Peacock Adventures - Day Tours
Highlights from your plan
South Beach Room Escape ©
South Beach Room Escape
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden ©
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
Gumbo Limbo Trail ©
Gumbo Limbo Trail

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