33 days in East Coast of USA & Burlington Itinerary

33 days in East Coast of USA & Burlington Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States sightseeing planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport, Drive to Miramar Beach
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Miramar Beach
— 4 nights
Drive
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Savannah
— 3 nights
Drive
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Hilton Head
— 1 night
Drive
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Myrtle Beach
— 1 night
Drive
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Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Drive
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Shenandoah National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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Virginia Beach
— 1 night
Drive
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Rehoboth Beach
— 1 night
Drive
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Lewes
Ferry to Cape May, NJ, Drive to Ocean City
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Ocean City
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bowie
— 6 nights
Drive
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Washington DC
Drive
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Middletown
— 1 day
Drive
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New York City
Drive
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Watkins Glen
— 1 day
Fly
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Burlington
— 2 nights
Drive
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Saco
— 1 night
Drive
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Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island
— 1 night
Drive
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Saco
— 1 night
Drive
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Boston
— 1 night
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Miramar Beach

— 4 nights
Miramar Beach is a census-designated place (CDP) in Walton County, Florida, United States. Discover out-of-the-way places like Kitchenique and John C Beasley Park. Change things up with a short trip to Turkey Creek Nature Trail in Niceville (about 30 minutes away). There's still lots to do: stroll through Crystal Sands Beach, browse the different shops at Grand Boulevard at Sandestin, play a few rounds at Raven Golf Club, and awaken your taste buds at Emerald Coast Wine Cellars.

Plan my day in Miramar Beach using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Salt Lake City to Miramar Beach is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Salt Lake City to Miramar Beach due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Salt Lake City in August, plan for a bit warmer nights in Miramar Beach, with lows around 78°F. On the 24th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Savannah.

Things to do in Miramar Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Shopping

Side Trips

Savannah

— 3 nights

The Hostess City of the South

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
On the 25th (Wed), stroll the grounds of Colonial Park Cemetery, learn about all things military at Webb Military Museum, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of Pin Point Heritage Museum and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. John the Baptist.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Savannah trip planner.

You can drive from Miramar Beach to Savannah in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In August, daytime highs in Savannah are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to drive to Hilton Head.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Tours

Hilton Head

— 1 night
A Hilton Head vacation may be heaven for a golfer, but the area also offers all kinds of other options for sports fans.
On the 27th (Fri), grab your bike and head to The Bike Doctor and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Hilton Head trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Savannah to Hilton Head takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in August, and nighttime lows around 75°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can go by car to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Hilton Head

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Tours
Highlights from your trip

Myrtle Beach

— 1 night
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): wander the streets of Broadway at the Beach and then zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Myrtle Beach route planning tool.

Traveling by car from Hilton Head to Myrtle Beach takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. In August, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Transportation · Tours

A Wondrous Diversity of Life

Great Smoky Mountains National Park contains some of the highest mountains east of the Mississippi River, but it's the ease of access that makes this national park the United States' most visited.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): take a memorable drive along Newfound Gap Road.

To find where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park route planner.

Explore your travel options from Myrtle Beach to Great Smoky Mountains National Park with the Route module. Traveling from Myrtle Beach in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, with lows of 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Shenandoah National Park.

Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

Shenandoah National Park

— 1 night
Shenandoah National Park showcases a particularly scenic section of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains.
On the 30th (Mon), hike along Old Rag Mountain Hike and then hike along Limberlost Trail.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Shenandoah National Park trip itinerary maker app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Great Smoky Mountains National Park to Shenandoah National Park. In August in Shenandoah National Park, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 65°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can drive to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Shenandoah National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors

Virginia Beach

— 1 night

The Resort City

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.
To see more things to do and more tourist information, you can read our Virginia Beach journey maker tool.

You can drive from Shenandoah National Park to Virginia Beach in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Shenandoah National Park in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Virginia Beach, with lows of 72°F. On the 31st (Tue), you'll travel to Rehoboth Beach.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Shopping

Rehoboth Beach

— 1 night

Nation's Summer Capital

The population of the city of Rehoboth Beach expands by 25,000 every summer.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): get in on the family fun at Jungle Jim's and then take a leisurely stroll along Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Rehoboth Beach trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Virginia Beach to Rehoboth Beach takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, subway, and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Virginia Beach in August since evenings lows in Rehoboth Beach dip to 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Lewes.

Things to do in Rehoboth Beach

Theme Parks

Lewes

Lewes is an incorporated city on the Delaware Bay in eastern Sussex County, Delaware. To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Lewes trip itinerary planning app.

Lewes is just a stone's throw from Rehoboth Beach. In September in Lewes, expect temperatures between 80°F during the day and 61°F at night. On the 1st (Wed), you're off to Ocean City.

Things to do in Lewes

Parks · Outdoors · Shopping · Museums

Ocean City

— 2 nights
Ocean City is a city in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. On the 1st (Wed), take a stroll through Downtown Ocean City. On the next day, pause for some photo ops at Lucy the Elephant, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then take in the waterfront at Ocean City Boardwalk.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Ocean City trip planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Lewes to Ocean City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Bowie.

Things to do in Ocean City

Neighborhoods · Tours · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trip

Bowie

— 6 nights
Bowie is a city in Prince George's County, Maryland. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Allen Pond Park and Clark's Elioak Farm. Change things up with these side-trips from Bowie: Piney Run Park (in Sykesville) and Centennial Park (in Ellicott City). The adventure continues: find something for the whole family at Six Flags America, examine the collection at Bowie Train Station Museum, stroll around Lake Elkhorn Park, and steep yourself in history at Montpelier Mansion.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Bowie visit website.

Getting from Ocean City to Bowie by car takes about 3 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Bowie can reach 78°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Bowie

Parks · Museums · Wineries · Tours

Side Trips

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.
For where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Washington DC planning site.

Drive from Bowie to Washington DC in an hour. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Bowie in September since evenings lows in Washington DC dip to 65°F. You'll set off for Middletown on the 9th (Thu).

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks · Nightlife · Museums · Historic Sites

Middletown

— 1 day
Middletown is a city in Orange County, New York, United States. On the 10th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Harness Racing Museum & Hall of Fame and then pause for some serene contemplation at National Shrine of Our Lady of Mount Carmel.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Middletown visit planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Washington DC to Middletown. Traveling from Washington DC in September, plan for little chillier nights in Middletown, with lows around 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to drive to New York City.

Things to do in Middletown

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

New York City

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
To see more things to do and tourist information, you can read our New York City day trip planner.

Drive from Middletown to New York City in 2 hours. Traveling from Middletown in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in New York City, with lows of 66°F. You will leave for Watkins Glen on the 10th (Fri).

Things to do in New York City

Nightlife · Parks · Tours · Shopping

Watkins Glen

— 1 day
Watkins Glen is a village in Schuyler County, New York, United States. On the 11th (Sat), learn about winemaking at Barnstormer Winery and then immerse yourself in nature at Watkins Glen State Park.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Watkins Glen trip planner.

Getting from New York City to Watkins Glen by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Watkins Glen when traveling from New York City in September, with lows around 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Burlington.

Things to do in Watkins Glen

Parks · Wineries · Nature

Side Trip

Burlington

— 2 nights
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Vermont and the seat of Chittenden County. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Burlington Bike Path and Auer Family Boathouse. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Burlington: Smugglers' Notch Distillery Tasting Room (in Waterbury Center) and Stowe Recreation Path (in Stowe). It doesn't end there: gain insight at University of Vermont and get engrossed in the history at Ethan Allen Homestead.

Plan trip to Burlington with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Getting from Watkins Glen to Burlington by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in September, and nighttime lows around 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Saco.

Things to do in Burlington

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Saco

— 1 night
Saco is a city in York County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): get outside with Trina Lyn Fishing Charters and then hike along The Eastern Trail.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Saco day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Burlington to Saco takes 4 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Acadia National Park.

Things to do in Saco

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip

Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island

— 1 night

First Eastern National Park

The first national park east of the Mississippi River, Acadia National Park draws visitors with its rugged landscape of ocean shoreline, low-slung granite mountains, dense woodlands, and pristine lakes.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): hike along Beech Mountain Trail and then admire the natural beauty at Asticou Terraces / Thuya Garden.

For reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Acadia National Park driving holiday app.

Getting from Saco to Acadia National Park by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive. In September in Acadia National Park, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 52°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Saco.

Things to do in Acadia National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

Saco

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Saco Museum and then immerse yourself in nature at Ferry Beach State Park. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Parsons Beach and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Ann's Episcopal Church.

To find maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Saco trip planner.

Getting from Acadia National Park to Saco by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to drive to Boston.

Things to do in Saco

Parks · Museums · Nature · Beaches

Side Trips

Boston

— 1 night

Beantown

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.
On the 19th (Sun), get a sense of history and politics at Old State House, stroll around Boston Common, then get to know the fascinating history of HarborWalk, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Charles River.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Boston online day trip planner.

You can drive from Saco to Boston in 2 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Saco in September since evenings lows in Boston dip to 59°F. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Boston

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Destin travel guide

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Parasailing & Paragliding · Fishing Charters & Tours · Water Sports
World's Luckiest Fishing Village
With emerald water and white beaches, Destin is one of America's favorite vacation destinations. The city originated as a small fishing village, but today tourists from all over the world flock here to enjoy itineraries filled with dolphin cruises, snorkeling, and superb sailing. The city boasts a lively nightlife scene, and when the sun sets, beachfront bars and seafood restaurants are abuzz with activity. The sand of Destin's idyllic beaches is considered to be some of the whitest in the world; made up of finely ground quartz crystal, it resembles sugar.