9 days in Pittsburgh & East Coast of USA Itinerary

9 days in Pittsburgh & East Coast of USA Itinerary

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Pittsburgh
— 1 day
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New York City
— 3 nights
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Georgetown
— 1 night
Drive
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Annapolis
— 1 night
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Washington DC
— 3 nights
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Pittsburgh

— 1 day

City of Bridges

Known primarily for its steel-related heritage and 446 bridges, Pittsburgh sits at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers, which meet to form the Ohio River.
On the 29th (Tue), stroll through Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, then see the interesting displays at Bicycle Heaven, and then admire the majestic nature at Point State Park.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Pittsburgh road trip planning site.

Chicago to Pittsburgh is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Pittsburgh. In June, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to New York City.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

New York City

— 3 nights

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Central Park and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. There's much more to do: make a trip to Empire State Building, go for a walk through The High Line, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, and take a stroll through Times Square.

For maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the New York City trip planning site.

Getting from Pittsburgh to New York City by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. June in New York City sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 65°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Georgetown.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Georgetown

— 1 night
Georgetown is a town in and the county seat of Sussex County, Delaware, United States. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Treasures of the Sea, then kick back and relax at Cape Henlopen State Park, and then examine the collection at Marvel Carriage Museum.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Georgetown trip planner.

Drive from New York City to Georgetown in 3.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Georgetown are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Annapolis.

Things to do in Georgetown

Museums · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Annapolis

— 1 night
Capital of the United States for one year from 1783 to 1784, Annapolis has played a vital role in U.S. history.
On the 4th (Sun), deepen your knowledge of military history at U.S. Naval Academy, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Wild Bird Center, then see what you can catch with Family Fishing Adventures, and finally explore the activities along Susan Campbell Park.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Annapolis trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Georgetown to Annapolis takes 1.5 hours. In July in Annapolis, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 72°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Annapolis

Wildlife · Parks · Museums · Tours

Washington DC

— 3 nights
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like National Air and Space Museum and National Gallery of Art. And it doesn't end there: learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at National Zoological Park, and get your bearings at Library of Congress.

To find out how to plan a trip to Washington DC, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Annapolis to Washington DC by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums