12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
New York City
— 2 nights
2
Washington DC
— 3 nights
3
Orlando
— 3 nights
4
Miami
— 3 nights

2
nights
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.
Family-friendly places like Central Park and Speed Boats Tours will thrill your kids. Head to Chelsea Market and SoHofor plenty of shopping. There's still lots to do: make a trip to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, admire the striking features of Empire State Building, and explore the galleries of 9/11 Memorial.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our New York City road trip planner.

If you are flying in from Andorra, the closest major aiports are La Guardia Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport and John F Kennedy International Airport. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Neighborhoods
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Speed Boats Tours
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral
Central Park ©
Central Park

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Arlington National Cemetery and Smithsonian Institution Building. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and Korean War Veterans Memorial. There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Capitol Hill, wander the streets of Old Town, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and tour the pleasant surroundings at National Mall.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Washington DC trip planner.

You can take a train from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Arlington, Old Town
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The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery
National Mall ©
National Mall

3
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.
Head to World of Disney and Orlando Vineland Premium Outletsfor plenty of shopping. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park and The Escape Game Orlando. There's much more to do: get in on the family fun at Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park, make an unforgettable trip to Avatar Flight of Passage, add some entertainment to your itinerary with Happily Ever After Fireworks, and have some family-friendly fun at iFLY Indoor Skydiving - Orlando.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Orlando trip itinerary website.

You can fly from Washington DC to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Orlando are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Miami.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Shopping Historic Sites
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Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park ©
Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park
Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park ©
Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park

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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.
Kids will enjoy Fort Lauderdale Beach and Lock & Load Miami. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Anhinga Trail and Hollywood Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Miami: Las Olas Beach (in Fort Lauderdale), Everglades Alligator Farm (in Homestead) and Pineland Trail (in Everglades National Park). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park, get to know the fascinating history of Art Deco Historic District, explore the different monuments and memorials at Charlotte Jane Memorial Park Cemetary, and see the interesting displays at Lock & Load Museum.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Miami trip itinerary maker app.

You can fly from Orlando to Miami in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Miami can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Miami

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Fort Lauderdale, Everglades National Park, Hollywood Beach, Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park, Everglades Alligator Farm
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Fort Lauderdale Beach ©
Fort Lauderdale Beach
Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail
Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park ©
Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park

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