50 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

50 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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50 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Fly + train:  9​h 15​min
1
Niagara Falls
— 6 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
2
Provincetown
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Sandwich
— 4 nights
bus:  1​h
4
Boston
— 6 nights
5
Portland
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
6
New York City
— 7 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
7
Washington DC
— 6 nights
Fly:  5​h
8
Key West
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
9
Orlando
— 6 nights
Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Vancouver

6
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Explore Niagara Falls' surroundings by going to Our Lady of Victory Basilica (in Lackawanna) and Panama Rocks Scenic Park (in Panama). There's lots more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds, admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls, immerse yourself in nature at Devil's Hole State Park, and head outdoors with Niagara Jet Adventures.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Niagara Falls tour builder .

Vancouver, Canada to Niagara Falls is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Vancouver to Niagara Falls, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel to Provincetown.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House Complex, Niagara Jet Adventures, Panama Rocks Scenic Park, Our Lady of Victory Basilica
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Niagara Jet Adventures ©
Niagara Jet Adventures
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls

5
nights
Provincetown

Provincetown ©
A small resort town with a year-round population of just 3,000, Provincetown draws nearly 60,000 annual visitors with its scenic beaches, art colonies, galleries, theaters, and shops.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Provincetown: Chatham Marconi Maritime Center (in North Chatham), Eastham (Nauset Light Beach & Salt Pond Visitor Center) and Nauset Beach (in Orleans). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Cape Cod National Seashore, browse the collection at Provincetown Library, tour the pleasant surroundings at Corn Hill Beach, and pause for some photo ops at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Provincetown driving holiday planning site .

Traveling by flight from Niagara Falls to Provincetown takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and ferry. In August, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to drive to Sandwich.

Things to do in Provincetown

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cape Cod, Eastham, Marconi Beach, Chatham Marconi Maritime Center, Corn Hill Beach
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Chatham Marconi Maritime Center ©
Chatham Marconi Maritime Center
Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum ©

4
nights
Sandwich

Sandwich ©
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sandwich: Chatham (Chatham Lighthouse Beach & Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge), Falmouth (Highfield Hall & Gardens, Spohr Gardens, & more) and Nobska Point Lighthouse (in Woods Hole). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Heritage Museums & Gardens, experience rural life at Coonamessett Farm, play a few rounds at Cranberry Valley Golf Course, and appreciate the history behind Plymouth Rock.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Sandwich trip itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Provincetown to Sandwich in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in August, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a bus to Boston.

Things to do in Sandwich

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Falmouth, Chatham, Cranberry Valley Golf Course, Edward Gorey House, Cape Cod Canal
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Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge ©
Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Sandwich Glass Museum ©
Sandwich Glass Museum

6
nights
Boston

Boston ©
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Boston side-trips: Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House (in Concord), Salem (Peabody Essex Museum & The House of the Seven Gables) and Gloucester (Dolphin & Whale Watching & Beauport, the Sleeper-McCann House). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, examine the collection at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden, and appreciate the history behind New England Holocaust Memorial.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Boston road trip website .

You can take a bus from Sandwich to Boston in an hour. Another option is to drive. In August, daytime highs in Boston are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Gloucester, Salem, Cambridge, Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House
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Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
Mount Auburn Cemetery ©
Mount Auburn Cemetery

4
nights
Portland

Portland ©
Maine's biggest and perhaps most vibrant city, Portland was established as a fishing village in 1633 and grew to become New England's largest port.
Venture out of the city with trips to Marginal Way Walkway (in Ogunquit), Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens (in Boothbay) and Rusty Wallace Racing Experience (in Loudon). Next up on the itinerary: get interesting insight from Tours, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at West Rattlesnake Mountain, get engrossed in the history at Wright Museum of WWII, and sample the tasty concoctions at Allagash Brewery.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Portland online route planner .

Traveling by car from Boston to Portland takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Boston in August, Portland is a bit cooler at night with lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Wright Museum of WWII, West Rattlesnake Mountain, Portland Head Light, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Rusty Wallace Racing Experience
Find places to stay Aug 30 — Sep 3:
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Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens ©
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
West Rattlesnake Mountain ©
West Rattlesnake Mountain

7
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, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, take a stroll through Times Square, admire the striking features of Empire State Building, and explore and take pictures at The High Line.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the New York City vacation app .

Traveling by flight from Portland to New York City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Portland in September: high temperatures in New York City hover around 31°C and lows are around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

6
nights
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 find plenty of places to visit near Washington DC: Old Rag Mountain Hike (in Shenandoah National Park) and National Museum of the Marine Corps (in Triangle). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, meet the residents at National Zoological Park, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and ponder the world of politics at White House.

For more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Washington DC online itinerary maker .

You can fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Old Rag Mountain Hike, National Museum of the Marine Corps
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Walking tours
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

5
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.
Step out of Key West with an excursion to National Key Deer Refuge in Big Pine Key--about 50 minutes away. Spend the 19th (Thu) exploring nature at Dry Tortugas National Park. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, explore the gorgeous colors at Vandenberg Wreck, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Key West travel route planner .

Getting from Washington DC to Key West by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Washington DC in September, with highs in Key West at 36°C and lows at 31°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Key West

Wildlife Parks Tours

Side Trip

National Key Deer Refuge
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Alan S. Maltz Gallery ©
Alan S. Maltz Gallery
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©

6
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.
Pack the 27th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. The adventure continues: get in on the family fun at Universal's Islands of Adventure, admire the natural beauty at Harry P. Leu Gardens, make an unforgettable trip to Magic Kingdom Park, and don't miss a visit to Cinderella Castle.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Orlando trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Key West to Orlando takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Key West in September, plan for slightly colder nights in Orlando, with lows around 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
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Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort

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