20 days in United States Itinerary

20 days in United States Itinerary

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20 days in United States Itinerary

London
Fly + bus:  13​h 15​min
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 4 nights
ferry:  1​h
Birch Harbor
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Boothbay Harbor
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Ogunquit
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
Newport
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 45​min
Niagara Falls
— 1 night
train + Fly:  13​h 30​min
London

4
days
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Little Hunters Beach and Sand Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Mount Desert Island. The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cadillac Mountain, look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path, take a memorable drive along Park Loop Road, and stroll through Echo Lake Beach.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Bar Harbor trip itinerary planner.

London, UK to Bar Harbor is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from London to Bar Harbor. In July, daytime highs in Bar Harbor are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Birch Harbor.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Acadia National Park
Highlights from your plan
Cadillac Mountain
Mount Desert Island
Shore Path

3
days
Birch Harbor

You'll discover tucked-away gems like Kayaking & Canoeing and Great Wass Island Preserve. Kids will appreciate attractions like Jasper Beach and Holbrook Island Sanctuary.

To find photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Birch Harbor trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Bar Harbor to Birch Harbor by ferry takes about an hour. Other options: drive. In July, daytime highs in Birch Harbor are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Boothbay Harbor.

Things to do in Birch Harbor

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Jasper Beach, Great Wass Island Preserve, Schoodic Point, Holbrook Island Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Jasper Beach
Great Wass Island Preserve
Schoodic Point

3
days
Boothbay Harbor

Boothbay Harbor is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. Visiting Popham Beach State Park and Kayaking & Canoeing will get you outdoors. Explore hidden gems such as Mount Battie and Cellardoor Winery. Go for a jaunt from Boothbay Harbor to Bath to see Maine Maritime Museum about 40 minutes away. There's more to do: step off the mainland to explore Cabbage Island.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Boothbay Harbor sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Birch Harbor to Boothbay Harbor in 3 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can drive to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Boothbay Harbor

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Cellardoor Winery, Maine Maritime Museum, Mount Battie, Popham Beach State Park
Highlights from your plan
Popham Beach State Park
Mount Battie
Cabbage Island

2
days
Ogunquit

Ogunquit means "beautiful place by the sea" in the language of the Native Americans who inhabited the region long ago, and this remains an accurate description of this holiday destination today.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Ogunquit Beach, then get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, and then enjoy the sea views from Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse. On the 31st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Ann's Episcopal Church and then kick back and relax at Parson's Beach.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Ogunquit travel itinerary creator.

Drive from Boothbay Harbor to Ogunquit in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse, Parson's Beach, St. Ann's Episcopal Church
Highlights from your plan
Ogunquit Beach
Marginal Way Walkway
Parson's Beach

2
days
Newport

With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): cruise along Ocean Drive Historic District, examine the collection at The Breakers, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Cliff Walk. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Misquamicut State Beach.

To see photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Newport itinerary builder.

You can drive from Ogunquit to Newport in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Ogunquit in July, Newport is a bit warmer at night with lows of 22°C. On the 2nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to New York City.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Misquamicut State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Cliff Walk
The Breakers
Ocean Drive Historic District

2
days
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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): enjoy the sea views from Gateway National Recreation and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Jenkinson's Boardwalk. On your second day here, take a leisurely stroll along Belmar Beach and then kick back and relax at Ocean Grove Beach.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the New York City holiday planner.

Getting from Newport to New York City by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Newport in August, expect New York City to be a bit warmer, temps between 34°C and 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in New York City

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Belmar Beach, Ocean Grove Beach, Jenkinson's Boardwalk, Gateway National Recreation
Highlights from your plan
Jenkinson's Boardwalk
Ocean Grove Beach
Gateway National Recreation

1
day
Niagara Falls

The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
On the 6th (Mon), see the interesting displays at Niagara Power Project Visitors Center, then Head underground at Cave of the Winds, and then admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Niagara Falls trip itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from New York City to Niagara Falls in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, Niagara Falls is a bit cooler than New York City - with highs of 31°C and lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Niagara Power Project Visitors Center
Highlights from your plan
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls

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