17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Washington DC
Drive:  7​h 45​min
Boston
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 5 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
Boston
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h 15​min
Niagara Falls
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
Pittsburgh
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
Washington DC

3
days
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.
Boston is known for museums, historic sites, parks, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore and take pictures at Fenway Park, engage your brain at Museum of Science, appreciate the extensive heritage of Freedom Trail, and admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts.

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Washington DC to Boston is an approximately 3-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in March, expect Boston to be a bit cooler, temps between 45°F and 30°F. On the 4th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Cambridge, Brookline Booksmith
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts
Museum of Fine Arts
Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park
Freedom Trail
Freedom Trail

4
days
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Bar Harbor is known for nature, wildlife, trails, adventure, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Mount Desert Island, examine the collection at The Seal Cove Auto Museum, play a few rounds at Pirate's Cove Miniature Golf, and look for gifts at The Rock & Art Shop.

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You can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi from Boston to Bar Harbor in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Boston in April, expect Bar Harbor to be slightly colder, temps between 50°F and 34°F. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Mon) before leaving for Boston.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Mount Desert Island
Mount Desert Island
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain

1
day
Boston

Boston
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of Louisburg Square.

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Do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus from Bar Harbor to Boston in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bar Harbor in April, expect Boston to be somewhat warmer, temps between 58°F and 41°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
New England Holocaust Memorial ©
New England Holocaust Memorial
Louisburg Square ©
Louisburg Square

2
days
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): stroll the grounds of Forest Lawn. Keep things going the next day: try to win big at Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino, then buy something for everyone on your list at One Niagara Welcome Center, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls.

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You can do a combination of bus and flight from Boston to Niagara Falls in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Traveling from Boston in April, plan for slightly colder nights in Niagara Falls, with lows around 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to drive to Pittsburgh.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Fun & Games

Side Trip

Buffalo
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino ©
Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino

2
days
Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh ©
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 14th (Sat), admire all the interesting features of PNC Park and then explore and take pictures at Heinz Field. Here are some ideas for day two: wander the streets of The Strip District, admire the natural beauty at Phipps Conservatory, and then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Washington.

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You can drive from Niagara Falls to Pittsburgh in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Niagara Falls in April, with highs in Pittsburgh at 63°F and lows at 42°F. You'll set off for home on the 16th (Mon).

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Neighborhoods Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
PNC Park ©
PNC Park
Heinz Field ©
Heinz Field

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