17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Detroit
+2
bus + Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
York
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 15​min
Nantucket
— 2 nights
+2
ferry + foot + bus:  3​h
Falmouth
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Boston
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
Swanton
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Phippsburg
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Detroit

3
nights
York

York ©
York is a town in York County, Maine, United States, near the southern tip of the state. Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sea views from Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse, appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Perkins Cove.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the York route builder website .

Detroit to York is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of bus, flight, and car. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or drive. In April, daily temperatures in York can reach 55°F, while at night they dip to 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to drive to Acadia National Park.

Things to do in York

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Wells
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Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach
Wells Beach ©
Wells Beach

2
nights
Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island

Acadia National Park ©
The first national park east of the Mississippi River, Acadia National Park draws visitors with its rugged landscape of ocean shoreline, low-slung granite mountains, dense woodlands, and pristine lakes.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step off the mainland to explore Mount Desert Island, then enjoy the sand and surf at Little Hunters Beach, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Saviour's Church :.

For traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Acadia National Park trip planner .

Traveling by car from York to Acadia National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and car. Traveling from York in April, you will find days in Acadia National Park are a bit cooler (49°F), and nights are about the same (33°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Nantucket.

Things to do in Acadia National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Beaches

Side Trip

Bar Harbor
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Mount Desert Island ©
Mount Desert Island
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Little Hunters Beach ©
Little Hunters Beach

2
nights
Nantucket

Nantucket ©
Nantucket is an island about 30mi by ferry south from Cape Cod, in the American state of Massachusetts. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cisco Brewers. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Whaling Museum, make a trip to Brant Point Lighthouse, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Surfside Beach.

Make your Nantucket itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Acadia National Park to Nantucket takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and ferry. Traveling from Acadia National Park in April, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Nantucket, with lows around 39°F. You will leave for Falmouth on the 20th (Fri).

Things to do in Nantucket

#Beaches, #Parks, #Outdoors
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Surfside Beach ©
Surfside Beach
Whaling Museum ©
Whaling Museum
Cisco Brewers ©
Cisco Brewers

2
nights
Falmouth

Falmouth ©
Falmouth is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States; Barnstable County is coextensive with Cape Cod. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Heritage Museums & Gardens and then steep yourself in history at Mayflower II. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Shining Sea Bikeway, then appreciate the history behind Plymouth Rock, then examine the collection at John F Kennedy Hyannis Museum, and finally wander the streets of Main Street Hyannis.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Falmouth sightseeing planner .

Getting from Nantucket to Falmouth by combination of ferry and bus takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry. April in Falmouth sees daily highs of 54°F and lows of 36°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Sun) before leaving for Boston.

Things to do in Falmouth

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Museums

Side Trips

Hyannis, Plymouth, Heritage Museums & Gardens
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Cornelia Carey Sanctuary (The Knob) ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Plymouth Rock ©
Plymouth Rock

4
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.
Popular historic sites such as Freedom Trail and Granary Burying Ground are in your itinerary. Take a break from the city and head to Nantasket Beach and Beaver Brook Association. Explore Boston's surroundings by going to Moore State Park (in Paxton) and Walden Pond State Reservation (in Concord). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, take a stroll through Newbury Street, stroll the grounds of Mount Auburn Cemetery, and make a trip to Louisburg Square.

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You can drive from Falmouth to Boston in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In April, daytime highs in Boston are 56°F, while nighttime lows are 40°F. On the 26th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Swanton.

Things to do in Boston

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Beaver Brook Association, Moore State Park, Nantasket Beach, Walden Pond State Reservation, Mount Auburn Cemetery
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Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Walden Pond State Reservation ©
Walden Pond State Reservation

1
night
Swanton

Swanton ©
Swanton is a village in the town of Swanton in Franklin County, Vermont, United States. On the 27th (Fri), look for all kinds of wild species at Missisquoi National Wildlife Refuge.

Make your Swanton itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Boston to Swanton. Traveling from Boston in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Swanton, with lows of 33°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Phippsburg.

Things to do in Swanton

#Wildlife, #Parks
Highlights from your plan
Missisquoi National Wildlife Refuge ©

2
nights
Phippsburg

Phippsburg ©
Phippsburg is a town in Sagadahoc County, Maine, United States, on the west side of the mouth of the Kennebec River. On the 28th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Portland Head Light, then examine the collection at Maine Maritime Museum, and then admire the majestic nature at Popham Beach State Park. Here are some ideas for day two: visit a coastal fixture at Pemaquid Point Lighthouse and then admire the natural beauty at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens.

For photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Phippsburg trip planner .

Traveling by car from Swanton to Phippsburg takes 5.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 53°F in April, and nighttime lows around 33°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Phippsburg

#Parks, #Beaches, #Nature

Side Trips

Maine Maritime Museum, Portland Head Light, Pemaquid Point Lighthouse, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens ©
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse ©
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light

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