18 days in New England Itinerary

18 days in New England Itinerary

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18 days in New England Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Fly:  9​h
Provincetown
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
Franconia
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
Ogunquit
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Camden
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 5 nights
+2
shuttle + bus + Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Amsterdam

2
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Marconi Beach and Nauset Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Herring Cove Beach and Highland Light. Change things up with a short trip to Pilgrim's Landing in Chatham (about 1 hour away). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Race Point Beach, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and stop by Atlantic Spice Company.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Provincetown trip simple and quick.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Provincetown is an approximately 9-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 6 hours. In September, daytime highs in Provincetown are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can go by car to Franconia.

Things to do in Provincetown

#Outdoors, #Beaches, #Parks

Side Trips

Marconi Beach, Highland Light, Pilgrim's Landing, Atlantic Spice Company, Nauset Beach
Highlights from your plan
Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach
Herring Cove Beach ©
Herring Cove Beach
Marconi Beach ©
Marconi Beach

3
nights
Franconia

Franconia ©
Franconia is a town in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Zipline and Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves. Visiting Franconia Notch State Park and Flume Gorge will get you outdoors. There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape at The Basin at Franconia Notch State Park, get a taste of the local shopping with Clark's Trading Post and the White Mt. Central RR, look for gifts at Chutters, and fly down the slopes at Cannon Mountain.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Franconia journey app .

Getting from Provincetown to Franconia by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Provincetown in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Franconia, with lows of 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Franconia

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Lincoln, Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves, Chutters
Highlights from your plan
Franconia Notch State Park ©
Franconia Notch State Park
Zipline
Cannon Mountain ©
Cannon Mountain

2
nights
Ogunquit

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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): enjoy the sea views from Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway, and then kick back and relax at Ogunquit Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Old Orchard Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Wells Beach.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Ogunquit trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Franconia to Ogunquit in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Ogunquit are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can go by car to Camden.

Things to do in Ogunquit

#Beaches, #Outdoors, #Parks

Side Trips

Old Orchard Beach, Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse, Wells Beach
Highlights from your plan
Wells Beach ©
Wells Beach
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach

4
nights
Camden

Camden ©
Camden is a town in Knox County, Maine, United States. Popular historic sites such as Pemaquid Point Lighthouse and Farnsworth Art Museum are in your itinerary. Do your shopping at Maine State Prison Store and French & Brawn Market Place. Venture out of the city with trips to Granite Hall Store (in Round Pond), Swan Island Wildlife Management Area (in Richmond) and The Blue Hill Wine Shop (in Blue Hill). There's much more to do: admire the majestic nature at Camden Hills State Park, identify plant and animal life at Holbrook Island Sanctuary, contemplate the waterfront views at Ducktrap River Park, and take in the awesome beauty at Mount Battie.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Camden trip planning tool .

You can drive from Ogunquit to Camden in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Camden

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Lincolnville, Maine State Prison Store, Holbrook Island Sanctuary, The Blue Hill Wine Shop, Granite Hall Store
Highlights from your plan
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse ©
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse
Camden Hills State Park ©
Camden Hills State Park
Farnsworth Art Museum ©
Farnsworth Art Museum

5
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Get in touch with nature at Acadia National Park and Kayaking & Canoeing. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Carriage Roads and Sand Beach. There's much more to do: hike along Ocean Path, identify plant and animal life at Shore Path, look for gifts at Christmas Spirit Shop, and make a trip to Land Bridge to Bar Island.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Bar Harbor route builder app .

Traveling by car from Camden to Bar Harbor takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature

Side Trip

Acadia National Park
Highlights from your plan
Kayaking & Canoeing
Sand Beach ©
Sand Beach
Acadia National Park ©
Acadia National Park

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