21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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21 days in United States Itinerary

Boston
Boston
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
Albany
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
Syracuse
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
Niagara Falls
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Salamanca
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
Harrisburg
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Washington DC
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  3​h 15​min
Boston
— 2 nights
Boston

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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.
Let the collections at Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House and Museum of Fine Arts capture your imagination. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Brookline Booksmith and Faneuil Hall Marketplace. There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Freedom Trail, take in panoramic vistas at Prudential Center, get your bearings at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, and stop by Harvard Book Store.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Boston tour builder website .

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airports are General Edward Lawrence Logan International Airport, Manchester Airport and Portsmouth International at Pease Airport. July in Boston sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can drive to Albany.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Harvard Book Store, Brookline Booksmith, Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts
Museum of Fine Arts
Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House ©
Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House
Freedom Trail
Freedom Trail

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Albany

Albany ©
Albany is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): take a tour of USS Slater DE-766 and then get a new perspective on nature at New York State Museum.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Albany road trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Boston to Albany takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. July in Albany sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Syracuse.

Things to do in Albany

Museums Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
New York State Museum ©
New York State Museum
USS Slater DE-766 ©
USS Slater DE-766

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day
Syracuse

Syracuse
Syracuse is a city in, and the county seat of, Onondaga County, New York, United States. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Erie Canal Museum and then get a taste of the local shopping with Destiny USA.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Syracuse day trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Albany to Syracuse takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Syracuse

Shopping Museums
Highlights from your plan
Destiny USA
Destiny USA
Erie Canal Museum
Erie Canal Museum

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day
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House Complex, then Head underground at Cave of the Winds, and then admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls.

To see ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Niagara Falls trip maker website .

Traveling by car from Syracuse to Niagara Falls takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Niagara Falls, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Salamanca.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House Complex
Highlights from your plan
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls

1
day
Salamanca

Salamanca
Salamanca is a city in Cattaraugus County, New York, United States, located inside the Allegany Indian Reservation, one of two governed by the Seneca Nation of New York. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): admire the majestic nature at Allegany State Park and then grab your bike and head to Holiday Valley.

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You can drive from Niagara Falls to Salamanca in 2 hours. Traveling from Niagara Falls in July, expect Salamanca to be little chillier, temps between 26°C and 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Harrisburg.

Things to do in Salamanca

Parks Trails Golf

Side Trip

Holiday Valley
Highlights from your plan
Holiday Valley
Holiday Valley
Allegany State Park
Allegany State Park

2
days
Harrisburg

Harrisburg
Harrisburg is the capital city of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): see the interesting displays at Wilbur Chocolate Co., brush up on your military savvy at Gettysburg Museum of History, and then take in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park. Here are some ideas for day two: make a splash at Hersheypark.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Harrisburg trip tool .

Drive from Salamanca to Harrisburg in 4.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Salamanca in July; daily highs in Harrisburg reach 35°C and lows reach 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Harrisburg

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Wilbur Chocolate Co., Hersheypark
Highlights from your plan
Gettysburg National Military Park
Gettysburg National Military Park
Hersheypark
Hersheypark
Gettysburg Museum of History
Gettysburg Museum of History

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days
Washington DC

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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate National Air and Space Museum and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Head to Eastern Market and Politics & Prose Bookstorefor some retail therapy. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery, and examine the collection at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Washington DC road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Harrisburg to Washington DC takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight, bus, and subway. Traveling from Harrisburg in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Washington DC, with lows of 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Arlington
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

2
days
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): browse the eclectic array of goods at Reading Terminal Market, then get engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary, then admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, and finally ponder the world of politics at Independence Hall. On the 28th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Barnes Foundation and then learn and have fun at Longwood Gardens.

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Take a train from Washington DC to Philadelphia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Philadelphia are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Parks Nightlife

Side Trip

Longwood Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Longwood Gardens
Longwood Gardens
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall

3
days
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.
For shopping fun, head to Fifth Avenue or Shopping Girlfriend NYC. Get some historical perspective at 9/11 Memorial and Ellis Island. Next up on the itinerary: browse the exhibits of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Chelsea Market.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City holiday maker website .

Traveling by train from Philadelphia to New York City takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in New York City are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

Shopping Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fifth Avenue ©
Fifth Avenue
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Central Park ©
Central Park

2
days
Boston

Boston
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): explore and take pictures at Fenway Park, then enjoy breathtaking views from Prudential Center, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Freedom Trail. On the 2nd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Harvard Book Store, then stop by Brookline Booksmith, then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, and finally admire the natural beauty at Boston Public Garden.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Boston trip itinerary planner .

Do a combination of flight and bus from New York City to Boston in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in August, Boston is slightly colder at night with lows of 22°C. You will have some time to spend on the 3rd (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Boston

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Harvard Book Store, Brookline Booksmith
Highlights from your plan
Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Museum of Fine Arts
Museum of Fine Arts
Freedom Trail
Freedom Trail

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