32 days in California, Maine & New York City Itinerary

32 days in California, Maine & New York City Itinerary

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32 days in California, Maine & New York City Itinerary

Start: Nottingham
bus + Fly:  15​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 6 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
Yosemite National Park
— 6 nights
Drive:  4​h
San Francisco
— 5 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  10​h 30​min
Ogunquit
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
Boothbay
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
Seal Cove
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
New York City
— 7 nights
Fly + train:  12​h 15​min
End: Nottingham

5
days
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 3rd (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's lots more to do: look and learn at Griffith Observatory, Head underground at Bronson Caves, partake in some friendly competition at Fantastic Race, and take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Los Angeles itinerary builder app .

Nottingham, UK to Los Angeles is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Traveling from Nottingham to Los Angeles, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Nottingham in August, expect Los Angeles to be somewhat warmer, temps between 34°C and 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Fantastic Race ©
Fantastic Race
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

5
days
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Take a break from Yosemite National Park with a short trip to Bear Valley Cross Country and Adventure Company in Bear Valley, about 1h 25 min away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail, and hike along Lembert Dome.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Yosemite National Park route builder site .

You can drive from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be colder in Yosemite National Park, with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Trails

Side Trip

Bear Valley Cross Country and Adventure Company
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

5
days
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Dedicate the 16th (Thu) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, take a stroll through SoMa, tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Gate Park, and take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read San Francisco online tour planner .

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and subway. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect a bit cooler days and a bit warmer nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Ogunquit.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Tours, #Parks, #Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

2
days
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): visit a coastal fixture at Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse, tour the pleasant surroundings at Long Sands Beach, and then get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get advice or help at Ogunquit Memorial Library and then kick back and relax at Ogunquit Beach.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Ogunquit route planner .

Do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Ogunquit in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. When traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Ogunquit: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Boothbay.

Things to do in Ogunquit

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse, Long Sands Beach
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach
Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse ©
Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse

2
days
Boothbay

Boothbay ©
Boothbay is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. On the 21st (Tue), admire the natural beauty at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens and then step off the mainland to explore Cabbage Island. Keep things going the next day: step into the grandiose world of Castle Tucker and then kick back and relax at Popham Beach State Park.

Before you visit Boothbay, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Ogunquit to Boothbay by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in August, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Seal Cove.

Things to do in Boothbay

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Castle Tucker, Cabbage Island, Popham Beach State Park
Highlights from your plan
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens ©
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Cabbage Island ©
Cabbage Island

1
day
Seal Cove

Seal Cove ©
Tremont is a town in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Schoodic Point and then admire the majestic nature at Moose Point State Park.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Seal Cove trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Boothbay to Seal Cove takes 3 hours. In August in Seal Cove, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 16°C at night. On the 24th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Seal Cove

#Parks, #Nature, #Museums

Side Trips

Moose Point State Park, Schoodic Point
Highlights from your plan
The Seal Cove Auto Museum ©
The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Moose Point State Park ©
Moose Point State Park

7
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Central Park, admire the landmark architecture of Empire State Building, don't miss a visit to Grand Central Terminal, and take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock Observation Deck.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our New York City journey planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Seal Cove to New York City. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Seal Cove in August; daily highs in New York City reach 34°C and lows reach 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

#Museums, #Parks, #Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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