13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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13 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Boston
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Boston
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Salem
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
3
Portsmouth
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
4
Portland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Jackson
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Meredith
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Manchester
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
End: Boston

2
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.
Boston is known for museums, historic sites, parks, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire all the interesting features of Fenway Park, appreciate the extensive heritage of Freedom Trail, make a trip to Boston Public Library, and admire the natural beauty at Boston Public Garden.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Boston road trip planning 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. October in Boston sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Parks

Side Trip

Mount Auburn Cemetery
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Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts

1
night
Salem

Salem ©
Best known for its 1692 witch trials, Salem has a number of significant historical sites, a bustling downtown, and many witch-themed attractions.
On the 18th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Peabody Essex Museum and then take an in-depth tour of The House of the Seven Gables.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Salem road trip tool .

Salem is very close to Boston. Traveling from Boston in October, expect a bit cooler with lows of 8°C in Salem. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Portsmouth.

Things to do in Salem

#Museums, #Historic Sites
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The House of the Seven Gables ©
The House of the Seven Gables
Peabody Essex Museum ©
Peabody Essex Museum

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Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a city in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, in the United States. On the 18th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Rundlet-May House.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Portsmouth day trip planning website .

Getting from Salem to Portsmouth by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Portsmouth can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. On the 20th (Sat), you're off toPortland.

Things to do in Portsmouth

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Parks
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Strawbery Banke Museum ©
Strawbery Banke Museum
Prescott Park ©
Prescott Park
USS Albacore Museum ©
USS Albacore Museum

2
nights
Portland

Portland ©
Maine's biggest and perhaps most vibrant city, Portland was established as a fishing village in 1633 and grew to become New England's largest port.
When in Portland, make a side trip to see Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens in Boothbay, approximately 1h 05 min away. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Portland Head Light, enjoy the sand and surf at Old Orchard Beach, revel in the low prices at L.L. Bean Factory Store, and explore the landscape on two wheels at Eastern Promenade.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Portland trip maker .

Traveling by car from Portsmouth to Portland takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Portland can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Jackson.

Things to do in Portland

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Portland Head Light, Old Orchard Beach, L.L. Bean Factory Store
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Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens ©
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light
Old Orchard Beach ©
Old Orchard Beach

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nights
Jackson

Jackson ©
Jackson is a town in Carroll County, New Hampshire, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Jackson side-trips: Hemlock Covered Bridge (in Fryeburg), Mt Washington Auto Rd (in Gorham) and Franconia (Franconia Notch State Park, Flume Gorge, & more). The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Glen Ellis Falls, take in the views from Honeymoon Bridge, take in the dramatic natural features at The Basin at Franconia Notch State Park, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Rocky Gorge.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Jackson trip itinerary app .

You can drive from Portland to Jackson in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in October, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Meredith.

Things to do in Jackson

#Nature, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Franconia, Hemlock Covered Bridge, Rocky Gorge, The Basin at Franconia Notch State Park, Mt Washington Auto Rd
Highlights from your plan
Flume Gorge ©
Flume Gorge
Franconia Notch State Park ©
Franconia Notch State Park
Glen Ellis Falls ©
Glen Ellis Falls

1
day
Meredith

Meredith ©
Meredith is a town in Belknap County, New Hampshire, United States. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, then take in the awesome beauty at West Rattlesnake Mountain, and then admire the striking features of Castle in the Clouds.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Meredith online journey maker .

Traveling by car from Jackson to Meredith takes 1.5 hours. In October in Meredith, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Manchester.

Things to do in Meredith

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Holderness, Castle in the Clouds
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Squam Lakes Natural Science Center ©
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center
Castle in the Clouds ©
Castle in the Clouds

1
night
Manchester

Manchester ©
Manchester is the largest city in the U.S. On the 27th (Sat), admire the masterpieces at Currier Museum of Art, then relax in the rural setting at Charmingfare Farm, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Anheuser-Busch Brewery Tours.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Manchester attractions website .

Traveling by car from Meredith to Manchester takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in October, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Manchester

#Breweries, #Museums, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Charmingfare Farm, Anheuser-Busch Brewery Tours
Highlights from your plan
Currier Museum of Art ©
Currier Museum of Art
Charmingfare Farm ©
Charmingfare Farm
Room Escape Games

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