13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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13 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Torrington
Drive:  1​h
1
Hartford
— 2 nights
train:  4​h
2
Boston
— 2 nights
bus:  4​h
3
Burlington
— 2 nights
bus:  5​h
4
Albany
— 3 nights
train:  3​h 45​min
5
New York City
— 2 nights
train:  30​min
6
Newark
— 1 night
End: Newark


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2
nights
Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): stroll the grounds of Cedar Hill Cemetery, steep yourself in history at The Mark Twain House & Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St Joseph, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Ancient Burying Ground, and finally explore the world behind art at Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Hartford trip itinerary app .

Torrington to Hartford is an approximately 1-hour car ride. August in Hartford sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Boston.

Things to do in Hartford

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Mark Twain House & Museum ©
The Mark Twain House & Museum
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art ©
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art
Cedar Hill Cemetery ©
Cedar Hill Cemetery

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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): explore the different monuments and memorials at Granary Burying Ground, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Old North Church & Historic Site, steep yourself in history at Captain Jackson’s Historic Chocolate Shop and the Printing Office of Edes and Gill, hunt for treasures at Quincy Market, then appreciate the history behind New England Holocaust Memorial, and finally take a stroll through Waterfront. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail, wander the streets of Back Bay, then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, and finally wander the streets of Beacon Hill.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Boston tour itinerary planning site .

Getting from Hartford to Boston by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. August in Boston sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to drive to Burlington.

Things to do in Boston

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Old North Church & Historic Site ©
Old North Church & Historic Site
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
New England Holocaust Memorial ©
New England Holocaust Memorial

2
nights
Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): trek along Burlington Bike Path, contemplate the long history of Auer Family Boathouse, then browse the exhibits of Ethan Allen Homestead, and finally stroll through North Beach Park. On the 29th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: browse the eclectic array of goods at Church Street Marketplace, have some family-friendly fun at Vintage Photography Emporium, examine the collection at Robert Hull Fleming Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with Frog Hollow Craft Center, then examine the collection at Shelburne Museum, and finally learn about winemaking at Shelburne Vineyard.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Burlington road trip website .

Drive from Boston to Burlington in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Burlington can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can go by car to Albany.

Things to do in Burlington

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Shelburne
Highlights from your plan
Burlington Bike Path ©
Burlington Bike Path
Shelburne Museum ©
Shelburne Museum
Church Street Marketplace ©
Church Street Marketplace

3
nights
Albany

Albany ©
Albany is the capital of the U.S. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Crossgates, Palace Theatre and Albany Pine Bush Preserve. Do some cultural sightseeing at New York State Museum and Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. Let the collections at The Irish American Heritage Museum and Albany Institute of History & Art capture your imagination. Next up on the itinerary: ponder the world of politics at New York State Capitol and stroll around Washington Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Albany route tool .

You can drive from Burlington to Albany in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of ferry, car, and train. August in Albany sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can drive to New York City.

Things to do in Albany

Parks Museums Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
New York State Museum ©
New York State Museum
Albany Pine Bush Preserve ©
Albany Pine Bush Preserve
Albany Institute of History & Art ©
Albany Institute of History & Art

2
nights
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.
On the 2nd (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Met Cloisters and then explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: revel in the low prices at Woodbury Common Premium Outlets, hike along Black Rock Forest Consortium, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Fort Montgomery State Historic Site.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read New York City visit planner .

Traveling by car from Albany to New York City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Albany in September, plan for somewhat warmer nights in New York City, with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Wed) to allow time for the train ride to Newark.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Fort Montgomery State Historic Site, Black Rock Forest Consortium, Woodbury Common Premium Outlets
Highlights from your plan
The Met Cloisters ©
The Met Cloisters
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Ground Zero Museum Workshop ©
Ground Zero Museum Workshop

1
night
Newark

Newark ©
Newark is the most populous city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): look for gifts at Words Bookstore and then walk around Branch Brook Park.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Newark online holiday planner .

Newark is very close to New York City. Traveling from New York City in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Newark, with lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Newark

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Words Bookstore, The Stickley Museum at Craftsman Farms, Reeves-Reed Arboretum, Morristown National Historical Park, Washington Headquarters and Museum
Highlights from your plan
Branch Brook Park ©
Branch Brook Park
Reeves-Reed Arboretum ©
Reeves-Reed Arboretum

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