13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: San Francisco
Fly:  7 h 15 min
1
Boston
— 2 nights
Ferry:  1 h 30 min
2
Provincetown
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Vineyard Haven
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Newport
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Rockport
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 15 min
6
Bar Harbor
— 2 nights
Drive:  15 min
7
Acadia National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  11 h
End: San Francisco

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Quincy Market. Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Old State House.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Boston day trip app.

San Francisco to Boston is an approximately 7.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from San Francisco to Boston due to the time zone difference. In April, Boston is slightly colder than San Francisco - with highs of 56°F and lows of 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can ride a ferry to Provincetown.

Things to do in Boston

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Faneuil Hall Marketplace ©
Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Old State House ©
Old State House
Back Bay ©
Back Bay

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Commercial Street. Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Commercial Street, enjoy the sea views from Highland Light, and then trek along Cape Cod Provincelands Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Tue): kick back and relax at Herring Cove Beach, take a peaceful walk through Beech Forest, Provincetown, then kick back and relax at Race Point Beach, then take in the exciting artwork at Cortile Gallery, and finally learn more about the world around you at Sea Space Marine Discovery Center.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Provincetown online road trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Boston to Provincetown in 1.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Traveling from Boston in April, you will find days in Provincetown are a bit cooler (51°F), and nights are about the same (39°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Vineyard Haven.

Things to do in Provincetown

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Highland Light
Highlights from your plan
Herring Cove Beach ©
Herring Cove Beach
Cape Cod Provincelands Trail ©
Cape Cod Provincelands Trail
Highland Light ©
Highland Light

2
nights
Vineyard Haven

Vineyard Haven ©
Vineyard Haven is a community within the town of Tisbury on Martha's Vineyard in Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lighthouse Beach as well as Aquinnah Cliffs. On the 14th (Wed), explore the striking landscape at Aquinnah Cliffs, then make a trip to West Chop Lighthouse, and then make a trip to Edgartown Books. On the 15th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Black Dog Bakery, then enjoy the sea views from Edgartown Lighthouse, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Lighthouse Beach.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Vineyard Haven trip planner.

You can drive from Provincetown to Vineyard Haven in 3 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Vineyard Haven can reach 55°F, while at night they dip to 37°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Vineyard Haven

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Edgartown, Aquinnah Cliffs
Highlights from your plan
Edgartown Lighthouse ©
Edgartown Lighthouse
Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach
Black Dog Bakery ©
Black Dog Bakery

1
night
Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Breakers. On the 16th (Fri), examine the collection at The Breakers and then admire the striking features of Kingscote.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Newport sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Vineyard Haven to Newport takes 3 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 54°F, and evening lows to 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to drive to Rockport.

Things to do in Newport

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Breakers ©
The Breakers
Kingscote ©
Kingscote

1
night
Rockport

Rockport ©
Rockport is a town in Essex County, Massachusetts, United States. Motif Number 1 has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): enjoy the sea views from Twin Lights on Thatcher's Island, then make a trip to Rockport Breakwater, then stroll through Front Beach, and finally don't miss a visit to Motif Number 1.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Rockport sightseeing website.

Traveling by car from Newport to Rockport takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. April in Rockport sees daily highs of 56°F and lows of 38°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Rockport

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Twin Lights on Thatcher's Island ©
Twin Lights on Thatcher's Island
Front Beach ©
Front Beach
Motif Number 1 ©
Motif Number 1

2
nights
Bar Harbor

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. On the 18th (Sun), admire the natural beauty at Turrets Seaside Garden. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Shore Path, take in the exciting artwork at Little Village Gifts, then look for gifts at The Christmas Vacation Shop, and finally go for a walk through Compass Harbor Trail.

To see reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Bar Harbor journey maker.

Traveling by car from Rockport to Bar Harbor takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or do a combination of train, bus, flight, and car. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Rockport in April; daily highs in Bar Harbor reach 49°F and lows reach 33°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to Acadia National Park.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Shopping Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Little Village Gifts ©
Little Village Gifts
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
The Christmas Vacation Shop ©
The Christmas Vacation Shop

2
nights
Acadia National Park

Acadia National Park ©
The first national park east of the Mississippi River, Acadia National Park draws visitors with its rugged landscape of ocean shoreline, low-slung granite mountains, dense woodlands, and pristine lakes.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cadillac Mountain as well as Carriage Roads. On the 20th (Tue), explore the landscape on two wheels at Carriage Roads, enjoy the sand and surf at Sand Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Great Head Trail. On the 21st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain and then get engrossed in the history at Somesville Historical Museum and Gardens.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Acadia National Park travel planner.

Acadia National Park is very close to Bar Harbor. Expect a daytime high around 49°F in April, and nighttime lows around 33°F. You will leave for home on the 22nd (Thu).

Things to do in Acadia National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Somesville Historical Museum and Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Great Head Trail ©
Great Head Trail
Sand Beach ©
Sand Beach
Carriage Roads ©
Carriage Roads

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