14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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14 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Newark
Drive:  9​h
1
Durango
— 1 night
+2
Fly + taxi + bus:  9​h
2
Charlottesville
— 1 day
Fly:  9​h
3
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Camden
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
5
Nantucket
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
6
Newport
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
7
New York City
— 2 nights
train:  30​min
End: Newark

1
night
Durango

Durango ©
Originally a frontier mining town, Durango is known today for its scenic setting, outdoor activities, and the 1880s steam-powered railway that takes visitors through sections of the mountains where roads don't reach.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): browse the exhibits of Durango Fish Hatchery and Wildlife Museum.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Durango day trip planner .

Newark to Durango is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Newark in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Durango, with lows of 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel to Charlottesville.

Things to do in Durango

Museums Shopping Tours
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Toh-Atin Gallery ©
Toh-Atin Gallery
Historic Downtown Durango ©
Historic Downtown Durango

1
day
Charlottesville

Charlottesville ©
Situated at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Charlottesville is perhaps best known as the home of three of the United States' founding fathers, including Thomas Jefferson.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): indulge your taste buds at King Family Vineyards, then admire the natural beauty at Thomas Jefferson's Monticello, and then take in the exciting artwork at McGuffey Art Center.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Charlottesville journey planner .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Durango to Charlottesville in 9 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Durango to Charlottesville due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Durango in October: high temperatures in Charlottesville hover around 71°F and lows are around 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Charlottesville

Shopping Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trip

King Family Vineyards
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Monticello ©
Monticello
King Family Vineyards ©
King Family Vineyards
McGuffey Art Center ©
McGuffey Art Center

1
night
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): take a memorable drive along Park Loop Road, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cadillac Mountain, and then look for gifts at Fiore Artisan Olive Oils and Vinegars. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu): view the masterpieces at Little Village Gifts, identify plant and animal life at Shore Path, and then step off the mainland to explore Mount Desert Island.

To find where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Bar Harbor travel route planning tool .

You can fly from Charlottesville to Bar Harbor in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Charlottesville in October, expect Bar Harbor to be little chillier, temps between 59°F and 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Camden.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Acadia National Park
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Park Loop Road ©
Park Loop Road
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain

2
nights
Camden

Camden ©
Camden is a town in Knox County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): examine the collection at Owls Head Transportation Museum, enjoy the sea views from Owls Head Lighthouse, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Battie. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: do a tasting at Sweetgrass Winery and Distillery, visit a coastal fixture at Maine Lighthouse Museum, look for gifts at Maine State Prison Store, then admire the masterpieces at Farnsworth Art Museum, and finally learn about winemaking at Cellardoor Winery.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Camden online tour builder .

Traveling by car from Bar Harbor to Camden takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 58°F, and evening lows to 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Nantucket.

Things to do in Camden

Museums Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Owls Head, Rockland, Maine State Prison Store, Sweetgrass Winery and Distillery, Cellardoor Winery
Highlights from your plan
Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Farnsworth Art Museum ©
Farnsworth Art Museum
Owls Head Transportation Museum ©
Owls Head Transportation Museum

3
nights
Nantucket

Nantucket ©
Nantucket is an island about 30mi by ferry south from Cape Cod, in the American state of Massachusetts. Sankaty Head Lighthouse and Unitarian Universalist Meeting House Nantucket will appeal to history buffs. You'll get in some beach time at Madaket Beach and Surfside Beach. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Whaling Museum, enjoy the sea views from Great Point Light, take an in-depth tour of Egan Maritime's Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Milestone Bog.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Nantucket route planner .

Traveling by flight from Camden to Nantucket takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Camden in October, expect Nantucket to be somewhat warmer, temps between 64°F and 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Newport.

Things to do in Nantucket

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Whaling Museum ©
Whaling Museum
Sankaty Head Lighthouse ©
Sankaty Head Lighthouse
Great Point Light ©
Great Point Light

2
nights
Newport

Newport
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): steep yourself in history at The Elms, then see the interesting displays at The Breakers, then take a memorable drive along Ocean Drive Historic District, and finally look for gifts at Thames Glass. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of Cliff Walk, enjoy the sand and surf at Third Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Goosewing Beach Preserve.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Newport online attractions planner .

Getting from Nantucket to Newport by combination of ferry and car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In October in Newport, expect temperatures between 64°F during the day and 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to drive to New York City.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Third Beach, Goosewing Beach Preserve
Highlights from your plan
The Elms
The Elms
The Breakers ©
The Breakers
Ocean Drive Historic District ©
Ocean Drive Historic District

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 11th (Fri), admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and then appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial. Keep things going the next day: learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, then take a stroll through Times Square, and then take a stroll through Fifth Avenue.

For maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the New York City trip app .

You can drive from Newport to New York City in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Newport in October; daily highs in New York City reach 70°F and lows reach 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History