14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Boston
Drive:  1 h 45 min
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Hartford
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
2
New Haven
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Newport
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Plymouth
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Provincetown
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
6
Salem
— 1 day
Drive:  45 min
7
Boston
— 3 nights
End: Boston

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night
Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. On the 20th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St Joseph and then steep yourself in history at The Mark Twain House & Museum.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Hartford trip planner.

Boston to Hartford is an approximately 2- hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 42°F, and evening lows to 28°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to drive to New Haven.

Things to do in Hartford

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of St Joseph ©
Cathedral of St Joseph
Harriet Beecher Stowe Center ©
Harriet Beecher Stowe Center
The Mark Twain House & Museum ©
The Mark Twain House & Museum

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New Haven

New Haven ©
New Haven, in the U.S. On the 21st (Mon), get engrossed in the history at Boothe Memorial Park and Museum.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our New Haven itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Hartford to New Haven in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in New Haven can reach 44°F, while at night they dip to 31°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can drive to Newport.

Things to do in New Haven

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Boothe Memorial Park and Museum
Highlights from your plan
Yale University Art Gallery ©
Yale University Art Gallery
Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History ©
Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History
New Haven Museum ©
New Haven Museum

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Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
You'll explore and learn at National Museum of American Illustration and Isaac Bell House. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Newport Car Museum and Fall River Historical Society. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Newport: Crescent Park Looff Carousel (in Riverside) and Benefit Street (in Providence). There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Catholic Church, get lost in a book at Redwood Library & Athenaeum, enjoy the sea views from Rose Island Lightouse, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Touro Synagogue.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Newport road trip planning site.

Drive from New Haven to Newport in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Newport can reach 44°F, while at night they dip to 32°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can go by car to Plymouth.

Things to do in Newport

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Crescent Park Looff Carousel, Fall River Historical Society, Benefit Street, Newport Car Museum
Highlights from your plan
St. Mary's Catholic Church ©
St. Mary's Catholic Church
Newport Car Museum ©
Newport Car Museum
Touro Synagogue ©
Touro Synagogue

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nights
Plymouth

Plymouth ©
Rightly calling itself "America's Hometown," Plymouth holds a prominent place in the nation's history and culture as the site of the first Puritan colony.
Get some cultural insight at Pilgrim Hall Museum and Edward Gorey House. Step off the beaten path and head to Mashpee Commons and Plymouth Bay Winery. Take a break from Plymouth with a short trip to Cape Cod Maritime Museum in Hyannis Port, about 50 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: stroll the grounds of Burial Hill, steep yourself in history at Mayflower Society House and Library, pause for some photo ops at Plymouth Rock, and take an in-depth tour of Plimoth Plantation.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Plymouth trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Newport to Plymouth by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. December in Plymouth sees daily highs of 44°F and lows of 29°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can drive to Provincetown.

Things to do in Plymouth

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Edward Gorey House, Cape Cod Maritime Museum, Mashpee Commons
Highlights from your plan
Mayflower Society House and Library ©
Mayflower Society House and Library
Edward Gorey House ©
Edward Gorey House
Pilgrim Hall Museum ©
Pilgrim Hall Museum

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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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): visit a coastal fixture at Wood End Lighthouse, see the interesting displays at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Provincetown Art Association and Museum, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Old Harbor Life Saving Museum.

For photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Provincetown travel planning app.

Getting from Plymouth to Provincetown by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In December, daytime highs in Provincetown are 44°F, while nighttime lows are 34°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Salem.

Things to do in Provincetown

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Old Harbor Life Saving Museum ©
Old Harbor Life Saving Museum
Provincetown Art Association and Museum ©
Provincetown Art Association and Museum
Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum ©
Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum

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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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Ropes Mansion, admire the landmark architecture of Phillips House, pause for some serene contemplation at Grace Episcopal Church, look for gifts at Wicked Good Books, then steep yourself in history at Salem Maritime National Historic Site, and finally get engrossed in the history at Salem Witch Museum.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Salem trip maker site.

You can drive from Provincetown to Salem in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or ride a ferry. Expect slightly colder evenings in Salem when traveling from Provincetown in December, with lows around 27°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can take a train to Boston.

Things to do in Salem

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Phillips House ©
Phillips House
Salem Maritime National Historic Site ©
Salem Maritime National Historic Site
Salem Witch Museum ©
Salem Witch Museum

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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 31st (Thu): contemplate the long history of Minuteman National Park - Old North Bridge, then take in the history at Minute Man National Historical Park, then steep yourself in history at Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House, and finally stroll the grounds of Sleepy Hollow Cemetery. On the 1st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, pause for some photo ops at The Mapparium, visit Back Bay, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at King's Chapel, and finally contemplate the long history of Captain Jackson’s Historic Chocolate Shop and the Printing Office of Edes and Gill.

Plan my day in Boston using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can take a train from Salem to Boston in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December in Boston, expect temperatures between 43°F during the day and 31°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 2nd (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Boston

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Concord
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Minute Man National Historical Park ©
Minute Man National Historical Park
Sleepy Hollow Cemetery ©
Sleepy Hollow Cemetery