14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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14 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Charlotte
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Washington DC
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  4​h 30​min
2
Sandwich
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Wellfleet
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Cumberland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Newport
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: Charlotte

3
nights
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Kids will appreciate attractions like National Air and Space Museum and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Step out of Washington DC to go to Arlington and see Mount Vernon Trail, which is approximately 32 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin, pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial, and ponder the world of politics at White House.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Washington DC trip maker website .

Charlotte to Washington DC is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel to Sandwich.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Mount Vernon Trail
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin

2
nights
Sandwich

Sandwich ©
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): examine the collection at Heritage Museums & Gardens, then stroll through Old Silver Beach, and then grab your bike and head to Shining Sea Bikeway. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Craigville Beach, see the interesting displays at Sandwich Glass Museum, then admire the natural beauty at Brewster Gardens, and finally explore the activities along Cape Cod Canal.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Sandwich trip planner.

Getting from Washington DC to Sandwich by combination of flight and bus takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in July, expect Sandwich to be a bit cooler, temps between 80°F and 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Wellfleet.

Things to do in Sandwich

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Falmouth, Brewster Gardens, Craigville Beach, Cape Cod Canal
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Old Silver Beach ©
Old Silver Beach
Sandwich Glass Museum ©
Sandwich Glass Museum
Craigville Beach ©
Craigville Beach

4
nights
Wellfleet

Wellfleet ©
Wellfleet is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States, and is located halfway between the "tip" and "elbow" of Cape Cod. Kids will enjoy Cape Cod National Seashore and Herring Cove Beach. Step out of Wellfleet to go to Orleans and see Nauset Beach, which is approximately 34 minutes away. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Corn Hill Beach, take an in-depth tour of Salt Pond Visitor Center, pause for some photo ops at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, and stroll through Race Point Beach.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Wellfleet trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Sandwich to Wellfleet takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Wellfleet are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Cumberland.

Things to do in Wellfleet

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Provincetown, Orleans, Cape Cod National Seashore, Salt Pond Visitor Center, Corn Hill Beach
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Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach
Race Point Beach ©
Race Point Beach

2
nights
Cumberland

Cumberland ©
Cumberland is the northeasternmost town in Providence County, Rhode Island, United States, first settled in 1635 and incorporated in 1746. Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): immerse yourself in nature at Walden Pond State Reservation and then meet the residents at Southwick's Zoo. On your second day here, explore the landscape on two wheels at Blackstone River Bikeway and then admire the majestic nature at Colt State Park.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Cumberland online visit planner .

Traveling by car from Wellfleet to Cumberland takes 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Newport.

Things to do in Cumberland

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Walden Pond State Reservation, Southwick's Zoo, Colt State Park
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Blackstone River Bikeway ©
Blackstone River Bikeway
Walden Pond State Reservation ©
Walden Pond State Reservation
Colt State Park ©
Colt State Park

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 7th (Tue): appreciate the extensive heritage of Cliff Walk, then examine the collection at The Breakers, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Goosewing Beach Preserve. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Roger W. Wheeler State Beach and then kick back and relax at Misquamicut State Beach.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Newport trip tool .

You can drive from Cumberland to Newport in an hour. In August in Newport, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 63°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Goosewing Beach Preserve, Misquamicut State Beach, Roger W. Wheeler State Beach
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Misquamicut State Beach ©
Misquamicut State Beach
Roger W. Wheeler State Beach ©
Roger W. Wheeler State Beach
The Breakers ©
The Breakers

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