14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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14 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Buffalo
bus:  3​h 45​min
1
Ithaca
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
2
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Camden
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Boothbay Harbor
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Portland
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
End: Boston


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4
nights
Ithaca

Ithaca ©
Ithaca is a city in the Southern Tier-Finger Lakes region of New York. Get some historical perspective at Harriet Tubman Home and Onondaga Lake Park. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Cascadilla Gorge Trail and Seward House Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Ithaca: Fox Run Vineyards (in Penn Yan), Silver Springs Winery L.L.C. (in Burdett) and Hermann J. Wiemer Vineyard (in Dundee). Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic scenery at Ithaca Waterfalls, engage your brain at Sciencenter, walk around Ithaca Falls Natural Area, and learn about winemaking at Ports of New York Winery.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Ithaca trip itinerary builder website .

Buffalo to Ithaca is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Ithaca can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Ithaca

Parks Nature Wineries

Side Trips

Auburn, Onondaga Lake Park, Hermann J. Wiemer Vineyard, Silver Springs Winery L.L.C., Fox Run Vineyards
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Harriet Tubman Home ©
Harriet Tubman Home
Seward House Museum ©
Seward House Museum
Onondaga Lake Park ©
Onondaga Lake Park

1
night
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path, walk around Agamont Park, and then trek along Bar Island Trails. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sun): sample the tasty concoctions at Atlantic Brewing Company, then enjoy the sea views from Egg Rock Light, then admire the natural beauty at Charlotte Rhoades Garden and Butterfly Park, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Ship Harbor Nature Trail.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Bar Harbor trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Ithaca to Bar Harbor takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. While traveling from Ithaca, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Bar Harbor, ranging from highs of 75°F to lows of 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Camden.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ship Harbor Nature Trail, Charlotte Rhoades Garden and Butterfly Park
Highlights from your plan
Bar Island Trails ©
Bar Island Trails
Egg Rock Light ©
Egg Rock Light
Shore Path ©
Shore Path

2
nights
Camden

Camden ©
Camden is a town in Knox County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): get lost in a book at Camden Public Library, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Battie, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Hope Elephants. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the majestic nature at Camden Hills State Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chestnut Street Baptist Church, make a trip to Curtis Island Light, then look for gifts at French & Brawn Market Place, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Shirttail Point.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Camden trip itinerary tool .

Drive from Bar Harbor to Camden in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in July, and nighttime lows around 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to drive to Boothbay Harbor.

Things to do in Camden

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Hope Elephants
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Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Camden Hills State Park ©
Camden Hills State Park
Chestnut Street Baptist Church ©
Chestnut Street Baptist Church

2
nights
Boothbay Harbor

Boothbay Harbor ©
Boothbay Harbor is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): visit a coastal fixture at Pemaquid Point Lighthouse, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Pemaquid Beach Park, and then get some jogging in at Kennebec River Rail Trail. On the 18th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: observe the fascinating underwater world at Maine State Aquarium, enjoy the sea views from Doubling Point Lighthouse, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Wilson Memorial Chapel, get lost in a book at Boothbay Harbor Memorial Library, then stop by Dirty Bird Pottery, and finally shop like a local with Abacus Gallery.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Boothbay Harbor trip builder app .

You can drive from Camden to Boothbay Harbor in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. July in Boothbay Harbor sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 59°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can go by car to Portland.

Things to do in Boothbay Harbor

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bristol, Doubling Point Lighthouse, The Wilson Memorial Chapel, Kennebec River Rail Trail
Highlights from your plan
Maine State Aquarium ©
Maine State Aquarium
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse ©
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse
The Wilson Memorial Chapel ©
The Wilson Memorial Chapel

3
nights
Portland

Maine's biggest and perhaps most vibrant city, Portland was established as a fishing village in 1633 and grew to become New England's largest port.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): explore the different monuments and memorials at Eastern Cemetery, then stroll through Back Cove Trail, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Wadsworth-Longfellow House, sample the fine beverages at Maine Craft Distilling, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Urban Farm Fermentory, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Rising Tide Brewing Company, and finally learn about winemaking at Maine Mead Works.

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You can drive from Boothbay Harbor to Portland in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sun) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Portland

Outdoors Parks Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Casco Bay ©
Casco Bay
Wadsworth-Longfellow House ©
Wadsworth-Longfellow House

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