15 days in New England & New York City Itinerary

15 days in New England & New York City Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States itinerary planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Bangor, Bus to Bar Harbor
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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 2 nights
Drive
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North Conway
— 2 nights
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Drive to Woods Hole, Ferry to Martha's Vineyard, Drive to Edgartown
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Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard
— 2 nights
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Drive to Martha's Vineyard, Ferry to Woods Hole, Drive to Wellfleet
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Wellfleet
— 2 nights
Taxi to Hyannis, MA, Ferry to Nantucket
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Nantucket
— 2 nights
Fly
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New York City
— 1 night
Fly

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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

— 2 nights
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Cadillac Mountain and Park Loop Road. You'll get in some beach time at Echo Lake Beach and Little Hunters Beach. The adventure continues: make a trip to Land Bridge to Bar Island, stroll around Charlotte Rhoades Garden and Butterfly Park, identify plant and animal life at Shore Path, and go for a walk through Compass Harbor Trail.

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Manchester, UK to Bar Harbor is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Manchester to Bar Harbor is minus 5 hours. Traveling from Manchester in August, expect nights in Bar Harbor to be about the same, around 16°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to drive to North Conway.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

North Conway

— 2 nights
North Conway combines colonial New England architecture with outlet shops selling goods from some of the world's most recognizable brands, all set amid the scenery of the White Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): kick back and relax at Echo Lake Beach and then cruise along Mt. Washington Auto Road. Keep things going the next day: look and learn at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, take in the dramatic scenery at Diana's Baths, and then take a memorable drive along Kancamagus Highway.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our North Conway trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Bar Harbor to North Conway takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. August in North Conway sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Edgartown.

Things to do in North Conway

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard

— 2 nights
Edgartown is a town located on Martha's Vineyard in Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States. Relax by the water at Menemsha Public Beach and Menemsha Hills. Bring the kids along to Lighthouse Beach and Bend in the Road Beach. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Norton Point Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Sheriff's Meadow Sanctuary, tour the pleasant surroundings at Joseph Sylvia State Beach, and experience rural life at Morning Glory Farm.

For reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Edgartown online route maker.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from North Conway to Edgartown takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of car and flight. August in Edgartown sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Wellfleet.

Things to do in Edgartown

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Wellfleet

— 2 nights
Wellfleet is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States, and is located halfway between the "tip" and "elbow" of Cape Cod. Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): kick back and relax at White Crest Beach and then stroll through Ballston Beach. Keep things going the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary, then stroll through Corn Hill Beach, and then kick back and relax at Fisher Beach.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Wellfleet trip maker.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Edgartown to Wellfleet in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. August in Wellfleet sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel to Nantucket.

Things to do in Wellfleet

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Nantucket

— 2 nights
Nantucket is an island about 30mi by ferry south from Cape Cod, in the American state of Massachusetts. On the 14th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Nobadeer, then kick back and relax at Madaket Beach, and then kick back and relax at Cisco Beach. On the 15th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Egan Maritime's Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum, then kick back and relax at Surfside Beach, and then stroll through Jetties Beach.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Nantucket online visit planner.

Do a combination of taxi and ferry from Wellfleet to Nantucket in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In August, daily temperatures in Nantucket can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Nantucket

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Museums

New York City

— 1 night

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City journey maker site.

You can fly from Nantucket to New York City in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. In August, New York City is a bit warmer than Nantucket - with highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C. You'll set off for home on the 16th (Fri).

Things to do in New York City

Nightlife · Parks · Tours · Outdoors