15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly + Drive:  11​h 30​min
1
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
North Conway
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Stowe
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h
4
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Los Angeles

3
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Change things up with a short trip to Schoodic Point in Winter Harbor (about 1h 20 min away). There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape of Acadia National Park, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cadillac Mountain, take a peaceful walk through Indian Point Blagden Preserve, and examine the collection at The Seal Cove Auto Museum.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Bar Harbor visit planning app .

Los Angeles to Bar Harbor is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 3 hours. In October, Bar Harbor is much colder than Los Angeles - with highs of 59°F and lows of 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can go by car to North Conway.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, Indian Point Blagden Preserve, The Seal Cove Auto Museum, Schoodic Point
Highlights from your plan
The Seal Cove Auto Museum ©
The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Schoodic Point ©
Schoodic Point
Precipice Trail ©
Precipice Trail

3
nights
North Conway

North Conway ©
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around North Conway: West Rattlesnake Mountain (in Holderness), Franconia Notch State Park (in Franconia) and Wright Museum of WWII (in Wolfeboro). Next up on the itinerary: take a memorable tour with Tours, admire the sheer force of Glen Ellis Falls, cruise along Kancamagus Highway, and see the sky in a new way at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center.

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Getting from Bar Harbor to North Conway by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and car. In October, daily temperatures in North Conway can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Stowe.

Things to do in North Conway

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Rocky Gorge, West Rattlesnake Mountain, Wright Museum of WWII, Franconia Notch State Park, Zipline
Highlights from your plan
West Rattlesnake Mountain ©
West Rattlesnake Mountain
Franconia Notch State Park ©
Franconia Notch State Park
Glen Ellis Falls ©
Glen Ellis Falls

3
nights
Stowe

Stowe ©
Stowe bustles in winter when skiers and snowboarders flock here to challenge themselves on the long, steep trails careening down Vermont's tallest peak, Mt.
Explore Stowe's surroundings by going to Vermont State House (in Montpelier), Lamoille Valley Rail Trail (in Saint Johnsbury) and Shelburne Museum (in Shelburne). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Stowe Recreation Path, appreciate the extensive heritage of Smugglers Notch State Park, admire the sheer force of Moss Glen Falls, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Round Church.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Stowe driving holiday tool .

Getting from North Conway to Stowe by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from North Conway in October, Stowe is little chillier at night with lows of 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive to New York City.

Things to do in Stowe

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Lamoille Valley Rail Trail, Round Church, Vermont State House, Shelburne Museum
Highlights from your plan
Stowe Recreation Path ©
Stowe Recreation Path
Shelburne Museum ©
Shelburne Museum
Beer Tastings & Tours

5
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, and explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read New York City itinerary planning site .

Traveling by car from Stowe to New York City takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Stowe in October: high temperatures in New York City hover around 70°F and lows are around 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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