15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Columbus
Fly + Drive:  7​h 15​min
1
Great Barrington
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Williamstown
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Concord
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Bath
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
5
Portland
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h
6
Portsmouth
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Columbus

1
night
Great Barrington

Great Barrington ©
Great Barrington is a town in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): browse the exhibits of The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home, then explore the world behind art at Norman Rockwell Museum, and then admire the natural beauty at Naumkeag.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Great Barrington trip itinerary planner .

Columbus to Great Barrington is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Columbus in July since evenings lows in Great Barrington dip to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Williamstown.

Things to do in Great Barrington

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Stockbridge, The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home
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Norman Rockwell Museum ©
Norman Rockwell Museum
The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home ©
The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home
Naumkeag ©
Naumkeag

3
nights
Williamstown

Williamstown ©
Williamstown is a town in Berkshire County, in the northwest corner of Massachusetts, United States. Take a break from the city and head to Zipline and Mount Greylock State Reservation. You'll explore and learn at The Clark Art Institute and MASS MoCA. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Williamstown: Pittsfield (Hancock Shaker Village & Balderdash Cellars). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Williams College Museum of Art, see the interesting displays at Museum of Dog, and grab your bike and head to Village Bike Rentals.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Williamstown attractions planner.

You can drive from Great Barrington to Williamstown in 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Concord.

Things to do in Williamstown

Outdoors Museums Tours

Side Trips

Pittsfield, MASS MoCA, Zipline, Mount Greylock State Reservation, Village Bike Rentals
Highlights from your plan
The Clark Art Institute ©
The Clark Art Institute
MASS MoCA ©
MASS MoCA
Hancock Shaker Village ©
Hancock Shaker Village

1
night
Concord

Concord
Concord is the capital city of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): stroll through Winant Park Hiking Trails, look for gifts at Granite State Candy Shoppe, then admire the masterpieces at Currier Museum of Art, and finally trek along Oak Hill Trail.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Concord online trip maker .

Traveling by car from Williamstown to Concord takes 3 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Concord can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Bath.

Things to do in Concord

Trails Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Currier Museum of Art
Highlights from your plan
Currier Museum of Art
Currier Museum of Art
Granite State Candy Shoppe ©
Granite State Candy Shoppe

2
nights
Bath

Bath ©
Bath is a city in Sagadahoc County, Maine, in the United States. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): head off the coast to Seguin Island and Lighthouse, then see the interesting displays at Maine Maritime Museum, and then admire the majestic nature at Reid State Park. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at Todd Audubon Sanctuary at Hog Island and then head off the coast to Swan Island Wildlife Management Area.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Bath day trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Concord to Bath takes 2.5 hours. While traveling from Concord, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Bath, ranging from highs of 79°F to lows of 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Bath

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Reid State Park, Swan Island Wildlife Management Area, Todd Audubon Sanctuary at Hog Island
Highlights from your plan
Maine Maritime Museum ©
Maine Maritime Museum
Reid State Park ©
Reid State Park
Todd Audubon Sanctuary at Hog Island ©

4
nights
Portland

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Portland Museum of Art and Portland Head Light. Get outdoors at Mount Battie and Flume Gorge. Get out of town with these interesting Portland side-trips: Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens (in Boothbay) and Diana's Baths (in North Conway). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Old Port, enjoy the sand and surf at Old Orchard Beach, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Allagash Brewery.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Portland journey builder website .

Traveling by car from Bath to Portland takes an hour. In July in Portland, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 61°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can drive to Portsmouth.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Old Orchard Beach, Flume Gorge, Portland Head Light, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Mount Battie
Highlights from your plan
Allagash Brewing Company ©
Allagash Brewing Company
Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Flume Gorge ©
Flume Gorge

3
nights
Portsmouth

Portsmouth is a city in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, in the United States. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Perkins Cove and Marginal Way Walkway. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Ogunquit Beach and Wells Beach. Take a break from Portsmouth with a short trip to Dolphin & Whale Watching in Gloucester, about 58 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Strawbery Banke Museum, get outside with Fisherman's Walk, kick back and relax at Hampton Beach State Park, and see the interesting displays at USS Albacore Museum.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Portsmouth trip planner .

Getting from Portland to Portsmouth by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Portsmouth can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Hampton Beach State Park, Fisherman's Walk, Wells Beach
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach

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