15 days in United States Itinerary

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Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
Bar Harbor
— 3 nights
— 1 night
— 2 nights
— 3 nights
Drive to Logan International Airport, Fly to Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport, Drive to Quincy


Niagara Falls — 2 nights

Honeymoon Capital of the World

The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S. half of the famous waterfall that straddles the border between Canada and the United States.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): get outside with Outdoor Activities. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at First Presbyterian Church, Head underground at Cave of the Winds, observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquarium of Niagara, then take in panoramic vistas at Niagara Falls Observation Tower, then admire the sheer force of Bridal Veil Falls, and finally don't miss a visit to Third Street Art Alley.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Niagara Falls trip planner.

Quincy to Niagara Falls is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In July, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Bar Harbor.
Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors
Side Trip

Bar Harbor — 3 nights

Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Cadillac Mountain and Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail. Explore Bar Harbor's surroundings by going to Belfast Historical Society & Museum (in Belfast) and Camden (Mount Battie & Bald Mountain Preserve). Next up on the itinerary: hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, stop by A Little Mad, make a trip to Land Bridge to Bar Island, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Bar Harbor online trip itinerary builder.

Do a combination of flight and car from Niagara Falls to Bar Harbor in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Niagara Falls in July: high temperatures in Bar Harbor hover around 75°F and lows are around 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to drive to Portland.
Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours
Side Trips

Portland — 1 night

The Forest City

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.
On the 15th (Sat), visit a coastal fixture at Portland Head Light, then get engrossed in the history at Victoria Mansion, then kick back and relax at Old Orchard Beach, and finally cast your line with a fishing tour.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Portland trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bar Harbor to Portland takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Boston.
Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife · Tours
Side Trips

Boston — 2 nights


Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Dolphin & Whale Watching and Boston Public Garden. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, take an in-depth tour of Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at New England Aquarium.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Boston tour itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Portland to Boston takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Portland in July since evenings lows in Boston dip to 67°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight to Provincetown.
Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife
Side Trip

Provincetown — 3 nights

Birthplace of American Liberty

A small resort town with a year-round population of just 3,000, Provincetown draws nearly 60,000 annual visitors with its scenic beaches, art colonies, galleries, theaters, and shops.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Marconi Beach and Race Point Beach. Spend the 21st (Fri) exploring nature at Cape Cod National Seashore. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Herring Cove Beach, pause for some photo ops at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, take a leisurely stroll along MacMillan Wharf, and get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Provincetown holiday maker site.

You can fly from Boston to Provincetown in 2 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel back home.
Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Nature
Side Trips

United States travel guide

Specialty Museums · Historic Sites · Nightlife
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.

Cape Cod travel guide

Beaches · Dolphin & Whale Watching · Specialty Museums
Located on the southern shore of Massachusetts, Cape Cod contains some 15 towns and two islands. The arm-shaped peninsula is a popular holiday destination throughout the year because of its historical attractions, art galleries, award-winning restaurants, and a scenic coastline dotted by sandy beaches. Start your sightseeing in Provincetown, located at the very tip of the cape and famous for being the site of the first Pilgrims' landing in 1620. From there you can hit up all of the Cape's other small towns, renowned for their comfortable bed and breakfasts and distinctive cuisine of fresh fish and oyster dishes. This maritime community features more than a dozen lighthouses. Part of experiencing the Cape means a trip to its two islands--which showcase several lighthouses and numerous restaurants.