15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Fly
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Portland
— 1 night
Drive
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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 3 nights
Fly
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Provincetown
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Boston
— 1 night
Fly to Norfolk, Drive to Corolla
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Corolla
— 2 nights
Drive to Norfolk, Fly to Charleston
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Charleston
— 2 nights
Drive
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Myrtle Beach
— 3 nights
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Portland

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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): see what you can catch with a fishing tour and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Eastern Promenade Trail. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Wells Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Footbridge Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Short Sands Beach.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Portland trip planner.

New York City to Portland is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in July, expect Portland to be slightly colder, temps between 79°F and 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Portland

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

3
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Discover out-of-the-way places like Land Bridge to Bar Island and Kayaking & Canoeing. Attractions like Thunder Hole and Ocean Path make great kid-friendly stops. The adventure continues: trek along Gorham Mountain Trail, stroll through Sand Beach, and explore the landscape on two wheels at Carriage Roads.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Bar Harbor online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Portland to Bar Harbor by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in July, and nighttime lows around 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Provincetown.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Beaches

Side Trip

2
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Provincetown

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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Art's Dune Tours, then kick back and relax at Herring Cove Beach, then take a leisurely stroll along MacMillan Wharf, and finally kick back and relax at Race Point Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Marconi Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Nauset Light Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Coast Guard Beach.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Provincetown day trip planner.

Getting from Bar Harbor to Provincetown by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Bar Harbor in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 64°F in Provincetown. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to ride a ferry to Boston.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

1
night
Boston

Beantown

Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
On the 30th (Fri), browse the different shops at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, then admire the natural beauty at Boston Public Garden, then get a taste of the local shopping with Newbury Street, and finally wander the streets of North End.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Boston travel route planner.

Getting from Provincetown to Boston by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. July in Boston sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 67°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Corolla.

Things to do in Boston

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Parks

2
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Corolla

A trip to Corolla will add a bit of slow-paced fun to your Outer Banks holiday.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then get interesting insight from Tours, and then take a memorable tour with Corolla Adventure Park. On the next day, stroll through Carova Beach and then surround yourself with nature on Back Country Safari Tours.

Plan my day in Corolla using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Boston to Corolla takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and car. In July, plan for daily highs up to 88°F, and evening lows to 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Corolla

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Wildlife

Side Trip

2
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Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): contemplate the long history of Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim, then kick back and relax at Isle of Palms Beach, then find your balance on the water with Nature Adventures, and finally go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: whizz through the canopy at Wild Blue Ropes Adventure Park, then head off the coast to Kiawah Island, and then stroll around Kiawah Beachwalker Park.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Charleston trip planner.

Getting from Corolla to Charleston by combination of car and flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and train. In August in Charleston, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 75°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Myrtle Beach.

Things to do in Charleston

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Beaches

Side Trips

3
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Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States in Horry County, South Carolina. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Hollywood Wax Museum and Cherry Grove Beach. Get in touch with nature at Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Mt. Atlanticus. Take a break from Myrtle Beach with a short trip to Off-Road Tours in North Myrtle Beach, about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: tee off at Captain Hook's Adventure Golf, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, test your team's savvy at Break Out, and wander the streets of Broadway at the Beach.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Myrtle Beach trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Charleston to Myrtle Beach in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Myrtle Beach are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 73°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Myrtle Beach

Outdoors · Tours · Golf · Beaches

Side Trip

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
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.

Massachusetts travel guide

4.3
History Museums · Art Museums · Historic Walking Areas
The Bay State
Known as the "Bay State" because of the three bays dominating its coastline, Massachusetts has played a significant cultural and commercial role through most of the country's history. An increasingly popular vacation destination for foreign travelers, Massachusetts offers numerous places to visit, ranging from historical sites to modern urban centers famous for their culinary, art, and nightlife scenes. With the majority of its population living in and around the city of Boston, in the 20th century Massachusetts went from a state largely dependent on fishing and agriculture to the country's leader in higher education, healthcare, high technology, and financial services. Home to renowned universities and research centers, the state's cities attract a young crowd of students, scientists, artists, and business professionals.

North Carolina travel guide

4.3
Historic Sites · Specialty Museums · Zipline
The Tar Heel State
A top destination for a holiday in nature, North Carolina provides a seemingly endless variety of outdoor activities, including hiking, mountain climbing, and skiing. While the state's rural regions offer a taste of traditional Appalachian music and culture, its increasingly diverse big cities feature modern skyscrapers, renowned museums, and historical neighborhoods perfect for sightseeing tours. The coastal region, famous for its year-round temperate climate, attracts millions of annual visitors, making North Carolina the sixth most-visited state in the country. Though it's hard to find a quiet time of year in coastal North Carolina, the state's inland areas retain many secluded corners where you can experience the laid-back Old South atmosphere.

South Carolina travel guide

4.3
Historic Sites · Dolphin & Whale Watching · Gardens
The Palmetto State
Composed of five distinct geographic regions with boundaries roughly parallel to the Atlantic coastline, South Carolina embraces rich history, scenic beauty, and outstanding cuisine. Originally established as a slave society dependent on the cultivation of rice and indigo, the state now boasts a diverse economy that includes massive production of textile goods, chemical products, machinery, and automobiles. Widely regarded as the beginning of the Deep South, the state remains a deeply conservative part of the country, fervently clinging to its religious and cultural traditions. South Carolinians are kind and open hosts to those who vacation here, eager to share the wealth of their cultural heritage with curious visitors. With many remarkable places to visit like Charleston and Hilton Head, your itinerary here is sure to be diverse and full of scenic attractions.