15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Dandridge
— Few hours
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Charlottesville
— 2 nights
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Washington DC
— 2 nights
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Boston
— 3 nights
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Bar Harbor
— 2 nights
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Lincoln
— 1 night
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Montpelier
— 1 night
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Harrisburg
— 2 nights

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Dandridge

Dandridge ©
Dandridge is a town in Jefferson County, Tennessee, United States. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Revolutionary War Graveyard, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Tennessee Legend Distillery - Newport Hwy, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sevier Distilling Company, and finally see the interesting displays at Smoky Mountain Knife Works.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Dandridge road trip site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Dandridge. In September, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Charlottesville.

Things to do in Dandridge

Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Sevierville
Highlights from your plan
Tennessee Legend Distillery - Newport Hwy ©
Sevier Distilling Company ©
Sevier Distilling Company
Smoky Mountain Knife Works ©
Smoky Mountain Knife Works

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Charlottesville

Charlottesville ©
Situated at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Charlottesville is perhaps best known as the home of three of the United States' founding fathers, including Thomas Jefferson.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): learn about winemaking at Trump Winery, steep yourself in history at James Monroe's Highland, then cozy up to a beverage at Michie Tavern ca. 1784, then make a trip to Les Yeux du Monde, and finally admire the natural beauty at Monticello.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Charlottesville travel route planning site.

Traveling by car from Dandridge to Charlottesville takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In September, daily temperatures in Charlottesville can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Charlottesville

Historic Sites · Wineries · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Monticello ©
Monticello
James Monroe's Highland ©
James Monroe's Highland
Michie Tavern ca. 1784 ©
Michie Tavern ca. 1784

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Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
On the 7th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, then contemplate the long history of Arlington National Cemetery, then get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and finally appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Keep things going the next day: try your luck at Horseshoe Casino, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and then contemplate the long history of Georgetown University.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Washington DC road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Charlottesville to Washington DC takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In September in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 65°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Mon) before leaving for Boston.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites · Casinos · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Arlington, Horseshoe Casino
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

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Boston

Boston ©
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Freedom Trail and The Paul Revere House. Appreciate the collections at Museum of Fine Arts and USS Constitution Museum. When in Boston, make a side trip to see Dolphin & Whale Watching in Gloucester, approximately Gloucester away. There's much more to do: take a stroll through North End, take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden, take an in-depth tour of John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, and browse the exhibits of Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Boston trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Boston takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in September, things will get slightly colder in Boston: highs are around 75°F and lows about 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Boston

Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Dolphin & Whale Watching
Highlights from your plan
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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Bar Harbor

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Shore Path, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and then stroll through Sand Beach. On the 14th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Christmas Spirit Shop, then visit a coastal fixture at Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse, and then see the interesting displays at The Seal Cove Auto Museum.

For reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Bar Harbor itinerary tool.

Fly from Boston to Bar Harbor in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Boston in September; daily highs in Bar Harbor reach 70°F and lows reach 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Lincoln.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Sand Beach, Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse, The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Seal Cove Auto Museum ©
The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse ©
Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse

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Lincoln

Lincoln ©
Stretching through the White Mountain National Forest, Lincoln welcomes hikers along the Appalachian Trail.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Flume Gorge and then take in the dramatic natural features at The Basin at Franconia Notch State Park.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Lincoln trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Bar Harbor to Lincoln in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 72°F, and evening lows to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to drive to Montpelier.

Things to do in Lincoln

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Franconia
Highlights from your plan
The Basin at Franconia Notch State Park ©
The Basin at Franconia Notch State Park
Flume Gorge ©
Flume Gorge

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Montpelier

Montpelier ©
Montpelier is the capital city of the U.S. On the 16th (Mon), get a sense of history and politics at Vermont State House, stop by The Quirky Pet, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Hope Cemetery, and finally relax in the rural setting at Morse Farm Maple Sugarworks.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Montpelier tour app.

Traveling by car from Lincoln to Montpelier takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Montpelier can reach 71°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Harrisburg.

Things to do in Montpelier

Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Hope Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Hope Cemetery ©
Hope Cemetery
Vermont State House ©
Vermont State House
Morse Farm Maple Sugarworks ©
Morse Farm Maple Sugarworks

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Harrisburg

Harrisburg ©
Harrisburg is the capital city of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and the county seat of Dauphin County. Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Jennie Wade House, take in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, then get engrossed in the history at National Civil War Museum, and finally ponder the world of politics at Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Capitol Complex. Here are some ideas for day two: get to know the fascinating history of Shriver House Museum, then stroll through Gettysburg National Military Park, then stroll the grounds of Gettysburg National Cemetery, and finally identify plant and animal life at Wolf Sanctuary of PA.

To find more things to do and tourist information, you can read our Harrisburg trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Montpelier to Harrisburg takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Montpelier in September: high temperatures in Harrisburg hover around 79°F and lows are around 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Harrisburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Wolf Sanctuary of PA
Highlights from your plan
Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Gettysburg National Cemetery ©
Gettysburg National Cemetery

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