16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 1 day
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Portland
— 1 night
3
North Conway
— 1 night
4
Stowe
— 1 night
5
Salem
— 1 night
6
Boston
— 1 night
7
Newport
— 1 night
8
Litchfield
— 1 night
9
New York City
— 2 nights
10
Cape May
— 1 night
11
Philadelphia
— 1 night
12
Wilmington
— 1 night
13
Baltimore
— 1 night
14
Pittsburgh
— 1 night

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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Bar Harbor vacation builder.

San Francisco to Bar Harbor is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of subway, train, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Bar Harbor is 3 hours. In October, Bar Harbor is little chillier than San Francisco - with highs of °F and lows of °F. You'll set off for Portland on the 26th (Sat).

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Outdoors Parks Tours

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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.
On the 27th (Sun), enjoy the sea views from Portland Head Light, thenidentify plant and animal life at Spring Point Shoreway, and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Portland road trip planner.

Drive from Bar Harbor to Portland in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to drive to North Conway.

Things to do in Portland

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Portland Head Light, Spring Point Shoreway
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light
Spring Point Shoreway ©
Spring Point Shoreway

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Rocky Gorge, thenidentify plant and animal life at Rocky Gorge, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Glen Ellis Falls, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Black Cap Hiking Trail.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the North Conway road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Portland to North Conway takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Stowe.

Things to do in North Conway

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Glen Ellis Falls, Rocky Gorge, Rocky Gorge
Highlights from your plan
Glen Ellis Falls ©
Glen Ellis Falls
Rocky Gorge ©
Rocky Gorge
Rocky Gorge ©
Rocky Gorge

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): cruise along Smugglers Notch State Park, hike along Stowe Recreation Path, and then admire the sheer force of Moss Glen Falls.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Stowe holiday maker.

Getting from North Conway to Stowe by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from North Conway in October, expect little chillier with lows of °F in Stowe. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Salem.

Things to do in Stowe

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Stowe Recreation Path ©
Stowe Recreation Path
Smugglers Notch State Park ©
Smugglers Notch State Park
Moss Glen Falls ©
Moss Glen Falls

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Salem

Salem ©
Best known for its 1692 witch trials, Salem has a number of significant historical sites, a bustling downtown, and many witch-themed attractions.
On the 30th (Wed), admire the masterpieces at Peabody Essex Museum, steep yourself in history at The House of the Seven Gables, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Salem road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Stowe to Salem takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Stowe in October, Salem is a bit warmer at night with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to drive to Boston.

Things to do in Salem

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Peabody Essex Museum ©
Peabody Essex Museum
The House of the Seven Gables ©
The House of the Seven Gables
Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Thu): take an in-depth tour of John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, thenwander the streets of Newbury Street, and then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Boston trip maker app.

Getting from Salem to Boston by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Boston can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Newport.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library ©
Newbury Street ©
Newbury Street

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Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): enjoy the sea views from Beavertail Lighthouse and Park, thenget to know the fascinating history of Cliff Walk, thensee the interesting displays at The Breakers, and finally view the masterpieces at Thames Glass.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Newport trip planner.

Traveling by car from Boston to Newport takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Litchfield.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Beavertail Lighthouse and Park
Highlights from your plan
Beavertail Lighthouse and Park ©
Beavertail Lighthouse and Park
Cliff Walk ©
Cliff Walk
Thames Glass ©
Thames Glass

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Litchfield

Litchfield ©
Litchfield is a town in and former county seat of Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States. On the 2nd (Sat), identify plant and animal life at Mine Hill Preserve, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Steep Rock Reservation, and then stop by Sharon Audubon Center.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Litchfield trip planner.

Traveling by car from Newport to Litchfield takes 3 hours. Traveling from Newport in November, Litchfield is little chillier at night with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Litchfield

Wildlife Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Steep Rock Reservation, Sharon Audubon Center, Mine Hill Preserve
Highlights from your plan
Mine Hill Preserve ©
Mine Hill Preserve
Sharon Audubon Center ©
Sharon Audubon Center

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, appreciate the extensive heritage of Tiles For America, and then pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial. On the 4th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Times Square, thenadmire the masterpieces at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and then wander the streets of Fifth Avenue.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the New York City online route planner.

Traveling by car from Litchfield to New York City takes 2.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Litchfield in November, with highs in New York City at °F and lows at °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Cape May.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

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Cape May

Cape May ©
Cape May represents the other Jersey Shore--the one you don't see on TV--the one with a rich history and a refined, relaxed atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at South Cape May Meadows, look for all kinds of wild species at Cape May Bird Observatory, and then stop by Blue Eden.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Cape May tour builder.

Getting from New York City to Cape May by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train, tram, and bus. In November, daytime highs in Cape May are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can go by car to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Cape May

Wildlife Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Blue Eden, Cape May Bird Observatory
Highlights from your plan
Cape May Bird Observatory ©
Cape May Bird Observatory
South Cape May Meadows ©
South Cape May Meadows
Blue Eden ©
Blue Eden

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Independence Hall, walk around Palmyra Cove Nature Park, thenadmire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, and finally wander the streets of Rittenhouse Square.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Philadelphia trip maker app.

Getting from Cape May to Philadelphia by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Philadelphia are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Wilmington.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trip

Palmyra Cove Nature Park
Highlights from your plan
Palmyra Cove Nature Park ©
Palmyra Cove Nature Park
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall

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Wilmington

Wilmington ©
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Coverdale Farm, thenadmire the local landmark of Longwood Gardens, and then get engrossed in the history at Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Wilmington travel itinerary planner.

Drive from Philadelphia to Wilmington in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Baltimore.

Things to do in Wilmington

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Coverdale Farm, Longwood Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library ©
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library

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Baltimore

Baltimore ©
A major center for tourism and travel, Baltimore is famous as the city where amateur poet Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics for the United States' national anthem.
On the 8th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Loch Raven Reservoir, explore the striking landscape of Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine, thenbrush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sagamore Spirit Distillery, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Loring Cornish Gallery.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Baltimore travel planner.

Traveling by train from Wilmington to Baltimore takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Wilmington in November, Baltimore is a bit warmer at night with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Pittsburgh.

Things to do in Baltimore

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Loch Raven Reservoir
Highlights from your plan
Sagamore Spirit Distillery ©
Sagamore Spirit Distillery
Loch Raven Reservoir ©
Loch Raven Reservoir

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Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh ©
Known primarily for its steel-related heritage and 446 bridges, Pittsburgh sits at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers, which meet to form the Ohio River.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Bicycle Heaven, see the interesting displays at Bayernhof Museum, thenidentify plant and animal life at Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve, and finally admire the striking features of Hartwood Acres.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Pittsburgh trip itinerary website.

Fly from Baltimore to Pittsburgh in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Baltimore in November; daily highs in Pittsburgh reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trips

Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve, Bayernhof Museum, Hartwood Acres
Highlights from your plan
Bicycle Heaven ©
Bicycle Heaven
Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve ©
Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve
Bayernhof Museum ©
Bayernhof Museum

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