16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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Mystic
— 1 night
2
Newport
— 3 nights
3
Salem
— 1 day
4
Boston
— 1 night
5
Acadia National Park
— 4 nights
6
Portland
— 2 nights
7
North Conway
— 1 night
8
Stowe
— 1 night

1
night
Mystic

A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
On the 31st (Fri), get interesting insight from Tours, admire the masterpieces at Mystic Museum of Art, thenidentify plant and animal life at Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center, and finally partake in some friendly competition at Mystified Escape Rooms.

For other places to visit and other tourist information, read Mystic vacation planner.

Columbia to Mystic is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Columbia in July: high temperatures in Mystic hover around °F and lows are around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Mystic

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Boat Tours & Water Sports
Mystic Museum of Art ©
Mystic Museum of Art
Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center ©
Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center

3
nights
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 (Sat): admire the majestic nature at Fort Wetherill State Park, take a memorable drive along Ocean Drive Historic District, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Marble House, and finally trek along Cliff Walk. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Audrain Automobile Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Catholic Church, thentake in the exciting artwork at Thames Glass, and finally take an in-depth tour of Isaac Bell House.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Newport trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Mystic to Newport takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In July in Newport, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. You will leave for Salem on the 3rd (Mon).

Things to do in Newport

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Fort Wetherill State Park
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Thames Glass ©
Thames Glass
Audrain Automobile Museum ©
Audrain Automobile Museum
Cliff Walk ©
Cliff Walk

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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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Wicked Good Books, get your game on at Witch Pix, thensee the interesting displays at Salem Witch Museum, thencontemplate the long history of Salem Maritime National Historic Site, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Ropes Mansion.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Salem route app.

You can drive from Newport to Salem in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can drive to Boston.

Things to do in Salem

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Salem Maritime National Historic Site ©
Salem Maritime National Historic Site
Salem Witch Museum ©
Salem Witch Museum
Ropes Mansion ©
Ropes Mansion

1
night
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 4th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Harvard Art Museums, appreciate the history behind The Mapparium, thenstop by Back Bay, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Trinity Church, and finally admire the natural beauty at Boston Public Garden. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, thenshop like a local with Faneuil Hall Marketplace, thensteep yourself in history at Captain Jackson’s Historic Chocolate Shop and the Printing Office of Edes and Gill, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Old State House.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Boston vacation planning tool.

Getting from Salem to Boston by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Acadia National Park.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Harvard Art Museums
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Harvard Art Museums ©
Harvard Art Museums
Back Bay ©
Back Bay
Old State House ©
Old State House

4
nights
Acadia National Park

Acadia National Park ©
The first national park east of the Mississippi River, Acadia National Park draws visitors with its rugged landscape of ocean shoreline, low-slung granite mountains, dense woodlands, and pristine lakes.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Sand Beach and Carriage Roads. Get in touch with nature at Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail and Gorham Mountain Trail. The adventure continues: trek along Heart of Acadia Loop, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Bowl Trail, take a memorable drive along Park Loop Road, and identify plant and animal life at Acadia's Birds.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Acadia National Park trip itinerary builder website.

You can fly from Boston to Acadia National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Boston in August, with highs in Acadia National Park at °F and lows at °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Portland.

Things to do in Acadia National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Somesville Historical Museum and Gardens
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Carriage Roads ©
Carriage Roads
Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail ©
Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail
Gorham Mountain Trail ©
Gorham Mountain Trail

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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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Victoria Mansion and Eastern Cemetery. Appreciate the collections at Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad Company and Museum and Maine Jewish Museum. The adventure continues: cast your line with a fishing tour, contemplate the long history of Wadsworth-Longfellow House, explore the world behind art at Portland Museum of Art, and grab your bike and head to Eastern Promenade.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Portland day trip site.

Traveling by car from Acadia National Park to Portland takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Portland are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to North Conway.

Things to do in Portland

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Victoria Mansion ©
Victoria Mansion
Fishing Charters & Tours
Eastern Promenade ©
Eastern Promenade

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night
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.
On the 12th (Wed), look for gifts at North Conway 5 and 10, see the sky in a new way at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, have fun and explore at MWV Children's Museum, thenview the masterpieces at North Conway League of NH Craftsmen Fine Arts Gallery, and finally walk around Schouler Park.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our North Conway day trip planning app.

Drive from Portland to North Conway in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In August, daytime highs in North Conway are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to drive to Stowe.

Things to do in North Conway

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
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MWV Children's Museum ©
MWV Children's Museum

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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.
On the 13th (Thu), take a peaceful walk through Wiessner Woods, thentrek along Stowe Recreation Path, thenexamine the collection at Vermont Ski & Snowboard Museum, and finally view the masterpieces at Remarkable Things at Stowe Craft.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Stowe trip builder app.

Traveling by car from North Conway to Stowe takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Stowe

Parks Museums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Wiessner Woods ©
Wiessner Woods
Remarkable Things at Stowe Craft ©
Remarkable Things at Stowe Craft
Stowe Recreation Path ©
Stowe Recreation Path

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