18 days in New England Itinerary

18 days in New England Itinerary

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18 days in New England Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Fly + bus:  14​h 45​min
1
Stowe
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Franconia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
North Conway
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Camden
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Bar Harbor
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 15​min
6
Provincetown
— 3 nights
Fly:  9​h
End: Amsterdam

2
nights
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 next day, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Mansfield State Forest, experience rural life at Nebraska Knoll Sugar Farm, and then hike along Stowe Recreation Path.

For other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Stowe route maker .

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Stowe is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Amsterdam to Stowe. While traveling from Amsterdam, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Stowe, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Franconia.

Things to do in Stowe

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Trails

Side Trips

Shelburne Farms, Burlington Bike Path, Dakin Farm
Highlights from your plan
Shelburne Farms ©
Shelburne Farms
Mount Mansfield State Forest ©
Mount Mansfield State Forest
Dakin Farm ©
Dakin Farm

2
nights
Franconia

Franconia ©
Franconia is a town in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): immerse yourself in nature at Franconia Notch State Park, then explore the striking landscape at The Basin at Franconia Notch State Park, and then trek along Artist Bluff Trail. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape at Flume Gorge, have some family-friendly fun at Clark's Trading Post and the White Mt. Central RR, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Franconia trip builder app .

You can drive from Stowe to Franconia in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. In September, daytime highs in Franconia are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to drive to North Conway.

Things to do in Franconia

#Parks, #Nature, #Tours

Side Trip

Lincoln
Highlights from your plan
Franconia Notch State Park ©
Franconia Notch State Park
Zipline
Artist Bluff Trail ©
Artist Bluff Trail

2
nights
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 2nd (Tue), admire the sheer force of Glen Ellis Falls, take a memorable drive along Mt Washington Auto Rd, and then kick back and relax at Highland Lake Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Jackson Falls, admire the sheer force of Diana's Baths, and then take some stellar pictures from Cathedral Ledge.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our North Conway trip itinerary planning site .

You can drive from Franconia to North Conway in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Franconia in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in North Conway, with lows of 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can go by car to Camden.

Things to do in North Conway

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Jackson, Highland Lake Beach, Mt Washington Auto Rd
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Diana's Baths ©
Diana's Baths
Jackson Falls ©
Jackson Falls
Glen Ellis Falls ©
Glen Ellis Falls

2
nights
Camden

Camden ©
Camden is a town in Knox County, Maine, United States. Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): immerse yourself in nature at Camden Hills State Park, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Battie, and then make a trip to Curtis Island Light. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Duck Harbor Mountain, admire the majestic nature at Ducktrap River Park, and then do a tasting at Cellardoor Winery.

For traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Camden online journey planner .

Traveling by car from North Conway to Camden takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. In October in Camden, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 6°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Camden

#Parks, #Nature, #Beaches

Side Trips

Lincolnville, Duck Harbor Mountain
Highlights from your plan
Camden Hills State Park ©
Camden Hills State Park
Cellardoor Winery ©
Cellardoor Winery
Curtis Island Light ©
Curtis Island Light

4
nights
Bar Harbor

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Acadia National Park and Carriage Roads. Escape the urban bustle at Ocean Path and Shore Path. Step out of Bar Harbor with an excursion to Charlotte Rhoades Garden and Butterfly Park in Southwest Harbor--about 30 minutes away. There's much more to do: stroll through Sand Beach, explore the activities along Jordan Pond Path Trailhead, admire all the interesting features of Park Loop Road, and don't miss a visit to Land Bridge to Bar Island.

For where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Bar Harbor trip maker site .

You can drive from Camden to Bar Harbor in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Bar Harbor are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Provincetown.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, Asticou Azalea Garden, Charlotte Rhoades Garden and Butterfly Park
Highlights from your plan
Acadia National Park ©
Acadia National Park
Sand Beach ©
Sand Beach
Shore Path ©
Shore Path

3
nights
Provincetown

Provincetown ©
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.
Visiting Nauset Beach and Shining Sea Bikeway will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Cape Cod National Seashore and Herring Cove Beach. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Marconi Beach, appreciate the history behind Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, get lost in a book at Provincetown Library, and kick back and relax at Race Point Beach.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Provincetown road trip planning site .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Bar Harbor to Provincetown takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and ferry; or drive. Traveling from Bar Harbor in October, plan for a bit warmer nights in Provincetown, with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Provincetown

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Nauset Beach, Shining Sea Bikeway, Marconi Beach, Cape Cod National Seashore
Highlights from your plan
Herring Cove Beach ©
Herring Cove Beach
Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach
Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore

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