18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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18 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Glasgow
Fly:  11​h 45​min
1
Boston
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Hyannis
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
Montauk
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
4
Washington DC
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
5
New York City
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  10​h
End: Glasgow

3
nights
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.
Boston is known for historic sites, museums, parks, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, stroll the grounds of Granary Burying Ground, browse the collection at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, and make a trip to Boston Public Library.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Boston trip tool .

Glasgow, UK to Boston is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Glasgow to Boston is minus 5 hours. Traveling from Glasgow in October, expect Boston to be a bit warmer, temps between 20°C and 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to drive to Hyannis.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Mount Auburn Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden

4
nights
Hyannis

Hyannis ©
"The Capital of the Cape," Hyannis serves as Cape Cod's main transportation and commercial hub.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hyannis: Plymouth (Plymouth Rock & Plimoth Plantation) and Provincetown (Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, Commercial Street, & more). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Cape Cod National Seashore, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Francis Xavier Church, identify plant and animal life at Sandwich Fish Hatchery, and see the interesting displays at Heritage Museums & Gardens.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Hyannis trip planning website .

You can drive from Boston to Hyannis in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in October, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Montauk.

Things to do in Hyannis

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Provincetown, Plymouth, Sandwich, Cape Cod National Seashore
Highlights from your plan
Race Point Beach ©
Race Point Beach
Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens

1
night
Montauk

Montauk ©
Montauk is a census-designated place (CDP) that includes the hamlet with the same name located in the town of East Hampton in Suffolk County, New York, on the eastern end of the South Shore of Long Island. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): immerse yourself in nature at Hither Hills State Park, then admire the majestic nature at Montauk Point State Park, and then don't miss a visit to Gosman's Restaurant.

Before you visit Montauk, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Hyannis to Montauk in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. October in Montauk sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Washington DC.

Things to do in Montauk

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Montauk Point State Park ©
Montauk Point State Park
Hither Hills State Park ©
Hither Hills State Park
Gosman's Restaurant ©
Gosman's Restaurant

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): ponder the world of politics at White House, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and finally pause for some photo ops at Jefferson Memorial. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, then pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and finally pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial.

Plan trip to Washington DC with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Drive from Montauk to Washington DC in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of ferry, train, and flight. When traveling from Montauk in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Washington DC, with highs around 25°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©

5
nights
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and walk around The High Line.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our New York City online vacation maker .

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to New York City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in October, and nighttime lows around 16°C. On the 30th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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