18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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18 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  25​h
1
Burlington
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Manchester
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Portland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Boston
— 4 nights
train:  45​min
5
Providence
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Hartford
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  33​h
End: Sydney

2
nights
Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. On the 2nd (Mon), hunt for treasures at Church Street Marketplace, then stroll through Burlington Bike Path, then stroll around Waterfront Park, and finally make a trip to World's Tallest Filing Cabinet. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, then look for gifts at Craft Beer Cellar, and then trek along Stowe Recreation Path.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Burlington online day trip planner .

Sydney, Australia to Burlington is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -15 hour difference. In September in Burlington, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Manchester.

Things to do in Burlington

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Craft Beer Cellar, Stowe Recreation Path
Highlights from your plan
Burlington Bike Path ©
Burlington Bike Path
Stowe Recreation Path ©
Stowe Recreation Path
Church Street Marketplace ©
Church Street Marketplace

2
nights
Manchester

Manchester ©
Manchester is the largest city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): walk around Livingston Park, then explore the world behind art at Currier Museum of Art, and then stroll through Hampton Beach State Park. Here are some ideas for day two: make a splash at Canobie Lake Park, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Massabesic, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Joseph Cathedral.

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Drive from Burlington to Manchester in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in September, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Manchester

Parks Theme Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Hampton Beach State Park, Canobie Lake Park
Highlights from your plan
Livingston Park ©
Livingston Park
Hampton Beach State Park ©
Hampton Beach State Park
Currier Museum of Art
Currier Museum of Art

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Allagash Brewery, then pause for some serene contemplation at The Cathedral Of The Immaculate Conception, then get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, and finally explore the striking landscape at Perkins Cove. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Portland Museum of Art, then see the interesting displays at Portland Head Light, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Ogunquit Beach.

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Traveling by car from Manchester to Portland takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. In September in Portland, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Boston.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Portland Head Light
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light
Allagash Brewing Company ©
Allagash Brewing Company

4
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.
Go for a jaunt from Boston to Gloucester to see Dolphin & Whale Watching about 50 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, admire the natural beauty at Boston Public Garden, make a trip to Faneuil Hall Marketplace, and take a stroll through North End.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Boston online trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Portland to Boston by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Portland in September, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 17°C in Boston. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Providence.

Things to do in Boston

Tours Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Providence

Providence ©
Providence has undergone a major upgrade in recent years, transforming from a rough-around-the-edges industrial city into an epicenter of culture.
Get out of town with these interesting Providence side-trips: Nobska Point Lighthouse (in Woods Hole), Mystic (Olde Mistick Village, Mystic Aquarium, & more) and Shining Sea Bikeway (in Falmouth). And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of WaterFire Providence, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Roger Williams Park Zoo, admire the landmark architecture of State House, and admire the masterpieces at RISD Museum.

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Take a train from Boston to Providence in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. September in Providence sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Hartford.

Things to do in Providence

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trips

Mystic, Falmouth
Highlights from your plan
Roger Williams Park Zoo ©
Roger Williams Park Zoo
Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum
WaterFire ©
WaterFire

2
nights
Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. Venture out of the city with trips to Norman Rockwell Museum (in Stockbridge) and Foxwoods Resort Casino (in Mashantucket). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of The Mark Twain House & Museum, get in on the family fun at Six Flags New England, ponder the world of politics at Connecticut State Capitol, and explore the world behind art at Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Hartford road trip website .

You can drive from Providence to Hartford in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hartford

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trips

Norman Rockwell Museum, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Six Flags New England
Highlights from your plan
The Mark Twain House & Museum ©
The Mark Twain House & Museum
Norman Rockwell Museum ©
Norman Rockwell Museum
Foxwoods Resort Casino ©
Foxwoods Resort Casino

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