18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States route planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

18 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Denver
Fly + Drive:  8​h 15​min
1
Houghton
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9​h 30​min
2
Kittery
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Boston
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Stonington
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
New York City
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
6
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
7
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: Denver

2
nights
Houghton

Houghton ©
Houghton is a city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Mineral Museum of Michigan, then contemplate the long history of Quincy Mine, then visit a coastal fixture at Eagle Harbor Lighthouse and Museums, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Haven Waterfalls and Park. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Houghton County Historical Museum Complex, admire the striking features of Hanka Homestead Museum, and then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Adventure Mining Company.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Houghton trip simple and quick.

Denver to Houghton is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Denver in June; daily highs in Houghton reach 69°F and lows reach 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Kittery.

Things to do in Houghton

Museums Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Hanka Homestead Museum, Haven Waterfalls and Park, Eagle Harbor Lighthouse and Museums, Quincy Mine, Adventure Mining Company
Highlights from your plan
Mineral Museum of Michigan ©
Mineral Museum of Michigan
Hanka Homestead Museum ©
Hanka Homestead Museum

1
night
Kittery

Kittery ©
Kittery is a town in York County, Maine, United States. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway and then kick back and relax at Ogunquit Beach. On the 22nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Strawbery Banke Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Jenness State Beach, and then kick back and relax at Hampton Beach State Park.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Kittery trip itinerary maker app .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Houghton to Kittery. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Houghton in June; daily highs in Kittery reach 75°F and lows reach 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to drive to Boston.

Things to do in Kittery

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Hampton Beach State Park, Strawbery Banke Museum, Jenness State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Hampton Beach State Park ©
Hampton Beach State Park
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Museum of Fine Arts and North End. Step off the beaten path and head to Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum and Boston Public Garden. Explore Boston's surroundings by going to Old Sturbridge Village (in Sturbridge) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Gloucester). And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Old North Church & Historic Site, take an in-depth tour of USS Constitution Museum, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Granary Burying Ground.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Boston online trip maker .

You can drive from Kittery to Boston in 1.5 hours. In June in Boston, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 60°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Stonington.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Old Sturbridge Village, Dolphin & Whale Watching
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Old Sturbridge Village ©
Old Sturbridge Village
Dolphin & Whale Watching

2
nights
Stonington

Stonington ©
The town of Stonington is located in New London County, Connecticut, United States, in the state's southeastern corner. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): examine the collection at Mystic Seaport Museum and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Scarborough State Beaches (North and South). On the 27th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Babcock-Smith House, then kick back and relax at Atlantic Beach Park, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Misquamicut State Beach.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Stonington road trip website .

Drive from Boston to Stonington in 2 hours. In June in Stonington, expect temperatures between 74°F during the day and 58°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Stonington

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Misquamicut, Mystic Seaport Museum, Babcock-Smith House, Scarborough State Beaches (North and South)
Highlights from your plan
Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum
Misquamicut State Beach ©
Misquamicut State Beach

3
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like 9/11 Memorial and St. Patrick's Cathedral. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Met Cloisters. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Ground Zero Museum Workshop, appreciate the extensive heritage of Brooklyn Heights Promenade, engage your brain at Gulliver's Gate, and explore the world behind art at Frick Collection.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the New York City trip site .

Drive from Stonington to New York City in 2.5 hours. In June, New York City is somewhat warmer than Stonington - with highs of 80°F and lows of 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Brooklyn Heights Promenade
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Met Cloisters ©
The Met Cloisters

2
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): explore the striking landscape of Independence National Historical Park, steep yourself in history at Independence Hall, then get engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary, and finally explore the world behind art at Philadelphia Museum of Art. Keep things going the next day: admire the local landmark of Longwood Gardens, take in the history at Valley Forge National Historical Park, and then contemplate the long history of Liberty Bell Center.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Philadelphia tour itinerary builder app .

You can take a train from New York City to Philadelphia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can catch the train to Washington DC.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Longwood Gardens, Valley Forge National Historical Park
Highlights from your plan
Independence National Historical Park ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art

3
nights
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.
Get some cultural insight at Arlington National Cemetery and National Mall. Appreciate the collections at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and Smithsonian American Art Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Manassas National Battlefield Park (in Manassas) and Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center (in Chantilly). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, pause for some photo ops at Jefferson Memorial, make a trip to John F. Kennedy Grave Site, and get engrossed in the history at National Portrait Gallery.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Washington DC trip maker app .

Getting from Philadelphia to Washington DC by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in July, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Arlington, Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Manassas National Battlefield Park, Old Town
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center ©
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery