20 days in New England & Mid Atlantic Itinerary

20 days in New England & Mid Atlantic Itinerary

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20 days in New England & Mid Atlantic Itinerary

Start: Timisoara
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Boston
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  3​h
2
New York City
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Gettysburg
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 30​min
5
Niagara Falls
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h 15​min
6
Falmouth
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Provincetown
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: Timisoara

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): buy something for everyone on your list at Faneuil Hall Marketplace. On your second day here, explore and take pictures at Fenway Park, explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Trinity Church.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Boston trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Timisoara, Romania to Boston is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Traveling from Timisoara to Boston, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Boston when traveling from Timisoara in October, with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to New York City.

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
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: make a trip to Central Park, explore and take pictures at The High Line, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City trip itinerary app .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Boston to New York City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Boston in October; daily highs in New York City reach 24°C and lows reach 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to drive to Gettysburg.

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

1
night
Gettysburg

Gettysburg ©
Located near the memorial park marking the site of one of the largest Civil War battles, the town of Gettysburg sits in a landscape of rolling green hills with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, then take in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park, then explore the striking landscape at Devils Den, and finally contemplate the long history of Little Round Top.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Gettysburg online tour planner .

Getting from New York City to Gettysburg by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from New York City in October, plan for little chillier nights in Gettysburg, with lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Little Round Top ©
Little Round Top
Devils Den ©
Devils Den

4
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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, and pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Washington DC travel planner .

Drive from Gettysburg to Washington DC in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi, flight, and train. Traveling from Gettysburg in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Washington DC, with lows of 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

3
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Niagara Falls is known for nature, casinos, zoos & aquariums, shopping, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds, admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls, admire all the interesting features of Goat Island, and take in panoramic vistas at Niagara Falls Observation Tower.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Niagara Falls itinerary site .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Washington DC to Niagara Falls in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. In October, Niagara Falls is slightly colder than Washington DC - with highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Falmouth.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Niagara Jet Adventures
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Jet Adventures ©
Niagara Jet Adventures
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls

1
night
Falmouth

Falmouth ©
Falmouth is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States; Barnstable County is coextensive with Cape Cod. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): explore the landscape on two wheels at Shining Sea Bikeway, engage your brain at Sandwich Glass Museum, then examine the collection at Heritage Museums & Gardens, and finally see the interesting displays at Falmouth Museums on the Green. On the next day, admire all the interesting features of Coonamessett Farm, don't miss a visit to Old King's Hwy, contemplate the long history of Edward Gorey House, then contemplate the waterfront views at Cape Cod Canal, and finally explore and take pictures at Cornelia Carey Sanctuary (The Knob).

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Falmouth vacation maker website .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Niagara Falls to Falmouth takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Provincetown.

Things to do in Falmouth

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sandwich, Edward Gorey House, Cape Cod Canal
Highlights from your plan
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Shining Sea Bikeway ©
Shining Sea Bikeway
Sandwich Glass Museum ©
Sandwich Glass Museum

2
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.
On the 18th (Fri), appreciate the history behind Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum and then enjoy the sand and surf at Cape Cod National Seashore. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Herring Cove Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Marconi Beach, and then browse the exhibits of Chatham Marconi Maritime Center.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Provincetown tour planning website .

Traveling by car from Falmouth to Provincetown takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Chatham Marconi Maritime Center, Marconi Beach, Cape Cod National Seashore
Highlights from your plan
Chatham Marconi Maritime Center ©
Chatham Marconi Maritime Center
Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum ©

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