21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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21 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Peoria
Drive:  6​h
1
Springfield
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h
2
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Train:  1​h 45​min
3
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Morristown
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h
5
Hartford
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
6
Portland
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
7
Acadia National Park
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8​h 30​min
8
Schenectady
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
9
Niagara Falls
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  6​h 45​min
10
Peoria
— 1 night
End: Peoria

1
night
Springfield

Springfield
Springfield is a city in the U.S. To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Springfield online attractions planner .

Peoria to Springfield is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Peoria to Springfield. In August, daily temperatures in Springfield can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 61°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Springfield

Parks Outdoors Nightlife

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Jefferson Memorial, National Gallery of Art, The Pentagon, and other attractions you added. On the 13th (Tue), pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial, pause for some photo ops at Korean War Veterans Memorial, and then pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the history behind Pentagon Memorial, get a sense of history and politics at The Pentagon, see the interesting displays at Museum of the Bible, then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, then pause for some photo ops at Jefferson Memorial, and finally explore the activities along Tidal Basin.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Washington DC road trip tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Springfield to Washington DC. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Springfield in August, with highs in Washington DC at 87°F and lows at 71°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Nightlife Parks

Side Trip

Pentagon Memorial
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
The National Archives Museum ©
The National Archives Museum

2
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Benjamin Franklin's Grave, National Constitution Center, Independence Visitor Center, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): hunt for treasures at Reading Terminal Market, get engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary, contemplate the long history of Valley Forge National Historical Park, then stroll around Love Park, and finally shop like a local with Rittenhouse Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sat): stroll the grounds of Benjamin Franklin's Grave, get all the information you need at Independence Visitor Center, get a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall, then get engrossed in the history at National Constitution Center, then get engrossed in the history at Museum of the American Revolution, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Christ Church.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Philadelphia online trip planner .

Traveling by train from Washington DC to Philadelphia takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Philadelphia are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Morristown.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Valley Forge National Historical Park
Highlights from your plan
Reading Terminal Market ©
Reading Terminal Market
Valley Forge National Historical Park ©
Eastern State Penitentiary ©
Eastern State Penitentiary

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Morristown

Morristown ©
Morristown is a town and county seat of Morris County, New Jersey, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Monster Mini Golf and Laser Tag. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): get your game on at Monster Mini Golf and Laser Tag.

To see where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Morristown vacation planner.

You can drive from Philadelphia to Morristown in 2 hours. Traveling from Philadelphia in August, expect little chillier with lows of 59°F in Morristown. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Hartford.

Things to do in Morristown

Fun & Games

Side Trip

Monster Mini Golf and Laser Tag
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Monster Mini Golf and Laser Tag ©
Monster Mini Golf and Laser Tag

2
nights
Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Harriet Beecher Stowe Center as well as The Center & The Square. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): steep yourself in history at The Mark Twain House & Museum, browse the exhibits of Harriet Beecher Stowe Center, and then take a stroll through The Center & The Square.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Hartford trip website .

Getting from Morristown to Hartford by car takes about 2.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can go by car to Portland.

Things to do in Hartford

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

The Center & The Square
Highlights from your plan
The Mark Twain House & Museum ©
The Mark Twain House & Museum
Harriet Beecher Stowe Center ©
Harriet Beecher Stowe Center

3
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Casco Bay and Eastern Promenade. There's still lots to do: sample the tasty concoctions at Allagash Brewery and take a stroll through Old Port.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Portland trip maker website .

Traveling by car from Hartford to Portland takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Hartford in August, expect slightly colder with lows of 59°F in Portland. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Acadia National Park.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Eastern Promenade ©
Eastern Promenade
Allagash Brewing Company ©
Allagash Brewing Company
Old Port ©
Old Port

4
nights
Acadia National Park

Acadia National Park ©
The first national park east of the Mississippi River, Acadia National Park draws visitors with its rugged landscape of ocean shoreline, low-slung granite mountains, dense woodlands, and pristine lakes.
Step out of the city life by going to Cadillac Mountain and Carriage Roads. The Seal Cove Auto Museum and Great Meadow Walk are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: trek along Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail, stroll through Precipice Trail, explore the striking landscape at Thunder Hole, and take a memorable drive along Park Loop Road.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Acadia National Park vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Portland to Acadia National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 75°F, and evening lows to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Schenectady.

Things to do in Acadia National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Seal Cove Auto Museum ©
The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail ©

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night
Schenectady

Schenectady
Schenectady is a city in Schenectady County, New York, United States, of which it is the county seat. Planning Schenectady trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Acadia National Park to Schenectady. Traveling from Acadia National Park in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 65°F in Schenectady. On the 28th (Wed), you're off toNiagara Falls.

Things to do in Schenectady

Parks Outdoors Museums

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Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Let the collections at Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center and Niagara Falls Discovery Center capture your imagination. Escape the urban bustle at Cave of the Winds and Niagara Falls. Next up on the itinerary: get some fabulous bargains at Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls, USA, look for gifts at Three Sisters Trading Post, try your luck at Seneca Niagara Casino, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Oakwood Cemetery Heritage Foundation.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Niagara Falls trip website .

You can drive from Schenectady to Niagara Falls in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. In August in Niagara Falls, expect temperatures between 80°F during the day and 61°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Peoria.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Bridal Veil Falls ©
Bridal Veil Falls

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night
Peoria

Peoria ©
Peoria is a city in and the county seat of Peoria County, Illinois, United States, and the largest city on the Illinois River. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): cruise along Grand View Drive.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Peoria trip builder .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Niagara Falls to Peoria. The time zone difference when traveling from Niagara Falls to Peoria is minus 1 hour. August in Peoria sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 65°F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 1st (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Peoria

Outdoors Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Grand View Drive ©
Grand View Drive

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