21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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21 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
Drive:  5​h 15​min
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Henderson
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Alexandria Bay
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Woodstock
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
North Conway
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Portland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
6
Portsmouth
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h
7
Boston
— 1 night
ferry:  1​h 30​min
8
Provincetown
— 2 nights
taxi + ferry:  2​h 15​min
9
Nantucket
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
10
Chilmark
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: New York City

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Henderson

Henderson ©
Henderson is a town in Jefferson County, New York, United States. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): immerse yourself in nature at Westcott Beach State Park and then take in the history at Sackets Harbor Battlefield State Historic Site.

To see photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Henderson tour itinerary builder .

New York City to Henderson is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also fly. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from New York City in August, with highs in Henderson at 79°F and lows at 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Alexandria Bay.

Things to do in Henderson

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Nature

Side Trips

Sackets Harbor, Yellow Barn Winery
Highlights from your plan
Sail Ontario ©
Sail Ontario
Yellow Barn Winery ©
Yellow Barn Winery

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nights
Alexandria Bay

Alexandria Bay ©
Alexandria Bay is a village in Jefferson County, New York, United States. Step off the beaten path and head to Boldt Castle and Yacht House and Trinity Church. Antique Boat Museum and Thousand Islands Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Explore Alexandria Bay's surroundings by going to Hoss's Country Corner (in Long Lake), Coney Mountain Trail (in Tupper Lake) and Stone Valley Trail (in Colton). There's more to do: steep yourself in history at Boldt Yacht House and stop by Nav's popcorn shop.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Alexandria Bay trip itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by car from Henderson to Alexandria Bay takes an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Alexandria Bay can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Woodstock.

Things to do in Alexandria Bay

#Museums, #Parks, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Clayton, Coney Mountain Trail, Trinity Church, Stone Valley Trail, Hoss's Country Corner
Highlights from your plan
Boldt Castle and Yacht House ©
Boldt Castle and Yacht House
Antique Boat Museum ©
Antique Boat Museum
Trinity Church ©
Trinity Church

1
night
Woodstock

Woodstock ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves, then stop by The Brick Store, and then cruise along Franconia Notch. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Artist Bluff Trail, kick back and relax at Echo Lake Beach, and then explore the striking landscape at Flume Gorge.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Woodstock trip planner .

You can drive from Alexandria Bay to Woodstock in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Alexandria Bay in August, Woodstock is little chillier at night with lows of 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to travel to North Conway.

Things to do in Woodstock

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature

Side Trips

Franconia, The Brick Store
Highlights from your plan
Flume Gorge ©
Flume Gorge
Echo Lake Beach ©
Echo Lake Beach
Franconia Notch ©
Franconia Notch

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North Conway

North Conway ©
North Conway combines colonial New England architecture with outlet shops selling goods from some of the world's most recognizable brands, all set amid the scenery of the White Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): see the sky in a new way at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, take in the dramatic scenery at Echo Lake State Park, and then cruise along Kancamagus Highway. On the 19th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the waterfront views at Rocky Gorge, admire the majestic nature at Crawford Notch State Park, and then take in the exciting artwork at Jackson Art Studio & Gallery.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read North Conway trip maker site .

Getting from Woodstock to North Conway by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in North Conway are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Portland.

Things to do in North Conway

#Nature, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Rocky Gorge, Echo Lake State Park, Jackson Art Studio & Gallery, Crawford Notch State Park
Highlights from your plan
Echo Lake State Park ©
Echo Lake State Park
Crawford Notch State Park ©
Crawford Notch State Park

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 20th (Mon): see what you can catch with a fishing tour and then kick back and relax at Casco Bay. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Tue): steep yourself in history at Wadsworth-Longfellow House, then stroll through Pine Point Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Higgins Beach.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Portland itinerary planning app .

Getting from North Conway to Portland by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. August in Portland sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 59°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Portsmouth.

Things to do in Portland

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Scarborough, Fishing Charters & Tours
Highlights from your plan
Casco Bay ©
Casco Bay
Pine Point Beach ©
Pine Point Beach
Higgins Beach ©
Higgins Beach

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Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a city in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, in the United States. On the 22nd (Wed), kick back and relax at Ogunquit Beach, then get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, and then explore the striking landscape at Perkins Cove. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Jenness State Beach, kick back and relax at Hampton Beach, and then stop by When Pigs Fly Company Store.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Portsmouth road trip app .

Traveling by car from Portland to Portsmouth takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Portsmouth sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 60°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can take a bus to Boston.

Things to do in Portsmouth

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Ogunquit, When Pigs Fly Company Store, Jenness State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Jenness State Beach ©
Jenness State Beach

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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.
On the 24th (Fri), wander the streets of Beacon Hill, wander the streets of Newbury Street, and then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Nahant Beach, take an in-depth tour of The House of the Seven Gables, and then wander the streets of Waterfront.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Boston tour planner.

Take a bus from Portsmouth to Boston in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In August in Boston, expect temperatures between 81°F during the day and 65°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Provincetown.

Things to do in Boston

#Neighborhoods, #Museums, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Nahant Beach, The House of the Seven Gables
Highlights from your plan
Newbury Street ©
Newbury Street
The House of the Seven Gables ©
The House of the Seven Gables
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts

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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 26th (Sun), kick back and relax at Long Point, then visit a coastal fixture at Highland Light, and then kick back and relax at Head of the Meadow Beach. Keep things going the next day: visit a coastal fixture at Nauset Lighthouse, then enjoy the sand and surf at Nauset Light Beach, and then get engrossed in the history at Chatham Marconi Maritime Center.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Provincetown online trip itinerary planner .

You can ride a ferry from Boston to Provincetown in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In August in Provincetown, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 62°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Nantucket.

Things to do in Provincetown

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Truro, Eastham, Chatham Marconi Maritime Center
Highlights from your plan
Head of the Meadow Beach ©
Head of the Meadow Beach
Long Point ©
Long Point
Nauset Lighthouse ©
Nauset Lighthouse

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Nantucket

Nantucket ©
Nantucket is an island about 30mi by ferry south from Cape Cod, in the American state of Massachusetts. On the 28th (Tue), enjoy the sea views from Sankaty Head Lighthouse, then see the interesting displays at Whaling Museum, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Jetties Beach. On your second day here, get to know the fascinating history of Altar Rock, see the interesting displays at Nantucket Lightship Basket Museum, then contemplate the long history of Greater Light, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Nobadeer.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Nantucket online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by combination of taxi and ferry from Provincetown to Nantucket takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In August in Nantucket, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 63°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel to Chilmark.

Things to do in Nantucket

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Whaling Museum ©
Whaling Museum
Sankaty Head Lighthouse ©
Sankaty Head Lighthouse
Jetties Beach ©
Jetties Beach

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Chilmark

Chilmark ©
Chilmark is a town located on Martha's Vineyard in Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States. On the 30th (Thu), visit a coastal fixture at Aquinnah Lighthouse, stroll through Inkwell Beach, and then see the interesting displays at Cottage Museum.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Chilmark travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Nantucket to Chilmark by car takes about 3 hours. In August, daytime highs in Chilmark are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chilmark

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Oak Bluffs, Aquinnah Lighthouse, Lambert's Cove Beach
Highlights from your plan
Inkwell Beach ©
Inkwell Beach
Lambert's Cove Beach ©
Lambert's Cove Beach
Cottage Museum ©
Cottage Museum