22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip itinerary planner
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Boston
— 2 nights
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Salem
— 2 nights
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Lowell
— 1 night
Drive
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Burlington
— 1 night
Drive
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Kittery
— 1 night
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Freeport
— 2 nights
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Kennebunkport
— 2 nights
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Portsmouth
— 1 night
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Edgartown
— 1 night
Bus to Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA, Ferry to Nantucket
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Nantucket
— 2 nights
Ferry to Hyannis, MA, Taxi to Provincetown
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Provincetown
— 4 nights
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Providence
— 2 nights
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Boston — 2 nights

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.
Boston is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden, visit North End, get advice or help at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Freedom Trail.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Boston road trip planning tool.

Paris, France to Boston is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -6 hour difference. Traveling from Paris in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Boston, with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to drive to Salem.
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Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Salem — 2 nights

Best known for its 1692 witch trials, Salem has a number of significant historical sites, a bustling downtown, and many witch-themed attractions.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): examine the collection at Salem Witch Museum, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then stroll around Salem Common. On the 1st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: gain insight with Salem Food Tours, get engrossed in the history at The House of the Seven Gables, then steep yourself in history at Salem Maritime National Historic Site, and finally walk around Salem Witch Trials Memorial.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Salem trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Boston to Salem in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Salem can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to go by car to Lowell.
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Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks
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Lowell — 1 night

Lowell is a city in the U.S. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lowell National Historical Park.

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Traveling by car from Salem to Lowell takes an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Lowell can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Burlington.
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Burlington — 1 night

Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Vermont and the seat of Chittenden County. On the 3rd (Wed), get a taste of the local shopping with Church Street Marketplace, stroll through Burlington Bike Path, and then walk around Waterfront Park.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Burlington day trip planner.

You can drive from Lowell to Burlington in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in August, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kittery.
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Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Shopping

Kittery — 1 night

Kittery is a town in York County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): learn about all things military at Kittery Historical & Naval Museum, look for gifts at Yummies Candy and Nuts, then walk around Fort McClary State Historic Site, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Tributary Brewing.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Kittery trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Burlington to Kittery takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to drive to Freeport.
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Parks · Museums · Shopping · Breweries & Distilleries
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Freeport — 2 nights

Freeport is a town in Cumberland County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): go for a walk through Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens and then enjoy the sand and surf at Popham Beach State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sat): indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, then get up close to creatures of the deep with Cap'n Fish's Cruises, and then enjoy the sea views from Burnt Island Lighthouse.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Freeport online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Kittery to Freeport takes 1.5 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Freeport when traveling from Kittery in August, with lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can go by car to Kennebunkport.
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Kennebunkport — 2 nights

Kennebunkport is a town in York County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Perkins Cove, get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, and then kick back and relax at Ogunquit Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Mon): get outside with Fisherman's Walk, then visit a coastal fixture at Nubble Lighthouse, then enjoy the sand and surf at Wells Beach, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Kennebunkport online visit planner.

You can drive from Freeport to Kennebunkport in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Portsmouth.
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Portsmouth — 1 night

Portsmouth is a city in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, in the United States. On the 9th (Tue), stroll through Hampton Beach State Park and then indulge your taste buds at New Hampshire Brews Cruise.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Portsmouth trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Kennebunkport to Portsmouth in an hour. Another option is to do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Kennebunkport in August since evenings lows in Portsmouth dip to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Edgartown.
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Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Parks · Outdoors
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Edgartown — 1 night

Edgartown is a town located on Martha's Vineyard in Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): make a trip to Flying Horses Carousel, then admire the landmark architecture of Trinity Park Tabernacle, then tee off at Farm Neck Golf Club, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Old Whaling Church.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Edgartown trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Portsmouth to Edgartown in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in August, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Nantucket.
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Historic Sites · Outdoors · Golf
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Nantucket — 2 nights

Nantucket is an island about 30mi by ferry south from Cape Cod, in the American state of Massachusetts. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Whaling Museum, then tee off at Miacomet Golf Club, and then kick back and relax at Jetties Beach. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum, visit a coastal fixture at Great Point Light, and then kick back and relax at Surfside Beach.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Nantucket trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Edgartown to Nantucket by combination of bus and ferry takes about 2.5 hours. August in Nantucket sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Provincetown.
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Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums

Provincetown — 4 nights

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Provincetown: Eastham (Nauset Light Beach & Coast Guard Beach) and Nauset Beach (in Orleans). Spend the 14th (Sun) exploring nature at Cape Cod National Seashore. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Marconi Beach, see the interesting displays at Provincetown Art Association and Museum, stroll through Race Point Beach, and appreciate the history behind Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Provincetown trip planner.

Getting from Nantucket to Provincetown by combination of ferry and taxi takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus. In August in Provincetown, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Providence.
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Providence — 2 nights

Providence has undergone a major upgrade in recent years, transforming from a rough-around-the-edges industrial city into an epicenter of culture.
On the 17th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Battleship Cove, then steep yourself in history at Lizzie Borden House, and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Providence travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Provincetown to Providence takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to fly back home.
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United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Historic Sites · Nightlife
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.
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Vermont travel guide

4.5
Gift & Specialty Shops · Ski Areas · Historic Sites
The Green Mountain State
Known for its autumn foliage and maple syrup, Vermont is one of the country's smallest states in terms of both population and geographic area. Despite its small size and mostly rural character, the state boasts many picturesque places to visit, including Lake Champlain, one of the nation's largest freshwater bodies. Split in half by the Green Mountains--a popular holiday destination for hiking and skiing--Vermont features a rolling landscape dotted with farms and quaint towns known for their family-run inns, antique shops, and restaurants. Be sure to explore the state's many wild areas while on vacation, but beware of the so-called "mud season," a period of a few weeks when the state's unpaved roads become undrivable due to spring thaw.
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Martha's Vineyard travel guide

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Beaches · Lighthouses · Landmarks
Martha's Vineyard is an island located south of Cape Cod in Massachusetts that is known for being an affluent summer colony. It includes the smaller Chappaquiddick Island which is usually connected to the Vineyard, though storms and hurricanes have been known to separate the two. The last such separation of the islands was in 2007 and the two islands are again connected as of April 2, 2015.It is the 58th largest island in the United States, with a land area of 100sqmi, and the third largest on the East Coast of the United States, after Long Island and Mount Desert Island. The island constitutes the bulk of Dukes County, Massachusetts, which also includes the Elizabeth Islands and the island of Nomans Land.The Vineyard was home to one of the earliest known deaf communities in the United States; consequently, a special sign language developed on the island called Martha's Vineyard Sign Language (MVSL).The 2010 census reported a year-round population of 16,535 residents, although the summer population can swell to more than 100,000 people. About 56% of the Vineyard's 14,621 homes are seasonally occupied.

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Cape Cod travel guide

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Beaches · Dolphin & Whale Watching · Specialty Museums
Located on the southern shore of Massachusetts, Cape Cod contains some 15 towns and two islands. The arm-shaped peninsula is a popular holiday destination throughout the year because of its historical attractions, art galleries, award-winning restaurants, and a scenic coastline dotted by sandy beaches. Start your sightseeing in Provincetown, located at the very tip of the cape and famous for being the site of the first Pilgrims' landing in 1620. From there you can hit up all of the Cape's other small towns, renowned for their comfortable bed and breakfasts and distinctive cuisine of fresh fish and oyster dishes. This maritime community features more than a dozen lighthouses. Part of experiencing the Cape means a trip to its two islands--which showcase several lighthouses and numerous restaurants.
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