22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Baltimore
— 2 nights
2
Philadelphia
— 6 nights
3
New York City
— 6 nights
4
Boston
— 6 nights

2
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Baltimore

Baltimore ©
A major center for tourism and travel, Baltimore is famous as the city where amateur poet Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics for the United States' national anthem.
Explore hidden gems such as Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine and Fell's Point. Let the collections at National Air and Space Museum and National Portrait Gallery capture your imagination. Venture out of the city with trips to Annapolis (U.S. Naval Academy & Annapolis Historic District), Historical Society of Kent County (in Chestertown) and Old Town (in Alexandria). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Betterton Beach.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Baltimore trip itinerary planner.

Charlottesville to Baltimore is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Charlottesville in August, Baltimore is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Baltimore

Neighborhoods Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Annapolis, Washington DC, Historical Society of Kent County, Betterton Beach, Old Town
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Old Town ©
Old Town

6
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Philadelphia Museum of Art and Eastern State Penitentiary. Get in touch with nature at Sunset Beach and Cape May Carriage. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Philadelphia: Cape May (Emlen Physick Estate, World War II Lookout Tower, &more), Asa Packer Mansion (in Jim Thorpe) and No. 9 Coal Mine & Museum (in Lansford). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Barnes Foundation, get a sense of history and politics at City Hall Visitor Center, steep yourself in history at Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, and get to know the fascinating history of Independence Mall.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Philadelphia trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Baltimore to Philadelphia by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Philadelphia can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can catch the train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Cape May, Hawk Haven Vineyard and Winery, Sunset Beach, Asa Packer Mansion, No. 9 Coal Mine & Museum
Highlights from your plan
Eastern State Penitentiary ©
Eastern State Penitentiary
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Barnes Foundation ©
Barnes Foundation

6
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Black Creek Preserve and Ansonia Nature & Recreation Center. Take a break from the city and head to Shawangunk Grasslands National Wildlife Refuge and Steep Rock Reservation. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around New York City: Lakota Wolf Preserve (in Columbia), Sam's Point Preserve (in Cragsmoor) and Cornelia & Florence Bridge Nature Preserve (in Milford). There's lots more to do: pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, walk around Harrybrooke Park, look for gifts at HIckory Stick Bookshop, and delve into the lush surroundings at Black Rock Forest Consortium.

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You can take a train from Philadelphia to New York City in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Washington, Lakota Wolf Preserve, Ansonia Nature & Recreation Center, Black Rock Forest Consortium, Sam's Point Preserve
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Black Creek Preserve ©
Black Creek Preserve

6
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.
Museum of Fine Arts and Nubble Lighthouse are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Race Point Beach and Long Sands Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Tributary Brewing (in Kittery), Plimoth Plantation (in Plymouth) and Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum (in Provincetown). There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of The Elms, pause for some serene contemplation at Old North Church & Historic Site, explore the different monuments and memorials at Granary Burying Ground, and contemplate the long history of Marble House.

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Fly from New York City to Boston in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from New York City in August, expect slightly colder with lows of °F in Boston. You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

York, Newport, Provincetown, Tributary Brewing, Plimoth Plantation
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Nubble Lighthouse ©
Nubble Lighthouse
The Elms ©
The Elms