23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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23 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Edinburgh
+2
Fly + bus + shuttle:  14​h 45​min
1
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
North Conway
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Boston
— 3 nights
ferry:  1​h 30​min
4
Provincetown
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Oak Bluffs
— 2 nights
ferry:  2​h
6
Montauk
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
New York City
— 6 nights
bus + Fly:  11​h 30​min
End: Edinburgh

2
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. On the 24th (Mon), see the interesting displays at The Seal Cove Auto Museum, then stop by Fiore Artisan Olive Oils and Vinegars, and then take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain. On the next day, go for a walk through Compass Harbor Trail, look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path, and then step off the mainland to explore Mount Desert Island.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Bar Harbor trip app .

Edinburgh, UK to Bar Harbor is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle; or fly. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Edinburgh to Bar Harbor due to the time zone difference. June in Bar Harbor sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to drive to North Conway.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

The Seal Cove Auto Museum, Cadillac Mountain
Highlights from your plan
The Seal Cove Auto Museum ©
The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Shore Path ©
Shore Path

2
nights
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 26th (Wed): look for gifts at Christmas Loft, get engrossed in the history at Wright Museum of WWII, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Allen Albee Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Thu): look and learn at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, admire the sheer force of Diana's Baths, and then kick back and relax at Echo Lake Beach.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the North Conway travel route builder .

You can drive from Bar Harbor to North Conway in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and car. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Bar Harbor in June; daily highs in North Conway reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Boston.

Things to do in North Conway

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Wolfeboro, Echo Lake Beach
Highlights from your plan
Echo Lake Beach ©
Echo Lake Beach
Wright Museum of WWII ©
Wright Museum of WWII
Diana's Baths ©
Diana's Baths

3
nights
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.
For shopping fun, head to Newbury Street or CambridgeSide. Take a break from the city and head to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Hampton Beach State Park. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, look for gifts at Brookline Booksmith, don't miss a visit to Faneuil Hall Marketplace, and get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Boston holiday builder website .

Traveling by car from North Conway to Boston takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to catch the ferry to Provincetown.

Things to do in Boston

Shopping Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

CambridgeSide, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Brookline Booksmith, Hampton Beach State Park
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Newbury Street ©
Newbury Street

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, then take in the exciting artwork at Cortile Gallery, and then take a memorable tour with Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: view the masterpieces at Charles-Baltivik Gallery and Sculpture Garden, then stroll through Herring Cove Beach, and then stroll through Race Point Beach.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Provincetown trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by ferry from Boston to Provincetown takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Provincetown can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Oak Bluffs.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Race Point Beach ©
Race Point Beach
Herring Cove Beach ©
Herring Cove Beach

2
nights
Oak Bluffs

Oak Bluffs ©
Oak Bluffs is a town located on the island of Martha's Vineyard in Dukes County, Massachusetts, United States. On the 4th (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at Katama Beach/ South Beach, then take in the dramatic natural features at Aquinnah Cliffs, and then wander the streets of Martha's Vineyard Camp meeting Association (MVCMA). Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Cottage Museum, then visit a coastal fixture at Edgartown Lighthouse, and then identify plant and animal life at Menemsha Hills.

To find out how to plan a trip to Oak Bluffs, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Provincetown to Oak Bluffs takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of flight and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Oak Bluffs can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to Montauk.

Things to do in Oak Bluffs

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Edgartown, Menemsha Hills, Aquinnah Cliffs
Highlights from your plan
Katama Beach/ South Beach ©
Katama Beach/ South Beach
Menemsha Hills ©
Menemsha Hills
Edgartown Lighthouse ©
Edgartown Lighthouse

3
nights
Montauk

Montauk
Montauk is a census-designated place (CDP) that includes the hamlet with the same name located in the town of East Hampton in Suffolk County, New York, on the eastern end of the South Shore of Long Island. On the 6th (Sat), identify plant and animal life at Napatree Point and then admire the majestic nature at Gillette Castle State Park. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Cooper's Beach, then take an in-depth tour of Southampton Arts Center, and then take a stroll through Main Beach.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Montauk driving holiday planner.

Traveling by ferry from Oak Bluffs to Montauk takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Montauk can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. On the 8th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to New York City.

Things to do in Montauk

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Southampton, Gillette Castle State Park, Main Beach, Napatree Point
Highlights from your plan
Napatree Point
Napatree Point
Gillette Castle State Park ©
Gillette Castle State Park
Cooper's Beach ©
Cooper's Beach

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.
Visiting Tribeca Sailing and Lido Beach will get you outdoors. We've included these beaches for you: Point Lookout Beach and Joel L. Lefkowitz Park at West Meadow Beach. The adventure continues: browse the exhibits of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, take in nature's colorful creations at Hallett Nature Sanctuary, get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Tiles For America.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our New York City route planner.

Getting from Montauk to New York City by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from Montauk, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in New York City, ranging from highs of 35°C to lows of 26°C. You'll set off for home on the 14th (Sun).

Things to do in New York City

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Lido Beach, Joel L. Lefkowitz Park at West Meadow Beach, Point Lookout Beach
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
American Museum of Natural History ©