35 days in United States Itinerary

35 days in United States Itinerary

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35 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Fly + bus:  9​h
1
Boston
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Portsmouth
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
North Conway
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Franconia
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Burlington
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
6
Hanover
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Manchester
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
8
Brattleboro
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
9
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
Drive:  9​h
10
Sandwich
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
11
Boston
— 2 nights
train:  4​h
12
New York City
— 8 nights
train:  4​h 30​min
13
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
14
Chicago
— 2 nights
Fly + shuttle:  8​h 45​min
15
Monterey
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
16
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Vancouver


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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.
Visit The House of the Seven Gables and Freedom Trail for their historical value. Museum of Fine Arts and Beacon Hill are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Gloucester) and Halibut Point State Park (in Rockport). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Waterfront, don't miss a visit to Newbury Street, and appreciate the history behind New England Holocaust Memorial.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Boston vacation planner .

Vancouver, Canada to Boston is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Vancouver to Boston due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Vancouver in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in Boston, with highs around 20°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to take a bus to Portsmouth.

Things to do in Boston

Wildlife Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Halibut Point State Park, Dolphin & Whale Watching, The House of the Seven Gables
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Waterfront ©
Waterfront
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts

1
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Portsmouth

Portsmouth
Portsmouth is a city in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, in the United States. To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Portsmouth day trip app .

Traveling by bus from Boston to Portsmouth takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Boston in October, expect little chillier with lows of 7°C in Portsmouth. On the 8th (Mon), you're off toNorth Conway.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Parks Outdoors Tours

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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.
On the 8th (Mon), take in the dramatic scenery at Echo Lake State Park and then admire all the interesting features of Kancamagus Highway.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our North Conway day trip planning app .

You can drive from Portsmouth to North Conway in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. October in North Conway sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to drive to Franconia.

Things to do in North Conway

Scenic Drive Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Echo Lake State Park
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Kancamagus Highway ©
Kancamagus Highway
Echo Lake State Park ©
Echo Lake State Park

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night
Franconia

Franconia ©
Franconia is a town in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States. On the 9th (Tue), explore the striking landscape at Flume Gorge, then look for all kinds of wild species at Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves, and then do a tasting at Seven Birches Winery. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium and then admire the sheer force of Crawford Notch State Park.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Franconia trip maker app .

Getting from North Conway to Franconia by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Franconia when traveling from North Conway in October, with lows around 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to Burlington.

Things to do in Franconia

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium, Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves, Seven Birches Winery, Crawford Notch State Park
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Flume Gorge ©
Flume Gorge
Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves ©
Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium ©
Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium

1
night
Burlington

Burlington
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Burlington trip planner .

Traveling by car from Franconia to Burlington takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Franconia in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Burlington, with lows of 7°C. On the 11th (Thu), you'll travel to Hanover.

Things to do in Burlington

Parks Outdoors Nature

1
night
Hanover

Hanover
Hanover is a town along the Connecticut River in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States. On the 11th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site, contemplate the long history of President Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site, and then trek along Deer Leap Trail.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Hanover road trip website .

Traveling by car from Burlington to Hanover takes 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Hanover can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. On the 12th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Manchester.

Things to do in Hanover

Historic Sites Parks Trails

Side Trips

Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site, Deer Leap Trail, Vermont Toy Museum, AVA Gallery and Art Center, President Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site
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Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site ©
Deer Leap Trail ©
Deer Leap Trail

1
night
Manchester

Manchester ©
Manchester is a town in, and one of two shire towns (county seats) of, Bennington County, Vermont, United States. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): get a taste of the local shopping with Epoch - 18 Vermont Artisans.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Manchester trip maker app .

You can drive from Hanover to Manchester in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in October, and nighttime lows around 5°C. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Brattleboro.

Things to do in Manchester

Shopping Museums
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Dutton Farm Stand ©
Dutton Farm Stand

1
night
Brattleboro

Brattleboro ©
Brattleboro, originally Brattleborough, is a town in Windham County, Vermont, United States. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Historic Deerfield and then see the interesting displays at Montague Bookmill.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Brattleboro vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Manchester to Brattleboro takes 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Brattleboro can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Brattleboro

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Historic Deerfield, The Art of Humor Gallery, Montague Bookmill, Great Falls Discovery Center, Slate Covered Bridge
Highlights from your plan
Montague Bookmill ©
Montague Bookmill
Historic Deerfield ©
Historic Deerfield
Slate Covered Bridge ©
Slate Covered Bridge

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Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
On the 15th (Mon), take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls, then get engrossed in the history at Pierce-Arrow Museum, and then immerse yourself in nature at Devil's Hole State Park.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Niagara Falls trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Brattleboro to Niagara Falls. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Niagara Falls when traveling from Brattleboro in October, with lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Sandwich.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Pierce-Arrow Museum
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Devil's Hole State Park ©
Devil's Hole State Park
Pierce-Arrow Museum ©
Pierce-Arrow Museum

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Sandwich

Sandwich ©
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Plimoth Plantation and Heritage Museums & Gardens will appeal to museum buffs. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Edward Gorey House and Green Briar Nature Center and Jam Kitchen. Take a break from Sandwich with a short trip to Gray's Beach in Yarmouth Port, about 32 minutes away. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Sandwich Glass Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Cape Cod Canal, contemplate the long history of Hoxie House, and take a tour of Mayflower II.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Sandwich trip itinerary app .

Traveling by combination of train, flight, and bus from Niagara Falls to Sandwich takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and car; or drive. October in Sandwich sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a bus to Boston.

Things to do in Sandwich

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Plymouth, Yarmouth Port, Craigville Beach, Cape Cod Canal
Highlights from your plan
Plimoth Plantation ©
Plimoth Plantation
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens

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Boston

Boston ©
On the 19th (Fri), get engrossed in the history at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, look for all kinds of wild species at Blue Hills Reservation, and then wander the streets of North End. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: ponder the world of politics at Old State House, steep yourself in history at The Paul Revere House, then witness the site of a historic battle at Minute Man National Historical Park, and finally take in the views from North Bridge.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Boston trip itinerary builder tool .

You can take a bus from Sandwich to Boston in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Concord, Blue Hills Reservation
Highlights from your plan
North End ©
North End
Old State House ©
Old State House

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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Quogue Wildlife Refuge and Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge. 9/11 Memorial and New York Public Library are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from New York City: Marshall's Farm Market (in Delaware), Peconic River Herb Farm (in Calverton) and Worthington State Forest (in Columbia). There's much more to do: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, admire the sheer force of Bushkill Falls, immerse yourself in nature at Lovers Leap State Park, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the New York City trip builder app .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Boston to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Boston in October, expect New York City to be somewhat warmer, temps between 24°C and 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Bushkill Falls, Lovers Leap State Park, Soons Orchards & Farm Market, Worthington State Forest, Fire Island National Seashore
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral

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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.
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History has been added to your itinerary. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at National Gallery of Art and Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary. Get a sense of the local culture at National Air and Space Museum and National Portrait Gallery. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at The National Archives Museum, take a stroll through Old Town, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Capitol Hill.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Washington DC itinerary app .

Traveling by flight from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

Old Town, Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Old Town ©
Old Town

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): hike along Cowles Bog, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Millennium Park, and then take a stroll through The Loop. On the 2nd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hike along Little Red Schoolhouse and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Michigan.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Chicago trip planner.

You can fly from Washington DC to Chicago in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC to Chicago, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Washington DC in November, things will get a bit cooler in Chicago: highs are around 11°C and lows about 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Monterey.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Trails Wildlife

Side Trips

Little Red Schoolhouse, Lake Michigan, Cowles Bog
Highlights from your plan
Cowles Bog ©
Cowles Bog
Lake Michigan ©
Lake Michigan
The Loop ©
The Loop

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Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): browse the exhibits of Carmel Mission, then immerse yourself in nature at Point Lobos State Reserve, then enjoy the sea views from Point Pinos Lighthouse, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard. On your second day here, play a few rounds at Pebble Beach Golf Links, then take in the spiritual surroundings of San Carlos Borromeo de Carmelo Mission, and then take in the exciting artwork at Coast Gallery Big Sur.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Monterey online trip maker .

Getting from Chicago to Monterey by combination of flight and shuttle takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, subway, and shuttle; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Chicago to Monterey due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Chicago in November, expect Monterey to be somewhat warmer, temps between 21°C and 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to San Francisco.

Things to do in Monterey

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Carmel, Pacific Grove, Pebble Beach Golf Links, Coast Gallery Big Sur
Highlights from your plan
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pebble Beach Golf Links ©
Pebble Beach Golf Links

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 5th (Mon), hike along Mori Point. On the next day, take in the awesome beauty at Twin Peaks, then browse the exhibits of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, and then immerse yourself in nature at Marin Headlands.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip itinerary site .

Drive from Monterey to San Francisco in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in San Francisco can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. You'll have a few hours on the 7th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Mori Point, Marin Headlands
Highlights from your plan
Marin Headlands ©
Marin Headlands
Cable Car Museum ©
Cable Car Museum
SS Jeremiah O'Brien ©
SS Jeremiah O'Brien

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