44 days in United States Itinerary

44 days in United States Itinerary

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Drive to Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Fly to Seattle Tacoma International Airport, Drive to Cannon Beach
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Cannon Beach
— 1 night
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Portland
— 3 nights
Fly
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Yellowstone National Park
— 7 nights
Fly
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Chicago
— 4 nights
Fly
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Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
Fly
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Boston
— 5 nights
Drive
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Sandwich
— 2 nights
Drive
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Provincetown
— 3 nights
Fly
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New York City
— 6 nights
Fly
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Washington DC
— 5 nights
Fly
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Bryson City
— 4 nights
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Atlanta
— 1 night
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Cannon Beach

— 1 night
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): immerse yourself in nature at Ecola State Park. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Cannon Beach and then admire the majestic nature at Oswald West State Park.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Cannon Beach day trip planning site.

Thomaston to Cannon Beach is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 3 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Thomaston in August: high temperatures in Cannon Beach hover around 71°F and lows are around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

Portland

— 3 nights

City of Roses

A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Explore Portland's surroundings by going to Dundee (Sokol Blosser Winery & Lange Estate Winery & Vineyards), Cellar Door Wine Tours (in Lafayette) and Adelsheim Vineyard (in Newberg). There's still lots to do: head outdoors with Portland Timbers, stop by Powell's City of Books, take in nature's colorful creations at Lan Su Chinese Garden, and wander the streets of Ladd's Addition.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Portland holiday builder app.

Drive from Cannon Beach to Portland in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Cannon Beach in August, expect nights in Portland to be about the same, around 60°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 85°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to fly to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Portland

Wineries · Tours · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Yellowstone National Park

— 7 nights

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Venture out of the city with trips to Grand Teton National Park (Teton Park Road & 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive). And it doesn't end there: indulge in some personalized pampering at Boiling River, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, tour the pleasant surroundings at Hayden Valley, and explore the striking landscape at Lower Geyser Basin.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Portland to Yellowstone National Park by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. When traveling from Portland in August, plan for little chillier days in Yellowstone National Park, with highs around 70°F, while nights are cooler with lows around 38°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight to Chicago.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Chicago

— 4 nights

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, meet the residents at Shedd Aquarium, admire the striking features of Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, and stroll around Millennium Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Chicago tour builder app.

You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to Chicago in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, taxi, and train. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Chicago, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Chicago, with highs around 83°F, while nights are warmer with lows around 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Niagara Falls

— 2 nights

Honeymoon Capital of the World

The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S. half of the famous waterfall that straddles the border between Canada and the United States.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): head outdoors with Niagara Jet Adventures, Head underground at Cave of the Winds, and then admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Niagara Power Project Visitors Center, then stroll the grounds of Forest Lawn, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Our Lady of Victory National Shrine & Basilica.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Niagara Falls driving holiday website.

Fly from Chicago to Niagara Falls in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Niagara Falls due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Chicago in August, expect little chillier with lows of 61°F in Niagara Falls. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to fly to Boston.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Boston

— 5 nights

Beantown

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Boston side-trips: Marginal Way Walkway (in Ogunquit), North Hampton State Beach (in North Hampton) and Gray's Beach (in Yarmouth Port). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Corporation Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at West Dennis Beach, stroll the grounds of Mount Auburn Cemetery, and get engrossed in the history at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Boston trip itinerary builder website.

You can fly from Niagara Falls to Boston in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Boston can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can drive to Sandwich.

Things to do in Boston

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Sandwich

— 2 nights
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): get up close to creatures of the deep with Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises, then stroll through Craigville Beach, and then explore the activities along Cape Cod Canal. Here are some ideas for day two: engage your brain at Sandwich Glass Museum, then steep yourself in history at Highfield Hall & Gardens, then enjoy the sand and surf at Old Silver Beach, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at Shining Sea Bikeway.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Sandwich online trip builder.

You can drive from Boston to Sandwich in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Sandwich, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 61°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Provincetown.

Things to do in Sandwich

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Provincetown

— 3 nights

Birthplace of American Liberty

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Coast Guard Beach (in Eastham) and Nauset Beach (in Orleans). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Cape Cod National Seashore, get a sense of history and politics at Provincetown Town Hall, admire the masterpieces at Provincetown Art Association and Museum, and examine the collection at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Provincetown online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Sandwich to Provincetown by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in August, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Provincetown

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

New York City

— 6 nights

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: walk around Central Park, take in the pleasant sights at The High Line, don't miss a visit to Grand Central Terminal, and take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the New York City trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Provincetown to New York City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of ferry and flight; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Provincetown in August, with highs in New York City at 84°F and lows at 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to fly to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Parks · Tours · Neighborhoods

Washington DC

— 5 nights
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Sagamore Spirit Distillery (in Baltimore) and M/V Bay Breeze of Chesapeake City (in Chesapeake City). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Washington National Cathedral, appreciate the history behind Washington Monument, and get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Washington DC online journey planner.

Getting from New York City to Washington DC by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Washington DC are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Bryson City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Bryson City

— 4 nights
The location of an old Cherokee village, Bryson City embraces a quiet side of the Great Smoky Mountains.
Get out of town with these interesting Bryson City side-trips: Crane Creek Vineyards (in Young Harris) and Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Mount LeConte, Newfound Gap Road, &more). There's more to do: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Bryson City trip planner.

Getting from Washington DC to Bryson City by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Bryson City when traveling from Washington DC in September, with lows around 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can fly to Atlanta.

Things to do in Bryson City

Parks · Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Nature

Side Trips

Atlanta

— 1 night

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour and then admire the striking features of Fox Theatre.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Atlanta trip tool.

Getting from Bryson City to Atlanta by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and subway. Traveling from Bryson City in September, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 67°F in Atlanta. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Atlanta

Nightlife · Tours

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · History Museums
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.

Cape Cod travel guide

4.4
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.