52 days in United States Itinerary

52 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Stockholm
Fly + Drive:  22 h 30 min
1
Stockbridge
— 3 nights
Drive:  15 min
2
Lenox
— 4 nights
Drive:  15 min
3
Pittsfield
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Springfield
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h
5
Worcester
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Salem
— 4 nights
Drive:  45 min
7
Boston
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h
8
Plymouth
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h
9
Dennis
— 4 nights
Drive:  30 min
10
Chatham
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h
11
Provincetown
— 4 nights
Taxi + Ferry:  3 h 15 min
12
Nantucket
— 6 nights
Fly:  14 h 30 min
End: Stockholm

3
nights
Stockbridge

Stockbridge ©
Stockbridge is a town in Berkshire County in western Massachusetts, United States. Take a break from the city and head to Monument Mountain and White Memorial Conservation Center. You'll explore and learn at American Museum of Tort Law and Ozzie's Glass Gallery. Go for a jaunt from Stockbridge to Kinderhook to see Martin Van Buren National Historic Site about 40 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Naumkeag, contemplate the long history of Chesterwood Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of National Shrine of the Divine Mercy, and stop by Williams & Sons Country Store.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Stockbridge holiday builder site.

Stockholm, Sweden to Stockbridge is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -6 hour difference. While traveling from Stockholm, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Stockbridge, ranging from highs of 27°C to lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to drive to Lenox.

Things to do in Stockbridge

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

American Museum of Tort Law, White Memorial Conservation Center, Ozzie's Glass Gallery, Monument Mountain, Martin Van Buren National Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Naumkeag ©
Naumkeag
Martin Van Buren National Historic Site ©
Martin Van Buren National Historic Site
National Shrine of the Divine Mercy ©
National Shrine of the Divine Mercy

4
nights
Lenox

Lenox ©
Lenox is an affluent town in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site and Storm King Art Center. Visiting Kaaterskill Falls and Concepts of Art Lenox Judaica will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lenox: Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site (in Hyde Park), Lighthouse (in Saugerties) and Angry Orchard (in Walden). There's more to do: contemplate the long history of The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home and admire the landmark architecture of Ventfort Hall Mansion and Gilded Age Museum.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Lenox tour itinerary builder site.

Lenox is just a stone's throw from Stockbridge. In June, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can go by car to Pittsfield.

Things to do in Lenox

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Hyde Park, Kaaterskill Falls, Lighthouse, Angry Orchard, Storm King Art Center
Highlights from your plan
Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site ©
The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home ©
The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home
Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site ©

6
nights
Pittsfield

Pittsfield ©
Pittsfield is the largest city and the county seat of Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to MASS MoCA and Berkshire Museum. Hancock Shaker Village and Williams College Museum of Art are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Pittsfield: Mount Greylock State Reservation (in Lanesboro), Honora Winery & Vineyard (in Jacksonville) and Robert Frost Stone House Museum (in Shaftsbury). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Herman Melville's Arrowhead, identify plant and animal life at Equinox Preservation Trust, get engrossed in the history at Herman Melville Memorial Room, and explore the world behind art at Bennington Museum.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Pittsfield trip itinerary planning site.

Pittsfield is just a short distance from Lenox. June in Pittsfield sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Springfield.

Things to do in Pittsfield

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Manchester, Bennington, Williams College Museum of Art, Tallulah's Antiques & More, Green Mountain Adventure Challenge
Highlights from your plan
Mount Greylock State Reservation ©
Mount Greylock State Reservation
MASS MoCA ©
MASS MoCA
Hancock Shaker Village ©
Hancock Shaker Village

4
nights
Springfield

Springfield ©
Springfield is a city in western New England, and the seat of Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States. Step off the beaten path and head to Springfield Museums and Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art. Do some cultural sightseeing at Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History and Springfield Armory National Historic Site. Change things up with these side-trips from Springfield: Hammonasset Beach State Park (in Madison), Brignole Vineyards (in East Granby) and Yankee Candle Flagship Store (in South Deerfield). There's much more to do: examine the collection at New England Air Museum, admire the natural beauty at Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden, explore the world behind art at Smith College Museum of Art, and try your luck at MGM Springfield.

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Traveling by car from Pittsfield to Springfield takes 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can drive to Worcester.

Things to do in Springfield

Museums Childrens Museums Parks

Side Trips

Hammonasset Beach State Park, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Brignole Vineyards, Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, New England Air Museum
Highlights from your plan
Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History ©
Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History
Hammonasset Beach State Park ©
Hammonasset Beach State Park
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art ©
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

3
nights
Worcester

Worcester ©
Worcester is a city and the county seat of Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States. Get a sense of the local culture at Worcester Art Museum and Museum of Russian Icons. Get in touch with nature at Purgatory Chasm State Reservation and Monadnock State Park. Change things up with a short trip to Cathedral of the Pines in Rindge (about 1h 5 min away). It doesn't end there: savor the flavors at Nashoba Valley Winery and admire the striking features of Union Station.

Discover how to plan a Worcester trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Drive from Springfield to Worcester in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Worcester can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Salem.

Things to do in Worcester

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trips

Nashoba Valley Winery, Museum of Russian Icons, Monadnock State Park, Purgatory Chasm State Reservation, Cathedral of the Pines
Highlights from your plan
Worcester Art Museum ©
Worcester Art Museum
Museum of Russian Icons ©
Museum of Russian Icons
Purgatory Chasm State Reservation ©
Purgatory Chasm State Reservation

4
nights
Salem

Salem ©
Best known for its 1692 witch trials, Salem has a number of significant historical sites, a bustling downtown, and many witch-themed attractions.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Halibut Point State Park and Cape Ann Museum. You'll explore and learn at Count Orlok's Nightmare Gallery and The House of the Seven Gables. Venture out of the city with trips to Parker River National Wildlife Refuge (in Newburyport), Good Harbor Beach (in Gloucester) and Crane Beach (in Ipswich). And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Phillips House, stop by Crow Haven Corner, enjoy the sea views from Derby Wharf Light Station, and browse the exhibits of Gedney House.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Salem trip app.

You can drive from Worcester to Salem in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Boston.

Things to do in Salem

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gloucester, Chandler Hovey Park, Halibut Point State Park, Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Crane Beach
Highlights from your plan
Halibut Point State Park ©
Halibut Point State Park
Crane Beach ©
Crane Beach
Good Harbor Beach ©
Good Harbor Beach

4
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Freedom Trail and Strawbery Banke Museum. Museum of Fine Arts and Harvard Art Museums will appeal to museum buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Boston: DeCordova Sculpture Park & Museum (in Lincoln) and Marginal Way Walkway (in Ogunquit). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Captain Jackson’s Historic Chocolate Shop and the Printing Office of Edes and Gill, get a sense of history and politics at Massachusetts State House, explore the galleries of Old State House, and see the interesting displays at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Boston trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Salem to Boston takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Boston are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to drive to Plymouth.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Harvard Art Museums, DeCordova Sculpture Park & Museum, Strawbery Banke Museum, Marginal Way Walkway
Highlights from your plan
Strawbery Banke Museum ©
Strawbery Banke Museum
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway

4
nights
Plymouth

Plymouth ©
Rightly calling itself "America's Hometown," Plymouth holds a prominent place in the nation's history and culture as the site of the first Puritan colony.
Visiting National Monument to the Forefathers and Cape Cod Canal will get you outdoors. Museum-lovers will get to explore Lizzie Borden House and Pilgrim Hall Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Plymouth side-trips: Nobska Point Lighthouse (in Woods Hole), New Bedford Whaling Museum (in New Bedford) and Shining Sea Bikeway (in Falmouth). There's much more to do: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, contemplate the long history of Dexter’s Grist Mill, see the interesting displays at Heritage Museums & Gardens, and take an in-depth tour of The Jenney.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Plymouth driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Boston to Plymouth takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Plymouth are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Dennis.

Things to do in Plymouth

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sandwich, Falmouth, Cape Cod Canal, New Bedford Whaling Museum, Lizzie Borden House
Highlights from your plan
National Monument to the Forefathers ©
National Monument to the Forefathers
Lizzie Borden House ©
Lizzie Borden House
New Bedford Whaling Museum ©
New Bedford Whaling Museum

4
nights
Dennis

Dennis ©
Dennis is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States, located near the center of Cape Cod. Edward Gorey House and Salt Pond Visitor Center will appeal to museum buffs. Discover out-of-the-way places like Skaket Beach and Corporation Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dennis: Eastham (Coast Guard Beach & Fort Hill Rural Historic District). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Mayflower Beach, steep yourself in history at First Encounter Beach, stroll through West Dennis Beach, and get a taste of the local shopping with Addison Art Gallery.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Dennis online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Plymouth to Dennis takes an hour. In July in Dennis, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Chatham.

Things to do in Dennis

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Eastham, Orleans, Bass River Beach, Edward Gorey House, Seagull Beach
Highlights from your plan
Skaket Beach ©
Skaket Beach
Mayflower Beach ©
Mayflower Beach
Coast Guard Beach ©
Coast Guard Beach

4
nights
Chatham

Chatham ©
Chatham is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States, Barnstable County being coextensive with Cape Cod. You'll get in some beach time at Nauset Beach and Ridgevale Beach. Discover out-of-the-way places like Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge and Maps of Antiquity. The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Chatham Marconi Maritime Center, walk around Kate Gould Park, see the interesting displays at Chatham Shark Center, and enjoy the sand and surf at Chatham Lighthouse Beach.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Chatham visit planning website.

Chatham is just a stone's throw from Dennis. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in July, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Provincetown.

Things to do in Chatham

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Nickerson State Park, Nauset Beach, Red River Beach
Highlights from your plan
Chatham Marconi Maritime Center ©
Chatham Marconi Maritime Center
Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach
Harding Beach ©
Harding Beach

4
nights
Provincetown

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Herring Cove Beach and Cape Cod National Seashore. Visiting Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary and Fishing Charters & Tours will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: hike along Cape Cod Provincelands Trail, pause for some photo ops at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, get a sense of history and politics at Provincetown Town Hall, and enjoy the sand and surf at Long Point.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Provincetown day trip tool.

Drive from Chatham to Provincetown in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Provincetown, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Nantucket.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Wellfleet, Fishing Charters & Tours, Cape Cod National Seashore
Highlights from your plan
Cape Cod Provincelands Trail ©
Cape Cod Provincelands Trail
Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary

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Nantucket

Nantucket ©
Nantucket is an island about 30mi by ferry south from Cape Cod, in the American state of Massachusetts. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Cisco Brewers and Brant Point Lighthouse. Sankaty Head Lighthouse and Great Point Light will appeal to history buffs. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Siasconset Beach, stroll through Madaket Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at St Paul's Episcopal Church, and get engrossed in the history at Egan Maritime's Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Nantucket sightseeing planning website.

You can do a combination of taxi and ferry from Provincetown to Nantucket in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in July, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nantucket

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Cisco Brewers ©
Cisco Brewers
Sankaty Head Lighthouse ©
Sankaty Head Lighthouse
Madaket Beach ©
Madaket Beach