7 days in United States Itinerary

7 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Cincinnati
Fly + Train:  7 h
1
Niagara Falls
— 1 night
Fly:  8 h
2
Acadia National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Portland
— Few hours
Fly:  4 h 45 min
4
New York City
— 1 night
Train:  3 h 30 min
5
Washington DC
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
6
Shenandoah National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h 45 min
7
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: Cincinnati

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Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Planning Niagara Falls trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Cincinnati to Niagara Falls is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Cincinnati in September, you will find days in Niagara Falls are little chillier (75°F), and nights are about the same (55°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Acadia National Park.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Tours
Highlights from your plan
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Maid of the Mist
Maid of the Mist
Bridal Veil Falls
Bridal Veil Falls

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Acadia National Park

Acadia National Park
The first national park east of the Mississippi River, Acadia National Park draws visitors with its rugged landscape of ocean shoreline, low-slung granite mountains, dense woodlands, and pristine lakes.
For other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Acadia National Park trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Niagara Falls to Acadia National Park takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Niagara Falls in September, you will find days in Acadia National Park are little chillier (70°F), and nights are about the same (52°F). On the 7th (Mon), you'll travel to Portland.

Things to do in Acadia National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

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Portland

Maine's biggest and perhaps most vibrant city, Portland was established as a fishing village in 1633 and grew to become New England's largest port.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Portland holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Acadia National Park to Portland takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Portland can reach 73°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Portland

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Fishing Charters & Tours
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours

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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.
On the 8th (Tue), browse the exhibits of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, wander the streets of Times Square, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of World Trade Center Memorial Foundation, and finally browse the exhibits of 9/11 Memorial.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the New York City tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Portland to New York City takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Portland in September, expect New York City to be somewhat warmer, temps between 80°F and 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Times Square ©
Times Square

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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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, thenexamine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and then ponder the world of politics at White House.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by train from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In September in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 65°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to Shenandoah National Park.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
White House ©
White House

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Shenandoah National Park

Shenandoah National Park ©
Shenandoah National Park showcases a particularly scenic section of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): stroll through Limberlost Trail and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Old Rag Mountain Hike.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Shenandoah National Park fast, fun, and easy.

You can drive from Washington DC to Shenandoah National Park in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or fly. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Washington DC in September since evenings lows in Shenandoah National Park dip to 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Things to do in Shenandoah National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Old Rag Mountain Hike ©
Old Rag Mountain Hike
Limberlost Trail ©
Limberlost Trail

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Great Smoky Mountains National Park ©
Great Smoky Mountains National Park contains some of the highest mountains east of the Mississippi River, but it's the ease of access that makes this national park the United States' most visited.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Elkmont Ghost Town, thenstroll through Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail, and then take in the awesome beauty at Mount LeConte.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park trip planning site.

You can fly from Shenandoah National Park to Great Smoky Mountains National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. September in Great Smoky Mountains National Park sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 62°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Mount LeConte ©
Mount LeConte
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail ©
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail
Elkmont Ghost Town ©
Elkmont Ghost Town

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