7 days in United States Itinerary

7 days in United States Itinerary

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7 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
Drive:  2​h 45​min
1
Mystic
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Newport
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Boston
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Portland
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
North Conway
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
6
Burlington
— 1 night
+2
Fly + bus + train:  6​h 30​min
7
Niagara Falls
— 1 day
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  5​h
End: New York City

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Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
On the 17th (Wed), see the interesting displays at The Submarine Force Museum, visit a coastal fixture at New London Ledge Light, and then steep yourself in history at Olde Mistick Village.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Mystic itinerary maker website .

New York City to Mystic is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from New York City in October: high temperatures in Mystic hover around 65°F and lows are around 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Mystic

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

The Submarine Force Museum, New London Ledge Light
Highlights from your plan
Olde Mistick Village ©
Olde Mistick Village
The Submarine Force Museum ©
The Submarine Force Museum
New London Ledge Light ©
New London Ledge Light

1
night
Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Fort Adams State Park, contemplate the long history of Marble House, then admire the striking features of The Elms, and finally catch all the local highlights with Sightsailing of Newport.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Newport tour builder tool .

Drive from Mystic to Newport in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In October in Newport, expect temperatures between 64°F during the day and 50°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can go by car to Boston.

Things to do in Newport

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
The Elms ©
The Elms
Marble House ©
Marble House
Fort Adams State Park ©
Fort Adams State Park

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): pause for some photo ops at New England Holocaust Memorial, then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Freedom Trail.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Boston trip planner .

Drive from Newport to Boston in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
New England Holocaust Memorial ©
New England Holocaust Memorial

1
night
Portland

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.
On the 20th (Sat), wander the streets of Old Port, get engrossed in the history at Victoria Mansion, then admire the masterpieces at Portland Museum of Art, and finally see the interesting displays at Portland Head Light.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Portland driving holiday site .

You can drive from Boston to Portland in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Portland when traveling from Boston in October, with lows around 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can go by car to North Conway.

Things to do in Portland

Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Portland Head Light
Highlights from your plan
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light
Portland Museum of Art ©
Portland Museum of Art
Old Port ©
Old Port

1
night
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 21st (Sun), look and learn at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, take in the dramatic scenery at Diana's Baths, then explore the striking landscape at Cathedral Ledge, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Black Cap Hiking Trail.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our North Conway trip planning site .

You can drive from Portland to North Conway in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. October in North Conway sees daily highs of 62°F and lows of 45°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to drive to Burlington.

Things to do in North Conway

Nature Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Diana's Baths ©
Diana's Baths
Black Cap Hiking Trail ©
Black Cap Hiking Trail

1
night
Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Burlington Bike Path, then see the interesting displays at Shelburne Museum, and then contemplate the long history of Shelburne Farms.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Burlington trip planner .

You can drive from North Conway to Burlington in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. In October in Burlington, expect temperatures between 62°F during the day and 44°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Burlington

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trip

Shelburne
Highlights from your plan
Shelburne Farms ©
Shelburne Farms
Shelburne Museum ©
Shelburne Museum

1
day
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): make a trip to Old Fort Niagara, explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Niagara Falls planning site .

You can do a combination of flight and train from Burlington to Niagara Falls in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daily temperatures in Niagara Falls can reach 63°F, while at night they dip to 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Old Fort Niagara
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Old Fort Niagara ©
Old Fort Niagara

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