7 days in United States Itinerary

7 days in United States Itinerary

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7 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Birmingham
Fly:  7​h
1
Portland
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
2
Boston
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  3​h 15​min
3
New York City
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
4
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Birmingham


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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.
To find ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Portland day trip planning tool .

Birmingham to Portland is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Birmingham to Portland, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Birmingham in June, with highs in Portland at 73°F and lows at 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Boston.

Things to do in Portland

Museums

Side Trip

Portland Head Light
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Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light

2
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.
On the next day, browse the different shops at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, and then explore and take pictures at Fenway Park.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Boston visit planner.

You can drive from Portland to Boston in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Portland in June since evenings lows in Boston dip to 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden

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nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): steep yourself in history at 9/11 Memorial and then don't miss a visit to Central Park. On the next day, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our New York City day trip planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Boston to New York City in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. On the 14th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a bus to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

2
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): get a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall and then contemplate the long history of Powel House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Liberty Bell Center, then explore the world behind art at Philadelphia Museum of Art, and then admire the local landmark of Longwood Gardens.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Philadelphia day trip planning app .

Take a bus from New York City to Philadelphia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In June, daily temperatures in Philadelphia can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks Nightlife Classes

Side Trip

Longwood Gardens
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Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Rodin Museum ©
Rodin Museum

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