8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Providence
— Few hours
2
Mystic
— 1 night
3
Newport
— 1 night
4
Portsmouth
— 1 night
5
Portland
— 1 night
6
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 1 night
7
North Conway
— 1 night
8
Burlington
— 1 night

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Providence

Providence ©
Providence has undergone a major upgrade in recent years, transforming from a rough-around-the-edges industrial city into an epicenter of culture.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at RISD Museum.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Providence road trip app.

Charleston to Providence is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Charleston in August, things will get little chillier in Providence: highs are around 82°F and lows about 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can go by car to Mystic.

Things to do in Providence

Museums
Highlights from your plan
RISD Museum ©
RISD Museum

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night
Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): examine the collection at Mystic Seaport Museum, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Mystic Aquarium, and then steep yourself in history at Olde Mistick Village.

To find reviews and tourist information, read our Mystic trip planning tool.

Getting from Providence to Mystic by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. In August, daytime highs in Mystic are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Mystic

Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum
Mystic Aquarium ©
Mystic Aquarium
Olde Mistick Village ©
Olde Mistick Village

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night
Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
On the 31st (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Catholic Church, then examine the collection at The Breakers, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Cliff Walk, and finally take a memorable drive along Ocean Drive Historic District.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Newport trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Mystic to Newport takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In August in Newport, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 63°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can drive to Portsmouth.

Things to do in Newport

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
The Breakers ©
The Breakers
Cliff Walk ©
Cliff Walk
Ocean Drive Historic District ©
Ocean Drive Historic District

1
night
Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a city in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, in the United States. Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): visit a coastal fixture at Nubble Lighthouse, appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway, and then explore the striking landscape at Perkins Cove.

For where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Portsmouth trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Newport to Portsmouth in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August in Portsmouth, expect temperatures between 80°F during the day and 60°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can drive to Portland.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Nubble Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Perkins Cove ©
Perkins Cove
Nubble Lighthouse ©
Nubble Lighthouse

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): visit a coastal fixture at Portland Head Light, then explore the world behind art at Portland Museum of Art, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Allagash Brewing Company, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at Beth Condon Pathway.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Portland sightseeing website.

Traveling by car from Portsmouth to Portland takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Portland

Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Portland Head Light, Beth Condon Pathway
Highlights from your plan
Allagash Brewing Company ©
Allagash Brewing Company
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light
Portland Museum of Art ©
Portland Museum of Art

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night
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): examine the collection at The Seal Cove Auto Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Saviour's Church :, then look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Bar Harbor online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Portland to Bar Harbor takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a daytime high around 70°F in September, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to go by car to North Conway.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Cadillac Mountain, The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Seal Cove Auto Museum ©
The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Shore Path ©
Shore Path

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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): look and learn at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, then take in the dramatic scenery at Diana's Baths, and then take a memorable drive along Kancamagus Highway.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the North Conway trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Bar Harbor to North Conway in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and car. In September in North Conway, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 54°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can drive to Burlington.

Things to do in North Conway

Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Kancamagus Highway ©
Kancamagus Highway
Diana's Baths ©
Diana's Baths

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night
Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. On the 5th (Sat), stroll through Burlington Bike Path, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Church Street Marketplace, and then see the interesting displays at Shelburne Museum.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Burlington attractions planner.

Traveling by car from North Conway to Burlington takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. In September in Burlington, expect temperatures between 75°F during the day and 53°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Burlington

Outdoors · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Shelburne Museum
Highlights from your plan
Burlington Bike Path ©
Burlington Bike Path
Church Street Marketplace ©
Church Street Marketplace
Shelburne Museum ©
Shelburne Museum

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