8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Algonquin
Drive:  13 h 15 min
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Albany
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
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New York City
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 30 min
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Old Orchard Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
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Portland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Salem
— 1 night
Drive:  16 h 15 min
End: Algonquin

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Albany

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Albany is the capital of the U.S. On the 19th (Sun), make a trip to Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller Empire State Plaza and then learn more about the world around you at New York State Museum.

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Algonquin to Albany is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Algonquin to Albany, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in Albany are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to New York City.

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New York State Museum

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New York City

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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 20th (Mon), steep yourself in history at 9/11 Memorial and then go for a walk through Central Park.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read New York City tour itinerary maker.

Drive from Albany to New York City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Albany in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in New York City, with lows around 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Old Orchard Beach.

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Central Park
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9/11 Memorial

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Old Orchard Beach

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Old Orchard Beach is a town and census-designated place (CDP) in York County, Maine, United States. On the 21st (Tue), stroll through Old Orchard Beach, take in the waterfront at Old Orchard Beach Pier, thenget in on the family fun at Palace Playland, and finally stop by Candy Shores.

For maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Old Orchard Beach trip tool.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Old Orchard Beach takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from New York City in July: high temperatures in Old Orchard Beach hover around 79°F and lows are around 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Portland.

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Old Orchard Beach
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Candy Shores
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Palace Playland

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Portland

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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 22nd (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Portland Museum of Art, thenvisit a coastal fixture at Portland Head Light, and then wander the streets of Old Port. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Victoria Mansion, cast your line with a fishing tour, thenindulge your thirst for a good beer at Allagash Brewing Company, and finally grab your bike and head to Eastern Promenade.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Portland journey maker app.

Portland is very close to Old Orchard Beach. In July, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Salem.

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Eastern Promenade
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Portland Head Light
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Allagash Brewing Company

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Salem

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Best known for its 1692 witch trials, Salem has a number of significant historical sites, a bustling downtown, and many witch-themed attractions.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): stroll the grounds of Old Burying Point Cemetery, thenexplore the galleries of The House of the Seven Gables, thenexamine the collection at Salem Witch Museum, and finally stroll around Salem Witch Trials Memorial.

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Traveling by car from Portland to Salem takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in July, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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The House of the Seven Gables
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Salem Witch Museum
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Old Burying Point Cemetery