8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Portland
— 1 night
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Portsmouth
— 1 night
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Boston
— 1 night
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Newport
— 1 night
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New London
— 1 night
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Hartford
— 2 nights

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Portland

Portland ©

The Forest City

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 26th (Sat), visit a coastal fixture at Portland Head Light, then don't miss a visit to Portland Observatory, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Allagash Brewing Company.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Portland vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Pittsburgh to Portland is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Portland when traveling from Pittsburgh in September, with lows around 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Portsmouth.

Things to do in Portland

Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

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Allagash Brewing Company ©
Allagash Brewing Company
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light
Portland Observatory ©
Portland Observatory

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Portsmouth

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a city in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, in the United States. On the 27th (Sun), browse the exhibits of Strawbery Banke Museum and then take a memorable tour with Gundalow Company.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Portsmouth trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Portland to Portsmouth in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in September, and nighttime lows around 54°F. On the 28th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Boston.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Beaches

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Gundalow Company ©
Gundalow Company
Hampton Beach State Park ©
Hampton Beach State Park
Strawbery Banke Museum ©
Strawbery Banke Museum

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Boston

Boston ©

Beantown

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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): stop by North End.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Boston journey maker app.

Traveling by car from Portsmouth to Boston takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Boston can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can drive to Newport.

Things to do in Boston

Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
North End ©
North End

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Newport

Newport ©

City by the Sea

With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
To see more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Newport trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from Boston to Newport in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Newport can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can drive to New London.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors · Tours · Museums · Parks
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The Breakers ©
The Breakers
Cliff Walk ©
Cliff Walk
Boat Tours & Water Sports

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New London

New London ©
New London is a seaport city and a port of entry on the northeast coast of the United States. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): take a tour by water with Mystic Whaler Cruises, then explore the world behind art at Slater Memorial Museum, and then try your luck at Foxwoods Resort Casino.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our New London day trip planner.

You can drive from Newport to New London in 1.5 hours. September in New London sees daily highs of 75°F and lows of 58°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can go by car to Hartford.

Things to do in New London

Outdoors · Tours · Casinos · Fun & Games

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Mystic Whaler Cruises ©
Mystic Whaler Cruises
Foxwoods Resort Casino ©
Foxwoods Resort Casino
Slater Memorial Museum ©
Slater Memorial Museum

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Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): walk around Stanley park, make a trip to Bushnell Plaza Sculpture Garden, and then take a memorable tour with Skydive Danielson. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): whizz through the canopy at The Adventure Park at Storrs and then take an in-depth tour of The Mark Twain House & Museum.

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

Traveling by car from New London to Hartford takes an hour. In October in Hartford, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 47°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hartford

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Museums

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Skydive Danielson ©
Skydive Danielson
Stanley park ©
Stanley park
The Adventure Park at Storrs ©
The Adventure Park at Storrs

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