8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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8 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Wilkes-Barre
Drive:  5​h 30​min
1
Wilton
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Salem
— 1 night
Train:  30​min
3
Boston
— Few hours
Fly:  3​h 15​min
4
Acadia National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Camden
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Portland
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
End: Wilkes-Barre

1
night
Wilton

Wilton ©
Wilton is a town in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States. To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Wilton vacation trip planner.

Wilkes-Barre to Wilton is an approximately 5.5-hour car ride. You can also fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Salem.

Things to do in Wilton

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Frye's Measure Mill ©
Frye's Measure Mill

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night
Salem

Salem ©
Best known for its 1692 witch trials, Salem has a number of significant historical sites, a bustling downtown, and many witch-themed attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): explore the different monuments and memorials at Old Burying Point Cemetery, see the interesting displays at Peabody Essex Museum, and then contemplate the long history of The House of the Seven Gables.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Salem trip builder.

You can drive from Wilton to Salem in 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Salem can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 45°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Boston.

Things to do in Salem

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The House of the Seven Gables ©
The House of the Seven Gables
Peabody Essex Museum ©
Peabody Essex Museum
Old Burying Point Cemetery ©
Old Burying Point Cemetery

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hours
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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): pause for some photo ops at New England Holocaust Memorial and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Freedom Trail.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Boston trip builder.

Boston is just a stone's throw from Salem. In October, plan for daily highs up to 63°F, and evening lows to 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel to Acadia National Park.

Things to do in Boston

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail
New England Holocaust Memorial ©
New England Holocaust Memorial

2
nights
Acadia National Park

Acadia National Park ©
The first national park east of the Mississippi River, Acadia National Park draws visitors with its rugged landscape of ocean shoreline, low-slung granite mountains, dense woodlands, and pristine lakes.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): cruise along Park Loop Road, then identify plant and animal life at Shore Path, and then don't miss a visit to Land Bridge to Bar Island. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Carriage Roads and then explore the activities along Jordan Pond Path Trailhead.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Acadia National Park trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and taxi from Boston to Acadia National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Boston in October, expect Acadia National Park to be little chillier, temps between 58°F and 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Camden.

Things to do in Acadia National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Bar Harbor
Highlights from your plan
Carriage Roads ©
Carriage Roads
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Park Loop Road ©
Park Loop Road

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nights
Camden

Camden ©
Camden is a town in Knox County, Maine, United States. Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Farnsworth Art Museum, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Battie, and then do a tasting at Cellardoor Winery.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Camden vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Acadia National Park to Camden takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In October in Camden, expect temperatures between 57°F during the day and 42°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can drive to Portland.

Things to do in Camden

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Farnsworth Art Museum, Cellardoor Winery
Highlights from your plan
Farnsworth Art Museum ©
Farnsworth Art Museum
Cellardoor Winery ©
Cellardoor Winery
Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie

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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 6th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Portland Museum of Art, then examine the collection at Portland Head Light, and then get to know the fascinating history of Old Port. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Maine Maritime Museum and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Old Orchard Beach.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Portland custom trip planner.

Traveling by car from Camden to Portland takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 61°F in October, and nighttime lows around 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Maine Maritime Museum, Portland Head Light, Old Orchard Beach
Highlights from your plan
Maine Maritime Museum ©
Maine Maritime Museum
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light
Old Orchard Beach ©
Old Orchard Beach

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