8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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8 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Huntsville
Fly:  5​h
1
Durham
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h
2
Virginia Beach
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Boston
— 1 night
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Mystic
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
New York City
— 1 night
train:  1​h 30​min
6
Philadelphia
— 1 night
train:  1​h 15​min
7
Baltimore
— 1 night
train:  45​min
8
Washington DC
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Huntsville

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Durham

Durham ©
Once the seat of a thriving tobacco industry, Durham has seen some significant moments in American history.
For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Durham road trip website .

Huntsville to Durham is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight, taxi, and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. In June in Durham, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 66°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Durham

Parks
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Sarah P. Duke Gardens ©
Sarah P. Duke Gardens

1
night
Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach ©
Holding a record for the longest pleasure beach in the world, Virginia Beach showcases 35 miles of coastline and maintains a longstanding reputation as a family-friendly vacation destination.
On the 24th (Sun), stroll through Virginia Beach and then take in the waterfront at Virginia Beach Boardwalk.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Virginia Beach trip itinerary planning app .

You can drive from Durham to Virginia Beach in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of train and tram. In June, daily temperatures in Virginia Beach can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Boston.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Virginia Beach ©
Virginia Beach
Virginia Beach Boardwalk ©
Virginia Beach Boardwalk

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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 25th (Mon), take a stroll through North End, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden.

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Traveling by combination of taxi, flight, and bus from Virginia Beach to Boston takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, Boston is little chillier than Virginia Beach - with highs of 76°F and lows of 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Mystic.

Things to do in Boston

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

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night
Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
On the 26th (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center, then meet the residents at Mystic Aquarium, and then stroll through Waterford Beach Park.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Mystic trip planner .

Traveling by train from Boston to Mystic takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In June in Mystic, expect temperatures between 74°F during the day and 58°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can drive to New York City.

Things to do in Mystic

Parks Fun & Games Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Waterford Beach Park
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Waterford Beach Park ©
Waterford Beach Park
Mystic Aquarium ©
Mystic Aquarium
Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center ©
Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center

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night
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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial and then don't miss a visit to Central Park.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the New York City trip itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Mystic to New York City in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Mystic in June; daily highs in New York City reach 80°F and lows reach 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a bus to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

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night
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): ponder the world of politics at Independence Hall, take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, then admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, and finally explore the world behind art at Philadelphia Museum of Art.

For reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Philadelphia trip planning app .

You can take a bus from New York City to Philadelphia in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In June in Philadelphia, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 65°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Baltimore.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Eastern State Penitentiary ©
Eastern State Penitentiary
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall

1
night
Baltimore

Baltimore ©
A major center for tourism and travel, Baltimore is famous as the city where amateur poet Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics for the United States' national anthem.
On the 29th (Fri), admire nature's wide array of creatures at National Aquarium, then admire the architecture and history at Fort McHenry National Monument, and then explore and take pictures at Oriole Park at Camden Yards.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Baltimore trip builder tool .

Traveling by train from Philadelphia to Baltimore takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Baltimore are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in Baltimore

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
National Aquarium ©
National Aquarium
Oriole Park at Camden Yards ©
Oriole Park at Camden Yards

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night
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
On the 30th (Sat), examine the collection at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, then appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, then pause for some photo ops at Korean War Veterans Memorial, and finally learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip itinerary website .

Traveling by train from Baltimore to Washington DC takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Washington DC are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
Highlights from your plan

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