9 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

9 days in East Coast of USA Itinerary

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Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island
— 1 night
2
Rockland
— 1 night
3
New York City
— 4 nights
4
Washington DC
— 2 nights

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Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island

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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): trek along Gorham Mountain Trail, thentrek along Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail, and then take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Acadia National Park driving holiday app.

Indianapolis to Acadia National Park is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Indianapolis in July, with highs in Acadia National Park at °F and lows at °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Rockland.

Things to do in Acadia National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Gorham Mountain Trail ©
Gorham Mountain Trail
Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail ©
Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail

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Rockland

Rockland ©
Rockland is a city in Knox County, Maine, in the United States. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): kick back and relax at Pitcher Pond, thentake in the awesome beauty at Mount Battie, and then do a tasting at Cellardoor Winery.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Rockland trip maker app.

You can drive from Acadia National Park to Rockland in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Rockland can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Rockland

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Camden, Cellardoor Winery
Highlights from your plan
Mount Battie ©
Mount Battie
Cellardoor Winery ©
Cellardoor Winery
Pitcher Pond ©
Pitcher Pond

4
nights
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Central Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, and appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the New York City trip planner.

You can fly from Rockland to New York City in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, New York City is a bit warmer than Rockland - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, thenexamine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, thenappreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and finally ponder the world of politics at White House. On the 1st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, examine the collection at The National Archives Museum, thenget a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and finally pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Washington DC trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from New York City to Washington DC by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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