9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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9 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Reading
Drive:  5​h
1
Mystic
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Plymouth
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
Boston
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Old Orchard Beach
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  4​h 45​min
End: Reading

2
nights
Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
On the next day, examine the collection at Mystic Seaport Museum, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Mystic Aquarium, and then steep yourself in history at Olde Mistick Village.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Mystic trip planner .

Reading to Mystic is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Reading in May, you will find days in Mystic are little chillier (65°F), and nights are about the same (48°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can drive to Plymouth.

Things to do in Mystic

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Parks
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Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum
Mystic Aquarium ©
Mystic Aquarium
Olde Mistick Village ©
Olde Mistick Village

2
nights
Plymouth

Plymouth ©
Rightly calling itself "America's Hometown," Plymouth holds a prominent place in the nation's history and culture as the site of the first Puritan colony.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): examine the collection at Heritage Museums & Gardens, take an in-depth tour of Plimoth Plantation, then steep yourself in history at Mayflower II, and finally appreciate the history behind Plymouth Rock. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Jenney Museum, then engage your brain at Sandwich Glass Museum, then explore the landscape on two wheels at Shining Sea Bikeway, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Cornelia Carey Sanctuary (The Knob).

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Plymouth itinerary website .

Traveling by car from Mystic to Plymouth takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Plymouth can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Boston.

Things to do in Plymouth

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sandwich, Falmouth
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Plimoth Plantation ©
Plimoth Plantation
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Sandwich Glass Museum ©
Sandwich Glass Museum

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, then take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden, then contemplate the long history of Granary Burying Ground, and finally stroll around Boston Common. On the next day, appreciate the extensive heritage of Freedom Trail, take a stroll through North End, then browse the different shops at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, and finally traverse land and water with a duck tour.

To find reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Boston tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by train from Plymouth to Boston takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May in Boston, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 50°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can go by car to Old Orchard Beach.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
Boston Common ©
Boston Common
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail

2
nights
Old Orchard Beach

Old Orchard Beach ©
Old Orchard Beach is a town and census-designated place (CDP) in York County, Maine, United States. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, take in the waterfront at Old Orchard Beach Pier, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Old Orchard Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat): play a few rounds at Pirate's Cove, then examine the collection at Portland Head Light, and then get in on the family fun at Palace Playland.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Old Orchard Beach itinerary builder .

You can drive from Boston to Old Orchard Beach in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Boston in May, expect a bit cooler with lows of 45°F in Old Orchard Beach. On the 24th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Old Orchard Beach

Outdoors Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trips

Portland Observatory, Marginal Way Walkway, Portland Head Light
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Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light
Old Orchard Beach ©
Old Orchard Beach

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