30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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Portland
— 1 night
2
Hampton
— 1 night
3
Boston
— 3 nights
4
Providence
— 2 nights
5
Manchester
— 1 night
6
Albany
— 2 nights
7
Hartford
— 2 nights
8
New York City
— 5 nights
9
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
10
Wilmington
— 1 night
11
Ocean City
— 1 night
12
Baltimore
— 1 night
13
Washington DC
— 6 nights

1
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.
On the 2nd (Thu), explore the engaging exhibits at Children's Museum and Theatre of Maine, see the interesting displays at 5th Maine Museum, thensee the interesting displays at Umbrella Cover Museum, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at Eastern Cemetery, and finally do a tasting at Maine Mead Works.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Portland day trip planning site.

Denver to Portland is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. When traveling from Denver in April, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Portland: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Hampton.

Things to do in Portland

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Children's Museum and Theatre of Maine ©
Children's Museum and Theatre of Maine
5th Maine Museum ©
5th Maine Museum
Umbrella Cover Museum ©
Umbrella Cover Museum

1
night
Hampton

Hampton ©
Hampton is a town in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, United States. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Hampton Beach State Park, thenget up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Blue Ocean Discovery Center, thenobserve the fascinating underwater world at Explore the Ocean World Oceanarium, and finally steep yourself in history at Tuck Museum.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Hampton trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Portland to Hampton takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in April, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to drive to Boston.

Things to do in Hampton

Parks Museums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Explore the Ocean World Oceanarium ©
Explore the Ocean World Oceanarium
Hampton Beach State Park ©
Hampton Beach State Park
Tuck Museum ©
Tuck Museum

3
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Old State House and Arlington Street Church. Your inner history buff will appreciate Trinity Church and Adams National Historical Park. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate, explore the engaging exhibits at Boston Children's Museum, get to know the fascinating history of HarborWalk, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at King's Chapel.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Boston online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Hampton to Boston in an hour. In April, daytime highs in Boston are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Providence.

Things to do in Boston

Historic Sites Nature Museums

Side Trip

Adams National Historical Park
Highlights from your plan
Trinity Church ©
Trinity Church
Old State House ©
Old State House
Adams National Historical Park ©
Adams National Historical Park

2
nights
Providence

Providence ©
Providence has undergone a major upgrade in recent years, transforming from a rough-around-the-edges industrial city into an epicenter of culture.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of First Baptist Church in America, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Providence Athenaeum, thenexplore the engaging exhibits at Providence Children's Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Lippitt House Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Benefit Street, contemplate the long history of The Stephen Hopkins House, thenget engrossed in the history at John Brown House Museum, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Providence Performing Arts Center.

Before you visit Providence, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Boston to Providence by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Manchester.

Things to do in Providence

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
First Baptist Church in America ©
First Baptist Church in America
Lippitt House Museum ©
Lippitt House Museum
John Brown House Museum ©
John Brown House Museum

1
night
Manchester

Manchester ©
Manchester is a town in, and one of two shire towns (county seats) of, Bennington County, Vermont, United States. Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Equinox Preservation Trust, thensee the interesting displays at The American Museum of Fly Fishing, thenexperience rural life at North Meadow Farm, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Lye Brook Falls. On the 10th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Museum of Creative Process and then tee off at The Golf Club at Equinox.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Manchester travel planner.

Drive from Providence to Manchester in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Providence in April, plan for a bit cooler nights in Manchester, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Albany.

Things to do in Manchester

Parks Museums Golf
Highlights from your plan
Equinox Preservation Trust ©
Equinox Preservation Trust
The American Museum of Fly Fishing ©
The American Museum of Fly Fishing
Museum of Creative Process ©
Museum of Creative Process

2
nights
Albany

Albany ©
Albany is the capital of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): sample the fine beverages at Nine Pin Cider Works.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Albany road trip website.

Traveling by car from Manchester to Albany takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Hartford.

Things to do in Albany

Museums Historic Sites Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
New York State Museum ©
New York State Museum
Schuyler Mansion ©
Schuyler Mansion
Albany Institute of History & Art ©
Albany Institute of History & Art

2
nights
Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, thencontemplate the long history of Butler-McCook Homestead, thenstroll the grounds of Ancient Burying Ground, and finally make a trip to Bushnell Plaza Sculpture Garden. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St Joseph, take an in-depth tour of Harriet Beecher Stowe Center, thentake in the exciting artwork at Real Art Ways, and finally stroll around Bushnell Park.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Hartford attractions planning app.

Traveling by car from Albany to Hartford takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Hartford are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to New York City.

Things to do in Hartford

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Ancient Burying Ground ©
Ancient Burying Ground
Harriet Beecher Stowe Center ©
Harriet Beecher Stowe Center
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art ©
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

5
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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.
Get in touch with nature at Horse-Drawn Carriage Tours and Long Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Ground Zero Museum Workshop and St. Patrick's Cathedral. Step out of New York City with an excursion to Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh--about 46 minutes away. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, go for a walk through Times Square, get advice or help at The Morgan Library & Museum, and take an in-depth tour of Ellis Island.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read New York City visit planner.

You can drive from Hartford to New York City in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Hartford in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in New York City, with lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Jones Beach State Park, Long Beach
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Ground Zero Museum Workshop ©
Ground Zero Museum Workshop
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library

2
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): engage your brain at Penn Museum, admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, thenget engrossed in the history at Museum of the American Revolution, and finally admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia's Magic Gardens. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at National Museum of American Jewish History, steep yourself in history at Christ Church, get a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall, thenwander the streets of Independence Mall, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Philadelphia holiday maker.

Take a train from New York City to Philadelphia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Philadelphia are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Wilmington.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
National Museum of American Jewish History ©
National Museum of American Jewish History

1
night
Wilmington

Wilmington ©
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): learn more about the world around you at Delaware Museum of Natural History, thentake an in-depth tour of Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, thenexplore the world behind art at The Delaware Contemporary, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Russell W. Peterson Wildlife Refuge.

To see where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Wilmington trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Philadelphia to Wilmington takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. On the 22nd (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Ocean City.

Things to do in Wilmington

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Delaware Museum of Natural History
Highlights from your plan
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library ©
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library
Delaware Museum of Natural History ©
Delaware Museum of Natural History
The Delaware Contemporary ©
The Delaware Contemporary

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night
Ocean City

Ocean City ©
One of the country's favorite vacation resorts, Ocean City draws nearly 8 million visitors annually with its oceanfront boardwalk, clean beaches, and amusement parks.
On the 22nd (Wed), have some family-friendly fun at Ocean City Screams Haunted House, shop like a local with Flashback Old Time Photos, thenexamine the collection at Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Marty's Playland.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Ocean City trip planner.

You can drive from Wilmington to Ocean City in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in April, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Baltimore.

Things to do in Ocean City

Museums Fun & Games Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Flashback Old Time Photos ©
Flashback Old Time Photos
Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum ©
Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum
Marty's Playland ©
Marty's Playland

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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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Edgar Allan Poe House and Museum, examine the collection at Jewish Museum of Maryland, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baltimore Basilica. On the 24th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at USS Torsk, explore the galleries of Star-Spangled Banner Flag House, thenexamine the collection at Reginald F. Lewis Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Alphonsus Church.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Baltimore trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Ocean City to Baltimore takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Ocean City, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Baltimore, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Baltimore

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Jewish Museum of Maryland ©
Jewish Museum of Maryland
Star-Spangled Banner Flag House ©
Star-Spangled Banner Flag House
USS Torsk ©
USS Torsk

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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.
Take a break from the city and head to U.S. National Arboretum and Great Falls Park. Popular historic sites such as Washington National Cathedral and Hugh Mercer Apothecary Shop are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Washington DC: Fredericksburg (Mary Washington House, Chatham Manor, &more). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, get engrossed in the history at Smithsonian American Art Museum, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and appreciate the history behind Jefferson Memorial.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Washington DC trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Baltimore to Washington DC by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fredericksburg, Great Falls Park
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

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