43 days in United States Itinerary

43 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Portland
— 5 nights
2
Manchester
— 15 nights
3
Worcester
— 14 nights
4
Springfield
— 7 nights
5
Albany
— 1 night

5
nights
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.
Family-friendly places like Marginal Way Walkway and Children's Museum and Theatre of Maine will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Portland: Glen Ellis Falls (in Jackson), Mount Washington Auto Road (in Gorham) and Maine State Aquarium (in Boothbay Harbor). There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Portland Museum of Art, explore the striking landscape at Perkins Cove, take an in-depth tour of Victoria Mansion, and find something for the whole family at Funtown Splashtown USA.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Portland travel planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Portland. In July, daytime highs in Portland are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can drive to Manchester.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Ogunquit, South Portland, Saco, Scarborough, Phippsburg
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Popham Beach State Park ©
Popham Beach State Park
Funtown Splashtown USA ©
Funtown Splashtown USA

15
nights
Manchester

Manchester ©
Manchester is the largest city in the U.S. Kids will appreciate attractions like Clark's Trading Post and Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves. Change things up with these side-trips from Manchester: Franconia (Flume Gorge, Franconia Notch State Park, &more), Lincoln (Sugar Hill Scenic Vista, Off-Road Tours, &more) and Gilford (Ellacoya State Park, Gunstock Mountain Resort, &more). There's lots more to do: make a splash at Canobie Lake Park, explore the activities along Lake Massabesic, get in on the family fun at Monkey Trunks, and examine the collection at Scouting Museum and Library.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Manchester trip builder website.

Getting from Portland to Manchester by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi. August in Manchester sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. On the 19th (Wed), you're off to Worcester.

Things to do in Manchester

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Lincoln, Wolfeboro, Woodstock, Weirs Beach, Franconia
Highlights from your plan
Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves ©
Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves
Clark's Trading Post ©
Clark's Trading Post
Canobie Lake Park ©
Canobie Lake Park

14
nights
Worcester

Worcester ©
Worcester is a city and the county seat of Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States. Family-friendly places like Minuteman National Park - Old North Bridge and Southwick's Zoo will thrill your kids. Explore Worcester's surroundings by going to Crescent Park Looff Carousel (in Riverside), Acton Arboretum (in Acton) and Providence (Providence Children's Museum, Providence Performing Arts Center, &more). The adventure continues: engage your brain at EcoTarium, experience rural life at West End Creamery, immerse yourself in nature at Purgatory Chasm State Reservation, and identify plant and animal life at Broad Brook Meadow Conservation Area.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Worcester holiday builder.

You can drive from Manchester to Worcester in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Worcester can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Springfield.

Things to do in Worcester

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Providence, Cranston, Wrentham, Sturbridge, Berlin
Highlights from your plan
Roger Williams Park Zoo ©
Roger Williams Park Zoo
Minuteman National Park - Old North Bridge ©
Minuteman National Park - Old North Bridge
Southwick's Zoo ©
Southwick's Zoo

7
nights
Springfield

Springfield ©
Springfield is a city in western New England, and the seat of Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States. Kids will appreciate attractions like Springfield Museums and Basketball Hall of Fame. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Springfield: Bridge of Flowers (in Shelburne Falls), Basilica of the Immaculate Conception (in Waterbury) and Charlemont (Hawley Bog & Zipline). There's much more to do: walk around Stanley park, enjoy the sand and surf at Hammonasset Beach State Park, contemplate the waterfront views at Watershops Pond, and appreciate the history behind Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Springfield trip planner.

Getting from Worcester to Springfield by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In September in Springfield, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to drive to Albany.

Things to do in Springfield

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Hartford, New Haven, Madison, Charlemont, Westfield
Highlights from your plan
Basketball Hall of Fame ©
Basketball Hall of Fame
Stanley park ©
Stanley park
Six Flags New England ©
Six Flags New England

1
night
Albany

Albany ©
Albany is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): get a sense of history and politics at New York State Capitol, look for all kinds of wild species at New York State Museum, contemplate the long history of Schuyler Mansion, thenwalk around Washington Park, and finally examine the collection at Stephen and Harriet Myers House.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Albany trip planning site.

Getting from Springfield to Albany by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Albany

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
New York State Museum ©
New York State Museum
New York State Capitol ©
New York State Capitol
Washington Park ©
Washington Park

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