8 days in Maryland Itinerary

8 days in Maryland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Baltimore
— 2 nights
2
Oakland
— 1 night
3
St. Michaels
— 1 night
4
Ocean City
— 3 nights

2
nights
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine and Maryland State House. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Baltimore: Annapolis (U.S. Naval Academy & Susan Campbell Park). And it doesn't end there: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sagamore Spirit Distillery, observe the fascinating underwater world at National Aquarium, try your luck at Horseshoe Casino, and pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Alphonsus Church.

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Philadelphia to Baltimore is an approximately 2-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. In July in Baltimore, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Oakland.

Things to do in Baltimore

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Annapolis
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Sagamore Spirit Distillery ©
Sagamore Spirit Distillery
U.S. Naval Academy ©
U.S. Naval Academy

1
night
Oakland

Oakland ©
Oakland is a town in the west-central part of Garrett County, Maryland. On the 21st (Tue), get some fabulous bargains at Simon Pearce Factory Outlet and Glassblowing, thenadmire the majestic nature at Swallow Falls State Park, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Deep Creek Lake State Park, and finally stop by FireFly Farms.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Oakland trip maker app.

Getting from Baltimore to Oakland by car takes about 3.5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Baltimore in July, with highs in Oakland at °F and lows at °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to St. Michaels.

Things to do in Oakland

Nature Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Simon Pearce Factory Outlet and Glassblowing, FireFly Farms
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Swallow Falls State Park ©
Swallow Falls State Park
Deep Creek Lake State Park ©
Deep Creek Lake State Park
FireFly Farms ©
FireFly Farms

1
night
St. Michaels

St. Michaels ©
On the 22nd (Wed), see the interesting displays at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, thenbrowse the exhibits of 1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read St. Michaels trip app.

Traveling by car from Oakland to St. Michaels takes 4.5 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Oakland in July: high temperatures in St. Michaels hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Ocean City.

Things to do in St. Michaels

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors
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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum ©
Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum
Boat Tours & Water Sports
1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse ©
1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse

3
nights
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Northside Park and Parasailing & Paragliding. Explore Ocean City's surroundings by going to Salisbury Zoo (in Salisbury) and Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge (in Cambridge). There's lots more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Assateague State Park, see the interesting displays at Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum, have some family-friendly fun at Ocean City Screams Haunted House, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Ocean City Beach.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Ocean City attractions planner.

You can drive from St. Michaels to Ocean City in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In July, daytime highs in Ocean City are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Ocean City

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Berlin, Salisbury Zoo, Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge
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Ocean City Beach ©
Ocean City Beach
Northside Park ©
Northside Park
Parasailing & Paragliding

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