11 days in United States & Brampton Itinerary

11 days in United States & Brampton Itinerary

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Boston, United States
— 4 nights
Drive
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Hyannis, United States
— 1 night
Ferry
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Nantucket, United States
— 1 day
Fly
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Boston, United States
— 1 night
Drive
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Brampton, Canada
— 4 nights
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Boston, United States — 4 nights

Beantown

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've added Copley Square, Old North Church & Historic Site, Paul Revere Statue, and other attractions to your itinerary. The adventure continues: walk around Boston Public Garden, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, get to know the fascinating history of Louisburg Square, and take an in-depth tour of John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Boston driving holiday planner.

West Columbia to Boston is an approximately 15-hour car ride. In August, Boston is slightly colder than West Columbia - with highs of 81°F and lows of 65°F. On the 30th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Hyannis.
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Hyannis, United States — 1 night

Capital of Cape Cod

"The Capital of the Cape," Hyannis serves as Cape Cod's main transportation and commercial hub.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Heritage Museums & Gardens as well as Sandwich Glass Museum. On the 30th (Tue), engage your brain at Sandwich Glass Museum, then see the interesting displays at Heritage Museums & Gardens, then examine the collection at John F Kennedy Hyannis Museum, and finally take a stroll through Main Street Hyannis.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Hyannis travel tool.

Traveling by car from Boston to Hyannis takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Hyannis can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. On the 31st (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Nantucket.
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Nantucket, United States — 1 day

Nantucket is an island about 30mi by ferry south from Cape Cod, in the American state of Massachusetts. Your day by day itinerary now includes Brant Point Lighthouse as well as Whaling Museum. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Wed): enjoy the sea views from Brant Point Lighthouse, examine the collection at Whaling Museum, then kick back and relax at Jetties Beach, then kick back and relax at Madaket Beach, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Surfside Beach.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Nantucket trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Hyannis to Nantucket in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect a daytime high around 76°F in August, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to fly to Boston.
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Boston, United States — 1 night

Beantown

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Boston road trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Nantucket to Boston takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. You'll have a few hours on the 1st (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Brampton.
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Brampton, Canada — 4 nights

Brampton is a city in the Canadian province of Ontario. Venture out of the city with trips to Sainte-Marie Among the Hurons (in Midland), Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory (in Cambridge) and Wasaga Beach Provincial Park (in Wasaga Beach). Pack the 2nd (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Canada's Wonderland. There's lots more to do: walk around Donald M. Gordon Chinguacousy Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Heart Lake Conservation Park, enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, and tee off at AGT Golf Driving Range.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Brampton road trip tool.

You can drive from Boston to Brampton in 8.5 hours. In September in Brampton, expect temperatures between 74°F during the day and 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride back home.
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United States travel guide

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More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.
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Cape Cod travel guide

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Located on the southern shore of Massachusetts, Cape Cod contains some 15 towns and two islands. The arm-shaped peninsula is a popular holiday destination throughout the year because of its historical attractions, art galleries, award-winning restaurants, and a scenic coastline dotted by sandy beaches. Start your sightseeing in Provincetown, located at the very tip of the cape and famous for being the site of the first Pilgrims' landing in 1620. From there you can hit up all of the Cape's other small towns, renowned for their comfortable bed and breakfasts and distinctive cuisine of fresh fish and oyster dishes. This maritime community features more than a dozen lighthouses. Part of experiencing the Cape means a trip to its two islands--which showcase several lighthouses and numerous restaurants.
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