12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner
Make it your trip
Fly
1
Albany
— 1 night
Drive
2
Saratoga Springs
Drive
3
Burlington
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Mount Washington
Drive
5
Bar Harbor
— 3 nights
Drive
6
Wiscasset
Drive
7
Cambridge
Subway
8
Boston
— 2 nights
Drive
9
Provincetown
Drive
10
Providence
— 3 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23

Albany — 1 night

Albany is the capital of the U.S. state of New York and the seat of Albany County. To see reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Albany trip planner.

New Orleans to Albany is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from New Orleans to Albany due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Orleans in October, plan for colder nights in Albany, with lows around 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Saratoga Springs.
more
Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 6 — 7:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Saratoga Springs

Named for the restorative mineral springs in the area, Saratoga Springs began its life as a resort town.
Congress Park has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): stroll around Congress Park.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Saratoga Springs road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Albany to Saratoga Springs in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. October in Saratoga Springs sees daily highs of 61°F and lows of 47°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Burlington.
more
Parks
Find places to stay Oct 7 — 8:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Burlington — 2 nights

Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Vermont and the seat of Chittenden County. Your day by day itinerary now includes Spirit of Ethan Allen, Sunset Drive-In Theatre and Stowe Recreation Path. Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): catch a live performance at Sunset Drive-In Theatre.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Burlington online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Saratoga Springs to Burlington in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 62°F in October, and nighttime lows around 44°F. You'll have a few hours on the 9th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Mount Washington.
more
Outdoors · Nightlife · Trails · Parks
Side Trips
Find places to stay Oct 7 — 9:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Mount Washington

Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): immerse yourself in nature at Mount Washington State Park.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Mount Washington trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Burlington to Mount Washington by car takes about 3.5 hours. Traveling from Burlington in October, you will find days in Mount Washington are much colder (39°F), and nights are little chillier (29°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Bar Harbor.
more
Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Oct 9 — 10:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Bar Harbor — 3 nights

Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes Park Loop Road as well as Shore Path. Here are some ideas for day two: take a memorable drive along Park Loop Road and then enjoy the sea views from Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Bar Harbor vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Mount Washington to Bar Harbor in 5 hours. Another option is to drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Mount Washington in October, with highs in Bar Harbor at 59°F and lows at 42°F. You'll have a few hours on the 12th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Wiscasset.
more
Parks · Wildlife · Scenic Drive · Historic Sites
Side Trips
Find places to stay Oct 9 — 12:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Wiscasset

Wiscasset is a town in and the county seat of Lincoln County, Maine, in the United States. To find photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Wiscasset road trip app.

Traveling by car from Bar Harbor to Wiscasset takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 61°F, and evening lows to 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Cambridge.
more
Shopping · Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 13:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Cambridge

Best known as the location of two internationally renowned universities, Cambridge sits just across the Charles River from Boston.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Harvard University. Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): take in the architecture and design of Harvard University.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Cambridge travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Wiscasset to Cambridge takes 3 hours. Traveling from Wiscasset in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Cambridge, with lows of 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can drive to Boston.
more
Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 13:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip
Highlights from your trip

Boston — 2 nights

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.
To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Boston tour planner.

Boston is very close to Cambridge. In October in Boston, expect temperatures between 64°F during the day and 50°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 14th (Thu) before leaving for Provincetown.
more
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 14:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

Provincetown

A small resort town with a year-round population of just 3,000, Provincetown draws nearly 60,000 annual visitors with its scenic beaches, art colonies, galleries, theaters, and shops.
Cape Cod National Seashore has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Cape Cod National Seashore.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Provincetown route app.

Getting from Boston to Provincetown by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in Provincetown can reach 63°F, while at night they dip to 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Providence.
more
Nature · Beaches · Parks · Outdoors
Side Trip
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 15:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip
Highlights from your trip

Providence — 3 nights

Providence has undergone a major upgrade in recent years, transforming from a rough-around-the-edges industrial city into an epicenter of culture.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Gillette Castle State Park, Mystic Seaport Museum, The Vets, and other attractions.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Providence trip planning tool.

Fly from Provincetown to Providence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and train. Expect a daytime high around 66°F in October, and nighttime lows around 47°F. You'll have a few hours on the 17th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.
more
Nightlife · Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Side Trips
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 17:
Find places to stay with best proximity to your trip

United States travel guide

4.5
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.
more

Cape Cod travel guide

4.4
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.
more