3 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

3 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

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3 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

Start: Newark
train + ferry:  4​h 30​min
1
New Shoreham, Block Island
— Few hours
ferry:  1​h
2
Newport
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
End: Newark

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New Shoreham, Block Island

New Shoreham ©
New Shoreham is a town in Washington County, Rhode Island, United States. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): enjoy the sea views from South East Lighthouse and then hike along Mohegan Bluffs.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our New Shoreham road trip tool .

Newark to New Shoreham is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of train and ferry. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of flight, bus, train, and ferry. When traveling from Newark in August, plan for a bit cooler days in New Shoreham, with highs around 77°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 65°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to catch the ferry to Newport.

Things to do in New Shoreham

#Trails, #Nature, #Parks
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Mohegan Bluffs ©
Mohegan Bluffs
South East Lighthouse ©
South East Lighthouse

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nights
Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Marble House, cruise along Ocean Drive Historic District, and then get to know the fascinating history of Cliff Walk. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sun): steep yourself in history at The Elms, see the interesting displays at The Breakers, and then kick back and relax at Goosewing Beach Preserve.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Newport online tour itinerary planner .

You can ride a ferry from New Shoreham to Newport in an hour. In August in Newport, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 63°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Newport

#Historic Sites, #Outdoors, #Parks

Side Trip

Goosewing Beach Preserve
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Cliff Walk ©
Cliff Walk
The Breakers ©
The Breakers
Ocean Drive Historic District ©
Ocean Drive Historic District

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