7 days in New England Itinerary

7 days in New England Itinerary

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7 days in New England Itinerary

Johannesburg
Fly + bus:  23​h 30​min
Newport
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Sandwich
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
Boston
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  20​h 45​min
Johannesburg

1
day
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 17th (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of Cliff Walk, examine the collection at The Breakers, and then steep yourself in history at The Elms.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Newport day trip planning site .

Johannesburg, South Africa to Newport is an approximately 23.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from South Africa Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -7 hour difference. Traveling from Johannesburg in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Newport, with lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to drive to Sandwich.

Things to do in Newport

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Outdoors
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Cliff Walk ©
Cliff Walk
The Breakers ©
The Breakers
The Elms ©
The Elms

2
days
Sandwich

Sandwich ©
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Heritage Museums & Gardens, then see the interesting displays at John F Kennedy Hyannis Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Salt Pond Visitor Center, and finally steep yourself in history at Edward Gorey House. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Plimoth Plantation, then take a tour of Mayflower II, then contemplate the long history of Plymouth Rock, and finally contemplate the long history of Hoxie House.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Sandwich attractions tool .

You can drive from Newport to Sandwich in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September in Sandwich, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to take a bus to Boston.

Things to do in Sandwich

#Museums, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Plymouth, Edward Gorey House, John F Kennedy Hyannis Museum, Salt Pond Visitor Center
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Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Edward Gorey House ©
Edward Gorey House
Plimoth Plantation ©
Plimoth Plantation

2
days
Boston

Boston ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): appreciate the extensive heritage of Freedom Trail, get engrossed in the history at USS Constitution Museum, and then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts. On your second day here, get your bearings at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, admire the natural beauty at Boston Public Garden, and then explore and take pictures at Fenway Park.

To find maps and tourist information, refer to the Boston trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by bus from Sandwich to Boston takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Parks
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Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail
USS Constitution Museum ©
USS Constitution Museum

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