10 days in New England Itinerary

10 days in New England Itinerary

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10 days in New England Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  8​h 30​min
1
Provincetown
— 1 night
ferry:  1​h 30​min
2
Boston
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Ogunquit
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
North Conway
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  13​h 30​min
End: London

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): stroll through Race Point Beach, browse the collection at Provincetown Library, and then don't miss a visit to Commercial Street. Keep things going the next day: browse the exhibits of Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then get to know the fascinating history of Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Provincetown online tour builder .

London, UK to Provincetown is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 5 hours. Traveling from London in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Provincetown, with lows of 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can catch the ferry to Boston.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Commercial Street ©
Commercial Street
Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, then stroll around Boston Public Garden, and then explore and take pictures at Fenway Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, stroll around Boston Common, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Freedom Trail.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Boston trip planner .

Ride a ferry from Provincetown to Boston in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Boston are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can drive to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail
Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts

1
night
Ogunquit

Ogunquit ©
Ogunquit means "beautiful place by the sea" in the language of the Native Americans who inhabited the region long ago, and this remains an accurate description of this holiday destination today.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Ann's Episcopal Church, enjoy the sand and surf at Ogunquit Beach, then enjoy the sea views from Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway.

Start your trip to Ogunquit by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Boston to Ogunquit in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Boston in October, expect slightly colder with lows of 3°C in Ogunquit. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to North Conway.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Historic Sites Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Nubble Lighthouse, St. Ann's Episcopal Church
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
St. Ann's Episcopal Church ©
St. Ann's Episcopal Church
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach

1
night
North Conway

North Conway ©
North Conway combines colonial New England architecture with outlet shops selling goods from some of the world's most recognizable brands, all set amid the scenery of the White Mountains.
On the 3rd (Thu), see the sky in a new way at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, then take some stellar pictures from Cathedral Ledge, then admire the sheer force of Diana's Baths, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Glen Ellis Falls.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our North Conway day trip tool .

You can drive from Ogunquit to North Conway in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Ogunquit in October, North Conway is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in North Conway

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Glen Ellis Falls
Highlights from your plan
Diana's Baths ©
Diana's Baths
Cathedral Ledge ©
Cathedral Ledge
Glen Ellis Falls ©
Glen Ellis Falls

3
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Acadia National Park and Park Loop Road. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path, contemplate the waterfront views at Jordan Pond Path Trailhead, tour the pleasant surroundings at Ocean Path, and make a trip to Land Bridge to Bar Island.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Bar Harbor itinerary maker .

Drive from North Conway to Bar Harbor in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of car and bus. In October, daily temperatures in Bar Harbor can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Acadia National Park
Highlights from your plan
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Park Loop Road ©
Park Loop Road
Land Bridge to Bar Island
Land Bridge to Bar Island

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