10 days in New England Itinerary

10 days in New England Itinerary

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10 days in New England Itinerary

Start: Nashville
Fly:  5​h 15​min
1
Boston
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Ogunquit
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Newport
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Sandwich
— 3 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  6​h
End: Nashville

3
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.
Get some historical perspective at Freedom Trail and Longfellow House Washington's Headquarters National Historic Site. Do some cultural sightseeing at Museum of Fine Arts and Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House. When in Boston, make a side trip to see Dolphin & Whale Watching in Gloucester, approximately 50 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire all the interesting features of Fenway Park, get engrossed in the history at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, admire the natural beauty at Boston Public Garden, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Trinity Church.

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Nashville to Boston is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Nashville to Boston, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In June, Boston is slightly colder than Nashville - with highs of 76°F and lows of 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can go by car to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Boston

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Cambridge, Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House, Dolphin & Whale Watching
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Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail
Dolphin & Whale Watching
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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): enjoy the sea views from Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse, then explore the galleries of Elizabeth Perkins House, then take in the dramatic natural features at Perkins Cove, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway.

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Traveling by car from Boston to Ogunquit takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Boston in June, Ogunquit is little chillier at night with lows of 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trip

York
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Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse ©
Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse
Perkins Cove ©
Perkins Cove

2
nights
Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
On the 10th (Wed), visit a coastal fixture at Beavertail Lighthouse and Park, then cruise along Ocean Drive Historic District, then get to know the fascinating history of Cliff Walk, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Catholic Church. On the next day, contemplate the long history of Lizzie Borden House, identify plant and animal life at Seapowet Marsh and Point Fishing Area, then see the interesting displays at The Breakers, and finally stroll around Fort Adams State Park.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Newport travel itinerary planner .

You can drive from Ogunquit to Newport in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Ogunquit in June, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 58°F in Newport. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can drive to Sandwich.

Things to do in Newport

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Lizzie Borden House, Beavertail Lighthouse and Park, Seapowet Marsh and Point Fishing Area
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Beavertail Lighthouse and Park ©
Beavertail Lighthouse and Park
Lizzie Borden House ©
Lizzie Borden House
The Breakers ©
The Breakers

3
nights
Sandwich

Sandwich ©
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Heritage Museums & Gardens and Edward Gorey House. Visiting Shining Sea Bikeway and Cape Cod Rail Trail will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Sandwich side-trips: Highfield Hall & Gardens (in Falmouth) and Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge (in Chatham). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Sandwich Glass Museum, appreciate the history behind Plymouth Rock, and contemplate the waterfront views at Cape Cod Canal.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Sandwich trip builder website .

Traveling by car from Newport to Sandwich takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 73°F in June, and nighttime lows around 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sandwich

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Falmouth, Cape Cod Canal, Edward Gorey House, Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge, Plymouth Rock
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Shining Sea Bikeway ©
Shining Sea Bikeway
Edward Gorey House ©
Edward Gorey House
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens

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