10 days in Rhode Island, Boston & Salem Itinerary

10 days in Rhode Island, Boston & Salem Itinerary

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10 days in Rhode Island, Boston & Salem Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Fly + Drive:  9​h 30​min
1
Charlestown
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Providence
— 2 nights
train:  1​h
3
Boston
— 2 nights
train:  30​min
4
Salem
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: Dallas

1
night
Charlestown

Charlestown ©
Charlestown is a town in Washington County, Rhode Island, United States. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): examine the collection at Mystic Seaport Museum and then contemplate the long history of Olde Mistick Village. On the 24th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at The Submarine Force Museum and then enjoy the sand and surf at Misquamicut State Beach.

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Dallas to Charlestown is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Dallas to Charlestown, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Dallas in July: high temperatures in Charlestown hover around 32°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Providence.

Things to do in Charlestown

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Mystic, The Submarine Force Museum, Misquamicut State Beach
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Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum
The Submarine Force Museum ©
The Submarine Force Museum
Olde Mistick Village ©
Olde Mistick Village

2
nights
Providence

Providence ©
Providence has undergone a major upgrade in recent years, transforming from a rough-around-the-edges industrial city into an epicenter of culture.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Roger Williams Park Zoo and then appreciate the extensive heritage of WaterFire Providence. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Fri): learn about winemaking at Newport Vineyards, then contemplate the long history of Lizzie Borden House, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Historic Federal Hill.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Providence day trip tool .

Drive from Charlestown to Providence in an hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Boston.

Things to do in Providence

Historic Sites Nightlife Parks

Side Trips

Newport Vineyards, Lizzie Borden House
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Lizzie Borden House ©
Lizzie Borden House
WaterFire ©
WaterFire
Newport Vineyards ©
Newport Vineyards

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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 27th (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden, then wander the streets of North End, and then get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll the grounds of Mount Auburn Cemetery, immerse yourself in nature at Walden Pond State Reservation, and then take a stroll through Newbury Street.

To see ratings and tourist information, you can read our Boston trip planner .

Getting from Providence to Boston by train takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Salem.

Things to do in Boston

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Mount Auburn Cemetery, Walden Pond State Reservation
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Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail
North End ©
North End
Walden Pond State Reservation ©
Walden Pond State Reservation

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nights
Salem

Best known for its 1692 witch trials, Salem has a number of significant historical sites, a bustling downtown, and many witch-themed attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): steep yourself in history at The House of the Seven Gables and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Good Harbor Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Salem Witch Museum and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

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Traveling by train from Boston to Salem takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Salem

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Gloucester
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
The House of the Seven Gables ©
The House of the Seven Gables
Salem Witch Museum ©
Salem Witch Museum

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