10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Boston
1
Boston
— 3 nights
train:  45​min
2
Salem
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
3
Newport
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Nantucket
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
5
Falmouth
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
End: Boston


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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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Freedom Trail and John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library. Get some historical perspective at Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House and Mount Auburn Cemetery. The adventure continues: wander the streets of North End, admire all the interesting features of Fenway Park, explore the galleries of Buckman Tavern, and take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Boston trip site .

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Boston. July in Boston sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 67°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can catch the train to Salem.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House, Mount Auburn Cemetery, Buckman Tavern
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Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House ©
Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House

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hours
Salem

Salem ©
Best known for its 1692 witch trials, Salem has a number of significant historical sites, a bustling downtown, and many witch-themed attractions.
For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Salem trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Boston to Salem in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Salem are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. On the 3rd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Newport.

Things to do in Salem

Museums Historic Sites
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The House of the Seven Gables ©
The House of the Seven Gables
Salem Witch Museum ©
Salem Witch Museum

1
night
Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
On the 3rd (Sat), get to know the fascinating history of Cliff Walk.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Newport route planning site .

Traveling by car from Salem to Newport takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in August, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Nantucket.

Things to do in Newport

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks
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Ocean Drive Historic District ©
Ocean Drive Historic District
The Breakers ©
The Breakers
St. Mary's Catholic Church ©
St. Mary's Catholic Church

2
nights
Nantucket

Nantucket ©
Nantucket is an island about 30mi by ferry south from Cape Cod, in the American state of Massachusetts. On the 5th (Mon), examine the collection at Whaling Museum, then enjoy the sea views from Brant Point Lighthouse, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Jetties Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: visit a coastal fixture at Sankaty Head Lighthouse and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cisco Brewers.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Nantucket online itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Newport to Nantucket takes 4 hours. August in Nantucket sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 63°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can drive to Falmouth.

Things to do in Nantucket

Parks Beaches Historic Sites
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Sankaty Head Lighthouse ©
Sankaty Head Lighthouse
Whaling Museum ©
Whaling Museum
Brant Point Lighthouse ©
Brant Point Lighthouse

3
nights
Falmouth

Falmouth ©
Falmouth is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States; Barnstable County is coextensive with Cape Cod. On the 7th (Wed), admire the natural beauty at Spohr Gardens, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Cornelia Carey Sanctuary (The Knob), then explore the landscape on two wheels at Shining Sea Bikeway, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Old Silver Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Highfield Hall & Gardens, take in the exciting artwork at McDermott Glass Studio, pause for some photo ops at Plymouth Rock, then get engrossed in the history at Plimoth Plantation, and finally enjoy the sea views from Nobska Point Lighthouse.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Falmouth road trip planning tool .

You can drive from Nantucket to Falmouth in 3 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 61°F. On the 9th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Falmouth

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Plymouth, McDermott Glass Studio
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Cornelia Carey Sanctuary (The Knob) ©
Highfield Hall & Gardens ©
Highfield Hall & Gardens
Plimoth Plantation ©
Plimoth Plantation

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