11 days in New England Itinerary

11 days in New England Itinerary

Created using Inspirock New England travel route planner
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Fly to Logan International Airport, Drive to Newport
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Newport
— 2 nights
Drive
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Falmouth
— 2 nights
Fly
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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 1 night
Drive
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Ogunquit
— 1 night
Drive
5
Boston
— 4 nights
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Fly to McAllen, Drive to Reynosa, Bus to Monterrey

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Newport — 2 nights

With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
On the 15th (Mon), tour the old-fashioned way with a train tour and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Tue): walk around Fort Adams State Park, see the interesting displays at The Breakers, and then get to know the fascinating history of Cliff Walk.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Newport trip website.

Monterrey, Mexico to Newport is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also fly; or drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Monterrey to Newport. August in Newport sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Falmouth.
Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Parks

Falmouth — 2 nights

Falmouth is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States; Barnstable County is coextensive with Cape Cod. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): examine the collection at Heritage Museums & Gardens and then see majestic marine mammals with Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Highfield Hall & Gardens, grab your bike and head to Shining Sea Bikeway, and then get engrossed in the history at Plimoth Patuxet.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Falmouth online trip planner.

Getting from Newport to Falmouth by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Falmouth can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to fly to Bar Harbor.
Outdoors · Museums · Wildlife · Tours
Side Trips

Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island — 1 night

Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. On the 19th (Fri), get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Bar Harbor trip app.

You can fly from Falmouth to Bar Harbor in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Ogunquit.
Outdoors · Nature · Tours · Parks
Side Trip

Ogunquit — 1 night

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.
On the 20th (Sat), get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, kick back and relax at Ogunquit Beach, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway.

To find where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Ogunquit trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Bar Harbor to Ogunquit takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Boston.
Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites · Parks
Side Trip

Boston — 4 nights

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.
When in Boston, make a side trip to see Dolphin & Whale Watching in Gloucester, approximately Gloucester away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Boston Public Garden, let little ones run wild at Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at New England Aquarium.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Boston trip planner.

Getting from Ogunquit to Boston by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Ogunquit in August, Boston is a bit warmer at night with lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.
Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife
Side Trip