11 days in New England Itinerary

11 days in New England Itinerary

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Newport
— 1 night
2
Boston
— 4 nights
3
Ogunquit
— 1 night
4
Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island
— 1 night
5
North Conway
— 2 nights
6
Burlington
— 1 night

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Newport

Newport ©

City by the Sea

With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): tour in style with a train tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the world from above with Newport Helicopter Tours, examine the collection at The Breakers, then make a trip to Cliff Walk, and finally take a memorable drive along Ocean Drive Historic District.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Newport trip itinerary planner.

Memphis to Newport is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Memphis in October; daily highs in Newport reach 64°F and lows reach 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can go by car to Boston.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Trails · Scenic Drive
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
The Breakers
4.8
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Historic Walking Area
Cliff Walk
4.7

4
nights
Boston

Boston ©

Beantown

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Salem (The House of the Seven Gables, Salem Witch Museum, &more). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, take an in-depth tour of Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, browse the collection at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, and buy something for everyone on your list at Faneuil Hall Marketplace.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Boston day trip planning website.

You can drive from Newport to Boston in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can drive to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Boston

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Freedom Trail
4.7

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 25th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, explore the striking landscape at Perkins Cove, and then enjoy the sea views from Nubble Lighthouse.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Ogunquit travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Boston to Ogunquit takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Boston in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Ogunquit, with lows of 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Acadia National Park.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Lighthouse
Nubble Lighthouse
4.8
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Geologic Formation
Perkins Cove
4.5

1
night

Acadia National Park ©

First Eastern National Park

The first national park east of the Mississippi River, Acadia National Park draws visitors with its rugged landscape of ocean shoreline, low-slung granite mountains, dense woodlands, and pristine lakes.
On the 26th (Mon), explore the landscape on two wheels at Carriage Roads, then take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain, and then explore and take pictures at Park Loop Road.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Acadia National Park road trip tool.

Getting from Ogunquit to Acadia National Park by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, train, and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 59°F in October, and nighttime lows around 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to North Conway.

Things to do in Acadia National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Trails
Highlights from your trip
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Scenic Drive
Park Loop Road
4.7
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Mountain
Cadillac Mountain
4.8
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Biking Trail
Carriage Roads
4.8

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): see the sky in a new way at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, then delve into the lush surroundings at White Mountain National Forest, and then admire all the interesting features of Kancamagus Highway. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Diana's Baths, then admire the sheer force of Glen Ellis Falls, and then surround yourself with nature on Bretton Woods Canopy Tour.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the North Conway trip planner.

Traveling by car from Acadia National Park to North Conway takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of car, flight, and bus. In October, daily temperatures in North Conway can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Burlington.

Things to do in North Conway

Nature · Outdoors · Parks · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Waterfall
Glen Ellis Falls
4.8

1
night
Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. On the 29th (Thu), examine the collection at Shelburne Museum, soar above the sights with Above Reality Inc. Hot Air Balloon Rides, and then hunt for treasures at Church Street Marketplace.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Burlington road trip planner.

You can drive from North Conway to Burlington in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. October in Burlington sees daily highs of 62°F and lows of 44°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Burlington

Shopping · Museums · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Specialty Museum
Shelburne Museum
4.7

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