11 days in New York City & New England Itinerary

11 days in New York City & New England Itinerary

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New York City
— 3 nights
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Old Lyme
— 2 nights
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Newport
— 2 nights
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Boston
— 2 nights
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Portland
— 1 night

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New York City

New York City ©

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): steep yourself in history at 9/11 Memorial and then take in the pleasant sights at Central Park. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, stop by Times Square, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the New York City trip itinerary builder tool.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to New York City. July in New York City sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 72°F at night. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Old Lyme.

Things to do in New York City

Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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Old Lyme

Old Lyme ©
Old Lyme is a town in New London County, Connecticut, United States. On the 15th (Wed), admire the masterpieces at Florence Griswold Museum and then take in the pleasant sights at Main Street Park, Essex Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Thu): get in on the family fun at The Dinosaur Place at Nature's Art Village and then admire the majestic nature at Rocky Neck State Park.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Old Lyme trip itinerary planner.

Getting from New York City to Old Lyme by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from New York City in July; daily highs in Old Lyme reach 81°F and lows reach 66°F. On the 17th (Fri), you'll travel to Newport.

Things to do in Old Lyme

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

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The Dinosaur Place at Nature's Art Village ©
The Dinosaur Place at Nature's Art Village
Florence Griswold Museum ©
Florence Griswold Museum
Rocky Neck State Park ©
Rocky Neck State Park

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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.
On the 17th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Marble House and then cruise along Ocean Drive Historic District. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sat): see the interesting displays at The Breakers, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Cliff Walk, then steep yourself in history at The Elms, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Catholic Church.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Newport driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Old Lyme to Newport in 1.5 hours. In July in Newport, expect temperatures between 80°F during the day and 66°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Sun) before leaving for Boston.

Things to do in Newport

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Trails · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Cliff Walk ©
Cliff Walk
The Breakers ©
The Breakers
Marble House ©
Marble House

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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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts and then take an in-depth tour of USS Constitution Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, get a variety of perspectives on a duck tour, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Boston holiday maker app.

Traveling by car from Newport to Boston takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daily temperatures in Boston can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 67°F. You'll have a few hours on the 21st (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Portland.

Things to do in Boston

Museums · Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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Portland

Portland ©

The Forest City

Maine's biggest and perhaps most vibrant city, Portland was established as a fishing village in 1633 and grew to become New England's largest port.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): enjoy the sea views from Portland Head Light and then examine the collection at Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad Company and Museum.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Portland trip planner.

Getting from Boston to Portland by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Portland when traveling from Boston in July, with lows around 61°F. You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Portland

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light
Portland Observatory ©
Portland Observatory

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