12 days in Massachusetts Itinerary

12 days in Massachusetts Itinerary

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12 days in Massachusetts Itinerary

Start: Miami
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  7​h
1
Sandwich
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Provincetown
— 4 nights
ferry:  1​h 30​min
3
Boston
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Miami

3
nights
Sandwich

Sandwich ©
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Take a break from Sandwich with a short trip to Chatham Lighthouse Beach in Chatham, about 34 minutes away. The adventure continues: explore the landscape on two wheels at Shining Sea Bikeway, hike along Cape Cod Rail Trail, see the interesting displays at Heritage Museums & Gardens, and enjoy the sand and surf at Old Silver Beach.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Sandwich driving holiday planning site .

Miami to Sandwich is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Miami in August; daily highs in Sandwich reach 78°F and lows reach 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Provincetown.

Things to do in Sandwich

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Plymouth, Falmouth, Cape Cod Rail Trail, Chatham Lighthouse Beach, John F Kennedy Hyannis Museum
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Cape Cod Rail Trail ©
Cape Cod Rail Trail
Plimoth Plantation ©
Plimoth Plantation
Old Silver Beach ©
Old Silver Beach

4
nights
Provincetown

Provincetown ©
A small resort town with a year-round population of just 3,000, Provincetown draws nearly 60,000 annual visitors with its scenic beaches, art colonies, galleries, theaters, and shops.
Explore Provincetown's surroundings by going to Salt Pond Visitor Center (in Eastham) and Nauset Beach (in Orleans). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape Cod National Seashore, enjoy the sand and surf at Marconi Beach, appreciate the history behind Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

Before you visit Provincetown, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Sandwich to Provincetown takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Provincetown can reach 78°F, while at night they dip to 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to ride a ferry to Boston.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Nauset Beach, Cape Cod National Seashore, Corn Hill Beach, Salt Pond Visitor Center, Marconi Beach
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Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Race Point Beach ©
Race Point Beach
Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach

4
nights
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.
When in Boston, make a side trip to see Dolphin & Whale Watching in Gloucester, approximately 50 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, get curious at Museum of Science, get engrossed in the history at USS Constitution Museum, and shop like a local with Faneuil Hall Marketplace.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Boston trip itinerary planning website .

Traveling by ferry from Provincetown to Boston takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. August in Boston sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 65°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Tours Parks

Side Trip

Dolphin & Whale Watching
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden

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