12 days in New England Itinerary

12 days in New England Itinerary

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12 days in New England Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  8​h 30​min
1
Provincetown
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Falmouth
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Ogunquit
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Boston
— 3 nights
Fly:  9​h 45​min
End: Manchester

3
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Corn Hill Beach and Marconi Beach. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Cove Burying Ground and Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Provincetown: Nauset Beach (in Orleans) and Eastham (Coast Guard Beach & Nauset Light Beach). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Race Point Beach, stroll through Herring Cove Beach, do a tasting at Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod, and appreciate the history behind Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Provincetown trip builder .

Manchester, UK to Provincetown is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Manchester to Provincetown is minus 5 hours. Traveling from Manchester in August, expect Provincetown to be a bit warmer, temps between 30°C and 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to drive to Falmouth.

Things to do in Provincetown

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Eastham, Wellfleet, Nauset Beach, Corn Hill Beach, Truro Vineyards of Cape Cod
Highlights from your plan
Race Point Beach ©
Race Point Beach
Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach
Coast Guard Beach ©
Coast Guard Beach

3
nights
Falmouth

Falmouth ©
Falmouth is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States; Barnstable County is coextensive with Cape Cod. We've included these beaches for you: Old Silver Beach and Craigville Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Shining Sea Bikeway and Gray's Beach. Explore Falmouth's surroundings by going to Hoxie House (in Sandwich), Beavertail Lighthouse and Park (in Jamestown) and Yarmouth Port (Edward Gorey House & Captain Bangs Hallet House Museum). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Goosewing Beach Preserve and take in nature's colorful creations at Spohr Gardens.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Falmouth online visit planner .

You can drive from Provincetown to Falmouth in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Falmouth are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Falmouth

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Yarmouth Port, Beavertail Lighthouse and Park, Goosewing Beach Preserve, Hoxie House, Craigville Beach
Highlights from your plan
Shining Sea Bikeway ©
Shining Sea Bikeway
Craigville Beach ©
Craigville Beach
Edward Gorey House ©
Edward Gorey House

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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, visit a coastal fixture at Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Ogunquit Beach.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Ogunquit holiday planning website .

Traveling by car from Falmouth to Ogunquit takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Falmouth in August since evenings lows in Ogunquit dip to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Boston.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach
Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse ©
Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse

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.
Popular historic sites such as Freedom Trail and Mount Auburn Cemetery are in your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Boston side-trips: Concord (Orchard House & Walden Pond State Reservation). There's lots more to do: admire all the interesting features of Fenway Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, and browse the different shops at Faneuil Hall Marketplace.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Boston trip itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by car from Ogunquit to Boston takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Ogunquit in August, Boston is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Concord, Mount Auburn Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail
Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House ©
Louisa May Alcott's Orchard House
Mount Auburn Cemetery ©
Mount Auburn Cemetery

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