15 days in New England Itinerary

15 days in New England Itinerary

Created using Inspirock New England visit planner

Make it your trip
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Boston
— 4 nights
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Newport
— 3 nights
Drive
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Provincetown
— 2 nights
Fly
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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 2 nights
Drive
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Portland
— 2 nights
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Boston

— 4 nights

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.
Explore Boston's surroundings by going to Plymouth (Mayflower II & Plymouth Rock), Heritage Museums & Gardens (in Sandwich) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Gloucester). And it doesn't end there: walk around Boston Public Garden, take a stroll through North End, browse the different shops at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, and steep yourself in history at Granary Burying Ground.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Boston vacation app.

Singapore, Singapore to Boston is an approximately 24.5-hour flight. You'll gain 13 hours traveling from Singapore to Boston due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in August, expect Boston to be a bit cooler, temps between 32°C and 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Boston

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Newport

— 3 nights

City by the Sea

With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Venture out of the city with trips to Falmouth (Shining Sea Bikeway & Old Silver Beach) and Colt State Park (in Bristol). The adventure continues: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, tour the old-fashioned way with a train tour, examine the collection at Newport Car Museum, and get to know the fascinating history of Cliff Walk.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Newport tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Boston to Newport in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Newport can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Provincetown.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Provincetown

— 2 nights

Birthplace of American Liberty

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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): appreciate the history behind Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, then get a sense of history and politics at Provincetown Town Hall, then enjoy the sand and surf at Marconi Beach, and finally stroll through Coast Guard Beach. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Atwood Museum, stroll through Nauset Light Beach, and then take a leisurely stroll along MacMillan Wharf.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Provincetown road trip site.

You can fly from Newport to Provincetown in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In August, daytime highs in Provincetown are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

— 2 nights
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. On the 11th (Wed), take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain, take an in-depth tour of Somesville Historical Museum and Gardens, then cruise along Park Loop Road, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at The Seal Cove Auto Museum, then take in the dramatic natural features at Schoodic Point, and then identify plant and animal life at Shore Path.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Bar Harbor trip maker website.

Traveling by flight from Provincetown to Bar Harbor takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Provincetown in August, Bar Harbor is a bit cooler at night with lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Portland

— 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway, and then kick back and relax at Ogunquit Beach.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Portland trip planning website.

You can drive from Bar Harbor to Portland in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. August in Portland sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. You'll set off for home on the 14th (Sat).

Things to do in Portland

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips