15 days in New England Itinerary

15 days in New England Itinerary

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15 days in New England Itinerary

Start: Bristol
train + Fly:  10​h 30​min
1
Provincetown
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Sandwich
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Newport
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Boston
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Ogunquit
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
6
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Bristol

2
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.
On the 15th (Sat), pause for some photo ops at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum and then take a leisurely stroll along MacMillan Wharf. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Herring Cove Beach, then see the interesting displays at Provincetown Art Association and Museum, then browse the collection at Provincetown Library, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Race Point Beach.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Provincetown trip planner .

Bristol, UK to Provincetown is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to drive to Sandwich.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Nauset Beach, Marconi Beach, Salt Pond Visitor Center
Highlights from your plan
Race Point Beach ©
Race Point Beach
Herring Cove Beach ©
Herring Cove Beach
Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach

2
nights
Sandwich

Sandwich ©
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): engage your brain at Sandwich Glass Museum, see the interesting displays at Heritage Museums & Gardens, then explore the world behind art at Highfield Hall & Gardens, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at Shining Sea Bikeway. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Chatham Lighthouse Beach, contemplate the long history of Edward Gorey House, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sandy Neck Beach.

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Drive from Provincetown to Sandwich in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Sandwich, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to drive to Newport.

Things to do in Sandwich

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Falmouth, Chatham Lighthouse Beach, Edward Gorey House
Highlights from your plan
Shining Sea Bikeway ©
Shining Sea Bikeway
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Sandwich Glass Museum ©
Sandwich Glass Museum

3
nights
Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Change things up with these side-trips from Newport: Colt State Park (in Bristol), Fantastic Umbrella Factory (in Charlestown) and Narragansett (Salty Brine State Beach & Roger W. Wheeler State Beach). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Cliff Walk, see the interesting displays at The Breakers, cruise along Ocean Drive Historic District, and admire the striking features of The Elms.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Newport day trip planning tool .

Getting from Sandwich to Newport by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Newport can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can drive to Boston.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Narragansett, Goosewing Beach Preserve, Fantastic Umbrella Factory, Colt State Park
Highlights from your plan
Goosewing Beach Preserve ©
Goosewing Beach Preserve
The Breakers ©
The Breakers
Ocean Drive Historic District ©
Ocean Drive Historic District

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.
Boston is known for historic sites, museums, parks, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire all the interesting features of Fenway Park, get engrossed in the history at USS Constitution Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail, and admire the natural beauty at Boston Public Garden.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Boston trip planner.

You can drive from Newport to Boston in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in June, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts

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.
On the 26th (Wed), get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway, visit a coastal fixture at Cape Neddick Nubble Lighthouse, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ogunquit Beach, and finally look for gifts at Spoiled Rotten.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Ogunquit trip maker app .

You can drive from Boston to Ogunquit in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Boston in June since evenings lows in Ogunquit dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to drive to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. On the 27th (Thu), see the interesting displays at The Seal Cove Auto Museum, then head off the coast to Mount Desert Island, and then identify plant and animal life at Shore Path. On the next day, make a trip to Land Bridge to Bar Island, head outdoors with Dorr Mountain, and then take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain.

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You can drive from Ogunquit to Bar Harbor in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and car. Traveling from Ogunquit in June, expect nights in Bar Harbor to be about the same, around 13°C, while days are little chillier, around 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, The Seal Cove Auto Museum
Highlights from your plan
Mount Desert Island ©
Mount Desert Island
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
The Seal Cove Auto Museum ©
The Seal Cove Auto Museum

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