15 days in New England Itinerary

15 days in New England Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 3 nights
2
Ogunquit
— 1 night
3
Lincoln
— 2 nights
4
Plymouth
— 1 night
5
Nantucket
— 3 nights
6
Provincetown
— 3 nights

3
nights
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Family-friendly places like Sand Beach and Ocean Path will thrill your kids. Take a break from the city and head to Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail and Great Head Trail. There's still lots to do: tee off at Pirate's Cove Miniature Golf, look for all kinds of wild species at Shore Path, get a new perspective on nature at George B. Dorr Museum of Natural History, and contemplate the waterfront views at Jordan Pond Path Trailhead.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Bar Harbor itinerary planner.

Denver to Bar Harbor is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Denver to Bar Harbor due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Denver in June, plan for little chillier days in Bar Harbor, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to drive to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, Indian Point Blagden Preserve
Highlights from your plan
Great Head Trail ©
Great Head Trail
Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail ©
Champlain Mountain & Beehive Loop Trail
Sand Beach ©
Sand Beach

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 6th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Wells Beach, thenkick back and relax at Ogunquit Beach, and then visit a coastal fixture at Nubble Lighthouse.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Ogunquit trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bar Harbor to Ogunquit takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Traveling from Bar Harbor in June, expect nights in Ogunquit to be about the same, around °F, while days are a bit warmer, around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can go by car to Lincoln.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Wells Beach, Nubble Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Wells Beach ©
Wells Beach
Nubble Lighthouse ©
Nubble Lighthouse
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach

2
nights
Lincoln

Lincoln ©
Stretching through the White Mountain National Forest, Lincoln welcomes hikers along the Appalachian Trail.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Flume Gorge and then explore the striking landscape at The Basin at Franconia Notch State Park. On the 8th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at Santa's Village and then walk around Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Lincoln trip planner.

You can drive from Ogunquit to Lincoln in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Lincoln can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to drive to Plymouth.

Things to do in Lincoln

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trips

Franconia, Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves, Santa's Village
Highlights from your plan
The Basin at Franconia Notch State Park ©
The Basin at Franconia Notch State Park
Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves ©
Lost River Gorge and Boulder Caves
Flume Gorge ©
Flume Gorge

1
night
Plymouth

Plymouth ©
Rightly calling itself "America's Hometown," Plymouth holds a prominent place in the nation's history and culture as the site of the first Puritan colony.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): examine the collection at Heritage Museums & Gardens, take an in-depth tour of Plimoth Plantation, and then look and learn at Blake Planetarium.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Plymouth vacation maker.

Drive from Lincoln to Plymouth in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °F in June, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Nantucket.

Things to do in Plymouth

Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Heritage Museums & Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens
Plimoth Plantation ©
Plimoth Plantation
Blake Planetarium ©
Blake Planetarium

3
nights
Nantucket

Nantucket ©
Nantucket is an island about 30mi by ferry south from Cape Cod, in the American state of Massachusetts. Get some historical perspective at Sankaty Head Lighthouse and Altar Rock. Family-friendly places like Madaket Beach and Whaling Museum will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Egan Maritime's Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Jetties Beach, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Unitarian Universalist Meeting House Nantucket, and enjoy the sand and surf at Surfside Beach.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Nantucket trip planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and ferry from Plymouth to Nantucket takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Plymouth in June, expect nights in Nantucket to be about the same, around °F, while days are little chillier, around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Provincetown.

Things to do in Nantucket

Beaches Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Sankaty Head Lighthouse ©
Sankaty Head Lighthouse
Madaket Beach ©
Madaket Beach

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.
Attractions like Herring Cove Beach and Marconi Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum and Cove Burying Ground are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Go for a jaunt from Provincetown to Orleans to see Nauset Beach about 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Race Point Beach, take a memorable tour with Tours, and learn more about the world around you at Sea Space Marine Discovery Center.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Provincetown travel route builder app.

You can do a combination of ferry and taxi from Nantucket to Provincetown in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in June, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Cove Burying Ground, Marconi Beach, Nauset Beach
Highlights from your plan
Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach
Herring Cove Beach ©
Herring Cove Beach
Marconi Beach ©
Marconi Beach

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