17 days in New England Itinerary

17 days in New England Itinerary

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Boston
— 2 nights
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Newport
— 2 nights
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Sandwich
— 2 nights
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Nantucket
— 2 nights
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Provincetown
— 2 nights
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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 2 nights

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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.
When in Boston, make a side trip to see Dolphin & Whale Watching in Gloucester, approximately Gloucester away. And it doesn't end there: see where the action happens at Fenway Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden, browse the different shops at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, and get advice or help at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Boston online holiday planner.

Sydney, Australia to Boston is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Boston is minus 15 hours. In September, daytime highs in Boston are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to drive to Newport.

Things to do in Boston

Museums · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Dolphin & Whale Watching
Highlights from your plan
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail
Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Cliff Walk, catch all the local highlights with Sightsailing of Newport, then choose your vessel at Classic Cruises of Newport, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Beavertail Lighthouse and Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Thu): admire the striking features of The Elms, then examine the collection at The Breakers, then admire the striking features of Marble House, and finally take a memorable drive along Ocean Drive Historic District.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Newport day trip site.

Traveling by car from Boston to Newport takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Newport can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can go by car to Sandwich.

Things to do in Newport

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

Beavertail Lighthouse and Park
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Cliff Walk ©
Cliff Walk
The Breakers ©
The Breakers
Sightsailing of Newport ©
Sightsailing of Newport

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Sandwich

Sandwich ©
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. On the 27th (Fri), examine the collection at Heritage Museums & Gardens, then take an in-depth tour of Plimoth Plantation, then steep yourself in history at Mayflower II, and finally appreciate the history behind Plymouth Rock. On the 28th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Sandwich Glass Museum, explore the landscape on two wheels at Shining Sea Bikeway, then enjoy the sand and surf at Old Silver Beach, and finally explore the activities along Cape Cod Canal.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Sandwich day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Newport to Sandwich takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daytime highs in Sandwich are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Nantucket.

Things to do in Sandwich

Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Plymouth, Falmouth, Cape Cod Canal
Highlights from your plan
Plimoth Plantation ©
Plimoth Plantation
Old Silver Beach ©
Old Silver Beach
Cape Cod Canal ©
Cape Cod Canal

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Nantucket

Nantucket ©
Nantucket is an island about 30mi by ferry south from Cape Cod, in the American state of Massachusetts. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): kick back and relax at Jetties Beach, then visit a coastal fixture at Brant Point Lighthouse, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Surfside Beach. On the 30th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to First Congregational Church, then kick back and relax at Madaket Beach, and then examine the collection at Whaling Museum.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Nantucket online route maker.

Traveling by combination of taxi and ferry from Sandwich to Nantucket takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In September, daily temperatures in Nantucket can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Provincetown.

Things to do in Nantucket

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Jetties Beach ©
Jetties Beach
Whaling Museum ©
Whaling Museum
Madaket Beach ©
Madaket Beach

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): get lost in a book at Provincetown Library, then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then kick back and relax at Race Point Beach. On the 2nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum and then kick back and relax at Cape Cod National Seashore.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Provincetown fast, fun, and easy.

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. September in Provincetown sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Cape Cod National Seashore
Highlights from your plan
Race Point Beach ©
Race Point Beach
Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum ©
Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum

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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. Bar Harbor is known for wildlife, trails, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Cadillac Mountain, admire the natural beauty at Asticou Azalea Garden, identify plant and animal life at Shore Path, and take a memorable drive along Park Loop Road.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Bar Harbor trip website.

Traveling by flight from Provincetown to Bar Harbor takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Provincetown in October, expect slightly colder with lows of 6°C in Bar Harbor. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Acadia National Park, Asticou Azalea Garden
Highlights from your plan
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Park Loop Road ©
Park Loop Road

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