18 days in New England Itinerary

18 days in New England Itinerary

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Provincetown
— 2 nights
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Sandwich
— 2 nights
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Newport
— 3 nights
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Boston
— 5 nights
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Ogunquit
— 1 night
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North Conway
— 2 nights
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Burlington
— 2 nights

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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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): kick back and relax at Cape Cod National Seashore and then admire the masterpieces at Provincetown Art Association and Museum. On the next day, stroll through Race Point Beach, then kick back and relax at Long Point, then appreciate the history behind Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, and finally take a leisurely stroll along MacMillan Wharf.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Provincetown day trip website.

Portland to Provincetown is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and ferry. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Portland to Provincetown due to the time zone difference. October in Provincetown sees daily highs of 63°F and lows of 49°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Sandwich.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Cape Cod National Seashore
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Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum ©
Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum
Race Point Beach ©
Race Point Beach

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Sandwich

Sandwich ©
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. On the 16th (Fri), see majestic marine mammals with Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises, get curious at Sandwich Glass Museum, then relax in the rural setting at Coonamessett Farm, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Cape Cod Canal. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Plimoth Plantation, don't miss a visit to Plymouth Rock, then get engrossed in the history at Mayflower II, and finally make a trip to Old King's Hwy.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Sandwich travel route planner.

Drive from Provincetown to Sandwich in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 64°F in October, and nighttime lows around 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Sandwich

Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Plymouth, Hyannis Whale Watcher Cruises, Cape Cod Canal, Coonamessett Farm
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Sandwich Glass Museum ©
Sandwich Glass Museum
Old King's Hwy ©
Old King's Hwy
Plimoth Plantation ©
Plimoth Plantation

3
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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: Skydive Danielson (in Killingly), Mystic Seaport Museum (in Mystic) and La Gondola (in Providence). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at The Breakers, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Catholic Church, take a memorable drive along Ocean Drive Historic District, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Cliff Walk.

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Traveling by car from Sandwich to Newport takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daily temperatures in Newport can reach 64°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to Boston.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors · Tours · Museums

Side Trips

Hearthside House, Skydive Danielson, Mystic Seaport Museum, La Gondola
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The Breakers ©
The Breakers
Cliff Walk ©
Cliff Walk
Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Salem (The House of the Seven Gables, Salem Witch Museum, &more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, appreciate the extensive heritage of Freedom Trail, take an in-depth tour of USS Constitution Museum, and take a stroll through North End.

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Traveling by car from Newport to Boston takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to drive to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Boston

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Salem
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Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail

1
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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 (Mon), appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway, explore the striking landscape at Perkins Cove, then enjoy the sea views from Nubble Lighthouse, and finally get outside with Fisherman's Walk.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Ogunquit trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Boston to Ogunquit in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Ogunquit when traveling from Boston in October, with lows around 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to drive to North Conway.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

York
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Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Nubble Lighthouse ©
Nubble Lighthouse
Perkins Cove ©
Perkins Cove

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North Conway

North Conway ©
North Conway combines colonial New England architecture with outlet shops selling goods from some of the world's most recognizable brands, all set amid the scenery of the White Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): look and learn at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, take a peaceful walk through White Mountain National Forest, and then take a memorable drive along Kancamagus Highway. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Diana's Baths, admire the sheer force of Glen Ellis Falls, and then take a memorable tour with Bretton Woods Canopy Tour.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the North Conway trip planner.

Getting from Ogunquit to North Conway by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Ogunquit in October since evenings lows in North Conway dip to 45°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can go by car to Burlington.

Things to do in North Conway

Nature · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Bretton Woods Canopy Tour, Glen Ellis Falls, White Mountain National Forest
Highlights from your plan
Kancamagus Highway ©
Kancamagus Highway
White Mountain National Forest ©
White Mountain National Forest
Glen Ellis Falls ©
Glen Ellis Falls

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Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. On the 29th (Thu), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Mansfield State Forest, trek along Stowe Recreation Path, and then get interesting insight from Above Reality Inc. Hot Air Balloon Rides. On the next day, make a trip to Church Street Marketplace and then see the interesting displays at Shelburne Museum.

For other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Burlington journey planner.

Traveling by car from North Conway to Burlington takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. In October in Burlington, expect temperatures between 62°F during the day and 44°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Burlington

Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Stowe, Above Reality Inc. Hot Air Balloon Rides, Shelburne Museum
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Stowe Recreation Path ©
Stowe Recreation Path
Shelburne Museum ©
Shelburne Museum
Mount Mansfield State Forest ©
Mount Mansfield State Forest

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