20 days in New England Itinerary

20 days in New England Itinerary

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20 days in New England Itinerary

Start: Zurich
Fly + Drive:  12​h 45​min
1
Sandwich
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Provincetown
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Brattleboro
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Lincoln
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
5
Boothbay Harbor
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Ogunquit
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Boston
— 5 nights
Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: Zurich

1
night
Sandwich

Sandwich ©
Sandwich is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States. Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): explore the activities along Cape Cod Canal and then appreciate the history behind Plymouth Rock.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Sandwich travel itinerary planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Sandwich is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -6 hour difference. September in Sandwich sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Provincetown.

Things to do in Sandwich

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Plymouth, Cape Cod Canal, Shining Sea Bikeway
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Plimoth Plantation ©
Plimoth Plantation
Shining Sea Bikeway ©
Shining Sea Bikeway
Plymouth Rock ©
Plymouth Rock

1
night
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.
For reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Provincetown online itinerary creator.

You can drive from Sandwich to Provincetown in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 15°C. You will leave for Brattleboro on the 29th (Fri).

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors Parks Tours

3
nights
Brattleboro

Brattleboro ©
Brattleboro, originally Brattleborough, is a town in Windham County, Vermont, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Brattleboro side-trips: Bennington (The Apple Barn and Country Bake Shop & Bennington Battle Monument), Clark Art Institute (in Williamstown) and MASS MoCA (in North Adams).

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Brattleboro custom trip planner.

Drive from Provincetown to Brattleboro in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Provincetown in September, Brattleboro is slightly colder at night with lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Lincoln.

Things to do in Brattleboro

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Bennington, Hancock Shaker Village, The Clark Art Institute, MASS MoCA, The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home
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The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home ©
The Mount, Edith Wharton's Home
The Clark Art Institute ©
The Clark Art Institute
Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home ©
Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home

4
nights
Lincoln

Lincoln ©
Stretching through the White Mountain National Forest, Lincoln welcomes hikers along the Appalachian Trail.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lincoln: Santa's Village (in Jefferson) and Mt Washington Auto Rd (in Gorham). There's still lots to do: cruise along Kancamagus Highway, contemplate the waterfront views at Profile Lake, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and take in the dramatic natural features at Flume Gorge.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Lincoln itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Brattleboro to Lincoln takes 2.5 hours. In October in Lincoln, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Boothbay Harbor.

Things to do in Lincoln

Outdoors Scenic Drive Theme Parks

Side Trips

Franconia, Santa's Village, Mount Washington Auto Road, Kancamagus Highway, Chutters
Highlights from your plan
Kancamagus Highway ©
Kancamagus Highway
Santa's Village ©
Santa's Village
Flume Gorge ©
Flume Gorge

2
nights
Boothbay Harbor

Boothbay Harbor ©
Boothbay Harbor is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens and then enjoy some music at Boothbay Harbor House of Pizza. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sun): get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour and then visit a coastal fixture at Pemaquid Point Lighthouse.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Boothbay Harbor itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Lincoln to Boothbay Harbor takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can drive to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Boothbay Harbor

Parks Nightlife Shopping

Side Trips

Pemaquid Point Lighthouse, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens ©
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse ©
Pemaquid Point Lighthouse
Opera House at Boothbay Harbor ©
Opera House at Boothbay Harbor

2
nights
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 9th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Ogunquit Beach and then get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Ogunquit vacation trip planner.

You can drive from Boothbay Harbor to Ogunquit in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in October, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can go by car to Boston.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Ogunquit Beach ©
Ogunquit Beach

5
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Boston side-trips: Salem (The House of the Seven Gables & Peabody Essex Museum). There's lots more to do: admire all the interesting features of Fenway Park, stroll through Charles River Esplanade, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Boston trip generator.

You can drive from Ogunquit to Boston in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Ogunquit in October since evenings lows in Boston dip to 11°C. On the 15th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Salem
Highlights from your plan
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail
Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts

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