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. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): explore the activities along Cape Cod Canal and then steep yourself in history at Plymouth Rock.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Sandwich trip planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Sandwich is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Zurich to Sandwich is minus 6 hours. September in Sandwich sees daily highs of 72°F and lows of 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to drive 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

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 2nd (Mon), see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Provincetown itinerary planner.

Drive from Sandwich to Provincetown in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October in Provincetown, expect temperatures between 62°F during the day and 49°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Brattleboro.

Things to do in Provincetown

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching

3
nights
Brattleboro

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

To find traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Brattleboro itinerary maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Provincetown to Brattleboro. Traveling from Provincetown in October, Brattleboro is slightly colder at night with lows of 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow 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, Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home
Highlights from your plan
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Lincoln side-trips: Mt Washington Auto Rd (in Gorham) and Santa's Village (in Jefferson). And it doesn't end there: take a memorable drive along Kancamagus Highway, get your game on at Clark's Trading Post, explore the striking landscape at Flume Gorge, and explore the activities along Profile Lake.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Lincoln travel itinerary creator.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Brattleboro to Lincoln. Expect a daytime high around 59°F in October, and nighttime lows around 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Boothbay Harbor.

Things to do in Lincoln

Outdoors Scenic Drive Theme Parks

Side Trips

Franconia, Kancamagus Highway, Chutters, Santa's Village, Mount Washington Auto Road
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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. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens and then experience the emotional art of opera at Boothbay Harbor House of Pizza. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Wed): visit a coastal fixture at Pemaquid Point Lighthouse.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Boothbay Harbor vacation planner.

Getting from Lincoln to Boothbay Harbor by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 59°F in October, and nighttime lows around 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to drive to Ogunquit.

Things to do in Boothbay Harbor

Parks Nightlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Pemaquid Point Lighthouse
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 12th (Thu): stroll through Ogunquit Beach and then get to know the fascinating history of Marginal Way Walkway.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Ogunquit trip builder.

Traveling by car from Boothbay Harbor to Ogunquit takes 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 60°F in October, and nighttime lows around 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can drive to Boston.

Things to do in Ogunquit

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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 still lots to do: explore and take pictures at Fenway Park, explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, get some jogging in at Charles River Esplanade, and wander the streets of Newbury Street.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Boston itinerary planner.

You can drive from Ogunquit to Boston in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Ogunquit in October, expect a bit warmer with lows of 49°F in Boston. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Wed) to allow time for 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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