3 days in New England Itinerary

3 days in New England Itinerary

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3 days in New England Itinerary

Start: Shelton
Drive:  3​h 15​min
1
Boston
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Newport
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
End: Shelton

1
night
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.
On the 26th (Fri), make a trip to Faneuil Hall Marketplace and then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts. On your second day here, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, make a trip to Newbury Street, and then wander the streets of North End.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Boston trip itinerary builder tool .

Newark to Boston is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. July in Boston sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 67°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can drive to Newport.

Things to do in Boston

Outdoors Tours Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Dolphin & Whale Watching
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Faneuil Hall Marketplace ©
Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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night
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 28th (Sun): get a taste of the local shopping with Thames Glass, then examine the collection at The Breakers, then hike along Cliff Walk, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Ocean Drive Historic District.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Newport trip planner .

Traveling by car from Boston to Newport takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors Historic Sites Museums
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The Breakers ©
The Breakers
Ocean Drive Historic District ©
Ocean Drive Historic District
Thames Glass ©
Thames Glass

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