3 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

3 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

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3 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Newport
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
New Shoreham, Block Island
— 1 night
+2
ferry + bus + Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Philadelphia

1
night
Newport

Newport ©
With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Cliff Walk. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of The Elms, see the interesting displays at The Breakers, then take a memorable drive along Ocean Drive Historic District, and finally contemplate the long history of Fort Adams State Park.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Newport road trip planning tool .

Philadelphia to Newport is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Philadelphia in July, expect Newport to be slightly colder, temps between 80°F and 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to drive to New Shoreham.

Things to do in Newport

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks
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Ocean Drive Historic District ©
Ocean Drive Historic District
The Elms
The Elms
The Breakers ©
The Breakers

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night
New Shoreham, Block Island

New Shoreham ©
New Shoreham is a town in Washington County, Rhode Island, United States. On the 7th (Sun), hike along Mohegan Bluffs, then enjoy the sea views from South East Lighthouse, and then enjoy the sea views from North Lighthouse.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read New Shoreham trip itinerary site .

Traveling by car from Newport to New Shoreham takes 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in New Shoreham are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Shoreham

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
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South East Lighthouse ©
South East Lighthouse
Mohegan Bluffs ©
Mohegan Bluffs
North Lighthouse ©
North Lighthouse

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