31 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

31 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

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31 days in Rhode Island Itinerary

Start: Columbus
+5
Fly + bus + foot + train + bus + ferry:  7​h
1
New Shoreham, Block Island
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Charlestown
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Little Compton
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Providence
— 8 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Columbus

7
nights
New Shoreham, Block Island

New Shoreham ©
New Shoreham is a town in Washington County, Rhode Island, United States. New Shoreham is known for nature, historic sites, beaches, outdoors, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Mohegan Bluffs, take in the waterfront at Mansion Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Coast Guard Beach, and enjoy the sea views from South East Lighthouse.

To plan New Shoreham vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Columbus to New Shoreham is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight, bus, train, and ferry. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Columbus in July: highs in New Shoreham hover around 77°F, while lows dip to 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel to Charlestown.

Things to do in New Shoreham

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Mohegan Bluffs ©
Mohegan Bluffs
South East Lighthouse ©
South East Lighthouse
Block Island Fishworks ©
Block Island Fishworks

8
nights
Charlestown

Charlestown ©
Charlestown is a town in Washington County, Rhode Island, United States. Venture out of the city with trips to Westerly (Watch Hill Outfitters & Wilcox Park), Narragansett Beach (in Narragansett) and Hannah Robinson Tower (in South Kingstown). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Misquamicut State Beach, stroll through Charlestown Town Beach, enjoy the sea views from Point Judith Lighthouse, and stop by Fantastic Umbrella Factory.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Charlestown holiday builder app .

Traveling by car from New Shoreham to Charlestown takes 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Little Compton.

Things to do in Charlestown

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Narragansett, Westerly, South Kingstown, Misquamicut, The Glass Station
Highlights from your plan
Misquamicut State Beach ©
Misquamicut State Beach
Charlestown Town Beach ©
Charlestown Town Beach
Narragansett Beach ©
Narragansett Beach

7
nights
Little Compton

Little Compton ©
Little Compton is a town in Newport County, Rhode Island, United States. Explore Little Compton's surroundings by going to Ocean Drive Historic District (in Newport) and Jamestown (Claiborne Pell Newport Bridge & Beavertail Lighthouse and Park). Spend the 9th (Thu) exploring nature at Sachuest Point National Wildlife Refuge. There's much more to do: trek along Cliff Walk, enjoy the sand and surf at Goosewing Beach Preserve, admire the striking features of The Elms, and contemplate the long history of Marble House.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Little Compton trip planning tool .

You can drive from Charlestown to Little Compton in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in August, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Providence.

Things to do in Little Compton

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Newport, Middletown, Jamestown, Newport Polo, Fogland Beach
Highlights from your plan
The Breakers ©
The Breakers
Ocean Drive Historic District ©
Ocean Drive Historic District
Sightsailing of Newport ©
Sightsailing of Newport

8
nights
Providence

Providence ©
Providence has undergone a major upgrade in recent years, transforming from a rough-around-the-edges industrial city into an epicenter of culture.
Venture out of the city with trips to Nathanael Greene Homestead (in Coventry), Bristol (Hope Street, Colt State Park, & more) and Goddard State Park (in Warwick). There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of WaterFire Providence, admire the masterpieces at RISD Museum, meet the residents at Roger Williams Park Zoo, and get lost in a book at John Hay Library.

To find more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Providence trip planner .

You can drive from Little Compton to Providence in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in August, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Providence

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bristol, Cranston, Warwick, Pawtucket, Nathanael Greene Homestead
Highlights from your plan
Colt State Park ©
Colt State Park
WaterFire ©
WaterFire
RISD Museum ©
RISD Museum

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