4 days in Plymouth & Boston Itinerary

4 days in Plymouth & Boston Itinerary

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Plymouth
— 1 day
Drive
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Boston
— 3 nights
Drive

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Plymouth

— 1 day

America's Hometown

Rightly calling itself "America's Hometown," Plymouth holds a prominent place in the nation's history and culture as the site of the first Puritan colony.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): appreciate the history behind Plymouth Rock, then contemplate the long history of Mayflower II, and then get all the information you need at Plymouth Visitor Information Center.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Plymouth tour planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Plymouth. In September, daytime highs in Plymouth are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Boston.

Things to do in Plymouth

Historic Sites · Museums

Boston

— 3 nights

Beantown

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.
Freedom Trail has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): browse the different shops at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, stop by Brookline Booksmith, and then get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: get advice or help at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library, then take a stroll through Newbury Street, and then stop by Harvard Book Store.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Boston trip planner.

You can drive from Plymouth to Boston in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September in Boston, expect temperatures between 75°F during the day and 59°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trips